Philippines to seize Marcos widow`s art masterpieces

Philippine authorities moved Tuesday to seize paintings by Picasso, Gauguin, Miro, Michelangelo and other masters held by Imelda Marcos after getting a court order against the former first lady.

Is an early Picasso work in Bosnian town?

Library employees in the small Bosnian town of Kozarska Dubica, also known as Bosanksa Dubica, say that they have a little known work by Pablo Picasso in their library.

American wins $1 mn Picasso for just $135 in online tombola

A US ticket-holder in a worldwide online charity raffle on has walked away with an exquisite USD 1 million Picasso after paying a mere USD 135, Sotheby`s said after organising the first-of-its-kind tombola.

Chance to win $1 million Picasso for just $135 in online raffle

The UNESCO-registered charity has issued 50,000 tickets at 100 euros ($135) each for the first-of-its-kind tombola on December 18 at Sotheby`s in Paris, hoping to raise $5 million.

China`s richest man pays $28 mn for a Picasso

Billionaire Wang Jianlin, who is China`s richest man and chairman of real estate developer Dalian Wanda Group, paid $28.16 million for Spanish master Pablo Picasso`s painting.

German police find 1,500 artworks taken by Nazis

Some 1,500 works by artists like Picasso, Nolde and Matisse believed to be stolen by the Nazis in the 1930s were found at an elderly man`s apartment

407 Picassos stolen, says stepdaughter

Pablo Picasso`s stepdaughter said 407 works by the late Spanish artist were stolen from her chateau in southern France.

Pratima Pandey brings Picasso magic to runway

The magic of Pablo Picasso`s paintbrush and colours was revisited when designer Pratima Pandey showcased her collection, inspired by the painting of the famous artist, at the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW).

Czech police look for stolen Picasso, Renoir paintings

A hunt is on for Pablo Picasso and Pierre-Auguste Renoir paintings that were stolen from a private collection of a Czech businessman.

Picasso painting vandalised in US

A priceless 1929 painting ‘Woman in a Red Armchair’ by Pablo Picasso was vandalised by a man who spray-painted on it at an art museum in Houston, US.

Gaga is like Picasso, says Tony Bennett

Gaga has been compared to renowned painter Picasso by singer Tony Bennett, who had recently recorded a track with her.

Aamir turns painter for best buddy Salman Khan

Despite his inexperience with paintbrush, colours and canvas, Aamir gifted a painting to his best friend Salman Khan.

Presenting, `master` Picasso with `fan` Souza in East-West showcase

It is a collaboration between Grosvenor Gallery of London and Vadehra Gallery in the capital, which earlier held a solo show of Picasso in 2006.

From Picasso to Elvis, Chinese buy up Western culture

The European Fine Art Foundation revealed that China had overtaken the United Kingdom to become the world`s second largest art market.

Paltrow thinks husband Chris is like Picasso

Gwyneth Paltrow has opened up about her seven-year marriage to Chris Martin, and admitted that she and rocker hubby have their ups and downs, just like other couples.

Man held in Picasso theft to plead not guilty

The attorney for a New Jersey man accused of snatching a Picasso drawing off the wall says his client will plead not guilty.

Picasso lovers win hearts at Christie`s sale

Portraits of three different lovers of 20th century master Pablo Picasso fetched the three highest prices at Christie`s.

Sydney University gets mystery Picasso gift

‘Jeune Fille Endormie’ is set to be auctioned in London on June 21.

Dutch museum lends Picasso to Ramallah

‘Buste de Femme’ will go on loan from Eindhoven`s Van Abbe Museum.

Picasso lifts Sotheby`s sale to $111 million

A Picasso painting of his mistress Marie-Therese Walter fetched 25.2 mn pounds.