Salem Mekuria’s film about her native Ethiopia evoking a personal and universal history.

Calculated Risks; New Work by Faculty Artists

  • August 23, 2010

Calculated Risks, an exhibition celebrating the inventive diversity among the faculty studio artists at Wellesley College, will fill the special exhibition galleries of the Davis Museum from ...

C.W.  Kraushaar Art Galleries, circa 1900, with C.W.  Kraushaar on the right and John Kraushaar on the left.

KRAUSHAAR GALLERIES CELEBRATES 125TH ANNIVERSARY

  • August 17, 2010

Gallery of Sloan, Luks and Prendergast Now Leading Specialist in Progressive American Realism and Modernism; One of Only Four New York Art Galleries From the 19th Century Still in Business. This ...

Henry Moore.  Seated Woman, 1948.  pencil, wax crayon, ink and wash.  “Henry Moore Family Collection and Hauser & Wirth, reproduced by permission of The Henry Moore Foundation”

"Henry Moore – The Drawings: Works on Paper from the Henry Moore Family Collection" at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art

  • Bowdoin College Museum of Art
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  • August 4, 2010

The Bowdoin College Museum of Art presents Henry Moore - The Drawings: Works on Paper from the Henry Moore Family Collection, an international exhibition organized by Hauser & Wirth New York, ...

Seymour Boardman - Totem, 1959, o/c, 72" x 39"

Ernest Briggs & Seymour Boardman: Modern Sensibilities

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery and Art Foundation
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  • July 22, 2010

    Ernest Briggs: Ernest Brigg’s volcanic abstract paintings from the 1950’s and 60’s place him firmly in the ranks of the New York Avant-Garde of that era. Until his death in ...

Ariadne Galleries will exhibit a Roman statue, Crouching Venus.

SIX NEW YORK GALLERIES TO EXHIBIT AT THE 25TH EDITION OF THE BIENNALE DES ANTIQUAIRES, AT THE GRAND PALAIS, IN PARIS, SEPTEMBER 15-22, 2010

  • July 20, 2010

On September 15, when the doors of the Grand Palais open in Paris for the 25th edition of the Biennale des Antiquaires, six prominent New York galleries will be among the eighty-seven international ...

Installation (partial view) of "Arshile Gorky: Sketchbook Drawings" now exhibiting at Rutberg Gallery

ARSHILE GORKY IN LOS ANGELES

  • Jack Rutberg Fine Arts
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  • July 16, 2010

Jack Rutberg Fine Arts in Los Angeles is currently presenting a rare exhibition of drawings by one of the most pivotal and significant 20th century American painters, Arshile Gorky (1904-1948). ...

16th century Chinese carved ivory: Modeled after one of the famed Nine Dragons Walls, complete with peaked tiled roof, carved dragons, a flaming sun disk and foo dogs.  Estimate $6,000 to $9,000.

Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali and Robert Rauschenberg, Among Artists to be Featured at Upcoming Garth’s Auction

  • July 14, 2010

  Works by some of the world’s most famous artists, along with a rare collection of artifacts and furniture that span the globe and the centuries, will be presented by Garth’s Auctions ...

Derek A.  Bencomo, Hana Valley, First View from the "Peaks and Valleys Series", 1997, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Fleur and Charles Bresler in honor of Kenneth R.  Trapp, curator-in-charge of the Renwick Gallery (1995--2003)

A Revolution in Wood: The Bresler Collection

  • July 1, 2010

“A Revolution in Wood” celebrates the gift of 66 pieces of turned and carved wood to the Smithsonian American Art Museum by the noted collectors Fleur and Charles Bresler. The collection includes ...

GIOVANNI BATTISTA CROSATO (c.1685-86 - 1758) The Rape of Europa; Meleager presenting the head of the Calydonian Boar to Atalanta; Bacchus crowning Ariadne with a diadem of stars; and Jason and Medea charming the Sleepless Dragon of the Golden Fleece 32 x 39 ins (81.3 x 99.1 cm) A set of four, each oil on canvas

Anna and Brian Haughton Announce Dealers and Plans for the 22nd Annual International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show October 22-28, 2010 at the Park Avenue Armory New York

  • Haughton International Fairs
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  • June 28, 2010

  New York and London, June 28, 2010  Haughton International Fairs have announced a superb roster of 62 world-class exhibitors -- with an unprecedented dealer return rate– for the ...

"CHEVRON" Amish Quilt, wool, c.  1880s

PROVOCATIVE PARALLELS: THE MODERN ART OF ANTIQUE QUILTS

  • FISHER HERITAGE
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  • June 22, 2010

Loft and home owners with high open spaces have a dilemma. What art can be displayed on large walls that will not seem like a postage stamp, and that can personalize interiors ...

Twain No.  1 (2005-cast bronze) 24" x 21"

Scissors Obsession: Figure/Figuration

  • June 21, 2010

This summer, MODA presents the work of sculptor Delona Wardlaw for a cutting exploration into the semiotic form of scissors. Wardlaw’s exhibition, entitled Scissors Obsession: Figure/Figuration ...

Abstraction, ca.  1961.

Elaine De Kooning: Out of the Shadow, opens at Birnam Wood Galleries

  • Birnam Wood Galleries
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  • June 23, 2010

When asked late in her life how hard it had been to live and paint in the shadow of her internationally-acclaimed husband, Elaine De Kooning replied, “Actually, I live in his light.”  From ...

David Mahler, Beach at Dawn, 2006, oil on linen, 44 x 56 in.

David Mahler: Unfinished Past

  • DFN Gallery
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  • June 10, 2010

DFN Gallery will hold an opening reception for the artist David Mahler on Thursday, June 10th, from 6 to 8 PM, in the lobby of The Wall Street Journal Building, 1155 Avenue of the Americas, ...

PBS' History Detectives investigates whether artwork by Andy Warhol, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Rauschenberg and other major artists is on the moon, and releases a special online video asking for help in locating the elusive Grumman engineer "John F.," who purportedly smuggled the "Moon Museum" aboard Apollo 12 in November 1969.  Pictured here is an identical ceramic mini-canvas, which sparked the story after Tampa, FL art curator Jade Dellinger purchased the curious piece in an online auction.  To

PBS’ HISTORY DETECTIVES PUTS A QUESTION TO THE NATION: IS ANDY WARHOL’S ART ON THE MOON?

  • June 8, 2010

Today, PBS enlists HISTORY DETECTIVES fans across the nation to solve a 40-year-old mystery: “Who is John F.?” — and did he really help send Andy Warhol’s art to the moon? HISTORY DETECTIVES has ...

Reiko Ishiyama, Butterflies Brooch, 2010, silver, heated.  photo: David Katz.  Represented by Charon Kransen Arts New York, NY

2nd Annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair: SOFA WEST: SANTA FE 2010 July 8 - 11, 2010 at the Santa Fe Convention Center

  • June 1, 2010

Long heralded as the nation's premier fairs for outstanding contemporary decorative arts and design in New York and Chicago, SOFA's 2nd annual Western edition, SOFA WEST: Santa Fe will run from ...