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Big News: Anticus Is Expanding!

The Anticus team is thrilled to share some fantastic news to kick off 2020: We’re moving to a new, larger space, across from Postino and just a few steps away from our current gallery in Kierland Commons!

(If you want to plug it into your GPS, our official address will be 15051 N Kierland Blvd Suite 180, Scottsdale, AZ 85254.)

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Enhancing Your Everyday Culture

At Anticus, we consider culture something to be enjoyed and experienced, not just considered at a distance in academic terms. Bringing fine art into our family’s homes and offices and adding books to our nightstands enriches us in a way that reminds us of the words written 200 years ago by Romantic poet John Keats: “beauty is truth, truth beauty.” Culture brings both the world’s beauty and truth into our everyday lives.

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Happy Holidays from Anticus!

The holiday season always brings back memories of childhood, whether you grew up sledding and skating in the snowy north or basking in the sunny warmth of Arizona. Days filled up with the anticipation and excitement, holiday meals and parties with friends and family, and staying up way past bedtime to watch the ball drop in Times Square on New Year’s Eve. As we get older, our perspective changes – especially as we see the kids in our lives experiencing what we remembered – but the magic of the season always remains.

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Making a Match with Holiday Gifts

As the holidays come into full swing, you’ve surely been making lists and checking them twice. In that spirit, here are two ideas that will make a perfect match – offering both beauty and intellectual connections for the people on your lists. Shopping locally at Anticus not only offers the advantage of experiencing your gift purchase firsthand, but we’ll also gift wrap it for that extra personalized touch.

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Thinking about Your Philosophy of Gift Giving

It’s the time of year when the scents of pine and cinnamon and sounds of holiday music permeate the air – and gift giving is on everybody’s minds. Just like you, we at Anticus believe in removing (as much as possible) the anxiety that often comes with this process. You can shop much of our inventory right from the website or for the true Anticus experience stop by and explore.

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Time to Celebrate!

We did it! This February is the one year anniversary for Desert Mountain Fine Art Gallery and we are going to celebrate! Phillip and I (Gabi) have spent more time in the gallery then we have at home but it is the best feeling to watch our vision become a reality.

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Waking From A Dream

Have you ever woken from a dream hating that it had to end? Have you ever woke from a dream to find that it wasn’t just a dream and that it was a reality? That is the wonderful experience that Gabi and I are having now. We Love art and we love sharing it with people. The roll that art plays in our lives is an important one and the fact that you are visiting our page shows that you appreciate it as well. Thank you for sharing this journey with us and thank you for your support.

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