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An Honest Movie Trailer for the 1999 Film ‘Fight Club’

To celebrate the movie’s 15th anniversary, Screen Junkies has created an honest movie trailer (see previously) for the 1999 film <i>Fight Club</i> directed …

140 of Fall's Best Sweaters

Cropped cardigans, sleeveless turtlenecks, and everything in between.<p>Who doesn't love a cozy sweater? Um, basically no one. They are exactly the kind of thing that people get "excited" for during fall. But like, also, sweaters are <i>necessary</i>, so here, we've rounded up the best ones out there right …

Sotheby’s and Phillips Host Dueling Dinners at Frieze London

Female British Muslims as vulnerable to radicalisation as men, study shows

British Muslim women and girls are just as vulnerable to becoming radicalised as their male peers, according to the author of a study into the early stages of the process.<p>The news comes amid reports of girls as young as 14 travelling to Syria from the west, to marry Islamist fighters, bear their …

A Brief History Of The British Royal Pups

The British monarchy has a rich and fascinating history, rife with scandals, love stories, power struggles and…dogs! Today, Corgis are often seen as …

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How Are Those Cities of the Future Coming Along?

The Things We Did And Said In 2013, According To Facebook

Did you travel in 2013? Perhaps you went to Disneyland. Or maybe you met someone special or watched the Super Bowl. Those moments of commonality are being highlighted by Facebook, which today released its list of the year's most popular topics, events and places.<p>After we spent a few moments …

Working with Type in Photoshop

In this post I'm going to show you some of the tools that I use in my workflow when working with type in Photoshop.<p>Anti-Aliasing<p>The elephant in the …

The Art of Negative Space, Clever Illustrations That Tell Stories

Malaysia-based graphic artist Tang Yau Hoong has created “The Art of Negative Space,” a collection of clever illustrations that use negative space to …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Days, Esqadero, Duality

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

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Sports The Telegraph<p>Sam Allardyce plays down Wayne Rooney's reaction to being taken off in Merseyside derby stalemate<p>Lifestyle Yahoo Lifestyle<p>Even …

Articles about jose dávilas compilation architecture thats there not on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architecture is one of the whitest jobs in America.<p>When Italy’s first McDonald’s poised to open in 1986—a stone’s throw from the fabled Spanish Steps in Rome, no less—it ignited...<p>Hou de Sousa is on a roll with two winning competition entries.<p>There are many famous structures we associate with Le …

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10 Stunning Illustrations From Hans Christian Andersen’s Fairy Tales

A new book features the mystical, dark–and unedited–world of Andersen via illustrations from world-famous artists.<p>Every Little Mermaid Halloween costume, every reference to “Ugly Duckling Syndrome,” and every use of “the Emperor’s New Clothes” as an idiom ultimately has its roots in the fairy tales …

Typography Mania #212

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design works on the web, from type videos to …

8 GIFs We're Grateful For

ThanksGIFing comes early.<p>Pre-food coma, we're taking a moment to celebrate all the goofy, gorgeous, and ga-mazing GIFs we've come across this past year. From the high art to the low brow, who knew that a few looped images could provide such endless joy?<p>So while you brace for a total tryptophan …

Live Painted Models Blend Seamlessly into Graffiti Background

While many artists seek to replicate reality through three-dimensional paintings, Los Angeles-based artist Alexa Meade goes the opposite route and paints on three-dimensional subjects to make them seem two-dimensional. The clever artist uses her keen eye for color and experience in painting to …

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Free Arts NYC Recreates the Alphabet with Help from a Few Designer Friends

Free Arts NYC —a non-profit organization fighting the good fight for educational arts funding—has recreated an age-old learning block with help from …

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Articles about 8 modern apartment buildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you live in an apartment, the surrounding city becomes an extension of your home. The nearby parks act as your backyard.<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.<p>Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, …

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What Humans Can Learn From A Simple Kiss

At a basic level, kissing is a biohazard. What is love then, if not the willingness to expose yourself to a host of nasty diseases lurking in your partner's mouth?<p>But could kissing also be a tool with a purpose?<p>Psychology graduate student Rafael Wlodarski, from the University of Oxford, wanted to …

The craziest OkCupid date ever

Jeff and I traveled to eight countries in 21 days without changing clothes. It sure beat meeting for coffee<p>Clara Bensen<p>November 12, 2013 12:00am (UTC)<p>We’re standing on the side of a highway in Budapest, trying to hitch a ride. I’m elegantly dressed for a proper afternoon at the National Gallery in …

Animated history of the English language

If you've got 10 minutes, you can learn the history of English — including some interesting background on where specific words and phrases came from. …

The 10 Greatest Books Ever, According to 125 Top Authors (Download Them for Free)

Earlier this month, we highlighted The 10 Greatest Films of All Time According to 846 Film Critics. Featuring films by Hitchcock, Kubrick, Welles and …

What Amazon Art means for the market - and the medium

The million-dollar Warhols are a gimmick. It’s the medium-sized galleries that should be worried by the web giant’s new venture, writes Theo Merz.<p>You put the $1.45m Andy Warhol acrylic original into your basket and proceed to checkout. When <b>Amazon</b> asks which address you want it sent to, you realise …

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10 of the Cheapest Artworks on Amazon Art

Imagine, in your head, a new art gallery, on the internet — a universal gallery, uniting art from all corners of the world on a massive e-commerce …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Ecce dinero: Spanish turn ruined Christ fresco into money-spinner

A year ago Cecilia Gimenez's botched attempt to restore a fresco of Christ inspired ridicule and references to monkeys. Now the 81-year-old Spanish artist is having the last laugh.<p>The disfigured fresco has drawn more than 40,000 visitors and raised more than €50,000 for a local charity in the town …

Dutch art heist trial adjourned in Bucharest with fate of paintings unclear

Romanians accused of stealing artworks deny burning paintings by Lucian Freud, Picasso, Monet, Matisse and Gauguin<p>Romanians accused of stealing artworks by Lucian Freud, Picasso, Monet, Matisse and Gauguin deny burning the paintings and are willing to give them back, their lawyers said on Tuesday …