Exhibition: “Material Magic: Six Sculptors Create”

  • Ann Korologos Gallery
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  • August 1, 2014

Artists Talk: Wednesday, August 6, 5pm Opening Reception: Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 5:30 to 7 pm On View: August 6th through September 8th “Material Magic: Six Sculptors Create”...

Urban-Themed Artworks Explore the Privilege of Ignorance

  • July 31, 2014

FORT WORTH–Works on display later this summer at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center will explore the topic of privileged ignorance. Local artist Allison Proulx depicts flourishing city centers...

Dealers, Curators and Collectors Gather for Show and Sale of Texas Art

  • Stripe Specialty Media
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  • July 31, 2014

This intimate and usually packed show is open to dealer’s, galleries and self-representing artists focusing on Early Texas Art. FORT WORTH, TX–The Show and Sale of Early Texas Art will be back...

Wrought Iron Standing Broiler, America, late 18th/early 19th century (Lot 18, Estimate $1,500-$2,500)

Skinner, Inc. Announces Two-Day Auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts, Featuring the Howard Roth Collection of Early American Iron

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • July 31, 2014

An excellent selection of American folk art and furniture will be offered at Skinner, Inc.’s two-day auction of American Furniture & Decorative Arts. On August 9th, Skinner is pleased to...

The Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival featured sculpture, “Jackson Symphony” by Joshua Tobey.

30th Annual Fall Arts Festival in Jackson Hole Brings Together Artists and Chefs

  • July 30, 2014

For the 30th year, Jackson, Wyo., will host the annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival, mixing visual, contemporary, culinary, Western, landscape, wildlife and Native American arts, September 3 –...

17th/18th C.  Famille Verte Porcelain Vase Kangxi (High Estimate: $12,000)

888 Auctions’ August 14 Sale to Showcase Important Kangxi Mark and Period Famille Verte Porcelain Vase

  • 888 Auctions
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  • July 30, 2014

Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions’ August 14th sale of Chinese Ceramics & Traditional Paintings will showcase 532 lots of an exciting array of Chinese Works of Art. Highlighting the autumn...

A selection of items from the Estate of Celia Thaxter Hubbard

Grogan and Company to Sell Estate of Celia Thaxter Hubbard

  • Grogan & Company
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  • July 29, 2014

Dedham, MA: On Friday, August 1st, Grogan and Company will conduct an auction featuring a wide array of items from the Estate of Celia Thaxter Hubbard. The contents of her Cambridge and Brewster,...

This rare Durham Whiskey fifth bottle, made circa 1876-1882 and one of maybe six known, sold for $13,440 at American Bottle Auctions.

Rare Durham Whiskey fifth bottle (circa 1876-1882) sells for $13,440 at American Bottle Auctions

  • American Bottle Auctions
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  • July 31, 2014

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A rare Durham Whiskey fifth bottle, made circa 1876-1882 and one of maybe only six known, sold for $13,440 to take top lot honors at Auction #60, an internet and catalog sale...

A Massive Ralph Cahoon Painting of A New England Seaside Village Dock, Ralph Eugene Cahoon, Jr., Titled Seaside Village, Signed R.  Cahoon (LR), Oil on Masonite, 1960.

Ralph Cahoon Revisits Nantucket

  • Earle Vandekar of Knightsbridge Inc.
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  • July 29, 2014

Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge is pleased to present a massive Ralph Eugene Cahoon painting at this year's Nantucket Antiques Show. The early signed painting, from a private collection,...

Maori: Gisborne Festival, North Island, January 2011 © Jimmy Nelson Pictures BV

Photographs by Jimmy Nelson Exhibited in "Before They Pass Away: Documenting the World's Last Indigenous Tribes"

  • July 28, 2014

From September 25 – November 16, 2014, ATLAS Gallery will be the first British gallery to showcase Jimmy Nelson’s landmark project Before They Pass Away. This elegant and evocative collection of...

Thomas Hart Benton’s epic mural America Today.

Met Museum to Exhibit Thomas Hart Benton's Epic Mural "America Today"

  • July 28, 2014

An upcoming exhibition will showcase the 2012 gift of Thomas Hart Benton’s epic mural "America Today" from AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company to The Metropolitan Museum of Art. On view...

