Monthly Archives: October 2008

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AchieveKids 3rd Annual Art Show

Ever wonder how art can transform lives? The AchieveKids 3rd Annual Art Show can show you how even kids with the greatest difficulty in communications can speak with eloquence through their art. Set for Friday, October 24th, at the Decathelon Club in Santa Clara, this annual event has been a great success […]

Frieze Art Fair 2008 Oct 16-19

The sixth Frieze Art Fair is sponsored by Deutsche Bank and takes place in London from 16-19 October 2008. 151 of the world’s most exciting contemporary art galleries, representing 27 countries, will present new work by over 1,000 artists at Frieze Art Fair. 2008 will see 11 galleries exhibiting at Frieze Art […]

Vonnoh Sculpture Exhibition

The Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Connecticut, is presenting the first exhibition devoted to Bessie Potter Vonnoh (1872-1955), the leading sculptor of American womanhood of her time and a pioneer among female artists. On view through January 11, 2009, “Bessie Potter Vonnoh: Sculptor of Women” spotlights a selection of the artist’s […]

Masterpiece Manager Art Gallery Management

DENVER, CO – Masterpiece Solutions, the leader in comprehensive point of sale and business management software for art and antique galleries, artists and other independent retailers, today announced the upgrade of its Masterpiece Manager software and the introduction of its innovative Masterpiece Success Package. The advancements give galleries and artists a state-of-the-art, […]

Exhibition of Fumie Sasabuchi, Galerie Zink Berlin

Fumie Sasabuchi unlocks the repressed visual world and reveals a new concept of beauty. (Bernhart Schwenk, Curator at the Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich) Galerie Zink Berlin will exhibit works by Fumie Sasabuchi (*1975, Tokyo),from 31st October to 20th December. Fumie Sasabuchi originally studied at the Tama Art University, Tokyo until 2002 and […]

Frida Kahlo: Portraits of an Icon

SAN JOSE, CA -The San Jose Museum of Art presents Frida Kahlo: Portraits of an Icon, on view Saturday, October 11, 2008 – Sunday, March 22, 2009. Shedding light on the life and art of Frida Kahlo (1907 – 1954), this exhibition features approximately fifty photographic portraits of the legendary Mexican artist. […]

Richard Avedon at The Grand Rapids Art Museum

The Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM), a new leading cultural destination, presents the work of Richard Avedon in an exclusive exhibition by one of the most important American photographers of the modern era. Richard Avedon: Larger Than Life traces the artist’s dynamic career from the postwar years of the late 1940s in […]

The Claremont Museum of Art presents The Art Gala

The Claremont Museum of Art presents The Art Gala: 2008 on Saturday, November 1, 2008 at the Westin Pasadena. The event, which benefits the Museum’s exhibitions and programs, honors renowned artist and educator James Fuller, and educator, activist and arts patron Dr. John D. Maguire for their leadership in and dedication to […]

Toronto International Art Fair

The Art Gallery of Ontario has acquired Pascal Grandmaison’s en espérant que la lumiere nous sauve 1, 2008, Shirley Wiitasalo’s Orange, 2007, and Spring Hurlbut’s Mary #1, From Deuil, 2006, at this year’s Toronto International Art Fair (TIAF). Acquisition of the works was made possible using proceeds from TIAF’s Opening Night Preview […]