THE OPPENHEIMER RIDDLE / New evidence of Communist membership debated by scholars of Berkeley scientist
Was J. Robert Oppenheimer, the brilliant Berkeley scientist known as "the father of the atomic bomb," a secret member of the Communist Party? Charges of Communist associations led to Oppenheimer's do...
A Look Into the Enduring Vision of the Iconic Artist Isamu Noguchi Photos
AD looks through its archives to find the best examples of why this American-born artist remains a design visionary
Dalí - The painter who entered the fourth dimension
A 1954 painting by Salvador Dalí features a mysterious, four-dimensional ‘hypercube’. Fiona Macdonald finds out how maths fascinated the great Spanish painter.
Walt Disney's & Salvador Dali - Destino 2003 (HD 1080p)
The film tells the story of Chronos, the personification of time and the inability to realize his desire to love for a mortal. The scenes blend a series of surreal paintings of Dali with dancing and m...
8 things you didn’t know about Dr. Seuss
Surprising facts about the man who wrote some of the country's most beloved children's books, whose posthumous book "What Pet Should I Get?" comes out next week.
Connection Failed: An Analysis of Christopher Isherwood’s [A Single Man]
Failure is found at the heart of many great works of fiction. It is a common motif used to spark an emotional connection, sympathy, and at times, anger. Failure is not only the heart of Christopher Is...
Salvador Dalí Biography, Art, and Analysis of Works
Artworks and analysis: Salvador Dali's flamboyant personality is as unforgettable as his undeniable technical virtuosity best displayed in his hyper-realistic style and religious symbolism.
Salvador Dalí Illustrates Alice in Wonderland, 1969
What the Mad Hatter has to do with one of the most inspired collaborations in Western culture.
Count Basie - Basie Boogie
Featuring music from Count Basie, an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer. By Studio Telescriptions. Studio Films INC, USA.
COUNT BASIE Swingin' the Blues, 1941 HOT big band swing jazz
COUNT BASIE Excerpts from the oddly titled Dance of the Gremlins (thanks to mfb25890 & mbdavis10025 for the song I.D.), and Swingin' the Blues, c. 1941. ...
Claude E. Carpenter
Claude E. Carpenter (26 September 1904 – 18 February 1976) was an American set decorator. He was nominated for three Academy Awards in the category Best Art Direction.
Carpenter was nominate...
THE OPPENHEIMER RIDDLE / New evidence of Communist membership debated by scholars of Berkeley scientist
Was J. Robert Oppenheimer, the brilliant Berkeley scientist known as "the father of the atomic bomb," a secret member of the Communist Party? Charges of Communist associations led to Oppenheimer's do...
Kar de Mumma
Erik Harald Zetterström (August 14, 1904 – July 7, 1997), better known by his screen name Kar de Mumma, was a Swedish humorous writer and playwright. His pen name can be read as Car da Mon in Sw...
Kar de Mumma - Wikipedia
A Look Into the Enduring Vision of the Iconic Artist Isamu Noguchi Photos
AD looks through its archives to find the best examples of why this American-born artist remains a design visionary
Dalí - The painter who entered the fourth dimension
A 1954 painting by Salvador Dalí features a mysterious, four-dimensional ‘hypercube’. Fiona Macdonald finds out how maths fascinated the great Spanish painter.
Iman Xin Chemjong
Iman Xin Chemjong or Iman Singh Chemjong was a Limbu historian, writer, linguist, lexicographer, folklorist and philosopher of Nepal. Although some say that his middle name Xin was spelled as Singh du...
Robert C. Osborn
Robert Chesley Osborn (1904–1994) was an American satiric cartoonist, illustrator and author.
Osborn was born October 26, 1904, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. He entered the University of Wisconsin in 19...
Robert C. Osborn - Wikipedia
8 things you didn’t know about Dr. Seuss
Surprising facts about the man who wrote some of the country's most beloved children's books, whose posthumous book "What Pet Should I Get?" comes out next week.
Connection Failed: An Analysis of Christopher Isherwood’s [A Single Man]
Failure is found at the heart of many great works of fiction. It is a common motif used to spark an emotional connection, sympathy, and at times, anger. Failure is not only the heart of Christopher Is...
Thomas Randolph (priest)
The Ven. Thomas Berkeley Randolph , MA (15 March 1904 – 31 May 1987) was Archdeacon of Hereford from 1959 to 1970.He was educated at Christ's Hospital, The Queen's College, Oxford and Ripon College C...
Eugenia Clinchard
Eugenia M. Clinchard (July 5, 1904 - May 15, 1989) was an American child actress in the early 20th century.
Clinchard began acting at age 3, and by age 5 she was working the Vaudeville circuit thr...
Karl Kaschka
Karl Kaschka (8 January 1904 – 4 December 1941) was an Austrian fencer. He competed in the team sabre event at the 1936 Summer Olympics. He was killed in action during World War II when his plan...
Bhagat Puran Singh
Bhai Puran Singh (June 4, 1904 – August 5, 1992) was born in Rajewal (Rohno) Ludhiana district, Punjab. Born into a Hindu family, he was given the name Ramjidas as a child. Later, while still a...
Pythias Russ
Pythias Russ (April 7, 1904 – August 9, 1930) was an American catcher, shortstop, and right-handed batter in the Negro Leagues whose career and life were cut short by illness.Russ was a star col...
Pierre de Porcaro
The Abbé Pierre de Porcaro ([pjɛʁ də pɔʁkaʁɔ]; 1904–1945) was a French Roman Catholic priest who worked as an undercover minister during the Second World War. He was eventually captured by the Nazis a...
Pierre de Porcaro - Wikipedia
Pei Wenzhong
Pei Wenzhong (Chinese: 裴文中; pinyin: Péi Wénzhōng, romanized also as W. C. Pei or P'ei Wen-chung; January 19, 1904 – September 18, 1982) was a Chinese paleontologist, archaeologist and anthropo...
Pei Wenzhong - Wikipedia