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Caricature
A caricature is a rendered image showing the features of its subject in a simplified or exaggerated way through sketching, pencil strokes, or through other artistic drawings. In literature, a caricature is a description of a person using exaggeration of some characteristics and oversimplification of others.[1] Caricatures can be insulting or complimentary and can serve a political purpose or be drawn solely for entertainment. Caricatures of politicians are commonly used in editorial cartoons, while caricatures of movie stars are often found in entertainment magazines.Contents1 Etymology 2 History 3 Notable caricaturists 4 Computerization 5 The caricature advantage 6 Modern use6.1 Museums7 See also 8 References 9 External linksEtymology[edit] The term is derived from the Italian caricare—to charge or load
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Poetry
Poetry
Poetry
(the term derives from a variant of the Greek term, poiesis, "making") is a form of literature that uses aesthetic and rhythmic[1][2][3] qualities of language—such as phonaesthetics, sound symbolism, and metre—to evoke meanings in addition to, or in place of, the prosaic ostensible meaning. Poetry
Poetry
has a long history, dating back to the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh. Early poems evolved from folk songs such as the Chinese Shijing, or from a need to retell oral epics, as with the Sanskrit Vedas, Zoroastrian Gathas, and the Homeric epics, the Iliad
Iliad
and the Odyssey. Ancient attempts to define poetry, such as Aristotle's Poetics, focused on the uses of speech in rhetoric, drama, song and comedy
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National Cartoonists Society
The National Cartoonists Society
National Cartoonists Society
(NCS) is an organization of professional cartoonists in the United States. It presents the National Cartoonists Society
National Cartoonists Society
Awards. The Society was born in 1946 when groups of cartoonists got together to entertain the troops. They enjoyed each other's company and decided to meet on a regular basis.[1] NCS members work in many branches of the profession, including advertising, animation, newspaper comic strips and syndicated single-panel cartoons, comic books, editorial cartoons, gag cartoons, graphic novels, greeting cards, magazine and book illustration. Only recently has the National Cartoonists Society
National Cartoonists Society
embraced web comics. Membership is limited to established professional cartoonists, with a few exceptions of outstanding persons in affiliated fields
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Leicester Galleries
Leicester Galleries
Leicester Galleries
was an art gallery located in London from 1902 to 1977 that held exhibitions of modern British and French artists' works. Its name was acquired in 1984 by Peter Nahum, who operates " Peter Nahum at the Leicester Galleries" in Mayfair.Contents1 History 2 Gallery 3 Notes 4 References 5 External linksHistory[edit] In July 1902, Cecil and Wilfred Phillips opened a gallery in Leicester Square. The following year Ernest Brown joined the organisation, and they became Ernest Brown and Phillips Ltd, operating the Leicester Galleries.[1][nb 1] The exhibited works of modern British and French painters, including John Lavery, Robert Medley, Mark Gertler and Henry Moore. Works exhibited included drawings, watercolours, paintings, prints and sculptures. Every one of the more than 1,400 exhibitions had a printed catalogue
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St. Louis Walk Of Fame
The St. Louis
St. Louis
Walk of Fame honors notable people from St. Louis, Missouri, who made contributions to the culture of the United States. All inductees were either born in the Greater St. Louis
St. Louis
area or spent their formative or creative years there.[1] Contribution can be in any area; most of the current inductees made their achievements in acting, entertainment, music, sports, art/architecture, broadcasting, journalism, science/education and literature.[2] As of June 2017[update], the walk consisted of 147[3] brass stars and bronze plaques, each containing an inductee's name and a summary of his or her accomplishments. The stars and plaques are set into the sidewalks of Delmar Boulevard in the Delmar Loop
Delmar Loop
area, which is mostly in University City, Missouri, an inner-ring suburb of St. Louis
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Mad (magazine)
Mad (stylized as MAD) is an American humor magazine founded in 1952 by editor Harvey Kurtzman
Harvey Kurtzman
and publisher William Gaines,[3] launched as a comic book before it became a magazine. It was widely imitated and influential, affecting satirical media, as well as the cultural landscape of the 20th century, with editor Al Feldstein
Al Feldstein
increasing readership to more than two million during its 1974 circulation peak.[4] From 1952 until 2018, Mad had published 550 regular issues, as well as hundreds of reprint "Specials", original-material paperbacks, reprint compilation books and other print projects. The magazine will revert back to 1 after the April 2018 issue. The magazine is the last surviving title from the EC Comics
EC Comics
line, offering satire on all aspects of life and popular culture, politics, entertainment, and public figures
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Film
A film, also called a movie, motion picture, theatrical film, or photoplay, is a series of still images that, when shown on a screen, create the illusion of moving images. (See the glossary of motion picture terms.) This optical illusion causes the audience to perceive continuous motion between separate objects viewed in rapid succession. The process of filmmaking is both an art and an industry
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Comic Strip
