Da Vinci's earlier Mona Lisa makes world debut

An earlier version of one of Leonardo Da Vinci's most celebrated works of art, "Mona Lisa", Monday made its world premiere in Singapore.

Here's the Danish artist's 'penis painting' of Kim K's Paper mag butt pic

A Danish artist has used his flaccid penis as a brush and some quality paints to paint Kim Kardashian's 'Break the Internet' naked snap featuring her oiled-up butt.

O'Keeffe painting sells for $44.4 mn, new record for female artist
O'Keeffe painting sells for $44.4 mn, new record for female artist

American Georgia O'Keeffe's "Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 1" has been sold at a Sotheby's auction in New York for $44.4 million, a new record for a female artist.

Tagore's pocket book, art treasures at Christie's auction
Tagore's pocket book, art treasures at Christie's auction

Modernist painter Tyeb Mehta's "Untitled" (Falling Bull) is leading Christie's second auction in India that will take place here in December, organisers said Friday.

Adele wants 'iconic' painting of herself
Adele wants 'iconic' painting of herself

Singer Adele has contacted urban street artist Pegasus and commissioned an "iconic" painting for herself.

French scientist reveals secrets of Da Vinci's painting
French scientist reveals secrets of Da Vinci's painting


New Delhi: One of the most famous Renaissance painters, Leonardo Da Vinci might have been blessed with imagination powers, which are beyond a mortal being's capacity, but now reports suggest his idea and technique behind one of his paintings has been decoded.

S.H.Raza painting gets Rs.8.17 crore at Saffronart Delhi auction
S.H.Raza painting gets Rs.8.17 crore at Saffronart Delhi auction

Indian modern artist S.H.Raza's 1973 acrylic painting "La Terre" fetched Rs.8.17 crore ($1.36 million) at Saffronart's first live auction in the capital, organisers said Saturday.

Sridevi remembers Michael Jackson through painting
Sridevi remembers Michael Jackson through painting

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New Delhi: Michael Jackson is long gone, but his legacy remains. The pop star has many fans across the world and veteran Bollywood beauty Sridevi is one of them.

`The Simpsons` mural to be painted in Oregon

An artwork based on the long-running animated series `The Simpsons` will be painted on the side of the Emerald Art Center in Springfield, Oregon to commemorate the show`s ties to the real town.

Now battle ailments using music, dance and painting

How about a prescription for dance, music and mimicry to fight and overcome trauma associated with ailments like cancer, Alzheimer`s and even heart strokes? Fret no more over a huge list of medicines, as "expressive art therapy" comes to your rescue.

Is there a `Mona Lisa` in 3D?

Is there a second `Mona Lisa` painting by the great Leonardo Da Vinci in 3D?

Mamata made Sudipta Sen deny painting purchase: CPI-M

The CPI-M Tuesday alleged that Saradha scam kingpin Sudipta Sen was made to deny that he purchased any artwork of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, and demanded to know how she was funding her party.

Thieves destroy 5000-year-old rock painting in Spain

Thieves have destroyed a 5,000-year-old rock painting in southern Spain while trying to steal the artwork by chipping it off the cave wall where it was housed.

An artist paints canvas using trash

Thin strips of leather replicate strokes of oil paint in the canvases of artist Anita Ahuja, who has used waste products like seat belts and bottle caps to highlight the usability of such objects.

Hong Kong police search landfill for $3.7 mn painting

Grand Hyatt hotel cleaners were suspected of dumping the painting, which sold on Monday for more than HK$28.75 million.

Chris Martin bought painting for Gwyneth Paltrow as `parting gift`

Chris Martin reportedly bought a painting of a `bird in flight` as parting gift for Gwyneth Paltrow , after they jointly announced that they have split.

Painting the town green in Bihar

A Bihar town is painting itself green to send out an environment friendly message, an official said.

Artistic innovations to mark India Art Fair

The India Art Fair will begin here Jan 30, and 47 art galleries from across the world will showcase modern and contemporary art practices.

Indian artists imagine an unknown Russia

The third edition of the ‘Indian Artists Paint Russia’ art camp brought together a group of artists here who painted images of the country solely based on their imagination.

Russian police seize painting of Putin in women`s underwear

Police seized a painting of Russia`s president and prime minister in women`s underwear from a gallery in St Petersburg, saying the satirical display had broken unspecified laws.