Bill Roland, co-founder of Roland Antiques, Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village Gets an Auction House

  • Roland Auctions
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  • May 19, 2011

William Roland and Robert Roland, co-founders of Roland Antiques Gallery, Inc. have formally announced the opening of their new auction gallery, Roland Auctions, in New York City's Greenwich ...

SOFA West returns to Santa Fe, August 4-7, 2011, at Santa Fe Convention Center.

The Museum of New Mexico Foundation to Host FIRST LOOK Opening Night Preview at 3rd Annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair SOFA WEST 2011 and New! Spotlight Presentation The Intuit Show of Folk and Outsider Art at Santa Fe Convention Center

  • May 19, 2011

Mark Lyman, President, The Art Fair Company, announced the Museum of New Mexico Foundation's (MNMF) continued participation in the Opening Night Preview of the third annual Sculpture Objects & ...

James Longacre Wood, “Mumble the Peg.” Painted in 1892.

Butler Museum Acquires 1892 American Genre Painting by James Longacre Wood

  • May 18, 2011

Officials from The Butler Institute of American Art have announced that the museum has acquired a master work by American painter James Longacre Wood (c. 1863-1938) titled “Mumble the Peg.” ...

Irving Penn's photograph Harlequin Dress, Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, 1950, brought $131,450 at Heritage Auctions.

Irving Penn’s Harlequin Dress brings $131,450 as top lot in Heritage Auctions New York Photography sale

  • May 19, 2011

The work of Irving Penn proved irresistible to a passionate collector on May 2 at the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion as the famed photographer’s Harlequin Dress, Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, 1950, brought ...

Barry Seidman

Barry Seidman is Featured in Our Artist Showcase

  • Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery
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  • May 18, 2011

JUPITER, FLORIDA - May 14, 2011/ - Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery has been very gratified and fortunate to have the internationally recognized fine art photographer Barry Seidman for 3 ...

Image courtesy of Artfact Live!

Artfact Live! April Auction Results Roundup

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • May 18, 2011

(Boston, MA) – As gas prices continue to rise, online bidding has become an increasingly attractive option for collectors and dealers. Thanks to exceptional sales from its auction house ...

PAJAMA, Margaret French, George Tooker and Jared French, Nantucket, c.  1946 Vintage Silver print, 5 x 6 7/8 in.

AN INTIMATE CIRCLE: Paul Cadmus, Jared French, Margaret French, George Platt Lynes, and George Tooker

  • May 18, 2011

An Intimate Circle presents drawings and photographs by George Tooker’s close friends Paul Cadmus, Jared French, and Margaret French, as well as by George Platt Lynes, who was part of their wider ...

The Manchester Pickers Market and MidWeek in Manchester Antiques Shows return to the Furniture World Design Center in August 2011.

Pickers Market and Mid*Week return to Furniture World

  • May 18, 2011

Barn Star Productions and Frank Gaglio are pleased to announce their two premiere antiques shows during Antiques Week in New Hampshire will be returning to the Furniture World Design Center for ...

George Tooker, Landscape with Figures, 1965-66.  Egg tempera on gessoed panel, 26 x 30 inches.  Private Collection.

GEORGE TOOKER (1920-2011) Reality Returns as a Dream

  • May 17, 2011

I am after painting reality impressed on the mind so hard that it returns as a dream, but I am not after painting dreams as such, or fantasy. – George Tooker "George Tooker: Reality Returns as a ...

Image Courtesy of Julien's Auctions

Julien’s Auctions Presents The Collection of Larry Hagman with Live Online Bidding Offered by Artfact Live!

  • Fusco & Four/Ventures, LLC
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  • May 17, 2011

(Beverly Hills, CA) Julien’s Auctions will feature the Collection of Larry Hagman, which encompasses over 400 items from his life and career, for auction June 4, 2011.  Artfact Live! will ...

