Japan House to open cultural promotion center in Los Angeles

Dec 1, 2017

Japan House to open cultural promotion center in Los Angeles

The Japan House communication center is coming to Hollywood this month, working to promote the country's best art, cuisine, design, entertainment, fashion and technology. "Hollywood is a magnet for people," said Yuko Kaifu, president of Japan House Los Angeles, at a news conference earlier this ...

Elephant's paintings auctioned in Hungary

/ Nov 5, 2017

Elephant's paintings auctioned in Hungary

Paintings created by an Indian elephant who enjoys wielding a brush were auctioned off by a Hungarian traveling circus on Saturday. Three of 42-year-old elephant Sandra's abstract canvasses, with colored lines flowing across them resembling rivers, fetched about 40,000 forints ($150) each. A painting depicting Sandra ...