Friday, May 23, 2014
Ruth Ziolkowski, who carried on her late husband's dream of honoring Native Americans by carving the massive likeness of the legendary warrior Crazy Horse into the Black Hills in South Dakota, has died. She was 87.
Monday, May 19, 2014
Over 100 museums and cultural centers across Taiwan are offering free admission on Sunday to mark the International Museum Day.
A 10.5-meter-tall sphinxlike sculpture made of sugar is on display at an old New York City factory as a tribute to black workers.
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Oprah Winfrey and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton surprised Barbara Walters on Thursday as the legendary newswoman taped her final edition of “The View” to end a five-decade career on television.
The British Library is putting hundreds of its most valuable literary resources online, from the Bronte sisters' childhood writings to William Blake's notebook.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Museums around Taiwan are planning special events or will offer free admission on May 18 to celebrate International Museum Day.
Two works from Andy Warhol's “Death and Disaster” series sold for a combined US$100 million Tuesday and a Barnett Newman painting went for an artist record of US$84.2 million in fierce New York auction bidding.
Monday, May 12, 2014
A local charity said Tuesday it is planning to raise funds this year to build a museum to highlight the lives of Taiwanese women who were forced into sex slavery during World War II by the Japanese Imperial Army.
Hong Kong's tallest building will transform into a glowing art installation this week, a beacon showing off the city's ambition to be recognized as a major cultural hub with its second Art Basel fair.
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Artist Tim Sharp cannot explain why his colorful work has such appeal, or how the cheeky superhero he first drew when he was a child, Laser Beak Man, has won fans around the world and become a television series.