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The Sale of the Century: The Rockefeller Estate

Five Monet paintings, a Picasso once owned by Gertrude Stein, and a 256 Sèvres porcelain service taken by Napoleon on exile with him to the island of Elba comprise just a small part of the collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller. These pieces along with over a thousand others will be auctioned off next month

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French to Modern Impressionism

Impressionism is a major style or movement in art originating from 19th century France. This style is not made to focus on an accurate depiction of the scene, but rather is more concerned with capturing the visual impression of the moment. This is achieved by a variety of brush strokes, some short and thick and

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Baltimore Magazine’s April Cover by Peter Max

What has Peter Max been up to these days? Peter Max recently designed a cover for the April edition of Baltimore magazine in conjunction with his new exhibition at a city art gallery. Using his signature bright and cosmic style, Max captured several city landmarks. The USS Constellation warship figures prominently in the harbor while the city’s famous Domino

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Picasso: The Influence of The Masters Life on His Craft

Undoubtedly one of the most well-known artists of all time, Pablo Picasso’s life had quite the influence on his art from beginning to end. It is believed he began to draw before he could even speak. His earliest surviving works date back to 1890 when the artist would have been just nine years old. Over

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Duaiv: Technique and Passion

The lustrous paintings of the artist Duaiv whisk viewers into a world of color and beauty. Duaiv is an internationally acclaimed artist who has been painting for over fifty years. Baterbys is highlighting the work of this accomplished artist in its new exhibit, Modernist Impressionists,  which is on view now until June 20th.        

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William Vincent Kirkpatrick: Modern Impressionist

Beginning next month, Baterbys Art Gallery will honor the life and work of American artist William Vincent Kirkpatrick by hosting an exhibit featuring his art. Visitors will be dazzled by the artist’s paintings which include serene landscapes, dynamic portraits, and fine still life images.       Kirkpatrick was born in St Augustine in 1939

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By Design: Artworks for Every Style

With over 1.7 million works of art in the most expansive selection in Central Florida, Baterbys Art Gallery has an artwork to suit every style and taste. Whether you are a homeowner trying to liven up your space, or an interior designer looking to rework an entire room, Baterbys will provide you with the knowledge

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Peter Max Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Arthur Ashe Stadium

Peter Max, world-renowned master of color and expression, has created theme art for the 2017 US Open, which celebrates the 20th anniversary of Arthur Ashe Stadium. The painting, executed in Max’s signature splashes of color, depicts two crossed tennis rackets above the stadium, referencing the fierce battle between players for victory in the Open. Max

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Mouly: The Print Maker

Marcel Mouly has shown his mastery in painting by creating compositions involving a dynamic use of light and color. However, he also became a master at print making, specifically in lithography. He set out on this creative endeavor when he was in Morocco, and started creating prints in the 1960s.  He worked in a studio

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