Visual Arts

Judge awards graffiti artists $6.7M after works destroyed

Feb 12, 2018

A New York judge has awarded over $6 million to graffiti artists who sued after their work was destroyed on buildings that were torn down to make room for luxury residences

Obama jokes he failed to get artist to give him smaller ears

Feb 12, 2018

Former President Barack Obama jokes that the artist who painted his portrait ignored his request for less gray hair and "smaller ears."

The Latest: Obama: Working with artist on a portrait a 'joy'

Feb 12, 2018

Former President Barack Obama says that sitting down for his presidential portrait was a frustrating experience

Simple sketch helps police ID market theft suspect

Feb 9, 2018

Police say an extremely simple sketch helped investigators identify a suspect in a theft from a Pennsylvania farmers market

Museum: Painting is a genuine Jan Steen artwork, not a copy

Feb 9, 2018

A Dutch museum says that a painting previously thought to be an 18th-century copy of a work by Jan Steen is actually an original by the Dutch master

Celebrating a pulp fiction artist who broke gender barriers

Feb 9, 2018

A pioneering illustrator for the pulp fiction crime and romance magazines of the 1940s is being celebrated in a new exhibit at the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts

The Latest: 'Thank You Fans' _ Eagles flash Lombardi trophy

Feb 8, 2018

The Philadelphia Eagles are thanking the fans and sharing their glory with them as the Super Bowl parade makes its way up Broad Street

Judge rules against heir who wanted Met to return a Picasso

Feb 7, 2018

A federal judge in New York has dismissed a lawsuit seeking the return by the Metropolitan Museum of Art of a Picasso painting that a Jewish businessman allegedly sold under duress

AP PHOTOS: Greek workshop recreates ancient masterpieces

Feb 2, 2018

AP PHOTOS: Greek workshop recreates ancient masterpieces

Experts warn of risk of sinkhole in popular New Mexico area

Jan 31, 2018

Experts are painting a dire picture about the impending collapse of a giant cavern under a highway interchange that serves as a gateway to two national parks and the heart of New Mexico's oil and gas country

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