A Guide To Wine Collecting
If you're like me, you love a robust Italian red with a hearty meal. Here is an interesting collecting guide to several Northwest Italian varietals, from Christie's.
Exhibition Of Tiffany’s Mosaics
There's a fantastic Tiffany's Mosaics exhibition at the Corning Museum of Glass in central New York State through January 7th. A fantastic article on the exhibit's background and pieces can be found here!
For Sale: Original Dalí Works
Want an original Dalí? A German collector who bought 60,000 ceramic Dalí tiles is selling 20,000. Interesting story! (Click here.)
Ever wonder about your closet's historical origins? Well Sotheby's has! This fascinating blog post reflects on the history of storage, and how we've gotten to the point where it is a necessity! Read more here.
Upcoming Eclipse Day
Happy Eclipse Day! In honor of the event, the Princeton University Art Museum has a fascinating online exhibit, "Transient Effects: The Solar Eclipses and Celestial Landscapes of Howard Russell Butler". It also includes many gorgeous paintings and images from other...
No to the Invasion: Breakdowns and Side Effects” is on view at CCS Bard Galleries at Bard College, in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, through October 29. The exhibition brings together contemporary works (1990 – 2016) that reference “significant histories and conflicts...
Opportunities in Education
The Foundation for Appraisal Education (FAE) will hold their sixth annual Educational Seminar on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 22 and 23, at the Dallas Auction Gallery. Like last year, the International Society of Appraisers (ISA) will provide 15 professional development...
Chihuly @ NYBG
The New York Botanical Garden in The Bronx is currently presenting a Dale Chihuly garden exhibit, through October 29. The show exhibits more than 20 installations and includes drawings and early works that reveal the evolution and development of Chihuly’s artistic...
House Style: Traditions & Transgressions
Courtesy of the Sotheby’s Museum Network, a fascinating look at House Style, a current exhibition exploring centuries of fashion at Chatsworth at Derbyshire in central England. Running through late October, the show brings to life history through clothing, jewelry,...
This Weekend’s Events
If you'll find yourself in Maine this weekend... The 2017 Maine Antiques Festival Show is taking place at the Union Fair Grounds, northwest of Portland, this Saturday and Sunday (Aug. 5-6). This is a rain or shine event with something for everyone. You’ll be able to...