Category: Art & Culture

Germany says it has handed over 14 works from Nazi looted Gurlitt art trove

German authorities have now handed over all 14 works from the art trove accumulated by late collector Cornelius Gurlitt that so far were proven to have been looted under Nazi rule.

AP

PUBLISHED ON JAN 14, 2021 01:04 PM IST

German authorities have now handed over all 14 works from the art trove accumulated by late collector Cornelius Gurlitt that so far were proven to have been looted under Nazi rule, the government said Wednesday.

“Piano Playing,” a drawing by Carl Spitzweg, was handed over to Christie’s auction house on Tuesday at the request of the heirs of its rightful

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Accomplished women bare out their minds for peace between India-Pakistan, focussing on shared heritage, art, culture | India News

BATHINDA: Taking ahead the peace process between India and Pakistan by the activists of many shades, independent woman magazine eShe organised ‘Indo-Pak Peace Summit led by women’. Over 40 accomplished women from various shades of life came together in virtual summit to share their experiences and brainstorm for practicable solutions to build lasting peace in South Asia.
In a different kind of initiative involving only women, talks were held by peace activists from South Asia apart from Nobel Peace Prize nominee Scilla Elworthy as filmmakers, global youth activists, writers, designers joined hands.
Aekta Kapoor, founder and editor of eShe, said
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COVID watch list: Randy Rainbow, Ken Burns, Broad on Basquiat

A star-studded benefit to save a beloved jazz club, a “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” watch party and a three-part series exploring artist Jean-Michel Basquiat’s musical influences lead our weekly list of online concerts, streaming theater, virtual art and other culture for your viewing consideration this weekend. Here’s the rundown, all times Pacific.

“Save Birdland: A Celebration of Music, History and Community”
A galaxy of stars — Wynton Marsalis, Elvis Costello, Chita Rivera, Leslie Odom, Jr., Mandy Patinkin, Jeff Daniels, Clive Davis, Matthew Broderick, Ken Burns, Giancarlo Esposito, Bebe Neuwirth, Randy Rainbow and former President Bill Clinton — is set to appear in

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Kerala CM to dedicate Arts & Crafts Village at Vellar near Kovalam on January 16

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan would dedicate the first phase of Kerala Arts and Crafts Village at Vellar near Kovalam on January 16 to promote and showcase the vibrant art and cultural heritage of the state.

PTI

UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2021 10:11 AM IST

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan would dedicate the first phase of Kerala Arts and Crafts Village atVellar near Kovalam on January 16 to promote and showcase the vibrant art and cultural heritage of the state. Spread around 8.5 acres of panoramic locale, the village has been designed and implemented by Uralungal Labour Contract Co-operative Society

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