Marilyn Monroe photographs offered online only, March 10-15 at Heritage Auctions (

Marilyn Monroe photograph auction includes rare shots from "The Last Sitting"

  • March 9, 2015

Intimate photographs of Marilyn Monroe from Bert Stern's storied "Last Sitting" photo shoot may sell for a combined $36,000+ in a special auction March 10-15 at Heritage Auctions. The contemplative ...

Horned Mask; Japan; date unknown; wood, pigment, cord; 11 5/8 x 8 x 5 in.

Becoming Another: The Power of Masks Opens at Rubin Museum of Art

  • March 9, 2015

Across culture and time, masks have served to imbue power, transform identity, and connect people with each other and with their sense of the divine and the spiritual. In spring 2015, the Rubin ...

The Grateful Dead Family Jubilee Auction is April 11-12, 2015 through Donley Auction Services.

Grateful Dead Auction to Feature Band's Memorabilia

  • March 9, 2015

A once-­in-­a-­lifetime auction is bringing the most extraordinary private collection of Grateful Dead memorabilia to the Chicago area. Amid the high energy generated by the band’s ...

Tang dynasty figure of a standing court lady, featuring a rare deep blue glaze.  This eighth - century ceramic figure was a prized possession of Mr.  Rockefeller’s mother, and was later displayed in Mr.  Rockefeller’s office at 30 Rockefeller Plaza.

David Rockefeller Gives RISD Museum $2.5 Million to Support Decorative Arts and Design

  • March 9, 2015

$2 million endows a curatorial position $500,000 supports new David and Peggy Rockefeller Gallery Rockefeller promises substantial gift of artwork from his estate The RISD ...

Soga Shōhaku (1730–1781), Crane and Rising Sun; Edo period, 18th century; color and ink on paper; H.  18 1/2 x W.  28 in.  (47.0 x 71.0 cm).

Japanese Art Exhibitions and Events during Asia Week 2015: Members of the Japanese Art Dealers Association, Affiliated Galleries, Museums and Societies

  • March 9, 2015

Asia Week 2015 kicks off on Friday, March 13, marking the beginning of a week that will see over 50 gallery exhibitions in addition to museum shows, auctions, and lectures.  Over a dozen ...

Sam Kerbey, pioneer gun collector, center, and Russell Kerbey, who inherited the gun collection, as a young boy, far left.

Witherell's chosen to auction pioneer gun collection

  • March 6, 2015

Witherell's had been selected to auction the pioneering gun collection of a prominent Petaluma family. On Saturday March 14th, Witherell's will be offering nearly 100 antique firearms collected ...

Michael Furman, Photographer

Michael Furman – Photographer of the World's Most Significant Automobiles - Speaks on His Art at Rago Auctions on Tuesday, March 24

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • March 9, 2015

The Rago Arts and Auction Center hosts an open house on Tuesday, March 24 featuring photographer Michael Furman, photographer of the world’s most significant cars. Michael will speak on “The Art of ...

Seated Nude, 1929, Pen & ink wash on paper, 42.9 x 33.8 cms (163⁄4 x 131⁄4 in).  Courtesy Osborne Samuel Gallery.

Henry Moore: Sculpture and Drawings

  • Osborne Samuel Gallery
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  • May 22, 2015

Osborne Samuel, one of the world’s leading dealers in the work of Henry Moore (1898-1986), will present the first major show of the artist’s works since the 2010 exhibition at Tate Britain. The ...

The Jade Studios of The Imperial Workshops

  • Antique Reader Inc.
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  • March 8, 2015

"The imperial workshops, known as the Zaobanchu, and sometimes referred to as the office of manufactory, was the agency responsible for the making of objects needed by the imperial household. The ...

Ken Gonzales-Day, Hands Up, 2015, chromogenic print, 46 x 50 in

KEN GONZALES-DAY: RUN UP - 1920s Incident Inspires Film with Related Works from Ferguson Photography to Staged Die-ins

  • March 8, 2015

LA-based photographer Ken Gonzales-Day to premiere his 2012 Creative Capital Award Project "RUN UP" in his second solo exhibition at Luis De Jesus Los Angeles KEN GONZALES-DAY: RUN ...

