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Saturday, January 2, 2016
Murakami shows Japan's post-disaster spirituality
In the gentrified kitsch landscape Takashi Murakami depicts, 500 grotesque priests parade along dazzlingly colorful giant panels.
A home health aide to 98-year-old renowned architect I.M. Pei has been charged with assaulting him inside his New York City home.
Friday, January 1, 2016
The southern branch of the National Palace Museum (NPM) in Chiayi County, which launched its soft opening Dec. 28, said Thursday that it will hold a series of celebratory activities on New Year's Day.
Thursday, December 31, 2015
A Lebanese expert has been called to Cyprus to examine whether confiscated artifacts seized from a vessel were illegally taken from a shipwreck, officials said on Monday.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
National Palace Museum southern branch soft opening attended by Ma
The southern branch of the National Palace Museum (NPM) in Chiayi County held a ceremony Monday morning to launch its soft opening, with President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九), Hong Kong actor Jackie Chan (成龍) and NPM Director Feng Ming-chu (馮明珠) in attendance.
US sculptor and painter Ellsworth Kelly dies, 92
The American artist Ellsworth Kelly, known for hard-edge paintings, simplicity of form in sculpture and brightly colored abstract designs in his printmaking, has died at 92, The New York Times reported Sunday.
Pennsylvania exhibit captures evolving styles of Harlem-born Norman Lewis
There are two questions Ruth Fine has heard repeatedly from visitors emerging from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts' comprehensive retrospective of work by artist Norman Lewis.
Monday, December 28, 2015
Alexander Hamilton horn up for auction
A U.S. dentist believes an engraved piece of cow horn that goes up for auction next month symbolizes the American dream for a man who was key to the founding of the United States and is now the focus of a blockbuster hip-hop Broadway musical.
Sunday, December 27, 2015
Painters bring new life to hard-hit Gaza areas
The Shati refugee camp in Gaza City has always been a symbol of poverty, a grey concrete jungle with 87,000 people packed into half a square kilometer, or about one fifth of a square mile.
Saturday, December 26, 2015
Good news for Pompeii: 6 restored sites now open
Tourists in ancient Pompeii have freshly restored marvels to admire, including a merchant's luxuriously decorated home and a more modest middle-class dwelling.
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