An Egyptian archaeologist works on restoring relief sculptures during renovation work of the Baron Empain Palace, "Qasr el Baron" or The Hindu Palace, built in the 20th century by the Belgian industrialist
Nestled along the slopes of the eastern Himalayas sits the landlocked country of Bhutan, full of rich, unique cultural heritage. Having never been colonized, its independence has ensured that Bhutanese
At 102 years old, Whang-Od Oggay (who also goes by Whang-od or Maria Oggay) is helping to keep an ancient tradition alive in the Kalinga province of the Philippines. She’s the country’s oldest mambabatok,
Arguably one of the finest illustrators in Japan is that of Katsuya Terada and his latest artbook Real Size covers some of his amazing work from his live drawing events. To explain a bit, Terada has done
It’s not all skyscrapers, museums of modern art and fine dining in the Lion City. If you know where to look, you will find a collection of street art in tucked away alleys that has survived Singapore’s
Early in the movie Black Panther, a black visitor played by Michael B. Jordan confronts a white curator over African artifacts in a fictional British museum. "How do you think your ancestors got these?"
Hand-throwing perfectly formed vessels on a pottery wheel is an impressive skill in itself, but Japanese ceramicist Yuta Segawa takes the art form a step further by crafting vases in miniature scale. growing
It's thought that widespread destruction of Maya cities only began when droughts threatened food supplies. A surprising find at the bottom of a lake is helping to upend that theory. A long-standing idea