Native American leaders are protesting the latest plan by a Paris auction house to sell off part of their tribal history, and their demand for the return of their ceremonial objects is getting bipartisan support.
A woman admires the works "Riot cop," made by England-based graffiti artist Banksy, during the "Guerra, Capitalismo & Liberta" ( War, Capitalism and Freedom ) exhibition at Rome's Palazzo Cipolla on Monday, May 23. The art, sourced from private collectors, will be on display until Sept. 4.
A major exhibition of Banksy's works opens in Rome on Tuesday and, as ever with the secretive British street artist, there is mystery attached.
Rope access technicians paste a giant picture on the Louvre Pyramid as part of a JR project in Paris, Tuesday, May 24. For his latest bold project, street artist JR is creating an eye-tricking installation at the Louvre Museum that makes it seem as if the huge glass pyramid at the heart of the courtyard has disappeared.
A group of artists in the central French city of Lyon broke the record for the world's longest comic strip Saturday with a 1.6 kilometer-long artwork, organizers said.
A Diego Rivera painting has sold privately for US$15.7 million, setting a world record price for any Latin American work of art, Phillips auction house said Friday.
Calligraphers and painters from mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau were conspicuously absent from an ongoing cross-strait calligraphy and painting exchange exhibition.
In a presentation of achievements by children under a creativity seed cultivation program sponsored by the World Vision, children happily pose in front of their masterpiece after converting an old wall of a church in Keelung City, Northern Taiwan with a combination of colorful painting and paper pulp, Saturday, May 21.
It's been 50 years since the starship Enterprise began its 5-year mission to boldly go where no man had gone before, and Seattle's EMP Museum is marking the anniversary with an exhibition honoring "Star Trek" and its influence on pop culture and society.
Italy's Renaissance capital, Florence, is reclaiming its centuries-old role as an incubator of the interplay between fashion and art.