Heritage

A powder keg in Jerusalem

Tensions boil over after the status quo is challenged at the city’s revered holy site

Published online: 30 October 2014

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English council pays price for controversial sale of museum object

Heritage Lottery Fund rejects the Northampton Museum’s request for a designer shoe exhibition

Published online: 30 October 2014

Do you Duomo?

Crowdfunding campaign launched to restore cathedral spire

Published online: 30 October 2014

Syrian official honoured for protecting threatened antiquities and sites

The first Cultural Heritage Rescue Prize was awarded to Maamoun Abdulkarim

Published online: 29 October 2014

Unesco threatens to put Venice on its Heritage at Risk list

Concern over development projects prompts request for a monitoring mission

Published online: 15 October 2014

Islamic State advance halts archaeological research in Iraqi Kurdistan

As air strikes begin, archaeologists are turning to safer countries of Turkmenistan and Georgia

Published online: 25 September 2014

 

Steet art? Not for me, says Rome’s veteran critic

The venerable Italian art critic and curator Achille Bonito Oliva, best known as the champion of the Transavanguardia artists of the 1970s,...

In a desert far, far away…

At the end of April, visitors to Tunis were shocked to find the city streets overrun with storm troopers, bounty hunters and the worrying...

Secure sleepover

In 1971, Allen Ruppersberg opened Al’s Grand Hotel, a creative space masquerading as a flophouse inn, at 7175 Sunset Boulevard in Los...

 

Frida Kahlo remembered

A musical tribute to the Mexican artist who died 60 years ago, excerpt courtesy of The History Channel Español