Art And Design Facts
Every year, America's nonprofit arts sector produces $134 billion in economic activity.
Four of the 21 most expensive paintings sold at auction or by van Gogh and four by Picasso.
From 1912-1948, the Olympic Games awarded medals for artworks inspired by sport.
Based upon the intricacy of work & the pattern used, a single silk Kanjivaram saree can fetch up to Rs. 1,00,000.
The British Museum has around 1000 South Indian paintings which date back to the 17th century.
The exotic marble stone-craft of Agra has been passed on for over six generations.
The thousand-year-old art form of Patachitra is no longer just about epics & folklore.
In 2012, to prevent deforestation, Madhubani artists created colorful masterpieces on tree trunks.
New Zealanders are the most tattooed people in the world.
The average cost of a small tattoo is $45, while the average cost of a large tattoo is $150 per hour.