Banksy painting proves profitable for art enthusiast

A WORK by Banksy has risen in value to 30 times what its owner paid for it when the graffiti artist was unknown......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 11th, 2019

Brick-by-brick: See Banksy"s art recreated in Legos

Banksy's work is an international art sensation, and now the mysterious street art is getting a makeover — in Lego.Photographer Jeff Friesen and his 7-year-old daughter June build recreations of Banksy's playful paintings out of the toys, and take pict.....»»

Category: celebSource: msnbcJul 8th, 2019

Banksy Could Be Anyone Or Everyone, Even This Dude

25 years ago, Banksy was born. The street artist sworn to secrecy, or fear of showing the world an ugly face, or true understanding of marketing strategy, has gained fame for his poignant graffiti all across the globe. As such, theories on Banksy’s .....»»

Category: topSource: theblemishSep 2nd, 2016

Gauguin"s Tahitian painting "Nafea faa ipoipo" goes on display in Madrid

French post-Impressionist Paul Gauguin's "Nafea faa ipoipo" (When Will You Marry?) painting, reportedly the most expensive painting ever sold, went on display at Madrid's Reina Sofia Museum on Friday. The 1892 oil painting of two Tahitian girls was sold e.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJul 13th, 2015

Banksy artwork removed from Liverpool street to enter street art museum

A Banksy artwork is removed from an outdoor car park in Liverpool so it can be installed in a new street art gallery......»»

Category: topSource: 9th, 2017

Banksy art exhibit opens in Rome

Private collectors display their Banksy art in Rome exhibition......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 25th, 2016

Rare piece of art by Banksy valued on hit BBC One programme Antiques Roadshow

A RARE piece of art by illusive street painter Banksy has been valued on hit BBC One programme the Antiques Roadshow......»»

Category: topSource: expressAug 4th, 2019

‘Fault In Our Stars’ Crosses $100M To Become One Of This Year’s Most Profitable Films

Fox 2000‘s The Fault In Our Stars just crossed $100M domestically to become one of the most profitable films released in 2014. On a $12M negative (not counting marketing and distribution costs), the film based on the best-selling John Green book is .....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJun 24th, 2014

Michael McIntyre announces UK stand-up tour that will be most profitable of all time

COMEDIAN Michael McIntyre will be laughing all the way to the bank as his 2015 stand-up tour is set to be the most profitable of all time......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 20th, 2019

Restaurant Art: The large Picasso painting hanging in...

The large Picasso painting hanging in the restaurant at the Four Seasons is moving to the New York Historical Society after dinner service on Sunday. The decision follows a long legal battle over the painting. Four Seasons co-owner Julian Niccolini........»»

Category: artsSource: yahooMar 1st, 2015

Lego Enthusiast Builds the Millennium Falcon From "Star Wars"

A year before Star Wars: The Force Awakens started shattering every box office record in Hollywood, Lego enthusiast Marshal Banana decided to recreate the film's version of the Millennium Falcon. The result: a huge 7,500-piece Lego creation.   &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 18th, 2017

Banksy works up for auction in California

Banksy street art to headline upcoming auction that is expected to generate more than a million U.S. dollars. Rough Cut - no reporter narration.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 31st, 2016

Banksy"s "Jungle" teargas art hidden

A Banksy artwork criticising the apparent use of teargas on refugees in the Calais "Jungle" camp which was opposite the French Embassy is boarded up......»»

Category: topSource: 25th, 2016

Banksy street art up for auction

Murals believed to have been left by elusive street artist Banksy on walls in Detroit and Bethlehem are to be auctioned in Los Angeles in September......»»

Category: topSource: 31st, 2015

VIDEO: Banksy art sale saves Bristol boys" club

The elusive street artist Banksy has helped save a boys club in his home city of Bristol......»»

Category: topSource: 27th, 2014

Banksy deal "close to being done"

A deal is close to being done to keep a Banksy artwork on the side of a house in Cheltenham, according to a London art dealer......»»

Category: topSource: 30th, 2014

Banksy confirms "spies" artwork

The "guerrilla artist" Banksy admits he painted a work of art depicting three spies "snooping" on a telephone box in Cheltenham......»»

Category: topSource: 20th, 2019

"Bricksy" builds Banksy work in Lego

Some of Banksy's most famous street art is recreated in Lego by a Canadian man......»»

Category: topSource: 4th, 2014

Oil painting breaks Indian art record

An oil painting by an Indian artist sells for 293m rupees ($4.4m; £2.9m) at a Christie's auction in Mumbai, setting a new world record for Indian art......»»

Category: topSource: 16th, 2015

Heiress might sell Klimt painting in looted art dispute

VIENNA (Reuters) - A portrait by Gustav Klimt could be put up for sale, potentially fetching over $30 million, to resolve a dispute between a Viennese art foundation and the granddaughter of the woman in the painting, a lawyer for the granddaughter said o.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 1st, 2014

Gurlitt Matisse confirmed looted

A Matisse painting found among a huge trove of art amassed by the son of a Nazi art dealer is the first painting to be confirmed as looted......»»

Category: topSource: 16th, 2019