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Art market growing as annual extravaganza opens in Basel

Art market growing as annual extravaganza opens in Basel

Prices for big-name artists holding firm, say experts.
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The international art scene in Dubai continues to grow

The international art scene in Dubai continues to grow

Art Dubai is one of the highlights on the cultural calendar and features work from 42 countries and around 500 artists all sharing perspective and ideas.
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Salzburg’s ‘Heavenly Voices’ with Cecilia Bartoli and Philippe Jaroussky

Salzburg’s ‘Heavenly Voices’ with Cecilia Bartoli and Philippe Jaroussky

Voci celesti - 'Heavenely Voices' is dedicated to this year's edition to castrato voices who inspired Handel and many other Baroque composers. 'Alcina' also features on the bill of the Salzburg Summer Festival, where it will be performed between 8...
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New trove of father's letters released to mark Anne Frank's 90th birthday

New trove of father's letters released to mark Anne Frank's 90th birthday

New trove of father's letters released to mark Anne Frank's 90th birthday
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The botanists hiking mountains to prevent mass plant extinction

The botanists hiking mountains to prevent mass plant extinction

Nearly 600 plants have disappeared from the wild in the last 250 years, these botanists are fighting back.
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The grandads fighting back against deforestation

The grandads fighting back against deforestation

Cambodia's forests are under threat from illegal loggers, forcing villagers to take matters into their own hands.
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Top 10 Best Ariana Grande Performances

Top 10 Best Ariana Grande Performances

You have to see these incredible Ariana Grance performances to believe them! Ariana Grande may have started out on Nickelodeon but she has come a long way since then, dominating music charts and giving us some unforgettable performances along the ...
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Michael Bublé: "Be in the moment"

Michael Bublé: "Be in the moment"

With more than 60 million records sold, many awards and now back on stage: the king of swing Michael Bublé is currently on world tour. We met up with the mega star in Birmingham.
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Over 600 guests attend a costume party at the Palace of Versailles

Over 600 guests attend a costume party at the Palace of Versailles

The theme of the event was "Marie-Antoinette and fashion".
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Top 10 Taylor Swift Music Video Looks

Top 10 Taylor Swift Music Video Looks

These Taylor Swift music video looks are seriously the best. This Pop princess has not only been churning out hit after hit for over a decade, but she's also been rocking some pretty incredible outfits in her music videos too. Taylor Swift's music...
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Some of pop culture's most iconic vehicles go on display in Los Angeles

Some of pop culture's most iconic vehicles go on display in Los Angeles

Over 40 vehicles from movies and video games are being displayed at the Petersen Automotive Museum.
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Piano player Denis, 91, spreads joy at London St Pancras station

Piano player Denis, 91, spreads joy at London St Pancras station

Commuters at one of busy London St Pancras station are being given a reason to smile, thanks to 91-year-old piano player Denis Robinson.
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Watch: Guerrilla artist 'Banksy' sets up stall outside Venice Biennale

Watch: Guerrilla artist 'Banksy' sets up stall outside Venice Biennale

"Banksy" sets up oil paintings creating an image of a giant cruise ship in the city's canal with a sign reading "Venice in oil".
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Live: Eurovision Song Contest 2019 Final — follow all the latest updates

Live: Eurovision Song Contest 2019 Final — follow all the latest updates

Tonight's the night... Welcome to the Euronews live blog of the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 Final. Our digital journalists Emma, Alice and Lindsey will be here with live updates for you all evening.
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Peter Hook: 'I think Ian Curtis would be very proud'

Peter Hook: 'I think Ian Curtis would be very proud'

It has been 40 years since the release of an album considered one of the best of all time. Joy Division's Peter Hook spoke to Euronews about 'Unknown Pleasures', and how the subsequent death of Ian Curtis changed everything.
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Puccini's gripping thriller "Tosca" returns to Paris

Puccini's gripping thriller "Tosca" returns to Paris

It is one of the most dramatic thrillers in the history of opera, and now Giacomo Puccini's Tosca has returned to Paris.
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Watch: Sphinx room accidentally unearthed at Emperor Nero's Golden House

