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Lurid Tales of Crime and Aristocratic Extravagance

The primary pleasure in Making Monte Carlo comes from watching the various eccentrics, lowlifes, high-rollers, and famous artists -- Edvard Munch, Karl Marx, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Coco Chanel -- stroll in to take a seat at the table. The post Lurid Tales of Crime and Aristocratic Extravagance appeared first on The Millions.

Crimes of the Art

2 weeks agoArts : Hyperallergic

On this week’s art crime blotter: seven Andy Warhol prints went missing from a museum, two men were arrested as authorities recovered a stolen Edvard Munch, and a Russian cultural critic was murdered.

Stolen Edvard Munch Recovered After Seven Years

2 weeks agoArts : Modern Art Notes

The lithograph, titled Historien, “shows an elderly bearded man speaking to a young boy and was valued at the time of its theft at 240,000 euros ($244,000).”

This is what happens when hornets build their nest on a mask

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : Death and Taxes

It basically looks like an Edvard Munch painting, but a lot scarier.

26 of Edvard Munch's exceptional prints and a key painting on view at the Tacoma Art Museum

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Travel from the shores of Puget Sound to the fjords of Norway with the exhibition Edvard Munch and the Sea, on view exclusively at Tacoma Art Museum April 9 through July 17, 2016. This is your opportunity to dive deep into Munch?s powerful works, rarely exhibited in the Pacific Northwest, with 26 of his exceptional prints and a key painting. Show More Summary

Norwegian Police Recover a Valuable Stolen Artwork by Edvard Munch

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Two men thought connected with the theft are in police custody.

Stolen Munch recovered in Norway, two arrested

3 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Norwegian police on Wednesday announced the recovery of a valuable lithograph by Edvard Munch which was stolen in 2009, with two men arrested. The artwork, named 'Historien' or 'History' in Norwegian, was retrieved undamaged, a statement said. Show More Summary

dappledwithshadow: Edvard MunchStream in Spring1882Oil on...

2 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

dappledwithshadow: Edvard Munch Stream in Spring 1882 Oil on cardboard 27 x 35 cm Private Collection

We All Scream

For more than a century, the reputation of Edvard Munch has circled the canon of modern art like a big plane seeking a runway. He is famous, sure, for the flayed, undulating figure of existential panic in “The Scream” (1893) and for a few other images, touching on love and death, from the first, rock-star-like decade of his career. Show More Summary

Art Review: Looking at Edvard Munch, Beyond ‘The Scream’

2 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

An exhibition at the Neue Galerie aims to put Munch in historical and cultural perspective.

Paris’s Biggest Private Art Museum Hosted Blockbuster After Blockbuster – And Now It’s Closing Down

2 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

The gallery, “which had ruffled the feathers of the French capital’s major museums with a string of blockbuster shows on Edvard Munch, Jackson Pollock, Man Ray and the Chinese terracotta warriors of Xian, said its takings had dropped by a quarter in two years.”

Dulwich presents first UK show dedicated to landscape painter and printmaker, Nikolai Astrup

3 months agoArts : Artdaily

Dulwich Picture Gallery will present the first UK exhibition of paintings and prints by Nikolai Astrup (1880-1928), one of Norway?s finest twentieth-century artists. Along with Edvard Munch, Astrup expanded the artistic possibilities...Show More Summary

Magnetic north

Edvard Munch, I cannot abide,’ wrote Nikolai Astrup in a letter to his friend Arne Giverholt. ‘Everything that he does… The post Magnetic north appeared first on The Spectator.

Superman ‘The Scream’ T-Shirt

4 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : GeekAlerts

The Man of Steel, and his arch-nemesis, get artsy with the Superman ‘The Scream’ T-Shirt. Edvard Munch gave us The Scream, and that was nice of him, but any work of art can be elevated to the next level with a few well-placed superheroes. In this case, Superman takes on the iconic role of the […]

lilacsinthedooryard: Edvard Munch (Norway,1863-1944) The...

4 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

lilacsinthedooryard: Edvard Munch (Norway,1863-1944) The Living Room of the Misses Munch in Pilestredet 61 1881

Screaming Artworks That Use the Human Howl as Their Focus

We’re not sure how Edvard Munch would feel about his tortured Expressionist painting The Scream being used to sell tote bags, umbrellas, and greeting cards. But the Norwegian painter might get a kick out of knowing that his famous creation was stolen twice — and was luckily recaptured. Show More Summary

huariqueje: Winter Landscape, Elgersberg  -  Edvard Munch...

5 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

huariqueje: Winter Landscape, Elgersberg  -  Edvard Munch  1906 Norwegian 1863-1944 Munch Museum, Oslo

There's A Story Behind Every Mosaic At Greenwich Village's Peculier Pub

   Some of the world's most whimsical artistic interpretations aren't found in the city's best museums but rather hidden inside a longtime Greenwich Village pub, where depictions from the Sistine Chapel, Edvard Munch's "The Scream," and van Gogh's "Starry Night" share space with antique beer cans and currency from across the globe. Show More Summary

Museum 'Bans' Cameras And Asks Guests To Sketch Art Instead

5 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Does a swarm of selfies being taken next to the "Mona Lisa" make you want to reenact Edvard Munch’s “The Scream?” If so, you’re not alone. In fact, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has come up with a masterpiece of a campaign called #Startdrawing that encourages guests to sketch rather than snap pictures of its works of art. Show More Summary

Art Break: Munch

Art Contrarian looks at the work of Edvard Munch.

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