Entertainment » Fine Arts

1 thru 10 of 388 Stories
Unblocking Naked Venus: Facebook OKs Museum Nudes After All

Unblocking Naked Venus: Facebook OKs Museum Nudes After All

By Jamey Keaten | Feb 6
It seems Facebook can be friends with a topless Venus after all.

Statue of Limitations? Facebook Draws Line over Museum Nudes

Statue of Limitations? Facebook Draws Line over Museum Nudes

By Jamey Keaten | Feb 5
A Geneva art museum says Facebook prohibited it from promoting an upcoming exhibit with images of two statues — a half-naked Venus and a nude, kneeling man.

New York Botanical Garden Announces Year of #plantlove

New York Botanical Garden Announces Year of #plantlove

Feb 1
The New York Botanical Garden has announced 2019 as its year of #plantlove. Exhibitions, programs, and projects will explore the essential connections between plants, people, and the environment.

20 Looks From V&A Museum's Dior Exhibit

20 Looks From V&A Museum's Dior Exhibit

Feb 1
The V&A exhibit traces the influence of Dior over seven decades and showcases dozens of spectacular couture gowns.

Ball Gowns Galore: London's V&A Museum Stages Dior Show

Ball Gowns Galore: London's V&A Museum Stages Dior Show

By Sylvia Hui | Jan 31
After the smashing success of its Alexander McQueen show, London's V&A Museum is looking to draw big crowds with another major fashion exhibition — this time focusing on Christian Dior.

Notre Dame to Cover Up Murals of Columbus in the New World

Notre Dame to Cover Up Murals of Columbus in the New World

Jan 21
The University of Notre Dame will cover murals in a campus building that depict Christopher Columbus in America, the school's president said.

'McJesus' Sculpture Sparks Outrage Among Israel's Christians

'McJesus' Sculpture Sparks Outrage Among Israel's Christians

By Areej Hazboun and Isabel Debre | Jan 14
An art exhibit in Israel featuring a crucified Ronald McDonald has sparked protests by the country's Arab Christian minority.

Woof! New York City Unleashes New Dog Museum

Woof! New York City Unleashes New Dog Museum

By Jennifer Peltz | Jan 11
It's a museum that invites visitors to come! Sit! And stay. The American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog opens Feb. 8 in midtown Manhattan, returning to New York after three decades on the outskirts of St. Louis.

Helped by Beyonce Video, Louvre Breaks Visitor Record

Helped by Beyonce Video, Louvre Breaks Visitor Record

Jan 4
The Louvre in Paris, the world's most visited museum, received a record 10.2 million visitors in 2018, numbers boosted by a video clip shot by pop star Beyonce amid its paintings and sculptures.

After Delays, Egypt's New Mega-Museum Set to Open in 2020

After Delays, Egypt's New Mega-Museum Set to Open in 2020

By Brian Rohan | Dec 24
The Grand Egyptian Museum has been under construction for well over a decade and is intended to showcase Egypt's ancient treasures while drawing tourists to help fund its future development.

1 thru 10 of 388 Stories