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Unprecedented Loan Of Louvre's 'Second Most Important Painting'

The Guardian | Mark Brown, Arts Correspondent | Posted 12.06.2011 | Arts

It was, Timothy Potts admits, an audacious request to the Louvre: that it lend what is arguably its second most important painting to the Fitzwilliam ...

A Trip to Boston and a Documentary Add to My Gardner Museum Heist Obsession

Jane Chafin | Posted 11.28.2011 | Arts
Jane Chafin

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10 Famous Art Heists

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts

If the case of Mark Lugo, suspected Picasso thief, can teach us anything, it's that stealing art is extremely difficult. It's almost comically easy, o...

McQueen Beats Van Gogh At The Met

Bloomberg | Posted 08.28.2011 | Arts

It looked like the food lines in my old hometown of Leningrad. That’s how long the queue is to get into the hit show at New York’s Metropolitan...

Art Authority: An Amazing iPad App for Art Lovers

Jane Chafin | Posted 05.30.2011 | Arts
Jane Chafin

What if you could suddenly afford that library of art books you've always wanted? What if, at the touch of a button, you could see how artists have depicted angels or demons through the ages?

"The New Landscape" at Canal View in SoHo

Yelena Kalinsky | Posted 01.23.2013 | New York
Yelena Kalinsky

A photo and video show at Canal View opens up some bracing vistas on what landscape means as knowledge of nearby and faraway places is increasingly delivered by software like Google Earth.

Vermeer's "Milkmaid" Coming To The Metropolitan Museum of Art

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Johannes Vermeer's masterpiece "The Milkmaid" is coming to New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art for a special exhibition on the...