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25 creative room divider ideas

Becky Nielsen While seating and tables tend to get the lion’s share of attention (and budget) when redecorating a space, there’s no denying the transformative powers of a room divider or room divider. room. Whether used to wall up bedrooms in a loft or hung as art, considering the smarts room divider ideas can help […]

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Bursting the Teenagers bubble: Smoking cigarettes, cool or deadly?

By Dr Namrata Rupani There are many reasons why a person starts smoking, but most of them start smoking in adolescence between 14 and 18 years old. Some may succumb to peer pressure and start smoking socially. Others start smoking to look “cooler” than their peers, while many think smoking is a way to relieve […]

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Twin Steeples Creative Arts Center Announces Summer Activities | Livingston/Tangipahoa

The Twin Steeples Creative Arts Center in downtown Ponchatoula is gearing up for its first summer program. The summer events kick off at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1 with Trippin’ with Trailblazers. Discover the innovative women in dance and music of Cynthia Fellom Tricou, co-founder, artistic director and teacher at Fellom Ballet, and James […]

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Navigator’s Guide to Downtown Searsport

By Alexandra HallPhotographed by Dave WaddellExcerpt from our June 2022 issue Searsport is no longer the place of world trade that its deep-water port made it in the 19th century, but it still has ornate sea captain’s houses and imposing brick and granite commercial buildings, in Italian styles and Greek Revival, lining Main Street. Today, […]

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The French film “The Worst” wins the Certain Regard at Cannes

Predicting the winners is always a mad dash in the Un Certain Regard section (the Cannes Film Festival’s second most prestigious competition) and it turned out tonight, as the little-heralded French entry “The Worst Ones (Les Pires) “, a The first feature film by director duo Lise Akoka and Romane Gueret received the first prize […]

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The Guide #36: From Marvin Gaye to the Macarena, Inside One Man’s Quest to Review Over 1,000 US Number 1s | Culture

This week, something a little different: an interview with journalist Tom Breihan, author of one of my favorite pop culture columns, Stereogum’s The Number Ones. In 2018, Tom came up with the ambitious and daring idea of ​​reviewing every Billboard No. 1 single in chronological order and assigning each a rating out of 10. Tom’s […]

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Female still life at Colnaghi, London

THE City of Milan declared the year 2020-21 as a celebration of talented women. In this context, the Palazzo Reale has planned an important exhibition of 35 Italian women artists of the 16th and 17th centuries. It began with the sculptress Properzia de’ Rossi, the only woman to appear in Giorgio Vasari’s Abridged Biography of […]

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Phillips will feature works by design masters spanning the 20th and 21st centuries

Joris Laarman | “Bone” chair, 2006 | Estimate: $500,000 – $700,000Courtesy of Phillips Phillips will feature works by design masters Between 20th and 21st centuries Sale on June 7 at Feature Works by Alberto Giacometti, François-Xavier Lalanne, Joris Laarman, Shiro Kuramata, Harry Bertoia and Ron Arad NEW YORK – MAY 25, 2022 – Phillips is […]

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“We didn’t expect to be so popular!” 1300 Australian-Korean rappers hit the big time | Music

IIn director Park Chan-wook’s 2003 neo-noir thriller Oldboy, a man is held captive for 15 years before being locked in a trunk and dragged to an empty field, left alone to solve the mystery of how he got there and why. Two decades and 8,000 miles away, the members of hip-hop collective 1300 (pronounced one-three-hundred) […]

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MFA hires folk art curator, a first for the museum

Michael J. Bramwell, artist, scholar, and curator, will join the Museum of Fine Arts as Joyce Linde Curator of Folk and Self-Taught Art, a newly created position within the Art of the Americas department at the museum. In her new role, which is part of a larger folk art initiative, Bramwell will work with colleagues […]

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‘Top Gun: Maverick’ is a military movie miracle

Let’s review and post that. Moviegoers had every reason to expect that a “Top Gun” sequel more than three decades after the original film’s release would be one of those legendary disasters. Too much time had passed and the world had changed too much for a movie about Navy airmen to match the images of […]

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Indie Releases, RPGs, Kickstarter and more

more and more games are coming out more than ever, and I’m so excited to be able to introduce you all amazing choices this week. We have a game from #RPGSEA (Role Playing Games: South East Asia), End of Navathem (funded through the Our Shores Kickstarter earlier this year), and a bunch of other amazing […]

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LeMoyne Arts pays tribute to beloved artist Ron Yrabedra

