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Rest In Power (RIP) Surrealist Leonora Carrington (Dies At 94 In Mexico) (April 6, 1917 – May 25, 2011) (Bonus Photos: 21 Random Acts Of The Art Of Leonora Carrington)

Leonora Carrington (April 6, 1917 – May 25, 2011) was a British-born Mexican artist, a surrealist painter and a novelist. She lived most of her life in Mexico City.Carrington was born in Clayton Green, Chorley, Lancashire, England. Her father was … Continue reading

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The City: Tokyo (Author Of The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007) Junot Díaz savors insane urbanism, costume tribes, and salsa in Roppongi)

Via: Newsweek Issei Kato / Reuters-Corbis Smitten with Tokyo’s streets. Here: the hip ward of Shibuya. by Junot Diaz (March 20, 2011) I always had a sense that I would fall in love with Tokyo. In retrospect I guess it’s … Continue reading

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