Monthly Archives: January 2022

Wormwood brings hearty French cuisine to North Park

Wormwood, one of North Park’s newest restaurants, combines French country charm with world cuisine and a bar menu that celebrates absinthe, an often misunderstood spirit that was popular with French bohemians in the 19th and early 20th centuries. The anise-based liqueur became known as a mythical spirit with hallucinatory properties …

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Perfect Corp. Expands Fashion Tech Solutions with Ultra-Realistic AR Ring and AR Bracelet Virtual Jewelry Trial | national company

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 31, 2022– Perfect Corp., the leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) technology solutions for beauty and fashion, today announced the release of its new AR Ring Virtual Trial and AR Wristband Virtual Try-On. Fashion Technology Solutions are the latest tools to launch following …

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Top 10 Most Read Stories on the New Jersey Scene for the Week of January 23-29, 2022

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 01/30/2022 Here’s a look at the 10 most-read articles published at New Jersey Stage during the week of January 23-29, 2022. Each week, we publish about 70 articles, including several columns and original features, as well as press releases for events …

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Ranking Troy Aikman’s potential successors at Fox Sports

The new year is already proving to be a strange time for quarterbacks. Aaron Rodgers may have thrown his last pass for the Green Bay Packers, Tom Brady is considering retirement and Troy Aikman could be approaching his last game with Fox Sports. Aikman, who has worked at Fox since …

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What is Cloissonnism? Learn more about this post-impressionist style of art

The 19th century was a time of significant change in the art world. In the 1870s, the Impressionists rejected the fine arts (“fine arts”) in favor of depictions of fleeting moments inspired by light. This innovative style eventually gave way to its successor, Post-Impressionism, which found its roots in color …

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The exclusive Pablo Picasso exhibition is now open at the Dali Museum

The opportunity to admire 79 original works by famous artist Pablo Picasso arrives today when the Dali Museum opens an exhibition at its premises in St. Petersburg, Florida. The works are on loan from the Musée national Picasso-Paris. This is the only stage of the exhibition in the United States. …

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Why banks are eliminating overdraft fees | Personal finance

“Overdraft fees are deeply unpopular with consumers, and consumers now have more choice,” says Leigh Phillips, CEO of fintech nonprofit SaverLife and chairman of the Consumer Advisory Board of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. “Previously, they only had mainstream options like banks and credit unions or fringe services like payday …

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Beyond Van Gogh Valentine’s Day Package

One (1) winner will receive two (2) tickets to Beyond Van Gogh and one night’s stay at Le Meridien Hotel Clayton in the Van Gogh room. 1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. 2. Eligibility. Subject to the additional restrictions below, the “Beyond Van Gogh Valentine’s Day Package How-to-Win …

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“ESG” = Extreme Shortages Guaranteed!

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors taking hold in the banking sector would compel banks to divest from fossil fuels. This would lead to a world like that of the 1800s, the last time the world was “decarbonized”. In the 1800s, we didn’t have coal or natural gas power plants, …

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From torrents to music NFTs – TechCrunch

Chris Fortier Donor Chris Fortier is Vice President of Products at Rallya platform for creators and fan communities to create shared economies powered by social tokens and digital goods and services. When you were hacking Outkast in 2003, could you have imagined a world where you would earn royalties for …

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Hermès sues digital artist for selling unauthorized Birkin bag NFTs in metaverse for up to six figures

French luxury brand Hermès is suing an artist for making counterfeit handbags, i.e. in the Metaverse. The case reveals just how much of a Wild West Web3 remains for artists and businesses. Earlier this month, the company filed a lawsuit against a digital artist who goes by the name of …

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WPA artists changed the course of American art

The stock market crash of October 1929 set off a severe economic shock wave in the United States, which swept through financial systems and citizens without a social safety net to support them. In the 1932 presidential election, Franklin Delano Roosevelt defeated Herbert Hoover in a landslide victory. FDR’s vision …

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Surrealist masterpiece by Pablo Picasso to be auctioned for the first time

Christie’s hopes to capitalize on collectors’ enthusiasm for Picasso at its upcoming ‘The Art of Surrealism’ evening sale. It will present “The Open Window”, a painting by the Spanish master which remained in the same private collection for half a century. “The Open Window” was made in 1929, during the …

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Scary fraud ensues when identity theft and usury collide – Krebs on Security

What’s worse than finding out that identity thieves have taken out a 546% interest payday loan in your name? How about a loan at 900% interest? Or how about not learning about the fraudulent loan until it’s turned over to debt collectors? A reader’s nightmarish experience sheds light on what …