LeMoyne Arts’ main drawing and painting studio in its new arts education center will be called the Ron Yrabedra Drawing and Painting Studio. This tribute is intended to honor the role Yrabedra played in the development of LeMoyne and to keep the memory of the beloved artist, teacher and friend of the Tallahassee art community […]

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Opening of the General Idea retrospective at the National Gallery of Canada

One of Canada’s most influential groups of artists, General Idea typified the irreverent spirit that swirled in the country’s art and culture throughout the late 20th century. Decidedly anti-establishment and brimming with both social criticism and playfulness, the collective trio was an icon of queer culture that sported the veneer of consumerist culture. Early next […]

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Look to the Streets for Cutting-Edge Visual Art: Darlene G. Michitsch

Guest columnist Darlene G. Michitsch is an associate professor of art history at Baldwin Wallace University. Originally from Clevelander, she has an abiding interest in local artists – past, present and future. Northeast Ohio is wonderfully awash with art institutions, from its esteemed museums to its pulsating gallery scene: the century-old Cleveland Museum of Art; […]

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Liversedge’s North Yorkshire Seascapes on Display at Summer Exhibition

Liversedge artist Josie Barraclough Josie Barraclough’s paintings reflect her individualistic interpretation of East Coast landscapes in oil and mixed media. Born in Scarborough but now working permanently out of her studio in Liversedge, Josie works in a naturalistic style, with inspiration for the work evident in nature, including animal and plant life as well as […]

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Meyer: Theistic Implications of the Multiverse

Image credit: Gerd Altmann via Pixabay. Stephen Meyer writes to The daily thread examines the rise of the multiverse – in popular culture, inspired by the imaginations of scientists. From “The Madness of the Multiverse and the Strangeness of Atheism”: As millions of fans know, Marvel Studios recently released its latest superhero blockbuster. Doctor Strange […]

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Reflections: assessment of an exhibition of self-portraits | Free

Forty self-portraits by artists from the region gather the walls of the Reflections exhibition at the Trox Gallery, until May. The artists involved demonstrated a wide variety of self-image and creative expression. Pops of vibrant color sit alongside dark graphite designs; the faces of experienced professional artists look at the playful self-portraits of local children. […]

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The two attacks on the Faculty of Fine Arts

Around the same time an annual MSU Baroda Faculty of Fine Arts student exhibition was canceled due to protests against the presentation of a studentanother student was sent to prison for failing to appear at a hearing in a 2018 case which is a consequence of a similar 2007 protest. In both cases, the BJP […]

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Zack Snyder plays with the Boys Justice League parody

“We are your heroes,” echoes a powerful voice, as oversaturated images of costumed heroes fill the screen. A man in a cape dressed in blue walks through the rubble of the city and a woman in armor turns around, worried, looking for the next threat. Accompanying each shot, Wagnerian strings and bass drum thumps echo, […]

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Orléans Libraries Launches Summer of Music Workshops, Zoo Tours, Puppets, 3D Printing and More | Entertainment/Life

Fill your summer with events and activities, reading challenges, and the chance to win great prizes by signing up for the New Orleans Public Library’s annual Summer Fun program. It starts June 1. Libraries across the country are running summer reading programs to encourage reading as a lifelong habit, help children and teens maintain their […]

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Holiness is possible and church provides tools to achieve it, says cardinal

BALTIMORE — Holiness is possible, and the Catholic Church provides the tools to achieve it. That was the theme of a May 15 speech by Guinean Cardinal Robert Sarah at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Baltimore. The evening conference, which was preceded by a morning […]

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A conversation about black women, representation and pop culture

NEW YORK, NY – FEBRUARY 12: Oprah Winfrey and Beyonce attend HBO Documentary Film ‘Beyonce: … [+] Life Is But A Dream’ New York Premiere at the Ziegfeld Theater on February 12, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Parkwood Entertainment) Getty Popular phrases in the vernacular. New dance steps. Toys […]

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Adrian City Market at Pavilion Opening Saturday

ADRIAN – A new era of farmers markets and outdoor vending machines will be welcomed to Adrian this weekend. The new Adrian City Market at the Pavilion will debut for the 2022 season on Saturday, May 21 at the Farmers Market Pavilion along Toledo Street in downtown Adrian. Market hours will be 9 a.m. to […]

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Cultural festivals happening around Vancouver this summer

