Friday, November 14, 2014
U.S. toy maker Hasbro is in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation — the studio that produced the blockbuster series “Shrek,” the New York Times reported late Wednesday.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
A pair of paintings by iconic abstract expressionist artist Mark Rothko sold Monday for a whopping US$76.5 million, the auction house Sotheby's said.
A brooch commissioned by a French empress, or perhaps an iconic watch considered the most complicated ever made entirely by hand?
More than 1,500 letters and writings from queens, actresses and singers — including one from Henry VIII's first wife Catherine of Aragon that records a defining moment in British history — go under the hammer in Paris on Nov. 18-19.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Photographers from Brown Brothers hauled their cameras from Ellis Island to Broadway to Yankee Stadium to snap pictures of street urchins and socialites.
Everybody knows Bill Cosby's humor, but the comedian has kept his artistic tastes close at home. Now the extensive art collection of Bill and Camille Cosby is opening to the public for the first time Sunday at the Smithsonian Institution, revealing some works by African-American artists that until now have been seen only by family and friends.
Sunday, November 9, 2014
The Taipei International Design Award 2014 has announced its winners, with Marcin Markowski from Poland winning the top prize.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
A provocative Israeli artist who posted online a video of herself defecating on the Jewish state's national flag has been placed under house arrest, police said on Monday.
Japanese master calligrapher Fuyoh Kobayashi will hold her first exhibition in Taipei this weekend, in an expression of gratitude to Taiwan for its disaster assistance in the wake of a devastating earthquake and ensuing tsunami in Japan in 2011.