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Stories with person: Jasper Johns
  • Copies of famous artworks replace ads on Tehran billboards story has photos
    Updated: May-14-15 9:10 am

    TEHRAN, Iran - In an unusual move by Tehran's mayor, hundreds of copies of famous artworks - both of world masters and Iranian artists - have been plastered on some 1,500 billboards across the city, transforming the Iranian capital into a gigantic, open-air exhibition.

  • Margaret Atwood named honorary member of arts academy story has photos
    Updated: May-06-15 7:46 pm

    NEW YORK - One of the world's most celebrated writers, Canada's Margaret Atwood, has been named a foreign honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.