Arts, Music, and Recreation

Diane Ackerman famously said, "Play is our brain's favorite way of learning." Fuel your mind and your body with these resources for artists and athletes, musicians and hobbyists, dabblers and dreamers.

The Seventh Seal

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The Most Important Movies of the 1950s

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Biography of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Provocative American Artist

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Visual Arts

  • Portrait of the Bellelli Family by Edgar Degas

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    Edgar Degas: His Life and Work

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    15 of the Best Movies Set in New York City

  • An artist with a cubist face stands at his easel and works on a painting of a milkmaid with a cow.

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    Biography of Marc Chagall, Artist of Folklore and Dreams

  • Two halves of a fractured face next to a serene ocean.

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    Surrealism, the Amazing Art of Dreams

  • List

    The Best Political Memes of the Decade

  • Photo of Marx Bros.

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    6 Classic Movies That Have Been Banned

  • Paul Klee - portrait of the German / Swiss artist & painter at his Bauhaus Studio in Weimar, Germany, 1924.

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    The Life and Art of Paul Klee

  • John Singer Sargent in his Paris studio, with the painting, Madame X. Sargent faces the painting The Breakfast Table, 1884, in progress.

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    The Life and Art of John Singer Sargent

  • Rocky Horror Picture Show

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    What Makes a Movie a “Cult” Film?

  • The Ramones

    Article

    Profile of the Ramones

  • Portrait of artist Salvador Dali with large mustache, resting his head on a cane

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    Biography of Salvador Dalí, Surrealist Artist

  • The Wizard of Oz

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    How Movies Went From Black and White to Color

  • Laura Davies tees off in the Women's British Open, a tournament on the Ladies European Tour.

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    Ladies European Tour: The LET's Schedule, Big Winners and History

  • Hollywood

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    The History of Hollywood's Major Movie Studios

  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

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    Mark Millar: The Comic Creator's Biggest Movie Blockbusters

  • A man sits beside an enormous sculpture of a dying woman

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    6 Realistic Styles in Modern Art

  • Las Vegas

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    Top 10 Las Vegas Shows of All Time

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    We Demand An Explanation For These Totally Bizarre Stock Images

  • Bryson DeChambeau

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    8 Things for Golfers to Know About Single-Length Irons

  • Trevi Fountain in Front of Palazzo Poli, Rome, Italy

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    An Introduction to Baroque Architecture

  • Golfer Tom Weiskopf during the 1982 US Open

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    Get In the Hole! Every Ace in US Open History

  • Aliens

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    The History of the 'Alien' Franchise

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    The Ultimate Upgrades for Your Vehicle

  • Man Grabbing a Tool From His Toolbox.

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    Replacing a Charcoal Canister