Art

Louvre to open one Saturday night a month for free

Paris, Nov 29, 2018 — The Louvre museum in Paris has announced it will open its doors for free one Saturday night a month...

Ancient Chinese painting auctioned for US$59m

Hong Kong, Nov 27, 2018 — A nearly 1,000-year-old ink painting by one of China's greatest literati masters Su Shi fetched HK$463,600,000 (US$59.2 million)...

But is it art? Pranksters plant missing ‘Picasso’ in Romania

The Hague, Nov 19 ? A writer who thought she had found a painting by Pablo Picasso stolen in an infamous art heist six...

Hockney sells for US$90m, sets living artist record

New York, Nov 16, 2018 ? A masterful swimming pool painting by British legend David Hockney sold for US$90.3 million in New York yesterday,...

Yayoi Kusama’s “Infinity Mirrors” advanced tickets sold out but limited tickets available daily

Atlanta, November 13, 2018 - Advance tickets for "Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors" at the High Museum of Art are sold out. A limited about...

Banksy admits shredding stunt didn’t go as planned

New York, Oct 20 — Banksy has admitted that one of his biggest pranks yet didn’t really go according to plan. The British street artist...

Abstract Zao Wou-Ki painting fetches US$65 million

Hong Kong, September 28, 2018 -- A ten-meters-long triptych by Zao Wou-Ki — one of the 20th century’s most prominent Chinese painters — fetched...

Kusama Infinity – Film on legendary Japanese artist opens at Tara on Sept 21

Atlanta, September 19, 2018 - Now the top-selling female artist in the world, Yayoi Kusama overcame impossible odds to bring her radical artistic vision to...

“Crazy Rich Asians” – an all Asian cast in a major Hollywood film

Jon M. Chu (“Now You See Me 2”) directed the contemporary romantic comedy “Crazy Rich Asians,” based on the acclaimed worldwide bestseller by Kevin...

Monet station masterpiece, Picasso portrait lead London art sale

London, June 15, 2018 - A portrait of one of Picasso’s muses and a prized painting of a Paris train station by Claude Monet...