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Venice and Proust: "Marcel Proust visited Venice in the Spring of 1900, continuing his travels in the footsteps of John Ruskin." Read The Word Travels bog here: (http://www.thewordtravels.com/venice-and-proust.html)

from The Huffington Post

Why Leonardo Da Vinci Was A Loser (And What That Means For You)

Leonardo da Vinci was arguably "the most talented person ever to have lived;" his accomplishments speak for themselves, and in reviewing some of his ideas and inventions, it is easy to state that he was centuries ahead of his time.

from the Guardian

Bold, graphic and disturbing: the art of Marlene Dumas – in pictures