An elderly woman in France had no idea that the painting she had hanging above a hotplate in her kitchen was a lost work by an artist from the Renaissance. What painting? Benvenuto di Giuseppe, who went by the nickname Cimabue (“bullheaded”), is a highly regarded Italian painter who lived in the late 13th century.
Allan Goedecke was as surprised as anybody when his sculpture of a man with a bare chest was rejected by an exhibition in Melbourne, Australia, the Sydney Morning Herald reported. Goedecke recently submitted his bust to the Victorian sculptors association’s annual exhibition, which will take place at Melbourne’s Collins Square complex — but the owner
A liberal artist says he is being “censored” because the United States National Snow Sculpting Championship contest won’t allow his group to enter their very political anti-Trump design. Kelly Thune, David Aichinger and Dusty Thune designed a snow sculpture called the “statue of tyranny” that is meant to be a critique of the policies of