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Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire Oct. 21- Feb 2015

Mourning fashions: You don’t really think about it, but we all have a certain attire for funerals. It’s because of this fashion the Metropolitan Museum of Art has an exhibition on display that will carry through the era of Mourning fashio...
by Funeral News Around The Web on Oct 29, 2014

Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire Oct. 21- Feb 2015

Mourning fashions: You don’t really think about it, but we all have a certain attire for funerals. It’s because of this fashion the Metropolitan Museum of Art has an exhibition on display that will carry through the era of Mourning fashio...
by Funeral News Around The Web on Oct 29, 2014

Anti-Semitic graffiti sprayed on Temple Mount – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Telegraphic AgencyThe graffiti was painted less than two days after Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said in a speech in Ramallah that Jews should be prevented from entering the Temple Mount and that Palestinians should protect th...

Jewish groups decry swastika graffiti on Temple Mount – Jerusalem Post

Jerusalem PostAnti-Semitic graffiti equating Jews and Nazis was found scrawled on the Temple Mount Sunday morning, leading to an outpouring of anger by Jewish and Zionist organizations. The graffiti, portraying the Star of David and a swastika joined...

Millsaps team seeks to preserve ancient graffiti – Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jackson Clarion LedgerThe students are continuing their work this fall by developing search engine terms for the graffiti that contain no text and only drawings and uploading the terms into a database known as EDR, Epigraphic Database Roma. These dra...

Put stop to Detroit’s graffiti vandals – The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsAnd unwanted graffiti is definitely not art, as some seem to think. As the city continues to rebuild post-bankruptcy, it’s critical the mayor and police demonstrate that even non-violent offenses, like painting buildings without...

Temple Mount defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti – The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelPolice opened an investigation Sunday after graffiti was found in the Temple Mount compound depicting a swastika as the equivalent of a Star of David. The incident came on the heels of a call by Palestinian Authority President Mahm...

Swastika Graffiti on Temple Mount – The Jewish Press

Swastika Graffiti on Temple MountThe Jewish PressMeir Panim implements programs that serve Israel’s neediest populations with respect and dignity. Meir Panim also coordinated care packages for families in the South during the Gaza War. Home »...

Graffiti in ship leads to Vietnam-era tales – Philly.com

Philly.comRonald T. DiFerdinando doesn’t remember leaving graffiti in USNS General Nelson M. Walker, but he is able to decode the meaning. He served as a Marine in Vietnam and now lives in Carbon County. DAVID SWANSON / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER. and...

Koons Kalamity: Whitney Wall Tagged in Late-Night Graffiti Strike – ARTnews

ARTnewsBeyond the graffiti incident, there was a generally apocalyptic atmosphere to the late-night scene. Two young girls navigated the artist’s hardcore “Made in Heaven” series with unsettling nonchalance. Someone pulled a fire alarm and...

City ticket crackdown prompts primer on graffiti vs. street art – Crain’s Detroit Business

Crain’s Detroit BusinessThe team issued tickets for illegal graffiti — the spray-paint scribbles and tagging that covers many buildings across the city — as well as murals that building owners had commissioned as public art or as a...

Graffiti artists redesign downtown St. Catharines – Niagarathisweek.com

Graffiti artists redesign downtown St. CatharinesNiagarathisweek.comIn 2003, John Fulton had a vision to help erase St. Catharines’ graffiti problem. To remove unwanted tagging and street vandalism downtown, he envisioned having a dedicated are...

Anti- Hillary Clinton graffiti plastered where she will host Democrat fundraiser – Daily Mail

Daily MailGraffiti mocking Hillary Clinton has been plastered across the streets surrounding a restaurant where she is hosting a fundraiser for Democratic Congressional candidates on Monday. The Tavern Restaurant in Brentwood, LA, is now covered in e...

City takes steps to nip graffiti in bud – Ocala

City takes steps to nip graffiti in budOcalaWhat he would like is for citizens who see graffiti to report it to the city. The plans include having the city work with those whose property has been desecrated and eliciting the help of hardware stores o...

Racist graffiti, noose at Bellflower High School being investigated as hate … – Long Beach Press Telegram

Long Beach Press Telegrambellflower >> Los Angeles County Sheriff’s authorities are investigating a hate incident that took place Thursday at Bellflower High School, where racist graffiti was spray-painted on the outside walls, said Sgt...

Detroit Mayor Apologizes Amid Anti-Graffiti Effort – CBS Local

CBS LocalDETROIT (WWJ/AP) – Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan said officials with his administration went too far as part of a new anti-graffiti campaign by issuing tickets to building owners who had murals they commissioned or approved on their walls.

Surreal graffiti art transforms ancient Tunisian village – Fox News

Fox NewsThe walls of Er-Riadh, on the ancient island of Djerba, has been decorated with jaw-dropping graffiti art created by 150 artists from 30 different countries, thanks to the Djerbahood project, curated by Parisian gallery owner Mehdi Ben Cheikh...

Jersey City, Conrail reach deal transform ugly trestle graffiti into ‘welcome … – The Jersey Journal – NJ.com

Jersey City, Conrail reach deal transform ugly trestle graffiti into ‘welcome …The Jersey Journal – NJ.comThe agreement with Conrail was sought after community groups, in particular, the South Greenville Neighborhood Association, po...

Nooses, graffiti at rival high schools spark investigation, protest – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesTwo nooses that were found hanging at rival high schools this week, one of which was accompanied by racist graffiti, have sparked a hate-crime investigation at one of the campuses. On Wednesday, students and faculty found a noose han...

Berman: War on graffiti snags street art – The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsA mural at Brooklyn Street Local, commissioned by owners Deveri Gifford and Jason Yates, is being repaired. Mayor Mike Duggan visited the diner Wednesday to apologize for the ticket they received. (Photo: Photos by Clarence Tabb Jr.,...


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