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The Board of the Venice Architecture Biennale appointed Grafton Architects co-founders Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara yesterday as the curators of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, which will take place May 26 to November 25 in 2018. UTEC campus in Lima, designed by Grafton Architects. The Venice Biennale is familiar ground to Farrell and McNamara, who … Continue reading "Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara to curate 2018 Venice…
On the OutDaughtered episode ‘The Quints Take Manhattan,’ the whole Busby family (2 adults, one 5-year-old and the quint babies) leave Texas to travel to New York for a live TV appearance. Parents Adam and Danielle get asked a lot of questions like how many diapers do you change a day (60) and when do you […
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KYIV – The feature documentary film “Okradena Zemlya” premiered in Kyiv at “Ukrayinskyi Dim” (Ukraine House) on the Khreshchatyk on November 25 to a standing ovation.  The showing was organized by the Memorial to the Victims of Holodomor National Museum with the Ukrainian Institute of National Memory, as part of the worldwide Holodomor commemorations. Official […]…
01.17 / 18:49
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Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig is introducing China’s Guan Hanqing to William Shakespeare. This is a neat trick, given that the two playwrights are separated by more than 300 years and 5,000 miles. Cowhig, an assistant professor in UC Santa Barbara’s Department of Theater and Dance, has adapted Guan’s 13th…
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The ongoing exhibition of works by German artist Hans-Peter Feldmann at Galerie Des Galeries in Paris ends soon on January 21, 2017. It's your last opportunity to view the recent works of one of the world’s seminal contemporary artists.Known for his deeply sensory and intensely personal works, Feldmann, 75, has been shown at the world's most prestigious venues, including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York.In all his works, the artist relies heavily on imagery to comment on human l…
01.17 / 18:27
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Tate has officially announced Maria Balshaw as its new Director following weeks of speculation.  Currently Director of the Whitworth (University of Manchester) and Manchester City Galleries, and Director of Culture for Manchester City Council, Balshaw will take up her new post on 1 June 2017, becoming the first woman to be appointed to the role.With the appointment by the gallery’s Board of Trustees having been approved by the Prime Minister, The Rt Hon Theresa May MP, Balshaw will be …
01.17 / 17:51
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A dynamic team of architects, designers and consultants are celebrating the completion of the £22m cultural hub project, The Curve, located in the centre of Slough, Berkshire, UK. The Curve is the flagship public building and the key community amenity in the on-going regeneration of Slough’s town centre, where over £45m of public investment has already been … Continue reading "The Curve completes in the Heart of…
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…
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GREENWICH, CONN. – The Bruce Museum and the Hôtel de Caumont Centre d’Art in Aix-en-Provence, France, are mounting a major monographic exhibition of the art of the French Impressionist Alfred Sisley. The first retrospective in more than 20 years of this purest of all the major Impressionists, “Alfred Sisley (1839-1899): Impressionist Master” spotlights about 50 …
01.17 / 17:19
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The Marvelous Nerd Year’s Eve convention that took over the Sheraton Hotel Dallas at the end of the year wasn’t so marvelous for its parent company. Thanks to poor execution of the four-day event, which featured Stan Lee as the main draw along with 40 other big names in…
01.17 / 16:42
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© Danica O. Kus Architects: BURO II & ARCHI+I Location: Antwerp, Belgium Architect In Charge: Rita Agneessens, Thomas Dierickx Area: 8395.58 m2 Project Year: 2015 Photographs: Danica O. Kus © Danica O. Kus This project consists of a new child and teenager campus, comprising a kindergarten, a primary school and a secondary school. The … Continue reading "Hardenvoort Campus for Youth & Children / BURO II & A…
In The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills episode ‘It's Expensive to Be Me’, after hosting Game Night at her house, Kyle Richards has lunch with Lisa Rinna and Eden Sassoon. Before lunch, Lisa primed Eden about Kyle’s sister Kim Richards, who is a recovering alcoholic. Rinna says Kim is “probably mostly sober right now” and […]…
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In The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills episode ‘It's Expensive to Be Me’, while Erika Girardi and Kyle Richards vacation in Greece, and Lisa Rinna continues to stir the pot with Eden Sassoon, Lisa Vanderpump spends time with her son, Max Todd. Max was adopted. And now as an adult, he wants to find his biological […
01.17 / 15:46
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STURBRIDGE, MASS. – It was a Happy New Year with Dave White and about 80 of his best friends – antiques dealers all – at the Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center with the opening on December 31, 2016, and then all day January 1, 2017. This is the third year for what is becoming…
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The advocate for reproductive healthcare dreamed up the video to celebrate Planned Parenthood's 100-Year…
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The 2017 honorees for the biennial Texas Medal of Arts Awards have been announced, and it's a pretty starry list. Recognizing "amazing Texans who have made powerful contributions to the arts here at home and around the world," the awards are given by the Texas Cultural Trust and will be held in Austin February 21-22. This year's winners are a diverse bunch of actors, musicians, dancers, artists, writers, architects, reporters, and philanthropists. They will…
01.17 / 15:26
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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…
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© Mark Herboth Photography LLC Architects: Weinstein Friedlein Architects Location: Henderson, NC, United States Area: 2850.0 ft2 Project Year: 2015 Photographs: Mark Herboth Photography LLC Owner: Girls Scouts North Carolina Coastal Pines Engineer: Neville Engineering, Chapel Hill, NC Contractor: CT Wilson, Durham, NC © Mark Herboth Photography LLC At a lakeside camp, where tented … Continue reading "Camp Graham / Weinstein Friedlein A…
On the Bones episode ‘The Final Chapter: The New Tricks in the Old Dogs,’ the body of an old man is found in an acid dump site. The team’s investigation leads them to a retirement home. There, they talk to a number of residents including Rufus Tucker and Red Hudmore who are portrayed by TV [R…
01.17 / 15:10
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Brexit hits iPhone apps with 25% price increase Apple is increasing the cost of apps for iPhone and iPad in response to the pound’s depreciation 17 Jan 2…
01.17 / 14:52
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