3:49 pm March 26, 2015 | No Comment
A broken computer with wires showing: $60,000. A cracked, yellow plastic chair: $16,000. An old, stained backpack: $8,000. Cleaner water for Olympic sailing and windsurfing events: Priceless.
3:39 pm March 26, 2015 | No Comment
Publisher HarperCollins on Wednesday released the cover of “Go Set a Watchman,” the highly anticipated second novel by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Harper Lee.
8:00 am March 26, 2015 | No Comment
Art lovers and investors will have a rich selection of bargain pieces to pick from at the Larasati auction on April 5. Photos courtesy of Larasati
6:25 am March 26, 2015 | No Comment
A retrospective at the Salihara gallery pays tribute to ceramics artist Keng Sien, who died last year at age 60.
4:35 pm March 25, 2015 | No Comment
After nearly 34 years of collaboration with Balinese artists, Italian painter and sculptor Luigi Ontani is currently staging his first ever exhibition on the island.
2:07 pm March 25, 2015 | No Comment
It is a hard personal choice, but removing healthy fallopian tubes and ovaries effectively slashes the cancer odds for women like Angelina Jolie who carry a risk-boosting gene mutation, experts said Tuesday.
10:03 pm March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Finland may not be the most prolific producer of rap music, but the 36-year-old has managed to capture the world’s attention by adding a unique element to his music: Signmark was born deaf and uses sign language in his performances.
6:05 pm March 24, 2015 | No Comment
In China, few activities escape the watchful eye of the state — and soon, that will include square dancing.
5:50 pm March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Thousands queued up on Monday to pay their respects to King Richard III of England, whose remains were found in a car park over 500 years after his death and will be reburied this week.
4:35 pm March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Amnesty International has given its top 2015 human rights award to both Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei, a fierce critic of Beijing who has been banned from leaving China after an 81-day detention in 2011, and U.S. folksinger Joan Baez.
4:33 pm March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Oscar-winning film star Angelina Jolie has said she has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed to avoid the risk of ovarian cancer, the disease that killed her mother at the age of 56.
8:15 am March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Storyteller Agus Nur Amal keeps his audience’s attention with everyday household items and provides a unique spin on them, much like a celebrity chef fixates viewers by simultaneously cooking and explaining their recipe of choice. A specialist in the traditional epic poems of his native Aceh, known as hikayat, he brings the verses to life with the use of props.
8:00 am March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Reggie Aquara is an artist of the cerebral kind. Though his work does not, by any means, shy away from forms of emotional explicitness, the artist is more interested in exploring the relationship between art and the human mind.