Finland Seized $46 Million Worth of Art en Route to Russian Museums, Including a Titian and a Picasso, Enforcing E.U. Sanctions

Finnish customs officials have impounded artworks valued by insurance at over €42 million ($46 million), preventing them from returning to Russia, under European Union sanctions imposed in response to President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. Finland intercepted three shipments of art at the Vaalimaa border crossing between Finland and Russia […]

Entertainment News Roundup: Top auction houses cancel Russian art sales in London; Jussie Smollett to be released from jail while appealing conviction and more

Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs. Top auction houses cancel Russian art sales in London Auction houses Christie’s, Sotheby’s, and Bonhams have canceled sales of Russian art in London in June, part of the art market’s response to Western sanctions on Russia as punishment for […]