Hertfordshire County Council art auctions make £469000

More than 450 artworks from Hertfordshire County Council's art collection have been snapped up in a series of three public auctions – for a total of ...

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Sony's Funimation Acquires UK Anime Distributor Manga Entertainment

Funimation will merge Manga's business with the Funimation U.K. home ... Title available immediately include “Sword Art Online” season 1 (pictured ...

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How Japan mastered the art of experiential retailing

Experiential retailing, a marketer's term for brick-and mortar-companies creating in-store buzzes to attract shoppers, is part of an ongoing conversation ...

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Final call for art award entries

THE North York Moors National Park Trust is making a final call for entries to its inaugural art award, with the window for applications due to close on ...

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Amazing pictures of Bring the Paint festival show impressive street art transforming city centre

Amazing pictures of Bring the Paint festival show impressive street art .... The group has over 10,000 followers who travel to cities around the UK in ...

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City pub acclaimed for its Art Deco design did not stand the test of time

These two great photos from our archive show the sad demise of one of Leicester's fine pre-Second World War Art Deco pubs. The Salutation, on ...

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Staithes Group work to launch series of summer art events in Danby

Staithes Group work to launch series of summer art events in Danby ... Booking is essential direct with WEA www.wea.org.uk or call 0300 3033464 ...

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Tiananmen Square: Iconic 'tank man' image recreated as inflatable art

An artist has recreated the Tiananmen Square "tank man" image with ... crackdown are heavily censored in China on social media and by the news.

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Art attack! Luton artist's mural at Mall accidentally painted over

A Luton artist was left “devastated” after her council-funded artwork which took her “months” to prepare was accidentally painted over by workmen.

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Sesame Street welcomes foster muppet Karli

Karli is also seen sharing an art project with Elmo that shows that even though ... If you have a story suggestion email entertainment.news@bbc.co.uk.

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Run The Jewels Confirm Art Exhibition, New Beer Launch

Art The Jewels UK will be part of this year's Soho Music Month and will be on display throughout June at Platform LDNon Carnaby Street, London.

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Sketch rescued from bonfire is Michelangelo's first ever work of art drawn by the artist when he was ...

The Seated Man drawing is owned by an anonymous British collector, who purchased it in 1989 in a French auction. Its artist was unidentified.

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Eyeless in Cleethorpes celebrates the work of Cleethorpes born artist Peter Brannan

Eyeless in Cleethorpes includes a comprehensive list of the artist's ... a member of the Royal Society of British Artists and had numerous exhibitions at ...

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Manga and the art of the mass-market masterpiece

Maybe it's because I left Japan at 16 and was educated in British art ... And unlike many news organisations, we have chosen an approach that allows ...

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Artist has same bizarre rare brain condition as Kanye West and Marilyn Monroe

We've all done things we wish we could forget but for graphic artist Sue Holmes can remember every single thing that has ever happened in her life.

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Striking street art on display at West End graffiti festival

Day one of Scotland's only graffiti and street art festival took place on Saturday at SWG3, in Glasgow's West End. The event welcomed more than 2000 ...

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Motorbike enthusiasts launch their art and photography exhibition at Bromsgrove Library

TWO ARTISTIC motorbike enthusiasts have joined forces to put on their own exhibition of pictures at Bromsgrove Library. The collection by painter ...

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Dorset artist Keith Athay thanks lifesaver following cliff fall

AN ARTIST who suffered life threatening injuries after a fall on the coast has met up with the woman who saved his life. A year after his nasty fall near ...

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How to see Chihuly glass art exhibition at Kew Gardens for a tenner this summer

As with any attraction though, prices can easily stack up, so good news as we've ... Kew is currently home to the 'Chihuly: Reflections on nature' glass art ... in our spectacular landscape, featuring pieces never seen before in the UK'.

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Popular Burt Art Festival set to return

EASELS and brushes are at the ready as Bury Art Festival prepares to ... borough's artistic talent and beauty will open at Bury Art Museum tomorrow, ...

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Organiser seeks more gardens for art exhibition

ART in the Gardens, an art exhibition that sees residents open up their gardens to display art from local artists, returns this year on Saturday 20th July ...

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Aberdeen graffiti artists to appear on This Morning

As part of LATA 65, an arts project for people over 65, the pensioners learned the history of street art – from its beginnings in activism to the modern ...

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Looted art, gay rights merge in recovery of Polish painting

The two were dumbfounded when Homeland Security agents showed up at their home in 2016 with news the work been looted by the Nazis from ...

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Leonardo da Vinci 'unable to finish Mona Lisa after severe fainting episode left him with claw hand'

Although the Renaissance artist drew with his left hand, it's believed he painted with his right and that an injury forced him to leave many of his works ...

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Iconic Art Deco Aberdeen Beach Ballroom celebrates 90th birthday

The B-listed art deco structure is home to one of Scotland's finest dance ... conferences, weddings, charity gigs, and British Masters Boxing bouts.

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Cardiff circus company announces new associate artists programme

“As the ageing pioneers of UK contemporary circus, we want to foster, encourage, support and nurture the next generation, so our art form continues to ...

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Judge rules museum 'rightfully owns' Nazi-looted painting

But the judge, John Walter, criticised Spain for not keeping to the Washington Principles on Nazi-Confiscated Art - an international agreement to return ...

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