Tag Archive for ‘art’

Great call of China

Contemporary Chinese painters and sculptures are shaping the world of modern art. Andy Round answers the great call of China. There is a Chinese cultural revolution sweeping the planet and it’s rapidly becoming the favourite topic of capitalist billionaire dinner parties. Chinese art, or more specifically contemporary Chinese art, has become the hottest cultural property […]

Comic book heroes

As Captain Haddock might have exclaimed: “Billions of bilious blue blistering barnacles!” At the grand old age of 77 Tintin is in better shape than ever. With book sales of 200 million in more than 50 languages since he first appeared in 1929, it’s enough to put a spring in anyone’s plus-fours. By Andy Round […]