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Nigella Lawson: Courtroom Revelations Were 'Mortifying'

AP | Posted 03.04.2014 | Celebrity

LONDON (AP) — Nigella Lawson says having her private life raked over in a London courtroom was "mortifying" but she is putting the case behind her. ...

Is Nigella Lawson Getting a Raw Deal?

Jill Brooke | Posted 02.17.2014 | Divorce
Jill Brooke

When culinary darling Nigella Lawson accused her ex-husband of "bullying her with lies," it had the whiff of familiarity to anyone who has been torched by a painful divorce.

Will Goya Attend My Next Show?

Michael Hafftka | Posted 11.25.2013 | Arts
Michael Hafftka

Seeing my work next to other artists is thrilling. I get a lot of emails from artist and other people interested in my work, and it seems like the old days when people would see my work in the window at 4:00 AM in Soho.

Nigella Lawson, Charles Saatchi Granted Preliminary Divorce

AP | Posted 09.30.2013 | Celebrity

LONDON — Celebrity chef Nigella Lawson and art baron Charles Saatchi have taken the first legal step toward finalizing the end of their marriage...

Nigella Lawson's Husband Divorcing Her After Choking Incident

AP | Posted 09.06.2013 | Celebrity

LONDON — Prominent art collector Charles Saatchi said Sunday he is divorcing his celebrity chef wife Nigella Lawson because she did not publicly...

Moving Out?

Posted 06.23.2014 | Celebrity

Nigella Lawson is moving out. The New York Daily News reports that Lawson was seen with boxes and a moving truck outside of her London home Wednesd...

How We Can All 'Help Nigella'

Mallika Dutt | Posted 08.20.2013 | Celebrity
Mallika Dutt

If we agree that someone should have helped Nigella, then we've got to hold ourselves to the same standard the rest of the time -- to respond to, reduce and prevent the everyday acts of sexism and discrimination that add up to or excuse violence.

Nigella Lawson's Husband Admits To Assault

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER and JILL LAWLESS | Posted 08.18.2013 | Celebrity

LONDON — Prominent British art collector Charles Saatchi has admitted assault and accepted a police caution after published photos showed him gr...

Investigation Underway After Throat-Grab Photos Surface

AP | JILL LAWLESS and RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 08.17.2013 | Celebrity

LONDON — Art collector Charles Saatchi has been cautioned over a dramatic assault on his TV presenter wife Nigella Lawson captured by a tabloid ...

Spotting

Francis Levy | Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts
Francis Levy

Action painting, was described by the art critic, Harold Rosenberg, as a memento of a creative act that once was. "What was to go on canvas was not a...

Saville's Feminine Flesh

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.09.2012 | Arts

Jenny Saville is one of the most captivating painters of human flesh. Whether taking on a fair-skinned child, a burn victim or a corpse she renders he...

Self-Portraits Made Of Frozen Blood

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.08.2012 | Arts

In the latest installment of art to haunt your dreams, we bring you Marc Quinn's self portraits made of frozen blood. For his ongoing self-portait pro...

PHOTOS: You Won't Guess Which Celebs Married Into The Art World

Posted 01.06.2012 | Arts

You've probably heard by now that Hollywood's bad-girl-turned-good Drew Barrymore and her dreamy art consultant boyfriend Will Kopelman are now engage...

Myron Kaufman's "Horse Scents"; Feud Update: Is The Art World's One Percent Imploding?

Jane Chafin | Posted 02.13.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

There is a public feud that had erupted in the upper echelons of the art world. The emperor is suddenly naked and his minions are scrambling to publically cover their asses. Mud is being slung far and wide.

WATCH: Jerry Saltz and Charles Saatchi's Imaginary Sauna Convo

Posted 12.08.2011 | Arts

This week has been a testy one for those in the art world. Maybe the post-Basel hangover is leaving critics and collectors grumpier than usual. Either...

Is the Art World's One Percent Unraveling? A Fantastic Cabinet of Natural Curiosities

Jane Chafin | Posted 02.07.2012 | Arts
Jane Chafin

In the last couple of weeks a feud has erupted in the upper echelons of gazillionaire art collectors.

Saatchi Online and the Value of Art

J. Michael Welton | Posted 10.17.2011 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

As the CEO of Saatchi Online, Bruce Livingstone's goal is to discover artists, introduce them to the public and collect their work before it becomes outrageously expensive. Here is the Q-and-A interview I conducted with Bruce.

Flight Of Fancy: Rethink Your Preconceptions Of Beauty

Trisha Andres | Posted 06.04.2011 | Arts
Trisha Andres

Since piquing Charles Saatchi's interest at her degree show at the Royal College of Art with her chicken wishbo...

Anti-Academic Painter Eddie Martinez Has Big Brushes, Big Ideas

Evan J. Garza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Evan J. Garza

If there's anything that history has proven again and again over centuries of art-making it is that art is perpetually informed by the work that prece...

Charles Saatchi Ex-Wife To Auction Off Major Works

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Works by the likes of Lucian Freud, Paula Rego and Ron Mueck from the collection of Kay Saatchi are to go on sale later this year....

David Hockney's iPad Art in France

Jane Chafin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jane Chafin

What can a real artist do with an iPad? David Hockney, always eager to experiment with new media, has an exhibition at La Fondation Pierre Bergé in Paris, consisting solely of iPhone and iPad drawings.

Art Noir: Black Lists and Speculators

Cat Weaver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Cat Weaver

When a big name collector "offloads" the art of a specific artist from his collection, it can have a chilling effect on the market for that artist's work.

NEW MUSEUMS: Charles Saatchi To Create A New MOCA London, Filled With His Art

artinfo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

LONDON--Charles Saatchi, the London-based advertising magnate whose voracious collecting jump-started the U.K. art scene in the 1990s, has announced t...

Nigella Lawson Denies Reports She'll Cut Kids From Will

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Nigella Lawson has denied that she plans to leave her children out of her will so they learn the value of money. It was reported that the TV chef pla...

Nigella: I'm Leaving My Children Nothing

Daily Mail | Simon Cable | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

As the daughter of a former Conservative chancellor, Nigella Lawson knows a thing or two about privileged upbringing. But when it comes to raising he...