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Stories about Arts & Culture
23 April 2017
21 April 2017
Russian animator Alexey Yurevich has produced his own version of Rudy Mancuso’s 2016 viral hit, “Racist Glasses,” using the same premise with a uniquely Russian spin.
16 April 2017
The theme of the poster competition was “When I’m 20.”
Chechnya's farms have fallen fallow as villagers enthusiastically swap the hard work and abundance of the countryside for occasional labour and handouts in the city.
13 April 2017
12 April 2017
Melbourne University’s Ian Potter Museum of Art is currently hosting an exhibition that focuses on saving what remains of Syria's ancient history.
7 April 2017
Tatyana Zelenskaya's powerful drawings tell the story of five kidnapped women, each with a very different destiny.
4 April 2017
"There are certain voices that have the ability to mesmerise and Kishori Amonkar’s is one."
In the month of March, Zakhar Prilepin and Vsevolod Chaplin treated Russian Internet users to some extraordinary displays of what they'd no doubt call patriotism.
3 April 2017
2 April 2017
The fifth meeting of Instagram users took place in Negombo city in Sri Lanka. A notable change from the previous ones was the shift from using smartphones to cameras.
31 March 2017
Raudha Athif, the 20-year-old aqua-blue-eyed Maldivian model, was found hanging inside her dormitory room in north Bangladesh on Wednesday. On social media, Maldivians are mourning the loss of this woman.
29 March 2017
“If the [economic] situation is bad, there are fewer operations; if the situation is good, there are many more operations.”
26 March 2017
24 March 2017
A tradition of resistance inspired Kurdish activists in Iraqi Kurdistan to donate traditional clothes to those who can't afford it for the Kurdish New Year of Newroz.
An interesting blog devoted to documenting the concrete housing projects that have been home to several generations of Japanese since the end of the war.
23 March 2017
There Are ‘No Borders to Music,’ But the U.S. Consulate Still Rejected These Indonesian Choir Members’ Visas
"Regardless of the “borders” instilled by politics, there are no borders to music, no borders to unity through artistry, no borders from humanity that thrives from singing of the heart."