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Pop Culture Hounding Ryan Browne - Bleeding Cool Comic Book ...

Pop Culture Hounding Ryan Browne - Bleeding Cool Comic Book ... | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser. Chris Thompson writes;.
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Junk or treasure: Art from recycled materials - Ahram Online

Junk or treasure: Art from recycled materials - Ahram Online | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
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Jenna Crowder holds a BFA in Sculpture and Art History with a focus in civic engagement and public art from the Maine College of Art.
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From 'Freaks and Geeks' To 'The Big Bang Theory,' Pop Culture's Conflation Of ... - ThinkProgress

From 'Freaks and Geeks' To 'The Big Bang Theory,' Pop Culture's Conflation Of ... - ThinkProgress | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
From 'Freaks and Geeks' To 'The Big Bang Theory,' Pop Culture's Conflation Of ...
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Tuning Into the Universe - Huffington Post

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Images of space are ubiquitous in our lives. We have been ... But in popular culture, we have no sense of what space sounds like. And indeed, most ...
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Google releases 3D imagery in Berne (Switzerland), Anaheim (California) and ... - Google Earth Blog (blog)

Google releases 3D imagery in Berne (Switzerland), Anaheim (California) and ... - Google Earth Blog (blog) | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
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Google releases 3D imagery in Berne (Switzerland), Anaheim (California) and ...
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Since the launch of Google's 3D Imagery last summer, they've gradually expanded the coverage of it around the world.
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Frederick Jackson Turner Overdrive: Transportation and political imagery

Frederick Jackson Turner Overdrive: Transportation and political imagery | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
RT @awmarrs: Preliminary thoughts on visual culture and antebellum U.S. transportation http://t.co/EX1WYhZeB3 #twitterstorians
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Swedish artist to paint Prophet Mohammed after death threats - Visual Art - Arts & Culture - Ahram Online

Swedish artist to paint Prophet Mohammed after death threats - Visual Art - Arts & Culture - Ahram Online | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Swedish,artist,to,paint,Prophet,Mohammed,after,death,threats,-,Visual,Art,-,Arts,&,Culture (#Swedish artist to paint Prophet Mohammed after death threats - http://t.co/36G1GqC8I6 #Muslim)...
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Kara Walker Calls New Exhibit Her 'Never-Ending War With Race'

Kara Walker Calls New Exhibit Her 'Never-Ending War With Race' | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Kara Walker has never really taken to subtle references, voicing her opinions on race, gender and sexuality through striking, often disturbing, imagery.
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Joshua Lutz | “Hesitating Beauty,” Visual Culture Blog | ClampArt

Joshua Lutz | “Hesitating Beauty,” Visual Culture Blog | ClampArt | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Joshua Lutz | “Hesitating Beauty,” Visual Culture Blog. From Marco Bohr's post on his Visual Culture Blog: The photobook 'Hesitating Beauty' interrogates the complex family history of the American photographer Joshua Lutz.
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Alexsandra Niepsuj on Being Inspired by Polish Poster Design and ...

Alexsandra Niepsuj on Being Inspired by Polish Poster Design and ... | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Ape on the Moon Contemporary Visual Culture · James Jean · Tyson Roberts · Tuomas Ikonen ... Her images are made with an ongoing collection of found textures. By picking up interesting pages from old magazines and ...
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Once-reviled Orientalist art inspires Egyptian industrialist to improve East ... - Washington Post

Once-reviled Orientalist art inspires Egyptian industrialist to improve East ... - Washington Post | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Once-reviled Orientalist art inspires Egyptian industrialist to improve East ...
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Art historian Emily M.
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The Experiential Thrill of Driving in Films: Observatory: Design ...

The Experiential Thrill of Driving in Films: Observatory: Design ... | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Design and Visual Culture ... Cars seen en masse ruin the view, but I can relish the design perfection of particular vehicles, and I'm still seduced by all the attendant imagery. Like everyone else, I have spent thousands of ...
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Transportation and political imagery - Frederick Jackson Turner ...

Transportation and political imagery - Frederick Jackson Turner ... | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
My paper is entitled "Images of Steam Transportation in Popular Culture," and it will include some my new research on images of steamboats and railroads in the antebellum era. I do not have a great deal of experience with ...
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Retro Collages by Tara Hardy | Ape on the Moon: Contemporary Visual Culture

Retro Collages by Tara Hardy | Ape on the Moon: Contemporary Visual Culture | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
Artist Tara Hardy takes reference from her studies in fine art, illustration and graphic design when creating her collages.
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Life on Mars?

Life on Mars? | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
On a recent trip to Mars I observed these cloud formations leading me to the conclusion that life is possible! Oh, wait a minute it wasn't Mars it WAS Maui. This is a morning view from the crater a...
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South America's Poetic Contrasts: An Exquisite Visual Journey (VIDEO)

South America's Poetic Contrasts: An Exquisite Visual Journey (VIDEO) | Visual Culture | Scoop.it
A brilliant film depicting life in Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Uruguay, Paraguay & southern Brazil by Vincent Urban, Clemens Krüger & Stefan Templer (South America’s Poetic Contrasts: An Exquisite Visual Journey (VIDEO)
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