14 hrs ago
Federal Bureau of Investigation
New York: Studio assistant admits selling 22 stolen pieces of employer's artwork.
Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that JAMES MEYER, a former assistant to artist Jasper Johns, pled guilty in Manhattan federal court in connection with his sale of 22 works that he stole from Johns' studio in Sharon, Connecticut.
21 hrs ago
Canon City Daily Record Newspaper
Jasper Johns' former assistant pleads guilty
A former Jasper Johns assistant has told a New York judge he transported works of art stolen from the pop artist's Connecticut studio over state lines.
The Hartford Courant
Colgate Mansion Sale In Sharon Sets 2014 Litchfield County Record
A New York fund manager and his wife have paid nearly $6 million for the Colgate mansion in Sharon , according to town records, the highest price paid so far this year for a home in Litchfield County.
Tri-State "Buy Local' Festival August 17th in Lakeville, CT
Today the Tri-State Chamber of Commerce announced that their 21st Annual "Buy Local" Festival will be held in Lakeville, Connecticut on August 17, 2014.
Wall Street Journal
A Home as a Work of Art
Rather than digital rendering, Clark Smith uses watercolor paints and pencils to create illustrations of high-end homes.
In this April 27, 2007 photo provided by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Anne and Robert Drew, left, join Ed Carter and Grace Guggenheim, right, during an event honoring him at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. The "cinema verite" technique and its pioneer, documentary filmmaker Robert Drew, were celebrated by the National ... (more)