Ai Weiwei has arrived in Europe and is visiting his son in Germany this week, according to a close associate of the internationally renowned Chinese artist.
As the director and founder of the Comité Rodin in Paris, Jérôme Le Blay has dedicated his career to the study of the great sculptor's work.
Will it bring out the inner-Anton Ego in art critics, many of whom seem eager to trash any museum exhibition that carries the faintest scent of commercialism or pop appeal?
Michelangelo likely used a famous mathematical ratio to paint "The Creation of Adam" and other frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, a recently published study claims.
After receiving a Donkey Kong-style pounding from critics, "Pixels," the '80s video-game themed comedy starring Adam Sandler, was edged out at the box office on its opening weekend, failing to take the No. 1 spot from "Ant-Man," which earned an estimated $24.8 million.
It was an event so exclusive that guests were sworn to secrecy and given special instructions about where to arrive and park. Cellphones were banned from the premises. The few journalists allowed past security had to promise not to divulge details online or on social media until well after the...
Before he became the director of such grim and punishing movies as "Hunger," "Shame" and the Oscar-winning "12 Years a Slave," Steve McQueen was primarily known as a visual artist specializing in visceral video installations and short films that brought him much acclaim, including the Turner Prize...
Alejandro González Iñárritu, the Mexican filmmaker who won three Academy Awards this year for "Birdman," including statuettes for best director and picture, will be honored by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in November at its fifth annual Art + Film gala, organizers will announce this week.