More Intelligent Life: “New York City’s 125th Street, Harlem’s unofficial “Main Street”, once served as a de facto showcase of African-American culture, lined with iconic institutions such as the Apollo Theatre. The city’s construction craze has edged out most of these haunts, rendering Harlem’s Studio… Read More

Dubai to build arts and fashion districts

Reuters: “Dubai Culture and Arts Authority said on Wednesday it was aiming to build a fashion and design district and change legislation to persuade foreign artists to take up residence in a new arts neighborhood. The plans are the latest move in a major attempt… Read More

In Antarctica, golden sledge is icy art

Reuters: “ROTHERA BASE, Antarctica – One of the few artists in Antarctica tests out his latest work on the snow — a golden wooden sledge made of bits of old, ornate picture frames.(…)‘I’ve made a whole series of vehicles, I’ve not made a sledge before,’… Read More