Amazon has launched Amazon Art, a marketplace that includes more than 40,000 works of art by the likes of Norman Rockwell and Claude Monet from over 150 galleries and dealers.
The founder and owner of the Diesel clothing brand signed an agreement Tuesday to sponsor the restoration of Venice’s iconic Rialto Bridge.
A 400-year-old masterpiece that only came to light during a renovation at Paris’s Ritz hotel has been sold for 1.44 million euros.
A portrait of Pablo Picasso’s lover Marie-Therese Walter sold in London on Tuesday night for £28.6 million ($45.0 million), Sotheby’s auction house said.
Tulips by Jeff Koons at Wynn Las Vegas represents a bouquet of twisted balloon flowers cast in stainless steel in an array of colors.
Fendi will finance a renovation of Rome’s famous Trevi Fountain, becoming the latest luxury group to fund repairs to priceless heritage in times of austerity.
Virgin Atlantic has launched a commercial art gallery at 35,000ft, allowing upper Class passengers the chance to view pieces by Ben Eine.
A painting by Charles Le Brun (1619-1690) was discovered at the Ritz, in the Coco Chanel suite, and will be put on sale at Christie’s this April.
A consortium led by Dubai-based Arabtec Holding will build the Louvre Abu Dhabi art gallery for $654 million.
The goal of the Polaroid Fotobar retail stores is to allow people to turn pictures from devices like the iPhone and the iPad into works of art.
Abu Dhabi is taking on The Great Pyramid of Giza, with the construction of the world’s biggest sculpture.
The Louvre museum in Paris will launch an appeal for a million dollars to help it pay for two medieval ivory statuettes that resurfaced recently.
Ibis hotels will select a happy few to test a new kind of bedding connected via 80 sensors to a robot.
The $30 million restoration of the Colosseum financed by Diego Della Valle – the founder of luxury leather good maker Tod’s – will begin in December.
Andrew Lewicki made a Louis Vuitton waffle maker
Damien Hirst has created an art piece for a London restaurant in which a whole Hereford cow and cockerel are preserved in formaldehyde in a steel and glass tank.
France’s Palace of Versailles is continuing its series of contemporary art exhibitions this year with works by Portuguese contemporary art painter Joana Vasconcelos.
A painting by US artist Mark Rothko has set a record for a contemporary work of art, selling for $86.9m at auction in New York.
One of the most iconic images in art history – Edvard Munch’s “The Scream” – has become the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction.
A museum in Italy is burning artworks from around the world to protest harsh austerity cuts by the Italian government.