Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine

Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine – CBS News Watch CBS News Several works by graffiti artist Banksy have turned up on damaged buildings in one town. One mural depicts a defiant young gymnast performing a handstand on top of the rubble. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and … Read more

Banksy unveils Ukraine mural in town bombed by Russia

Banksy, the elusive British street artist, has painted a mural on a bombed-out building outside Ukraine’s capital, in what Ukrainians have hailed as a symbol of their country’s invincibility. On Friday night, the world-famous graffiti artist posted on Instagram three images of the artwork — a gymnast performing a handstand amid the ruins of a … Read more

Artists unite to support anti-government protests in Iran

Artists unite to support anti-government protests in Iran – CBS News Watch CBS News Activists say since anti-regime protests broke out in Iran nearly two months ago, more than 300 people have been killed and 14,000 arrested, including around two dozen actors and musicians. Still, protests continue in the streets and in the form of … Read more

‘I’d probably be dead if I didn’t find this’: Event showcases artists who’ve experienced homelessness

AUSTIN (KXAN) – It’s not every day people get to meet the artist behind their piece of work. But Sunday, Austinites had the opportunity to do just that at the Art From the Streets (AFTS) Show and Sale. The group provides art supplies and classes to people experiencing homelessness, as well as a platform to … Read more

Jimmy Carr Destroys Art, review: A moronic and pathetic programme

Channel 4 heavily trailed Jimmy Carr Destroys Art. Someone must have thought it was clever. The broadcaster boasted acquired works by “problematic” artists, including Picasso, Eric Gill, Rolf Harris and Adolf Hitler, and investigated whether some works ought to be wiped from the face of the earth. The idea seemed clear enough. Take a comedian … Read more

Cardi B wins California jury trial in art copyright infringement case

A jury sided with Cardi B on Friday in a copyright infringement case involving a man who claimed the Grammy-winning rapper misused his back tattoos for her sexually suggestive 2016 mixtape cover art. The federal jury in Southern California ruled Kevin Michael Brophy did not prove Cardi B misappropriated his likeness. After the jury forewoman … Read more

Louis Vuitton’s exhibit of celeb-designed trunks lands in New York

Last stop, New York! After 10 months on the road, Louis Vuitton’s traveling exhibition celebrating the French founder’s bicentennial birthday has finally arrived in Manhattan. Called “200 Trunks, 200 Visionaries,” the immersive show is open to the public in the former Barneys building, along with the iconic restaurant Freds. The roving project features 200 trunks … Read more