Episode 4: Alexander McQueen, 25 Nationalities within the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Cave Art Paintings of the Niaux Cave.

Jun 14, 11:28 PM
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Episode 4: Alexander McQueen, 25 Nationalities within the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Cave Art Paintings of the Niaux Cave.

The Figure is a weekly podcast in which we figure out people, numbers and images of the past, present and future, exploring each with an open mind. Hosted by Georgia Parkin and Charlotte Lorimer.

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#JusticeForNoura Petition

https://www.change.org/p/justice-for-noura-maritalrape-deathsentence-sudan

Shame(less) Love Island: 

http://www.itv.com/loveisland

Sikh soldier becomes first to wear turban for trooping the colour, Nadia Khomami

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/trooping-the-colour-coldstream-guards-sikh-charanpreet-singh-lall-first-turban-a8390806.html

Sugar Tax explained by the BBC:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43659124

Figure 1: Alexander McQueen

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty becomes the V&A's most popular exhibition ever, Bibby Sowray

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/fashion/events/alexander-mcqueen-savage-beauty-breaks-ticket-records-at-v-and-a/

“When I am dead and gone people will know that the 21st century was started by Alexander McQueen” - Review of the V&A Exhibition ‘Savage Beauty,’ Charlotte Lorimer

https://mapmemories.wordpress.com/2015/06/28/alexander-mcqueen/

McQueen, directed by Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6510332/

Alexander McQueen's Successor Sarah Burton on Taking the Brand Beyond Its Dark Past

https://www.vogue.com/article/designer-sarah-burton-alexander-mcqueen-history-future-of-brand

The Business of Fashion Podcast: Inside the Alexander McQueen Documentary

https://www.businessoffashion.com/articles/podcasts/the-bof-podcast-inside-the-alexander-mcqueen-documentary

Genius, Beauty & Perversity: The Alexander McQueen Film Is No Fashion Puff Piece, Charlotte Gush

https://www.refinery29.uk/alexander-mcqueen-film

Alexander McQueen, Designer, Dead at 40. 

https://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/12/fashion/12mcqueen.html

Figure 2: 25 Nationalities are represented in the London Philharmonic Orchestra

BBC presenter Andrew McGregor interviews Vladimir Jurowski, conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra 

https://www.chandos.net/chanimages/Booklets/LP1010.pdf

The Benefits And Shortcomings Of Blind Hiring In The Recruitment Process, John Feldmann

https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbeshumanresourcescouncil/2018/04/03/the-benefits-and-shortcomings-of-blind-hiring-in-the-recruitment-process/#57e430df38a3

How blind auditions help orchestras to eliminate gender bias, Curt Rice

https://www.theguardian.com/women-in-leadership/2013/oct/14/blind-auditions-orchestras-gender-bias

Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking, Malcolm Gladwell

https://www.amazon.com/Blink-Power-Thinking-Without/dp/0316010669

Blink and The Wisdom of Crowds, Malcolm Gladwell

http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/thebookclub/features/2005/blinkandthewisdomofcrowds/thebiasesanddelusionsofexperts.html?via=gdpr-consent

The Musicians of the LPO:

https://www.lpo.org.uk/about/musician-biographies/

TED talk: Your body language shapes who you are, Amy Cuddy

https://www.ted.com/talks/amycuddyyourbodylanguageshapeswhoyouare

Figure 3: Cave Art Paintings of the Niaux Cave

The Palaeolithic Rock Art in France

http://www.bradshawfoundation.com/niaux/

The Oldest Art ever discovered: Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka

https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/925

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