A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humor or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions. Traditionally, throughout the 20th century and into the 21st, these have been published in newspapers and magazines, with horizontal strips printed in black-and-white in daily newspapers, while Sunday newspapers offered longer sequences in special color comics sections. With the development of the internet, they began to appear online as webcomics. There were more than 200 different comic strips and daily cartoon panels in American newspapers alone each day for most of the 20th century, for a total of at least 7,300,000 episodes.[1] Strips are written and drawn by a comics artist or cartoonist
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Time (magazine)
Time
Time
(styled TIME) is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City. It was founded in 1923 and originally run by Henry Luce. A European edition ( Time
Time
Europe, formerly known as Time
Time
Atlantic) is published in London and also covers the Middle East, Africa and, since 2003, Latin America. An Asian edition ( Time
Time
Asia) is based in Hong Kong. The South Pacific edition, which covers Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, is based in Sydney
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Reuben Award
The National Cartoonists Society
National Cartoonists Society
(NCS) is an organization of professional cartoonists in the United States. It presents the National Cartoonists Society
National Cartoonists Society
Awards. The Society was born in 1946 when groups of cartoonists got together to entertain the troops. They enjoyed each other's company and decided to meet on a regular basis.[1] NCS members work in many branches of the profession, including advertising, animation, newspaper comic strips and syndicated single-panel cartoons, comic books, editorial cartoons, gag cartoons, graphic novels, greeting cards, magazine and book illustration. Only recently has the National Cartoonists Society
National Cartoonists Society
embraced web comics. Membership is limited to established professional cartoonists, with a few exceptions of outstanding persons in affiliated fields
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Museum Of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art
Museum of Modern Art
(MoMA) is an art museum located in Midtown Manhattan
Manhattan
in New York City, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. MoMA has been important in developing and collecting modernist art, and is often identifie
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Alex Gard
Alex
Alex
is a common given name commonly associated with the Greek name Alexandros. In English, it is usually a diminutive of the male given name Alexander, or its female equivalent Alexandra or Alexandria. Aleck or Alec is the Scottish form of Alex. The East European male name Alexey (Aleksei, Alexis, Aleksa) is also sometimes shortened to Alex
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New York Public Library
Coordinates: 40°45′10″N 73°58′54″W / 40.75270°N 73.98180°W / 40.75270; -73.98180New York Public LibraryThe New York Public Library Main Branch
New York Public Library Main Branch
in Bryant Park, ManhattanEstablished 1895Location New York CityBranches 92[1]CollectionSize 53,000,000 books and other items[2]Access and usePopulation served 3,500,000 (Manhattan, The Bronx
The Bronx
and Staten Island)Other informationBudget $245,000,000[2]Director Anthony Marx, President and CEO William P. Kelly, Andrew W. Mellon Director of the Research Libraries[3]Staff 3,150Website www.nypl.orgThe New York Public Library
New York Public Library
(NYPL) is a public library system in New York City
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Al Hirschfeld
Albert Hirschfeld (June 21, 1903 – January 20, 2003) was an American caricaturist best known for his black and white portraits of celebrities and Broadway stars.Contents1 Personal life 2 Career2.1 Broadway, film, and more 2.2 Nina 2.3 Publications 2.4 Collections and tributes3 Death 4 See also 5 Notes 6 References 7 External linksPersonal life[edit] Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Albert Hirschfeld moved with his family to New York City, where he received his art training at the Art Students League of New York. Following a divorce from Florence Ruth Hobby,[1] in 1943, he married Broadway actress/performer Dolly Haas. Haas died from ovarian cancer in 1994, aged 84. They had one child, a daughter, Nina (b. 1945). In 1996, he married Louise Kerz, a theatre historian.[2] Career[edit] In 1924, Hirschfeld traveled to Paris and London, where he studied painting, drawing and sculpture
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Broadway Theatre
Broadway theatre,[nb 1] commonly known as Broadway, refers to the theatrical performances presented in the 41 professional theatres with 500 or more seats located in the Theater District and Lincoln Center along Broadway, in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.[1] Along with London's West End theatre, Broadway theatre
Broadway theatre
is widely considered to represent the highest level of commercial theatre in the English-speaking world. The Theater District is a popular tourist attraction in New York City. According to The Broadway League, for the 2016–2017 season (which ended May 21, 2017), total attendance was 13,270,343 and Broadway shows had US$1,449,399,149 in grosses, with attendance down 0.4%, grosses up 5.5%, and playing weeks down 4.1%.[2] The great majority of Broadway shows are musicals
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Star Trek
The Original Series filmsThe Motion Picture (1979) II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) III: The Search for Spock
Spock
(1984) IV: The Voyage Home (1986) V: The Final Frontier (1989) VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)The Next Generation filmsGenerations (1994) First Contact (1996) Insurrection (1998) Nemesis (2002)Reboot films Star Trek
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