A STOLEN cutter, CCTV footage, phone taps, loose-tongued suspects . . . this is how an artwork by famed street artist Banksy painted on the door of the Bataclan club in Paris was discovered in...

[RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories] British street artist Banksy is to donate the proceeds from the auction of one of his works, valued at over US$1 million, to a Palestinian hospital, one of his...

THE coronavirus is keeping Berlin's legendary clubs closed but techno nightclub Berghain has found a way to throw its doors back open, luring visitors with an unusual sound exhibition.

[BERLIN] The coronavirus is keeping Berlin's legendary clubs closed but techno mecca Berghain has found a way to throw its doors back open, luring visitors with an unusual sound exhibition.

[ANG THONG, Thailand] Towering Transformers, life-sized Marvel superheroes and extraterrestrial lifeforms -- a "House of Steel Robots" in Thailand has made a name for itself by transforming scrap...

[GOLAN HEIGHTS] The chance discovery of lines carved into the boulders of an ancient tomb in what is now the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights could offer new insight into an enigmatic culture that...

[PARIS] French dancer and singer Zizi Jeanmaire, an iconic cabaret showgirl whose grace and glamour was celebrated on stage and in film the world over, died Friday in Switzerland aged 96, her...

ROY Lichtenstein's Nude with Joyous Painting was the big seller at a Christie's hybrid sale which fetched an impressive US$421 million last Friday, signalling the art market is holding firm during...

[EAST HAMPTON, NY] The art collectors were finally coming out of hiding here recently, albeit quietly and tentatively. The artists were, too.

THE Tokyo art exhibit opened to enthusiastic visitors, but many of those circulating weren't just there to soak in some culture - they were casing the joint for a midnight raid.