Calendar of Exhibitions and Shows 2014
Asiantiques are exhibiting at the Maryland Antique Show from March 1st - 2nd. It will be held at the Sheraton Hotel, Towson, Maryland.
Asia Week New York will be held from March 14th - 22nd, 2014. Participating dealers include the Asian Art Studio, Michael Hughes LLC, Jadestone and Xanadu Gallery.
There is a new Asian Art Fair in New York at the Bohemian National Hall, being held from March 14th - 18th. Participating dealers include Asiantiques.
TEFAF Maastrict will be held at MECC Maastrict, Netherlands from March 14th - 23rd, 2014.
The 9th Asian International Arts Fair (AIAA 2014) will be held at the Kowloon Bay Convention Center in Kowloon, Hong Kong from May 24th - 26th. Participating dealers include Asiantiques and Robert Hall.
Fine Art Asia is held in Hong Kong at the Convention Centre, October 5 - 8th. Robert Hall is exhibiting there.
On April 18th, there is a visit to the Chen Foundation, a private museum in Torrance, CA. organized by Richard Liu in conjunction with the Joint Meeting the following day. Please contact Richard Liu for further details.
The Annual Joint Meeting between Northern and Southern Californian Collectors will be held in Los Angeles on April 19th at the Los Angeles Athletic Club. The two speakers will be Emily Byrne Curtis from New York and Stephen Little from LACMA. There is a dinner in the evening. Contact Richard Liu for further details. All ICSBS members are very welcome.
The Annual General Meeting of the Society will be held the same day in conjunction with the Joint Meeting in Los Angeles.
Bonhams New York will hold its Asia Week auction on March 17th at 10 am. Some highlights will be snuff bottles from the collection of Emmanuel Gran, an architect and major collector of Chinese Art who brought his collection to the U.S. in 1941 after living and collecting in China for 20 years.
Christie's New York will be offering around 70-80 bottles in their Fine Chinese sale, which will take place on March 20-21. There will be around 20 bottles from the Susan Lapidus Collection, around 25 bottles from the Marjorie Dillon Lonsdale Collection, a Florida collector and one of the early members of the ICSBS, and 8 bottles from the Kay Blair Collection, who was collecting in the 1960s.
Eldred's Auction House in Cape Cod, MA will hold an Asian Art auction on May 1st and 2nd. The snuff bottle sales will be on May 1st and again on August 11th. Please note the August date is a week earlier than usual to avoid clashing with the Baltimore Antiques Show.
Gallery Zacke's (Austria) next Asian art auctions are on May 10th and May 17th.
USA: The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be holding an exhibition of its, rarely seen, snuff bottle collection from August 2013 until June 15th, 2014.