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- Belarus Teenage Couple Gets Jail For Anti-Lukashenka Slogans
A court in Minsk has sentenced a teenage couple to prison terms for painting
slogans against strongman Alyaksandr Lukashenka, who has run the country since 1994, on the shields of riot police officers during ongoing protests.
Radio Liberty. Friday, 22 Jan 2021.
- Alphonse Mucha's Masterpiece Slav Epic Explained
With news that a probable home has been found for the Slav Epic, a series of masterworks by the Czech artist Alphonse Mucha, we take a look at what the paintings represent.
Radio Liberty. Friday, 22 Jan 2021.
- The 24 most expensive photos that sold for millions
Most of us will be aware that paintings can fetch tens, even hundreds of millions of dollars, but digital photos can be just as collectable and demand
Pocket Lint. Friday, 22 Jan 2021.
- Portrait of Princess Diana's mother Frances Shand Kydd shared online
Princess Diana's brother Earl Spencer, 56, who lives at Althorp House, has unveiled a rare painting
of their mother Frances Shand Kydd - and fans have gone wild for the family resemblance.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Smithsonian Curator Reflects on Joe Biden's 'Poignant' Inaugural Painting
Eleanor Harvey posits that the 1859 landscape's message of hope resonated with First Lady Jill Biden, who helped select the artwork
Smithsonian. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Police find stolen 500-year-old da Vinci copy - which museum did not know was missing
A stolen copy of Leonardo da Vinci's 16th century Salvator Mundi painting
has been found by Italian police, despite priests not realising it was missing.
Sky News. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Read Joe Biden's full inaugural address
Biden spoke for 22 minutes from the steps of the Capitol, apainting a contrast to Donald Trump without naming him, and promising that he would serve the people, not power.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- Police Recover 500-Year-Old Stolen Leonardo Da Vinci Painting Of Jesus In Italy
sold for a record $450 million
Daily Caller. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- Stolen 500-year-old painting found in Naples cupboard
The artwork has been returned to an Italian museum - whose staff were unaware it was missing.
BBC News. Tuesday, 19 Jan 2021.
- 'I wanted to paint people who looked like me'
Kelechi discovered her talents during the first lockdown and now her paintings are going global.
BBC News. Saturday, 16 Jan 2021.
- In the paint: Introducing the artist known as Willie Cauley-Stein
The former No. 6 pick is not only a key player on a young, rising Mavericks squad, he's also a lifelong art lover. In an ESPN exclusive, he shares his latest paintings and how his life, both on the court and off, has inspired them.
ESPN. Friday, 15 Jan 2021.
- Watch Museum Can Bring A Michelangelo To Your Wrist
Master watchmaker Vincent Calabrese and other watch industry veterans create Watch Museum to offer art and watch lovers the chance to put a museum painting
on their wrist. ...
Forbes. Thursday, 14 Jan 2021.
- 45,000-Year-Old Pig Painting in Indonesia May Be Oldest Known Animal Art
Ice Age cave painters flourished in Southeast Asia, where their work adorned rock walls
Smithsonian. Wednesday, 13 Jan 2021.
- Chopard Unveils L.U.C XP Urushi Year Of The Ox Watch
With next month marking the Chinese New Year, certain luxury watch brands are celebrating the event with specially made watches that honor the Chinese zodiac symbol. Chopard turns to the ancient art of Urushi painting
for its dials.
Forbes. Monday, 4 Jan 2021.
- The enduring bond between Jackie Robinson and the man who guided him to the majors
Clyde Sukeforth, who scouted Jackie Robinson, Roberto Clemente and Sandy Koufax and signaled to the Dodgers' dugout that Ralph Branca was ready to face Bobby Thomson, is in the Hall of Fame not as a player, but as a painting
ESPN. Wednesday, 30 Dec 2020.
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