New Collectors/Young Designers Night at SOFA New York 2011.

A LIVELY MIX 14th SOFA NEW YORK APRIL 14-17 WRAPS AT THE PARK AVENUE ARMORY

  • May 5, 2011

The 14th annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair at the Park Avenue Armory enjoyed steady crowds and sales, from the well-attended vernissage on April 13 straight through its four-day ...

MEZCALA STONE FIGURE, Mexico ca.  1300-300 B.C.

NYC Tribal Art Week Showcases Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas

  • Art Tribal Newsletter, LLC
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  • May 5, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ________________________________________________ 2nd Annual New York Tribal Art Week May 9-15 ,2011 Showcasing traditional works of Art from Africa, Oceania ...

Babanki beaded headdress, Cameroon

African Art Showcase Event

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  • May 4, 2011

African Art @ Madison, MAY 10 - 15, 2011, 5 Dealers - 4 Special Events - 1 Location In celebration of TRIBAL ART WEEK NYC 2011 we are pleased to offer 100 objects from traditional cultures of ...

The sword and the glasses from the NBC show 'Heroes'.

NBCUNIVERSAL TELEVISION CONSUMER PRODUCTS GROUP AND JULIEN'S AUCTIONS ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP

  • May 3, 2011

Julien's Auctions, the world's premier celebrity estate and entertainment memorabilia auction house announced today a partnership with NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products Group, managers of ...

(e)merge art fair

(e)merge ART FAIR NOW ACCEPTING GALLERY & ARTIST APPLICATIONS – ANNOUNCES GALLERY & ARTIST VETTING COMMITTEES – LAUNCHES MAPPING THE WORLD OF EMERGING ART PROJECT

  • (e)merge art fair
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  • May 4, 2011

  (e)merge, a new, vetted art fair focused on emerging artists and galleries with emerging art, announces it is now accepting applications from galleries, nonprofits and artists without ...

Dallas Museum of Art

CONTEMPORARY ART CURATOR CHARLES WYLIE TO LEAVE DALLAS MUSEUM OF ART IN JUNE 2011

  • May 3, 2011

The Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) today announced that Charles Wylie, The Lupe Murchison Curator of Contemporary Art, will be stepping down from his position the first week of June after fifteen years ...

Tronie of an Old Man by Jan Lievens, c.  1629.

MAJOR WORKS BY RENOIR AND LIEVENS BOUGHT BY VISITORS TO TEFAF MAASTRICHT 2011

  • May 3, 2011

Two important paintings by Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Jan Lievens exhibited at this year’s TEFAF Maastricht have been sold to private collectors who visited the world’s most influential art and ...

Japanese Paddle-Shaped Writing Box

Robust Sales, Attendance at Japanese Art Exhibitions During Asia Week New York 2011

  • Japanese Art Dealers Association
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  • May 2, 2011

In a week that saw record prices in nearly every field of Asian art, sales of Japanese art were robust and attendance at the numerous gallery exhibitions held by local and out-of-state and foreign ...

Avalon Hotel, Gothenburg, Sweden

From Gallery to Guestrooms: Design Hotels™ with a cultrual connection

  • May 2, 2011

  Like Design Hotels™, art is an expression of creativity, personal visions and experiences. It’s not surprising then that many hotels display a strong link to the art world. From interiors ...

John Hill, The vegetable system.  26 volumes.  1759-86.  Estimate: € 80.000.

Ketterer Kunst Auctions Absolute Rarity

  • Ketterer Kunst
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  • May 2, 2011

The complete series of John Hill’s masterpiece ”The Vegetable System,“ one of the 18th century's greatest and most elaborate botanical publications, is of outmost rarity. Carrying an estimate of € ...

Peggy Bacon, Votes for Women, 1915

Peggy Bacon: Drawings and Prints, 1915 to 1976

  • Susan Teller Gallery
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  • April 5, 2011

  Peggy Bacon: Drawings and Prints, 1915 to 1976, From Suffragettes to Mexican Tourism, is on view until 6 PM today, April 30, 2011, at the Susan Teller Gallery. Artist, draftsman, ...

