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Category: Sculptures & Carvings

  • Auction Preview

    Mark Bowles, Camille VandenBerge, and Other Artists Featured in Verge Center for the Arts Sale

    Known for his contemporary landscape paintings, Californian artist Mark Bowles is featured in the upcoming Verge Center for the Arts sale. In the auction is his 2020 acrylic painting titled Autumn. The painting depicts a horizon using shades of orange and red with a touch of blue and purple. A…

    Brandon Gastinell, RBG
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    Diverse Fine Art Sale Aims to Benefit the SMFA at Tufts University

    Mixed-media photographs by twin brothers Doug and Mike Starn highlight this buy-now sale benefitting the SMFA at Tufts University. The brothers’ work combines photographs with nontraditional materials to create three-dimensional-looking prints. Highlights from Doug and Mike Starn in this auction include The No Mind Not Thinks No Things Ribrin. With…

    DOUG STARN AND MIKE STARN, Diploma - nomdes
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    Richter To Calder: Bonhams’ Auction to Feature Post-War and Contemporary Artists

    This November, Bonhams will offer over 40 notable artworks by post-war and contemporary artists. Leading the sale is an oil painting from Gerhard Richter. Completed in 1988, this untitled piece comes from Richter’s Abstraktes Bild series. The series marked the peak of Richter’s career as he experimented with the idea…

    Alexander Calder
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    Bidsquare-Exclusive Auction Connects Contemporary and Historical American Art

    British painter David Shepherd was working as an aviation artist when he visited Kenya for the first time in the 1960s. The trip prompted the development of his now-iconic depictions of African wildlife. Available in Coeur d’Alene Art Auction’s upcoming sale is Serengeti Skies, a 1977 painting from Shepherd. “Although…

    David Shepherd (1931–2017)- Serengeti Skies (1977)
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    Painting by Francisco de Zurbarán Leads Shapiro Auctions Upcoming Fine Art Sale

    One of the most influential painters of the Spanish Baroque period, Francisco de Zurbarán was known for his still lifes and religious motifs. His stylistic development was mainly influenced by naturalism, which incorporated Caravaggio's approach to painting. An example of his work from circa 1638-1640 will be available at the…

    FRANCISCO DE ZURBARAN (SPANISH 1598-1664)
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    Upcoming Auction by Hindman Explores Historical Pieces of Western Art

    Henry Farny’s paintings focused on recreating peaceful scenes of Native Americans living their everyday lives. His subjects were authentically presented and were shown in harmony with their natural environment. Moving Camp, one of Farny’s many noted works, depicts members of a tribe traversing a shallow river on their horses. The…

    Henry Francois Farny (American, 1847-1916) Moving Camp, 1905
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    30 years of ArtsThrive from Albuquerque Museum Foundation

    Inspired by nature’s ability to weave itself into a knot, the smooth and twisted metal of Gizmo seems to achieve the poetic harmony that sculptor Gino Miles aims for in his work. Like many of his monumental and abstract pieces, this stainless steel sculpture can be turned and rotated, challenging…

    Gino Miles, Gizmo
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    Rago’s Upcoming Sale Explores Modern and Contemporary Art

    “Art is a simplification of life,” American artist James Brooks told The New York Times in 1975. “A distillation of life with fewer impurities in it. Fewer elements, perhaps.” Brooks used these principles to develop his distinct paintings challenging calligraphy, color, and form. Two examples of his work, respectively titled…

    James Brooks, P.M
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    Impressionist & Modern Art

    Massimo Campigli’s Femmes Au Piano (Women at the Piano) is one of the featured lots in the upcoming Impressionist & Modern Art sale, presented by Sotheby’s. In the painting, a young woman plays the piano for another admiring woman. It shows Campigli’s fascination with the Etruscan art style as well…

    MASSIMO CAMPIGLI - FEMMES AU PIANO (DONNE AL PIANOFORTE)
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    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    Maurice de Vlaminck’s Nature Morte Au Compotier is one of the highlights of the upcoming Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale, presented by Christie’s. Vlaminck was a French painter whose works were central to the Fauvism art movement. The featured oil painting of a still life fruit bowl shows the…

