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EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Tom Wesselmann's 'Works 1958-2004' At Haunch Of Venison, London

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Tom Wesselman WHAT: Works 1958-2004 WHEN: 8 October- 6 November 2010 WHERE: Haunch of Venison 6 Burlington Gardens London W1S 3ET United Kingd...

WATCH: DETAILED ART: Transforming The Everyday, Kim Rugg At Cool Hunting

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In an age where Photoshop is the most used artistic medium, it is refreshing to learn about a contemporary artist who manually creates complicated pie...

Abdelatif Redjil, Frenchman Who Comforted Princess Diana, Exposed As Paris Thief

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The man believed to have comforted Princess Diana during her final moments has been jailed for theft after months on the run, the BBC is reporting. ...

Club 21: Remaking the London Art Scene (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

With the hype of the Frieze Art Fair, one of the most exciting events to arise from it came packaged as a re-invention of the art-club scene, where wo...

WATCH: STREET ART: Graffiti Artist Max Wiedemann On How To Make A Billion Dollars

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

A glass of champagne being forced into hand and fistfuls of dollar notes - albeit fakes - everywhere I turn, you'd think that I was well on my way to ...

Anti-Islam Protesters Clash With Police In UK

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — A right-wing group that opposes what it calls the spread of Islam in Britain clashed with riot police in northern England on Saturday, ...

Best London Hotels for Oh-So-British Tea

Pam Grout | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Pam Grout

The Brits, true to stereotype, consume more tea per capita than anywhere in the world. And their tea rooms take their mission of serving afternoon tea seriously. Here are two of my favorites:

PHOTOS: EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Pages From Ancient Egyptian Book Of The Dead At The British Museum

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHAT: 'Journey Through the Afterlife: The Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead' WHEN: 4 November 2010 - 6 March 2011 WHERE: British Museum Great...

TECHNOLOGY DESIGN: Interact With London's Hello Wall

Design Milk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Wasted Spaces is a non-profit art organization that transforms vacant properties and other unloved spaces into exciting art experiences. One of their ...

Saudi Prince Given Life Sentence For Slaying Servant In UK

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Life in prison, with parole possible after 20 years. That was the sentence handed down Wednesday to a Saudi prince convicted of a killi...

Saudi Prince Convicted Of Murdering Servant In UK Hotel

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — A Saudi prince was convicted Tuesday of murdering one of his servants in a frenzied attack in a British hotel. A jury in London's Old ...

Love and Death, the New Album from Ghanaian Legend Ebo Taylor

Modiba | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Modiba

Recorded with Berlin-based collective Afrobeat Academy, Love and Death is a conscious effort on the part of Taylor to advance the afrobeat movement.

WATCH: BLOG WATCH> Francis Alys: Deceiving Everyone, Even You

dailyserving.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

A Story of Deception is the title of Francis Alys' current retrospective on view at the Tate Modern. The title of the exhibition, which spans the arti...

Movie Review: Carlos

Hussain Abdul-Hussain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Hussain Abdul-Hussain

The only problem is that this great production leaves viewers in love with Carlos, a shallow demagogue, a Marxist-turned-Islamist and a gun for hire who worked for the world's most notorious secret police forces.

Skype Interview with Josh Silverman on Haiti and Bettering Humanity

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jim Luce

As you probably know, the multilingual, cross-platform Voice over Internet Protocol, instant messaging, and videoconferencing sensation known as Skype...

Princess Beatrice 'Traumatized' After Car Crash In London Roundabout

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Princess Beatrice was left shaken after her BMW was crushed between a double-decker bus and a coach on one of London's busiest roundabouts. Hello ...

FRIEZE ART FAIR: Framing The Thames, A Guide To London's Frieze Week 2010

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

Frieze Week is upon us! Europe's largest contemporary art fair has staked its tent in Regent's Park, bringing with it an estimated $375 million in wor...

UNDERGROUND ART: Dante's Inferno Underneath Waterloo Station

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Americans are in trouble unless the UK increases exports. There they are, smugly denying us their resources like David Beckham on the bench. We need t...

A Breath of French Air: London's Capital Hotel

Pam Grout | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Pam Grout

The Capital Hotel's restaurant, where the Queen herself has been known to dine, has two Michelin stars, a list with more than 2000 wines and a lineup of celebrity chefs who consistently inspire drooling.

U.K. Begins Delayed Investigation Of 2005 Transit Bombing Deaths

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — An inquiry into the 2005 London suicide bombings opened Monday, with victims' family members reliving their nightmares as details poure...

WATCH: Johnny Depp Surprises 9-Year-Old Fan At London School

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

A 9-year-old aspiring pirate in the southeast London area got the surprise of her life when Johnny Depp showed up at her school this week. Beatrice ...

Green Energy Boys Not So Different Than the Good Ole Oil Boys

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Vivian Norris

The Green Boys actually pretend to be about equality and sustainability and democracy, but they are just as obsessed as the oil and Wall Street guys with accumulating more money and power.

Saudi Prince Allegedly Killed Servant After Gay Sex Attack At London Hotel

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Saudi prince accused of beating his manservant to death in a London hotel is now facing rumors the two were involved in a homosexual relationship, a...

MUSEUM EXHIBIT: Diaghilev And The Ballet Russes On Display In London

artdaily.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

LONDON.- The V&A's major autumn exhibition, "Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909--1929", will explore the world of the influential...

First Nighter: Yes, Prime Minister Prime Stage Comedy Meat

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Finkle

What particularly distinguishes Yes, Prime Minister is that it's topical humor served hot from a theater oven. That's a dish not often available these days.