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The 10 Most Affordable Places To Live In The U.S.

Midwest is best.<p>Wanna live somewhere cheap? One particular region has your back.<p>The most affordable places to live in the U.S. based on housing, commuting and utilities costs are mostly cities in the midwest. The picks come from a new Trulia study that found America's most affordable cities based …

Visually Dramatic Series of Vertical Panoramic Shots of Churches

Richard Silver achieves the absolutely sublime in his spectacular pictures of churches that show entrance to altar all in one sweeping image. Just as …

Landscape Photography

Graphic Designer Explains Motivation Behind Craigslist Ad

<i>Yesterday, a graphic designer posted an ad on Craigslist titled</i> <i>“Designer Looking For People To Do Their Job Without Pay (Anywhere)”</i> <i>which poked fun at</i> …

Paris Review - P. D. James, The Art of Fiction No. 141

Interviewed by Shusha Guppy<p>Issue 135, Summer 1995<p>P. D. James is one of Britain’s most admired and best loved writers. Long considered the queen of crime and the doyenne of detective novelists, she has a large and varied readership beyond the confines of the genre and is praised by critics in such …

Literature

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San Francisco’s New Exploratorium Unveiled

San Francisco’s Exploratorium museum is world-renowned for 30+ years of bringing science and technology to life through kinetic art, inquiry, and play. This Wednesday they will open their brand-new waterfront facility on Pier 15 in San Francisco. Yesterday, friends and family were invited for a …

Drawing skills for Industrial Design artists

Design

"Architectural System Organism Machine" ($2,500) by Greek artist Simis Gatenio was the First Place Winner of our ARTPARIS Showdown http://saatol.us/YVailP. Check out more work in Simis' portfolio: http://saatol.us/10VjuV3

Paris Review - James Thurber, The Art of Fiction No. 10

Interviewed by George Plimpton & Max Steele<p>Issue 10, Fall 1955<p>James Thurber, ca. 1954<p>The Hôtel Continental, just down from the Place Vendôme on the Rue Castiglione. It is from here that Janet Flanner (Genêt) sends her Paris letter to <i>The New Yorker</i>, and it is here that the Thurbers usually stay …

Literature

One of Velázquez’s most distinctive portraits is now on view. This portrait has never before been lent to an institution in the United States. This special, three-month loan coincides with the re-installation of the Metropolitan's collection of Old Master paintings. http://met.org/10YrRPJ Velázquez (Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez) (Spanish, 1599–1660) | Duke Francesco I d'Este | 1638 | Galleria Estense, Modena © su concessione del Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali

Artlog

NYCU | Diana Al-Hadid’s Suspended Reality

<i>How does an artist resist reality?</i><p>In this film, artist Diana Al-Hadid creates sculptures and drawings that embrace illusionism and the unknown, …