Visual Arts

US government returns painting stolen by Nazis

Apr 2, 2019

The U.S. government has returned a painting stolen by the Nazis during World War II to the heirs of a renowned Jewish art collector

Herb Ritts photos of Bowie, Madonna, more to be exhibited

Mar 31, 2019

The work of the famed celebrity and fashion photographer Herb Ritts is going on display at an upstate New York museum

Tulsa museum to feature musician Bob Dylan's paintings

Mar 30, 2019

A Tulsa museum will soon open a new exhibit about Bob Dylan, which will showcase 12 pastel portraits the musician painted

Amid gripes, Louvre pyramid celebrates 30 years with collage

Mar 29, 2019

A French street artist has created an optical illusion installation around the Louvre's glass pyramid entrance to mark its 30th birthday

Rising seas force 'underwater homeowners' to mobilize

Mar 29, 2019

In the "Underwater Homeowners Association," neighbors become climate-change advocates by focusing attention on how rising seas will affect real estate

UK experts: 'Fake' Botticelli work is from artist's studio

Mar 28, 2019

Art experts in Britain have discovered that a painting thought to be a fake Sandro Botticelli in fact came from the master's own Florence workshop

Dutch art sleuth recovers Picasso stolen 20 years ago

Mar 26, 2019

A Dutch art detective says he has recovered a painting by Pablo Picasso 20 years after it was stolen from a wealthy Saudi's yacht

Tate exhibition looks at Van Gogh's early years in London

Mar 25, 2019

Vincent Van Gogh left just one painting of Britain, but a new exhibition shows that London was a big influence on the sunflower-loving Dutch artist

Museum is glad to finally hear: Yes, it's really a Van Gogh

Mar 22, 2019

A painting at a Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated by Dutch researchers

Sorrow revisited: Re-creating Katrina's muck in New Orleans

Mar 20, 2019

Nearly 14 years after Hurricane Katrina hit, there's a house in New Orleans' Gentilly neighborhood that looks as though the floodwaters only recently receded

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