Laura Kimpton in her Bay Area Studio.  Photo credit: Laura Schneider.

"If WORDS could SPEAK" – Laura Kimpton Solo Exhibition at HG Contemporary, May 4-May 26, 2017

  • HG Contemporary
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  • May 3, 2017

HG Contemporary is pleased to present a solo exhibition by multimedia artist Laura Kimpton May 4 through May 26, 2017. “If WORDS could SPEAK,” the title of the exhibition, considers the multivalent ...

Umlauf and Fawcett, circa 1970

'Mentoring a Muse' Exhibition Reveals the Artworks of Sculptor Charles Umlauf and Actress Farrah Fawcett

  • May 3, 2017

Before Farrah Fawcett (1947-2009) became an international icon following her role on the hit television series, Charlie’s Angels, she studied art as an undergraduate student at the University of ...

Lilla Cabot Perry (1848–1933), The Green Hat, 1913, oil on canvas.  Terra Foundation for American Art, Daniel J.  Terra Collection, 1987.25.  Photography ©Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago.

'Henry James and American Painting' at the Morgan

  • May 3, 2017

In 1884, Henry James (1843– 1916) wrote in The Art of Fiction: The analogy between the art of the painter and the art of the novelist is, so far as I am able to see, complete. Their inspiration ...

Galerie Gmurzynska, TEFAF New York Spring, Stand 14, Booth rendering by Bureau Betak.

Alexandre de Betak Designs a Dazzling TEFAF New York Spring Stand for Galerie Gmurzynska

  • May 3, 2017

Galerie Gmurzynska TEFAF New York Spring, Stand 14 May 4-8, 2017 Park Avenue Armory at 643 Park Avenue, NYC VIP Preview on May 3, from 12pm to 8pm Galerie Gmurzynska enlisted designer, ...

Amedeo Modigliani, Italian (1884–1920) Head, c.  1913.  Limestone, 20 5/8 x 9 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.  Collection of Kimbell Art Museum Given in honor of Ted and Lucile Weiner by their daughter Gwendolyn, 2017

Rare Modigliani Sculpture Gifted to Kimbell Art Museum

  • May 3, 2017

The Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas, announced last week the gift of a masterpiece of modern sculpture, a carved limestone Head (c. 1913), by the Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani ...

LOS CARPINTEROS Estudio de Hans Poelzig, sólido tres Estimate $18,000 - 22,000

Phillips to Auction Works Benefitting FLORA ars+natura

  • Phillips
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  • May 3, 2017

Phillips has announced that 14 lots in the Latin America auction will benefit FLORA ars+natura, a non-profit foundation based in Bogotá, Colombia, which deals with the myriad relationships between ...

Martin Willing (b.  1958) Parabolkegel groß, 1991 Duraluminum, water jet cut, curved, prestressed, embedded in titanium plate 11 3/8 (H) inches, 14 1/8 inches diameter (29 (H) cm, 36 cm diameter)

Martin Willing: Sculpting Motion

  • Hollis Taggart Galleries
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  • May 3, 2017

Martin Willing: Sculpting Motion 1 - 30 June, 2017 Opening Reception: 1 June, 6-8pm Martin Willing's engaging kinetic sculptures will be the focus of Martin Willing: Sculpting Motion at ...

Alexis Portilla (b.  1965) Vessel White, 1998 Mixed media on paper 35 x 36 1/8 inches Inscribed, signed, dated, and titled on verso: "Top / 35"x36" / A.  Portilla © '98 / VESSEL/LOOPS (LIGHT)"

Alexis Portilla: Poet in Space

  • Hollis Taggart Galleries
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  • May 3, 2017

Alexis Portilla: Poet in Space 1 - 30 June, 2017 Opening Reception: 1 June, 6-8pm Alexis Portilla: Poet in Space Space at Hollis Taggart Galleries turns a retrospective eye on the past two ...

Portrait of Mrs.  John D.  Rockefeller, Jr.  (Abby Greene Aldrich), Robert Brackman, New York, New York, 1941, oil on canvas, private collection

The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum to Hold 60th Anniversary Celebration Day on June 3

  • May 3, 2017

As part of a year-long, 60th anniversary celebration of the oldest, continuously operating museum in the country dedicated to American folk art, the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum ...

