Monthly Archives: December 2021

SEE THE STARS: see the stars thanks to Studio Roosegaarde

Seeing the stars is a switch at your fingertips! This is the motto that drives Studio Roosegaarde’s latest company, SEEING STARS. What seems to be something quite natural, enjoying a starry night – unsurprisingly the title of one of Van Gogh’s most famous paintings, to whom the Roosegaarde Studio had …

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To help our youth heal from gun violence, give them better access to the arts

How can students deal with their pain, anger and trauma due to gun violence? In 2021, 57 Chicago school-aged children died of gun violence, up from 49 in 2020, as the Sun-Times recently reported. Also in 2020, dozens of 18-year-olds, some recently graduated and others still in school, were victims …

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Top 5 things to do in January in western North Carolina

It’s cold but the family adventure is still waiting. Hear a story, browse the trees, discover art, or gaze at the stars, all available this month. Get toddlers out of the house (and hang out with other adults) at story time with music and movement. It’s 10:30 a.m. Thursday at …

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TV performances of the 2021 Covid-19 estate, Grey’s Anatomy, Ted Lasso, Gossip Girl

While realism and recognizable characters are qualities that are often praised on TV shows, most of us don’t really want our entertainment to feel. too much much like real life. This has become truer than ever over the past 18 months, as Covid-19 has curtailed our social lives, saturated our …

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Viewing by appointment: the best free and Sky TV programming of the week

They really pulled off the casting on these kids, didn’t they? Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: ​​Return to Hogwarts (Sunday January 2, 7 p.m., TVNZ 2) brings together (almost) the whole gang for a sentimental celebration of the great classics for children. It is the third highest grossing film franchise of …

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A biopsychosocial approach to prevent chronic pain

It is very clear that chronic pain is a global health problem, and the evidence suggests that the current health care system is under-prepared to handle the complexity of the problem.1 Pain, which lasts more than three months, affects more than 20% of the American population, with an estimated health …

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Art review: Classical music translated into colorful compositions

Don’t be surprised if you think you hear tunes from Mozart’s “Don Giovanni” as you approach 100 Fore Street, the address of the Elizabeth Moss Galleries’ new Old Port outpost. Moss is not actually showing the opera in the gallery. But there is no need. The paintings of “Lynne Mapp …

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“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” Producer Reveals Why Misfit Toy Island Is In Christmas Special

Rudolph the red nosed reindeer Producer Arthur Rankin Jr. opened up on why the writers included Misfit Toy Island in the Christmas special. Rankin said he wanted the Christmas story to be inclusive, and he explained some of the directions they took with the script. “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer” …

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How to watch Nicole Kidman as Lucille Ball on Being the Ricardos in Australia

It’s so close. Only day until Christmas. We suggest that you don’t spend the day browsing the stores for one last run to do all your holiday shopping. If even the idea of ​​planning the holiday season seems overwhelming, we’ve got a better suggestion for you: Check out three of …

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15 most anticipated high-end hotel openings in 2022

Fifth Avenue Hotel Located in the upscale NoMad neighborhood of New York City, this luxury hotel (also a member of Leading Hotels of the World) will combine a historic residence designed by architectural firm McKim, Mead & White with a new 24-story addition by Perkins Eastman. AD100 designer Martin Brudnizki …

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Things to do, events in Charlotte, North Carolina this Christmas

See the holiday lights around town before the end of the year Alex Cason Photography Charlotte five Editor’s Note: CharlotteFive has limited coverage of in-person and indoor events to help prevent the community spread of COVID-19. Masks are now mandatory in Charlotte and many places for interior spaces or close …

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Review: List of Barack Obama’s Favorite Movies of 2021

Former President Barack Obama speaks at a panel discussion at Strathclyde University in Glasgow, Scotland on November 8, 2021. (Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images) Notes on a demagogue’s favorite movies Hbefore it is once again. The annual event on the list: “Barack Obama’s Favorite Movies of 2021”. Is it …

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Northampton Education Foundation awards nearly $ 16,000 to six city school projects

Posted: 12/21/2021 20:23:38 PM Modified: 12/21/2021 20:23:23 PM NORTHAMPTON – The Northampton Education Foundation has approved $ 15,727 in grants for six projects to be completed in schools across the city by the end of the school year, including the introduction of new learning and development tools professional. The largest …

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Win four tickets to the Van Gogh Alive experience

EVERY day before Christmas we gave away a plethora of prizes as part of the exclusive Warrington Guardian Advent Calendar – and today we have another treat for you. We’re bringing you a cultural feast for the senses with the chance to win four tickets to see the brilliant new …

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Decarbonization cannot make the products civilization demands – OpEd – Eurasia Review

Until the 1800s the world was “decarbonized” because there were no coal or natural gas power plants, and what the Beverly Hillbillies sitcoms of the 1960s theme song “Oil , that is, black gold, Texas tea, ”had not been discovered as something that could be turned into usable products. Before …

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Frederick C. Baldwin, co-founder of Houston FotoFest, known for championing the “big picture” of photography

