Liu Xiaodong, the acclaimed Chinese contemporary artist, has put Europe's migrant crisis at the center of an exhibition of new work which goes on show from Friday in Florence.
A New Jersey gallery has filed a federal lawsuit over a city code violation it received for displaying artwork of a partially nude woman in its store window.
This year, as the World Design Capital (WDC, 世界設計之都), Taipei is bursting and blooming with design-related events. The Creative Expo Taiwan 2016 (CET, 臺灣文博會) kicks off today at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914文創園區) and will last until Sunday, April 24.
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Opening a new chapter in an infamous stamp-world mystery, a valuable "inverted Jenny" stamp has surfaced six decades after it was stolen from a collectors' convention.
A controversial sculpture of a kneeling Hitler by the edgy Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan is among the highlights of a special sale at Christie's auction house in New York.
He first stunned the auction world by snapping up hugely expensive Chinese antiquities, but now taxi driver turned tycoon Liu Yiqian is targeting Western masterpieces, saying it is his "social responsibility" to show them to China's younger generation.
Pioneering Malian photographer Malick Sidibe, whose powerful black and white images of local life won him global fame and top awards, has died aged 80, his family said Friday.
Ukrainian officials have announced the recovery of four paintings from a trove of Dutch Golden Age art that was stolen from a Dutch museum more than a decade ago.
Italian art detectives said Thursday they had recovered precious jewels stolen in a 2013 heist organised by a wealthy Russian woman with a penchant for gold.