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Hans Rosling on World Poverty, Sword Swallowing, and the Impossible

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Hans Rosling. Image courtesy of Engineers Without Borders Hans Rosling is the best kind of visionary: a man with decades of experience at the highest ...

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Artist Interviews

Artist Interview: Ancient Buddhist Philosophy Meets Contemporary Art in Mindful Painting

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Chumpol, known as Tuw to friends, shows us an image of him at one of his recent exhibitions.Photo by Kimberly Bryant. How can we bring ...

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Culture

These Stories Matter: TED Talks on Films for Change

Monday, April 7, 2014

Skimming through the latest Hollywood mainstream fare can sometimes feel demoralizing: films with giant budgets are often guilty of perpetuating unhealthy stereotypes, re-using the same ...

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Love, Life, and the Human Condition: An Essay in Art

Thursday, April 3, 2014

"I have found that if you love life, life will love you back." -- Arthur Rubinstein As human beings, we are definitely mysterious creatures: what ...

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Women Without Borders: Art in the Congo - Boundary Breaking African Female Artists

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Why do we feel the need to distinguish female artists from artists? Because in the world of painting (and most other fields), women are still ...

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Artist Interview: David Starfire on Burning Man, Electronic Music & Global Inspiration

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Since the age of eight, musician and DJ David Starfire has been busy doing what he was born to do: making music. From that point ...

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