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New Andy Warhol Biography To Be Released

A new Andy Warhol biography by the former chief art critic of the Washington Post is to be released next month. Blake Gopnik, the former chief art critic of the Washington Post, has written a new biography on the iconic pop artist Andy Warhol, titled Warhol: A Life as Art. Penguin Random House, who is […]

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Damien Hirst To Open A Chapel

Damien Hirst has announced he is opening a chapel in the south of France. The world-famous artist of YBA notoriety announced in an Instagram post that he is in the early stages of building a chapel in the South of France. The Instagram post featuring workers pushing giant white plaster figures on a trolly Hirst […]

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Banksy’s Valentine’s Art Work Vandalised

Just days after Banksy gifted his hometown of Bristol with a new Valentine’s work, it has been vandalised. A mere 48 hours after Banksy’s new Valentine’s mural appeared in Bristol in the early hours of the 13th February it was defaced by vandals. Banksy had confirmed the artwork was his own in an Instagram post […]

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Banksy Confirms Valentine’s Artwork

Banksy has confirmed the artwork that appeared in Bristol yesterday is by his hand. In a post on Banksy’s official Instagram page he confirmed the Valentine’s theme piece is his own work. He posted an image of the love bomb as the clocks turned midnight on Valentine’s. The artwork by the Bristol-born Street Artist portrays […]

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Potential New Banksy Appears In Bristol

This morning Bristol residents have woken up to a potential new artwork by Banksy. The artwork portrays a young girl in Banksy’s typical monochrome stencil-style, wearing trousers and a skirt and holding a slingshot, her arm still in action having just released a bright red splat of what appears to be a rose – just […]

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Banksy Work Sells For Double Its Estimate

Banksy’s Vote To Love sold for twice its original last night at Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Auction Evening Sale. The artwork has an interesting history: it was originally a Vote To Leave placard that was left after the 2016 Brexit campaign, until the political Street Artist gave the placard the Banksy treatment. Banksy painted a heart-shaped […]

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London Banksy Exhibition Announced

A huge new Banksy exhibition in London has been announced. The Banksy exhibition, The Art of Banksy, will feature 80 art works by the anonymous Street Artist and will be hitting London in April. The Art of Banksy will feature some of Banksy’s best-known canvasses, silkscreen prints and sculptures. The only work confirmed so far […]

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Arrests Made Over Stolen Banksy

Three men have been arrested in Paris connection with a stolen Banksy art work. One man has been charged. The art work was one of Banksy’s most recognisable motifs: a stencilled rat, this one with its mouth covered by a handkerchief, and its hands wielding a box cutter. It had been created on the back […]

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Film Made About Lichtenstein Collector

A new film has been made about an art collector who sold her Roy Lichtenstein painting for $165million. Agnes Gund sold her Lichtenstein painting, Masterpiece, for $165million in 2017. And Agnes sold it for a reason, because she had a plan. She wanted to sell the piece to start a fund: using $100million from the […]

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Art works from Banksy and Andy Warhol on Display

Works from world-renowned artists such as Banksy and Andy Warhol will be on display for four days in Sotheby’s Dubai. This month Sotheby’s Dubai will be welcoming guests to its Show & Tell event, an exhibition of modern and contemporary art from renowned artists in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The 21 works on […]

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Renowned Lowry Print Up For Auction

A print by L S Lowry could go for up to £20,000 at auction. Going to the Match is one of Lowry’s most recognisable images, a print of which it is going up for auction this month at Tennants Auctioneers’ Modern & Contemporary Art Sale in Leyburn, North Yorkshire. The original painting of Going to […]

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Art Heiress Faces Lawsuit Over Andy Warhol Print

An art heiress has been handed a lawsuit claiming she cheated a collector out of an Andy Warhol. The Art Newspaper has reported that Angela Gulbenkian, a German woman who married into the Gulbenkian family – one of Europe’s wealthiest art-collecting families of Lisbon’s The Calouste Gulbenkian Museum fame, has been accused of fraud (and not […]

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