THE ART ASYLUM, in conjunction with THE ART OF THE GAME web site, is pleased to announce that 4 new paintings by Baseball Hall of Fame artist Arthur K. Miller will be included in the exhibition, "Crack of the Bat - The Art of Baseball" at the George Krevsky Gallery, located at 77 Geary Street in San Francisco.

The Exhibition runs from April 8th through May 1st, 2004.

The players that Mr. Miller features in these new works are Ted Williams, Willie Mays, and Joe DiMaggio, along with the wonderful panoramic view of Lou Gehrig's Farewell to Baseball, which Mr. Miller completed for the National Baseball Hall of Fame during the summer of 2003.

Mr. Miller will be making a rare public appearance at the opening reception of the exhibition on Thursday, April 8th, from 5:30-7:30pm.

Please e-mail Art of the Game at [email protected] for more information or contact the George Krevsky Gallery at (415) 397-9748.


Joe Orlando has been an advanced collector of sportscards and memorabilia for over 25 years. Orlando attended Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California where he studied communications and was the starting catcher for the baseball team. After a brief stint in the minor leagues, Orlando obtained a Juris Doctor from Whittier Law School in Southern California in the spring of 1999. During the last fourteen years, Orlando has authored several collecting guides and dozens of articles for Collectors Universe, Inc. Orlando has also authored two books for Collectors Universe. Orlando's first book, The Top 200 Sportscards in the Hobby, was released in the summer of 2002. His second book, Collecting Sports Legends, was released in the summer of 2008. Orlando has appeared on several radio and television programs as a hobby expert including ESPN's award-winning program Outside the Lines and HBO's Real Sports, as the featured guest. Currently, Orlando is the President of PSA and PSA/DNA, the largest trading card and sports memorabilia authentication services in the hobby. He is also Editor of the company's nationally distributed Sports Market Report, which under Orlando's direction has developed into a leading resource in the market. Orlando also contributed the foreword and last chapter to The T206 Collection: The Players and Their Stories, a 2010 release, and to The Cracker Jack Collection: Baseball's Prized Players, a 2013 release.