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graffiti art or not part 1

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Originally posted on world thru my eyes :
Brief history of graffiti? Both “graffiti” and its occasional singular form “graffito” are from the Italian word graffiato (“scratched”). “Graffiti” is applied in art history to works of art produced by scratching a…

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It’s Carnival Time!!

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Originally posted on Foundarte – Home for Tradition:
Torres Vedras carnival Torres Vedras carnival maintains a strong traditional component, constituted by 13 large-scale allegorical floats, groups of masked revellers, typical figures wearing large carved heads, giant figures, and Zés Pereiras…

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British Pie Week: The NQ’s top 3 pie joints

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Originally posted on BOSS AGENCIES:
Celebrating the joy of pastry and filling, British Pie Week has to be up there as one of the best national awareness events. We’ve chosen our favourite places to get a pie within walking distance…

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Top 12 places to visit in Brazil

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Originally posted on What about Brazil?:
After 7 months traveling around Brazil, visiting 22 of the 26 states, this is my top 12 places I would recommend you to visit in Brazil. Vila Velha/Victoria I had just one day to…

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Aalst Carnival

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Originally posted on Our European Blog:
In countries throughout the world, the start of Lent is celebrated in unique and interesting ways. The UK has Pancake Day, the US has Marti Gras and Belgium has Carnival. Binche, in the south…

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The Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead

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Originally posted on Stories from the Museum Floor:
Inspired by yesterday’s celebrations of World Book Day, today’s post by Becca from the Visitor Team at Manchester Museum takes a closer look at the ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead…  World…

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Valentine’s Day – All about Love …

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Originally posted on Stories from the Museum Floor:
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, today’s post by Fang from the Visitor Team, is all about love! And for more about the objects and collections at Manchester Museum, have a look at…

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El Monocuco

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Originally posted on Stefanie Juliette:
The origin of this costume in the Carnaval de Barranquilla is disputed but it is said that it has its beginnings in Europe. Masquerade balls originated from the Venice Carnival in the 16th century, these balls…

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Street Art Journeys

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Originally posted on Engage Arts:
Melbourne may be known as Australia’s street art capital, but Brisbane is an emerging artistic force with an impressive diversity of street art. With many talented artists choosing to live and work in Queensland; there…

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Carnival in A Rio Neighborhood

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Originally posted on Erin Blogs:
Carnival in Rio makes gets wild on the beach.. The Sambadrome is ready for people and floats like you see on TV but meanwhile… photo from sambadrome.com Neighborhoods all over Rio make their own party…

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