Category Archives: Art News

July News Roundup

AGO Picasso Exhibition runs till August 26th The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) is boasting a showing of Pablo Picasso’s work with Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musee National Picasso, Paris, which is scheduled for a seventeen-week exhibition from April 28th … Continue reading

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Canadian Art News Roundup–June

Canadian Retiree to Claim Nazi-Stolen Art Since they passed a restitution law in 1998, the Austrian government has been returning paintings stolen by the Nazis to descendants of the rightful owners. In all, about 10,000 paintings are back in the … Continue reading

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Canadian Art News Roundup–May

Vancouver Spring Art Sale Two paintings that have hung in the halls of the British Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, and were purchased directly from the artist in 1955 for between $300 to $350 each, netted just shy of … Continue reading

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News from around the Art World

Smithsonian finds color photos of ’06 ‘Quake: A volunteer at the Smithsonian Institution has uncovered what is believed to be the first, and likely the only, color photos of the city of San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake and massive … Continue reading

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Picasso’s Enduring Legend

Pablo Picasso is likely the most-often written about artist. He was fascinating in both his personal life and his art. He is probably one of the most prolific artists ever, leaving behind an enormous body of art, in too wide a variety of … Continue reading

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Dali Museum adds to the Tampa Bay area Arts Scene

The recent opening of the $36 billion Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida adds to the area’s growing arts scene.I recently wrote a guest blog about The Dali and the other area art museums and galleries that are drawing … Continue reading

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Welcome to the artGalore.ca Blog!

Though our blog is new, we intend to quickly add lots of material that we hope our readers will enjoy– the latest art news, discussions about specific pieces of art, and stories about some classic works and the masters that created them. We welcome your participation in the discussions and are open to hosting guest blogs about our favorite subject–art. Continue reading

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