Tamiko Thiel, Gardens of the Anthropocene, 2016.

Boston Cyberarts presents The Augmented Landscape at National Park Service’s Salem Maritime National Historic Site

  • Boston Cyberarts
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  • March 15, 2017

Boston Cyberarts has commissioned five artists–John Craig Freeman, Kristin Lucas, Will Pappenheimer, Mark Skwarek, and Tamiko Thiel – to create 10 augmented reality (AR) sculptures for The ...

Eadweard Muybridge, 50 plates from Animal Locomotion, collotypes, 1887.  Sold February 14, 2017 for $62,500.

Swann Galleries’ Historic Photographs Sale Clears $1.5M

  • Swann Auction Galleries
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  • February 15, 2017

On Tuesday, February 14, Swann Galleries offered Icons & Images: Photographs & Photobooks, an auction featuring masterworks spanning the lifetime of the medium. The Valentine’s Day auction ...

George Stubbs, Two Hacks, the property of Henry Ulrick Reay Esq of Burn Hall Co.  Durham and their blue-liveried groom in a landscape.

'Two Hacks': Museum's Deaccessioned 'Copy' of Stubbs Painting Is Authenticated, and Offered at BADA

  • March 14, 2017

An 18th-century George Stubbs painting that was mistakenly believed to be a copy is on sale by The Parker Gallery at BADA 2017 this week in London. Entitled Two Hacks, the property of Henry ...

Edgar Degas, French, 1834-1917; “The Millinery Shop”, 1879-1886; oil on canvas; 39 3/8 x 49 9/16 inches; The Art Institute of Chicago, Mr.  and Mrs.  Lewis Larned Coburn Memorial Collection

Groundbreaking Degas Exhibition, Accompanying Catalogue Explore the Millinery Trade in Paris

  • March 14, 2017

The first exhibition to explore Edgar Degas’ fascination with high-fashion hats and the women who made them is accompanied by a scholarly, full-color catalogue. The groundbreaking exhibition—Degas, ...

Zaha Hadid-designed complex at the High Line in Chelsea.

Zaha Hadid-Designed Condo Complex in Chelsea to Feature 15 Gallery Spaces

  • March 14, 2017

Related Companies has announced the creation of fifteen new gallery spaces on West 28th Street and West 27th Street in West Chelsea. The initiative speaks directly to Related's efforts to preserve ...

Andy Taylor, "Skinny Light," oil on linen, 28" x 49"

Andy Taylor: New Works

  • Ann Korologos Gallery
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  • March 14, 2017

The Ann Korologos Gallery in Basalt, Colorado presents Andy Taylor: New Works, opening on Saturday, March 18, 2017 with an artist’s reception from 5-7 pm. The exhibition features regional ...

Coffee table courtesy of Artistic Endeavors (CT)

10th Anniversary AD20/21 and the Boston Print Fair April 6-9, 2017 Includes Final Boston Design Week Events!

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • March 14, 2017

Curator and Museum Director Jonathan Leo Fairbanks to Receive 10th Anniversary AD20/21 Lifetime Achievement Award Boston, MA - Co-Producers Tony Fusco & Robert Four are pleased to announce ...

Ai Weiwei's, Law of the Journey, installation in process.

Ai Weiwei Spotlights Refugee Crisis With Massive Art Installation in Prague

  • March 13, 2017

There’s no refugee crisis, but only human crisis… In dealing with refugees we’ve lost our very basic values, those words articulated by one of the world’s leading contemporary artists, Ai Weiwei, ...

Chuck Close, portrait of Barack Obama (2013).  Courtesy of Two Palms and Chuck Close/National Portrait Gallery.

Chuck Close Portrait of Obama to be Unveiled in Temporary Installation of “America’s Presidents” at National Portrait Gallery

  • March 13, 2017

For the first time, a portrait of former President Barack Obama by Chuck Close (2013) will be displayed in the iconic exhibition “America’s Presidents” at the National Portrait Gallery in ...

Mrithi (detail), Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, 1980, by Michael Nichols (Courtesy of the artist) © Michael Nichols/National Geographic.

First Major Art Museum Exhibition Dedicated to World-Renowned Photographer Michael Nichols to Open in Philadelphia

  • March 13, 2017

This summer, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present the first major exhibition—Wild: Michael Nichols—of the work of one of the world’s leading photographers. Keenly interested in the ...

