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Banksy’s art exhibition and a Blond hair dress.. Friday’s news in pictures

Banksy's art exhibition and a Blond hair dress.. Friday's news in pictures CalendarAn icon of a desk calendar.CancelAn icon of a circle with a diagonal line across.CaretAn icon of a block arrow pointing to the right.EmailAn icon of a paper envelope.FacebookAn icon of the Facebook "f" mark.GoogleAn icon of the Google "G" mark.Linked InAn icon of the Linked In "in" mark.LogoutAn icon representing logout.ProfileAn ...

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An Artist Made a Marvelous (and Affordable) Dress Based on Botticelli’s Famed ‘Birth of Venus’—See It Here

Sandro Botticelli created one of art history’s most beloved masterpieces with The Birth of Venus. But when artist Nikolas Bentel looked at the work, he didn’t just see a painting, he saw a dress—specifically, the flowered dress worn by the figure of the Hora of Spring. Now, Bentel has recreated the flowery garment as a capsule collection with the cream-colored dress, delicate organza top, and billowing ...

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ChangeMakers: Adrienne Benjamin, a master jingle dress maker, artist and activist

Throughout November, MPR News is featuring Indigenous Minnesotans making history to celebrate Native American Heritage Month.In 2018, Adrienne Benjamin really wanted to go to a pow wow. But she thought about her daughter, Bella, who is wheelchair bound. Realizing that Bella didn’t have a jingle dress, Benjamin, a master jingle dress maker, asked herself why and got to work creating an adaptive jingle dress, with jingles ...

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