Swedish Artist Lars Vilks Attacked During Lecture

Swedish artist Lars Vilks (most known for his political cartoon of Mohammed in 2007 that started many threats & attacks) was attacked again while giving a Lecture at Uppsala University in Sweden on art and freedom of expression. The lecture turned violent when...
Pope Benedict Stops Frog Threat

Pope Benedict Stops Frog Threat

Pope Benedict took the time this week to focus on one of the worlds largest menaces to civilized culture and faith, Martin Kippenberger’s Zuerst die Füsse. The Green Frog measuring 4 ft. in height who is holding a mug of beer in one hand and a egg in the other...
Buddha sells for $14.3mil, Breaks Japansese Art Record

Buddha sells for $14.3mil, Breaks Japansese Art Record

A newly discovered wooden sculpture of a Buddha that had religious objects sealed in its torso for 800 years sold for $14.3 million, setting a world record for any Japanese work of art, Christie’s auction house said. The seated figure of Dainichi Nyorai, or the...