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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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...


17 Oct, 2017, 23:13 BST Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) launches a Photography contest in Collaboration with the Dubai Land Department

Under the title "Building the Vision" and in collaboration with the Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award...


11 Oct, 2017, 17:45 BST Internationally Acclaimed Artist Stephen Wiltshire To Sketch Empire State Building and New York City Skyline From Memory

Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) today announced that internationally acclaimed artist Stephen Wiltshire will create a one-of-a-kind...


11 Oct, 2017, 14:22 BST Celebrating Artisan Spirit, Hangzhou Launches New Handicraft Art Project by the Grand Canal

Home to rich Chinese cultural heritage and traditional handcrafts, the city of Hangzhou is launching a new handicraft art project at the...


10 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Parq Vancouver Celebration Extends Beyond Opening Weekend

International resort destination ushers in new entertainment era in British Columbia VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --...


09 Oct, 2017, 17:55 BST German Publishers and Booksellers Association: Robert Menasse wins the German Book Prize 2017 for his Novel “Die Hauptstadt” (“The Capital”)

The winner of the German Book Prize 2017 is Robert Menasse for his novel "Die Hauptstadt" (Suhrkamp). Statement from the jury: "The humane is...


06 Oct, 2017, 10:30 BST MCM Celebrates its Heritage by Showcasing the New and the Next in Berlin

VIVA MCM! VIVA BERLIN! On October 4 and 5, the global luxury house MCM honors its German heritage and design DNA with "VIVA MCM! VIVA BERLIN!"...


06 Oct, 2017, 08:18 BST Enjoy the full breadth of window culture at YKK AP's "Windowology 10th Anniversary Exhibition: The World Through the Window", on show at the Spiral Garden (Minato-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN) until October 9.

Features the work of 12 artists, architects, and researchers, including Leandro Erlich, Takashi Homma, Michele De Lucchi, Yoshiharu Tsukamoto, and...


05 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST miPic Turns Your Photos Into Luxury Print Products and Your 'Likes' Into Cash

miPic enables anyone to become the designer. Launching this month at an exclusive Pop-Up Store in London's Spitalfields, miPic's unique new...


05 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST Art and Photo Marketplace miPic Raises £1.3m

New miPic Platform Prepares to Bring Affordable Luxury Art and Fashion Products to the Masses Shoreditch-based startup miPic announces its...


02 Oct, 2017, 10:43 BST Mansour bin Zayed Launches "Hajj: Memories of a Journey" Exhibition

H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, launched the "Hajj: Memories of a Journey"...


29 Sep, 2017, 19:19 BST Carolien Niebling Wins the Hublot Design Prize 2017, Jessi Reaves Gets the Special Mention of the Jury

Hublot, the watch brand shining the light on the rising stars in design For its third edition, the Hublot Design Prize was awarded to Carolien...