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Connoisseur Bees Able to Differentiate Between Picasso and Monet

Connoisseur Bees Able to Differentiate Between Picasso and Monet

Bullet Shih October 29, 2012 0

While artist elephants and orangutans have made headlines over the past century, it is now honey bees who are making headlines for having the critical eyes to differentiate between works done by Picasso and

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Scottish Picasso Porn Unveiled

Scottish Picasso Porn Unveiled

Bullet Shih August 9, 2012 0

The BBC has reported that the Edinburgh Airport has done a bit of  a striptease with its posters advertising the Picasso and Modern British Art exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

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Spanish Police Bust Brokers Attempting to Sell $1.55 Million Fake Picasso

Spanish Police Bust Brokers Attempting to Sell $1.55 Million Fake Picasso

Bullet Shih July 9, 2012 0

The Guardian has reported that Spanish police have busted four people who were attempting to sell a forged Picasso 1964 painting Buste de Jeune Garçon for $1.55 million.  They write, The canvas, a counterfeit

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Heirs of Legendary Picasso Dealer Ambroise Vollard Suing Serbia

Heirs of Legendary Picasso Dealer Ambroise Vollard Suing Serbia

Bullet Shih April 23, 2012 1

  Reuters is reporting that three French heirs of famous early 20th century art dealer Ambroise Vollard are suing Serbia over a cache of works that they believe were unlawfully appropriated by the Yugoslav

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Picasso’s Child with Dove Up For Sale

Picasso’s Child with Dove Up For Sale

Bullet Shih March 8, 2012 0

Walesonline.co.uk has reported that the owners of the early Picasso, Child with a Dove have asked Christie’s to sell the work.  The painting is owned by the Welsh Aberconway family and has been exhibited

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Behind Every Great Woman…Hidden Figure Found in Iconic Picasso Painting

Behind Every Great Woman…Hidden Figure Found in Iconic Picasso Painting

Bullet Shih March 2, 2012 0

The New York Times has reported that Picasso’s iconic Blue Period painting of a woman ironing in the Guggenheim collection has a mysterious male figure lurking beneath the surface.  X-rays have revealed a man

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Price of Admission to See La Guernica at the Whitechapel Gallery: a Pair of Boots

Price of Admission to See La Guernica at the Whitechapel Gallery: a Pair of Boots

Bullet Shih February 23, 2012 0

With the opening of the blockbuster exhibition Picasso and Modern British Art at the Tate, all kind of interesting anecdotes have been provided.  Lucy Davies at the Telegraph has written an interesting piece on the

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Antonio Banderas to Play Picasso in Film about La Guernica

Antonio Banderas to Play Picasso in Film about La Guernica

Bullet Shih February 22, 2012 0

Variety is reporting that Antonio Banderas has signed on to play the legendary Spanish painter in the film 33 dias (33 days) which is the number of days that it took Picasso to paint

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After Rocky Start, Christie’s Sale of Impressionist and Modern Works Exceeds High Estimate

After Rocky Start, Christie’s Sale of Impressionist and Modern Works Exceeds High Estimate

Bullet Shih February 8, 2012 0

Last night’s sale of Impressionist and Modern paintings at Christie’s London was certainly not without drama as the auction came out of the gate quickly with the sale of a Van Gogh , a

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Picasso Reigns as King of Stolen Works

Picasso Reigns as King of Stolen Works

Bullet Shih February 1, 2012 0

After the recent heist of Picasso’s Woman’s Head in Athens, The Daily Mail has presented the statistics compiled by the Art Loss Registry and found that Picasso reigns supreme as the King of stolen

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Yuan to Buy Some Art: Zhang and Qi Top Picasso in 2011

Yuan to Buy Some Art: Zhang and Qi Top Picasso in 2011

Bullet Shih January 13, 2012 0

According to Bloomberg via international art sales monitor artprice, Picasso is no longer the the most sought after artist in terms of  total auction sales, thus ending an amazing run where annual sales of

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Picasso’s Woman’s Head and Mondrian Landscape Stolen from the National Gallery in Athens

Picasso’s Woman’s Head and Mondrian Landscape Stolen from the National Gallery in Athens

Bullet Shih January 9, 2012 0

This morning at 4:52 two paintings were stolen from the National Gallery in Athens.  One of the paintings, Woman’s Head was painted by Picasso in 1934 and is listed as being a gift to

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