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First exhibition of work by seven Shanghai artists in the UK The Catto Gallery 5th – 24th April 2008

. February 25, 2008

The Catto Gallery, London is proud to announce the debut exhibition of seven Contemporary Chinese artists from the Shanghai School. These artists, although established in China, have never been seen in London. Their works range from traditional, satirical, to political, tender and sexual – all topics which have had a difficult journey in China’s political […]

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One Million Visitors Drawn to New Greek and Roman Galleries at Metropolitan Museum

. February 23, 2008

New York – February 22, 2008 – The Metropolitan Museum of Art tallied the one millionth visitor to its acclaimed New Greek and Roman Galleries on February 21. In the ten months since the galleries opened (on April 20, 2007), they have attracted an average of some 3700 people per day. This is approximately 27% […]

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Jay Koka to Showcase Paintings of Vintage and New at the 2008 Amelia Island Concours

. February 22, 2008

Amelia Island, Fla. – February 20, 2008 – Popular Automotive Fine Arts Society artist Jay Koka will showcase two unique paintings featuring vintage and new models during the annual AFAS art show at the 2008 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance on March 7-9, 2008, in Amelia Island, Fla. Both paintings, “Rolls at the Ritz,” and “Alpina” […]

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Chubb Responds to Growing $6-Billion-a-Year Art Theft Problem

. February 20, 2008

Art collectors beware: Before making a purchase, make sure it is not among the reported $6 billion in stolen works that are on the market each year. Says a leading art attorney: “You can save yourself a lot of aggravation and money by doing your homework first.” To help its customers face a challenge by […]

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Rare Silent Movie Poster Exhibit Headed To New Jersey

. February 17, 2008

Barnegat, New Jersey – Unshredded Nostalgia, New Jersey’s only metropolitan-style poster gallery showcasing original movie, television and stage posters announces a rare poster exhibit featuring the era of silent movies. The exhibit, titled “Gems of the Silent Screen,” opens to the public on March 15, 2008, with an opening night gala reception from 5 to […]

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