Recycled leaders | ‘Mount Recyclemore’ sculpture puts e-waste in the spotlight ahead of G7 Summit

RT published this video item, entitled “Recycled leaders | ‘Mount Recyclemore’ sculpture puts e-waste in the spotlight ahead of G7 Summit” – below is their description. An e-waste sculpture depicting the faces of seven world leaders appeared in Cornwall in the south of England. The ‘Mount Recyclemore’ aims to highlight the environmental harm and damage … Read more Recycled leaders | ‘Mount Recyclemore’ sculpture puts e-waste in the spotlight ahead of G7 Summit

‘Mount Recyclemore’ Welcomes G-7 Leaders in Cornwall

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “‘Mount Recyclemore’ Welcomes G-7 Leaders in Cornwall” – below is their description. G-7 leaders were immortalized in this sculpture made with electronic waste in Cornwall, U.K. The artist, Joe Rush, hopes it will highlight environmental issues. Bloomberg Quicktake: Now YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts … Read more ‘Mount Recyclemore’ Welcomes G-7 Leaders in Cornwall

British Normandy Memorial opens on D-Day anniversary

Global News published this video item, entitled “British Normandy Memorial opens on D-Day anniversary” – below is their description. Veterans and officials gathered on Sunday for the opening of the Ver-sur-Mer British Normandy Memorial on the anniversary of D-Day, the largest seaborne invasion in history, which helped bring World War II to an end. “To … Read more British Normandy Memorial opens on D-Day anniversary

Hong Kong Students Hold Ceremony on Tiananmen Crackdown Anniversary

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Hong Kong Students Hold Ceremony on Tiananmen Crackdown Anniversary” – below is their description. University of Hong Kong students hold an annual “washing” ceremony at the Pillar of Shame sculpture that commemorates China’s Tiananmen Square crackdown on June 4, 1989. “We are sure this event is totally … Read more Hong Kong Students Hold Ceremony on Tiananmen Crackdown Anniversary

Unique bronze figure discovered at Sanxingdui Ruins site

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Unique bronze figure discovered at Sanxingdui Ruins site” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-29/Unique-bronze-figure-discovered-at-Sanxingdui-Ruins-site-10EWpZF1ZVm/index.html On May 28, Chinese archaeologists unveiled major new findings at the Sanxingdui Ruins site in southwest China’s Sichuan Province, including a 1.15-meter-tall bronze figure holding a zun (ancient Chinese drinking vessel) over head … Read more Unique bronze figure discovered at Sanxingdui Ruins site

Prized works by Japanese artists on display at Sculpture Rocks exhibition in Sydney | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Prized works by Japanese artists on display at Sculpture Rocks exhibition in Sydney | 7NEWS” – below is their description. Sydney’s art scene is coming alive with the opening of an open air exhibition at The Rocks, ‘Sculpture Rocks’. It features prized works by Japanese artists helping to … Read more Prized works by Japanese artists on display at Sculpture Rocks exhibition in Sydney | 7NEWS

Sculpture Rocks launched at The Rocks during 2021 pandemic | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Sculpture Rocks launched at The Rocks during 2021 pandemic | 7NEWS” – below is their description. There was an important step towards the revival of Sydney’s art scene today with the opening of a new exhibition at The Rocks, ‘Sculpture Rocks’. It features prized works by fourteen Japanese … Read more Sculpture Rocks launched at The Rocks during 2021 pandemic | 7NEWS

Japanese town builds giant squid statue with coronavirus relief money

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Japanese town builds giant squid statue with coronavirus relief money” – below is their description. A Japanese coastal town has spent over 25 million yen (US$229,000) of the coronavirus relief money it received from the government on a giant squid statue. Noto government officials said they … Read more Japanese town builds giant squid statue with coronavirus relief money

Germany to return Benin Bronzes to Nigeria: A new era for stolen artefacts? | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Germany to return Benin Bronzes to Nigeria: A new era for stolen artefacts? | DW News” – below is their description. It’s being called a game changer – and the start of a new era. Germany has promised to begin returning the artefacts known as the Benin Bronzes … Read more Germany to return Benin Bronzes to Nigeria: A new era for stolen artefacts? | DW News

South African Student debt | Across Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “South African Student debt | Across Africa” – below is their description. South African University bosses say that there’s little chance that student debt could ever be written off. As the cost of edcation in the country mounts, so does frustration. Scotland’s University of Aberdeen will give … Read more South African Student debt | Across Africa

Answering the call of the ocean: Artist Taloi Havini explores the sound of the sea

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Answering the call of the ocean: Artist Taloi Havini explores the sound of the sea” – below is their description. What would the sea have to say to us, in a conversation with humankind? That’s the question Taloi Havini’s sonic sculpture “Answer to the Call” aims to explore. The … Read more Answering the call of the ocean: Artist Taloi Havini explores the sound of the sea

Live: Becoming an apprentice of Chinese clay art

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Becoming an apprentice of Chinese clay art” – below is their description. Dubbed “China’s home of clay sculpture,” Fengxiang painted clay art has been passed down for 3,000 years. The sculptures are made from special clay called Ban Ban Tu, found only in Fengxiang County, Baoji City, northwest … Read more Live: Becoming an apprentice of Chinese clay art

University of Aberdeen to return looted sculpture to Nigeria

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “University of Aberdeen to return looted sculpture to Nigeria” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: The medical charity Doctors Without Borders (MSF) says its staff has been attacked, and has witnessed Ethiopian soldiers executing at least four men in the war-torn northern Tigray region. Burundian radio stations broadcasting over … Read more University of Aberdeen to return looted sculpture to Nigeria

British university to return looted sculpture to Nigeria ‘within weeks’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “British university to return looted sculpture to Nigeria ‘within weeks’” – below is their description. The University of #Aberdeen said on Thursday it would return a Benin #Bronze to #Nigeria within weeks, one of the first public institutions to do so more than a century after Britain … Read more British university to return looted sculpture to Nigeria ‘within weeks’

Trump Buddha statue that ‘makes your company great again’

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Trump Buddha statue that ‘makes your company great again’” – below is their description. A sculpture of former US President Donald Trump depicted as a seated Buddha has become a “yuge” hit in China. The statue was created by a furniture designer and decorator in the … Read more Trump Buddha statue that ‘makes your company great again’