LONDON (AP) — The man accused of kidnapping a British model in Italy painted a picture of big money, international intrigue and spine-chilling dealings as a member of Black Death, an organization selling drugs, guns and murder on the...Show More Summary
When looking to increase the value of one’s home before selling, common renovations include updating flooring, changing countertops, slapping a fresh coat of paint on the front door and maybe updating some of the home’s appliances.....
The Whatnot Shop in Tannersville, New York, sells secondhand furniture and homewares—a porcelain angel, a bird cage, a lamp, and a set of wine glasses. Linda and Rita, who started the business five months ago, also sell Avon products. Show More Summary
Using artworks in the collection as fundraising sources a terrible message for potential art donors, not to mention the public. "One of the most fundamental and long-standing principles of the museum field is that a collection is held in the public trust and must not be treated as a disposable financial asset... Two of […]
The auction, including two Rockwell paintings, would fund the Berkshire Museum's renovation and increase its endowment. But two prominent museum organizations say the sale violates fundamental ethics.
A men?s Patek Philippe platinum perpetual calendar chronograph watch soared to $88,750, a ladies? platinum 5.99-carat diamond engagement ring slipped onto a new finger for $33,750, and three oil on canvas paintings by the Ukrainian expressionist Mychajlo (?Mihal/Michal?) Moroz (1904-1992) sold for a combined $5,062 at an auction held July 22nd. Show More Summary
The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts will be selling off Norman Rockwell's "Shuffleton's Barbershop" and 39 other paintings to raise funds for their "New Vision" for the museum. Shuffleton's Barbershop by Norman Rockwell The paintings will be auctioned by Sothebys in the next six months and are expected to raise over $50 million. Show More Summary
"In addition to two Norman Rockwell paintings, Shuffleton's Barber Shop and Shaftsbury Blacksmith Shop, which were previously disclosed, the list includes two [mobile] sculptures by Calder, [and] paintings by [Frederic] Church [and Albert Bierstadt] of the Hudson River School... Show More Summary
Joanna Gaines doesn't put her name on anything she doesn't pour her talent into, as proof by her thoughtful paint collection and the stunning assortment of Magnolia Home pillows and area rugs she began selling at Pier 1 this Spring.Show More Summary
The horse is the home stager’s new spirit animal Spend enough time sifting through real estate listings, and you’ll start to notice certain decorative accents popping up with great frequency. Take this diamond-patterned rug (please!),...Show More Summary
Watts Contemporary, in partnership with Liss Llewellyn Fine Art, presents the first selling exhibition of studies, illustrations and paintings by Evelyn Dunbar (1906 ? 1960), an artist now considered to be amongst the most important in 20th century British art history. Show More Summary
It’s part of a year-long “color war” between Stuart Semple and Anish Kapoor.
By selling Thin Mints and Tagalongs in kindergarten, Elizabeth Lewelling earned Girl Scout badges for customer service and managing money. Now going into eighth grade, she’s setting her sights on a topic a bit more complicated than the cookie business: cybersecurity. The 12-year-old from Palmdale...
If you want to sell your home, the right paint color can make a huge difference. No matter what Pantone's color of the year might be, a recent report found that certain colors boost a home's value. Blues and neutrals, in particular, can increase the amount you're able to get for your home. Zillow,...
Prefer pink on your smartphones? Well, you’re going to need some help if you want the new pink Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus — it’s coming soon, but only to a handful of countries worldwide. Starting tomorrow, Samsung will start selling the...Show More Summary
Republicans think they can sell Medicaid cuts by painting people on Medicaid as lazy moochers. The fact that most able-bodied adults in the program already have jobs won't stop them. And, hell, nothing will stop them, but their Medicaid cuts would also hit a group Republicans claim to care about: veterans. Show More Summary
Lucy Sparrow's 8 'till late sold all the items you'd expect from a convenience store — only each one was hand cut, stitched, and painted. The post An Artist’s Felt Bodega Is So Successful It Sells Out appeared first on Hyperallergic...
Vincent Lopreto, one of three men arraigned for the counterfeiting scheme on Monday, has already been convicted twice of selling fake "limited edition" prints of Hirst's dot paintings.