Joan Chartier

12 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Following | @nujxd7 | Keep up with Joan Chartier on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Joan Chartier”

Check out this fun new exhibition entitled ‘Great Villains of Gotham’ from One-Shot Gallery in New York! 

Check out this fun new exhibition entitled ‘Great Villains of Gotham’ from One-Shot Gallery in New York!

10 Versions of Poe's "The Raven"

Even though the Poe Toaster appears to be nevermore, we couldn’t let Edgar Allan Poe’s birthday pass without a tribute to the master of the macabre. …

Literature

5 Disorders Caused by the Internet, TV, Magazines and Movies

1. Truman Show Delusion<p>Until a studio light fell from the “sky” near his house, Truman Burbank lived a perfectly normal life. Then he found out that …

19th Century

How Apple's '1984' Super Bowl Ad Was Almost Canceled

More than 30 years ago, Apple defined the Super Bowl commercial as a cultural phenomenon. Prior to Super Bowl XVIII, nobody watched the game "just …

Google Chrome

Dalí: the first celebrity modernist

It is 25 years to the day since Salvador Dalí died, in 1989. Is it an anniversary to celebrate, or commiserate, or forget?<p>No one can say Dalí was a negligible 20th-century artist. He was the first celebrity modernist. Picasso and Matisse were famous – very famous – but the work came first, …

11 surreal facts about Salvador Dalí

As new emerges that the body of Salvador Dali is to be exhumed as part of a bizarre paternity case, here are some things you may not know about his singular life<p><b>1. He made accidental millionaires of his secretaries</b><p>Long before the interning trend took off, Dalí refused to pay his secretaries. …

At Least 2 Dead In Massive Pileup Involving 'Too Many Vehicles To Count' Near Chicago

Two people were killed today in a massive pileup involving several semi-trailers near Chicago, ABC is reporting.<p>Officials told ABC the accident involved "too many vehicles to count." Heavy equipment is being used to search for people who may be trapped underneath the trucks, and buses are being …

10 Hauntingly Beautiful Photo Illustrations of the Brothers Grimm’s Homeland

The eerie, foreboding forests that loom behind the Brothers Grimm’s fairy tales have haunted children’s memories for centuries (and surely some …

Literature

The Most Exquisite Rooms Inside the Beautiful Louvre

As one of the world's most visited museums, it's rare to see the Louvre's array of lovely rooms completely empty. Through a project that began as a commission by Le Muse du Louvre, New York-based photographer Franck Bohbot gives us a rare glimpse of the colorfully ornate spaces throughout the …

France

Rediscovering the Dark Splendor of Gustave Doré with Edgar Allan Poe

Next month the Musée d’Orsay in Paris is opening <i>Gustave Doré (1832-1883): The Power of the Imagination</i>, and it’s likely there will be a renewed focus …

“growth within” anatomical collage art by bedelgeuse

“growth within” anatomical collage art by bedelgeuse<p>bedelgeuse.tumblr.com

Artist:Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890) Current location: National Gallery http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vincent_van_Gogh Posted by Lara