Art


Exhibit explores state of art, mind and technology

IF art represents the state of people’s mind, then its form is in the process of being profoundly altered by technology. And that’s what the artist aaajiao (Xu Wenkai) wants to explore in his solo exhibition ...

May 19, 2019, Sunday


Keeping Tunisia’s ancient pottery craft alive

WITH bucket and spade in hand, Sabiha Ayari from Sejnane in northern Tunisia is among many women keeping alive an ancient tradition of creating pottery with all-natural materials. Using skills handed ...

May 19, 2019, Sunday


Shadows and light put architecture in focus

MOSTLY in black and white, French-Swiss photographer Helene Binet’s works on display at the Power Station of Art offer a new standpoint for viewers to approach architecture through the art of light and ...

May 12, 2019, Sunday


Stylized photos by Dutch master go on exhibition

DUTCH photographer Erwin Olaf is perhaps most widely known for his stylized, meticulously staged photography, which can be provocative and daring. He has shot commercial photos for international brands ...

April 21, 2019, Sunday


Paris marks 30 years of Louvre’s pyramid

IT was once decried as an architectural “obscenity,” but as the Louvre’s glass pyramid turned 30 on Friday, it has become a cherished icon of the French capital. One eminent writer called for revolt in ...

March 31, 2019, Sunday


8 centuries of iconic French museum history

FROM a medieval fortress protecting Paris to one of the world’s biggest and most-visited museums, the Louvre has been reinvented many times over the centuries. Today it attracts 10 million visitors a ...

March 31, 2019, Sunday


Close encounters of the art kind

ART installations at downtown Xintiandi are encouraging the public to explore the way they interact through visual art and design. An extension of the four-day Design Shanghai, which ended yesterday at ...

March 10, 2019, Sunday


Research into St Catherine uncovers a hidden secret

A PAINTING by Italian artist Artemisia Gentileschi has been found hidden beneath another of the Baroque master’s works, the Uffizi Galleries in Florence said. Infrared, ultraviolet and X-ray analyses ...

March 10, 2019, Sunday


Oracle bone abstract makes auction debut

“untitled,” by Zao Wou-Ki (1921-2013) will be a highlight at Sotheby’s Modern Art Evening Sale in Hong Kong on March 31. Coming directly from the collection of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the work ...

March 10, 2019, Sunday


Region proves inspiration for generations of poets

JIANGNAN (江南), referring to the regions south of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, has long been eulogized by poets whether in ancient or modern times, such as the household poem “Recalling Jiangnan” ...

March 10, 2019, Sunday




 

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