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Who is Director Kim Ki-duk? A Laborer who only Finished Elementary School, an Artist who Studied in Paris, an Outsider who Shoots "Raw" Films

Who is Director Kim Ki-duk? A Laborer who only Finished Elementary School, an Artist who Studied in Paris, an Outsider who Shoots "Raw" Films | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Kim Ki-duk (52) became the first Korean director to win the grand prize of one of the world's three major film festivals when his film, Pieta was awar..
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a filmmaker whose works embody great beauty and brutality and that ask, "what does it mean to be human?"

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Petroglyph National Monument: A Landscape of Symbols

Petroglyph National Monument, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, protects one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America, featuring designs and symbols carved onto volcanic rocks by Native Americans and Spanish settlers 400 to 700 years ago. These images are a valuable record of cultural expression and hold profound spiritual significance for contemporary Native Americans and for the descendants of the early Spanish settlers.

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16 Fancy Literary Techniques Explained By Disney

16 Fancy Literary Techniques Explained By Disney | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Because why waste money on an English degree when you can just watch Disney movies?
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Freedom of movement: dancing Egypt's revolution

Freedom of movement: dancing Egypt's revolution | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Judith Mackrell: Morsi denounced dance and dancers alike. Conservative Islamic parties launched crackdowns. Will culture fare any better in the new Egypt?
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Art That Turns Both Heads and Stomachs

Art That Turns Both Heads and Stomachs | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Seeking thrills in entertainment that makes us faint, swoon or vomit.
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More evidence that Neanderthals made jewelry and art

More evidence that Neanderthals made jewelry and art | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Neanderthals have a reputation as grunting dimwits who lived animalistic lives in caves. But modern scientific discoveries have changed this picture dramatically.
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Hand shadows- Artful Transformations

Hand shadows- Artful Transformations | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Have you ever tried to make shadow images with your hands? Fun, isn’t it? Here, taken from a booklet, this page of instruction shows how to make 12 different shadow shapes with just your hands and a handkerchief.
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Enormous Museum Collection of Insects Needs Your Help

Enormous Museum Collection of Insects Needs Your Help | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
A citizen science project called Calbug, which launched this week, hopes to recruit volunteers to help digitize field notes for more than a million insect and spider specimens held by nine natural history museums in California.
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The Curious Evolution of the Typewriter

The Curious Evolution of the Typewriter | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Chances are you're typing on a keyboard as you read this. But could you imagine typing on a set of keys like the ones above?
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Expressing science through bodypainting

Expressing science through bodypainting | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Victoria Gugenheim is a world-class body artist with a thirst for knowledge and discovery. Explore her work at the intersection of science, art and the human body
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When You Listen To Bach, What Color Do You See?

When You Listen To Bach, What Color Do You See? | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Put on a Bach concerto and close your eyes. Now picture a color. What color do you see? If it’s a fast Bach concerto in a major key, it’s likely you’ll picture a color that’s more saturated and brighter — like a red or a yellow.
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The Evolution of the Treble Clef

The Evolution of the Treble Clef | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
For centuries, music notation was an inexact technique and hasty transcriptions may have resulted in this symbol
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Why Music Moves Us

Why does music make us feel happy or sad? Or angry or romantic? How can simple sound waves cause so much emotion? I went from my comfy chair to the streets of Austin to investigate how it might be written into our neuroscience and evolution. Modern neuroscience says our brains may be wired to pick certain emotions out of music because they remind us of how people move!
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Continuum series using iPhone app PicsArt

Continuum series using iPhone app PicsArt | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
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These are just a few examples of artwork I have created using iPhone app PicsArt. I can’t stop playing with the fabulous visual effects it offers.

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The Genius of Albrecht Dürer Revealed in Four Self-Portraits

The Genius of Albrecht Dürer Revealed in Four Self-Portraits | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
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The German artist Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) was one of the greatest figures of the Northern Renaissance.
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10 Radical Art Projects That Celebrate Women's Bodies

10 Radical Art Projects That Celebrate Women's Bodies | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
We've known for a while that Barbie's body is impossibly petite. Her slender figure and absurdly small waist don't leave enough room for her internal organs, and her tiny ankles and feet would actu...
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Turning modern art’s faces into real-life portraits

Turning modern art’s faces into real-life portraits | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
Artists have interpreted the human face to imaginative effect. What happens when a photographer tries to replicate their visions?
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Cats, the New Rulers of the Art World

Cats, the New Rulers of the Art World | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
White Columns, the Manhattan art gallery, offers fresh evidence of felines’ plans for global domination with an exhibition devoted to the species.
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Paper Artist app for Samsung Galaxy S3 phones

Paper Artist app for Samsung Galaxy S3 phones | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
One day, like a surprise gift, a new app appeared on my Samsung Galaxy S3 phone. It’s Paper Artist and I so enjoy playing with it right now. The easy-to-use app allows your image to have various stylized visual effects.
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The Beauty of Space Photography

Space presents a fantastic mystery to human life. Unfathomably large, with characteristics that defy our experience and understanding, the stars have perplex...
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How Creativity in Humor, Art, and Science Works: Arthur Koestler’s Theory of Bisociation

How Creativity in Humor, Art, and Science Works: Arthur Koestler’s Theory of Bisociation | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
"The discoveries of yesterday are the truisms of tomorrow, because we can add to our knowledge but cannot subtract from it."

At a recent
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Lisa Bu: How books can open your mind

What happens when a dream you've held since childhood … doesn't come true? As Lisa Bu adjusted to a new life in the United States, she turned to books to expand her mind and create a new path for herself.
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Everybody Hurts (Ya Rab) - Sachal Studios' Orchestra & the Master Musicans of the West

"Everybody Hurts" is a part of a new forthcoming album 'JAZZ AND ALL THAT' from the Sachal Studios, Lahore with an international collaboration due for releas...
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Wearable technology: a vision for the future

Wearable technology: a vision for the future | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
From Google Glass to athletes' suits that record their speed, the age of wearable technology is upon us, writes design expert Oliver Stokes.
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Music map

Music map | addicted to the arts | Scoop.it
This cool site gets you acquainted with musicians whose styles are similar to your favorite musician. You just type in the name and get recommendations based on how many other people enjoy both.
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