Howardena Pindell.  Untitled #4D, 2009.

'Howardena Pindell: What Remains To Be Seen' Exhibition Opens at Rose Art Museum This Winter

  • December 10, 2018

The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University presents the first major retrospective of eminent American artist, curator, and teacher Howardena Pindell, who for nearly five decades has explored the ...

Loet Vanderveen, Antelope, 1988.  Bronze with patina, 24 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.  Crocker Art Museum, Loet Vanderveen Collection, 2016.60.16.

Sculptor's Awe of the Animal Kingdom Highlighted in 'Modern Menagerie' Exhibition

  • December 10, 2018

The Crocker Art Museum, in Sacramento, Calif., has opened "Modern Menagerie", an exhibition of sculptures by Loet Vanderveen, a California artist originally from the Netherlands. Vanderveen ...

Robin Nicholson

Frick Executive Director Robin Nicholson to Become Executive Director/CEO of Telfair Museums

  • The Frick Pittsburgh
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  • December 10, 2018

PITTSBURGH, PA — The Frick Pittsburgh announced today that Robin Nicholson will be leaving his position as Executive Director in February 2019 to become Executive Director/CEO of Telfair Museums in ...

"After Georges Seurat's Sunday Afternoon.  Hsia Yan.  Gianguan Auctions.  December 12 sale.

'70s Chinese Ink Meets 11th C. Traditional In Mid-Week Auction December 12

  • December 10, 2018

In a rare meeting of contemporary and traditional Chinese ink, Gianguan Auctions brings to the podium on December 12 both the creativity of the New York art scene in the '70s and that of 11th ...

James Mortimer, Sheepman

James Mortimer presents new surreal and provocative paintings in February solo show

  • December 10, 2018

Land of Mortimer, a solo exhibition with new work by British artist James Mortimer will take place from Friday 8 February to Saturday 2 March 2019 at James Freeman Gallery Mortimer’s new body of ...

Coby Kennedy, Adoration Of The Albino

FACTION Art Projects announce second Harlem Perspectives, an annual exhibition celebrating the local talent of Harlem and uptown New York

  • December 10, 2018

FACTION Art Projects have announced their second Harlem Perspectives, an annual exhibition celebrating the local talent of Harlem and uptown New York. Harlem Perspectives II is co-curated by ...

Harvesting ice at Nuuk Port and Harbour, Greenland Photo: Kuupik V.  Kleist/KVK Consult © 2018 Olafur Eliasson

Artist Olafur Eliasson Brings London Tons of Glacial Ice to Inspire Climate Change Action

  • December 07, 2018

Installation brings the reality of climate change to a global public by placing melting blocks of glacial ice in the centre of London Internationally acclaimed artist Olafur Eliasson, working in ...

(top left to right) Christopher Blay; Lauren Cross; (bottom left to right) Diane Durant; Arnoldo Hurtado

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art Announces the Establishment of Carter Community Artists, A Program Dedicated to Working with and Supporting Local Artists

  • December 06, 2018

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is pleased to announce Carter Community Artists, a new program dedicated to working with and supporting local artists with the goal to create opportunities ...

Courtesy Estate of Charlotte Posenenske, Mehdi Chouakri, Berlin and Peter Freeman, New York

Dia Acquires 155 Sculptural Works by Charlotte Posenenske Ahead of Landmark Exhibition

  • December 06, 2018

First North American Retrospective of Pioneering Minimal and Conceptual Artist Charlotte Posenenske Will Debut at Dia:Beacon March 2019  Charlotte Posenenske: Work in Progress charts the ...

Rendering for a display

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures to Launch With Exhibitions of Tokyo-based teamLab, Black Cinema and 'Totoro' Filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki

  • December 06, 2018

Kerry Brougher, Director of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, this week announced the details of the inaugural exhibitions that will be on view when the Museum opens in late 2019. The first ...

Kate Bunce, Musica, ca.  1895–97.  Oil on canvas, 40 3/16 x 30 3/16 x 1 3/4 in., Birmingham Museums Trust (1897P17).

'Victorian Radicals' Traveling Exhibition Begins Multiyear U.S. Museum Tour

  • December 06, 2018

An unprecedented selection of paintings, works on paper, and decorative arts—many never shown outside the UK—by three generations of revolutionary British artists and designers.  On view now ...

