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Czech police look for stolen Picasso, Renoir paintings


July 12th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Prague, July 12 (IANS) A hunt is on for Pablo Picasso and Pierre-Auguste Renoir paintings that were stolen from a private collection of a Czech businessman in the town of ... Read more...

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Picasso painting vandalised in US


June 20th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) A priceless 1929 painting "Woman in a Red Armchair" by Pablo Picasso was vandalised by a man who spray-painted on it at an art museum in ... Read more...

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Munch’s ‘The Scream’ sold for record $119 million at U.S. art auction


May 3rd, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Edvard Munch's masterpiece "The Scream", one of the world's most recognizable images, was sold for a record $119,922,500 at an art auction in New York City ... Read more...

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Banderas to play Picasso in ‘33 Dias’


February 20th, 2012 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 20 (IANS) Spanish actor Antonio Banderas will play Pablo Picasso in Carlos Saura's upcoming "33 Dias" (33 Days).The $7.9 million film will focus on the painter's emotional turmoil ... Read more...

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Picasso, most stolen artist


January 29th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) Over 1,000 pieces of art by Pablo Picasso have been stolen or gone missing, more than any other artist in the world.The Spanish artist has 1,147 ... Read more...

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Where Indian art meets global creativity (With Image)


January 26th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Boundaries crumbled when India met Iran, Germany, Britain, US and Africa under one roof at the India Art Fair which opened to the public here ... Read more...

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1,000 artists, 20 countries - India Art Fair cometh


January 18th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Billed as one of the biggest carnivals of art this year, the fourth India Art Fair here Jan 25-29 will feature more than 1,000 artists ... Read more...

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Picasso stolen from Athens National Gallery


January 10th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Athens, Jan 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police in Athens are searching for a group of burglars who broke into the biggest art museum in the country and made away with two valuable ... Read more...

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Two stolen Picasso paintings recovered in Serbia


October 27th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Oct 27 (IANS/AKI) Serbian police have recovered two paintings by Pablo Picasso three years after they were stolen from a Swiss gallery.Tte de Cheval (Horse's Head) from 1962 and ... Read more...

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Stolen Picasso paintings found in Serbia


October 8th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two stolen Pablo Picasso paintings worth millions of dollars have been found in Serbia, Swiss broadcaster SF said citing a Swiss prosecutor.The works, Tête de ... Read more...

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Paltrow thinks husband Chris is like Picasso


August 4th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Actress Gwyneth Paltrow says she doesn't ask husband Chris Martin for advice on singing because it would be like asking Pablo Picasso how to paint.The ... Read more...

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271 Picasso works found with French couple


June 14th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) A French couple have been found to illegally possess 271 works by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso worth up to 80 million pounds ($131 million).Pierre Le Guennec, ... Read more...

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M.F. Husain ‘Through The Eyes Of A Painter’ (Chronology)


June 9th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) There were milestones aplenty during the life of M.F. Husain, who died Thursday at London's Royal Brompton Hospital at the age of 95. Here's a ... Read more...

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Sotheby’s sells eight Picassos for more than $50 mn


May 5th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 5 (IANS/EFE) Sotheby's auction house in New York sold eight works by Pablo Picasso for a total of over $50 million, including "Femmes lisant (Deux Personnages)" that ... Read more...

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Mao Zedong prints sell for nearly $1 mn


April 23rd, 2011 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 23 (IANS/EFE) A set of 1972 screenprints of Chinese communist leader Mao Zedong sold at a New York auction for $938,500.Andy Warhol (1928-1987) took the Chinese leader ... Read more...

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Vidya present to support Sabyasachi at WIFW finale


April 11th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) It was a splendid tribute to contemporary and classic fashion at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW) grand finale Sunday as the ramp ... Read more...

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28 stolen art pieces worth $3.5 mn found in Spain


December 21st, 2010 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 21 (IANS/EFE) Twenty-eight art works, including a few by Pablo Picasso, which were stolen last month from near Madrid have been found, officials said. The art works are valued ... Read more...

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Billionaire Russian Capitalist, Roman Abramovich, Acquires An Island Worth $400 Million For Lodging His Famous Art Collection


December 8th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
In the beginning of 2010, the eminent billionaire Russian capitalist, Mikhail Prokhorov, acquired a controlling interest worth $250 million in the New Jersey Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Now, it ... Read more...

