Very rare Meissen teapot and cover in the form of a ten and chicks, modelled by JJ Kaendler, c 1735

A Collectors' Paradise

  • Haughton International
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  • June 19, 2017

New to the art calendar this year is a possé of international dealers joining forces to set up an exhibition entitled 'A Collectors' Paradise' at 15 Duke Street, St James's, London SW1Y 6DB from ...

Mariko Kusumoto

Cape Cod's Highfield Hall & Gardens Showcases Nationally Recognized Contemporary Fiber Artists This Summer

  • June 13, 2017

This summer, two exhibitions at Highfield Hall & Gardens in Falmouth, Mass., showcase the work of nationally acclaimed fiber artists: a group show titled Interwoven: Art Meets Nature (June ...

 Peggy and David Rockefeller, May 1973.  Photo: Arthur Lavine/Rockefeller Estate

Sale of Peggy and David Rockefeller Art Collection to Benefit Charities

  • June 17, 2017

The Estate of David Rockefeller, the youngest son of American philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, Jr. and art patron Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, will sell at Christie’s the personal collection of ...

The Archives of American Art Announces Four New Board Trustees

  • June 16, 2017

The Board of Trustees of the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art announced today that it has elected four new members: Amy Bermingham, Gilberto Cárdenas, George Merck, and Richard J. Miller. ...

Circus Harmony's Incredible Isabella; Photo by Jessica Hentoff

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Stories of the American Experience

  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival
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  • June 19, 2017

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the Smithsonian Folklife Festival will host a series of programs exploring American identity and creativity. “Circus Arts” will take visitors behind the scenes to ...

Zvonimir Bebek, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Announces the Launch of Online Exhibition “50 Years | 50 Objects”

  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival
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  • June 16, 2017

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival has announced the launch of the online exhibition “50 Years | 50 Objects: Storied Objects From the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.” The exhibition showcases for the ...

Sprüth Magers, Barbara Kruger.  © Art Basel

Kruger's 'Our People Are Better Than Your People' and More at Art Basel's Unlimited

  • June 15, 2017

The modern and contemporary art mecca that is Art Basel takes place at Messe Basel from June 15 to June 18, 2017, in Basel, Switzerland. In 2016 the show attracted an attendance of 95,000 over six ...

"Edward and Josephine Hopper from the Permanent Collection" at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Mass.

A Trove of Drawings, Dairies by Edward and Josephine Hopper to Go On View in Provincetown

  • June 15, 2017

Provincetown Art Association and Museum has announced a recent acquisition of 96 drawings by Edward Hopper, 69 drawings and watercolors by his wife, Josephine Hopper, and 22 diaries dating between ...

Jasper Johns, Flag, 1967, encaustic and collage on canvas (three panels), 33 1/2 x 56 1/4 in., Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.  The Eli and Edythe L.  Broad Collection

'Something Resembling Truth': Major Jasper Johns Retrospective Coming to The Broad

  • June 15, 2017

Artist Jasper Johns (b. 1930), who rose to prominence with his paintings of flags, targets and other familiar objects, will be the sole subject of a special exhibition at LA's The Broad in early ...

Daniel LaRue Johnson, untitled, acrylic on canvas, 30 x 40, 2016

Lawrence Fine Art to Showcase work by Daniel LaRue Johnson, Paul Resika, and Howard Schatz at Market Art and Design

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • June 16, 2017

Lawrence Fine Art will showcase work by Daniel LaRue Johnson, Paul Resika, Howard Schatz, Amaranth Ehrenhalt and others at the upcoming Market Art and Design, July 6-9, in Bridgehampton. This is ...

LCAD invites the community and prospective students to join us for our Saturday Figure Drawing Workshop.

Laguna College of Art and Design Expand Community Offerings to Include Summer Painting and Sculpture Classes

  • Laguna College of Art and Design
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  • June 16, 2017

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) encourages local artists to take advantage of its expanded community education program for summer 2017 by enrolling in one of two new courses: Painting ...

Chloë Lamb (b.  1960) Red Blue and Yellow, 2016 Oil on canvas 35 x 40 inches

Color Harmonies: New Paintings by Chloë Lamb

  • Hollis Taggart Galleries
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  • June 15, 2017

13 July - 30 August, 2017 Color Harmonies presents a selection of new paintings by the British artist Chloë Lamb, her fist solo exhibition at Hollis Taggart Galleries. As a painter, Lamb delights ...

California: Designing Freedom installation

California: Designing Freedom

  • June 14, 2017

Design Museum London is showing California: Designing Freedom, on view through Oct. 15, 2017. From skateboards to iPhones and start-up garages, the exhibition explores how “designed in ...

Pearblossom Hwy., 11 - 18th April 1986, #2, April 11-18, 1986, David Hockney (British, born 1937).  Chromogenic prints mounted on paper honeycomb panel.  181.6 × 271.8 cm (71 1/2 × 107 in.).  The J.  Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles © 1986 David Hockney

Happy Birthday, Mr. Hockney - A Two-Part Exhibition to Open at the Getty

  • June 14, 2017

David Hockney (British, born 1937) is celebrated as one of the most important artists of the past fifty years. His work in many media—from painting and drawing to printmaking and ...

Statue of Zeus Enthroned, artist unknown, Greek, about 100 B.C.  Marble, 74 × 46 × 45.6 cm (29 1/8 × 18 1/8 × 17 15/16 in.)

Getty Museum to Return Ancient Zeus Statue to Italy

  • June 14, 2017

The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today the voluntary return of a marble statuette representing the god Zeus which dates to about 100 B.C. The Museum acquired the sculpture in 1992. The Museum ...

Frank Lloyd Wright: Buildings for the Prairie is on view July 28–October 15 at Milwaukee Art Museum.

Milwaukee Art Museum celebrates 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday this summer

  • June 14, 2017

This summer, the Milwaukee Art Museum joins prominent institutions across the country in celebrating the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday. Frank Lloyd Wright: Buildings for the ...

Photo: Don Stahl

Longtime Noguchi Museum Director Jenny Dixon Announces Retirement at End of 2017

  • June 14, 2017

Jenny Dixon, longtime director of The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum (The Noguchi Museum), today announced that she will retire from the position at the end of this year. The Museum’s ...

Battle-Scarred D-Day Flag Tops $1 Million Arms and Armor Sale at Heritage Auctions

  • June 14, 2017

Heritage Auctions’ June 11 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Auction in Dallas sold $1 million with Lieutenant William L. Willhoit’s D-Day Battle-Scarred Flag taking top lot honors at ...

Giò Ponti (Italian, 1891–1979) and Paolo De Poli (Italian, 1905–1996) Horse, ca.  1956.  Enameled copper and silver.  8 x 16 x 4 inches.  Courtesy of Casati Gallery

Modern Living: Giò Ponti and the 20th-Century Aesthetics of Design

  • June 14, 2017

In the history of 20th-century design, Giò Ponti (1891–1979) is widely recognized as the father of modern Italian design. Over the span of a remarkably prolific career of nearly 60 years, Ponti ...

Marisa Merz, Untitled, 2010

'Marisa Merz: The Sky Is a Great Space' Hits the West Coast

  • June 13, 2017

The Hammer Museum now presents Marisa Merz: The Sky Is a Great Space, the first U.S. retrospective of the Italian painter, sculptor, and installation artist Marisa Merz (b. 1926, Turin, Italy). ...