Phil Archer, curator at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, shows visitors Samuel Morse’s painting Gallery of the Louvre, now on view at the museum through June 4.  Early prototypes of Morse’s other masterwork – the telegraph - are also exhibited.

The Multiple Masterpieces of Samuel Morse – His Art and Telegraph On View at Reynolda House Museum of American Art

  • March 13, 2017

Reynolda House Museum of American Art recently pulled back the curtain on two American masterpieces:  a monumental painting titled Gallery of the Louvre and the telegraph – both the work of Samuel ...

Original cover art for Hawkman Showcase #101 (June 1978), by Joe Kubert, pulled directly from Mr.  Kubert's estate.

Original illustration cover art for Hawkman Showcase #101 (June 1978) brings $17,250 at auction

  • Philip Weiss Auctions
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  • March 14, 2017

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A pair of Goudey baseball cards signed by Yankees’ slugger Lou Gehrig, one from 1933 and the other from 1934, sold for $37,950 and $49,450, respectively, at an auction held March ...

Audubon elephant folio "Carolina Parrot", estimated at $65,000/85,000

Important Scrimshaw, Audubons, Contemporary Art Headline Eldred's Spring Americana Auction

  • Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc.
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  • March 13, 2017

East Dennis, Mass. – Scrimshaw from the Thomas Mittler Collection, widely regarded as the best private scrimshaw collection to come on the market in 30 years, is the centerpiece of Eldred’s Spring ...

Christoph Luckeneder

8. Mixed Art at Basel Art Center - Chill out for Cactus, Cocktails, Connoisseur Art.

  • March 13, 2017

7./8. April 2017 - 8. Mixed Art at Basel Art Center Since many years, Basel is recognized as an avant-garde platform for contemporary art in Europe. The weekend on 7th/ 8th April 2017, Art ...

Meural Partners With Artists Rights Society to Offer Copyrighted Works on Meural Canvas

  • March 9, 2017

Art-tech startup Meural has announced a partnership with Artists Rights Society, the organization that represents the estates of Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Klee, Kahlo, and others, to release a ...

Second version of Hope, 1886, by G.F.  Watts

Bicentenary Exhibitions Celebrate G.F. Watts, England's Michelangelo

  • March 12, 2017

‘The aims of art are not different from the aims of life in general – which should be to add as much as possible to the good of the world.’  - G F Watts OM RA G F Watts (1817-1904) — outstanding ...

Lovely pastoral painting by David Ellinger (1913-2003), titled Long Lane Farm (est.  $1,000-$1,500)

Pastoral painting by David Ellinger (1913-2003) will be in Converse Auctions' East Meets West Sale, March 24th

  • Converse & Company
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  • March 13, 2017

MALVERN, Pa. - Over 300 lots of fine American, European, African, Chinese and other Asian items will be sold in an internet-only Spring East Meets West Auction on Friday, March 24th, by Converse ...

Guru Nanak and the holy man Sant Ren, from a manuscript of the Janam Sakhi (Life Stories), 1800–1900.  India or Pakistan; Punjab region.  Opaque watercolors on paper .  Asian Art Museum, Gift of the Kapany Collection , 1998.58.4.  Photograph © Asian Art Museum.

Surprising California Connections in Centuries of Sikh Artistry at Asian Art Museum in San Francisco

  • March 12, 2017

A gracious conversation, a scholarly sermon, a lively portrait rendered in jewel-tone watercolors from centuries past: the enduring milestones of learning and tolerance. From March 10 to June 18, ...

Stand of Jason Jacques Gallery

Brisk Weekend Sales at TEFAF Demonstrate Upper Market Strength

  • March 12, 2017

TEFAF Maastricht underlined its position as the world’s leading fine art and antiques Fair with numerous sales reported during the opening days, testament to the strength of the global art market ...

Original screenprint depiction of screen siren Greta Garbo as the legendary traitor Mata Hari by pop art icon Andy Warhol.

Original screenprint by Andy Warhol of Greta Garbo as Mata Hari will headline Bruneau & Co.'s March 25th auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 13, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – An original screenprint depiction of screen legend Greta Garbo as Mata Hari by Andy Warhol, plus additional artworks by Miguel Martinez, Walter Franklin Lansil, William Perkins ...