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Smithsonian American Art Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum

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Unlimited Thinking For Limited Spaces February 1, 2011 by Robin Plaskoff Horton Bus Roots is a living garden planted on the roofs of city buses. It’s an effort that rose out of New York City designer Marco Antonio Castro Cosio’s graduate thesis at New York University. The project aims to reclaim the forgotten space on the tops of city buses, while enhancing the quality of urban life by proliferating green spaces on these unused bus roofs. A prototype of the rolling gardens has been installed on the roof of the BioBus, a mobile science laboratory and the first bus with an extensive green roof system. It has been growing for five months while travelling around New York City and as far as Ohio.

Mashed Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes are creamy, comforting, delicious… and can be a bullet train to CrankyTown, thanks to their direct route over the craggy heights of Insulin Spike Peak. But bow your head in gratitude to the cauliflower. (What a friend we have in cauliflower!) Mashed with some coconut milk, coconut oil, and chives, humble cauliflower provides all the texture and comfort of mashed spuds, without the trip into dangerous territory. This is the recipe from Well Fed: Paleo Recipes For People Who Love To Eat. Mashed Cauliflower

My pictures, instead of being boxed up by lumbering bars of gold, are My pictures, instead of being boxed up by lumbering bars of gold, are disposed generously between latitudes, equinoxes, monsoons Graphic design in Spain, 1939 - 1975 Title: Rudyard Kipling From the book Pioneers of Spanish Graphic Design by Emilio Gil of Tau Design How to Write a Blog You’d Want to Read: Blog Writing Tips Top 10 Blog Writing Tips Most of the “rules” about writing for ezines and newsletters apply to writing posts for your blog, but there are some important differences. Keep these 10 tips in mind and you’ll be publishing great blog content that attracts prospects and clients in your niche market. Write with the reader in mind. Remember WIIFM? It’s marketing jargon for What’s In It For Me?

Before I Die? in NOLA ? Candy Chang What matters most to you Interactive public art project that invites people to share their personal aspirations in public. After losing someone she loved and falling into depression, Chang created this experiment on an abandoned house in her neighborhood to create an anonymous place to help restore perspective and share intimately with her neighbors. The project gained global attention and thanks to passionate people around the world, over 1000 Before I Die walls have now been created in over 70 countries, including Kazakhstan, Iraq, Haiti, China, Ukraine, Portugal, Japan, Denmark, Argentina, and South Africa.

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The Smithsonian American Art Museum is a colorful, comprehensive collection of over 3,00 of the museum's digitalized works that includes an online calendar showcasing different for each day of the month. by nda_librarian Apr 28

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