The vast burial site at the ancient Egyptian capital Memphis, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is home to more than a dozen pyramids, animal graves and old Coptic Christian monasteries.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced on Monday that the annual high-wattage celebration of both fashion and celebrity - cancelled last year because of the pandemic - will return in person, twice.
According to the museum, the boy found the sword in a forest near the village of Ederheim.
The installation at the border wall that allowed American and Mexican children to play together was bestowed with the 2020 Beazley Design of the Year award by London's Design Museum.
Newly unveiled acquisitions and loans, many on view for the first time in the region, offer new experiences to attract both first-time and returning visitors to the museum.
The show was inaugurated by Sheikh Salem bin Abdul Rahman Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Ruler’s Office, and Manal Ataya, Director General of SMA, in the presence of the artist and a number of calligraphy enthusiasts and artists.
Egypt held a gala parade on Saturday celebrating the transport of 22 of its prized royal mummies from central Cairo to their new resting place in a massive new museum further south in the capital.
Two years ago, a Dutch art dealer discovered the hand of Rembrandt in an unknown painting that had not been noticed for four centuries. Before that, a painting was languishing in a New Jersey basement that turned out to be one of his earliest creations.
The Museum's commendable attempt to counter centuries-old marginalization of women’s contribution to the arts turned heads from affiliates in the industry, some in favour others sceptical.