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Audrey Hepburn auction offers rare glimpse into life of the secretive star

<b>(CNN) —</b> Twenty-four years after her death, why is Audrey Hepburn -- perhaps more than any other 20th century film star -- so revered, so idolized? Billy Wilder, who directed her in two movies, once said: "You looked around and suddenly there was this dazzling creature looking like a wild-eyed doe …

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Audrey Hepburn's family opens up her attic for auction

British actress Audrey Hepburn and her companion Dutch actor Robert Wolders arrive at a benefit party for Aids research in Paris on November 25, …

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Painting The American Dream: Jasper Johns At The RA

Fisun Güner finds wonder in the late works of Jasper Johns, currently on display amongst his retrospective at the Royal Academy, London

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Fine Art: The Art Of Bungie's Destiny 2

Our post on the concept art behind the first <i>Destiny</i> remains one of the best (and easily the biggest) <i>Fine Art</i> has ever put together. So it's a …

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Beyoncé's Lipstick Elevates Her Last Instagram to Fine Art

Among other things, Beyoncé's known for her spell-binding Instagram account. And as <i>Time</i> reports, she's also been known to break the internet a time …

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Video: Robb Report Previews Standout Items Ahead of Audrey Hepburn Auction

The 500-lot auction includes clothes, photographs, and movie memorabilia from the late Hollywood icon.<p>Hollywood icon Audrey Hepburn, who rose to …

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Jasper Johns: Who Am I? A Retrospective By Edward Lucie-Smith

<b>Often enough in his career, Jasper Johns has issued statements that say in effect: ‘Who am I? The truth is that I don’t think I really know the</b> …

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artnet Asks: Art-World Disruptor Tim Goodman on Launching a New Digital Auction Platform Out of Australia

People<p>Fine Art Bourse is the latest online auctions platform here to change the game—and fight Facebook's censorship.<p>,<p>In 2009, Tim Goodman was the …

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Fine Art: Virtual Reality Drawing Brings Overwatch Art To Life

Liz Edwards is an artist who, in a previous life, was a 3D character artist at <i>Total War</i> developers Creative Assembly. She is now a 3D artist in a …

Virtual Reality

Jasper Johns Plans to Turn His 170-Acre Estate Into an Artists’ Retreat

Jasper Johns, America’s most acclaimed living artist, has a plan to make sure his bucolic Connecticut estate remains a creative haven long after he’s …

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How Alexander Calder Became America's Most Beloved Sculptor

In an exclusive excerpt from his new book, Calder: The Conquest of Time, Jed Perl reveals a hidden side of the artist

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Audrey Hepburn's personal collection goes on sale at auction

Shoes, dresses, jewelry, but also a cigarette lighter that once belonged to Hollywood star and fashion icon Audrey Hepburn can be purchased online at …

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Saliha’s journey from fine arts to fashion

Saliha Hanif is a fashion designer who holds a Masters degree in fine arts. Her paintings are inspired from life and nature. She has worked …

The Arts

Ballerinas treat commuters to Swan Lake recital in Antwerp

Commuters in Antwerp were treated to a surprise recital of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake by 48 dancers from The Shanghai Ballet, who performed a couple of scenes in the hall of Central Station during the Monday morning rush hour.<p>Onlookers described the spectacle – which was put on to boost ticket sales …

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Elvis and Audrey Costume Ideas For Couples That Will Be a Big (Little) Hit This Halloween

<b>Big Little Lies</b> was one of the <i>big</i> winners at the Emmys on Sunday, and besides being entertaining and critically acclaimed, the hit HBO series happens to have some impressively creative costume inspiration. The momentous party in the show's finale has an Audrey and Elvis theme, with all the couples …

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Inside Audrey Hepburn's private collection set for auction by Christie's

The personal collection of Audrey Hepburn will be showcased by Christie's at a flagship auction in London later this month. Hepburn's beloved clothes and accessories, as well as film memorabilia and photography, will make up the 500 lots included in the sale, with single items expected to reach up …

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The Best Behind-the-Scenes Photos From London Fashion Week Spring 2018

After a terrorist attack rocked the London Underground, the normally hectic scene backstage at London Fashion Week must've felt like a haven as the week kicked off with J.W. Anderson. A designer known for his constricting, narrow runways, Anderson opened things up and made everyone feel at home—by …

Natural Disasters

Equifax hack: Two top executives announce immediate retirement amid scrutiny into massive breach

The firm's chief security officer, who has a degree in Fine Arts, has also drawn criticism.<p>Equifax's chief security officer Susan Mauldin and chief …

Equifax

What If Warhol And Capote Created A Broadway Play? Turns Out They Did, Sort Of

Support the news<p>It’s fun to imagine the kind of Broadway play two eccentric giants of American art and literature might conjure up. A lot of people …

Art

Comme des Garçons dedicates a perfume to Andy Warhol

When Comme des Garçons mixes its eccentric DNA with the pop art style of Andy Warhol, it creates "You’re In", a fragrance mixed into an exciting …

Cyndi Lauper announces 2017 NYC “Home for the Holidays” show

<b>Cyndi Lauper</b>‘s “Home for the Holidays” show at Beacon Theatre has become an annual NYC tradition, always bringing together a disparate group of great …

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Comme des Garçons dédie un parfum à Andy Warhol

Lorsque Comme des Garçons mêle son ADN excentrique avec le style pop art provocateur d’Andy Warhol, cela donne "You’re In", une fragrance mixte lovée …

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Audrey Hepburn’s Rare Personal Collection Up for Auction — Including Her Ballet Pumps

Audrey Hepburn is remembered for beauty, talent and style — oozing glamour on the big screen, and in per private life cutting a chic figure in …

Fashion Shows

Beakerhead, fine art and a wee bit o' drama: How to keep busy this weekend in Calgary

If you are looking for entertainment options for the weekend, <i>The Homestretch's</i> Tracy Fuller has you covered.<p>Beakerhead<p>Calgary will be transformed …

Prosecco is what Giuliana Rancic has on tap

Red carpet reporter <b>Giuliana Rancic</b> said she hasn’t settled on a gown yet for Sunday’s Emmy Awards, but she already knows what she’ll be drinking while she gets her hair and makeup done.<p>“My friends and I, we do hair and makeup, get the gown ready and enjoy a glass of prosecco,” Rancic told the …

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The Best Pieces up for Auction from Audrey Hepburn's Personal Collection

<i>I</i>‘ve always been drawn to the less clean-cut screen legends of the past, but there was no way I wasn’t going to have my eye on the Audrey Hepburn …

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Fine Art: Portraits Of Overwatch Heroes

Jai Kamat is an artist and illustrator from Rochester, New York.<p>You can see more of Jai's work at his personal site.<p><i>Fine Art is a celebration of the</i> …

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MOMA’S NEXT ACQUISITION? THE WEEKLY PIC: Larry Rivers painted this over-life-size (in several senses) portrait of the poet Frank O’Hara in 1954, and it was one of the most exciting works of its era....

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Ann Freedman, former Knoedler director, settles final lawsuit

A chapter in one of New York’s biggest art scandals has closed. Ann Freedman, the former director of the now defunct Knoedler gallery, has settled …

Art

Comme des Garcons x Andy Warhol's You're In

Reviving one of the pop art icon's most provocative works, Comme de Garcons x Andy Warhol's You're In is an homage in fragrance form. The original …

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