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animal week: a marvelous mandrill

Yes, the animals at the zoo were amazing enough that their week has expanded beyond the dictionary definition of the word.  And the animal that I found most amazing to photograph was this young mandrill.   281 more words

Comics And Cartooning

Nangiarkoothu - 2000-year-old theatric treat

For those of you who believe that Kathakali is one of India’s oldest forms of classical drama, this might surprise you.

A scene from the Nangiarkoothu performance… 124 more words

Art And Culture

Venice Biennale 2017

I will post beginning of september -my selection for the Venice Biennale 2017, meanwhile I invite you to check my Insta (@parisdeluxearty) to enjoy my venitian pics ( from august 13th to 22nd), including Biennale crushes ;-)

Deluxe&Arty regards

Contemporary Art

ESSENCE OF BEADS IN MAASAI CULTURE

Maasai community of Kenya can be easily identified by its rich enthusiasm in beads ornaments.
The bead ornaments which range from necklaces, bracelets among others are common deco feature among Maasai women and men. 50 more words

Theatre Fellowships in India

The Vinod & Saryu Doshi Foundation is proud to be associated as one of the leading foundations in India in theatre. Over the last 10 years, it has showcased 9 annual theatre festivals in Pune and Mumbai. 368 more words

Art And Culture

Portraits, Likenesses, Composites? Facial Difference in Forensic Art

Kathryn Smith is completing her PhD at Liverpool John Moores University. A member of FaceLab, her doctoral research project is a cross-cultural consideration of the ethics of professional and public attitudes to visual depictions of the dead in contemporary culture. 341 more words

On Beauty: Experiencing the Soul of Brazilian Craftsmanship

As part of my series On Beauty, I thought I would share some photos from our visit today to The A Casa Museum in São Paulo, which was created by Renata Mellão in 1997, and it has the mission of contributing to the recognition, appreciation and development of Brazilian craft production and design, promoting cultural production, and the rescue and preservation of this knowledge. 627 more words

Art And Culture