Dreamy 'Van Gogh Alive' expo coming to Taiwan in January

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Van Gogh Alive," an immersive digital art exhibit that brings Vincent Van Gogh paintings to life, will be coming to Taiwan in January, with shows in both Taipei...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Nov. 2, the 306th day of 2019. There are 59 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 2, 19...

MoMA reopens with more space, fresh juxtapositions

NEW YORK (AP) — The Museum of Modern Art's new $450 million, 47,000-square-foot expansion offers visitors more than much-needed elbow room. It emphasizes new juxtapositions of works to encourage broad...

Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh visits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Dutch master Vincent van Gogh is visiting Taitung until August 4, or at least his effigy in the shape of a 28-meter-tall balloon is. The inspiration for the balloon cam...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, July 29, the 210th day of 2019. There are 155 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 29, 1...

Revolver believed used by Van Gogh sold at Paris auction

PARIS (AP) — A revolver believed used by Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh to kill himself has sold for about $146,000 at an auction in Paris. An individual buyer whose name was not rel...

Different ways to show paintings, photos to blind people

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As people at the American Alliance of Museums' trade show passed their hands along the raised figures in touchable versions of a Vietnam War photograph, small metal sensors touched ...

Revolver Van Gogh may have used to kill himself on auction

PARIS (AP) — A Paris auction house says it's selling a revolver that was possibly used by Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh to take his own life. Hailed by some as the art world's most ...

Tate exhibition looks at Van Gogh's early years in London

LONDON (AP) — Vincent Van Gogh left behind just one painting of a British scene, but a new exhibition shows that London was a big influence on the Dutch artist. The exhibition at Tat...

Experts authenticate Connecticut museum's Van Gogh

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A painting at a Connecticut museum that's long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated by Dutch researchers. The Wadsworth Atheneum in Ha...

Sting's 'musical hard drive': Guitarist Dominic Miller on his new album

DW: Why the title Absinthe? Dominic Miller: For me it's about being out of it. Because absinthe means absentia which means not there. And over the last few years I've really been into French ...

New exhibition explores Van Gogh influence on David Hockney

AMSTERDAM (AP) — A new exhibition at Amsterdam's Van Gogh Museum examines the influences of the tormented Dutch master on the later landscape works of one of the world's greatest living artists, David...

Dutch drugs: 'Breaking Bad' in Tilburg

Gilze and Rijen are actually two towns, separated by train tracks, a highway, and an airport, but in the Netherlands they're often mentioned in a single breath: Gilze-Rijen, a seemingly ordinary m...

AP Oscar predictions: What will win, what should win

Ahead of Sunday's 91st Academy Awards, Associated Press Film Writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle share their predictions for a ceremony that has few sure things. BEST PICTURE ...

Van Gogh's 'Sunflowers' staying put in Amsterdam museum

AMSTERDAM (AP) — The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam says that a "full body scan" carried out on its version of the Dutch master's iconic "Sunflowers" has shown the painting is in "stable but vulnerable"...