Sei qui
Home > RSS FEEDS COLLECTION > RSS-REU-ARTE-ENG
  • New York judge awards Nazi-looted artworks to Holocaust victim's heirs in key test case
    true
    (Reuters) - A New York judge on Thursday awarded title of two Nazi-looted drawings by noted Austrian painter Egon Schiele to a Holocaust victim's heirs in what art experts viewed as a key test case of a U.S. law designed to ease the recovery of such stolen works. ... Read more »
  • Hitler's portrait of a lover to go up for auction
    true
    BERLIN (Reuters) - An oil portrait believed to have been painted by Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler of a little-known former lover will go under the hammer next week with an asking price of 60,000 euros ($74,000), a German auction house said on Thursday. ... Read more »
  • Rare Kabul exhibition brings taste of Mughal art back home
    true
    KABUL (Reuters) - An exhibition that reproduces the precious treasures of Mughal art in their original setting in Kabul's Babur Garden opened this weekend, bringing a rare moment of cultural relief to a city pounded by war for decades. ... Read more »
  • Huge chocolate statues spring up in Belgium
    true
    DURBUY, Belgium (Reuters) - It sounds like a chocoholic's dreamland - giant sculptures of elephants and flamingos all crafted from Belgian chocolate. ... Read more »
  • 'The world needs a sausage dog museum', so German owners provide one
    true
    A museum dedicated to the dachshund, Germany's short-legged, long-bodied "sausage dog", opens next week in the southern city of Passau, and will show more than 2,000 exhibits from dog-shaped bread to a giant golden statuette. ... Read more »
  • Destroyed by Islamic State, ancient winged bull rises again in London
    true
    LONDON (Reuters) - An ancient Assyrian winged bull sculpture destroyed by Islamic State (IS) fighters in 2015 and subsequently recast in recycled Middle Eastern food packaging went on display in London’s Trafalgar Square on Wednesday. ... Read more »
  • Van Gogh landscape expected to fetch millions at auction
    true
    PARIS (Reuters) - A landscape painting by Dutch impressionist Vincent Van Gogh that went on display in Paris on Wednesday is expected to fetch between 3-5 million euros ($3.7-$6.1 million) when it is auctioned in June. ... Read more »
  • War gives sense of urgency to collaboration between two Syrian artists
    true
    BEIRUT (Reuters) - One is the grandson of an Armenian troubadour who fled to Syria in 1915. The other is a descendant of a Syrian army chief who died fighting the French in 1920. One hails from Aleppo, the other from Damascus. Both Syrian artists call New York, where they... Read more »
  • Lebanese cleric's piano playing strikes wrong note for some
    true
    BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Muslim cleric has been expelled from his seminary in Lebanon after a video of his piano playing, posted online, drew criticism from conservatives who felt it was undignified behavior for a man of the cloth, he said. ... Read more »
  • Homer's Odyssey gets modern art treatment at London exhibition
    true
    LONDON (Reuters) - Contemporary artists have drawn upon everything from comic books to Campbell's soup cans for inspiration in recent years, but New York artist Scooter LaForge has drawn his from an altogether grander source, with a new exhibition based on Homer's classic poem "The Odyssey." ... Read more »
Top