TOKYO – Wish Tree for Tokyo, donated by Yoko Ono to the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, for its permanent collection in 2005, has been planted in the museum’s sculpture garden. Every year in December, Yoko Ono invites the public to come to the museum to write a wish and hang it on Wish Tree for Tokyo.
LOS ANGELES – The last 10 years will probably go down as the decade of Marvel’s domination and Netflix’s ascension. But despite all the tumult and the perpetual rumors of cinema’s supposed demise, good stuff — no, great stuff — kept getting made.
NEW YORK – In 2020, The Morgan Library & Museum will host the first major U.S. museum exhibition exploring the iconoclastic works and personality of the French writer Alfred Jarry (1873–1907). Opening January 24 and running through May 10, “Alfred Jarry: The Carnival of Being” considers the author’s seminal role in the radical upheaval in the arts more than a century ago.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Vibrant paintings and imaginative forms by the most celebrated artists and designers of the 20th century are waiting in the wings for Palm Beach Modern Auctions’ November 9 Modern Art & Design sale. The live gallery auction will be presented in three consecutive sessions: Important Art & Design, followed by Important Prints, and finally a Modern Art & Design session with attractive price points. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
NEW YORK (AP) – From a linen and leather pant to a macrame tweed skirt, Tory Burch looked to one of the most important fashion icons of the 20th century for inspiration at New York Fashion Week: Princess Diana.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present an online auction titled “Rembrandt to Yoshida,” on Sunday, September 8, 2019. Start time is 10:30 a.m. PT (1:30 p.m. ET). The 160-lot selection of artworks, sculptures, decorative arts comprise a timeline of more than two millennia. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers. Read more
GEORGETOWN, Conn. – On Aug. 31, RDMS will host an auction of limited edition fine art featuring, among others, productions from Legends/Starlite Originals Studio™ by renowned fine art sculptors Kitty Cantrell and Christopher Pardell. Start time will be 10:00 a.m. ET, with absentee and Internet live bidding through LiveAuctioneers.
DOUGLASS, Kan. – An antiques, furniture and fine jewelry auction headlined by the James R. and Barbara A. Miller Americana collection of Colorado – 378 lots in all – will be held on Saturday, September 7, by Woody Auction. Start time will be 9:30 am Central time, and absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.