Unmarked Wave Crest pipe holder plaque in green and cream tones with a portrait of an Indian in full headdress, set in a brass frame holding five Wooden English pipes included in the lot ($13,000).

Wave Crest, Nakara, American Brilliant Cut Glass all perform well at Woody Auction, Sept. 7-8

  • Woody Auction
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  • September 14, 2018

DOUGLASS, Kan. – A gorgeous Wave Crest Native American-themed pipe holder plaque soared to $13,000, a Wave Crest panel marked C.F. Monroe changed hands for $8,500 and three exceedingly rare ...

Unknown Artist, Deer Bearing Symbols of the Kasuga Deities, Nanboku-chō period, 14th century, bronze, Hosomi Museum

Historic Exhibition of 16 Centuries of Animals in Japanese Art Will Showcase Masterpieces That Rarely Leave Japan

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • September 12, 2018

Washington, DC—Artworks representing animals—real or imaginary, religious or secular—span the full breadth and splendor of Japanese artistic production. Today, the National Gallery of Art, ...

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Grillo, 1984.  Collection Fondation Louis Vuitton.

120 Schiele Works and All of Basquiat's 'Heads' Together in Paris Exhibitions

  • September 12, 2018

Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris will host two major exhibitions this fall with a focus on 20th-century masters: Viennese expressionist Egon Schiele, and ground-breaking New York artist Jean-Michel ...

Page from the diary of Anne Frank

Poignant Anne Frank Exhibition Includes U.S. Debut of A Virtual Reality Tour of Her Secret Annex

  • September 11, 2018

Exhibition features the U.S. premiere of a Virtual Reality (VR) component that allows the visitor to virtually tour Anne’s “Secret Annex” The Dallas Holocaust Museum hosts the Texas debut of a ...

Wallace Neff (1895-1982), architect, Airform concept rendering for Manuel Reachi, Mexico, ca.  1945, Gouache on board, 10 5/8 x 17 5/8 inches.  © Courtesy of Mr.  Arthur M.  McNally Neff, on behalf of Wallace Neff, 2018.  The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

Fall Exhibition to Explore L.A.’s Extraordinary Architectural Past

  • September 12, 2018

Documenting one of the most creative and influential periods in Southern California architecture, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens this fall presents “Architects of a ...

Rina Banerjee.  Photo: Courtesy of the artist.

Brown Arts Initiative Announces Fall 2018 Programming Highlights Presented at Brown University

  • September 11, 2018

The Brown Arts Initiative (BAI), together with its member departments and programs, today announced highlights of its much-anticipated fall 2018 season of programming, featuring influential ...

Larbitslab.be, BitSoil Popup Tax & Hack Campaign

LarbitsSisters Win Inaugural NOVA New Media Interactive Art Prize

  • September 12, 2018

The inaugural NOVA New Media Interactive Art Prize has been awarded to the Brussels-based duo LarbitsSisters by the Beijing Contemporary Art Foundation and the Big House Contemporary Art Center, ...

Interactive window installation at the New Museum

Rochambeau x Aaron Curry New Museum Pop-Up Merges Art, Fashion and Technology

  • Avery Dennison
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  • September 12, 2018

Rochambeau, the growing menswear brand fast becoming known for its ongoing contemporary art collaborations, unveiled an exclusive retail partnership with the New Museum on Friday, September 7, ...

Daniel Jocz, Pot Shots, An American's Riff on the Millstone Ruff, 2007.  Courtesy of Daniel Jocz © Daniel Jocz.

Outrageous Ornament: Extreme Jewelry in the 21st Century

  • September 11, 2018

Outrageous Ornament: Extreme Jewelry in the 21st Century, opening at the Katonah Museum of Art (KMA), Katonah, NY on October 21, 2018, reimagines the traditional boundaries of body ornamentation. ...

John Mollo’s sketch for a Stormtrooper from Star Wars.  ©Lucasfilm Ltd / John Mollo

Star Wars Designer's Original Sketchbooks Head to Auction

  • September 11, 2018

The personal notebooks and sketchbooks of world-renowned double Oscar®-winning British costume designer, John Mollo, the concept artist behind the international Star Wars franchise, are to be ...

