I’m not trying to reverse a decision that went against my point of view. I’m seeking a way to take a time out, which would allow us the opportunity to reevaluate what has occurred.”Jackson cited public safety concerns around the medians and their impact on emergency services vehicles and a sidewalk that is in the process of being funded. Those who live on and around Seminary Road have “anxiety and fear” after council made a decision that impacted the area in ways that were not intended, Jackson said.”If we don’t pause this today and continue to allow the construction to move forward, it will be too late,” Jackson continued.
The political risk for Rouhani is clear. Though accurate polling is a challenge in Iran, 72 percent of respondents to an April survey of more than 1,000 Iranians by the Toronto based IranPoll said they believed the nuclear deal had not improved the lives of ordinary people. Of those surveyed from across Iran, 54 percent said they “hardly get by” or found it “very difficult to get by.”.
“There is not just a bucket for craft objects and one for noncraft,” Padgett said. Padgett spoke of contemporary artists working within a tradition but altered, such as Steven Young Lee’s “Vase with Dragon” (2020), an exquisitely painted porcelain vessel that, in Padgett’s words, has been “exploded,” the clay ripped and folded over. There are works by artists who live and work in Arkansas, including wood sculptor Robyn Horn, basketmaker Leon Neihues and ceramicist Linda Lopez, and other pieces from the museum’s own collection, including the Bracken work, Ruth Asawa’s unparalleled wire form “Untitled (S.028, Hanging Four Lobed Continuous Form within a Form”), a Nick Cave soundsuit and Anne Lemarski’s “Tigris T 1” sculpture of a tiger balanced on a ball..
Italian born designer Anotnio Marras brought together the house’s Japanese and Italian influences, sending out tent dresses and sleeveless vests with billowing volumes in cherry blossom prints and Japanese wood cut designs. Pajama pants completed the rich layered looks, and models walked the catwalk in slippers with blocky lacquered wooden soles. The collection entitled “A Japanese in Sardinia” paid homage to the signature East meets West aesthetic of the founder while pushing the silhouette forward..
Swaminathan S Anklesaria Aiyar is consulting editor of The Economic Times. He has frequently been a consultant to the World Bank and Asian Development Bank. A popular columnist and TV commentator, Swami has been called “India’s leading economic journalist” by Stephen Cohen of the Brookings Institution.