ARTSail launches

Innovative Artist Residency ARTSail Launches in Miami

  • January 12, 2017

Nomadic floating art project takes artists aboard sea vessels on creative explorations of waterways and coastlines surrounding South Florida The First ARTSail resident artist casts his net on ...

Beatrice Mandelman, Sea Shapes (#1), 1960s

Rosenberg & Co. announces representation of the estates of Beatrice Mandelman and Louis Ribak

  • January 12, 2017

Rosenberg & Co. and The University of New Mexico Foundation are delighted to announce that the gallery now exclusively represents the estates of the artists Beatrice Mandelman and Louis Ribak. ...

Alexander Nemerov, department chair and Carl and Marilynn Thoma Provostial Professor in the Arts and Humanities, Stanford University, presents the 66th A.  W.  Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts on Sundays, March 26, April 2, 9, 23, 30, and May 7, 2017, at the National Gallery of Art.

Alexander Nemerov of Stanford University Presents the 66th Annual A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts in 2017 at the National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • January 12, 2017

Washington, DC—The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) at the National Gallery of Art has announced that Alexander Nemerov, department chair and Carl and Marilynn Thoma Provostial ...

Film still from I Called Him Morgan (Kasper Collin, 2016, 91 minutes), Washington premiere at the National Gallery of Art on Saturday, February 4, 2:30, as part of the series Alternate Takes: Jazz and Film.

2017 Winter Films at National Gallery of Art Include Nine Ciné-Concerts, Five Virginia Dwan Favorites, a Rare 35mm French Version of The Crucible, Hand-Tinted Italian Silents, a Washington Premiere, Archival Jazz Shorts, and Appearances by Eleven Filmmakers, Artists, and Musicians

  • January 10, 2017

Washington, DC—The 2017 National Gallery of Art winter film program includes film series, ciné-concerts, special appearances by artists, filmmakers, and musicians, and a Washington premiere. The ...

Christo and Jeanne-Claude with the finished project "Valley Curtain, Rifle, Colorado," 1970-72, August 10, 1972, gelatin silver print, Shunk-Kender Photography Collection, Department of Image Collections, National Gallery of Art Library, Gift of the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation in memory of Harry Shunk and János Kender.

Artistic Process of Christo and Jeanne-Claude Explored Through Installation of Documentary Photographs in National Gallery of Art Library Installation

  • January 6, 2017

Washington, DC—From 1958 to 1973, Harry Shunk (German, 1924–2006) and János Kender (Hungarian, 1938–2009)—known collectively as Shunk-Kender, a partnership based initially in Paris and later in New ...

Laura Gilpin, Maria Martinez Making Pottery, 1959; Gelatin silver print, 10 3/4 x 14 1/2 in.; Eugene B.  Adkins Collection at Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, and Fred Jones Jr.  Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman; © 1979 Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, L2007.0788

New Ground: The Southwest of Maria Martinez and Laura Gilpin at National Museum of Women in the Arts

  • January 12, 2017

The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) presents New Ground: The Southwest of Maria Martinez and Laura Gilpin, on view from Feb. 17 through May 14, 2017. Contemporaries and friends, potter ...

Mockup, Bjørn Okholm Skaarup's Hippo Ballerina, 2016.

Bronze Hippo Ballerina makes her NYC Debut this Feb 7 - July 31

  • January 3, 2017

Standing over 15 feet tall, weighing over 2 and a half tons, cast in bronze, and clad in a copper tutu, Hippo Ballerina, 2016, by Danish artist Bjørn Okholm Skaarup, will be making her Broadway ...

Ibram Lassaw, Gyre 2, 1995, Bronze & Various Alloys, 12" x 8" x 11 1/2"

“Abstract 50’s Masters (Where Were the Mistresses?)”

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • September 30, 2016

Thru Saturday, February 25th 2017   Abstract art has roots in the late 19th century and reached ascendance in the late 40’s – 50’s. Philip Pavia (sculptor), one of the leaders of “the Club ...

The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists Announces $1 Million Gift from the Gross Family Foundation

  • January 11, 2017

Donation Made in Memory of Influential Photojournalist Doug Pensinger to Provide Career and Business Development Assistance for Photographers The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists ...

