$142 million for a Francis Bacon triptych. $120 million for a pastel by Edvard Munch. $106 million for an oil painting by Picasso. After a slow 2012, the fine-art market is back. Stock market
A 1969 triptych by Francis Bacon was sold Tuesday for a whopping $142.4 million, breaking the record for a work of art sold at auction. The previous record holder was Edvard Munch's "The Scream," which sold for $119.9 million in 201...
"Three Studies of Lucian Freud" painting eclipses Edvard Munch's 'The Scream', setting new auction record.
The Scream by Edvard Munch (1863-1944) is one of the most famous paintings in Western art history -- and perhaps the most powerful Expressionist painting ever made. It certainly is the most readily recognized. Edvard Munch spent his childhood in Oslo, the second of five children born to a prominent Norwegian family. Show More Summary
"Girl with a Pearl Earring and an iPhone" after "Girl with a Pearl Earring" by Johannes Vermeer. (Credit: Kim Dong-Kyu) Perhaps the real reason Edvard Munch's subject is screaming is a shattered smartphone screen. Maybe Diego Velázquez's Rokeby Venus was just trying to capture a selfie. Show More Summary
We’ve just encountered another awesome reproduction of The Scream by Edvard Munch. This mouthwatering masterpiece was made by SugarWinzy using cream cheese brownies. They’re Halloween Scream Cheese Brownies! After pouring the brownie batter into the baking pan, SugarWinzy applied small amounts of cream cheese onto the batter using a squeeze bottle. Show More Summary
Edvard Munch (1863-1944), a Norwegian Expressionist painter, is perhaps most widely known for his 1893 painting “The Scream.” This painting sold last year for a record $120 million. SugarWinzy’s scream cheese version is filled with chocolatey horror. Show More Summary
From 4 October 2013 to 12 January 2014, Kunsthaus Zürich is showing some 150 masterpieces by the Norwegian Expressionist Edvard Munch. The large-format works on paper, half of them in colour, comprise all of his most celebrated motifs: ?The Scream,? ?Angst? and ?Melancholy,? as well as ?Vampire,? ?Madonna,? ?Girls on the Bridge? and self-portraits. Show More Summary
Who was Edvard Munch? Where did he train to become an artist? What is an artist, actually? How did Munch work? And just how on earth did The Scream become one of the most famous paintings in the world? The 150th anniversary of Edvard...Show More Summary
From 18 to 21 September 2013 the international ?Edvard Munch and/in Modernism? conference will be held in Oslo. About 100 Munch researchers and others with an interest in Munch from Norway and abroad are expected to attend. The conference is open to all who are interested in Munch. Show More Summary
Performance artist Marina Abramovic is sending a massive shout-out to Edvard Munch--she's recruited hundreds of Oslo residents to recreate Munch’s iconic “The Scream.”
Edvard Munch, tortured and brooding; Andy Warhol, detached and impenetrably cool. The two artists might not have gotten along well as studio mates, but as for aficionados artistic repetition, they have a definite kinship.
The 'Sausage In Art' series takes artworks by Jeff Koons, Edvard Munch, Van Gogh and others and reinterprets them with smoked and cured cold cuts.
Deli meat rendition of “The Scream” by Edvard Munch Classic works of art are recreated with smoked and cured meats in the delicious photo series, “Sausage in Art.” The series is a collaboration by photographer Karsten Wegener, designer Silke Baltruschat, and food stylist Raik Holst. Check out Wegener’s photo gallery for more. Deli meat rendition [...]
Copyright The Munch Museum/The Munch Ellingsen Group/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2012 The Staatsgalerie in Stuttgart, Germany, is celebrating the 150th birthday of Edvard Munch with a exhibition of their entire collection of his work, the first...Show More Summary
The Staatsgalerie honours the 150th birthday of Edvard Munch (1863?1944) by presenting its precious holdings of works by the Norwegian painter and graphic artist in their entirety for the first time in more than fifty years. Numbering...Show More Summary
Long neglected at home, Edvard Munch is finally to get his due as Norway honours one of its greatest artists with the most comprehensive retrospective ever to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth. "The Scream", of course, is there. Show More Summary
The city of Oslo said Tuesday it had clinched a deal to build a new museum housing the biggest collection of works by Norwegian expressionist master Edvard Munch, bringing to an end years of political squabbles. A majority in the city...Show More Summary
A political majority in Oslo struck a deal Tuesday to build a new museum for the iconic “The Scream” and 27,000 other works by world-renown painter Edvard Munch--but the debate about the costs continues.
The National Gallery of Art marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Edvard Munch, Norway?s most famed painter and printmaker, with an exhibition of more than 20 renowned works from the Gallery?s collection. On view from May 19 through...Show More Summary