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Leonard Nimoy, world famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek', dies

...played Israeli leader Golda Meir's husband opposite Ingrid Bergman in the TV drama A Woman Called Golda and Vincent van Gogh in Vincent, a one-man stage show on the life of the troubled painter. He continued to work well into his 70s, playing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/leonard-nimoy-word-famous-mr
Notable Deaths of 2014

...author who wrote the Pulitzer Prize winning biography on painter Jackson Pollock and the definitive biography on Vincent Van Gogh. He spent the past 25 years devoted to historic preservation and cultural enhancement in Aiken.TERRY SAMSAPRIL 11Known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/notable-deaths-2014
It comes with the terror-tory

...Muslims to murder The Satanic Verses author Salman Rushdie. It's reminiscent of the assassination of Dutch filmmaker Theo van Gogh, who was killed on an Amsterdam street in 2004 by a Dutch-Moroccan Muslim incensed by his short film Submission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-07/it-comes-terror-tory
The real war on women

...drawing attention to the plight of Muslim women in the short film Submission ? a film for which her friend, director Theo van Gogh, was assassinated in 2004 by a Muslim radical ? she was subjected to castigation, harassment and death threats.Ultra-liberal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-10/real-war-women
Pulitzer Prize winner Gregory White Smith dead at 62

...the definitive biography on Vincent Van Gogh and who spent the past 25 years devoted...ground-breaking expose on the life of Van Gogh, which took 10 years to complete.Van Gogh: The Life was published in 2011 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-10/pulitzer-prize-winner-gregory
Yoga instructor's mat helps beginners learn poses

...DVDs already on the market."I was thinking about a paint-by-number kit where you don't need to be Picasso or van Gogh, you just follow what they tell you and you'll come out with something," she said. "I just wanted something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-03-20/yoga-instructors-mat-helps-beginner
Beautiful songs live in my head

...American Pie is a wonderful song, but even it is topped by another song on Don McLean's album. Vincent tells of Van Gogh and Starry Night, his best-known painting: "Now I think I know, what you tried to say to me, how you suffered for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-09/beautiful-songs-live-my-head
Writing sequels presents unique challenges, Augusta authors say

...structure."The best novels I can recall have thematic conclusions and the words, 'The End,'" he said."It's like Joni Mitchell once said in front of a live audience, 'Nobody ever asked Van Gogh to paint Starry Night again.'"

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2013-09-19/writing-sequels-presents
Amsterdam's beauty is freely enjoyable

...magnificent Rijksmuseum after 10 years of renovations and, after a shorter facelift, the May 1 reopening of the neighboring Van Gogh Museum. You must pay to get into those museums, but most of downtown Amsterdam looks like an open-air museum, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-04-13/amsterdams-beauty-freely-enjoyable
School leaders at Jenkins White hope innovation leads to academic growth

...the Atlanta Ballet or a museum.Art teacher Jennifer McDaniel, whose classroom is decorated with vocabulary words and Van Gogh sketches, said the art integration is one way to expand students' cultural awareness, even if they can't make it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-10-20/school-leaders-jenkins-wh