United Kingdom

Alternative museum tours explore colonial loot, biased narratives

Art historian Alice Procter's 'Uncomfortable Art Tours' come amid renewed debate over Europe returning African art.

Alternative museum tours explore colonial loot, biased narratives

Asia Pacific

Malaysia efforts to revive Malaccan Creole Portuguese language

Papia Kristang, a language derived from Portuguese, is only spoken fluently by 3,000 people.

Europe

London museum uses brain waves to pilot a huge balloon

The London Design Festival is inviting visitors to fly in a seven-metre balloon - without ever leaving the ground.

Opinion

Theft or artistic prerogative?

Do well-known artists have a right to appropriate other people's photographs to make 'art'?

M Neelika Jayawardane

by M Neelika Jayawardane

M Neelika Jayawardane

Europe

Renzo Piano retrospective to launch in London

Al Jazeera talks to Renzo Piano, one of the world’s greatest architects with landmark buildings around the world.

Europe

Emojis, so much more than a smiley in UK exhibition

An art exhibition in the UK showcases our love of emojis and how they can be used for public messaging.

Arts & Culture

Redefining what it means to be a model

We meet Halima Aden, Mari Malek, Grace Mahary and Jillian Mercado to find out how fashion and activism can meet.

Redefining what it means to be a model

Arts & Culture

France exhibition shines spotlight on civilians in war zones

Haunting images and a rare glimpse of the people trying to live their day-to-day lives in the midst of death and destruction.

Arts & Culture

Farewell to Bo Bandit: Burt Reynolds dies aged 82

Hollywood lost a major star with the death of actor Burt Reynolds.

Europe

Venice film festival: Netflix to show own productions

The online streaming giant has faced mixed a mixed reception in the world of filmmakers.

Arts & Culture

Brazil museum fire: Angry protesters met with tear gas

Several hundred angry Brazilians attempt to storm the burned-out museum to see what ancient artefacts were lost.

Arts & Culture

Louvre Abu Dhabi delays exhibition of da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi'

Further details regarding exhibition of the world's most expensive painting will be 'announced soon', authorities say.

Louvre Abu Dhabi delays exhibition of da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi'

Latin America

Brazil: '200 years of work' lost in national museum blaze

Michel Temer calls 'tragic' fire at Rio de Janeiro museum 'sad for all Brazilians'.

Asia Pacific

Tokyo: Recapturing the past

As Japan’s capital celebrates its 150th anniversary, one photographer is hoping to bring the past to life by using a photography form that dates back more than 150 years.

Asia Pacific

Interracial marriages on the rise in China

Mixed-race marriages still uncommon enough in China to evoke curiosity, but increasing African ties are boosting numbers.