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March, 2019

  • 1 March

    DERRY NOYES TURNS KELLY’S ARTWORKS INTO STAMPS

    The United States Postal Services (USPS) announced that it will commemorate the influential abstract artist Ellsworth Kelly with a set of postage stamps slated to go on sale in 2019. Kelly was an American painter, sculptor and print maker associated with hard-edge painting. He passed away in 2015 and 4 …

February, 2019

  • 25 February

    MICHAEL HEIZER MOVES A 340-TON BOULDER ACROSS LA

    Michael Heizer is a site-contemporary artist specializing in large scale and site-specific sculptures. He has re-defined sculpture in terms of size, mass, gesture and process. His idea for sculpture came to him in 1969 when he discovered a 120-ton boulder in the mountains adjacent to his property and thought it …

  • 25 February

    What Happened To Designer Lagerfeld’s Art Collection

    As an iconic fashion designer, memories of Karl Otto Lagerfeld will definitely live on for years to come. The late supreme designer was an interesting human, right from the way he presented himself. His trademark look which would never go unrecognizable, always included: dark glasses, high collars, fingerless gloves and …

  • 23 February

    Mural Artist Pegasus Creates a Karl Lagerfeld Portrait Hours After His death

    When someone influential or let’s say iconic passes on, what would be first thing you would do?  Directing this same question to ‘Pegasus’, he would probably say “I would drop everything”, but not just for any iconic figure, for an iconic figure he sees as ‘superhuman’. But for what particular …

  • 22 February

    THE “MOON PUZZLE” SELLS AT AN AUCTION FOR OVER $600K

      You would be surprised to know just how much money people/bidders are willing to spend in auctions. An auction is the process of buying and selling items by offering them for a bid then selling them to the highest bidder. Different items are sold at auctions, it could be …