Friday, June 1, 2012

Zaidan Gallery Newsletter

Zaidan Gallery Newsletter
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Dali, Salvador - Cycles of Life Suite of 3 Lithographs 1977, Les Amoureux Suite of 3 Lithographs 1979, Papillons Anciennes (Tarot) Suite of 4 Lithographs 1976,

Max, Peter  - Brown Lady 1990, Flag with Heart Version XXIII #93 2008, New Moon 2006, Peace on Earth 2001, Sage with Umbrella and Cane Version III #2 2002, Umbrella Man (Vertical) 2010,

Miró, Joan - L'Oiseau Destructeur 1969, El marxant de galls 1973, Composition avec etoile 1968, Le prophète encerclé 1965, Tir à l´arc 1972, Grand Palais 1974, Son Abrines I. 1987, Une Femme. 1932, L'Oiseau Fusée. 1952, Sous la grêle 1969, Homenatge à Joan Prats. 1971 Sheet 8, L´escalier de la nuit. 1970,, Miró der Lithograph I. 1972. Sheet 3, Miró. Pintura. 1978, Un camí compartit. 1975. La dame aux damiers. 1969, L'enfance d'Ubu, Sheet 19 1975,


Renoir, Pierre Auguste - Louis Valtat 1908



Riverside, CA - The Riverside Art Museum is displaying “The Art of Humor: Five-Hundred Years of Caricature and Satire” May 25 until Sept. 15. The artwork explores satire and caricature of Daumier, Honoré, Francisco Goya, Toulouse-Lautrec, Dali, Salvador ...

OTTAWA - Van Gogh first day National Gallery of Canada 380 Sussex Dr 25.05.12

VANCOUVER “Collecting Henri Matisse and the Modern Masters” first day Vancouver Art Gallery 750 Hornby St 26.05.12

Houston - Museum of Fine Arts Houston announces June exhibit of Rembrandt, H, van Rijn , Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London. Jun 3, 2012 - Sep 3, 2012

New York - Frieze Art Fair New York 2012 Exhibitor List

LONDON.- Frieze has announced today the details of their tenth London fair that will take place 11–14 October 2012. Participating Galleries (List in formation).

DALLAS — In late May and early June, America’s painter laureate Max, Peter  will present an exhibition of his works at the luxurious Crescent Hotel in the Wisby-Smith gallery in Uptown Dallas.

WASHINGTON — Miró, Joan, the great Spanish painter of dreams and symbols, lived through so many harrowing eras of the 20th century that critics believe his masterpieces surely reflect the tensions of political events in one way or another. National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. — 'Joan Miró: The Ladder of Escape. May 6–August 12, 2012. Los Angeles Times

Port Reading, NJ. - Art Renewal Center to reintroduce the important 19th century female battle artist, Thompson, Elizabeth, AKA Lady Butler. One of the most famous female painters of her time. Today her paintings are in many important English museums and two are in the Royal Collection at Buckingham Palace. Art Renewal Center

Minneapolis, MN. - Rembrandt is coming. Starting June 24, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts will host the largest number of authentic paintings by the Dutch master ever assembled in the United States. June 24, 2012— September 16, 2012 MinnPost

Uppingham, Lincolnshire, UK. - Gallery shows rare Rembrandt works. Featuring 78 etchings by Rembrandt (1606-1669), The Goldmark Gallery in Uppingham is putting on this display – the first of its kind in the Midlands and a unique opportunity to see these prints up close. Northcliffe Media

BOSTON — Fresh off the walls of New York City’s Frick Collection, a small installation of three monumental works by Renoir, Pierre Auguste  (“Dance in the Country”, “Dance in the City” and “Dance at Bougival”) opens Saturday at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. May 19 - Sep 3, 2012. The WBUR Newsroom

Happy Valley, Oregon: Recalling the Later Etchings of Picasso, Pablo Ruiz, Now Showing at J D Smith Fine Art. A new exhibit at J D Smith Fine Art, “Recalling the Later Etchings of Picasso”, allows Picasso enthusiasts to indulge themselves in a selection of original etchings by the 20th Century modern art master. PRWEB

Cleveland - The Cleveland Museum of Art’s current “Rembrandt in America” paintings exhibition (February 19–May 28, 2012) is accompanied by a separate show on Rembrandt prints from the Morgan Library & Museum in New York, (February 19–May 28, 2012) with superb examples of some of the artist’s greatest works on paper. Cleveland Live

