Lena Kriström's sculptures are very ephemeral - because she loves to work in ice. She lives around 200 km from the arctic circle, where winter temperatures can fall below minus 30 Grad Celsius.
As the ghosts of September 11 still haunt the world, London's Imperial War Museum has opened an exhibition featuring art created in the aftermath of the terrorist attack. Ai Weiwei and Gerhard Richter feature.
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.
The much-debated "Birkenau" series by renowned painter Gerhard Richter is now on display at the Reichstag building in Berlin. The dark, abstract work is on loan and can be seen in the parliament's entrance hall.
The Chinese artist Ai Weiwei recreated the photo of Alan Kurdi, a drowned three-year-old refugee from Syria found washed up on a Turkish beach, in September 2015. That image came to symbolize the plight of refugees.
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