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The Tuilier of Loudoun

For tile artist Joan Gardiner, anything goes. “I love fun challenges,” says tiler Joan Gardiner, looking up from a set of oversized Van Gogh prints and smiling in anticipation. “And these will be magnificent.” Gardiner is Loudoun County’s most sought after custom tile designer. Here, those who patiently await her …

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William Gropper’s incisive cartoons in defense of the New Deal look familiar today

William Gropper, “Wage Standard” cartoon published in Freiheit, pen and ink with wash on paper, 15 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches (images courtesy Swann Galleries) A particularly disastrous period in the history of the United States are bound to a remarkably abundant chapter in the nation’s artistic heritage. As part …

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6 alternative therapies for mental health issues

Complementary therapies such as yoga, dietary supplements, and pet therapy can help individuals cope with the symptoms of certain mental health disorders and improve their quality of life. Traditionally, doctors treat conditions such as depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with a combination of medication and psychotherapy. Mental health …

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BBC The Caribbean with Andi and Miquita: The life of Miquita Oliver, from Casualty star godmother to bankruptcy at 27

Miquita Oliver is the TV presenter best known for her time hosting T4. She began presenting in 2001 alongside Simon Amstell on Channel 4’s Popworld. The 37-year-old had a career spanning the 2000s and has since worked in radio, hosting shows on Radio 1 and 1Xtra. There are many surprising …

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The cost of living crisis is manufactured by a society addicted to greed

As the daylight increases and the Omicron recedes, forgive me if I don’t share the upbeat mood that is created when ‘restrictions’ are lifted. Freedom Day 2.0 anyone? The pandemic has both revealed and served as a cover for larger endemic social problems and the populism of the rhetoric about …

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[COLUMN] On Van Gogh and the Ministry of Compassion —

“The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He sent me to proclaim freedom to the captives and the recovery of sight to the blind, to set the oppressed free and to proclaim a year pleasing to the …

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Edmonds Art Beat: more about Edmonds Lunar New Year, plus books, theater and music

More information on the Edmonds Lunar New Year celebration The first annual Lunar New Year Edmonds takes place on January 29. The event will welcome the Year of the Tiger with a day full of family festivities. Events include a traditional lion dance performance at two locations. Master David Leong’s …

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Personal habits that can increase financial risk

(MENAFN – ValueWalk) When it comes to things that may pose a risk to your finances, certain activities may immediately come to mind. Investing heavily in high-risk stock options, quitting your job without a back-up plan, or habitually making large, unnecessary purchases are all obvious actions that can certainly affect …

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Syed Saddiq, Tony Fernandes and UKM join the movement

With the Non-Fungible Token (NFT) movement in Malaysia increasing day by day, we decided to start a series on what kind of local NFT news or activity happens in a week. This is where we’ll revisit the biggest NFT news of the week (and sometimes maybe the week before), highlight …

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The Dan Marino Foundation launches a unique financial literacy program for people with disabilities

Fort Lauderdale, FL and Cherry Hill, NJ – The Dan Marino Foundation this week launched a new financial literacy program that offers free courses that are accessible to everyone, but specially designed for people with disabilities, with the aim of providing everyone with the opportunity to navigate more successfully and …

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Got tickets for Immersive Van Gogh San Antonio? Organizers say an update is coming soon

SAN ANTONIO – People who have purchased tickets for the immersive Van Gogh exhibition in San Antonio who have been waiting for months to hear from the organization will have to wait a little longer. KSAT has received emails from ticket holders seeking answers on whether the traveling art exhibit …

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Free government COVID-19 tests now available to order for delivery

JThe government website where you can order four free COVID-19 home tests and have them shipped to your door is now live and available. Starting today, January 18, you can visit a new federally run website, COVIDtests.gov, and book rapid at-home COVID-19 tests for free. The United States Postal Service …

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The immersive experience is coming soon to Atlantic City

Register now for early access to tickets before they go on sale to the general public at vangoghatlanticcity.com Producer Paquin Entertainment Group proudly announces Beyond Van Gogh: the immersive experience is coming to Atlantic City soon for a limited engagement. With over 2.5 million tickets sold, the global phenomenon was …

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Indira, the name of the secret Mexican daughter of legendary author Gabriel García Márquez

A latest report from the Associated Press has revealed that legendary South American author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has kept the public from knowing about an intimate aspect of his life, his secret daughter. The Nobel laureate, who redefined magical realism, had a daughter with a Mexican writer, with whom he …

