Was painting by famed living artist? US judge to decide

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago is set to issue a verdict in a peculiar civil trial over a celebrated Scottish-born artist's insistence that he did not paint a landscape work that was once valued at more than $10 million......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

US judge: Renowned artist didn"t create disputed painting

CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. judge said Tuesday that a celebrated artist was right when he insisted he didn't paint a work now owned by a retired prison worker, a finding that likely ensures the piece will now be worth a fraction of the previous estimated.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooAug 25th, 2016

X-ray uncovers hidden portrait beneath famed Degas painting

SYDNEY (AP) — A powerful X-ray technique has unveiled a hidden portrait beneath a famed painting by French impressionist artist Edgar Degas, helping solve a mystery that has stumped the art world for decades......»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 6th, 2016

New York court rejects appeal, lets Yale keep van Gogh painting

By Katie Reilly NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court upheld a lower ruling on Tuesday, allowing Yale University to keep a painting by famed Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh and denying a request by the great-grandson of a Russian art collector to argue .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooOct 30th, 2015

Florida judge awards $16 million to artist Rauschenberg"s trustees

A Florida judge has awarded about $16 million to three trustees of famed contemporary artist Robert Rauschenberg's trust following years of litigation over the value of their services, the Fort Myers News-Press reported on Friday. The trustees, who were c.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooAug 3rd, 2014

"Dance Moms" Star Abby Lee Miller"s Sentencing Hearing Set To Begin

A federal judge will decide if "Dance Moms" reality TV star Abby Lee Miller should be sentenced to prison or probation for concealing hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of income during her Ch........»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywood17 hr. 20 min. ago

Former psychiatric patient"s asylum art

Artist David Beales uses his experience of living in psychiatric hospitals to share stories of mental health......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 14th, 2017

BBC One"s Big Painting Challenge to put artists through "boot camp"

A new BBC One show will see 10 budding painters vie to be crowned Britain's best amateur artist......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 13th, 2017

After decades of slights, Cuban artist tastes fame at 101

Cuban-American artist Carmen Herrera has been painting for decades. Herrera may not be in her prime, but her career is going gangbusters. Good lord! They waited too long," Herrera said in an interview at her apartment and studio in Union Square,.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 10th, 2017

Celebrity artist Louise Dear on painting for the famous

Artist Louise Dear invited BBC News to her Brighton studio to look through her paintings. She has created works for celebrities including Elton John......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukDec 29th, 2016

Cosby hearing adjourns with no decision made

The judge must decide whether to allow testimony by 13 other accusers at criminal trial.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 14th, 2016

2 artworks in 1: Double-sided Pechstein on display

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A new exhibit of Max Pechstein's "Still Life with Nude, Tile, and Fruit" takes viewers not only behind the scenes of the German artist's career, but also behind the painting itself......»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 3rd, 2016

Famed London club Fabric to reopen following drug closure

Fabled London nightclub Fabric is to reopen after the local authorities on Monday reversed its decision to revoke its licence following several drug-related deaths, in exchange for a strict new door policy. A judge ruled that the club could operate again .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 26th, 2016

Edvard Munch painting Girls on the Bridge fetches £44m

Girls on the Bridge, a painting by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch, has sold for $54.5m (£43.9m) at auction......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukDec 16th, 2016

Rock art: Seven Magic Mountains

Along I-15 in Nevada, just outside Las Vegas, seven technicolor rock towers appear as if a mirage in the desert. It's the vision of Ugo Rondinone, a Swiss artist living in Harlem, who calls his Day-Glo painted limestone creations the Seven Magic Mountains.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsOct 24th, 2016

Rome "decorum cops" remove mural showing pope as graffiti artist

A larger-than-life mural showing Pope Francis as a sneaky graffiti artist painting peace signs on a wall near the Vatican was taken down by Rome's "decorum cops" on Wednesday just hours after it went up. The mural showed the pope on a step .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooDec 23rd, 2016

Steve Dillon: Judge Dredd, Preacher and Punisher comic artist dies

Steve Dillon, the legendary British comic book artist, known for his work on Preacher, Punisher, and 2000AD's Judge Dredd dies aged 54.....»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukDec 23rd, 2016

Gerhard Richter painting owned by Clapton going up for sale

NEW YORK (AP) — A painting by the German artist Gerhard Richter owned by British singer-songwriter Eric Clapton is slated for auction......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 2nd, 2017

Jared Leto to Play Andy Warhol in Biopic

Jared Leto, Michael De Luca and Terence Winter are teaming up to tackle the life of Andy Warhol, the famed pop art artist whose blend of art and commerce made him a household name......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 8th, 2017

You"re Doing It Wrong: Painting Your Nails

While backstage at Monique Lhuillier's spring 2017 NYFW show, Essie's lead nail artist and celeb manicurist Julie Kandalec let us in on a super simple yet often overlooked tip on how to........»»

Category: moviesSource: eonlineJan 10th, 2017

Housing aid theft: Probation for bounce artist Big Freedia

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Bounce entertainer Big Freedia was sentenced to three years' probation and fined $35,000 by a federal judge Thursday after admitting to bilking the federal government out of housing aid......»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 25th, 2016