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Auction: Modern, Folk & Self-Taught Art, Sun. June 21

Auction | Modern, Folk & Self-Taught Art
Live Salesroom Auction: Sunday, June 21, 2015, 10am est
Exhibition: June 19-20, 11am-5pm
450+ Lots
Highlights include a large collection (47 lots) of original drawings, works on paper, and notebooks by Charles Burchfield (estate of Alexander Raydon, NY); a rare set of The New Republic Portfolio (1924) with etchings by Edward Hopper, John Sloan and others; estate collections of antique Japanese prints (22 lots) and Marc Chagall lithographs and signed posters (25 lots); and a large collection (159 lots) of modern and contemporary art to be sold to benefit the non-profit organization, Art for Healing NYC., including original works by Simon Tjakamarra, Judi Werthein, Terence La Noue and Denise G. Green. Also: original works by Clementine Hunter, Sterling Strauser, Purvis Young, James A.M. Whistler, Twins Seven-Seven, Reynolds Beal, Erwin J. Neusch, William Dawson, Mose Tolliver, Walter Joseph Phillips,  Bror Julius Olsson Nordfeldt, Vojislav Jakic, Bill Jensen, Javier Mayoral, Jim Bloom, Kassem Amoudi, Eyvind Earle, Allan D’Arcangelo, Arman, Kate Adams, Joseph Solman, Carol Summers, Albert B. Serwazi, Mara McAfee, Dorothy Strauser, Kim Weston, David Tinsley, Lamont Alfred “Old Ironsides” Pry, Georgiana Orr.

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Absentee Bid Form (PDF) […]

June 8th, 2015|Auctions|

Auction: Oriental Rugs From American Estates, June 14

Oriental Rugs from American Estates
Live Salesroom Auction: Sunday, June 14, 2015, 10am est
Exhibition: June 12-13, 11am-5pm

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Absentee Bid Form (PDF) | Telephone Bid Form (PDF) | Terms and Conditions (PDF)

June 1st, 2015|Auctions|

Baba Olga’s Father’s Day Buffet, Sunday, June 21

Baba Olga’s Café Presents Aliza Green’s Father’s Day Buffet!
June 21, 2015, Noon-3pm BYOB
BYOB: Mellow this Father’s Day with Bloody Marys and Mimosas.
We supply the mixers, you supply the liquors.

Bread Pudding French Toast with Warm Caramel Sauce (vegetarian)
Red Pepper, Corn, Zucchini & Scallion Frittata with Vermont Sharp Cheddar
Crisp North Country Bacon
Greek Braised Lamb Kapama: Tomato, Cinnamon, Green Beans & Local New Gold Potatoes
Sardinian Fregola Pasta: Caramelized Fennel, Brown Butter & Parmigiano
Sicilian Eggplant Caponata with Jail Island Salmon
Black Bean Empanadas: Smoked Chorizo, Spicy Tasso Ham, and Monterey Jack Cheese
Cremini & Porcini Mushroom-Filled Fillo Turnovers
Torta Rustica: Soppressata Sausage, Local Broccoli, Ricotta, Sun-Dried Tomatoes & Basil
Moroccan Carrot & Celery Root Salad with Chermoula Dressing
Shepherd’s Salad: cucumber, tomato, peppers, scallions, herbs, Bulgarian feta, pomegranate dressing

Individual Vanilla Bean Cheesecakes with Raspberry Compote
Turkish Candied Carrot & Toasted Hazelnut Fillo Pastries
Seasonal Fruit Macedonia with Spearmint

Orange Juice
Olga’s Bloody Mary Mix
Jamaican Hibiscus Blossom & Spearmint Iced Tea
Small World Brewed Coffee/Assorted Tazo Teas

$40.00 per person, half-price for children 12 and under, BYOB
Please note that a 15% gratuity will be added to the check for parties of 6 or more
www.materialculture.com for reservations

Please Make Your Reservation for Father’s Day, Sunday, June 21, 2015

May 28th, 2015|Café|

PIG OUT SALE! More Than A Sale, A Summer-Long Cultural Event!

From Ancient Valleys To Modern Vistas,
From Our House To Yours, The Material Culture
SUMMER PIG OUT SALE
Is Filled Floor To Ceiling & Wall To Wall
With A Constantly Changing Landscape
Of Beautiful, One-Of-A-Kind Screaming Bargains
Recently Sourced and Collected In The Field!
Experience The Rattle & Roll, The Wave Upon Wave
Of 40-Foot Containers Arriving
On A Weekly Basis–All Summer Long.
What You See Today Is Almost Guaranteed
To Be Gone Tomorrow, So Keep Coming Back,
This Is More Than A Sale,
It’s A Summer-Long Cultural Event!
Let’s Make Room: Antiques, Home Furnishings, Garden, Asian Arts, Modern Design, Oriental Rugs, Architectural Elements, Accessories, Jewelry, Clothing, Folk Art, Fine Art, Outsider Art, Ceramics, Textiles, Tribal & Ethnographic Arts, Lighting, Collectibles, Copper Tables, Carved Stone, Ancient Art & Antiquities

