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I think every single one of us at one or another point in our lives seriously thought about aliens, I think we all question their existence regardless of our education or believe system. Every one of us is made up of atoms that were once part of an exploding star, including atomic carbon, nitrogen, and…

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Salvjiia, 19, is part of a subculture of self-created oddities and aliens proliferating online and, more recently, leaching into the world of fashion.  The most baldly subversive among them, Instagram personalities with mysterious or sometimes off-putting handles like Fecal Matter, Forbidden Knowledge and Genesisfawn, are turning to prosthetics, extreme makeup, props, bodysuits and digital effects…

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While the term “alien abduction” did not achieve widespread attention until the 1960s, modern speculation about some older stories interpreted them as possible cases. Mainstream scientists reject claims that the phenomenon literally occurs as reported. However, there is little doubt that many apparently stable persons who report alien abductions believe their experiences were real. John…

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Ever wonder where the winter holidays take root? In Roman mythology, Saturn was an agricultural deity who was said to have reigned over the world in the Golden Age, when humans enjoyed the spontaneous bounty of the earth without labor in a state of innocence. The revelries of Saturnalia were supposed to reflect the conditions…

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Ritual marks some of the most important moments in our lives, from personal milestones like birthdays and weddings to seasonal celebrations like Thanksgiving and religious holidays like Christmas or Hanukkah. And the more important the moment, the grander the ritual. Holiday rituals are bursting with sensory pageantry. These (often quite literal) bells and whistles signal…

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Consistently ranked among the world’s top places to visit, Mexico City is a global capital welcoming more than 12.5 million visitors each year with its renowned cuisine, vibrant culture, rich history, unique neighborhoods and modern-day travel offerings and at the end of September I was one of those visitors. With the recent buzz from this…

SaveArtSpace + The Untitled Space + Art4Equality

SaveArtSpace + The Untitled Space + Art4Equality Public Art Billboard Series + Benefit Exhibition “Art4Equality x Life, Liberty & The Pursuit of Happiness” CALL FOR ARTISTSDeadline to submit: August 10th The Untitled Space and Art4Equality are pleased to announce a partnership with the non-profit SaveArtSpace for an empowering public art series of billboards in New…

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Indira Cesarine Studio and The Untitled Space are pleased to present “THE LABYRINTH” an installation and exhibition of works by artist Indira Cesarine featuring photography, video, painting, and sculpture, as well as a series of performances inspired by the artwork. The exhibition opened with an artist reception on March 12th, 2020 featuring a special performance…

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The holiday season for most people is a fun time of the year filled with parties, celebrations, and social gatherings with family and friends. For many people, it is a time filled with sadness, self-reflection, loneliness, and anxiety. Sadness is a truly personal feeling. What makes one person feel sad may not affect another person.…

Tartarus x Leica x Bello

Cast BELLO Written and directed by Monica Menez Production by Ironic View Films Cast Nina De LianinCarla Crombie / Uno Models Madrid Sasha Zaitsev DOP Paul Robert Klinar, BVK First AC Makito Kumazawa Gaffer Jan Wittkopp Visual Postproduction by RECOMFILM Editing Raquel Caro Nunez Colorgrading Andreas Justus Burz Retouching Andreas Hummel Sounddesign and Mix by…

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Denis Kartavenko doesn’t say that photography chose him and that he’s a slave to the art form no matter how true it may or may not be.  Sure, photography is a way of life for him but the career path was chosen for pragmatic reasons namely the endless ability to travel and the opportunity to…

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The background of traditional contemporary Western dress codes as fixed in 20th century relied on several steps of replacement of preexisting formal wear, while in turn increasing the formality levels of the previously less formal alternatives. Thus was the case with the ceasing of the justacorps, extensively worn from the 1660s until the 1790s, followed…

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In the immortal words of Fergie “A little party never killed nobody, right here, right now’s all we got.” And boy is that true! As human beings we are born into social groups, we dream, learn, grow, and work as part of society. The society that we’re born into and the societies that we navigate…

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Born from personal pain and the need for emotional healing, London-based artist Kat Toronto channels BDSM and fetish to create stunningly poetic visual art through her performance as alter ego, Miss Meatface. A multidisciplinary artist hailing from the San Francisco Bay Area, Toronto uses unsettling and surreal images, inspired by everything from latex to kitsch,…

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Metis Atash never aimed to be an artist. On the contrary. With background is political economy and finance. She has worked several years in private equity and investor relations, facilitating Initial Public Offerings in her hometown of Munich in Germany. But over the course of years she started to get bored and realized that what…