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Banksy painting self-destructs moments after $1.37 million auction sell

Banksy painting self-destructs moments after $1.37 million auction sell

Hannah Schmidt '19

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts, Lifestyle

For the first time in art history, a piece of art was created live when English street artist Banksy’s 2006 painting “Girl With Balloon” shredded itself just moments after it was auctioned off for $1.37 million at Sotheby’s auction in London on Oct. 5. Quickly after the auctioneer’s gavel...

Brentapalooza: From Backyard to Baseball Stadium

Brentapalooza: From Backyard to Baseball Stadium

June 3, 2010


Filed under Arts

Alicia Lourekas '12 Opinions Editor From a simple idea to raise money for a young boy with cancer, a local music festival was born. Brentapalooza, the family- friendly festival continues, this Sunday, June 5, 1-11 p.m. at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn. In its second year, the festival has grown fr...

Rolling Hills Country Club Hosts Birdhouse Charity

Rolling Hills Country Club Hosts Birdhouse Charity

March 26, 2010


Filed under News

Emily Goldberg '12 Web Sports Editor For months, Westport artist Carol Brezovec collected possible materials to make a new birdhouse. She spent some time agonizing over its design and theme. She thought of some good ideas, crossed out others, but in a single moment the idea came to her. “Finally, it just all clicked a week before...

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