George Grant Elmslie (1871-1952) Six Leaded Glass Windows for the Henry B.  Babson House, circa 1907 (estimate: $ 15,000 - 20,000)

ICONS OF MODERN DESIGN AT BONHAMS NEW YORK

  • December 7, 2017

New York – On December 14, the Modern Decorative Art + Design auction at Bonhams New York will be led with rare lamps by Alberto Giacometti, spectacular window panels by Frank Lloyd Wright and by ...

Bruce Berman

THE PRODUCER’S PIX: Photographs from Film Industry Executive Bruce Berman’s Collection to Sell at Bonhams Los Angeles

  • December 7, 2017

Auction Date: December 14 and 15, 2017 Public Exhibition: December 9-14 Los Angeles – Bonhams will offer a noteworthy selection of photographs from the collection of film industry executive ...

Eva and Franco Mattes, My Generation, 2010.  Video (13 minutes, 18 seconds), broken computer tower, CRT monitor, loudspeakers, keyboard, mouse, and various cables; overall dimensions variable.  Installation view, Plugin, Basel

'I Was Raised on the Internet' - Landmark Exhibition Debuts at MCA, Chicago in 2018

  • December 7, 2017

This summer, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago presents the landmark exhibition I Was Raised on the Internet, an immersive and participatory show examining the impact of the internet and how ...

Call for Events! 5th Anniversary Boston Design Week! April 4 - 15, 2018

  • December 7, 2017

Boston, MA – A “Call for Events” has been issued for the Fifth Anniversary Boston Design Week, a 12-day citywide festival taking place April 4 – 15, 2018. Non-profit organizations, professional ...

The Rothko Chapel is a non-denominational chapel in Houston, Texas founded by John and Dominique de Menil and opened in 1971.  "The mission of the Rothko Chapel is to inspire people to action through art and contemplation, to nurture reverence for the highest aspirations of humanity, and to provide a forum for global concerns." - Rothko Chapel Mission Statement

Pantone Color of the Year 2018 Is a 'Provocative and Thoughtful Purple'

  • December 7, 2017

Think purple in the richest hue of colonial-era glass, the Pop Art punch of Warhol, or a contemplative Rothko canvas, and expect to see the shade appear more in art, fashion and design --- Ultra ...

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528), Christ Carrying the Cross, from the Engraved Passion series, 1512.  Engraving on paper.  Museum purchase through the Champion & Partners Acquisition Prize in Honour of Richard Hamilton (2017)

Krannert Art Museum Wins Richard Hamilton Acquisition Prize, adds 16th-century Print to Collection

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  • November 30, 2017

Krannert Art Museum has added a 16th-century print by Albrecht Dürer – one of the world’s most skilled engravers – to its collection, thanks to an acquisition prize that provided funds for the ...

Morris Louis, Sub-Marine, 1948, oil on canvas National Gallery of Art, Washington, Howard and Roberta Ahmanson Fund

Rare Early Work by Morris Louis and Bound Photographic Album by Ringl + Pit Enter the Collection of the National Gallery of Art, Washington

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  • November 29, 2017

Washington, DC—At its October 2017 Board of Trustees meeting, the National Gallery of Art acquired works including a rare early painting by Morris Louis (1912–1962), two complete bound volumes by ...

Paul Cézanne, Boy in a Red Waistcoat, 1888–1890, oil on canvas National Gallery of Art, Washington, Collection of Mr.  and Mrs.  Paul Mellon, in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Art

Major Exhibition of Paul Cézanne's Portraits at the National Gallery of Art, March 25 through July 1, 2018

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  • November 28, 2017

Washington, DC—Bringing together some 60 paintings drawn from collections around the world, Cézanne Portraits is the first exhibition devoted exclusively to this often-neglected genre of his work. ...

Ruby Chrysanthemum Pin Rubies, black diamonds, Brazilian hematite, red PVD plated German silver

Pairing Art Nouveau Art Pottery with Contemporary Jewelry, All that Glitters: William Ehrlich and Clément Massier, Opens at the Jason Jacques Gallery, December 14

  • December 6, 2017

Jason Jacques Gallery presents All that Glitters­, an exhibition that combines the talents of contemporary jeweler William Ehrlich and ceramist Clément Massier (1845-1917). The pairing of ...

Kent Hendrickson, "Steady Breeze"

Collectors Concessions Launches Online Gallery to Sell Contemporary Art from Collectors' Collections

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  • December 6, 2017

Online consignment websites are proliferating for antiques, furniture, fashion, jewelry and watches and now contemporary art. Collectors Concessions, founded by contemporary art collectors Eileen ...

Early jade stem cup.  Gianguan Auctions, December 9 sale.

