Arts

Arts coverage from Reuters.

Entertainment News4 hours ago

Workers install a portrait due to be sold at auction by Christie's on November 27 which depicts composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as a teenager, painted in January 1770, and attributed to Veronese master Gaimbettino Cignaroli, in Paris, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A rare portrait of Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be sold by British auction house Christie's on Nov. 27 in Paris at an estimated price of between 800,000 euros and 1.2 million euros ($882,000-$1.32 million).

Arts5 days ago

British-born Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare speaks during the launching of a residency program to boost African art, in Lagos, Nigeria November 2, 2019. Picture taken November 2, 2019. REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja

(This 4th November story is refiled to fix punctuation in name of foundation)

Entertainment News7 days ago

A man walks near a Banksy mural known as The Painter, which first appeared in 2008, before it is officially unveiled in Notting Hill, London, Britain, November 4, 2019. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A Banksy mural, covered up by builders' hoarding and scaffolding for the past few months, will be uncovered on Monday in the heart of London's Notting Hill area.

Arts11 days ago

A woman looks at the objects found in Tutankhamun's tomb during the media preview of "Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh" exhibition set to open at the Saatchi Gallery in London, Britain November 1, 2019. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Treasures from the tomb of boy-king Tutankhamun will go on show in London from Saturday as part of what organizers say will be their last world tour before they return to Egypt for good.

World News15 days ago

Booker Prize-winning author Bernardine Evaristo speaks at the Ake literary festival, in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, Nigeria October 26, 2019. Picture taken October 26, 2019. REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja

Author Bernardine Evaristo hopes her Booker Prize-winning novel will help to alter perceptions of black British people among African readers and Britons she sees as grappling with heightened racial tension.

Environment14 days ago

FILE PHOTO: The Getty Fire burns near the Getty Center along the 405 freeway north of Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 28, 2019. REUTERS/  Gene Blevins/File Photo

When a fast-moving wildfire licked up to the fringes of the sprawling Getty Center complex on Tuesday, the staff of the Los Angeles museum betrayed no sign of panic, confident that its priceless art was safe and secure within its walls.

Arts16 days ago

FILE PHOTO: A part of the painting "Christ Mocked", a long-lost masterpiece by Florentine Renaissance artist Cimabue in the late 13th century, which was found months ago hanging in an elderly woman's kitchen in the town of Compiegne, is seen in Paris, France, September 24, 2019.    REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

A long-lost painting by 13th century Italian master Cimabue that was found in the kitchen of an elderly French woman was sold for 24 million euros ($26.6 million), more than four times the pre-auction estimate, auction Acteon house said on Sunday.

Entertainment News19 days ago

FILE PHOTO: The painting "Salvator Mundi" by School of Leonardo da Vinci is pictured during a press visit of the "Leonardo da Vinci" exhibition to commemorate the 500-year anniversary of his death, at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France, October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo

A major exhibition marking 500 years since the death of Leonardo da Vinci opened in Paris on Thursday but there was intrigue over whether the "Salvator Mundi" painting of Christ, one of the best-known works attributed to the master, would make a late appearance.

Arts23 days ago

An infrared reflectography of the painting "Mona Lisa" by Leonardo da Vinci is pictured during a press visit of the "Leonardo da Vinci" exhibition to commemorate the 500-year anniversary of his death at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France, October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

France's Louvre museum, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, is putting the final touches to one of the biggest ever exhibitions of the Italian master's work with the presence of the world's most expensive painting agonizingly unresolved.

Arts22 days ago

Sculptor Andrea Gandini carves a sculpture of a wolf's face from a dead tree stump in the Villa Pamphili park, Rome, Italy, October 18, 2019. Picture taken October 18, 2019 REUTERS/Remo Casilli

Andrea Gandini, a 22-year-old Roman sculptor, is making a growing name for himself by turning the Eternal City's dead tree stumps into much-admired pieces of art.

World News5 days ago

Family members of victims of an ambush on workers near a Canadian-owned mine, react during their meeting with officials in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso November 7, 2019. REUTERS/Anne Mimault

As jihadists wreaked ever more havoc in the last two years, mining firms in Burkina Faso rolled out extra security measures, from barracks for government troops protecting them to safe rooms for workers behind barbed wire and mounds.

Environment14 days ago

The Getty Fire burns near the Getty Center along the 405 freeway north of Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 28, 2019. REUTERS/  Gene Blevins

A major wildfire burning in Los Angeles near the famed Getty Center art museum was likely sparked by a tree branch falling on power lines in high winds, fire officials said on Tuesday.

Environment15 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Logo of Hungarian oil and gas group MOL at the company's refinery in Szazhalombatta ,Hungary March 22,2016 REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh/File Photo

Russian oil producer Lukoil and Hungarian energy company MOL are set to sign a settlement deal over contaminated oil during Russian President Putin's visit to Budapest this week, four industry sources told Reuters.

