Susan Ciciotte

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Australia's Infinite Stairway to Heaven

<i>Diminish and Ascend</i> is a sculptural installation by artist David McCracken that, from certain angles, looks like a never-ending staircase. Part of the annual event known as Sculpture by the Sea in Bondi, Australia, the staircase is one of the most eye-catching pieces at the outdoor exhibition this …

Optical Illusions

10 Expert-Created Festive Centerpieces

Expert ideas to steal.<p>A beautiful arrangement says, "Welcome!" Floral designers and event planners show us how they say it with flowers — and other seasonal elements.

Word of Mouth Paris: Bars and Restaurants

by David Graver and Katie Olsen<p>Everybody has a recommendation to offer regarding a trip to Paris; those who have visited "La Ville-Lumière" claim a favorite spot and are ever-eager to share it. Generally, however, they're all quite personal or, on the contrary, quite touristy. It's a city known for …

France

Read Laurie Anderson's Moving Lou Reed Essay, Detailing Their Relationship and His Death

The November 21 issue of <i>Rolling Stone</i> magazine pays tribute to the late Lou Reed, who passed away on October 27. For the issue, avant-garde artist Laurie Anderson, who was Reed's longtime partner and wife since 2008, penned a beautiful and stunningly detailed essay on their relationship and Reed's …

Watch Lou Reed Discuss the Meaning of Sound in His Final Interview

This September, Lou Reed did a photo shoot for Parrot Zik headphones in New York. Director, actress, and style icon Farida Khelfa sat down with the …

Lou Reed

The Myth of the Brainstorming Session

<i>This post was originally published on the ooomf blog.</i><p>Over dinner a couple months ago, one of my friends said he needed some help coming up with a name for a new website.<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked TNW Conference that muchFIND OUT WHY<p>He told me a bit about …

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Revealing "Before I Die" Art Project Goes Global

Back in 2011, we first wrote about Candy Chang's powerful interactive art project “Before I Die” where she painted a side of an abandoned house in her neighborhood of New Orleans with chalkboard paint and then stenciled in the words, “Before I die I want to ___.” Anyone who happened to pass by …

New Orleans

Folk Alley Presents: Elephant RevivalFolk Alley

The Colorado band Elephant Revival has made a few records that mix jam, bluegrass and folk music. But its latest, <i>These Changing Skies</i>, finds what seems to be its sweet spot. With banjo, bass, guitar, fiddle and washboard balancing the many disparate influences, songs like "Birds and Stars" capture …

Guitar

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Banksy in NYC

At the beginning of October, the famous street artist known as Banksy announced an upcoming "residency" on the streets of New York City, titled "Better Out Than In". Nearly every day this month, Banksy's website announced the appearance of a new piece somewhere in New York's five boroughs. New …

Articles about home office design inspiration on Dwell.com - Dwell

What’s the future of office design? We investigate how start-up culture is influencing everything from corporate campuses to...<p>With more and more people beginning to telecommute and work remotely from home, the home office is getting more attention than...<p>Corporate offices don’t have to be all work …

Home Offices

World Cafe Remembers Lou Reed

In remembrance of the legendary Lou Reed, who died on Oct. 27, <i>World Cafe</i> revisits an archived interview from 1996. This particular segment was recorded around the time the singer released <i>Set the Twilight Reeling</i>.<p>While many interviewers — including WXPN's David Dye — have described Reed as an …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

“I’m just not a math person.”<p>We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably <i>are</i> a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. …

Mathematics

Rene Redzepi: "A Work in Progress"

Packaged together with a cheerful yellow band, the three volumes of Rene Redzepi's latest cookbook are almost sculptural, but it is what is inside that is most intriguing. Unlike more traditional food publications, "A Work in Progress" puts emphasis on the unique thought process and creative …

Design

So Beautiful

Hello!<br>Following on from my 'put a smidge of paint and stamping on a corner of a book page' eureka moment last week, I kind of carried it through to …

Final page in my #tmjournal . Feels good to fill one up:):) #artjournal #paint

Articles about little cabin woods 7 homes we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.<p>Boerum House and Home, a Brooklyn outpost features a roster of emerging and established designers.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the …

San Francisco

The Science of Choice in Addiction

Research has shown that beating addiction is ultimately about regarding addicts as people who can rationally choose.<p>In December 1966, Leroy Powell of Austin, Texas, was convicted of public intoxication and fined $20 in a municipal court. Powell appealed his conviction to Travis County court, where …

One Man's 40,000km Journey Across the World By Bicycle

Originally starting in London, photographer and writer Rob Lutter set off on an ambitious global journey, hoping to travel across 40,000km on his bicycle. Along the way, the goal has been to not only photograph the many sites he visits, finding inspiration from his travels and the people he meets, …

Cycling

Dark Fairytale Photos of Women Stranded in Nature

Dutch photographer Ellen Kooi produces eye-catching images with elements of surrealism that seem like scenes from a dark fairytale. Each photo in her growing collection of work features its own imaginative narrative, leaving the viewer to decide what happened to lead each subject into the eerily …

Avant-garde

More than 1,000 unaccounted for in deadly Colo. floods

Historic flooding leaves weary residents reeling amid the dark forecast of more rain to come.<p>The number of people unaccounted for in flood-ravaged Colorado rose Sunday to 1,254 as flooding spread to 15 counties and rain continued to fall.<p>Many of those unaccounted for were reported unreachable on …

Modern Day Hemingway

Rare Photos of Migaloo the Albino Humpback Whale

For whale watching enthusiasts, sighting a massive aquatic mammal as it leaps out of the sea and recedes back to its underwater habitat is a thrilling experience. However, few can say that they've spotted one whose body is entirely white. For those lucky enough, they may have witnessed a passing …

Humpback Whales

Kim Gordon Writing Memoir

Kim Gordon sure is busy lately. Her band Body/Head is releasing a new album on Tuesday, she's going to be on "Girls", and she just showed up on a Beck song. As <i>The New York Times</i> reports, she's got a lot more on her plate. For starters, she's working on her autobiography for HarperCollins.<p>According …

Articles about when autumn comes 9 reasons look forward fall on Dwell.com - Dwell

Upon arrival at the aforementioned Terminal 2E I realized that although a sign with an arrow pointing a certain direction should...<p>The aesthetic appeal of personal electronics has long fueled consumer interest.<p>Are you looking for the best Lakeside property for sale? It is not difficult to see your …

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