Frederick C. Baldwin, the highly regarded and famous photographer and collector known for co-founding Houston FotoFest, the largest photography festival in the United States, passed away suddenly on December 15 at the age of 92. In 1955, when 26-year-old Baldwin was barely a photographer, he managed to find his way …

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Dystopia, billionaires in space: Goodbye ’21

Underwear This made Kim Kardashian West a bunch of cash to go with her other heaps of cash. His shapewear brand Skims, which branched out into loungewear during the pandemic, is valued at $ 1.6 billion, according to the New York Times. It comes in a range of styles, colors, …

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‘Pushpa: The rise – Part 1’ has an incredible performance by Allu Arjun

Release date: 12/17/2021 To throw: Allu Arjun, Rashmika Mandanna, Suneel, Anasuya Bharadwaj, Fahadh Faasil Director: Sukumar Pushpa: The Ascension – Part 1 recounts the journey of Pushpa Raj (Allu Arjun), a man of nothing who rises to the pinnacle of power due to his daredevil nature and perceptive intellect. He …

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Richard Rogers, architect behind the Landmark Pompidou Center, dies at 88

Drifting after school he joined the British Army and served two years in Trieste, during which time he spent time with a cousin, Ernesto Rogers, a famous architect and town planner, and worked in his office from Milan. Ernesto’s work – the civic promise of Modernism and his own warm …

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Juno flyby reveals stunning new images of Jupiter, the sounds of its moon Ganymede

By Ashley Strickland, CNN Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advances and more. (CNN) – The largest planet in our solar system increasingly looks like a work of art. It’s full of surprises – and so are …

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The 10 best hunting video games

Humans have been hunting for as long as we have been around. Whether for subsistence or for sport, we have been to the wild places of the world with the intention of returning with a new killing and a daring story. Many of our greatest gods and legends are accomplished …

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Spend the night with the works of Van Gogh in a suite package at the Kimpton Schofield in Cleveland

Gift cards can be boring gifts. But for Van Gogh aficionados, there is now a creative gift card that won’t be forgotten anytime soon. These people have probably already enjoyed the immersive Van Gogh exhibit in Cleveland. An even more immersive Van Gogh experience is possible at the downtown Kimpton …

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Enter the future

In pursuing the development of a realistic narrative of Pakistan vis-à-vis regional and global affairs, Margalla Dialogue has assumed immense importance. The initiative, similar to other proactive Track 2 models, was taken by Prime Minister Imran Khan in 2019. Since then it has come a long way, and the second …

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A historic NFT collection of African art, poetry and culture – Nairametrics

There is a wide variety of masks in Africa. The existence of African masks dates back to the Stone Age, with traditional masks worn during celebrations, rituals, festivities and ceremonies of social and religious significance. African masks most often represent spirits, animals, ancestors, entities, mythological heroes and moral values. Their …

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The UK’s first permanent immersive digital art gallery will open next year with an exhibition of AI space images, courtesy of NASA

UK gets its first permanent immersive digital art gallery. The space, which opens in Coventry in April 2022, comes as experiential light shows like the Van Gogh Experience draw millions of visitors across the globe. Keen to get into the action, local authorities and the national government are supporting The …

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Mursion named to Inc. 2021 Best in Business List in the Human Resources category

Enter Wall Street with Street Insider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. San Francisco, California, December 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Mursion, the industry-leading artificial intelligence platform for the practice and development of essential skills in the workplace, is pleased to announce its inclusion in the 2021 Inc. Best …

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Stephen Curry made jump shot an art form

Steph Curry is the most exciting, entertaining and compelling athlete I have ever seen. Steph Curry is more fun to watch than Tom Brady, Barry Bonds, Michael Jordan, Jerry Rice, Joe Montana and the athlete who was the all-time attraction of all time, Magic Johnson. Steph Curry catches the eye …

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Exhibition review: Michelle Vine: Soft Touch

Hugs and touches stimulate our brains, releasing serotonin, oxytocin, and dopamine, leaving us rewarded and full. It goes without saying that in today’s pandemic world, we could all use up a dose of these beneficial brain chemicals. Installation artist Michelle Vine’s latest exhibition literally embraces a multisensory approach. Soak in …

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ReLink is back with a trailer

it’s been a good year since I did something Granblue Fantasy: ReLink he heard. The action RPG is back with a new trailer. in one Granblue Fantasy: ReLink Meet the Dragon Knights – Lancelot, Vine, Percival, and Siegfried – who possess unique skills and arts. With the power of the …

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Monique Keiran: What would Emily Carr think of abuse in residential schools and protests against loggers?

