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Priscilla Frank is the Arts & Culture Editor of the Huffington Post. She studied Rhetoric at Berkeley and currently lives and works in Los Angeles. Follow her @badgirlpripri.

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Τέχνη και φεμινισμός: 6 γυναίκες καλλιτέχνες από την Αφρική αλλάζουν το πρόσωπο της σύγχρονης τέχνης

(0) Comments | Posted February 28, 2015 | 2:39 AM

Το 1929, μία ομάδα γυναικών μαζεύτηκε στη Νιγηριανή πόλη Άμπα για να διαμαρτυρηθεί για τη φορολογική πολιτική, χρησιμοποιώντας ως όπλο τους τα γυμνά κορμιά τους. Αυτή η διαμαρτυρία, σήμανε την έναρξη του μοντέρνου κινήματος των Νιγηριανών γυναικών και το γυμνό γυναικείο σώμα έγινε το σύμβολο της διαμαρτυρίας.

Ακολουθώντας αυτό το...

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Take A Moment To Admire The Buildings You Pass By Each Day, But Rarely Truly See

(0) Comments | Posted February 27, 2015 | 6:45 PM

You work in them. You live in them. You pass by them everyday. They stretch above us like forest canopies made of metal and steel. They're the buildings, the skyscrapers, the various architectural structures that, after a while, begin to fade into the background.

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This Blessed Music Video Turns Doodling Into A Spiritual Experience

(0) Comments | Posted February 27, 2015 | 9:17 AM

It's a beautiful thing when two entirely different art forms fit so well together that the boundaries between vision and sound, hand and ear, line and note, begin to blur. We're feeling that particular kind of synesthesia after watching "Anthropomorph," a new music video by guitar goddess Kaki...

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Fotógrafa retrata 100 artistas em suas casas e estúdios

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 4:30 PM

Um grande retrato é mais do que um reflexo congelado da aparência de um sujeito. É um momento de oportunidade, coberto de luz natural, no qual o eu autêntico do sujeito é visível em sua expressão, em sua postura, em sua aura. Um grande retrato borra a linha entre o...

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Banksy se infiltra en Gaza para apoyar a los palestinos que peor lo pasan

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 1:46 PM

Banksy ataca de nuevo.

Esta vez ha viajado a la franja de Gaza para denunciar las atroces condiciones de vida de sus habitantes. A través de sus artísticas y reivindicativas pintadas, ha ilustrado la situación de los 1,8 millones de palestinos confinados allí.

Una de sus obras es un documental...

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Banksy Goes Undercover In Gaza To Support Struggling Palestinians

(60) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 1:34 PM

The anonymous street artist Banksy released a series of new works Wednesday in Gaza, all commenting on the dire situation of the 1.8 million Palestinian residents confined to the area.

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One of the works is a short documentary posturing as an advertisement for the region,...

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Les photos adorables, et surtout très viriles, d'hommes et de leur chat?

(1) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 12:08 PM

On dit que le chien est le meilleur ami de l'homme. On associe généralement les chats à une propriétaire féminine... et à tort. Le photographe et amoureux des chats, David Williams, a voulu faire la preuve que les propriétaires de chats ne perdent rien de leur virilité en présence de...

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Adorables fotos de hombres y gatos prueban que pocas cosas son tan masculinas como ser dueño de un minino

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 10:45 AM

Los perros son, como reza el dicho, el mejor amigo del hombre. En cambio, de manera injusta, los gatos son siempre asociados a dueñas mujeres. El fotógrafo (y amante de los gatos) David Williams se dio a la tarea de demostrar que expresar tu lado masculino y aceptar...

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A Brief Guide To The Basic Fundamentals Of Art Therapy

(9) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 9:23 AM

The British Association of Art Therapists defines art therapy as "a form of psychotherapy that uses art media as its primary mode of communication." There are no limits on who can participate and no constrictions on what artistic supplies can be incorporated. The field, available to children and adults of...

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고양이를 반려동물로 키우는 건 충분히 남성적이다!(사진)

(0) Comments | Posted February 25, 2015 | 9:43 PM

사람들은 말한다. 개가 남자의 가장 좋은 친구라고. 고양이는 보다 여성적인 반려동물이라고.


웃기시네. 포토그래퍼이자 고양이광인 데이비드 윌리엄스는 남자다운 것과 고양이를 키우는 것 사이에는 아무런 상관도 없으며, 고양이를 키우면서도 충분히 남자가 남자다울 수 있다는 걸 증명한다.


