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A love of strong colours and simple shapes is something that resonates throughout all of Lucia Calfapietra's work. The Italian illustrator, who lives in Paris, is gaining recognition for her unique…
01.20 / 07:51
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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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• 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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Filmmaker Roman Polanski will preside over this year's César Awards ceremony, the French equivalent of the …
01.18 / 15:24
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Whether you're at university, looking for a job, working for someone else or freelancing – you undoubtedly need an online presence to succeed. But being on Behance or Cargo Collective alone might n…
01.18 / 08:20
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Flanked by its flagship news broadcast, local reporting and special programming, CBC News is set to march in to the Canadian Screen Awards with 33 television…
01.18 / 01:42
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Now heading into its 33rd year, Robert Redford's Sundance Festival showcases independent film and has developed a reputation for highlighting breakout movies that go on to bigger things. This year, nine Canadian works are on the slate, with three from indigenous…
01.17 / 17:30
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NPR's David Greene recently spoke with producer-musician-Snapchatter DJ Khaled about his jet ski adventure, his love of pillows, and all the things "they" don't want you to…
01.17 / 15:20
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"The possibility that light is visible in fog fascinates me," says Lucas Zimmermann – a German photographer whose series, Traffic Lights, has captured the attention of the world since it began two y…
01.17 / 14:25
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There must have been something in the air at the Royal College of Art in the late 1950s: the school produced such 20th century art luminaries as R.B. Kitaj, David Hockney, Patrick Caulfield and…
01.17 / 08:19
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