Paul Calle (1928-2010), The Great Moment, c.  1969, oil on masonite; Collection of the Orlando Museum of Art, Gift of Dr.  and Mrs.  John J.  McMullen.  Copyright The Calle Family.  Paul Calle, Something for the Pot II, oil on canvas; Courtesy The Peterson Family Collection.

Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West Among the First to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 with New Exhibition Focused on NASA and Western Artist, Paul Calle

  • February 27, 2019

In celebration of this year’s 50th anniversary of NASA’s successful Apollo 11 mission, Smithsonian Affiliate, Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West (SMoW), announced the public opening of ...

Barry M.  Goldwater, Navajo Pony, 1938.

Exclusive Tribute Exhibition Showcasing Senator Barry M. Goldwater’s Iconic Arizona Photography Opens at Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

  • Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West
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  • February 27, 2019

Best known as five-term U.S. Senator passionate about his native state of Arizona, Barry M. Goldwater (1909-1998) was also a gifted photographer, serving for decades as one of the first and ...

Qing carved jade scepter.  Gianguan Auctions.  March 18, 2019.

A Celebration Of China's Material Culture At Gianguan Auctions March 18

  • February 26, 2019

On Monday, March 18 Gianguan Auctions hosts the 18th running of its annual spring sale. As in previous years, the auction is scheduled to offer international collectors taking in events at Asia ...

A rare European Turtleshell, Brass, and Pewter Inlay Domed Fitted Box, after a design by Jean Berain the Elder, circa 1680-1700

2 iGavel Auction Sales of Furniture and Decorative Arts Top Expectations

  • February 25, 2019

Two recent sales of Fine and Decorative Works of Art on the iGavel Auctions platform far exceeded estimates and delivered top results for the best items. The Lark Mason Associates sale that ended ...

Lesser Ury, Allee im Tiergarten, Berlin, color pastels, circa 1920.  Estimate $50,000 to $80,000.

German Expressionist Works from A Major Art Collection That Survived the Nazis Heads to Auction

  • February 26, 2019

Swann Auction Galleries is to sell a major selection of German Expressionist works from one of the movement’s most important collections on March 5. The extraordinary gathering of 160 prints, ...

T.  Lux Feininger (1910-2011) Skippers daughter, 1932.  Öl auf Leinwand, Privatbesitz © T.Lux Feininger-Estate

Forgotten Modernism: Art in Germany between the World Wars

  • February 26, 2019

Kunstforum Ingelheim is presenting approaches to classical modernism from Germany that are largely unknown, from April 14 to June 23, 2019. On its 60th anniversary, the Internationale Tage ...

(left to right): Richard Diebenkorn, Ocean Park No.  29, 1970, Oil on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art, gift of the Meadows Foundation, Incorporated, 1981.106; Thomas Struth, Dallas Parking Lot, Dallas, 2001, C-print mounted on Plexiglass, Dallas Museum of Art, gift of the artist and Marian Goodman Gallery, 2002.51; Shara Hughes, Gusto, 2018, Oil and acrylic on canvas, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas Art Fair Foundation Acquisition Fund

'America Will Be!: Surveying the Contemporary Landscape' at Dallas Museum of Art

  • February 26, 2019

–15 New Acquisitions Will Make Their DMA Debut–   The Dallas Museum of Art will present America Will Be!: Surveying the Contemporary Landscape, a focus exhibition of works primarily from the ...

Vivid original acrylic painting by Jerry Whitehead, titled We Are Close, a wonderful example of the artist’s unique style and focus on powwows and powwow dancers (est.  $10,000-$12,000).

Holabird's March 7-11 Wigwam Auction will celebrate America's Great Basin Native American heritage

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  • February 27, 2019

RENO, Nev. – A five-day Wigwam Auction – a celebration of the country’s Great Basin Native American heritage, highlighted by the Moe and Mary Royels Great Basin Wigwam Collection – will be held ...

The 2019 Whitney Biennial is organized by Jane Panetta (right), associate curator, and Rujeko Hockley, assistant curator, Whitney Museum of American Art.

Artists Announced for the 2019 Whitney Biennial

  • February 25, 2019

The Whitney Museum of American Art announced Monday that seventy-five artists have been selected to present their work in the 2019 Whitney Biennial, co-organized by two Whitney curators, Jane ...

