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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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Artist Grimanesa Amoros Combines Architecture And Ecology For Spellbinding Public Work

(0) Comments | Posted July 7, 2015 | 8:30 AM

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"I created 'Golden Waters' so when the public engages with the work, they are not only drawn in, but are able to stop, think and observe," artist Grimanesa Amoros explained to the Huffington Post. "By looking, we are informing ourselves and...

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What Your Favorite Political Leaders Would Look Like As Hipsters

(0) Comments | Posted July 7, 2015 | 8:26 AM

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Being a world leader, we can only assume, takes up a lot of time. So we totally understand that political figures past and present, from Abe Lincoln to Che Guevara to Hillary Clinton, haven't quite had room in their schedules...

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19th-Century Lesbian Erotica Is A Truly Salacious Treat (NSFW)

(0) Comments | Posted July 7, 2015 | 8:23 AM

Warning: The following images contain explicit sexual imagery and may not be suitable for work.
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When daydreaming about the luxurious lives of the Victorian elite, a flurry of poofy hair, poofier skirts, petticoats and corsets flock to mind. Artist Franz von Bayros...

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10 More 19th Century American Woman Artists You Don't Know, But Should

(3) Comments | Posted July 6, 2015 | 10:44 AM

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The following artists constitute a very different breed of American heroes than those we're used to hearing about. They fought for feminism decades before the term was coined, proving that it's not just plausible, but necessary, that America's artistic narrative includes the...

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Never-Before-Seen Photos Bring The Story Of The Civil Rights Movement To Life

(127) Comments | Posted July 6, 2015 | 10:43 AM

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"What happened in the Misisssippi Delta was profoundly significant because it was a view of human potential that people still don't see when they see the civil rights movement," Mary Elizabeth King explains in her video on Kickstarter.

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Gordon Parks e os direitos civis nos EUA: retratos de um país ainda dividido

(0) Comments | Posted July 4, 2015 | 9:16 AM

Indo para a igreja. Brincando ao redor de casa. Admirando as vitrines. Esses são os tipos de atividades aparentemente inócuas do dia a dia que surgiram diante das lentes de Gordon Parks, icônico fotógrafo americano dos direitos civis. Autodidata, Parks acreditava no meio fotográfico como arma de mudança, capaz de...

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20세기 전설적인 화가들의 평범한 일상(사진)

(0) Comments | Posted July 3, 2015 | 5:05 PM

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화가 잭슨 폴록, 평론가 클레멘트 그린버그, 화가 헬렌 프랑켄탈러, 화가 리 크래스너(잭슨 폴록 아내), 그리고 이름을 알 수 없는 아이가 뉴욕 이스트 햄튼 바다에 있다. 1952년 7월.

블로 피카소, 프리다 칼로, 잭슨 폴록같은 화가들의 평범한 모습을 보고 싶었던 적이 있나? 그렇다면 이 기사를...

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Anonymous Artists Smuggle Mysterious Treehouse Into An LA Park, Hearts Explode Accordingly

(3) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 4:09 PM

If you head to Los Angeles' Griffith Park, start on the Charlie Turner Trailhead for the Mt. Hollywood Hiking Trail, across the parking lot from the entrance to the Griffith Observatory. Keep walking through the Berlin Forest until you cross a bridge spanning the Mt. Hollywood Drive...

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Vintage: quand les grands artistes du 20e siècle sont photographiés dans leur quotidien (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 2:02 PM

Les plus grands artistes du 20e siècle, tels que Picasso, Kahlo et Warhol, étaient-ils des gens comme tout le monde? Il semblerait que oui, si l’on en croit ces clichés instantanés.

C’est dans les archives de la Smithsonian Institution qu’ont été retrouvés ces clichés extraordinaires. Un véritable trésor...

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These Are The Last Remaining Followers Of African American Spiritual Leader Father Divine

(37) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 10:36 AM

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Father's Estate, The Mountain of the House of the Lord

In 1930s Harlem, a man known as Father Divine founded the International Peace Mission movement, founded on ideals of racial equality and communal living. During the Great Depression, Father Divine had tens...

