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2019-05-16T04:49:30-04:00

Why should you read “Crime and Punishment”? - Alex Gendler https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vtkv3-endYc

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Walk Inside a Surrealist Salvador Dalí Painting with This 360º Virtual Reality Video

2019-02-17T10:01:09-04:00

Click on the arrows to get the full 360 degree experience. I felt as impressed as everyone else did when I saw my first 360-degree video, the technology that allows viewers to "look" in any direction they wish. But most of the 360-degree videos that became popular early simply demonstrated the concept, and as

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How to Read the Good Books

2019-01-25T18:23:18-04:00

From the Torah to the Quran, sacred texts can resist and reward modern readers, Adam Gopnik writes. Source: How to Read the Good Books

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What Jonas Mekas Meant to the Film World

2019-01-25T18:20:50-04:00

J. Hoberman remembers Jonas Mekas, the critic and avant-garde filmmaker who co-founded the magazine *Film Culture* and the Film-Makers’ Cooperative, and made films such as “Guns of the Trees.” Source: What Jonas Mekas Meant to the Film World

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A guide to worrying in the 21st century

2019-01-25T17:48:54-04:00

By Bill Gates  | December 3, 2018 The human mind wants to worry. This is not necessarily a bad thing—after all, if a bear is stalking you, worrying about it may well save your life. Although most of us don’t need to lose too much sleep over bears these days, modern life does present plenty of

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Marginalia Books

2018-12-14T05:25:10-04:00

Marginalia Books is the first and only publisher of originally hand-annotated classics of world literature and nonfiction. Read on marginaliabooks.com/

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Download Over 325 Free Art Books From the Getty Museum

2018-12-04T14:59:05-04:00

Download Over 325 Free Art Books From the Getty Museum http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/OpenCulture/~3/-HW5trqXDjk/download-325-free-art-books-getty-museum.html — Read on feedproxy.google.com/~r/OpenCulture/~3/-HW5trqXDjk/download-325-free-art-books-getty-museum.html

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Hilma af Klint’s Visionary Paintings

2018-11-07T20:24:16-04:00

The art, fearfully esoteric and influenced by its creator’s séances and spiritualism, matches a present mood of restless searching. www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/10/22/hilma-af-klints-visionary-paintings

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The Deal of the Art | Jonathon Sturgeon

2018-10-19T11:01:14-04:00

Sotheby’s is operating like a hedge fund, choosing to scale back on expertise and invest risk-free in performance. — Read on thebaffler.com/the-immediate-experience/the-deal-of-the-art-sturgeon

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