Openings and Closings: August 26 to September 1

Elizabeth Lanza Exhibitions

See what’s going on in person and online at museums across the US!

Openings & Closings: Exhibitions, Shows, Fairs 1/8/20–1/14/20

Jenamarie Boots Exhibitions

See what’s going on this week in the art and antiques world

The Connoisseur’s Eye: Grueby vases

Editorial Staff Exhibitions

Connoisseurship of the vessels produced by the Grueby Faience Company and the Grueby Pottery has been surprisingly slow to develop over the past forty years, during which time collections, exhibitions, and scholarly publications have featured them as exemplars of the American art pottery movement. As early as 1900 Keramic Studio noted that “no collection would be perfect without a piece …

Stickley in Dallas

Editorial Staff Furniture & Decorative Arts

Gustav Stickley is well-known for his American arts and crafts furniture, characterized by its sturdy and utilitarian appearance. While he promoted the idea of handcrafted furniture, as a businessman, mindful of cost, he took full advantage of the available technology of the time. His emphasis on structure with simple, or better yet, no applied decoration, however, put him in the …