Monday, August 16, 2010

Zaidan Art Gallery Blog for Collectors

Zaidan Art Gallery Blog for Collectors
Welcome to our weekly art collector Blog!
Week of August 15. 2010
Summer Art Sales from The New York Observer on Vimeo.
A Summer of Auction Stars: The Art World Sniffs, Hopefully, a Recovery
Artists: Ansel Adams, Jules de Balincourt, Gustav Klimt, Henri Matisse, Amedeo Modigliani, Edvard Munch, Chris Ofili, Pablo Picasso
Venues: Christie's Hong Kong, Christie's King Street, Christie's New York, Christie's Paris, Sotheby's Hong Kong, Sotheby's London, Sotheby's New York
Salvador Dalí's home town to be recreated in China. Developer to build imitation version.
Artist Anish Kapoor has criticized proposed government cuts to arts funding, calling them "short-sighted". BBC 08/03/10
Does great art make you ill? Scientists are to monitor the vital signs of tourists in Florence after they see works of art – to test if Stendhal syndrome exists. The Guardian (UK)
US Pledges To Make Artist Visas Easier To Get - Washington Post 08/04/10
Lucien Pissarro, Landscape through Trees, Tilty Wood, Sold for 55,000 NZD, International Art Centre, Jul 28, 2010
UK Clampdown On Art Imports Riles Dealers - The Art Newspaper
Getty Research Institute's Thomas Gaehtgens makes his mark. The director of the Getty's scholarly arm has quietly gained acclaim for shepherding the institute through cost-cutting measures and boosting its research capabilities. Los Angeles Times
Rome's Graffiti Pits Artists Against Clean-Up Crews. ROME—On a recent afternoon, a group of American diplomats gathered on Rome's cobblestones with buckets and rollers, spreading peach-colored paint across the weather-beaten façade of a medieval storefront. Their mission: To cover up the swirls of graffiti lining one of Rome's oldest neighborhoods. Wall Street Journal
Rediscovering the Women of the Hudson River School - Smithsonian
Christie’s Sales Surge by 46% After Demand Recovers From Slump Bloomberg / August 2010
Results for the "Prints & Multiples Sale 2333" of Christie's New York are now listed below under "Auction Results". I have only included our artists' works.
Christie's New Auctions List through October is now listed below under "Upcoming Auctions".
New auction listing below for "Tejan's" MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ART - DESIGN, SALE 9541, Jul 27 2010 7:00 PM, Monaco
Hungary Sued for $100M Worth of Art Looted by Nazis - New York Times 07/28/10
Ansel Adams Negatives Bought at Garage Sale - Are They Authentic? - Los Angeles Times 07/28/10
PARIS — The most novel show of the year is now on view at the Louvre. “Routes d’Arabie” (Roads of Arabia) sets off the viewer’s mind dreaming like none other...Forget about Arabia as a land without figural representation. It was already there in the fourth millennium B.C. In a small village near Ha’il, three sandstone steles were dug up within the last four decades.
Upcoming Exhibitions that include our artists:
Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall
June 26 through Oct. 3
Polk Museum of Art
Lakeland, Florida, USA
Honoré Daumier
Sep 01, 2010 - Jan 02, 2011
"Water" Voorhees Special Exhibition Galleries
New Brunswick/Canada
Honoré Daumier
Feb 13, 2010 - Aug 15, 2010
Caricature, Satire, and Comedy of Manners: Works on Paper from the 18th through 20th Centuries
USA / Pittsburgh/USA
Honoré Daumier,
Pablo Picasso
2 Sep 2010
12 Dec 2010
Art Museum, Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA, USA
Honoré Daumier
Aug 27, 2010 - Nov 17, 2010
Master Impressions.
The University of Arizona Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ, USA
Honoré Daumier
Aug 18, 2010 - Oct 3, 2010
Harnett Print Study Center, University of Richmond Museums,
Richmond, VA, USA
Joan Miró
Aug 5, 2010 - Aug 28, 2010
Group Show: Master Prints
USA / Portland
Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso
Sep 2, 2010
Modern and Contemporary Prints at Augen Gallery,
NW Davis, Portland, OR,
Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso
Sep 3rd, 2010 - Nov 21st, 2010
WOMAN AS MUSE, 1900-1950
Athens, Greece
Joan Miró, Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso
September 8, 2010
In Your Dreams: 500 Years of Imaginary Prints at The Detroit Institute of Arts,
Detroit, MI, USA ,
John Fox
Sep 11, 2010 - Sep 25th, 2010
John Fox Retrospective Exhibition (Galerie Walter Klinkhoff)
Henri Matisse
Sep 13, 2010 - Sep 26, 2010
Out of the Dark-Original works of art that have been housed in private collections or hidden from view in storerooms in galleries
Grimsby, United Kingdom
Pablo Picasso
Sep 8, 2010 - Oct 16, 2010
David Bailey: Sculpture & Photography
London, UK
Henri Matisse, Joan Miró, Pablo Picasso
Sep 25, 2010
Gray Collection: Seven Centuries of Art
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Pablo Picasso
Sep 25, 2010 - Dec 12, 2010
Treasures from Budapest: European Masterpieces from Leonardo to Schiele
London, UK
Rembrandt -
Oct 1, 2010
Past, Present and Future at Hunterian Art Gallery, University of Glasgow
Glasgow, UK
Salvador Dalí,
October 2, 2010
American Moderns on Paper: Masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
Hartford, CT, USA
Pablo Picasso
October 9, 2010 - 31 January 2011
Peggy Guggenheim: A Collection in Venice
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Perth, Australia
Upcoming Expositions in Montreal, Toronto
Robert Marchessault
JUL 31, AUG 11 2010
Montreal, QC. Canada
FSSB 2010.
August 11, 2010
Galerie Simon Blais
Montreal, QC. Canada
Reality Check: Karin Bubas, Douglas Coupland, Graham Gillmore and Derek Liddington.
Aug 11, 2010 - Sep 19, 2010
Clark & Faria,
Toronto, ON, Canada
AUGUST 14 - 25, 2010
Montreal, QC. Canada
Amel Chamandy
"Scene Scape, Through the Artist's Eyes"
7 mai au
18 septembre 2010.
Galerie NuEdge Fine Arts International
Montreal, QC. Canada
Special Exhibition & Sale of Important Canadian Art will be posted online
August 13, 2010
Galerie Walter Klinkhoff
Montreal, QC. Canada
Auction Results
June, 2010, July, 2010

