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Indian avant garde art gets market tilt (Feature, With Images)


March 1st, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Avant garde art, traditionally known to set aesthetic trends away from the commercial drill, is reinventing itself as cutting edge contemporary art with a tilt ... Read more...

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Spotlight on M.F. Husain, price consciousness (Art Fair Review)


January 30th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) A surge of interest in icon M.F. Husain's art, curiosity about new media work, price consciousness and the realisation that European modern classics can be ... 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 drawing stolen from SF art gallery


July 7th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, July 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A drawing by Picasso has been stolen from an art gallery in San Francisco. The police are hunting for the thief who grabbed the drawing ... Read more...

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Print making now part of Indian artscape (With Images)


June 21st, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Buying art is no longer the same. Spiralling inflation and shooting prices are forcing Indian buyers and collectors to settle for the humble print that ... Read more...

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Bring a slice of Rodin’s legacy home - for Rs.6 lakh


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Not everyone in India can afford an Auguste Rodin sculpture, but a leading Indian boutique art house has made it possible for art lovers ... Read more...

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Iconic images of some of Playboy’s sexiest pin-ups up for grabs


November 19th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Playboy magazine is all set to auction off some of its most well known images featuring some of its big icons.An auction of 80 photographs that have ... Read more...

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“Playboy” To Auction Its Art Collection In December


November 9th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the "Playboy" fans, who are bored of seeing the same contemporary airbrushed and artificially titillating pictures in the famous magazine, will now be offered with ... Read more...

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Playboy To Auction Its Art Collection


November 9th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The name of Playboy magazine conjures up a number of names, the likes of Marilyn Monroe or Pamela Anderson. But what about Salvador Dali? ... Read more...

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Shekar Kapur invites Tim Burton to make film in India


May 16th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Internationally acclaimed Indian filmmaker Shekhar Kapur says he has invited Hollywood director Tim Burton, who specialises in dark and quirky themes, to scout for locations in India ... Read more...

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Dali takes Bollywood kitsch artist to surreal realm (With Images)


April 22nd, 2010 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The distance between Bollywood kitsch art and Spanish master Salvador Dali is a light year, but for Gurgaon-based pop artist Baba Anand, the progression from ... Read more...

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Cowell to host Dali themed wedding


March 30th, 2010 - 5:07 am ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell's wedding to fiancee Mezhgan Hussainy will be themed around a painting by Salvador Dali, according to his ex-girlfriend Sinitta. Cowell who proposed to the make-up ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell wants Salvador Dali theme wedding party


March 29th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): Music mogul Simon Cowell has revealed that he wants a Salvador Dali theme for his wedding party.Cowell, 50, has commissioned chief wedding planner and ex-flame Sinitta to help ... 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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Brain scans could one day be used to tell a Dali from a Picasso


November 27th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Can brain scans help classify art? Well, researchers from ATR Computational Neuroscience Laboratories in Kyoto, Japan seem to have found the answer.Lead researcher Yukiyasu Kamitani insists brain activity ... Read more...

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Kidney transplant op transforms plumber into gifted artist!


August 19th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 19 (ANI): In a miraculous change of fortune, a plumber has transformed into a gifted painter ever since he had a kidney transplant.The plumber believes the donor of his new ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson wanted to clone himself


July 7th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Michael Jackson was so scared of dying that he wanted to clone himself. He wanted to live forever, says the singer's driver. Mirror.co.uk reports that Jackson, who died ... Read more...

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UK kids think Auschwitz is a type of beer, a festival or bread


March 9th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): If you thought that the Nazi extermination camp, Auschwitz, was one of the biggest scar on world history, then youll be surprised to know that many schoolchildren ... Read more...

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Salvador Dalis works expected to fetch PS1m at London auction


December 12th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 12 (ANI): A collection of bronze sculptures modelled by the surrealist Salvador Dali are expected to fetch up to 1 million pounds at an auction in London.The artist, who ... Read more...

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India highlight of prestigious European art fair


November 13th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Indian art will be the highlight of one of Europe's best-known contemporary art fairs - ARCO Madrid 2009, which will be held in February 2009 and showcase ... Read more...

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Antonio Banderas may star in indie biopic Dali


November 6th, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): Spanish actor Antonio Banderas may star in Simon Wests indie biopic Dali.The 48-year-old actor is in final negotiations to play Salvador Dali, a Spanish Catalan surrealist painter, ... Read more...

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Cosmos Brands to expand operations in India


February 20th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Mumbai-based Cosmos Brands Distributors Pvt Ltd, one of the major distributors of international perfumes in India, is planning to set up 18 hair salons and 27 perfumeries ... Read more...

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