Leonardo da Vinci's Christ Painting Sells For Record $450MA painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction on Wednesday, smashing previous records for artworks sold at auction or privately.
Capitol Renovations Wrapping, But Not Debate Over ArtSeveral controversial paintings depicting Native Americans were recently slated to be relocated after more than a year of discussion.
White Bear Lake Art Shanty Projects CancelledSaturday is going to be a #Top10WxDay, and most people are responding warmly to the news. But warmth is just the problem at White Bear Lake, where the Art Shanty Projects that have been on display for the last few weeks must soon be removed from the ice.
Healing Through Photos: Gallery Night At Masonic Children's HospitalSomething new at a Twin Cities hospital: A photo project showing us that even through life's toughest times, happy moments exist.
Weisman Art Museum Ponders The Magic Of CloudsIf you are trying to find some in-door entertainment during this chilly stretch, we got an idea. There is a new exhibit at the Weisman Art Museum which is all about celebrating clouds and our fascination with them.
Finding Minnesota: The Minnesota Marine Art MuseumMinnesotans often think they need to travel to major cities to see famous artwork. But in reality, you do not have to travel far to see original works by the likes of Van Gogh and Picasso.
'Art Shanty Projects' Return To White Bear LakeThe Art Shanty Projects is back on White Bear Lake after a year hiatus. The ice shanty village features several elaborate art installations created by 125 artists.
Move Over Spoon & Cherry – A New Sculpture's Coming To TownThe Minneapolis Sculpture Garden will soon have something new to crow about. A giant, blue rooster piece called "Hahn/Cock" is just one of the sculptures moving into the Walker Art Center's outdoor gallery.
Western Minn. Father And Son Keep Ancient Art Of ‘Scrimshaw’ AliveDoug and Brook Pederson run a tree-trimming service in Montevideo. Much of the scraps from their business becomes the canvas for their artwork. Behind the wood carvings is something both ancient and unique, as they work to keep a rare form of art alive.
Capitol Restoration Group Asks Public For Art InputMinnesota may be "the land of 10,000 lakes," but there are no pictures of lakes in our State Capitol building. In fact, some people may consider some of the art that is there to be offensive.
'Art Addict' & The Passions Of Peggy GuggenheimDespite the monetary connotations of her name, Peggy Guggenheim amassed one of the greatest collections of modern art in the world, and she did so without throwing tons of money around.
Finding Minnesota: The Woodworking NunThe sawing and chipping sounds coming from a wood shop in Mankato mean another work of art is in progress. Detailed wooden sculptures come out of the shop, many with religious symbolism. The surprising part, though, is who's making them.