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

OMG Indeed!

Sammy Dalati Art

  The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, Connecticut, recently celebrated the completion of an eight-year renovation overseen by Susan L. Talbott. Photographs by Allen Phillips (2)     The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, Connecticut. The reinstalled European Art galleries in the renovated Morgan Memorial Building combine paintings and sculpture, as well as decorative arts. Phillips photograph.   …

Speaking Through Wood

Sammy Dalati Furniture & Decorative Arts

The Civil War has left its mark on two important pieces of vernacular furniture acquired by the Wadsworth Atheneum Fig. 1. Secretary-bookcase attributed to members of Connecticut’s 16th Infantry, made to honor brothers Wells (1845–1904) and John Bingham (1844 –1862), 1876. Walnut, oak, ebony, poplar, pine, maple, metal, glass, muslin, silk, bone, horn, abalone, and Seth Thomas movement; height 95 1⁄2, …