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Matisse’s Cut-Outs at London’s Tate Modern

Matisse’s Cut-Outs at London’s Tate Modern

London’s Tate Modern presents Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs through September 7, 2014. This major retrospective solely features Matisse’s cutout collages from 1936 until his death in 1954. The retrospective highlights 120 works of large-scale cutout collages including Matisse’s Blue Nudes and The Parakeet and the Mermaid (1952), along with other works from around the world. […]

Gauguin and Bonnard Artwork Recovered Years After Theft

Gauguin and Bonnard Artwork Recovered Years After Theft

Gauguin and Bonnard artwork were recently recovered nearly 45 years after their theft from the home of a London art collector. The artwork by French artists Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard was unassuming and casually displayed in the home of a retired Sicilian Fiat worker, who was completely clueless to their value and origins. Those interested or […]

L’Wren Scott Death Sparks Hotline Campaign Against Suicide

L’Wren Scott Death Sparks Hotline Campaign Against Suicide

Following the death of Mick Jagger’s girlfriend, L’Wren Scott, the issue of mental health crises during tougher times has come under the scanner. A charity is organizing a new helpline to help people, those who are thinking about suicide and are suffering from mental distress. It seems that L’Wren Scott’s death has given rise to […]

William Kent Redesigns Britain in London Exhibit

William Kent Redesigns Britain in London Exhibit

The Victoria and Albert Museum in London surveys early Georgian Britain with a new exhibit, William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain through July 13, 2014. This exhibit looks at how the architect, William Kent came to hold the principal position in instituting a new design aesthetic during this crucial period when Britain identified itself as a […]

Prince William and Kate Middleton Are ‘Delighted’ About New Nanny

Prince William and Kate Middleton Are ‘Delighted’ About New Nanny

Prince William and Kate Middleton have recently hired a new nanny and they are “delighted” about it. However, the decision to hire professional help has come under scrutiny by the British public, considering the Duchess of Cambridge previously said that she wanted to raise her own baby. However, why are so many people judging a […]

Tiger Cubs Rare Birth on Camera at London Zoo [Video]

Tiger Cubs Rare Birth on Camera at London Zoo [Video]

The world caught a glimpse of Sumatran tiger cubs – the rarest tiger on earth – whose birth at the London Zoo was captured on hidden camera. Their every move was recorded. Melati, a five-year-old tigress, gave birth to three cubs on Feb. 3. The photos were just released. Tigers breed during the winter season […]

The Oldest Survivor of Holocaust Has Passed Away at Age 110

The Oldest Survivor of Holocaust Has Passed Away at Age 110

Alice Herz-Sommer, who was thought to have been the oldest survivor of the Holocaust, passed away on Sunday in London at the age of 110, stated one of her family members. Herz-Sommer’s love of her son and dedication to the piano helped sustain her through two years inside a Nazi death camp. There has also […]

London Looks at ‘The Glamour of Italian Fashion’

London Looks at ‘The Glamour of Italian Fashion’

London’s Victoria and Albert Museum take an in-depth look at The Glamour of Italian Fashion. Three years in the making, the retrospective runs from April 5th to July 27th, 2014. The exhibition explores the historic transition from the end of World War II to the extravagance of the 50s “Sala Bianca” catwalk shows in Florence […]

Cheapside Hoard of London

Cheapside Hoard of London

The Cheapside Hoard is an extraordinary collection of late 16th and 17th century jewels that were accidentally discovered in 1912. The nearly 500-piece collection is being displayed for the first time in its entirety at the Museum of London until April 27, 2014. Nearly a century ago, a longstanding tenement house in Cheapside, located on […]

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