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[UK] Cornelia Parker's assignment for This Is Your Photo: smokers

the assignment is being set by British artist Cornelia Parker. She says: My directive is to record all those smokers who hover outside their place of work, whether on their own or in small congregations. These groups are a cross section of society, from
The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 17, 2013 14:39
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[Washington] Cigarette city: What are Seattle's smokiest neighborhoods?

Where there’s smoke, there’s…hipsters? In Seattle, it seems so. Analysis of consumer spending data reveals that some of the city’s funkiest neighborhoods are also the ones whose residents smoke the most cigarettes. And Georgetown — that crumbling enclav
Seattle (WA) Times
added Dec 31, 2012 11:36
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[Tanzania] Women artists get jack up from cigarette firm

Tanzania Cigarette Company (TCC) has pledged more support to local artists, besides calling for full involvement of women in the growing industry.
IPP Media (tz)
added Sep 6, 2012 06:21
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[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
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[North Carolina] Man of Tobacco? Highway Art was Discussed More Than 60 Years Ago

We apparently almost had massive statues of a strapping farmhand — think the Statue of David, shirtless with blue jeans and gripping a tobacco leaf — standing by highways leading into the city in the 1950s, as part of a planned-but-never-completed festiv
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 5, 2018 01:24
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[Virginia] ARCHIVE: Philip Morris Money

Though the company has used its tobacco profits to support charitable and educational works for decades, what's new now is that its $60-million corporate giving program is suddenly being dwarfed by a $100-million-a-year image-rebuilding campaign launched
The American Prospect
added Dec 1, 2017 17:49
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From smoking to Ebola, can graphic design save your life?

look at the evolution of cigarette packaging over the past 120 years - and the dramatic fall in the number of smokers. From the Great Plague of London to Ebola, an exhibition at London's Wellcome Collection explores how design decisions can have a major i
Wired
added Sep 8, 2017 15:02
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[Russia] Be brighter, put out the lighter

the inclusion of an intertitle with the public service advertisement “Smoking is injurious to health"...The IP Court confirmed...that public service advertisements shown before audiovisual works including a tobacco product or the process of smoking during
Lexology (uk)
added Sep 8, 2016 03:09
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This High-End Smoking Store Is Blurring Design, Art, and Getting Blazed

Tetra was launched late last year by three friends who all come from arts/culture backgrounds, bringing with them a unique and feminine perspective to the pursuit of blazing....“We were sitting together on El Matador beach in Malibu, talking about how no
Vice.com
added Apr 20, 2016 15:55
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[South Carolina] Lawyers who won Happy Birthday copyright case sue over “We Shall Overcome”

Striking tobacco workers sang the song in the 1940s during a strike in South Carolina. Peoples' Songs Inc., a company created by legendary folk singer Pete Seeger, published a songbook in 1948 that included the song. "This simple and moving hymn tune be
Ars Technica (blog)
added Apr 13, 2016 22:41
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