Headlines Tagged with Arts/Culture — 608 headlines found
New databases are enabling historians and descendants of slaves to piece together family trees and identify patterns in the lives of runaways...A portrait of Elisa Greenwell, a slave who escaped a Maryland tobacco plantation, was acquired by the National
Feb 18, 2016 New York Times
added Feb 18, 2016 22:17
The owner of the popular Irish pub J.B O'Reilly's in Leederville is seeing red after the WA Health Department told him to remove his tobacco memorabilia signs or face prosecution and hefty fines.
Feb 18, 2016 WAtoday.com.au (au)
added Feb 18, 2016 20:07
[North Carolina] We've Created A Monster! truth® And Vans Morph Culture-Changing Art Into Bold Fashion Statement
truth partnered with Brooklyn-based graphic artist Kevin Lyons to create a one-of-a-kind mural of monsters inspired by the generation that will end smoking once and for all. The artwork was then turned into a limited-edition Vans shoe, released today.
Jan 20, 2016 PR Newswire
added Jan 20, 2016 15:23
creativity speaks louder than words. That’s the message that brought together Kevin Lyons, a Brooklyn-based graphic artist, Vans, and truth in a partnership that released a limited-edition sneaker based Lyons’ art and carrying the message: everyone can u
Jan 20, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 20, 2016 15:19
A piece of community artwork was created by pupils from Ermine Primary Academy, city council apprentices, and four other individuals who are not in employment, education or training. Before producing the piece of artwork, the group took part in a worksh
Jan 20, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 20, 2016 14:55
[California] Video games 'could spark rise in teenage smokers': 42% of games 'feature characters smoking - yet only 8% carry warnings'
In the California study, which was published in the journal Tobacco Control, researchers determined that a national ratings board set up more than 20 years ago is not a reliable source for learning if video games contain tobacco imagery. Study author Su
Jan 13, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 13, 2016 22:17
As for censorship, I kept expecting it and not finding it. The little restrictions I did encounter concerned the overall whitewashing of daily life typical for network TV (no swearing, no smoking, little alcohol)
Jan 10, 2016 New York Times
added Jan 8, 2016 01:27
La Gota Cultural Center Tobacco Museum by Losada Garcia Architects Each box projects in a slightly different angle from the one below it – a reference to the leaves and stalk of a tobacco plant – and hosts a balcony overlooking the town.
Jan 6, 2016 Dezeen (uk)
added Jan 6, 2016 16:06
Japan is working to improve smoking manners in the country. .. With the 2020 Olympic Games just over the horizon, the push to clear the air of second-hand smoke is gaining momentum.
Jan 2, 2016 Nippon Paper Group (jp)
added Jan 3, 2016 16:39
Clark Whittington didn’t mean to create a national trend when he started rehabbing cigarette machines into art dispensers. But that’s exactly what he did.
Jan 2, 2016 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 2, 2016 15:34