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Vintage Footage of Picasso and Jackson Pollock Painting … Through Glass

Vintage Footage of Picasso and Jackson Pollock Painting … Through Glass | Artifacts | Scoop.it
We occasionally like to connect the dots around here. (RT @openculture: Watch not one, but two famous painters - Picasso & Jackson Pollock - painting through glass!
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The Cave Art Debate | History & Archaeology | Smithsonian Magazine

The Cave Art Debate | History & Archaeology | Smithsonian Magazine | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The discovery of a 40,000-year old figurine reignites debate among archaeologists about the origins—and true purpose—of art (http://t.co/3XOy6V5C 40KYO booby sculpture out of mammoth tusk points to origins of art.)...
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Will the Jewish silver craft survive in Yemen? - The Yemen Times

Will the Jewish silver craft survive in Yemen? - The Yemen Times | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Will the Jewish silver craft survive in Yemen?The Yemen TimesOf the ancient cultural legacy of Yemeni Jewry, one element has stood the test of time, migration and revolution: The craft of hand-made silver jewelry.
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Propaganda posters of Soviet space program 1958-1963 · Russia travel blog

Propaganda posters of Soviet space program 1958-1963 · Russia travel blog | Artifacts | Scoop.it
RT @hkazano: 素敵。“@ofellabuta: Propaganda posters of Soviet space program 1958-1963 · Russia travel blog http://t.co/pFPg0yz3”...
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Is Light Pollution The End of Arabian Nights? - Green Prophet

Is Light Pollution The End of Arabian Nights? - Green Prophet | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Green ProphetIs Light Pollution The End of Arabian Nights?Green ProphetThe ancient light of distant stars inspired Middle Eastern art, mythology and science.
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Ancient Uyghur Civilization (1)-Cave art by ancient Uyghurs

At the end of the 19th and the first few decades of the 20th century,scientific and archaeological expeditions to the region along the Silk Road in East Turk...
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Paintings and Drawings from a private collection of John Piper's Mountains of ... - Art Daily

Paintings and Drawings from a private collection of John Piper's Mountains of ... - Art Daily | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Paintings and Drawings from a private collection of John Piper's Mountains of ...Art Daily... to all areas of Britain. This exhibition presents an outstanding group of views in Snowdonia by John Piper from a private collection.
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Terra Cotta warriors

A close up view of one of the heads as part of the display of warrriors in the Xi'an Museum. Each head is verry different. You can almost believe that they resemble actual soldiers of his huge army.

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Archaeologists strike gold in quest to find Queen of Sheba's wealth - The Guardian

Archaeologists strike gold in quest to find Queen of Sheba's wealth - The Guardian | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The GuardianArchaeologists strike gold in quest to find Queen of Sheba's wealthThe GuardianNow an enormous ancient goldmine, together with the ruins of a temple and the site of a battlefield, have been discovered in her former territory.
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Europe after the Rain II.- Max Ernst Painting Gallery

Europe after the Rain II.- Max Ernst Painting Gallery | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Europe after the Rain II. Oil on canvas. 54 x 146 cm. 1940-42.
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14 Awesome Places to Sleep Beneath the Stars | STA Travel

14 Awesome Places to Sleep Beneath the Stars | STA Travel | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The world's an amazing place, no matter what way you look at it; but I think we all agree that beneath a sprinkling of stars, even the world's most magnificent destinations can become steeped in awe.
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(documentary) Ancient Warriors - The Aztecs

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/vqhVxUY9 (documentary) Ancient Warriors - The Aztecs...
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Harry Ekman Vintage Pin Ups

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A Chicago artist, Harry Ekman worked side by side with fellow Sundblom shop veteran Gil Elvgren, developing a lush style in oils uncannily like  that of his mentor
Harry Ekman (1923-19...

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Turkey wants Bowling Green State University's ancient Roman mosaics returned

Turkey wants Bowling Green State University's ancient Roman mosaics returned | Artifacts | Scoop.it
When research in January showed that the mosaics were probably looted, the university went public quickly.
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Curated Itinerary: Focus on Photography | ForYourArt

Curated Itinerary: Focus on Photography | ForYourArt | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Los Angeles #LA #Photography Art Exhibits check here!!
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Vermeer masterpiece set for Amsterdam return - BBC News

Vermeer masterpiece set for Amsterdam return - BBC News | Artifacts | Scoop.it
BBC NewsVermeer masterpiece set for Amsterdam returnBBC News... a Letter at the world-famous institution since its 2010 restoration. The removal of varnish and retouches have allowed the work to regain its "cool tones", The Art Newspaper said.
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Aerial Archaeology and the Roman Empire - BBC News

Aerial Archaeology and the Roman Empire - BBC News | Artifacts | Scoop.it
BBC NewsAerial Archaeology and the Roman EmpireBBC NewsThe Roman Empire stretched from the Euphrates in the east, through North Africa, and as far north as The Antonine Wall in Scotland; in Europe the limits (or Limes as the Romans referred to...
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Ancient Uyghur Civilization (2)-Cave art by ancient Uyghurs

Treasures Of The Silk Road 2006, 205 minutes, Rated G Along the border between central Asia and India, behind the high Pamir and Tien Shan mountain chains, t...
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Engineering An Empire: the Aztecs (History Channel program) Part 1/3

The story of the Aztec empire is one wrapped in myth and legend. In less than 200 years they transformed themselves from a band of wandering nomads to the gr...
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In Pictures: 15 Ghost Towns From Around The World | Stickboy Daily

In Pictures: 15 Ghost Towns From Around The World | Stickboy Daily | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The settlement was built by German miners after a diamond field was discovered there, and at one point boasted a bowling alley, ballroom, hospital and casino. Its last residents left in the 1950s. Ghost towns.
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Andi B. Goode: Photos of Australian Women in WWII

Andi B. Goode: Photos of Australian Women in WWII | Artifacts | Scoop.it
I've seen many good quality photos of women from America and other places during WWII, but very few of Australian women and I was very drawn to these shots. All of the ...
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"Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas" exhibition features artwork ...

"Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas" exhibition features artwork ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Walters Art Museum presents Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas: The John Bourne Collection Gift an exhibition of 135 artworks from cultures that rose and fell in Mexico, Central America and Andean South America from 1200 B.C.–A.D.
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Tinga Tinga – Most Famous Colorful African Paintings - SmashingShowcase

Tinga Tinga – Most Famous Colorful African Paintings - SmashingShowcase | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Tinga Tinga – Most Famous Colorful African Paintings http://t.co/HSdKSwMQ #Inspiration #Design...
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Ancient Tower Collapses in Afghanistan

Ancient Tower Collapses in Afghanistan | Artifacts | Scoop.it
One of the 36 towers of the ancient Afghanistan fortress Bala Hissar collapsed in the early hours of Sunday, Pajhwok news agency reported.
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The Vintage Pin-Ups of Gil Elvgren Gallery 10

The Vintage Pin-Ups of Gil Elvgren Gallery 10 | Artifacts | Scoop.it

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