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How Saatchi Finds The Best Young Artists | Posted 12.31.2011 | Arts

New Sensations was introduced to find and support the most imaginative and talented artists - taking the form of a nationwide (UK and Ireland) prize for 2011 BA and MA graduates. Now in its fifth year, the Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4 scheme gave 20 artists the chance to exhibit their work in London during Frieze Week. meets the finalists of the much-coveted bursary - awarded to four selected artists, funding production of new work for the show.

London's Play To Overtake Manhattan's Arts

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 12.27.2011 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

London's Frieze Art Fair, in its 8th year, is one brash trumpet in a symphony (or is it a cacophony?) of international cities that are clearly gaining...

London Gets Its Own 'Eiffel Tower'

Posted 12.31.2011 | Arts

To get ready for the 2012 Olympic games, London needed the customary facelift that goes along with the festivities. Efforts have been made to push Lon...

Working Together for a Safe and Prosperous Cyberspace

Nigel Sheinwald | Posted 12.31.2011 | Technology
Nigel Sheinwald

UK-US partnership on cyber issues goes back to the very beginnings of the Internet. In fact, the Internet may never have come to be without collaboration between UK and US researchers.

Fright Night In America And Across the Pond

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 12.31.2011 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

The practice of Trick-or-Treating resembles the late medieval practice of "souling," when poor folk would go door to door on Hallowmas.

A Feast for the Eyes: Food as Fine Art writer Lauren Meir | Posted 12.27.2011 | Arts

MUTUAL ART -- London's swanky Pied à Terre restaurant is notable for many reasons - namely the food, which has been the toast-of-the-town for twenty ...

PHOTOS: Visiting The Classic Horror Story Locales

JustLuxe | Posted 10.09.2012 | Travel

As the spookiest holiday of the year draws near, enjoy a photo tour of real-life sites famously featured in classic horror stories, folklore and film. Some look surprisingly sweet, some flaunt their history, and some will chill your bones.

Arthur Christmas Preview Reveals the Celebrities Who Are Hiding Under Aardman's Tree

Jim Hill | Posted 12.27.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

To make "Arthur Christmas" the must-see family film of the holiday season, Aardman Animations has a secret weapon. They've loaded up Santa's support staff with celebrities.

PHOTOS: Double Rainbow Frames London

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.26.2011 | Green

A few months ago, New York City was graced with a natural masterpiece: the mysterious double rainbow. Little did the city know, it was only a precurs...

Madonna Burglar Sent To Psychiatric Hospital

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON — A judge has ordered a stalker who twice broke into Madonna's homes to indefinite detention in a psychiatric hospital. Grzegorz Matlok wa...

Highlights From Frieze 2011

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 12.21.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Frieze Art Fair showcases the best and most innovative contemporary art from around the world - and this year represented over 170 galleries. From tho...

Travel Picks: World's Best Nightlife Destinations For Post50 Crowd

Posted 12.23.2011 | Fifty

We've all seen it: the seemingly endless lines of dangerously high stilettos and sopping slicked-back hair. Teens and college kids (perhaps even some ...

London's Blackfriars Bridge Goes Solar

Posted 12.20.2011 | Green

From EarthTechling's Susan DeFreitas: The Blackfriars Bridge over the River Thames was constructed back in Victorian times, and now it's getting a ...

Child Beggars Raking In £100,000 A Year On London's Streets, BBC Investigation Reveals

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.20.2011 | Home

Child beggars on Britain’s streets are financing lavish lifestyles for Romanian criminals, according to an investigation by Panorama. Broadcast ...

WATCH: In Conversation With The Sartorialist

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 12.19.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Scott Schuman, the man behind The Sartorialist, wanted to communicate how he felt about fashion. In 2005, armed only with a digital camera, his street...

Pound for Pound, It Was a Costly Cut

Charlie Carillo | Posted 12.19.2011 | New York
Charlie Carillo

Italian males feel a certain way about haircuts, which is to say they should be cheap at worst, free at best.

A Glimpse Into The World Of Private Members Clubs

Tamie Adaya | Posted 12.17.2011 | Travel
Tamie Adaya

In a major metropolis with an aristocratic heritage such as London, it is no surprise that there is a renaissance of private members clubs.

Roland Mouret's 'Emotional' Couture

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 12.17.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Parisian fashion designer Roland Mouret, is famous for designing iconic dresses. The Galaxy, Moon and Titanium dress style have all earned Mouret a reputation as a master of structure and silhouette. From the red carpet to catwalk, he is a sought-after designer and his creations elicit attention.

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

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...

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 | 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...