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A new study revealed that red, purple, and pink promote image sharing online, while green, blue, black, and yellow suppress it

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Post image for The Many Lives of Leonard Nimoy: Artist, Collector, Vulcan

Leonard Nimoy, the actor whose name and face were synonymous with Star Trek‘s Spock, died this morning at the age of 83.

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Art Movements

by Tiernan Morgan on February 27, 2015

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This week in art news: The Barnes discovers two new Cézannes, the US returns a stolen Picasso to France, and a professional basketball team drops $8 million on a Koons.

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Dress Color Controversy Engulfs the Internet

by Kemy Lin on February 27, 2015

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Perhaps it doesn’t take Kim Kardashian’s bare bottom to #BreaktheInternet. An image of a perfectly innocent lace sheath dress has made its way around the internet — no bare bottoms or exposed skin in sight — as its colors have become the subject of heated debate.

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Post image for Real Estate Company Will Relocate Galleries in Brooklyn’s Dumbo Neighborhood

The lion’s share of the art galleries in Brooklyn’s Dumbo neighborhood, long housed along a hallway on the second floor of 111 Front Street, will move this spring.

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Post image for Will the Dutch Pay to Fix Bernini Fountain Trashed by Soccer Hooligans?

In advance of soccer teams Feyenoord and AS Roma facing off again tonight, the Dutch Senate has said that its government should pay for the restoration of the Bernini fountain damaged by Feyenoord fans in Rome last week.

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Post image for ISIS Destroys Mosul Museum Collection and Ancient Assyrian Statues [UPDATED]

A video released on Thursday by ISIS shows members of the terrorist organization destroying ancient Assyrian artifacts at the Mosul Museum and the nearby Nineveh archaeological site.

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Post image for Arts Nonprofits Pool Their Know-How to Tackle Non-Artsy Problems

New York City, for all its wealthy patrons, charitable foundations, and municipal support systems, is a treacherous place for arts non-profits.

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Post image for 2014 Was a Terrible Year for Artistic Freedom

There have been 237 confirmed violations against artistic freedom around the world in 2014, according to a new report by FreeMuse.

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Post image for New Banksys Highlight Plight of Palestinians in Gaza

The elusive street artist Banksy has released a two-minute video featuring his new art works in Gaza which highlight the plight of the area’s 1.8 million Palestinian residents.

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