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January, 2019

  • 28 January

    DECADE-LONG EFFORT BY GETTY TO CONSERVE KING TUTANKHAMEN’S TOMB BEARS FRUITS

    Death is a scary word, one of the words that none of us want to hear. We have all lost people we love and nothing is as horrifying and saddening as the fact that we will never see them again and we have to lay them to rest. Depending on …

  • 16 January

    Italy Declines to Lend Leonardo da Vinci’s Artworks to France

    Italy has stood ground on its firm decision of declining to lend the artworks one of its greatest natives, to France. What is termed as this year’s “greatest cultural event” at the Louvre Museum in Paris, is expected to mark the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci. However, an agreement …

  • 16 January

    Dr. Bendor’s Cat Destroys Rare Painting

    Before you get a pet, you cannot quite imagine what living with one can be like, it just doesn’t come on a silver platter; you have to keep it clean, ensure it is well fed and of course healthy. However, once you become fond of it, you cannot imagine living …

  • 16 January

    A ‘Michelangelo’ Missing From Church Days Before Its Authentication

    A 16th Century artwork that can be identified as a unique-statement-of-masterpiece has been stolen from St Ludgerus church in the small of Zele, Belgium. The painting that was long forgotten at the church, had been donated by a parishioner 16 years ago. It’s just recently when the church’s pastor Jan …

  • 4 January

    Andy Warhol’s Works at New York Academy of Art

    Romero Britto once said that “Art is too important not to share.” Art is meant to be seen by the public, to be interpreted differently, to be celebrated, to act as a source of inspiration, to inspire and to heal among many others. Different artworks have stood out in the …