Lebanese artist uses broken glass, rubble from Beirut explosion to make art

Hayat Nazer is a talented artist from Lebanon, who is self taught and is an alumni of the American University of Beirut. She is also an active social worker and is a part of an NGO that helps refugees and those stranded and are in need of help. Hayat has been praised for her commendable work of


Treasure-trove crypt discovered in Saqqara

Egyptian Egyptologist Zahi Hawass has announced the discovery of a coffin-filled crypt 14 meters underground at the foot of the stepped Saqqara pyramid.   Read More: What did the subject of this sculpture do in the 1940s? The great British art quiz   “It contains a treasur


Giant cherry with cream, fly and drone unveiled on London's Fourth Plinth

A 9-tonne sculpture of a giant swirl of whipped cream with a cherry on top, as well as a fly and a drone, was unveiled on Trafalgar Square’s Fourth Plinth in London on ThursdayThe sculpture by Heather Phillipson, entitled “THE END”, is the latest in a series of contemporary artwo


Iraqi artists pay tribute to dead protesters with sculptures

The sculptures carved by seven art trainees were lined up outside a makeshift workshop in Baghdad’s Tahrir Square. With them were posters depicting protesters who have been killed in anti-government demonstrations in the past three months. One sculpture showed a protester with a tear gas cani




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