The fair, which celebrates self-taught artists, will open up a satellite event in Switzerland during Art Basel in June.
Two weeks after learning that Oxfam staff members had sex parties with prostitutes after the 2010 earthquake, the Haitian government is investigating.
Ella Fontanals-Cisneros, who has one of the largest private troves of the art, will donate some works to the Tabacalera arts complex in Madrid.
Police say they have not found a motive for the attack, which did not injure anyone at the embassy, and did only minor damage.
It started with an anonymous informer who gave me hundreds of pages of documents from a lawsuit filed against Volkswagen in the United States.
The deal was the second Chinese takeover of a European luxury brand in a month.
The complaint against the Russian opposition leader carries a 30-day sentence, which would conveniently sideline him for the presidential election on March 18.
A report sent to Parliament said there was evidence to suggest that Novartis made payments to politicians.
Centrica reported a 17.4 percent fall in full-year operating profits, to 1.25 billion pounds.
These volunteers search the Alps at night for migrants who risk their lives crossing from Italy to France.
Short on space in Manhattan — and planning a family — they made the leap to the suburbs. But owning a house presented its own challenges.
In 1943, a group of Germans who protested against Hitler were executed. Their example is both inspiring and too rare.
The city is wilder than we think; that’s what’s clear from up above.
Two solo plays and an American import allow an array of women to shine.
The government told state-run secondary schools, though not the many church-run schools, to offer alternative courses.
In writing about a small exhibition in London, a reporter discovers the many connections between scissors and storytelling.
A gallery was ordered to withdraw a work that labeled Catalan separatist leaders as political prisoners from an exhibit at Madrid’s main arts fair.
Gli slogan elettorali allertano contro “l’invasione” degli immigrati, ma il tessuto sociale dell’Italia è già cambiato.
Politicians in Chile have stoked anti-immigrant sentiment, especially against Haitian immigrants. Chileans would do well to remember our own history.
Behind an old door on a quiet street, Philippe Anthonioz creates his larger-than-life pieces.
This converted stone structure in Provence is on the market for 1.48 million euros, or about $1.8 million.
Until recently, the housing market in France was sluggish, but now it’s starting to pick up, especially in popular areas like Provence.
Wage growth remained largely unchanged over the period but jumped in December alone, the Office for National Statistics said.
Hotels, shops, bars, restaurants — dogs are welcomed warmly just about everywhere. For Pip (a.k.a. Pierre), the prancing was never better.
The European Union has bestowed huge sums on Poland, but the country has fomented discord over identity, solidarity and, perhaps most important, the rule of law.
Electoral campaign slogans warn against the migrants’ “invasion,” but Italy’s social fabric has already changed.
Vonn, the 2010 gold medalist in downhill, had a solid, but not spectacular, run. “I wish this wasn’t my last Olympics but it is.”
“I don’t think I’ve ever been satisfied with my halfpipe runs, and I don’t think a lot of skiers are,” she said, after her Olympic halfpipe run drew attention.
A new exhibition in Milan, “Italiana: Italy Through the Lens of Fashion,’’ argues that a Prada dress can help explain Italian identity.
At least 200 were killed in a rebel-held area near Damascus, and pro-government forces tried to bolster Kurds fighting Turkish forces in Afrin.
Critics say the search giant is squelching competition before it begins. Should the government step in?
The company found itself struggling with shortages, with a hiccup in its supply chain forcing the closure of hundreds of outlets.
The dispute over the Bialowieza Forest, home to old-growth trees and rare animals, is one of many between Poland’s governing party and the European Union.
A fire at the oldest Italian restaurant in the neighborhood further erodes the authenticity of an area that’s now better known for its souvenir shops.
Readers, including a former member of the Hungarian Parliament, discuss the move to autocratic government under Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
Behind an athletic and expressive performance, Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir edged the seamless movements of France’s Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron to earn gold.
John Banville’s “Time Pieces” takes the acclaimed novelist back to the Dublin of his youth, recalling people and places that still live in his memory.
Geta Bratescu spent most of her career in obscurity in Communist Romania. Late in life she came to international recognition, and now has a major show in Los Angeles.
Brandishing what he said was part of an Iranian drone shot down by the Israeli military, the prime minister warned in a speech in Munich against crossing Israel’s “red lines.”
