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How to Get Sharper Eyes in Your Portraits

A good portrait draws the viewer in to the subject, creating a connection between the two. It should provoke thought and intrigue, making you wonder …

Islands in the Stream

By Bob Stanley July 14, 2014<p><i>The elephant in the discotheque: the Bee Gees.</i><p>A 1977 publicity photo of the Bee Gees for a television special, “Billboard #1 Music Awards.” From top: Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb.<p>The Bee Gees’ dominance of the charts in the disco era was above and beyond Chic, Giorgio …

The American Room

Behind the nation’s closed doors, with YouTube.<p>The first time I noticed the room was in the <i>Numa Numa</i> video of 2004, circulated pre-YouTube, in which …

Obituary: Stan Rizzo's Beard is No More

<b>For the most part</b>, Mad Men's stylistic flourishes have erred on the slick and sexy side. The notable exception to the rules has been Stan Rizzo's final seasons. The art director of Sterling Cooper & Partners fully embraced the wilder, untamed aesthetic of the late 60s, which included a bushy beard …

Brian Cox reveals the secrets of writing movie novelizations in a new Funny Or Die short

Movie tie-in novelizations are ubiquitous among studio licensing deals and easily entertained readers. After all, who wouldn’t want to spend two …

Writing

Watch Jimmy Fallon Use the Fifty Shades of Grey Trailer to Prank the Roots

Last night <b>Jimmy Fallon</b> used the hugely popular <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> trailer to terrify <i>The Tonight Show’s</i> house band the Roots. How did he do it? Was it Dakota Johnson’s questionable hair? The sexual tension you can cut with a hacksaw? The lurid Beyoncé vocals? Oh no. Though there <i>is</i> plenty to shock …

Warner Brothers creates Harry Potter Global Franchise Development team

Harry Potter has his own book series, his own movies, his own theme parks, and now he’s getting his own team: Warner Brothers just announced they’re …

Louvre Expects 12 Million Visitors Per Year by 2025

Exhibitions<p>Can the world's most-visited museum accommodate 30 percent more visitors?<p>,<p>Paris’s Musée du Louvre has announced an anticipated thirty …

Emily K. Rafferty, Met Museum President To Retire - Art in America

Metropolitan Museum of Art president Emily Rafferty, 65, will retire in spring 2015, after 11 years in the position and nearly 40 years at the New …

Berlin’s Fine Art Conference

<i>Artfi – The Fine Art & Finance Conference</i>, is coming to art world hot spot Berlin on September 17. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this year’s global art market gathering.<p>The conference is part of the <i>Berlin Art Week</i>, seven days full of incredible art events in the coolest city in the world, so it’s definitely a reason to join us!

Banksy 'Spy Booth' near GCHQ preserved by millionaire for community

A hugely popular artwork by Banksy, close to surveillance agency GCHQ, appears to have been saved after a local millionaire businessman stepped in to buy the work for the community.<p>There have been concerns that the work by the guerilla graffiti artist, dubbed Spy Booth, would be removed from the …