Sunday, July 13, 2014
Taiwan will host a series of international sports tournaments during the summer, with a professional tennis invitational already under way in Kaohsiung, education authorities have disclosed.
Forty years after his death, Pablo Neruda once again was writing and reciting love poems and he walked through Santiago's streets to the admiring gazes of Chileans — virtually, that is.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Santa Fe's famed summer market season opens this weekend with the International Folk Market, the world's largest folk art market and one dedicated to helping artisans from impoverished nations start their own businesses.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Traditionalists can rest easy knowing architect Frank Gehry's vision for the Philadelphia Museum of Art does not include wrapping the neoclassical building in his trademark chunky silver swooshes.
Monday, July 7, 2014
Lewis Hamilton delighted a 120,000 crowd of enthusiastic home fans when he revived his world championship bid on Sunday with an emphatic victory in a dramatic incident-filled British Grand Prix.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Galloping with the vigor of strong and simple brush strokes, the horses painted by late Chinese master Xu Beihong inspired his countrymen in wartime — and now to pay huge sums to treasure them.
Saturday, June 28, 2014
Jeff Koons, one of world's highest paid artists, unveils his life work in New York on Friday, a chance to understand why his art is so celebrated, so loathed and so expensive.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
An iconic “Water Lilies” painting by French artist Claude Monet sold for 31.7 million pounds (US$54 million, 39.7 million euros) at a London sale on Monday, the second-highest sum paid for his work on record.
Monday, June 23, 2014
Two statues from among thousands of works of art looted by British soldiers in the 19th century have been returned to Nigeria, prompting calls for other “stolen” treasures to be repatriated.
Friday, June 20, 2014