DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason

Mar. 12, 2007
The much gossiped-about face-off between art dealers and auction houses at this year’s European Fine Art Fair in Maastricht, which opened with a glorious vernissage on Mar. 8, turned out to be a non-event. In fact, art dealers on hand paid scant heed to the presence of their archrivals.
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Decorative Arts Diary Archives
Mar. 13, 2007
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
Dutch Masters: The European Fine Art Fair, at a mere 20 years old.
Jan. 19, 2007
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
A pumped-up Americana market at the Winter Antiques Show and more.
Dec. 21, 2006
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
Last minute shopping for 2006, and looking ahead to 2007.
Nov. 21, 2006
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
Selling fast at "Modernism" in New York, now the nation’s pre-eminent design show.
Oct. 10, 2006
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Chippendale
The International Art + Design Fair, 1900-2006 in New York, plus a note on Cher’s auction.
Sept. 22, 2006
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
Lavish, Marie Antoinette-like consumerism at the Biennale des Antiquaires.
Sept. 13, 2006
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
England’s legendary Attingham Summer School is "boot camp for curators."
June 7, 2006
CRAFT ON THE DARK SIDE
by Chippendale
The art-market boom extends to functional art at SOFA New York 2006.
May 19, 2006
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
The Paris market shifts from the 18th century to the 20th.
Mar. 22, 2006
OLD MASTERS, NEW EDGE
by Brook Mason
Bigger, better, more important at TEFAF Maastricht 2006.
Nov. 1, 2005
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
Glitter and gilt in the Safra sale at Sotheby’s.
Oct. 20, 2004
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
Antique mirrors dazzle at Ingrao.
Sept. 22, 2004
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
The new haute glam of Paris’s 22nd Biennale des Antiquaires.
June 17, 2004
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
The Grandest of Them All: Grosvenor House Art & Antiques Fair.
June 14, 2004
DECORATIVE ARTS DIARY
by Brook S. Mason
The Grandest of Them All: Grosvenor House Art & Antiques Fair.