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FOX Business
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new operaArab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the countr
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new opera
FOX Business / Posted 5 hours ago
Arab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the country's capital, construction continues on the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the forthcoming Emirati branch of the famed Parisian art gallery. A branch of the New York-based... Read more
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FOX Business
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new operaArab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the countr
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new opera
FOX Business / Posted 5 hours ago
Arab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the country's capital, construction continues on the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the forthcoming Emirati branch of the famed Parisian art gallery. A branch of the New York-based... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new operaArab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the countr
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new opera
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 hours ago
Arab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the country's capital, construction continues on the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the forthcoming Emirati branch of the famed Parisian art gallery. A branch of the New York-based... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new operaArab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the countr
Skyscraper-filled Dubai burnishes arts scene with new opera
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 hours ago
Arab Emirates to increase its presence on the global arts stage. In the country's capital, construction continues on the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the forthcoming Emirati branch of the famed Parisian art gallery. A branch of the New York-based... Read more
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SportsFan
Moroney to unveil spring hopes at SandownMore Horse Racing News A half-brother to Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The
Moroney to unveil spring hopes at Sandown
SportsFan / Posted 20 hours ago
More Horse Racing News A half-brother to Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The Louvre will press his claims for feature sprints when he begins his campaign at Sandown. The Mike Moroney-trained Barthelona won his only start as a juvenile at Bendigo... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Billionaire's Clinton ties face scrutinyone of Africa's richest men, has built a reputation as a giant of global philan
Billionaire's Clinton ties face scrutiny
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
one of Africa's richest men, has built a reputation as a giant of global philanthropy. His name is on a gallery at the Louvre and a medical school in Lebanon, and he has received awards for his generosity to the Catholic Church and St.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kent looks to defy spring convention with stable starlast season when he ran third in the Goodwood behind star galloper Black Heart
Kent looks to defy spring convention with stable star
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
last season when he ran third in the Goodwood behind star galloper Black Heart Bart and subsequent Stradbroke winner Under The Louvre, while promising stayer Charlevoix was well backed in the South Australian Derby but could finish only fifth to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir,' a French turn on teenage superheroesArts, Notre Dame, art nouveau Metropolitan signs, poster-plastered kiosks and I
'Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir,' a French turn on teenage superheroes
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
Arts, Notre Dame, art nouveau Metropolitan signs, poster-plastered kiosks and I.M. Pei's glass pyramid in the forecourt of the Louvre (which gets thanked in the credits) — it is a bouillabaisse of local Gallic detail. The main character's father is... Read more
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SportsFan
Redzel outspeeds rivals in Caulfield win$8.50 to $5.50 before landing The Heath 1100 on Saturday. Ridden by Mark Zahra
Redzel outspeeds rivals in Caulfield win
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
$8.50 to $5.50 before landing The Heath 1100 on Saturday. Ridden by Mark Zahra, Redzel held off the $3.70 favourite Under The Louvre to score by a long neck with Santa Ana Lane ($11) three-quarters-of-a-length away third. Peter Snowden said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Where Will You Say "I Do" in Africa?the big question - please will you marry me? If that question comes up on a cl
Where Will You Say "I Do" in Africa?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the big question - please will you marry me? If that question comes up on a clear afternoon at the Sully Wing section of the Louvre Museum in Paris, chances of getting a "yes" are high. Even the most poker-faced of women would be blown away by... Read more
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birminghammail
Amazing pictures show how The Old Crown in Birmingham has stood the test of time for 648 yearsDynasty was established in China, work started on the Great Wall of China and t
Amazing pictures show how The Old Crown in Birmingham has stood the test of time for 648 years
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
Dynasty was established in China, work started on the Great Wall of China and the National Library of France was founded at the Louvre in Paris by King Charles V, whose son and successor Charles VI was born at the end of the year. Though it retains... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Black Creek artist inspired by family pastimeas Eastern Canada. That is when Scott fell in love with paintings. At a young,
