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  • Greece hopes marble foot will get UK to return sculptures
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    Greece hopes marble foot will get UK to return sculptures

    ATHENS – It is only the size of a shoebox, carved with the broken foot of an ancient Greek goddess. But Greece is hoping the 2,500-year-old marble fragment, which arrived on loan from an Italian museum on Monday, can help resolve one of the world’s most thorny cultural heritage disputes and lead to the reunification […] More

  • The most exciting exhibitions around the world in 2022
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    The most exciting exhibitions around the world in 2022

    Written by The arts journal This article was originally published by The Art Newspaper, an editorial partner of CNN Style. You can read their full articles on the coming year 2022 here. This year’s must-see exhibits include the return of the Venice Biennale and Documenta, hit shows by Donatello and C├ęzanne, and a Qatar World […] More

  • Global Auction Sales Soared to a Record $12.6 Billion in 2021
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    Global Auction Sales Soared to a Record $12.6 Billion in 2021

    Sotheby’s maintains its leadership position with a total of $ 6 billion in auctions in 2021. Courtesy of Sotheby’s Text size The global auction market hit record highs in 2021, with Christie’s, Sotheby’s and Phillips recording combined sales of $ 12.6 billion, according to a report released on Tuesday. The figure was 70.2% higher than […] More

  • Contemporary Arts Museum Houston and developer Radom Capital are partnering on a new residency program that officials said will bring together 25 merchants, chefs and wellness concepts to the Montrose Collective development in Houston. (Courtesy Contemporary Arts Museum Houston)
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    Art museum, developer partner on new artist-in-residency program at Montrose Collective

    The Houston Museum of Contemporary Art and developer Radom Capital are teaming up with a new residency program that officials say will bring together 25 merchants, chefs and wellness concepts at the Montrose Collective’s development in Houston. (Courtesy of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston) The Houston Museum of Contemporary Art and developer Radom Capital […] More

  • Qatar's ambitions to become 'the art Mecca of the Middle East'
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    Qatar’s ambitions to become ‘the art Mecca of the Middle East’

    Written by Marianna Cerinni, CNN The Middle Eastern nation Qatar has announced an ambitious plan to expand its public art program as it prepares to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Leading the initiative, Qatar Museums – the state organization under which many cultural institutions in the country sit – said it will showcase more […] More

  • Qatar's ambitions to become 'the art Mecca of the Middle East'
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    Qatar’s ambitions to become ‘the art Mecca of the Middle East’

    Written by Marianna Cerinni, CNN The Middle Eastern nation Qatar has announced an ambitious plan to expand its public art program as it prepares to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Leading the initiative, Qatar Museums – the state organization under which many cultural institutions in the country sit – said it will showcase more […] More

  • Going All In on the Magic Kingdom
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    Going All In on the Magic Kingdom

    “The first exhibition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art on the Hollywood dream maker Walt Disney is a milestone”, writes the director of the museum, Max Hollein, in the preface of the catalog “Inspire Walt Disney: the animation of the French decorative arts” . It is – and not in a good way. The show, […] More