People who are experiencing homelessness are particularly vulnerable right now. Sleeping outside during winter is unthinkable for many, never mind during a pandemic. In Germany, there are around 860,000 people living on the streets. That’s why a company called Ulmer Nest in the city of Ulm (75 miles (120 km) west of Munich) is doing what it can to help.
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Inspired by the intricate patterns found in nature, Venezuelan artist Claudia Bueno created Pulse, a stunning light installation at Meow Wolf’s new exhibition space in Las Vegas. It comprises layers of white line drawings on 60 glass panels that, when illuminated, appear to move and throb like living organisms. The inspiration for Pulse came when Bueno visited Yellowstone National Park and was fascinated by the natural landscape.
American painter Jacob Lawrence is known for his powerful artwork that depicts African American culture and history.
Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring has fascinated art lovers for centuries.
For fans of anime, there’s nothing quite like the works of Studio Ghibli. The small team of animators spends years lovingly crafting each amazing story, bringing to life tales of adventure, love, and friendship through countless hand-drawn frames. From My Neighbor Totoro to Howl's Moving Castle, each captivating film allows viewers to immerse themselves in magical fantasy worlds.
Amsterdam-based artist Rosa de Jong creates fantastical miniature landscapes that appear to float in mid-air.
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Earlier this month, we shared the news that Betty White continues to hold the Guinness Book of World Records for Longest TV Career for a Female Entertainer. The legendary American actress and comedian is soon to reach another impressive milestone though—she’s turning 99 years old on Sunday, January 17. White was born in 1922, in Oak Park, Illinois.
For many pet owners, leaving your dog home alone for a few hours is sometimes unavoidable.
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