The Man with the Carnation – Fans from the GÃ©rard LÃ©vy Collection at The Fan Museum, 4th June – 29th September 2019
This exhibition showcases the fan collection of GÃ©rard LÃ©vy (1934â€“2016), a dealer and connoisseur of Asian art and antique photography who collected fans for pleasure. Born in Morocco, LÃ©vy lived most of his life in France where in 1966 he opened Galerie GÃ©rard LÃ©vy (designed by Le Corbusier) in Paris. An urbane figure who always … Read more â€º
Fashion, Fragrance and Fans – Announcing a Second FCI fan exhibition at Tennants, North Yorkshire June 2019
With the theme of “Fashion, Fragrance and Fans”, FCI Northern members have loaned fans for the whole of June. Fabulous floral lace fans, painted fans, and Japanese fans showing gardens. Perfume bottles complement the fragrance on advertising fans. Relevant fan publications are also on show.
In the adjoining cabinet the late Judith Elliott’s perfume fans … Read more â€º
The Ladyâ€™s Adviser: Love and Courting on Folding Fans at Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio until 30th June 2019.
The Ladyâ€™s Adviser: Love and Courting on Folding Fans
December 8, 2018â€“June 30, 2019 | Gallery 213
Womenâ€™s fans of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries were often decorated with subjects that were meant to act as conversation starters during social gatherings. Imagery could include any number of themes, from nature to classical mythology, commemorations of … Read more â€º
A Beginner’s Guide to Fans: The Workshop – 25th June 2019.
In June 2019 Tennants in Leyburn has kindly agreed to loan cabinet space to the FCI for the second exhibition of member’s fans.
During the exhibition period, the second fan auction of 2019 is envisaged.
Due to the successful Event Day in 2018 when many members joined local people for a lecture, lunch and viewing … Read more â€º
Unfolding Fans – St Andrews Museum 16th March -1st June 2019
An exhibition has been curated by postgraduate Museum & Gallery Studies students at the University of St Andrews, and is being held at St. Andrews Museum in Fife, Scotland, running from now until 1st June. Read more â€º
The Fan Circle AGM 2019 – Utrecht, The Netherlands, 16th to 19th May 2019
We understand some of the fans in the exhibition belonged to Lady Victoria Wemyss (1890-1994), a lady-in waiting to Queen …
The 2019 AGM will be held in The Netherlands. Utrecht has a lovely old city centre with canals and historic houses, and no doubt our local members will find many fans to show us. … Read more â€º
Judith Kennedy Collection – Tennants Sale March 9 2019
The Judith Kennedy Collection of fine Antique Fans will be sold at Tennants in Leyburn on March 9th 2019. The collection will be the main focus of the auction, which is supplemented by Part 3 of fans from an ongoing collection dispersal, and some entries from local vendors.
Judith Kennedy joined the FCI in 1977, … Read more â€º
Eventails de CrÃ©ateurs, XIXÃ¨me, XXÃ¨me et Contemporains – Icones, Face-Ã -Face et Univers
FCI member Serge Davoudian will be hosting an exhibition entitled ‘Eventails de CrÃ©ateurs, XIXÃ¨me, XXÃ¨me et Contemporains – Icones, Face-Ã -Face et Univers‘ at MarchÃ© Biron, Saint-Ouen, Stand 126 from 1st December 2018 – 14th January 2019.
View the poster here. … Read more â€º
The Blackborne Collection – Tennants Auctions May and July 2018
Two parts of the Blackborne Collection of Antique Fans were offered in auction by Tennants in Yorkshire in April and July 2018. Read more â€º
The Fan Circle AGM: Edinburgh May 17-21 2018
FCI Members were treated to a view of some of these fans in 1997 and again in 2010, when AGMs were held in Yorkshire. However, in total there are actually more than 450 …
The Fan Circle AGM in 2018 will take place in Edinburgh between 17th and 21st May 2018. The hotel selected is in a very central location near Holyrood and, in addition to the usual ‘AGM’ events, one day will be spent visiting attractions outside the Scottish capital and there will also be a visit to … Read more â€º