Monday, March 16, 2015

Margaret Keane e the 87-year-old artist, whose paintings of wide-eyed children







Margaret Keane the 87-year-old artist, whose paintings of wide-eyed children were the height of 1960s and '70s. The paintings that consist of women and children with big eyes are now selling all over the internet, some selling for $8,500 a pop. Ebay has people bidding on them and making them extremely popular its all due to Tim Burton's new Big Eyes which stars Christopher Walts and actress Amy Adams. Burton who owns an extensive collection of artwork The screen portrays Margaret in an abusive marriage, it includes all her legal battles for rights to paintings her ex husband Walter Keane passed on as his very own. The Art world is an over populated universe, movies, museum exhibitions and art blogs can actually spark an interest in a whole brand new generation of new comers,can raise the awareness levels and cause a dramatic spike in sales of an artist’s work." .

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Banksy Highlights Gaza'a Devastation by using pussy cats

“A lost treasure has been found.” La Coiffeuse" ( The Hairdresser) by Pablo Picasso dated 1911


A stolen  painting "La Coiffeuse " The Hairdresser, painted in  (1911) by famous artist  Pablo Picasso was found  in Newark N.J . It  was discovered by a US customs official after it was posted across the Atlantic disguised as a cheap Christmas present.The painting which  was considered  missing for over a decade is  estimated to be worth well  over 2.5. million dollars .This painting  was reported stolen in 2001 when it was discovered missing from the Paris museum.


Saturday, December 20, 2014

Scrap Metal Dealer Discovers Faberge Egg Worth $33 Million



 Dealer  finds one of  eight missing Faberge imperial eggs at a flea market. This is definitely  good fortune ! According to independent Faberge expert Geza von Habsburg said the egg is "absolutely genuine"........read more : http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/19/million-dollar-faberge-egg-found_n_4995178.html


Monday, December 8, 2014

Brooklyn Musuem Presents:


Exhibitions: Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe

Christian Louboutin. "Printz," Spring/Summer 2013. Courtesy of Christian Louboutin. Photograph: Jay Zukerkorn
September 10, 2014–February 15, 2015
Robert E. Blum Gallery, 1st Floor
Killer Heels explores fashion’s most provocative accessory. From the high platform chopines of sixteenth-century Italy to the glamorous stilettos on today’s runways and red carpets, the exhibition looks at the high-heeled shoe’s rich and varied history and its enduring place in our popular imagination.

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