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25 Movies We Can't Wait to See at Sundance 2018

From a doc on Joan Jett to corporate satires, gritty indies and a psycho Nic Cage – our picks for this year's must-see Sundance titles<p>Back in 1978 – …

Sundance

Word of Mouth: Shoreditch: A few must-hit spots and secret discoveries from East London's hub of art and hospitality

When a destination builds an alluring reputation, as East London's Shoreditch has, it's often tough to crack the most appropriate itinerary. How does one best participate in a location known for its expansive and globally recognized culture? CH's team spends a lot of time in London—scouting for the …

London

9 Truths About Making a Home That Are Worth Remembering

From fretting over which wall color to choose to wondering if you made the right decision on that couch, there are a lot of physical element …

Inspiration

A Cozy Brooklyn Heights Home is Small But Also Perfect

<b>Name:</b> Elizabeth Andersen <b><br>Location:</b> Brooklyn Heights — Brooklyn, NY <b><br>Size:</b> 500 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 8 months, renting<p>Liz lives in a beautiful, …

West Elm

Pictures of Surprising Eagles You Never Knew Existed

Move over, bald eagle—there are 60 species of these birds of prey worldwide.<p>The famous bald eagle, the U.S. national symbol, was chosen for its physical strength, fierce beauty, and independence. (See "Endangered No Longer: Our Favorite Pictures of Bald Eagles.")<p>But the original design included …

Birds

Mazatl’s Eye-Popping Murals Across Mexico

Mexico City artist Mazatl crafts murals that both implement and emulate the artist's talents in woodcut imagery. In frequent collaborations with …

Art

A Top Floor Sprinkler Leak Creates a 21-Story Tower of on a Chicago Fire Escape | Colossal

<p>Late last week, a bitter cold snap that swept across the U.S. brought temporary chaos to Chicago’s south loop when a sprinkler system failed atop a …

Chicago

Miami's Buzziest New Brunches, December 2017

Brunch is the best part of the weekend, right? With a slew of offerings available around town, its hard to keep them all straight. So to cut through the clutter Eater Miami has rounded up the best new brunch offerings around town — that have been offered <i>less then a year</i> — to check out on your next …

Restaurants

At Jack Shainman Gallery, the Softer Side of Gordon Parks

Gordon Parks, who died in 2006 at 93, is best remembered as a filmmaker (<i>The Learning Tree</i>; <i>Shaft</i>) and as a photojournalist who wielded his camera—his “choice of weapon,” as he put it—against social injustice. He was also a painter; a talented pianist and composer; a fiction writer, an essayist, and …

Muhammad Ali

Here’s What Happened When I Drank Mushroom Coffee For A Month

I sprinkled medicinal mushrooms in my morning cup of coffee and it had a surprising effect on my mood, energy, sleep, and more.<p>It’s no surprise that caffeine is considered to be the world’s most widely consumed psychoactive substance. Think about its well-known benefits, including heightening …

Wellness

NYC’s Finest Bagels, Mapped

There’s no where better in the world to eat a bagel than in New York City. One of the city’s defining foods, a bagel is a deeply personal item with varying chew, size, flavor, topping, and toasting preferences that date back to a person’s first version. It’s thus impossible to pick one that reigns …

New York City

Andy Robert Mines Harlem’s Collective History With His Layered, Nuanced Paintings—See Them Here

On View<p>Show of the Day: "Lakou: One Two Five" at Hannah Hoffman, Los Angeles.<p>,<p><b>ANDY ROBERT</b><p>“LAKOU: One Two Five” <br>Hannah Hoffman Gallery in Los</b> …

Art

At This Harlem Apartment, Live Jazz Every Sunday

Jazz

How Graffiti Artists Used iPhones and Paint to Transform the Beatles’ Ashram

Miles Toland describes how he captured Indian street scenes on his phone and recreated them as giant murals that same day<p>Comment on this Story

Transcendental Meditation

10 of NYC’s Coziest Coffee Shops for the Winter

Winter has been pretty unforgiving this year, prompting many of us to stay indoors. However, if you find yourself having to venture out into the …

