Roman sculpture up for auction in US linked to disgraced dealer | Sculpture

An archaeologist is calling for a US auction house to withdraw a monumental Roman sculpture from sale, claiming he has photographic evidence of its direct link to a dealer involved with illicit trade. Prof Christos Tsirogiannis, whose academic research focuses on antiquities and trafficking networks, said Hindman Auctions in Chicago should cancel its auction of … Read more

Banksy: Artist behind Jubilee mural in Wood Green comes forward

Banksy: Artist behind Jubilee mural in Wood Green comes forward

A provocative mural that drew comparisons to Banksy has appeared on the side of a Poundland store in Wood Green, north London. Local residents thought the piece, which makes a statement about slavery ahead of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, could be as genuine work by the illusive street artist. However, James Straffon has now been … Read more

Vic Reeves and wife Nancy Sorrell catch the eye in colorful attire at his art exhibition

Vic Reeves and wife Nancy Sorrell catch the eye in colorful attire at his art exhibition

Vic Reeves and his wife Nancy Sorrell were in good spirits as they stepped out together for a private viewing of The Annual Vic Reeves exhibition at the Grosvenor Gallery in London on Friday. The comedian, 63, ensured he caught the eye of onlookers by opting for a colorful shirt with an artistic print on … Read more

Artsy CMO Everette Taylor: ‘I want to help democratize the art world’

Artsy CMO Everette Taylor: ‘I want to help democratize the art world’

“If you had told 15-year-old me that I would be helping to run an art company, I never would have believed you. I come from Southside, Richmond, Virginia. That’s the hood. A lot of the people in the art world come from privileged backgrounds where they grew up with art. I accidentally fell into it. … Read more

Artwork in Hollytree unveiled in memory of Brownie the neighborhood dog | Local News

Artwork in Hollytree unveiled in memory of Brownie the neighborhood dog |  Local News

In remembrance of a “South Tyler legacy,” residents of Hollytree came together on Monday to wrap an electrical box with portraits of a beloved four-legged friend they called their own. Brownie the dog, who was estimated to be 22 years old, was a neighborhood street dog who died about two months ago. He may not … Read more

Auction houses stop Russian art sales as Russia-Ukraine war drags on: ‘Strict compliance’

Auction houses stop Russian art sales as Russia-Ukraine war drags on: ‘Strict compliance’

Retired US Navy Seal Rob O’Neill weighs in on how the United States responds to Putin’s nuclear threats on ‘Fox Business Tonight.’ In light of the Russia-Ukraine war, leading auction houses are pausing their Russian art sales and don’t have plans to participate in Russian Art Week this summer. The business decision has been made … Read more

Kraken host Sass’ advocacy art show “Behind the Front”

Kraken host Sass’ advocacy art show “Behind the Front”

Kimberly Sass was frustrated with her locker room. Sass, a Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association goalie, and her teammates found themselves trying to get dressed in a locker room that was spilling over to the toilet area. They rolled their eyes and made jokes about it, but the frustrations were mounting. “Nobody knows about this,” … Read more

Ukraine says Russians bombed art school sheltering 400 in besieged city of Mariupol

Ukraine says Russians bombed art school sheltering 400 in besieged city of Mariupol

Lviv, Ukraine — Ukrainian authorities said Sunday that Russia’s military bombed an art school sheltering some 400 people in the embattled port city of Mariupol, where Ukraine’s president said an unrelenting Russian headquarters would be remembered for centuries to come. It was the second time in less than a week that city officials reported a … Read more

Iron Man, Wolverine & Venom Get New Costumes in Dark Avengers Concept Art

Iron Man, Wolverine & Venom Get New Costumes in Dark Avengers Concept Art

In Dark Avengers concept art shared by Mike Deodato, it turns out the twisted team originally gave new looks to Wolverine, Venom, Hawkeye and more. In concept art recently shared by Mike Deodato, the dark avengers‘ original designs reveal that Norman Osborn almost wore very different Iron Man armor as the team’s leader, and that … Read more

Rise of Skywalker Concept Art Shows Kylo Ren’s Violent Search For Exegol

Rise of Skywalker Concept Art Shows Kylo Ren’s Violent Search For Exegol

Early concept art for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker depicts a far more violent Kylo Ren as he searches for the distant planet Exegol. Concept art for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker shows Kylo Ren’s violent search for Exegol. The ninth and final film of the Skywalker Saga was released in 2019 and … Read more