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Leonardo Da Vinci Would Have Turned 563 Today

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.15.2015 | Arts

While to the non-art lovers of the world, April 15 is known primarily as tax day, the culture fiends among us recognize this most holy of holidays as ...

Japanese Photographers React To The Tragic Aftermath Of Japan's 'Triple Disaster'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.24.2015 | Arts

On March 11, 2011, at 2:46 p.m., two tectonic plates at the bottom of the Japanese Trench slipped. The bump was like nothing the area had felt before....

Gordon Parks' Never-Before-Seen Photos Of 1950s Segregation

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.20.2015 | Arts

Gordon Parks was only a teenager when he left his hometown of Fort Scott, Kansas. The youngest of 15, Parks chose to make a living for himself after h...

"She Who Tells A Story" Closes at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Susan Eley | Posted 03.19.2014 | Arts
Susan Eley

The MFA in Boston has just closed "She Who Tells a Story," a revelatory exhibition of photography by 12 women artists from the Middle East and Iran. T...

Female Photographers Tell Unique Story Of Modern Middle East

Religion News Service | Omar Sacirbey | Posted 01.24.2014 | Religion

Omar Sacirbey | Religion News Service BOSTON (RNS) An Iraqi woman dons a black hijab but bares her thighs. A Lebanese woman wearing a sheer blouse ...

Treasure Trove Of Surrealist Paintings Found Under Late Artist's Bed

Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts

Over the course of art history, a number of female artists have given up on their work and themselves far too early in their career. This was the case...

Boston MFA's Hippie Chic Exhibit Spotlights Sophisticated Side of Flower Power Fashion

Bob Richter | Posted 11.08.2013 | Style
Bob Richter

Most fashion mavens will be the first to tell you that while always looking forward, top designers also look to the past for inspiration in their design work. I was transported in a fashion time capsule to the late 60s and early 70s for a trippy, fun, inspiring exhibit aptly titled "Hippie Chic."

'She Who Tells A Story': Female Arab Photographers Find Their Voice

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.11.2014 | Arts

A photograph houses inside it a complex balance of privacy, disclosure, artifice, truth and mystery. The relationships between private and public, con...

LOOK: Vintage Postcards Show Life In 1900

Posted 01.04.2013 | Arts

Although now they only enter our consciousness when we are on vacation, postcards were once the most fashionable forms of communication. Before Facebo...

Boston MFA Gives In, Will Screen 'The Clock' For No Additional Charge

Posted 10.25.2011 | Arts

There's good news for all those who were upset over the Boston Museum of Fine Art's decision to charge $200 for their debut viewing of 'The Clock' by...