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Let Black Voices Ring Again

Let Black Voices Ring Again

5 hours ago   |   Arts

Let Black Voices Ring Again Using Design to Help a Community Reclaim Its History Don Ball Mon, 05/10/2021 - 20:07 Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Athens, Ohio, the focus of a...
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'America on Fire' Explores the Roots of Black Rebellion

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

In “America on Fire,” Elizabeth Hinton explores the long, semi-forgotten history of resistance to police violence.
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A Monumental Book Printed on Uncut Paper Celebrates Hokusai's Iconic ‘Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji'

A Monumental Book Printed on Uncut Paper Celebrates Hokusai's Iconic ‘Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji'

8 hours ago   |   Colossal

All images © Taschen, shared with permission A forthcoming volume from Taschen is an homage to renowned Japanese ukiyo-e artist Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) and his iconic...
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Illusory Photographs of Mountain Landscapes Are Flipped 90 Degrees to Reveal Human-Like Profiles

1 day ago   |   Colossal

“Sleeping Greek Woman” in the upper Austrian pre-alps. All images © Bernhard Lang, shared with permission There's a long history of connecting natural occurrences and...
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This ‘Photo' Imagines What George Washington Would Look Like Today

This ‘Photo' Imagines What George Washington Would Look Like Today

1 day ago   |   Peta Pixel

Here's a photorealistic portrait that imagines what George Washington would look like if he were a politician in the present day instead of back in the 18th century. The...
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How Humans Gained an ‘Extra Life'

1 day ago   |   NY Times

In Steven Johnson's latest book, he looks at what he calls “one of the greatest achievements in the history of our species,” that life spans have more than doubled since the...
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An Anti-Gang Activist, a Shooting and a Community Long Abused and Ignored

1 day ago   |   NY Times

“The Holly,” by Julian Rubinstein, explores the history of gang violence in a historically Black Denver neighborhood, and the often misguided efforts of law enforcement...
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How Napoleon Became One of History's Most Rapacious Art Looters

1 day ago   |   NY Times

“Plunder,” by Cynthia Saltzman, recounts the French general's vast thefts of European art and sculpture through the story of a single magnificent painting, Veronese's “The...
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An Island Nation With Mighty Clout

1 day ago   |   NY Times

“How Iceland Changed the World,” by Egill Bjarnason, offers a jaunty history of a small country with an outsize influence on global affairs.
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A Brief History of Ground Glass Focusing Loupes

A Brief History of Ground Glass Focusing Loupes

4 days ago   |   Peta Pixel

This article is dedicated to a very helpful yet often-overlooked photographic accessory. After scouring the Web, I have only been able to find few brief entries dedicated to...
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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 ...

Delightful Characters Spring to Life in Hand-Cranked Wooden Automata by...

Delightful Characters Spring to Life in Hand-Cranked Wooden Automata by Kazuaki Harada

Japanese woodworker Kazuaki Harada has spent the last few years designing these playful automata that activate with a simple hand-crank. Watch miners work in tandem, a figure... Read more ...

Crimson Stars

Crimson Stars

Click link to purchase - $80 - 5x7" original watercolour painting in 8x10"mat.Ready to frame. These red pears are called Starkrimson... so I played around with the name of them... Read more ...

And We're Back!

And We're Back!

Let's Sketch Chicago - Washington Square Park Sunday, May 16 12 PM - 3 PM Hosted by Alex Zonis and Urban Sketchers Chicago Details The time has come! The time for us to try for... Read more ...

“Botanica Resistente” by ETNIK in Rome, Italy

“Botanica Resistente” by ETNIK in Rome, Italy

Recently, the urban artist ETNIK , flanked by Mirko Pierri, curator of urban art for the a.DNA association, was finally able to start transforming the facade of the Liceo... Read more ...

Trau Quy House / TOOB STUDIO

Trau Quy House / TOOB STUDIO

Trâu Quỳ, Gia Lâm, Hà Nội, Vietnam Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Trieu Chien Area: 95.0 m2 Read more ...

Original Alcohol Ink Contemporary Abstract Cosmos, Geologic Abstract...

Original Alcohol Ink Contemporary Abstract Cosmos, Geologic Abstract Painting "BURST" by Richmond Artist Lou Jordan

10"x10" Alcohol inks on Yupo on Panel/Available Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionistic Floral Landscape Palette Knife Original Oil...

Contemporary Impressionistic Floral Landscape Palette Knife Original Oil Painting by Sheri Jones

Painted Meadow Demo14x11 Oil on wood panel I created this as a demo for the Lake Granbury Art Association. I used my plein air sketch, a preliminary drawing and photo to create... Read more ...

Music Art, Treble Clef, Abstract Expressionism, Contemporary Art, Acrylic...

Music Art, Treble Clef, Abstract Expressionism, Contemporary Art, Acrylic Painting “Blue Note” by Arizona Abstract Artist Cynthia A. Berg

24"x 18"x5/8" Geometric background of alternating shades of black and purples. The background varies from slightly to highly textured. I have highlighted the textures in the... Read more ...

4368 in twos and threes

4368 in twos and threes

Still life, acrylic, 6" x 6" $100 Read more ...

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Nir Elias / Reuters Qusay Dawud / AFP / Getty Jack Guez / AFP / Getty Abbas Momani / AFP / Getty Youssef Massoud / AFP / Getty Abbas Momani / AFP / Getty Mohammed Abed / AFP... Read more ...