Commerical art galleries around the world are looking at Frieze London. It will no doubt lead to some expensive sales of works by top-name artists -but it's also hoping to interest buyers in works by women and minorities.
The Italian painter's recently discovered portrait of Christ, "Salvator Mundi," has sold for a record-breaking $450.3 million (€382 million). The artwork, which went missing for several years, was once traded for $60.
UK business minister Greg Clark has announced a big investment in a London research facility by MSD, a global biomedical company, in the framework of the British government's new industrial strategy.
Once a year on Gallery Weekend, Berlin becomes a global center of art. But once a year is not enough, says DW's Gero Schliess. He welcomes the announcement of Berlin finally getting its own art fair, the Art Berlin.
After spending years criticizing the Chinese authorities, the dissident artist keeps dealing with difficult issues by focusing on refugees. As Ai Weiwei turns 60, here's a look back at the restless provocateur's career.
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