New Artwork Installation Comes to Marshalltown Performing Arts Center | News, Sports, Jobs

CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS — Piece by artist Stephen Johnson before it was painted. It will arrive in Marshalltown next week and is expected to be installed at the Marshalltown Performing Arts Center. The Marshalltown Performing Arts Center Foundation and the Marshalltown Community School District/High School, in partnership …

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Brett Whiteley’s sudden death stuns the art world

At 21, Whiteley obtained a travel grant and traveled to Italy before settling in Great Britain in 1961, where he exhibited in a survey of recent Australian painting at the Whitechapel Gallery, in the company of Sidney Nolan, Arthur Boyd and Russell Drysdale (a painting was immediately purchased by the …

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How bipartisan gun control talks actually succeeded

Jtime is the enemy gun control laws, any lawyer will tell you. The outcry for tougher gun laws has always been loudest during times of national horror, in the hours and days after a massacre, when anger is high and the anguish of survivors and grieving families fill the airwaves. …

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Abstract works by Anne Marchand on July 30 at IMAS

LEFT; Anne MarchandMirror, 2016. 72 x 72, acrylic, ink, marker, beads, latex, bark and fabric on canvas. RIGHT; Anne Marchand, Unity, 2018. 70 x 62, acrylic and latex on canvas. Images courtesy of IMAS – Advertising – Texas Border Affairs McAllen, TX- The International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS) …

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Who really pays with buy now, pay later companies like Klarna and Affirm: NPR

CHERYL W THOMPSON, HOST: If you’ve shopped online recently, you might have seen an option that would let you pay some now and the rest later, interest-free. Buy now, pay later Businesses have exploded in popularity during the pandemic. Klarna, Afterpay and Affirm are just a few of them. Now …

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The Best Artist Biopics, Ranked

From Van Gogh’s famous “Starry Night“At Frida Kahlo’s”The two Fridas“, more often than not, we find ourselves contemplating these works of art without any idea of ​​their meaning. Each artist has his own reason for his creations, and these reasons arise from his subjective experiences. Thus, learning more about life …

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Literacy underpins the most spied on state in the world

Before progressive causes became the domain of the professional middle class, writers and artists looked to socialism for ideological comfort. Sadly, no society has lived up to the utopian hopes of equality and collective wealth that have filled thousands of books and inspired countless works of art. The most ambitious …

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Freddie Mercury’s ‘priceless’ stamp collection will be celebrated | Freddie Mercury

All Queen fans know how much Freddie Mercury enjoyed riding his bike, but fewer know about the flamboyant singer’s other great childhood hobby: collecting stamps. Today, for the first time, the Postal Museum is displaying one of Mercury’s “priceless” collector’s albums – its value is enhanced by the fact that …

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LOUD AND LIVE & PRIMO ENTERTAINMENT PARTNER AROUND IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES

The partnership will focus on Frida Kahlo – The Life of an Icon Immersive biography, a national tour that begins in Montreal MIAMI, June 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Primo Entertainment and Loud And Live announce their partnership around the development and production of Frida Kahlo – The Life of an …

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School status during the pandemic predicted parental resilience

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 public domain Parents accustomed to homeschooling felt more resilient during the COVID-19 pandemic than those whose public school children were suddenly housebound, according to a Rice University study. This was especially true for home-schooled parents who remained physically active. But those who experienced increased stress because students were …

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Lawsuit challenging Trump Tower Black Lives Matter mural dismissed

A judge has upheld the previous dismissal of a lawsuit brought by a group of conservative women against a Black Lives Matter mural, painted in large-scale yellow lettering on the street outside New York’s Trump Tower. The mural was created in July 2020 on the Fifth Avenue roadway directly across …

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Cost of living crisis: Glasgow 4th hardest hit city in UK

Glasgow residents are among the hardest hit in the UK by the cost of living crisis, a study has found. Register to our GlasgowWorld Today newsletter Food, energy and fuel prices have all skyrocketed in recent months, leaving people struggling with ever-larger bills and leading them to seek cost-cutting measures. …

