An antelope, a lonely figure, a family linking arms — Kanniga Premjai shines her flashlight across a cave to reveal long-hidden paintings, a stunning discovery for Thailand's scrappy team of archeologists.
It’s been 35 years, but the French artist Bernar Venet is finally going to realize his vision for a monumental sculpture that appears to span across a busy highway. The 250-ton steel sculpture, which will be the largest public artwork in Europe, is due to be unveiled officially in October. Originally conceived for a site in France back in 1984, the work has now found a home in Belgium.
Scientists from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and the National Gallery of Art have used a combination of three advanced imaging techniques to produce a highly detailed analysis of a second century Egyptian painting.
An artwork titled 'On the Seam of Things – Constellations #5' that invites the viewer to draw their own conclusions about what it represents – and even what it depicts – was chosen as the winner of the 2016 New Zealand Painting and Printmaking Award.