In the second half of the nineteenth century, Scottish photographer and travel writer John Thomson took four journeys across China. His photographs capture scenes and people from all walks of life—ministers, high officials, wealthy traders,...Show More Summary
Saturday, April 18, the Houston Museum of Natural Science was the stage for Science Hack Day Houston! This is the second year in a row that we have been able to host this event presented by Brightwork CoResearch. For … Continue reading ?
kittyinva: Kittyinva: 1928 ad for Stehli Silks.
deathandmysticism: Juan de la Abadía el Viejo, St. Michael Weighing Souls, ca. 1490
Image by James Law, courtesy of Film the Future It begins in 2055 with imagery of shallow waves washing against a beach. A female voice, that of young protagonist Lona Rey (played by Aimee Laurence), talks about how these waves are crashing in on skyscrapers. Show More Summary
That’s a big call really, isn’t it? “Ultimate on-location storage” what does that even mean, and do you need it? Well, dear reader, read on and we’ll get to the bottom of this relatively new, bomb proof storage device from ioSafe.com...Show More Summary
This past week, in Kyiv, Ukraine, I had the opportunity to walk through two quite incredible exhibits at the National Art Museum of Ukraine, with deputy director Yuliya Vaganova. I'll combine the two into this one post but both deserve...Show More Summary
All images courtesy of the ID Agency and Aryz “It's very [a] different understanding, painting walls or painting in the studio,” Barcelona-based artist, Aryz, tells the Creators Project. “When you're painting walls you're interacting...Show More Summary
The Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee said on Saturday that it had disqualified The Hypocrites from its 2014-15 non-Equity awards, due to its discovery of the theater's status as a Equity company operating under a low-level "Tier N" agreement.
splattergut: Venus with Mirror, vertical x-ray. Titian, ca.1885 via: Art Now and Then
artiebagagli: Édouard Debat-Ponsan - The Massage in Hamam (1883)
You know how action camera like the GoPro or Yi Camera are never quite what you wanted? Connor Yamada experimented with a GoPro but wanted to build a camera that would be a tight fit for his needs – a cheaper, open-source, and biking-centric action camera. (And to also have Long battery life; Wireless communication and a Simple, durable [...]Show More Summary
bofransson: Landscape Nikolai Petrovich Bogdanov-Belsky
forestfeatherandfur: West Point - Prout’s Neck by Winslow Homer
forestfeatherandfur: The Sun - Edvard Munch
Anders Eriksson: Anders Eriksson Categories: LE News and Info PROJECT "52" (Read more...)
Like The Wallace Collection, the Mauritshuis in the Hague has a very special atmosphere, rather more intimate than cosy, paintings are presented beautifully, not too dark, not too many in one spoonful, well chosen together and we often had the room empty of other visitors. Show More Summary