Bevan Davies, 73 Mercer St.  Column, New York, 1975.

Bevan Davies' New York Photographs at Joseph Bellows Gallery

  • March 6, 2015

Joseph Bellows Gallery will present a solo exhibition, Bevan Davies New York, from March 14th through May 9, 2015. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, March 14th, ...

Shelley Spector Village, 2014.  Fabric.  60 X 60 X 168 inches.  Photography by Jason Wierzbicki

Shelley Spector: Keep the Home Fires Burning at Philadelphia Museum of Art

  • March 8, 2015

This spring the Philadelphia Museum of Art is presenting an exhibition of new work by Shelley Spector. The Philadelphia-based artist creates a site specific installation consisting of sculptures ...

April Bey, Meme

We Choose Art | A Feminist Perspective Opens in Hollywood

  • March 8, 2015

In honor or Women’s History Month, we are pleased to announce We Choose Art| A Feminist Perspective opening  March 13th from 7-11pm at The Montalban in Hollywood California. Following We ...

Museum Curators Converge in New York for Asia Week

In Pursuit of Masterpieces for Their Museums, Curators Head to New York for Asia Week

  • March 9, 2015

More than 100 Asian art curators from premier museums world-wide will make their annual expedition to Asia Week New York for an unprecedented nine-day extravaganza of 42 specially-curated shows by ...

* Chinese Porcelain Doucai 'Daoist Emblems' Bowl, Yongzheng Mark and Period

Lark Mason Associates To Preview Important Sale of Asian, Ancient & Ethnographic Works of Art During Asia Week New York

  • March 6, 2015

Lark Mason, founder and president of Lark Mason Associates, has announced that more than 500 lots of important Asian art will be on view during Asia Week New York, from March 13 through March 20 at ...

Archaic Chinese ritual bronze wine vessel with four ram heads.  Of the Shang Dynasty.

Archaic Chinese Bronzes On View At Gianguan Auctions Art Gallery

  • March 8, 2015

An exhibition of more than 100 ritual bronzes from China's Great Bronze Age are on view now through March 14th at the Art Gallery at Gianguan Auctions New York  The collection is on loan from ...

This Tiffany Studios Moorish-style hall lantern was the top lot of the auction, selling for $133,100 on Feb.  28 at Fontaine's Auction Gallery in Pittsfield, Mass.

Tiffany Studios Moorish-style hall lantern lights up the room for $133,100 at Fontaine's, Feb. 28

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • March 9, 2015

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A Tiffany Studios Moorish-style hall lantern, 34 inches tall and with an excellent original overall gilt finish, lit up the room when it finished at $133,100 at a cataloged ...

Snow at Kiyomizu Hall, Ueno, 1929, Kawase Hasui.

Clark Art Institute Acquires Japanese Woodblock Prints Collection

  • February 21, 2015

The Clark Art Institute has announced the gift of sixty-three Japanese color woodblock prints dating from 1832 to 1971. The gift comes from long-time Clark docent Adele Rodbell of Richmond, ...

Jeff and Justine Koons will receive ICMEC’s Champion for Children Award.

Jeff & Justine Koons, Ashton Kutcher, Norah O’Donnell and Microsoft To Participate In International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children’s Inaugural Gala for Child Protection

  • March 6, 2015

The International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC), a non-profit organization working to empower and equip global partners to protect children from sexual abuse, exploitation and ...

Robert Indiana (Love, 1965, Est: $150,000-250,000).

Bonhams Hosts Pop-Up Exhibition of Auction Highlights in San Francisco's Tech Zone

  • March 6, 2015

Bonhams will partner with Neon on an inaugural pop-up exhibition of auction highlights for its upcoming Made In California and Contemporary Art sales, open for public viewing from March 16-18 at 70 ...