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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-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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[New York] Yoko Ono’s 1971 MoMA Show Finally Opens

For the remake, she had asked for the French cigarettes that Cage would have used but ended up settling for one from Nat Sherman. Lighting up in a museum that had not smelled of tobacco for decades, she reached out and, with a sure artist’s touch, scorch
New York Times
added May 6, 2015 10:51
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[North Carolina] Art from RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co. being auctioned

Artwork that originally was part of the collection belonging to the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is being auctioned in Winston-Salem. The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County now owns the artwork that will be auctioned Sunday afternoon at The Ga
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 24, 2014 02:34
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[UK] JOHNSTON: Power of an instantly recognisable aesthetic ($$)

Hockney, the painter whose style is as instantly recognisable as a pack of Marlboro, has given permission for his artworks to be put to the service of a pro-smoking campaign. It’s not that these images, done with the Brushes app on an iPad, have any conve
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 13, 2014 13:11
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[New York] Strips and Stones

It’s no accident that Art Spiegelman’s drawings of himself almost always show a butt hanging off his lower lip. Mr. Spiegelman, now 65, smokes the same way he does everything else — with feeling and with urgency. In his SoHo studio not long ago, he lit up
New York Times
added Oct 30, 2013 11:04
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Books Analyzing Images of Slaves in History

Field workers’ lives were idealized in popular paintings and prints, especially in scenes of tobacco farms. “In the absence of shackles, whips or collars, these black figures often appear to be voluntarily trading with Britons in a product they both appr
New York Times
added Aug 3, 2012 09:21
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SEIDMAN: Self-Portrait of the Artist as Smoker

In a recently published piece in the New York Times on April 30, 2012, the artist David Kramer offers a self-portrait as a smoker.
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 14, 2012 16:04
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[New York] Museum donors furious over celebs smoking at Met Gala

One told us, “As a donor to the Met, I was so insulted to see all these ‘celebrities’ smoking and taking selfies of themselves in the bathroom. Mostly, it’s disrespectful to the art collection, which needs to be kept 100% smoke-free. I would honestly lik
New York Post
added May 8, 2017 15:22
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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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