A Non-Objective Couple: Sonia Gechtoff & James Kelly

A Non-Objective Couple: Sonia Gechtoff & James Kelly

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery
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  • May 11, 2017

“A Non-Objective Couple” May 11 through July, 2017 Sonia Gechtoff & James Kelly The Anita Shapolsky Gallery is pleased to present “A Non-Objective Couple”, an exhibition featuring ...

Oil on board painting by African-American artist Henry O.  Tanner (1859-1937), titled Portrait of a Woman with a Head Scarf, unsigned (est.  $10,000-$20,000).

Oil paintings by renowned African-American artists Henry O. Tanner and Rex Goreleigh will headline Nadeau's May 20th auction

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • May 3, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – Original oil paintings by noted African-American artist Henry O. Tanner (1859-1937) and Rex Goreleigh (1902-1986), plus a late 19th century table by the renowned Philadelphia ...

William Vareika in front of John La Farge stained glass windows he and his wife Alison donated to the McMullen Museum, Boston College.

NEWPORT ART DEALER ELECTED TO THE RHODE ISLAND HERITAGE HALL OF FAME

  • William Vareika Fine Arts
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  • May 2, 2017

In the 30th anniversary year of the founding of his Newport, RI gallery, art dealer Bill Vareika will be inducted into the Rhode Island Heritage Hall of Fame during a ceremony on May 6, 2017. ...

Martina Lopez, Heirs Come to Pass3.

The Art of Narrative: Timeless Tales and Visual Vignettes

  • The Heckscher Museum of Art
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  • May 2, 2017

Mythic stories, fantastic fables and timeless literary tales come alive through art.  Now on view at The Heckscher Museum of Art, the exhibition, The Art of Narrative: Timeless Tales and Visual ...

 Damien Hirst’s Beautiful Remastered Rubellite Tourmaline Painting (2007) – Presented by Jerome Zodo Gallery

Art New York & CONTEXT New York Kick Off New York Art Week at Pier 94

  • May 2, 2017

The Fair Returns for its Third Edition Featuring 120 International Galleries Offering Blue Chip, Modern and Contemporary Works that are Fresh to the Market Fairs to Offer Private Transportation ...

Linden Frederick, "Rear Window," 2016, oil on linen, 36 x 36 inches

"Linden Frederick: Night Stories" opens next week (May 11) at Forum Gallery

  • May 2, 2017

American painter Linden Frederick will collaborate with 15 of America’s most celebrated writers for Linden Frederick: Night Stories, a multidisciplinary exhibition of 15 new paintings and ...

Marcelo Garcia Casil

A revolutionary new art tech marketplace for investors and owners

  • May 2, 2017

Maecenas is giving investors the chance to own shares in a masterpiece by introducing them directly to owners and creating a trading market Art investors, collectors and owners will be able to ...

Image Caption: JANNIS VARELAS (b.  1977), Black Frames, 2017, Mixed media on canvas – photo credit: Joseph Coscia Jr.

Frieze New York artist Janis Varelas' "Black Frames" on view at Onassis Cultural Center New York until June 24

  • Onassis Cultural Center New York
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  • May 1, 2017

Jannis Varelas will be exhibiting a series of new paintings, through Athens’ Breeder Gallery at Frieze New York on Randall’s Island, NY, from May 5-7, 2017 (booth C33). Varelas created Black ...

19th century Korean Ancestor Portrait Gouache on Paper, Hanging Scroll

Surpassing All Expectations, A Record-Setting Sale of Korean Works of Art Rings Up $366,366 at Lark Mason Associates on iGavel Auctions

  • May 1, 2017

Exceeding all expectations, the sale of Korean Works of Art at Lark Mason Associates on the iGavel Auctions platform closed on April 26th with a sale total of $366,366 including buyers premium. ...

 Kay Kavus Crowns His Grandson Kay Khusraw, Painting from an illustrated manuscript of the Shahnama by Firdawsi

A New Light on Bernard Berenson: Persian Paintings from Villa I Tatti

  • May 1, 2017

From May 20, 2017–August 13, 2017, " A New Light on Bernard Berenson: Persian Paintings from Villa I Tatti," is on view at the University Research Gallery, Harvard Art Museums. This focused ...

Dining Room: Ken Fulk

Kips Bay Decorator Show House Fundraiser Opens in a Neo-Georgian Mansion

  • May 1, 2017

In its forty-fifth year, the internationally-recognized Kips Bay Decorator Show House, hosted by New York’s premier youth organization, the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club, will be located at 125 ...