$1 Billion Gift Gives Met a New Perspective (Cubist) In one of the most significant gifts in the history of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the philanthropist and cosmetics tycoon Leonard A. Lauder has promised the institution his collection of 78 Cubist paintings, drawings and sculptures. More
Chinese Girl sale nears £1m mark Vladimir Tretchikoff's original painting of the Chinese Girl, believed to be the world's most reproduced print, sells at auction for £982,050, around twice its anticipated sale price. More
FBI: $500 million art thieves known The FBI said Monday it believes it knows who was behind one of the most significant art heists in the United States -- the 1990 theft of 13 precious works, once valued at $500 million, from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. More
Flea market Renoir confirmed stolen An investigation is under way to determine the rightful owner of a Renoir painting that was bought for $7 at a Baltimore, Md., flea market auction. The painting was originally stolen from the Baltimore Museum of Art. 04/21/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
A long-missing Picasso was found in a FedEx package marked as a low-value handicraft Instead, the package contained “La Coiffeuse” (“The Hairdresser”), which had been missing ... painting will extract it from the grasp of the black market in stolen art so that it can be returned to its rightful owner.” [‘Flea market’ Renoir ... 02/27/2015 - 7:48 am | View Link
VIDEO: Long-lost Renoir piece returns to Baltimore museum BALTIMORE (AP) — A tiny Renoir painting has returned ... preserving works of art." The painting, just 5½ by 9 inches, reappeared in 2012 when a Virginia woman claimed she unknowingly bought it at a flea market for $7 and then prepared to send it to ... 03/28/2014 - 11:24 am | View Link
Stolen Renoir artwork to return to US museum after 60 years ... Pierre-Auguste Renoir was stolen, and should be returned to the museum it was taken from more than 60 years ago. A woman from Virginia said she had bought the painting for $7 at a flea market. She had planned to sell it at auction. Alpa Patel reports. 01/10/2014 - 8:03 pm | View Link
Once-stolen Renoir piece to return to Baltimore Museum of Art the museum has been named the rightful owners of the painting by a federal judge. It started 2009 when a Virginia woman named Martha Fuqua said she bought the Renoir piece at a flea market -- a claim her own brother disputed. "I'm ecstatic because the ... 01/10/2014 - 10:15 am | View Link
Female Art Figures Most of the female ceramic figurines seem to be created by women whereas the sculptural female art figures have a more equal representaion between male and female artists 04/25/2015 - 11:28 pm | View Website
artforum.com / home News and critiques of exhibitions in the visual arts, with a contemporary focus. Includes world news, critics' picks, live symposia, interviews, archives, event ... 04/25/2015 - 8:21 pm | View Website
Female Art Figures Most of the female ceramic figurines seem to be created by women whereas the sculptural female art figures have a more equal representaion between male and female artists 04/25/2015 - 7:53 pm | View Website
From Renoir to Warhol: The Craziest and Most Lucrative ... Pierre-Auguste Renoir's "Paysage Bords de Seine" was recently discovered for just a few dollars at a Virgina flea market sale. 04/25/2015 - 7:50 am | View Website
Shostakovich (Waltz No. 2, Jazz Suite No. 2) Renoir ... Orhan Momti tarafından paylaşılan Shostakovich (Waltz No. 2, Jazz Suite No. 2) Renoir isimli video içeriğini Dailymotion ayrıcalığıyla izle. 04/25/2015 - 4:22 am | View Website
SANTA BARBARA D’OESTE, Brazil — It had all the trappings of a down-home country fair somewhere well below the Mason-Dixon line: Lynyrd Skynyrd medleys, mile-long lines for fried chicken, barbecue and draft beer, and a plethora of Confederate flags emblazoning everything from belt buckles to motorcycle vests to trucker caps.
The Cannon Theatre, 410 Great Road, Littleton, will present musical “The Slipper and The Rose” at 7:30 p.m. May 15-16, 22-23, 29-30, June 4-6 and at 1 p.m. May 30.“The Slipper and the Rose” is a musical version of the story of Cinderella. “The Slipper and the Rose” brings to the stage a faithfully preserved version of one of the best-loved and most-often-told fairy tales of all-time.