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Musical Journey Through Europe – Opera at Embassy of Germany
Culture / Germany / Music

Musical Journey Through Europe – Opera at Embassy of Germany

The ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, Dr Cyrill Nunn hosted A Musical Journey through Europe. The performances of Tachdjian and Yukiko Tidten-Yoshikawa had a lot of appreciation at the German embassy auditorium in Islamabad . The evening was attended by great number of audience despite the rain and enthralled the audience beautifully with … Continue reading »

Dubai to Curate Next Hot Thing in ‘Museum of the Future’
Architecture / Culture / United Arab Emirates

Dubai to Curate Next Hot Thing in ‘Museum of the Future’

The flashy Gulf city with a skyline that looks like something out of a science fiction movie is embracing its love of all things new with plans for a “Museum of the Future.” Emirati Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammed al-Gergawi told reporters Wednesday the museum in Dubai will showcase innovations in design and technology, in fields such as … Continue reading »

Morse Museum Expands Collection With New Gift
Art / Culture / United States of America

Morse Museum Expands Collection With New Gift

In the past few years, Harry C. Sigman, a Los Angeles lawyer has given away almost all of his treasures, donating to institutions such as the Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park. The Morse Museum received 86 objects from Sigman, including art glass, pottery, metalwork and furniture. Most of the pieces are European, with … Continue reading »

Snoop Dogg ‘Drips’ It Like It’s Hot at Etam Paris Pool Show
Culture / Fashion / France

Snoop Dogg ‘Drips’ It Like It’s Hot at Etam Paris Pool Show

Snoop Dogg raised the pulse at Paris Fashion Week with a surprise concert and DJ set at Etam’s bikini-themed lingerie pool collection that went on into the early hours of Wednesday — heralding competition for the famed, celebrity-filled Victoria’s Secret shows. But the first full day of the French capital’s fall-winter 2015 collections was also … Continue reading »

21 Lost Latvia Synagogues Recreated as Scale Models
Architecture / Culture / Latvia

21 Lost Latvia Synagogues Recreated as Scale Models

Decades after their destruction by the Nazis, Latvia’s lost synagogues have been recreated in detailed model form as part of efforts to recapture and document the once-rich Jewish life in the Baltic country. The real-life synagogue in Riga is one of 2 remaining in the Baltic nation. There were 210 synagogues in Latvia before World … Continue reading »

Pianist Fazil Say to Perform with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Culture / Music / Turkey

Pianist Fazil Say to Perform with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

In the final concert of its annual series at Carnegie Hall this season, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra will be joined by Turkish pianist-composer Fazil Say for the New York premiere of his new Chamber Symphony, Op. 62, commissioned by Orpheus as part of its American Notesinitiative. Mr. Say also performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major with … Continue reading »