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How a Cloud Gate became the Chicago Bean

More commonly dubbed “The Chicago Bean,” Cloud Gate rests at the heart of The Windy City,…

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The Magic of Blue Moon Ice Cream

While we think all kinds of ice cream are magical, blue moon ice cream is…

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Portland’s Pearl District, The Rose City’s Creative Hub

Portland’s Pearl District, once a desolate collection of neglected warehouses and railways, is now the…

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Anish Kapoor and the Blackest Black

Anish Kapoor is an installation and conceptual artist born in India and living in the…

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Pierogi and Pittsburgh: How to Make Pierogi like a Pittsburgh Grandma

Every city has their thing. For New York City and Chicago, its pizza. In Philadelphia,…

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John Belushi movies: A Look at the Films of the Comedy Legend

Nearly 40 years ago,  the actor John Belushi died tragically. Given a combination of cocaine…

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Best Picture Winners and a Few That Should Have Won

The Academy Awards, or “The Oscars,” honor the best in film. The Academy of Motion…

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Third Wave Feminism and Liza Lou’s Masterwork – Kitchen

How third-wave feminism influenced and gave way to art installations like Kitchen. So, what is third-wave…

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Hotel Stays That Serve More As Cultural Experiences

The 21c Museum Hotel and others put contemporary art at the forefront, creating unique cultural…

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Boise Artist’s Oil Paintings Reflect 2020’s ‘Beautiful Chaos’

Artist Toby Davis took this year to explore new styles and reinvent his oil paintings…