Inside the Future of Today exhibition in Beijing - in pictures

The Future of Today Exhibition themed by ".zip" presents artistic works by different artists. It also shows various expression formats of art inspire people to reflect on existence and future at different dimensions of time and space. The exhibition is on show at the Today Art Museum in Beijing, China.


A Royal Academy of Arts show highlights Matisse’s influences

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First international watercolour exhibition in the Middle East taking place in Jordan


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