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London 2012 Olympic Poster Designs

ARTINFO | Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

As winter nears, London is unveiling the art activities related to the upcoming 2012 Summer Olympics in the city. Conceptual artist Martin Creed will ...

Occupy Mob Forces Closure of St. Paul's Cathedral London

The Relentless Conservative | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics
The Relentless Conservative

For the first time since World War II, St. Paul's Cathedral in London where Royals have been married and buried for centuries will be closed for worship, according to Britain's Telegraph newspaper.

Weird and Wonderful Dining Experiences Around The Globe

Black Tomato | Posted 01.14.2012 | Travel
Black Tomato

With the onslaught of winter there is something deep-rooted in our psyches, inherited from our hairy Neanderthal ancestors, that makes us want to fill our bellies full of good, hearty fare.

Why Leonardo Thought He Wasn't Good Enough

Christina Patterson | Posted 01.14.2012 | Arts
Christina Patterson

You'd have thought that someone who seemed to spend most of his time looking for excuses not to paint, and who finished only about 15 paintings in his whole lifetime, might not be all that good at it. But you would, of course, be wrong.

VOTE: Art Or Exploitation? Homeless To Perform At The Olympics

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

The homeless population is rarely given a voice in contemporary society, and even more rarely is that voice allowed to sing. Organizers of the Cultura...

Ahmed Alsoudani at the New Haunch of Venison Gallery

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 01.10.2012 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Haunch of Venison gallery was founded in London in 2002. After the success of the original, a further branch was opened in 2008 in New York. Represent...

Daily Life in Britain (PHOTOS)

Posted 01.10.2012 | Home

AP photographers document daily life in Britain. To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure....

Nanette Lepore Comes To London

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 01.09.2012 | Home

New York Fashion Week may be long gone, however, for those who weren't favoured with a quick jaunt across the Atlantic back in September, American des...

PHOTOS: Proposed London Airport Could Be World's Biggest

Posted 01.04.2012 | Travel

A newly proposed airport for London, located east of the city in the Thames River Estuary, could be the world's biggest, handling 150 million passenge...

On Air With The Creators Of '360'

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 01.03.2012 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

The run away success of the BFI London Film Festival was, without a doubt, We Need to Talk About Kevin. Poignant, highly anticipated and helmed by British legend Lynne Ramsay the film won Best Film and has since been enthralling cinema goers around the country. While We Need to Talk About Kevin may have been the showstopper let's not forget the other films debuting, namely opening night choice 360.

How Saatchi Finds The Best Young Artists

Crane.tv | Posted 12.31.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

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. Crane.tv 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

MutualArt.com 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
JustLuxe

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...