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Street Art, Florence

By on August 4, 2013

Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance, is a must-see for art enthusiasts. Well, culture and politics, fashion and economy are areas this UNESCO World Heritage site has influences over but, it is well known for the numerous palaces, museums, sculptures and paintings by Donatello, Giambologna, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Botticelli, Filippo Lippi and Fra Angelico among many others. One does not need to enter a museum to […]

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Two Google Doodles Today: Philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer and Illustrator Edward Gorey

By on February 22, 2013

Best known for his thoughts on dissatisfaction and will, German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer was honored by Google in a doodle that ran in German-speaking countries on his 225th birthday last February 22.  The doodle depicted Schopenhauer walking his dog, one of the succession of poodles he had during his lifetime.  This philosopher was known to be […]

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