Culture

Oscar body adopts conduct code as Hollywood reacts to harassment issue

Oscar body adopts conduct code as Hollywood reacts to harassment issue

Published 07/12/2017

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences building is seen in Beverly Hills, California, U.S. October 14, 2017. REUTERS/Danny MoloshokLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The [more…]

Pop star Ed Sheeran receives honor from Britain’s Prince Charles

Pop star Ed Sheeran receives honor from Britain’s Prince Charles

Published 07/12/2017

Ed Sheeran poses with his MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) medal that was presented to him by Britain's Prince Charles during [more…]

Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

Published 07/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Members of Christie's staff pose for pictures next to Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" painting in London, October 24, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File PhotoABU [more…]

‘SUPERPUTIN’ exhibition gives Russian leader a pop-art make over

‘SUPERPUTIN’ exhibition gives Russian leader a pop-art make over

Published 07/12/2017

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin is seen riding a brown bear in medieval armor, cuddling a puppy and dressed as Santa Claus - [more…]

Rian Johnson expanding ‘Star Wars’ for new trilogy

Rian Johnson expanding ‘Star Wars’ for new trilogy

Published 07/12/2017

As "Star Wars" fans gear up for "The Last Jedi," the anticipated next installment in the Skywalker series, its star and writer-director shed some light on how the franchise was mapping a future beyond the beloved characters. [more…]

Lubaina Himid awarded Britain’s Turner Prize, oldest artist ever to win

Lubaina Himid awarded Britain’s Turner Prize, oldest artist ever to win

Published 06/12/2017

Artist Lubaina Himid speaks after being announced as the winner of the Turner Prize in Hull, Britain December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Darren StaplesLONDON (Reuters) - Lubaina [more…]

Lubaina Himid awarded Britain’s Turner Prize, oldest artist ever to wi

Published 06/12/2017

Artist Lubaina Himid speaks after being announced as the winner of the Turner Prize in Hull, Britain December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Darren StaplesLONDON (Reuters) - Lubaina [more…]

Without Trump, Kennedy Center celebrates Lionel Richie and Gloria Este

Published 04/12/2017

2017 Kennedy Center Honorees (seated L-R) dancer,actress and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade, TV writer Norman Lear, Cuban-American singer Gloria Estefan and (standing L-R) Rapper LL [more…]

Without Trump, Kennedy Center celebrates Lionel Richie and Gloria Estefan

Without Trump, Kennedy Center celebrates Lionel Richie and Gloria Estefan

Published 04/12/2017

2017 Kennedy Center Honorees (seated L-R) dancer,actress and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade, TV writer Norman Lear, Cuban-American singer Gloria Estefan and (standing L-R) Rapper LL [more…]

New York Met opera suspends conductor on sexual misconduct allegations

New York Met opera suspends conductor on sexual misconduct allegations

Published 04/12/2017

(Reuters) - New York’s Metropolitan Opera on Sunday suspended its relationship with former long-time music director, the acclaimed conductor James Levine, as it investigates several [more…]