The government of Chile said it would ask for the return of the statue, which was taken by British sailors in 1868, on behalf of the island’s indigenous people.
Artificial-intelligence researchers are building neural networks that can take part in improv skits. The results are unpredictable.
Dozens of works were removed from an exhibition at the Design Museum in London after their creators objected to the institution’s hosting an event for a defense firm.
Charles Saumarez Smith will step down in December after 11 years at the London institution, having just completed a major refurbishment.
Ian McKellen shines as King Lear in a new production of Shakespeare’s play, and Rhys Ifans also plays a beleaguered monarch in Ionesco’s “Exit the King.”
The British Museum and the Museum of London are in discussions to own the balloon, but the people behind it want it to tour worldwide.
An exhibition at London’s National Portrait Gallery explores how contemporary artists have responded to Jackson’s complicated image.
This comedy of dismay by Alan Bennett, author of “The History Boys,” portrays a geriatric ward (of singing, dancing patients!) in an uncaring Britain.
In the National Theater’s adaptation of Stefano Massini’s play, three wondrous actors become multitudes.