Art

Wonder Wall: Art secrets of Berlin's Cold War divide

Wonder Wall: Art secrets of Berlin's Cold War divide

Formidable structure that once split the German capital city inspires fascinating artworks featuring balloons, rabbits and neon
Giant inflatable duck artist's next big thing: Hippos

Giant inflatable duck artist's next big thing: Hippos

Artist Florentijn Hofman has traveled the world with his huge artworks -- now he's sending a giant beast into London's River Thames
Where to see a Banksy in London: Interactive map

Where to see a Banksy in London: Interactive map

From London Bridge to Portobello Road, the graffiti artist's best known works
Spectacular photos of a technicolor Sydney

Spectacular photos of a technicolor Sydney

Australia's largest and most spectacular festival has officially launched with the lighting of the sails of Sydney Opera House
Prehistoric treasures of Spain's Altamira cave revealed to a lucky few

Prehistoric treasures of Spain's Altamira cave revealed to a lucky few

Small groups get sneak preview of 20,000-year-old paintings of bison and boar
Artist’s mission brightens poor neighborhoods

Artist’s mission brightens poor neighborhoods

Photographer Kaid Ashton plans to paste his artwork in 20 derelict districts around the world
7 things you probably didn’t know about maps

7 things you probably didn’t know about maps

Map makers sometimes include fake “paper towns” to foil forgers, and other cartographical curiosities
The world’s ugliest monuments?

The world’s ugliest monuments?

Turns out the line between timeless artistic statement and outsized novelty paperweight is frighteningly thin
'Brilliant Cube' lights up Gangnam

'Brilliant Cube' lights up Gangnam

Comprising 576 clear LED poles, Gangnam's newest landmark is a giant kinetic sculpture
Europe's must-see new blockbuster art events

Europe's must-see new blockbuster art events

Culture vultures rejoice: The Continent has an embarrassment of riches for the wandering aesthete
World's most spectacular train stations

World's most spectacular train stations

From Riyadh to Melbourne, train and metro stations turn out to be unlikely hubs of art and style
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