New York Gallery has first in person exhibition

Published on May 7, 2021 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

“Sense and Sensibility” opened in March 2021 and focuses on the beauty and power of woman in antiquity. March 26 – May 14 2021 725 5th Avenue19th floorNew York City, NY Hicham Aboutaam and Phoenix Ancient Art are pleased to welcome visitors to Electrum’s new 5th Avenue location to view these sensational works that inform our understanding..Read More


A Glimpse Into The Life Of An Antique Dealer

Published on January 14, 2016 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

It’s not often that we have the chance to hear about the people behind the antiques. Learning more about antique dealers and their own background and interests offers insight into their companies and their products. Recently, Ali Aboutaam was interviewed by J. Kunitz for an article entitled “El vuelo del fénix” published in the January..Read More


News in Modern Syrian Art

Published on August 3, 2010 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

Prices differ considerably for Contemporary and ancient Syrian Art .  The local art scene for contemporary Syrian art has, until recently, been controlled by the Syrian government.  Now that has changed as  the country’s economy has become more open and less government-controlled.  Today, an increasing numberof  Westerners seeking something different have been spending more money on..Read More


Bronze Figure of Serapis Seated on a Throne at Phoenix Ancient Art

Published on June 12, 2010 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

One of the many  antiques available from Hicham and Ali Aboutaam at Phoenix Ancient Art is this thirdpcentury Bronze Figure of Serapis seated on a Throne.  Serapis was quite popular during the Hellenistic period , with a large temple located in Alexandria and another famous one in Memphis.  His successful cult spread throughout the Mediterranean..Read More


New Rules for Ancient Art

Published on June 5, 2010 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

Antiquities dealers like Hicham and Ali Aboutaam, co-owners of Phoenix Ancient Art believe that dealers must change with the changing standards.


The Aboutaam’s, Etruscan and Villanovan Art

Published on May 25, 2010 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

Gems sold by Phoenix Ancient Art span many time periods throughout history including the Villanovian Era. One such piece, currently on sale through the web is the Villanovian bronze figurine, typical of art history during the time.


Gallery Walk Features Phoenix Ancient Art

Published on May 13, 2010 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

Included among the 50 participating galleries is Phoenix Ancient Art, whose New York branch, located at 47 East 66th Street, is right smack in the middle of this year’s event.


The Changing Face of Antique Buying

Published on February 21, 2010 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

Today, the purchase of antiques has a new face.  As described on > CNNMoney.com, antique purchasing has become more mainstream.  This is particularly true in America.  While antiques have always been of interest to the highly wealthy, the antiques world in America is finding more regular Americans participating in  auctions. Last year at Sotheby’s Antiquities sales..Read More


Going Once, Twice, Sold on E-tiquities of Phoenix Ancient Art

Published on November 20, 2009 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

The Aboutaam brothers, Hicham and Ali instituted e-tiquities in May, 2009.


No Fear Art Collecting at Phoenix Ancient Art

Published on November 12, 2009 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

At Phoenix Ancient Art this kind of worrying is completely unfounded.