Petitioning for pistols in Texas, complaints over compensation in Italy, a spectacle on stilts in Brazil | Feb. 13
The day in photos from around the world.
Yes, the horses and black-eyed Susans are a big deal, but everybody knows Preakness is all about the hat. Check out these sightings at Preakness 2014.
This season’s resort and summer collections offer plenty of color, flowing fabric and an overall feeling of escapism. In other words, they are perfect for your next getaway. – By John-John Williams IV, photos by Lloyd Fox
In his pale gray waistcoat, charcoal corduroys, and crisp white dress shirt buttoned to the neck, a burgundy ribbon tied around the collar, Amadeus Guchhait looks like he’s from another era.
So does his art.
Guchhait, a junior at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore and an Ellicott City native, has spent the semester creating a collection of clothing that unites disparate time periods and cultures as a commentary on western notions of identity and cultural appropriation. Read more here
A french polar bear, trash people, protests in Venezuela, Chilean earthquake and tsunami, pilots strike, and more in today’s daily brief.
German zoo birds, Fashion week in China, reading to cats, unrest in Egypt and more in today’s daily brief.