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Fusion Art Announces Cityscapes International Juried Art Competition

  • Fusion Art
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  • June 13, 2016

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting submissions for “Cityscapes,” its Ausut 2016 international online juried art exhibition. For this competition artists and photographers ...

Examples of Catalina Island pottery: 8 1/2 inch ringed vase (left: est.  $880-$1,210); and 11-inch 'Moorish' plate (est.  $960-$1,320).

California's unique history will be showcased at Last Chance's June 18th auction

  • June 14, 2016

LOS ANGELES – From its 18th-century Spanish missions to its wild and woolly 1849 Gold Rush and mega-billion-dollar motion picture industry, California has more than lived up to its nickname “the ...

Paul Moro, FLORAL BOUNTY BY THE BAY, DENNIS, MA, 1936.  Oil on board, 24 x 36 inches.  Private collection

Newington-Cropsey Foundation Hosts the Exhibition 'Paul Moro: A Painter’s Journey'

  • June 13, 2016

Paul Moro: A Painter’s Journey, is a retrospective exhibition of the vigorous, energetic paintings of Moro, a largely unknown twentieth century artist. Known in the New York area as a fine art ...

Ernest C.  Withers, Sanitation Workers Assembling for a Solidarity March, Memphis, March 28, 1968, Gelatin silver print, 8 1/2 x 14 3/4 in., National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution, Museum Purchase.

Nationally Touring Civil Rights Exhibition Opens at the Lyman Allyn Museum

  • June 13, 2016

“...we had averted our eyes for far too long, turning away from the ugly reality facing us as a nation. Let the world see what I’ve seen.” - Mami Till Bradley New London – For All the World to ...

Olivier Meslay

Clark Art Institute Names New Director

  • June 13, 2016

The Board of Trustees of the Clark Art Institute has selected Olivier Meslay to serve as its Dena and Felda Hardymon Director. Meslay, an accomplished museum professional and noted scholar, will ...

Cindy Sherman, Untitled #216, 1989, chromogenic colour print, 95 x 64 in.  (241.3 x 162.6 cm.) © Cindy Sherman.

Skarstedt to open a new London gallery with exhibition of works by Cindy Sherman and David Salle

  • June 13, 2016

Cindy Sherman and David Salle: History Portraits and Tapestry Paintings 1st October – 26th November Opening reception 30th September, 6-8pm Skarstedt will open a new London gallery at 8 Bennet ...

Johnny Depp

Nine Basquiat Works to Hit Auction Block from Collection of Actor Johnny Depp

  • June 12, 2016

Christie’s will bring together a selection of international names in the Post-War and Contemporary Art Auctions on 29 and 30 June at London’s King Street. This season’s auctions are complemented by ...

Sanford Robinson Gifford, Study of the Parthenon, oil on canvas, 1869.  Sold June 9, 2016 for $269,000.  (Pre-sale estimate: $20,000 to $30,000)

S.R. Gifford Painting Soars in Swann's American Art Sale

  • June 12, 2016

Swann Galleries' American Art sale on June 9 brought a preliminary total of $1,085,108. Todd Weyman, Swann Galleries’ Vice President and Director of Prints & Drawings said, “We are enjoying ...

 “Lotus in Summer" by Qi Gong.  1992.  Lot 25.

Chinese Paintings From Landscapes to Abstract Highlight Gianguan Auctions' June Sale

  • June 11, 2016

The Chinese Paintings portion of Gianguan Auctions' June 25th sale features Ming landscapes, 20th century abstractions and modern portraits by artists with strong auction records. Among the ...

Thomas Nonn, Iron City, May 2006, Mixed Media, 48" x 36"

Matter Painting

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • February 29, 2016

  Jeonghan and Choonhyang Yun and Thomas Nonn came from countries with earth-shaking turbulence in their twentieth century histories.  There is a powerful physicality in their works manifested in ...

1963 Volkswagen Beetle with Sunroof (Lot 2, Estimate $12,000-$15,000)

Vintage Motor Vehicles, Calder Maquette Lead Skinner’s 20th Century Design Auction in Marlborough, MA on June 23

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • June 10, 2016

MARLBOROUGH, MA – June 10, 2016 – Skinner, Inc. presents its first 20th Century Design auction of 2016, at noon on June 23 in Marlborough, MA. In addition to a carefully curated selection of ...

