Frida Kahlo

Focus On Aldgate: The shiny new towers of E1 are luring City bankers from their traditional west London hangouts

Whitechapel or Aldgate? Whatever you call this area on the cusp of the City, it’s always been a dividing line between the bankers and proper East …

London

Take Vulture’s Breaking Bad Superfan Quiz

<i>This quiz originally ran before the finale of</i> Breaking Bad <i>in September 2013. We’re republishing it to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the show’s</i> …

Entertainment

Travel the Globe for These 10 World-Class Sports Events

From the Winter Olympics to the FIFA World Cup, major sports events are coming up in international destinations that are both appealing and exotic. …

Figure Skating

#glaadawards nominees highlight powerful stories of LGBTQ people of color

Nominees for the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced this week, and stories featuring LGBTQ people of color shone across all categories.<p>In …

LGBTQ

The 10 Wedding Trends That We Hope Not to See in 2018

Don't be a victim to these overdone details...<p>Thanks to Pinterest and Instagram, weddings across the board have reached peak sameness with over-saturated trends that we wish would disappear in favor of a more personalized approach. From cheesy accessories to repetitive tabletop, florals and decor …

Weddings

Arts become a bigger deal at Epcot

After lapping up the inaugural Epcot International Festival of the Arts, theme-park visitors were eager for a second helping.“They just wanted more. …

Walt Disney Company

I Paint Using Only Lipsticks

My art is LITERALLY made with LOVE! I’m a lipstick artist utilizing 100% lipstick and my fair share of kiss prints in every piece of art I create. My …

Artists

Meet the Mexican-Amercian Who is Helping Others Wear their Latino Pride on their Sleeves

<i>At Latina, we strive to inspire our readers with real-life stories that celebrate Latino achievements. That's why we decided to create a weekly segment called #LatinaMakers, where we will highlight Latinx entrepreneurs that are empowering our community through their creativity.</i><p>In the last couple …

Jackets

What Would Famous Artists Say About the Google App?

Famous Artists Meet Their Museum “Matches”…and Sometimes Face Themselves<p>Over 1,200 art museums have collaborated with Google for the latest update of …

Artists

Austinite's guide to the perfect weekend in Mexico City

There really is nowhere like Mexico City. The knotty tangles of traffic, tentacle-like streets, leafy green parks, and bursts of surreal color and …

Texas

Margaret Atwood Responds To Backlash Of #MeToo Criticism: Is She A ‘Bad Feminist’?

News<p>Margaret Attwood is by all intents and purposes a feminist icon, whether she chooses to identify as one or not. Her 40-year career churning out …

Feminism

8 museum exhibitions we can’t wait to see in 2018

London’s museums are home to landmark permanent collections and incredible things to see and do. But they’re also world class when it comes to their …

London

27 Quotes To Use For Women’s March 2018 Instagram Captions That Will Work For Anything You Post

In Jan. 2017, the day after Donald Trump was sworn into office as the 45th President of the United States, women and their allies came together all …

Motivation

7 Celebrities You Didn't Know Have Fibromyalgia

Lady Gaga, Morgan Freeman, and Mary McDonough have all spoken out about the disorder.<p>What is it like to suffer from a condition that some people …

Lifestyle

Take a selfie, Google will find your look-alike in a work of art

Google’s Art & Culture app has an amusing new feature. If you take a selfie within the app, it finds your look-alike in a work of art. Google …

Artists

The Seed of Greatness

The occult world is full of myth and folklore distilling the signs of greatness. Being born under an auspicious astrological or astronomical event …

Joan of Arc

Why Can’t I Find My Painting Lookalike On The Google Arts & Culture App? Here’s Why You’re Not Finding Your Museum Twin

If you've tried the new museum portrait feature on the Google's latest way to send you down a rabbit hole, and you're wondering why you can't find …

Artists

Surveying America's Martin Luther King Jr. Murals

Portraits of the slain civil rights leader captured over time give us a view of history from neighborhoods that often go unrecorded.<p>Half a century after his assassination, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. remains a popular subject of street art in America’s black and low-income urban neighborhoods. …

Black History

Top 5 ‘Can’t-Miss’ Experiences at the Epcot International Festival of the Arts

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Charles StovallIt’s finally here!!We’ve kicked off the second Epcot International Festival of the …

Walt Disney Company

Navigator: The Places We Come From

There are a lot of ways to disparage a place, but some words carry more venom—and historical baggage—than others. Some version of what the U.S. president reportedly said has been said forever; it’s been said about the place I call home.<p>Truth be told: It’s a pretty effective narrative. Use it, and …

Artists

Why Tina Lawson Giving Beyoncé, Solange And Kelly Rowland Art History Lessons As Kids Is More Important Than You Realise

Style<p>Every little girl deserves to feel ‘regal, strong and powerful’<p>‘I want hair like Julia’, I announced to my mum. I was sat on her bed, probably …

Solange Knowles

This Brooklyn Couple Turned Their Save the Date Into a Major Fashion Moment

Last week, designer Raul Lopez took to Instagram with a couple style moment so major it literally stopped us mid-scroll. Was this a hint of Lopez’s upcoming collection? Some wild new bridal-inspired fashion editorial, perhaps? Turns out, it was something far more intimate: the save the date for the …

Weddings

10 LGBT trailblazers that you probably didn’t know were crazy sexy

Ok, so everyone knows queer people have a long, if suppressed, history of major artists, philosophers, revolutionaries, and the like. Ok, not …

LGBTQ

Why you should collect your art in blanket form

Whether you’re calling it cheerful modern minimalism, langom (the Swedish attitude toward living a tidy, balanced life), or hygge (that buzzy Danish …

Lifestyle

ABC Moving Forward on Series Inspired by the Legacy of Selena Quintanilla

According to <i>Variety</i>, ABC has given a put pilot commitment to a series inspired by the musical legacy of Selena Quintanilla, the iconic Tejano singer …

Artists

Where We’re Going in 2018

Here’s where you’ll find G&G editors outside the office in the next twelve months<p>From the Appalachian Trail to Mexico’s San Miguel de Allende, we have big plans for 2018.<p>“It seems like many people I know traveled to <b>San Miguel de Allende</b> and <b>Mexico City</b> in the past year. The Instagram envy was …

Appalachian Trail

Instagram to Watch: The Berlin Shoe Designer Cobbling Footwear Out of Furniture

<b>Instagram</b>: @magwoodoo<p><b>Founder</b>: Magdalena Woodmann<p><b>Current location</b>: Berlin, Germany<p><b>Followers</b>: About 2,500<p><b>The gist</b>: The Italian-born, Berlin-based artist Magdalena Woodmann at times bears a striking to resemblance to Frida Kahlo. Her lo-fi feed is a treasure trove of elaborate footwear seemingly …

Fashion

A Mexico City soundtrack

Mexico City is a huge, beautiful musical monster and eminently dadaist in its character. The city’s music is born of its multiculturalism, the …

Mexico

Will 2018 Be the Year Latino Americans Unite? (OPINION)

(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)<p><b>EDITOR’S NOTE: The opinions expressed in this piece are solely those of the author and do not reflect the views of</b> …

Latino News

Behold: “Reading Around”

My new book has just published: . Here’s the description:<p>This collection of excellent short essays includes many of the most popular and important …

Science Fiction