Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Once vilified by the authorities and threatened with jail, Taiwan's graffiti artists are now being encouraged to get out their spray cans to revive urban areas.
Sunday, October 11, 2015
Belarus' crippled political opposition has been cautious in its criticisms ahead of Sunday's presidential election. Not so the country's underground artists.
Artists from Michigan and New York each won US$200,000 grand prizes Friday at the seventh annual ArtPrize, a competition that brought 1,550 entries to western Michigan.
Saturday, October 10, 2015
The World War I illustrations of E. H. Shepard, the artist who brought Winnie-the-Pooh to life, go on display for the first time Friday, revealing scenes of devastation that completely contrast with Pooh's idyllic surroundings.
Friday, October 9, 2015
After designing cars shaped like a hamburger, tennis ball, shoe, handbag and a toilet, quirky Indian artist Sudhakar Yadav decided to go big.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
In a mural splashed across a four-story building in central Kiev, a small boy nonchalantly throws paper planes.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
A rare drawing of comic book hero Tintin by Belgian cartoonist Herge fetched over US$1 million at auction in Hong Kong Monday as experts say comic art is becoming as collectible as paintings.
This year's Nobel Prize in Literature will be announced on Thursday at 1100 GMT, the Swedish Academy that awards the prize said on Monday.
Friday, October 2, 2015
Britain's Turner Prize has long stirred debate in the art world with its unconventional choices, and this year may be no different with a song performance and an architecture collective among the contenders.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
The Taj Mahal will need nine years of mud packs to remove yellow stains from its white marble walls caused by air pollution, the Times of India reported on Wednesday.