Josie Kingscott

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Let’s stop being such boobs about nipples

At the Calvin Klein Collection Resort show on Wednesday (June 3), fashion designer Francisco Costa sent out two models dressed in clothes printed with boobs all over them.<p>The abstracted breast motifs, designed in collaboration with the painter Alice Lancaster, were fairly benign, as boobs go—but …

This Week in Culture: May 16, 2015

Picasso’s “Les Femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’)”

Extraordinary van Gogh, inspired by nature, at the Clark

“Sometimes I long so much to do landscape, just as one would for a long walk to refresh oneself,” wrote Vincent van Gogh in 1882, “and in all of …

Art

VIDEO: Strictly Critical Finds Beauty Rules in Van Gogh’s Flowers at the Metropolitan Museum

Opinion<p>Bliss out on Van Gogh's magical paintings of Spring.<p>& & ,<p>Just in time for spring (but after Mother’s Day), our intrepid critics, Blake Gopnik …

Metropolitan Museum of Art

1969 Homme à l'épée assis by Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (/pɪˈkɑːsoʊ, -ˈkæsoʊ/; Spanish: [ˈpaβlo piˈkaso]; 25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, …

Watch: "Why is Modern Art so Bad?"

Boing Boing reader Shash posted this video in the comments about the Rothko painting post from earlier today. In the video, artist and illustrator …

10 Meditation Tips for Beginners

Here are 10 simple meditation tips for beginners to help you get through that initial frustration and get started with your own meditation practice:<p>Meditation is a wonderful tool for decreasing feelings of stress and anxiety, and increasing feelings of peacefulness, contentedness and connectedness. …

Meditation

Art Business: How To Create A Master Price List

Creating a master price list is a must for any artist. This detailed inventory of your work and pricing will prove valuable in three areas:<p><b>Sales:</b> Sharing your master price list with collectors will validate your market, put your pricing in context and increase the likelihood of a sale.• <b><br>Archives:</b> …

14 Ways for How to Lose Belly Fat Fast

My friend Kimberly was making yet another series of desperate New Year’s weight loss resolutions.<p>“Every year, I starve myself for months, I lose …

Not just prunes: foods to help you get regular

<b>(CNN) —</b> Constipation isn't the most glamorous of topics — but having it sure isn't fun. For one, it's extremely common, afflicting 42 million people in the United States. Each of us has different bathroom habits, but most experts say that three or fewer bowel movements per week could indicate a …

High Fiber

Kids do a lot better when schools ban smartphones

Do you want your children to do better in exams? Then take away their smartphones. (Sorry, kids!)<p>Schools that ban students from carrying phones see a clear improvement in their test scores, according to a study by the London School of Economics.<p>"We found the impact of banning phones for these …

London School of Economics

Museum Day Around the World

May 18 is International Museum Day so visit one if you can and don't be put off by pedants who say you need to do "homework" beforehand.<p>That's what The Washington Post advised in a long article that was supposed to take the anxiety out of art:<p>Our response to art is directly proportional to our …