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Inside Sundance | Must-See Films, Celeb Swag and Hot Topics

Jan 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Ending on Sunday, the Sundance Film Festival is underway and if you're not one of the lucky ones to be in attendance, the best you can hope for is some news of all the great films and celebrity attendees. With so many films getting some great early buzz and all the famous faces running around Park City, Utah, here's some of the news so far!... Read More

How Superdealer Larry Gagosian Changed the Art World

Jan 23, 2013  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

For a man who started his art career selling posters on the sidewalk, Larry Gagosian has come a long way. He has made the best of the international economy, by pushing both production and prices up for young artists. According to Eric Konigsberg of Vulture.com, what formerly put dealers and artists at risk of flooding the market, has become common practice in today’s globalized art market.... Read More

Modernity of French Luxury in Istanbul at Festival Colbert

Jan 22, 2013  |   Contributor: Rana Babac

Today marks the end of the first Festival Colbert in Istanbul during which twenty-six companies of the prestigious Comité Colbert of France presented their own take on modernity to the public.... Read More

Say Bonjour to the Louvre Abu Dhabi Set to Open in 2015

Jan 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari  |  1 Comment

Abu Dhabi is home to an array of luxurious attractions, impressive structures and a shopaholic’s dream of malls and extravagant shopping centers, and it now has fine art to add to the list, as it will be the home for the second Louvre Museum.... Read More

Guess Who Won Best Director at the 70th Annual Golden Globes

Jan 14, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

If you missed out on the 70th Annual Golden Globes last night, don't worry because you can find it anywhere on the internet…although there is something to be said for watching the hijinks live. With Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's witty turns as hosts, the awards show was given a breath of much-needed fresh air, flinging jokes that are bitingly funny without being alienating.... Read More

The Most Expensive Street Art | From Basquiat to Banksy

Jan 9, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich  |  1 Comment

Street art has officially entered the world of fine art, regardless of your opinion on the matter. When once it may have been thought of as mere graffiti, street art has found a place within art galleries, museums, and on the walls of art collectors and aficionados. From the ever-elusive Banksy to the iconic work of the late Jean-Michel Basquiat, street artists and their work have been fetching top dollar prices at famed auction houses for years, breaking down the hazy line between high and low art. Hopefully, other relevant and talented street artists, like Blu, JR, Swoon, Vhils, Space Invader, and Roa, will be seeing some top dollar action soon. In the meantime, here are some of the most expensive sales seen yet!... Read More

The National Gallery of Australia Hosts Toulouse-Lautrec: Paris & The Moulin Rouge

Jan 2, 2013  |   Contributor: Annalisa Solari

Though the career of French painter Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec spanned less than 20 years (he died young at the age of 36) he will forever be remembered as one of the most provocative and influential artists of the Post-impressionist period.... Read More

 
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