George Georgiou

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Daytime Visions: A Tender and Unusual Illustrated Alphabet Celebrating the Whimsy of Words

“Words are a wonderful kind of glue.”<p><i>“We live in the word,”</i> Elizabeth Alexander observed in contemplating writing and the self in language, <i>“and the word is one of the ways we have to reach across to each other.”</i> And it is often in learning to live in the word — that is, in those formative years of …

Literature

These Are The Best Smartphone Camera Apps You Can Get Today

Recently, we suggested seven ways to take better shots with your smartphone. Although that article was a technical guide, we had a number of requests …

Chelsea news: Diego Costa steward 'assault’ claims dismissed as 'utter nonsense'

Alleged stamp on steward by Chelsea striker as he retrieved ball off the pitch at Brittania Stadium was resolved amicably<p>Chelsea's bizarre season had another story on Saturday as a Stoke steward's claim that Diego Costa stamped on him was refuted as "utter nonsense" and then resolved.<p>Moments after …

Chronicles of an Affair with his Secretary, Found in an Abandoned Suitcase

<i>T</i>he briefcase was found three decades after the affair took place, abandoned in a German apartment and later sold at auction. The contents of the …

Paris

Saint Lucy

Hujar understood and utilized photography’s tension between document and theatricality.<p>Goldberg is not content with a traditional monograph; with …

Welcome the Costică Acsinte Archive to The Commons!

Please join us in welcoming the Costică Acsinte Archive to The Commons. Costică Acsinte was a Romanian war photographer born on July 4th, 1897. He …

Robert Frank Collection Guide

<b>The Collection</b><p>The Robert Frank Collection at the National Gallery of Art is the largest repository of materials related to renowned photographer and …

Photography

Twilights: Ink Paintings on Vintage Books by Ekaterina Panikanova | Colossal

<p>Artist Ekaterina Panikanova (previously) recently opened her third solo show at Sara Zarin Gallery in Rome featuring a number of ink and acrylic …

Don't Take Pictures

10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …

GUP

promising waters

Maurizio Anzeri - Giovanni - Contemporary Art

Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Hustlers

Given we decided to construct a culture around sex, money, and violence, we might as well live with the consequences. When these consequences are …

Paul Seawright – Volunteer

Copyright Paul Seawright 2013 published by Artist Photo Books<p>Paul Seawright’s earlier photographic work provides the conceptual foundation for this …

Terrible real estate agent photographs

Midway

Turning powerful stats into art

Artist Chris Jordan shows us an arresting view of what Western culture looks like. His supersized images picture some almost unimaginable statistics …

APIs

Pick of the week: The teenage face of inequality

Two teens grow up the hard way in the gorgeous, heartbreaking British indie “The Selfish Giant”<p>From its opening scene, Clio Barnard’s “The Selfish Giant” strikes a delicate balance between hard-bitten British social realism in the tradition of Ken Loach and Alan Clarke and mist-shrouded fairy tale, …

Travel to Work

Posted by James on 13 July 2012 in People | 2 comments<p>Duncan Smith from UCL CASA has produced some great maps of commuter flows. Each line represents …

Census 2011 map, London

Visualise over 400 variables. Topics include age, religion, national identity and housing tenure.<p>Choose data to display<p>Please wait a few seconds for …

Homeland

For the past two years, I have been hiring day laborers as actors in the landscape photographs I make on the outskirts of the suburbs. I drive to …