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Shefali Shah: A character should drive you as an actor

Homepage ” Movies” Cinema News » Shefali Shah: A character should drive you as an actor By Akshay Acharya Mumbai, Jan 16 (SocialNews.XYZ) There are very few actors who blend seamlessly into a story’s universe and deliver such real-life performances that stay etched in the hearts of the audience. Shefali …

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Art thief Van Gogh linked to Isle of Man in BBC documentary |

Printed and digital download photos available A documentary aired on Monday evening (January 10) appeared to show a link between the island and an infamous art theft. BBC4 hosted a Vincent Van Gogh evening earlier this week, showing a number of documentaries about the Dutch post-Impressionist painter. One of the …

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How Culture Influences Nigerian Visual Artists Based Abroad

These are Nigerians who are not shy about showcasing their black heritage. They have made the colors of the country fly high through their arts which show their connectedness to the source. Nigerian culture remains pronounced in their works as they dominate the art industry through ingenuity, culture-inspired works and …

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Four million payday and home loan customers from Provident, Greenwood and Satsuma must request repayments NOW

MORE than four million payday and home loan customers are being asked to request any repayments that may be owed to them. If you were mis-sold a loan by Provident, Greenwood, or Satsuma, you might be in line for compensation, even if you’ve already paid it back. 1 Provident, Greenwood …

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Maxton, Fairmont, Robeson County Commissioners and the Lumbee Tribe meet next week

January 14, 2022 LUMBERTON — Roads in Robeson County were brined and grocery store shelves cleared Friday in anticipation of dangerous freezing rain that is expected to hit Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm watch at 3:06 p.m. Friday that will remain in …

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The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week

Hungry Badger makes a historic discovery – A badger searching for food in the wake of historic storm Filomena has accidentally unearthed a cache of ancient Roman coins in northern Spain. A very real Van Dyck – An art historian bought a look-alike painting by the Dutch master for less …

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How college dancers can marry passion with activism

Maria Simpson will never forget watching Hillary Clinton’s 2016 concession speech on her desktop computer as students and professors crowded around the screen. “People were crying,” recalls Simpson, head of Bard College’s dance department. Many of his students asked, “Why should I dance now? Shouldn’t I do something more “serious”? …

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Lead Generation Company Settles Allegations It Misled Millions of Consumers to Collect Sensitive Financial Information

Inasmuch as add to folder: Folders shared with you The FTC has reached an agreement with lead generation company ITMedia Solutions LLC and a number of related entities and individuals (collectively “ITMedia”) to resolve allegations that ITMedia used deceptive marketing tactics to collect sensitive financial information from millions of consumers …

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The 10 Best Things to Do This Weekend in Dallas & Collin County

If you’re looking for the best things to do this weekend in Dallas, Collin County and beyond, look no further… here is the one list you need. Alright, so we are always wake up from vacation and put your life in order only a little. But we’re also back to …

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Boycotts are an essential and necessary part of public life

The call for artists to boycott the festival came in response to revelations it had secured a $ 20,000 sponsorship deal with the Israeli Embassy in Australia, to help organize a dance performance. Boycott organizers described the arrangement as an example of “art laundering” – where the Israeli government uses …

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The future of FinTech in 2022

Financial institutions are looking for new ways to generate income while providing more personalized customer service. Financial Technology or Fintech is a great solution that can help them do both. Fintech companies make it easier for people to monitor their investments, save money by analyzing their spending habits, and find …

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Filipino artist paints ‘starry night’, other paintings of dead cockroaches

Delgado was cleaning his workspace by throwing away dead cockroaches when suddenly the smooth, shiny cockroach wings caught his eye. (Photo: brnddlgd on Instagram) Filipino artist Brenda Delgado uses the upper body of dead cockroaches to showcase her artistic talents. Without thinking about it a second time, she did the …

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Cities on Screen: Seven Shots of Singapore

This article is part of a to guide to Singapore from FT Globetrotter You can still find old Singapore on screen – the vegetable farms of Potong Pasir, the hawker markets that would be transformed into shopping centers, the hubbub of Boat Quay as a working port. But the movies …

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The punk Marie-Antoinette of the New York art scene of the 1970s

Good that she symbolically died of a staple cut at the Whitney Museum in 1978, Colette is very much alive. Resurrected a few days later as Justine, lead singer of a newly formed group, Justine and the Victorian Punks (a collaboration with Peter Gordon’s Love of Life Orchestra), Colette recalls …

