Post Tagged with: "art"

by / on October 14, 2012 at 1:48 pm / in Arts & Entertainment, Between Heaven and Earth, Current Events, The Muses, The Originals, Videos, Writing/Books

I Carry Your Heart With Me: An Ode To Art & e.e. cummings

At Different Is Cool we are passionate about art – art is a tangible representation of the human soul – it tells the story of our collective human history, of [...]

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by / on July 21, 2012 at 9:54 am / in A Different POV, Ambassadors of Cool, Arts & Entertainment, Television, The Originals, Videos, World

Of Shrunken Heads & Egyptian Mummies-An Ode to Collector & Bon Vivant Bill Jamieson

Bill “Billy” Jamieson & his beloved dog Rameses at home [Photo: William Jamieson Tribal Art]   Bill Jamieson was a Toronto legend – a tribal art dealer obsessed with illuminating [...]

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by / on July 12, 2012 at 4:26 pm / in Ambassadors of Cool, Arts & Entertainment, Film, Music, Painting/Drawing, Patrons of Cool, The Originals, Uncategorized, Videos

Thursday Soul Treat: Andrew Schoultz, Adam Vollick & Daniel Lanois multi-media collab

Former skateboarder turned graffiti artist turned fine artist, Andrew Schoultz painted the entire exterior of Daniel Lanois’ Toronto studio in 7 days with a mural titled “The Winds Are Changin’” [...]

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by / on June 19, 2012 at 1:39 pm / in Fashion & Style, Painting/Drawing, Sculpture, The Sartorialists

Love Forever: Yayoi Kusama & Louis Vuitton collaborate on artistic line of accessories

Louis Vuitton’s Marc Jacobs is well known for his love of popular culture and Japanese avant-garde art [remember his 2002 Louis Vuitton collab with Takashi Murakami?].  Jacobs is, once again, [...]

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by / on May 18, 2012 at 2:01 pm / in Architecture, Arts & Entertainment, Doing Good In The 'Hood, Performing Arts, Politics, Sculpture, The Originals, World

Sunflower Seeds & Censorship – Chinese Artist & Activist Ai WeiWei

Chinese multi media artist and social activist Ai Weiwei created one of the most important and beautiful pieces of cultural art to date. His moving exhibition “Sunflower Seeds” [photo above-Tate [...]

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by / on February 11, 2012 at 5:48 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Sartorialists, Videos

Kate Moss hologram

Here’s a video of the cinematic and deeply moving finale of McQueen’s Fall/Winter 2006 show, featuring a hologram of the then scandal-besieged supermodel Kate Moss.  It was Lee’s way of [...]

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by / on February 11, 2012 at 5:26 pm / in Fashion & Style, The Muses, The Sartorialists

Savage Beauty: Alexander McQueen Retrospective at The Met

Making his way through the Costume Institute’s Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty press preview this morning at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, milliner Philip Treacy, whose creations are prominently featured in the show, [...]

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