Sunday, June 17, 2018


Women observe "The Tip pof the Iceberg", 1991 of US-Artist Barbara Bloom in Basel

At World’s Biggest Art Fair, Squeezed Mid-Market Raises Concerns

By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi BASEL, Switzerland (Reuters) In a year when many major galleries made record sales, conversations at the world's biggest art fair this...
Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's possessions on display outside of Mexico for the first time, at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, Britain

Frida Kahlo’s Once Sealed Personal Belongings Go on Display in UK

LONDON (Reuters) Frida Kahlo's eyebrow pencil, lipstick, clothes and prosthetic leg are among the Mexican artist's personal belongings going on show in London, the...
Chinese vase found in shoebox sells for $19 million

Chinese Vase Found in Shoebox Sells for $19 Million

PARIS (Reuters)  An 18th century Chinese vase found in a shoebox in an attic in France sold for 16.2 million euros (£14.3 million) at auction...
Leaflets of the "Nureyev" ballet by director Kirill Serebrennikov, about the late Soviet ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, are seen on a staircase banister at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow

Russia’s Troubled Nureyev Production Sweeps Board at Ballet Awards

By Olga Sichkar MOSCOW (Reuters) A ballet about Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev which tested the Kremlin's tolerance with its evocation of gay romance picked up...
Artist and coordinator of the Royal Academy of Arts 250th Summer Exhibition, Grayson Perry, poses for a photograph at the press launch of the exhibition in London

Grayson Perry Opens ‘Rough and Tumble’ Royal Academy Art Show

LONDON (Reuters) A "Vote Leave" Brexit referendum poster that graffiti artist Banksy has transformed to read "Vote to Love" is among the highlights of...
An Artcurial employee poses as he holds the painting «Raccommodeuses de filets dans les dunes, 1882» (Women Mending Nets in the Dunes) by Vincent Van Gogh during a preview for media at their auction house in Paris

Van Gogh Landscape Sells for 7 Million Euros at Auction

PARIS (Reuters) An early landscape by Vincent Van Gogh, one of the art world's most sought-after painters, sold for 7.07 million euros ($8.27 million)...