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윌리엄스는 허핑턴포스트에 "이 사회가 반려동물에 따라...

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Adorable Photos Of Men And Cats Prove Few Things Are More Manly Than Cat Ownership

(43) Comments | Posted February 25, 2015 | 9:39 AM

Dogs are, as the saying goes, man's best friend. Cats, however, are often aligned with a feminine owner, however unfairly. Photographer (and cat enthusiast) David Williams set out to prove that expressing your masculine side and embracing your adoration for felines are not mutually exclusive.

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Inside The Racy, Blood-Soaked Drama Of Laura Krifka's Painted World (NSFW)

(1) Comments | Posted February 25, 2015 | 9:36 AM

Note: This exhibition contains lots of (painted) nudity. Be warned.

With all the juicy melodrama of a telenovela and the gravitas of a Baroque painting, Laura Krifka pumps her canvases full of love, lust and a thirst for blood. Her exhibition "Reap the Whirlwind," now in its final...

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오스카 후보작의 제목에 이야기를 담은 타이포그래피(이미지)

(0) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 9:31 PM


이름 속에는 무엇이 있을까? 전 구글 크리에티이브 랩 마스터이자, 페이스북의 커뮤니케이션 디자이너인 'Ji Lee'는 "당신이 알아야 하는 거의 모든 것"이 있다고 말한다. 그가 지난 몇 년 동안 작업해 온 'Word As Image' 시리즈 또한 자신의 지론에 입각한...

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Isto é o que acontece quando você coloca flores em cubos gigantes de gelo

(2) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 6:00 PM

Há séculos, flores têm aparecido na arte como manifestações de Memento Mori, uma frase latina que significa “lembre-se (que você tem) de morrer”.

Artistas como Philippe de Champaigne e Adriaen van Utrecht incorporaram plantas em vários estados de decadência para refletir a natureza efêmera de nosso corpos carnais. As...

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Estas imagens mostram como questões de gênero são sempre mais complexas do que pensamos

(0) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 3:40 PM

“Desde muito jovem tive consciência do meu lado feminino e masculino”, disse a artista Daantje Bons ao The Huffington Post. A fotógrafa holandesa canaliza aspectos estereotipados associados com ambos os gêneros em sua série “Features of Femininity (Características da Feminilidade)”, rompendo as rígidas fronteiras muitas vezes criadas para...

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Strange And Surreal Photographs Chronicle The Happy Magic Of Germany's Spa Towns

(1) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 8:58 AM

Throughout Germany, there are approximately 300 spa towns, each combining specialized rehabilitation clinics and wellness programs to yield a futuristic microcosm, a utopian hideaway for patients (and, in some cases, their pets) to enjoy. Photographer Alexander Krack became fascinated with these uncanny destinations, located somewhere between a hospital...

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

(0) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 8:56 AM

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. The Tohoku earthquake, measuring in at a magnitude of 9.0, lasted a full six minutes, moving parts of the region...

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Puentes, pasos y viaductos: fotos de arquitectura para disfrutar (FOTOS)

(3) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 7:47 AM

Colgando imponentes por encima de nosotros, ayudan a forjar conexiones de aquí para allá y, de cuando en cuando, de una época a otra. Los puentes no son simplemente estructuras arquitectónicas, sino infraestructuras simbólicas que exponen una visión y ofrecen interconexiones, unidad y oportunidades gracias a su anatomía.

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Six artistes africaines féministes font parler le corps des femmes

(0) Comments | Posted February 23, 2015 | 6:35 PM

En 1929, un groupe de femmes Igbo [ethnie du sud-est du Nigeria] s'est réuni dans la ville nigériane d'Aba afin de protester contre les politiques fiscales de l'administration coloniale britannique. Comme armes, elles ont utilisé leurs propres corps nus. Cet événement, pour beaucoup, a marqué le début d'un mouvement de...

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These Word Puzzles Make The Titles Of Oscar Nominated Movies Look Like Their Plots

(0) Comments | Posted February 23, 2015 | 1:33 PM

What's in a name? According to artist, Facebook communication designer and former Google Creative Lab master Ji Lee, almost everything you need to know. For years Lee has been captivating the Internet with his "Word As Image" series, in which the relationship between a word's image...

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