Five Undeniable Reasons to Buy Jewelry at Auction

Buying jewelry at auction is often assumed to be difficult, expensive, or intimidating, when in reality, it’s much more attainable than you might think. Purchasing jewelry on the secondary market has several distinct advantages to keep in mind the next time you’re looking to give your wardrobe a facelift. 1). Authenticity – Why buy reproduction […]

October 11, 2019

Picture Perfect

Photography is an essential component of any art collection providing an interesting layer and depth to any setting.  Alex Cooper is pleased to offer numerous outstanding photographic works by a variety of artists in our September 14th Gallery Auction, including Baltimore photographer, A. Aubrey Bodine.  Don’t miss out on the following lots: 1008a: Artist Unknown. […]

September 6, 2019

Building an Inclusive Collection with Alex Cooper

It is impossible to miss the long overdue movement among cultural institutions as they move away from ignoring artists of color and their enormous contributions to finally giving these artists the exposure and accolades they well deserve. Here in Baltimore, we are proud of the revised mission of the Baltimore Museum of Art to dedicate […]

September 3, 2019

Evangeline “EJ” Montgomery: Pioneer, Advocate, Artist & Curator

“Through art we can have a better understanding of each other.”   Evangeline J. Montgomery. Evangeline “EJ” Montgomery was born in New York in 1933.  She has had a life-long career in art, arts advocacy and curation.   Following a move to California in 1954, she began studying art at Los Angeles City College and received a […]

January 15, 2019

7 Works of Art by Les Harris

Alex Cooper is pleased to offer a selection of work from acclaimed Baltimore artist, Les Harris. Never before available for at auction,  Alex Cooper brings you, “The Seven Verities of God,” a seven piece collection deaccessioned from The Amaranthine Museum. Over 100,000 visitors to the Museum have joined his journey from the chaos of modern […]

September 28, 2018