For the tenth straight year, I am aggregating every online year-end book list I find As the lists appear online, I will add them to the master list, updating regularly. Please feel free to e-mail me with a blog,...
From the great Jerold Panas, writing at the Guidestar blog, here's a powerful post about how you make your fundraising cut through and reach your donors, at The Mighty Seven: Keep it Simple. Be a master of exclusion. Focus on what’s most important. Show More Summary
It’s not rare that photographers get inspired by other types of art. Melbourne-based photographer Bill Gekas draws inspiration from the old master painters like Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Vermeer and Velazquez. And while he masterfully recreates the light, atmosphere and tones of the classical paintings – he adds some family fun to it. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Review of Books interviewed author Ursula K. Le Guin. The Creative Independent interviewed Destroyer frontman Dan Bejar. 26 year-end book lists were added to Largehearted Boy’s master aggregation of “best books of 2017” lists Saturday (bringing the...
By Jacob Oller Selfishness in direction, but in the best possible way. irector Paul Thomas Anderson is one of the most predominant examples of a modern auteur working today. His films, including Inherent Vice, The Master, There Will Be Blood, and Boogie Nights, are all inextricably his. Show More Summary
As manager of the Broken Shaker, Gui Jaroschy has a job that's much bigger than slinging good drinks. The Miami Beach bar, which started as a pop-up by Bar Lab partners Gabe Orta and Elad Zvi, has turned into a national brand. Now that the Broken Shaker has locations in...
There is not much that I can say about the Man Ray for NARS Holiday 2017 Collection that pictures cannot say loudly and clearly. I mean, the modern master of art Man Ray, has been expressed in a magnificent way with this collaboration. From the painted on metallic gold lips on the packaging to he bold and bright makeup, the collection is nothing short of the unexpected.
Republicans and Democrats beware: The “master of selfies” is running for Congress. Mayra Joli, a Brickell-based immigration attorney and five-time beauty queen who dabbles as a pundit on Spanish-language television, … Click to Continue »
“Salvator Mundi” sells for four hundred and fifty million dollars, and two exhibitions, at the Met and the Met Breuer, reaffirm places in the canon.
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “With the importance of effective data management steadily rising, NGK Spark Plugs has set out to optimize its global product data flow. To achieve optimum results, NGK, the leading manufacturer...Show More Summary
Robert Samuelson comes in behind Donald Trump when it comes to mastering the logic of international trade. In his column telling readers that "Trump gets the trade problem all wrong," Samuelson gets three really big things about trade...Show More Summary
The PGA Tour rookie earned a trip to Augusta National for The Masters with the win.
Kris Osborn Security, Think Russia or China. Newer F-22s have a technology called Synthetic Aperture Radar, or SAR, which uses electromagnetic signals or “pings” to deliver a picture or rendering of the terrain below, allow for better...Show More Summary
Cook, a PGA Tour rookie, rolled to a four-shot victory at at the RSM Classic.
"The $317 million plan, approved by the board on Wednesday, will be the largest renovation in the history of the [system's flagship] building, which opened in 1911.... [The plan] does not dictate any specific future for the most hotly disputed unused historic space in the building: its seven football-field-size floors of stacks, which have […]
Philip Kennicott: "What it does well, it does as well or better than any museum in the country... bearing with it something that most historians and museum professionals may have thought was long discredited: the 'master narrative' idea of history, that there is one sweeping human story that needs to be told, a story […]
For today’s prompt, write an abundant poem. There are so many instances of abundance in the world: Abundant sunshine; abundant happiness; abundant evil; and in November, abundant poetry! Master Poetic Forms! Learn how to write sestina,...Show More Summary
Nationalmuseum has acquired three drawings by Edme Bouchardon (1698?1762), François Boucher (1703?70) and Nicolas Bernard Lépicié (1735?84), some of the leading artists of the French 18th century. The works comprise two portraits and a figure study for one of the museum?s most famous paintings, The Triumph of Venus. Show More Summary
Brown has mastered the art of the Eurostep. Ole Miss wideout A.J. Brown is among the best players in the country at the position, to say nothing of the SEC. Here’s how he scored to cap off Ole Miss’ opening drive on Saturday againstShow More Summary
(John Hinderaker) Last Thursday evening, I served as master of ceremonies for a dinner at which several politicians and former politicians spoke. I introduced Norm Coleman as a man who, many believe, was twice elected to the United States Senate. Show More Summary