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
  • Exhibitions

    Exhibition of new paintings by Daniel Rich on view at Miles McEnery Gallery

    NEW YORK, NY.-Miles McEnery Gallery is presenting an exhibition of new paintings by Daniel Rich. Back to the Future remains on view until 10 October 2020. Back to the Future is accompanied by a fully illustrated publication featuring essays by Emily McDermott and Ara H. Merjian. Daniel Rich’s reticulated cityscapes and…

    Exhibition of new paintings by Daniel Rich on view at Miles McEnery Gallery
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    Post War and Contemporary Art

    Alexander Calder, Mel Ramos, and Bob Thompson are just a few of the artists highlighted in the upcoming Post War and Contemporary Art auction, presented by Hindman. At the top of the sale is a sculpture by Alexander Calder, an American artist known for his abstract hanging sculptures made with…

    Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Triple Cross, 1947
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    From A Universal Collector – The Olbricht Collection

    Cindy Sherman’s self-portraits have defined her artistic career after over four decades of development. By placing herself in different scenes and roles, she has intimately explored perceptions of feminism and representation. Van Ham’s upcoming auction of the Olbricht Collection will highlight three Sherman self-portraits, including a black-and-white print from her…

    LARGE MALACHITE CLUSTER.
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    Fine Paintings & Sculpture

    The artistic duo Christo and Jeanne-Claude were best known for their large scale works, wrapping buildings and landscapes in lengths of fabric. Among their most famous works was The Pont Neuf Wrapped, which was staged on Paris’ oldest bridge. After a decade of negotiation, Christo and Jeanne-Claude finally got permission…

    Anglo-American School, 19th Century Boy in a Gray Suit Holding a Rifle
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    Monet and Chicago: Take a Digital Stroll Through the Exhibition Showcasing the City's Monet-Mania

    Claude Monet. Apples and Grapes, 1880. Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection.Art Institute of Chicago The Art Institute of Chicago has opened the exhibition Monet and Chicago, on view through January 18, 2021, with highlights online. This exhibition explores the city’s unique relationship with this Impressionist artist, showcasing the Art Institute’s exemplary holdings…

    Monet and Chicago Take a Digital Stroll Through the Exhibition Showcasing the Citys Monet Mania
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    Fine and Decorative Arts: Day 1

    Ed Ruscha is a multi-talented American artist known for his word paintings. As a child, Ruscha wanted to become a cartoonist and received training from artists such as Emerson Woelffer and Robert Irwin. In the1970s, Ruscha, along with fellow artists Jenny Holzer and Barbara Kruger, began incorporating written phrases in…

    Andy Warhol George Gershwin Screenprint
  • Auction Industry

    Doyle To Auction Important Paintings On September 17

    Doyle's auction of Important Paintings on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 11am will present paintings and sculpture by some of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries' most prominent American, European, Latin American and Asian artists. Henri Fantin-Latour, Six Roses Jaunes dans un Vase en Verre, 1903. Est. $200,000-400,000. The Collection of…

    Doyle To Auction Important Paintings On September 17
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    Spanierman

    In the 1880s, John Haberle took a humorous approach to his trompe l'oeil paintings (French for “fool the eye”). The upcoming Spanierman auction, presented by Rago, will feature one such whimsical painting by Haberle. Featured is a self-portrait titled That's Me, painted in shades of chestnut, beige, and brown. Explaining…

    Abraham Bogdanove, Portrait of Mrs. W. (The Artist's Wife)
  • Exhibitions

    Nordic Feeling_Carole Kohler Solo Show

    Curated by Dr. Barbara Aust-Wegemund Drostei Foundation, Pinneberg, Germany, September 5-27, 2020 Sculpture Tang-o XL1, Nordic Feeling, 90x17x17 cm and paintings by Carole KohlerCarole Kohler The Swiss artist Carole Kohler, who is living and working in Lommiswil, Solothurn is featuring a series of "Nordic Feeling" artworks, among them paintings, objects…

    Nordic Feeling_Carole Kohler Solo Show
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    Underground & Ultracontemporary Art

    Angelo Cricchi is an Italian artist known for his fashion photography. After leaving a career as a professional athlete to pursue art, Cricchi began to explore the influence of literature and history. In 2009, after the Gloomy Sunday at MAK (Wien) exhibition, his sophisticated and stylized portraits of women became…

    MR. KLEVRA (Rome, 1978)