Leaf and Line, 2017, Oil on canvas, 63 x 42 inches

Bill Scott: Leaf and Line

  • February 23, 2018

Next month, Hollis Taggart Galleries will present Bill Scott: Leaf and Line, the artist's seventh solo exhibition at the gallery, featuring twenty-five of Scott's recent paintings. A catalogue ...

Preliminary rendering of the Hammer’s new corner entrance at Wilshire and Westwood, courtesy Michael Maltzan Architecture

Hammer Museum Announces $180 Million Capital Campaign to Support Major Multi-year Transformation

  • February 22, 2018

Hammer Museum director Ann Philbin announced today that the ambitious multi‑year project to renovate, expand, and transform the Los Angeles institution has taken a major step forward with the ...

Oil on canvas of a seated female nude in contemplation by the social realist Moses Soyer (Russ./Am., 1899-1974), expected to realize $2,000-$3,000.

Oil painting by the Russian-American artist Moses Soyer (1899-1974) will be in Bruneau & Co.'s March 3rd auction

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  • February 23, 2018

CRANSTON, R.I. – Gorgeous Asian antiques, led by Part 2 of the George Dagher collection of Chinese Export and the Ruth Latta collection of Japanese scrolls, will be just part of an eclectic ...

Albert Bierstadt's "The Domes of the Yosemite," 1867.

Restored Bierstadt Masterpiece Goes on View in Florida

  • February 22, 2018

The Domes of the Yosemite, the largest existing painting by Albert Bierstadt (1830–1902), made its post-conservation debut at the Morse Museum of American Art, in Winter Park, Fla., where it is on ...

Charles Sheeler, "Rolling Power," 1939.  Oil on canvas, 15 x 30 in.  The Smith College Museum of Art, SC 1940:18

de Young Organizes Large-Scale, Traveling Survey of Precisionism

  • February 22, 2018

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) is set to premiere Cult of the Machine: Precisionism and American Art, the first large-scale exhibition in over 20 years to survey this ...

John Frederick Kensett (1816–1872) Pro Patria (Sunset on the Coast), 1864 Oil on canvas 141/16 x 241/16 inches Monogrammed and dated lower right: JF.K.  ’64 Available at Questroyal Fine Art, LLC, New York, New York

The Last New World: Important Hudson River School Paintings

  • February 21, 2018

For two decades, this annual event has been the most comprehensive exhibition and sale of important nineteenth-century American landscapes. Opening March 9 at Questroyal Fine Art and running ...

Ellsworth Kelly's Austin

Ellsworth Kelly's Final Work, His Only Building, Debuts in Austin

  • February 20, 2018

The Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin raised $23 million to fabricate and endow Ellsworth Kelly's Austin, the late artist's only building, a Romanesque-style church lit ...

Diego Rivera, The Marriage of the Artistic Expression of the North and of the South on this Continent (Pan American Unity), 1940.  © Banco de Mexico Diego Rivera & Frieda Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico D.F.  / Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York.  Image: courtesy City College of San Francisco.

Diego Rivera's Mural 'Pan American Unity' to Feature in Major SFMOMA Exhibition

  • February 19, 2018

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) and the City College of San Francisco (CCSF) plan to display Diego Rivera’s historic mural, Pan American Unity, as the cornerstone of a major ...

Amaranth Ehrenhalt, "Casey," 1959, 22.5 x 30, gouache on paper

Amaranth Ehrenhalt: Works on Paper 1957-1969

  • Lawrence Fine Art
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  • February 20, 2018

The story of the post-WWII New York School painters is still being written, with the story of the female artists of that era still underappreciated. A well-timed show at the Denver Art Museum  ...

Engraved by Valentine Green, after a painting by John Trumbull, George Washington, 1781, mezzotint with engraving on laid paper, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Bayou Bend Collection, gift of Miss Ima Hogg.

Radicals and Revolutionaries: America’s Founding Fathers

  • February 17, 2018

Opening March 10, Radicals and Revolutionaries: America’s Founding Fathers at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, features paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture, and decorative arts from the MFAH ...

Dusk, exotic woods, 32 x 28 x 10 inches

CODA Gallery Presents Sculptures by Silvia Davis

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  • February 17, 2018

CODA Gallery unveils a new exhibition of wood and bronze sculptures by Silvia Davis, running March 2-23. The artist from Utah will attend an opening reception on March 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. in ...

Aaron I. Fleischman Endows Curatorship in Modern and Contemporary Art at The Met

  • February 15, 2018

Daniel H. Weiss, President and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced on Wed. the establishment of a newly endowed curatorial position in the Museum's Department of Modern and ...

“One of the 1st generation California Light and Space artists, Alexander moves from abstraction to representation, making astonishingly sensuous art with a consistent focus on light, pictorial space, and the expansive aerial views of LA at night.  This work is sublime.” - Katherine Plake Hough, Chief Curator, Palm Springs Art Museum - Peter Alexander, Gas, Digital pigment print, 36 x 72 in.

Art Palm Springs - 2018 SELECTS ANNOUNCED

  • Urban Expositions
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  • February 15, 2018

Launched at the 2017 event, SELECTS was a tremendous hit with audiences and collectors. Art Palm Springs SELECTS returns in 2018, offering patrons and collectors new ways to navigate the ...

Tres Plumas Blancas, acrylic on canvas, 60 x 48 inches

CODA Gallery Presents Paintings by Jeff Faust

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  • February 15, 2018

CODA Gallery unveils a new exhibition of paintings by Jeff Faust, running March 2-23. The artist from Claremont will attend an opening reception on March 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. in conjunction with El ...

Springtime by Maurice Braun

Unparalleled California Art Trove Acquired by University of California, Irvine for its Planned Museum

  • February 14, 2018

UC Irvine has been gifted the outstanding Buck Collection for its planned Museum and Institute of California Art, or MICA. An exquisite but long-hidden collection of California art has been given ...