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A Stolen Picasso Painting Shipped As A Christmas Present Has Finally Been Seized

artnet | artnet News | Posted 02.27.2015 | Arts

The cubist painting La Coiffeuse by Pablo Picasso was considered missing for over a decade. Photo: AP/US Department of Justice This article ori...

Officials Say Stolen Picasso Painting Worth Millions Was Smuggled Into U.S. Under False 'Art Craft' Label

AP | Posted 02.26.2015 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a Pablo Picasso painting worth millions of dollars was stolen in France and smuggled into the U.S. by someone who fa...

This Is The 'Degenerate' Art Once Banned By Hitler

HuffPost Italy | Silvia De Santis | Posted 02.24.2015 | Arts

Chagall, Picasso, Ensor, Kokoshka… During Hitler's era, Jews were not the Nazis' only victims. Artworks suffered as well, especially the art that Hi...

The Art of Being Calm

Linda Esposito, LCSW | Posted 02.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Linda Esposito, LCSW

Whether you suffer from occasional anxiety, generalized anxiety, or its more cumbersome cousin, social anxiety, the following strategies can help get you on the other side of calm when practiced regularly.

Did Pablo Picasso Donate 271 Artworks To His Electrician?

AP | Posted 02.10.2015 | Arts

PARIS (AP) — Would Picasso have donated 271 works to an electrician who worked for him for a few years in southeast France? A French court began to...

Picasso’s Granddaughter Plans To Sell Art, Worrying The Market

nytimes.com | DOREEN CARVAJAL | Posted 02.04.2015 | Arts

MARSEILLE, France — Since Marina Picasso was a child, living on the edge of poverty and lingering at the gates of a French villa with her father to ...

How Losing Helps You Win

Samantha Boardman MD | Posted 01.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Samantha Boardman MD

One strategy to overcome the Trophy Industrial Complex is to encourage healthy competition. This is not an oxymoron. Competition can bring out the best in both children and adults.

Coloring Outside the Lines... A Forgotten Modern Master

Frank Browning | Posted 03.01.2015 | Arts
Frank Browning

Here on the shortest, darkest day of the year it felt like Spring while the rest of France shivered under frost. Yet inside Bourdeaux's grand Beaux Arts museum, another Spring had been resurrected -- fifty years after his death Roger Bissière.

Chicago Showdown: Facing Up to Magritte

Lev Raphael | Posted 12.22.2014 | Arts
Lev Raphael

I confess: growing up with art-loving parents, I never thought much of Magritte. I adored the Impressionists, Picasso, Rembrandt and a handful of ...

15 Masterpieces That Make Barcelona Feel Like One Big Modern Art Museum

Katerina Rosen | Posted 02.01.2015 | Arts
Katerina Rosen

In this egalitarian city, masterpieces are not hidden away in museums. Rather, they adorn the city's streets and squares. Here are 15 examples of modern art masterpieces that Barcelona's residents see every day.

CultureZohn: Picasso Threeway, Part III, Off the C(H)uff With Paloma Picasso

Patricia Zohn | Posted 01.26.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

I am very fond of my little dolls which are "mini-me's" and have a very special and dear meaning to me. But I like to look at my Father's works for what they are: Picasso's work and I am in awe of so many things he created.

CultureZohn: Picasso Threeway, Part II, Picasso and Jacqueline

Patricia Zohn | Posted 01.24.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Whether they look imposing, highly sexualized or catlike, Picasso's women are so specific and recognizable and so clearly part of the fabric of his inspiration and imagination.

CultureZohn: Picasso Threeway, Part I, Picasso and the Camera

Patricia Zohn | Posted 01.21.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Picasso is the standard by which all other artists are measured: first, of course, for pure talent, but not far behind for showmanship, the love affairs, the extended and often fractious family, the tortured women he left behind, the control he exerted and now, for the photographs of his life and work.

Rob Mango Speaks Out

D. Dominick Lombardi | Posted 01.11.2015 | Arts
D. Dominick Lombardi

Rob Mango, artist and denizen of Tribeca, NY and former medal winning track star has been running through the streets of New York City since the late '70s. To get the most out of the art of Rob Mango I thought it best to pose the following questions regarding the origins and inspirations behind the work.

7 Real Art Ideas for a Cultured and Sophisticated Home

Diana Mackie | Posted 01.10.2015 | HuffPost Home
Diana Mackie

When in doubt, stack frames. Head to your nearest craft store, and you'll likely find several backless frames on clearance. Grab a few different sizes with interesting details, then lean them against the wall. It'll look fabulous, and you won't even have to bother with a hammer and nail!

Picasso's New Home

Joan Z. Shore | Posted 01.05.2015 | Arts
Joan Z. Shore

One thinks of his cluttered studio on the Rue des Grands Augustins, on the Left Bank, and one wishes he could pop in here and mess things up a bit.

Here Are Some Animated GIFts To Help You Celebrate Picasso's Birthday

Huffington Post | Tiara Chiaraonte | Posted 10.24.2014 | Arts

On a fine day like today, 133 years ago, a man named Pablo Picasso was born. The Spanish painter, sculptor, ceramicist and creative spirit revolutioni...

Celebrate Picasso's Birthday By Spending $6 Million On One Of His Paintings

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.27.2014 | Arts

Today marks the birthday of Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, born on this date 133 years ago. What better way to celebrate this joyous occasion than by p...

Chasing Windmills In Spain With The Masters

Lori Needleman | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel
Lori Needleman

Of course a gathering like this is only a fantasy, but imagine how unforgettable it would be to learn about Spanish literature, art and culture from the greats who created so many indelible works.

The Expressionist as Rationalist

Francis Levy | Posted 10.14.2014 | Arts
Francis Levy

Thinking is not always associated with abstract expressionism. After all, the technique was called "action painting" and it's quarterback, Jackson Pollock, was intentionally or unintentionally rough around the edges.

Barcelona Journal IV: Picasso

Francis Levy | Posted 09.24.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

Picasso was born in Malaga in 1881 and in l895 arrived in Barcelona, as a young art student. If you'd seen his work for sale on a street corner would you have snapped it up?

The Dream

Aurelia Condrat | Posted 08.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Aurelia Condrat

Love is where you search for it. It has to be nurtured, cared for, as you would with a plant or a pet and extra care never hurts, no matter how many crazy things your heart might say.

Picasso Painting Reveals Hidden Man

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 06.18.2014 | Arts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists and art experts have found a hidden painting beneath one of Pablo Picasso's first masterpieces, "The Blue Room," using ...

Dispute Over Picasso's Biggest Artwork Is Resolved

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 06.12.2014 | Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — A stage curtain believed to be the biggest Pablo Picasso painting in the United States is moving to a museum after a dispute over wh...

Channeling Picasso In The Digital Age

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.08.2014 | Arts

With an eye for sharp-edged abstraction and painterly self-awareness, artist Heimo Zobernig conjures the creative spirit of Pablo Picasso in the digit...