One of the most popular tourist attractions in Northern England, Hadrian's Wall, is to become the world's longest work of art. A group of US artists will use up to 450 balloons and thousands of light emitting diodes to revamp the 2,000-year-old wall.
Unlike most museums of the world, this one is not seeking to own a Picasso or a van Gogh. The first Museum of Everything, which collects works by unknown artists from around the world, is visiting Russia.
London’s National Gallery is displaying an ambitious project called Metamorphosis: Titian 2012. Modern artists have been invited to present their take to the three great Titian paintings centred in the display.
The Tokyo Palace in Paris has opened a display in support of the Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot, members of which are under arrest after rushing into Russia’s main church and singing an anti-Putin song.
Moscow Planetarium is hosting over 50 works by Swiss artist H. R. Giger – the surrealist painter, sculptor and set designer whose iconic work for the movie Alien earned him an Oscar. Tune in for an interview with the expo’s curator.
The fancy and fine-featured femme fatale of recent Russian spy fame, Anna Chapman, is now part of a museum showcase. Or at least some of her possessions are! It is all a part of the Discovery Times Square’s espionage exhibit in New York City.