Rockefeller Auction Pushes Christie's to $4 Billion in First-Half Sales

  • July 25, 2018

Continued global demand, audience engagement with the diversity of collecting categories and the historic Rockefeller sales helped drive a 26% rise in Christie’s overall sales to almost £3bn ($4bn, ...

“Miss G.  Townsend” Fashion Doll, 1870s, France (Gift of Edward Starr, Jr., 1976-58-9)

Little Ladies: Victorian Fashion Dolls and the Feminine Ideal

  • July 25, 2018

This fall, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present Little Ladies: Victorian Fashion Dolls and the Feminine Ideal, an exhibition (Nov. 11, 2018, to March 3, 2019) starring four extraordinary ...

Hendrick Avercamp's "A Winter Scene with Two Gentlemen Playing Colf" is among the works on display in "Masterful Likeness: Dutch Drawings of the Golden Age" at the Getty Center.  (The J.  Paul Getty Museum)

Masterful Likeness: Dutch Drawings of the Golden Age Opens at the Getty

  • July 24, 2018

During the seventeenth century, Dutch political and religious freedom as well as maritime trade and military strength ushered in an era of economic prosperity. In this golden age, artists inspired ...

Rose B.  Simpson, Santa Clara, Pueblo, Maria, 2014.  1985 Chevy El Camino.  Collection of the Artist.  © 2014 Rose B.  Simpson.  Image: © Kate Russell

Mia To Present First Major Museum Exhibition Exploring the Achievements of Native Women Artists

  • July 24, 2018

In June 2019, the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) will present the first major thematic exhibition exploring the artistic achievements of Native women. The exhibition, which will travel ...

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Untitled, 1982, acrylic and oil stick on wood, 182.8 x 121.9 cm, Private Collection © Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat.  Licensed by Artestar, New York

Solo Exhibitions on Basquiat and Schiele are Highlights in Paris This Fall

  • July 24, 2018

This fall, Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris will present the landmark exhibition Jean-Michel Basquiat, bringing together 120 works that trace the blazing career of the artist from 1980 to 1988. ...

Alfred Jacob Miller, The Thirsty Trapper, 1850; Estimate $1,500,000-2,500,000


  • July 23, 2018

Every Western art lover's attention will turn toward the same place on July 28th, as The Coeur d'Alene Art Auction holds their 33rd annual Fine Western & American Art auction from the Grand ...

Henrietta Shore, Two Worlds, c.  1921, Oil on canvas.  33.5 x 29.5 inches.  Gift of the Marie Eccles Caine Foundation.  Collection of the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State University

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art Presents Major Exhibition and Publication Exploring Art of the American West in Newly Expanded Galleries

  • July 23, 2018

The Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (NEHMA) at Utah State University (USU) is presenting Collecting on the Edge, a ground-breaking, two-part exhibition showcasing its exceptional collection that ...

Gillian Wearing, Me as an Artist in 1984, 2014, chromogenic print.  © Gillian Wearing.  Courtesy of the artist, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, Maureen Paley, London and Regen Projects, Los Angeles

Cincinnati Art Museum to unveil new contemporary conceptual art in "Life: Gillian Wearing"

  • July 23, 2018

CINCINNATI — Experience internationally-acclaimed conceptual artist Gillian Wearing in a rare major exhibition of her work in the Midwest at the Cincinnati Art Museum. Life: Gillian Wearing, ...

A pair of Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin Thin Line chrome armchairs was designed in a dark brown vinyl upholstery mimicking leather, 32 by 23 by 29 inches ($300-600).

Benefit Shop Foundation Sale To Offer Midcentury Modern Aug. 8

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • July 23, 2018

Midcentury Modern is very much in vogue these days and collectors will have a field day at Benefit Shop Foundation’s monthly Red Carpet auction on Wednesday, August 8, at 10 am, which features a ...

3rd Annual Waterscapes Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

3rd Annual Waterscapes Art Competition Announced by Fusion Art

  • Fusion Art
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  • July 22, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce it is now accepting entries for the 3rd Annual Waterscapes international online art competition. For this competition, both 2D and 3D artists are encouraged to ...

2nd International Photography Exhibition Winners Announced by Fusion Art

Fusion Art Announces the Winners of the 2nd International Photography Exhibition

  • Fusion Art
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  • July 22, 2018

Fusion Art is pleased to announce the opening of its 2nd International Photography Exhibition. The exhibition is now available for viewing on the Fusion Art. For this open (no theme) exhibition, ...

