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The first solo exhibition in France of the works of Etel Adnan, organized by the Institut du Monde Arabe, whose home is a Parisian landmark designed by Jean Nouvel, brings together a selection of paintings, drawings, films, poetry, and tapestries by the ninety-one-year-old Paris-based artist. Born in Beirut in 1925 to a Greek mother and…
01.21 / 17:15
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Today in Music History In 1957, country singer Patsy Cline won an Arthur Godfrey’s Talent Scout show, singing Walkin’ After Midnight.Born This Day Telly Savalas, 1924 Benny Hill, 1925 Wolfman Jack, 1939 Jack Nicklaus, 1940 Placido Domingo, 1941 Geena Davis, 1957 Charlotte…
The Cleveland Orchestra is looking for an exceptional individual to join the Sales & Marketing team to support one of the world's great…
01.20 / 22:22
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Teen singer Jackie Evancho delivered a soft-voiced rendition of the U.S. national anthem at Donald Trump's swearing-in ceremony on Friday, but the inauguration performances have exposed the obvious divisions in the country following Trump's election, with star-power turning up for unofficial, alternate programming, from the Peace Ball to protests in New York to the Women's March on…
01.20 / 20:28
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Poland's culture institute in France says it believes a previously unknown photograph of Polish composer and pianist Frédéric Chopin has probably been found by private researchers. If so, it would be only the second confirmed photographic image of h…
01.20 / 18:05
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Exhibitions at Ryerson, centred around 1971 Attica riot, elicit much more than historical interest from 2017…
01.20 / 17:04
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Maine Art Scene Magazine | (Camden, ME) The Camden Opera House along with Camden’s Winterfest/Mardi Gras of Maine and the National Toboggan Championships present The return of C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band at the Camden Opera House on February 9 at 7:00 pm. C.J., the son of Zydeco King Clifton Chenier, is a Grammy nominated, world renowned […] The post CJ Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band Return to Fire Up Camden for Winterfest appeared first on MAINE ART…
01.20 / 15:03
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Pheromones are mysterious compounds that can make a mammal smell more sexy--but that's not true for humans. Zoologist Tristram Wyatt says human pheremones are hard to…
01.19 / 23:41
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The latest film by writer/director Alain Guiraudie (Stranger by the Lake) is a brutally frank meditation on polymorphous carnality in rural southern…
01.19 / 22:28
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Saying he wants his music to get back to where it once belonged, Paul McCartney has filed a lawsuit against Sony/ATV over copyright ownership of the many hit songs he wrote with John Lennon as part of The…
01.19 / 17:24
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As stars pour out in protests around the inauguration, research suggests celebrities rarely have the power to substantially change people's political…
01.19 / 17:04
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Ellen DeGeneres set a record at the People's Choice Awards, becoming the winningest entertainer in the show's…
01.19 / 15:41
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A pair of shows at Olga Korper and Roberta Pelan embrace the chill, the AGYU’s perpetual build and semiradical abstraction at K…
01.19 / 14:39
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Context: Hollywood’s Political Bias? It’s Money Unquestionably, a majority of the people who work in Hollywood lean politically left. More than lean, in many cases. But how much of their politics makes it onto the big screen? ... read more AJBlog: diacritical | Douglas McLennan Published 2017-01-17 Privilege/Encumbrance: Part I For any person of color [&#…
01.19 / 10:12
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Translations Set in a village in 19th-century Ireland, playwright Brian Friel’s drama Translations posits a convergence of Gaelic-speaking Irish villagers and English-speaking mapmakers redrawing the map of Ireland by blithely changing age-old place names to accommodate…
The *Young & The Restless* star and founder of the ReelWorld Film Festival comes to town for a new live talk show series. In Conversation with Tonya Lee Williams Thursday, January 19, 1:30pm Alderney Landing…
01.19 / 05:05
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The xx became adored for their intimate sound. What will happen when they loudly shift away from their defining quiet? The post Can the xx mark a new spot? appeared first on…
01.18 / 22:11
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• One in three Brits are expected to book their winter getaway in January and February to beat winter blues • Nearly half of UK holidaymakers consider ‘teddy tantrums’ to be the number one cause of holiday headaches (45%) • Surprisingly, teddies ranked higher than tech troubles, with only 40% citing this as an issue […]…
01.18 / 21:23
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In TV, everything old can be new again, as NBC is officially reviving influential, hit comedy Will & Grace. The network's first new series order for the 2017-2018 broadcast season is a show that debuted about 20 years…
01.18 / 20:12
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The latest edition of the Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement opened its doors at the Centre d’Art Contemporain in Geneva on November 9, just hours after the foreboding news of Trump’s election. Andrea Bellini, Cecilia Alemani, Caroline Bourgeois and Elvira Dyangani-Ose imbued this edition with somber tones, reflecting a dark era of social and political ̷…
01.18 / 17:47
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