Tom Hanks tears: Following his Broadway debut earlier this week, Tom Hanks, who is starring in the late Nora Ephron’s play, “Lucky Guy,” teared up.
Oscar winner dies: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala’s 85 years of life were spread across three continents. Known for her screenplay adaptions of great literary works (she won Academy [...]
In Whitman’s poem we stare out of an ordinary barnyard door and the view is breathtaking and sublime.
OTTAWA—Photojournalist Nick Danziger’s documentary exhibition “Eleven Women Facing War” at the Canadian War Museum is intimate and intense.
At the crossroads between realism and fantasy, fanciful decoration and meaningful symbolism, and admiration and condescension lies Orientalism.
Don McCullin knows the people he photographs. His subjects are not the “unfortunate.” They are not anonymous “collateral damage,” nor the scattered debris of [...]
Christie’s, Sotheby’s, Bonhams, and Doyle all ran successful auctions between March 18 and 22, doing particularly well with dynastic Chinese objects. All sale prices [...]
This novel is warm, amusing and fast-paced. The cast of characters is eclectic . The quips are witty, and importantly, believable.
As part of Asia Week 2013, Dr. Richard Pegg lectured on Qing Dynasty maps’ role in creating empire.
A recent lecture at Bonhams auction house exploring why people collect art has got collectors sharing their own stories.