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24 Jul, 2017, 11:22 BST Belonging: The Truth Behind the Headlines: New Independent Feature Documentary Reveals How Successive Governments Collude With Business and Breach Our Human Rights

Belonging, the Truth Behind the Headlines: This independent feature documentary has already had rave reviews*. The film starts its UK independent...


21 Jul, 2017, 10:00 BST Seasoned Theatre Producer James Thane Joins Michael Cassel Group

Michael Cassel Group, a leading live entertainment producer in Australia and Asia, announced today that seasoned theatre producer James Thane has...


20 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST First Part of Vasari Corridor Offers a Walk Through Florence's History With Weekend in Italy

Tickets to access the Uffizi Gallery from the Palazzo Vecchio through the Medici's exclusive Vasari Corridor available now at Weekendinitaly.com...


20 Jul, 2017, 06:08 BST "Hong Kong Impression" Exhibition Portrays the Infinite Possibilities of Our City

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, an exhibition entitled "Hong Kong...


14 Jul, 2017, 12:12 BST Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 Presents RED BUTTON: A Science Fiction Comedy About Love and the End of the World

An original piece of new writing, taking a unique perspective on contemporary social and political issues. Set in a futuristic world where cities...


14 Jul, 2017, 10:45 BST Jiangxi Seeks Integration into Belt and Road by Tang Xianzu's Dramas

The Tang Xianzu International Theatre Exchange Activities will be held in Fuzhou City in Jiangxi Province, according to the press conference...


06 Jul, 2017, 05:00 BST Volvo's New XC60 Becomes Camera in the Hands of Pulitzer Prize-winning Photographer

- With Photo Volvo Cars, the premium car maker best known for its leadership in safety, has teamed up with three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning...


05 Jul, 2017, 07:00 BST Kantala, the Messiah of Vegan Fashion Accessories is Now Available Globally

Inspired by a 300-year-old handwoven craft, Kantala is throwing leatherette and canvas out and ushering a truly sustainable vegan fashion...


04 Jul, 2017, 10:43 BST The "Experience China-Culture Exploration of Guangdong in Europe" Event Kicks Off in Moscow, Guangdong Aims to Promote Cultural Exchanges between Both Countries

On the night of July 3, the Moscow China Cultural Center, located in Moscow, was ablaze with lights. The opening ceremony of the "Experience...


29 Jun, 2017, 17:46 BST DOC Research Institute's Vladimir Yakunin Welcomes Cultural Dignitaries in Berlin

DOC Research Institute, an independent international think tank, commemorated one year since its launch in Berlin with a panel discussion...


28 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST HNA Group Hosts Exhibition of Chinese Painting and Calligraphy at the Paris Pagoda

Celebrates the Work of Renowned Scholar and Artist Jao Tsung-i as Part of Paris International Week HNA Group, a global Fortune 500 company...


27 Jun, 2017, 15:50 BST The Finnish Institute in London: Tale of Two Countries Celebrates Digital Cultural Heritage and Finnish-British Cultural Relations

Today, in celebration of Finland's centenary of independence, the Finnish Institute in London has launched an online gallery titled A Tale of Two...


23 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Creativity Works for Young Londoners Supported by the BE OPEN Foundation

72% of young people taking part in Creativity Works, an arts-based employability programme that aims to improve access to employment for young...


22 Jun, 2017, 18:00 BST Announcing The Artwave West Contemporary Art Academy

The highly respected Contemporary Art Gallery Artwave West in Dorset, has expanded to open an Academy to run workshops and short...


21 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST Art UK Puts the Nation's Sculptures Online

The UK is set to become the first country in the world to create a free-to-access online photographic showcase of its publicly owned...


20 Jun, 2017, 14:00 BST Exhibition of Nicholas Roerich Works Opens in Astana Within the EXPO 2017 Cultural Program

Exhibition of Nicholas Roerich Works Opens in Astana Within the EXPO 2017 Cultural Program June 20, 2017 - For the first time Nicholas...


20 Jun, 2017, 12:22 BST Handikart Announces its Foray in the UK Under its Global Selling Program

- To offer 1700 unique and genuine handmade products across 35 categories to the global audience - To demonstrate peculiar nature of Indian...


19 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Facial Recognition Photo Distribution Service: Photier Appoints Entrepreneur Roger Michael as Member of Advisory Board

Photier, the world's first platform for distributing DSLR photographs based on facial recognition, has brought London nightlife promoter and...


16 Jun, 2017, 13:35 BST Narrating the Story about Horticulture along "the Belt and Road"

2019 Beijing International Horticultural Expo emerged at Beijing Week at the Expo 2017 Astana on June 16. In the China Pavilion, Ye Dahua, deputy...


16 Jun, 2017, 11:07 BST "Beautiful Beijing Shining at the Expo" - Beijing Week at Expo 2017 Astana Opens on June 16

On June 16, with the theme of "Beautiful Beijing Shining at the Expo", Beijing Week opened in the China pavilion of Expo 2017 Astana. It is another...


12 Jun, 2017, 10:07 BST Making a Dream Come True - Despite Hearing Loss, a Dancing Star is Born in China

Tianjiao Zhang is one of the best dancers in China. Despite her profound hearing loss, the 20-year-old artist is dancing at the highest level,...


07 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Legendary Pianist Byron Janis Releases the First Album of a Three Volume Series

Piano legend Byron Janis releases Byron Janis Live on Tour, an album of never before released live recordings of performances by the...


06 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST Swiss-owned Company Artentika Patents Technology Against Art Fraud

In a major step to end counterfeit art, Artentika (Pty) Ltd, a South African start-up controlled by Swiss interests, announces that it has just...


05 Jun, 2017, 14:07 BST J. Levine to Auction Rare, Lost Jackson Pollock Painting on June 20 in Scottsdale

Painting has strong provenance and forensics, and was found in same estate as Kenneth Noland, Hazel Guggenheim McKinley, Jules Olitski and Cora...


05 Jun, 2017, 14:00 BST Global 3D Animation Market to Reach a Market Size of $20.7 Billion by 2022 - KBV Research

According to a new report titled Global 3D Animation Market (2016-2022), published by KBV Research, the global 3D Animation Market is expected to...