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Truck carrying $6.5 mn in art works stolen in Spain


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 3 (IANS/EFE) A truck carrying art works valued at 5 million euros ($6.5 million) was stolen last weekend near the Spanish capital, authorities said Thursday.Security cameras at a warehouse in ... Read more...

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Bunch of unseen Picasso paintings found in France


November 30th, 2010 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) A huge cache of canvas painted by Pablo Picasso nearly 100 years ago were unveiled for the first time by a French man who claimed the art works ... Read more...

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Satya Paul apparels wow Malaysians


November 24th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 24 (IANS) Saris, apparels and party wear by Indian fashion designer Satya Paul, and endorsed by Bollywood stars like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan and ... Read more...

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Asian buyers start appearing on Christie’s radar


November 16th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Four percent of buyers at this week's auctions at Christie's, New York, were from Asia, a statement released by the famous auction house said, adding that the ... Read more...

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Dyslexia secret of Da Vinci and Picasso’s success


November 14th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 14 (IANS) The secret of Leonardo da Vinci and Pablo Picasso's success may have been their dyslexia, a learning difficulty. Researchers say that dyslexics have a better understanding of space. ... Read more...

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Did Da Vinci’s dyslexia help him to be a master painter?


November 12th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): Psychologists say that the secret of Leonardo Da Vinci's talent and Pablo Picasso's success may have been their dyslexia.The two men both suffered from the 'word blindness' that ... Read more...

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600M Worth of Picasso, Matisse, Modigliani Paintings Stolen!


May 20th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Radio France International reports that five paintings by such artists as Modigliani, Picasso, Matisse and more, which added up t a total worth of over 600 million dollars, ... Read more...

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Picasso sets new art auction record: $106.5 mn


May 5th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 5 (DPA) A 1932 painting by Pablo Picasso sold Tuesday night in New York for $106.5 million, a new world record auction price for a work of art, the ... Read more...

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Picasso’s ‘Nude, Green Leaves and Bust’ fetches record $106m at Christie’s


May 5th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
London, May 5(ANI): Spanish artist Pablo Picasso's painting 'Nude, Green Leaves and Bust' has been auctioned off at a record 106 million dollars.The artist's 1932 picture, which belonged to the late Los ... Read more...

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“Andromeda Strain” Author’s Art Collections For Auction


March 28th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan BhaduriNew York, Mar 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The author of "Andromeda Strain," Michael Crichton had been very passionate about collecting the master art pieces. His collection includes a pile of Jasper ... Read more...

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New exhibition to show Picasso’s feminist side


March 28th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): Legendary Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, whose womanizing habits were almost as popular as his works, will be presented as a women's movement supporter in a new exhibition.The ... Read more...

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Giacometti’s “L’Homme qui marche I” sold for a record $103.4 million


February 4th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) – The sculpture “L'Homme qui marche I” was sold for a record-breaking $103.4 million (£65 million) on a Sotheby’s auction on Wednesday.It was bought by an anonymous phone bidder, ... Read more...

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US varsity to exhibit M.F. Husain’s early masterpieces


January 28th, 2010 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) Brown University, a member of the prestigious Ivy League, will hold an exhibition of early masterpieces of Maqbool Fida Husain, one of India's most famous living painters, from ... Read more...

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US art dealer gives Cuba works by Picasso, Warhol


January 27th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Jan 27 (IANS/EFE) US gallery owner Gilbert Brownstone has donated to Cuba nine drawings and engravings on paper by renowned artists including Pablo Picasso, Joan Miro and Andy Warhol, Cuban state ... Read more...

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Stumbling visitor damages Picasso’s ‘Actor’ in New York


January 26th, 2010 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 26 (DPA) A woman stumbled into a Pablo Picasso painting and tore a 15-cm-rip into the 100-year-old treasure, "The Actor", the Metropolitan Museum of Art said Monday. The accident happened ... Read more...

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Dali exhibit opens in Mexico


January 25th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 25 (IANS/EFE) The work and life of Spanish surrealism genius Salvador Dali, who died 21 years ago, is being remembered in the southeastern Mexican city of Merida with an ... Read more...

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An Antique Dealer Is Accused Of Selling A Fake Painting Of Picasso


January 10th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Forgeries concerning art work has always remained a big problem in the sphere. A West Hollywood antiques dealer has allegedly done a heinous crime. The antiques ... Read more...

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