May 26th, 2015|Retail Store, Store News|

Auction Weekend 2: Masters of the Eclectic! May 31

May Estates, Weekend 2
Masters Of The Eclectic!
588 Estate Lots, Including Art, Mid Century Modern, Americana, Asian Arts, Antiques, Decorative Arts, Oriental Rugs, Advertising, Collectibles, Ethnographic Arts
Live Salesroom Auction: Sunday, May 31, 2015, 10am est
Exhibition: May 29-30, 11am-5pm

Browse the Auction Catalog and Bid Live on LiveAuctioneers.com
Absentee Bid Form (PDF) | Telephone Bid Form (PDF) | Terms and Conditions (PDF)

May 19th, 2015|Auctions|

Sterling Strauser’s Pocono Mountains

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May 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|

3 Great Reasons to be at Material Culture this Weekend!!!

WE INVITE THE PUBLIC TO JOIN US THIS WEEKEND
On Saturday and Sunday, May 2-3, 11am – 5pm
For the  Creation of a Sand Mandala of the Medicine Buddha
By the Tibetan Monks of the Drepung Gomang Monastery, India, for the Healing of the World & Specifically Earthquake-Ravaged Nepal
Please Note: Material Culture will Donate a Portion of all Sales this Weekend to Relief Efforts in Nepal!
Free, Open to the Public, Unlimited Free Parking, Children Welcome

SALE, SALE, SALE!!!
“Smart People Fish Here, The Wise Buy”
THOUSANDS OF NEW ARRIVALS, ALL CATEGORIES, ASIAN ANTIQUES, MODERN & POST-MODERN FURNISHINGS, FINE CARPETS, ART, ACCESSORIES, TONS OF RARE FINDS!!!
Tour the Store

Live Salesroom Auction: Sunday, May 3, 2015, 10am est
Exhibition: May 1-2, 11am-5pm
May Estates: Masters Of The Eclectic!
778 Lots From PA, NJ, NY, DE & New England Estates
Including Art, Americana, Antiques, Decorative Arts, Advertising, Modern Design, Collectibles, Silver, Oriental Rugs, Asian & Ethnographic Arts

May 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|

Tibetan Monks Create Sand Mandala at Material Culture, May 2-3

WE INVITE THE PUBLIC TO JOIN US THIS WEEKEND
On Saturday and Sunday, May 2-3, 11am – 5pm
For the Creation of a Sand Mandala of the Medicine Buddha
By the Tibetan Monks of the Drepung Gomang Monastery, India, For the Healing of the World & Specifically Earthquake-Ravaged Nepal
Please Note: Material Culture will Donate a Portion of all Sales this Weekend to Relief Efforts in Nepal!
Free, Open to the Public, Unlimited Free Parking, Children Welcome

April 27th, 2015|Store News|

Baba Olga’s Mother’s Day Buffet Menu, May 10, 2015

Baba Olga’s Café Presents Aliza Green’s Mother’s Day Buffet!
May 10, 2015, Noon-3pm BYOB
BYOB: Mellow this Mother’s Day with Bloody Marys and Mimosas.
We supply the mixers, you supply the liquors.

Bread Pudding French Toast with Warm Caramel Sauce (vegetarian)
Asparagus, Grape Tomato, Shallot & Vermont Sharp Cheddar Frittata
Crisp North Country Bacon
Greek Roast Lemon-Oregano Gold Potatoes (Vegan)
Roasted Local Asparagus with Dill & Grain Mustard Mayonnaise
Syrian Cinnamon-Spiced Meatballs in Sour Cherry Sauce; Basmati Rice
Baked Ziti with Calabro Ricotta & Parmigiano and Tomato-Fennel-Basil Sauce (Vegetarian)
Chickpea & Roasted Eggplant Moussaka with Crunchy Crumb Topping (Vegan)
Laughing Bird Shrimp, Marinated Artichoke & Barley Salad: preserved lemon aioli
Kale Caesar Salad:  rosemary croutons, marinated roasted peppers & Parmigiano
Apple & Candied Cranberry Salad: Cabrales blue cheese: mixed greens, toasted walnuts & Pomegranate Dressing

White Chocolate-Orange Panna Cotta with Raspberry Coulis
Warm Apple-Cranberry Cobbler with Cornmeal Biscuit Topping
Seasonal Fruit Macedonia with Spearmint

Orange Juice
Bloody Mary Mix
Jamaican Hibiscus Blossom & Spearmint Iced Tea
Small World Brewed Coffee/Assorted Tazo Teas
Filtered sparkling & still water

$35.00 per person, served 12 to 3pm, half-price for children 12 and under, BYOB
Please note that a 15% gratuity will be added to the check for parties of 6 or more
www.materialculture.com to make reservation

April 22nd, 2015|Café|

Auction | May Estates: Masters of the Eclectic! Sun., May 3

May Estates & Masters Of The Eclectic!
778 Estate Lots
Art, Americana, Antiques, Decorative Arts, Advertising, Modern Design, Collectibles, Silver, Oriental Rugs, Asian & Ethnographic Arts
Live Salesroom Auction: Sunday, May 3, 2015, 10am est
Exhibition: May 1-2, 11am-5pm

Browse the Auction Catalog and Bid Live on LiveAuctioneers.com
Browse the Virtual Print Catalog
Absentee Bid Form (PDF)
Telephone Bid Form (PDF)
Terms and Conditions (PDF)

 

April 20th, 2015|Auctions|