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Social Inequality, As Seen From The Sky

Social Inequality, As Seen From The Sky

5 days ago   |   Arch Daily

Kya Sands, Johannesburg, South Africa. Image © Johnny Miller / Unequal Scenes Across the world, urban clusters have - to a greater or lesser extent - social and economic...
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Nonfiction: The Making of a Moral Hero: ‘The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela'

1 month ago   |   NY Times

A new book assembles 255 letters, both heartbreaking and inspiring, by the former South African president and civil rights activist, who spent more than 27 years in jail.
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Sam Nzima, Photographer Behind Iconic Apartheid Image, Dies at 83

3 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

South African photographer Sam Nzima has died. He's best known for shooting an iconic photo of the apartheid, a photo of Hector Pieterson being carried after being shot by...
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Snøhetta and Local Studio Unveil Wooden Archway Honoring Archbishop Desmond Tutu in South Africa

Snøhetta and Local Studio Unveil Wooden Archway Honoring Archbishop Desmond Tutu in South Africa

5 monthes ago   |   Arch Daily

Sited between South Africa's National Parliament and St. George's Cathedral, the seat of the Archbishop of Cape Town, the Arch frames the public entrance to a landscaped...
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Hugh Masekela, Trumpeter and Anti-Apartheid Activist, Dies at 78

6 monthes ago   |   NY Times

The pioneer of South African jazz came to the forefront of the country's music in the 1950s as a member of the Jazz Epistles, gaining international fame after moving to the...
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Keorapetse Kgositsile, 79, South African Poet and Activist, Dies

7 monthes ago   |   NY Times

He received acclaim while living in the United States; when he returned to South Africa after the fall of apartheid, he was welcomed as a hero.
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CRITIC's NOTEBOOK: A South African Boyhood, in Black and White

7 monthes ago   |   NY Times

Newly discovered photographs by J.M. Coetzee, the Nobel-winning novelist, reveal an adolescence shaped by art and apartheid.
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Crossconnectmag: Artist: Ernest Pignon-Ernest Ernest

Crossconnectmag: Artist: Ernest Pignon-Ernest Ernest

11 monthes ago   |   Cross Connect Magazine

Crossconnectmag : Artist: Ernest Pignon-Ernest Ernest Pignon-Ernest is a Fluxus and Situastionist French artist, born in Nice. Since 1966, using paste-ups, he creates ephemeral...
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Reviving a South African Musical That Once Promised So Much

One year ago   |   NY Times

A new production of “King Kong,” which originally starred Miriam Makeba, is a reminder of the nation's apartheid past.
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Ray Phiri, ‘Graceland' Guitarist and Anti-Apartheid Bandleader, Dies at 70

One year ago   |   NY Times

Mr. Phiri, who led Stimela, a long-running South African band, worked with Paul Simon on the albums “Graceland” and “The Rhythm of the Saints.”
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

SUMMER SALE-Mixed Media Abstract Tree Collage Painting, "FANTASTIC FOREST...

SUMMER SALE-Mixed Media Abstract Tree Collage Painting, "FANTASTIC FOREST 033017" Carol Nelson Fine Art

This painting is art of my Summer Sale 6"x12"x1" Mixed Media on Panel/Available Summer Sale Price $199 Read more ...

Contemporary Fine Art Painting, Aspen Leaf, Nature Art “Heritage” by...

Contemporary Fine Art Painting, Aspen Leaf, Nature Art “Heritage” by Colorado Artist Gerri Calpin

8"x8" Mixed Media on Canvas Acrylic paint, heavy texture, preserved aspen leaves on stretched canvas. $100 Read more ...

Impressionist Street Scene Art Cityscape Painting Oil on Canvas Night...

Impressionist Street Scene Art Cityscape Painting Oil on Canvas Night Paintings "Red Corner" By Debra Hurd

Cityscape Art, Rainy City, Abstract Street Scene 24"x20" Oil on Canvas/sold Purchase a Fine Art Print of this painting HERE Visit to Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art “Layers of Fun” by Santa Fe...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art “Layers of Fun” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... This piece is unique. It is like two paintings in one. I have created it on cast acrylic so some images are on the front and some are on the back. It... Read more ...

New Lavender Palette Knife Painting by Niki Gulley

New Lavender Palette Knife Painting by Niki Gulley

“Lavender Dreams” ©2018 Niki GulleySOLD • 24” x 24” textured oil on canvas Just Sold through the Good Art Company Gallery! The lavender fields in Provence are incredible... Read more ...

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Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Still Life Flower Art Painting “Santa...

Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Still Life Flower Art Painting “Santa Fe Fall” by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 24"x20" x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Original Palette Knife Abstract Figurative Painting, Whimsical Figures...

Original Palette Knife Abstract Figurative Painting, Whimsical Figures, Dancing Women,“With Style” by Colorado Impressionist Judith Babcock

8"x10" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Weekend Top 6 Picks for August 18 and 19, 2018

Weekend Top 6 Picks for August 18 and 19, 2018

Saturday August 18, 2018 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Commander's Call. Museum of Military History 5210 West Irlo Bronson Hwy Kissimmee FL 34746. This ongoing program is held on the... Read more ...

Residence Maribou / Alain Carle Architecte

Residence Maribou / Alain Carle Architecte

© Raphael Thibodeau Architects: Alain Carle Architecte Location: Saint-Sauveur, Canada Area: 225.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Raphael Thibodeau Project Manager: Isaniel... Read more ...