Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Arts/Culture 631 headlines found

9 Views

[China] 'Giant cigarettes' in Shaanxi county draw ridicule from fuming netizens

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".
South China Morning Post
added Nov 29, 2012 16:08
9 Views

[China] Anti-smoking activists decry honor title for tobacco museum

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.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Aug 22, 2012 11:49
8 Views

[France] Philip Morris International Makes Call to Creative, Media and Communications Communities

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
Business Wire
added Jun 22, 2018 20:40
8 Views

[New York] Revisiting One Of The Most Controversial Met Gala Moments Ever

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
Nylon
added May 7, 2018 16:35
8 Views

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

New York Public Library
added Dec 16, 2015 22:55
8 Views

[Asia, China] An Arts Explosion Takes Shanghai

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;
New York Times
added Nov 5, 2015 17:23
8 Views

[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
RocketNews24 (Socio Corporation) (jp)
added Apr 28, 2015 19:35
8 Views

[North Carolina] Upcoming Events: “Tobacco from Jamestown to Winston-Salem”

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
New Winston Museum (Winston-Salem, NC)
added Jan 23, 2015 14:15
8 Views

[Asia, UK] VIDEO: Smoking pipe house built in China

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
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 11, 2014 12:08
8 Views

Smoking in literature – quiz

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?
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 7, 2014 21:45
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines