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Sitting on giant Victoria water lilies is coming back to Taipei's Shuangxi Park this August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei City’s Parks and Street Lights Office (PSLO) announced in a news release on August 8 (Wednesday) that this year might be the last time the agency will hold the ...

Picasso, Monet works up for auction in Rockefeller art trove

LONDON (AP) — An art collection amassed by billionaire David Rockefeller could raise more than $500 million for charity when it is auctioned this spring. Auctioneer Christie's is sel...

Photo of the day: Mayor Ko sits in lotus position on giant lotus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei's Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) was photographed Wednesday sitting in a lotus pose on a giant water lily in the city's Shuangxi Park (雙溪公園) to promote the park's ann...

Giant water lilies to appear at Shuangxi Park in Taipei August 16

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei City’s Parks and Street Lights Office (PSLO) announced that the spectacle involving water lilies floating on the surface of water will reappear at the city'...

Monet, modern classics headline 1st show at German museum

POTSDAM, Germany (AP) — Some of Claude Monet's water lily paintings are among the impressionist and modern art works going on show at a faithfully reconstructed 18th century town house in Potsdam, jus...

Who deserves millions in art seized from Marcos regime?

NEW YORK (AP) — A multimillion-dollar trove of seized Impressionist art believed to have been owned by the regime of Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos has sat for five years in a climate-controlled...