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No smoke without art

The use of an iconic image of Robert Mapplethorpe to promote an exhibition of his work in Galashiels should have been stubbed out. Community Councillor Drew Ketchen believes Self Portrait, which shows American photographer Mapplethorpe smoking and has be
Southern Reporter (uk)
added Aug 17, 2013 13:26
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[Tanzania] Women artists get jack up from cigarette firm

Tanzania Cigarette Company (TCC) has pledged more support to local artists, besides calling for full involvement of women in the growing industry.
IPP Media (tz)
added Sep 6, 2012 06:21
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[New York] Richard Hambleton, ‘Shadowman’ of the ’80s Art Scene, Dies at 65

By 1984, he had turned to the Marlboro Man, the cowboy figure whose macho image promoted cigarettes for decades. Mr. Hambleton, who smoked, toyed with the image, painting shadow figures over it, sometimes mixing tobacco with black paint for what he called
New York Times
added Nov 4, 2017 22:32
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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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[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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[UK] Smokefree pregnancy sculpture unveiled

A beautiful and extraordinary sculpture celebrating Smokefree pregnancy has been unveiled outside the maternity department at Wythenshawe Hospital. The sculpture, ‘Air to Breathe’ has been inspired by a baby’s need for oxygen to grow and develop properly
Asian Lite (uk)
added May 22, 2014 12:13
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[New York] An Artist Takes His Pay in Tobacco and Community

David Ellis is painting what could be his biggest commission ever — assuming he lives long enough, since he’s being paid in coffee and tobacco. For the last few weeks, he and a rotating cast of assistants and friends have been painting a mural of green,
New York Times
added Apr 14, 2014 08:42
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On View | A Photographer's Artful Images of African Agriculture

“One day, I saw a man carrying a big barrel of tobacco, and it was more of a cinematic moment, and he became this sculptural figure.” This moment was the starting point for “Terrain,” a set of sparse, visually arresting images in which the organic and syn
New York Times Blogs
added Jan 18, 2014 01:59
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ZARAL Ugly for the Greater Good: Australia's Disgusting New Cigarette Packaging Is Up for Design of the Year | Object Lessons

London's Design Museum nominations for Design of the Year, one candidate in the graphic design category totally jumped out and struck me in the face: Australia's new, really disgustingly graphic cigarette packaging, implemented just last month.
ArtInfo (Louise Blouin Media)
added Jan 18, 2013 06:46
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[Georgia] Burning a hole in how cigarette ads used blacks

Hank Willis Thomas' primary focus in the Trois Gallery exhibition "Believe It" is the kind of 1970s-era cigarette ads featuring stylish black women and hyper-confident black men that appeared in magazines such as Ebony.
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Dec 1, 2012 11:43
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