An Iraqi man walks past paintings displayed at a gallery in the Karrada district of central Baghdad on April 13, 2010. Sabah Arar/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Many Iraqi Artists Struggle, Suffer In Silence

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Estadio Municipal de Braga, designed by Eduardo Souto de Moura. Francois Xavier Marit/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Architect Eduardo Souto De Moura Wins Pritzker

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Cherry trees bloom in Washington, D.C.'s tidal basin, with the Jefferson monument in the background. Japan gave 3,000 trees as a gift to the U.S. in 1912. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Japan's Cherry Blossoms In Brief, Beautiful Bloom

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Maine Takes Down Labor Mural

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By the time Gauguin arrived in the late 1800s, Tahiti had been "thoroughly Christianized and colonized" by the French, says National Gallery curator Mary Morton. Women didn't walk around half-nude — but Gauguin painted them that way anyway. Above, an 1899 depiction of Two Tahitian Women. The Metropolitan Museum of Art hide caption

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Gauguin's Nude Tahitians Give The Wrong Impression

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In Kabul, A 'Dressmaker' Sows Entrepreneurial Seeds

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America's Original Black Comic Superhero 'Panther' Returns

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A woman dressed in rags is the subject of Tattered and Torn by Alfred Kappes. Oil on canvas, 1886. Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Mass hide caption

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Portraits Of The Poor: Dignity In Times Of Despair

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Effects Company Specializes In Giving Movies A 3-D Makeover

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Listener Declares War On Fashion

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