Thrift Shop Found: 2000 Year-Old Bust

Thrift Shop Found: 2000 Year-Old Bust

A thrift shop find, by someone who knew what to look for, has turned out to be a marble sculpture lost in WWII. Drusus Germanicus was a Roman general who lived approximately 2000 years ago. Laura Young is an art collector and antique dealer in Austin, Texas today....
Damaged By Storm, Art Comes Home

Damaged By Storm, Art Comes Home

Damaged by storm, the collection of the Albany Museum of Art is coming home five years later. In the first days of 2017, the Albany Museum of Art lost its roof to the winds of a violent storm that played havoc with most of the Georgia city. For hours, heavy lashing...
Art Trove Found in Old Barn

Art Trove Found in Old Barn

An art trove found in an abandoned barn by a mechanic may be worth millions of dollars. Jared Whipple heard from a friend of his that there was something odd in a dumpster in an abandoned barn in Watertown, Connecticut. Curious, he went out and found hundreds of...
“Guarding the Art” at the BMA

“Guarding the Art” at the BMA

“Guarding the Art” is a special exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Art – one curated entirely by its security team. Some time ago, museum trustee Amy Elias realized that no one spent more time with the art than the guards patrolling the museum. Not the experts, not...
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