"The EU withdrawal bill is making good progress. We're on course to deliver Brexit. We're on course to deliver on the vote of the British people."
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
"I dissent from this spirally spun, legally lightweight, consumer harming, corporate enabling, destroying internet freedom order."
Democrat FCC Commissioner
"There can only be industrial and economic growth if there is energy."
Hyacinthe Befeno Todimanana
"We're making Ariane 6 to reduce costs."
Director, Guiana Space Centre
"Next year will be the last chance to pursue EU-level reforms before a fateful year of reckoning begins."
Former Swedish prime minister
""A big part of the rulers' legitimacy is based on people's fear""
"All the governments need to channel these emotions somehow: they chose food."
Analyst, German Council on Foreign Relations
Artist Lucian Freud, hailed as one of the greatest painters of the 20th century, has died at his London home aged 88.
Freud passed away after an
The art world is mourning the death of American painter Cy Twombly.
The artist has died at the age of 83 in Rome.
Twombly was renowned for his
Crowds of some 30,000 turned up for this year’s World Body Painting Festival in Portschach in Austria.
In this battle, the warriors’ weapons are palettes and paintbrushes: street artists from the US and France are fighting for the top prize in a
Some 16,000 silver hexagons cover the new Soumaya Museum in Mexico City, a museum which houses the art collection of the world’s richest man, Carlos
US shock-rocker Marilyn Manson has launched his first show as a painter in the Austrian capital Vienna.
Entitled “Genealogies of Pain”, it is a
You are not likely to see Jerusalem if you are a holder of an Iranian passport, as an order on its last page prohibits any travel to the “occupied
The first major exhibition of Gauguin’s paintings for over 50 years has just opened at the Tate Modern in London.
The Foundation Beyeler has opened a new exhibition in Switzerland. The theme is contemporary art from Vienna at the beginning of the 20th century
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Not many people ever get the chance to see a masterpiece like Boticelli’s Birth of Venus up close. Now an Italian
Visitors line up to catch a glimpse of the work of impressionist painter Claude Monet at the Galleries Nationales du Grand Palais in Paris.
Billed as the most colourful event on the planet – nearly 30,000 people flocked to the 13th World Bodypainting Festival in Carinthia… South
It’s baffled both experts and admirers for centuries, but now Leonardo Da Vinci’s famous masterpiece the Mona Lisa appears to have given up more of
Passionate about all aspects of art, Dennis Hopper, although best known as an actor and filmmaker, clocked up more than six decades of painting
An oil painting by Turner has gone under the hammer for just over 35 million euros, a new record at auction for the British master.
In the art world, impression, cubism and the work of Fabergé are rarely found together.
But international auction house Sotheby’s has
Almost 30 years of living in Slovenia has done little to break the links that painter Huiqin Wang has with the motifs and patterns of her native
A daring art thief has snatched five masterpieces worth 500 million euros from a Paris museum in one of the biggest art robberies of all
Brazilian painter Fernando Rocha has set himself no small challenge – he wants to break Pablo Picasso’s record by completing more than 13,000
Some 1,400 masterpieces were taken from the Folkwang Museum in Essen by the Nazis in 1937. Paintings by artists such as Kandinsky, Chagall or