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Life imitates art: Russian group recreate masterpieces [Video]

Life imitates art: Russian group recreate masterpieces

A Russian-language Facebook group that started off as a playful attempt by a group of friends to get through the coronavirus lockdown by recreating art masterpieces using everyday items has become an..

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An Art Museum In Missouri Closed Due To Lockdown Has Given A Private Viewing To Some Special Visitors [Video]

An Art Museum In Missouri Closed Due To Lockdown Has Given A Private Viewing To Some Special Visitors

A U.S. Art Museum has given a private viewing to some special visitors. Three Peruvian penguins from a nearby zoo. Kansas City's Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is closed due to lockdown but welcomed..

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Security footage shows thief dashing for Van Gogh painting [Video]

Security footage shows thief dashing for Van Gogh painting

Security footage released by Dutch police showed the moment thieves broke into the Netherlands' Singer Laren Museum on March 30, smashing glass doors, to steal a painting by Dutch master Vincent Van..

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Lockdown diaries: This picture of Ranveer Singh as Vincent van Gogh is simply unmissable

"As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed.-Vincent Van Gogh," he captioned the image.
Bollywood Life - Published

Kalki Koechlin's pet Kiara and toddler Sappho share territories, actress posts an adorable picture!

Kalki Koechlin's pet dog Kiara has to share her territory with the actor's three-month-old daughter Sappho. Kiara is particularly fond of one corner of the house. Now, that has become Sappho's area as..
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An artistic touch to an image, with help from Vincent van Gogh, Frida Kahlo or Leonardo da Vinci

The ‘Art Transfer’ tool of Google Arts & Culture allows users to incorporate styles of iconic artworks into their photographs
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Vincent Van Gogh’s painting stolen on his 167th birthday

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Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum closed by coronavirus

Thieves stole a painting by Dutch master Vincent van Gogh early on Monday from the Netherlands' Singer Laren Museum, which is currently closed to the public because of the coronavirus.
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Van Gogh painting stolen in overnight raid

Thieves smashed a glass door to get into the museum in the Netherlands
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Dutch close museums, ban public gatherings amid virus outbreak

Two of the Netherlands' premier tourist attractions, the Rijksmuseum national gallery and Van Gogh museum, closed to the public on Thursday as a ban on gatherings of more than 100 people was imposed in..
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Kirk Douglas, Hollywood's tough guy on screen and off, dead at 103

The lifetime Oscar was Douglas' only Academy Award even though he was nominated for playing ruthless boxer Midge Kelly in “Champion”, a movie executive in “The Bad and the Beautiful” and van..
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Disputed Van Gogh self-portrait is genuine, Dutch research finds

A rare Vincent van Gogh self-portrait, which had been contested as a forgery for decades, is a genuine work by the Dutch master, researchers have concluded after six years of study.
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Van Gogh 2.0

van gogh 2.0
*Sushmita Verma* A three-day event on various artists' interpretation of Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh's letters to his brother Theo concluded last Sunday in Pune. The event, organised by Art Lane,..
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The Planner: The gift of a healthy child

the planner: the gift of a healthy child
At 37, Shagufta Patel turned her life around. After breaking free from a troubled marriage of 17 years, she launched Renaé. "Convincing the family that I would be okay, able to emotionally support my..
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Pune: Artists interpret Vincent Van Gogh’s letters and artwork

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Mumbai Diary: Monday Dossier

mumbai diary: monday dossier
*For a change* Aaradhya Bachchan spotted minus Aishwarya, in the company of father's best friend Bunty Walia, at her eighth birthday party at Jalsa on Sunday. Shah Rukh Khan's son and Riteish..
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From Russia, with love

from russia, with love
It is not uncommon to find stories of struggle in art — from Vincent Van Gogh, who rose to fame posthumously, to composer Johann Sebastian Bach who turned blind. The roots of Obraz — a dance..
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'My paintings are my truth'

'my paintings are my truth'
For seven years, Aditiya Singh has been painting every night, putting down his palette only at the crack of dawn. But ask the 25-year-old about a formal training in art and the memories he shares..
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The Weekend Digest

the weekend digest
**Quiz** *Geek play* Participate in this pop culture quiz show by Geek Fruit and Kunal Rao, where you can win with your know­ledge about movies, music, comics, TV shows and sports. *On*..
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‘Spider-Man’ star Willem Dafoe spotted on vacation in Fort Kochi

Actor was most recently nominated for Academy Award for Best Actor for playing Vincent van Gogh in ‘At Eternity's Gate’
Hindu - Published

International Lefthanders Day 2019: Twitter celebrates with funny posts

International Left-Handers Day is celebrated on August 13 annually to celebrate the differences and uniqueness of the left-handers. The day was first observed by Dean R. Campbell, founder of the..
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Paint like Van Gogh

Today, everyone is busy with their phones and few have the time to observe the stars in the sky. But Kshama Thakkar, an ardent lover of Vincent Van Gogh's paintings, especially the piece Cafe Terrace..
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Drawing animal farm

As a former graphic designer at lifestyle brand, Chumbak, Rohan Dahotre, 31, has drawn more owls than he can count. "Easily a hundred or more," he says. "I'm planning a book on how to draw owls,..
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Japan's impact on Van Gogh

Here's something that people who aren't heavily invested in the art world might not know about. When Japanese art started filtering in to Paris in the 19th century, it had a profound impact on master..
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Pistol that Van Gogh used to shoot himself sells for $145,000

The gun Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh is believed to have used to commit suicide in France in 1890, shooting himself in the chest after years of mental anguish, sold for 130,000 euros ($145,700) at..
Reuters India - Published

News in Numbers: displaced people worldwide, price of Van Gogh’s revolver, and more

70.8 millionIn a 70-year-high, 70.8 million people across the world have been displaced from their homes fleeing war, persecution and conflict, the Un
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Gun Vincent Van Gogh used to end his 'Lust for Life' goes up for sale

The revolver with which Vincent van Gogh is believed to have shot himself goes under the hammer at a Paris auction house on Wednesday.
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