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February, 2019

  • 18 February

    FOR THE SECOND TIME DESERT X BRINGS CONTEMPORARY ART IN COACHELLA VALLEY

    Desert X is a site-specific, contemporary art exhibition that is held in the Coachella Valley in Southern California. It came into existence with a different idea, a unique idea, of bringing together art and Southern California’s road trip tradition and turning the Coachella Valley into an open-air art gallery. Contrary …

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 …

  • 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 …