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In this image: A master artisan in the Eli Wilner & Company studio hand-carves lengths of ripple molding for a large Dutch-style frame being created for a painting by Joseph Wolf in the collection of the National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson, WY.
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Actor Kayli Carter attends MoMA's Contenders screening of "Private Life" at MoMA Titus One on December 12, 2018 in New York City. Lars Niki/Getty Images for MoMA The Contenders/AFP
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French architect Jean Nouvel gives a press conference during the presentation of the National Museum of Qatar's project on December 12, 2018 at the Cartier Foundation in Paris. STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN / AFP
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Members of Dance Centre Kenya (DCK) make their final costume checks in the stage wing during a production of the 'Nutcracker', a ballet primarily performed during the Christmas period as their fourth annual show, along with the Nairobi Philharmonic Orchestra playing the score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky at the National theater in Nairobi, on December 2, 2018. DCK, founded by a few passionate families in early 2015, teach over 600 students at 3 studios in Nairobi, and provides lessons based on the Royal Academy of Dance Syllabus. Selected students in various schools and slums receive scholarships to promote developing their talents. Yasuyoshi CHIBA / AFP
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A man poses for a photograph besides a sculpture of the Queen's head by Italian artist Matt Marga (doctored with a Brexit slogan) at a pro-Brexit demonstration promoted by UKIP (United Kingdom Independence Party) in central London on December 9, 2018. Adrian DENNIS / AFP
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US sculptor Rich Varano poses in front of a nativity scene made with sand at Piazza San Pietro in The Vatican, on December 6, 2018. The Nativity Scene of the Vatican this Christmas will be built from sand and sculpted by international artists. Tiziana FABI / AFP
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In this file photo taken on November 26, 2018 a mammoth sculpture is seen in front of the Melnikov Permafrost Institute in the eastern Siberian city of Yakutsk. Mladen ANTONOV / AFP
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This picture taken on December 7, 2018 shows Todaiji Temple, which was built in 8th century and houses the Great Buddha statue (Daibutsu), in Nara. Behrouz MEHRI / AFP
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This picture taken on December 7, 2018 shows the 15-meter-tall Great Buddha statue (Daibutsu), which was built in 752 AD, at Todaiji Temple in Nara. Behrouz MEHRI / AFP
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A view of a statue of Russian writer and dissident Alexander Solzhenitsyn during its unveiling ceremony in Moscow on December 11, 2018. December 11 marks the 100th anniversary of Solzhenitsyn's birth. Alexander Zemlianichenko / POOL / AFP