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25 Art World Women at the Top
Artists, gallerists, curators, and other art world women at the top of their game.
Emancipation through Song: What Can We Learn from Rock Music?
This is a guest post from Sean Kay , Robson Professor of Politics and Government, and Director of International Studies, at Ohio Wesleyan University. The interview quotes appear in his new book Rockin’ the Free World! How the Rock & Roll Revolution Changed America and the World (2017) There is power in rock and roll – an art form that has modernized American values and helped them to ripple around the world – advancing freedom, equality, human rights, and peace. Over the last several years I was fortunate to interview about sixty major rock and roll artists, songwriters, producers, managers, non-profit heads and activists as part of a new book project. The interviews led me to the central case – that rock and roll advances progress in America and the world. The Ethos…
How Producing Art Can Keep Our Brains Functioning
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life," so Pablo Picasso once famously proclaimed. Though we expect the pompous Cubist was being his u...
Printable: post positions, silks, odds for 2017 Kentucky Derby
Click here or on the image below to download a printable PDF of the 2017 Kentucky Derby field and post positions.
What TeenVogue Doesn’t Want You to Know About Your Guns Rights
As a teenager growing up in north central Florida, Teen Vogue was one of my favorite magazines. It spoke to my interest in design and…
10 Amazing Experiments with Water
This video features 10 experiments with water as one of the ingredients. Experiments: 1. Color Chromatography 2. Walking Water 3. Atmospheric Pressure 4. Lay...
Pack Like a Pro: Tips for Traveling Light
Whether you are packing for a business trip or going on vacation, it pays to travel light. Packing can be problematic -- you don't want to lug too much from place to place, but you also don't want to pack so light and end up forgetting important items. You want to be carrying the least amount of items while at the same time being prepared for any sort of situation When I first started traveling, I packed for every contingency. Over-packing was one of my biggest travel problems. The What Ifs got me. But, years of over-packing has taught me that I enjoy hefty baggage fees even less. Thought I'd share my seven tips on how to pack light. 1. The right suitcase is a must. Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg once said:…
A Culture Vulture’s Guide to Santa Fe
There’s no one right way to describe Santa Fe. It’s the capital of New Mexico, the oldest state capital in the U.S., and the country’s third-largest art market -- behind New York and Los Angeles. Spanish for Holy Faith, Santa Fe might be better known, though, for its self-proclaimed slogan, the “City Different.” And the destination, which is perched 7,000 above sea level, irrefutably does things differently. It’s certainly historic -- visitors can get a glimpse into its storied past while stopping by several neighborhoods, especially the downtown Plaza area and Railyard District, seeing its museums, tackling its nature trails, and simply by chatting up the friendly locals. It packs in flavor, too -- you may…
How Old and New World Vultures Differ
Old World and New World Vultures are not closely related. Learn some of the ways they differ, with photos and sound bites.