In a cosmopolitan city like Vancouver, there are many reasons to celebrate. Although the city has shaped its own cultural neighborhoods over time, such as Little Italy and Chinatown, its ethnic makeup comes from all over the world. Sharing a city means sharing cultures and with summer bringing residents outdoors, we’ve rounded up all the […]

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10 Best Star Wars References In The Simpsons

During its run of more than three decades, The simpsons packed in tons of movie references. Like Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thrillers and Quentin Tarantino’s postmodern gems, star wars is a cinematic well that The Simpsons writers keep coming back. RELATED: 8 Best Hitchcock References In The Simpsons Of Homer spoiling the end of The Empire […]

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Spiritual Portraits of White Culture by Alexander Si – ARTnews.com

Alexander Si operates as an anthropologist, examining recent phenomena in popular culture. Si trained in media studies at the University of Toronto before completing an MFA at the School of Visual Arts in New York, and now studies the impact of technology and media on our well-being . The multimedia artist is an observer who […]

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Community calendar 16.05.22 | Communication schedule

Monday Friends of Brunswick Library second-hand bookstore open from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday. It is open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Library, 208 Gloucester Street, Brunswick. Paperbacks are $1 and hardbacks are $2. DVDs and audio books are also available. Wednesday The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island […]

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Musical review for the benefit of the Jones Auditorium

February 20, 2022 The annual Tommy Jarrell Celebration – to commemorate the life and music of the influential local musician, is scheduled for February 24-24. 26 at the Historic Earle Theater in Mount Airy. The celebration includes concerts, a competition for young people, workshops and a film screening. The popular festival has something for all […]

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Attention deficit disorder, the anti-capitalist condition

You can’t blame the parents, though. Not getting the right upbringing doesn’t necessarily mean abuse or neglect, although it could be. Parents who are stressed and unable to adjust to their baby can do the job. Mate was born to Jewish parents in Budapest two months before the Nazis occupied the city. But it doesn’t […]

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Top Gun Maverick Toy turns Tom Cruise’s jet into a Transformer

As Top Gun: Maverick nears liftoff, Hasbro and Transformers Collaborative will re-release the Top Gun Maverick robot mashup to honor Top Gun Day. Hasbro and Transformers Collaborative will re-release the Superior gun Maverick robot mashup in honor of Superior gun Day. Superior gun is one of the most famous action drama films of the 80s, […]

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elementia number xix is ​​now available

The 19and problem of elementiafeaturing stunning writings and illustrations on the evocative theme of “the unknown,” is now available at Johnson County Library branches. elementia is Johnson County Library’s award-winning literary magazine for teens, published to represent and uplift young adults. The magazine’s editorial and design committees include high school students from across Johnson County […]

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Wim Roefs, Passionate Columbia Arts Advocate, Gallery Owner and Founder, Dies | Free time

Wim Roefs, owner of Columbia’s If ART Gallery and founding member of the 701 Center for Contemporary Art, died May 12. Roefs died of a heart attack, the gallery announced in an email. “He was an honest critic, if he was on your side you couldn’t find a better advocate for your work,” said Michaela […]

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January 6 McCarthy Committee Subpoenas – The Lead with Jake Tapper

McCarthy January 6 Committee Subpoenas – The Leader with Jake Tapper – Podcast on CNN Audio 5 p.m. ET: House committee subpoenas, US Covid-19 deaths, Milky Way black hole and more 5 things To listenCNN 5 things Thu 12 May On your computer On your mobile device Smart speakers United States World Politics Business show […]

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Mellon and Ford Foundations Announce Second Cohort of Latinx Artist Fellows

The US Latinx Art Forum, with support from the Mellon and Ford Foundations, will offer 15 other visual artists unrestricted prizes from $50,000 NEW YORK, May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Mellon Foundation and the Ford Foundation announced today the new cohort of the Latinx Artist Scholarship—a multi-year initiative administered by the American Latinx Art […]

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Carmel Art Festival unleashes outdoor artists on peninsula – Monterey Herald

Carmel is once again becoming an outdoor art studio. After a two-year COVID-induced hiatus, the legendary Carmel Art Festival will paint the city Friday through Sunday. At a time when many people are still hesitant to gather indoors, it is appropriate to hold an outdoor festival, during which 60 sworn artists from all over the […]

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Cultural Forum scheduled for Thursday in Newburyport | Local News

NEWBURYPORT – The Newburyport Cultural Council will host its first Cultural Forum on Thursday, inviting local leaders to talk about the arts in the city The intention of the forum is to solidify Newburyport as a cultural center serving the North Shore, according to the council. The event will take place at the Custom House […]

