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The upside of our dysfunctions

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talentdevelop.com - “So many good things have happened to me because of how unhealthy I’ve been mentally.” The photo shows Judd Apatow directing his wife, Leslie Mann, on the set of “Knocked Up,” which he also produce...

Experimental Opening - RE: YOUR MOM collab

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hitRECord

hitrecord.org - EVERYONE: We're experimenting with a new opening for our TV show & we want you to be a part of it. RECord entertaining, insightful & funny sound bites (5 - 10 seconds long) on camera answering the ...

Just a little boy: How our justice system failed our children

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TED Talks

ideas.ted.com - It was late, and I had picked up the phone after hours because no one else was in the building; it was becoming a bad habit. The older woman on the other end of the line was pleading with me after ...

I’m not “that creepy guy from the Internet”: How Gamergate gave the geek community a bad name - Salon.com

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Felicia Day

salon.com - We’re now three months in, and the social media-based “consumer revolt” against the “progressive agenda” of the gaming press, known as Gamergate, shows no signs of abating. I’ve gotten to know a lo...

A Conversation with Ron Howard

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Ron Howard

blogs.indiewire.com - By Leonard Maltin | Leonard Maltin October 29, 2014 at 12:00AM Last week I was lucky enough to share an evening onstage with Ron Howard. I knew it would be fun, because he was a great guest when I ...

Op-Ed: Does BitTorrent Actually Want to Empower Artists?

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CreativeFuture

billboard.com - This is a response to an op-ed, published last week (Oct. 21), from BitTorrent's Chief Content Officer Matt Mason. Below, former film executive and current executive director of CreativeFuture Ruth...

Fantasticherie Poster Art on Behance

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Behance

behance.net - This is my poster art for the italian movie 'Fantasticherie di un passeggiatore solitario' directed by Paolo Gaudio. Views19888 Appreciations3099 Comments190 fantasticheriemovieposterclayPlasticine...

Today in Tabs: Coming Out ⚙ Co.Labs ⚙ code + community

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Fast Company

fastcolabs.com - It doesn’t feel right to say that Tim Cook came out today because that implies that he was "in," somehow, before? Cook’s sexuality has long been generally known but never publicly acknowledged, so ...

COLORS PAPERS on Behance

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Behance

behance.net - Views6611 Appreciations516 Comments31 Project Copyright Info Copyright Info:Attribution Non-commercial Read More COLORS PAPERS Project Featured On:Behance.net — 10/21/14 Cocolia's Portfolio Barcelo...

Lados Magazine No.30 on Behance

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Behance

behance.net - Lados is a music and culture magazine from Spain including art, design, fashion and photography Views10602 Appreciations669 Comments38 Lados Magazineinterpolfee reegaThe Magic NumbersMusic magazine...

For the Benefit of Mr. Coyne

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GOOD

magazine.good.is - Rolling Stone calls the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band “the most important rock & roll album ever made.” In the internet age, however, Sgt. Pepper sits 100­ percent ­context-­free a...

The 100 greatest horror soundtracks – FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music.

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Kickstarter

factmag.com - Head here to stream the list as a single YouTube playlist.  It’s Halloween week, so here’s our equivalent of a well-stocked goodie cauldron: FACT’s guide to the 100 greatest horror scores of all ti...

Adam J. Kurtz's Unsolicited Advice » The Kickstarter Blog — Kickstarter

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Kickstarter

kickstarter.com - “Don’t forget to rest this weekend, or you’re gonna feel like shit on Monday.” This is the kind of real-talk directive that you’ll find in author and graphic designer Adam J. Kurtz’s planners and j...

Susan Sontag on Love: Illustrated Diary Excerpts

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Maria Popova

brainpickings.org - “Nothing is mysterious, no human relation. Except love.” HAPPY UPDATE: We’ve released a sequel, Susan Sontag on art, with proceeds benefiting A Room of Her Own, a foundation supporting women writer...

The Thousand Steps collab

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hitRECord

hitrecord.org - 4. PANNING DOWN THE STRUCTURE, ARRIVING ON BACK OF MAN LOOKING UP

Do Less = Do More. the Art of Being Creative + Productive

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CreativeLive

blog.chasejarvis.com - I’m a huge fan of the concept of “strategic renewal.” Chasing shiny opportunities, working in a reactive state and dealing with each new email that pops up on your phone is not only exhausting – it...

Claude Lanzmann's 'Shoah' to Stream Online for the First

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Jason Silva

blogs.indiewire.com - By Max O'Connell | Criticwire October 30, 2014 at 2:38PM You're likely to find Claude Lanzmann's landmark documentary "Shoah" near or at the top of any list of the greatest documentaries ever made ...