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Ant and Dec’s Limitless Win leaves fans perplexed with an ‘impossible’ question

Viewers tune in to watch Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly’s new high-stakes quiz Limitless Win scratching their hands at a question about Dutch painter Van Gogh Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Unlimited Victory: Ant and Dec fans baffled by ‘misleading’ question Ant …

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Examining the structure of plantation classes in the literature

Whenever the Christmas season approaches, I always remember a particular Friday when I was a little boy and going to a two-story white, red, and colorful pay office. This Friday, the last day before the school closed for the Christmas season, was full a year since they crowned Elizabeth Queen …

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showcase of African and African American artists comes to Prudential Plaza | Black Voices | Chicago News

Unique collaboration brings black art to a popular Chicago building. This is the first such exhibit now taking place at One Two Pru, also known as Prudential Plaza, located in the Loop. It’s not uncommon to see art in downtown halls, but most of the pieces in this art exhibit …

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Can Live Casino Games Transform the Geordie Gaming Market?

It’s no secret that the northern half like to play a few hands every now and then. So, it is not at all surprising that the Toon has three awe-inspiring casinos – Aspers, Genting and Grosvenor. However, these establishments are only the tip of the iceberg. The majority of Newcastle’s …

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What’s new on the Manchester guide: events to enjoy in January 2022

We’ve put together a video guide on what to do after Christmas. Once the hustle and bustle of the Christmas festivities slowly fades, January can be a much quieter month, but even though things have slowed down, that doesn’t mean there isn’t something to do in just yet. the city-region. …

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Letters to the Editor: January 7: “Women should do their job… I believe meritocracy will prevail. The gender power gap at work, plus other letters to the editor

Paramedics are seen at Dartmouth General Hospital in Dartmouth, Nova ScotiaAndrew Vaughan / The Canadian Press Keep your opinions sharp and informed. Receive the Opinion newsletter. register today. (in) equal access Re With Hospitals in Crisis, It’s Time There Are Consequences for Stubborn Vaccines (January 5): To that I say: …

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Van Gogh exhibition workers will be paid hundreds of hours in Sick & Safe’s downtime

Lighthouse Immersive said employees will see sick hours starting December 30, blaming payroll software for the error. Employees are estimated to have missed $ 11,000 in sick leave. MINNEAPOLIS – For months, employees working at the Immersive Van Gogh exhibit in Minneapolis were not accumulating sick and safety hours, a …

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Fabian Trevor Cowan appointed CEO of Sapio Parthiv Heritech

2020 Media Veteran and OOH Professional of the Year Fabian Trevor Cowan has been named CEO of the newly formed joint venture between Sapio Analytics, a data-driven government advisory group, and Parthiv Group, a financial conglomerate, insurance, marketing, technology and more, Sapio Parthiv Heritech. With a declared vision to re-imagine …

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“Beyond Van Gogh” will land at the Del Mar Exhibition Center

During his 37 years of life, Vincent Van Gogh was virtually unknown as an artist, perpetually impoverished and, by most accounts, mentally unstable. Today, he is one of a handful of artists such as Picasso, Dali, Monet and Warhol who have gone on to become posthumous pop stars. Reproductions of …

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January programs at the East County Regional Library | News, Sports, Jobs

This month’s activity list at the East County Regional Library features topics for all ages. The following activities are free for the public: Adult Programs Knit and stitch 5 p.m. on Wednesdays January 5 and 19 A relaxed, self-guided group of knitters and crocheters who come together to share projects, …

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The best horror movie replacement found has already been revealed

By modernizing the traditional film form of found images, onscreen horror has the potential to become the perfect replacement for the subgenre. the images found The genre has terrified audiences for decades, but advancements in technology have prompted creators to find a replacement in the form of on-screen horror films. …

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USA Today readers name Roots 101 as one of America’s best new attractions

USA Today readers name Roots 101 as one of America’s best new attractions A Louisville museum announced that it was chosen by USA Today readers as one of the best new attractions of 2021. Update: 4:47 p.m. EST January 1, 2022 Louisville business first A Louisville museum announced that it …

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Saudi Arabia announces 846 new cases of COVID-19, one more death

Outlook 2022: Saudi Arabia’s booming entertainment sector is just beginning RIYAD: For some three decades, entertainment venues, from cinemas to concert halls, have been locked down across Saudi Arabia, depriving citizens and visitors of outlets to enjoy cultural, sporting and artistic activities in public This all started to change in …

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