Launched in May 2014 by particle physicists Andy Yen, Jason Stockman and Wei Sun, Proton Mail is one of a number of secure/encrypted email providers that offer an alternative to Gmail, Outlook and other “free” platforms. Email has become the cornerstone of modern communication and is largely taken for granted by most of the world’s […]
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Congratulations to SYRIZA and Alexis Tsipras for winning the Greek elections. Below is our Summer 2012 B Beyond magazine editorial on “the Tsipras effect” that bears being re-published. B Beyond magazine editor’s letter Summer 2012 edition B BEYOND is an art and philanthropy periodical. Our editorials, however, are known for their punchy, often radical, content […]
Thomas Piketty is a French economist and adviser to the Socialist Party, but he achieved rock-star status on the American chat shows, discussing his recent book Capital in the Twenty-First Century. It is yet another of those anti-capitalist books that will make their author a millionaire – like Naomi Klein’s No Logo and Ja-Hoon Chang’s […]
MARINA ABRAMOVIC is planning to launch an Art Institute all of her own. Her stated mission is: <<MARINA ABRAMOVIC INSTITUTE IS DEDICATED TO THE PRESENTATION AND PRESERVATION OF LONG DURATIONAL WORK INCLUDING THAT OF PERFORMANCE ART, DANCE, THEATER, FILM, MUSIC, OPERA, AND OTHER FORMS THAT MAY DEVELOP IN THE FUTURE>> The above is, of course, […]
Cork Street, the much loved and iconic art gallery district of London, is to close shop – quite literally. We hear that Westminster Council has approved an application to turn it into yet another shopping street, selling expensive bags and other “luxury articles” for the well-heeled. A sad day for art and independent gallerists – […]
The Shafik Gabr Foundation and Humanity in Action launches the Gabr Fellowship. The Fellowship is an innovative international educational exchange created to foster greater understanding and cooperation among emerging leaders in Egypt and the United States. It will take place from June 2-16 in Egypt and from October 19 – November 2 in the […]
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