Headlines Tagged with Arts/Culture — 631 headlines found
Fuming Chinese netizens (many presumably local citizens from Zhouzhi) complained that the new works of art looked like “giant cigarettes” implanted vertically into stone pedestals and that the government had wasted "hundreds of millions of yuan".
Nov 29, 2012 South China Morning Post
added Nov 29, 2012 16:08
CHINESE anti-tobacco activists are asking the Shanghai government to remove the "Patriotism Education Base" title from the China Tobacco Museum which they believe is misleading young students.
Aug 22, 2012 Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Aug 22, 2012 11:49
During a keynote at the PMI Science Lounge at The Cannes Festival of Creativity, SVP of Communications Marian Salzman said, “We are asking the creative community to join us in raising awareness of the potential of science, technology and innovation for t
Jun 21, 2018 Business Wire
added Jun 22, 2018 20:40
museum donors didn’t take too kindly to seeing celebrities like Bella Hadid, Dakota Johnson, Frances Bean Cobain, and Marc Jacobs choosing...an art exhibit dedicated to it...tasked artists to come up with their own concepts depicting the most well-known i
May 7, 2018 Nylon
added May 7, 2018 16:35
TOBACCO, A CATALOGUE OF THE BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, AND ENGRAVINGS ACQUIRED SINCE 1942 IN THE ARENTS TOBACCO COLLECTION AT THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY, FROM 1507 TO THE PRESENT
Dec 15, 2015 New York Public Library
added Dec 16, 2015 22:55
Inside were more innovative installations, many owned by Mr. Tek, that could fit only inside a hangar, such as Xu Bing’s “Tobacco Project,” an assemblage of more than 600,000 cigarettes resembling a tiger skin rug;
Nov 5, 2015 New York Times
added Nov 5, 2015 17:23
[Asia, Japan] BASEEL: Smoking while walking near kids or wheelchairs? Why not just swing a knife around?
Enforcement is still lax, however, prompting Sibakiyo to voice her complaint in manga form. Hopefully this appeal to smokers’ ability to think of something other than their own pleasure will prove effective, but if not, and least one other anti-smoker has
Apr 28, 2015 RocketNews24 (Socio Corporation) (jp)
added Apr 28, 2015 19:35
3 events that take a look at “Tobacco” and its role in developing this community. On January 22nd, Elizabeth Chew, the Betsy Main Babcock Director of the Curatorial and Education Division at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, will outline tobacco in
Jan 23, 2015 New Winston Museum (Winston-Salem, NC)
added Jan 23, 2015 14:15
A bizarre building in the shape of a smoking pipe has appeared in Fujian Province, China. At 22m high and 68m wide, it is thought to be the largest pipe-shaped building in the world. The unusual construction was put up memory of local writer Lin Yutang w
Aug 11, 2014 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 11, 2014 12:08
This day in 1999 saw a landmark ruling against the tobacco industry, with a Miami jury later awarding $145bn damages to 500,000 Florida smokers. Can you light up the scoreboard with your knowledge of tobacco in literature?
Jul 7, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 7, 2014 21:45