The last of nearly 4,500 metal stars was placed Sunday on the outer layer of the dome on Abu Dhabi’s Louvre museum, expected to open in 2016.
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Dubai will soon build the “Museum of the Future,” according to an announcement made today by Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has announced the acquisition of Frank Lloyd Wright’s 1954 Bachman Wilson House in New Jersey.
Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg on Tuesday opened a museum to display his glittering collection of Faberge eggs, once owned by the tsars.
Europe is the leader when it comes to museum culture, with nine of the top 20 visited sites split between London and Paris.
The recently unveiled LaFerrari is now being showcased as part of an exhibition at the Ferrari Museum in Maranello.
A handbag museum with a collection of over 300 handbags that date from the 16th century to the 21st century opened this summer in Shinsa-dong, Seoul, South Korea.
A consortium led by Dubai-based Arabtec Holding will build the Louvre Abu Dhabi art gallery for $654 million.
Louis Vuitton‘s first ever TV ad campaign, titled L’invitation au Voyage and featuring model of the moment Arizona Muse has finally been unveiled.
A bulletproof Rolls-Royce Sliver Shadow used by Princess Diana on her first trip to the U.S. is expected to fetch more than $2 million at auction.
The Louvre museum in Paris will launch an appeal for a million dollars to help it pay for two medieval ivory statuettes that resurfaced recently.
A museum in Italy is burning artworks from around the world to protest harsh austerity cuts by the Italian government.
A new museum dedicated to Enzo Ferrari, the legend behind the prancing horse, opened in Modena March 10. Formerly Ferrari’s house, the new Museo Casa Enzo Ferrari museum is something of a sister project to the established Museo Ferrari at Maranello and is likely to attract motor racing fans from all over the world.
An astonishing golden outfit made from the silk of spiders has gone on display at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. It took more than four years to make the four-metre-long hand-woven textile from the silk of 1.2million female golden orb spiders, native to Madagascar. It was made by Englishman Simon Peers and American Nicholas Godley, both … Continued
Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway has been announced as co-host for the launch of the Valentino Online Museum today. Confirmed panelists for the press conference, due to be streamed live on Youtube, include Amit Sood and Italian Vogue editor in chief Franca Sozzani. The Valentino Garavani Virtual Museum will feature more than 300 dresses worn by … Continued
A virtual Valentino museum will launch December 5, providing an insight into the world of the Italian fashion house. Created by Valentino Garavani, who retired from his eponymous fashion house in 2008, and business partner Giancarlo Giammetti, the online museum will focus on 50 years of the fashion house. Thanks to 3D technology, The Valentino … Continued
Italian fashion label Gucci inaugurated a museum in Florence Monday, showcasing the luggage and high-end clothing that have fueled the company’s success. Located in the Palazzo della Mercanzia, the museum is only a few steps away from the 13th century Palazzo Vecchio and Michelangelo’s David. The museum features an exhibit showing how their logo has … Continued
After the John Galliano debacle, Christian Dior can use all the positive publicity it can get, and a new retrospective of its history at the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts sets out to bring back the fashion house’s magic. Opening on April 28, the exhibit showcasing the brand’s 64-year history will not only present … Continued