New Banksy Valentine's Day artwork vandalized

Entertainment News Feb 16, 2020

New Banksy Valentine's Day artwork vandalized

A new Valentine's Day work by U.K. street artist Banksy, showing a young girl firing a slingshot of flowers, has been defaced after appearing on a building in western England. A photograph circulating on social media showed abusive graffiti likely directed at local authorities in ...

For Leonardo, painting was the 'queen of sciences'

Entertainment News Oct 25, 2019

For Leonardo, painting was the 'queen of sciences'

Leonardo da Vinci, whose genius encompassed architecture, anatomy, mechanics, music and even party planning, is known first and foremost for his paintings, though he produced fewer than 20 of them. The curators of a stunning retrospective of the Renaissance master's paintings that opened Thursday at ...

Famous Russian painting damaged in vodka-fuelled attack

World May 27, 2018

Famous Russian painting damaged in vodka-fuelled attack

One of Russia's most famous paintings, which depicts Czar Ivan the Terrible cradling his dying son, has been badly damaged after a man attacked it with a metal pole after drinking vodka. The canvas, "Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan on November 16, 1581," ...