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Francis Bacon Painting Beats Edvard Munch's Record

Francis Bacon’s 1969 painting titled ‘Three Studies of Lucien Freud’ has sold at auction for a whopping $142,000,000. This tops the previous highest selling artwork of $120 million, a painting titled ‘Scream’ by Edvard Munch. Unbelievable!

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Shrink Wrapped Sculptures in Saskatoon

Shrink-wrapped sculptures in Saskatoon are causing confusion as to their purpose. Are they there to protect the sculptures from the winter? No. They are apart of an art project. Read more from the link. (click the photo)

*Story and image from Global News

Fine Art Degree? Not So Bad After All

Fine Art Degree? Not So Bad After All

Fine art degrees seem to be not so bad after all after a study shows that they are not only the happiest but the unemployment rate of fine arts majors is dramatically decreasing. 

(click on link for the article via. The Wall Street Journal)

 

Top 10 Most Shocking Performance Artworks!

Top 10 Most Shocking Performance Artworks!

The Guardian shows us their take on the Top 10 Most Shocking Performance Artworks ever! Quite a few interesting and frightful ones, and frankly just as many testicles as I expected.

 

(click on the title to access the link)