Kara Walker, Detail of U.S.A.  Idioms, 2017.  Sumi ink and collage on paper, 120 x 175 inches (304.8 x 444.5 cm)

KARA WALKER: SIKKEMA JENKINS AND CO. IS COMPELLED TO PRESENT THE MOST ASTOUNDING AND IMPORTANT PAINTING SHOW OF THE FALL ART SHOW VIEWING SEASON!

  • August 16, 2017

Sikkema Jenkins and Co. is Compelled to present The most Astounding and Important Painting show of the fall Art Show viewing season! Collectors of Fine Art will Flock to see the latest Kara ...

Duo, 2017 Orange and green Stoneware, Porcelain, Volcanic rock components, glaze, slips, resin, 22 x 28 x 43 inches

Ceramic Sculptor Aneta Regel Makes Her American Debut at Jason Jacques Gallery, September 6 through 29

  • August 15, 2017

Jason Jacques Gallery is pleased to present Second Nature, an exhibition of recent work by contemporary ceramic sculptor Aneta Regel—the artist’s first solo exhibition in the United States. “With ...

Watercolor depiction of homes in a bucolic countryside setting by Ogden Minton Pleissner (Am., 1905-1983), signed and titled Avallon (est.  $2,000-$4,000).

Paintings by Kharlampi Kostandi, Reginald Marsh and Ogden Minton Pleissner will headline Nye & Co.'s Aug. 16 auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • August 7, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Paintings by the Russian Federation artist Kharlampi Kostandi (1868-1939), Reginald Marsh (Am., 1898-1954) and Ogden Minton Pleissner (Am., 1905-1983), plus items from the ...

Port Clinton Art Festival Celebrates 34th Year in Downtown Highland Park

  • August 5, 2017

The 34th Annual Port Clinton Art Festival, recognized as one of the top ten art shows by Sunshine Artist Magazine, returns to downtown Highland Park for its 34th year, Saturday, August 26 and ...

Keep Calm and Carry On, designer unknown, 1939.  Sold August 2, 2017 for $15,000.

I Want You to Keep Calm & Carry On: Wartime Posters Lead Sale at Swann

  • August 4, 2017

More than 600 colorful advertisements and announcements crossed the block at Swann Auction Galleries’ sale of Vintage Posters on Wednesday, August 2. The encyclopedic selection represented a ...

Lincolnshire Art Festival Celebrates 20 Years

  • August 2, 2017

Celebrating its 20th year, the award-winning Lincolnshire Art Festival returns to Lincolnshire’s beautiful Village Green on Saturday and Sunday, August 12th and 13th from 110 am to 5 pm each day. ...

Musical Collection of the Late Irene and Theodore Leverett Highlight Cowan’s Summer Fine & Decorative Art Auction

  • Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
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  • July 25, 2017

Oil paintings from well-known American artists, silver from the Americas, England, and Europe, and antique furniture are also expected to draw heavy interest in July auction.   CINCINNATI -- ...

Left: Frederick Hammersley, Notebook #3, (1960s), bound fabric-covered sketchbook with colored pencil and ballpoint pen, 8 1⁄16 × 6 1⁄2 in.  Getty Research Institute.  Center: Composition book sketchbook with graphite and colored pencil (1960s), 10 7⁄8 × 8 1⁄4 in.  Getty Research Institute.  Right: Frederick Hammersley, See saw, 1966.  Oil on linen, 44 ¾ × 44 ¾ in., anonymous gift in memory of Robert Shapazian.  The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.  © Frederick Hammers

Exhibition to Reveal Abstract Painter Frederick Hammersley's Unique Creative Process, Meticulously Outlined in Personal Archives

  • July 20, 2017

A fall exhibition at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens on the American abstract artist Frederick Hammersley (1919-2009) showcases his sketchbooks, notebooks, ...

The Bund in Shanghai, seen from Lujiazui

Centre Pompidou to Partner With Museum in Shanghai

  • July 19, 2017

The West Bund Group and the Centre Pompidou have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding initiating a unique, long-term (2019-2024) cultural cooperation project between France and China, the ...

Parrasch Heijnen Gallery presents Julia Haft-Candell: the infinite

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  • July 20, 2017

Parrasch Heijnen Gallery presents Julia Haft-Candell: the infinite July 8 – September 2, 2017 Parrasch Heijnen Gallery is pleased to announce the infinite, its first ...

9th Annual Glencoe Festival of Art

  • July 19, 2017

In conjunction with the Glencoe Chamber of Commerce, Amdur Productions proudly hosts the 9th annual Glencoe Festival of Art.  This distinguished outdoor festival offers exceptional artwork from ...

Art Deco diamond parrot brooch

The Northern Antiques Fair

  • The Northern Antiques Dealers Fair Ltd
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  • July 19, 2017

An exciting change to the UK antiques fairs calendar is The Northern Antiques Fair, now under new ownership and managed by expert fairs organiser, Ingrid Nilson.  Formerly named The Harrogate Art ...

Sculptural works of Marino di Teana

Maison Gerard presents Marino di Teana Sculptor, Architect, and Philosopher

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  • July 17, 2017

A Lifetime of Passion and Expression              July 22 to August 26, 2017 Works to be set within beautifully landscaped gardens of historic Grosvenor Atterbury Mansion in Southampton, NY ...

Top view of the Tiffany Studios Lotus Table Lamp, Sold for $86,800 on Bidsquare

TIFFANY STUDIOS SEES ROBUST ONLINE BIDDING ON BIDSQUARE DURING JAMES D. JULIA'S RECORD SETTING SUMMER RARE LAMPS AUCTION

  • July 14, 2017

In what is being regarded as one of the most important Tiffany auctions in the past 25 years, James D. Julia's Extraordinary Rare Lamps, Glass & Fine Jewelry Auction grossed $4.3M. The top ...

Cranbrook Art Museum

Cranbrook Art Museum Presents the Symposium "Uncovering the Fantasy and Magic of Alexander Girard"

  • July 13, 2017

Join Cranbrook Art Museum for a fascinating examination of one of the most influential, yet overlooked, designers of modernism in America, Alexander Girard.  A one-day symposium in conjunction ...