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San Francisco To Unveil 52 Strange And Incredible Public Art Installations

By Nico Pitney Several dozen major public art installations will burst onto display this weekend on San Francisco’s main thoroughfare, part of a years-long effort...

Art Digest: Leo Buys Art on Instagram, Tiny Paintings Hit it Big, and Picasso’s Electrician is Found Guilty

By Stephen Tanenbaum Wokka-wokka-wokka-wokka. I’m taking a break from the amazing Pac-Man Google Maps take-over to bring you what’s buzzing in the art world....

Students Tells the Passover Story with a Rube Goldberg Machine

By Dan Colman //www.youtube.com/watch?v=baQfqoZrEvI Passover starts this Friday. And you might ask: why is this Passover different from all other Passovers? Because this...

Bowie Fans Rejoice! The Singer Is Making A Musical Inspired By ‘The Man Who Fell To Earth’

By Katherine Brooks If you love David Bowie, musical theater and the 1963 classic sci-fi novel The Man Who Fell to Earth, boy, do we have some news for you. According to...

All of Bach Is Putting Videos of 1,080 Bach Performances Online: Watch the First 53 Recordings and the St. Matthew Passion

By Colin Marshall //www.youtube.com/watch?v=yFJLZSZWTqg Last year we featured All of Bach, a site that, in the fullness of time, will allow you to...

Hunter S. Thompson’s Ballsy and Hilarious Job Application Letter (1958)

By Jonathan Crow In 1958, Hunter S. Thompson applied for a job with the Vancouver Sun. He was fresh out the Air Force and struggling to make a living in New York City,...

Download the Major Works of Jane Austen as Free eBooks & Audio Books

By Josh Jones Why does Jane Austen feel so much like our contemporary? Is it the way she has been appropriated by popular culture, turned into a vampish, modern consumer...

Against the Wind

By Dominic Roy A snowy owl appears to fight against the elements during extreme weather conditions near Quebec City, Canada. “I knew that many snowy owls were in the...

FINEPHILIA With Designer Craig Van Den Brulle

By Natalie Shirinian FINEPHILIA / F is for fashion / IN is for interiors / Philia is my love of both. Capeesh? Craig Van Den Brulle is an artist, designer, curator of...

A Wonderful Painting by Robert Motherwell in a Very Pretentious Setting

By Rodrigo Cañete My all time hero Robert Hughes said in 1988 about Robert Motherwell: “… his full maturity came after the abstract expressionist period...