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Get Discovered With a Knockout Portfolio

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skillshare.com - Over the last couple of years, having an online portfolio has gone from a nice-to-have to a must-have for any creative professional — and Behance is leading the charge to make it possible. In this ...

hitRECord on TV with Joseph Gordon-Levitt: Season 2 Premiere Party and Tweet-Along Event tickets in Los Angeles at Fonda Theatre on Fri, Jun 12, 2015 - 7:00PM

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axs.com - By clicking Next, you agree to the AXS.com Terms and Conditions. By creating an account, you consent to receive personalised marketing communications from AXS and the Ticket Supplier for the event,...

Life Is Monstrous (comic collective #5)

hitrecord.org - WEEK 5's CHALLENGE: In 4 panels or less - create a comic based on a non-human character(s). Who wants to illustrate my script?  Or write your own?  CONTRIBUTE HERE. In the foreground, a BIRD'S NEST...

Adorable cat is happy and it knows it [video]

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holykaw.alltop.com - No matter what the language, it’s impossible not to recognize the tune “If You’re Happy and You Know It,” and that includes this cat who knows just when to chime in. He may not be Grumpy Cat, but i...

Existential Questioning

hitrecord.org - Tyty Barth made a comic about a girl with a propensity for asking bizarre questions.  After it was contributed to last week's Comic Collective, wirrow suggested that we could take this idea further...

Kickstarter films at Brooklyn Film Fest

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kickstarter.com - One hundred and eight films across categories, from narratives to documentary shorts, from animation to experimental creations — it's time again for Brooklyn Film Festival! Recently, we were lookin...

New “Uber for Dogs” Gives You Dog Walkers on Demand

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magazine.good.is - Wag! is a new app that is great for dogs, dog owners, and those looking for some extra walking around money. Using the same technology that can schedule a driver on demand through Uber or Lyft, Wag...

The Writer as a Booster of the Human Heart: William Faulkner’s Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech

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brainpickings.org - “The poet’s, the writer’s, duty is … to help man endure by lifting his heart.” Despite its dark history, the Nobel Prize endures as one of our civilizations’ highest seals of merit — so much so tha...

Albert Camus’s Beautiful Letter of Gratitude to His Childhood Teacher After Winning the Nobel Prize

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brainpickings.org - Few things are more heartwarming than bearing witness to one human being expressing deep gratitude for the profound, course-altering impact another has played in her or his life. Take, for instance...

EDENS GARDEN / EVA MAGAZINE MAY 2015 on Fashion Served

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fashionserved.com - Project Featured On: Behance.net — 5/20/15 Project Featured On: Fashion Served — 5/15/15 EDENS GARDEN / EVA MAGAZINE MAY 2015 Description Photography: Zlatimir Arakliev Style: Vasilen Milkov Model:...

"I am a bad feminist and a good woman." Roxane Gay lights up TEDWomen 2015

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blog.ted.com - “I have passionate opinions about gender equality,” says writer Roxane Gay. She takes the TED Women stage to tell us how she became known as a bad feminist. Turns out, it was a label she gave herse...

Jonathan Franzen Explains Why He Hates The Internet

huffingtonpost.com - In an interview with Salon co-founder Laura Miller, Jonathan Franzen fidgeted a little in his seat. Miller was asking him about Purity, his anticipated new novel, which is apparently a departure fr...

Products with a story and technology for connection: The talks in Session 1 of TEDWomen 2015

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blog.ted.com - Before there can be momentum, you need a spark to set it off. In the first session of TEDWomen, we hear from speakers with crackling ideas — from re-imagining an irksome weed as something useful, t...

Maurice Sendak’s Rare, Sensual Illustrations for Herman Melville’s Greatest Commercial Failure and Most Personally Beloved Book

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brainpickings.org - “The strongest and fieriest emotions of life defy all analytical insight.” Something magical happens when a great artist interprets a great author — one need only look at William Blake’s paintings ...

Events & Programs Archives - LA Film Festival NewFilmmakers Los Angeles

newfilmmakersla.com - Schedule: Monthly Film Festival Program: Short Films 4:15PM – Pre-Screening 4:45PM – Screening In Focus Program: LGBT Short Films 5:45PM – Pre-Screening 6:15PM – Screening In Focus Program: LGBT Do...

