California show explores Warhol’s social, tech foreshadowing

Tech 05/25/19, 10:02

Before Instagram and Facebook, before selfies and filters that perfect selfies, there was Andy Warhol, using his art to imbue friends, family, celebrities — even himself — with a certain mystique.A retrospective of Warhol's work on display in San Francisco ...

US museum condemns use of its art by German far-right party

Europe 04/30/19, 02:55

An American art museum has demanded that the German far-right party Alternative for Germany, or AfD, stop using one of its paintings in campaigns for the European elections.The director of the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts, Olivier Meslay, told ...

Banksy painting that self-destructed displayed in Germany

Europe 02/04/19, 11:30

A Banksy painting that shocked onlookers as it partially shredded itself after being sold at auction is going on display in Germany.The Frieder Burda museum in Baden-Baden said Monday that "Girl with Balloon," which self-destructed last year after an unidentified ...

Russian police recover painting stolen in broad daylight

Europe 01/28/19, 02:54

Police have found the painting that was stolen a day ago from Moscow's famed museum of Russian art in broad daylight.The painting of mountain ridges by Arkhip Kuindzhi, titled "Ai-Petri. Crimea," was stolen in front of confused visitors Sunday at ...

Painting stolen from Moscow gallery as witnesses watch

Europe 01/27/19, 17:05

Police say a painting by a noted Russian landscape artist has been stolen from Moscow's Tretyakov Gallery, apparently in front confused witnesses. The painting of mountain ridges by Arkhip Kuindzhi, titled "Ai-Petri. Crimea," was reported missing from the Tretyakpv, a premier ...

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