Visual Arts

Eccentric German-Israeli artist Max Weinberg dies aged 90

Apr 19, 2018

German-Israeli artist Max Weinberg, best known for his large, colorful paintings and distinctive personal appearance, has died

Icons of American West on display in new museum _ in Florida

Apr 17, 2018

When you think of Florida, cowboys, wolves and mesas don't come to mind. But in downtown St. Petersburg, the imagery of the American West is on display in a new museum

Outdoors humor columnist Patrick F. McManus dies at 84

Apr 13, 2018

Patrick F. McManus, a prolific writer best known for his humor columns in fishing and hunting magazines who also wrote mystery novels and one-man comedy plays, has died

'Star Wars' creator's museum buys Rockwell masterpiece

Apr 11, 2018

The Massachusetts museum that won a legal battle over its plan to sell dozens of works has sold a Norman Rockwell masterpiece to a Los Angeles museum founded by "Star Wars" creator George Lucas

The Latest: George Lucas' museum buys Rockwell masterpiece

Apr 11, 2018

The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Los Angeles says it has bought Norman Rockwell's "Shuffleton's Barbershop" from a cash-strapped Massachusetts museum.

British abstract artist Gillian Ayres dies at 88

Apr 11, 2018

British artist Gillian Ayres, whose abstract works celebrated shape and color, has died at 88

Review: Berenice Abbott's remarkable life in photography

Apr 9, 2018

New biography captures Berenice Abbott's remarkable life in photography

Warhol's Elvis portrait could fetch $30M at Christie's sale

Apr 5, 2018

An Andy Warhol painting of Elvis Presley _ the artist's only full-length portrait _ is for sale with an estimated price tag of $30 million

Emily Nemens is new Paris Review editor

Apr 5, 2018

The Paris Review has chosen a new editor, Emily Nemens, currently the co-editor of The Southern Review

Judge gives green light to contentious museum art sale

Apr 5, 2018

A judge has approved a plan for a cash-strapped Massachusetts museum to sell dozens of pieces of art, including works by Norman Rockwell

Syok Asia welcomes the generations to witness the beautiful world of art and creativity in Malaysia and the rest of the world.

Contact us: