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A still from Treno, a video installation about the Cauca River by the Colombian artist Clemencia Echeverri.

Published on August 2, 2015

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Fibers from the fique plant, dyed with natural pigments by artist Susana Mejia, are part of the Waterweavers exhibit. In the photo above, the fibers hang to dry in the Amazon jungle.

Published on August 2, 2015

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A traditional canoe covered with intricate beaded designs hangs in the gallery. This piece was created by artisans in a workshop founded by Jorge Lizarazo.

Published on August 2, 2015

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A woven fish trap by Abel Rodriguez hangs over artist Alberto Baraya's latex cast of a rubber tree.

Published on August 2, 2015

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Dyed figue fibers by Susana Mejia hang in the exhibit.

Published on August 2, 2015

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Artist Jorge Lizarazo reinterprets traditional Colombian weaving techniques in his pieces, like this area rug

Published on August 2, 2015

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Spanish designer Alvaro Catalan de Ocon taught Colombian artisans how to recycle plastic bottles into art using traditional weaving techniques. The sale of these lamps helps support local communities.

Published on August 2, 2015

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Once your duck is cooked, keep that fat pooling in your baking dish — it's great for frying up potatoes, or even chicken.

Published on August 2, 2015

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One of most important elements of this method of faking duck confit, says Lebovitz, is the baking dish. It's got to be small, so that the duck legs are pressed snugly together.

Published on August 2, 2015

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David Lebovitz and his counterfeit duck confit.

Published on August 2, 2015

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Traditional recipes for duck confit, or confit de canard, can require dozens of steps to prepare. David Lebovitz's fake take cuts the steps down to five.

Published on August 2, 2015

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Jericho the lion, right, seen here fighting with Cecil last year, was the subject of competing stories Saturday, as groups in Zimbabwe disagreed over whether he had been killed.

Published on August 1, 2015

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Flames from the Rocky Fire approach a house in Lower Lake, Calif., Friday. More than 5,000 firefighters are now battling large blazes in California; hundreds of residents are under evacuation orders in affected areas.

Published on August 1, 2015

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Kira Grunberg, seen here competing last summer, was severely injured in a training accident this week. Doctors say she is now a paraplegic.

Published on August 1, 2015

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Concerns about pollution in the waters around Rio have prompted the world sailing federation to take action ahead of next year's Olympic Games. Here, garbage is seen Bica Beach, on the banks of the Guanabara Bay, with the Sugar Loaf mountain in background, earlier this year.

Published on August 1, 2015

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Boosters of Kazakhstan's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics rally in Almaty as they wait for word of whether their city won. It didn't, forcing Kazakhstan back to the drawing board for ways to achieve international recognition.

Published on August 1, 2015

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Debris from an airplane that was found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion has been transported to France, where technicians will try to determine whether it is from a missing airliner, Flight MH370.

Published on August 1, 2015

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Refugees line up to apply for asylum at a reception center in Berlin, Germany. Figures released last week showed that about 180,000 asylum applications were filed in the first six months of 2015, more than twice as many as in the same period last year.

Published on August 1, 2015

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B.E.A.R.D. PAC is a nonpartisan superPAC that supports bearded candidates nationwide.

Published on August 1, 2015

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Demonstrators protested the death of Michael Brown on last summer in Ferguson, Mo., even as police sprayed pepper spray, shot smoke, gas and flash grenades.

Published on August 1, 2015

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