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One Last Piece of Life Advice from Anthony Bourdain

Listening back through my tapes from interviewing Bourdain in 2016, I found a gem.<p>A few days before Christmas 2016, former MUNCHIES Editor-in-Chief Helen Hollyman and I shared the experience of interviewing Anthony Bourdain at Bemelmans Bar here in New York City. We recorded for nearly four hours, …

Manhattan

Train station news shows how historic preservation can be a game-changer for Michigan

This is about more than saving an old building<p><i>Editor’s note</i><i>: What follows is an op-ed from Dan Austin, the founder of</i> <i>HistoricDetroit.org</i> <i>and author of three books on Detroit architecture. He also is part of the</i> <i>MI Impact Coalition</i><i>, which is pushing to reinstate Michigan’s Historic Preservation Tax</i> …

Urban Design

Anthony Bourdain committed suicide on June 8th

WHEN interviewers dug to the essence of him, Anthony Bourdain said he was a simple man. He knew his life didn’t give that impression. Much of it was …

Skydiving

The Life and Work of Gustav Klimt, Austrian Symbolist Painter

<b>Gustav Klimt</b> (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) is best-known as a founder of the Vienna Secession and a leading light of the worldwide Art Nouveau …

Art

Luke Mack: An Emerging Artist SEEN in Detroit — SEEN Magazine

Luke Mack is an automotive designer by day and oil painter by night. He tells <b>SEEN</b> about his artwork and where he finds inspiration.<p><i>By Stephanie</i> …

Art

Ten Travel Tips for Paris

Bonjour and back to our daily program of Strut with Susan on Fridays! I’ve spent 2 weeks in the lovely city of Paris, and wanted to share ten …

Realistic Paintings Of Landscapes By Thomas Dubois

<b>Thomas Dubois</b> is an architect and designer based in the south of France. Recently, he made a series of paintings illustrations of desert landscapes. …

10 of the Most Eye-Opening Artworks at Art Basel Hong Kong 2018

Art Fairs<p>From an exceptionally lovely Warhol Mao to a bewitching rodent dance of death from Taiwan, quality and novelty abound at an equally high …

Can you name #5WomenArtists? Here’s a list to get you started.

The National Museum of Women in the Arts has one task for you: Name five women artists.<p>You might not be able to. It’s a task many have failed at …

Art

This Chocolate Strawberry Fudge is a simple and delicious five-ingredient recipe you'll want to make over and over! It tastes just like chocolate c… | Pinteres…

This Chocolate Strawberry Fudge is a simple and delicious five-ingredient recipe you'll want to make over and over! It tastes just like chocolate …

Rihanna Is Getting This Basquiat-Inspired Sculpture as a Surprise Birthday Gift

Art World<p>Edgar Askelovic is giving RiRi the silicone doppelgänger to celebrate her 30th birthday.<p>,<p>Pop star Rihanna turns 30 today, and to celebrate, …

Art

The botany in Obama's official portrait represents his history

Artist Kehinde Wiley employed the language of flowers.<p>The National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. is full of familiar faces. Since it opened in 1968, the museum's sole purpose has been to showcase the images of "men and women who have made significant contributions to the history, …

Iconoclast painter Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of Barack Obama will be unveiled tomorrow

After a year working in secrecy, celebrated hip hop portraitist Kehinde Wiley is finally ready to unveil the most important commission of his career: the presidential portrait of Barack Obama.<p>The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery will present Wiley’s opus to the public in a special ceremony in …

Art

24matins.uk

Business<p>Sweet tax deals, a business-friendly climate and an English-speaking population. The Netherlands is going all out to attract companies …

Donatella Says We've All Been Pronouncing Versace Wrong

Fashion words are notoriously difficult to pronounce, and unless you hear the names of certain luxury labels spoken, rather than just written down, …

The 24 richest suburbs in America

First we took on the richest zip code in every state, and then the poorest. But what about the wealthiest suburban communities in America?<p>From the mansions of Los Altos, California, to the posh community of Short Hills, New Jersey, INSIDER has rounded up the 24 richest suburbs in America.<p>With the …

The Insane Real-Life College Heist Film Generating Major Sundance Buzz

In 2004, four Kentucky college boys attempted the most dimwitted art heist in modern history. In the Sundance feature ‘American Animals,’ the …

There’s a Lot You Don’t Know About Versailles

The bedchamber of Dauphin Louis (1729-1765), son of Louis XV.<p>The book features the views to which everyone has been accustomed—the Hall of Mirrors, …

Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 88.6 degrees F

MOSCOW (AP) — Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius …

I Lived On 51% Of My Income —& Saved $17,000

Two days before my 29th birthday, I shared a thought I’d been sitting on with my girlfriends: What if I didn’t shop for a year?<p>I didn’t come up with …

Posing this simple question to a first date will help you decide if you have a future together

First impressions are very important. That's why a first date with someone is so nerve-racking — you have to put your best self out there and hope for an instant spark.<p>But it's not all on you. You want to actually fancy the person sitting opposite you too. Dating is a way of sussing out whether you …

The controversial art works that sent the world into a spin

The art world means serious business. Paintings and sculptures sell for hundreds of millions of pounds at the drop of a gavel, works are stolen and sold on the black market, and the authenticity of others have divided elitist circles worldwide. Naturally, all this lays the groundwork for some good …

40 Amazing Behind the Scenes Photos of Famous Artists at Work in Their Studios

A good studio for an artist is a very important place. Our creative studios might sometimes look like a pile of rubbish or a mixed-up room, but this …

Ten cryptocurrency predictions for 2018 from the co-founder of the Blockchain Research Institute

A year ago, Alex Tapscott (my co-author of <i>Blockchain Revolution</i>) and I made some predictions for 2017. At the end of the year we compared those predictions to what had actually occurred. Overall they stood up well.<p>Notably we said: <i>“Bitcoin will hit $2,000 (that’s right: one bitcoin will be worth</i> …

Blockchain

Buy Ripple, Tron, NEO or XLM and you could get as rich as the early Bitcoin traders

If you were lucky enough to buy Bitcoin a few years ago, you’re probably feeling pretty pleased with yourself.<p>But what if you’re skint and hoping to …

Cryptocurrency

Eminem's Daughter Hailie Bares Her Abs In New Photo Ahead of 22nd Birthday

Eminem‘s little girl is all grown up!<p>Hailie Jade Scott‘s 22nd birthday falls on Christmas day, so the daughter of the legendary rapper celebrated a …

Chef Masaharu Morimoto’s 3 Golden Rules for Eating Sushi

The Iron Chef wants you to forget everything you've learned.<p>“You think you know how to eat sushi? You don’t know anything about eating sushi,” said …

Cream Cheese

13 YouTube Channels to Teach You How to Paint for Free

Always wanted to learn how to paint, but were afraid to enroll in a class? Free online painting tutorials may be right up your alley, helping you get comfortable with both basic and advanced techniques right from home. Whether you are interested in acrylic or oil painting or learning how to use …

30 movies you have to watch by the time you're 30

You better hop to it.<p>Whether you fancy romance, comedy, drama—or any hyphenate in-between—there are certain films that are undeniable must-sees. Some are important because they make you uncomfortable (but have plenty of teachable moments), others entertain, but above all, this particular set will …