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PHOTOS: The Isolated World of Being a Smoker

Laura Noel has always been attracted to individuality ... she still shoots an occasional portrait for “Smoke Break” and hopes to have enough material to publish a book about the project. Her goal is to reach a wider range of people of different socio-econ
Slate
added Sep 18, 2013 00:09
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[New York] Touching Up a Merry Old Soul / Ralph Gardner Jr. on the Restoration of a Maxfield Parrish Painting at the St. Regis

A third benefit of the smoking ban, and one that frankly hadn't occurred to me before, is that it has also contributed to the health and welfare of the artworks that grace the walls of New York City's bars and restaurants. ... "most of the dirt was toba
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 9, 2013 05:20
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[UK] Your photographs of smokers

The artist Cornelia Parker asked you to share your photographs of people smoking, as part of the This Is Your Photo project. 'These groups are a cross section of society, from management downwards, thrown together by their common addiction,' said Parker.
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 29, 2013 06:29
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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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[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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