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Art Forger freed and making millions

Wolfgang Beltracchi, the "forger of the century," created chaos in the art market with his fake paintings - and hundreds are still circulating. Now a film on the "Robin Hood of art" is showing in New York.

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Bunny Bangle, 1988-1992 Daniel Brush Blue Steel Gold Light October 16, 2012 to February 17, 2013 at MAD

from The Independent

Modern art was CIA 'weapon'

Modern Art was CIA Weapon during Cold War - Hot Stuff ~ Jackson Pollock - Tate Modern

Mark Rothko, larger than the photo that represents it, in painting thats so important difficult to accomplish. A master.