Archives for Art and culture
Just a few steps from Montevideo’s stunning Plaza Independencia, Teatro Solis has been the center of culture in Uruguay since 1856.
The renowned Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang has created important new work for a show that has just opened at the Power Station of Art in Shanghai.
It goes without saying that in what was an excellent World Cup, the Luis Suárez bite, and following ban, are among the most memorable incidents of 2014.
The Vacation Equality Project, led by Hotels.com, is leading an effort to have vacation leave mandated by U.S. law. But is it resonating?
In Isfahan, Iran, within the ancient district of New Julfa, lives an Armenian community. From Ararat supermarket to Ani cafe, everything here is reminiscent of the deep link of Armenians to their homeland.
In its latest CSR report, Tiffany & Co. outlines progress on how it sources everything from diamonds to precious metals.
According to the most recent Organic Cotton Market Report 2013, H&M has reemerged number as number one in the annual rankings of organic cotton buyers.
Barbie is going full-on MBA with the launch of Barbie Entrepreneur, available online or at a toy store near you. But will women buy it?
The Bosnians fought in the ranks of the Austrian-Hungarian Empire faithfully, on the various fronts of the First World War. Upon their return, however, soldiers were plagued by nightmares. The story of grandfather Alija.
The Bosnian capital has a new shopping center, the “Sarajevo City Centre”. It is the fourth within a radius of a kilometer, in a country where the population is increasingly poor.
Dominating the skyline of Abu Dhabi, the 82 domes at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque soar into the sky.
Spread across Abu Dhabi is a delightful collection of mosaics, mostly in pedestrian underpasses.