Art

A Vase Kept in an Ordinary Kitchen Turned Out to Be a Qing-Dynasty Artwork Worth Millions | Smart News

The artwork’s last owner purchased it for just a few hundred pounds. Photo courtesy of Dreweatts When Mark Newstead first saw the blue-and-gold porcelain vase sitting in his friend’s kitchen in the late 1990s, he thought it looked familiar. Based on the colors, design, and shape of the vessel, the Asian ceramics and artworks consultant …

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Hauser and Wirth Is Opening a New Space Dedicated to Craft and Design in the Hamptons

As mega-gallery Hauser & Wirth is coming up on its 30th anniversary, co-founder Manuela Wirth says she made a concerted decision not to step out with a splashy party to celebrate. Instead, Wirth is going back to her roots as an arts and crafts teacher in her pre-gallery days by establishing the first US outpost …

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Street artists to make documentary about court battle with Dublin City Council

A COLLECTIVE OF street artists is planning to make a documentary about its lengthy court battle with Dublin City Council. Subset has been at the center of a five-year court dispute with the council over three murals around the city, which the council claims do not have planning permission. The movement is being taken to …

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Neptunes Portal is an interactive art project that the public can participate in by peeking into a mystifying green cylinder

In Encinitas, California, you’ll find the one and only Neptunes Portal. It is an interactive art project that the public can participate in by peeking into a mystifying green cylinder. Jack Lampl, the creator of this project, has the green cylinder sitting on top of his mailbox outside of his house. When you look into …

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Surely they did not … did they? RICHARD KAY poses the tantalizing question

They were hardly the embodiment of love’s young dream: he stooped, scruffy in paint-spattered trousers with a thin scarf tied loosely at his neck; she blonde, stylish and though pregnant unmistakably the elfin face that adorned countless magazine covers. Yet for a few heady weeks exactly 20 years ago, Lucian Freud and model Kate Moss …

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Warhol, Banksy works sold from Worth Ave. gallery were fakes, investigators say

MIAMI – In December of 2021, FBI and IRS agents pulled up to an art gallery on pricey Worth Avenue, went inside, packed up some artwork, then covered the windows of the gallery, and surrounded it with yellow crime scene tape. On Friday, Palm Beach art dealer Daniel Elie Bouaziz made his first appearance before …

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