The eye-catching huge sand sculpture of incoming President Tsai Ing-wen is among major exhibits at the 2016 Fulong International Sand Sculpting Art Festival that opens on Saturday at the Fulong Beach in the northeastern tip of Taiwan. Visitors can enjoy a wide variety of huge sand sculptures over 10 meters high, during the show period of Saturday, May 7 through July 10.
Monumental modern art doesn't come much more spectacular than this.
The "Meat-shaped Stone," one of the most popular pieces at Taiwan's National Palace Museum (NPM), will be exhibited in the United States for the first time in June, the museum said Saturday.
A sculpture of a kneeling Hitler and two rare Fauve period paintings are among the offerings at the impressionist, modern and contemporary evening art auctions in New York next week.
The spring art auction season kicks off Sunday in New York with paintings by Jean-Michel Basquiat and Cy Twombly and a taboo-smashing statue of Hitler.
A rare violet diamond, the largest of its kind ever found at Australia's remote Argyle mine, will be the centerpiece of Rio Tinto's annual pink diamonds showcase, the company said Tuesday.
When two Polish heritage experts first restored the famed lion statue in Syria's Palmyra in 2005, they never imagined they would see it smashed to pieces only a decade later.
He's the cleanup hitter of the English language, the sultan of sonnet and song.
A dozen giant bronze animal heads representing the signs of the Chinese zodiac are stopping people in their tracks in downtown Boston and sparking conversations.
Showered with dozens of prizes over the past two years for his achievements in culture, literature and the arts, Taiwanese artist Liao Chun-mu (廖俊穆) has been awarded the title of Chief Ambassador of Intangible Cultural Heritage by the Chinese Culture and Arts Association (中國文化藝術協會).