Home Tags Palestine

Tag: Palestine

Robust Selection of Art from the Middle East Featured in The...

BEIRUT.- On July 15, Ayyam Auctions will present its ninth auction, the 2011 session of the Beirut Sale. Held annually at Ayyam Gallery’s Beirut outpost, this forthcoming public auction will showcase a robust selection of contemporary art from the...

Hamas Founder Remembered in New Museum

GAZA CITY (AP).- The Hamas militant group has turned the modest home of its founder into a museum — seven years after the wheelchair-bound Palestinian cleric was killed in an Israeli airstrike as he was wheeled out of a mosque. The Sheik Ahmed Ya...

Recently Rediscovered Books Plundered by the Nazis Returned to Jewish Community

BERLIN (AP).- Recently rediscovered books plundered by the Nazis more than six decades ago were returned to Berlin's Jewish community on Wednesday in a ceremony at the city's landmark synagogue. The Berlin Central and Regional Library formally handed o...

Recently Rediscovered Books Plundered by the Nazis Returned to Jewish Community

BERLIN (AP).- Recently rediscovered books plundered by the Nazis more than six decades ago were returned to Berlin's Jewish community on Wednesday in a ceremony at the city's landmark synagogue. The Berlin Central and Regional Library formally handed o...

Rijksmuseum Acquires a Terracotta Sculpture by Tommaso Porlezza della Porta

AMSTERDAM.- The Rijksmuseum has acquired a terracotta sculpture by the Italian master Tommaso Porlezza della Porta. The 22.5 cm sculpture depicts the Old Testament prophet Balaam and was produced sometime between 1575 and 1578. One of the most beautifu...

Rijksmuseum Acquires a Terracotta Sculpture by the Italian Master Tommaso Porlezza...

AMSTERDAM.- The Rijksmuseum has acquired a terracotta sculpture by the Italian master Tommaso Porlezza della Porta. The 22.5 cm sculpture depicts the Old Testament prophet Balaam and was produced sometime between 1575 and 1578. One of the most beautifu...

Retrospective of the Works of One of the Most Important Photographers...

VIENNA.- René Burri was born in Zurich in 1933. From 1959, as a member of Magnum Photos, he travelled to the scenes of innumerable world events. "The camera has always been a magic wand for me, giving me access to places where I could try new experime...

Retrospective of the Works of One of the Most Important Photographers...

VIENNA.- René Burri was born in Zurich in 1933. From 1959, as a member of Magnum Photos, he travelled to the scenes of innumerable world events. "The camera has always been a magic wand for me, giving me access to places where I could try new experime...

Stay Connected

1,774FollowersFollow

ART NEWS