Emperor Moth, 1889.  Vincent Willem van Gogh, Dutch, 1853 1890.  Oil on canvas, 13 3/16 x 9 5/8 inches (33.5 x 24.5.cm).  Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.

Van Gogh Up Close

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Van Gogh Up Close, a major exhibition that will debut in Philadelphia, its only U.S. venue, presents some of the artist’s most daring and innovative works that have never been seen together and contributed to altering the course of modern painting. The exhibition features 45 still lifes and landscapes van Gogh made in Paris, Arles, Saint-Rémy, and Auvers that concentrate on “close-ups” of flowers, trees, open fields, forest interiors, and countryside vistas. Among significant loans from major museums and private collections in Europe, North America, and Japan are a stunning range of masterworks such as Almond Blossom, Sunflowers, Iris, Sheaves of Wheat, and Vineyard at Auvers. The exhibition also presents more than 30 comparative works including Japanese woodblock prints and European prints, drawings, and photographs by artists whose works bore intriguing correspondences with and offered inspiration for van Gogh.

Upcoming Events

Beautiful turquoise and silver necklace, pendant and earrings, with vintage pawn sterling beads.
  • April 28-30, 2017
  • April 29, 2017
  • Wilmington, Delaware

Brushes with History: Jackson Pollock Abstract Art

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, Delaware

http://www.winterthur.org/?p=866

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Thomas Chippendale, The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director, 1754.  Plate XII.
  • April 30, 2017
  • Wilmington, Delaware

Concept of Collecting Lecture Series: "Thomas Chippendale: The Man and the Myth"

Winterthur

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, Delaware

http://www.winterthur.org/lectures

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  • May 1, 2017
  • New York, New York

2016-2017 Lecture Series: Tribal Art

Appraisers Association of America

The National Arts Club
15 Gramercy Park South
New York, New York

http://appraisersassociation.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Calendar.eventDetail&eventID=568

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Image: Zoe Smith, Angry Troll, Digital drawing, 18″x12″, 2016
  • May 1-31, 2017
  • Laguna Beach, California

LCAD Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Laguna College of Art and Design

The Dennis and Leslie Power Library at LCAD
2222 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach, California

https://www.lcad.edu/annual-juried-student-exhibition-2017/

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Sarah Pezdek, Papyrophobia, archival pigment print, Ultra mat, 16 x 20 inch paper size
  • May 2 - June 3, 2017
  • Palm Springs, California
  • May 2, 2017
  • New York, New York

CinéSalon French Politics on Film: The Candidate

FIAF French Institute Alliance Francaise

Florence Gould Hall
55 East 59th Street
New York, New York

http://fiaf.org/events/spring2017/2017-05-02-cs-candidate.shtml

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Water Color by Paul Binnie
  • May 2-10, 2017
  • New York, New York
America Martin, Yo-yo's and Walking, Oil and Acrylic on Canvas, 74 x 87 inches
  • May 3-7, 2017
  • New York, New York
Justin Tecson Mourning Light, Oil on Canvas, "40x40"
  • May 4-26, 2017
  • Laguna Beach, California

2017 LCAD BFA Fine Arts Exhibition

Laguna College of Art and Design

LCAD Gallery
374 Ocean Ave
Laguna Beach, California

https://www.lcad.edu/2017-bfa-fine-arts-exhibition/

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  • May 6, 2017
  • Greensburg, Pennsylvania

The Westmoreland Society Cocktail Reception

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art

Westmoreland Museum of American Art
221 N. Main Street
Greensburg, Pennsylvania

http://thewestmoreland.org/event/the-westmoreland-society-cocktail-reception/

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ANSEL ADAMS, Richard Kobayashi, farmer with cabbages Manzanar Relocation Center, 19.  Courtesy of Library of Congress
Two Views: Photographs by Ansel Adams and Leonard Frank
Crocker Art Museum exhibition looks at Japanese internment and incarceration in the early 1940s
February 19 - May 14, 2017
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