How To Raise Girls To Be Better At Negotiating | Fast Company

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Fast Company

fastcompany.com - The recent research about women and negotiation isn’t pretty. Often, women don’t negotiate for what the deserve. But they also face obstacles like a widespread pay gap and even backlash when they d...

gapingvoid’s “Do Something That Matters” show in Dallas, November 10th-14th

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Hugh MacLeod

gapingvoid.com - Gapingvoid is excited to announce that we are having our first show ever in Texas! We will be making our debut in Dallas, with our “Do Something That Matters” show, November 10-14th at The Dallas E...

Twelve Haunting American Short Stories to Read This Halloween

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WinningWriters.com

electricliterature.com - What makes a ghost story “American”? Let’s ask a ghost: “An American ghost does something quite different, because the people of the present are very mobile, the executives are constantly thrown fr...

Livestreaming Network of Ensemble Theaters' Intersection: Ensembles + Universities—Fri, Oct 31-Sun, Nov 2

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Nat'l Endow f/t Arts

howlround.com - The Network of Ensemble Theaters presents Intersection: Ensembles + Universities livestreaming from LaMama and New School University in New York City on the global, commons-based peer produced Howl...

Henry James on Aging, Memory, and What Happiness Really Means

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Maria Popova

brainpickings.org - “I have led too serious a life; but that perhaps, after all, preserves one’s youth.” What does it take to live a good life, to flourish, to be happy? The art-science of happiness has been contempla...

Breaking Down The Directors Of The Alien Franchise

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NY Film Academy

nyfa.edu - Nobody involved in the early stages of making a B-movie “Jaws in space” plotted Star Beast ever expected it would evolve into the billion-dollar plus Alien franchise. From the original 1979 film ab...

Best Debut Novels Since 1950 – Flavorwire

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WinningWriters.com

flavorwire.com - For a reader, there’s something magical about picking up a first novel — that promise of discovery, the possibility of finding a new writer whose work you can love for years to come, the likelihood...

The Sandy Crimmins National Prize for Poetry: Celebrating Risk and Invention in Poetry

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WinningWriters.com

philadelphiastories.org - Sandy Crimmins’ poem “Spring” appeared in the first issue of Philadelphia Stories in 2004 and she performed at our launch party. She served on the Philadelphia Stories board from 2005 to 2007. In t...

Distinguished Chamber Music Northwest cellist Fred Sherry champions 20th-century music « Oregon Music News Oregon Music News

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The Juilliard School

oregonmusicnews.com - As the year winds down, we’re going back to revisit some of our best stories. This one was from July 7. While OMN was full of Blues Festival stories, this one may not have caught your eye. — Ed. A ...

5 surprising facts about Alexander Calder's "Gwenfritz"

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Nat'l Endow f/t Arts

americanhistory.si.edu - After undergoing an extensive conservation process over the last year, the museum, along with colleagues at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, celebrates today the rededication of Gwenfritz, a 40...

Stunning Pictures — Spider catches bee, bee stings spider. Both dead,...

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Jason Silva

stunningpicture.tumblr.com - Stunning Pictures Imagination... enriched by two-dimensional Images. Floating above the abyss of a joyless life. Jubilating. Spider catches bee, bee stings spider. Both dead, with bee’s stinger sti...

Documentary to Raise Awareness About Sex Trade in Banchara

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NY Film Academy

nyfa.edu - Former New York Film Academy Filmmaking student, Amit Mehra, is currently in the final stages of an ambitious and worthwhile documentary, Bulbul: Song of the Nightingale. Now in its editing phase, ...

Purchase tickets to a Juilliard Event

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The Juilliard School

events.juilliard.edu - TYPE OF EVENT Select... Academic All Performances Chamber Music Contemporary/New Works Dance Drama Historical Performance Instrumental Jazz Master,Workshops,Lectures Membership Opera/Voice Orchestr...

Pétition · Use Diplomacy to release Dr. Robert Alan Black · Change.org

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Melanie

change.org - Alan is a man who values both integrity and diversity. He dedicated his life to creative problem solving after the death of his son. He understands from the inside of his heart the meaning of suffe...

‘First Bite’ - NYTimes.com

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Nat'l Endow f/t Arts

nytimes.com - For me, Halloween has one prevailing icon: the vampire. We’ve got child vampires, sexy vampires, modern vampires, classic vampires. Long fascinated by Halloween traditions, I found myself wondering...

A Letter From Our Pre-Teen Selves | Expert Acting Advices | Actors Reels, Resume Building & Insider Tips | Backstage

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ANTHONY MEINDL

backstage.com - I received an email from a fan of a recent Backstage blog (“Get Clear in Your Intentions and Get What You Want”) and she expressed the most beautiful sentiment. In part, she had an “Aha!” moment ab...

