Lebanese Artist Uses Broken Glass, Rubble from Beirut Explosion to Make Art


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Hayat Nazer is a talented artist from Lebanon, who is self taught and is an alumni of the American University of Beirut. She has been praised for her commendable work of channeling all her anger and pain into incredible pieces of artwork. The unique style of using the remains of war and destruction to create pieces of art has made her one of the most sought after artists of recent times. Continue reading »

Oslo Bomb Attack: Massive Explosion Hits Norway, At Least 87 Dead

An injured woman is helped by a man at the scene of a powerful explosion that rocked central Oslo July 22, 2011. A huge explosion damaged government buildings in central Oslo on Friday including Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg’s office, injuring several people, a Reuters witness said. The blast blew out most windows on the 17-storey building housing Stoltenberg’s office, as well as nearby ministries including the oil ministry, which was on fire. (REUTERS/Morten Holm/Scanpix) Continue reading »

Photo of the Day: As Bomb Expert Inspects, Explosion Rips Car Apart in Thailand

A member of a Thai bomb squad inspects a car in Narathiwat province, south of Bangkok July 1. A bomb by suspected insurgents wounded a member of a Thai bomb squad in Thailand’s deep south on Friday, police said. Continue reading »