Untitled (Fay Wray with Masks) circa 1928.  William Mortensen (1897 - 1965, American) Silver Print

Called the “Antichrist of Photography' by Ansel Adams, Controversial Hollywood Photographer William Mortensen Spotlighted at New York City Book & Ephemera Fair Next Week

  • February 25, 2019

WILLIAM MORTENSEN:   A VISIONARY PHOTOGRAPHER THE NEW YORK CITY BOOK & EPHEMERA FAIR CELEBRATES HIS GOLDEN HOLLYWOOD YEARS IN A SPECIAL EXHIBITION, “CELLULOID BABYLON” March 9 & 10, ...

Paul Bransom (1885-1979).  Watercolor and graphite study of pitcher Plants (Sarracenia purpurea), undated.  Paul Bransom papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

Think Spring With Floral Works from the Archives of American Art

  • February 25, 2019

In Washington, D.C., The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, (the Archives), the world’s largest research center dedicated to documenting the history of the visual arts in the U.S., ...

Impressive 40” by 50” oil on canvas by Aldro Thompson Hibbard (American, 1886-1972), often referred to as “The Baseball Painting” (est.  $40,000-$60,000).

Artworks by Houdon, Hibbard, Weeks, Carlson, others will be in Cottone Auctions' March 23rd auction

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  • February 26, 2019

GENESEO, N.Y. – More than 300 lots of fine art, Tiffany lamps, 20th Century Art and design to be sold on behalf of the David Anderson Grandchildren’s Trust, Buffalo, New York, also fine decorative ...

John Opper (American, 1908-1994), Untitled Abstraction, 1981, signed and dated, oil on canvas, 44 x 44 inches.  Est.  $4,000-6,000

Fine Modern Art Auction at Doyle on March 6

  • February 25, 2019

Following the successful inaugural sale in the category of Fine Modern Art last Fall, Doyle will hold a second auction on Wednesday, March 6 at 10am. Showcasing paintings, drawings, sculpture and ...

Mariela Martin, Give Us This Day-2, Photograph on Fine Art Paper, 19.5" x 19.5"

Mariela Martin: Photographing the Impossible

  • February 19, 2019

NEW YORK, NY – Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature the original work of Mariela Martin in Chelsea International Photography Competition Exhibition. The exhibition opens February 19 and runs ...

Marc Carniel, Devotion, Photograph on Fine Art Paper, 15" x 23"

Marc Carniel’s Poetic Photography

  • February 19, 2019

NEW YORK, NY – Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature the original work of Marc Carniel in Chelsea International Photography Competition Exhibition. The exhibition opens February 19 and runs through ...

Giovanni Armenio, A.  To Rome IV, Photograph on Fine Art Paper, 15" x 21"

Giovanni Armenio’s Theatrical Photography

  • February 19, 2019

NEW YORK, NY – Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature the original work of Giovanni Armenio in Chelsea International Photography Competition Exhibition. The exhibition opens February 19 and runs ...

Yayoi Kusama's “Let’s Survive Forever."

From Pop-Up to Permanent, wndr museum to Remain a Cultural Fixture in Chicago

  • February 24, 2019

wndr museum, an immersive art experience in Chicago’s West Loop, announced it will remain open on an ongoing basis, and reaffirmed its commitment to presenting and curating extraordinary ...

Throne Room Model—A modern model of the Throne Room of the pharaoh Merenptahfrom the site of Memphis.  Photo: Raffi Berberian.

Penn Museum Exhibits 200 Egyptian Artifacts in Dazzling New Display

  • February 24, 2019

On view now, Penn Museum's Ancient Egypt: From Discovery to Display provides visitors a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to walk in the shoes of an archaeologist. Explore the journey that artifacts ...

Rare oil on board painting by James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903), titled Peasant Woman, done during Whistler’s time spent in Venice, circa 1880 (est.  $200,000-$300,000).

Rare oil painting by James McNeill Whistler with provenance will headline Woodshed's March 7th auction

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  • February 25, 2019

FRANKLIN, Mass. – A rare oil on board painting by James McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903), titled Peasant Woman and done during Whistler’s time spent in Venice, plus an original landscape work ...

This E.  Howard & Co.  No.  43 astronomical floor regulator ($150/250,000) retains its original and signed 14-inch painted metal dial.

Exceptional Offerings Will Cross Block At Fontaine’s Auction Gallery March 9

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • February 24, 2019

Fontaine’s Auction Gallery will offer a vast selection of antiques, clocks and fine art on Saturday, March 9, at 11 am, consisting of fine clocks, Tiffany lighting and intricate leaded glass ...