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Park West Gallery In the News

PARK WEST CEO ON WARHOL'S RECORD SALE
The art world is buzzing over the recent 16-minute bidding war at Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary art auction, at the end of which a record-setting $38.44 million sale price was fetched for Andy Warhol’s Self-Portrait — the highest price ever paid for the pop artist’s portrait.

An art auction industry leader, Park West Gallery CEO Albert Scaglione was asked by Lansing’s WJIM 1240AM

to share his thoughts on this monumental sale. LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW »

ART WORLD NEWS FEATURES PARK WEST
Art World News, the popular art and framing trade magazine, recently featured an article entitled, “Galleries Benefit from Art Auctions.” Park West Gallery was among the art auction industry leaders interviewed for the piece:

"Creating an 'experience' different to what people would get at the gallery alone, is important to the atmosphere," says Stoney Goldstein, executive vice president of sales

at Park West Gallery. “Auctions are effective because clients enjoy the experience—from the preview to the bidding to seeing the presentations—and that certain indescribable energy that only an auction can provide..." READ THE FULL ARTICLE »

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Park West Gallery CARES

PARK WEST WELCOMES THIRKELL ELEMENTARY
Park West Gallery recently welcomed the fifth grade class from Thirkell Elementary in Detroit and volunteers from Beyond Basics for a day filled with fine art, fun and surprises.

Michigan-based artist Tim Yanke graciously volunteered to spend the day at the gallery, painting with students and inspiring them with his unique work... READ MORE »

ART STUDENTS ENJOY A LESSON ON 'DESTINO'
Just before the start of summer vacation, Livonia’s Clarenceville High School art students were treated to a special guest lecture by Park West Gallery Director Morris Shapiro.

The art lesson focused on the unprecedented surrealist masterpiece, Destino, a most unique collaboration between American animator Walt Disney and Spanish artist Salvador Dali... READ MORE »

AMERICAN HOUSE VISITS PARK WEST GALLERY
A group of residents from American House Senior Living Community recently journeyed to Park West Gallery to enjoy a special guest lecture by the Michigan-based contemporary artist, Dominic Pangborn.

The event began with an intro to Park West by Morris Shapiro, followed by the artist lecture and autograph session. The audience was captivated by Pangborn’s life stories and insight into his work... READ MORE »



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Customer Corner

DEAR PARK WEST GALLERY...

"The Road Runner cel arrived a few minutes ago - packed beautifully, well framed and in perfect condition. I truly appreciate your shipment updates and letting me know that the paperwork is being sent separately. I'm excited the other pieces will be here soon. Very impressed with how professionally and efficiently Park West Gallery handles everything!"
—Deb V. | Coeur D Alene, Idaho

"I just wanted to send a quick thank you to you, and all your staff, for your patience, understanding and assistance in making sure we not only received the painting we wanted in proper condition, but to have gone the extra step to insure the proper framing... Once again, a sincere thanks to all. I am honored to say I worked with and purchased my art from the Park West Gallery." —Patti A. and Vern E. | Gibsonton, Florida

"Just wanted to tell you what a great time we had at the auction. We purchased a beautiful Wolfson painting that my wife truly loves. We can hardly wait to hang it in our home. [The art auctioneer] was so incredibly helpful. We are looking forward to our next cruise and hope Park West Gallery and [the same art auctioneer] are both there. Thank you!!"
—Tim and Julie K. | Loveland, Colorado

"The professionalism of your customer service people not only makes me feel comfortable and trust you but makes me excited to purchase from you because I know there are no problems only quick solutions... Bravo keep up the great work and I look forward to dealing with Park West Gallery." —Ted I. | Great Neck, New York

"Also want to tell you that Park West Gallery's website is really good! Shopping with it is a still further way we have bought from you, beyond cruise auctions (that got us started), a VIP land auction, and the VIP cruise to the Mexican Riviera. We've recommended the website to our friends to use for enjoyment and hope they will also do some buying. It has so much information on artists and wide choice of works to choose from!"
—Evans and Nancy R. | Knoxville, Tennessee



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June 2011 - Issue 34

In this issue:
Park West Gallery Art Giveaway
Park West Gallery In the News
Park West Gallery CARES
Customer Corner
Shop Now & SAVE!
Win a Kinkade [Contest]
Art Watch
American Art Awards
Connect With Us

Shop Now & SAVE!



Win a Kinkade [Contest]



Art Watch


PARK WEST GALLERY,
THE ARTISTS' PERSPECTIVE
We often learn about the Park West Gallery experience from our collectors’ perspectives, but what is it like for the artists we represent? What advantages do our artists most enjoy from the unique opportunity to be included in the Park West Gallery family?

In this Park West Gallery exclusive, you’ll hear from world-renowned contemporary artists including Peter Nixon, Csaba Markus, Romero Britto, Andrew Bone and Leslie Lew. WATCH VIDEO »

Watch more exclusive fine art videos at the Park West Gallery YouTube Channel »



American Art Awards


PARK WEST GALLERY NAMED AMERICAN ART AWARDS JUDGE
As many emerging artists already know, the 2011 American Art Awards is already underway. Hosted by Thom Bierdz, who plays Phillip Chancellor III on CBS’s number one rated, The Young and the Restless, the online competition is open to artists worldwide.

Bierdz takes pride in working with the best galleries in each state. The Michigan representative, Park West Gallery, has been judging the American Art Awards for three years and has discovered new talent along the way… CONTEST DETAILS »



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