- 6 Types of Civil Engineering Drawings [Detailed Guide]by SS Team on December 4, 2023 at 1:35 am
In civil engineering, drawings at different stages play a pivotal role in project execution. Beyond serving as precise guidelines for engineers and architects, these drawings offer critical information for diverse stakeholders. And from the bidding stage to project completion, each type of civil engineering drawing has different requirements. To make these clear, this article will [...]
- Claiming Legacies: Italy, Germany, and the Post-WWII Ownership Battle for the Discobolusby Unknown on December 3, 2023 at 2:54 pm
Image Credit: Exhibition Arte Liberata 1937-1947: Masterpieces Saved from War.This past week Italy's Corriere della Sera newspaper stirred up a long-standing dispute between Italy's National Roman Museum and Germany's Antikensammlungen state antiquities collection regarding who is the rightful owner of the Discobolus Lancellotti, also known as the Discobolus Palombara. Frozen in a moment of dynamic tension, much like the ownership debate, […]
- Americans for the Arts endorses The STAR ACTby Guillermo Romero on December 4, 2023 at 10:44 pm
Monday, December 4, 2023Category: Americans for the Arts NewsAmericans for the Arts supports new legislation introduced by U.S. Senator Mazie K. Hirono (D-HI). The STAR Act would allow local transit authorities to incorporate art into federally-funded transportation projects through the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), promoting rider engagement, deterring vandalism, and enhancing community identity. The STAR Act would reinstate a […]
- Salar Abdoh: On “how to keep your decency and your humanity in a world that has gone insane”by Jina Moore Ngarambe and Salar Abdoh on November 14, 2023 at 2:32 pm
His new novel, A Nearby Country Called Love, offers tenderness, nuance, and surprise in Iran.
- the man-of-war -- 10/4/23on December 4, 2023 at 8:30 am
Today's selection -- from The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny and Murder by David Grann. In the 1700s, the man-of-war ship was the ultimate fighting weapon, and one of the most sophisticated machines yet conceived or built: “Men-of-war were among the most sophisticated machines yet conceived: buoyant wooden castles powered across oceans by wind and sail. Reflecting the dual nature of their creators, they were devised to be both murderous […]
- Online Dating: Does Education Matter?on January 13, 2017 at 6:51 pm
Online daters are most likely to contact people with the same level of education as them, but are less fussy about an intellectual match as they get older, according to new research.
- Crafting the Best Promotional Strategy for a Product Design Companyby ID Blogger on November 21, 2023 at 4:47 pm
Unwrapping Success: Crafting the Best Promotional Strategy for a Product Design Company this Holiday Season. ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and for businesses, it’s also the season to boost sales and enhance brand visibility. As the holiday spirit envelops the air, companies are gearing up to capture the hearts and wallets of consumers. For product design companies, the holiday season presents a unique opportunity to showcase creativity, […]
- LaToya Hobbs Emphasizes the Tactile in Her Laboriously Carved Portraits of Black Womenby Grace Ebert on December 4, 2023 at 6:03 pm
The belief that rest is a fundamental human right grounds the works of LaToya Hobbs, a Baltimore-based artist who carves stylized woodblocks of Black women. Often using her family, friends, and self as subjects, Hobbs creates densely textured prints and paintings depicting quiet moments of affection and connection. In “Erin and Anyah with Hydrangeas,” two young women—Hobbs’ stepdaughter and niece originally photographed by the artist’s […]
- The True, The Real And The Beautiful: 7 Years Of 'Cosmos And Culture'by Adam Frank on April 13, 2018 at 3:45 pm
Through science commentary, we created a place for exploration of deep, complex issues. There's a hunger in all of us for more than just facts — we hunger for meaning, says astrophysicist Adam Frank.
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- ProLight + Sound 2023 Brings Some Theatre Fairy Dust to Cinemasby Terry Nelson on September 9, 2023 at 1:19 am
To use a phrase that is fairly common today, this article/report is to encourage you to ‘think outside the box’ in terms of how your venue is presented and what could be done to bring the audience to your cinema before they even get into the auditorium. Though not a cinema show per se, ProLightRead More The post ProLight + Sound 2023 Brings Some Theatre Fairy Dust to Cinemas appeared first on Celluloid Junkie.