Simon Wu

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Skinny-dipping in the void: the day I toured James Turrell's art show naked

The dignified halls of the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra are an unconventional space to wear your birthday suit. But here we are, on Wednesday evening, 50 art lovers disrobing with quiet, private trepidation.<p>I too begin to strip: the dress comes off, the underwear soon after – until I …

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This Is What Happens When You Encase Flowers In Giant Cubes Of Ice

For centuries, flowers have appeared in art as manifestations of <i>Memento Mori,</i> a Latin phrase that translates to "remember (that you have) to die." Artists from Philippe de Champaigne to Adriaen van Utrecht have incorporated plantlife in various states of decay to mirror the ephemeral nature of our …

Underrated Exercises for Men

10 Genius Exercises You Aren’t Doing<p>These movements can make your workout—and your body—better<p>Yes, the headline of this story should probably be “10 Genius Exercises You MIGHT Not Be Doing.” But frankly, that just doesn’t sound as good as the current title. (Imagine that: truth on the Internet!)<p>And …

Mood Lines: Setting the Tone of Your Design

<i>Feature image by the talented Cyril Rolando. Check out his Tumblr here.</i><p>Lines have been used by artists and designers to convey mood since the first …

Amal Alamuddin Clooney and the Rise of the Trophy Husband

Christopher Polk—NBC/Getty Images<p>Jason Merritt—Getty Images<p>Jason Merritt—Getty Images<p>Jason Merritt—Getty Images<p>Kevork Djansezian—NBC/Getty …

Five Weeks to Washboard Abs

<b>Duration</b> 5 weeks<p><b>Exercises</b> 9<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Humans are creatures of habit, doing certain things over and over again because they feel comfortable, such …

Workouts

How I Finally Got Muscle to Grow - Phase 1

I started my weightlifting journey as a pencil-thin 16 year-old from the shallow end of the bodybuilding gene pool. During my first few years I …

Ab Workouts for a Six-Pack

Six Moves to a Six-Pack<p>These are the best core exercises you've never done, and they'll reveal the abs you never knew you had<p>Nothing says "fit" like a wash-board stomach. And nothing makes achieving one harder than doing the same exercises every week. "Your body adapts and stops responding to …

New Free Fonts For Designers in 2015 | Fonts

Modern <b>free fonts</b> for your 2015 web and graphic design projects. These new fonts are perfect for Headlines, Headings and print design. Free download …

10 Secrets to Building Mass

Here's what you need to know...<p>If you have 14-inch arms and want to start a mass building program, don't worry about your stupid abs (for a …

Workouts

Some of Today’s Most Prominent Artists on Courage, Creativity, Criticism, Success, and What It Means to Be a Great Artist

<i>“Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant — there is no such thing,”</i> Georgia O’Keeffe wrote in her spectacular letter to Sherwood Anderson. <i>“Making your unknown known is the important thing — and keeping the unknown always beyond you…”</i> And yet, as human beings, we orient ourselves in the darkness of …

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