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Details on Picasso Theft Suspect

July 7, 2011 | 11:30 am

Details on Picasso Theft Suspect

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Update 11:30 a.m. KQED’s Peter Jon Shuler attended a police press conference today about the arrest of a suspect in the Case of the Stolen Picasso (Caught on Video). Some details about the arrestee: The suspect’s name is Mark Lugo, 30, from Hoboken, New Jersey. No prior serious arrests; one arrest in a minor alcohol-related […]

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Alleged Picasso Drawing Thief Caught on Video

July 6, 2011 | 1:16 pm

Alleged Picasso Drawing Thief Caught on Video

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Boy it’s hard to steal anything these days without winding up the subject of a worldwide manhunt conducted over the Internet. The latest example: Someone nabbed a 1965 Picasso drawing called “Tete de Femme” (on sale for more than $200,000, according to the Chronicle) from a San Francisco gallery in Union Square. That was yesterday. […]

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Interview: de Young Curator on Picasso Exhibition; Slideshow

June 16, 2011 | 3:25 pm

Interview: de Young Curator on Picasso Exhibition; Slideshow

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On Tuesday Timothy Anglin Bugard, curator of American art at the de Young, appeared on KQED Radio’s Forum to discuss the Picasso exhibition currently on display at the museum. Afterward, I asked him a few ignorant questions about the show, called Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris, and about the Master himself. Timothy […]

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