Boston Design Week: March 19-29, 2015 - Call for Events Issued for Second Annual 10-day Citywide Design Festival

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • December 9, 2014

Boston, MA - Fusco & Four announces the Second Annual Boston Design Week, a 10-day citywide design festival taking place March 19-29, 2015.  Participating organizations, businesses, ...

Lot 2557, Largest Known Near-Round Natural Saltwater Pearl, $813,750

Largest Natural Saltwater Pearl to Come to Market Sells for $813,750 in Rago's $4.77 Million Auction Weekend

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • December 9, 2014

 Rago Arts and Auction Center ended the year in spectacular style with a three day sale that totaled $4,774,531 (reflects buyer’s premium of 25%). The largest known near-round natural ...

Woodruff Arts Center

Woodruff Arts Center Gets $38 Million Grant From Woodruff Foundation

  • December 8, 2014

Atlanta's Woodruff Arts Center announced that it has received a $38 million grant from the Woodruff Foundation as a lead gift to a new multi-faceted transformational fundraising campaign. The ...

(Left) Martin Johnson Heade, New Jersey Salt Marsh, ND, Oil on canvas.  Collection Brandywine River Museum of Art.  Gift from the Estate of Richard Mellon Scaife (Right) George Inness, Moonrise, Alexandria Bay, 1891, Oil on canvas.  Collection Westmoreland Museum of American Art.  Gift from the Estate of Richard Mellon Scaife

Museums' Selection Process of Richard M. Scaife Art Collection Gift Begins

  • December 8, 2014

The Brandywine River Museum of Art and the Westmoreland Museum of American Art began the process on Dec. 3 of dividing up the art collection of Publisher and American art ...

Shirin Neshat, Gizbasti, from The Home of My Eyes series, 2015, Silver gelatin print and ink, 152.4 x 101.6 cm.  (60 x 40 in.), Copyright Shirin Neshat, Courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels

Shirin Neshat: The Home of My Eyes Marks the opening of YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan

  • December 8, 2014

To mark the opening of YARAT Contemporary Art Space in Baku on 23 March 2015, YARAT is delighted to announce the exhibition Shirin Neshat: The Home of My Eyes. The exhibition’s ...

A masterpiece of German and Italian craftsmanship with Florentine Grand Ducal pietre dure panels, from the famed Ballyfin House in Ireland

EXCEPTIONAL BAROQUE 17th CENTURY AUGSBURG CABINET SELLS FOR ALMOST HALF A MILLION AT BONHAMS

  • December 8, 2014

An exceptional example of Baroque opulence, a table top cabinet made by Elias Boscher in Augsburg with Florentine pietre dure panels, was sold for £482,500 (including premium) in Bonhams ...

Tally Beck Contemporary presents Animating the Word: The Legacy of Iran’s Minority Calligraphic Traditions, December 10 – 30, 2014

Animating the Word: The Legacy of Iran’s Minority Calligraphic Traditions

  • December 8, 2014

Tally Beck Contemporary will present a group exhibition of contemporary works that incorporate calligraphy from Iran. Animating the Word: The Legacy of Iran’s Minority Calligraphic ...

Christine Corday at LACMA, December 13, 2014–April 5, 2015.

Christine Corday: Protoist Series, Selected Forms at LACMA

  • December 8, 2014

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents Christine Corday: Protoist Series, Selected Forms, December 13, 2014–April 5, 2015, the first solo presentation by the artist in a ...

U.S. Antique Shows Partners with the Rapaport Group

  • U.S. Antique Shows
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  • December 8, 2014

U.S. Antique Shows, producer of the industry’s most anticipated antique events, announced today their latest partnership agreement with the Rapaport Group. The Rapaport Group is an international ...

GEORGE WALTER DAWSON (1870-1938) White Water Lily, 1912 Watercolor on paper 10 x 10 in Signed and dedicated by the artist in pencil lower right: “George Walter Dawson to Amy & Thornton Oakley”

A Joy Forever: Treasures of American Art Suited for Giving

  • December 6, 2014

Over 40 paintings priced at or under $7,500 on display at Hawthorne Fine Art, LLC. Hawthorne Fine Art, LLC is pleased to present A Joy Forever, an exhibition of over forty paintings from its ...

