Fans are preparing to set a Gunness World Record on July 6 celebrating the artist's birthday.*****
Latin-American fashion designer Carolina Herrera has been named one of this year's recipients of "The Portrait of a Nation Prize."*****
Last year, North Korea leader Kim Jong Un reportedly ordered the execution of his ex-girlfriend by death of firing squad; however, Hyon Song Wol, a singer in an all-female band, was seen alive and speaking on a television broadcast Friday night.*****
Forty-two museums are tracing the Latino and Latin American culture through art.*****
What do you get when you combine, stunning floral designs -- rich with roses, orchards and hydrangeas from Brazil and Colombia -- with thought-provoking abstract art, Brazilian beats and the taste of Brazil's signature drink, the Caipirinha? An artistic, horticulturist's dream, filled with the essence of Brazil.*****
As Valentine’s Day recently passed, couples from around the nation may be looking for other opportunities to express their emotions and keep their passion strong.*****
Did you ever dream of being a famous watercolor artist like Georgia O'Keeffe, who used watercolor as a way to explore intense colors and light she witnessed after moving to rural New Mexico? Or Edward Hopper, who captured the American experience with "subtler qualities of light," or even Vincent van Gogh, who produced 150 watercolors during his life?*****
An American art enthusiast got exactly what he hoped to get - and then some.*****
Is former Cuban President Fidel Castro becoming an art aficionado in his old age? Inspired to show his support for the arts, Castro made his first public appearance in nine months, attending the opening of an art studio in the Cuban capital of Havana, according to The Associated Press.
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