Upcoming Auctions that include our artists:
(After July, for brevity, we have only listed the auction highlights, while attaching the details of the art available with separate links)

Aug 15, 2010
Benjamin Brown
25 x 30 in
Oil on canvas
Artwork is signed

Aug 17, 2010
California and Western Paintings & Sculpture
at Bonhams & Butterfields, Los Angeles
Estimate US$3,500 to US$4,500
Palm Beach Estate Auction. Bill Hood and Sons Art & Antique Auctions,
Event Details

Aug.18 2010
Lewis & Maese Fine Art & Antiques, Lewis & Maese Aug.18th Fine Art & Antiques
Event Details

Christies'- The Joe Grimberg Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles [N08702]
--> New York
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Chesney's [L10311]
--> London
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Christies'- Modern and Contemporary Prints [L10161]
--> London
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Sep 18th, & Sep 19th, 2010, starting at 8:00am PDT
Prints, Paintings, Mexican Folk Art, Ashe Auctioneers, Inc.Email:
Event Details

22 Sep 10 - 23 Sep 10
Christies'- Important Mobilier, Sculptures et Objets d'art Provenant de l'ancienne collection de Madame Antenor Patino [PF1037]
--> Paris
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Christies'- Contemporary Art [N08662]
--> New York
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Christies'- American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture. New York
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Christies'- The Scottish Sale London
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Christies'- Americana New York
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Christies'- Islamic Works of Art London
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Christies'- Impressionist & Modern Art, Including Russian and Latin American Art New York
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Christies'- Contemporary Art Evening Sale [L10024]
--> London
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Christies'- Contemporary Art Day Sale [L10025]
--> London
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Christies'- 20th Century Italian Art [L10624]
--> London
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Christies'- Important Old Master Paintings, Chinese Works of Art, Furniture and Silver from a Milanese Private Collection Milan
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Christies'- 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver & Works of Art [N08672]
--> New York
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Christies'- Watches [N08671]
--> New York
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Christies'- Old Master and Early British Paintings [L10035]
--> London
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29 Oct 10 - 30 Oct 10
Christies'- Prints [N08674] New York
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Christies'- Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale [N08675]
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