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Russell Smith

Russell Smith

Russell Smith

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Russell Smith's most recent novel, Girl Crazy, is currently being adapted for cinema for New Real Films of Toronto. He is a co-founder of the online men's magazine DailyXY.com.

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Close encounters of the artistic kind: a clash of principles and perviness Russell Smith
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Opinion
Why digital accessibility won’t herald a new era of art appreciation Russell Smith
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In Black Mirror’s Metalhead, scary robots and art come together Russell Smith
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Opera without ornament brings this most secret of pleasures to astonished newcomers
Opinion
What did Milo Yiannopoulos’s book editor expect? Russell Smith
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A century later, Marcel Duchamp's Fountain continues to beguile the art world Russell Smith
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Opinion
Why is privilege suddenly sexy? Russell Smith
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Review: The abstract staying power of ‘new music’ Subscriber content
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Biographer Walter Isaacson explains what made Leonardo da Vinci a genius Subscriber content
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How conservative tradition became the French language’s talon d’Achille Russell Smith
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Good art by bad people: Why it shouldn’t be thrown away Russell Smith
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Sale of Da Vinci painting sparks $450-million culture question Russell Smith
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Annie Leibovitz shares the stories behind Portraits 2005-2016
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Let’s stop pretending academic artspeak reflects actual research Russell Smith
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Theatre Review
Review: Soundstreams goes cerebral, to haunting effect
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The frightening truth about Canadian alt-pop
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Why it’s hard not to love the dream-like magic of opera
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Snapchat exhibits art that isn’t actually there Russell Smith
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How Marcel Proust's media manipulation hinted at a future of unscrupulous self-promotion Russell Smith
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OPINION
The problem with everyone taking the same selfie Russell Smith
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