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10 New Books We Recommend This Week

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.
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John McWhorter Takes a Serious Look at Profanity

3 days ago   |   NY Times

In “Nine Nasty Words,” McWhorter explains that offensive language depends on time, place and history.
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Grant Spotlight: City of Asylum's Jazz Poetry Festival

Grant Spotlight: City of Asylum's Jazz Poetry Festival

7 days ago   |   Arts

Grant Spotlight: City of Asylum's Jazz Poetry Festival Date Fri, 04/30/2021 - 12:00 Carolyn Coons Thu, 04/29/2021 - 15:22 Author By Carolyn Coons Teaser Image 0058 20190919...
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A Rare Toshiba Typewriter from the 1950s Operates with a Trilingual Index of Thousands of Characters

8 days ago   |   Colossal

 In the 1940s, Toshiba began producing index typewriters with massive, horizontal cylinders containing thousands of symbols. One edition, the BW-2112-watch the demonstration...
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The Renovated Neue Nationalgalerie Utilizes Designs by Dornbracht

The Renovated Neue Nationalgalerie Utilizes Designs by Dornbracht

9 days ago   |   Arch Daily

© Marcus Ebener Around six years after the decision was made to renovate the Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin , the completed design is soon to reopen to the public. The extensive...
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‘Slime Language 2,' by Young Thug and Friends, Reaches No. 1

11 days ago   |   NY Times

The compilation featuring the Atlanta rapper and various artists from his Young Stoner Life label bested Taylor Swift for the top spot on Billboard's album chart.
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Twitter Rolls Out 4K Image Support on iOS and Android

Twitter Rolls Out 4K Image Support on iOS and Android

15 days ago   |   Peta Pixel

Following last month's announcement that it was testing full-size images as previews in timelines , Twitter today announced that both iOS and Android users can choose to upload...
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Visual Form Agnosia

Visual Form Agnosia

16 days ago   |   Gurney Journey

Visual form agnosia is the inability to recognize familiar objects. The problem isn't just being able to name something that you see; it's understanding the meaning of them...
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Writing in Italian, Jhumpa Lahiri Found a New Voice

17 days ago   |   NY Times

In an unusual literary and linguistic feat, the Pulitzer-winning author of “Interpreter of Maladies” and “The Namesake” wrote her latest novel, “Whereabouts,” in Italian and...
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Netflix Debuts Italy's First TV Show With a Majority Black Cast

21 days ago   |   NY Times

The creators of “Zero,” including the co-writer Antonio Dikele Distefano, say they hope viewers enjoy it so much that the characters' racial identity becomes irrelevant.
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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 ...

On The Sunny Side

On The Sunny Side

Saturday Leftover Day. Tom Sims was a comic strip writer who is known for little else than his stint as a writer on The Thimble Theater, the strip that was known for... Read more ...

"Green Roof"

"Green Roof"

This is my demo painting I did two days ago for my One-Day Zoom Workshop. It was another successful one. The feedbacks from my 3 Zoom workshops so far have approved that using... Read more ...

Gorgeous Sunset With Magical Statues Of Easter Island Chile Watercolor

Gorgeous Sunset With Magical Statues Of Easter Island Chile Watercolor

I was always fascinated by monumental statues of Easter Island, Chile. Here is the watercolor painting of a gorgeous sunset on Easter Island with their Moai Stones. This... Read more ...

The Art Party Circuit Comes Roaring Back at Frieze New York

But even Michael R. Bloomberg, whose name graces the building, got stuck outside the Shed until he provided the proper Covid documentation. Read more ...

Got Masks? Here's What to Do With Them

As more people are vaccinated and guidelines around mask wearing are easing, some are finding ways to preserve, repurpose and recycle their face coverings. Read more ...

Jake Tapper's Hero Is Embedded With the Rat Pack, Hoping to Catch a Rat

Tapper's new thriller, “The Devil May Dance,” plumbs the connections among Hollywood, the Mafia and the Kennedy administration. Read more ...

Trying to Imagine Post-Pandemic Life? Virginia Woolf and Toni Morrison Can Help

“To the Lighthouse” and “Beloved” suggest how to envision a world we might actually want to re-enter. Read more ...

Making a Collagraph from Mat Board with Acrylic Gloss Varnish

Making a Collagraph from Mat Board with Acrylic Gloss Varnish

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Acrylic Gloss Varnish Sealer on Mat Board Collagraphs When you make a collagraph plate from mat board , the... Read more ...

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More experiments with reduction printing

More experiments with reduction printing

This is a 7 color reduction linocut print on japanese mulberry paper, roughly 9 x 11 in size. Below are each of the different colors as they were printed. Read more ...