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Van Gogh swiped last night during museum smash-and-grab

Last night some ******* smashed a glass door at the Singer Laren museum near Amsterdam and stole Vincent van Gogh's oil painting “The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring 1884." The museum has been closed due to COVID-19. From the Associated Press:

The value of the (10" x 22") work, which was on loan from ...

Artist Audrey Kawasaki made a coloring page for kids and adults

Artist Audrey Kawasaki made this cute coloring page that you can print out and color.


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For all the kids (and adults) staying safe at home, I made a coloring page for you! . You can save/download a hi-res from Link is in my ...

Video series about selling an **** painting for a lot of money

YouTuber Reckless Ben says "the goal of this [8-part] series is to create one of the ugliest paintings we could think of and try to sell the painting for a large sum of money." The first episode alone has so many twists and turns that I can't be bothered to give a recap. I recommend ...

‘CANCEL THE RENT’ projected on NYC skyscraper by The Illuminator


NYC-based political projection collective 'The Illuminator' staged a large-scale public projection in Manhattan on Saturday night to make several demands on local, state, and federal governments during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.

Here are images of the socially distant protest in light, which was projected from an apartment.

Why are there so many stock photos of people kissing while wearing face masks?

03.27.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

So, you're facing a global pandemic and deep in the midst of the Democratic presidential primaries. The concert you bought tickets for months ago got canceled, you’re worried about your parents, trying to ration your toilet paper supply, runnin... ...

Enjoy this rather weird social distancing flipbook animation

Keep on doing your part by staying inside and keeping a safe distance from one another. For those who don’t have that option for whatever reason...thank you and stay safe❤️ #FlattenTheCuve #QuaratineLife

— The Flippist (@TheFlippist) March 21, 2020

The Flippist presents "Social Distancing... A Flipbook," ...

Human child spine bag “ethically sourced”

This is the creation of avant-garde fashion designer Arnold Putra, claimed to be made with an ethically-sourced human child spine and alligator tongue leather. Unfortunately, it's been memory holed since Twitter found it. Fortunately, the memory holers always forget about the Bing Cache.

The ARNOLD PUTRA alligator tongue and human spine bag has ...

This website uses machine learning and your webcam to train you not to touch your face

By not touching your face, you reduce the chances of getting sick from a virus or bacteria. This website, called Do Not Touch Your Face, uses your webcam to analyze your face and alert you with a tone if it catches you touching your face.

From the FAQ

How does this work?

Using your webcam, you train ...

Interview with musician and artist Genesis P-Orridge

Since the 60s Genesis P-Orridge has been the mastermind behind artist collective COUM Transmissions and seminal music acts Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV. Beyond that, P-Orridge has had an astonishing career in the visual arts, founding an artist collective called Thee Temple ov Psychick Youth, as well as helming the infamous pandrogeny project in, which ...