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Red on Alert as EU Mulls Cadmium Ban
hyperallergic
October 2, 2014

The European Union is considering a ban on the cadmium pigment in artists' paints. The commenting period on a restriction proposal with the European Chemical Agency (ECA) closed September 19, and if the measure is adopted when the

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'A passionate, bloody arena': 30 years of the Turner prize, from Emin's bed to Grayson's dress – video | Art and design
The Guardian
September 30, 2014

The Turner prize, launched 30 years ago, remains a focal point for British art and all its invention, vision and public outrage. Tate director Nicholas Serota and The Guardian's art critic Jonathan Jones consider its legacy, ahead of 2014's exhibition opening this week

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Elena Ferrante: A New Breed of Writer Girl-Crush
the Cut
September 30, 2014

Italy's most celebrated — and reclusive — novelist upends media expectations of female writers.

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After Hong Kong, Instagram Isn’t Just for Brunch
NYMag
September 30, 2014

The photo-sharing network is becoming an important political protest tool.

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Omar Gonzalez’s White House Run
The New Yorker
September 30, 2014

The head of the Secret Service, Julia Pierson, should be asked why there wasn’t a straightforward account of the intrusion.

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Shonda Rhimes 'Angry Black Woman': Stars Respond
Hollywood Reporter
September 25, 2014

It's nearly impossible to describe Shonda Rhimes, the prolific producer behind Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away With Murder, in only three words.

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Oscar Murillo Made His Collector Cry
hyperallergic
September 25, 2014

In a dispatch this weekend appearing in Artforum's usually stultifying Scene & Herd blog, it was reported that artist Oscar Murillo had carried out an intriguing intervention at a party hosted by the Brazilian collector Frances Reynolds.

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Lena Dunham documentary LGBTQ fashion
Glamour.com UK
September 25, 2014

Lena Dunham, one of our fave celebs and the creator of Girls, is keeping herself pretty busy - it's just been announced that she will be creating a documentary film about a team of New York tailors who make suits specifically for LGBTQ clients.

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Travel industry representatives meet with Caribbean LGBT advocates
washington blade
September 25, 2014

Travel industry representatives met with several Caribbean LGBT advocates on Sept. 19 to talk about how to support their efforts.

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'I'm Gay. Get Over It,' State Senator Announces During Push For LGBT Hate Crimes Bill
Huffington Post
September 25, 2014

A Pennsylvania press conference against LGBT hate crimes on Tuesday turned personal when a state senator announced he is gay.

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