J.  R.  R.  Tolkien (1892 - 1973), Dust jacket design for The Hobbit, April 1937, pencil, black ink, watercolor, goache.  Bodleian Libraries, MS.  Tolkien Drawings 32.  © The Tolkien Estate Limited 1937.

Works by Tolkein Among Suite of Winter Exhibitions at The Morgan

  • December 06, 2018

The 2019 winter season at the Morgan Library & Museum continues to celebrate visual artists and writers whose experimental methods and innovative creative processes have transformed our ...

This work, titled The Lotus Pond, 1967, by Zhang Daqian will be offered with an estimate of $150,000-200,000.  Provenance: back cover of the May 10-31, 1970 exhibition catalog at Laky Gallery in Carmel, CA.

Important Paintings by Zhang Daqian to be Presented at Clars’ December 16th, 2018 Auction

  • December 06, 2018

Two paintings by Zhang Daqian (Chinese, 1899-1983) will headline Clars December 15th & 16th Fine Art, Decorative Art, Furniture, Jewelry and Asian Art Auction. Complementing the Daqians will be ...

GEORGE NAKASHIMA (AMERICAN, 1905-1990) THE IMPORTANT HOLTZ DINING TABLE, NEW HOPE, PENNSYLVANIA, 1986 Claro Walnut, American Black Walnut, rosewood.  H: 29, L: 92, W: 65 in.  Estimate $150,000-250,000

Nakashima Masterwork headlines December 10 Design Auction

  • Freeman's Auction
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  • December 06, 2018

Philadelphia, PA – Rounding out Freeman’s 2018 auction season is the December 10 sale of Design. The auction includes close to 130 lots, offering a varied selection of master American studio ...

Neue Auctions Lot 194: Opal, Diamond and Emerald n Necklace

Cleveland’s newest auction house – Neue Auctions features Jewelry, Fine Watches and Objets de Vertu for Holiday Auction

  • December 05, 2018

(CLEVELAND) December 5, 2018 – Neue Auctions, Cleveland’s newest auction house will host a Jewelry, Fine Watches and Objets de Vertu online auction on Saturday, December 8, 2018. You can view the ...

Comments on the Art Market

Celebrating 18 Years Of Comments On The Art Market

  • Rehs Galleries, Inc.
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  • December 01, 2018

Rehs Galleries Inc., a New York gallery specializing in 19th and 20th-century works of art, announces the release of Comments on the Art Market – Volume 216.   The first edition of the ...

In "Faith and Empire," Hevajra (central detail); China; Ming dynasty, Yongle Period, ca.  1417–1423; silk embroidery; 81 x 131 cm; Pritzker Collection

Rubin Museum Revolves 2019 Exhibitions, Programs Around the Theme of Power Within and Between Us

  • December 05, 2018

The Rubin Museum of Art will dedicate its 2019 exhibitions, programs, and experiences to the theme of power, focusing on how visitors can activate the power that exists “within and between us.” ...

The top lot of the auction was this Diego Giacometti cast bronze,“Chat maitre-d’hotel,” circa 1967, in a pleasing reddish-brown patina, that earned $81,250.  It and many of the sale’s other top lots came from the collection of Eugene V.  and Clare E.  Thaw.

Storied Provenance Drives Millea Bros. Select Auction

  • Millea Bros.
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  • December 05, 2018

Realtors like to say it’s all about location, location and location. For Millea Bros., their November 15-17 Select auction was all about provenance, provenance and provenance. Renowned art ...

Andy Warhol, Self-Portrait, 1979, Polaroid Polacolor print, 81.3 x 55.9 cm.  ©2018 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.  Licensed by DACS, London.  Courtesy BASTIAN, London

A Startling Selfie in New Exhibition of Andy Warhol Polaroid Pictures This Winter

  • December 05, 2018

BASTIAN will present Andy Warhol Polaroid Pictures, the inaugural exhibition at the gallery’s London space running 2 February – 13 April 2019. A series of over 60 portrait and self-portrait ...

Ciro Quintana, The Shipwreck of My Landscape, Oil on Canvas, 40'' x 40''

Quintana: Symbolism and Tradition

  • December 05, 2018

NEW YORK, NY – Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature the original work of  Ciro Quintana in The Latin American Contemporary Fine Art Competition. The exhibition opens December 5 and runs through ...