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A Collection of Rare Banksy Works Goes on Display in New York

Rat-adorned walls, carefully restored for exhibition, and other works come to Art Miami New York.<p>Sometimes the work of Banksy shows up on gallery walls—and sometimes the gallery even knows about it. Starting this Monday, as part of Art Miami New York, the Keszler Gallery will have on display a …

Graffiti in the 'Gallery': Show about street art a bold choice for Hellenic Museum

"Read the walls!" says one of the works of Greek street art on display in "The Street Is My Gallery," now up at the National Hellenic Museum. "It's your children talking to you!"<p>If this is true, then the scores of images of Athenian public art that make up this vibrant, innovative show suggest …

Clever and fun cartoon graffiti interacts with the street

Graffiti

Robert Durst: the Millionaire Drifter Who Can't Run From His Past

The arrest of millionaire developer Robert Durst on murder charges in the 2000 execution-style slaying of a mobster's daughter-turned-journalist in Los Angeles isn't the most bizarre twist in Durst's life. Not by a long shot.<p>Durst, 71, was arrested Saturday in New Orleans at a hotel where he'd …

Crime

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain

SXSW Reading List: Books to Bring You Up to Speed on Tech

In <i>The New Digital Age</i>, Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt and Google Ideas director Jared Cohen address some of the most pressing questions and …

Watch Solaris (1972), Andrei Tarkovsky’s Haunting Vision of the Future

A friend recently told me about a screening of Andrei Tarkovsky's <i>Solaris</i> he attended in a state of, er, expanded perception. The vivid sci-fi trip …

A 96-Song Playlist of Music in Haruki Murakami’s Novels: Miles Davis, Glenn Gould, the Beach Boys & More

Last month we featured the particulars of novelist Haruki Murakami's passion for jazz, including a big Youtube playlist of songs selected from</i> …

Stanley Kubrick’s Rare 1965 Interview with The New Yorker

Stanley Kubrick didn't like giving long interviews, but he loved playing chess. So when the physicist and writer Jeremy Bernstein paid him a visit to …

The Awful Reign of the Red Delicious

How the worst apple took over the United States, and continues to spread<p>At the supermarket near his home in central Virginia, Tom Burford likes to loiter by the display of Red Delicious. He waits until he spots a store manager. Then he picks up one of the glossy apples and, with a flourish, scrapes …

How to Customize the Look and Functionality of OS X

People often write of OS X as a restricted, un-customizable operating system. But if you know where to look, you can change a lot about how your Mac …

These 25 Cute Cross-Breed Dogs Will Make You Fall In Love With Mutts

Dogs are probably one of the most diverse-looking species on the planet. Thousands of years of breeding has created a wide range of distinctive …

These 31 Photography Links Will Keep You Busy For a Really Long Time

Another wonderful week has passed us by in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking in all corners of the internet to …

40 Tips to Take Better Photos

<b>Many years ago when I was a starry-eyed undergrad I would ask every photographer I came across the same question:</b><p>“How do I take better photos?”<p>I was …

Tips for Using Window Light in Portrait Photography

Back in the 80’s and 90’s window lighting was very avant-garde and fashionable. However, then the window was always part of the scene. The subject …

Learn How To Connect With Your Subject

Whether you photograph the stars that fill our skies, shoot macros of the smallest insects or anything in between - How do you connect with your …

Digital Photography

Apple's Entirely Unnecessary But Very Cool Method Of Making The Mac Pro

This is an interesting little tale to me covering as it does two parts of my working life: tech and business and then the wider shores of the metals business which is what I do in my day job. Apple's new Mac Pro uses one particular metals manufacturing technique which is entirely unnecessary in a …

88 Amazing Photography Links That You Won't Want to Miss

With another terrific week in the world of photography passing us by, we find Toad Hollow Photography has been searching high and low in all corners …

The Top 8 Reasons Why I’m a Big Believer in 35mm Lens Photography

After two years of testing, renting, buying and selling just about every level of Nikon and Canon lenses and cameras, I have learned quite a bit …

Why Do We Kiss?

Learn Composition from the Photography of Henri Cartier-Bresson

<b>Update</b>: The Foundation of Henri Cartier-Bresson has asked that this article be taken down. Apologies.

60 Free Film Noir Movies

During the 1940s and 50s, Hollywood entered a “noir” period, producing riveting films based on hard-boiled fiction. These films were set in dark …

Julie Bishop

Legendary Pot Smokers Cheech & Chong Return to the Big Screen in ‘Cheech & Chong’s Animated Movie’

Legendary pot smoking duo Cheech & Chong (comedians Richard “Cheech” Marin and Tommy Chong) return to the big screen in <i>Cheech & Chong’s Animated …