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A Guide to This Spring’s Best Art Shows

Iman Raad, <i>Eye (Left),</i> 2017, acrylic on raw canvas, 34 x 40 inches<p><b>IMAN RAAD,</b> “Tongue Tied,” at Sargent’s Daughters (March 18 to April 23, 2017)<p>This is the New York debut of this breakout young talent from Iran, whose brightly colored paintings and installations allow fruits, flowers, butterflies, …

Grade-A Getaway Outside Mexico City

Two families share a triangular retreat on Lake Avándaro.<p>Group vacations are great for splitting travel costs, but not so good for getting restful alone time. That’s why architecture studio Método used vertical space to divvy up a shared vacation house outside Mexico City. When the joint owners, …

Mexico City

Online theorizing ruined too many TV shows in 2016

Trying to predict twists on your favorite series used to be a fun guessing game. Now, it’s become an industry.<p>It only took one episode for diehard <i>Mr. Robot</i>fans to figure out the big twist of the show’s second season.<p>Elliot Alderson, the show’s paranoid, reality-shifting protagonist and unreliable …

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The Mathematical Voodoo of Triangles

When you try to build shapes out of too many triangles, some bizarre things start to happen.<p>The five Platonic solids are the foundation for a number of geometric studies, and they encompass the only three-dimensional polyhedrons that are both regular and convex. In other words, they are 3D shapes …

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Why Ennio Morricone's Oscar was this year's most significant win

<b>Sean Wilson assesses the veteran composer’s massively overdue Academy Awards success…</b><p>So, the Oscars are all done for another year, the speeches have …

Punk Portraits Prove Political Leaders Look Better in Pink

“The Russians said that there are people coming to get me for my Putin pieces, and one lady lost her mind in a gallery over the Pope John Paul piece. I enjoy them all equally,” says painter Scott Scheidly.<p>Recently, Donald Trump was mentioned in a single TV news segment 17 times. For those battling …

Art

Eighth time lucky for Terry Gilliam as his Don Quixote film will finally be made

It has taken 17 years and a seven abortive attempts, but Terry Gilliam's film The Man Who Killed Don Quixote will finally be made after Michael Palin stepped in to play the main part.<p>Gilliam's film, which he first attempted to make in 1998, will now begin shooting again later this year, with £13m …

Fabric-cast concrete is the construction method of the future, say designers

Designers Ron Culver and Joseph Sarafian have developed a method of casting concrete in Lycra stretched by robotic arms, which they believe could be …

Engineering

Wow, We Really Like What You've Done With Your Infinity Room

Hey, thanks for inviting us over to check out the new place. It looks great. Did you repaint all of this? Yeah? Love the accent wall in the guest bedroom; it really livens up the room. Great bookcase, too.<p>Oh, and is this the Infinity Room? This is nice. How did you do all this? Oh, you used 3D …

BangOn!NYC brings ELEMENTS back to Brooklyn with Claptone, Gramatik and more

Last year, BangOn!NYC brought the premier edition of ELEMENTS to New York, where revelers enjoyed a multi-sensory festival experience soundtracked by …

Sleeping atop a bike

<i>Nov. 7, 1983: A little girl passes by a woman catching a nap perched atop her bicycle in downtown Los Angeles.</i><p>Staff photographer Ken Hively took this image at 9th Street and Figueroa Street. It appeared as a stand alone image on the Nov. 9, 1983 Los Angeles Times Metro page.

Desert X marks its spot for Coachella 2017 art exhibition

Lita Albuquerque would like to map the sky. She'd like to stitch together the stars and the sand, sending a blanket of fluid, brightly colored dancers across the open, dusty desert floor.<p>The environmental artist's vision for a performance involving hundreds of people, along with a companion …

RY X - Deliverance (Fort Romeau Remix)

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>Fort Romeau remix of 'Deliverance' Spotify: found.ee/RYX_DeliveranceSptfy …

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Designers react to the new Guinness logo

Beer brands don't come more recognisable than the Guinness harp. So when it came to updating the black stuff's logo design, London firm Design Bridge …

Anish Kapoor Studios II, III, IV, V, VI & VII / Caseyfierro Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project was completed in late 2015 and is the final phase of the transformation of industrial units …

World

After Experimenting With 360-Degree Storytelling, Publishers Are Going All-In on VR

Since its inception in 2012, Digital Content NewFronts presentations have been all about convincing marketers to double down on digital video. But …

Virtual Reality

Female Beauty Photographed All Around the World

Almost three years ago the Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc quit her office job and set out on a journey to photograph the diversity of female …

A Warmer, Fuzzier Los Angeles

Los Angeles — I GOT lost the other day driving on Venice Boulevard. This is a street, a mile south of where I live, that I use to travel east or west. But it has changed of late, like much of Los Angeles.<p>Over the past few years, Venice Boulevard has been the site of a huge infrastructural project: …

Urban Design

RDP Container House by Daniel Moreno Flores and Sebastian Calero - CAANdesign | Architecture and home design blog

Architects: Daniel Moreno Flores , Sebastian Calero<br>Location: Pichincha, Ecuador<br>Year: 2015<br>Area: 1.335 ft²/ 124 m²<br>Cost: $170.000<br>Photo courtesy: Lorena …

Will Philadelphia Become the Vertical Farming Capital of the World?

With its muggy summers and freezing winters, Philadelphia isn't exactly known as an agricultural hotspot. But a resolution passed Thursday by …

Inside the Seattle VR Hackathon, a glimpse of virtual reality’s potential

Nearly 130 virtual reality developers from around the Seattle region gathered at the Center for Education and Research in Construction last weekend …

Virtual Reality

AUGMENTED REALITY: The future’s so bright I gotta wear shades

I’m very bullish on Augmented Reality, which is essentially layering the digital world on top of the real world using some sort of transparent …

Augmented Reality