Friday, November 15, 2013
Art collectors dug deep into their pockets on Wednesday and smashed records for a second str
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Famed impressionist painter Claude Monet's works can be viewed today at the National Museum of History (NMH) in the “Monet: Landscapes of Mind” exhibition, which will run from Nov. 14-Feb. 16.
Shocking, intimate and often bemusing to outsiders, the modern art produced by a small group of young Afghans would come as a surprise to connoisseurs who stalk the galleries of New York, London and Tokyo.
A triptych by British painter Francis Bacon — “Three Studies of Lucian Freud” — sold for US$142.4 million on Tuesday, smashing the world record for the most expensive piece of art auctioned.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
There is a place where Snoopy frolics carefree with the scandalous Yellow Kid, where Pogo the possum philosophizes alongside Calvin and Hobbes. It's a place where Beetle Bailey loafs with Garfield the cat, while Krazy Kat takes another brick to the noggin, and brooding heroes battle dark forces on the pages of fat graphic novels.
Sunday, November 10, 2013
New evidence of the authenticity of a drip painting said by some to be abstract expressionist Jackson Pollock's final work was presented at a conference of art experts on Friday.
Sergei Polunin admits money and fame can be an addiction. He says his hero is bad-boy actor Mickey Rourke. He does not much like rehearsing and sometimes prefers not to show up.
Friday, November 8, 2013
The works of Nick Veasey, a British artist specializing in X-ray photography, made their debut yesterday in Taipei at the Bluerider Art gallery.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Culture Minister Lung Ying-tai will set off on a four-day trip to Hong Kong on Friday to promote Taiwan's performing arts groups and deepen cultural exchanges between the two sides.