Francis Bacon’s Frightening Beauty | New Yorker | Art
A profile of the artist Francis Bacon.
The Invisible City Beneath Paris | The New Yorker | Society
A guide to Paris’ sprawling catacombs and the “cataphiles” who explore them.
What the Tulsa Race Massacre Destroyed | The New York Times | Society
This story uses immersive 3-D modelling to tell the story of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.
The Missing Magritte | Vanity Fair | Crime
The story of an art heist, where two men walked out of a gallery in Brussels with a Magritte canvas, a painting of the artist’s wife.
One Man’s Amazing Journey to the Center of the Bowling Ball | Wired | Life
A story about Mo Pinel, an idiosyncratic legend of ten pin bowling.
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