Thursday, September 20, 2018


Metal skulls, a part of Turkish artist Ahmet Gunestekin's artwork "Chamber of Immortality", is pictured in Istanbul

With Metal Skulls and Horns, Turkish Artist Re-Interprets Ancient Stories

By Bulent Usta ISTANBUL (Reuters)  In a disused hangar in Istanbul, Turkish artist Ahmet Gunestekin uses thousands of metal human skulls and twisting, spiky animal horns...
The V &A musuem is seen in Dundee, Scotland

Fire in The Belly: Bold V&A Museum Transforms Scotland’s Dundee

By Elisabeth O'Leary DUNDEE, Scotland (Reuters) An architectural gem on Scotland's northeastern coast in the angled shape of design museum V&A Dundee has sparked hopes...
The Duke and Duchess of Devonshire look at a sculpture entitled "Into the Wind" by Nic Fiddian-Green during the Chatsworth Outdoors exhibition at Chatsworth House near Edensor

Captive Queen Inspires Sculptor at UK’s Chatsworth House

EDENSOR, England (Reuters)  A new installation by British artist Linder Sterling in the garden of Chatsworth House draws on one of the most intriguing episodes...
One of Israeli artist Sigalit Landau's pieces, a ballerina's tutu covered in salt crystal formations, is seen submerged in the hyper-saline waters of the Dead Sea, Israel, in this still image taken from a video

Frozen Crystal Beauty in The Dead Sea

DEAD SEA, Israel (Reuters) A ballerina's tutu, submerged in the Dead Sea and "frozen" by accumulated layers of salt into a 200 kg (440 lb)...
Giant Panda Yang Yang holds a brush behind pictures it painted at Schoenbrunn Zoo in Vienna

Cuddliest Artist in Vienna, Panda’s Paintings Go on Sale

VIENNA (Reuters)  Vienna Zoo is luring visitors with a new attraction: a painting panda Yang Yang, a female that gave birth to twins two years ago,...
Floating sauna sails from Helsinki to Tallinn

Floating Sauna Sails from Helsinki to Tallinn

HELSINKI (Reuters) Wearing only a bathrobe, Finnish inventor Janne Kapylehto sailed his self-made floating sauna across the Gulf of Finland on Monday, traveling from...