$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
VIDEO: Long-lost Renoir piece returns to Baltimore museum Pierre-Auguste Renoir's painting "On the Shore of the Seine," from about 1879 ... 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 auction. But others, including her brother ... 03/28/2014 - 7:57 am | View Link
Renoir Bought for $7 at Flea Market Stolen in '50s A Renoir painting purchased at a Virginia flea market was apparently stolen from a Baltimore museum. 08/3/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Renoir painting purchased at flea market actually stolen from Baltimore Museum of Art (VIDEO) UPDATE (12/4/13; 12:39 p.m. ET): A Virginia judge has filed motions in the case. The judge will head oral arguments in January before ruling on the matter. Original story below… BALTIMORE – Authorities are struggling to get to the bottom of a strange ... 04/6/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Insecure security: It took thieves two minutes to steal masterpieces from Dutch museum (VIDEO) It proved to be a case of ‘easier done than said’ for the thieves who stole seven masterpieces worth millions of dollars from the Dutch gallery in mid October. The police say security at Rotterdam's Kunsthal was not up to scratch. The art gallery ... 10/23/2012 - 1:58 am | View Link
Tina Stanley, Arkansas Woman, Reunited With Father's Military Heirlooms (VIDEO) When Tina Stanley's father died in 1977 ... And this month, a Virginia woman, unwittingly bought an original painting by Renoir valued between $75,000 and $100,000 for only $7 at a flea market. 09/28/2012 - 5:15 am | View Link
World Paintings November 17, 1951. A small oil masterpiece by Pierre-August Renoir, ” Paysage Bords De Seine”, gets stolen from The Baltimore museum of Art while on loan to the ... 08/30/2014 - 4:32 am | View Website
Cats in Paintings | PoC Cats in paintings are pictures of cats and that is why they are on this website. There are some very interesting uses of the domestic cat, and of the wild ... 08/29/2014 - 6:31 pm | View Website
CNN Video Ouch! Would you get stun-gunned for art? This device caused an in-flight fight. 'Scariest selfie' will make you dizzy 08/29/2014 - 11:50 am | View Website
Shemer Art Center & Museum » News Beat the heat and visit the Shemer Art Center ! Monday, June 9 2014 By Nicole Royse. This summer is the perfect time to reconnect with your inner artist or help your ... 08/29/2014 - 6:07 am | View Website
Art E YE WITNESS COMPANIONS. Art robert cumming Text previously published in ART: A Field Guide PA I N T I NG • SCULPTU R E • ART I S TS • ST YLES • SCHO OL S 08/28/2014 - 12:31 am | View Website
Uber bills itself as a leader in tech innovation, but when it came to fighting mandated insurance for its drivers, the ride-share giant turned to good old-fashioned hardball politics.
The target: state Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla, D-Concord, author of an insurance-company-backed bill to require more comprehensive - and more expensive - liability insurance for ride-share drivers.
Besides working the Capitol hard, Uber carpet-bombed mailers in Bonilla's district - as well as the state Senate district where she plans to run next year in the likely event state Sen.
Team17 has announced its upcoming title Flockers will hit PS4 and Xbox One on September 19 in Europe and on September 23 in North America.
The game, which has been described as "a twisted blend of Lemmings inspired gameplay and Tim Burton style macabre", is already available in Steam Early Access.
Set in a steampunk world, you're tasked with guiding a flock of sheep through tricky puzzles, with failure seeing them get horribly mangled.
Ever pick up your child’s school backpack and wonder if it’s filled with bricks? If so, you’re not alone. Those ridiculously heavy burdens have plagued students — and concerned parents — for many years, according to local chiropractors. Not only are overstuffed backpacks unwieldy and vexing, they can cause students …