Home » Archives by category » World » London

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 […]

Page 1 of 6123Next ›Last »

RSS Guardian Express

  • NBA Playoffs Toronto Raptors Pull Even With Brooklyn Nets After Game Two April 23, 2014
    The Toronto Raptors came into their game two Tuesday night tilt with the Brooklyn Nets hoping to pull even in their NBA playoff series. The Raptors overcame another slow start in game two to take a 45-39 lead heading into the half. Despite committing eleven turnovers in the first half, the Raptors were able to […]
    Eric Kummel
  • ‘Friends’ Reunion Not Happening Says Courteney Cox [Video] April 23, 2014
    If anyone out there was holding on to a thread of hope that there just might be some sort of Friends reunion in the works, Courteney Cox has made it clear that it will not be happening. At least, not anytime soon. Cox appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman on Monday evening, most likely […]
    Josh Taub
  • Men Can Stop Trying to Sound Sexy April 23, 2014
    Men can stop trying to sound sexy because, according to a new study, it just does not work. While women are capable of adjusting their voices to sound sexy, a new study found that men are unable to do the same. Society has come up with a stereotype of what sexy sounds like, and apparently […]
    Ashley Campbell
  • Startup Companies Are Sprouting Quickly and Empowering Hundreds April 23, 2014
    The inventors of today’s world have unleashed more resources and equipment of a technological kind than any previous decade or generation, and that blessing is only widening exponentially as startup companies are empowering hundreds as they sprout up in many areas. There are more entrepreneurs, technology developers, social media experts, and business gurus
    Brad Johnson
  • Keyshawn Johnson Arrested After Fight With Ex-Girlfriend April 23, 2014
    Former NFL star Keyshawn Johnson was arrested and jailed after a fight with his ex-girlfriend that reportedly resulted in a gash to the woman’s hand. The Los Angeles County Sherriff’s deputies arrested and charged the ESPN analyst with misdemeanor spousal battery early Monday, after responding to a call at his home in Calabasas, California, according […]
    Rick Sarlat

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 630 other subscribers

Quantcast