All posts tagged "painting"

  • Modigliani
    How to fly free forever: Put $170 million on your AmEx

    NEW YORK (AP) — Chinese billionaire Liu Yiqian, who doesn’t exactly struggle to afford a plane ticket, can now likely fly free, in first class, with his whole family, anywhere in the world, for the rest of...

    • Posted November 23, 2015
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  • Kim Whan-ki's "19-VII-71 #209" became the most expensive Korean artwork ever sold at a Hong Kong auction on Oct. 6, 2015. (Photo courtesy of Seoul Auction) (Yonhap)
    A Kim Whan-ki painting sold for record $4M at Hong Kong auction

    SEOUL (Yonhap) – A Kim Whan-ki painting has become the most expensive Korean artwork to be sold at auction after reaching US$4 million in Hong Kong, a South Korean auction house said Tuesday. The oil painting known...

    • Posted October 5, 2015
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  • NK Painting
    Exhibit featuring N.K. painters to open for first time in S. Korea

    GOYANG, South Korea (Yonhap) — An exhibition featuring artworks by North Korean painters will open here late this month, the first such event in South Korea, organizers said Tuesday. The art exhibition hosted by the Springtime Art...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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