Maira Kalman

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Name: Maira Kalman
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Alphabet City

Children of all ages can enjoy Cooper Hewitt’s latest literary offering: Ah-Ha to Zig-Zag ($18, Rizzoli), a delightful illustrated guide to the museum’s permanent collection conceived by artist and author Maira Kalman. The book’s release is set to coincide ... [Published Architectural Digest - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Charleston schools observe Patriot Day

CHARLESTON, MO (KFVS) -Students at Hearnes Elementary and Charleston Middle Schools observed Patriot Day on September 11, 2014.While the memory of 9/11 is still vivid in the minds of faculty and staff members, nearly all of the students in k-8 were born ... [Published KFVS12 - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Bringing A Bintel Brief back to life

Graphic novelist interprets the bygone Yiddish advice columnBy Cindy MindellLiana Finck calls drawing her first language, a medium of expression that came before words. Her passion for books developed during her teenage years. The poet and artist come ... [Published Jewish Ledger - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Observer: The Well-Read Designer

Deciding which books will fuel your artistic fire is tough. And creating a must-read list for the Designers & Books website is no easy feat either. In this Observer column from the April 2014 issue of Print, Rick Poynor discusses how he approached his ... [Published Print - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

How these special shorts saved LCD Soundsystem’s drummer from stage fright

Since 2010, author and archivist Emily Spivack has been collecting personal stories about clothes for her website, Worn Stories,  selections of which appear in her new book of the same name.Many of the book’s mini-memoirs, from people such as Greta Gerwig, ... [Published Quartz - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Copying is my way of learning

From Portraits in Creativity, a video profile of Maira Kalman , doer of many wonderful things. Kalman's newest book is Girls Standing on Lawns , a collaboration with MoMA and Daniel Handler (aka Lemony Snicket). This clever book contains 40 vintage ... [Published Kottke.org Blog - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

11 Wonderfully Illuminating Quotes From Walter Benjamin

Get ready for some Illuminations *~*~ In honor of his 122nd birthday today! On writing: callejerorev.com On a person's library: acasadevidro.com On happiness: Maira Kalman / Via forward.com On jotting things down: urbanshanghai.wordpress.com ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Your summer reading list: Rashida Jones, Elizabeth Gilbert, Bill and Melinda Gates and many more share their book recommendations

Summer: the season for cracking open a good book under the shade of a tree. Below, we’ve compiled about 70 stellar book recommendations from members of the TED community. Warning: not all of these books can be classified as beach reads. And we think ... [Published TED Blog - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 02 2014 - 1 reports

Sharing and celebrating your favorite authors...

One of the biggest benefits we've found in the way people use Hugdug is their ability to share the work of people they respect. Today more than ever, ideas spread horizontally, from person to person, not from the top down, not from an ad or from a talk ... [Published Seth's Blog - Jun 02 2014]
First reported May 16 2014 - Updated May 16 2014 - 1 reports

Book Club #2: “On Looking,” Hosted By Maria Popova

[Updated and re-posted from earlier this week] When I asked Maria Popova of Brain Pickings  which book she’d like to pick for our second book club, her eyes widened a little. They do that a lot. It didn’t take long for her to settle on Alexandra Horowitz’s  ... [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - May 16 2014]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

Book Club #2: “On Looking,” Hosted By Maria Popova

When I asked Brain Picking’s Maria Popova which book she’d like to pick for our second book club, her eyes widened a little. They do that a lot. It didn’t take long for her to settle on On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes , by Alexandra Horowitz, ... [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - May 13 2014]
First reported Apr 29 2014 - Updated Apr 29 2014 - 1 reports

Q & A with Gabi Swiatkowska

Where in Poland did you grow up?In Pszczyna, which is about one hour south of Krakow – it’s a very pretty, old town, unlike many Polish towns which were destroyed during the war and rebuilt as ugly gray towns.Did you always know you wanted to be an a ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 29 2014]

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Alphabet City [Published Architectural Digest - Sep 16 2014]
Charleston schools observe Patriot Day [Published KFVS12 - Sep 11 2014]
Bringing A Bintel Brief back to life [Published Jewish Ledger - Sep 10 2014]
Observer: The Well-Read Designer [Published Print - Sep 08 2014]
How these special shorts saved LCD Soundsystem’... [Published Quartz - Aug 27 2014]
Copying is my way of learning [Published Kottke.org Blog - Jul 22 2014]
11 Wonderfully Illuminating Quotes From Walter ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 15 2014]
Your summer reading list: Rashida Jones, Elizab... [Published TED Blog - Jun 12 2014]
Sharing and celebrating your favorite authors... [Published Seth's Blog - Jun 02 2014]
Book Club #2: “On Looking,” Hosted By Maria Popova [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - May 16 2014]
Book Club #2: “On Looking,” Hosted By Maria Popova [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - May 13 2014]
Q & A with Gabi Swiatkowska [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 29 2014]
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Copying is my way of learning [Published Kottke.org Blog - Jul 22 2014]
From Portraits in Creativity, a video profile of Maira Kalman , doer of many wonderful things. Kalman's newest book is Girls Standing on Lawns , a collaboration with MoMA and Daniel Handler (aka Lemony Snicket). This clever book contains 40 vintage ...
11 Wonderfully Illuminating Quotes From Walter ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 15 2014]
Get ready for some Illuminations *~*~ In honor of his 122nd birthday today! On writing: callejerorev.com On a person's library: acasadevidro.com On happiness: Maira Kalman / Via forward.com On jotting things down: urbanshanghai.wordpress.com ...
Your summer reading list: Rashida Jones, Elizab... [Published TED Blog - Jun 12 2014]
Summer: the season for cracking open a good book under the shade of a tree. Below, we’ve compiled about 70 stellar book recommendations from members of the TED community. Warning: not all of these books can be classified as beach reads. And we think ...
Sharing and celebrating your favorite authors... [Published Seth's Blog - Jun 02 2014]
One of the biggest benefits we've found in the way people use Hugdug is their ability to share the work of people they respect. Today more than ever, ideas spread horizontally, from person to person, not from the top down, not from an ad or from a talk ...
Book Club #2: “On Looking,” Hosted By Maria Popova [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - May 16 2014]
[Updated and re-posted from earlier this week] When I asked Maria Popova of Brain Pickings  which book she’d like to pick for our second book club, her eyes widened a little. They do that a lot. It didn’t take long for her to settle on Alexandra Horowitz’s  ...
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