Frida Kahlo $8 Million Auction Sale Sets New Record For ArtistA painting by Frida Kahlo set a new auction record for the Mexican painter when it sold for $8 million at Christie's.
Best Painting Lessons For Adults In San FranciscoOne of the most culturally diverse cities in the country, San Francisco is no stranger to the fine arts. Here are 5 of the best painting lessons for adults in San Francisco.
SF-Based Artist Painting The U.S.-Mexico Border To Make It InvisibleSan Francisco-based artist Ana Teresa Fernández is leading an effort to paint the border fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico to make it blend in with the landscape.
PHOTOS: Oakland Zoo Animals Paint Masterpieces For AuctionElephants, giraffes, lemurs, and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo have been exploring their creative sides to produce colorful paintings that will be auctioned for charity.
Best DIY Pottery In The Bay AreaThe Do-It-Yourself, or DIY, mantra has swept this generation and enabled anyone to do anything. You can research, read, or even watch videos online to learn or teach yourself anything from learning computer programs, cooking, or working on your car, and for artists looking to stretch out their pottery creativity, the choices are boundless
Grade School Visual And Performing Arts Programs Spark Future Career PathsCareer choices later in life within applied art fields, such as fashion and industrial design are often sparked through early school art programs.
$50,000 Painting Discovered Tucked Away In Fremont Museum Attic, Confirmed On PBS's Antiques RoadshowA painting hidden under a sheet for years inside a historic East Bay home has turned out to be a treasure worth tens of thousands of dollars.
iPad Paintings By David Hockney Featured At SF's deYoung MuseumA new exhibit of David Hockney's work, including about 150 iPad images, opened Saturday in the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park.
Union City Sting Operation Snares Illegal ContractorsNearly 100 unlicensed contractors were arrested in Union City and other parts of California this week by undercover investigators posing as homeowners shopping around for home improvements.
Workers Paint Over Student Mural At San Francisco SchoolWorkers have mistakenly painted over a colorful mural weeks after San Francisco middle school students completed the two-year campus beautification project.
Jefferson Award Winner Brings Art Therapy To Bay Area VetsAfter 23 years in the Air Force, flying 150 missions over Vietnam and earning 3 distinguished flying crosses, this week’s Jefferson Award winner is turning his talents to a mission on solid ground: creating a unique program for other Bay Area veterans.
Sacramento Police Arrest Flag Painted Man For Exposing GenitalsA man painted like an American flag was reported exposing himself to passing traffic near the Fruitridge Shopping Center around 6:30 p.m.