Questroyal’s Seventh Annual Summer Special Sale, Now through September 2, 2016

Questroyal’s Seventh Annual Summer Special Sale

  • Questroyal Fine Art, LLC
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  • June 10, 2016

Now through September 2, 2016 Over 80 paintings offered below cost or substantially discounted Each summer, Questroyal Fine Art prepares for new acquisitions for the upcoming fall season. ...

Left: Mark Bradford, Shade, 2016.  Mixed media on canvas, 60 x 48 in.  Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth.  Photo by Joshua White.  Center: Mark Bradford (American, born 1961).  Photo courtesy the artist.  Right: Clyfford Still, PH-26, 1951.  Oil on canvas, 90.625 x 70.375 in.  © City and County of Denver / ARS, NY

Contemporary Works and Abstract Expressionist Masterpieces Converge in 'Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford'

  • June 9, 2016

Next spring, the Denver Art Museum and Clyfford Still Museum will unite the work of two artists separated by generations in a creative collaboration. Shade: Clyfford Still / Mark Bradford includes ...

Malcolm C.  Nolen

Malcolm C. Nolen Appointed Noguchi Museum Board Chair

  • June 9, 2016

The Board of Trustees of The Noguchi Museum today announced the appointment of Malcolm C. Nolen as Board Chair. Mr. Nolen, who joined the Board in 2007 and has served as its Vice Chair since 2010, ...

Lot 88: Artus Van Briggle; Rookwood Vase, Sold for: $187,500

Van Briggle/Rookwood Vase Sells for $187,500; Paul Evans Sculpture Front Cabinet Sells for $175,000 in Rago's $4.6 Million 20th Century Design Auctions, June 4-5

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • June 8, 2016

VAN BRIGGLE/ROOKWOOD VASE SELLS FOR $187,500; PAUL EVANS SCULPTURE FRONT CABINET SELLS FOR $175,000 IN RAGO’S $4.6 MILLION 20TH CENTURY DESIGN AUCTIONS, JUNE 4-5. Lambertville, NJ: Rago Arts ...

Michael Richards

Sculptor Michael Richards, Killed on 9/11, Featured Summer-Long in Governors Island Exhibition

  • June 9, 2016

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Arts Center at Governors Island hosts LMCC’s summer exhibition, Michael Richards: Winged, dedicated to late artist Michael Richards (1963–2001) who tragically ...

Schaulager Stiftung Arp e.V.  © Stiftung Arp e.V., Berlin/Rolandswerth, VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2016 Photography by Leo Pompinon

The Institute for Artists’ Estates announces inaugural conference

  • June 9, 2016

This September, the Institute for Artists’ Estates launches its inaugural conference on the subject of artist estates and artistic legacy. Held in Berlin over two days, ‘Keeping the Legacy Alive’ ...

The Village Beauty.  Probably painted by the artist Fattu (active ca.  1770-1820).  Illustrated folio from the dispersed "Kangra Bihari" Sat Sai (Seven Hundred Verses).  Punjab Hills, kingdom of Kangra, ca.  1785.  Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper; narrow yellow and white borders with black inner rules; dark blue spandrels decorated with gold arabesque; painting 7 3/8 x 5 3/16 in.  (18.7 x 13.2 cm), page 8 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.  (20.6 x 14.9 cm).  Promised Gift of the Kronos Collections, 2015

Summer Exhibition at The Met to Feature Collection of Transcendent Paintings from Northern India's Rajput Courts

  • June 9, 2016

Compelling episodes from Hindu epic and poetic literature of the Indian subcontinent dominate the nearly 100 masterful paintings—most a 2015 promised gift by Steven M. Kossak from his family's ...

Gianguan Auctions Lot 190 A fine and rare Qing yellow-glazed vase of globular form with carved with  confronting dragons.  $300,000-$500,000.

$500,000 Yellow Qing Porcelain Vase On Podium at Gianguan Auctions

  • June 9, 2016

A strong collection of colorful Chinese porcelains, many of them of the esteemed Qing Dynasty, will come to the podium at Gianguan Auctions on June 25th. Chief among these is the catalog cover lot, ...

Installation of Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life exhibition; photo by Ben Gibbs

The Broad's First Special Exhibition Features 120 Works by Cindy Sherman

  • June 8, 2016

The Broad’s first special exhibition, Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life, opens June 11, 2016 and will feature more than 120 works by the groundbreaking artist, including works never before seen in ...