The Wheatbelt Council decides not to sell a controversial painting by convicted child sex offender Rolf Harris

When should art be separated from the artist? That is the question a local government in Whitpelt, Western Australia, faced this week when it voted against the sale of a painting of convicted child sex offender Rolf Harris. the main points: Wheatbelt Council voted against selling a painting it was gifted to by convicted paedophile … Read more

The obituary of Laila Shawa | art

Like many pop artists, Laila Shawa, who has died at the age of 82, used repetition and silkscreen. In the hands of such pioneers Andy WarholForm and technique highlighted celebrity commodification—as in the American artist’s portraits of Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley—but Shawa, who was Palestinian, had darker, darker political concerns. Her print 20 Targets … Read more

Madonna is sponsoring the Miami Art Basel exhibition celebrating the 30th anniversary of her sex book

She brings back the sex! Madonna, 64, Reissues 800 Copies of Her X-Rated Sex Book for 30th Anniversary Event at Miami Art Basel By Cassie Carpenter for Dailymail.Com published: 23:20, November 22, 2022 | Updated: 04:21, November 23, 2022 Madonna teamed up with Saint Laurent Creative Director Anthony Vaccarello to co-curate an exhibition celebrating the … Read more

Inside Love Islander Mille Court’s new home featuring pop art and a pink sofa

Inside Millie Court’s new home: The Love Island star flaunts her feminine pad – which features pop art and a pink sofa – after moving out of the £1m property she shared with ex Liam Reardon By Ellie Phillips for Mailonline published: 15:06, November 22, 2022 | Updated: 16:21, November 22, 2022 She split from … Read more

Golden Demon winner Chris Clayton on giant dioramas

Few prizes in the world of competitive art are quite as sharp as the Slayer Sword – the premium award given out each year, once in the US and again in the UK, by Games Workshop. Every year since 1987 by a miniaturist at the Golden Devil Painting events, the 5-foot-tall weapon is the dream … Read more

Is AI art really art? This California show says yes

CNN Business – With the increasing popularity of artificial intelligence for image generation, prof question has Hadeer Art World: Can AI create art? At the bitforms show in San Francisco, the answer is yes. An exhibition called Artificial Imagination runs through late December and features works created or inspired by the DALL-E generative AI system … Read more