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Category: Mixed Media

  • Auction Preview

    The Summer International Fine Art Auction

    Gertrude Fiske was the first female artist appointed to the Massachusetts State Art Commission in 1929. A Boston native, she was a local leader who encouraged creativity and regular practice. In her works, women were portrayed in a more powerful way than they were socially perceived. Her landscape and still…

    Elena Jahn (Am. 1938-2014) - Moon, Water, Rocks-Monhegan, Maine 1963 - Oil on canvas
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    Arts Foundation of Cape Cod Online Silent Auction

    The upcoming Online Silent Auction, presented by the Art Foundation of Cape Cod, aims to support, promote, and celebrate the diversity of arts and culture in Cape Cod. Featured in the event are works by artists who have played a significant role in shaping the area’s art scenes. A lot…

    Peter Batchelder, Marsh Grass
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    Post-War & Contemporary Art Online

    Considered a seminal figure in Concrete Cuban art, Loló Soldevilla began painting in 1948. One year later, Soldevilla was named Cuba’s cultural attachée to Europe. She moved to Paris and remained there—with periodic trips back to the island—until 1956. During her stay, she visited London, after which she turned away…

    Matthew Brandt (American, Born 1982)
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    Estate Liquidation Auction

    Yoshitomo Nara is a Japanese artist known for his drawings of children in both sweet and rebellious forms. The introduction of Western pop culture in Japan has strongly influenced his works. Nara’s primary-colored depictions of innocent children in sinister forms express the struggle of rapid modernization and post-war culture. The…

    Attr. Peter Max Taylor Swift Acrylic on Canvas
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    Latin American Art Online

    Costa Rica-born Mexican artist Francisco Zúñiga was best known for his nude figural works. To give his sculptures a more realistic presentation, Zúñiga used southeastern Mexican women as his models, sculpting them standing or seated, singly, in pairs, or in groups. His sculptures capture the anatomy of young, mature, and…

    Peter Von Artens (1937-2003)
  • Art Fairs

    World Health Organization (WHO) x Create2030 Launch COVID-19 Arts Festival

    The festival includes the launch of a virtual art gallery, a meet and greet with the artists and a series of webinar events focused on art and COVID-19. WHO x Create2030 COVID-19 Arts Festival Flier NEW YORK, NY, USA, July 26, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Contact: [email protected] Create2030 in partnership with…

    World Health Organization (WHO) x Create2030 Launch COVID-19 Arts Festival
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    First Open: Post-War & Contemporary Art Online

    The upcoming Christie’s First Open sale brings original works by well-known and rising artists from the 20th and 21st centuries. One key highlight is a piece titled Peace Goddess on Wood by Shepard Fairey. An American artist, Fairey became widely known as the designer behind the Hope poster for Barack…

    Shepard Fairey (B. 1970) Peace Goddess on Wood
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    Eclectic Collection of Estates Worldwide

    During the reign of Napoleon Bonaparte in the early 19th century, French interior design experienced a shift. Decorative pieces such as mantel clocks became more ornate with the use of gilt bronze and ancient imagery, a departure from the serious English pieces popular at the time. The upcoming Eclectic Collection…

    Faberge Imperial Coronation Egg
  • Exhibitions

    Pets Of The Pandemic: Artist Open Call

    Alpha 137 Gallery announces an artist Open Call and online charity art exhibition to benefit Best Friends Animal Society. Many pets have been helping us through the COVID-19 crisis, but many have also been left homeless due to changing circumstances brought on by the pandemic. In an effort to help…

    Pets Of The Pandemic Artist Open Call
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    The Collection of Matthew Rutenberg

    An Italian painter of the late-Baroque period, Giuseppe Gambarini (1860-1725) was widely popular in Bologna. He also painted frescoes in the Palazzo Buonaccorsi in Macerata. Among the highlights of the upcoming Stair auction of the collection of Matthew Rutenberg is Gambarini’s oil on canvas painting titled Three Franciscan Monks Resting…

    Studio of Anton Raphael Mengs (728-1779)- Portrait of Pope Clement XIII
  • Auction Industry

    Crocker Art Museum Hosts a Series of Exclusive Benefit Auctions on Bidsquare

    NEW YORK — Bidsquare is proud to partner with the Crocker Art Museum in hosting a series of auctions now through July 18th, benefitting many aspects of the valued institution. The catalogs feature 200 + artworks, many of which are created by artists in the Museum’s permanent collection. The support…