World News15 days ago

FILE PHOTO: An anti-Brexit protester waves an EU flag outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, October 25, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo

The European Union agreed on Monday to delay Brexit until Jan.31, said the bloc's chairman, Donald Tusk.

World News23 days ago

Nadiem Makarim, founder of the Indonesian ride-hailing and online payment firm Gojek waves to journalists as he arrives at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Gojek CEO and co-founder Nadiem Makarim said on Monday he had resigned to join Indonesia's new cabinet, and the ride-hailing and payments company said two senior executives would jointly take over running operations of the $10 billion firm.

World News24 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Prince Hisahito, accompanied by his parents Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko, poses for photos at Ochanomizu University junior high school before attending the entrance ceremony in Tokyo, Japan April 8, 2019. Koji Sasahara/Pool via Reuters/File Photo

When Japan's youngest prince, Hisahito, visited Bhutan in August on his first overseas trip just months after his uncle Naruhito became emperor, his trip was regarded as the debut of a future monarch on the world stage.

Arts25 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Original artworks by British artist Banksy, including a stab vest previously worn by grime artist Stormzy, form part of an installation inside a shop front, ahead of an online sale, in Croydon, Britain October 1, 2019.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

British street artist Banksy is selling a Union Jack stab vest, riot helmet 'disco balls' and a 'designer handbag' made from a brick to randomly selected buyers who can answer the question: "Why does art matter?".

World Newsa month ago

FILE PHOTO: Austrian author Peter Handke is pictured at his house, following the announcement he won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature, in Chaville, near Paris, France October 10, 2019. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provocative comments but had not supported bloodshed.

Artsa month ago

Actors perform in the "U ime oca" ("In the name of the father") theater performance during rehearsal at Sarajevo War Theater (SARTR) in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina October 14, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Ajna Jusic, the first baby to be registered as born of rape during the Bosnian war in the 1990s, describes to a packed Sarajevo theatre the discrimination and bullying she endured as a child with an unknown father and a mother branded a "whore" in a deeply patriarchal society.

Artsa month ago

American artist Jeff Koons poses next to his sculpture Bouquet of Tulips, dedicated to the victims of the Bataclan attack, after its unveiling near the Petit Palais museum in Paris, France, October 4, 2019.   REUTERS/Phillippe Wojazer

American artist Jeff Koons unveiled in Paris on Friday his sculpture Bouquet of Tulips, a tribute to the victims of militant Islamist attacks in the French capital in November 2015.

Entertainment News4 hours ago

Workers install a portrait due to be sold at auction by Christie's on November 27 which depicts composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as a teenager, painted in January 1770, and attributed to Veronese master Gaimbettino Cignaroli, in Paris, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A rare portrait of Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be sold by British auction house Christie's on Nov. 27 in Paris at an estimated price of between 800,000 euros and 1.2 million euros ($882,000-$1.32 million).

Arts5 days ago

British-born Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare speaks during the launching of a residency program to boost African art, in Lagos, Nigeria November 2, 2019. Picture taken November 2, 2019. REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja

(This 4th November story is refiled to fix punctuation in name of foundation)

Entertainment News7 days ago

A man walks near a Banksy mural known as The Painter, which first appeared in 2008, before it is officially unveiled in Notting Hill, London, Britain, November 4, 2019. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A Banksy mural, covered up by builders' hoarding and scaffolding for the past few months, will be uncovered on Monday in the heart of London's Notting Hill area.

Arts11 days ago

A woman looks at the objects found in Tutankhamun's tomb during the media preview of "Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh" exhibition set to open at the Saatchi Gallery in London, Britain November 1, 2019. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Treasures from the tomb of boy-king Tutankhamun will go on show in London from Saturday as part of what organizers say will be their last world tour before they return to Egypt for good.

World News15 days ago

Booker Prize-winning author Bernardine Evaristo speaks at the Ake literary festival, in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, Nigeria October 26, 2019. Picture taken October 26, 2019. REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja

Author Bernardine Evaristo hopes her Booker Prize-winning novel will help to alter perceptions of black British people among African readers and Britons she sees as grappling with heightened racial tension.

Environment14 days ago

FILE PHOTO: The Getty Fire burns near the Getty Center along the 405 freeway north of Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 28, 2019. REUTERS/  Gene Blevins/File Photo

When a fast-moving wildfire licked up to the fringes of the sprawling Getty Center complex on Tuesday, the staff of the Los Angeles museum betrayed no sign of panic, confident that its priceless art was safe and secure within its walls.

Arts16 days ago

FILE PHOTO: A part of the painting "Christ Mocked", a long-lost masterpiece by Florentine Renaissance artist Cimabue in the late 13th century, which was found months ago hanging in an elderly woman's kitchen in the town of Compiegne, is seen in Paris, France, September 24, 2019.    REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

A long-lost painting by 13th century Italian master Cimabue that was found in the kitchen of an elderly French woman was sold for 24 million euros ($26.6 million), more than four times the pre-auction estimate, auction Acteon house said on Sunday.

