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Can Artsy Make Fine Art As Accessible As Luxury Fashion?

But it still remains to be seen whether it can break out into a wider audience, inspire purchasing among a new class of buyers and build a business from its mission. Now, the site takes an honor approach to making money: it takes a cut from transactions that emerge from introductions made on the site,…

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Buy It Or Hate It, New Yorkers Flock To Banksy’s Art

Reactions from other New Yorkers to the pieces – which appear overnight, usually on side streets in Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn – have ranged from the defacing of images to offers of huge sums for walls Banksy has painted. “Somebody offered me a million dollars if I took down the bricks,” said Jose Goya, the…

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Ntu Delves Into Arts Research

The National University of Singapore Museum’s South and South-east Asian Gallery showcases paintings from the Nanyang school of the 1960s, while The Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore is located at Lasalle College of the Arts. The National Arts Council’s deputy chief executive Yvonne Tham said that she was “excited” to see what the new centre…

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Amazon Sponsors Art Fair To Promote Art Site

The site launched back in August and features some expensive paintings from artists such as Andy Warhol and Norman Rockwell. The problems the company faced with this brand new site was that art enthusiasts arent used to making such purchases online they want to see the artwork, be able to bid in the traditional way…

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Banksy Proves Art Is Hype. Or Not.

This is not a photo opportunity.” To a fan, the black-and-white stencils had Banksy written all over them: a man with the lower half of his face covered in a handkerchief throwing a bunch of flowers as he would a Molotov cocktail, a signature furtive rat. A yawning senior citizen in sunglasses and a white…

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Amazon Sponsors Art Fair To Promote Art Site

The site launched back in August and features some expensive paintings from artists such as Andy Warhol and Norman Rockwell. The problems the company faced with this brand new site was that art enthusiasts arent used to making such purchases online they want to see the artwork, be able to bid in the traditional way…

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Vt. Statehouse To Host Day-long Arts Summit

Statehouse to host day-long arts summit AP/ MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) Artists, educators and others will be gathering at the Vermont Statehouse for the first statewide art meeting in 15 years. The Oct. 26 Vermont Arts Summit in Montpelier will revolve around the themes connect, animate, lead. Conference organizer Zon Eastes of the Vermont Arts Council…