PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Four properties owned by the late pop artist Robert Indiana are now in possession of the foundation that intends to transform his Star of Hope island home into an art...
ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — The attorney for Robert Indiana's caretaker denies allegations this week that the man took advantage of the artist.
ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana had $13 million in the bank even as his house sank into disrepair before his death, with pigeons living in the roof, water damaging books, rotting...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines' John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park is celebrating its 10th birthday with some love.
The Des Moines Register reports that the park is now home to a...
ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — In a story July 1, The Associated Press reported in some versions of the story that the man who eventually became Robert Indiana's full-time caretaker had worked for the...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The foundation created to turn pop artist Robert Indiana's dilapidated island home into a museum dedicated to his work is ready to engage with the community about the size...
VINALHAVEN, Maine (AP) — The estate of the artist behind the famous "LOVE" and "HOPE" images is attempting to stop reproduction of his works.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Despite costly litigation embroiling pop artist Robert Indiana's estate, the foundation tasked with transforming the reclusive artist's home into an art museum is moving...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The estate of artist Robert Indiana, creator of the iconic LOVE series, auctioned off two paintings that belonged to him to raise money to defend against a lawsuit and to stabilize his deteriorating island home off the Maine coast.
Christie's Auction House sold the two works, one by Ellsworth Kelly and the other by Ed Ruscha, for a combined $5 million at the gavel on Friday in New York.
Some in the art community were critical of the sale of the Indiana items.
ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana died in a house with a hole in the roof and pigeons living inside. The front windows are now boarded up. Buckets collect water. Clapboards are peeling.
The degraded condition of the Victorian, dubbed the Star of Hope, means millions of dollars will have to be spent to fulfill Indiana's vision of transforming the mansion into a museum, where his artwork would be preserved and displayed on Vinalhaven Island.
ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana had a simple wish: He wanted to transform his island home into a museum to preserve and show his art collection to the public.
The reality is far more complicated.
On Wednesday, attorneys gathered in Knox County Probate Court and questioned people close to Indiana about the pop artist's $60 million assets, including his famous "LOVE" series.
JOHNSONVILLE, Wis. (AP) — One of the last pieces attributed to the late Robert Indiana has taken its place outside Johnsonville sausage company's headquarters in Wisconsin.
The 20-foot-tall (6.1-meter) stacked red letters spell "BRAT," short for "bratwurst." The sculpture is a take on Indiana's enduring pop art "LOVE" series, with its "LO" stacked on top of the "VE." Indiana died earlier this year at age 89.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The state medical examiner was unable to determine the cause of pop artist Robert Indiana's death, but the death was not deemed suspicious, a spokesman said on Friday.
Indiana's death likely was cardiac-related, but the official cause and manner of death are both listed as "undetermined," medical examiner's spokesman Mark Belserene said.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Latest on the autopsy of "LOVE" pop artist Robert Indiana (all times local):
A lawyer for the late pop artist Robert Indiana says he's frustrated an autopsy was conducted.
The Maine state medical examiner's office said Friday the death was likely cardiac-related, but the official cause and manner of death are listed as "undetermined."
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Reclusive pop artist Robert Indiana didn't open his island home to many strangers. That's going to change with his death.
Indiana's will calls for his Main Street home and studio, which he dubbed the "Star of Hope," to be transformed into a museum and for his entire art collection to be preserved and open to the public.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s "LOVE" series, died at his secluded island home off the Maine coast having never found the type of lasting love that was celebrated by thousands through his iconic work.
The artist's endearing image of LOVE is instantly recognizable around the world. Couples have their photo taken at the LOVE sculpture in Philadelphia, and the iconic image was used on postage stamps.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s "LOVE" series, has died at his island home off the coast of Maine. He was 89.
Indiana died on Saturday from respiratory failure at his Victorian home in a converted Odd Fellows hall, a fraternal order lodge, where he had lived for years on Vinalhaven Island, said James Brannan, his attorney.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A rendering of the famous "LOVE" sculpture is showing some love to Grand Rapids.
The western Michigan city has welcomed a reproduction of the Robert Indiana sculpture Wednesday morning on Louis Campau Promenade in its downtown district.