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Lascaux caves

A new replica of the stunning Lascaux cave paintings was unveiled Saturday in the Dordogne region of southwest France, more than seven decades after the prehistoric art was first discovered.

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Race to save prehistoric art in Lascaux

It may be cave art, but it takes high-tech expertise to bring the paintings of France's Lascaux caves to life again. Artists are rushing to complete a new reproduction of the historic site before it's too late.

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Famed French cave paintings on exhibit in Chicago

Stunning reproductions of the famed cave paintings of Lascaux are being displayed for the first time outside of France at an exhibit in Chicago which opened Wednesday. Duration: 00:36

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Stone Age art gets a global audience with Lascaux roadshow

The artwork decorating the caves of Lascaux, southwest France, dates back some 18,000 years. Now, the anonymous Paleolithic artists behind the paintings are finally getting a global audience, as a new touring exhibition takes examples from the Stone Age masterpieces to galleries across the world. Duration: 01:52.

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Lascaux caves

Overlooking the village of Montignac in France’s Dordogne region, the Lascaux Caves are an underground art treasure, classified as a Unesco World Heritage site. Discovered in 1940, the site was closed to the public in 1963 because high visitor numbers were causing damage to the paintings. VIDEOGRAPHIC

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Replica cave showcases artistry of Stone Age man

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A replica of a cave in the Ardeche, in southern France will be opened Friday to give visitors the chance to see cave paintings produced around 36,000 years ago. Duration: 01:05

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French graffiti artist JR at work in Berlin

French graffiti artist and self-coined "photograffeur" JR, known only by his initials, is currently working on a number of murals in the German capital as part of his "Wrinkles of the City" project. His new work includes portraits of elderly individuals who have over time witnessed and experienced the upheaval and transformation of the city of Berlin, after Cartagena, Shanghai and Cuba. Duration: 00:47.

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S.Africa end Cup of Nations warm-up with Algeria draw

Hosts South Africa complete their warm-up matches for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations with another disappointing result after being held 0-0 by fellow qualifiers Algeria. Duration: 01:02

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Picasso painting tipped for record sale unveiled in Hong Kong

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Picasso masterpiece "Les Femmes d'Alger" goes on show for the first time in Hong Kong ahead of an auction where it is tipped to smash the world record price for a painting. Duration: 00:47

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Street art is bringing life to a sleepy Tunisian tourist town

Far from the country's popular beaches, visitors to this old city medina are also in search of a unique landscape. That's because Erriyadh, on the island of Djerba in Tunisia, has been turned into an outdoor street-art museum. Duration: 02:15

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