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Vintage: Quand les grands artistes du 20e siècle sont photographiés dans leur quotidien (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 9:31 AM

Les plus grands artistes du 20e siècle, tels que Picasso, Kahlo et Warhol, étaient-ils des gens comme tout le monde? Il semblerait que oui, si l’on en croit ces clichés instantanés.

C’est dans les archives de la Smithsonian Institution qu’ont été retrouvés ces clichés extraordinaires. Un véritable trésor...

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Vintage: Quand les grands artistes du 20e siècle sont photographiés dans leur quotidien (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 9:29 AM

Les plus grands artistes du 20e siècle, tels que Picasso, Kahlo et Warhol, étaient-ils des gens comme tout le monde? Il semblerait que oui, si l’on en croit ces clichés instantanés.

C’est dans les archives de la Smithsonian Institution qu’ont été retrouvés ces clichés extraordinaires. Un véritable trésor...

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Η Misty Copeland έγινε η πρώτη μαύρη Κύρια Χορεύτρια στην ιστορία του Αμερικάνικου μπαλέτου

(0) Comments | Posted July 1, 2015 | 11:49 AM

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Όσο η Ελλάδα ζει τις πιο δραματικές στιγμές της σύγχρονης ιστορίας της, στην Αμερική συμβαίνουν κοσμοϊστορικά πράγματα, για άλλη μια φορά μέσα σε λιγότερο από ένα μήνα. Μετά την ψήφιση του νόμου που επιτρέπει τον γάμο στα ομόφυλα ζευγάρια, ήρθε η σειρά της μπαλαρίνας Misty Copeland...

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Former Burlesque Stars Prove Eroticism Has No Age Limit (NSFW)

(35) Comments | Posted July 1, 2015 | 10:41 AM

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La Savona, Indianapolis Indiana 2012

It takes a brave spirit -- of any age -- to pose for the camera donning nothing but feathers, rhinestones and sparkly heels. To...

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ミスティ・コープランドさん、世界最高峰バレエ団のプリンシパルに(画像・動画)

(0) Comments | Posted July 1, 2015 | 3:28 AM

世界最高峰バレエ団の一つ、アメリカン・バレエ・シアターは6月30日、ミスティ・コープランドさんをプリンシパル(首席)ダンサーに昇格すると発表した。

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Misty Copeland Is Officially The First Black Female Principal Dancer In American Ballet Theatre History

(522) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 2:38 PM

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History was made in the ballet world this week when soloist Misty Copeland was promoted to principal dancer, thereby becoming the first black female principal in the 75-year history of the American Ballet Theatre.

Copeland, now 32 years old, has...

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Look Inside Some Of The Last Remaining All-Female Communes

(146) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 9:04 AM

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"I think it’s safe to say that feminist art and activism are having a resurgence right now," artist Leah DeVun explained to The Huffington Post, "and many of us are looking...

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Humble Snapshots Of 20th Century Art Giants Being Regular People

(1) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 8:44 AM

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Jackson Pollock, Clement Greenberg, Helen Frankenthaler, Lee Krasner, and an unidentified child at the beach in East Hampton, New York, July 1952. Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers.

If you've ever wished for an art world equivalent of a celebrity tabloid that would prove...

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우주 여행이 흔해졌을 때 볼 수 있는 것들(화보)

(0) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 2:24 AM

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머지않은 미래에, 우주여행이 호화 크루즈 여행처럼 흔한 사치가 된다고 상상해보자. 지구는 먼 곳의 점에 불과한 곳인 화성에 우주복 헬멧을 쓰고 첫발을 디딜 때 당신은 무엇을 할 것인가?

솔직히, 셀카부터 찍을 것인가? 엄청난 수의 ‘좋아요’를 받을 수 있을 것이다.

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Behold, Hypnotic Sand Paintings That Will Turn Your Brain Into Goo

(2) Comments | Posted June 29, 2015 | 2:40 PM

Are you stressed? Bored? Exhausted? Misunderstood?

We highly recommend taking a brief moment to recharge, watching as this talented sand artist unfolds colorful, mind-bending shapes and forms before your eyes. Pretty hypnotic, no?

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The captivating process is the work of

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