Manhattan

A Georgia O’Keeffe Exhibit Is Coming to NYC’s New York Botanical Garden

Although the winter hasn’t been too kind to us this year, there’s plenty to look forward to this spring. Come May, the New York Botanical Garden is …

Botanical Gardens

6 things only New Yorkers say, according to linguists

From Barbara Streisand to Al Pacino, Bernie Sanders to Donald Trump, New Yorkers have made their legendary dialect the most recognizable in North America, according to sociolinguist William Labov.<p>But it's more than just "fuhgeddaboutit" and "yuuuge" that set New York English apart — there are more …

Travel

London Fashion Week: The Best Shows, Street Style, and More | GQ

Don’t miss the action from London Fashion Week: Men’s.<p>This season, London Fashion Week: Men’s was preceded by plenty of hand-wringing over the defections of Burberry and J.W. Anderson, who announced that they would hold combined-gender shows during women’s week in February. And the response from …

Street Style

Dr. Martens & Tate Britain JMW Turner Collection Releases for Spring/Summer 2018

The British boot imprint spotlights the English Romanticist painter.<p>Dr. Martens has teamed up with the Tate Britain on a Spring/Summer 2018 collection that features the artwork of renowned English Romanticist painter Joseph Mallord William Turner (JMW Turner).<p>Two of Turner’s most celebrated works …

Shoes

18 Statement Knits We're Hibernating In This Winter

Now that the razzle-dazzle of party season is well and truly over, we have to admit that we're ready to welcome the antidote to all that sparkle with …

Clothing

A List of Great New York Restaurants You Can Actually Get Into

The mathematical law of New York dining holds that for all the agony you might experience upon trepidatiously entering a notable restaurant on a cold …

Restaurants

Two Biologists Explore the Remote Rainforests of the Ecuadorian Andes to Document Fungi | Colossal

<p>Biologists estimate that 3.2 million species of fungi may exist on Earth, and of that only around 120,000 are known to science which leaves …

Nature

Where to Get Breakfast for Dinner in NYC

True breakfast fans know the meal tastes best when consumed at all hours of the day, but sometimes a bowl of cereal on a Friday night just isn't …

Brunch

New York’s First Dog Café Is Set to Open Next Week

This summer, the residents of New York City learned that, at long last, the city would get its very own puppy café. In a world that looks more toxic …

Restaurants

Surreal Moments Composed with Familiar Objects by Photographer Elspeth Diederix | Colossal

<p>Photographer Elspeth Diederix captures everyday objects and moments in a surreal light. Her photographs are simply presented yet arduously composed, …

Photography

Fall/Winter 2018 Biggest Trends to Expect | HYPEBEAST

Here Are the Biggest Trends to Expect for Fall/Winter 2018<p>And which ones will fall off completely.<p>By<p>The new year marks a fresh start for the fashion industry. After months of reporting and dissecting the same rotation of sartorial and footwear fads, we’re given a clean slate for designers to churn …

Thom Browne

The Weird, Wondrous World of Competitive Dog Grooming

For competitive groomers, dogs are more than pets—they’re living canvases. These dedicated hobbyists spend months sculpting, coiffing, and dyeing their canines into vibrant works of art, ranging from recreations of Michael Jackson to Disney characters to lions. Rebecca Stern’s whimsical short …

Pets

Link About It: How to Freeze Soap Bubbles in Winter Weather

A craze transfixing photographers lately: capturing the freezing process of soap bubbles in winter weather yields orbs with glorious, unexpected patterning. No two bubbles are the same, and footage at Fstoppers reveals as much. They also provide extra insight and include a video from photographer …

Weather

Computers saw Jesus, graffiti, and selfies in this art, and critics were floored

The Barnes Foundation art gallery, located in Philadelphia, boasts a collection of famous work you’d probably recognize, whether that’s Vincent van …

Art

New York City Officially Has a New Food Critic

New York restaurants will soon have another critic in the ranks: <i>The New Yorker</i> magazine announced Monday that the website will be expanding its food coverage, including hiring writer <b>Hannah Goldfield</b> as a food critic.<p>The magazine already runs a column called “Tables for Two” in print, a brief …

Restaurants