Aaron and Barbara Levine.  Photo by Eli Meir Kaplan.  Right: Marcel Duchamp, The Box in a Valise/Boite en Valise (Series E) From or by Marcel Duchamp or Rrose Selavy, 1963.  Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio, USA.  Duchamp / Bridgeman Images.  Association Marcel Duchamp / ADAGP, Paris / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 2018

Hirshhorn Receives Major Gift of More Than 50 Iconic Works by Marcel Duchamp and His Contemporaries

  • September 11, 2018

Most Significant Gift of Art Since Joseph Hirshhorn’s Passing in 1981 The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has announced a gift of more than 50 major historical artworks, including more than ...

CASVA members tour the Gallery's objects conservation lab with Dylan T.  Smith, Robert H.  Smith Research Conservator, National Gallery of Art, November 2017

National Gallery of Art's Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA) Announces 2018–2019 Academic Year Appointments

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 02, 2018

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

Rachel Whiteread casting Ghost in 1990, with details of the room at 486 Archway Road.  Courtesy of the artist.

Documentary Archival Material Related to Rachel Whiteread's Ghost in National Gallery of Art Library Installation

  • National Gallery of Art
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  • August 27, 2018

Washington, DC—The National Gallery of Art Library will present a focused installation of archival and documentary materials related to Rachel Whiteread's sculpture Ghost (1990) to coincide with ...

Topology – Fountain, 2018.  Acrylic on canvas, 44 x 44 inches.

Sawool Kim: Grafted Relics on view at Childs Gallery

  • September 11, 2018

BOSTON, MA – Sawool Kim’s surreal, dream-like paintings fuse cultural relics with flora, fauna, and everyday objects. Her latest body of work explores transcultural identity through the visual ...

Superb John Hancock signed manuscript from 1783 in remarkable condition, with a bold version of one of the most recognizable and famous signatures in history (est.  $4,000-$5,000).

Superb John Hancock signed manuscript from 1783 will be in University Archives' Sept. 26 online auction

  • University Archives
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  • September 12, 2018

WESTPORT, Conn. – A superb John Hancock signed manuscript from 1783 in remarkable condition, plus items pertaining to other signers of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, Judaica, ...

Alessandro Allori (Italian, 1535-1607), Venus and Amor, 1570s.  Oil on panel, 71 1/4 x 102 3/4 in., Musée Fabre, Montpellier, France, © Musée Fabre de Montpellier Méditerranée

Masterpieces from the Duke of Orleans Collection Reunited for New Orleans’ Tricentennial

  • September 10, 2018

In celebration of the city of New Orleans’ Tricentennial in 2018, the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) will present The Orléans Collection, an exhibition of selections from the magnificent ...

Audio-kinetic ball machine sculpture by George Rhoads (American, b.  1926), having 12 striking wind chimes within a xylophone-like midsection (est.  $3,000-$5,000).

Audio-kinetic ball machine sculpture by George Rhoads will be part of Bruneau & Co.'s Sept. 22 auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • September 11, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – A selection of three rare Tiffany Studios floor and table lamps from a private collection out of Houston, Texas, plus the contents of the Pawtucket, Rhode Island Preservation ...

Henri Matisse, White Mask on Black Background (Masque blank sur fond noir) ©2018 Succession H.  Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Yua: Henri Matisse and the Inner Arctic Spirit

  • September 10, 2018

The Heard Museum, located in Phoenix, Ariz., is the only venue for Yua: Henri Matisse and the Inner Arctic Spirit, set to open on Oct. 29, 2018. This will be the public’s first and only ...

Don English, Miss Atomic Bomb, 1957, courtesy of the Las Vegas News Bureau.

Wende Museum Exhibitions 'War of Nerves' and 'Red Shoes' Present Cold War Material Cultural

  • September 10, 2018

Two new exhibitions at the Wende Museum, in Culver City, Calif., illuminate how the Cold War was fought through psychology, science, and culture – while provoking compelling questions about how ...

This unique pierced decorated bronze entryway, weighing several hundred pounds ($20/30,000) features a transom with geometric quatrefoil decorated panels and filigree decoration, 125 ½ by 111 1/2 inches.

Fontaine’s To Tap Into Interior Design At Its Fine Art, Antiques Auction Sept. 22

  • Fontaine's Auction Gallery
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  • September 10, 2018

     As children return to school and the leaves begin to change colors, fall is also the season when many people re-decorate their homes or add special decorating touches. From offering statement ...