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lomographicsociety:

Then and Now: Famous Works of Art and Film Recreated in Photographs

These recreations of famous artworks surely know how to put a modern twist on the classics. http://bit.ly/WQKmdp

heathwest:

Do-Ho Suh348 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011, USA - Apt. A, Corridor and Staircases (Kanazawa version), 2012Polyester fabric, metal armature

heathwest:

Do-Ho Suh
348 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011, USA - Apt. A, Corridor and Staircases (Kanazawa version), 2012
Polyester fabric, metal armature

hyperallergic:

(via Between Figuration and Abstraction with Amy Sillman)
ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, New York — Walking into the Hessel Art Museum at Bard College, an unremarkable contemporary building on a quiet Hudson Valley college campus in Upstate New York, I was unprepared for the dynamite lurking within.
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hyperallergic:

(via Between Figuration and Abstraction with Amy Sillman)

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, New York — Walking into the Hessel Art Museum at Bard College, an unremarkable contemporary building on a quiet Hudson Valley college campus in Upstate New York, I was unprepared for the dynamite lurking within.

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remediosthebeauty:

By adorning these public spaces with various forms of lace, NeSpoon is in essence creating what she calls public jewellery.  And who/what couldn’t use a little jewellery from time to time?

via This is Colossal

hyperallergic:

(via A Noah’s Ark of Stuffed Animals Draws Attention to Pollution)
On July 17, a fishing boat traveled down China’s Huangpu River piled with 99 distressed stuffed animals. Camels, pandas, polar bears, leopards, and zebras clung helplessly to the dilapidated hull. For most passersby, the scene likely evoked either Noah’s ark or a memory of the 16,000 pig carcasses that floated down the polluted Yangtze tributary — which supplies water to 26 million people in Shanghai — last spring.
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hyperallergic:

(via A Noah’s Ark of Stuffed Animals Draws Attention to Pollution)

On July 17, a fishing boat traveled down China’s Huangpu River piled with 99 distressed stuffed animals. Camels, pandas, polar bears, leopards, and zebras clung helplessly to the dilapidated hull. For most passersby, the scene likely evoked either Noah’s ark or a memory of the 16,000 pig carcasses that floated down the polluted Yangtze tributary — which supplies water to 26 million people in Shanghai — last spring.

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hyperallergic:

(via Newly Uncovered 13th-Century Frescoes Go on Display in Rome)
Rome may be a mecca for Medieval art, but it isn’t every day that conservationists there discover a trove of long-lost frescoes dating to the 1240s. That’s what happened a few years ago in the Gothic Hall of Santi Quattro Coronati convent, after a restoration project funded by ARCUS began in 1996. This summer, for the first time ever, those artworks can be seen by the public.
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hyperallergic:

(via Newly Uncovered 13th-Century Frescoes Go on Display in Rome)

Rome may be a mecca for Medieval art, but it isn’t every day that conservationists there discover a trove of long-lost frescoes dating to the 1240s. That’s what happened a few years ago in the Gothic Hall of Santi Quattro Coronati convent, after a restoration project funded by ARCUS began in 1996. This summer, for the first time ever, those artworks can be seen by the public.

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hyperallergic:

(via Port Authority Claims Rights to New York Skyline)
New York housewares store Fishs Eddy has run afoul of the Port Authority’s apparent rights to the Manhattan skyline, the New York Times reported.
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hyperallergic:

(via Port Authority Claims Rights to New York Skyline)

New York housewares store Fishs Eddy has run afoul of the Port Authority’s apparent rights to the Manhattan skyline, the New York Times reported.

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oscarprgirl:

walk on water. tbt ad campaign 99.

oscarprgirl:

walk on water. tbt ad campaign 99.