Monday, February 3, 2014
Hundreds of people swarmed the ancient ruined city of Mohenjodaro Saturday to attend an inaugural festival commemorating Pakistan's cultural heritage, days after experts warned the event endangered the UNESCO site.
Sunday, February 2, 2014
UNESCO pledged Friday to help restore a renowned museum dedicated to Islamic history in Cairo that was devastated by a bomb two weeks ago, with officials expressing “shock” at the scale of the damage.
A church fresco showing Yugoslav communist leader Tito and German philosophers Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in a fiery scene from Hell has sparked controversy in Montenegro.
Friday, January 31, 2014
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Four Old Masters stolen by the Nazis, including Hitler's deputy Hermann Goering, go under the hammer in New York this week where they are expected to fetch up to US$1 million, Sotheby's announced Monday.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The Taipei City Government announced yesterday that the famous “Pandas on Tour” exhibition by French artist Paulo Grangenon will be in Taipei from Feb. 28, with 1,600 paper-mache pandas to be displayed in the public square in front of Taipei City Hall.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
An 18th-century Chinese incense burner was returned to Harvard on Tuesday, 35 years after it disappeared from a university art museum.
The U.N.'s cultural agency says it's delaying for six months a disputed exhibit on Jewish connections to the Holy Land after objections from Arab countries.
Monday, January 20, 2014
An exhibition showcasing Islamic life and culture has opened at the National Taiwan Museum (NTM) in Taipei.
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