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British Buzz Boy James Blake Arrives in Brooklyn

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Blake's style of music is a hybrid of experimental dub step, lo-fi, and electronica and his lyrics show his vulnerability, passion and sensitivity.

WATCH: Women Of The World Festival In London Celebrates Achievement, Potential Of Women

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In honor of the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, London's Southbank Centre launched WOW - Women Of The World, an annual festival celebr...

A Night Out With Issa Designer Daniella Helayel in Hong Kong

Blue Carreon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Blue Carreon

When asked about the blue dress Kate Middleton wore when announcing her engagement, Issa designer Daniella Helayel revealed that she wasn't aware that her dress was going to be worn by the royal bride.

Art School's 'Method Design Lab' Challenges Students To Create The Next 'Facebook'

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

According to a recent article in the Economist, the latest vogue in corporate management circles is... art. CEOs, apparently, are reading books like "...

Hannah Marshall, A London Designer, Brings Back Power Dressing (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

StyleLikeU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
StyleLikeU

Hannah has a quiet strength that is conveyed in her love of all black ("black demands respect") and the powerful shapes that define her as a forceful ...

Activists Seize Gaddafi Son's London Mansion

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON -- Activists say they have occupied a London mansion owned by a son of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi. A group calling itself Topple the Tyra...

London Homeless As Tour Guides

gadling.com | By Justin Delaneyon Mar 9th 2011 at 9:00AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

I have hired some strange tour guides. One was a Balinese man that cackled like a quick fire dub step remix of the word "huh." One was a spy for the M...

Retiring

AP | By CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON -- British singer and drummer Phil Collins has used his personal website to announce his retirement in a bid to clarify recent speculation over...

Reinventing The Bard: Rajat Kapoor's Hamlet -- The Clown Prince Tours the UK

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

My award for the most creative re-interpretation of Shakespeare goes to Indian filmmaker Rajat Kapoor's production of Hamlet -- The Clown Prince.

Couple Married Over Skype

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SEE UPDATE BELOW. Volcanic ash in Iceland thwarted plans for a London wedding, so what did the couple stranded in Dubai do? They got married ove...

Hirst, Picasso Exhibitions Slated At Tate For London Olympics

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

LONDON (Reuters) - Tate museums will showcase works by 19th and 20th century giants Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet and Edvard Munch as well as contempo...

UK University Director Quits Over Libya Links

AP | SYLVIA HUI and RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — The director of a respected British university resigned Thursday amid a controversy over the institution's links with the family of Lib...

Iran: Olympics Logo Is 'Zionist'

Menachem Wecker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Menachem Wecker

Although I think Iran's claim is absurd, I'm concerned about some of the conversation this is generating. Iran should put an end to this nonsense and should show up to the Olympics.

Cold Fish: Dinner by Heston Blumenthal

Anthony Lassman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Anthony Lassman

If we are expected to eat our fish lukewarm, we would prefer to be forewarned or, better still, given the choice. Heston Blumenthal, celebrity chef...

The Timeless Romance

Emily K. Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Emily K. Schwartz

No matter the season, romance -- in every sense of the word -- continues to endure. If you're lucky, maybe a musical memory or two might tag along for the ride.

Music, Words, Photography: Herman Leonard's Jazz

Ethan Russell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Ethan Russell

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Lucrezia Borgia In 3D: Mike Figgis On His Controversial New Opera

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.09.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

By Kiša Lala Lucrezia Borgia Film, Credit Mike Figgis, Courtesy ENO I was late arriving at Groucho's and Mike Figgis was already anxious. It was t...

The Beauty to Take from an Ugly Game in the UEFA Champions League

Rob Kirkpatrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rob Kirkpatrick

Most of the talk centering around this past week's Champions League match between AC Milan and Tottenham has been about a disgraceful lack of sportsmanship. That's unfortunate.

WATCH: 'Orgy Of The Rich' Group Protests Sotheby's Auction

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Just as Andy Warhol's Nine Multicolored Marilyns was unveiled at Sotheby's in London Wednesday evening, a group of protesters crashed the auction. The...

WATCH: Typography Captures The Essence Of Four Great Cities

Co.Design | JOHN PAVLUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jean-Luc Godard famously said that all you need to make a movie is a girl and a gun, but after watching this and literally tearing up at the end, I pr...

WikiLeaks Founder's Attorneys Make Final UK Court Remarks

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange tried a new tactic Friday in their bid to prevent his extradition to Sweden, charging that...

From New York With Love

Kim Carillo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Kim Carillo

My advice to anyone in a long-distance relationship: arguing with your partner on the telephone is to be avoided at all costs. You can't kiss and make up, and it's expensive.

Rob Ryan's Whimsical Image Making (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Rob Ryan never really broke away from his childhood. His lifelong love of storytelling and straightforward approach to image-making has produced whimsical, accessible collections of work that appeal to many.

Valentine Lingerie More Popular Than Roses In UK

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON (Reuters Life!) - British men are choosing sexy knickers over short-lived and often more pricey presents such as roses and champagne this Valen...

The Beijing Subway Challenge: How Does It Compare to New York?

An Xiao Mina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
An Xiao Mina

It's not fair to compare two train systems of vastly different ages with vastly different histories and needs, but no one ever said life would be fair. So let's see how they measure up.