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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27 Aug, 2018, 08:41 BST Amos Rex: A New Cultural Powerhouse for Helsinki

The Latest addition to Helsinki's cultural quarter opens with "teamLab: Massless" a major international exhibition by the Tokyo-based art...


23 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST UK Prime Minister and Scotland’s First Minister Open Edinburgh International Culture Summit

Over 150 speakers, culture ministers and artists gather from around the globe as Edinburgh International Culture Summit opens in World's Leading...


17 Aug, 2018, 11:54 BST Russian Sailing Federation, the "Zhivaya Classica" Foundation and Nornickel Company Launch "Derzhi Balans": a New International Sports and Cultural Festival in Russia

It perfectly holds the balance between art and sports The First International Sports and Cultural Festival will be held in the small village...


15 Aug, 2018, 09:36 BST UNStudio's Design Selected for the Southbank by Beulah in Melbourne

From designs submitted by six of the world's leading architecture firms for their latest development in the heart of Melbourne, Beulah...


14 Aug, 2018, 07:59 BST The 6th Shanghai International Ballet Competition drew to a successful close

On the evening of 11th August, the 6th Shanghai International Ballet Competition (SIBC) wrapped up. Over the past nine days, contestants, jury...


10 Aug, 2018, 09:30 BST JNA Jewellery Design Competition 2018/19 reveals panel of judges

The JNA Jewellery Design Competition 2018/19 is honoured to announce its prestigious panel of judges comprising distinguished luminaries in the...


08 Aug, 2018, 15:55 BST Edition Sportiva: All Change at the "Wiesnzelt" at Stiglmaierplatz - New Partnership, New Design and New Image

- Cross reference: Picture is available via epa european pressphoto agency (http://www.epa.eu) - Following the spectacular gastronomic...


08 Aug, 2018, 12:15 BST D-Tech International Installation Supports Budding Stars of Stage and Screen at LAMDA, West London

LAMDA (London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art) may be the oldest drama school in the UK but its £28million centre for drama training,...


08 Aug, 2018, 10:10 BST Arts and Crafts Market Report 2018 Features Driving Factors Analysis, Consumption, Price, Sales, Market Share, Size and Forecast 2022: Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global Arts and Crafts Market is estimated to grow at a substantial CAGR in the forecast period as the scope, product types, and its applications...


08 Aug, 2018, 09:35 BST Manchester United Adds to Winning Spirit With Chivas Partnership

- Chivas Announced as Official Spirits Partner of Manchester United - The original luxury blended Scotch whisky, Chivas, has teamed up with...


08 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST Lead 8 Appointed Lead Designer for Beijing's New Daxing International Airport (Commercial Terminal)

Lead Designers of the Commercial Airport Terminal Set To Become the World's Largest Airport Lead 8, the international award-winning firm of...


07 Aug, 2018, 15:30 BST Finely Crafted Coins Recall Canada's Finest Military Moments in the Royal Canadian Mint's Latest Numismatic Offering

In keeping with a time-honoured tradition of commemorating the bravery and sacrifice of Canadian soldiers on coins, the Royal Canadian Mint is...


07 Aug, 2018, 12:41 BST DESTIG Announces First Group of Winners for DESTIG Awards 2018

DESTIG Magazine is pleased to announce 5 Artists that have been selected as winners of its annual Awards. These emerging artists have achieved...


07 Aug, 2018, 12:12 BST Introducing the One-of-a-kind, Immersive Plant-based Exhibition by Plant Pop

This August, Plant Pop launches their one-of-a-kind, immersive plant-based exhibition held at the Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane for the V-for...


07 Aug, 2018, 06:49 BST Al Burda International Festival From the UAE Features the Aesthetics of Islamic Art

- Noura Al Kaabi: Al Burda International Festival is a voyage of discovery of the world of Islamic art The Ministry of Culture and Knowledge...


03 Aug, 2018, 16:12 BST Artprice: H1 2018 Global Art Market Report - All Indicators Are Positive

First Half 2018: the Art Market posted a general recovery of +18% 1. Global auction turnover on Fine Art* rose 18%, totalling $8.45...


03 Aug, 2018, 15:30 BST China Focus Comes Back to Fringe

"The voices of China. The faces of China. The stories of China." 2018 China Focus will kick off its second year at the Edinburgh Festival...


03 Aug, 2018, 10:36 BST The 6th Shanghai International Ballet Competition Announced the List of Jury Committee

'Dance to the Rhythm of Shanghai'. The 6th Shanghai International Ballet Competition (SIBC) will take place on August 3rd at Shanghai International...


03 Aug, 2018, 06:44 BST The Ya-dun Festival kicked off in Rebgong, NW China's Qinghai

On July 23rd, the Ya-dun Festival commenced in Tongren County (Rebgong) of Huangnan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Qinghai...


02 Aug, 2018, 12:25 BST The Third Hebei Province Tourism Industry Development Conference held in Qing Dynasty imperial hunting grounds

The Third Hebei Province Tourism Industry Development Conference was held from July 18 to July 20 in Chengde, once a famous resort where emperors...


01 Aug, 2018, 11:12 BST London College of Creative Media to Offer Over £300,000 in Music Scholarships to Students

LCCM launches competition to offer twenty students a chance to win scholarships at four open days in August London College of Creative Media...


31 Jul, 2018, 17:47 BST Beirut Design Fair Launches its Second Edition: Beirut Set to Become Design's Regional Hub

Beirut Design Fair announced in a press conference the holding of its second edition at the Seaside Arena (formerly BIEL) during September 20-23,...


30 Jul, 2018, 14:30 BST SHISEIDO Relaunches New Makeup Collection Centered Around Four Innovative Textures

BEAUTY REIMAGINED. BEAUTY MADE WITH SOUL. The relaunch of SHISEIDO Makeup is the latest exciting and innovative chapter in the brands...


29 Jul, 2018, 06:31 BST Cultivate the Tang Xianzu cultural brand and deepen cultural exchanges at home and abroad

The 2018 Tang Xianzu International Theater Exchange Month will be staged in Fuzhou City in southeast China's Jiangxi Province from September 28 to...


26 Jul, 2018, 22:09 BST U.S. Games Systems Announces the Publication of a New Book

Pamela Colman Smith: The Untold Story To mark the 140th anniversary of the birth of Pamela Colman Smith, the artist who designed the...