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Best Places To Do Arts & Crafts For The Whole Family In OC

Looking for some creative family fun? These five Orange County arts and crafts venues will add a splash of color to family night.


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Local Auction House Says It’s Selling Watercolor Painted By Adolf Hitler

An original watercolor purportedly painted by Adolf Hitler is expected to be auctioned off this week.



Best Art Galleries In Los Angeles

From grand collections of the ancient world’s splendor to surreal kitsch found in workshop studios, Los Angeles is a swirling palette of bold visions. Here’s a quick list of some of the art lover’s favorites.

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Grade School Visual And Performing Arts Programs Spark Future Career Paths

Career choices later in life within applied art fields, such as fashion and industrial design are often sparked through early school art programs.


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Movement To ‘Beautify’ Dilapidated Buildings Comes To Crenshaw

An art project aimed at revitalizing neglected buildings through colorful murals has made its way to the Crenshaw District.


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Inspiring New Mural Is Destroyed By Graffiti Vandals

The artist recently painted and donated the mural which usually starts at about $10,000.


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Afghan War Victim, 7, Attends Private Painting Session After Receiving Prosthetic Arm

The Children of War Foundation (COWF) Wednesday held a private painting session for a 7-year-old Afghan war victim, who lost her right arm and eye last year, with local artist Davyd Whaley.

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Jury Awards Andy Warhol Painting Of Farrah Fawcett To Ryan O’Neal

An Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett belongs to actor Ryan O’Neal, a jury determined Thursday.


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Ryan O’Neal Testifies About Disputed Warhol Art

Ryan O’Neal told a jury Monday that he owns an Andy Warhol portrait of Farrah Fawcett and it was not a secret that he had removed the artwork from her home after her death.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/02/2013

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LACMA Debuts Exhibit Of Painting Seized In Nazi Occupation Of Italy

A Baroque-era painting looted by the Nazis in 1944 was returned last week to its owner, who promptly announced plans to donate it to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, her former employer.


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Appraiser David Streets Shares Items From Jack Kevorkian Auction

Art appraiser David Streets visited KCAL9 Monday to share items from the Dr. Jack Kevorkian auction in New York City.

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Royal Couple Leave Behind Original Artwork And A Lasting Impression

The hand prints and finger paintings created by Prince William and Princess Catherine during their stay in L.A. were displayed to the media Wednesday.


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Excavators To Dig Up Convent Bones To ID Real ‘Mona Lisa’

Centuries later, researchers still want to know exactly who was the model behind that famous Mona Lisa smile.


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Getty To Display $45M Turner Painting

A painting of Rome by J.M.W. Turner acquired in July by the J. Paul Getty Museum for $44.9 million is making its debut in Los Angeles.


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‘Art Angel’ Helps Kids Cope With Illness

Gannan Eck, 16, is a sophomore at San Clemente High School who loves to paint. Just a few years ago he spent more than 100 days at Children’s Hospital undergoing treatment for severe aplastic anemia, also known as bone marrow failure.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/09/2010