JR’s Stunning Ballerina on Shipping Containers in France

Renowned street artist JR has just completed his latest piece, but this time, he didn’t paint on bare walls of buildings or homes, his canvas of choice was shipping containers. Called Bird Ballerina, the beautiful piece was wheatpasted on, by a team of people, at the Port of Le Havre in France. In contrast to the bright green and red colors of the shipping containers, the black-and-white piece stands out because of its quiet beauty. Behind her own set of bars, the ballerina is like a caged bird, sitting solemnly alone, waiting to be freed. JR’s website and Facebook page

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January 24, 2017

Clever Map Renames the World With Over 1,000 Song Titles

Creative house Dorothy is back at it again with their latest clever design, the World Song Map. As a follow up to their successful London Song Map, their newest creation turns their attention to the rest of the world. The amount of detail is incredible as each continent, country, city, ocean, river and landmark is expertly named with a recognizable song.

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January 24, 2017

Stylish Men Start Iraq’s First Gentlemen’s Fashion Club While Doing Social Good

When you think of Iraq, you probably don’t think of fashion, but a group of dapper men are trying to change that. Calling themselves Mr. Erbil—named after the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan—the 30 core members are part of “Iraq’s first gentlemen’s fashion club.” Together, they don the likes of tailored three-piece suits, manicured beards, and colorful pocket squares. Looking good is one part of their mission, but they’ve got loftier goals. Mr.

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