The Magazine Antiques - Most Recent Current & Coming Posts The most recent posts for in Current & Coming. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:03:14 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 About books <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Recent noteworthy publications&nbsp;that are&nbsp;a pleasure to read and a delight to behold</span></p> Barrymore Laurence Scherer Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Two military portraits: El Greco and Pulzone <p>An artistic duel between two masters at the Frick&nbsp;</p> Rose Birnbaum Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Farther afield: Highclere Castle: The real Downton Abbey <p>The staggering luxury of <em>Downton Abbey</em>'s turreted house and lush grounds have mesmerized audiences as much as any of the adventures of the Crawley family and their staff</p> Carolin C. Young Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Smelling the flowers: A closer look at permanent collections <p>Castiglione and Le Brun: Two additions to the Old Masters collection at the Met</p> James Gardner Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Current and coming: Books at the Morgan <p>The treasures of Carter Burden's library are currently on display in <em>Gatsby to Garp: Modern Masterpieces from the Carter Burden Collection</em> at the&nbsp;Morgan Library and Museum<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves ></w> <w:TrackFormatting ></w> <w:PunctuationKerning ></w> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas ></w> <w:SaveIfXMLInvalid>false</w:SaveIfXMLInvalid> <w:IgnoreMixedContent>false</w:IgnoreMixedContent> <w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText>false</w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText> <w:DoNotPromoteQF ></w> <w:LidThemeOther>EN-US</w:LidThemeOther> <w:LidThemeAsian>X-NONE</w:LidThemeAsian> <w:LidThemeComplexScript>X-NONE</w:LidThemeComplexScript> <w:Compatibility> <w:BreakWrappedTables ></w> <w:SnapToGridInCell ></w> <w:WrapTextWithPunct ></w> >< ><--></p> James Gardner Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Farther afield: Philosophy in the museum <p><span style="color: #333333;">In a refreshing new twist on how to bring new life to long-revered art and objects both the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen in Dresden and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam have invited philosophers to play the role of curator</span></p> Carolin C. Young Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 End notes: Summer of art <p>Do you remember the game License Plates, when vacation travel meant keeping your eyes peeled for car tags from as many states as possible? Well, this summer you can play Art Everywhere, looking for masterpieces of American art scattered across the American landscape</p> <p><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves ></w> <w:TrackFormatting ></w> <w:PunctuationKerning ></w> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas ></w> <w:SaveIfXMLInvalid>false</w:SaveIfXMLInvalid> <w:IgnoreMixedContent>false</w:IgnoreMixedContent> <w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText>false</w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText> <w:DoNotPromoteQF ></w> <w:LidThemeOther>EN-US</w:LidThemeOther> <w:LidThemeAsian>X-NONE</w:LidThemeAsian> <w:LidThemeComplexScript>X-NONE</w:LidThemeComplexScript> <w:Compatibility> <w:BreakWrappedTables ></w> <w:SnapToGridInCell ></w> <w:WrapTextWithPunct ></w> <w:UseAsianBreakRules ></w> <w:DontGrowAutofit ></w> <w:SplitPgBreakAndParaMark ></w> <w:DontVertAlignCellWithSp ></w> <w:DontBre Eleanor H. Gustafson Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Events: Exhibitions, symposiums, and lectures <p>Openings, closings, and happenings through August</p> Katy Kiick Thu, 03 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 The PRB at the MMA <p><span><em>The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy: British Art and Design </em>is now open at the Metropolitan Museum of Art</span></p> Cynthia Drayton Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 No Growing Pains at the Frick Collection <p>If ever a museum were justified in expanding, it is the Frick, especially in expanding exactly as they intend to do&nbsp;</p> James Gardner Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Then and Now: A museum’s museum <p>The American Museum of Natural History releases a trove of over 7,000 photographs, many never before seen by the public</p> James Gardner Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Meet the Altamiras at the Met <p>Four of Goya's portraits of the Altamiras family are assembled in one place for the first time in a century and a half&nbsp;</p> James Gardner Thu, 22 May 2014 14:51:00 +0100 Object of devotion at MOBiA <p>On loan from the Victoria and Albert Museum, a selection of alabaster carvings from some very talented artists, most of them anonymous</p> James Gardner Tue, 20 May 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Chrysler Museum reopens <p>In its new spaces and reconfigured galleries the&nbsp;museum&nbsp;presents a fresh look at its collections, with its&nbsp;longstanding&nbsp;&nbsp;strengths in glass and European and American paint&shy;ing and sculpture as well as newer areas, such as &nbsp;contemporary art.</p> ANTIQUES Staff Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Current and coming: Charles James at the Met <p>Presenting seventy-five of the master's designs, all instantly recog&shy;nizable for their dramatic joining of romantic line to a subtle but nonetheless rigid military structure&nbsp;</p> ANTIQUES Staff Tue, 06 May 2014 00:00:00 +0100 ADA Award profile: Brock Jobe <p>The Pied Piper of New England furniture studies</p> Jane C. Nylander Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0100 The Hudson River School at Questroyal Fine Art <p>Nearly seventy-five works are now on view in a substantial exhibition,<em>Through Eagles' Eyes: Paintings of the Hudson River School</em>, &nbsp;that would do credit to many a mid-sized American museum&nbsp;</p> James Gardner Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Rx for a late spring <p>The Antique Garden Furniture Fair at the New York botanical Garden opens Friday, April 25</p> ANTIQUES Staff Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Museum and Garden openings around the country <p>From the Adirondack Museum and the Asticou Azalea Garden to the Whaling Museum in Nantucket and Winslow Homer's studio</p> Cynthia Drayton Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0100 Current and coming: A Philadelphia sampler <p>Those in town for the Philadelphia Antiques Show, a magnet for collectors nationally, are urged to sample all that this historic city and its environs have to offer</p> ANTIQUES Staff Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0100