Play Along

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hitrecord.org - WEEK 32's REQUEST: Listen to THIS AUDIO SAMPLE and REmix it any way you want. *The Deadline for Play Along Week 32 is Saturday, May 30th.  The Play Along collab is an ongoing Music collaboration. E...

A last hurrah at the Monterey Conference Center, 31 years later

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blog.ted.com - The first TED took place in February 1984 in a theater that looked like a college lecture hall, complete with swivel desks at each seat. More than 30 years later, TEDWomen is happening this week in...

Live Projection Muralists Take Over an English Woodland | The Creators Project

thecreatorsproject.vice.com - Clambering around a picturesque Derbyshire woodland, artists Rebecca Smith and Peter Barber set the scene for their latest live "projection mural" endeavor, Into The Woods, with hefty rolls of shri...

Houseworld

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kickstarter.com - Houseworld is a new surrealist immersive theater performance. One by one, our guests enter an historic mansion and step into a dreamworld. Guests are free to find their own path, from the dark rece...

Sir Ken Robinson: The True Story of an Education Revolutionary Good Life Project

goodlifeproject.com - In February 2006, Sir Ken Robinson stepped onto the TED stage and delivered a scathing indictment of the modern educational system, entitled “How Schools Kill Creativity.” That talk exploded into t...

Hope in the Wasteland | The Curator

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curatormagazine.com - There is a tendency in many pop culture stories to mistake complexity for sophistication. The more plot twists and turns, the better; the more tangled the narrative, the more likely we are to find ...

Whoever Bought This $90K Richard Prince Instagram Print Is About To Be Pissed

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fastcompany.com - Painter and photographer Richard Prince is known (and notorious) for appropriating images from celebrities or even fellow photographers, tweaking the photos ever so slightly, and then slapping a kn...

Untranslatable Words

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behance.net - Wanted to share my recent art set I created for Neonmob.com - you should check it out! https://www.neonmob.com/collection/untranslatable-words/ It's about untranslatable words - the ones that a lot...

'Snake Charmer Of The Soul' Photographer Mary Ellen Mark Dies At 75

huffingtonpost.com - NEW YORK (AP) — Documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark, called "a snake charmer of the soul" for her gift of capturing searing images of human vulnerability, has died at age 75. She died Monday a...

Why Licensing Your Song To A Music Library Makes Sense

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blog.creativelive.com - For many bands and songwriters looking to actually make a living from their music, getting placed in film, TV, and other media is an important goal — but navigating that process can be extremely da...

TED Talk of the Week: Michelle Obama on Educating Girls - Goodnet

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goodnet.org - Michelle Obama made her first foreign trip to the UK in 2009 as the First Lady of the United States. Speaking at a London school for girls, Obama is a bit nervous as her voice wavers at the beginni...

What Role Does "Safety" Play in Theatre? (with tweets) · howlround

storify.com - What Role Does "Safety" Play in Theatre? This conversation happened on Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 18:00 GMT as part of the HowlRound.com weekly, open-access conversation series that's peer-produced ...

In Your Element: Finding Your Natural Place in Life

hayhouseworldsummit.com - Sir Ken Robinson, Ph.D.—author and international leader in the development of creativity—took the world by storm in 2006 with a TED Talks presentation about the role of creativity in education. Tha...

Help us get Meet the Patels into theaters THIS AUGUST

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kickstarter.com - Meet the Patels is coming to theaters this summer and the Hollywood Reporter just named it an Academy Award contender. Heyoo! This is a miracle! Thanks so so much for your support. But, umm, we mig...

ONE PUNCH MICKEY

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behance.net - Zadig Motorcycles is proud to announce the MC will fight at Glemseck 2015. Official pilot : Laura Bike : The Machine Gun One Punch Mickey

May Biters & 1st Book Deadline: May 30

myemail.constantcontact.com -  Deep gratitude goes to the following writers who dedicated time away from their own practice to pay it forward by reading and reviewing work by other women writers. Kore Press bowsdown to each and...

20 Great Dance Movies

backstage.com - There's nothing like a good dance flick to bring people together. Catchy tunes, sweet moves, and the inevitable romance that follows have made for entertaining and touching stories since the earlie...

Frodo Walks More Than 1,350 Miles in 'Lord of the Rings' | The Creators Project

thecreatorsproject.vice.com - Anyone who's ever read Lord of the Rings has, at some point or another, wondered why J.R.R. Tolkien's trilogy is so long. It's not the fault of the story, either; it's more that Middle Earth seems ...

