The Art of Art Insurance: A Practical Guide for Artists, Galleries, and Collectors
Insurance is confusing. Here's how to figure it out.
A Culture Vulture’s Guide to Santa Fe
There’s no one right way to describe Santa Fe. It’s the capital of New Mexico, the oldest state capital in the U.S., and the country’s third-largest art market -- behind New York and Los Angeles. Spanish for Holy Faith, Santa Fe might be better known, though, for its self-proclaimed slogan, the “City Different.” And the destination, which is perched 7,000 above sea level, irrefutably does things differently. It’s certainly historic -- visitors can get a glimpse into its storied past while stopping by several neighborhoods, especially the downtown Plaza area and Railyard District, seeing its museums, tackling its nature trails, and simply by chatting up the friendly locals. It packs in flavor, too -- you may…
How to Calculate the Outside Dimension of a Picture Frame / Frame Destination Inc.
Art and mathematics may seem like odd bedfellows; however, understanding how to properly measure and choose the right size frame display based on the venue separates the art-show-ready professionals from the amateurs If you are submitting art to a gallery or setting up a booth for an art show, one of the most important measurements you should be concerned with is the outside dimensions of your framing package. What Are the Outside Dimensions of a Picture Frame? This is the exterior dimension of the frame moulding, measured from edge to edge of the picture frame. This is often confused with the picture frame size, which typically refers to the outside dimension of what is INSIDE the picture frame. The reason the outside dimensions of a picture frame is so important is because galleries…
A Fresh Look At Rookwood Pottery
When you think Rookwood Pottery, you probably imagine great old fire places, Arts and Crafts-period candlesticks, or those vases you've seen at the Cincinnati Art Museum. And on Antiques Roadshow.But Rookwood Pottery is much morethan all that! We recently
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Jackson Fine Art Gallery
“I believe art, pieces of art, are pieces of understanding that you can’t render in any form other than the physical form in which you make the piece of art.” – Richard Benson . . . Rest In Peace to...
Patrons' Show Fundraiser: Tips for First-Timers
Here are our tips for first-time patrons. (It's impossible to fully describe the experience, but we've done our best.)
How Yayoi Kusama, the ‘Infinity Mirrors’ visionary, channels mental illness into art
The 87-year-old internationally renowned artist is about to have two major retrospectives of her work.
Medicine Man Gallery: Saguaro
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'Socialite Scammer' Anna Delvey Is Now on Trial. The Evidence Suggests That Her Art Schemes Were...
“There’s a little bit of Anna in everyone. Everyone lies a little.” Those were the words of Todd Spodek, the criminal defense attorney who is representing notorious “socialite scammer” Anna Sorokin, aka Anna Delvey, during opening remarks at her trial in downtown Manhattan on March 27. (Delvey’s story went viral last year based on Jessica Pressler’s New York magazine story, “ How Anna Delvey Tricked New York’s Party People. “) Following an extremely detailed—and seemingly damning—one-hour opening presentation of evidence by the assistant district attorney Kaegan Mays-Williams, Spodek kicked off his speech by citing Frank Sinatra’s anthem New York, New York. The idea of “making a brand new start of it” in Old New York, he…