What would Emily Carr think? The Canadian icon whose First Nations coastal art paintings and Pacific forest landscapes placed Victoria on the world art map was born in Victoria 150 years ago. In recent years, the two subjects she most sought after as a painter have become major social, political …

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Michael Afenfia’s roller coaster as a writer

Through Henri akubuiro The literary world has undergone various generational changes, ranging from ideological tendencies, such as Marxism, Realism, Romanticism to Modernism, Postmodernism, Structuralism, Poststructuralism and Deconstruction, to name a few trends. Writers keep reinventing themselves. The prolific Nigerian writer, Michael Afenfia, is no exception. Afenfia is the author of …

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Starry Night Café reopens at NACC | Local news

The Big Dipper sandwich is the one that chef Joe Zarrillo says shines the most in his recently reopened Starry Night Café. It’s the star of its cafe menu inside the Niagara Arts and Cultural Center on Pine Avenue and Portage Road. The chef does something special when he toasts …

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The Met Acquires Archives of the Work of Harlem Renaissance Photographer James Van Der Zee | Smart News

Besides photography, James Van Der Zee was also a gifted musician who played both piano and violin. James Van Der Zee Archives / Metropolitan Museum of New York From a victory parade of black soldiers returning from WWII to key moments in the civil rights movement of the 1960s, photographer …

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7 of Houston’s coolest immersive installations

Houston has no shortage of art and fun. This winter is a great time to take your tour and see what the city has to offer. Whether you’re looking for full body immersion or an accent for a low-key picnic or sunset stroll, here are some of our favorite (and …

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The market fever has not broken

A sense of unreality always permeates financial markets. Investors who take fiduciary obligations seriously still exist, but apparently more than those who see investing as a fun get-rich-quick game. Why is this important: The post-pandemic return to some sort of pre-pandemic “normal” has not yet arrived, and therefore, there are …

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The art of healthy living | News, Sports, Jobs

WARREN – To encourage healthy shopping, eating and exercise, the Lit’l Mac Food Store, 1763 Parkman Road, is now adorned with a mural created by Alex Savakis, a native of Warren, which is on display on the northwest side of the store. Savakis’ mural, which measures 8.7 feet high by …

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🌱Crespo Garcia Condemned + Author of 5 years + Beyond Van Gogh Returns

Hello, people of Buffalo! It’s me again, Sean Peek, your Buffalo Daily host. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Cloudy with flurries. High: 32 Low: 26. Here are the best stories today in Buffalo: Tuesday morning, State Supreme Court Justice Christopher Burns sentenced to 26 years José …

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Reviews | Bob Dole, Donald Trump and the art of accountability

Bob Dole, the former Senate majority leader and presidential candidate, died Sunday at the age of 98. The media was filled with praise, which was understandable even to those who opposed much of what he stood for. It’s not just that he was a war hero, or that he reminds …

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Where Can You See Art In Miami Florida While On Vacation

Miami Art Week is over – and not too soon. We can only sit in traffic for so many hours before we get into a fetal position, shaking and moaning and swearing to never leave our homes again, even if they are underwater. Still, the desire to go out and …

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Mexican child prodigy causes SENSATION at Miami Art Week by painting LIVE Picasso-style image: VIDEO – CVBJ

Andrés Valence He is only 10 years old, but he is already considered a child prodigy of painting, and this Saturday he again demonstrated his skills by painting a live painting with a well-known Caribbean artist called Bradley Theodore at the fair Miami Art and surrounded by people eager to …

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Why black artists are essential freedom fighters

“The name of this song is ‘Mississippi Goddam'”, Nina Simone announcement without missing a beat in the cabaret-style hopping cadence, it beats on the piano keys. The predominantly white audience at Carnegie Hall let out a nervous laugh in response. But Simone wasn’t kidding. She had brought her rage against …

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The art of finding light in the dark

What I love about December is as long as Santa’s Beautiful List. Hot chocolate, piles of fluffy blankets, our Christmas tree filled with ornaments representing our family’s special memories. Little Red Charlie, our elf on the shelf who is still hiding in the house even though the jig has been …

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Auto show, 2 Christmas parades and more – WFTV

ORLANDO, Florida – Looking for something to do this weekend? Here is a list of nine things that are happening in Central Florida. 1. Central Florida International Auto Show The Central Florida International Auto Show is heading to the Orange County Convention Center this weekend. The auto show will feature …

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Sacha! 50 years of fashion photography

The exhibition presented at Stedelijk Museum tells the story of a Dutch woman who, in the early 1960s, began to study photography at the Sint Joost Academy of Fine Arts in Breda, very quickly to rise to the highest level of international fashion photography . During his 50-year career, his …

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Roger Phillips obituary | Mushrooms

The talents of artist, photographer and author Roger Phillips have led him in many directions, not all predictable, and it is entirely consistent with his itinerant and inquisitive mind that many will remember him as a mycologist. scholar and media, a David Attenborough of the mushroom, and as a guru …

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Non-fungible Tokens Rank # 1 in Art World’s Influential Powers List | Non-fungible tokens (NFT)

The non-fungible token or NFT took first place in the annual ranking of the most influential players in the contemporary art world – marking the first time that a non-human entity has topped the list. ERC-721, the “non-fungible token” specification on the Ethereum blockchain, tops the 20th Power 100 list …

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