Thursday, August 28, 2014
An exhibition of treasures from Taiwan's National Palace Museum (NPM, 國立故宮博物院) in Tokyo on Wednesday welcomed its 300,000th visitor — 12-year-old Japanese girl Rikako Kishi.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday said that the “2014 Asia Pacific Culture Day” is set to start next month at a local arts and exposition park.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, whose giant floating Rubber Duck made a big splash across Taiwan last year, has been commissioned by Taoyuan County to produce a giant white rabbit next month.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Fashion-lover Rayonna Woodson finds a lot of similarities between unique clothing pairings and the August Wilson mural she is helping with in the Hill District of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
A large mural that collected dust in barns over the decades before being displayed this month at a fair in Washington state is an original 1941 painting by William Cumming, a member of the Northwest School art movement of the 1930s and '40s, a Seattle art dealer confirmed.
Monday, August 18, 2014
A Polish artist famed for slipping crocheted covers around unlikely objects has gotten into hot water in Mexico for slipping her brightly colored work around underwater sculptures near Cancun.
Friday, August 15, 2014
Emigdio Vasquez, whose bold use of color, exacting brush skills and uncanny ability to capture everyday people in dramatic moments made him one of the most influential pioneers of the Chicano art movement, has died in California. He was 75.
Saturday, August 9, 2014
The “House on the Corner” was one of the most feared places in Latvia during Soviet times, but now people are flocking to the former KGB headquarters in the capital Riga, keen to uncover its dark secrets.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Saturday, August 2, 2014
A mural by British street artist Banksy which mocks government surveillance has been defaced with spray paint, leaving fans saying Friday they faced a race against time to save the 1 million pound (US$1.7 million) artwork.