painting

The painting that was suddenly worth millions

Jun 12, 2014
A self-portrait by Rembrandt once labeled fake has now been deemed the real deal.
Posted In: art, Rembrandt, painting

Why lead-paint makers escape fines that cost Big Tobacco billions

Sep 23, 2013
A California court case is the latest attempt to hold paint companies liable for health hazards from lead paint, banned since 1978.
Posted In: lead paint, painting

The art in Walmart: A painter turns his canvas on store aisles

Jul 16, 2013
Meet Brendan O'Connell, Walmart artist -- or at least the mega retailer is his muse. O'Connell has taken to painting the things you can find the big-box store and the people who roam its aisles.
Posted In: Walmart, art, painting, Retail

The pop culture bump of 'The Scream'

May 2, 2012
The Edward Munch painting goes on sale today, and is expected to fetch upwards of $80 million. The century-old painting has found continued relevance in pop culture.
Posted In: art, The Scream, painting