Visual Arts

The Masters drawing that helped free a man from prison

Apr 13, 2019

Freed after 27 years in prison through a process that started because of his golf drawings, an artist finally visits the first hole he ever drew

The Masters drawing that helped end a prison term

Apr 12, 2019

How an inmate's drawing of Augusta's 12th hole wound up overturning his wrongful conviction after 27 years in Attica

Berlin show explores Nolde's complex relationship with Nazis

Apr 11, 2019

A Berlin museum is opening an exhibition based on years of research into expressionist painter Emil Nolde that chips away at the remnants of his image as a victim of the Nazi regime

Mistrial declared for man who snapped $4.5M statue's thumb

Apr 10, 2019

A jury was unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a Delaware man who admitted he broke a thumb off a $4.5 million statue at a Philadelphia museum

Getty Research Institute acquires Claes Oldenburg archives

Apr 9, 2019

The Getty Research Institute has acquired the archives of artist Claes Oldenburg and his late wife, Coosje van Bruggen

Millennial Money: Capture savings on professional photos

Apr 9, 2019

Here's how to get beautiful professional pictures without spending a fortune

Dutch soccer league dedicates official ball to Rembrandt

Apr 8, 2019

Soccer teams will be playing with fine art in the Dutch league next season

Conceptual artist Charles Gaines wins Edward MacDowell Medal

Apr 8, 2019

Conceptual artist Charles Gaines is this year's winner of the Edward MacDowell Medal, an honor previously given to Robert Frost and Toni Morrison among others

Artist who created first paint-by-numbers pictures dies

Apr 4, 2019

An artist behind the first paint-by-numbers pictures who helped make the kits an American sensation during the 1950s has died

Unseen photos of Frida Kahlo by her lover to be auctioned

Apr 3, 2019

Never seen before photos of Mexican artists Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Miguel Covarrubias shot by Nickolas Muray will be auctioned this week at Sotheby's New York

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