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  • Home security systems: beyond the panic room

    Home security systems: beyond the panic room
    THE THIEF or thieves who recently walked away with an Encino couple's multimillion-dollar art collection, including a Marc Chagall and a Diego Rivera, shouldn't have had a prayer. In a universe where wealthy people pay millions to protect jewelry,...
  • The Art Institute of Chicago

    The Art Institute of Chicago
    On this date, five civic leaders incorporated the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, descendant of the Chicago Academy of Design, which had sprung up in 1866 and had mounted several exhibitions before the Chicago Fire claimed it. Thus, in 1882, when the...
  • Chicago's Picasso sculpture

    Chicago's Picasso sculpture
    Just after noon, Mayor Richard J. Daley pulled a cord attached to 1,200 square feet of blue-green fabric, unwrapping a gift "to the people of Chicago" from an artist who had never visited--and had shown no previous interest in--the city. The artist was...
  • Monster Mash: Caravaggio's bones; Raphael work tops 2009 auctions; Roundabout's fiscal woes

     
    -- Renaissance man: Scientists in Italy have exhumed a set of bones that are presumed to be the remains of artist Caravaggio. (Agence France Presse) -- Top grosser: A chalk drawing by Raphael that sold for $47.5 million has topped......
  • A small Jewish museum acquires Chagall crucifixion painting at a bargain price

     
    A little-known painting by Marc Chagall has taken the international spotlight after a small museum in London revealed over the weekend that it has purchased the work at a bargain price. Chagall's "Apocalypse in Lilac, Capriccio" (1945) was purchased in......
  • Monster Mash: Fountain Theatre director Bennett Bradley slain; artwork stolen in France; Canada won't seize Dead Sea Scrolls

     
    -- Homicide: Bennett Bradley, a theater director at the Fountain Theatre in Hollywood, was found stabbed to death Saturday at his home. (Los Angeles Times) -- Without a trace: Nearly 30 works of art, including pieces by Pablo Picasso and......
  • Darker nights at the opera

    Darker nights at the opera
    M any an opera plot is set in motion by a wicked curse that generates terrible heartache and loss. These days, it looks as if the real world of opera has been hit with a curse every bit as pernicious. Although orchestras, art museums, theater troupes and...
  • Millions of Dollars in Art Stolen From SoCal Home

    Los Angeles -- Police are searching for an art thief that made off with millions of dollars worth of paintings from inside an Encino home, including works by Marc Chagall and Diego Rivera. Investigators say the thief entered the home near Ventura...
  • "DISCOVER THE ARTS- SKIRBALL CULTURAL CENTER"

    Gayle Anderson was live to continue the DISCOVERS THE ARTS IN LOS ANGELES series in Los Angeles at the Skirball Cultural Center for their new exhibit, "MONSTERS AND MIRACLES: A JOURNEY THROUGH JEWISH PICTURE BOOKS" on display through August 1, 2010....
  • Need to Know: Lincoln Center, resort for dogs, King Kong attraction

    Lincoln Center's architecture, and all that jazz Just in time for spring, New York's iconic Lincoln Center has expanded its tour program. The art and architecture tour includes an in-depth examination of Lincoln Center's buildings and public spaces as...