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WARHOL’S MARILYN MONROE FETCHES MORE THAN ANY OF HER MOVIES

May 17, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Andy Warhol’s 1962 pop-art multiple images of Marilyn Monroe sold for $38.2 million on Thursday. The original silk screen grid, titled “Four Marilyns,” had been expected to fetch about $30 million. The New York Times reported that it was purchased by Victoria Gelfand, a director at the Gagosian Gallery, at the Park Avenue salesroom of […]

AUDIENCE SPLITS WITH JUDGES ON IDOL FINALISTS

May 18, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

Perhaps the reason why ratings for American Idol have been declining is that the judges and the audience are not on the same track. That judgment seemed to emerge from Thursday night’s vote when the audience eliminated Joshua Ledet, whom judge Randy Jackson had once called one of the “top two Idols of all time.” […]