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21 Nov, 2017, 13:43 GMT Commission an Artist Launches its Platform

UK based company, Commission an Artist has launched a brand new platform to help customers commission artwork and artists of any stage in their...


21 Nov, 2017, 11:24 GMT 2017(18th) Hainan International Tourism Island Carnival Kicks Off

Beautiful New Hainan, Happy Tourism Island. On the morning of November 18, Hainan International Tourism Island Carnival 2017 kicked off at Hainan...


20 Nov, 2017, 10:05 GMT Global Grad Show Announces Winner of Inaugural Progress Prize

Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-Chairman of the Dubai Culture & Arts...


20 Nov, 2017, 10:03 GMT Lingnan University organises Conference to mark the launch of the Alliance of Asian Liberal Arts Universities

The Launch Conference of the Alliance of Asian Liberal Arts Universities organised by Lingnan University in Hong Kong commenced today, November 20....


20 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Klimt Foundation Developing Comprehensive Object Database on Gustav Klimt

- The world's first virtual resource dedicated to Gustav Klimt to go online from March 2018 Along with the Jugendstil artist's painterly...


17 Nov, 2017, 11:34 GMT The Final Winner Announced for the Send Anywhere Awards

Partnered with the British Journal of Photography Send Anywhere, the unlimited and intuitive file sharing service announced the grand prize...


16 Nov, 2017, 15:01 GMT Leonardo da Vinci's Painting 'Salvator Mundi' Sold for USD 450.3 million on Wednesday as Predicted by Artprice (USD 450/500 million)

thierry Ehrmann: " Once again Artprice has demonstrated its understanding of the art market, having forecast a result somewhere in the $450 - 500...


13 Nov, 2017, 16:15 GMT Getty Images appoints IBM's Pamela Woehrle as Senior Vice President of Global Sales

World leader in visual communication announces technology sales veteran to lead global sales force of 650+ as company continues on growth...


12 Nov, 2017, 11:33 GMT Legendary Pictures' VR Installation Wins Special Oscar

On November 11, "Carne y Arena (Virtually Present, Physically Invisible)", a VR installation funded and presented by Legendary Pictures of Dalian...


12 Nov, 2017, 11:23 GMT The 2017 Global Grad Show Exhibition Opens in Dubai with 200 Innovative Prototypes from 43 Countries

Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-Chairman of the Dubai Culture & Arts...


10 Nov, 2017, 15:36 GMT 'Find Me and Lose Yourself', a Campaign by a Finnish Artist and a German Body Painter to Promote Canary Islands Nature Tourism

Using bodypainting as an artistic resource, human body is mimicked with nature, creating a visual game that serves as an analogy to the campaign's...


08 Nov, 2017, 11:30 GMT Corian® for Creating Striking Interiors at the Tuto Mazara Town's Temple in India

Home to followers of four of the world's major religions, India boasts an impressive collection of sacred architecture, from towering Hindu...


06 Nov, 2017, 11:00 GMT miPic Offers Unique and Personalised Products

With Christmas just around the corner, miPic offers a wide range of perfect gifts, giving customers the opportunity to create unique and...


03 Nov, 2017, 18:01 GMT The World's Best Interior Design Revealed

The winners of the SBID International Design Awards 2017 were revealed at a dazzling ceremony at the home of the awards, the prestigious...


03 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT A Work of Bae Dong-shin, a World-Renowned Painter of South Korea, Sold for 1.5 Million Dollars at an eBay art auction

A palm-size work by Bae Dong-shin (1920-2008), a Korea-born world-renowned painter, was sold for 1.5 million dollars at an international art...


02 Nov, 2017, 01:00 GMT Sculpture by the Sea 2017, Bondi Beach, Sydney - Drone Video Footage Now Available

Destination NSW has today released breathtaking aerial footage of Sculpture by the Sea 2017, capturing the stunning outdoor sculpture...


01 Nov, 2017, 15:58 GMT SBID Awards 2017 Winners Revealed

The highly anticipated winners of the SBID International Design Awards 2017 were revealed on Friday 27 October 2017 at a dazzling ceremony at the...


30 Oct, 2017, 10:48 GMT APA Acquires Stake in new Swiss News Agency Group KEYSTONE-SDA

APA - Austria Press Agency to bring Keystone holdings and technology into restructured Swiss news agency group APA - Austria Press Agency and...


30 Oct, 2017, 08:00 GMT Roy Lichtenstein Back in Amsterdam After Exactly 50 Years

Starting from November 2017 Moco Museum presents an exhibition of Roy Lichtenstein, one of the greatest contemporary art interpreters and a...


30 Oct, 2017, 06:00 GMT Business As [Un]usual

At a time when many international firms are hesitant to enter the UK markets, II BY IV DESIGN is expanding their global influence and targeting...


29 Oct, 2017, 10:56 GMT 2.0 Audio Launch Sets Benchmark for International Film Events in Dubai

- Megastar Rajinikanth marks first overseas movie promotion - A. R. Rahman wows audiences with original 2.0 background score at...


26 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST X-Rite Announces New i1Studio for Expert Color Results from Capture to Print

X-Rite Incorporated, the world leader in color management and measurement technologies, announces i1Studio, a new start-to-finish color...


20 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST Des Moines-Based Mainframe Studios Slated To Become The Largest Nonprofit Art Studio Building In The Nation

Des Moines, Iowa (DSM) based Mainframe Studios is on course to become the nation's largest affordable workspace of its kind for artists with the...


19 Oct, 2017, 06:00 BST Historic Eric Clapton Guitar: "The Heir to Blackie" Goes on Sale

Exclusively from San Francisco Art Exchange LLC In 2004 when Eric's coveted Blackie sold at Christies at a then-record-breaking price of...


18 Oct, 2017, 11:39 BST Behind the Wheel: CNH Industrial teams up with the Royal College of Art for innovative and sustainable design competition

Take a look at the winning industrial design ideas from the bright young talents of tomorrow in the latest Behind Wheel webisode from CNH...