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Young Collector Event
June 15, 2016

Young Collectors bid on $1 baseballs in support of Marcelo Eli and Art Wing Contemporary

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On June 9, a group of Chicago young collectors gathered for an exhibition featuring large-scale works from the Chicago-based artist Marcelo Eli, curated by Claire Molek and hosted by Leslie Hindman Auctioneers and Art Wing Contemporary. The event, Heroes Get Remembered but Legends Never Die, was Marcelo's first solo show and as part of the exhibition, an instructional auction…

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February 22, 2016

Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Belz

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Leslie Hindman Auctioneers is pleased to present property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Belz of Memphis, Tennessee, including jade, scholar’s rocks, furniture, snuff bottles, paintings, textiles and early pottery in the March 21-22 Asian Works of Art auction.  The collection will be offered on March 21 as lots 1-145. Jack A. Belz is…

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February 19, 2016

Chicago’s Artistic Defiance

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This past week, Monster Roster: Existentialist Art in Postwar Chicago opened at the Smart Museum of Art at The University of Chicago. The exhibit is the first major exhibition to examine the history and impact of the Monster Roster, which has been overlooked despite being one of the most important Midwestern contributions to the development of…

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November 9, 2015

Thomas Hart Benton Goes to Hollywood

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Thomas Hart Benton’s association with the movies has been newly highlighted in an exhibition American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood, organized by the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, in collaboration with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, and Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Forth Worth, Texas. The first major exhibition of…

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October 29, 2015

Celebrating Fritz Scholder’s Views of the American West

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Three blocks away from our Denver saleroom, the Denver Art Museum is currently exhibiting Super Indian: Fritz Scholder, 1967-1980,” hailed by The Huffington Post as one of “The 21 Art Exhibitions You’ll be Talking About this Year.” According to an article by the New York Times, the museum has also done much to change the…

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September 9, 2015

St. Louis Art Fair

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The 22nd Annual St. Louis Art Fair is a free, three-day celebration of the visual and performing arts taking place September 11th-13th, 2015. This nationally recognized and award-winning art fair attracts over 130,000 visitors each year from all over the state and country. The Art Fair will be held in Clayton’s Central Business District, which…

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June 22, 2015

The State of the American Art Market

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With purpose and focus, Richard and Carol Levin of Kansas City assembled an outstanding collection of American art of the early to mid-20th century that they curated over the course of 50 years. Ranging from a 1913 illustration of New York street musicians by John Sloan to psychedelic, tongue-in-cheek trompe l’oeil works by Aaron Bohrod,…

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