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Bidsquare Auctions Art Experiences to Aid Doctors Without Borders

Chicago, IL: Bidsquare, the online bidding platform for over 35 leading auction houses, announces Bidsquare Cares: a holiday benefit auction of art experiences to aid the Ebola workers of Doctors Without Borders. Bidding opens at bidsquare.com on Black Friday, November 28th at 12:00PM EST, and closes on Monday, December 8th at 12:00PM EST.

Up for grabs are 35 one-of-a-kind art and city experiences from the leading auction houses that created Bidsquare: Brunk Auctions, Cowan’s Auctions, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Pook & Pook, Inc., Rago and Skinner, Inc.… Read More

A Visit to the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia

On a recent blustery, cold, and snow-showery day, my husband and I had a chance to visit the Barnes Foundation in its new location in Philadelphia. Located near the Franklin Institute, the building is just a stone’s throw away from the newly renovated Rodin Museum, and a short walk from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Due to the small size and popularity of the Barnes Foundation, visitors are encouraged to schedule their visit in advance.… Read More

ADA Award of Merit Dinner in Philadelphia

Next week, the American antiques world will shift its attention to Philadelphia, where the annual Philadelphia Antiques Show will be held. A highlight of the show weekend is always the annual Award of Merit Dinner presented by the ADA (Antiques Dealers’ Association of America), which honors a figure from the world of antiques who has had a lifetime of achievement and impact on the field.

The ADA invites you to attend the dinner on Saturday, April 13th in honor of the well-known dealer Peter Tillou.… Read More