News: Art Fairs

Russian Art Week Auction Sales Peak at $50mln

Russian Art Week Auction Sales Peak at $50mln

Russian art sales during the the Russian Art Week of 25 Novemebr 2019 brought to the UK auction houses a revenue of almost $50mln. James Butterwick, an established UK art dealer in Russian and Ukrainian avant garde art, thinks the figures... Read More

James Butterwick Auction Highlights Review in Russian Arts and Culture Winter Guide

James Butterwick Auction Highlights Review in Russian Arts and Culture Winter Guide

The Russian Art and Culture winter guide is out in time for the Russian Art Week in London that will start on 22 November 2019. James Butterwick is offering an insightful review of the Russian art on sale at Sotheby’s, Christie’s, Macdougall’s, Bonhams... Read More

Hashtagmaastricht: TEFAF 2018 is great again!

Hashtagmaastricht: TEFAF 2018 is great again!

We were quite taken by the works of Boris Kosarev in the stand of Gallery James Butterwick London. Not only were the paintings and photographs of Boris Kosarev full of color and brightness, they also had interesting shapes and sizes. Read More

Antiques Trade Gazette: Exhibitor Opinion. View From The Floor

Antiques Trade Gazette: Exhibitor Opinion. View From The Floor

"If you're going to the premier art fair, you've got to be selling the real McCoy - I find the vetting quite reassuring, in a way". James Butterwick Read More

AVANT-GARDE LABORATORY. COSMIC KOSAREV & CARNIVAL KHARKOV

AVANT-GARDE LABORATORY. COSMIC KOSAREV & CARNIVAL KHARKOV

James Butterwick progresses to Stand 725 at this year’s TEFAF Maastricht (March 10-18) with a unique ensemble of works by the Ukrainian artist Boris Kosarev (1897-1994). The Kharkov Laboratory 1918-1929 focuses on Kosarev’s early career as a leading light of the Kharkov Avant-Garde, seeking to create ‘a new culture’ in a range of media from pencil and watercolour to collage and photography. Read More

arcade project: TEFAF New York, Spring 2017. By Marc Lambert

arcade project: TEFAF New York, Spring 2017. By Marc Lambert

"The James Butterwick booth was strikingly colorful and vibrant with a theme of “Bitter Harvest” accompanied by a beautiful catalog for the exhibit of Russian and Ukranian Avant-Garde from 1890 to 1934." Read More

Our MasterArt Virtual Tour

Our MasterArt Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of our recent stand at TEFAF NEW YORK Spring art fair. Read More

artcritical: In a Class of its Own: Maastricht on Park Avenue, by David Cohen

artcritical: In a Class of its Own: Maastricht on Park Avenue, by David Cohen

"Fascinating Russian and Ukrainian works from the late Tsarist and early revolutionary period, 1890-1934 (a to-die-for early Kandinsky on incised wood) at James Butterwick" Read More

MasterArt: Highlights from MasterArt members at TEFAF New York Spring 2017

MasterArt: Highlights from MasterArt members at TEFAF New York Spring 2017

As the world's most buoyant art market, New York City provides the ideal context for a TEFAF fair outside Maastricht. The inaugural TEFAF New York Spring fair takes place from May 4 to May 8, 2017 with a focus on art and design from the 20th century through today. Read More

Press-Release: James Butterwick At TEFAF New York, May 2017

Press-Release: James Butterwick At TEFAF New York, May 2017

James Butterwick debuts at TEFAF New York (Stand 89) with an array of colorful yet poignant works from the Russian and Ukrainain Avant-Garde (Park Avenue Armory, May 4-8). Read More

Interior.ru: TEFAF в Нью-Йорке

Interior.ru: TEFAF в Нью-Йорке

Украинский авангард представит лондонский галерист Джеймс Баттервик. Read More

Art&Antiques: In Perspective. TEFAF Preview

Art&Antiques: In Perspective. TEFAF Preview

"James Butterwick of London will mount a special exhibition at his stand, “Advance! The Ukrainian Avant-Garde 1915–34,” showcasing artists such as Boris Kosarev, Maria Sinyakova, Alexander Bogomazov, Anatol Petrytsky, and Alexander Archipenko. Petrytsky’s 1928 costume designs for Puccini’s Turandot are both colorful and mechanical-looking." Read More