Preview of Buddhist Art and Chinese Modern Paintings Now At Gianguan Auctions

  • December 5, 2017

For the next four days, Gianguan Auctions' gallery at 39 W. 59th Street is welcoming collectors to view the properties in their upcoming December 9 sale.  On view are icons of Buddhist art, Modern ...

Harvard Art Museums curators Mary Schneider Enriquez and Edouard Kopp viewing Kara Walker’s U.S.A.  Idioms at the museums’ Somerville Research Center.  Photo: Tara Metal; © President and Fellows of Harvard College.

Harvard Art Museums Acquire the Powerful 15-Foot Kara Walker Drawing 'U.S.A. Idioms'

  • December 5, 2017

The Harvard Art Museums have acquired U.S.A. Idioms (2017), a monumental drawing created by artist Kara Walker in the summer of 2017 amid heightened political turmoil and racial violence across the ...

William J.  Glackens (1870-1938: American) Untitled (from the Nymph series), 1914-1917 Oil on canvas NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale; gift of the Sansom Foundation 1994.3

Provocative Nymph Series Added to Ongoing William Glackens Exhibition in Florida

  • December 5, 2017

On view through January 14, 2018, the exhibition William J. Glackens: A Modernist in the Making, reveals the importance and depth of NSU Art Museum’s extensive collection of artist William J. ...

EIGHT POINT STAR, detail

PIECE ON EARTH: ASTONISHING MULTI-PIECED AMERICAN QUILTS AT FISHER HERITAGE ARE TIMELESS WORKS OF ART

  • December 5, 2017

At the end of every year, a heartfelt wish is always devoted to Peace on Earth. As this intense year -- 2017 -- draws to a shaky close, Laura Fisher's quilting pun Piece on Earth represents a ...

Smart-Guard is a sturdy, re-usable and economical fine art packing system that just hit the market.

Smart-Guard is a new, safer, better and more economical way to pack, ship and store fine art

  • December 6, 2017

PALM BEACH, Fla. – Fine art dealers and collectors who are tired of the worry and hassle of shipping their treasured pieces using bubble-wrap, packing tape and Styrofoam will be relieved to know ...

Ansel Adams Museum Set

Ansel Adams Museum Set to Highlight Photographs Auction at Doyle

  • December 5, 2017

An Ansel Adams Complete Museum Set will be auctioned during Doyle’s sale of Photographs on Thursday, December 14 in New York. Spanning Adams’ entire career, the Set of seventy-five images includes ...

Georgia O'Keeffe, Desert Abstraction (Bear Lake), 1931, oil on canvas, 16 1/2 x 36 1/2 in.  On long term loan to the New Mexico Museum of Art from the Museum of New Mexico Foundation (1984.336) © Georgia O’Keeffe Museum.  Photo by Blair Clark.

O’Keeffe’s Desert Abstraction (Bear Lake) finds ‘forever home’ at New Mexico Museum of Art

  • December 4, 2017

In honor of the New Mexico Museum of Art Centennial year celebration, the Museum of New Mexico Foundation made permanent its long-term loan of the Georgia O’Keeffe’s Desert Abstraction (Bear ...

Acrylic on canvas abstract painting by Paul Jenkins (Am., 1923-2012), titled Phenomena Sleight of Hand, signed and dated 1969 (est.  $4,000-$6,000).

Acrylic on canvas abstract painting by Paul Jenkins (Am., 1923-2012) will be in Nye & Company's Dec. 13-14 auction

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  • December 5, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Quality items from collections in Southampton and Gramercy Park, N.Y, unseen and off the market for decades, will co-headline a Collectors’ Passion & Estate Treasures Auction ...

Christopher Paul Brown Wins Fusion Art's "Artist Spotlight" www.fusionartps.com

Christopher Paul Brown Wins Fusion Art's "Artist Spotlight" Solo Art Exhibition

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  • December 4, 2017

Fusion Art is pleased to announce that Christopher Paul Brown has been awarded an Artist Spotlight Solo Art Exhibition on its website. The Artist Spotlight Solo Art Exhibition Series highlights ...

Stanley Whitney, American, born 1946; “Out into the Open”, 1992; (unframed) acrylic on canvas; unframed: 53 1/2 × 60 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, The Thelma and Bert Ollie Memorial Collection E14521.79 © Stanley Whitney

Saint Louis Art Museum Receives Major Gift of 81 Works by Contemporary Black Artists

  • December 4, 2017

The Saint Louis Art Museum today announced an extraordinary collection gift from New Jersey-based collector Ronald Maurice Ollie and his wife Monique McRipley Ollie that adds significant depth and ...