After pressing European nations to spend more on their security, Americans now worry that their projects could weaken the Atlantic alliance and block U.S. defense contractors from deals.
The Berkshire Hathaway boss’s note could preview succession plans. Also, the Fed and the European Central Bank will release details of their recent meetings.
The obscene graffiti followed a remark by the Polish prime minister defending a new law criminalizing suggestions that Poland was a perpetrator of the Holocaust.
It is not clear whether Anna Gabriel, a leading separatist, will appear in Madrid this week to face possible charges of sedition and rebellion.
Sudanese migrants are increasingly visible in Brussels, around train stations, in public squares and parks, sometimes sleeping in the streets.
The husband of Jo Cox stepped down from two charities created in her memory over allegations of inappropriate conduct from 2015.
Israel responded with two waves of airstrikes on an attack tunnel and military targets across Gaza. A rocket fired at Israel struck the roof of a home but did not explode.
When Russian trolling techniques were exported to the United States, it seems to have been done with a lack of discipline and secrecy. But that does not mean the operation lacked high-level support.
Poland can’t make its history disappear. Thousands of families, like mine, have stories.
Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster accused Moscow of engaging in “disinformation, subversion and espionage.” The comments highlighted a sharp division in the White House on how to talk about Russia’s actions.
The British prime minister, who said the pact should be signed before a “Brexit” deal, announced that Britain would respect the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice.
Employees and associates of the Internet Research Agency, a shadowy company based in St. Petersburg, are accused of trying to interfere in the 2016 election.
Mr. Bailey is leaving the company he led as both chief designer and C.E.O. A new management team now has to revive the brand’s critical and financial fortunes.
The blaze damaged Angelo’s of Mulberry St., which has been in operation since 1902. Two people were seriously injured and 11 others had minor injuries.
Henry Bolton, a former army officer, was removed as the head of the party after his girlfriend’s racist text messages were published in a tabloid.
The Pulitzer Amsterdam celebrates its past but has a flair for modern touches. Don’t miss the bar — or the boat tour.
The Polish lurch into illiberalism and rewritten history is an immediate danger to the European idea.
Sentences handed down to journalists signal an intensifying campaign against independent news in Turkey, even as one reporter was released after a year in custody.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke for hours but agreed little on tough questions that divide the NATO allies.
The Austrian champion, a favorite in the large hill competition, once soared 253.5 meters in the air. Think about that.
Over the course of just eight days in February, the conflict in Syria intensified, with the U.S., Russia, Turkey, Israel and Iran all playing a part. Here’s how one of the most chaotic weeks in the seven-year war unfolded.
The actress and Jodi Rudoren, a top Times editor, will discuss the movement onstage in London on Feb. 20. Have a question for Ms. Driver? Post it here.
The attack was aimed at Ukraine but crippled computers around the world.
Norway’s skiers say their team’s ability to punch above its weight on the mountain is directly related to its team harmony. Sometimes they share beds.
As his country’s longest-serving leader, he helped revive the economy and pave the way for the European Union. But his later career was marred by scandal.
A former secretary for a museum in Linz, Austria, detailed the location of the work in her will. She died in December, and the drawing has been returned to the city.
La Cité du Vin, in the city of Bordeaux, explains the region’s wine culture while also putting it the context of the global wine industry.
What are the actor representing Jamaica and the vacuum salesman representing Ghana doing at the Winter Games? Testing their limits, like everyone else.
The Church of England has issued a “Plastic Lent Challenge,” with six weeks’ worth of ideas for plastic objects to avoid, from wet wipes to toothbrushes.
There are some traditions that are universal. Here, we highlight a single craft — and how it’s being adapted, rethought and remade for the 21st century.
An odd little museum exhibition in London traces the curious, double-edged life of scissors.
The government’s intelligence agencies warn of big problems ahead, despite what the president might say.
Günter Brus’s “actions” galvanized his country in the 1960s. As an exhibition marks the artist’s 80th birthday, a far-right resurgence has given his work new relevance.
They rebounded from an early fourth-place showing to move past China (silver) and Canada (bronze).
Gastronomic Montmartre is on the rise. Arty younger Parisians are flocking to this atmospheric old working-class quarter, which has seen a wave of new and reasonably priced restaurants. One was just awarded a Michelin star.
