What happened to the Forbes Galleries?

The Forbes Gallery which was located on Fifth Avenue between 12th and 13th St. in Greenwich Village went dark in November 2014. Then Forbes sold the building to NYU. I want to know: what happened to the art in the galleries?

Exterior of building Now closed, the Forbes Galleries on 5th Avenue were on the ground floor of the Forbes Magazine building

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February 2nd, 2017|Normandie|

New Normandie Panels for auction March 2017

Check back soon because I expect to have higher quality photographs for this.

I have been so excited to receive so many emails about the Normandie Panels by Jean Dupas which many of you can see I have become slightly obsessed with.

This one came from Robert H. of Peekskill, NY  I believe these are a part of his personal collection which include 5 that are framed and 4 more that are not.

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January 7th, 2017|Normandie|

SS Normandie Mural Panels in Houston

WOW!! I’m excited to share these beautiful photos from the website of Schindler Metalworks: Installation of SS Normandie Verre Églomisé Collection. It features a custom installation of twelve panels in Houston, Texas.

Thanks to reader Richard A. for alerting me to these. Do you have pictures or know whereabouts of additional Normandia panels? Email me!

Normandie Panels in a private collection Installation in Houston, TX from a private collection

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March 25th, 2016|Normandie|