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1 month ago   |   NY Times

A trip through Dad's heart and closet. Fannie Farmer gets an obituary. The sometimes blurry truth about Lasik. Time to tune up your summer reading list and more.
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Nick Meglin Obit in the NY Times

Nick Meglin Obit in the NY Times

2 monthes ago   |   Tom Richmond

The Lovely Anna and Nick at the 2008 Reubens The New York Times published a terrific obituary/article on the late Nick Meglin today. It's a real tribute to Nick's importance in...
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Photojournalist David Douglas Duncan Dies at 102

Photojournalist David Douglas Duncan Dies at 102

2 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

Legendary American photojournalist David Douglas Duncan has died. One of the most influential photographers of the 20th century, Duncan was best known for his combat...
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She Painted Portraits of ‘Overlooked' Women. Then She Made a Dress

2 monthes ago   |   NY Times

With MeToo in mind, 17-year-old Avalon Hester turned a Times obituary series into a pleated gown.
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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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AFP Chief Photographer Killed in Kabul Suicide Blast Targeting Journalists

3 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

AFP Kabul Chief Photographer Shah Marai was killed today in a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan. The blast was clearly targeting journalists - at least eight others were...
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Abbas, Magnum Photographer, Dies at 74

Abbas, Magnum Photographer, Dies at 74

3 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

Abbas, the Iranian photojournalist and Magnum photographer, died in Paris today at the age of 74. His passing was announced by Magnum , which published an obituary and a set of...
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Quilt collector extraordinare

Quilt collector extraordinare

4 monthes ago   |   Art With a Needle

Just read an obituary on Eli Leon , one of the most famous quilt collectors of recent times. Starting in the 1970s he bought quilts at flea markets in California, and soon...
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RIP, Chuck Westfall: The Photo Industry Just Lost a Legend

RIP, Chuck Westfall: The Photo Industry Just Lost a Legend

4 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

Chuck Westfall has died. A legend in the camera industry, Westfall was a photographer who served as a technical representative and advisor at Canon for decades. Nancy Winnings...
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The Challenge of Writing Sylvia Plath's New York Times Obituary 55 Years After She Died

5 monthes ago   |   NY Times

It would be something like time traveling, only - unlike time travelers in the movies - I would know the future without having a chance to change it.
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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 ...

$Highest bid for a good cause$

$Highest bid for a good cause$

Here in Newport, RI we all look forward to Wet Paint at the The Newport Art Museum. It's a big fundraising event which culminates in a live auction and brings artists and the... Read more ...

New Belgium Brewing East Coast Brewery / Perkins+Will

New Belgium Brewing East Coast Brewery / Perkins+Will

© Mark Herboth Photography Architects: Perkins+Will Location: Asheville, North Carolina, United States Lead Architects: Perkins+Will, NC Practice Area: 123350.0 ft2 Project... Read more ...

Bjarke Ingels: "New York is not the Capital of the United States. It is a...

Bjarke Ingels: "New York is not the Capital of the United States. It is a Capital of the World."

Since moving to New York in 2010, BIG founder Bjarke Ingels has built an impressive portfolio, from developed projects such as VIA 57 West and The Eleventh to propositions such... Read more ...

Contemporary Fine Art Painting,Nature Art, Aspen Leaf,”Fall Delight” by...

Contemporary Fine Art Painting,Nature Art, Aspen Leaf,”Fall Delight” by Colorado Artist Gerri Calpin

8"x8"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas Black painted sides, ready to hang or display on table easel. $100 Read more ...

SUMMER SALE-Mixed media abstract tree collage landscape, "Snowy Dawn" by...

SUMMER SALE-Mixed media abstract tree collage landscape, "Snowy Dawn" by Colorado Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson Fine Art

6"x12"x1.5" Mixed Media on Panel /Available SUMMER SALE PRICE $199 Read more ...

"End of the Evening" Original Impressionist landscape sunset oil painting by...

"End of the Evening" Original Impressionist landscape sunset oil painting by Janice Trane Jones

"End of the Evening" is an original 18 x 36 x 1.5 oil on a canvas wrap. This is a large landscape painting of the last light of the night just as the vivid colors light up the... Read more ...

Temporary Home for Walk&Talk Festival / Mezzo Atelier

Temporary Home for Walk&Talk Festival / Mezzo Atelier

© Francisco Nogueira Architects: Mezzo Atelier Location: Ponta Delgada, Portugal Team: Giacomo Mezzadri, Joana de Oliveira Area: 150.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Wacky Reference Wednesdays, No. 386

Wacky Reference Wednesdays, No. 386

X-23. 2018. Gouache on mixed media board, 9 × 12″. (Claws also made from Strathmore Mixed Media Board) gouache washes to hone the drawing decided to add a hand pencils Read more ...

Lefortovo / buro5

Lefortovo / buro5

© Luciano Spinelli Architects: buro5 Location: Moscow, Russia Architect In Charge: Boris Denisyuk Area: 75.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Luciano Spinelli © Luciano... Read more ...

Contemporary Beach Art, Abstract Seascape Painting, Coastal Art "Caribbean...

Contemporary Beach Art, Abstract Seascape Painting, Coastal Art "Caribbean Melody" by International Contemporary Landscape Artist Kimberly Conrad

Kimberly Conrad Contemporary Artist 6.5"x9.5" Acrylic on 140 lb Archival Paper. These lovely little originals paintings frame beautifully as shown below. This painting is... Read more ...