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Art encounter Sponsor’s “Conversations With Norm” benefiting The Smith Center’s Education And Outreach Programs 12/9/15

Art encounter is excited to be a sponsor for this event helping to raise money for The Smith Center’s Education and Outreach Programs on December 9th at 7:30pm inside Cabaret Jazz. We hope to see you there.                    “CONVERSATIONS WITH NORM”                      PRESENTS RICK HARRISON                            DATE:    Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 7:30p.m. TICKET PRICES:  $25-$35 VENUE:  Cabaret Jazz DESCRIPTION: “Conversations With Norm” is a quarterly interview presentation hosted by man-about-town


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Brett Maly To Appear At Fenske Art Gallery Oct 1 – 4, 2015

   Meet Brett Maly, art appraiser from PAWN STARS and witness an exclusive viewing of Leonardo DaVinci’s  “HORSE & RIDER”  bronze sculpture Oct 1-4, 2015 at the Fenske Art Gallery.   THE EVENT: “THE MASTERS COLLECTION” Date: Oct 1-4 Presented by Brett Maly the appraiser from Pawn Stars. “The Masters” is a presentation of famous works including “Horse and Rider” the only know bronze sculpture from Leonardo DaVinci. Also see works from MC Escher, Salvadore Dali, Pablo Picasso, Leonardo DaVinci, Henri Matisse, Joan Miro, Andy Warhol, Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, Jean Michel Basquiat. Artist usually only seen in museums will be available for your personal collection. (all works will be available for


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Brett Maly At The Portland Home & Garden Show Oct 1-4, 2015

    Brett Maly To Appear At The Portland Home & Garden Show.  Oct. 1 – 4,  2015 Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see these original works of art from famous artists, including a rare Andy Warhol watercolor. Artists include: Toulouse-Lautrec • MC Escher • Picasso • Miro • Matisse • Salvador Dali • Bev Doolittle • Jon Jannotta • Jean-Michel Basquiat • Leonardo da Vinci • Chagall. Brought to you by Portland Fall Home & Garden Show®, Art encounter Artencounter.com & Fenske Art fenskeart.com.                                                  


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Horse & Rider 1508 – 2015 Press Release

The Lost Leonardo The Only Sculpture Known To Exist From The Hand Of Leonardo da Vinci LAS VEGAS, NV (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 The sculpture, dubbed ‘Horse and Rider’ by world renowned Leonardo expert, Carlo Pedretti, was authenticated in 1985. The original bronze was made directly from a beeswax model sculpted by the great Leonardo da Vinci himself in 1508. “It’s a great story of how this remarkable 500 year old art treasure has been preserved for generations to come,” Petty says. “For a beeswax model to survive for centuries is amazing,” Petty continued, “and to think, a work like


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An Evening With Modern Masters – Oct 22, 2015

       An Evening With Modern Masters                         was enjoyed by all                                                                         A Unique Collecting Opportunity                     Modern Masters                                  Picasso                    


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Top Abstract Art Exhibits In Las Vegas

Debbie Hall Editor of Sunseeker Magazine West Coast Las Vegas, NV My latest CBS Local column about ‪art‬ including Art encounter: Fine Art, Custom Framing and Art Appraisal Emergency Arts, The Beat Coffee, The Arts Factory,  Bellagio Gallery and UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum. Art is thriving in Las Vegas in art galleries, museums and even on the walls of businesses. Abstract art, just one form of expression, can be found downtown, on the strip and on college campuses. LASVEGAS.CBSLOCAL.COM|BY KXNT NEWSRADIO  Top Abstract Art Exhibits In Las Vegas August 17, 2015 5:00 AM Art Encounter 5720 S. Arville St., Suite 119 Las


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LV Architect Jon Jannotta’s fine art debut at Art encounter

      ARTIST JON JANNOTTA AT                ART ENCOUNTER        Las Vegas Architect makes fine art debut at Art encounter Las Vegas based Architect Jon Jannotta debuted his artistic creations during a one night only public reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday May 21, 2015 at the Art encounter gallery. For the past 35 years Jannotta has been designing commercial and residential projects in Las Vegas and several western states. Jannotta’s creative approach to design has earned him numerous design awards. Past clients include Andre Agassi and Bob Dylan.


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Artistic Excellence with Luba Stolper at Art encounter March 26

Ukrainian born painter Luba Stolper debuted works at Art encounter By Debbie Hall  Las Vegas Arts and Exhibits Examiner   Luba Stolper debuted her private collection of still life paintings during a reception at the Art encounter gallery. Art encounter is representing the artist on an exclusive basis.                                                                     “Luba (Stolper’s) realism is amazing, some of the very best I have ever seen,” said Brett Maly, president of Art


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ONN Interviews Art Expert Brett Maly

  ONN interviews Brett Maly art expert from TV series Pawn Stars Written by  Valerie Rice, ONN Editor-n-Chief – Okmulgee News Network  Tuesday, 22 July 2014 TV Pawn Stars show host Rick Harrison says at the beginning of every show, “You never know what’s going to come through the door.” The highly watched TV shows cast and real life owner’s of the Gold and Silver Pawn Shop in Las Vegas Nevada go to art expert, Brett Maly, for opinions on artwork.  Maly has steadily been their go to person and has worked with the cast for over 5 years he says. Okmulgee may


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Inside the setting for ‘Pawn Stars’

Inside Vegas’ Gold and Silver Pawn Shop,     Setting for ‘Pawn Stars’ June 19, 2013 By Brendan Interview of Brett Maly for the Allstate Blog What happens in Vegas can—and frequently does—end up in a pawn shop collection.The History Channel’s hit TV show “Pawn Stars” owes much of its success to the eclectic mix of people who live in and frequent Las Vegas, says fine art appraiser Brett Maly (pronounced “MAY-lee”).“Here in Las Vegas, every day is a new day,” Maly says. “The city holds a vast array of art—from Renaissance-era to California contemporary modern—owned by people who come


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