Monthly Archives: July 2020

Dior joins UNESCO Global Education Coalition

Maison Christian Dior recently announced its support for the UNESCO Global Education Coalition. Created several months ago in response to the Covid-19 crisis, the initiative aims to support countries in scaling up best distance learning practices to provide education opportunities for children and youth who are most at risk. The first couture house to join the initiative, Dior is building

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Recording Academy® Takes Lead in Championing The Hits Act to Support Independent Music Makers During COVID-19 Pandemic

THE HELP INDEPENDENT TRACKS SUCCEED ACT LETS CREATORS FULLY EXPENSE PRODUCTION COSTS FOR NEW MUSIC UP-FRONT TO STIMULATE REOPENING OF THE MUSIC ECONOMY SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (JULY 31, 2020) — Today, the Recording Academy® joined Rep. Linda T. Sánchez (D-Calif.) and Rep. Ron Estes (R-Kansas) to announce the Help Independent Tracks Succeed (HITS) Act, which allows an individual to fully expense for

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The Academy Announces 2020 Film Scholars Grant Recipients

LOS ANGELES, CA – Racquel Gates and Rebecca Prime have been named 2020 Academy Film Scholars by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.  Their respective book projects, Hollywood Style and the Invention of Blackness and Uptight!: Race, Revolution, and the Struggle to Make the Most Dangerous Film of 1968, explore in depth the topic of race in Hollywood.  The Academy’s Educational

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Prada and Miu Miu Online in Brazil

Milan, 30 July 2020 –  Prada has recently unveiled its newly revamped online shop for the Brazilian market, providing visitors with an engaging shopping experience and an original exploration of the Prada universe. From August there will also be a Prada Timecapsule section, which offers an exclusive, limited-edition product for just 24 hours once a month. Also Miu Miu lands in

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Beyoncé Writes, Directs And Executive Produces Visual Album “Black Is King”

New film is based on the music of “The Lion King: The Gift” Teaser for the visual album is now available Disney+ to Premiere the Visual Album Globally on July 31, 2020 Parkwood Entertainment, in association with Disney+, announced and debuted the teaser video for the visual album “Black Is King” written, directed and executive produced by 24-time Grammy® Award-winner

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Taste of Fame is now a LIVE VIRTUAL EVENT, OCTOBER 16 with Chef Marcus Samuelsson

Enjoy a LIVE VIRTUAL evening of cooking and conversation. We’re keeping the culinary magic alive as we bring Marcus to your home kitchen from New York City. We’ll take care of the menu, ingredients, and technology to make this a special and unforgettable evening–all in the comfort and safety of homes across the country. The virtual culinary journey includes a

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PRINT Awards 2020 Call for Entries Announced

PRINT Awards is Open to a Global Audience for First Time in 40-Year History AUSTIN, Texas, July 30, 2020 (Newswire.com) – PRINT, where creative people gather to inspire and build design dialogue, announced its call for entries for the PRINT Awards 2020. Formerly known as the Regional Design Awards, the PRINT Awards has a fresh focus on global inclusion, new exclusive categories spotlighting

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Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand Announce Initial Partners for $100 Million, 10-Year Commitment

On June 5, Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand committed to donate $100 million over 10 years to directly impact the fight against systemic racism. These donations will focus on three priority areas: Social Justice: Seeking to increase civic engagement from the Black community to address issues that disproportionately affect them, such as voter suppression and criminal justice reform.  Economic Justice: Working to

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