A pair of "Elizabeth" chairs designed by Ib Kofod-Larsen broke previous auctions records with a final price of $39,360 at Clarke Auction.

Kofod-Larsen Chairs Bring Record Price at Clarke

  • July 28, 2014

A pair of Ib Kofod-Larsen “Elizabeth” chairs brought a record $39,360 at Clarke Auction’s July 14th, 2014 sale. Each rosewood chair was marked with the Christiansen & Larsen company...

Qianlong scroll painting sold for more than estimated at Witherell's summer auction.

Paintings, Asian art and jewelry exceed expectations at Witherell’s summer auction

  • July 28, 2014

Two paintings identified by Boston-based Vose Galleries that highlighted Witherell’s Summer Auction held July 9 to 23, 2014 sold for $10,200 and $6,000, including buyer’s premium, respectively. ...

First Lady Michelle Obama cutting the ribbon to open The Costume Institute's new Anna Wintour Costume Center yesterday morning.  Pictured, from left: Thomas P.  Campbell, Director of the Metropolitan Museum; First Lady Michelle Obama; Anna Wintour, Artistic Director of Condé Nast and Editor-in-Chief of Vogue; and Emily K.  Rafferty, President of the Metropolitan Museum

Metropolitan Museum Announces 6.2 Million Annual Attendance

  • July 26, 2014

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced that 6.2 million people—from New York City, the tri-state area, across the United States, and 187 foreign countries—visited the Museum during the fiscal...

Raphaelle Peale (1774-1825), Peaches and Grapes in a Chinese Export Basket, 1812, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Acquisition in memory of Ruth Carter Stevenson, President of the Board of Trustees, 1961-2013, with funds provided by the Ruth Carter Stevenson Memorial and Endowment Funds, 2014-7

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Acquires Masterpiece by Raphaelle Peale in Memory of Ruth Carter Stevenson

  • July 26, 2014

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art has acquired the painting Peaches and Grapes in a Chinese Export Basket (1813) by Raphaelle Peale (1774–1825). The first work by Peale to enter the...

Jane Stuart (attr.) portrait of George Washington after her father Gilbert Stuart's 1806 masterpiece.

Morgan Rank Collection of Folk Art & Musical Instruments and 19th Century Paintings Highlight Eldred's Summer Americana & Paintings Auction

  • July 25, 2014

The Robert C. Eldred Co. is excited to announce its flagship Summer Americana & Paintings Auction, being held July 30 through August 1, 2014, will feature the Morgan Rank Collection of Folk...

Fine art pottery to be sold including New Orleans Newcomb College Vase by artist Henrietta Bailey(pictured far left).  The vase is signed and marked “HD98" under the base and carries a presale estimate of $1,600-1,800.

Garth’s Auctions August Eclectic Features Ohio Pottery & Much More

  • July 23, 2014

On Friday, August 1st beginning at 9:00 am, over 1100 lots will cross the block in Garth’s August Eclectic sale. Bidders can stay cool inside as Garth’s presents a wide array of items including a...

This museum-quality Navajo rug (or weaving), made circa 1940s, 45 inches by 81 inches, should bring $10,000-$20,000 on August 16-17.

The Puffer collection of Native American artwork and artifacts will be sold Aug. 16-17 in Santa Fe, N.M.

  • Allard Auctions
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  • July 25, 2014

SANTA FE, N.M. – Around 900 lots of Western and Native art, American Indian artifacts and related collectibles will come up for bid at the Best of Santa Fe auction, an annual event hosted by...

James Turrell at one of his best-known workings, the Roden Crater.

White House Announces National Medal of Arts Award Winners, includes Architects Billie Tsien and Tod Williams, Artist James Turrell

  • July 24, 2014

On Monday afternoon, July 28, 2014,  President Obama will award the 2013 National Medal of Arts to distinguished recipients in the East Room. The First Lady will also attend. The National...

Thomas Howland, oil on canvas by John Blanchard c.1855.

Newport Antiques Show Loan Exhibition to Explore Significant Rhode Island Objects

  • July 24, 2014

The Rhode Island Historical Society and the Newport Historical Society will partner to present The Newport Antiques Show’s 2014 Loan Exhibit, "Fifty Objects That Shaped Rhode Island History."...