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KNOW // Trading Places in Cyberland
Bianca Hirschowitz |

An interactive installation at TED 2014 allowed you to step inside the overwhelming social streams of total strangers.

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KNOW // Shigeru Ban: Pritzker Architecture Prize Winner
Bianca Hirschowitz |

Shigeru Ban, most recent winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, puts his talent to work by focusing on designing housing shelters, community centers and spiritual gathering spots for areas that have undergone extreme natural disaster or devastation.

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KNOW // Your Favorite Musicians, Coming Soon to a Museum Near You?
Kate Haveles |

With their secret album finally complete after six years of work, the Wu Tang Clan plans to release just one copy to be exhibited and then sold at auction as a work of art.

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KNOW // Vancouver Goes Global: The TED2014 Experience
Bianca Hirschowitz |

An overview of TED2014 in Vancouver and its vast offering of intellectual material.

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KNOW // The Future is Now
Kate Haveles |

A selection of finalists from the SXSW Accelerator startup competition.

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KNOW // NEW INC Launching Soon as Haven for Art & Technology
Kate Haveles |

The New Museum launches their new incubator NEW INC this summer, promoting the exploration of new media art and design.

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KNOW // Return to Dubai
Pia Copper |

The art scene in Dubai is evolving and expanding into exciting new ventures.

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KNOW // Artists Fighting in World War II
Kate Haveles |

All sorts of artists were sent into the thick of battle during WWII, building a collection of military artwork to be sent back to the States and aiding in combat in unique ways.

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KNOW // The Greatest Art Heist of All Time
Kate Haveles |

The second in our three-part series on art during WWII, we delve into the story of Nazi art looting and the amazing efforts made by Allied forces to recapture the stolen masterpieces.

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KNOW // Csilla Klenyanszki
Sola Agustsson |
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Hungarian artist Csilla Klenyanszki cleverly plays with common objects, exposing the absurdity inherent in everyday life.

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KNOW // Cartagena Emerges as Contemporary Art Hub
Kate Haveles |

Cartagena, Colombia hosts its first Contemporary Art Biennial this February – March 2014.

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KNOW // World War II Through the Soldier’s Lens
Kate Haveles |

With the upcoming release of George Clooney’s new film
The Monuments Men, we are inspired to examine art during wartime, particularly the photography of American soldiers in combat.

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