Art News

VANCOUVER—Collecting Matisse: Two sisters ahead of their time. “It took a lot of gall – guts – to paint it,” Henri Matisse was known to have said about his once-controversial Fauve-period paintings, “but much more to buy it.” Globe and Mail

Cannes 2012: Samuel Goldwyn Lands Gilles Bourdos' 'Renoir'. Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired U.S. rights to Gilles Bourdos' "Renoir," a love story about painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir, his son, film director Jean Renoir, and the young woman who inspired them both... The Wrap News

40 Books That Every Artist Should Own, Part I - “Visual Thinking” by Rudolf Arnheim, University of California Press; "Camera Lucida" by Roland Barthes, Farrar Straus and Giroux and Hill and Wang (MacMillan); "Ways of Seeing" by John Berger, Viking (Pengiun Group); "Art/Work" by Heather Darcy Bhandari and Jonathan Melber, Simon & Schuster; "The Continental Aesthetics Reader, 2nd Edition" Edited by Clive Cazeaux, Routledge; “Art History: 4th Edition” by Marilyn Stokstad and Michael W. Cothren, Pearson; "Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience" by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Harper Collins; "History of Beauty" and "On Ugliness" by Umberto Eco, Rizzoli New York; "Why Art Cannot Be Taught: A Handbook for Art Students" by James Elkins, University of Illinois Press; "Art and Illusion: A Study in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation" by E.H. Gombrich, Princeton University Press; "Art in Theory: 1900 – 2000: An Anthology of Changing Ideas, 2nd Edition" Edited by Charles Harrison and Dr. Paul J. Wood, Wiley; "Illuminations: Essays and Reflections," Knopf Doubleday, and/or “Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings, Volume 1: 1913-1926,” Belknap Press of Harvard University; “The Pink Glass Swan” by Lucy Lippard, the New Press; "The Art Museum" Edited by Phaidon; "Orientalism" by Edward Said, Penguin; "Anatomy: A Complete Guide for Artists" by Joseph Sheppard, Dover Publications; "Seven Days in the Art World" by Sarah Thornton, W. W. Norton & Company; "The Lives of the Artists" Giorgio Vasari, Oxford University Press; "Seeing is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees: Over Thirty Years of Conversations with Robert Irwin” by Lawrence Weschler, University of California Press; “A Life of Picasso: The Cubist Rebel, 1907-1916” by John Richardson, Random House. ArtInfo

MOUNT SHASTA, CA - Karen Carty has been executing paintings for personal clients in private collections worldwide, select gallery exhibitions, and collections for numerous buildings both public and private through Interior Designers, for 30 years

"Henri Matisse and His Women Before the Window", by Sophie Goodwin, Trinity College

Miró, Joan – "The Ladder of Escape (2012)" A concise documentary on the leading Catalan modern painter Miró, with close-ups of many of his most famous paintings and archival footage of his career. Audiophile Audition

Auction Details

Sotheby's - American Art Auction. New York
17 May, 2012

Chagall, Marc - The Sky (Le Ciel) and Bouquet de nuit to be sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, May 22, 2012  - Christ in the Clock and Berggruen, Marc Chagall, oeuvre grave,... to be sold at Ivey-Selkirk, May 18, 2012 - The Rendezvous and 2 other lots were auctioned at Freeman's, May 12, 2012

Chiparus, Demetre - Figure of a young girl with ivory head to be sold at Ivey-Selkirk, May 18, 2012

Feininger, Lyonel - Fishing Boats to be sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, May 22, 2012  - Das Tor and 3 other lots to be sold at Ketterer Kunst Munich, April 28, 2012

Icart, Louis - Louise to be sold at Ivey-Selkirk, May 18, 2012

Toulouse-Lautrec - Yvette to be sold at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, May 23, 2012

Henri Matisse  - Nu sur chaise de repos sur fond... to be sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, May 22, 2012

Miró, Joan  - - L'aieule Devant La Mer,  L'ASTRE PATAGON, JOAN MIRO GRAPHICS, PHILADELPHIA, and MAVENA were auctioned at Freeman's, May 12, 2012 - Exhibition poster - El marxant de galls and 16 other lots to be sold at Ketterer Kunst Munich, April 28, 2012  View all lots - Los Angeles County Museum of Art to be sold at Ivey-Selkirk, May 18, 2012  - Le permissionnarie to be sold at Phillips de Pury & Company, Upper East Side, April 25, 2012

Picasso, Pablo Ruiz  - Déjeuner sur l'herbe and UNTITLED (A Couple) 1965, QUATRE POISSONS POLYCHROMES 1947, PICADOR (ceramic) 1952, sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, May 22, 2012