Visual Arts

Man pleads guilty in scheme to sell paintings from art heist

Feb 15, 2018

A West Virginia man has pleaded guilty to pretending he had access to paintings stolen in the largest art heist in U.S. history and trying to sell them on the internet for millions of dollars

FBI: Partygoer stole museum statue's left thumb after selfie

Feb 15, 2018

Federal authorities say a Delaware man snapped a selfie before stealing part of a $4.5 million statue at a Philadelphia museum

Wallace and Gromit creator goes prehistoric with 'Early Man'

Feb 15, 2018

The kooky caveman characters that come to life in "Early Man" have been kicking around in Nick Park's imagination for decades

Portland Museum of Art expands its Winslow Homer collection

Feb 14, 2018

The Portland Museum of Art is expanding its Winslow Homer collection thanks to the donation of a dozen paintings from the Berger Collection Educational Trust

Art Institute of Chicago acquires modern art piece

Feb 14, 2018

The Art Institute of Chicago has beat out other top museums and acquired a 1914 modern art piece by Marcel Duchamp.

Museum: Michelangelo exhibition makes 'most attended' list

Feb 14, 2018

New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art says its recently concluded Michelangelo exhibit is the tenth most visited exhibition in the museum's history

On a massive bed of popcorn, Raf Simons re-examines America

Feb 14, 2018

At New York Fashion Week, designer Raf Simons built an American landscape on a massive bed of popcorn for his Calvin Klein runway show

Refugees, human displacement dominate major Indian art fair

Feb 13, 2018

Human displacement, the suffering of refugees and the notion of identity dominated the India Art Fair, providing a curated glimpse into the Asian art scene through the years

Carolina Herrera bids her line adieu with elegant flourish

Feb 13, 2018

Oscar de la Renta presents a lighter look for evening at NY Fashion Week, and Ralph Lauren heads to Jamaica

France gives long-unclaimed artwork to Jewish couple's heirs

Feb 12, 2018

France has returned a 16th century oil painting that fell into Nazi hands during World War II to a Jewish couple's heirs

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