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In U.N. Art Exhibition, Syrian Artist Unpacks Refugees' Baggage

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Illustrator Maira Kalman Moving To The Stage With Choreographer John Heginbotham

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Sprinkle Pop's Unicorn Mix includes a variety of sprinkle textures and flavors. It's one of the company's most popular mixes. Emily Bogle/NPR hide caption

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Gourmet Sprinkles Make Sweets And Other Treats Sparkle

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Artist Andrew Wyeth — pictured on his property in Chadds Ford, Penn. in 1964 — would have turned 100 in July of 2017. Bill Ingraham/AP hide caption

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'Fascinating And Also A Little Bit Uncomfortable': Andrew Wyeth At 100

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The Fulbright Triptych by Simon Dinnerstein. Courtesy of Simon Dinnerstein hide caption

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A Painting Stored Away And The Artist Who Wants It To See The Light Of Day

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Stone bust of the goddess Sakhmet. Brooklyn Museum/Gift of Dr. and Mrs. W. Benson Harer, Jr. hide caption

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No Kitten Around: Museum Exhibit Celebrates 'Divine Felines'

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A woman photographs inside the "Aftermath of Obliteration of Eternity" room during a preview of the Yayoi Kusama's "Infinity Mirrors" exhibit at the Hirshhorn Museum on Feb. 21, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Brendan Smialowski /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'Isolation Sphere' by Maurice Claude Vidili at Maison Gerard Courtesy of Maison Gerard hide caption

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At Design Miami, The Future Isn't So Bright

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Newly Discovered Andy Warhol Art Up For Auction

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A museum worker carries a 19th century painting by Polish artist Robert Sliwinski during a ceremony Wednesday in Warsaw, Poland. The work was looted by the Nazis during World War II and recently recovered in the U.S. by the FBI. Alik Keplicz/AP hide caption

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A Google doodle from earlier this year commemorated the 100th anniversary of the Silent Parade, during which almost 10,000 African-Americans marched in New York City to protest violence against African-Americans. Google hide caption

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Gray Zeitz at his 1915 Chandler & Price printing press. Noah Adams/NPR hide caption

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When Making Books Was As Much Of An Art As Writing Them

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