"Salvator Mundi" is a portrait of Christ that's been attributed to Leonardo da Vinci circa 1500.
Ahead of Wednesday's record-breaking auction at Christie's, during which a painting attributed to Leonardo da Vinci sold for a throat-clenching $450 million, art critic Jerry Saltz voiced some doubts....
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It's less about self-promotion and more about self-discovery.
It is almost double the last highest price for an artwork sold at auction.
The pub has been slammed with negative reviews from religious types.
He cut up the painting and re-used the canvas most likely to save money.
In a matter of minutes, the piece is radically transformed.
Art therapy has a "clear effect" on severe depression, helping some people to get back to work after time off, new research suggests. During the research, conducted by Sahlgrenska Academy at the Unive...
"I have consciously chosen to stand up and not be afraid of colour."
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What do we remember about the past, and what do we choose to forget?
An injustice has been righted more than 30 years on with the family and clan of famed Aboriginal artist Albert Namatjira.
People pass one of two new murals painted by the artist Banksy near the Barbican Centre in London
Through his new project, Ai Weiwei aims to powerfully illustrate a humanitarian crisis. The legendary Chinese artist, best known for his criticisms of the Chinese government, traveled across the globe...
PISSED: A 200-day durational performance where Cassils has captured all the urine their body has passed since February 26, 2017, when Trump rescinded the Obama era order allowing trans teens to use their bathroom of choice versus the gender assigned to them at birth.
The meaning of Bansky's latest set of murals has been explained by the mysterious street artist on Instagram. The works, marking the opening of an exhibition by American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, a...
Cassils spent a good chunk of this week trying to ensure that the 200-gallon tank of urine he was installing at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts didn't leak through the floor and destroy all of the priceless...
Beauty bloggers are getting more creative with eyebrows. And, in the process, raising them. "Squiggle brows" are the newest trend in the makeup world, and some people are really opposed to them. The c...
If you're sick of stock standard prints from IKEA.
Less than a year ago, Therese Ramstedt had an abortion. She was 25, in a happy relationship, and she discovered she was pregnant and the contraception the couple were using failed. At the time she did...
What is your party personality? Upon entering a social gathering, do you quickly find yourself surrounded by adoring fans as you fall into a story about your hilariously bad work week? Or do you immed...
Living alone definitely has its moments. In fact, it can be downright awesome. And Yaoyao Ma Van As, a 34-year-old painter and illustrator in Los Angeles, has captured the intimate beauty of those...
Artist Claudia Sahuquillo uses naked bodies as canvases to paint beautiful works of art and, in doing so, hopes to normalise nudity. Sahuquillo paints patterns including eyes, feathers and flowers on...
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It's ironic that some of us are afraid of the substance that's responsible for keeping us alive.
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There's a whole world of Paint-ings out there.
You can't deny real talent when you see it.
If you thought Hunter the shiba inu was an amazing animal artist, we have another creature who might impress you. OK, we're going to be honest. This one isn't quite as good at art. But cut the guy som...
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 29: Abbi Jacobson attends 'Chris Gethard: Career Suicide' during the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival at SVA Theatre on April 29, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Roy Rochlin/FilmMagic)
Not long ago, a contest like this wasn't even remotely possible. But, for the fourth year, the winners of the International Drone Photography Contest have been announced, and they prove drones have th...
"Broad City" star Abbi Jacobson will add a new show to her repertoire next month by hosting a podcast devoted to modern art. In "A Piece of Work," Jacobson will address the questions many museum-goers...
The 'Bollard Bandit' is on a mission to beautify.
The painting is by celebrated war artist Charles Pears.
There are some brrr-ave people.
Art is providing a powerful emotional outlet for a group of child refugees. Youngsters who have settled in southeast England after fleeing unaccompanied from countries such as Syria, Sudan, Eritrea an...
During the Ogoh-Ogoh procession from Parliament Lawn to Dark Park in Hobart, Tasmania, the vibe on the street is pumping. This procession is the final act of Dark Mofo and follows two weeks of winter feasting, art installations, performances and music at what is becoming Australia's most loved modern arts festival, in the southern most capital city. By Emily Verdouw.
This has to be Australia's best festival.