The grass is greener, the sky is cleaner and dozens of tiny details have been exposed to delight art historians and inspire the devotion of the faithful.
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 exhibition presents more than 60 works spanning sculpture, prints, video, virtual reality, robotics and algorithmic programmes developed by more than 30 international artists.
The Albanian artists delicately paint, gild and bejewel tens of thousands of Venetian masks that revellers around the world have been donning for carnival season.
Sotheby’s Orientalist Sale now in its ninth season, brings together paintings representing the landscapes, people and customs of North Africa, Egypt, Arabia, the Levant, Iran and the Ottoman world
Street artist David Perez has found his own way to pay tribute in Switzerland to the people he regards as the unsung heroes of the coronavirus crisis.
The community enjoyed watching and listening to a variety of performances held around-the-clock in both the gymnasium and auditorium recently at Prince George High School.
Some participants have also dressed themselves and family members in elaborate costumes — or shed layers — to reproduce portraits of the past with varying degrees of accuracy.
A 17th-century copy of Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" was sold on Tuesday at Sotheby's auction house in Paris for 552,500 euros ($611,950), much more than the initial valuation of 70,000-90,000 euros.
In the run-up to the 48th founding anniversary of the United Arab Emirates and in celebration of the twin commemoration of the UAE’s “National Martyr’s Day” and the Philippines’s “Bonifacio Day” on Nov. 30, the Philippine Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Philippine Consulate General in Dubai hosted three recitals of a globally-recognized multi-awarded piano virtuoso/teacher late last week and on Saturday evening.