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Occupy Protesters Pitch Tents Outside St. Paul's Cathedral

AP | By MEERA SELVA | Posted 12.17.2011 | World

LONDON -- Hundreds of anti-capitalist protesters mingled with bemused bank workers outside London's St. Paul's Cathedral Monday, as welcoming but wary...

Occupy Wall Street Protests Go Global

Posted 12.15.2011 | World

By ALESSANDRA RIZZO and MEERA SELVA, The Associated Press ROME -- Italian riot police fired tear gas and water cannons Saturday in Rome as violent ...

London Philharmonic Plays Video Game Music

Posted 12.13.2011 | Arts

What do Brahms and Super Mario have in common? Aside from equally impressive facial hair, they have now both had their music played by the London Phil...

Tate Modern Shows Tacita Dean: FILM. New Commission for the Turbine Hall (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.11.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

The twelfth commission in The Unilever Series at Tate Modern in London has been realized by the Berlin-based artist Tacita Dean. Dean conceived a piec...

Leaning Tower Of London?

AP | SYLVIA HUI and RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 12.10.2011 | World

LONDON — Big Ben has a little bend. Experts say the neogothic clock tower – one of the world's most recognizable landmarks – is gen...

Strike Puts Major Leonardo Da Vinci Exhibit In Danger

The Observer | Dalya Alberge | Posted 12.10.2011 | Arts

The National Gallery in London is facing the prospect of major strike disruption during next month's Leonardo da Vinci blockbuster exhibition, the Obs...

Big Ben: The Leaning Tower Of London

Posted 12.10.2011 | Travel

Big Ben, the famed clock tower at the Palace of Westminster in central London, is beginning to lean, according to a survey that found the 315 foot bel...

Lucy Liu's Spiritual Art

Posted 12.06.2011 | Arts

Lucy Liu may have already been one of Charlie's Angels, but recently she's really been exploring her spiritual side, culminating in a new show of her ...

VIDEO: Artist Explores Psychedelic Femininity

www.guardian.co.uk | Posted 12.06.2011 | Arts

The Swiss artist talks to Adrian Searle about her new exhibition at the Hayward Gallery, which features psychedelic video works and a pair of underpan...

Jonathan Saunders On Taking London Fashion By Storm

Crane.tv | Posted 12.05.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

Recently we had the pleasure of meeting one of British fashion's biggest names: Jonathan Saunders. Crane.tv in collaboration with Soho House, films th...

PHOTOS: 7 Budget-Friendly Subs For Europe's Top Cities

The Daily Meal | Posted 12.02.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

How many times have you embarked on a trip with a strict budget? You book your flight with miles, plan your itinerary ahead to avoid impromptu purchases, and even take your full budget out of the ATM and pay for everything with cash so you know just how much you've spent. Then you watch solemnly as that budget flies right out the window on day two and you've officially entered splurge territory.

London Halts Arab Spring-Themed Installation

ARTINFO | Posted 11.30.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

London-- As the powerful tide of the Arab Spring continues to wash over countries like Syria and Bahrain, the West has been cheering it along. But whe...

PHOTOS: Beyond Fashion: Great Moments In Art Couture

Posted 11.30.2011 | Arts

In the royal court of couture Alexander McQueen wears the crown. His recent show, 'Savage Beauty' at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, drew ...

London: Fashionistas And Festivals

Tamie Adaya | Posted 11.29.2011 | Travel
Tamie Adaya

Last April, I declared Coachella to be the Rolls-Royce of festivals, but I have to say that the Rolls has been overtaken by a Bugatti known as Bestival.

Jagger, by Marc Spitz

J. Michael Welton | Posted 11.29.2011 | Books
J. Michael Welton

Jagger: Rebel, Rock Star, Rambler, Rogue is book that tells its story in a series of interludes, which makes perfect sense for readers who see the world as a procession of snapshots.

Stop the Insanity: Please get a grip!

Randall | Posted 11.09.2011 | Comedy
Randall

So much has been going on recently...seriously? It's been beyond craazzzy. David Cameron and Parliament seem to have their heart set on a mass badger killing, Texas was hit by wildfires and Republicans have been debating up a storm. But at least those laboratory chimps got released. Thank goodness!

WATCH: London Theater Transformed Into Giant Red Dress

Posted 11.22.2011 | Arts

In honor of the London Design Festival at York Hall, designer Aamu Song has created an immersive theatrical experience out of a 550 meter red dress. T...

PHOTOS: London Design Week Goes Green

Posted 11.26.2011 | Green

From Inhabitat: Couldn't make it across the pond for London Design Week, when the coolest new furniture and products pop up all over town? No need ...

WATCH: Troy Davis Inspires Poignant Art Piece

Posted 11.23.2011 | Arts

Following the controversial execution of Troy Davis, a 2010 art piece that depicted Davis as an inmate has gained new meaning. The piece is a collabor...

British Theme Parks Fit For The Queen

The Huffington Post | Wendy Gould | Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel

Theme parks in England offer more than just thrilling rides and entertainment. Because of England's long history, many of the country's theme parks al...

10 Top-Notch Study Abroad Spots for Students

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

Having the opportunity to live and learn in a foreign country is a truly unmatchable experience every college student should try to take advantage of (degree permitting, of course).

Architect of Illusions: Charles Matton's Enclosures

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.05.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

A retrospective of handmade miniature interiors by the Parisian artistCharles Matton is on exhibit in London's All Visual Arts gallery. Matton, who died in 2008 of lung cancer, built 'Boxes,' that recreated artist studios and mise-en-scènes, emotive still-frames of inhabited interiors, empty hotel hallways, lonesome ateliers and imaginary boîtes. Poking one's head inside one of Matton's enclosures is being Gulliver trespassing into another reality and expecting the room's lilliputian occupants to return any moment.

The Cold, Cold Case Of Jack The Ripper

Los Angeles Times | Posted 11.21.2011 | Crime

Reporting from London— It's been called the world's most famous cold case, a source of endless fascination and speculation ever since the first muti...

Are Models Fleeing London Fashion Week?

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 11.20.2011 | Style

Despite London's recent ranking as the world's supposed fashion capital, London Fashion Week always seems to be getting the short end of the stick. ...

Irish 'Bad Bank' Selling Debtor's Art Collection

AP | Posted 11.19.2011 | Arts

DUBLIN -- Ireland's "bad bank" and Christie's auctioneers say they are selling a bankrupt property baron's art collection, including a work by Andy Wa...