Hidden gem in Qinghai: A glimpse of world’s longest thangka painting

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Hidden gem in Qinghai: A glimpse of world’s longest thangka painting” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-15/Hidden-gem-in-Qinghai-A-glimpse-of-world-s-longest-thangka-painting-117x29Lv48E/index.html Thangka is a traditional Tibetan Buddhist scroll painting that can be traced back 1,200 years. In 2009, UNESCO listed it as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Along the Wuhai-Maqin … Read more Hidden gem in Qinghai: A glimpse of world’s longest thangka painting

Chinese artist ‘twists’ ancient painting to highlight COVID-19 prevention

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Chinese artist ‘twists’ ancient painting to highlight COVID-19 prevention” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-10/Chinese-man-twists-ancient-painting-to-highlight-COVID-19-prevention-10ZaY3ihiz6/index.html An art educator in Foshan City, south China’s Guangdong Province, has painted a modern version of “Along the River During the Qingming Festival” to show local nucleic acid testing scenes. Chen Zhijie … Read more Chinese artist ‘twists’ ancient painting to highlight COVID-19 prevention

Holly’s Shocked By Real-Life Story Of Terrifying Reality Of Life In Prison | This Morning

This Morning published this video item, entitled “Holly’s Shocked By Real-Life Story Of Terrifying Reality Of Life In Prison | This Morning” – below is their description. It’s the shocking new series painting a terrifying picture of what life is like behind bars, but how realistic is prison-drama ‘Time’? Chris Atkins says the Sean Bean … Read more Holly’s Shocked By Real-Life Story Of Terrifying Reality Of Life In Prison | This Morning

Legal Battle Over Nazi-Looted Painting At University Of Oklahoma Ends

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Legal Battle Over Nazi-Looted Painting At University Of Oklahoma Ends” – below is their description. A French heiress is giving up her rights to a painting at the University of Oklahoma that was stolen from her adoptive parents by the Nazis during World War II. » Subscribe to NBC News: … Read more Legal Battle Over Nazi-Looted Painting At University Of Oklahoma Ends

Israeli opposition parties unite in bid to oust Netanyahu | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Israeli opposition parties unite in bid to oust Netanyahu | DW News” – below is their description. Political opponents of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are joining forces – with little in common besides a desire to oust him. A former Netanyahu aide and right-wing hardliner, Naftali Bennett, … Read more Israeli opposition parties unite in bid to oust Netanyahu | DW News

Gaza artists paint picture of plight after Israeli siege

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Gaza artists paint picture of plight after Israeli siege” – below is their description. Palestinians are beginning the difficult task of rebuilding in Gaza after an 11-day Israeli bombardment. Artists are also taking part in the recovery efforts and painting a picture of life under occupation. Al … Read more Gaza artists paint picture of plight after Israeli siege

Highest estimated Asian artwork go on auction in Hong kong – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Highest estimated Asian artwork go on auction in Hong kong – BBC News” – below is their description. The highest-estimated Asian artwork is to be auction in Hong Kong today, a Xu Beihong painting called “Slave and Lion,” which it expects to fetch between $45 million and $58 … Read more Highest estimated Asian artwork go on auction in Hong kong – BBC News

Banksy Artwork First to Accept Crypto at Sotheby’s Auction

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Banksy Artwork First to Accept Crypto at Sotheby’s Auction” – below is their description. (Bloomberg) — For the first time in 14 months, the auction calendar is behaving as it used to before Covid-19, as rivals Christie’s and Sotheby’s gear up for a week of marquee evening … Read more Banksy Artwork First to Accept Crypto at Sotheby’s Auction

Retaliation links two stories of Canadians detained in China, years apart

Global News published this video item, entitled “Retaliation links two stories of Canadians detained in China, years apart” – below is their description. Julia and Kevin Garratt, a Canadian couple who spent nearly 8 months in Chinese prison in 2014, are painting a clearer picture of the situation now facing two of Beijing’s most famous … Read more Retaliation links two stories of Canadians detained in China, years apart

Global National: May 13, 2021 | COVID-19 vaccinated Americans can avoid masks in most places: CDC

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: May 13, 2021 | COVID-19 vaccinated Americans can avoid masks in most places: CDC” – below is their description. On this episode of Global National: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says it’s now safe for fully vaccinated Americans to go maskless in … Read more Global National: May 13, 2021 | COVID-19 vaccinated Americans can avoid masks in most places: CDC

Why Is Your Pet Better Than Me?: Painting Dog, Piano-Playing Cat | The Tonight Show

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon published this video item, entitled “Why Is Your Pet Better Than Me?: Painting Dog, Piano-Playing Cat | The Tonight Show” – below is their description. Jimmy invites people all over the world to show off their pets’ talents, like a dog that loves to paint for fun.  The Tonight … Read more Why Is Your Pet Better Than Me?: Painting Dog, Piano-Playing Cat | The Tonight Show

Art in exile: Creative perspectives on conflicts past and present

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Art in exile: Creative perspectives on conflicts past and present” – below is their description. #Paris’s Cité Internationale des #Arts is a creative microcosm, with international practitioners working alongside each other on projects that range from engraving to video art. Our reporters have been to see their … Read more Art in exile: Creative perspectives on conflicts past and present

China’s MOFA backs illustration protesting Japan’s nuclear waste plan

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China’s MOFA backs illustration protesting Japan’s nuclear waste plan” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-29/China-s-MOFA-backs-illustration-against-Japan-s-nuclear-wast-plan-ZQU2fTzd7y/index.html Japan should “realize its responsibility, fulfill its international obligations and revoke its wrong decision,” Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said at a regular press conference on Wednesday. The remarks came in … Read more China’s MOFA backs illustration protesting Japan’s nuclear waste plan

Why the artist behind Breonna Taylor’s Vanity Fair cover is giving away the painting

CNN published this video item, entitled “Why the artist behind Breonna Taylor’s Vanity Fair cover is giving away the painting” – below is their description. Amy Sherald, the artist behind Breonna Taylor’s Vanity Fair cover, speaks with Christiane Amanpour on why she’s giving the painting back to the community instead of selling it. #CNN #News … Read more Why the artist behind Breonna Taylor’s Vanity Fair cover is giving away the painting

Royal Navy warship gets first ‘dazzle camouflage’ painting since Second World War

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Royal Navy warship gets first ‘dazzle camouflage’ painting since Second World War” – below is their description. A Royal Navy warship has been treated to a “dazzle camouflage” paint job for the first time since the Second World War. New patrol ship HMS Tamar will head to the Asia-Pacific region covered … Read more Royal Navy warship gets first ‘dazzle camouflage’ painting since Second World War