Saturday, February 8, 2014
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Juan Gris's Cubist still life “Nature Morte a la Nappe a Carreaux” (“The Checked Tablecloth”) sold for 34.8 million pounds at a London sale Tuesday, smashing the auction record for the Spanish artist.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Ballet Philippines' principal dancers Carissa Adea and Richardson Yadao execute sensual dance moves in their rehearsal.
An auction house that sold a 148-year-old baseball card is now selling even older baseball memorabilia that features a Union team decimated by a Civil War battle.
Monday, February 3, 2014
Hundreds of people swarmed the ancient ruined city of Mohenjodaro Saturday to attend an inaugural festival commemorating Pakistan's cultural heritage, days after experts warned the event endangered the UNESCO site.
Sunday, February 2, 2014
UNESCO pledged Friday to help restore a renowned museum dedicated to Islamic history in Cairo that was devastated by a bomb two weeks ago, with officials expressing “shock” at the scale of the damage.
A church fresco showing Yugoslav communist leader Tito and German philosophers Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in a fiery scene from Hell has sparked controversy in Montenegro.
Friday, January 31, 2014
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Four Old Masters stolen by the Nazis, including Hitler's deputy Hermann Goering, go under the hammer in New York this week where they are expected to fetch up to US$1 million, Sotheby's announced Monday.