Lambertville, NJ - RAGO ACHIEVES YEAR’S TOP PRICE FOR CALDER WORK ON PAPER AT $207,750 IN A $2 MILLION DOLLAR AUCTION
Lambertville, NJ: Rago Arts and Auction Center’s Fine Art auctions on November 15 brought in an impressive $2 million in sales, including the highest price paid in the U.S. in 2014 for a work on paper by Alexander Calder.
“We saw enthusiasm and spirited bidding across the collecting categories, like the Theodoros Stamos in Abstract Expressionism, Adolph Alexander Weinman in American bronzes, Roy Lichtenstein in Pop Art,” said Meredith Hilferty, Director of Fine Art. “Our cover lot got the attention that it deserved, achieving the highest price realized for a Calder work on paper at auction in a year when there were a lot of good examples on the market. I’d like to personally thank all our buyers and consignors, with special thanks to Carla and George Stellweg for entrusting us with their inspiring collection of Latin American and Mexican...
Richton Park, IL - Organic Impressions, a series of abstract photographs by Cedric Hampton will be introduced at the "Give Art" holiday exhibition. Presented by the Tall Grass Arts Association, the show will run from November 21, 2014 through January 10, 2015. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 11am to 4pm.
Grove City, OH - Veteran Public Affairs Chief, Serbennia Davis is remembering her active duty experiences through images taken at Camp Atterbury, IN. Serveral of her pictures are currently exhibited at hometown businesses and organiztions that support veterans. Photographs can be seen at Talita's Mexican Restaurant, 3090 Southwest Blvd, Grove City, OH (Bus. hrs11AM-9:30 PM); Jackson Township Administrative Building, Grove City,OH (Bus.hrs 9AM-5PM) ; and American Legion Paschall Post #164, 3363 McDowell Road, Grove City, OH (call for hours @ 614-875-5106). Gallery showings are during business hours.
San Jose, CA - Three of Regina Taormino's entries have been juried into the prestigeous Fortieth International Miniature Art Show of The Miniature Art Society of Florida. This is the largest juried Miniature Art Exhibition in the world.Fine original works of art in miniature on exhibit at the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Fine Art,600 Klosterman Road,Tarpon Springs,Florida,January 18,2015 to February 15,2015.
North Olmsted, OH - “Montage Works!” Art Show on display at Westlake Porter Library, Westlake, Ohio
by Phillip Ridenour
“Montage Works!” by local artist Margie Ridenour will be the featured art show presented throughout the month of December at Westlake Porter Public Library. The exhibition is a collection of works using different media such as oil, pen & ink and watercolor. Margie, a native of North East Ohio, is an artist that is inspired by the diversity of nature, humans and structures. She now resides in North Olmsted after living along the Atlantic seaboard and in Appalachia. Her work has received numerous awards and some of her photography has been used in promotional literature.
An open reception is scheduled for Saturday, December 6th from 1 to 3pm and the gallery will be open every day that the library is open during business hours. Many of the items on display will be for sale with a 20 percent commission going to support the Library
Toronto, ON - Great news for my art lovers! I am glad to announce that my artworks will be exhibited at the prestigious Barcelona International Art Fair which will take place on 12-13 December 2014 at the spectacular Casa Batlló by Gaudi. BCN Art Fair creates a great opportunity to exhibit the artworks to a huge art loving audience in Spain and abroad. See the List of Exhibitors.