Watch: Sphinx room accidentally unearthed at Emperor Nero's Golden House

The Sphinx Room features lavish frescoes of panthers, centaurs and, of course, a sphinx. Experts chanced upon it while doing restoration work on the vault of a neighbouring part of the building.
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Shock, intrigue and controversy at Venice Biennale, as theme asks artists to reflect on politics

Shock, intrigue and controversy at Venice Biennale, as theme asks artists to reflect on politics

There is plenty to see at the 58th Venice Biennale. From dismembered objects, a film from Chernobyl's "twin sister", and the wreck of a boat on which more than 600 migrants were killed.
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Watch: Euronews journalists on their Eurovision predictions

Watch: Euronews journalists on their Eurovision predictions

With the Eurovision Song Contest final coming up on Saturday, who better to ask than our journalists from across Europe whether they fancy their country's chances?
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Watch: Spot the artist in Milan exhibition by the Invisible Man

Watch: Spot the artist in Milan exhibition by the Invisible Man

Photographs by an artist renowned for disappearing into his artworks have gone on display. Chinese performance artist Liu Bolin, known as the Invisible Man, began this series in 2005.
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Watch: Kurt Cobain's cardigan and Tupac's poetry up for auction

Watch: Kurt Cobain's cardigan and Tupac's poetry up for auction

The Nirvana frontman's cardigan, worn for an In Utero photo shoot, is expected to fetch $120,000.
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72nd Cannes Film Festival: Curtain goes up for movie extravaganza

72nd Cannes Film Festival: Curtain goes up for movie extravaganza

The prestigious Palme d'Or is once again up for grabs – awarded to the best film of the festival. The trophy, made by Swiss luxury jeweller Chopard in 24-carat gold, pays tribute to the coat of arms of the city of Cannes.
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World record for highest speed reached on a Tuk Tuk broken in England

World record for highest speed reached on a Tuk Tuk broken in England

Two cousins, Matt Everard and Russell Shearmen broke the Guinness World Record for the highest speed reached on a Tuk Tuk on Monday with a speed of 119.584 km/hr.
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World Press Cartoon 2019: Trump, Putin and Brexit among satirical themes for artists

World Press Cartoon 2019: Trump, Putin and Brexit among satirical themes for artists

Drawings dripping with satire went on display at the World Press Cartoon in Portugal, as artists took on themes including politics, global warming, immigration, and Brexit.
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Top 10 Things You Need to Know About BLACKPINK

Top 10 Things You Need to Know About BLACKPINK

This South Korean girl group has been rising in prominence since 2016, but we bet you didn’t know these facts about BLACKPINK. We’ll be going over fun and interesting facts about the K-pop sensation BLACKPINK and each of the 4 members. Let’s count...
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Watch: Artists address climate change and populism at Venice Biennale

Watch: Artists address climate change and populism at Venice Biennale

The 58th Biennale, entitled May You Live In Interesting Times, opens tomorrow and runs until 24 November.
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Met Gala: Lady Gaga stole the show with her 16 minute entrance

Met Gala: Lady Gaga stole the show with her 16 minute entrance

The songstress managed to outshine all other attendees at the most extravagant fashion event of the year.
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Watch: French Game of Thrones fan makes "Dornish" wine

Watch: French Game of Thrones fan makes "Dornish" wine

Thibault Bardet studied maps of the fantasy land and tried to imagine what sort of wine its climate might produce.
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Watch: Puppets teach children religious tolerance in Pakistan

Watch: Puppets teach children religious tolerance in Pakistan

Religious tensions in Pakistan have sparked attacks on churches, Hindu temples and sufi shrines in recent years.
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Whale sculpture washes up in the middle of Manila to highlight plight of marine life

Whale sculpture washes up in the middle of Manila to highlight plight of marine life

You may not expect to see a whale in the middle of Manila but this surprising sight is how one Filipino artist chose to raise awareness of the effects of plastic pollution on marine life.
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Watch: Mexico City neighbourhood re-enacts victory over French for Cinco de Mayo

Watch: Mexico City neighbourhood re-enacts victory over French for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo has evolved over the decades and today stands as a symbol of Mexican unity and patriotism.
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Chewbacca tribute: Euronews pays respects to Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew

Chewbacca tribute: Euronews pays respects to Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew

Chewbacca's unique cry transcends language, but we here at Euronews HQ wanted to try and emulate the sound with our multiple language teams to pay tribute Peter Mayhew, who died this week.
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Watch: Running of the Wine fiesta pays homage to local legend

Watch: Running of the Wine fiesta pays homage to local legend

The village was under seige and the water supply poisoned so Christian knights came to the rescue with flagons of wine tied to horses.
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Dreisig and Beczala, the irresistible couple in “Manon”

Dreisig and Beczala, the irresistible couple in “Manon”

It is a career jump for Elsa Dreisig. For the first time, the Danish-French soprano and 2016 Operalia-winner is performing in Jules Massenet’s 'Manon' at the Zurich Opera House - together with star tenor Piotr Beczala.
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Art Paris Art Fair 2019: Modern and contemporary art that is truly inclusive

Art Paris Art Fair 2019: Modern and contemporary art that is truly inclusive

It's the place to be in the French capital this spring — Art Paris Art Fair 2019 has opened its doors (the doors of the majestic Grand Palais, to be precise) with 150 exhibitors from 20 countries showing at the exhibition.
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Take a look at the plastics of the future

Take a look at the plastics of the future

From hemp to lobster, the possibilities are various.
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When plastic is welcome

When plastic is welcome

Watch this Czech artist creating masterpieces out of upcycled plastic bottles.
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Top 10 Best Jennifer Lopez Music Videos

Top 10 Best Jennifer Lopez Music Videos

The best Jennifer Lopez music videos prove that this singer/actress/dancer is a certified triple threat. We’re looking at the multi-talented superstar's greatest music videos, which is by no means an easy feat. Also, be sure to check out JLo's lat...
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Comic book fans marvel at Middle East Film and Comic Con

Comic book fans marvel at Middle East Film and Comic Con

It is proving to be a big year for film and television fans, so thousands of them celebrated by gathering at the Middle East Film and Comic Con in Dubai.
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Take a look at the plastics of the future

Take a look at the plastics of the future

From hemp to lobster, the possibilities are various.
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Annual Cartoon Xira puts spotlight on Portuguese bullfighting

Annual Cartoon Xira puts spotlight on Portuguese bullfighting

As Portugal’s bullfighting tradition is stirring a tense debate in the country. The annual Cartoon Xira presented an exhibition of the Argentinian cartoonist Marlene Pohle's unpublished drawings.
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Musica

Musica

It is the most epic and successful musical version of Goethe's masterpiece ‘Faust’. Written by French composer Gounod, it is currently being staged in London.
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Notre Dame cathedral: Why is it considered a historical and cultural gem?

Notre Dame cathedral: Why is it considered a historical and cultural gem?

Notre Dame is not only a Catholic emblem but a place where French history and culture converge.
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He could draw with both hands! Research 'shows Da Vinci was ambidextrous'

He could draw with both hands! Research 'shows Da Vinci was ambidextrous'

Research from the Uffizi gallery in Florence has proved that Renaissance master Leonardo Da Vinci could draw and paint with both hands.
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Art Paris Art Fair 2019: Modern and contemporary art that is truly inclusive

Art Paris Art Fair 2019: Modern and contemporary art that is truly inclusive

It's the place to be in the French capital this spring — Art Paris Art Fair 2019 has opened its doors (the doors of the majestic Grand Palais, to be precise) with 150 exhibitors from 20 countries showing at the exhibition.
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Hélène Grimaud: "the hope is to convey enough emotion to alter time"

Hélène Grimaud: "the hope is to convey enough emotion to alter time"

Muscia meets French pianist Hélène Grimaud as she takes to the stage with Lionel Bringuier and the LA Philharmonic Orchestra at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
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500,000 gather for interfaith Festival of Lights in Lahore

500,000 gather for interfaith Festival of Lights in Lahore

Devotees visit the shrine of poet and saint Madho Lal Hussain to have their prayers answered. The festival celebrates the Muslim poet's love for a Hindu boy, and with it interfaith harmony.
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Road Trip Europe: Romanian-born poet Miguel Gane reflects on European identity

Road Trip Europe: Romanian-born poet Miguel Gane reflects on European identity

Road Trip Europe: Romanian-born poet Miguel Gane reflects on European identity
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