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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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...


29 Sep, 2017, 18:35 BST The First Edition of El Gouna Film Festival Launches with Huge Aspirations for MENA and Worldwide Cinema

Under The Slogan "Cinema For Humanity" The first edition of El Gouna Film Festival ("GFF") inaugurated last week with a star-studded red...


28 Sep, 2017, 14:18 BST de GRISOGONO: World's Largest Flawless Diamond Ever up for an Auction

Diamond necklace featuring 163-carat flawless emerald stone, largest of its kind ever to be put up for an auction, has been unveiled in Hong Kong...


27 Sep, 2017, 23:23 BST The best of the world's performing arts will be in Ecuador

The city of Loja, located in the south of Ecuador near the equator, known as the wellspring of numerous artists and as the country's cultural...


27 Sep, 2017, 17:43 BST Artprice: Contemporary Art Market Annual Report: Turnover up 1,400% in 17 Years with an Average Annual Return of +7.6%

Contemporary Art leads the Art Market with Frieze Art Fair in London and the FIAC in Paris On the whole, the Contemporary Art Market is...


25 Sep, 2017, 17:14 BST Africa Strong Presence at the International Festival of Ibn Battuta

Tangier meeting point for peace and tolerance The Moroccan Association of Ibn Battuta takes visitors on a cultural world tour during the second...


25 Sep, 2017, 10:00 BST Send Anywhere Launches the Send Anywhere Awards

Partnered with the world's oldest photography magazine Send Anywhere, the unlimited and intuitive file sharing tool for any device, without...


25 Sep, 2017, 09:18 BST CEWE Chooses the Winners of the Biggest Photo Competition in the World "Our World Is Beautiful"

On Friday 22 September, the winners of the biggest open photo competition in the world in 2017, "Our world is beautiful", were chosen in the...


21 Sep, 2017, 15:26 BST Ashes In Art - Stunning Cremation Jewellery and Glass Art Memorials

A Sussex based glass studio has launched a new venture that allows people to celebrate lost loved ones in a unique and lasting way with cremation...


18 Sep, 2017, 07:00 BST Christie’s Education Launches Online Courses

New Learning Platform Launches in October Available in English, Arabic and Mandarin Immerse yourself in the art world, wherever you are....


16 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST "GS Power Series: Creative Industries Special" A Chance to Learn From Some of the UK's Finest Creative Experts"

On the 19th September, Generation Success is elated to welcome guests to attend "GS Power Series: Creative Industries Special" hosted by H&K...


15 Sep, 2017, 05:00 BST Morisawa Opens Latin Type Designing Office in U.S.

- Strengthening Systems to Develop Fonts for Global Market - Morisawa Inc., which has developed various high-quality Japanese-language...


13 Sep, 2017, 15:08 BST Opening ceremony of the 2nd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians held in China's Zhuhai on Sep 12

Following more than a year of preparation, the opening ceremony of the 2nd Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians was held in...


13 Sep, 2017, 10:43 BST PIE International announces the global publication of "Hell in Japanese Art"

PIE International Inc., an art book publisher based in Tokyo, announces the global publication of Hell in Japanese Art. This deluxe...


13 Sep, 2017, 10:00 BST Lionard Luxury Real Estate Presents Venetian Palace Once Home to Giorgione's 'The Tempest'

Over 6,000 sqm, original ceilings with stucco decorations, gold and frescoes, multicoloured glass and mosaic floors The rooms of this...


12 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST Casper and JUNIQE Turn Dreams to Art for Berlin Art Week

It all started with a dream... Whether it's during forty winks or a Sunday lie in, we all dream. Sometimes we remember every detail, like a...


11 Sep, 2017, 02:58 BST Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition Re-Ignites Next August

The Competition Organisation Committee held the press conference recently to announce that the second edition of the competition will take place on...


07 Sep, 2017, 09:00 BST Yelena Baturina's Think-tank BE OPEN Launches its Next Global Open Call Devoted to Urban Patterns

BE OPEN, a creative think-tank founded by the international entrepreneur and philanthropist Yelena Baturina, is launching its next global open...


01 Sep, 2017, 15:48 BST The 15th Linyi Calligrapher Sage Cultural Festival to Open Soon

The 15th Linyi Calligrapher Sage Cultural Festival to Open Soon --- You are invited to appreciate the beauty of this remarkable culture in the...