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See the photos that got Ren Hang arrested

Admittedly, Ren Hang’s photography doesn’t have any particular purpose. He regularly denies being consciously controversial or political – in an interview with Tashen’s Sexy Books editor, Dian Hanson, for his new photo book, <i>Ren Hang</i>, he says, “I don’t really view my work as taboo, because I don’t …

10+ Of The Most Heartwarming Historic Photos Ever

When looking at the majority of historical photos, it might seem that the world was black-and-white and all we had were wars and disease.<p>However,</b> …

TIME's Best Photojournalism of 2016

Ayak poses while nine months pregnant at a safe house in Uganda, Dec. 8, 2015. She lost her entire family to a rebel att<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Lynsey …

The best movies of 2016 that we didn’t review

Hundreds of movies come to American theaters every year. Sometimes they arrive at a rate of 20 per week, at least in New York, where most films that …

Horror

Brief encounters: Japan's love hotels – in pictures

Belgian photographer Zaza Bertrand headed to Japan’s love hotels, secret worlds full of clandestine encounters and kitsch interior design

Clandestine

Li Hui Photography

Emotional and nostalgic photographs by Li Hui.I have to admit it took me some time to start writing on this article. While listening to some music of …

Photography

Terrifying and Dark Paintings by Famous Artists

Hans Memling - Triptych of Earthly Vanity and Divine Salvation<p><b>Hans Memling</b> was <b>German Renaissance master</b> whose work was exceptional to its time. …

Film Review: ‘Snow Woman’

Perhaps every great ghost story is a kind of palimpsest in which the world of the dead overlays the world of the living. So it is only fitting that …

Army photographic competition 2016 – in pictures

Winners of contest that seeks to promote work of army to be announced at Imperial War Museum in London on 26 October

A Reading Guide for Those in Despair About American Politics

Nearly three dozen book recommendations to help make sense of the state of U.S. democracy, from academics, comedians, activists, and more<p>No matter who wins the U.S. presidential election on November 8, America’s got some grappling to do. This race has been full of sexism, racism, anti-Semitism, …

U.S. Politics

Top 20+ Japan Street Photography Shots That Capture The Rarely Seen Side Of The Land Of The Rising Sun

Few places in the world are as alluring as Japan when it comes to street photography. The neon alleyways of Tokyo, Osaka, and other major cities …

Japan

A Glimpse Into China's Most Censored Nude Photographer

October 16, 2016<p><i>“Naked to the world, the world naked to us.”</i><p>–David Levithan<p>Nudity does not always imply eroticism. That’s what Chinese photographer …

See How Colors In Your Favorite Movies Subtly Convey Themes

<b>WHO:</b> Audiovisual media student Lilly Mtz-Seara.<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> Color has a lot more work to do in a movie beyond just keeping it visually interesting. …

Psychology

Release Me (7 photos)

It takes a woman with a sure sense of self to model in a spread like this. Lily Kwong is a 22-year-old sociology and urban studies major at Columbia and an Elite model. (In 2009, Vogue even went so far as to call her an “It Girl.”) In this wonderfully dark spread, she collaborated with photographer …

Here's everything coming to Netflix in December

Up this month? "Black Mirror," "Parenthood" Season 6, "Ray," and "The Da Vinci Code."<p>There's also Adam Sandler's first Netflix movie, "The Ridiculous 6."<p>Here's the full roster!<p><b>Avail 12/1/15</b><p>"#DeathToSelfie" (2014): Sermons offers Christian solutions for finding peace in a world where people compare …

Entertainment

Here's why you likely won't see Angelina Jolie's vanity project 'By the Sea' in this year’s Oscar race

A movie star writing, directing, and starring in a romantic drama, in which her fellow-movie-star husband plays opposite her.<p>But the opening weekend confirmed what many in Hollywood already knew: Angelina Jolie's latest directing effort, "By the Sea," is not going to be an Oscar contender.<p>"By the …

First look at Liam Neeson in Martin Scorsese's Silence

Right after the film wrapped, the first image from Martin Scorsese’s latest arrived, showing Andrew Garfield alongside Shin'ya Tsukamoto. Today we …

Film Festivals

Release of film about French terror cell called off after Paris attacks

Made in France, about a Muslim journalist who infiltrates a Parisian jihadi group, had been due in cinemas on 18 November<p>The release of a French movie about a homegrown terror cell in Paris has been postponed for the second time, following the attack which killed 129 people in the city on 13 …

The director of Drive picks his top three exploitation films

There’s a reason why you’ve most likely missed out on these films. They were seen by just tens of the most adventurous cinemagoers upon release. Near impossible to find, only those with an aching desire to sit through the strangest or most experimental features during the hellraising heyday of 60s …

Tom Hanks

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

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