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Wolves have been in talks to sign the striker but must pay £18m to beat AC Milan

Photo by Pascal Della Zuana/Icon Sport via Getty Images Wolverhampton Wanderers will have to pay £18m to reunite Bruno Lage with Shakhtar Donetsk striker Pedrinho in the Premier League, Brazilian journalist Jorge Nicola has claimed on his YouTube channel. Last season, only three teams in England’s top flight scored fewer …

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The French grandfather of street art, Jacques Villeglé, dies at 96

Published on: 06/08/2022 – 15:21 French “grandfather” of street art, Jacques Villeglé died at the age of 96. He was known for his work reusing damaged posters that he collected and which have been displayed in museums around the world. “It is with great sadness that we learned of the …

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The MeToo film movement moves from rhetoric to action

Published on: 08/06/2022 – 07:52 Paris (AFP)- As the MeToo movement evolves, the film industry is looking for practical ways to ensure that its opposition to harassment and abuse translates into tangible improvements. Campaign group Time’s Up UK is the latest to come up with a concrete initiative, announcing plans …

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The Derbyshire drug addict has taken out £55,000 in loans on behalf of loved ones

Chris Flitter, 42, told unsuspecting victims he needed their bank details to transfer funds – but then used them to apply for more than 25 loans and transferred money to his own account. In total, the defendant tried to borrow over £200,000, but many of his requests from lenders were …

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World’s first immersive adventure in Indigenous art and culture

Grande Experiences, creators and producers of Van Gogh Alive, partner of the National Museum in a new digital experience A unique Indigenous cultural event that takes visitors on a journey through land, water and sky opens at the National Museum of Australia in Canberra on Wednesday June 8, 2022. Connection: …

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Birmingham Festival 2022 will host sports-inspired performances, films and visual arts installations

As Birmingham and the West Midlands prepare for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, the Birmingham 2022 Festival is hosting a range of performances, films and visual art installations, all inspired by sport. Until September 30, the Birmingham Festival 2022 is the biggest cultural celebration ever in the region, as well …

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A Barbershop financial management app relies on Bond for BaaS and i2c for payments

NEW YORK, NY – Photo by Bill Tompkins/Getty Images Astor Place Hairstylists. Getty Images Hair salons may not seem like a huge market, but the country has around 130,000 of them, and 20,000 use a hair salon management system called Squire. It handles online bookings, sends reminders to customers when …

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A chance to prove himself: Webb leads all-county football team, eagerly awaits opportunity at next level – Reuters

By David Shaw For the Salisbury post SALISBURY — As long as there is tomorrow, today is a starting point. That’s the spirit forward Sutton Webb brought to her final season of women’s soccer with the Salisbury Hornets this spring. Three months, 17 wins and a dizzying tally of goals …

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What we’re reading today: From zero to birth: how the human brain is built

DUBAI: Elisa Sednaoui can now add the best-selling author to her growing curriculum vitae. Shortly after the Egyptian-Italian-French model, filmmaker and humanitarian published her first book, ‘Nobody Can Make You Feel Bad Without Your Permission’ earlier this month, it became an instant bestseller. in Italy. The 34-year-old co-wrote the book …

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WA Symphony Orchestra and Asher Fisch play Haydn, Beethoven and Brahms at the Perth Concert Hall

A sense of nostalgia with a hint of mystery hung over the concert hall on Friday for the WA Symphony Orchestra’s star work, Haydn’s Sinfonia concertante. Four of WASO’s principal musicians – Liz Chee (oboe), Jane Kircher-Lindner (bassoon), Semra Lee-Smith (violin) and Eve Silver (cello) – were featured as soloists, …

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Highlights of Jill Magi’s “The Weft in Pencil” Exhibition

Retrospective of Lebanese-American artist Etel Adnan opens at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam DUBAI: What do Vincent van Gogh and Etel Adnan have in common? The iconic Dutch artist was born in the Netherlands in 1853, the Lebanese-American artist and writer Adnan was born in Beirut under French mandate …

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2022-06-02 | NDAQ:EA | Press release

