In brief

Oscar de la Renta, Iconic Designer, Dead at 82

Pink Panther Jewel Thieves Uncovered

Wisconsin Woman Draws Artistic Inspiration in Face of Death

Spanish Multinational Eulen Launches Arts Division

David Álvarez, president of EulenPhoto via: El País

René Burri, Iconic Magnum Photographer, Dead at 81

Is Germany Using Warhol Sale to Pay Off State Debt?

Egyptian Mummies Held by Florida Customs Officials

Why Is Beloved Astor Place Cube Sculpture Being Removed?

Despite Protests, Anti-Semitic Opera Opens in New York

Jeff Koons Does Not Want You to See This Film

50 Percent Art Forgery Estimate May Be Exaggerated. . . . Duh

Inside Geneva's Fine Art Expert Institute. Photo: via Lebanon Daily Star.

Instagram Thrill-Seeker Vandalizes Koons Retrospective

John F. Kennedy's Long-Lost Wedding Photos Auctioned Off

John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy leave the church at their 1953 wedding. Photo: courtesy RR Auction, Boston.

Neil Young Paints His Car Collection—Why?

Neil Young in concert (2008). Photo: Andrea Barsanti, via Wikimedia Commons.

Has Banksy Been Arrested Outside London?

Oxford's Ashmolean Museum Returns Nazi Loot

Renaissance Salt © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford.

Wolfgang Hutter, "Fantastic Realist" Painter, Dead at 85

Is Toilet Art Having a Moment?

The toilet of The Edwardian Cloakroom, BristolPhoto via: The Bristol Post

Teenage Prodigy Can Turn Your Selfie into Art

Cara Delevingne, seen by Hayley ConnollyPhoto: @oxtlxnes Instagram

Ron Perelman vs. the Whole "Ugly" Art Market

Trio of Monets Could Break $60 Million at Sotheby's

Glittering Olafur Eliasson Sculpture Bewitches Frieze London Visitors

Olafur Eliasson, Called Schools of Movement Sphere at New York gallery Tanya Bonakdar's booth at Frieze London. Photo: Olafur Eliasson via Instagram.

Governors Island Schoolhouse to Become Artists' Studios

Building 301 on Governors Island was once a school, but will be transformed into studio space for artists. Photo: courtesy Spaceworks.

New Director for Australia's National Gallery


Milwaukee Art Museum Gets a David for Italian Art Blockbuster