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Freddie’s Flowers raises £3.7m in four weeks

Flower delivery group Freddie’s Flowers has raised £3.7m from customers and new investors in four weeks to ramp up its online expansion.  The company launched its first ‘flower bond’ on October 5.  The funding round closes on November 17, and the group has already surpassed its initial target to raise …

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Evoking Historical Struggles, Hank Willis Thomas Examines the

“If the Leader Only Knew” (2014). All images © Hank Willis Thomas, shared with permission Through his bronze sculptures and public installations, Hank Willis Thomas (previously) examines history’s repetitions. The Brooklyn-based artist critically considers identity, social justice, and pop culture by visually weaving together the remains of the past that …

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Textural Sculptures by Artist Jessica Drenk Use Junk Mail, Book Pages,

“Dendrite” (2019), Q-tips and plaster. All images © Jessica Drenk, courtesy of Galleri Urbane, shared with permission Montana-born artist Jessica Drenk (previously) employs simple materials, like shopping flyers and standard No. 2 pencils, to create organic sculptures that are chaotic and arresting explorations of the substances themselves. Bundled Q-tips spread …

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