| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Archivist Bill Shelley once again dips into his collection, this time to pull out some 16mm film prints, video tapes, promos, rehearsals and live concert footage of the Velvet Underground. Some of the songs you'll get to hear are "I'm Waiting for the Man,...
| May 1, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Occupy Wall Street protesters took to the streets Tuesday as several groups set up shop outside city banks and other businesses to mark International Workers Day, or better known as "May Day."
Among the locations demonstrators targeted were the...
| May 14, 2012
James Franco is an actor-turned-artist-turned-author-turned-actor-playing-an-artist-named-Franco in the soap opera "General Hospital" — who has made a movie, "Francophrenia," that documents the experience. He's about as "meta" as it gets.
| May 10, 2012
| 7:26 AM
A version of Andy Warhol's "Double Elvis" that has ties to Los Angeles brought in $37 million at a Sotheby's auction on Wednesday in New York. The silkscreen work, which depicts Presley in a cowboy pose, was offered for sale by an unidentified American...
| May 10, 2012
| 5:31 AM
The Andy Warhol classic painting "Double Elvis (Ferus Type)" sold Wednesday at Sotheby's in New York for more than $37 million, the auction house said.
With commission, the sale price of $33 million totaled $37,042,500, short of the $50 million that...
| May 15, 2012
| 2:35 PM
DJ Spooky lectures and screens Rebirth of a Nation
$15-$20, 7 p.m., May 17. Mark Twain House, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, (860) 247-0998, marktwainhouse.org
D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation occupies a particularly peculiar role in the history...
| Oct 14, 2012
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — To meet Gilbert Stuart's "George Washington," Norman Rockwell's "Rosie the Riveter," Andy Warhol's "Dolly Parton" and hundreds of other artworks less famous and more subtle, first fly to XNA.
That's right, Northwest Arkansas...
| May 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
With its wood floors, minimalist displays and Andy Warhol-painted skateboards hanging on the back wall, Handplant is far from your average O.C. skate shop.
Owner EG Fratantaro, marketing manager for industry biggie Sector 9, opened the shop last month at...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:41 AM
Paintings by famous modern artists disappeared from an exhibition in the Netherlands in a predawn art heist Tuesday, shutting down an exhibition in the Kunsthal Rotterdam, where works by Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, Andy Warhol and Claude Monet are on...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:57 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A silkscreen by Andy Warhol is among a trove of 20th century contemporary artwork worth millions that the FBI believes has been stolen from a Detroit business.
The FBI says 19 pieces were stolen between April 27 and April 29.
| May 24, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
In movie time, how long has it been since 2002? So long that the vapid “Men in Black II” co-starred Lara Flynn Boyle.
Yet despite its reported $375 million budget, “Men in Black 3” arrives as a small movie...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:03 PM
More than a million dollars worth of art is missing in Detroit, now the FBI is working to find who did it.
In all, 19 works of art, including a piece by Andy Warhol, were taken from a business in the Detroit neighborhood of "Corktown".