Insight to why activist investor Dan Loeb called Sotheby's a "master painting in need of restoration," with CNBC's Robert Frank.» Read More
Sotheby's once declared that selling art online was a losing business. But times have changed.
People are turning themselves into cyborgs by embedding magnets and computer chips directly into their bodies, NBC News reports.
Great American poet and humanist Walt Whitman set a sales record at Christie's with a first edition of "Leaves of Grass."
Think of it as a flea market for America's blue blood. Christie's will auction off the treasures of heiress Huguette Clark, the heiress who died in 2011.
A study suggests that some kids with working moms may do better once they start kindergarten than kids of stay-at-home moms, NBC News reports.
A battle between two liquor companies over who has the right to label their whiskey as following authentic Tennessee style.
Creator Alexey Pajitnov says he didn't make money from Tetris for 10 years and he spills more little-known facts from the game's early days.
One of the world's priciest violins, a Stradivari, was hidden away in a closet for decades. Now, it's back in the spotlight and up for auction.
Barnes & Noble will develop a tablet with Samsung as it tries to revive its Nook digital business, which has struggled against competitors.
Vastly expensive Russian artwork will attract rich buyers to the U.K. today, where Russia Art Week kicks off.
Jimmy Iovine is more behind-the-scenes than his business partner Dr. Dre. But he is a music veteran who can spot trends and bridge gaps.
Discussing the action in the art market, and why he's short Sotheby's, with Jim Chanos, Kynikos Associates founder & president. "There's always someone smart on the other side of a trade," he says.
Steve Wynn was strong to the finish and laid out the spinach, snapping a Jeff Koons sculpture of Popeye for $28 million.
Philip Hoffman, CEO of the Fine Art Fund, comments on the past week's major art auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's.
Stephen McCoubrey, Director, Regional Art Curator, UBS Art Collection, and Anna Schwartz, owner of the Anna Schwartz Gallery, discuss how the art fair facilitates interaction between the East and West.
The U.S. federal government has a contingency plan in the event zombies ever overrun the country, according to Foreign Policy Magazine.
Two of Warhol's "Death and Disaster" series sold for a combined $100 million and a Barnett Newman painting went for an artist record of $84.2 million.
Christie¿s is expected to rack up a half billion sales at its post-war and contemporary art auction tonight. CNBC¿s Robert Frank reports several are expected to go for over $50 million.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Robert Frank looks at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including Mark Zuckerberg being sued by real estate developer and the world's most expensive Rolex.
Uniqlo stirred up some controversy with art critic Deborah Solomon on Friday, according to a report.