Swedish artist Lars Vilks killed in mystery car crash after two murder attempts following drawings of Prophet Mohammed

SWEDISH artist Lars Vilks was killed in mystery car crash after two murder attempts following his drawings of the Prophet Mohammed. Vilks, who lived under police protection since his 2007 sketch of the Prophet Mohammad with a dog's body brought death threats, died in a horror car crash on Sunday. The provocateur artist was killed when the police car he

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Artist, 58, wins five year battle over £1 parking ticket after being unable to pay at broken machine

AN ARTIST has won a five year 'David v Goliath' court battle – over a £1 parking ticket. Linda Edwards, 58, met her mum for dinner in May 2016, but couldn't pay for the £1 car park ticket for her Range Rover because the machine was broken. Following instructions on a sign beside the machine, she phoned Excel Parking Services

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Nearly nude artist protests coronavirus lockdowns by wearing bikini made of MASKS outside Trader Joe’s – The Sun

A NEARLY nude artist has protested the coronavirus lockdown by wearing a bikini made out of face masks outside of Trader Joe's. DaVida Sal wore masks as underwear, as well as over her eyes, shoulders and even ankles – but not over her mouth. The artist was seen posing with a cart full of groceries and holding essential items, such

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Glenna Goodacre, Renowned Sculptor Who Created Vietnam Women’s Memorial, Dead At 80

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Renowned sculptor and painter Glenna Goodacre, who created the Vietnam Women’s Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D.C, has died. She was 80. Family members said Goodacre died of natural causes Monday night at her Santa Fe home. News of her death was posted to the Instagram page of Harry Connick Jr., who is married to

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Artist creates mesmerizing geometrical designs in snow

SILVERTHORNE, Colo. — Simon Beck carefully plots his course before shuffling through a windswept snowfield high in the Rocky Mountains. Using a compass, snowshoes and his background as a cartographer and competitive orienteer, the 61-year-old British artist and a handful of volunteers recently tromped across a frozen reservoir near the ski resort town of Silverthorne, west of Denver, to create

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The artist who spawned an AI baby

Musician and artist Holly Herndon and partner Mat Dryhurst recently had a baby. A musically inclined, artificially intelligent baby. They named it Spawn. Like many new parents, it was tough going at first. They brought on developer and artist Jules LaPlace to help, and fed it “training sets” of vocal samples from Herndon and a choral ensemble, to see what

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Russian artist rings in new year with huge rat sculpture made of poop

Happy poo year! A Russian artist has found an unorthodox way to celebrate the new year — by erecting statues out of cow poop. This year’s scatological sculpture is a rat comprised entirely of dung, an odiferous ode to the 2020 Chinese zodiac sign, Central European News reports. Mikhail Bopposov from Uolba village, in Russia’s Sakha Republic, worked on the

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