Living with antiques: Elective affinities- the Ashcan school in Birmingham, Alabama For Nan and David Skier the appeal of the Ashcan school is both aesthetic and personal By Reagan Upshaw Photography by Sylvia Martin
The small town of Bentonville, Arkansas, home to some 35,301 souls in the most recent census, is about to be transformed beyond recognition. Already it enjoys some
It is an unusually exciting time at the MFA. The new Art of the Americas Wing was inaugurated in November 2010, and with it came many other museum transformations. In addition to the recent opening of the Rabb Gallery dedicated to twentieth-century European painting and sculpture and the Italian Renaissance Gallery highlighting maio
The 1870s and 1880s were some of the most innovative and exciting decades in the history of the American silver industry. Postwar prosperity, the discovery of silver in the American West, and innovations in manufacturing created an ideal environment for the design and fashioning of original objects.