Arts Leadership Preconference | Americans for the Arts 2015 Annual Convention

convention.artsusa.org - Join us for the 2015 Arts Leadership preconference, Evolution and Revolution, to build on the past and revolutionize the future! The future of the arts is being crafted by those who test norms, evo...

Resurface

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kickstarter.com - Resurface is a documentary about military veterans who use surf therapy to cope with PTSD and transform their lives.  It is the next documentary from the filmmaking team that made Slomo, a NY Times...

Video: An Illustrated Talk With Maurice Sendak

nytimes.com - When Christoph Niemann stumbled on a “Fresh Air” interview with Maurice Sendak, wild things started to transpire.

Entrepreneurial success depends on actions, attitudes and practice, Stanford expert says

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news.stanford.edu - All significant accomplishments are like barn raisings ­– you can't do them alone. They require a collection of individuals who are dedicated to the success of the project. Therefore, if you want t...

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles - June 2015 Screenings

newfilmmakersla.com - Schedule: Monthly Film Festival Program: Short Films 4:15PM – Pre-Screening 4:45PM – Screening In Focus Program: LGBT Short Films 5:45PM – Pre-Screening 6:15PM – Screening In Focus Program: LGBT Do...

Juilliard Club

juilliard.edu - Hosted by Danielle Brooks (Group 40) from the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black 7:30 p.m. Performance in The Rosemary and Meredith Willson Theater (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.) Reception to follow...

Rap Quotes ATL: Dirty South Edition - ANIMAL

animalnewyork.com - In March of 2013, urban artist Jay Shells launched his “Rap Quotes” project in New York, whereby he installed street signs emblazoned with rap lyrics in the specific locations that said lyrics call...

NYFA Cinematography Instructor Piero Basso Works on NAT GEO's 'American Genius'

nyfa.edu - For the history buffs and science nerds in all of us, National Geographic Channel has created a new television series called American Genius. Produced by Stephen David Entertainment, the series cap...

Perform at the Local Love Tour Presented by REVOLT & McDonald's

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talenthouse.com - Hip-Hop, rap and R&B musicians from Dallas, Houston, New Orleans, Philadelphia and Detroit - this could be your chance to perform in front of thousands and be broadcasted nationally on TV! REVOLT T...

YouTube's wacky A-Z birthday tribute [video]

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holykaw.alltop.com - Think the Internet phenomenon that is YouTube can’t be summed up in under three minutes? Then check out this tenth anniversary tribute and see if you recognize all seventy-five references.

Can Artists Have Marketing Skills?

artistthink.com - A growing movement of people wish to redefine success as measured by quality of life. Most of us, even in quality of life measures, associate money with success. Success is about achievement, recog...

The Best Online Community For Your Freelance Needs

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blog.creativelive.com - Freelancing can be a lonely endeavor, but when thousands of lonely and creative freelancers band together in online groups and forums–we can make magic. Whatever needs, goals or questions you may h...

The 1 Thought That Can Ruin Your Audition

backstage.com - I constantly hear agent and manager friends of mine tell their clients to “not want it so much.”  You should listen to your reps more often! They’re onto something.  It seems counterintuitive becau...

Rutina Wesley to Lead The Old Globe's TWELFTH NIGHT; Cast, Creatives Set!

broadwayworld.com - The complete cast and creative team have been announced for The Old Globe production of William Shakespeare's delightful and romantic Twelfth Night. Rebecca Taichman, whose production of the time-t...

Team Up with the Internet to Do a Little Good

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magazine.good.is - We’re teaming up with our friends at Sambazon for 100 days of little ways to change our world. Follow along for the next 100 days of action (and giveaways) on Instagram @Sambazon and at www.sambazo...

This 'Mad Max' Supercut Gets You So Close You Can Smell the Exhaust | The Creators Project

thecreatorsproject.vice.com - If you, like me, loved Mad Max: Fury Road, but wish it held onto the carnage of George Miller's original trilogy, allow the new supercut from Rishi Kaneria, who in the past explored "The Sounds of ...

The Official Trailer For Trevor Noah's "Daily Show" Is Here

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fastcompany.com - It’s official: Jon Stewart’s last day on The Daily Show will be August 6 and Trevor Noah will take over on September 28 . . . sunrise, sunset, sun-emotional breakdown. The South African comedian wa...

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