Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Saturday, August 2, 2014
A mural by British street artist Banksy which mocks government surveillance has been defaced with spray paint, leaving fans saying Friday they faced a race against time to save the 1 million pound (US$1.7 million) artwork.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A cup believed to have been used by Classical Greek statesman Pericles has been found in a pauper's grave in north Athens, Greece's top daily reported Wednesday.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The Salzburg Festival, despite looming financial worries, got off to a thundering start Sunday with an opera by the city's favorite son Mozart, kicking off a monthlong program of culture and glamour.
Monday, July 28, 2014
Artists in New York City have painted the bodies of 40 nude models and turned an entrance to Central Park into a celebration of the human form.
The prestigious Salzburg Festival is known for its classical performances of Mozart and Bach, but this year the spotlight is on a new modern opera telling the story of German artist and Holocaust victim Charlotte Salomon.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
The opening night Friday of the world-famous Bayreuth Festival, the monthlong summer opera extravaganza dedicated to the works of Richard Wagner, was halted for nearly an hour due to a technical hitch.
Monday, July 21, 2014
The upcoming Taipei Fringe Festival will stage over 500 performances this year at various venues around the nation's capital.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
A large, colorful billboard from the 1937 release of the animated film “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” is up for auction.