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    Andy Warhol’s Rolls Royce Silver Shadow At Auction

    Creator who is recognized as a pioneer of pop art was not a fan of the car, but he liked to be seen in glamorous models. One such copy was recently found at an auction. Rolls Royce car in which the famous Andy Warhol liked to be seen and to be driven to various events, […] More

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    Harrods Olympus Pen Art Edition Comes With Vespa Scooter

    Olympus has teamed up with Harrods in the UK to offer a special limited-edition version of its Olympus Pen camera that comes with a matching Vespa scooter. Urban artist Susie ‘Suzko’ Lowe individually hand-painted it and fashion photographer Jay McLaughlin will offer one-one-one photography lesson, and all of this you will get if you just […] More

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    Bonhams Has Offered Major Work By L.S. Lowry

    Laurence Stephen Lowry was an English artist born in Stretford, Lancashire. Many of his drawings and paintings depict Pendlebury, where he lived and worked for over 40 years, and Salford and its surrounding areas. Bonhams will offer his work called ‘Steps at Wick‘ at Modern British and Irish art on 20 November in London’s New […] More

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    Lionel Messi Received A $50 million Worth Gift

    The best soccer player in the world Lionel Messi received an unusual gift. The Colombian artist Mauricio Benitez donated his portrait of Argentine football player and it would not be anything unusual that this is not a portrait made ​​of Swarovski crystals. It is worth about $ 50 million, and Mister Bling, what is Benitez […] More

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    Monkey Photos Sold For $76,000 At Sotheby’s

    Although blurred, out of focus, and sideways shot, photos made ​​by talented Russian chimpanzee Mikki have sold at Sotheby’s auction in London for $76,680. Blurry photos of the Moscow Red Square were sold as part of the Russian segment of the photos in the auction house, and Mikki handiwork bought the Russian art collector Kira […] More

  • As part of the resort’s continued commitment and appreciation of public art, Wynn Las Vegas unveils Tulips by Jeff Koons

    Jeff Koons’s $33.6 Million “Tulips” Sculputure at Wynn Las Vegas

    The mysterious telephone bidder who payed $33.6 million for Jeff Koons’s”Tulips” – a large steel and chromium bouquet of multi-coloured tulips in November last year, setting a new auction record for the artist in the process, was actually been Stephen A. Wynn (Steve Wynn), the megacollector and casino mogul.   Now, a bouquet of twisted […] More

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    Gerhard Richter Abstraktes Bild (809-4) Sold for $34 Million and Broke the Record for a Living Artist

    Abstraktes Bild (809-4), an oil canvas by German artist Gerhard Richter sold for more than $34 million at Sotheby’s auction in London on Friday (Oct. 12), and broke the record for a living artist. The painting, owned by singer Eric Clapton, went to an anonymous bidder, after a five-minute bidding battle, for the double price […] More

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    Makoto Azuma`s Botanical Sculpture With Swarovski Elements

    Makoto Azuma`s Botanical Sculpture With Swarovski Elements Japan’s famous flower artist Makoto Azuma has cooperated with Swarovski Elements for a special project, a botanical calendar for Numero Tokyo Jan/Feb 2011 issue. This is not the first time that Azuma used Swarovski Elements. Azuma created six excellent botanical sculptures made with Swarovski Elements. Japan-based flower artist revives […] More