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Poland LGBTQ ‘Free Zones’ tossed, UK ranking drops, Pussy Riot singer escapes

Washington Blade 16 May 2022
Maria V ... The Times reported that Icelandic performance artist Ragnar Kjartansson eventually helped Alyokhina acquire the necessary travel documents from an unnamed country that in turn assisted her entering into Lithuania, where many Pussy Riot members had already escaped to, including Alyokhina’s girlfriend, Lucy Shtein ... ....

Abattoir gallery show on works by Hildur Jonsson and Brinsley Tyrrell zooms from cosmic vastness ...

Cleveland 15 May 2022
Through Saturday, June 4, the gallery is displaying nearly a dozen new paintings in woven and dyed silk by Cleveland Heights artist Hildur Asgeirsdottir Jonsson, who revels in the austere volcanic landscapes of her native Iceland ... What unites the two artists is a sense that both ...

Pussy Riot Activist Maria Alyokhina Leaves Russia – NYT

Moscow Times 11 May 2022
She later made several failed attempts to travel to the European Union via Belarus, before finally crossing the border with outside help from unnamed EU officials and Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson ... Her third attempt was successful after Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson ...

Pussy Riot's Maria Alyokhina says she escaped Russia dressed as a food courier

CNN 11 May 2022
She had been under "effective house arrest," the Times said, and has openly criticized the war in Ukraine ... But now I don't think that is a question anymore." ... Read More ... Alyokhina told the Times she hopes to return to Russia, but for now, she's in Iceland, where she's organizing pro-Ukraine events with appearances from Icelandic artists like Björk. .

Pussy Riot’s Masha Alyokhina escapes Russia as Putin cracks down on dissidents

NME 11 May 2022
READ MORE. Ukrainian artists on the Russian crisis. “Now is the time to push for change” ... The report then reveals that Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson was able to assist Alyokhina in getting her a travel document from a European country that allowed her to travel freely from Russia to the EU ... “A lot of magic happened last week ... “1. lol. 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... .

Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina Escaped Moscow Dressed as a Food Courier

Rollingstone 11 May 2022
After several failed attempts of crossing into Lithuania at the Belarusian border, the activist was able to procure a special travel document from an unidentified European nation with assistance from an Icelandic performance artist ... ....

Pussy Riot's Masha Alyokhina Escapes Russia Amid Putin's Crackdown on Dissidents

Democratic Underground 11 May 2022
Pussy Riot’s Masha Alyokhina has fled Russia amid Putin’s war on Ukraine and crackdown on dissidents ... Her friend Ragnar Kjartansson, the Icelandic performance artist who has collaborated with the National, reportedly convinced a European country to issue Alyokhina a travel document that essentially offered her E.U. citizenship status ... She added ... .

Veteran Pussy Riot Member Flees Russia After Being Placed On Wanted List

Radio Free Europe 11 May 2022
She managed to reach Belarus and after two failed attempts to cross into neighboring Lithuania, a European Union member, she made it through on a bus on the strength of a travel document arranged by Icelandic performance artist Ragnar Kjartansson, a friend who convinced a ...

Norn Sisters Woolen Mill looks to better serve Minnesota's wool economy

The Globe 09 May 2022
DUNDAS, Minn ... Sanchez and Bentz are both farmers and fiber artists who formed a partnership last year in which they helped each other expand their flocks as well as their supply of natural dyes ... ADVERTISEMENT ... Theresa Bentz, shepherd and fiber artist of Get Bentz Farm, uses Viking combs to get Icelandic sheep wool ready for carding or spinning ... .

TV guide: 28 of the best shows to watch this week

The Irish Times 09 May 2022
... artists to respond to the upheaval to lives and the landscape. Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson reflects on the inspiration of JMW Turner, and we encounter Penry Williams’s attempt to capture the beauty of industry with paintings such as Cyfarthfa Ironworks Interior at Night.

TV guide: 27 of the best shows to watch this week, beginning tonight

The Irish Times 08 May 2022
... artists to respond to the upheaval to lives and the landscape. Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson reflects on the inspiration of JMW Turner, and we encounter Penry Williams’s attempt to capture the beauty of industry with paintings such as Cyfarthfa Ironworks Interior at Night.

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Denver Post 02 May 2022
The free Green Line Music Festival will feature music from Gasoline Lollipops, Morsel and other artists ... Taste of Iceland. Iceland, a hotbed for emerging music and innovative cuisine, brings a taste of its culture to Denver as part of the Taste of Iceland 2022.

Listen to This: Dear CVS, Megan Thee Stallion is stocking up on ‘Plan B’

Washington Square News 28 Apr 2022
Aside from this, Icelandic Chinese singer-songwriter Laufey released a new song, as did British artist PinkPantheress in an exciting collaboration with WILLOW ... Up-and-coming Icelandic Chinese singer-songwriter Laufey admits to romantic naivety in her recent single, “Everything I ...


Longview News-Journal 22 Apr 2022
Over the course of the four-day festival, and in partnership with local businesses in Denver, and Taste of Iceland's official partners, events will be hosted by Coohills, Globe Hall, Mercantile, Tattered Cover Bookstore, Landmark's Chez Artiste Theatre, and Ironworks ... Icelandic Culinary Experience ... SOURCE Taste of Iceland.

Why Björk’s Return To Acting In The Northman Is A Cinematic Event

Empire 22 Apr 2022
An Icelandic seeress, no less ...Look,” says Eggers, “if you're doing something with Icelandic subject matter, many roads lead to Björk.”. When she came into her own as a solo artist after her band The Sugarcubes split in 1992, it was clear that making moving images was never an afterthought for Björk.

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