Grace Chu

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15 Stunning Images That Will Make You Fall in Love With Long Exposure Photography

A slow shutter speed lets you capture a wide variety of creative shots. While long exposure may be necessary in low light situations, it can also be …

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The semi-sacred ‘third gender’ of South Asia

Shahria Sharmin has just been named as a jurors’ pick in this year’s Magnum Awards. She discusses her photos of people who describe themselves as mermaids.<p>“I feel like a mermaid. My body tells me that I am a man but my soul tells me that I am a woman. I am like a flower, a flower that is made of …

South Asia

Delicate Paper Calligraphy Showcases a Cheerful Alphabet

Find your paper-cut initials in Sabeena Karnik’s delicate typeface and calligraphy pieces.<p>For the last 10 years, Sabeena Karnik has worked in the paper medium, pushing its boundaries and experimenting with its different capacities and styles. It wasn’t until a few years ago that the artist stumbled …

If You Talk To This Story, The Characters Will Listen

A new wave of virtual reality video games offers incredible tactility, but Untethered considers another layer of immersion: talking.<p>I’ve flown starships. I’ve fired grenade launchers. I’ve won NBA championships. And I’ve played more than my fair share of Solitaire. But as video games make their way …

The Bearded Woman of Abruzzi: a 17th-century hero of gender fluidity

When Neapolitan artist Jusepe de Ribera painted local celebrity Magdalena Ventura, he turned her from a freak into an almost supernaturally powerful assertion of individuality<p>Gender is a fluid concept in the 21st century. Male and female are ceasing to be conceived as binary opposites. Categories …

Gender-Neutral

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From smog-eating towers to ocean-cleaning barriers, how design is inspiring innovation

<i>Prepare to abandon your comfort zone, discover some of the world’s most disruptive minds and explore the trends of tomorrow – WIRED’s annual two-day</i> …

le detroit perdu

Project info<p>" Rather than being a documentary on the Strait of Messina, the series consists of an intimate narrzione of this magical place, also recounted by Homer in his Odyssey; with its sea and its unique atmosphere. A symbol of harmony between the forces of nature and those of human, a symbol …