02 Feb 2023


Max Guy Built a Yellow Brick Road from Chicago to the Land of Oz

Inspired by the Wizard of Oz, Guy's show is a prism of pop cultural, art historical, geographical, and political references.

02 Feb 2023 9:41pm GMT

Open Letter Voices Concern for Madrid’s Reina Sofía Following Departure of Longtime Director

The letter, signed by artists and curators across Europe, contends that the museum's reputation as a cultural leader is now under threat.

02 Feb 2023 9:14pm GMT

UNESCO Adds the Ukrainian City Odesa to List of Endangered World Heritage Sites

The key strategic port city, known for its cosmopolitan history and architectural landmarks, has been the target of Russian bombing.

02 Feb 2023 7:16pm GMT

Japanese Researchers Uncover Seven-Foot Iron Sword from Ancient Burial Mound

Also found in the mound was a 125-pound decorated mirror.

02 Feb 2023 6:36pm GMT

Russian Artist Could Face Prison Time After Police Raid Exhibition with Anti-War Art

Her show in St. Petersburg contained "false information about the Russian armed forces," according to the police.

02 Feb 2023 6:29pm GMT

US Authorities Probe Auction Houses over Ties to Sanctioned Russians

It's unclear which auction houses were contacted.

02 Feb 2023 5:25pm GMT

Amateur Archaeologist in Belgium Finds Fragment of Mysterious Roman Object That May Have Been Used for Sorcery

The object, known as a dodecahedron, may also have been used in knitting or for taking measurements.

02 Feb 2023 4:44pm GMT

Mass Strike of U.K. Cultural Workers Forces British Museum to Close

Employees are protesting poor pay and labor conditions.

02 Feb 2023 4:43pm GMT

Rising Artist’s Video Was Edited for New Singapore Art Fair, With State Agency Claiming It Was ‘Unsuitable’ for Children

Some accused the fair of censoring Lu Yang's work, which appears to depict Buddhist gods.

02 Feb 2023 4:24pm GMT

Questions Loom About Vatican Monsignor’s Collection Following His Death

A 19th-century copy of a famed Etruscan vase could restart a decades-old debacle.

02 Feb 2023 4:24pm GMT