Betye Saar in her Los Angeles studio, 2015; photo: Ashley Walker; courtesy of the artist and Roberts Projects, Los Angeles

Getty Acquires Betye Saar Archive, Launches African American Art History Initiative

  • September 26, 2018

Getty Research Institute (GRI) announced the establishment of the African American Art History Initiative with the acquisition of the archive of world-renowned artist Betye Saar (American, b. ...

Agyness Deyn wearing Rodarte Spring/Summer 2009; Photo © Sølve Sundsbø Limited

Mulleavy Sisters' Art-Inspired Rodarte Fashion Label Showcased in Fall Exhibition

  • September 26, 2018

The celebrated American luxury fashion house Rodarte, founded by sisters Kate and Laura Mulleavy, will be featured this fall in the first fashion exhibition organized by the National Museum of ...

Matthew Ritchie (b.  1964, London; based in New York) Monstrance, 2014 Single-channel video installation Courtesy of the artist © Matthew Ritchie

'Chaos and Awe' Exhibition Explores 21st Century Notions of the Sublime

  • September 25, 2018

The Chrysler Museum of Art will present a sweeping survey of contemporary art from around the world with Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century. Organized by Frist Art Museum’s Chief Curator ...

Time For Fun by Seward Johnson © 2000 The Seward Johnson Atelier, Inc.

Seward Johnson Sculpture Joins Impressionism Exhibition at Reading Public Museum

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  • September 25, 2018

American realist Seward Johnson’s sculpture Time For Fun has been added to the widely lauded exhibition Across the Atlantic: American Impressionism through the French Lens at the Reading Public ...

Wake Up, America! (1917), by James Montgomery Flagg (est.  $6,000-$8,000).

Rare, original propaganda posters will headline Poster Auctions International's October 28th sale

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  • September 26, 2018

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. –– A collection of over 50 rare, original propaganda posters will be auctioned on Sunday, October 28th, by Poster Auctions International, Inc. (PAI), as part of the firm’s Rare ...

Fresh-to-Market Americana, Historic Pieces, and Rare Sand Bottles Highlight Cowan’s Fall Americana, Including Fine & Decorative Art: Premier Auction

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  • September 25, 2018

John James Audubon's Favorite "Long Tom" Fowler, the first portrait of Henry Clay by Matthew Harris Jouett, an exceptional John Henry Belter parlor suite with political and literary portrait busts, ...

Susan Ressler, System Development Corporation, Santa Monica, from the Los Angeles Documentary Project, 1980, vintage gelatin silver print, 11 x 14 inches

'Executive Order: Images of 1970s Corporate America' Features Works by Susan Ressler

  • September 25, 2018

Joseph Bellows Gallery presents this fall the solo exhibition, Susan Ressler: Executive Order: Images of 1970s Corporate America.  The exhibition will open October 5th and continue through November ...

Château Pétrus produced the top six prices at Heritage Auctions' $1.5 million sale.

Château Pétrus Drives Record Breaking $1.5 Million Fine Wine Auction at Heritage

  • September 25, 2018

More than a dozen world records fell, and nearly 40 percent of the lots sold for more than their pre-auction estimates to lift the final total for Heritage Auctions’ Fine & Rare Wine Auction to ...

Winslow Homer (1836–1910), Eight Bells, 1886, oil on canvas, 25 3/16 x 30 3/16 in.  Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover.  Gift of an anonymous donor.  Credit: Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA / Art Resource, NY

Winslow Homer Exhibition Examines the Relationship of His Art to Photography

  • September 25, 2018

This fall the Brandywine River Museum of Art, in Chadds Ford, Penn., will present Winslow Homer: Photography and the Art of Painting, exploring the surprising role photography played in the ...

This untitled James Martin painting appears to depict fellow artist Vincent Van Gogh, 13 ½ by 11 ¾ inches.

James Martin Art To Cross Block At The Benefit Shop Foundation Oct.10

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  • September 24, 2018

Sometimes described as a storyteller or jazz improvisationist, James Martin (born 1928), has been creating art for decades that is an integral part of the Pacific Northwest scene. Reminiscent of ...

