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Design news: plates that talk to your table mats, Milan Salone and inspiring kids to build

Post Views: 12 Design news: plates that talk to your table mats, Milan Salone and inspiring kids to build Poster for Salone del Mobile 2023, illustrated by Gio Pastori and designed by Leftloft. Photograph: Salone de Mobile The annual furniture fair and design shows of Milan, Cabana magazine goes high street and …

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Succession: this glimmering show will end on a high that we’ll be talking about in 30 years’ time

Post Views: 9 Succession: this glimmering show will end on a high that we’ll be talking about in 30 years’ time Squabbling along … Shiv, Roman and Kendall Roy. Photograph: HBO As the Roy family’s fleet of helicopters land for their final outing, there’s no point in resisting this sumptuous …

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Architect Lesley Lokko: ‘There is a sense in Africa that it is our time’

Post Views: 7 Architect Lesley Lokko: ‘There is a sense in Africa that it is our time’ Lesley Lokko, curator of the 2023 Venice Architecture Biennale, photographed in London earlier this month. Photograph: Sophia Evans/The Observer The Ghanaian-Scottish architect is curator of this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale, and more than …

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Daisy May Cooper as M: does that mean James Bond is turning into a comedy?

Post Views: 9 Daisy May Cooper as M: does that mean James Bond is turning into a comedy? Does she reach the Denchmark? Daisy May Cooper in Am I Being Unreasonable. Photograph: Alistair Heap/Boffola Pictures Would the Am I Being Unreasonable actor make a great M? Sure. But not if …

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Can you copyright a rhythm? Inside the reggaeton lawsuit that could shake the pop world

Post Views: 6 Can you copyright a rhythm? Inside the reggaeton lawsuit that could shake the pop world From left: Luis Fonsi, El Chombo and Daddy Yankee. Composite: Getty, PR Two dembow progenitors are suing superstars including Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee – in a case that also names Justin Bieber …

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‘A billion listens? Is that a lot?’ John Cooper Clarke on penning possibly the world’s favourite poem

Post Views: 9 ‘A billion listens? Is that a lot?’ John Cooper Clarke on penning possibly the world’s favourite poem ‘Inspiration is for amateurs’ … Clarke amid all the things he offers to be. Composite: Matthew Richardson/Getty/Alamy/Antonio Olmos I Wanna Be Yours, a love poem that rhymes Ford Cortina with vacuum …

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Today’s ‘films’ are nothing of the sort – so stop calling them that

Post Views: 10 Today’s ‘films’ are nothing of the sort – so stop calling them that Old school … Steven Spielberg on the set of The Fabelmans. Photograph: Merie Weismiller Wallace/AP Steven Spielberg’s The Fabelmans was the only best picture nominee this year shot on celluloid. It’s time to stop …

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‘It stunned me that people had to live like this’: ​​Baldwin Lee​ on his rediscovered images of the deep south​

Post Views: 13 ‘It stunned me that people had to live like this’: ​​Baldwin Lee​ on his rediscovered images of the deep south​ Walls, Mississippi, 1984. Photograph: Baldwin Lee In the 1980s an unknown photographer from New York travelled through the US capturing life in black communities. Now these mostly unseen …

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Watch that man: V&A lands huge archive of David Bowie memorabilia

Post Views: 18 Watch that man: V&A lands huge archive of David Bowie memorabilia Public will have access to more than 80,000 items from the star’s handwritten lyrics to set designs in dedicated new centre   David Bowie plays Ziggy Stardust at the Hammersmith Odeon in 1973. Photograph: Debi Doss/Getty Images …

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Shell Toes and hoop earrings: eight hip-hop fashion items that changed what we wear

Post Views: 22 Shell Toes and hoop earrings: eight hip-hop fashion items that changed what we wear Rolling Partners. On the Lower Eastside of Manhattan, 1984. Photograph: Jamel Shabazz New York exhibition traces style evolution: ‘These are intergenerational ideas of what it meant to be stylish’ From Professor X’s hat to …

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