Detroit Institute of Arts

Philanthropist Bonnie Ann Larson Donates $5 Million to Detroit Institute of Arts

  • September 21, 2017

Bonnie Ann Larson, a Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) board member and longtime supporter of the museum, has made a $5 million donation to the DIA’s operating endowment. In recognition of her gift, ...

One of a pair of French enamel on copper round portrait plaques, this one of a Renaissance man, the other of a woman.

Enamel plaques, Newcomb Pottery, Daum Nancy, French Sevres all at Woody Auction, Oct. 7

  • Woody Auction
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  • September 21, 2017

DOUGLASS, Kan. – A large and ambitious auction packed with 400 lots of antiques and collectibles in a variety of categories – to include art glass, antique clocks, Newcomb Pottery pieces, Chinese ...

2018 Loan Exhibition Highlight Vincent Van Gogh (Dutch, active in France, 1853-1890) Daisies, Arles, 1888 Oil on canvas Framed: 20 1/2 × 23 3/4 × 2 1/4 in.  (52.07 × 60.33 × 5.72 cm) Collection of Mr.  and Mrs.  Paul Mellon, 2014.207 Image © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

The Winter Antiques Show Celebrates 64 years as America’s Leading Art, Antiques and Design Fair

  • September 19, 2017

WHAT: The Winter Antiques Show is the leading art, antiques and design fair in America, featuring 70 of the world's top experts in the fine and decorative arts. Now in its 64th year, the ...

Frederic Sackrider Remington (New York, 1861-1909) The Bronco Buster, 1895

Rare Bronzes Take the Gold at Brunk Auctions September Sale

  • Brunk Auctions
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  • September 18, 2017

Rare bronzes and paintings highlighted a major two-day sale at Brunk Auctions over the weekend of September 15. Among the top lots were works by Frederic Remington, Henry Moore, Nicolai Fechin, ...

English three quarter suit of armor, c.1630

EN GARDE! Get Your Armor On!

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • September 15, 2017

A knight in shining armor introduces the next auction, on October 4th, at Gray’s Auctioneers. Several lots of armor from a private collector display an armory from centuries past and from many ...

Original artwork by Andreas Nottebohm (German-American, b.  1944), the Op Artist, Space Artist and visionary artist, 80 inches by 48 inches, "1 of 1" signed original.

Artworks by Andreas Nottebohm and Salvador Dali will be in Stevens Auction's Oct. 6-7 sale

  • Stevens Auction Company
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  • September 15, 2017

ABERDEEN, Miss. – A heavily carved mahogany Lincoln bed by Mitchell & Rammelsberg in mint condition, an 11-piece R. J. Horner carved mahogany dining room suite with atlas supports, a Regina ...

Bronze figural sculpture maquette by British artist Henry Moore (1898-1986), conceived in 1952 and titled Maquette for Warrior Without Shield (est.  $10,000-$20,000).

Maquette by Henry Moore, marine rendering by Alfred Bricher at Nye & Company's Sept. 27-28 auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • September 13, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A bronze figural sculpture maquette by the renowned British artist Henry Moore (1898-1986), and an oil on canvas marine painting by Alfred Bricher (Am., 1837-1908), are expected ...

The Philadelphia Art Alliance at the University of the Arts brings two of Philadelphia's most historic and innovative arts institutions together.

University of the Arts and Philadelphia Art Alliance Announce Merger

  • September 12, 2017

Leading century-old cultural institutions to join forces, creating Philadelphia Art Alliance at the University of the Arts The boards of trustees of the University of the Arts (UArts) and ...

Junko Mori Uncontrollable Beauty; Dahlia Rose, Junko Mori Uncontrollable Beauty; Dahlia Rose, 2016 Forged Fine silver 999, 2,375g 5lbs 3.7oz

ADRIAN SASSOON AT THE SALON ART + DESIGN NOVEMBER 9 – 13, 2017 Park Avenue Armory, New York City

  • September 13, 2017

Adrian Sassoon, the United Kingdom’s premier gallery for international, contemporary works of art—with a focus on innovative, luxurious objects—will exhibit for the fifth consecutive year at The ...

'Le Pont Louis-Phillippe, Paris', oil on canvas, 21 1/4 x 32 inches, estate stamped: 'Bernard Lamotte'

Vose Galleries presents 'Bernard Lamotte: Bon Vivant'

  • Vose Galleries
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  • September 2, 2017

Boston, MA. Vose Galleries is pleased to announce the exhibition Bernard Lamotte: Bon Vivant, the Galleries’ sixth exhibition of the artist’s work since 1993. The show features over twenty works by ...

CASVA members tour the Gallery's objects conservation lab with Shelley Sturman, head of objects conservation, National Gallery of Art, October 2016

National Gallery of Art's Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) Announces 2017–2018 Academic Year Appointments

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 20, 2017

Washington, DC—The Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA), a world-renowned research institution that brings distinguished scholars from around the world to the National Gallery of ...

Michel Sittow, Mary Rose Tudor (1496–1533), Sister of Henry VIII of England, c.  1514, oil on panel Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna, Gemäldegalerie, KHM—Museumsverband

Michel Sittow Exhibition Celebrates Estonian Master of Early Netherlandish Art at National Gallery of Art, January 28–May 13, 2018

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 14, 2017

Washington, DC—Considered Estonia's greatest Renaissance artist, Michel Sittow (c. 1469–1525) was sought after by the renowned European courts of his day, including those of King Ferdinand of ...

Pair of Large Bronze and Cloisonné Roosters, China (Lot 333, Estimate $20,000-30,000)

Treasures of the East: Skinner’s September Asian Works of Art Auction Offers Alluring Jade, Cloisonné, and Textiles

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • September 1, 2017

Skinner’s fall Asian Works of Art auctionpresents more than 500 lots, with outstanding examples of textiles, jade, cloisonné, painted miniatures, Peking glass, and metal wares. The auction will ...

A U.S.  Border Patrol agent searches for survivors in the wake of Hurricane Harvey near Rockport, Texas, on August 27, 2017.

NEH Commits $1 Million to Cultural Organizations Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

  • August 31, 2017

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) will award up to $1 million in emergency grants to preserve humanities collections and help restore operations at libraries, museums, colleges, ...

View of Blue Mountain Lake from the Adirondack Experience: The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake.  Photography by ADKX.  Courtesy Adirondack Experience.

Adirondack Experience Hosts Annual Events in September: 30th Rustic Furniture Fair & Antiques Show

  • Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake
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  • August 28, 2017

ADIRONDACK EXPERIENCE HOSTS ANNUAL EVENTS: 30th RUSTIC FURNITURE FAIR September 9‒10, and ANTIQUES SHOW PREVIEW September 15 and SALE September 16, 2017 WHAT Adirondack Experience, The ...