A new exhibit at the Queen's Gallery in London is titled In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion. It features portraits painted in the 16th and 17th century — Tudors and Stuarts, but also Italians, Spaniards and Germans. Read more...
The appropriately macabre-named Last Rites Gallery in New York City invites horror fans and fine art aficionados alike to “get your zombie on” for a new exhibit beginning this Saturday: titled simply Zombie, the show will put the exclusive...Show More Summary
SELLERS: Peri Gilpin and Christian VincentLOCATION: Malibu, CAPRICE: $4,700,000SIZE: 1,783 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 4 bathroomsYOUR MAMAS NOTES: Not quite three years ago television actress Peri Gilpin and her fine art painter husband...Show More Summary
We used to call them "self-portraits," and they were one of the best known tropes of fine art. Now we call 'em "selfies" and people get super judgmental. Either way, here are your selfies portraits. Read more...
I can remember the first time I stumbled on Caroline Yoon's work. I can remember because I was mesmerized. I instantly fell in love with every.single.image her lens captured, and it started a full-blown love affair that will probably never end. So when she sent over this beyond gorgeous engagement session, with a Bride-to-be who's style…
While fine art is a subjective field, graphic design is more formulaic in its fundamentals. An effective design should make people feel a certain way and take a certain action. In this article I’d like to share Gravity Switch’s web design principles and our thinking behind them. Those rules are: define goals first; focus on [...]
Today's Fine Art is all about the work of Robin Chyo. Read more...
On Thursday, June 13, Swann Galleries will offer more than 150 unique works of art in an auction of American Art. Highlights include a run of works by Paul Cadmus, created in his early 90s and representing the culmination of his career as a master draftsman of the human form?specifically males. Show More Summary
The Bonhams Hong Kong 2013 Spring Fine Jewellery & Jadeite Auction held on 25 May at the Island Ballroom of the Island Shangri-La Hotel offers 190 sparks of marvels that will entice collectors and aficionados alike. Headlining the sale...Show More Summary
The scrappy kids at the Academy of Art are putting their semester's work on display starting tonight at the Palace of Fine Arts for the 2013 Spring Show. There's an opening reception tonight from 7 to 9 p.m., and works on display will be from 21 different art and design disciplines. [ more › ]
These stunning photographs by the LA-based fine art photographer … Read More
Hello, Every week or so I use this column as a space to discuss and review comics, fine art, illustration, and general nerd interest in the e-pages of VICE magazine. This is the second week in a row that my column has been about art shows. Show More Summary
Now, thanks to his hilarious performance at Whitman College last weekend, the British comedian can add coveted commencement speaker and honorary doctor of fine arts to that list.
The Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art auction, offering 452 lots, is the largest sale in the Bonhams Hong Kong 2013 Spring Auctions series. A carefully curated collection of Chinese works of art sourced from around the world, the sale includes all the major categories that reflect the long history and rich diversity of Chinese art. Show More Summary
Bonhams Hong Kong will be offering Objects of Refined Virtue: A Private Collection of Scholar?s Objects, a single-owner collection of 45 fine and rare Chinese works of arts originally commissioned for the Imperial court and literati elite. Show More Summary
Sadly, Gustav Klimt is famous for his tawdry bling, rather than for the quality of his art; but this delightful drawing Annerl, thought to be from a photo of his 5-year-old sister who died 10 years earlier, shows what a fine artist he was (CLICK). Show More Summary
EAST HAMPTON, New York (Reuters) - Judging by early demand for everything from doggie daycare to Ferrari rentals and fine art, rich Americans are going to make this a strong summer in one of their favorite playgrounds - the beach towns...Show More Summary
Matthew Inman, author of the wildly popular web comic The Oatmeal, has a finely honed ability to offend, annoy, and torment. He once ordered ovulation tests for a guy who dared to send him an email with poor grammar....
Frank Auerbach, one of Britain?s most accomplished living artists, will have his first solo exhibition in Asia at Ben Brown Fine Arts in Hong Kong from 22 May 2013. By concentrating solely on a select group of portrait paintings andShow More Summary
Bonhams Hong Kong?s 2013 Spring Sale of Fine Chinese Paintings & Contemporary Asian Art on 25 May at the Island Shangri-la Hotel offers 149 lots. In addition to masterpieces from legendary classical and modern artists such as Wen Zhengming,...Show More Summary