In what might be the 21st century’s most original take on the concept, Belgian documentary photographer Alice Smeets teamed up with Haitian artist collective Atiz Resistanz (resistant artists) to turn Tarot’s mystical paintings from the Rider Waite Tarot deck–originally designed in 1919 by artist Pamela Colman Smith–into real life scenes, photographed in the island’s ghettos. The artists exployed a mix of found and custom-crafted objects, using everything from human skulls to gold-painted chalices. And the series doesn’t just live on the Internet, either–Smeets turned the photographs into an actual deck of Tarot cards, called the Ghetto Tarot, which you can purchase on Indiegogo. … [Read more...] about Haitian Artists Turn Mystical Tarot Paintings Into Real-Life Scenes
While Powell’s determination to normalise interest rates is commendable, the fact remains that the macro environment is anything but stable. Trade wars, Brexit, a slowing Chinese economy, geopolitics and a maverick US president are all risks. Tightening monetary policy in this environment will add to them.Get access to India's fastest growing financial subscriptions service Moneycontrol Pro for as little as Rs 599 for first year. Use the code "GETPRO". Moneycontrol Pro offers you all the information you need for wealth creation including actionable investment ideas, independent research and insights & analysis For more information, check out the Moneycontrol website or mobile app. … [Read more...] about Opinion | What spooked global markets?