Impact every play on both sides of the ball with the pitchMEANING™ Game system that gives players more control‘ Hands to create realistic results in Madden NFL 23 WATCH: Madden NFL 23 Reveal Trailer Madden NFL 23 launches worldwide on August 19; Available for Pre order now After #MaddenDay, which …

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City Life Org – Times Square Arts presents LaJuné McMillian’s motion portraits for June Midnight Moment

The artist uses VR technology and motion capture data to create individual video portraits in an archive of black dance culture Times Square Artsthe largest public platform for contemporary performance and visual arts, is pleased to present Motion Portraits by artist LaJune McMillian for the month of June as part …

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What to do now: May 31

Summer has unofficially begun and if you’re staying in town, there are plenty of extracurricular activities and events to keep you busy. Check out two new exhibits from Cal Academy that are suitable for all ages, or head out for a fun adults-only evening with art made with Legos. Performances, …

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MW | whitehot contemporary art magazine

ThisPlay, exhibition view at Arter, 2022. Photos: Orhan Cem Çetin. ThisPlay Artery From February 17 to April 9, 2022 By ZOË HOPKINSJune 2022 Who could the contemporary surrealists be? In Istanbul, Turkey, Arter may have found the answer to this question. Spilling over walls, ceilings and corners, over several floors, …

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Young activists create Asian American history lesson to fight racism

Placeholder while loading article actions “Education is so important to creating change and fighting racism,” said 14-year-old Mina Fedor. “But there are so few [taught] in schools about AAPI [Asian American and Pacific Islander] the history and contributions of Asian Americans. An organization founded by Mina last year called AAPI …

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Fintechs increase exposure to gig economy workers as inflation increases demand for loans

Fintechs and payday lenders are aggressively lending to gig economy workers even as banks and large non-bank financial corporations (NBFCs) become more conservative in the space. Fintech lenders saw demand for food and grocery delivery managers with various app-based platforms jump up to 40% in Q4FY22, industry executives said. Higher …

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Athlon & Ryzen 5 series for socket FT6, 2 RDNA 2 compute units, up to 32 GB LPDDR5, 4 PCIe Gen 3 lanes

AMD’s Mendocino APU specs that would cover the entry-level Athlon & Ryzen 5 laptop segment have been leaked on the Chiphell forums. Leaked AMD Mendocino APU specs: up to 4 Zen 2 CPU cores, 2 RDNA 2 compute units, 32GB LPDDR5 memory and 4 PCIe Gen 3 lanes Announced at …

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Abrazo Queer Tango in Berkeley is part of a global movement

Instructor Mira Barakat and Abrazo Queer Tango organizer Karen Lubisch dance at Finnish Hall on May 15, 2022. Credit: Kelly Sullivan On a recent Sunday afternoon at Finnish Hall, tango teacher Mira Barakat demonstrated a connection exercise designed to help students better respond to their partner’s movements. “Leaders, hands up,” …

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Traders accuse council bosses of ‘cheating’ City over £1 market deal

Liverpool Council have been accused of ‘misleading the city’ over a deal in which they claimed to have taken control of the city’s markets for £1. In 2016 the council bought Geraud Markets Liverpool Ltd, the company that ran the city’s markets. At the time, the board said it only …

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Van Gogh’s ear and six other good things

1. Van Gogh’s ear at Van Gogh’s Van Gogh’s Restaurant (334 E Commercial St, Springfield) is a delicious Orecchiette pasta with broccoli and smoked sausage, tossed in a lemon, garlic and anchovy sauce with grated Dutch cheese and a pesto finish. 2. Guacamole Norteno at Catrina’s Modern Mexican Restaurant (2925 …

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‘Stri aa Aaig’, a realistic portrayal of life in the Mithila region of Nepal

Amarendra Yadav, a well-known Maithili literary figure, has been active in Maithili literary activities for almost two and a half decades. He recently wrote ‘Stri aa Aaig’ (The Woman and the Fire), a collection of poems which won the 2020 Nepal Bidyapati Maithili Pandulipi (Manuscript) Prize. The collection of forty-two …

