He offered it as a gift, but Jeff Koons' sculpture "Bouquet of Tulips" could end up costing French taxpayers some of their hard-earned euros – that's just one of the reasons a group of art world insiders are against the project. We take a look at why the sculpture's making waves here in Paris.
We also meet Claire McFall, the Scottish schoolteacher who’s become an international literary sensation with more than a million sales in China and a Hollywood movie deal in the works.
Meanwhile, Terra Kulture Arena is the one-stop cultural centre in Lagos that's injecting new energy into Nigeria's performing arts scene.
And from the slums of Nairobi to working with the United Nations to get young people into music, we check out East Africa's rising hip-hop star, Octopizzo.