Tag: antique carvings

ADA Spring Show Exclusively Online, Opening April 1

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

ADA online show logoWith the  unfortunate  news that Philadelphia will be bereft of  Barnstar’s 23 Street Armory Show in April, collectors get the good   news that the American Antique Dealers are looking to Internet rather than a physical venue for their upcoming Spring show.  The ADA Show will be a 24-hour marathon for four days. Shoppers will view […]

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23 St. Armory Show Cancelled

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Frank Gaglio, Barnstar ProductionsDue to a  change in the Philadelphia tax structure,  The 23rd St. Armory Show, which ran for 19 successful years, is cancelled. The news is devastating for both exhibitors and collectors.  The 23rd Street Armory Antiques Show championed the concept of Antiques Week in Philadelphia, increasing the draw for collectors from out of state making […]

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Anticipating the Philadelphia Shows

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Philadelphia Museum of ArtWith the next big gathering of antiques sellers, especially those specializing in American from historic through contemporary, coming in April, this site now focuses its attention on Philadelphia. A prime player in the events of our early republic, the Philadelphia area has long been considered home to the finest furniture and silver makers. The Philadelphia […]

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Bold Americana: A Report from Antiques in New Hampshire Week

| August 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Colorful silk fruit, AmericanaEditor’s note: Textile and quilt expert, Laura Fisher, covered the New Hampshire shows. She is both a collector and the proprietor of FISHER/Heritage, one of the premier quilt galleries in New York.  Laura took a look at the goods offered and saw color. We present her view of American antiques seen at the Shows. If […]

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Schedule Brimfield 2013

| May 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Born to to shop Brimfield Brimfield Antiques Weeks Begin with the Spring Running, May 14 – 19, 2013 Editor’s Note: We publish this view of how to manage Brimfield during the opening of the 2013 Brimfield Antiques and Vintage Markets.  Corroboration on dates and times came from David Lamberto of Hertan’s, a member of the Brimfield Show Producers Association. Tuesday, […]

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A Barn Star Summons Good Luck

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

23rdArmory-150x150In traditional Americana, a barn star is a symbol for good luck. Here at Americana Week we think you’ll find good luck hunting down all of your favorite things when you visit the 23rd St. Armory Show in Philadelphia. Show producer Frank Gaglio, of Barn Star Productions stated that more 40 exhibitors are participating. This […]

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Quick Guide to the Pier Antiques Show

| November 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Vintage BarwareToday’s Show page has a quick guide to the Pier Antiques Show. This is where you get a feeling for the range of inventory being offered – from classic Americana to African American Art. We were so inspired by the wonderful array of offerings that it seemed appropriate  to uncover the story behind some of […]

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