Prehistoric man enjoyed roasted tortoise appetizers, Israeli archaeologist says

Professor Avi Gopher and Dr Ran Barkai, researchers from Tel Aviv University's Institut...

150 years on, exhibit probes the dark world of 'Crime and Punishment'

An exhibition commemorating 150th anniversary of publication of Russian writer Fyodor Dosto...

Despite ancestral links, Chinese opera struggles in Thailand

  Chinese opera artists on stage during a performance held in a village in Nakhon P...

New Bosch painting unveiled on eve of 500th celebrations

  The Hague: Art historians on Monday revealed that a painting stored for ...

Rio Olympics' oldest sound was forged in Swiss mountains

  Serge Huguenin of the Blondeau foundry prepares a bronze bell in La Chaux-de-Fond...

Caught in time warp, a Bronze age village in rural England

The image from Must Farm Archaeology facebook page shows the team beginning to excavate the...

Holocaust survivor donates tiny 'freedom shoes' to Auschwitz museum

This handout picture released by Auschwitz-Birkenau museum in Oswiecim on January 20, 2016,...

Antarctic restorers uncover century-old artifacts left by early explorers

Mawson's Huts Foundation chief conservator, Dr Ian Godfrey, chips ice from the shelves ...

French museum returns looted statue head to Cambodia

The head of Harihara statue    Phnom Penh: A French museum has returned...

Sub-zero swimming and frozen palaces as Chinese ice festival opens

A participant swims in the freezing waters of the Songhua river during the 32th Harbin Inte...

3D printing process brings art to blind people

  Writer and pod cast host Romeo Edmead is using his fingers to unlock a world ...

Abstract painter, sculptor Ellsworth Kelly dies at 92

A visitor walks towards Ellsworth Kelly's ''Sculpture For a Large Wall''...

'Taiwan's Louvre' opens new museum after 15-year wait

Local art groups pose for photos on opening day in front of the new National Palace Museum ...

Interest, prices for Southeast Asian art soar: Sotheby's

A security guard walks past ''Pasukan Kita Yang Dipimpin Pangeran Diponegoro'&#...

Harry Potter author backs black Hermione

Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni and Paul Thornley will play Harry, Hermione and Ron in the Har...

King Tut's wet nurse may have been his sister: expert

The sarcophagus of King Tutankhamun, known as the 'Child Pharaoh' remains empty in ...

Culture war brews over South African golden rhino figurine

 This file photo taken on September 23, 2015, shows the "golden rhino" ...

18th-century marble bust looted by Nazis returns to Poland

Polish Culture Minister Piotr Glinski (R) with Lazienki Royal Palace Museum director Tadeus...

 Sanskrit speakers seek to revive 'dead' language

Caption   New Delhi: In a tiny flat in a rundown alley in New Delhi, Rakesh ...

We have big plans for India: Christie's

File photo of Christie's World Art head William Robinson as he auctions a painting by I...

Dutch schoolkids get scary taste of refugee life

A girl receives toys at a refugee shelter run by German charity organisation Arbeiter Samar...