Visual Arts

Rijksmuseum shows off its Rembrandts in blockbuster show

Feb 13, 2019

For the first time, and likely the last, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is showing off almost all of its works by Rembrandt van Rijn in a single exhibition

Michael Jackson is back: Danish mall reverses removal

Feb 13, 2019

Denmark's oldest shopping mall has reversed its decision not to exhibit a statue of Michael Jackson

Glass houses: London's Tate Modern wins privacy fight

Feb 12, 2019

Neighbors of London's Tate Modern have lost a legal fight to force the art gallery to close a viewing platform that gives visitors a view into their homes

5 alleged Hitler watercolors go unsold at German auction

Feb 10, 2019

Five watercolors attributed to Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler from his early days as a struggling artist have failed to sell at auction in the southern German city of Nuremberg after questions arose about their authenticity

Artist Robert Ryman, known for shades of white, dies at 88

Feb 10, 2019

The artist Robert Ryman, a minimalist known for experimenting with varying shades of white, has died at age 88

Texas students don wigs in tribute to late painter Bob Ross

Feb 9, 2019

Art students at one Texas middle school donned wigs and painted little trees onto canvases to pay homage to the late painter Bob Ross

Actors who helped shape Broadway hits get share in profits

Feb 9, 2019

Performers who help develop successful Broadway shows will share in the profits under a landmark agreement between theater producers and the union representing actors

Germany: Texas museum stands by ownership of disputed art

Feb 8, 2019

A Houston museum says it "stands by its ownership" of a painting on loan to an exhibition in Germany which is being claimed as Nazi-looted art

George Michael's art collection up for auction at Christie's

Feb 8, 2019

Art works collected by singer George Michael before his death in 2016 are going up for auction

Woman found dead in suitcase identified as NY resident

Feb 8, 2019

Police in Connecticut have identified a woman found dead and bound in a suitcase as a 24-year-old New York resident who was reported missing last week

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