2017 marks centenary of De Stijl abstract art movement, which features black lines and red, yellow and blue blocks of colour Dutch officials have unveiled what they called the largest Mondrian painting in the world to celebrate the Netherlands best-known abstract artist, who helped found an influential art movement a century ago. The replica painting
Movies are full of mellow, nurturing grandparents, but todays actual ones are just as likely to be off on cruises as quietly doing the babysitting I went to see the movie Moana, the heroine of the story, strikes out beyond the limitations of her island community thanks to the insights and encouragement of her grandmother,
The Frenchman is looking for a reaction at Stamford Bridge after the fallout from another demoralising defeat has increased the speculation that this season will be his last at Arsenal It was a gloriously enigmatic line, the sort that might have come from the hero in one of those black and white nouvelle vague films.
Jordan Morris scored in the 59th minute, and the United States beat Jamaica 1-0 to give Bruce Arena the first win of his second stint as national team coach Jordan Morris scored in the 59th minute, and the United States beat Jamaica 1-0 on Friday night to give Bruce Arena the first win of his
(CNN)An emaciated lion lying curled up on a rubble-strewn floor; a bear peering through a window, looking scared. These animals, pictured in images posted on social media by activist blogger Mosul Eye this week, are the only two that survived after a Mosul zoo was destroyed in the battle to retake the city from ISIS.
(CNN)With strong stage presence and striking features, 32-year-old Anjali Lama looks at home among the sea of models at Lakm Fashion Week in Mumbai. But with every step on the runway, she is making history. Born Nabin Waiba, as a boy growing up in the rural district of Nuwakot in Nepal, Lama was often severely
(CNN)The Super Bowl, aka your best yearly excuse to crush a six pack while you’re on a couch on a Sunday night, is just days away! You already know the basics: The Atlanta Falcons and quarterback Matt Ryan will take on the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady in a battle between North and
Atlanta (CNN)The first person Grace Starling told about her rape was her professor. She didn’t intend for it to be that way, but trauma pushes people in unexpected directions. She was a 19-year-old sophomore at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia, and she had just botched her first presentation of the spring 2014 semester. A
(CNN)Four issues have dominated the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as the most difficult to solve and the most complex to handle: the status of Jerusalem, Palestinian refugees (and their right of return), borders, and settlements. Recent announcements by the Israeli government of the expansion of West Bank settlements, made in the period since Donald Trump became US
Washington (CNN)For those of you keeping track, it’s now three days in a row without any executive actions by President Donald Trump, but, of course, stay tuned for updates! As more of the President’s cabinet picks push through to a Senate floor vote and the President himself touts some tough long-distance phone calls, much of