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[UK, California] David Hockney returns to LA ($$)

“He’s a bit quiet at the moment. Not the usual David. And he’s had to give up smoking!” For Hockney to be parted from his “natural, delicious, pleasure-giving tobacco”, it must be bad.
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 11, 2013 11:30
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[UK] Smoking hot! Artist creates Brad Pitt portrait using cigarette ash

Brad has been drawn using cigarette ash and the portrait now stands proudly in one of London's biggest tourist attractions Ripley's Believe It Or Not. The father-of-six is certainly keeping good company in the gallery of the greats, and joins Michael Jac
The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 29, 2013 21:18
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[New York] MOVIE REVIEW 11 Men on a Girder, Unknowable Yet Not

The photograph of this moment, one of the most famous images of New York, is called “Lunch Atop a Skyscraper” (even though a cigarette and a liquor bottle in the hands of these workmen are as noticeable as any sandwiches).
New York Times
added Sep 21, 2013 13:09
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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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