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2009-09-17 08:00:00

NEW YORK and BERLIN, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Now through September 29, artnet Auctions is featuring the Prints Masterworks Auction, a special online auction of prints and multiples by some of the most influential artists of the 20th-21st century.

2009-09-12 13:40:30

Millions of dollars worth of original art made by the late artist Andy Warhol was stolen from a Los Angeles home, police say. Los Angeles police Detective Donald Hrycyk said 11 large portraits by the Pop Art icon were stolen from the home of noted art collector Richard L.

2009-08-19 21:49:01

Andy Warhol's 1984 portrait of U.S.

2009-08-03 11:27:01

Artist Andy Warhol's 1984 portrait of the late pop star Michael Jackson is going on display at London's O2 arena before it is sold at auction in New York. The rendering will be exhibited at the venue where Jackson had been scheduled to start a series of concerts this month.

2009-07-04 21:34:13

A portrait of Michael Jackson by the late pop artist Andy Warhol is up for auction at a gallery in East Hampton, the summer haven of rich New Yorkers. Ruth Vered and Janet Lehr, owners of the Vered Gallery, are selling the portrait in a silent auction that ends July 12, the New York Daily News reported Saturday.

2009-06-15 11:01:00

- 200 photographs by 70 renowned photographers - Estimates from $1,000 to $20,000 - June 15 - 25, 2009 NEW YORK and BERLIN, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- From June 15-25 artnet Auctions will feature Icons: 20th-21st Century Photographic Portraits, a special sale of 200 original fine art photographs of legendary figures including The Beatles, Madonna, Marilyn Monroe, President Barack Obama and Elvis Presley.

2009-05-13 05:15:00

SOLOTHURN, Switzerland, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Picture is available via EPA (European Pressphoto Agency) and can be downloaded free of charge at: http://www.presseportal.ch/de/pm/100017384 (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090513/347153 ) Over 150 spitting-image portrait caricatures of leading international politicians, celebrities and stars are available at nicocartoon.com.

2008-12-15 14:00:00

The next generation of the 40-year old Iconic title NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Brant Publications announces the complete re-design of Interviewmagazine.com.

2008-10-12 00:00:24

By Charles Darwent A revealing exhibition shares the cobbled-together feel of Warhol's films - and their sense of futility Visual Art Andy Warhol: Other Voices, Other Rooms Hayward Gallery LONDON I'm sure there must be a harder film to watch than Andy Warhol's Mrs Warhol, although I can't instantly think what it might be.

2008-10-10 06:00:25

By Elysa Gardner NEW YORK -- If you want to catch a glimpse of Lou Reed's softer side, ask him about his rat terrier, Lolabelle. "She's just perfect," Reed will tell you, smiling like a proud papa at the thought of his pooch.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'