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[Minnesota] VIDEO: Photography Show Visualizes Impact of Smoking

A new photography show is raising awareness and visualizing the impact of tobacco and smoking. The gallery had its opening reception on West Second Street in Duluth on Friday. Students, from 8 years old to college-aged, present their work. Some pieces h
WDIO-TV/WIRT-TV ABC 10/13 (Duluth, MN)
added Apr 1, 2017 17:26
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[Germany] German Art Collectors Face a Painful Past: Do I Own Nazi Loot?

“I don’t want stolen goods hanging on the wall — it’s quite simple,” said Jan Philipp Reemtsma, who hired a researcher 15 years ago to examine the collection he inherited from his father, the tobacco industrialist Philipp F. Reemtsma.
New York Times
added Mar 14, 2017 16:53
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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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[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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VIDEO: Trading with the Enemy: Homing Pigeons with Cigars Challenge U.S. Embargo, Fly from Cuba to Florida

For his project called "Trading with the Enemy," Duke Riley spent four years planning and eight months breeding and homing a kit of 50 pigeons in Key West, Florida. His goal was to prove that pigeons could make the 90-mile flight from Havana back to Key W
Democracy Now!
added Aug 13, 2015 10:55
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Toxic Beauty: "Smoke" Turns Cigarette Plumes Into Stunning Art

Even fervent nonsmokers are likely to find Smoke, a photographic series by German artist Thomas Herbrich, captivating. "I've always been fascinated by smoke," Herbrich says. "I was always surprised by how quickly smoke moves. It's easier to photograph a r
Fast Company
added Sep 4, 2014 14:01
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NEW TRUTH® MOBILE GAME GRAFFITI COLLECTIVE DELIVERS CREATIVITY, SOCIAL FUN WITH A SIDE OF HEALTH EDUCATION

Graffiti Collective was inspired by a 1998 document found in Big Tobacco’s files that discusses “covertly” contacting graffiti artists to ask them to paint for the companies “in key locations.” In the game, players join “The Collective” (TIV) with the go
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 23, 2013 13:00
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A Brilliant Book Illustrator Who Broke the Rules / ‘Far Out Isn’t Far Enough,’ About Tomi Ungerer

Among the speakers on camera are an erudite Jules Feiffer and a grizzled, vehement Maurice Sendak. But no one is more compelling than the white-haired, constantly smoking Mr. Ungerer, whose eloquence and luminous eyes command attention.
New York Times
added Jun 14, 2013 00:17
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[New York] Art and Museums in NYC This Week

‘IRVING PENN: CENTENNIAL’ at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (through July 30). In this crystalline exhibition...his colossal cigarette butts, with their tragicomic evocations of Roman columns, tombstones and even corpses.
New York Times
added Jul 14, 2017 03:27
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[UK] Sparking controversy: Children toying with cigarettes and glamorous women smoking revealed in rare artwork from England's last tobacco factory walls

Rare paintings from England's last tobacco factory which show children playing with cigarettes are set to go up for auction. The artwork, which has never been on public display, show glamorous women smoking, children handing out cigarettes and even a to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 31, 2017 15:22
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