The art collector wouldn’t give up fighting with DIA over a Van Gogh painting

A Brazilian art collector is not giving up his fight to recover a Vincent van Gogh painting that he claims was stolen from him years ago, then ended up in the Detroit Institute of Arts. In US District Court on Monday, the art collector’s attorney, Aaron Phelps, filed his notice of appeal over a judge’s … Read more

Jenkin van Zyl on his death-defying art: ‘It was stupid to set myself on fire. But the shot is amazing ‘| Art and design

jInken van Zyl’s art has many elements of a good party – balloons, cupcakes, inflatables, dancing. But any resemblance to a toddler’s birthday stops there. Its clearly NSFW (not safe for work). Cast members in his films wear grotesque monster masks and tight fetish outfits. Fake blood flows abundantly. His films are tense and claustrophobic, … Read more

I met the oldest woman in the world – she shared her memories of Van Gogh in Arles

I don’t kiss the women I interview – it’s not professional. But one time I made an exception. In 1988 she met Jeanne Calment, at the age of 113, who was then the oldest person on Earth. That year was the centenary of Van Gogh’s arrival in Arles, and I was there to hear her … Read more

The DIA claims that Van Gogh’s Mysterious Past is immune to seizures

Detroit — The Detroit Institute of Art cannot be forced to relinquish control of a multimillion-dollar painting by Vincent Van Gogh in the middle of a federal lawsuit because the artwork is protected by a federal law that grants immunity to foreign artwork displayed in the United States, museum lawyers said Monday. The painting, “Liseuse … Read more

Doha International Airport was packed with visitors in the wake of the Van Gogh painting controversy

Detroit – Sheryl Van Wert said she couldn’t understand how a $5 million Vincent van Gogh painting could have disappeared six years before it showed up at the Detroit Institute of Arts, but said she drove 100 miles on Sunday from Saginaw to the museum to see for herself the artwork. which is the subject … Read more

Ethan Van Sciver interacts with the Joker who has become pregnant in new edition of ‘Joker: The Man Who Stopped Laughing’: ‘DC Comics is getting weirder and weirder’

There is probably no character more bizarre than The Joker, but since it’s about DC as a whole, just when you think you’ve seen it all, something even stranger happens. In a backup story in the new issue of Joker: The Man Who Stopped Laughsthe genocidal clown became a father albeit not by way of … Read more