    Crocker Art Museum Hosts a Series of Exclusive Benefit Auctions on Bidsquare6
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    The Sporting Sale 2020

    Donal C. O’Brien, Jr., the former chairman of the National Audubon Society, had a special passion for hunting and fishing. Because of this love, he acquired an enormous collection of duck decoys, including those by Charles F. Coffin. Works from Coffin and Franklin Folger, Jr. are among the most notable…

    Richard LaBarre Goodwin (1840-1910) Hanging Snipe
  • Auction Result, Press Release

    ‘Batman: The Killing Joke,’ Jack Kirby Original Art Help Push Day 1 of Heritage Auctions’ Comics & Comic Art Event Past $5 Million Mark

    The print debut of X-23 resets highest price paid for 21st century U.S. comics art DALLAS, Texas (July 9, 2020) – Heritage Auctions began its four-day Comics & Comic Art event with a first session full of slam-bang action that smashed most expectations and pre-auction estimates. After a mere 105 minutes had elapsed, the…

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    The July Auction

    The Order of St. Olav is awarded by the King of Norway for outstanding service on behalf of the country. It is the highest civilian honor Norway confers. Available in the July Auction, presented by Eldred's, is an Order of St. Olav medal from the late 19th or early 20th…

    TODD BONITA Massachusetts/New Hampshire, b. 1968
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Literary Illustrations from Children’s Classics Shine in Illustration Art at Swann July 16

    Theater Costume and Set Design, The New Yorker & More Also Feature Hilary Knight, Eloise with Valentine, variation of the image titled Sweet Heart in the book The 365 Days of Eloise: My Book of Holidays by Knight and Kay Thompson, 2015. Estimate $25,000 to $35,000. New York—Swann Galleries’ Thursday, July 16 sale of Illustration Art is set to…

    Literary Illustrations from Children’s Classics Shine in Illustration Art at Swann July 16
  • Auction Industry

    The Museum Of Latin American Art (Molaa) Launches Online Auction Pro Covid-19 Recovery Fund

    MOLAA's first complete online auction with 167 artworks from Latin American and Latino artists. LONG BEACH, CA, USA, -- The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) is pleased to launch its first fully online auction with 167 artworks from Latin American and Latino artists. Proceeds from this auction will go…

    The Museum Of Latin American Art (Molaa) Launches Online Auction Pro Covid-19 Recovery Fund
  • Art Fairs

    Twelve Artists Collaborate for Behind-the-Scenes Virtual Art Fair

    Terry Evans-http://terryevanswoodart.com Thomas William Furniture Hosts Virtual Art Fair OCONOMOWOC, WISCONSIN, UNITED STATES, -- Thomas William Furniture hosted a Behind-the-Scenes Virtual Art Fair. Twelve professional artists representing nine artistic mediums, located in eight states spread across the U.S., invited you into their studios, workshops and woodshops. They hoped to spark…

    Twelve Artists Collaborate for Behind-the-Scenes Virtual Art Fair
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    Fine Art, Asian Antiques, Jewelry, Porcelain

    The upcoming auction of Fine Art, Asian Antiques, Jewelry, and Porcelain, offered by Helmuth Stone Gallery, will highlight an original oil on canvas by Richard Hambleton. A Canadian artist known in part for his work as a street artist, Hambleton is also recognized for his gallery works of “shadow” figures.…

    Lyle Tayson (1924 - 2014) Indians of the Northwest
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    20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session

    The afternoon session of the 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, presented by Phillips, brings to auction over 100 fine art pieces. Featured among these lots is a painting from Damien Hirst's Spin series, inspired by psychedelic imagery. Hirst creates these works by throwing paint at a canvas attached…

    PAULINA OLOWSKA
  • Exhibitions

    Baltimore Museum of Art's New Acquisitions Tied to 2020 Vision Focus on Women

    Oletha DeVane. Saint for My City (Detail). 2007-2010. The Baltimore Museum of Art: Purchase with exchange funds from the Pearlstone Family Fund and partial gift of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) has announced new acquisitions made as part of its 2020…

    Baltimore Museum of Art's New Acquisitions Tied to 2020 Vision Focus on Women