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The Coral Gables Museum exhibits contemporary Ukrainian art

“The Deity of Chill” by Yana Bystrova is on display at the Coral Gables Museum for an exhibition of Ukrainian art made just before and after the fall of the Soviet Union. Bystrova, who is originally from Kyiv and now lives in Paris, said she is happy that American audiences …

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Meet a CEO: Marcus Lasarow of CashD

We caught up with Marcus Lasarow, Founder and CEO of FinTech startup CashD, a company that helps Australian businesses reduce employee turnover through innovative payroll solutions. We talked about the disconnect between payroll and workforce management, B2B solutions, and the importance of retaining long-term employees. Marcus, you have 20 years …

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Live events emerge from the pandemic, jump into an immersive future

Getty One look at the crowded polo grounds at the recent Coachella Music and Arts Festival was enough to verify that live events are making a comeback after two years of pandemic cancellations, hiatuses and delays. Here, at the start of the traditional summer music festival season, fans are making …

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Core Dance’s Sue Schroeder is embarking on an ambitious new creative project in Poland

Schroeder’s title is Founding Director of Creativity, which currently encompasses a myriad of responsibilities – bringing artists together, researching communist repatriation funding, hiring photographers and videographers, arranging water, food and glamping style tents and explaining to the Polish team what mulch is. “Mulch is not a thing there,” says Schroeder. …

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Warning from Martin Lewis to tax credits, income support and other legacy benefit seekers

The government plans to transfer all former benefit claimants to Universal Credit. The move has left those receiving the payments worried about whether or not they will be in a more difficult financial situation. However, they will have no choice in the matter whether they lose money or not and …

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Immersive experience open until June 25 in Augusta

Residents of the Augusta area can now view Vincent Van Gogh’s masterpieces through an experiential and modern platform. Beyond Van Gogh: the Immersive Experience is on view at James Brown Arena in downtown Augusta through June 25. The exhibition uses high-tech projectors to create huge multi-dimensional images of Van Gogh’s …

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Conversations between friends: the frustrating awkwardness of a high-profile series | Television

IIt was always unlikely Conversations with Friends, the new Hulu and BBC adaptation of Sally Rooney’s debut novel, could repeat Normal People’s crush. This latest show, another Hulu/BBC production based on Rooney’s best-selling second novel and released in April 2020, was the rare combination of the right material, the right …

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Mexican artists and designers take over Rockefeller Center

Most New Yorkers aren’t fazed. But when Brian Thoreen told a group of locals that he and a crew of construction people were lifting and pushing with forklifts right in the center of Rockefeller Center, they gasped. On Tuesday May 10, the artist and design dealer stayed up until 4 …

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What you should do if your parents don’t want to cut funding to cover your own education |

What you should do if your parents don’t want to cut funding to cover your own education If parents are involved in privacy, ask them for confidentiality of student information, including financial aid software, try to protect them through your Family Education Rights and Privacy Work (FERPA ). In particular, …

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Theater troupe to host the second season of entertainment | Community

A relatively new theater company in Norman is excited about its spring and summer season. Already in its season, Co.llective Arts Productions (Co.Arts) will host two full productions over the next two months, as well as several staged readings. Five students and alumni of the University of Oklahoma School of …

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Shobhaa De on Tasneem Zakaria Mehta, the indomitable art historian

The first day of the launch of Tasneem Zakaria Mehta’s labor of love, a massive tome titled Mumbai: A City Through Objects – 101 Stories from Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum, turned into a huge disappointment for the Managing Director ( Tasneem) of this gem of a museum. Sheikh Khalifa …

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LEGO announces Vincent van Gogh

If you’re broke and can’t afford a painting created by Vincent Van Gogh (how downgraded of you), LEGO has the next best thing. The legendary toy makers have announced plans to partner with the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York to bring LEGO fans an experience like never …

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Financial literacy courses could become a requirement in Montana schools next year | Montana News

When Butte resident Mike Paffhausen graduated from Carroll College in 2009, he received a thin, purple school book that he says changed his life. It was called “Life After Graduation: Your Guide to Success”. Paffhausen then made a to-do list on a few blank pages at the back of the …

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with a new Filipino President, we ask what happened to the Van Gogh family?

