A Grand Success: TEFAF New York Fall 2016

Published on November 6, 2016 by Phoenix in Hicham Aboutaam, Phoenix Ancient Art

TEFAF New York Fall 2016 has just closed its doors, and what a success it was. Phoenix Ancient Art was honored to be part of the first TEFAF New York fair which also included 93 other antique dealers and artisans from 14 countries. The fine arts and antiques were all showcased in the Park Avenue..Read More


Relishing in Ancient Art in New York

Published on April 6, 2016 by Phoenix in Art Galleries, Phoenix Ancient Art

Asia Week New York recently concluded, achieving an astounding $130 million in total sales. The yearly extravaganza took place from March 10-19th and included more than 650 collectors, curators and Asian art specialists. The goal of the week is to celebrate and promote Asian Art and to help to emphasize its cultural importance in New..Read More


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

Published on June 12, 2010 by Phoenix in Ali Aboutaam, Hicham Aboutaam, Phoenix Ancient Art

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 Aboutaam, Ali Aboutaam, Antiquities, Hicham Aboutaam, Phoenix Ancient Art

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 Aboutaam, Antiquities, e-tiquities, Hicham Aboutaam, Phoenix Ancient Art

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 Aboutaam, Ali Aboutaam, Antiquities, Art Galleries, Hicham Aboutaam, Phoenix Ancient Art

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 Aboutaam, Ali Aboutaam, Antiquities, Hicham Aboutaam

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


Brussels Antiques and Fine Arts Fair

Published on February 3, 2010 by Phoenix in Aboutaam, Antiquities, Phoenix Ancient Art

Last week saw the exciting Brussels Antiques and Fine Arts Fair finish up in Brussels. Phoenix Ancient Art owners Ali Aboutaam and Hicham Aboutaam were part of the 130 vendors who were invited to be part of the  55th year of the fair.  Since 1955, Belgium has hosted this fair, said to be the only..Read More


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

Published on November 20, 2009 by Phoenix in Aboutaam, Ali Aboutaam, Antiquities, e-tiquities, Hicham Aboutaam, On-line Auction, Phoenix Ancient Art

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 Aboutaam, Ali Aboutaam, Hicham Aboutaam, Phoenix Ancient Art

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