In her native Canada and beyond, the artist Liz Magor (b. 1948) is regarded as one of the most influential contemporary sculptors; the oeuvre she has built since the 1970s has guided an entire generation of younger artists. Her art investigates...Show More Summary
Karen Berger – founder and original editor of DC Comics’ influential Vertigo imprint – will will acquire, edit, and oversee Berger Books, a new line of creator-owned comic books and graphic novels to be published by Dark Horse Comics. Show More Summary
Demand for membership, and its price, have risen at President Trump’s Florida resort, raising concerns in some quarters about access that only the superwealthy and influential could obtain.
It's been confirmed that Erik Wolpaw, one of the writers behind games like Portal and Left 4 Dead, is no longer working for Valve. Wolpaw and his writing partner, Chet Faliszek, joined Valve after their hugely influential Old Man Murray...Show More Summary
This May, London’s Victoria & Albert Museum will open The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains, a comprehensive retrospective on the influential, chart-smashing rock band that commemorates 50 years since its first single was released, and 100 years since your high school friend who just got really into them first started talking about them. Show More Summary
•The GM CEO has enough strength to execute a major deal by selling Opel. •GM's overarching agenda now is to maximize its return on invested capital. •Barra is in a position to be the best GM leader since Alfred Sloan. Since the newsShow More Summary
This week Queensland lost influential singer-songwriter Carol Lloyd, who passed away in Brisbane after a long illness. Lloyd was part of Brisbane’s music scene during the 1970s as frontwoman of the band Railroad Gin. The band is best known for their 1974 single A Matter Of Time. The single reached the number 1 spot in... Read more
By Aukkarapon Niyomyat BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai security forces filed past chanting monks on Thursday to search the country's biggest Buddhist temple for an influential former abbot accused of money laundering, but failed to find him. Show More Summary
'The late James Baldwin was one of the most influential African-American writers to emerge during the civil rights era. During the late 1950s and 1960s, he traveled through the South and addressed racial issues head on. Haitian-bornShow More Summary
Born on this day in 1954, Matt Groening's instantly recognizable visual style, off-kilter humor, and knack for depicting the innate dysfunctionality of personal interactions have defined him as one of the most influential cartoonists of the late 20th/early 21st century. Show More Summary
If you’re a fan of Highsnobiety, you’ve likely heard of the living legend, Tinker Hatfield. If you haven’t, rather than shit talk you, I’ll simply say that you’re in for a treat. Point blank, Tinker Hatfield is the most influential modern sneaker designer. He gave the world some of the most influential and groundbreaking sneaker […]
An influential panel of scientists has concluded that genome editing could be used to prevent parents from passing inherited conditions on to their offspring. But critics say that's a slippery slope that could lead to designer babies some day.
After an apparently very influential career talk with her father, 7-year-old Chloe Bridgewater decided to go where many hopeful job seekers have gone before: the Google careers page. SEE ALSO: Third grader has no time for your silly...Show More Summary
The 2017 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is serving up plenty of fitness inspiration with some of our favorite female athletes featured inside the magazine, on sale now. These influential women include tennis champions Serena Williams, Genie Bouchard, and Caroline Wozniacki along with Olympic gymnasts Aly Raisman and Simone Biles. Show More Summary
Oddly enough, one of the most historically influential pieces of British writing has turned out to be an essay that… See the full story of Tricks of the trades on The Spectator.
BANGKOK (Reuters) - The head of Thailand's junta used a law granting him full powers on Thursday to impose control on the influential Dhammakaya Temple, whose former abbot has resisted questioning on money laundering charges.
From Maya Angelou to W.E.B Bois, these influential authors have shaped black history. These must-reads illustrate the transformation in music, politics and even in inventions over time. Check out 14 books that everyone should read during Black History Month. Show More Summary
Toronto's urbanist magazine plays host at The Garrison tonight. Influential Toronto civic issues publication Spacing and local company Pressgang Theatre, which specializes in theatrical storytelling, are joining forces for the first live taping of the Spacing Radio podcast series. Show More Summary
MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski says White House counselor Kellyanne Conway is “not credible anymore,” and he indicated she wouldn’t be booked on “Morning Joe,” an influential cable news show that President Donald Trump regularly watches. “I don’t believe in fake news or information that is not true,” Brzezinski said Wednesday. Show More Summary
The Council for National Policy calls for “restoration of education in America.”