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New ‘Star Wars’ Sequel Trilogy Posters Put Rey in the Center of the Frame

Last year, Australia-based artist Florey released a series of Star Wars posters through Bottleneck Gallery which focused on Luke Skywalker from the original trilogy. Now he’s back with a new batch of Star Wars sequel trilogy posters, and this time, the attention is squarely on Daisy Ridley‘s Rey. You might even say that they “have her back.” Check out the new posters (and their variants) below, get details about when they go on sale, and see a comparison between Florey’s previous Star Wars post...
Tags: Art, Movies, Australia, Lucasfilm, Daisy Ridley, Luke Skywalker, Rey, J J Abrams, Ridley, Florey, Star-Wars, Florey Screen

Collection of plant-based shirts raise awareness of endangered species

Sustainable design label PANGAIA has collaborated with eco-activist Nadya Hutagalung and artist Raku Inoue on a new, limited-edition capsule collection to raise awareness for five of the world’s most endangered species, including the Sumatran Elephant and Tapanuli Orangutan. The collection includes vibrant, hand-drawn images by Inoue that are printed on PANGAIA’s seaweed fiber T-shirts using natural dyes. PANGAIA has built a world-wide reputation for its commitment to designing functional, sust...
Tags: Asia, Design, Africa, Un, Kemp, Ridley, Sumatran, Inoue, Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme, Nadya Hutagalung, Raku Inoue, PANGAIA, Sumatran Rhinoceros Hutagalung, Nadya Hutagalung Raku Inoue

Baby turtles officially return to the beaches of Mumbai after largest beach clean up in history

Olive Ridley baby turtles have officially returned to the beaches of Mumbai, and it is all because one of the world’s largest beach clean-up efforts. Last summer, conservationists watched as over 80 baby turtles made their way across Mumbai’s Versova Beach, which was previously home to a massive garbage heap. “I had tears in my eyes when I saw them walking towards the ocean,” Afroz Shah, an activist in Mumbai, shared. Related: Plastic pollution is causing reproductive problems for ocean wildlif...
Tags: Design, News, Animals, Ocean, Plastic, United Nations, Landfill, Waste, Mumbai, Trash, Garbage, Shah, Ridley, Sea Turtles, Baby Turtles, Afroz Shah

India plans to eliminate single-use plastic by 2022

Big news from India: the country aims to abolish single-use plastic in about four years. Prime minister Narendra Modi announced the goal on World Environment Day, and The Guardian said it’s the most ambitious commitment out of the actions to combat plastic pollution happening in 60 nations. The move could dramatically reduce the flow of plastic from 1.3 billion people. India is resisting plastic pollution with what United Nations Environment head Erik Solheim called a phenomenal commitment. Th...
Tags: Design, India, Narendra Modi, United Nations, Kenya, Mumbai, Modi, Ridley, Erik Solheim, DepositPhotos, UN Environment, Afroz Shah, United Nations Environment

Turtle hatchlings spotted on Mumbai beach for the first time in nearly 20 years

Plastic and trash used to pile five feet high in some spots on Versova Beach in Mumbai, India, but in 2015, local lawyer Afroz Shah launched what the United Nations described as the “world’s largest beach cleanup project” — and people recently spotted Olive Ridley turtle hatchlings there. The Independent and The Guardian said it’s the first time turtle hatchlings have been glimpsed on the beach in years. Week 127 . Fantastic news for Mumbai . We got back Olive Ridley Sea Turtle after 20 years. ...
Tags: Design, United Nations, The Guardian, Guardian, Mumbai, Shah, Ridley, Erik Solheim, Mumbai India, International Union, Olive Ridley, UN Environment, Versova, Afroz Shah, Versova Beach, Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

How Ridley Scott's Team Erased Kevin Spacey From A Film And Edited In Christopher Plummer

When allegations of sexual abuse and harassment by Spacey came out in the fall, he became PR poison, and all Hollywood ran the other way. Sony was inclined to withdraw the planned Christmas release All the Money in the World, in which Spacey played the late billionaire J. Paul Getty III - until director Ridley […]
Tags: Art, Hollywood, Media, Sony, Kevin Spacey, Ridley Scott, Ridley, Spacey, Christopher Plummer, J Paul Getty III, 12.13.17

The Ghost Train – all aboard for the world’s scariest play

Two new productions of Arnold Ridley’s drama about travellers stuck in a haunted railway station prove this 1923 comedy thriller hasn’t run out of steamWhat is the greatest stage ghost story of all time? Most people’s vote might go to The Woman in Black; though even old potboilers such as Gaslight can be quite chilling when the lights begin to flicker, and Conor McPherson’s supernatural dramas generate a genuine frisson.My choice, however, would have to be The Ghost Train, a comedy thriller writ...
Tags: Theatre, Culture, Stage, Royal Exchange, St Martin, Ridley, Walmington, Arnold Ridley, Conor McPherson, Sea Home Guard

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