Wednesday, July 1, 2015
U.S. cultural icon Mickey Mouse landed in the symbolic heart of the Chinese state Tuesday, as an exhibition opened in Tiananmen Square just steps from Communist leader Mao Zedong's mausoleum.
Performance artist Marina Abramovic is known for putting her body on the line -- from cutting herself, to walking thousands of kilometers along China's Great Wall, to having a loaded gun pointed at her head.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
Award-winning graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister, famed for his work with the Rolling Stones, Lou Reed and Aerosmith, says the concept of beauty in design is back.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
The newest work at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery is a gaming app meant to put modern and contemporary art in front of kids by way of their smartphones.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
As thousands of young people swayed and sweat under the sun to his beats, Steve Aoki raised his arms in joy and, to show his love, covered a lucky few with cakes he tossed from stage.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
It's been nearly three decades since Haiti's Triomphe cinema shuttered its doors, but the storied theater is back -- and with a bit of Hollywood swag to boot.
Admiring paintings or photographs by Africa's greatest contemporary artists is a luxury in Benin, where museums are scarce and most people lack money to travel farther afield.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
For the first time, a Los Angeles shelter's Hero Dog award has gone to a cat.
The halls of Art Basel, the world's largest contemporary art fair, brim with elegantly dressed collectors all searching for something special -- and, increasingly, financial investors just after a good deal.