Friday, November 1, 2013
A state judge on Wednesday approved the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art's right to charge admission, delivering a partial victory to the museum in its battle against some patrons who claim visitors were tricked into paying a suggested US$25 fee.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
A major investigation into whether art hanging in Dutch museums may have once been Nazi loot has
Riches from a Neapolitan treasure trove said to be worth more than the British crown jewels are going on show in Rome in an unprecedented exhibition of emeralds and diamonds once owned by popes and kings.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
Stacy Keach's dance card is quite full these days.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
Condemned apartments covered in spray paint have probably never been in such demand.
Two pre-Columbian mummies more than a thousand years old were found in a pre-Incan cemetery in a suburb of Lima, archeologists said Thursday.
A 1941 custom Cadillac limousine designed for Britain's Duke and Duchess of Windsor is expected to fetch as much as US$800,000 when it is sold next month in New York, RM Auctions and Sotheby's said on Thursday.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Yoga is moving from the studio mat to a U.S. museum gallery. The Smithsonian Institution has organized what curators believe is the first exhibition about the visual history and art of yoga, its origins and evolution over time.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Monday, October 21, 2013
The Sydney Opera House, world heritage-listed as “one of the indisputable masterpieces of human creativity,” celebrated its 40th birthday Sunday with a flotilla of lifesavers, Aboriginal dancers and a gigantic cupcake.