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440 Gallery Introduce Two New Artists

440 Gallery Introduce Two New Artists

. May 14, 2017

Janet Pedersen finds inspiration in color and patterns of light and dark in a landscape. If she decides to add a figure, she directs an angle or gesture of the pose so that it becomes part of the landscape, reinforcing the overall design. She moves through the painting process fairly quickly with bold, loose brush […]

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PAINTINGS BY FRITZ BULTMAN FOR BRUNEAU & CO.’s SALE

PAINTINGS BY FRITZ BULTMAN FOR BRUNEAU & CO.’s SALE

. May 13, 2017

Featured lots will include five paintings by the American abstract expressionist Fritz Bultman (1919-1985) A Summer Antiques & Fine Art Auction featuring over 400 lots of original artwork, vintage lamps, American and European bronze sculptures, and a broad selection of fine art glass will be held Saturday, June 3rd, by Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers, online […]

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New world records for Dale Nichols and Alice Mattern paintings

New world records for Dale Nichols and Alice Mattern paintings

. May 13, 2017

A large-format oil on canvas painting by Dale Nichols (Am., 1904-1995), titled Mid-Nation Winter, sold for $120,000 – a new record price for the artist at auction – at a Fine Art Auction held May 4th by Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers, online and in the gallery at 354 Woodmont Road in Milford. The work dated […]

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ARTIST GLENN LIGON CURATES BLUE BLACK EXHIBITION EXPLORING MULTIPLE MEANINGS AND USES TWO COLORS ACROSS ARTISTIC PRACTICES

ARTIST GLENN LIGON CURATES BLUE BLACK EXHIBITION EXPLORING MULTIPLE MEANINGS AND USES TWO COLORS ACROSS ARTISTIC PRACTICES

. May 13, 2017

The Pulitzer Arts Foundation announces Blue Black, an exhibition guest-curated by influential American artist Glenn Ligon. With more than 50 works ranging from abstraction, to portraiture, to “outsider art,” experimental film, textiles, and more—and including examples by Ligon—Blue Black explores a multiplicity of meanings and uses of the two colors. These include their deployment as […]

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Asian Art Week at Christie’s totals $332.8 million

Asian Art Week at Christie’s totals $332.8 million

. May 10, 2017

Christie’s Asian Art Week sales realize USD $332,783,188 (£272,497,754/ € 312,222,516/ HK$2,573,500,630), the highest total ever achieved for the auction series, continuing Christie’s leadership in the market. The seven auctions took place from March 15-17 with 88% sold by lot. Deep bidding was witnessed from Greater China across all categories with emphasis on classical Chinese […]

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