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  • Evoking youth, rock-n-roll, and resistance, la banda is the umbrella under which all subcultures are accepted.

    Down and Delirious in Mexico City

  • Evoking the shape of the traditional Nigerian bow harp, the design connects the new Abuja Airport to the city proper on the opposite side of the freeway and comes complete with green roofs, a giant solar canopy and bricks made from the local laterite clay.

    Brit Liggett | Inhabitat

  • Evoking the elegant, prosperous world of Rococo Paris, this major exhibition brings to life daily activities that took place inside a Parisian townhouse.

    Evelyne Politanoff: 'Paris: Life and Luxury,' A Vision of Elite 18th-Century Parisian Lifestyle

  • Evoking both the Victorian era and its taste in novels, Alyxandra Harvey piles on the gothic elements—draughts of laudanum, aristocratic suitors, icy phantoms—as Violet uncovers the perilous mystery of whodunit.

    Misty Moors and Gothic Séances

  • Evoking a more recent historic horror, a wall of the missing recalls 9/11 while asserting the high stakes.

    Roush Review: Break Out the Popcorn for Summer Sci-Fi

  • Evoking the work of minimalist composers like John Cage and Karlheinz Stockhausen, Mr. Basquiat would run a metal file across guitar strings; Mr. Holman pulled masking tape off a drumhead and rattled ball bearings.

    Resurrecting a Lost Painter's Passion

  • Bathrooms: Coral Evoking the beach and ocean, coral is a fresh take on the aquatic blues that have been standard in bathrooms.

    Give the color wheel a whirl and brighten your home

  • Evoking Gandhi in his style and approach has helped Mr. Hazare turn a policy debate into a moral one.

    A Gandhi Model Galvanizes India

  • Evoking both her public and private worlds, and her intense loyalties to politics and family, this full-length ballet features a commissioned score from Claude-Michel Schönberg – composer of the ever-popular Miss Saigon and Les Misérables – and played live by the Northern Ballet Sinfonia.

    This week's new dance

  • Evoking tradition and simultaneously moving beyond it is no easy balancing act.

    Past Crosses Over

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