Chancellor Angela Merkel has been forced to make a spirited defense, while her prospective partner, head of the Social Democrats, was pushed aside.
Bipartisan legislation before Congress would authorize the U.S. to obtain essential information on criminals and terrorists held on servers abroad.
The foreign secretary, often mentioned as potential prime minister, offered Brexit opponents some reassuring words, but no real concessions.
On a secluded beach in Punta Ala, a Fornasetti-outfitted mobile home is parked for good.
Knut Nystad prefers to remain invisible, because if the team underperforms, he becomes a figure of national ridicule.
After rising steadily for four years, home prices in Ireland are nearly what they were before the recession. Still, there are affordable exceptions.
This late Georgian house is on the market for 850,000 euros, or about $1.04 million.
“We’ve stopped having the idea that theater is essentially a literary form,” said Chris Goode, who adapted “Jubilee” from Derek Jarman’s film.
Everyone’s so loss averse that it’s unlikely anyone will get too reckless.
Scientists have often recounted a story about the domestication of rabbits involving a pope and Lent. But it’s just not true.
In her second ruling in a week against the WikiLeaks founder, Judge Emma Arbuthnot suggested that Mr. Assange should leave the Ecuadorean Embassy to face a bail-jumping charge.
The Berlin Wall has been down as long as it stood. One generation lived with the wall, one without it. But in many ways it is still a tale of two countries.
Charges against Barry Bennell mushroomed into a scandal that rocked English soccer.
Hirscher, ski racing’s most dominant athlete since 2011, had never won an Olympic gold medal.
A seven-time Olympian, Pechstein dates back to the days of the East German sports machine and has a doping violation that remains hard to ignore.
An uproar among older Hamburg residents over the fate of a cafeteria speaks to the challenges older Germans face in finding spaces in modern society.
After multiple failed efforts to detain or muzzle him, Ukraine dumped Mikheil Saakashvili, who is stateless, across the border.
The charity admitted that concerns were raised about the use of prostitutes by staff members in Chad, under the official who later oversaw the group’s operation in Haiti.
Brothers of Italy says the Egyptian Museum in Turin is “discriminating against Italians” by offering a two-for-one discount for Arabic speakers.
Gunnar Gislason, the executive chef of Agern, developed the ninth flavor from Icelandic Provisions.
The Navy put in place a safety exclusion zone after a 1,100-pound German bomb was found during construction work.
In 1982, the Norwegian cross-country skier Oddvar Bra collided with a skier from the Soviet Union. Somehow, a national myth was born.
Can you find Norway on a map? What else do you know about this Northern European country with 5.3 million people?
Coalition governments between the center-right and center-left, like the deal reached in Germany by Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Social Democrats, may lead to more instability, not less.
Israel’s strikes in Syrian territory give even greater urgency to a top priority: managing the aftermath of the expected final defeat of the Islamic State in Syria.
A reader writes that even the most enlightened political systems can still be guilty of unconscionable acts of inhumanity.
Guo Xijin warned against government control of the church in China, but said he would respect any agreement the Vatican made with Beijing.
Things have gotten a lot better since 2013.
Prime Minister Viktor Orban has remade the country’s political system and pioneered a model of one-party rule. His actions can be seen as part of a broader decline of democracy.
As Emmanuel Macron has shaken up French politics, an acclaimed television thriller, “Baron Noir,” has found a way to mirror his story.
Many liberals talk about moving to another country to avoid Trump. I did the opposite.
The cheering was intense for the North and South Korean women, who were playing as one, but Switzerland was simply a much better team on the ice.
After 34 years, Gerry Adams passed the presidency of the party to his deputy, who becomes its first female leader.
The Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa is in the Old City but its design (and cuisine) is definitely modern.
As the Tories struggle to negotiate Britain’s departure from the bloc, and business leaders issue alarms about the threats to the economy, calls for another referendum gain momentum.
As the Tories struggle to negotiate Britain’s departure from the bloc, and business leaders issue alarms about the threats to the economy, calls for another referendum gain momentum.
At trial in Belgium, Salah Abdeslam refuses to answer questions from the judge as a way of protesting European justice, defense lawyers say.
Foreign countries are responding to tariffs imposed on solar panels and washing machines with challenges in American courts and at the World Trade Organization.
