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Howard Koslow Dies at 91; Artist Designed Stamps for 40 Years

designing a 33-cent stamp in 1999 honoring the artist Jackson Pollock...Koslow removed the cigarette in accordance with Postal Service policy, which forbade any image that could be seen as promoting tobacco use...National Smokers Alliance wrote...“an affr
New York Times
added Feb 2, 2016 14:35
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[California] If walls could talk! Legendary Playboy Mansion where Lennon burned a cigarette on a Matisse and Elvis slept with eight Playmates at once goes up for sale... But whoever buys it must let Hugh Hefner stay until he dies

It is rumored that John Lennon once put out a cigarette on one of Hefner's original Matisse paintings, where it still stands today, according to Thrillist.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2016 02:43
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University of Kentucky to cover controversial campus mural

Nine years after his predecessor rejected calls to remove a controversial Great Depression-era campus mural that featured black workers toiling in a tobacco field, University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto has decided to cover the painting until a mo
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 26, 2015 18:37
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[Asia, China] An Arts Explosion Takes Shanghai

Inside were more innovative installations, many owned by Mr. Tek, that could fit only inside a hangar, such as Xu Bing’s “Tobacco Project,” an assemblage of more than 600,000 cigarettes resembling a tiger skin rug;
New York Times
added Nov 5, 2015 17:23
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[UK] Smoking ban would "destroy" Brighton's liberal bohemian image

Pro-smoking group Forest spoke out as a city council consultation on proposals to bring in a voluntary ban on beaches and in parks came to an end. The council received about 1,500 responses to the 12 week consultation and will now begin analysing the fi
The Argus Brighton Hove and Sussex (uk)
added Oct 16, 2015 07:38
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The Legacy of Robert Loughlin, Artist Behind ‘The Brute’

In death, he has gained a measure of immortality for his Dadaesque series of paintings, “The Brute,” which depicts a kind of Cro-Magnon James Dean with a cigarette dangling from his mouth.
New York Times
added Sep 30, 2015 17:21
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] SCIORTINO: Arts clouded in smoke

only allows charitable sponsorship if it does “not use trademarked names and logos of tobacco products” and “does not have the intent to promote tobacco products”. Yet enforcement is barely existent and tobacco companies are unashamed in their sponsoring
Jakarta Post (id)
added Sep 26, 2015 22:25
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Richard Prince Takes a New Approach to Cowboys

Mr. Prince’s fascination with the cowboy as a quintessential American image has been going on since he first rephotographed cigarette ads in the early 1980s.
New York Times
added Sep 24, 2015 19:03
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The world's most dangerous women: Rare vintage photos chart the antics of the 'adventuresses and tough dames' of the early 20th century

Peter Cohen's incredible 60,000-strong collection of photos of 'dangerous women' - some of which have now been parlayed into a book of the same name. Along with a series of smokers and sharpshooters, the collection also includes women indulging in more s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 18, 2015 10:37
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[UK] Competition: Children’s sign designs to back council’s new ban on playground smoking

Creative children are being urged to join the call to make over 140 Leeds playgrounds smoke-free by designing bright and bold ‘no smoking’ signs. Leeds City Council has announced it is set to introduce a voluntary smoking ban on all of its children’s pl
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Aug 17, 2015 08:52
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