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The Most Famous Pop Artist You Don’t Know

Cover Photo“Smoker #8,” 1973, oil on shaped canvas. ... even bigger still lifes, made out of leftover billboards — collages of Royal Crown Cola bottles, Pall Mall cigarettes, a can of Budweiser.
New York Times
added Aug 22, 2016 13:02
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[California] David Hockney Takes a Fresh Look at Portraiture

in Los Angeles these days involves mostly staying at home, if only because near-deafness prevents him from going to restaurants...The one vice he has clung to is smoking. “I like it,” Mr. Hockney said with a mischievous smile. “I’ve smoked for 64 years, s
New York Times
added Jul 4, 2016 16:43
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Six Women Artists Celebrate The Power Of The Cigarette

In the Invisible-Exports exhibition “Frida Smoked,” six women artists explore the legacy of the compact vices, specifically in relation to ideas of femininity and creativity. What stereotypes come to mind when we see a woman light up a cig? And what do w
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 19, 2016 12:20
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[France] In the Air, Art+Auction's Gossip Column (blog) Art Won't Keep Michel Houellebecq Away From His Cigar

The smokers lounge reportedly “includes a bar and jukebox which will pay musical versions of 70 of his poems,” which is just the kind of the thing you want to hear when on a smoke break....will also feature ... MRI scans of the author’s brain. Good thing
ArtInfo (Louise Blouin Media)
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56
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[France] Houellebecq lights up Paris with photography show—and a smoking room

The controversial French novelist Michel Houellebecq will be giving smokers a break in Paris next week; his new exhibition of photographs at the Palais de Tokyo (Rester Vivant, 23 June-11 September) includes a room for nicotine lovers. “It’s just me havi
The Art Newspaper (uk)
added Jun 17, 2016 21:17
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[Asia, China] Wife draws cartoons on cigarettes urging her husband to quit smoking

On Tuesday, a woman who goes by the surname Zou, used World No-Tobacco Day to present her husband, Ran, with a box of cigarettes. But it wasn't just an ordinary box of cigarettes. Inside the box were 20 sticks that Zou had individually drawn motivationa
Mashable.com
added Jun 2, 2016 17:18
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[UK] New tobacco pack law inspires work of art

Acclaimed British artist Fuller’s bold new art piece, Duty Paid, is an investigation into the subtle power and invisible influence generated at the nexus of nicotine and branding. Produced with great care and at great expense by modern masters of seductio
Packaging News (uk)
added May 18, 2016 17:11
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Potsdam girl wins Kick Butts Day Art Contest with 'The Smoking Gun' artwork

First place was award to Emily Theobald of Potsdam. Her artwork, entitled “The Smoking Gun” depicts the deadly effects of secondhand smoke, particularly on infants and children. “We would like to commend her on her artistry and emphasis on such an import
North Country (NY) This Week
added Apr 18, 2016 14:33
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[New York] Davidoff Opens its Most Prestigious Flagship Store and Lounge in Downtown Manhattan

The store is a beautiful illustration of Davidoff's new global retail concept, which features a luxury environment and guest experience.... "The new Davidoff Flagship Store in downtown New York marks the culmination of an ambitious new direction for Dav
PR Newswire
added Apr 13, 2016 15:15
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[New York] COTTER: Making Museums Moral Again

In 1983, the Whitney Museum of American Art opened a Midtown branch that was paid for, and named for, the Philip Morris tobacco company, which for decades had steadfastly denied that smoking causes lung cancer. The Whitney escaped sustained censure for it
New York Times
added Mar 17, 2016 12:43
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