""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
"The US is enduring an unprecedented crisis of trust... The root cause is the lack of objective facts and rational discourse"
President and CEO, Edelman
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
""You may carry a smartwatch during the day for practical reasons and later want to feel elegant, have a kind of intimate bond with your object, or just feel good about yourself. I believe in the comfort and elegance that a fine watch brings today so I think there is room for both and I'm not particularly worried.""
CEO, La Montre Hermès
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The main installations are
Damien Hirst’s infamous Shark in Formaldehyde is on display once again, at his first major retrospective at the Tate Modern in London.
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New York’s Museum of Modern Art is currently showing a retrospective of American photographer Cindy Sherman’s most treasured images, some of which
A major exhibition of paintings by the late Lucian Freud has just opened in London. Best known for his fleshy nudes in muted colours, Freud was
Chinese contemporary artist and activist Ai Weiwei took part in the opening of an exhibition of his work in Stockholm in Sweden via a live video
A new exhibition has opened in Catalonia, Spain, of work by French photographer and painter Jacques Henri Lartigue. The show incudes 230 photographs
Why wait decades for your talent to be recognised?
One young artist in Poland wanted his work displayed now. So he added one of his paintings to
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The Tel Aviv Museum of Modern Art has just opened a spanking new 50 million euro extension designed by the American architect Preston Scott Cohen
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The display –
The last line from WB Yeats’ powerful poem Easter 1916 is the starting point for La Biennale de Lyon.
“A terrible beauty is born” is the banner
‘Between Heaven and Earth’ is an exhibition on the diverse contemporary works of 23 artists from Central Asia. The curator says the exhibition aims
This year Kiev celebrates 20 years of post-Soviet history. The country’s capital is an indicator of how Ukraine, which has always been torn between
The White Cube gallery in London’s Mayfair is exhibiting the latest work by Britain’s sibling artists the Chapman brothers.
The world’s largest art fair has opened in Switzerland featuring work by more than 2,500 artists.
Art Basel specialises in pieces from the 20th
Every two years the Venice Biennale takes the pulse of international contemporary art.
Every available space is handed over to art – some of it
Budapest’s boating lake is no longer just a lake; it is the venue for a modern art exhibition.
The Venice Biennale, the world’s oldest and perhaps most-talked-about festival of modern art, is getting underway.
Every two years, more than