The Bizarre Reason We Want Every Photo To Look Like It Was Taken In The 1970s

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Jason Silva

upworthy.com - "The 'Instagram Generation' now experiences the present as an anticipated memory." Professor Daniel Kahneman There's is a fascinating article making the rounds on the Internet recently about how th...

Featured Speakers

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Nat'l Endow f/t Arts

onlineregistrationcenter.com - Featured Speakers   Jane Chu, Ph.D., Chair of the National Endowment for the Arts, will participate in the Veterans Legacy Summit.  Summit keynote speaker, Wes Moore will deliver an inspiring addre...

— 10/29 | Today In Art

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YoungArts

youngartsfoundation.tumblr.com - 10/29 | Today In Art An artist who’s collaborating with bees Ingrid Michaelson releases another inspiring, lovable music video Schools across the nation Carry The Weight Together today to stand aga...

Jazz Legend Bill Evans on the Creative Process, Self-Teaching, and Balancing Clarity with Spontaneity in Problem-Solving

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Maria Popova

brainpickings.org - “The person that succeeds in anything has the realistic viewpoint at the beginning and [knows] that the problem is large and that he has to take it a step at a time.” In a 1915 letter to his young ...

Galway Kinnell, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet, Is Dead at 87 - NYTimes.com

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WinningWriters.com

nytimes.com - Galway Kinnell, who was recognized with both a Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award for a body of poetry that pushed deep into the heart of human experience in the decades after World War II, d...

Kid Rock surprises a 30 year old man with Down’s Syndrome for his birthday [video] - Holy Kaw!

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Guy Kawasaki

holykaw.alltop.com - Kid Rock is a tough-guy rocker. You wouldn’t expect him to be a big ol’ softy––but he is! He showed up at birthday celebration for Dan, a thirty year old man with Down’s syndrome. Just try not to g...

What Actors Can Learn From Their Reactions

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ANTHONY MEINDL

anthonymeindl.com - Morgan Freeman says, “Acting is reacting in my book.” We hear someone say something to us under different circumstances and it makes us react. We cry. We lose our shit. We laugh. We express feeling...

Juilliard Dance: New Dances

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The Juilliard School

guggenheim.org - Juilliard Dance students will perform excerpts by four innovative choreographers prior to their premiere. Austin McCormick’s work features 1st-year dancers; Loni Landon’s 2nd-year dancers; Kate Wea...

An Insider's Guide to Little Tokyo | Public Spectacle | Los Angeles | Los Angeles News and Events

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ANTHONY MEINDL

laweekly.com - It's just math. With ever more overflowing arts districts and only so many Saturday nights a month, a bumper crop of shows opens tonight in Culver City — and several galleries are ringing in the ne...

Man Records The ‘Harassment’ He Receives While Walking In NYC For 10 Hours - DesignTAXI.com

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TAXI

designtaxi.com - Man Records The ‘Harassment’ He Receives While Walking In NYC For 10 Hours Image via Funny or Die Following the viral video of a woman being harassed in streets of New York City, the folks at Funny...

One Woman, 31 Days of Halloween Makeup

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Daryn Kagan

yahoo.com - Could you execute a new Halloween makeup idea for 31 days straight? That's exactly what Alabama-based photographer Amanda Chapman has done for three years in a row. In 2012, she began creating the ...

How To Get A Unique Illustration For Your Book Cover

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Joanna Penn

thecreativepenn.com - Some authors these days have private photo shoots to ensure their cover images are unique, but what about if you have a smaller budget, or you want something uniquely special in terms of an illustr...

Itinerant Belongings - Programs – Slought

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Creative Capital

slought.org - Slought, the History of Art and the Fine Arts Department at the University of Pennsylvania are pleased to announce "Itinerant Belongings," an exhibition on display from November 1, 2014 to December...

Petition · Use Diplomacy to release Dr. Robert Alan Black · Change.org

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WorldCreativityWeek

change.org - Alan is a man who values both integrity and diversity. He dedicated his life to creative problem solving after the death of his son. He understands from the inside of his heart the meaning of suffe...

Patti Smith discusses art, remembrance, and detective shows | Feature

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Blank on Blank

chicagoreader.com - There's something extremely unnerving about picking up the phone and hearing the voice at the other end say, in a Jersey accent, "This is Patti Smith." Smith is, after all, one of the coolest peopl...

Witches, Vampires And Pirates: 5 Years Of America's Most Popular Costumes : Planet Money : NPR

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The Creative Group

npr.org - Last week, we did a story on how stocking costumes can be a tricky business. Richard Parrott of Ricky's NYC, one of the biggest costume shops in New York, told us he needs to find the perfect mix o...

How to Raise Funds for Your Socially Engaged Project, Part 2

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Creative Capital

blog.creative-capital.org - Still from the film American Promise, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January, 2013. The author, Stephanie Bleyer, produced a transmedia engagement campaign for the film. In my las...

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