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'Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade and Exchange' opens at the British Museum

4 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Objects connected to the long history of trade in the Indian Ocean can be found throughout the British Museum. The new exhibition, ?Connecting continents: Indian Ocean trade and exchange?, is the first time a selection of these haveShow More Summary

'Stuart Little' helps lost Hungarian painting come home after nine decades

4 hours agoArts : Artdaily

A long-lost avant-garde painting has returned home to Hungary after nine decades thanks to a sharp-eyed art historian who spotted it being used as a prop in the Hollywood film "Stuart Little". In 2009 Gergely Barki, a researcher at Hungary's...Show More Summary

Sale at Hotel des Ventes in Geneva opens another page on the history of Imperial Russia

4 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Now a tradition in December, Geneva?s Hotel des Ventes opens another page on the history of Imperial Russia. This year, the Russian works of art will attest to the great history of master craftsmanship that Imperial Russia afforded (Bolin,...Show More Summary

A rare and important Yongzheng vase fetches HK$ 76,280,000 at Bonhams Hong Kong

4 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Bonhams' auction of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art in Hong Kong achieved spectacular results, with more than 90 percent sold by value, on 27 November 2014. The sale was led by the extraordinarily rare blue and white garlic-mouth...Show More Summary

Important Judaica to be offered at Sotheby's New York on 4 December 2014

4 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Sotheby?s annual auction of Important Judaica on 4 December 2014 features an outstanding array of Hebrew books and manuscripts, important paintings, and ritual silver and metalwork. The sale is headlined by over 80 rare books and manuscripts from a Distinguished Collection, which together chronicle more than five centuries of Jewish culture. Show More Summary

Tale of the Tattered Tire

It's circa 1922 somewhere in San Francisco, and this aging Chalmers touring car needs a new shoe. Since we're at the Chalmers-Maxwell dealer, why not take a look at the new models? 5x7 glass negative by Christopher Helin. View full size.

Exhibition at Tate Modern brings together photographers who have looked back at moments of conflict

4 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Conflict, Time, Photography brings together photographers who have looked back at moments of conflict, from the seconds after a bomb is detonated to 100 years after a war has ended. Staged to coincide with the centenary of the FirstShow More Summary

Christie's to offer an important private collection of French 18th century furniture and old master paintings

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Christie?s will present a superb collection of French paintings and decorative arts in Un Moment de Perfection: An Important Private Collection of French 18th Century Furniture and Old Master Paintings on 3 December 2014. Formed by an...Show More Summary

Thirty gouaches inspired by India and hand-painted by Howard Hodgkin on view Gagosian London

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Gagosian London presents Indian Waves by Howard Hodgkin, some thirty gouaches inspired by India and hand-painted by Hodgkin in England between 1990 and 1991. These strongly evocative impressions of the exotic horizon so beloved by Hodgkin were forgotten for more than twenty years. Show More Summary

Exhibition at Ben Brown Fine Arts unveils fifteen new, large-scale works by British artist Tony Bevan

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

This winter Ben Brown Fine Arts presents Trees and Archives, an exhibition unveiling fifteen new, large-scale works by British artist Tony Bevan. Bevan?s distinctive graphic style and continued exploration of figurative and abstract representation have made him one of the UK?s leading contemporary painters. Show More Summary

Exhibition of works by Moscow-based artist Olga Chernysheva opens at Pace London

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Pace London presents an exhibition of works by Moscow-based artist Olga Chernysheva. The exhibition is on view from 26 November 2014 to 17 January 2015 at 6?10 Lexington Street. The first presentation of Chernysheva?s work at Pace, this...Show More Summary

Christie's to offer firearms from the royal household of the late King Alfonso XIII of Spain

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Christie?s announces the December sale of Sporting & Military Firearms, which will be held at South Kensington on 15 December 2014. The sale presents two important collections: the first the Giovanni Gilardi collection, alongside a collection of firearms belonging to the late the King Alfonso XIII of Spain. Show More Summary

Rare and exceptional piece of Imperial cloisonné offered at Roseberys London Asian Art Auction

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Roseberys 9-10 December sale of Fine Art will showcase some of the most exceptional pieces of Asian Art ever to be offered for sale by the auction house, and will include what is believed to be an excessively rare 18th century Imperial cloisonné enamel hat box. Show More Summary

Hong Kong Art Gallery Week 2014 showcases Hong Kong's fast-growing gallery scene

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The Hong Kong Art Gallery Association opend the second edition of Hong Kong Art Gallery Week with a city-wide public programme of events, talks, tours and exhibitions presented by about 50 member galleries. Building on the success of...Show More Summary

Inaugural Singapore Art Fair opened today

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Today, for the first time, Singapore hosts 59 galleries from 22 countries featuring more than 230 artists from the Middle East, North Africa, South and Southeast Asia (ME.NA.SA) regions at the Singapore Art Fair. It is the first in Asia to feature modern and contemporary art from the ME.NA.SA region. Show More Summary

Plasticine works, wallpaper murals and a sculpture by Henry Hudson on view at TJ Boulting

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Henry Hudson?s third solo show with TJ Boulting, Pellegrino, presents plasticine works, wallpaper murals and a sculpture all conceived during a seven week residency at Villa Elia in the south of Italy, Puglia. Pellegrino, which translates as ?pilgrim? in Italian, is titled as such as a result of Hudson?s journey from London to the villa. Show More Summary

DOM: Gazelli Art House in London opens a group show

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Gazelli Art House presents a group show featuring works by Aaron Koblin and Ben Tricklebank, Charlotte Colbert, Do Ho Suh and Elena Rendina. DOM will include long exposure photography by Aaron Koblin & Ben Tricklebank, Charlotte Colbert?s...Show More Summary

Exhibition at South London Gallery presents works by eleven artists

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Tomorrow: London celebrates the range and inventiveness of creative practice in London today through a presentation of works by eleven artists who live and work in the capital, selected by Hikari Yokoyama, a founding member of online auction house Paddle8. Show More Summary

Street Dailies: iPhone photographs by Amy Touchette opens at Max Fish Bar and Art Gallery

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

Throughout her career, photographic artist Amy Touchette has explored themes of social connectedness, making photographs of people within their social groups and communities. A documentarian and a street photographer, Touchette has utilized photography?s power to create authentic portraits of those who interest her. Show More Summary

Clars November Sale sets new fine art record and experiences global demand

5 hours agoArts : Artdaily

The exceptional results realized at Clars? November 15, 16 and 17, 2014 Fine Art, Decoratives, Jewelry and Asian Art sale evidenced once again, the global market demand for investment level art and antiques. The three-day sale generated $2.5+ million making it Clars? largest November sale in their history and fourth largest sale overall. Show More Summary

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