Entertainment News19 days ago

FILE PHOTO: The painting "Salvator Mundi" by School of Leonardo da Vinci is pictured during a press visit of the "Leonardo da Vinci" exhibition to commemorate the 500-year anniversary of his death, at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France, October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo

A major exhibition marking 500 years since the death of Leonardo da Vinci opened in Paris on Thursday but there was intrigue over whether the "Salvator Mundi" painting of Christ, one of the best-known works attributed to the master, would make a late appearance.

Arts23 days ago

An infrared reflectography of the painting "Mona Lisa" by Leonardo da Vinci is pictured during a press visit of the "Leonardo da Vinci" exhibition to commemorate the 500-year anniversary of his death at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France, October 20, 2019. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

France's Louvre museum, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, is putting the final touches to one of the biggest ever exhibitions of the Italian master's work with the presence of the world's most expensive painting agonizingly unresolved.

Arts22 days ago

Sculptor Andrea Gandini carves a sculpture of a wolf's face from a dead tree stump in the Villa Pamphili park, Rome, Italy, October 18, 2019. Picture taken October 18, 2019 REUTERS/Remo Casilli

Andrea Gandini, a 22-year-old Roman sculptor, is making a growing name for himself by turning the Eternal City's dead tree stumps into much-admired pieces of art.

World News5 days ago

Family members of victims of an ambush on workers near a Canadian-owned mine, react during their meeting with officials in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso November 7, 2019. REUTERS/Anne Mimault

As jihadists wreaked ever more havoc in the last two years, mining firms in Burkina Faso rolled out extra security measures, from barracks for government troops protecting them to safe rooms for workers behind barbed wire and mounds.

Environment14 days ago

The Getty Fire burns near the Getty Center along the 405 freeway north of Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 28, 2019. REUTERS/  Gene Blevins

A major wildfire burning in Los Angeles near the famed Getty Center art museum was likely sparked by a tree branch falling on power lines in high winds, fire officials said on Tuesday.

Environment15 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Logo of Hungarian oil and gas group MOL at the company's refinery in Szazhalombatta ,Hungary March 22,2016 REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh/File Photo

Russian oil producer Lukoil and Hungarian energy company MOL are set to sign a settlement deal over contaminated oil during Russian President Putin's visit to Budapest this week, four industry sources told Reuters.

World News15 days ago

FILE PHOTO: An anti-Brexit protester waves an EU flag outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, October 25, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/File Photo

The European Union agreed on Monday to delay Brexit until Jan.31, said the bloc's chairman, Donald Tusk.

World News23 days ago

Nadiem Makarim, founder of the Indonesian ride-hailing and online payment firm Gojek waves to journalists as he arrives at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

Gojek CEO and co-founder Nadiem Makarim said on Monday he had resigned to join Indonesia's new cabinet, and the ride-hailing and payments company said two senior executives would jointly take over running operations of the $10 billion firm.

World News24 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Prince Hisahito, accompanied by his parents Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko, poses for photos at Ochanomizu University junior high school before attending the entrance ceremony in Tokyo, Japan April 8, 2019. Koji Sasahara/Pool via Reuters/File Photo

When Japan's youngest prince, Hisahito, visited Bhutan in August on his first overseas trip just months after his uncle Naruhito became emperor, his trip was regarded as the debut of a future monarch on the world stage.

Arts25 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Original artworks by British artist Banksy, including a stab vest previously worn by grime artist Stormzy, form part of an installation inside a shop front, ahead of an online sale, in Croydon, Britain October 1, 2019.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

British street artist Banksy is selling a Union Jack stab vest, riot helmet 'disco balls' and a 'designer handbag' made from a brick to randomly selected buyers who can answer the question: "Why does art matter?".

World Newsa month ago

FILE PHOTO: Austrian author Peter Handke is pictured at his house, following the announcement he won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature, in Chaville, near Paris, France October 10, 2019. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provocative comments but had not supported bloodshed.

Artsa month ago

Actors perform in the "U ime oca" ("In the name of the father") theater performance during rehearsal at Sarajevo War Theater (SARTR) in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina October 14, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Ajna Jusic, the first baby to be registered as born of rape during the Bosnian war in the 1990s, describes to a packed Sarajevo theatre the discrimination and bullying she endured as a child with an unknown father and a mother branded a "whore" in a deeply patriarchal society.

Artsa month ago

American artist Jeff Koons poses next to his sculpture Bouquet of Tulips, dedicated to the victims of the Bataclan attack, after its unveiling near the Petit Palais museum in Paris, France, October 4, 2019.   REUTERS/Phillippe Wojazer

American artist Jeff Koons unveiled in Paris on Friday his sculpture Bouquet of Tulips, a tribute to the victims of militant Islamist attacks in the French capital in November 2015.

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