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To Kill or Not to Kill, That is the Question

Edward Goldman | Posted 03.23.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

While the whole world is watching the latest political "reality show" -the Christie-gate -the smaller world of art follows the morbid news of the up...

Possible 19th Century Masterpiece Found Hiding In Santa Barbara

Posted 10.31.2013 | Arts

Santa Barbara -- the land of bikini-clad college students, beachside Mexican food, and, apparently, hidden French Romantic masterpieces. According...

Street Artist Hijacks An Iconic Masterpiece

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.18.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A Femen Revolution with French Street Artist COMBO In the face of 21st Century misogyny and a general discomfort with public nipples of the female ...

PHOTO: Liberty Leading The People

Posted 06.19.2013 | World

When life imitates art: The powerful composition of Eugene Delacroix's landmark painting "Liberty Leading The People" and a photo of protesters in Ist...

Famed Painting Defaced At New Louvre

AP | Posted 04.10.2013 | Arts

PARIS — A visitor to the Louvre's newest extension, in northern France, has been detained after scrawling an inscription in marker on the famed ...

Happy Birthday, Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres!

Posted 08.29.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of French neoclassical painter, Jean-August-Dominique Ingres. Famous for his historical renderings as well as his iconic portrai...

Ripping Tradition To Shreds

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.02.2012 | Arts

Titus Kaphar's paintings reveal the materiality and instability of history and the artistic canon, showing that the past is never safe from the presen...

How Thinking About An Elephant Can Make You Happier

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

If you want to distract yourself and raise your thoughts, what do you think about? Do you consider the elephant, contemplate the heavens, or something similar?

Haunted by Palettes Past

John Gascot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
John Gascot

Long after an artist has left us, their process can continue to reveal itself through these often-overlooked and ordinary tools of the trade.