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  • Serendipity aids Egypt in struggle to recover stolen heritage

    Serendipity aids Egypt in struggle to recover stolen heritage
    When French Egyptologist Olivier Perdu saw a fragment of a pharaonic statue on display in a Brussels gallery last year, he assumed it was a twin of an ancient masterpiece he had examined in Egypt a quarter of a century earlier. The reality was an even...
  • Walking among saints and sinners at Fowler Museum

    Walking among saints and sinners at Fowler Museum
    The image of bandit Jesus Malverde turns up as a kind of venerated saint inside "Quitapesares (Solace)," a makeshift chapel by artist Maria Romero erected near the end of a large new exhibition at the UCLA Fowler Museum. On May 3, 1909, the outlaw was...
  • Schiff pays a visit to comfort-women statue

    Schiff pays a visit to comfort-women statue
    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) called on the Japanese government on Tuesday to “speak plainly” about a dark chapter in the country’s history in which Korean, Chinese and other women were used as sex slaves by the Japanese Imperial Army...
  • Precognito and Incognito info

    Precognito and Incognito Precognito What: The gala at which guests can preview the anonymous artworks and the gallery floor layout When: 6:30-10 p.m. Wednesday Tickets: $1,300 Incognito What: The sale night When: 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday Tickets:...
  • Students win conservation-themed art contest

    After receiving 100 submissions from elementary, middle and high school students throughout the county for their third annual art contest, the Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach chose two winners from Boynton Beach and two from St. Mark's...
  • Muir debuts namesake mural

    Muir debuts namesake mural
    John Muir Middle School unveiled a mural of Yosemite Valley on Monday, which also marked the birthday of the school’s namesake on April 21, 1838. The mural depicts images of Yosemite Valley once captured by legendary photographer Ansel Adams....
  • New I-Drive attraction, World of Chocolate, has Austrian roots

    New I-Drive attraction, World of Chocolate, has Austrian roots
    Two of the three investors behind World of Chocolate on International Drive have Austrian roots, where they claim the idea for their new attraction originated. World of Chocolate Museum & Café opened about six months ago, complete with a small museum,...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Inspiration Quilts Exhibit At Textile Museum

    "Inspiration Quilts: Then and Now," a new exhibit at the Windham Textile & History Museum," runs from May 16 through Sept. 7 at the Windham Textile & History Museum. The exhibit celebrates the museum's 25th anniversary by featuring antique quilts from...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Pomfret School AP Art Students Featured In Portfolio Group Show In Putnam

    Working in a variety of mediums, students in the AP Arts curriculum at Pomfret School will have their best efforts showcased when their AP Art group show, Portfolio, opens at P.S. ART in Putnam's Silver Circle Gallery and Art Center in Putnam, on Tuesday,...
  • Power of Women: New York Continues to Incubate Trailblazing Women of Entertainment

    When you think of the brilliant, bad-ass women in entertainment and media in New York, it's hard to know where their quirky genius begins and the city ends. From Clare Boothe Luce to Helen Gurley Brown, from Gloria Steinem to Barbara Walters, Gilda Radner...
  • Power of Women NY Honoree: Idina Menzel

    Summer camp was always a magical time for future Broadway star Idina Menzel. "I loved being able to reinvent myself during the summer, and not be judged by the same group of kids I saw in school," she says. So when she grew up and found success as an...