| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Serbian police have recovered a masterpiece by French impressionist Paul Cezanne worth $107 million....
| Jun 30, 2011
Catherine M. Elliott
found at: home studio
What drew you to becoming an artist?
I've always loved the idea of freezing a moment in time and space visually. Capturing the full essence of something beautiful and...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 11:33 PM
LPAPA welcomes new board members
The Laguna Plein Air Painters Assn. has welcomed plein air colorist Camille Przewodek and art historian Jean Stern to their board of directors.
Przewodek, whose work invokes that of Claude Monet, has been a guest...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 8:09 PM
The third installment of the "Narnia" films seeks to revive the series as a continuing movie franchise. The producers made a real effort to restore the magical qualities of this fantasy adventure tale. They definitely succeed on a technical level.
| Apr 10, 2011
| 9:57 AM
The Monet Water Lillies Display opened to the public on Saturday at the Nelson-Atkins Museum. It's the first time in three decades that all three panels of a Triptych are displayed together as the artist wanted. For more than 30 years the painting was...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:18 PM
For the 10th straight year, the festival stayed out of the red, drawing crowds to the art exhibits and events on the grounds and to the Pageant of the Masters.
The financial and popular success of the season was announced at the annual membership meeting...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:56 AM
More than 60 years after it disappeared from a Berlin museum in the chaotic aftermath of World War II, a painting depicting the flagellation of Christ will return home.
The Indiana University Art Museum will return the painting to the Jagdschloss...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 9:03 AM
By MARK ST. JOHN ERICKSON Daily Press
The first time Norfolk artist Ray M. Hershberger devoted himself to the peculiar beauty of the swamp, he explored it so intently he thought he was finished.
More than 20 years passed, in fact, before a drive...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Ah, the art palette. You know that wooden board used for mixing colors of all sorts before the painter applies brush to canvas and creates that instant masterpiece.
Babcock Pond Wildlife Management Area is kind of like that blank canvas and you have...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Which came first: Giverny or Monet? Certain artists are so identified with particular places that it's hard to pry them apart. France, with its shimmering light and gorgeous scenery, has more than its share of these pairings: Monet at Giverny, Matisse...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 1:28 PM
"Salem: A Guide to America's Bewitching City"
Salem, Mass., has earned a reputation as the unofficial Halloween capital of the world. It has something to do with those witches.
The Salem witch trials may have taken place in 1692, but you would never...
| May 19, 2010
| 11:19 AM
GIVERNY, France — If they still used the guillotine in France, this little village 45 miles west of Paris probably would lop off the head of any homeowner who didn't plant flowers in the yard.
And not a couple of rosebushes and a clematis. No ...