The World SEOUL, South Korea — A North Korean envoy making an uncommon visit to South Korea said Sunday that his country was willing to open talks with the United States, a rare step toward diplomacy enemies
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Realism and detail abound in Alice Lin’s floral illustrations. Bundles of flowers drip droplets of sweet nectar as they bury the faces of creatures from a Wonderland. Within Alice Lin's dense and fascinatingly
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From gigil to wabi-sabi and tarab, there are many foreign emotion words with no English equivalent. Learning to identify and cultivate these experiences could give you a richer and more successful life.
A short trip to an ancient village was the catalyst for a profound shift in Picasso’s work – but it is often overlooked. Alastair Sooke finds out more. One day in June 1906, Pablo Picasso arrived in the
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It's located on a Scottish island, natch When it comes to residential adaptive reuse, the sky is the limit: a grain silo could be home sweet home. But a more confounding challenge could be what to do a
The year in vandalism, animal cruelty, censorship and Marina Abramovic. See the original post on artnet News. It seems as if there's never a quiet moment in the art world, especially during boom times.