A small Italian church is getting the last laugh on a group of art thieves who stole a Flemish master's painting of the crucifixion only to learn cops had swapped out the original for a fake after being tipped off that a heist was in the works.
Audience members in Louisville say they were left “distraught” by a problematic production of the musical “The Wiz,” and were demanding their money back, a report said Tuesday.
Romanian prosecutors are working to determine whether a famous Pablo Picasso painting that was stolen six years ago in a robbery was found buried in the ground.
David Hockney’s famous “Portrait of an Artist [Pool with Two Figures]” at Christie’s on Thursday night, easily breaking the record for a work by a living artist sold at auction.
Banksy posted a new video to his website Tuesday implying the partial shredding of his “Girl With Balloon” at a London auction was supposed to have been complete.
The iconic Banksy painting turned performance art has been renamed after it was shredded right after being sold at a live auction for $1.4 million, reports said.
A massive 800-pound hammer was stolen from a California community center over the weekend.
The one-year anniversary of the Las Vegas Massacre that killed 58 people is coming up on Oct. 1, while an art project seeks to memorialize the victims in hopes to help their families heal.
A bunch of rotting doors to the rooms of an old New York City hotel recently fetched a total of more than $400,000 at an auction — because they were saved from a trash heap by a sharp-eyed homeless man.
Retired tennis star John McEnroe made some serious cash last week, selling a painting inspired by serial killer Charles Manson for $10.4 million, according to reports.