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 Grand Success: TEFAF New York Fall 2016

Published on November 6, 2016 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

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 Uncategorized

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 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


Brussels Antiques and Fine Arts Fair

Published on February 3, 2010 by Phoenix in Uncategorized

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 Uncategorized

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