Sculptor Richard Becker Unveils New Work in Solo Exhibition

  • Sparks Gallery
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  • June 19, 2018

Sparks Gallery is pleased to announce San Diego artist Richard Becker’s Solo Show “Float” with an opening reception on Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 6 pm to 9 pm.   For the first time, the ...

Provence, France, 1955

Elliott Erwitt

  • PDNB Gallery
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  • July 20, 2018

PDNB Gallery is proud to announce its second solo exhibition for Elliott Erwitt (b. Paris, France, 1928). The exhibition will cover iconic works from his Magnum years, including his humorous ...

Cycle of Life: Within the Power of Dreams and the Wonder of Infinity, 2009-2014.  Detail of “Sky” and “Desire.” Blown, cast, and acid-etched glass, and welded steel with patina, 105 x 30 x 12 feet.  Knoxville Museum of Art, gift of Ann and Steve Bailey
© 2014 Elizabeth Felicella Photography

Knoxville Museum of Art Announces Major New Publication Celebrating Richard Jolley’s Monumental Masterwork Cycle of Life

  • Knoxville Museum of Art
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  • June 22, 2018

Knoxville Museum of Art Announces Major New Publication Celebrating Richard Jolley’s Monumental Masterwork Cycle of Life June 22, 2018 (Knoxville, TN) – The Knoxville Museum of Art (KMA) ...

Jeffrey Gibson (Mississippi Band Choctaw/ Cherokee), I PUT A SPELL ON YOU, 2015.  Repurposed punching bag, glass beads, artificial sinew, and steel; 40 × 14 × 14 in.  Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.  Museum purchase, 2015.11.1.  Image courtesy of Jeffrey Gibson Studio and Roberts Projects, Los Angeles, California.  Photograph by Peter Mauney.

Mississippi Museum of Art Announces New Exhibition "Jeffrey Gibson: Like A Hammer" on view Sept. 8, 2018 - Jan. 27, 2019

  • Mississippi Museum of Art
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  • July 12, 2018

MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES NEW EXHIBITION JEFFREY GIBSON: LIKE A HAMMER September 8, 2018 ‒ January 27, 2019 Media Preview: Tuesday, September 4, 2018; 10:30 a.m.‒noon Jackson, ...

International Fine Print Dealers Association Announces the 2018 Exhibitors for the Fine Art Print Fair

  • July 19, 2018

New York, July 19, 2018 – The International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA) is pleased to announce the list of exhibitors for this year’s Fine Art Print Fair. The annual fair takes place on ...

The frame which once held Rembrandt's The Storm on the Sea of Galilee at the Gardner Museum.

A Podcast Will Explore the Unsolved Mystery of the Gardner Museum Heist

  • July 19, 2018

WBUR and The Boston Globe have joined forces to launch Last Seen, a weekly podcast on a still-shocking unsolved art crime. that will debut on September 17. (Listen to a Preview here.) Hosted by ...

Alfred A.  Hart (American, 1816-1908), Locomotive on Trestle, near American River, 1865, albumen stereograph, Courtesy Union Pacific Railroad Museum

Traveling Exhibition Features the Transcontinental Railroad and the American West

  • July 19, 2018

Union Pacific, in partnership with Joslyn Art Museum and the Union Pacific Museum in Council Bluffs, Iowa, announced a new traveling exhibition in recognition of the 150th anniversary of the ...

“We are very proud of our veteran students and alumni who have proudly served our country and distinguished themselves as artists and designers,” said LCAD President Jonathan Burke.  “Through this partnership, more than 20 veterans will be able to receive financial assistance to study in all of our nine majors this fall.”

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) Receives Yellow Ribbon Gi Education Enhancement Designation

  • Laguna College of Art and Design
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  • July 19, 2018

Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) was selected as a participating school in the new federal Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program.   “We are very proud of our veteran students ...

“View of Featherstonhaugh Estate near Duanesburg,” Thomas Cole, 1826.

Thomas Cole’s Paper Trail

  • July 18, 2018

In 1818, the youthful Thomas Cole emigrated from his native England to begin a new life in the United States. After several years struggling as an engraver and designer for his parents’ short-lived ...