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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Banksy chimpanzee Parliament painting breaks record with £9.9m sale

Banksy chimpanzee Parliament painting breaks record with £9.9m sale

The piece by Bristol-born Banksy was expected to sell for up to two million pounds but surpassed this offer within seconds.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Friday, June 7, 2019

Disputed 'Picasso' painting sells for £8,000 at auction

Disputed 'Picasso' painting sells for £8,000 at auction

A painting thought to be a genuine Picasso with an estimated value of £1 million has sold at auction for just £8,000.

Monday, May 20, 2019

Monday, May 20, 2019

David Henty

Master forger claims to be behind car boot 'Picasso' painting

Master forger claims to be behind car boot 'Picasso' painting

A professional forger has claimed he is the artist behind a car boot sale find, which was thought to be a genuine Picasso painting worth £1 million.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Rabbit Jeff Koons

Jeff Koons' 'Rabbit' sculpture sold for record £71m

Jeff Koons' 'Rabbit' sculpture sold for record £71m

The stainless steel rabbit has set a new record for the most expensive work by a living artist ever sold at auction.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

Artist to plant weeping willow Brexit tree on day UK leaves EU

Artist to plant weeping willow 'Brexit tree' on day UK leaves EU

Artist to plant weeping willow 'Brexit tree' on day UK leaves EU

An artist is to plant a weeping willow as a symbol of loss and healing on the day the UK leaves the EU.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Friday, November 30, 2018

Knife angel

Angel made of 100,000 knives confiscated by police on display in Liverpool

Angel made of knives confiscated by police on display in Liverpool

An angel made of knives seized by police across the country is being displayed in Liverpool to raise awareness of knife crime.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

'The Square includes one of the best scenes ever in cinema', says actor Dominic West

'The Square includes one of the best scenes ever in cinema', says actor Dominic West

'The Square includes one of the best scenes ever in cinema', says Dominic West

Dominic West stars as artist Julian in new film The Square which will be released tomorrow

Friday, February 9, 2018

Friday, February 9, 2018

Student told to 'dial down the feminism' creates amazing artwork in response

Student told to 'dial down the feminism' creates amazing artwork in response

Student told to 'dial down the feminism' creates amazing artwork in response

Many have praised the student for her work and asked for it to be available on a t-shirt

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

HP Source gives Mike Graham and Katie Perrior all the gossip from Parliament

talkRADIO's new Westminster mole HP Source gives Mike Graham and Katie Perrior all the gossip from Parliament

HP Source gives Mike Graham and Katie Perrior the gossip from Parliament

HP Source revealed that this week the canteen is serving food from New Zealand

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Bayeux Tapestry may be arriving in the UK, but what's it all about?

The Bayeux Tapestry may be arriving in the UK, but what's it all about?

The Bayeux Tapestry may be arriving in the UK, but what's it all about?

The Bayeux Tapestry could be loaned to the UK within five years, if it can travel safely

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

From yacht racing to time changing, the incredible claims made about North Korea leader Kim Jong-un

From yacht racing to time changing, the incredible claims made about North Korea leader Kim Jong-un

From yacht racing to time changing, the incredible claims made about Kim Jong-un

State media in North Korea has recently appeared to say Kim Jong-un can control the weather, but it's not the first outlandish claim

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Visitor falls and damages art sculpture 'which could be worth £600,000 whilst taking a selfie'

Visitor damages art sculpture whilst taking a selfie

Visitor damages art sculpture whilst taking a selfie

A visitor to the Infinity Mirrors art exhibition in Washington lost their footing whilst reportedly taking a selfie and damaged a sculpture

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Study on monkeys could lead to better HIV treatment

Has a monkey study unlocked the door to HIV cure?

Has a monkey study unlocked the door to HIV cure?

A drug usually taken for intestine conditions appears to also combat HIV in monkeys, and it is hoped it can be used in humans