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‘Taoist Gods’ and ‘Immortals’ at Brown and RISD

As China marked the beginning of the Year of the Dragon with lion and dragon dances and fireworks last week, Brown University's Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology was debuting "Taoist Gods from China: Ceremonial Paintings from the Mien".
The language of aesthetics
By GREG COOK  |  February 03, 2012

The director of Immortals could be Hollywood's most misunderstood blockbuster auteur

When I first saw the trailer for Immortals, I wondered how Tarsem's newest film would be misinterpreted.
Tarsem revealed
By S.I. ROSENBAUM  |  December 02, 2011
Immortals Short Take

Review: Immortals

In Ancient Greece a stonemason is plucked from obscurity to battle evil while a posse of beautiful gods look on from their fabulous Olympian penthouse, before plunging earthwards to kick mortal butt.
Tarsem Singh's "visionary" directing
By SHEILA JOHNSTON  |  November 11, 2011