Agnes Gund’s Studio Inspires Future Rembrandts, Koons
Agnes Gund’s Studio Inspires Future Rembrandts, Koons – a nice, short, article about Agnes Gund, philanthropy and art.
Fluid, Evanescent Images – John Singer Sargent Watercolors at the Brooklyn Museum
Fluid, Evanescent Images | John Singer Sargent Watercolors | Brooklyn Museum – a nice little review of the John Singer Sargent show that is on view at the Brooklyn Museum through July 28.
Happy Birthday Albrecht Durer!
Happy 542nd Birthday to the German painter, engraver, print-maker, mathematician and theorists, Albrecht Durer! His woodcut with letterpress text from 1515, The Rhinoceros, sold earlier this year at auction for $866,500!
Girl With Arthrogryposis Learns To Paint
Leeanne is an amazing girl who suffers from a debilitating disease called Arthrogryposis. She has found a way to accomplish many every day tasks, but what I find so unbelievable is how she has found a way to create incredible … More…
Painting of the Day (AVAILABLE – NEW!!) Ben Bauer’s “Subtle at Baileys Harbor”
NEW!! A gorgeous work by Ben Bauer, Subtle at Baileys Harbor.
Happy Birthday Henri Rousseau!
Happy Birthday Henri Rousseau! The impressionist and primitives painter turns 169!! Happy Birthday Henri Rousseau!!
Paddle8 and Artnet
An interesting article on how an online auction house and an online auction data provider may come together to build a greater company. Paddle8 and Artnet.
Painting of the Day (SOLD archives) – William H. Yorke’s “The Duchess of Breyle”
The Duchess of Breyle. Here is a beautiful ship portrait by the 19th century British marine artist William H. Yorke that was painted in 1875. We sold this painting back in 1990.
Philadelphia Museum of Art – The Art of Golf
Philadelphia Museum of Art – The Art of Golf runs through July 7 and is centered around Scottish artist Charles Lees’ The Golfers (painted in 1847). This is the shows last stop of its tour.
Ron Wilson Museum Drawings: Artist And Professor Wows Us With Amazing Sketches
Ron Wilson Museum Drawings: Artist And Professor Wows Us With Amazing Sketches – here is one from the Academic side of the contemporary art world. Ron Wilson, a professor at Case Western Reserve University, is one talented artist — Enjoy!