"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
Visitors have to stand chilling temperatures but it’s worth it to see this unique exhibition in Elstal near Berlin. It took sculptors from around
Auctioneers have had a busy year. Hammers have been brought down around the world to seal the fate of objects which have achieved huge sums. Some
In this episode of Macedonian Postcards we're in the central town of Krusevo
British pop artist Allen Jones returns to the subject of supermodel Kate Moss in his latest exhibition in London, which once more puts the female
After three years and sixteen million euros of renovation work, Paris’ famous Rodin Museum is finally reopening on the artist’s birthday. Many of
British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor’s controversial “Dirty Corner” installation has been vandalised for the second time in three months. Une œuvre
Over one month since the theft of French sculptor Auguste Rodin’s “Man with the Broken Nose” from a museum in Copenhagen, police have released
A statue in Astana celebrates the legacy of Kerey and Zhanibek Khan
The rich history and culture of Kazakhstan is under the spotlight this year as the country celebrates the 550th anniversary of Kazakh
Aliya Bakirova, an Astana guide, gave euronews some extra details about the monument to the founders of the Kazakh state.
A sleepy Slovenian town briefly turned into a winter wonderland on Saturday (January 31) as Slovenians competed to build snow castles and sculptures
Tourists from across China are descending on the city of Harbin for a special showcase of snow and ice sculptures.
The festival gets underway on
Some 20 years after his death, famous Brazilian composer "Tom" Jobim has his very own statue overlooking the Rio beach he immortalized in his
The cognoscenti of art in Azerbaijan were at the Museum of Modern Art in Baku for a trip back to the stone age.
One of the country’s leading
Edgar Degas’ 'Little Dancer Aged Fourteen' caused a stir when she was first exhibited in 1881.
Many critics were not sure what to make of the
Polish master sculptor Igor Mitoraj has died at the age of 70.
Born in Germany in 1944, the son of a Polish mother and a French father, the
The statues of England have cleared their throats and are waiting to speak to passing tourists.
A new, interactive arts project is giving a voice
A major installation by key avant-garde artist ==Otto Piene= has gone on show in Berlin coinciding with his death.
He died on the eve of the
A preview of sand sculptures ahead of the 12th International Sand Sculpture Festival in Søndervig, which this year jumps a thousand years back in
The abandoned Domino Sugar factory in Brooklyn is about to be torn down to make way for flats and offices, but before it goes, contemporary US artist