"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
Izolyatsia, a self-styled “platform for cultural initiatives,” in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk has been targeted and seized by armed pro-Russian
René Magritte is perhaps best known for images of blue skies and bowler hats, but a new exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York looks at
The identity of the model used for Leonardo da Vinci’s famous Mona Lisa has fascinated historians for centuries.
Art experts believe she was Lisa
While UNESCO has given the Italian government six months to report on the conservation progress of the troubled Pompeii archaeological site, lesser
Madrid’s Museo Thyssen‐Bornemisza plays host to Spain’s first monographic exhibition of works from the great Impressionist painter, Camille Pissarro
A new branch of the famous Parisian art museum, the Louvre, opened earlier this year in the quiet French town of Lens, near the Belgian border
A collector says he has discovered the missing top half of Gustave Courbet’s famous painting ‘The Origin of the World’ which hangs in the Musee
Marilyn Monroe is being given a full star tribute by The Hollywood Museum.
The highlight is a collection of photos by George Barris, a good friend
Contributions made by Italian portraiture to the history of art is the subject of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
A new exhibition called Once Again About Love has opened at the Fine Art Gallery in Kiev, in Ukraine. Oleg Maslov’s paintings deal largely with
The Louvre museum in Paris is calling on art lovers to help it buy The Three Graces, a 16th century oil painting by German artist Lucas Cranach the
Restoration experts have used ultra violet lights to rediscover the rich, original details in pictures by one of Italy’s most noted artists Giotto
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