Light & Shadow International Online Juried Art Competition

Call for Artists - "Light & Shadow" International Online Juried Art Competition

  • Fusion Art
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  • April 15, 2016

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is accepting submissions for “Light & Shadow,” its June 2016 international online juried art exhibition. For this competition artists and photographers ...

Installation view (detail) of The Roof Garden Commission: Cornelia Parker, Transitional Object (PsychoBarn) at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2016.  Photographed by Alex Fradkin, Photo courtesy the artist.

Iconic American Architecture Inspired Cornelia Parker's Dramatic 2016 Roof Garden Commission at The Met, Opening April 19

  • April 15, 2016

A large-scale sculpture by acclaimed British artist Cornelia Parker, inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper and by two emblems of American architecture—the classic red barn and the Bates ...

E.  Simms Campbell’s A Night-Club Map of Harlem, pen and brush, 1932.

$100,000 Illustrated Map of Harlem Leads Swann Galleries’ 20th Anniversary Auction of African Americana

  • April 15, 2016

Swann Galleries’ March 31 auction of Printed & Manuscript African Americana brought in more than $850,000, led by items related to Civil Rights, Frederick Douglass and the Harlem Renaissance. ...

Paolo Canciani, Apollo Riding a Harley Davidson, Acrilic on Canvas, 28''x 20''

Solitary Spaces and Illumination

  • Agora Gallery
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  • April 6, 2016

This spring Agora Gallery is pleased to present two exhibitions highlighting new and groundbreaking voices in the fields of painting and photography. Solitary Spaces celebrates the individual ...

Edgar Degas, "Ecole de Danse (The Dance Class)." On view Oct.  16, 2016-Jan.  8, 2017 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Degas Retrospective Debuts in the U.S. at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, in October

  • April 14, 2016

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will be the only U.S. venue for Degas: A New Vision, the most significant international survey in three decades of the work of Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas ...

Ralph E.  Cahoon, Jr.  painting brought $30,000 at Eldred's


  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • April 14, 2016

A rare micro-mosaic panel depicting Castel Sant’ Angelo by Vatican artisan Cesare Roccheggiani sold to a phone bidder for a sale price of $32,400, making it one of the top sellers at Eldred’s ...

Jimmy Ernst, "Abstract" (dedicated to "Charles and Minnie, my youngest old friends), 1949, Gouache on paper, 22 x 16 inches

Weinstein Gallery announces "Chance Meeting on a Dissecting Table," a new exhibition

  • Weinstein Gallery
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  • April 14, 2016


Jeremiah Quarshie, Yellow is the Colour of Water series, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 122 x 152 cm, courtesy the artist and Gallery 1957, Accra.

Jeremiah Quarshie: Yellow is the Colour of Water at Gallery 1957, Accra

  • April 14, 2016

Gallery 1957 presents Yellow is the Colour of Water, a solo exhibition of new works by contemporary figurative painter Jeremiah Quarshie. Quarshie’s intricately detailed portraits are ...

Untitled in St.  Mary's Cathedral

The Cathedral Collection: A Sculptural Installation by Monica Guggisberg & Philip Baldwin

  • Gallery TEN
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  • April 1, 2016

THE CATHEDRAL COLLECTION An installation of works by renowned international glass artists Monica Guggisberg & Philip Baldwin will be exhibited at St. Mary’s Cathedral during the Edinburgh ...

The Henry Ford Launches All-New Reimagined Website

  • The Henry Ford
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  • April 14, 2016

The Henry Ford is proud to announce the launch of its all-new, fully reimagined, fully-responsive website and digital collections platform, This transformation, led by The ...

Artifacts from the Archive [nd] by Edward Gorey

Artifacts from the Archives: Never-Seen & Rediscovered Works by Edward Gorey

  • The Edward Gorey House
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  • April 14, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Artifacts from the Archives: Previously Unpublished Art The Edward Gorey House museum, located on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, opens it's 15th season with an exhibition of ...

Ed Moulthrop (American, 1916–2003), "Donut," 1988.  Ash leaf maple, 3 1/4 (high) x 7 (diameter) inches.  Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia; Gift of Jane and Arthur Mason.  GMOA 2014.123

Georgia Museum of Art to show turned and sculpted work by Moulthrop family

  • April 13, 2016

The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will display a unique collection of tabletop sculptures made from trees in the exhibition “Turned and Sculpted: Wood Art from the Collection ...

Irving Penn, Mouth (for L'Oréal), New York.  1986, printed 1992 Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation © The Irving Penn Foundation

Dallas Museum of Art Opens First Retrospective in 20 Years of Master Photographer Irving Penn

  • April 13, 2016

The Dallas Museum of Art presents Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty, the first retrospective of Penn’s work in nearly 20 years, which will celebrate his legacy as a modern master and reveal the full ...

Richard Misrach, Desert Fire #249, 1985, color photograph.  Bank of America Collection.  Photo © Richard Misrach.  Courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco.

The Autry Presents Revolutionary Vision: Group f/64 and Richard Misrach Photographs From the Bank of America Collection

  • April 13, 2016

Founded in 1932, Group f/64 staked a claim for photography as an autonomous art form, with aesthetics that embraced its innate mechanical properties. Led by Ansel Adams and Edward Weston, this ...

In Invaluable's “American Attitudes Toward Art” survey, 42.1 percent of those polled showed preference for Impressionist art, based on its visual appeal.

Study: U.S. Millennials Prefer Instagram to Museums; Purchase & Discover Art Online

  • April 13, 2016

With U.S. consumers spending more than $150B on arts and entertainment in recent years, new data released today by Invaluable -- the world’s leading online marketplace for fine art, antiques and ...

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Quincy Houghton to Join The Met as Associate Director for Exhibitions

  • April 12, 2016

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that Quincy Houghton will join the Museum as Associate Director for Exhibitions this summer. Currently ...


Long May She Wave...Discover Antique Flag and Patriotic Textiles From Fisher Heritage

  • April 12, 2016

Tired of all the xenophobic flag waving characterizing this endless presidential campaign  by some vociferous candidates that reveals little knowledge of American history?! For real, historic ...

Grear Patterson, White/Orange/Blue, paper, 21.3cm x 33.7cm, Courtesy the artist and Marlborough Contemporary, London

Grear Patterson: True Romance at Marlborough Contemporary

  • April 12, 2016

Marlborough Contemporary in London presents True Romance, a solo exhibition (June 24-July 23, 2016) of new works from the New York-based artist Grear Patterson, which appropriates its title from ...

PAUL JENKINS (1923-2012) Untitled, oil on canvas.  74 1/4 x 149 3/4 in.  Painted 1967-68

Paul Jenkins Painting Made Famous in 'Bond' Film at Heather James Fine Art

  • April 12, 2016

Heather James Fine Art presents a special exhibition featuring the paintings of renowned Abstract Expressionist Paul Jenkins (1923-2012), whose translucent, undulating, and highly accessible work ...

Jackson Pollock, Blue poles (Number 11, 1952), 1952.  Enamel and aluminium paint with glass on canvas, 212.1 x 488.9 cm.  National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.  © The Pollock-Krasner Foundation ARS, NY and DACS, London 2016

Rare Loans Highlight Royal Academy's Abstract Expressionism Exhibition This Fall

  • April 12, 2016

In September 2016, the Royal Academy of Arts will present the first major exhibition of Abstract Expressionism to be held in the UK in almost six decades. With over 150 paintings, sculptures and ...