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Katsura Funakoshi sculpture

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Originally posted on The PasseNger Times ø photography & art:
click to enalrge Katsura Funakoshi (舟越 桂 Funakoshi Katsura, born 1951) is a Japanese sculptor. Funakoshi is considered a leading name in the field of visual arts in his country. Funakoshi’s father was also a sculptor and…

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See the cartoon strip in these saucy books

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Originally posted on The Book & Cartography Blog:
The illustrator of these three volumes was the Belgian artist Jean Dratz. Although known as a landscape artist – he is better known as a caricaturist and illustrator of Comics. These three, numbered…

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11 Facts about Germany’s “Fifth Season”

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Originally posted on 337 DAYS IN 🌍:
Every year on 11/11, at 11:11 a.m., costumed people storm the town halls and symbolically take over power for the coming weeks. It marks the beginning of the carnival season, which Germans also call the…

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Northern winter sunset

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Originally posted on mikeosbornphoto:
This is when your return from a lovely day out is so well-timed that you catch a beautiful sunset. Winter is closing in here in Manchester, and the walkway near Deansgate-Castlefield tram stop is an excellent…

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A Bright and Bouncy Wedding at Band on the Wall

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Originally posted on Alternative Weddings MCR:
It’s not often that our wedding clients become such good friends that they invite us to sit at their top table during their wedding meal, but this was the case with the amazingly generous…

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My preliminary visit to Videobrasil, October 2017

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Originally posted on In Residence:
I visited São Paulo in the end of October in order to prepare for my residency in June & July 2018. I had an exciting 10 days, sharing my time between Videobrasil library, visting the…

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Bourbon Coffee Variety

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Originally posted on Coffee Inside:
One of the most culturally and genetically important C. Arabica varieties in the world, known for excellent quality in the cup at the highest altitudes. Coffee_Varieties_Bourbon_Infographic-Coffee-Inside Bourbon Coffee Variety Coffea Arabica var. Bourbon (or just Bourbon coffee beans)…

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Opening of the Carnival Session in Cologne

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Originally posted on navidsonstreetsdotcom:
Yesterday was the 11th of November. The beginning of the carnival session. This year on a Saturday. Myriads of visitors had been announced, and when I left home I saw them: thousands of mostly young people,…

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Orizuru Tower: An Unlikely Attraction

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Originally posted on Japan Oblong:
I will be honest: when I found out about the Orizuru Tower in Hiroshima, a recently built sightseeing spot next to the (in)famous Peace Park, I was not too impressed with the idea of it.…

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Brazil electoral rules changes: Will they make a difference?

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Originally posted on Fruits and Votes:
Brazil has passed some changes to its electoral rules, according to the Economist. The changes mainly concern rules outside the “electoral system” in the way Taagepera and I delimit that term in Votes from…

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