Saturday, October 11, 2014
Ukrainian publisher Kateryna Mikhalitsyna proudly showcases “The Maidan's Tale,” billed as the first attempt to explain the protests in the iconic Kiev square to children through literature.
Pink Floyd's first album in 20 years will be the rock legends' last and will end on a “lyrical” note about the band's legacy, guitarist and singer David Gilmour said.
The first thing you encounter at a new contemporary art show at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is the “Mom Booth,” where a woman in an apron sits at a table.
Comer Cottrell, a black hair-care entrepreneur who made millions with a cheap kit that brought the glossy celebrity Jheri curl into the homes of average African-Americans, has died. He was 82.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Patrick Modiano of France, who has made a lifelong study of the Nazi occupation and its effects on his country, won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature Thursday for what one academic called “crystal clear and resonant” prose.
The silhouette of a hand on a cave wall in Indonesia is 40,000 years old, showing that Europe was not the birthplace of art as long believed, researchers said on Wednesday.
The Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival, the largest film festival in Taiwan, will open Nov. 6, showcasing some 180 films from around the world.
The Video Game Orchestra (VGO), a symphony dedicated to performing tunes from game titles, said Thursday it looks forward to introducing the unique genre to Taiwanese with a local concert set on Saturday.
A century-old time capsule, filled mostly with documents by long-gone Wall Street businessmen celebrating New York as a commercial hub, was unsealed Wednesday.
Some people may retain awareness after they have technically died, according to an unusual study published on Wednesday into hospital patients who went into deep cardiac arrest.