Black Creek artist inspired by family pastime
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
as Eastern Canada. That is when Scott fell in love with paintings. At a young, impressionable age his father took him to the Louvre in Paris as well as the National Gallery in London. He also saw a lot of Canadian Art when his father was... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Bite-size tech: Williams removes airbox wingletmay also note from the first image that Williams has opted to run with their ma
Bite-size tech: Williams removes airbox winglet
Motorsport.com / Posted 5 days ago
may also note from the first image that Williams has opted to run with their maximum cooling solution alongside the cockpit, with not only the louvre panel atop the sidepod but also the vertical slots that extrude up the cockp... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woman goes on holidays PAID FOR by wealthy men she meets onlinethere's no pressure to have a sexual relationship with any of them. Maria, fro
Woman goes on holidays PAID FOR by wealthy men she meets online
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
there's no pressure to have a sexual relationship with any of them. Maria, from Bromley, South East London, in front of the Louvre in Paris above, joins men on all expenses paid holidays where is even given spending money Maria, who is... Read more
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walesonline
This LEGO version of Caerphilly Castle could be sold worldwidethat we are all immensely proud of and Caerphilly Castle is deserving of a spot
This LEGO version of Caerphilly Castle could be sold worldwide
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
that we are all immensely proud of and Caerphilly Castle is deserving of a spot in the LEGO architecture range alongside the Louvre in Paris and Venice’s Rialto bridge. “I hope that the people of Wales support our bid which could see the model... Read more
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USA Today
Communities worldwide increasingly recognize value of Burning Man artpyramid-like Catacomb of Veils. "We go to a great extent to preserve art. We pu
Communities worldwide increasingly recognize value of Burning Man art
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
pyramid-like Catacomb of Veils. "We go to a great extent to preserve art. We put the Mona Lisa behind glass underground at the Louvre, and it’s only accessible to a small few, but it’s always in a state of decline from the moment that it’s... Read more
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The Courier
Coffey lands ride on PrinceBlack Heart Bart, Mahuta and Palentino. ROBERT Smerdon has sights on pre-sprin
Coffey lands ride on Prince
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Black Heart Bart, Mahuta and Palentino. ROBERT Smerdon has sights on pre-spring success. He has group 1 winner Under The Louvre in the group 3 $150,000 The Resimax Stakes, 1100m, at Caulfield on Saturday. Under The Louvre has not raced since... Read more
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SportsFan
Stradbroke winner to resume at CaulfieldMore Horse Racing News Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The Louvre will follow
Stradbroke winner to resume at Caulfield
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
More Horse Racing News Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The Louvre will follow a familiar spring path in a bid to add another Group One victory to his record. After considering their options, connections of Under The Louvre decided to start his... Read more
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The Chronicle
Freshmen encouraged to immerse themselves in Duke's culture at Convocationto students the need to immerse themselves deeply in their time at Duke, rather
Freshmen encouraged to immerse themselves in Duke's culture at Convocation
The Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
to students the need to immerse themselves deeply in their time at Duke, rather than be like the people he observed at the Louvre Museum this summer who took photos without looking at the art. “So here you are, Class of 2020, about to enter... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of Aug. 26-28at Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, 313-833-400
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of Aug. 26-28
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
at Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, 313-833-4005. Samuel F.B. Morse�s painting �Gallery of the Louvre�: through Sept. 18 at Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, 313-833-4005. Detroit-area... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Night & Daytoday thru Oct 23 at the Arlington Museum of Art, 201 W Main St, FW. Admission
Night & Day
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
today thru Oct 23 at the Arlington Museum of Art, 201 W Main St, FW. Admission is free. Call 817-275-4600. Sun 28 – When the Louvre was first founded, the great masterpieces of Western art would actually be taken out of their frames and placed on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dinosaur hunting in Utahthe “Mighty Five” in a single day, though the state tourist board warns trying
Dinosaur hunting in Utah
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
the “Mighty Five” in a single day, though the state tourist board warns trying to do so “would be like sprinting through the Louvre”. This is how I came to find myself being thrown around ' Hell's Revenge' in a Hummer, a classic off-road... Read more
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Zero Hedge
France: The Religious War Few Wish To Faceveiled Muslims, tourists, and presumably indigenous French men and women. Clos
France: The Religious War Few Wish To Face
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
veiled Muslims, tourists, and presumably indigenous French men and women. Close to the Champs-Élysées, which runs between the Louvre museum and the Arc de Triomphe, lies the official residence of the president of France. The form of execution... Read more
