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Highlights From A Never-Before-Published Interview With Henri Matisse

Design Observer has published an illuminating, long-lost interview with French artist Henri Matisse. Read some highlights here.<p>In August of 1946, after the end of World War II, an art-obsessed American soldier named Jerome Seckler interviewed legendary French painter Henri Matisse. At the time, …

On the Red Couch with Author Julia Alvarez

<i>When learning a new language, it’s important to watch what you say —especially if forced to flee your homeland under the threat of death.</i><i>A way with</i> …

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Katy Perry's Left Shark Inspires Merchandise, Lawsuits

It's law sharks vs. Left Shark.<p>Here's a Super Bowl XLIX outcome that NO ONE could've predicted.<p>Remember that dancer wearing a blue shark costume, positioned to the left of Katy Perry during her epic halftime performance? You know, the one who looked a bit... oblivious?<p>Well, it seems that some …

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In Praise Of Negasonic Teenage Warhead Of ‘Deadpool,’ A Truly Essential Superheroine<p>The Franchise Era Of Filmmaking: What Is It, And How Did We Get …

The greatest mistranslations ever

After Google Translate’s latest update, BBC Culture finds history’s biggest language mistakes – including a US president stating ‘I desire the Poles carnally’.<p>Google Translate’s latest update – turning the app into a real-time interpreter – has been heralded as bringing us closer to ‘a world where …

Queen of the Desert: Berlin Film Festival review

The explorer Gertrude Bell played a huge role in shaping the Middle East today – but Werner Herzog’s new film of her life prefers schmaltzy romance to history or politics, writes Matthew Anderson.<p>‘The female Lawrence of Arabia’, they call her; ‘the woman who made Iraq’. Events in the Middle East …

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Here's The Lego Version Of Fifty Shades You Didn't Know You Needed

We're pretty close to reaching our <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> saturation point. Not a day goes by without the new release of some promo video, interview, or …

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The Oscar Race Is Closer Than Ever, and This Weekend’s Awards Prove It

One prize for Boyhood, one prize for Birdman, and an increased, thrilling murkiness about the best picture race.<p>For the first time in several years, there may be genuine suspense when the best picture envelope is opened at the Oscars on February 22— and two events from this weekend have only added …

Baftas 2015: 10 things we learned

From the effect on this year’s Oscar race to the ramifications for the future of the monarchy to the fallout for facial hair, here’s our take-homes from this year’s awards<p>See all the winners’ acceptance speeches<p><b>The DGA oracle may be on the blink</b><p>Richard Linklater, whose Boyhood won big at Bafta, …

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Japanese Bakery Serves Up Adorable Sheep-Shaped Breads for the Chinese Zodiac Year of the Sheep

<i>image via DONQ</i><p>Japanese bakery chain DONQ is serving bread and treats shaped like sheep in honor of the Year of the Sheep (also called the Year of the …

Chinese New Year 2015: London celebrations

Chinese New Year takes place this year on Thursday February 19, but for London the main Chinese New Year celebrations, marking the Year of the Sheep, take place on February 22.<p>As usual, London’s Chinese New Year celebrations are set to be the biggest outside of Asia and hundreds of thousands of …