The architect Frida Escobedo will be this year’s designer of the pavilion, in front of the Serpentine Gallery in Hyde Park.
Gui Minhai, the bookseller who was snatched from a train last month, gave an interview at a detention center that appeared to have been coerced.
Members of the European Parliament have joined the chorus of skeptics who argue that changing the clocks does more harm than good and should be revised.
Respected for her civil rights battles, Emma Bonino’s slogan in the Italian parliamentary election is “Love Me Less, Vote Me More.”
An exhibition at the Belvedere Museum in Vienna explores shifting attitudes toward beauty and age as populations grow older.
The inquiry, which was sent to Parliament by prosecutors on Tuesday, is centered on accusations from three people who are believed to be Novartis employees.
The French philosopher said he did not want the fourth volume of his “History of Sexuality” to be published.
The museum is displaying the work in two new rooms. Critics praise the effort but say it does little to reunite the paintings with their rightful owners.
The aim is to upgrade a highway in the county of Wiltshire, in southwest England, to address concerns that the landscape could be scarred and irreparably damaged.
A newly flaring controversy goes back decades. Or is it centuries?
A difficult, rainy vintage proved to be a challenge for producers. Some made the best of it with fresh, expressive and delicious wines.
Poor crops of chickpeas in India have made the dish more expensive in British supermarkets, the latest example of extreme weather affecting global food prices.
The New York Times traveled with two U.S. generals to a northern Syria city where armed conflict between the Americans and Turks is now a possibility.
The Peckham neighborhood is on the circuit of art world bigwigs for its combination of art with $1-million price tags and vibrant creative scene.
New research adds to a growing body of evidence showing how the British Isles received waves of immigrants over tens of thousands of years.
Lesley Manville makes Eugene O’Neill’s “Long Day’s Journey Into Night” her own, and Nicholas Hytner delivers an electric, politically urgent “Julius Caesar.”
The agreement, subject to the approval of members of the Social Democratic Party, came at a steep price for the Christian Democrats: giving up the powerful Finance Ministry.
Recreating a favorite store-bought cookie at home was a lesson in misplaced expectations.
As a stock market plunge that began in the United States spread globally, the wild swings underscored how the American economy retains defining influence across the globe.
The president signed a law making it a crime to blame “the Polish nation” for the crimes of Nazi Germany. Scholars say it could whitewash history.
British women cited persistent problems with harassment and discrimination.
Five hundred years ago, Martin Luther shook the church — and the world.
Even if the charge had been dropped, the WikiLeaks founder may have remained in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for fear of a secret U.S. extradition request.
President Andrzej Duda said he would approve the law, but, in a concession to critics, he said the Constitutional Court would determine whether it violates freedom of speech.
A legal adviser to the European Court of Justice has argued that the French shoe designer may not be entitled to trademark protection for his design signature.
Readers tell us about their experiences with Britain’s National Health Service.
Alternative for Germany, the first nationalist party to enter Parliament since World War II, is targeting working-class voters and labor unions that have supported the left for decades.
Matteo Salvini has taken the Northern League national partly by stoking anti-immigrant fears. He could be the establishment’s next nightmare.
In Liverpool and elsewhere, the value of a local star extends far beyond the first team. It helps link a club, even a huge one, to its city.
The former London cabdriver John Worboys was jailed for 12 attacks on women, and has been linked to over 100. A decision to release him on parole has caused outrage.
President Trump said the British health service was “going broke,” and warned that Democrats want to pursue a similar model. Here’s a closer look at his claims.
“She’s beautiful, man,” a Syrian fighter says of the partly naked body in the video. The Free Syrian Army has ordered an investigation.
Salah Abdeslam is accused of shooting at the police during a raid in Brussels as he fled capture after the 2015 attacks in France.
A gallery in Manchester, England, purposely started a debate about how artworks are displayed and interpreted by temporarily taking down a Victorian painting.
More than 100,000 gathered to protest the use of the word in the name of a former Yugoslav republic, saying it implies a territorial claim on Greece.
After declaring Catalonia independent from Spain last October, the region’s former president escaped to Belgium. Now he finds himself caught in a strange existence.
The annual pre-Lent festival draws throngs of revelers from around the world to Italy.
Tuesday is the 100th anniversary of some British women getting the right to vote. Posters illustrating their fight are on display for the first time at Cambridge.