October 12, 2021

Archaeologists Unearth Massive Winemaking Complex, Architect Owen Luder Dies, and More: Morning Links for October 12, 2021

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines ARCHAEOLOGY BLOTTER: VICE EDITION. Archaeologists in Israel said that they have found a winemaking complex in the town of Yavne that is around 500 years old and that could churn out some 500,000 gallons a year in its heyday, the Associated Press reports. Meanwhile, scientists working in Utah

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A Group of 12 Art Trade Associations Has Vowed to Prevent Cultural Heritage Trafficking From Taliban-Ruled Afghanistan

Twelve art trade associations have joined hands in a concerted effort to prevent Afghanistan’s cultural heritage from being trafficked in the Western market following the Taliban’s takeover of the country. The organizations from the United States and across Europe have pledged to be extra vigilant to avoid unwittingly facilitating illicit archeological activity and looting, and

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My Religion

“Happiness lies in the amount of money. If you think otherwise, then you don’t have enough money.” Money is a new religion, it is a new god. For their sake they kill, for their sake they love and hate. Whoever has more money will go to heaven.

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Art News

Visibility and Expression

The work of Thandiwe Muriu achieves something that sounds like a contradiction – it’s a kind of conspicuous blending in. Dressed in brightly-coloured patterned fabric sourced in Nairobi, which is repeated or echoed in the shot’s backdrops, the models’ bodies are camouflaged within the frame but, with their intricate, traditional-inspired hairstyles, bold poses and sometimes

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Upward

How do plants grow from seeds? Choose a container. Sow seeds in sterile, seed-starting mix or potting soil. Plant at the proper depth. Water wisely. Maintain consistent moisture. Keep soil warm. Fertilize.

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Ermine Cape

Her calm self-confidence is mesmerizing. An ocean of emotions is hidden behind such a display of calmness. But it’s deep inside. There is passion and tenderness and strength. All this is hidden under the calm expression on his face. Just like waves are generated under the calm ocean. Contrast of color and crisp lines. This

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