Image courtesy of Jeff R.  Bridgman

Jeff Bridgman's Top Ten Things to Know about the American Flag on Flag Day, June 14

  • May 16, 2011

  “Many people think that the flag we love so much as Americans was born alongside the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, 1776, or at least in the general vicinity of that day," notes ...

Legacy Crates 1

Los Angeles-Based Emerging Artist Marjan Vayghan exhibits ‘Legacy Crate Series’ at the Beverly Hills Art Show-The Affaire in The Gardens

  • City of Beverly Hills
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  • May 16, 2011

  The 38th Annual Beverly Hills Art Show – Affaire In The Gardens will present a special exhibit curated by Peter Mays, Executive Director of the Los Angeles Art Association, of Los ...

The Affaire in The Gardens

38th ANNUAL BEVERLY HILLS ART SHOW - AFFAIRE IN THE GARDENS RETURNS TO BEVERLY GARDENS MAY 21 & 22

  • City of Beverly Hills
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  • May 16, 2011

  The city’s largest public art event features thousands of artworks, artist demonstrations, a special exhibit, wine garden, art tours, and live music The 38th annual Beverly Hills Art ...

Frank Weston Benson (1862-1951) Eleanor and Benny, oil on canvas, 36¼ x 44¼ in.  Estimate: $3,000,000 - $5,000,000 .

AMERICAN BEAUTY: BENSON MASTERWORK TO LEAD CHRISTIE’S MAY 18 SALE OF IMPORTANT AMERICAN PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS AND SCULPTURE

  • May 16, 2011

Christie’s is pleased to announce further details of its upcoming auction of Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture on 18 May 2011, at 10 am. A total of 138 lots will be offered, ...

ERNEST LAWSON (1873-1939) - Central Park, c.1910

Impressionist Masterpiece Rediscovered

  • Catherine Dail Fine Art
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  • May 16, 2011

After almost a century in a single private collection, Ernest Lawson's "Central Park" has re-emerged.  The painting, executed circa 1910, went from Lawson by way of Mac Beth Galleries ...

The Art Fair Company

The Art Fair Company Now Accepting Proposals for $5000 Annual Research Grant "New Voices: A Grant for Discourse on International Contemporary Art and Design"

  • May 13, 2011

Mark Lyman, president of The Art Fair Company, producer of the Sculpture Objects & Functional Art (SOFA) Fairs in Chicago, New York and Santa Fe, NM, today announces that The Art Fair ...

Ai Weiwei at Lisson Gallery, London.

Ai Weiwei exhibition opens at Lisson Gallery

  • May 12, 2011

Lisson Gallery is proud to present a major survey show of work by Ai Weiwei to be held across both Bell Street spaces, London. The broad selection of key works from the past six years was agreed ...

54th International Art Exhibition, ILLUMInazioni – ILLUMInations, is directed by art historian Bice Curiger.

54th International Art Exhibition: ILLUMInazioni - ILLUMInations

  • May 12, 2011

  The 54th International Art Exhibition, with the title of ILLUMInazioni – ILLUMInations, directed by Bice Curiger and organized by la Biennale di Venezia under the presidency of Paolo ...

Mary Cassatt (1844–1926) The Fitting, 1890–91.

HIRSCHL & ADLER INAUGURATES NEW GALLERY LOCATION WITH MASTERWORKS EXHIBITION

  • May 12, 2011

    In February of this year, Hirschl & Adler moved from a landmark townhouse on East 70th Street, where it had been housed for 33 years, to expanded quarters in The Crown ...

Hermann Max Pechstein, Zerfallenes Haus.  Around 1906/07.  Oil on canvas, 37 x 45 cm (14.5 x 17.7 in).  Estimate: € 300.000-400.000.

Pechstein, Richter headline Ketterer Kunst auction

  • May 12, 2011

Hermann Max Pechstein’s ”Zerfallenes Haus,“ which will be auctioned by Ketterer Kunst with an estimate of € 300.000-400.000, is a witness of the fundamental changes of the ‘Brücke’-artist’s concept ...