Arts and Culture

Leonardo da Vinci's Renowned Notebook to Be Displayed in Saudi Arabia

Six sheets from Leonardo da Vinci’s renowned Codex Atlanticus, which includes illustrations and writings prepared by the Renaissance artist, will go on display in Saudi Arabia for the first time. The masterpiece is on loan from Milan's Biblioteca Ambrosiana, with the support of the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and the Pontifical Council for Culture.

Netflix Responds to Spielberg's Oscars Competition Criticism

Netflix on Sunday responded indirectly to famous director Steven Spielberg who has been recently speaking up against the streaming platform's participation in the Oscars competition. "We love cinema," Netflix said in a statement posted on Twitter. "Here are some things we also love: Access for people who can't always afford, or live in towns without, theaters; letting everyone, everywhere enjoy releases at the same time; giving filmmakers more ways to share art."