Saatchi Launches Website for Student Artists
Date: 22 Dec 2006 | Views: 4213
LONDON, ENGLAND - Charles Saatchi launched a website for art students and some have already sold works through it. More than 2,000 art students have been attracted to this new website. More...
1882 Postage Stamp Sells For Record GBP 15,000 at Bonhams
Date: 22 Dec 2006 | Views: 5365
LONDON, ENGLAND - A large orange stamp that cost Ј5 in 1882 used for posting heavy parcels to the furthest reaches of the British Empire set a new world record price for such a stamp at Bonhams in Knightsbridge on December 19 when it sold for Ј15,270. More...
Coming to a town near you: national museums
Date: 22 Dec 2006 | Views: 3971
What's happening is nothing less than a revolution in federal museum policy. For decades, the government has funded the operation of museums and art galleries in Ottawa only, and then doled out the meagre Museums Assistance Program support to help other levels of government keep the rest of the country's heritage institutions up and running. More...