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Architecture and Bold Geometry Fragment Cubist Portraits by Patrick Oberhi Akpojotor

Architecture and Bold Geometry Fragment Cubist Portraits by Patrick Oberhi Akpojotor

1 day ago   |   Colossal

“FELA the Rattle” (2019), acrylic on canvas, 48 x 36 inches. All images © Patrick Oberhi Akpojotor, shared with permission In his architectural portraits, Patrick Oberhi...
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Magnum Apologizes For its Past Failings, Promises to Do Better

Magnum Apologizes For its Past Failings, Promises to Do Better

4 days ago   |   Peta Pixel

In August of 2020, concerns were raised about images in Magnum's archives with relation to how they safeguard the identities and lives of vulnerable children. Magnum has...
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They Were Black. Their Parents Were White. Growing Up Was Complicated

8 days ago   |   NY Times

“Raceless,” by Georgina Lawton, and “Surviving The White Gaze,” by Rebecca Carroll, follow two Black women who discover their racial identity after a childhood separated from...
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Fake Lighthouse

Fake Lighthouse

12 days ago   |   Urban Sketchers Aotearoa

This is a fake lighthouse. We were driving around the coast and thought that we would like like to turn off and see it again. We've been there before but it was a number of...
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Pockets of Landscapes and Still Lifes Adorn Subjects in Lavish Portraits by Aniela Sobieski

Pockets of Landscapes and Still Lifes Adorn Subjects in Lavish Portraits by Aniela Sobieski

19 days ago   |   Colossal

Oil on panel, 8 x 10 inches. All images © Aniela Sobieski, shared with permission Aniela Sobieski is intrigued by “the human impulse to self-decorate,” a fascination that...
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Kéré Architecture Proposes New Design for Benin's National Assembly in Porto-Novo

Kéré Architecture Proposes New Design for Benin's National Assembly in Porto-Novo

20 days ago   |   Arch Daily   |   2 articles

Courtesy of Kéré Architecture Kéré Architecture has unveiled first images of its proposal for the Benin National Assembly. Located in Porto-Novo, in the Republic of Benin , the...
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A Vision of Asian-American Cinema That Questions the Very Premise

20 days ago   |   NY Times

Lulu Wang, Lee Isaac Chung, Bing Liu, Alan Yang, Justin Chon, Sandi Tan and Mira Nair talk forthrightly about staying true to themselves while navigating Hollywood and issues...
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A Memoir About Queer Identity, Told One Gay Bar at a Time

22 days ago   |   NY Times

In his new memoir, “Gay Bar,” Jeremy Atherton Lin documents his personal history and the history of queer identity by exploring gay bars around the world.
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Regarding Photographs: On the Ethics of Photography II

Regarding Photographs: On the Ethics of Photography II

1 month ago   |   Peta Pixel

In the previous essay I set aside a category of ethical issues around photographs. Specifically, the issues that arise from the very existence of the photo, rather than from...
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A Painter Explores His Royal Roots

1 month ago   |   NY Times

Roméo Mivekannin's great-great-grandfather was an African king whose treasures were looted by colonial forces. As France prepares to return some of the artifacts, the painter...
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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 ...

Francis Towne - part 8

Francis Towne - part 8

Francis Towne (1739 - 1816) was born in Isleworth, Middlesex. In 1752 he was apprenticed to a leading coach painter in London, Thomas Brookshead. In 1759 he won a design prize... Read more ...

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Psalm 10 - Plea for God's Judgment

Psalm 10 - Plea for God's Judgment

In the Psalms we read how afflictions must be borne, and what should say both during and after the affliction. Athanasius, On the Interpretation of the Psalms The psalmist... Read more ...

100 Dante Cantos - 100 Videos

Tommaso Todesca is a Goodreads friend of mine who I know as Tom LA. It turns out he's a big fan of the Divine Comedy who has been working on 100 youtube videos, one for each... Read more ...

The Black Leopard: One Man's Quest to Capture the Ultimate Wildlife Photo

The Black Leopard: One Man's Quest to Capture the Ultimate Wildlife Photo

Behind every once-in-a-lifetime photograph is a story. Sometimes these are stories of luck-of being in the right place, at the right time, with the right lens attached to your... Read more ...

What Is a Ballet Body?

With performances on pause, many dancers are rethinking their relationship to weight. Read more ...

The Louvre Turns to Merch

The famous French museum has embraced all retail opportunities in an effort to offset the economic effects of the pandemic. Read more ...

Dozens of Mushroom Characters Populate a Family Tree in Whimsically Painted...

Dozens of Mushroom Characters Populate a Family Tree in Whimsically Painted Photographs by Jana Paleckova

All images © Jana Paleckova, shared with permission An affinity for fleshy spores runs in the long line of ancestors laid out in a family tree by Jana Paleckova. The... Read more ...

Keanu Reeves Comic Book Arrives Wednesday

BRZRKR, a new comic book created and co-written by the actor, has a character who looks a lot like him. It's also receiving high orders from comic-book shops. Read more ...

Britney Spears's Father Says He Hopes She Won't Need a Conservatorship

The father's lawyer shared that opinion on CNN recently, almost a month after a documentary examining the arrangement was released. Read more ...