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Restaurant/bar, ax throwing, Muddy Cow is coming to town | Local News

MANKATO – A bar and restaurant with ax throwing lanes are set to open in downtown Mankato later this summer. At the top of the hill, near the River Hills shopping centre, a Muddy Cow grill and pub is about to open. The Mankato Heights Plaza, where TJ Maxx and other businesses are located, has […]

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Should we adopt a “seductive approach” to culture? Christians debate if Tim Keller’s ‘moment is over’

A recent article by James Wood, associate editor of First Things magazine, sparked heated discussion about how Christians should engage with culture. In his May 6 message, “How I evolved on Tim Keller,Wood explains that Tim Keller had a profound impact on his life, but Wood now rejects Keller’s “seductive model” of cultural engagement. “As […]

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Activists hail Arup po-mo’s landmark list | News

Full screen in popup Arup Associates’ Canon’s House in Bristol, which has been granted Grade II status Source: historic england Arup Associates’ Canon’s House in Bristol, which has been granted Grade II status Source: historic england Arup Associates’ Canon’s House in Bristol, which has been granted Grade II status Source: historic england Arup Associates’ Canon’s […]

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Professor Salamishah Tillet of Rutgers-Newark receives the Pulitzer Prize | Rutgers University

Media Contact: Carrie [email protected] Salamishah Tillet, a professor at Rutgers University in Newark, has received a Pulitzer Prize for criticism for her New York Times essays on race in arts and culture, the Pulitzer Prize Board announced today. Tillet is the Henry Rutgers Professor of African American Studies and Creative Writing at Rutgers-Newark and Director […]

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Professor Fred Hagstrom receives Distinguished Teaching of Art Award – News – Carleton College

Professor Fred Hagstrom At the College Art Association (CAA) Annual Conference in January, Fred Hagstrom, Rae Schupack Nathan Art Professor of Carleton, received the 2022 CAA Distinguished Teaching of Art Award. A Carleton faculty member since 1984, Hagstrom has had a profound impact on his students, many of whom have gone on to pursue careers […]

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Artsy CMO Everette Taylor: “I want to help democratize the art world”

“If you told me at 15 that I would help run an art business, I never would have believed you. I’m from Southside, Richmond, Virginia. That’s the hood. A lot of people in the art world come from privileged backgrounds where they grew up with art. I fell into it by chance. I peeked behind […]

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness opens to $185 million at the box office

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness will easily top the box office this weekend. The latest Marvel Cinematic Universe will earn at least $185 million based on Disney’s conservative official estimates. Analysts estimate the total could reach more than $195 million once Sunday’s receipts are accounted for. Either way, it’s the biggest opening for […]

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LET’S TALK: Remembering our mothers on a special day

I want to buy a new car/But the price is not good Be a cheaper inconvenience (yes, it would be)/Start cycling They make milk with powder / I have the [babies] tears Rich climbed higher / made the parents lie Lord, she’s a real mother to you (yeah)… -Johnny “Guitar” Watson A mother’s love is […]

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Selections from Will Calhoun’s Rhythm Art/AZA Collection on Display at the National Museum of Mathematics, Ongoing Through July – Our Time Press

What do science, math and fine arts have to do with music?Plenty says Grammy Award-winning drummer Will Calhoun whose performance-art work combines his love for sound and science at an exhibition of selections from his groundbreaking Rhythm Art/AZA collection at the National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath) in Manhattan, which will continue until July 31. (The […]

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The FABRIC Arts Festival is coming to Fall River on May 12, 13 and 14

FALL RIVER — The third edition of the FABRIC Arts Festival will take place May 12, 13 and 14 at various locations across Fall River. Presented by Nova Inglaterra’s Casa dos Açores, curated by Michael Benevides in Fall River with the Portugal-based curatorial team of Jesse James and Sofia Carolina Botelho, the event is titled […]

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Free Pocket | Architect magazine

Raphael Gamo DL1310 Apartments in Mexico City by Young + Ayata and Michan Architecture It’s taken a few decades, but we’re finally getting to the point where theoretical assessments of the effects of computing and communications technology are becoming more thorough. These questions are deepened today in the historical perspective, not only by focusing on […]

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Lauren Halsey brings her vision of South Central Los Angeles to New York

