From big deal Seattle Art Museum shows to indie songs about sandworms and monsters, these cultural outings are a great escape from the rain. Angela Sterling. Lang and Jane Lang Davis Collection. One is a silk-screened double portrait by Andy Warhol of a smiling Jane Lang, commissioned in the s. The other, to its right, is a convivial Alice Neel painting of Richard Lang, who is pictured in front of a large abstract painting by Franz Kline which the Langs also owned. They had taste — and the guts to commission and buy work from New York City artists well before the names alone would pull in astounding prices at auction.
Thomas Dausgaard conducts Seattle Symphony
He is known for his work writing and illustrating more than 60 books under the pen name Dr. His work includes many of the most popular children's books of all time, selling over million copies and being translated into more than 20 languages by the time of his death. Geisel adopted the name "Dr. Seuss" as an undergraduate at Dartmouth College and as a graduate student at Lincoln College, Oxford. He left Oxford in to begin his career as an illustrator and cartoonist for Vanity Fair , Life , and various other publications. During World War II , he took a brief hiatus from children's literature to illustrate political cartoons, and he also worked in the animation and film department of the United States Army where he wrote, produced or animated many productions including Design for Death , which later won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. He published over 60 books during his career, which have spawned numerous adaptations , including 11 television specials, five feature films, a Broadway musical , and four television series.
Kick-Ass is a black comedy superhero film directed by Matthew Vaughn from a screenplay by Jane Goldman and Vaughn. It tells the story of an ordinary teenager, Dave Lizewski Aaron Johnson , who sets out to become a real-life superhero , calling himself "Kick-Ass". Despite having generated some controversy for its profanity and violence performed by a child, Kick-Ass was well received by both critics and audiences. The film has gained a strong cult following since its release on DVD and Blu-ray. A sequel , written and directed by Jeff Wadlow and produced by Vaughn, was released in August , with Johnson, Mintz-Plasse, and Moretz reprising their roles.
Following a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries take the ultimate gamble, venturing into the quarantine zone to pull off the greatest heist ever attempted. Bly Tanaka : [after deatiling the plan] Easy peasy Japanese-y. Dieter : Sorry, sir, we're not allowed to say that anymore. It's "lemon squeezy" now. Bly Tanaka : Yeah, but I'm Marianne Peters : I think it's fine if he's Japanese-y. Bly Tanaka : As you wish. Easy peasy Sign In. Play trailer