ZORAN MUSIC Gorizia/Görz 1909 - 2005 Venedig MOTIVO DALMATA, 1952 
Oil on canvas, 13 x 16 inch (33 x 40.6 cm)


October Art Week Announces Its Roster of Blue-Chip Galleries on New York’s Upper East Side

  • September 24, 2018

Coinciding with TEFAF New York and Christie’s Classic Art Week of auctions and selling exhibitions, the third edition of October Art Week will kick off on Thursday, October 25th. On that evening, ...

Oil on canvas by Pablo Picasso (Sp., 1881-1973), titled Portrait of a Woman, measuring 21 inches by 25 ¼ inches in the frame, signed and dated “7.1.39” (est.  $200,000-$300,000).

Picasso's Portrait of a Woman is expected to reach $200,000-$300,000 at Woodshed's Oct. 4 auction

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  • September 25, 2018

FRANKLIN, Mass. – An elite selection of 54 original oil and watercolor Impressionist, Pop and Modern paintings by and attributed to renowned artists such as Picasso, Monet, van Gogh, Franz Kline ...

Louis C.  Tiffany, Angel of Resurrection (1899; 90 x 37 inches)

Radiance Rediscovered: Stained Glass by Tiffany and La Farge

  • September 24, 2018

Worcester Art Museum (WAM), in Massachusetts, is showing an exhibition of stained glass works created by Louis C. Tiffany and John La Farge that have not been on view for more than 40 years. ...

The Water Court of the Pavilions.  Photo: Iwan Baan.  Courtesy: Glenstone Museum.

$200m Expansion of Glenstone Museum Opens to the Public on October 4

  • September 24, 2018

Glenstone Museum in Potomac, Maryland, will begin welcoming the public on October 4, 2018, revealing the results of a five-year expansion that has at last fully realized its founders’ vision of ...

Myung Urso.  Composition, 2014, Canvas, linen, hanji( Korean mulberry paper), Asian ink, thread, resin, plastic beads, Image courtesy of the artist

The Society of Arts + Crafts Announces Fall Shows in Boston

  • Society of Arts and Crafts
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  • September 24, 2018

New exhibition explores cutting-edge contemporary studio jewelry from 20th century to present and biennial cups show returns Boston, MA – The Society of Arts + Crafts announces two new ...

The Met Breuer building

The Met to Enable Frick Collection to Use Breuer Building During Its 2020 Renovation

  • September 23, 2018

The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Frick Collection announced that they are in discussions to bring the Frick's program temporarily to the Whitney Museum of American Art's Breuer building while ...

A Cavour vase

'Syria Matters' Exhibition to Present Rare Antiquities and Works by Living Artists in Immersive Installation

  • September 23, 2018

The opening at the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha (Qatar Museums), of Syria Matters, the most comprehensive exhibition of its kind in the world, will be marked with two evenings of performances by ...

Art Deco bronze statue by McClelland Barclay (Am., 1891-1943), titled Spirit of Speed, 30 ½ inches tall with perfect patina (CA$16,520).

Art Deco bronze statue by McClelland Barclay (Am., 1891-1943) brings CA$16,250 at Miller & Miller's Mantiques! auction

  • Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.
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  • September 24, 2018

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Men, and the women who love them, turned out in full force September 15th for Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.’s Mantiques! Gentleman’s Collectibles auction, held ...

Ansel Adams, Clearing Winter Storm, Yosemite National Park

Rare Collection of Ansel Adams Photography Donated to the Yosemite Museum in Yosemite National Park

  • September 23, 2018

A rare collection of 45 photographs by acclaimed 20th century photographer Ansel Adams (1902-1984) has been donated to the Yosemite Museum in Yosemite National Park. The Museum Sets were ...

4th Annual Figures & Faces Art Competition www.fusionartps.com

4th Annual Figures & Faces International Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

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  • September 23, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting entries for the 4th Annual Figures & Faces international online art competition. For this competition, both 2D and 3D artists, worldwide, ...