Almost every day at dawn, artist Lauren Halsey travels to South Central Los Angeles to collect items. She collects all the objects that catch her eye along the way and takes pictures on her phone. These discoveries, along with the ephemera she’s kept since her teenage years making collages (magazine clippings, church figurines, shiny aluminum […]

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Myths Underpin ‘Humanities Crisis’ Discourse (Opinion)

Every time I read Inside Higher Education, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Times Higher Education, The New York Times, The Washington Postsemi-academic periodicals and books in the Johns Hopkins University Press Higher Education Series, I encounter persistent myths of the modern university, and in particular of the humanities. Drowned in contradictions, they jump on each […]

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Wall Street plunges after Fed interest rate hike – The Lead with Jake Tapper

Wall Street Plunges After Fed Interest Rate Hike – The Leader with Jake Tapper – Podcast on CNN Audio 5 p.m. ET: Ukrainian steel mill, SCOTUS draft leak, Dow plunge and more 5 things To listenCNN 5 things Thu, May 5 On your computer On your mobile device Smart speakers United States World Politics Business […]

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“Look at the artists.” Meet Herb Alpert, music legend and longtime arts philanthropist

In April 2019, I spoke with legendary musician, record executive, and philanthropist Herb Alpert, who was preparing to celebrate the 25th anniversary of his Herb Alpert Awards in the Arts, which he designed with his wife Lani Hall, and in collaboration with the California Institute of the Arts. It was a typically free conversation with […]

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Ukraine-Russia War Breaking News: Live Updates

WASHINGTON — The United States provided intelligence on Russian units that enabled the Ukrainians to target and kill numerous Russian generals who died in action during the war in Ukraine, according to senior American officials. Ukrainian officials said they killed about 12 generals on the front lines, a number that stunned military analysts. The targeting […]

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The classical music critic compares the scene in the two cities

HOUSTON — A friend who had lived in both Dallas and Houston once commented on their difference. “Houston is always more willing to take risks,” he said. “Dallas is too busy looking over his shoulder to see what people are thinking.” It paints both cities with broad brushes, but there’s something about it. I thought […]

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Evil Dead Rise is terrifying according to Sam Raimi

It’s no surprise that right now everyone seems to want to talk to the MCU’s Sam Raimi, with his new time-travel movie Doctor Strange 2 hitting theaters May 5th. But, it’s worth remembering that a new Evil Dead movie is coming later this year, and Raimi described Evil Dead Rise as “terrifying” and promised the […]

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UMaine in Farmington Names Spring Wilson Scholars

The 2022 University of Maine Farmington Spring Wilson Scholars, left to right, are Isabelle King, Miles Stevens, and Nik Schultz. Back from left are Drew Monteith and Maxen Ryder. Not pictured are Daniela Lilly Rodiles and Emily Moore. UMF picture The Michael Wilson Scholars Program at the University of Maine at Farmington has named seven […]

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He wrapped landmarks in fabric. Years later, his art ended up in a dumpster.

The gauze-wrapped building towered over the East Village like a bandaged wound. It was May 1979 and the artist, Francis Hines, had covered an abandoned five-story building with 3,500 yards of white fabric, sealing loosely inside strewn drug needles and crumbling walls. At the time, said a friend of Mr. Hines, the soft, bloated installation […]

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Who is Peter Thiel, the billionaire who helped found Facebook and invests in the Conservatives?

In December 2010, the movie “The Social Network” brought the story of Facebook to theaters. Starring Jesse Eisenberg (Justice League) as Mark Zuckerberg, and Andrew Garfield (The Amazing Spider-Man) and Justin Timberlake (The Price of Tomorrow) as co-founders Eduardo Saverin and Sean Parker, the film delves into the behind-the-scenes process that turned a resentful Zuckerberg […]

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World-class arts, dishes and beats are back on the menu at Elemental AKL

Auckland’s favorite mid-year festival, elementary AKL returns in July with a sensational season of curated experiences celebrating the unique culture, cuisine and creativity of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. From July 14-31, Elemental AKL 2022 will whet the appetite and awaken the senses as the finest cuisine, performing and visual arts, and live music […]

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Five Wellington finalists for the prestigious Adam Portraiture Award

Five Wellingtonians have been shortlisted as finalists for the Adam Prize for Portraiture. Sacha Lees, Sam Balzer, Kate MacIntyre, Clark Roworth and Erica Gray have been announced as five of 45 finalists from New Zealand. prestigious and popular portrait award. The prize is a biennial portrait painting competition held at the National Portrait Gallery in […]