The National Library of France Reopens with Renovations That Add 21st Century Details to the Beaux-Arts Gem
All images © Bruno Gaudin Architects After more than a decade of renovations by architect Bruno Gaudin , the Bibliothèque Nationale de France reopened last fall with more light...
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Stunning Mosaic Image of Earth Captured by Polar-Orbiting Satellite
A recently launched NASA satellite has sent back this stunning mosaic image of Earth, captured over a 24-hour period.
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What Shows Like ‘Kaleidoscope' Tell Us About Streaming and TV
A decade of bingeing has transformed storytelling and viewing habits. But we may be starting to hit that transformation's limits.
24 days ago - NY Times
Traveling to Bethlehem
Mary and Joseph travel to Bethlehem, by camel because how not? From a Mir'at al-quds of Father Jerome Xavier, Uttar Pradesh, 1602. Publius Sulpicius Quirinius, legate of Judaea...
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A Room of One's Own Rooted in an All-Connected World
Freeze Frame from Boxed Life by Miranda Namicheishvili Multifarious experiences of cities are brought forward in Copenhagen Architecture Festival 's impressive Film Mosaic...
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"A Veritable Poem of Light": Tiffany's Mosaic Curtain in Mexico City
Tiffany Studios completed significant commissions across Latin America in the twentieth century, yet they remain surprisingly understudied.
1 month ago - Metropolitan Museum of Art
See Yayoi Kusama and Kiki Smith's Grand Central Madison Mosaics
Beach scenes, wild turkeys and fantastic abstract forms in glass grace the M.T.A.'s new Long Island Rail Road terminal, with works by other artists.
2 monthes ago - NY Times
Where Does Inclusive Design Meet Film? Copenhagen Architecture Festival Launches Film Mosaic: Leave No One Behind
The world's biggest social challenges are reflected in the way we design our spaces. Privatization of public space, lack of affordable housing, dark design and spatial...
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Andrei Petrovich Ryabushkin
Born on this day in 1861, in Borisoglebskoe , Andrei Petrovich Ryabushkin. His father was a painter of icons. He would choose a different path. Waiting for the Tsar. Unfinished...
3 monthes ago - Chez Namaste Nancy
Kiki Smith and Yayoi Kusama to Class Up the New Grand Central Madison Terminal
The artists will be making floor-to-ceiling mosaics for the underground Long Island Rail Road terminal opening in December.
3 monthes ago - NY Times
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The Last Trip
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Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Contemporary Botanical Painting “FOREST GIFT” by Florida Contemporary Artist...
FRESH OFF THE EASEL 9"x12" Acrylic on Clayboard/Available
MADness 65- The Hunger Games!
If Monday's seem like a bleak and barren wasteland of tedium seeming to stretch ahead forever, then this post fits right in! It's time for another dystopian dive into the...
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Thủ Đức, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki Area: 240.0 m2
Boobun Pocket Café / CUP.Scale Studio
CUP.Scale Studio Location: Nakhon Sawan, Mueang Nakhon Sawan District, Nakhon Sawan, Thailand Project Year: 2022 Photographs: Chamaiphorn Lamaiphan & Santi Aramwibul Area: 40.0 m2
A Lot of Cars: 1942
July 1942. "Detroit, Michigan. Looking down on a parking lot from the rear of the Fisher Building." Photo by Arthur Siegel for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.
"Along the Shoreline" by Contemporary Impressionist Niki Gulley
“Along the Shoreline” ©2023 Niki Gulley14" x 18” textured oil painting on canvas Early on a fall morning the sun breaks softly through leafy branches and casts early autumn's...
Cindy Williams, Star of ‘Laverne & Shirley,' Dies at 75
The show, in which Williams and Penny Marshall played roommates who worked in a Milwaukee brewery, was a spinoff of ‘Happy Days' and became a staple of 1970s television.
Barrett Strong, Whose ‘Money' Helped Launch Motown, Dies at 81
As a singer he was a one-hit wonder. But teaming with Norman Whitfield, he wrote a string of hits for others, including “I Heard It Through the Grapevine.”
Prosecutors in Chicago Will Drop Abuse Charges Against R. Kelly
The musician is already facing decades in prison after being convicted of federal charges, prompting the Cook County state's attorney to halt her case.
The Benro Theta is the World's First Auto-Leveling Tripod
Benro has developed what it says is the world's first travel tripod with "one-key auto-leveling" that uses a battery-powered system that will adjust a tripod to be perfectly...