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Review: Candyman falls for his own spin-off critique of race and class

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in a scene from Candyman, directed by Nia DaCosta.Parrish Lewis / Universal Pictures and MGM Pictures / The Associated Press Plan your screen time with the weekly What to Watch newsletter. Register now today. Candy Realized by Nia DaCosta Written by Jordan Peele, Win Rosenfeld and Nia DaCosta Featuring: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, […]

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Tencent limits games for kids after official media criticism

HONG KONG (AP) – China’s largest games company Tencent Holdings on Tuesday said it will limit play time for minors and ban children under 12 from in-game purchases after a state media article titled “Spiritual Opium”. Tencent’s pledge to limit games for minors came hours after the company’s shares fell 11% following a review published […]

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Ball State University art students win first prize, “Outstanding Social Critic” in the 2021 Biodesign Challenge

Two art students from Ball State University were part of a design team whose collaborative creation won top prize in the 2021 Biodesign Challenge. The students of the Ball State School of Art, Dominic Zelli and Jonathan Alexander, were part of the “River Defenders” team, which won the “Outstanding Social Critique” category at the Biodesign […]

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The Critique Night at the St. George Art Museum brings together local artists

The St. George Art Museum invites members of the local art community to have their art reviewed once a month by other artists with a regularly scheduled Critique Night. Artists of all ages and artistic backgrounds are welcome and can bring multiple pieces to show. Museum administrator Natalie Gula said museum managers wanted to implement […]

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Banksy’s Brexit mural disappears as UK tension increases art criticism

A mural painted by street artist Banksy in protest against Brexit went missing last weekend from its site on a three-story building in Dover, England. A four-level scaffolding was built against the mural on Saturday, leaving the facade sterile the next morning. According to the Telegraph, the Godden family who owned the building hoped to […]