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Gulf News
A worldly viewdelights, and who are also keen observers,” he recalled. He likened the experie
A worldly view
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
delights, and who are also keen observers,” he recalled. He likened the experience to taking a three-hour trip to the Louvre, then returning to spend three days staring at the Mona Lisa.Once Hadfield returns home on September 8, he’ll... Read more
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Orange County Register
Top dancers from around the world come to Orange County for Tour de Force IIIas “neoclassical fantasy on a baroque theme, a recollection of the happy beginn
Top dancers from around the world come to Orange County for Tour de Force III
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
as “neoclassical fantasy on a baroque theme, a recollection of the happy beginnings of the art of ballet that unfolded in the Louvre and Versailles.” “I started by reading a lot of books about Baroque performance practices,” said Petrov, 24. “I... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tourism drops by €750m in wake of terror attacksdecline for foreign tourists and a 4.8 percent drop for French tourists. Famou
Tourism drops by €750m in wake of terror attacks
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
decline for foreign tourists and a 4.8 percent drop for French tourists. Famous tourist attractions in Paris, such as the Louvre (pictured), have not seen as many visitors as they are used to The Royal Palace of Versailles near Paris, France,... Read more
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BBC News
Paris tourism hit by militant attacks, strikes and floodsImage caption Many major tourist attractions, such as the Louvre, have been aff
Paris tourism hit by militant attacks, strikes and floods
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
Image caption Many major tourist attractions, such as the Louvre, have been affected Attacks by Islamist militants, strikes and floods have caused a big fall in tourism in Paris, figures show. There were a million fewer visitors, a 6.2% drop,... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
TODAY IN HISTORYand Stephen Douglas took place. [Article continues below] In 1911, Leonardo d
TODAY IN HISTORY
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
and Stephen Douglas took place. [Article continues below] In 1911, Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. (The painting was recovered two years later in Italy.) In 1963, martial law was declared in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 21, 2016contenders Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas took place. In 1911, Leonardo d
This day in history, Aug. 21, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
contenders Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas took place. In 1911, Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. (The painting was recovered two years later in Italy.) In 1940, exiled Communist revolutionary... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 21Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was c
August 21
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was caught, with the painting being returned to the Louvre in 1913. 1905: Animator, director and producer Isadore "Friz" Freleng, best known for his work on the Looney... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 21Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was c
August 21
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was caught, with the painting being returned to the Louvre in 1913. 1905: Animator, director and producer Isadore "Friz" Freleng, best known for his work on the Looney... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 21Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was c
August 21
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was caught, with the painting being returned to the Louvre in 1913. 1905: Animator, director and producer Isadore "Friz" Freleng, best known for his work on the Looney... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 21Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was c
August 21
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
Louvre employee Vincenzo Peruggia. It would be two years before the thief was caught, with the painting being returned to the Louvre in 1913. 1905: Animator, director and producer Isadore "Friz" Freleng, best known for his work on the Looney... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historycontenders Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas took place. In 1911, Leonardo d
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
contenders Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas took place. In 1911, Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. (The painting was recovered two years later in Italy.) In 1940, exiled Communist revolutionary... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historycontenders Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas took place. In 1911, Leonardo d
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
contenders Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas took place. In 1911, Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘‘Mona Lisa’’ was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. (The painting was recovered two years later in Italy.) In 1940, exiled Communist revolutionary... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Diner en Blanc Transforms Art Museum Stepsfirst pictures Americans saw about this concept was in a New York Times article
Diner en Blanc Transforms Art Museum Steps
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 days ago
first pictures Americans saw about this concept was in a New York Times article in 2012; the picture they used was the Louvre," DiBona said. "A lot of people had that in their head." This year's event spanned the Ben Franklin Parkway along... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Green Menace Ryan Lochte overshadowed Olympic heroesBirthday to Usain Bolt, who turns 30 today and shows no signs of slowing down.
