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[Norway] A far cry from ‘The Scream’ ($$)

A ghostly Edvard Munch, smoke rising from a cigarette over his heart, holds the viewer’s gaze from a yellow strongbox. The outsize suitcase was the ingenious vehicle for “Self-Portrait with Cigarette” as the 1895 oil painting, too fragile to handle, made
Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 9, 2013 16:00
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[Lebanon] Tripoli's orphanages combat smoking with art

The first stage of the project entitled "Tripoli's Orphans Draw Against Smoking" was launched at the Shaarani Orphanage under the patronage of the World Health Organization and Anwar Khanji's organization for arts and culture.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Jul 28, 2013 20:43
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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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ALL AIR: IDAHO'S MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL CLAIMS TOP PRIZE IN NATIONAL SKATEBOARD DESIGN CONTEST

truth®, the nation’s largest youth smoking prevention campaign, is proud to partner with Vans to announce Mountain View High School in Meridian, Idaho as the winning school in truth’s inaugural skateboard deck design contest. truth conducted the contest i
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 11, 2013 23:37
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[New York] Artist makes portraits from DNA found in chewing gum and cigarettes

Artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg has done more than wonder. She collects errant hairs, cigarette butts, fingernails, and discarded chewing gum from public places and using the DNA she finds, creates 3D portraits of how the owners of this discarded genetic mat
io9 (Gawker Media)
added May 6, 2013 01:53
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[New York] Creepy or Cool? Portraits Derived From the DNA in Hair and Gum Found in Public Places

At 12:15 pm on January 6, 2013, Dewey-Hagborg collected a cigarette butt (above, right) on Myrtle Avenue (above, left) in Brooklyn, NY. Testing the sample’s DNA revealed the smoker to be a male of Eastern European descent with brown eyes. Photos courtesy
Smithsonian Magazine
added May 6, 2013 01:55
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[New York] Artist dies in E. Village fire

died in a fiery apartment blaze sparked by smoking in bed, a police source said yesterday. Mary Lincoln Bonnell, 84, had showcased her prodigious work in SoHo galleries.
New York Post
added Apr 18, 2013 20:49
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[Arizona] Artist aims to spread anti-tobacco message with art

A local artist has teamed up with Centennial High School to do their part to get the valley tobacco-free. Albert Ortiz is the creator of "No Smoking Art." It's a collection of anti-tobacco photos and paintings.
KSAZ Fox 10 / KUTP My45 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Apr 15, 2013 06:56
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[New York] Snapshot: ‘Woman at a Counter Smoking, NYC, 1962’ ($$)

Diane Arbus’s fame .... An online auction of her work organised by Christie’s, including 40 of her best-known pictures as well as the image above, Woman at a Counter Smoking, NYC, 1962, runs until April 12. Estimates range from $4,000-$9,000.
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 5, 2013 14:55
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