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Hitman 3’s Season of Greed has new targets and an egg hunt

Polygon 08 Apr 2021
Berlin Egg Hunt / Seasonal Event The Satu Mare Delirium / Deluxe Escalation The Collector (Dartmoor) / Elusive Target Two Angry Gamers x Dubai & Dartmoor / Featured Contracts The Politician (Hawke’s Bay) / Elusive Target Achievement Hunter x Berlin, Chongqing and Mendoza / Featured Contracts.

'Holy grail of coins' with King Farouk and US Secret Service connection in Sotheby's sale

The Irish Times 27 Mar 2021
Though stamp collecting has seen a decline since the world became digitised, in 2013 The Wall Street Journal estimated that there are still about 60 million stamp collectors in the world ... As there was no record of the stamp in his catalogue he sold it for six shillings to a local collector.

Has the mystery of the Shapira Scroll finally been solved? Ancient manuscript dismissed as a ...

The Daily Mail 10 Mar 2021
They were presented by collector and dealer Moses Shapira but have been the subject of archaeological controversy since ... Dershowitz travelled the world investigating the validity of the scroll, including reading through Shapira's manuscripts in Berlin - discovering handwritten sheets showing the collector had attempted to decipher the fragments.

Otto Dix’s ‘apocalyptic’ depictions of life on western front up for auction

The Observer 05 Mar 2021
The works, which will be sold by Sotheby’s London in a 10-day online auction from 9 March, are with a private European collector who acquired them in the 1960s from Galerie Nierendorf. Its owner, the Berlin ex-banker Karl Nierendorf, was one of Dix’s greatest champions and ...

Shinichi Sawada’s Mythical Ceramic Creatures at Venus Over Manhattan

Barrons 01 Mar 2021
Collector and gallerist Adam Lindemann first came across the works of Japanese artist Shinichi Sawada in 2013 at a 55th Venice Biennale exhibition curated by Massimiliano Gioni, today the artistic director of the New Museum ... As a collector first, gallerist second, Lindemann considers Venus to be a collector’s gallery.

February’s best new books: memoirs, essays and fiction

Stylist 02 Feb 2021
February’s best new books. memoirs, essays and fiction. Posted by Francesca Brown for Books. Share this. Series ... As two panicked Berlin bin collectors pull a smartly dressed man with amnesia from the back of a recycling truck (after all, Berlin is “a dressed-down sort of city”), a story of international intrigue, confusion and social manners unfolds ... .

Angela Merkel readies her exit in Germany

People's World 26 Jan 2021
And this was East Berlin! So why attack them? ... To add insult to injury for rightwingers and racists, the LINKE in Berlin has now proposed a law requiring all public services, from kindergarten teacher to garbage collector and court staff to meet a quota of 35 % employees with first or second generation immigrant background.

Germany says it has handed over 14 works from Gurlitt trove

North Shore News 13 Jan 2021
BERLIN — German authorities have now handed over all 14 works from the art trove accumulated by late collector Cornelius Gurlitt that so far were proven to have been looted under Nazi rule, the government said Wednesday ... The work was seized from Hinrichsen, a Jewish music publisher, in 1939 ... Hinrichsen was killed at the Auschwitz death camp in 1942 ... .

Obituaries – December 25, 2020

The Ocean City Dispatch 23 Dec 2020
BERLIN — Roland Frederick (Sonny) Adkins, Jr., 89, of Berlin went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Dec ... In 1949, his family moved to Berlin ... His company had many long-time accounts he serviced in the Berlin-Ocean City area and beyond ... He was a life member of the Berlin Fire Company serving as an Engineer during his active years.

Berlin police raid homes and shops over theft of 100kg gold coin

The Guardian 16 Dec 2020
Police suspect coin, worth £3.4m, was stolen by crime family to forge collector coins ...

In Berlin, the Art World Spreads Out to Stay Safe

The Roseburg News-Review 20 Sep 2020
... Christian Boros and Karen Lohmann and the techno club Berghain, and the Berlin Bienniale ... Berlin Gallery Week gave collectors the opportunity to acquire works by talented, but little-known artists, long before they are overwhelmed by the speculative heat of the auction market.

Erich Marx, Berlin collector and patron, dies age 99

The Art Newspaper 11 Sep 2020
Erich Marx, whose collection formed the basis of the Hamburger Bahnhof museum of Modern art in Berlin, died on 9 ... The work is to be displayed in the planned new Museum of the 20th Century in Berlin, a project Marx and other collectors and donors had advocated.

Auf wiedersehen, techno: Berlin's banging Berghain club reborn as a gallery

The Observer 08 Sep 2020
The idea of the Studio Berlin group show, containing works by 115 international Berlin-based artists that were produced in the city during lockdown, was “to send a message that Berlin’s cultural life is still very much alive”, says collector Christian Boros, who devised the ...

Ariel Sabar’s ‘Veritas’ is a true story that reads like a thriller

Tampa Bay Times 28 Aug 2020
As for the source of the fragment, he was a stranger to King who contacted her out of the blue to ask whether the papyrus, one of several he had purchased from another collector, was of any interest ... Fritz is not what you might expect a collector of biblical artifacts to be like.

Berghain is reopening next month – as an art gallery

Time Out 19 Aug 2020
The show, called ‘Studio Berlin’, is being organised by the foundation owned by art-collector couple Christian and Karen Boros ... Berlin was frozen, so why not think differently? Why not work together?’ The entrance fee will go towards supporting Berghain, one of many Berlin clubs struggling to survive in the wake of the lockdown.