Art Breaking news from the art scene. Learn about new galleries, projects, shows, and exhibitions, as well as education and outreach initiatives. This section collects stories about art auctions, dealers, and distributors, as well as updates from respected museums and institutes. Get the latest information on festivals, contests and competitions for career artists and hobbyists alike. Both the visual and performing arts are represented, including painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, music, dance and theatre.

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28 Jun, 2018, 08:34 BST Smirnoff and Rinse FM Team up to Equalise Music

Rinse FM Curates an All-female Line-up for Smirnoff House at This Year's Sold-out Wireless Festival The team behind Smirnoff is tackling gender...


28 Jun, 2018, 07:00 BST Abaca Group Inc. - World-renowned Composer and Music Producer Steve Barakatt Signs Record Deal With British Singer and Actor Piera Van de Wiel

First single, 'It's Complicated' to be released today Steve Barakatt and Abaca Group Inc. are pleased to announce the conclusion of a record...


26 Jun, 2018, 10:00 BST The Dahdaleh Foundation Extends Sponsorship of Canada House Gallery to 2025

The Dahdaleh Foundation is proud to announce a five year extension of its principal sponsorship of the Canada Gallery, housed in the High...


25 Jun, 2018, 08:10 BST World Cities Culture Symposium: Leaders gather in Chengdu to sign declaration of cooperation through cultural exchange

Leaders from cities in 30 countries, including Deputy Mayors and senior officials from London, New York, Paris and Moscow, gathered in Chengdu for...


25 Jun, 2018, 07:11 BST The Legendary Tigerman: Europe's Blues-Punk Superstar Releases New Album 'Misfit' in US and UK on London's Dirty Water Records

London's Dirty Water Records, together along Metronomo Management (Lisbon), Peer Music and Alter-K Records (Paris) and in cooperation with Sony...


22 Jun, 2018, 07:00 BST The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus Announces Come Together Amsterdam, European Summer Tour

Presented by Neutrik, OWC, Genelec, SAE and Popsport, Come Together Amsterdam looks to the future of technology, art and education with workshops,...


21 Jun, 2018, 15:00 BST K11's Latest Global Flagship -- K11 MUSEA

Offers Global Millennials a World-Class Experiential Art, Culture and Retail Landmark Celebrating K11's 10th anniversary, the Group today...


21 Jun, 2018, 15:00 BST New Flagship Museum-Retail Complex "K11 MUSEA" Announced in Hong Kong, Transforming Hong Kong's Celebrated US$2.6bn Victoria Dockside Development; Opens in Q3 2019

A World-class Experiential Art, Culture and Retail Landmark for Global Millennials New World Development, one of Asia's most celebrated...


21 Jun, 2018, 14:49 BST 15 Year Old, Worth Estimated £1.5 Million, Auctions Exclusive World-Record Breaking Chelsea Flower Show Artwork for Wessex Cancer Trust

The auction for special edition pieces of artwork from the RHS 2018 Chelsea Flower Show is now live. The world-famous flower show took place in...


21 Jun, 2018, 03:00 BST Course to the East: Russia Participates in the SYLVA WOOD Exhibition in China for the Second Year

From June 25 to June 27, 2018, the International Woodworking Exhibition SYLVA WOOD 2018 will be held in Shanghai - one of the largest world...


20 Jun, 2018, 11:00 BST Honor Partners with Central Saint Martins to Explore Future of Design with Honor 10

Inaugural Honor Art prize will explore the possibilities of color with Central Saint Martins Honor, a leading smartphone e-brand, is the...


20 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST Creative Students and Graduates Have Opportunity to Win £30,000 in SBID and BE OPEN 'Designed for Business' Competition

University students in their final year of creative studies from across the UK are invited to enter a new, national competition to win...


19 Jun, 2018, 19:45 BST The 'Peru House' in Moscow Opens Its Doors and Welcomes Thousands of Football Fans at the World Cup

Located in the Manege Moscow exhibition centre, Peru House will showcase the best of the country to football fans that have made the trip to...


19 Jun, 2018, 13:00 BST Claire Huangci is the Winner of the Concours Géza Anda 2018 in Zurich

During the awards ceremony at the final concert on 12 June 2018, the seven-member international jury awarded the 1st prize worth CHF 30,000 to...


19 Jun, 2018, 09:10 BST Hi 5 Hangzhou New York Fan Gala Marks a Triumphant Milestone

Igniting a new wave of love for Hangzhou, weaving a net of cultural sophistication and global modernity Nearly 1,000 guests attended Hangzhou...


19 Jun, 2018, 06:30 BST Caravaggio Masterpiece from the Vatican for the First Time in the Netherlands

The Vatican has agreed to loan one of the masterpieces by the Italian painter Caravaggio (1571-1610) to Centraal Museum Utrecht. It is the first...


18 Jun, 2018, 15:45 BST AKQA Announces Future Lions 2018 Winners

Global award encourages new generation to Create Tomorrow AKQA announced the winners of Future Lions, the official student awards at the Cannes...


18 Jun, 2018, 11:14 BST London Becomes Home to World's First Crypto Sculpture: "Crypto Connection" by Federico Clapis, Powered by Eidoo

Crowds gather at Observation Point on iconic Southbank to watch three meter bronze sculpture unveiled by leading contemporary artist...


16 Jun, 2018, 14:48 BST Icelandair Flies their National Flag in the Skies In Celebration of 100 years of Icelandic Sovereignty

- Icelandair sends off Icelandic soccer fans, including members of legendary supporters group "Tolfan", to Russia, where the national...


16 Jun, 2018, 14:36 BST Icelandair Flies the National Flag in the Skies to Celebrate 100 Years of Icelandic Sovereignty

Reveal of the milestone livery sees passionate football fans, including members of legendary supporters group 'Tólfan,' sent off the Icelandic...


13 Jun, 2018, 09:05 BST The Penelopes are Bringing French Style to Robert Smith's Meltdown Festival

London-based parisian duo The Penelopes managed by Pour Le Monde Records has been chosen by Meltdown curator, Robert Smith, to play on Sunday 17,...


12 Jun, 2018, 14:56 BST American Foundation for the Blind Launches the First Fully Accessible Digital Archive of the Helen Keller Collection

More than 160,000 artifacts can now be viewed in a groundbreaking, fully accessible online archive thanks to support from the National Endowment...


11 Jun, 2018, 17:32 BST Insect Events Across the Country During National Insect Week 2018 18 - 24 June

Little things that run the world The UK will be buzzing and crawling with hundreds of events during National Insect Week 2018. From 18th to...


11 Jun, 2018, 10:30 BST UBS Celebrates 25 Years as Lead Partner of Art Basel

- A dedicated presentation of works by artist Carlos Cruz-Diez, from the UBS Art Collection, will feature in the UBS Lounge, presented in...


08 Jun, 2018, 16:41 BST Asprey Creates the Winning Shield for Soccer Aid, UNICEF

Asprey is pleased to partner with Soccer Aid for UNICEF, creating the winning shield to be presented on Sunday 10th June, Manchester, UK. Asprey...