Joseph Kleitsch, The Oriental Shop [detail], 1922.  Oil on canvas, 32 x 40 inches.  Crocker Art Museum, Melza and Ted Barr Collection

The Golden Twenties: Portraits and Figure Paintings by Joseph Kleitsch

  • January 11, 2017

The Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA) will present The Golden Twenties: Portraits and Figure Paintings by Joseph Kleitsch, March 6 to Aug. 6, 2017. The first museum exhibition to focus on ...

Glenn Adamson, Senior Scholar, Yale Center for British Art

Stimulating and Thought-Provoking Lectures To Be Held At The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair

  • January 11, 2017

Augmenting the buzz surrounding The New York Ceramics & Glass Fair is its lecture series, held at the Bohemian National Hall during the run of the show. These stimulating lectures are being ...

Ernest L.  Blumenschein, The Chief Speaks, 1917, oil on canvas; Private Collection, photograph courtesy Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, N.M.

“The Taos Society of Artists” Exhibition Brings Vibrant, American Masterpieces to Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

  • January 12, 2017

Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West pays tribute to the Taos Society of Artists − one of the most influential schools of American painting in the nation’s history − with a major ...

Howard Norton Cook, Looking up Broadway, 1937 lithograph.

American Prints of Urban Life Celebrated at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, February 26 through August 6, 2017

  • January 10, 2017

Washington, DC—American artists of the early 20th century sought to interpret the beauty, power, and anxiety of the modern age in diverse ways. Through depictions of bustling city crowds and ...

Benvenuto Cellini, A Satyr, 1544/1545 pen and brown ink with brown wash over black chalk on laid paper; laid down, with framing line in brown ink.

Seven Centuries from the Woodner Collections Celebrated at National Gallery of Art, March 12–July 16, 2017

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • January 10, 2017

Washington, DC—Ian Woodner assembled an extraordinary collection of over 1,000 old master and modern drawings, making him one of the 20th century's most important collectors. More than 150 works ...

John Singleton Copley, The Fountaine Family, 1776.

Rare British Family Portrait by John Singleton Copley Goes on Public Display for First Time

  • January 11, 2017

John Singleton Copley’s The Fountaine Family 1776 has been accepted for the nation through Arts Council England’s Cultural Gift Scheme and allocated to Tate. Copley was considered to be the leading ...

Leo Villareal, 2013, light emitting diodes, computer, custom software, circuitry, wood, plexiglas, 37.5 x 73.5 x 3.75 inches, ed: 3.

Art Miami Kicks Off its 2017 Winter Season with the Inaugural Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary Fair

  • January 11, 2017

The Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary art fair, presented by Art Miami and sponsored by the City of West Palm Beach, will make its debut in West Palm Beach City’s Tent Site from January 12th through ...

This rare 1901-1902 Russo-Chinese $1 "Mexican Dollar" banknote sold for $10,200, making it the top lot of the auction.

Rare 1901-1902 Russo-Chinese $1 "Mexican Dollar" banknote brings $10,200 at auction

  • Archives International Auctions
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  • January 12, 2017

FORT LEE, N.J. – A 1901-02 Russo-Chinese $1 “Mexican Dollar” banknote sold for $10,200 and a scarce and attractive Sino-Belgian Bank 1908-12 specimen changed hands for $6,000 at a two-session ...

From Voices of the Past: Objects from the Colonial Williamsburg Art Museums: Weathervane, Probably Wells, Maine, 1850-1880, iron, pine, paint, and gilt, gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1933.700.1

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg Join the Prestigious Global Roster of Museums Participating in Sotheby's Museum Network

  • January 11, 2017

The Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg is pleased to join the list of esteemed international museums that comprise Sotheby’s Museum Network, a new online destination that makes videos from ...

Fusion Art's 2nd Annual "Landscapes" Juried Art Exhibition www.fusionartps.com

Fusion Art's 2nd Annual "Landscapes" Art Exhibition is Now Open

  • Fusion Art
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  • January 9, 2017

Fusion Art is pleased to announce the opening of the 2nd Annual “Landscapes” International Online Juried Art Exhibition for the month of January 2017. The exhibition is now available for viewing on ...

Rendering for Lucas Museum of Narrative Art

Lucas Museum Plans to Build in Los Angeles

  • January 10, 2017

From the Board of Directors, Lucas Museum of Narrative Art  “After extensive due diligence and deliberation, the Board of Directors of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art is pleased to announce ...