Archive for May, 2016

‘Jurassic Park’ paleontologist retiring from museum he built

In a Saturday, May 21, 2016 photo, Jack Horner smiles as he sits under Montana's T Rex in the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Mont. The museum hosted "Jack Horner Family Day" ahead of Horner's retirement this summer after leading the museum for 34 years and establishing himself as one of the most famous paleontologists in the world. (AP Photo/Matt Volz)BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Jack Horner, the paleontologist who discovered the world's first dinosaur embryos and found that dinosaurs had nests and cared for their young, is leaving the Montana museum he spent decades filling with fossils from across the globe.

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Makeup Monday: Reese Witherspoon’s Makeup Artist Shares the Secrets of Her Beauty Kit

Molly R. Stern dishes on the products she’s most excited about at the moment.

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Dakar biennale fuels new life into Africa’s contemporary art

In this photo taken Tuesday May. 10, 2016, Togo's artist Komla Eza, shows his work as part of the Dak'Art OFF, during Dakar Biennele, Africa's largest contemporary art festiva, in Dakar, Senegal. His sculptures are made from recycled and compressed flip flops and shaped into animal-like forms to focus people on the environment . (AP Photo/Carley Petesch)DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Videos projected onto massive buildings, pop up art galleries and installations in an old courthouse are features of the Dakar Biennale, Africa's largest contemporary art festival currently enlivening Senegal's capital.

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Rosanna Huffman, Actress and Voiceover Artist, Dies at 77

She appeared on Broadway and on TV’s ‘Columbo’ and ‘Murder, She Wrote,’ two series co-created by her late husband, Richard Levinson.

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After nuclear deal, Iranian art auction sees $7.4M in sales

Iranian auction workers hold a pair of paintings of Iranian artist Aydin Aghdashlou in Tehran Art Auction at the Azadi Hotel in Tehran, Iran, Friday, May 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An annual art auction in Tehran drew record sales of $7.4 million Friday, a sign of Iran's emerging arts market that buyers hope will be buoyed by the recent nuclear deal with world powers.

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