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Love Changes Everything

The Hobart Mercury 15 August 2015Love Changes Everything print<b>Price:</b> $44.00

Hobart

Delicate Fish Paintings Express Artist's Elegant Vision of the World

Painter Niharika Hukku‘s captivating work will make you realize that ordinary fish possess an innate beauty. More often than not, the artist uses simple, white pottery (which she constructs herself) as a functional canvas for her aquatic designs. “Starting with an idea, my work is an expression of …

Art

2015 Electrolux Design Lab Competition – Vote and Win a trip to Helsinki

As a household name, Electrolux has impacted us with their innovations and Swedish Design Thinking. They take forth their commitment towards …

Labor demands Tony Abbott ban Coalition MP from Reclaim Australia rally

Opposition frontbencher Richard Marles says it is extraordinary that Abbott has banned MPs from Q&A but will allow them to attend ‘racist’ rallies<p>Labor is demanding that Tony Abbott stop Coalition MP George Christensen from addressing a “racist” Reclaim Australia rally this weekend.<p>Christensen has …

Australia

Mount Druitt v Potts Point: Analysis reveals true impact of Abbott government's two budgets

Other least-affected suburbs include seats held by Liberal MPs including Treasurer Joe Hockey, Victorian rising star Kelly O'Dwyer, and Western …

Calvin Harris Gives His Most Revealing Interview About Taylor Swift Yet

Add this to the list of times Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris gave us major relationship goals: The DJ just gave his most revealing (and gushing!) interview about Swift yet, and it's ridiculously sweet. Cue the <i>awws</i>:<p>"It's going absolutely fantastic," he told KISS FM U.K. "It's interesting because …

Apple Watch "fails to excite" and is "a bit underwhelming" say designers

In April, Apple courted the design world by presenting the Apple Watch at a pavilion in Milan and holding a glamorous dinner for leading designers. …

The sniff test: an ode to Madam Speaker

Topics<p>Bronwyn Bishop<br>• Opinion<p>Australian politics<br>• comment

Australia

Seasonal affective disorder – dark days can bring on SAD days

Professor Murray says those likely to be most affected are prone generally to depression. For example, those who tend to go quiet when things go …

Whimsical Photos of Everyday Objects Playfully Reimagined Through the Eyes of a Child

Photographer Peechaya Burroughs‘ playfully minimalistic shots contain a contagious amount of positivity. Through Burroughs' unique lens, a yellow/orange balloon becomes a perfect egg yolk, food is transformed into artistic material, and origami is magically brought to life. No matter what the …

Art

Lord mayor Robert Doyle in push to get cycles off roads in Melbourne's CBD

The lord mayor last week spoke at a State Library lecture, where he suggested cyclists should be stopped from using Flinders, King and Lonsdale …

How to use design thinking in your next project

With more and more engineering-focused companies trying to become design-centric, they’re no doubt trying to adopt design thinking.<p>But it’s not as simple as saying, “Just use design thinking.” Saying it does not make it so.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k …

UX Design

Miley Cyrus continues her feud with Taylor Swift by posting hilarious picture

Due to the region you are trying to access this article from, we aren't allowed to display this page. We're just as sorry as you are!<p>However, you may …

Taylor Swift boycotted Apple Music without label’s permission

The singer's label boss discussed the incident at a recent tech conference<p>Taylor Swift‘s label boss has revealed that the singer failed to inform the …

The Story Behind the Haunting Photo of a Starving Afghan Boy

LightBox NewsletterSign up to receive the latest from TIME's photo editors View Sample<p>Andrew Quilty’s photograph is hard to read at first. Under this …

Zaha Hadid Architects embraces America as China turns against "weird architecture"

<b>Business news:</b> overseas architects are finding it more difficult to win work in China, according to Zaha Hadid Architects director Patrik Schumacher, …

I saw Cinderella the other week with my daughter and now I can tax deduct it. From The Age, 9/7. #Cinderella #taxdeduction

Uber urges state government to legalise drivers

Once regulated, Uber would then push for the state government to draw up a full legal framework for ride-sharing, providing oversight on drivers and …

Denmark Unveils a Surreal 'Infinite Bridge'

The walkable sculpture extends more than 100 feet over a bay.<p>Rejoice, fans of aimless pacing: Denmark has debuted a ridiculous “bridge” you can walk for eternity without actually getting anywhere.<p>The “Infinite Bridge” was built by Gjøde & Povlsgaard Arkitekter for the “Sculpture by the Sea” …

Design

Husband-and-Wife Team Designs a Better Way to Store Clothes

The EZSTAX is simple, stackable and sustainable<p>Furniture designers have not kept pace with the way we store our clothes—and the sheer amount that we …

Tony Abbott has escalated his war on wind power

And international investors are warning the government's move sends a bad message about how safe it is to do business in Australia.<p>The directive is …

Three days in a refuge

Inside a safe haven from domestic violence.<p>"I told him we were going to the library, I took Georgia's bottle and the library books and we never came …

Kingii, The Wrist-Mounted Lifesaving Device

People will look at you funny if you wear a normal life jacket everywhere. And, honestly, it gets bulky and cumbersome. <b>The Kingii is a better option.</b> …

College Student Builds Tiny House to Graduate Debt-Free

While many people graduate college with substantial debt, 25-year-old Joel Weber decided that he didn't want to be one of them. To save money on room and board, the University of Texas student was determined to build his own tiny home. These eco-friendly type structures are usually around 500 …

College & University

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Greece votes 'No' to European Union rescue package in decisive referendum

But there was a more sober reaction from Europe's leaders, who now face the choice of caving to some of Syriza's demands – perhaps including debt …

Married Painters Express Raw Emotions through Life-Size Hyperrealistic Paintings

Artist Kit King and her husband Corey Oda Popp have collaborated to create paintings that feature a spectacular amount of detail. Each piece demonstrates the power of hyperrealism, utilizing intricate components to make lifelike art on a two-dimensional plane. Upon viewing their portfolio of work, …

Art

Tanks in the streets! Martial law! What has Q&A done!?

Topics<p>Australian security and counter-terrorism<br>• Opinion<p>Australian intelligence agencies<br>• Q&A<br>• Australian Broadcasting Corporation<br>• Australian politics<br>• Australian media<br>• comment

Martial Law