The Tower of London will mark the 100-year anniversary of the First World War with an installation created by ceramic artist Paul Cummins. The Tower’s famous dry moat is being slowly filled with red poppies — each representing a British or Colonial fatality during the war.
Now these are the ultimate tree houses. Living trees are guided into the shapes of towers, cathedrals, and pavilions, creating wooden structures that continue to grow and bud and bloom.Read more…
Lara Kramer is the artistic director and choreographer of Lara Kramer Danse, based in Montreal. She received her BFA in Contemporary Dance at Concordia University, Montreal, in 2008.
Kramer is a First Nation dancer and choreographer whose work is intimately linked to memory and her Aboriginal roots. Working with strong visuals and narrative, Kramer’s work pushes the strength and fragility of the human spirit. Her work is political and potent, often examining political issues surrounding Canada and First Nations Peoples. Kramer has been recognized as a Human Rights Advocate through the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre.
‘Looking Through Outside’ from the Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival’s public installation in the park has a photo of a tiny bird seen from a windowpane. Several other pieces are spread around the green space so you can enjoy the green tables and…
Don’t bother with the Robocop remake. The original–campy, sensationalized, mildly intolerable–still succeeds in one key element: examining class warfare. You’d think that in an era of post-2008, the 1% being called out as contemptuous greed-mongerers and the Occupy Movement, that a Robocop remake would examine in a contemporary frame, the class divide that reflected Detroit […]
Nova Scotia Report: A 48-year-old Halifax man will appear in court to face charges today after police first used a stun gun on the suspect …, and then tackled him during an arrest. Staff Sgt. Reid McCoombs says Halifax police responded to a call on Sunday evening alleging the suspect was threatening to shoot another […]
I’m a super-big fan of crowdfunding and have backed many projects close to my heart on both Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Everything from films (my personal weakness), graphic novels, video games and more has first piqued my interest and then gained my support for its production. Honestly I can’t think of a better way to ensure […]
Well, folks, we finally did it! The Perspective Research Department, along with the Naked News staff, have finally found a direct correlation between guns and dick size! After years of study and conjecture, we began to realize that men in the NRA had a unusual, and unhealthy fascination ………, no, let’s make that OBSESSION, with […]