5 brilliant young talents the Artnet Gallery Network is watching this May – 71Bait

Our mission on the Artnet Gallery Network is to discover new artists every month. We’ve sifted through the thousands of talented artists on our site to select a few that we’re finding particularly fascinating right now. Alongside the hustle and bustle of the art fairs taking place this month, we’ve selected five artists worth knowing … Read more

What I buy and why: Collector Peter Janssen on his treasure trove of samurai antiques and his new museum in Berlin – 71Bait

Three decades after coming across a samurai sword at a flea market in his hometown of Berlin, German entrepreneur Peter Janssen has amassed an impressive and highly focused art collection dedicated to legendary Japanese fighters. His trove of objects spans a millennium, exploring the culture and myth that surrounded the samurai through the ages. Today, … Read more

Forrest Fenn, a Late Antiques estate dealer who hid a $2 million treasure chest in the mountains, is about to be auctioned off – 71Bait

In 2010, New Mexico art and antiques dealer Forrest Fenn hid a Romanesque bronze chest filled with an estimated $2 million in gold coins and other valuables somewhere in the Rocky Mountains, and then challenged the world to find it. The hunt ended in June 2020, just months before Fenn’s death at the age of … Read more

Briefs for May 24, 2022 | Local Announcements – 71Bait

We want to hear from you. To submit information to be included in Briefs, email editorial@registerstar.com; or by mail to Register-Star, Attention: Briefs, 364 Warren St., Unit 1, Hudson, NY 12534. For more information, call 315-661-2490. COPAKE – The Roeliff Jansen Community Library, 9091 Route 22, Copake, is hosting the Columbia-Greene Workforce NY on May … Read more

Dublin’s hotels are rebounding from the pandemic with some new ownership and fine restoration – 71Bait

The second floor gallery at The Westbury is adorned with artwork and flowers and is ideal for breakfast … [+] from afternoon tea, Westbury Hotel As is the case everywhere in Europe, the economic downturn of 2008 hit Dublin’s tourism and business travel so hard that there was an upheaval in the hotels, with the … Read more