Green Menace Ryan Lochte overshadowed Olympic heroes
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Birthday to Usain Bolt, who turns 30 today and shows no signs of slowing down. Also on this date in 1911, the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre. When officials asked him about the theft, Locthe blamed it Brazilian gangsters dressed l... Read more
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Market Watch
Travel tips from getting museum tickets to landing hotel roomsother popular spots, get your tickets in advance! Well in advance. I had two da
Travel tips from getting museum tickets to landing hotel rooms
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
other popular spots, get your tickets in advance! Well in advance. I had two days in Paris, and desperately wanted to see the Louvre since it had been so many years since my last visit. The line was over an hour long wait time. Oh, and it was... Read more
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CBS Sports
Canadian kid busts out familiar home run trot in Little League World Seriesone of the great baseball GIFs in the ever-growing annals of great baseball GIF
Canadian kid busts out familiar home run trot in Little League World Series
CBS Sports / Posted 10 days ago
one of the great baseball GIFs in the ever-growing annals of great baseball GIFs ... And the people say: Hang that in the Louvre or let there be no Louvre. Anyhow, why are we going on about what's know known as the "Ed-wing"? We're going on... Read more
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Reuters
Number of foreign visitors to France falls sharplyYoung tourists enjoy a rest during a sunny summer morning in front of the Pyram
Number of foreign visitors to France falls sharply
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
Young tourists enjoy a rest during a sunny summer morning in front of the Pyramid in the Louvre museum in Paris, France, June 11, 2015. REUTERS/Charles Platiau PARIS The number of foreign tourists fell sharply in France in the second quarter of the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A decade of dialogueoutside of the anthropological museums to which it had traditionally been large
A decade of dialogue
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
outside of the anthropological museums to which it had traditionally been largely confined in many European countries. The Louvre, the French capital’s famous encyclopaedic museum, was not the right venue for this, Chirac felt, given its... Read more
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The North West Star
World's most liveable city 2016: Why Vienna is top of the listone of the great collections of old masters in Europe - easily rivalling the Pr
World's most liveable city 2016: Why Vienna is top of the list
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
one of the great collections of old masters in Europe - easily rivalling the Prado, the National Gallery, the Hermitage and the Louvre. Highlights from what was once the Habsburgs' royal collection include three of the Seasons paintings by Bruegel,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A World At Warwhere southern Africans are literally eating their seed corn, and floods to thr
A World At War
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
where southern Africans are literally eating their seed corn, and floods to threaten the priceless repository of art in the Louvre. The enemy is even deploying biological weapons to spread psychological terror: The Zika virus, loaded like a bomb... Read more
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Mashable
When Salvador Dalí tried to get a rhino to attack a Vermeer painting (Retronaut)obsessed in a truly delirious way" with the painting. In 1954, he arranged for
When Salvador Dalí tried to get a rhino to attack a Vermeer painting (Retronaut)
Mashable / Posted 16 days ago
obsessed in a truly delirious way" with the painting. In 1954, he arranged for a private session with the painting at the Louvre, where he would attempt to copy it in one hour. As the story goes, after the hour was over Dalí had not painted a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Trouble in Paradiseright now far fewer tourists are taking up that offer. In past years it could
Trouble in Paradise
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
right now far fewer tourists are taking up that offer. In past years it could take hours to queue in popular sites like the Louvre Museum and the Eiffel Tower, but visit Paris right now and those queues are noticeably shorter. The figures speak... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Walt's Look Around: Templeton Music Museumto reason we have a music museum. The Templeton Music Museum is on the campus
Walt's Look Around: Templeton Music Museum
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 17 days ago
to reason we have a music museum. The Templeton Music Museum is on the campus of Mississippi State University, and what the Louvre is to Rembrandt, the Templeton is to ragtime. Well actually, when you get right down to it, the Templeton is MORE... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Walt's Look Around: Templeton Music Museumto reason we have a music museum. The Templeton Music Museum is on the campus
Walt's Look Around: Templeton Music Museum
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 17 days ago
to reason we have a music museum. The Templeton Music Museum is on the campus of Mississippi State University, and what the Louvre is to Rembrandt, the Templeton is to ragtime. Well actually, when you get right down to it, the Templeton is MORE... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Artstarted to take painting lessons at the Académie Ranson in 1910. He studied art
Art
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
started to take painting lessons at the Académie Ranson in 1910. He studied art in Paris, being the first Egyptian at the Louvre School. He was a pupil of Paul Sérusier, Félix Vallotton and the symbolist Maurice Denis. From that time on, he... Read more
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News.com.au
I quit my high-paying job to see the world. But was it worth it?Gary Burchett and his family at the Louvre in Paris after saying goodbye to hom
I quit my high-paying job to see the world. But was it worth it?
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
Gary Burchett and his family at the Louvre in Paris after saying goodbye to home in order to see the world. Picture: Gary Burchett WARNING: The extract you’re about to read is written by someone so deliriously content that some may find the subject... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
At sprawling Rio Games, even spectators are worn outvisitors want to pack it all in, like an overeager toddler at Disney World or t
At sprawling Rio Games, even spectators are worn out
Reuters Sports News / Posted 20 days ago
visitors want to pack it all in, like an overeager toddler at Disney World or the first-time tourist in Paris hoping to see the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame in one day. "People should know they have to pace themselves," says Duane... Read more
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