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

  • CODA Gallery
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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

  • CODA Gallery
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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 ...

Pastel on paper under glass painting by Mary Silverwood (N.M., 1932-2011), titled Cottonwoods (est.  $300-$500).

John Moran's Monday, March 12th auction will benefit The Foundation for Appraisal Education

  • February 15, 2018

MONROVIA, Calif. – John Moran Auctioneers announces it will conduct an auction to benefit The Foundation for Appraisal Education on Monday, March 12th, at 12 noon Pacific time, live and online. All ...

These circa 1860-1880 temple lions from the Nanking province, 17 ½ by 6 by 7 inches, are striking in appearance.

High-Caliber Items In Benefit Shop Auction Feb. 21

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • February 13, 2018

The Benefit Shop Foundation Inc. will present its next signature Red Carpet auction on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 10 a.m. Eastern, with a diverse range of goods from Asian and French furniture to ...

Demétre Chiparus (Romanian 1886-1947), Les Girls, chryselephantine cold painted bronze sculptures

'Les Girls' by Demétre Chiparus Headlines Weschler’s March 2nd Sale

  • Weschler's Auctioneers & Appraisers
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  • February 13, 2018

ROCKVILLE, MD –  Weschler’s is pleased to offer a collection of fine art, including significant examples of African American art, American and European antique furniture, Russian objets de vertu, ...

 Barack Obama by Kehinde Wiley, oil on canvas, 2018.  National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.  The National Portrait Gallery is grateful to the following lead donors for their support of the Obama portraits: Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg; Judith Kern and Kent Whealy; Tommie L.  Pegues and Donald A.  Capoccia.

National Portrait Gallery Unveils Portraits of Former President Barack Obama and Mrs. Michelle Obama by Artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald

  • February 12, 2018

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery on Monday unveiled its commissioned portraits of former President Barack Obama and Mrs. Michelle Obama by artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald, ...

Francis J.  Purcell Antiques, Philadelphia, PA

PHILADELPHIA ANTIQUES AND ART SHOW PRESENTS ART AND DESIGN THROUGH THE CENTURIES

  • February 7, 2018

For three days this spring, Philadelphians and visitors can explore exceptional works of art and design spanning four centuries at the 56th Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show.  Tickets are now on ...

Untitled skeleton head painting attributed to Jean-Michel Basquiat (Am., 1960-1988), unframed and artist signed, 12 inches by 22 inches ($37,500).

Basquiat and Warhol share the spotlight in Woodshed Art Auctions' online-only fine art auction, Feb. 1st

  • Woodshed Art Auctions
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  • February 12, 2018

FRANKLIN, Mass. – It’s fitting that the top two lots in Woodshed Art Auctions’ internet only fine art auction held February 1st were claimed by Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol. Not only were ...