Lauri Gaffin, “Via di Ripetta” 2006 16 x 24 chromogenic archival print

"HOLD STILL" photographs by Lauri Gaffin

  • Harris & Ruble•ART
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  • April 30, 2011

  Harris & Ruble • Art, Hollywood’s fashionable showcase for fine art and photography, is pleased to present: “HOLD STILL,” photography by Lauri Gaffin. Photographs with a whimsical ...

Warrington Colescott, (American, born 1921), Audubon in the Atchafalaya (Snowy Egret), 1994, from Suite Louisiana, softground etching and aquatint, with roulette, and relief rolls through stencils, edition: 2/25, 31 ½ x 47 ½ inches, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University; gift of Lynn Barstis Williams to the Imprinting the South Collection

EXHIBITION EXAMINES SOUTHERN PRINTMAKING

  • Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University
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  • April 21, 2011

 The Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art at Auburn University hosts a new exhibition entitled Reconsidering Regionalism: Prints Inspired by the South 1951-2011 on view through July ...

A MAGNIFICENT George V Gold Freedom Casket enamelled with the arms of the County Borough of Newport (Wales) , estimated at £18,000-22,000.

IMPORTANT CASKET HIGHLIGHTS AUCTION OF SILVER, WORKS OF ART AND OBJECTS OF VERTU

  • April 29, 2011

A MAGNIFICENT George V Gold Freedom Casket enamelled with the arms of the County Borough of Newport (Wales) will highlight Matthew Barton Ltd’s auction of Silver, Works of Art and Objects of ...

Two young men from Yogyakarta, 1890-1910, from "FIVE CENTURIES OF INDONESIAN TEXTILES."

“FIVE CENTURIES OF INDONESIAN TEXTILES – THE MARY HUNT KAHLENBERG COLLECTION” Wins First Place at 31st Annual WITTENBORN BOOK AWARDS at annual conference of the ART LIBRARIES SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA (ARLIS/NA)

  • April 29, 2011

FIVE CENTURIES OF INDONESIAN TEXTILES: THE MARY HUNT KAHLENBERG COLLECTION (DelMonico Books - Prestel 2010) edited by Ruth Barnes and Mary Hunt Kahlenberg, was awarded First Place at the 31st ...

A.  E.  Backus, "Indian River," signed, oil on canvas, 25 x 30 inches.

"The Best of Backus" opens in Palm Beach

  • April 29, 2011

  Edward and Deborah Pollack Fine Art presents “The Best of Backus,” an important retrospective exhibition of the work of A. E. Backus, the twentieth-century “Dean of Florida Landscape ...

Xu Beihong (1895-1953) ink on paper scroll

Asian Art & Antiques auction May 16, 2011

  • Pacific Galleries
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  • April 29, 2011

Pacific Galleries Auction House in Seattle, Washington, is hosting an Asian auction session to be held May 16 starting at 5:30 p.m. PST. This session includes works by noted Chinese master artists, ...

Courtesy of International Poster Gallery

“Travels Through Africa” Opens at Grand Circle Gallery

  • April 29, 2011

April 27, 2011 (Boston, MA) Grand Circle Gallery and International Poster Gallery jointly present, “Travels through Africa,” a stunning exhibit of vintage travel posters promoting travel to the ...

Mathias Bengtsson Danish, b.  1971 "Slice" chair, designed 1999 Aluminum; 29 1/2 x 35 x 29 in.  Milwaukee Art Museum, Gift of Friends of Art, M2011.11 Photo Courtesy of Industry Gallery

MILWAUKEE ART MUSEUM ACQUIRES ALUMINUM SLICE CHAIR by DESIGNER MATHIAS BENGTSSON

  • Industry Gallery
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  • April 29, 2011

   Washington, DC (April 28, 2011) - Industry Gallery today announced the acquisition by the Milwaukee Art Museum of a limited edition aluminum Slice chair by Danish-born designer ...

Frederic Church, Our Banner in the Sky, 1861.

Olana Mounts Exhibition to Commemorate 150th Anniversary of the Start of the American Civil War

  • April 28, 2011

  This year marks the sesquicentennial of the fall of Fort Sumter, and the start of the Civil War. Olana’s exhibition: Rally 'round the Flag: Frederic Edwin Church and the Civil War on view ...