A key point in Palermo’s turnaround was the murder of Giovanni Falcone, a judge who pioneered new methods to combat Mafia influence and paved the way for the restoration of law and order
"I would say, theater shows me who I am from within more than the mirror," the Swades actor added
Over the next month, some 250,000 art lovers and movers and shakers of the art world are expected to visit shows at the capital's many galleries and its grand Museum of Black Civilizations.
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The work had been designated a French national treasure, which barred it from being exported from the country for 30 months.
Auction house Sotheby's had predicted the Picasso painting, a surrealistic depiction of his muse Marie-Thérèse Walter, to sell in excess of $60 million.
On Tuesday, Mame Khan walked the red carpet at Cannes as part of the Indian contingent led by Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur.
Khan belongs to a family of master singers, who have been performing a unique, oral tradition of music for over 15 generations
The collection had garnered attention during the divorce proceedings of real-estate baron Harry Macklowe and his then wife Linda in 2018, as they were unable to agree on how much the prestigious collection was worth
His painting The Sugar Shack sold for $15.3 million at Christie's, surpassing his previous sales and making his a story from goal to palette a perfect touchdown
After the win, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said that he hoped that the next year’s final would take place in Mariupol, the Ukrainian port city that has suffered some of the most ruthless attacks of Russian invasion.
Van Gogh painted Café Terrace at Night also known as The Cafe Terrace on the Place du Forum in a typical Cloissionist style, the subjects in the composition are painted flat and the artwork is outlined using what seems to be black colour.
Representatives from Durjoy Bangladesh Foundation and KMB will be a part of the selection committee to decide the winner.
Barnes, a former football player who died in 2009, was known for his kinetic drawings and paintings of athletes, dancers and other figures
The line-up of the annual music festival held in the Himalayan foothill area of Rishikesh besides river Ganga includes a mix of established and emerging sub-continental and global artistes
Thrissur-based Anujath Sindhu Vinaylal has been winning awards for his art that is also finding its way to important publications
The center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is dedicated to the cultural significance of the elusive songwriter, and houses over 100,000 items from the musician's archives.
"In this art form, we use basic figures like triangles, circles, squares and lines," artist Mayur Vayeda shared
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"The occupiers can destroy the museum where Hryhoriy Skovoroda worked for the last years of his life and where he was buried. But they will not destroy our memory and our values!" Oleh Synyehubov, governor of Kharkiv, said in a Telegram post
The Warhol sale unseated the previous record holder and another modern master, Jean-Michel Basquiat, whose 1982 painting “Untitled” of a skull-like face sold for a record $110.5 million at Sotheby’s in 2017.
Sharing the unseen facets of the musician, Ina Puri, his biographer, said, "He had so much scholarly knowledge but he wore it lightly. He was a wonderful company and had a great sense of humour."
"His departure impoverishes our cultural world. My deepest condolences," Mamata Banerjee wrote
He had been suffering from kidney-related issues for the last six months and was on dialysis. He passed away due to cardiac arrest.
Almost half of the village's residents — more than 1,800 people, including 400 children — will participate in the play about the last five days before Christ's crucifixion.