Land Art

Ricky D’Ambrose’s Minimalist “Notes on an Appearance” Is Obsessed With Absence

Set within the remote planet of Brooklyn intelligentsia, Ricky D’Ambrose’s hourlong <i>Notes on an Appearance</i> relays a narrative teeming with incident — …

New York City

Sustainable Agriculture and Environment on UBC's Vancouver campus | UBC Undergraduate Programs and Admissions

Your future<p>Graduates from the Sustainable Agriculture and Environment program are equipped to pursue a wide range of careers and may go on to earn …

Sustainability

Watch: Two Short Films By Ricky D’Ambrose Put His Newly-Released Feature ‘Notes on an Appearance’ in Context — Exclusive

The filmmaker's unique storytelling approach was developed in his short films. IndieWire shares two of them here.<p><i>Editor’s note: Writer-director Ricky</i> …

Film Festivals

UK Beer Crafted To Increase Male Sex Drive

A brewery in the United Kingdom has released a beer it contends will upgrade your sexual appetite as well your performance in bed.Who wouldn’t drink …

Beer

Actiris director accused of using free labour to build basketball court

A senior manager at Brussels employment agency Actiris has been dismissed amid claims she used free labour to build a basketball court at her …

Belgium

NASA weather device carrying 'Not a Bomb' note investigated by bomb squad

NASA has been working tirelessly to progress humanity’s reach in space while furthering our understanding of the way Earth works — and not without a …

Solar Panels

This New Cruise Will Take You to 56 Famous UNESCO World Heritage Sites on 6 Continents

Travelers will head to Caribbean islands like the Bahamas and Aruba before crossing through the Panama Canal to South America’s west coast to explore …

South America

Person On Moped Shouts At Motorists: Naugatuck Police

Police also share that more cars were broken into last night too.<p>08/10/18 NPD CALL ACTIVITY REPORT<br>Good Friday Everyone …

Land Art

Art Safiental Is a Massive Sculpture Exhibit in the Swiss Alps

The installations will be on view until late October.<p>Fall arts season is almost upon us. In addition to seeing London's Frieze Art Fair in October and Art Basel Miami in December, consider making a pitstop in Switzerland's Safien Valley, where the second iteration of the Art Safiental biennale has …

Streetwear

Hedge Walking: The Land Art Of Andy Goldsworthy

Will Jennings considers British land artist Andy Goldsworthy's relation to time, nature, and the city

Land Art

Over 86,000 Saplings To Be Planted In Noida On Independence Day

The saplings will be planted at 37 locations including parks, on the side of roads and under metro rail corridors, said Noida Authority General …

India

Giant 35ha retirement project rising at Papamoa

One of New Zealand's biggest retirement living projects is being created on a 35ha site in the Bay of Plenty by one of New Zealand's richest private …

New Zealand

Giant step for Carmarthenshire, giant bike for County Hall

A giant bike has appeared at Carmarthen’s County Hall as the countdown to the Tour of Britain continues.<p>Carmarthenshire County Council has unveiled …

Cycling

6 Sculptures That Rattled Critics and Shook up Public Art

Everyone loves art, but not everyone has the time (or the cash) to visit art museums. For this reason, governments have a duty to their people to …

Art

Climate change: What could be wiped out by temperature rise

<b>Scientists have described the serious concept of "Hothouse Earth".</b><p>An international team of researchers suggest that global warming will have severe consequences for the planet.<p>They paint a picture of boiling hot climates and towering seas in years to come if temperatures rise by just 2C.<p>That means …

Climate Change

State attorney general, SoCal Gas reach tentative settlement over massive Aliso Canyon gas blowout

Almost three years after the largest gas leak in U.S. history, the state attorney general’s office has reached a tentative settlement of litigation …

Los Angeles

Moses Bridge: The Netherlands' Bridge Under Troubled Water

In this week's Maphead, Ken Jennings explores the bridge at Fort de Roovere that's something of an architectural miracle.<p>There's one commonly held belief about bridges: They tend to cross water. Simon and Garfunkel even sang a song about it. But that's not true of the one-of-a-kind Loopgrafbrug, or …

Red Sea

New bus depots in Mitchells Plain and Khayelitsha are driving job opportunities | Cape Argus

Cape Town - A R73 million project to prepare a site for the building of two new bus depots in Mitchells Plain and Khayelitsha has started as part of …

Cape Town

We #StandWithEllen: Pennsylvania Grandmother Sent to Prison For Protesting Plastics Pipeline

Ellen Sue Gerhart has been an outspoken opponent of the Mariner East 2 pipeline that is to run through her family’s land<p>On Friday afternoon, a …

Environment

When a Rock Is a Stone: Finding “Spiral Jetty”

IN 1970, when artist Robert Smithson first set his gaze on the Great Salt Lake’s Rozel Point Peninsula, he knew that he’d found the right site. …

Books

New artwork in Chophouse Row builds on old foundations — the ‘ghost’ of a Capitol Hill farmhouse

The living and dead gathered together in <b>Chophouse Row</b> on Saturday for the unveiling of the “Ghost Cabin,” a new art installation that pays tribute to …

Architecture

Archaeology: Hopewell 'bladelets' multifunctional, from carving tools to souvenirs

The Hopewell culture often is said to represent a Golden Age in Ohio’s pre-Columbian past. Between about A.D. 1 and 400, these people created …

Archaeology

5 Amazing Camping Spots Near Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City's proximity to amazing outdoor recreation almost eliminates the need to own a tent. Then again, there’s something pure and …

Hiking

Land Art Generator Initiative shortlist shows how renewable energy can also be beautiful and artful

25 mesmerizing land-art projects have been shortlisted for the fifth edition of Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI) competition at St. Kilda …

Wind Power

Earth with bone fragments disappears from desecrated Jewish cemetery in Lithuania

(JTA) — A Jewish cemetery in Lithuania was desecrated and human remains brought to surface level during earthworks connected to the laying of …

Jewish Culture

14 artworks align with vertical nature of swiss alps for art safiental 2018

spread across the alpine valley of safiental, switzerland, <b>hikers can explore 14 contemporary pieces of art that reinterpret the awe-inspiring nature</b> …

Trails

Bones found at Stonehenge belonged to people from Wales

The bones of people buried at Stonehenge, who died and were cremated about 5,000 years ago, have given up their secrets: like the bluestones, which form part of the famous prehistoric monument, they came from west Wales, near the Preseli Hills where the stones were quarried.<p>The remains of at least …

Archaeology

Twenty-five land art designs shortlisted for 2018 LAGI St. Kilda Triangle competition

The biennial LAGI competition seeks the most innovative proposals for large-scale, public art installations that are capable of producing clean …

Santa Monica

designboom competitions | designboom.com

Laka Competition 2018 “Architecture that Reacts”<p>Laka invites designers from around the world to submit their ideas of ‘architecture that reacts.’ The …

Architecture

This giant NASA blanket may be Burning Man’s coolest installation

Every year since its creation, Burning Man has been featuring some amazing art installations in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert. This year is no …

Art