The Heckscher Museum of Art Presents Ferdinand Richardt’s Niagara: A Study in Landscape Painting

  • December 5, 2014

Huntington, NY – The Heckscher Museum of Art is pleased to present Ferdinand Richardt’s Niagara: A Study in Landscape Painting. On view December 6 through April 12, 2014, this Permanent Collection ...

Martina Lopez, Heirs Come to Pass, 3, 1991.  Silver dye bleach print made from digitally assisted montage sheet, 30 x 50 in.

The Heckscher Museum of Art Presents Modern Alchemy: Experiments in Photography December 6, 2014 through March 15, 2015

  • December 5, 2014

Huntington, NY – The Heckscher Museum of Art is pleased to present Modern Alchemy: Experiments in Photography.  This exhibition will be on view from December 6, 2014 through March 15, ...

"Leah Chase," painting by Gustave Blance III (MFA 2000 Illustration as Visual Essay)

Last Chance: “We Tell Stories” Brings Together Work by Artists Behind Bestselling Children's Books, Comics and More

  • School of Visual Arts
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  • December 5, 2014

“We Tell Stories,” an exhibition of work by more than 350 artists who graduated from the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay program at School of Visual Arts, will be on view through December ...

This E.  Howard & Company No.  47 wall-hanging astronomical regulator clock sold for a record $356,950 at Fontaine's Auction Gallery.

E. Howard & Company No. 47 wall-hanging astronomical regulator soars to a record $356,950 at auction

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • December 8, 2014

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – An E. Howard & Company No. 47 wall-hanging astronomical regulator clock – one of only three examples known and so rare it doesn’t even appear in the E. Howard catalog – ...

The Balloon Seller Giles Walker 2014 chalk pastels, paper collage resin and bird skull (framed) 70.5cm x 57cm x 14cm

The Balloon Seller and Other Tragedies, featuring The Last Supper. New Work by Giles Walker

  • Gallery 223
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  • December 5, 2014

Black Rat Projects is delighted to present ‘The Balloon Seller and Other Tragedies’, a new body of work by kinetic scrap artist Giles Walker at Gallery 223. The show will be open to ...

Lot 218 The Runaway Toys by Fern Bisel Peat c.1932

RARE COLLECTION OF FERN BISEL PEAT ILLUSTRATIONS AT GRAY’S DEC 10

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • December 6, 2014

Gray’s Auctioneers in Cleveland, Ohio are selling 27 original gouaches by Fern Bisel Peat, a well-known twentieth century author & illustrator of children's books and magazines. Born in Erie, ...

Arbit Blatas, Parisian Landscape, (Lithuanian, 1908-1999)

Nye and Company Announce Holiday Auction Now Live on iGavelauctions.com

  • December 4, 2014

Capping off their successful Fall sales season, Nye and Company has organized excellent and diverse offerings for their end of the year holiday auction. Now live on www.igavelauctions.com, the sale ...

Do Women Have to be Naked to Get Into the Met.  Museum?, 1989–2011.  Digital print on fabric, 8 x 18 feet.  This work is part of the exhibition "Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond" at the Georgia Museum of Art.

Guerrilla Girls are 'Not Ready to Make Nice' at the Georgia Museum of Art

  • December 3, 2014

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present the exhibition "Not Ready to Make Nice: Guerrilla Girls in the Artworld and Beyond" Dec. 6 to March 1. "Not Ready to Make ...

LADY'S FANCY pattern jacquard coverlet woven by Jaboc Impson, New York State, 1838

ANTIQUE COVERLETS OFFER COLD COMFORT; 175-YEAR OLD HANDWOVEN WOOLS REMAIN ABSOLUTELY USEFUL

  • Laura Fisher's FISHER HERITAGE
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  • December 3, 2014

Who would have thought that a coverlet handwoven 175 years ago would be as durable and as warm today as the day it was made? That’s the bonus of antique blankets and coverlets, they are historic ...

Published Greek Apulian Bell Krater, ex-Bonham's

Artemis Gallery's Dec. 5 auction shines spotlight on Old World cultures

  • Artemis Gallery LIVE
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  • December 3, 2014

BOULDER, Colo. – Artemis Gallery, which has been selling antiquities and ancient art online to collectors and institutions for more than 20 years, was co-founded by Teresa and Bob Dodge. Not only ...