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Our Satirical Cartoons Show The Shocking Reality Of Modern Day Society

We are two Romanian cartoonists sharing a satirical view to our modern world for over 30 years.<p>These cartoons represent our views on relevant topics, …

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11 Beautiful Projects for Packaging Design Inspiration

You have your copy of <i>Print</i>‘s 2015 Regional Design Annual, right? Surely I don’t have to remind you that it’s the design industry’s most …

How This Startup Designed the Helmet That Could Save the NFL

With the Zero1, Seattle-based Vicis has created a helmet that could reduce the chance of concussions. Here's how the company did it.<p>Sunday night marks the 50th Super Bowl in NFL history. The sport has never been more popular: More than 114 million Americans watched last year's game, and that number …

A year ago, Deutsche Grammophon inaugurated its exclusive contract with Grigory Sokolov by releasing a recital of Mozart and Chopin he gave at the Salzburg festival in 2008. This follow-up includes part of another Salzburg recital: Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata, and the Rameau and Brahms encores …

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The Little Orchestra: London’s chillest classical music ensemble

For anyone who has ever found the atmosphere at a traditional classical concert ever so slightly stifling and buttoned-up, an alternative is at hand. …

BBC Radio 4 - The World Tonight, Zimbabwe's government has declared a "state of disaster", Haçienda nightclub goes classical

Manchester's Haçienda nightclub was instrumental in bringing house music from Chicago to the UK and led to the rise of both rave culture and the Madchester Scene of the late 80s.<p>Madonna made her first UK appearance in the venue for the Tube TV show, but serious troubles, both with finances and …

Fuelled by beer and speed, Albert Oehlen ran riot through the Berlin art world. He made intentionally bad paintings, worked only in grey, and was even anti-art altogether. Now’s he’s living the outdoors life in Switzerland – so why do his trees still look psychopathic?<p>Albert Oehlen has filled the …

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These new Andy Warhol-inspired Converse sneakers glow in the dark

Sneaker junkies and pop art aficionados, rejoice.<p>Converse released a line this week that showcases some of Andy Warhol's most iconic prints, letting …

The art of empire: Can Britain face its colonial past?

An exhibition at London’s Tate Britain looks at how artists have dealt with the British Empire and its legacy. Kwasi Kwarteng takes a look.<p>“I’d like the art to lead people to the history,” says Alison Smith, curator of Artist and Empire at Tate Britain. The exhibition features 500 years of art …

Textured Wool Rugs Bring the Natural Pastures of Argentinian Landscapes Indoors

Alexandra Kehayoglou creates unique wool rugs that serve as an eye-catching addition to any room. The Argentinian artist makes use of a hand-tufting technique to form lush greenery, taking several months to complete just one of her signature woolen creations. Her pieces are multifunctional, and can …

Viral Apparel For The Digital Age

all just a click away<p>Baby boomers may be harping on the narcissism of younger generations, but we all know that selfies are a key element of self-love. Overstressed and overworked, we look to the Internet as a way to connect to the world and get absorbed in cat videos. We wouldn't be caught dead …

L.A.'s Hauser Wirth & Schimmel is out to upend the definition of a gallery

It is safe to say that most gallery tours are not conducted by flashlight. But an hour into a walk-through of the massive space that will become the gallery Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, the sun has slipped below the horizon, the temperature has plunged and the industrial stairs that zigzag up the side …

Meet Hanksy, the viral graffiti artist turning heads with his paintings of Donald Trump and Miley Cyrus

It's ironic, then, that he has made his name by turning cultural icons into bitingly funny (and often crude) memes, bringing out the darker side of the images we devour every day. In New York City, for example, he recently painted an image of the iPhone's poop emoji emblazoned with Donald Trump's …

Conspiracy!: Ancient Sculpture Of Lady Using A Laptop

This is an ancient Greek sculpture of what appears to be a woman using a laptop. Of course it's not a laptop, it just looks like one. Just kidding, …

Realist Painter Edward Hopper Gets A Digital Update In These Animated GIFs

<p>Ibon Mainar takes some classic Hopper paintings and adds some subtle movement.</p><p>The American painter Edward Hopper—the man who brought the world the iconic diner-set <i>Nighthawks</i> which became a meme long before the internet was around—gets an animated update in these stylish GIFs from Spain …