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Promouvoir les industries créatives au Pakistan pour favoriser le développement à long terme

Promouvoir les industries créatives au Pakistan pour favoriser le développement à long terme

  À travers tout le Pakistan, des entrepreneurs, des responsables des politiques culturelles et des experts participent avec l’UNESCO à des discussions visant à redynamiser le soutien apporté aux industries créatives du pays, au travers d’un projet financé par le Centre danois pour la culture et le développement (CKU). Intitulé « L’engagement dans les arts […]

Festival de télévision de Monte-Carlo : Louis Ducruet et sa compagne Marie sur le tapis rouge

Festival de télévision de Monte-Carlo : Louis Ducruet et sa compagne Marie sur le tapis rouge

Pour la 56ème édition du festival de télé de Monte-Carlo de nombreuses stars se sont réunies sur le rocher. De Jane Seymour, à  Marg Helgenberger des Experts, en passant par Kevin McKidd et Martin Henderson de Grey’s Anatomy, toutes sont venues profiter du soleil monégasque. Autres stars parmi les stars, quelques personnalités monégasques se sont aussi illustrées lors […]

Chimène Badi dans «Cats»: «Si l’on me cherche, je sais sortir les griffes»

Chimène Badi dans «Cats»: «Si l’on me cherche, je sais sortir les griffes»

Pour sa reprise prochaine du rôle de Grizabella dans la comédie musicale Cats, nous avons soumis Chimène Badi à une interview « lolcat ». Vous sentez-vous bien dans votre peau de chat, Grizabella? A vrai dire, je n’y suis pas encore puisque les répétitions débuteront en avril. Mais nous avons déjà procédé au maquillage et […]

Abandoned Farmhouse Transformed Into Life Size Dollhouse

Abandoned Farmhouse Transformed Into Life Size Dollhouse

Canadian artist Heather Benning has turned an abandoned farm house she found in 2005 in Manitoba, Canada, into a life-sized dollhouse. Miss Benning, 32, discovered the tumble-down home in 2005 during an artist in residence program for the community of Redvers, Saskatchewan. While driving to the nearest city of Brandon, Manitoba, to get art supplies […]

Inside Amazon’s Warehouse

Inside Amazon’s Warehouse

Amazon.com, the world’s largest online retailer, owns 80 enormous warehouses or fulfillment centers around the globe to serve the 30 million customers that use buy stuff through the portal. These warehouses are massive, with a singe building taking up 1.2 million-square-feet and containing miles of conveyor belts. The logistics of running a single warehouse with […]

Winning Images of Children’s Eyes on Earth Photography Contest

Winning Images of Children’s Eyes on Earth Photography Contest

Last September, kids all over the world were invited to enter their pictures in the Children’s Eyes on Earth photo contest to help raise awareness of environmental issues while giving budding artists a chance to share their visions with the world. The contest which was limited to photographers 17 and younger, asked entrants to portray […]

Les Machines de l’Île: Machines of the Isle of Nantes

Les Machines de l’Île: Machines of the Isle of Nantes

Machines of the Isle of Nantes or Les Machines de l’Île de Nantes are a set of gigantic mechanical animals designed by Francois Delarozière and Pierre Orefice as an artistic, touristic and cultural project based in Nantes, France. The project is a combination of the ‘invented worlds’ of Jules Verne, the mechanical universe of Leonardo […]

Thousands of Pink Flamingos at Lake Nakuru, Kenya

Thousands of Pink Flamingos at Lake Nakuru, Kenya

Lake Nakuru is one of the three inter-linked lakes in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. These lakes are home to 13 globally threatened bird species and some of the highest bird diversities in the world. An absolutely incredible feature of Lake Nakuru is the large gatherings of long-legged, long-necked greater and lesser flamingos. The […]

Chris Jordan’s Portraits of American Mass Consumption

Chris Jordan’s Portraits of American Mass Consumption

American photographer Chris Jordan using large-scale works depict the magnitude of our consumerism and its impact on our environment. Like Edward Burtynsky, Jordan uses large scale photographs to depict scenes of infrastructure and industrial waste that few of us will ever experience in person. While Edward Burtynsky’s work revolves around the petroleum and mining industry […]

Human Tower Building at Castells Competition in Tarragona

Human Tower Building at Castells Competition in Tarragona

The Tarragona Human Tower Competition is an annual sporting event carried out by the best teams in the country and it is held every two years in Tarragona, a city in Spain’s Catalonia region about 50 miles southwest of Barcelona. Nearly 6000 spectators gathered at an old bull ring in Tarragona on the first weekend […]

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