With the election this month of Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr as President of the Philippines, questions are being raised about the Van Gogh that once belonged to his parents. Her father, also named Ferdinand, was deposed as president in 1986 and died three years later, while her mother Imelda is …

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10 Hilarious WWE 2k22 Glitches Found So Far

After a year-long hiatus, WWE and 2k Games developed the final installment of the WWE 2k series on March 8, 2022. The previous installment in the series, WWE 2k20, was rejected by fans, largely due to of a number of game-glitches ranging from mildly amusing drops to game-breaking crashes. Fan …

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Pokras Lampas, Founder of the Calligrafuturism Movement, Joins XDAO as Artistic Director

XDAO XDAO is embarking on a major collaboration with leading contemporary artist and influencer, Pokras Lampas, joining the company as Artistic Director. We hope our collaboration will initiate further collaborations, as Web 3.0 must evolve in step with popular culture, enabling interaction between advanced technology and end users. — Pokras …

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Top 10 Nonfiction Books from the Library Archive

Your trusty archivist has a week off, mostly to read. So I thought why not share some of the non-fiction books that fill my tilting libraries. E-books are great, but there’s just something about the feel of a book and the ability to write in the margins. I divide my …

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Retired four-star general thinks video game footage is Ukraine-Russia conflict

Retired four-star general and MSNBC contributor Barry R. McCaffrey tweeted what he assumed were footage of the Ukraine-Russia conflict – only to realize it was actually footage from a video game. On Monday evening, McCaffrey, 79, wrote in a now-deleted tweet: “Russian planes are getting pinned down by UKR missile …

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The challenge of making art in a culture that depreciates it

In the background of this slow surrender looms the election of Donald Trump – “our mad leader,” Fields calls him. Maksik convincingly captures New York’s posthumous sentiment after the 2016 election, at least among many in the media class; he opens the book in “this dark season, in this terrible …

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Marriott and Yahoo launch guest media network

Today, in the connected economy, hotel chain Marriott is partnering with Yahoo to launch a media network that enables advertisers to reach customers with targeted ads. Additionally, Uber is unveiling several new ride-sharing features and Plaid is partnering with VGS to provide tokenization services. Marriott Launches Media Network That Helps …

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ISE 2022 review: Pro-AV is back in the sun | Industry trends

The numbers were down, to 43,691 (from 81,000 in 2019), not that you can see in crowded theaters. “We are short of about 300 Chinese customers and a few Americans due to [US AV trade show] InfoComm being so close to ISE this year,” said Mike Blackman, general manager, Integrated …

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Most Popular Annual Non-Disney Animated Film of the 2010s, According to Letterboxd

After the success of toy storythe trend of computer-animated films slowly made its way to mainstream audiences throughout the 2000s, and the release of The princess and the Frog in 2009 marked Disney’s last 2D animated film. This meant big changes in the 2010s. Major studios entered the new decade …

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Who was Georges Seurat? Learn about the artist who invented Pointillism

By the late 1800s, the art had changed dramatically. Instead of submitting to the ideals set by the Paris Salon, radical artists began to create and exhibit rejected paintings that captured fleeting moments. These artists – who would become known as the Impressionists – fueled a wave of innovation among …

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Opening of the Banksy fashion show in Minneapolis

The images on the walls of the Lighthouse Art Space in Minneapolis are familiar to anyone who has followed the art world in recent years. “They are very recognizable. And, of course, they are bold,” said Nick Harkin, representative of the Art of Banksy show. He says that as a …

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The J. Mackey Gallery will present “The Art of Arthur Pinajian”

No. 347 | 1982; Oil on canvas 25 x 29 in. EAST HAMPTON, NY – J. Mackey Gallery in East Hampton is pleased to present “The Art of Arthur Pinajian”. The exhibition includes previously unseen and rare works by the 20th century artist who rose from obscurity to fame. Pinajian …

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3 reasons why you should invest in travel

You may have heard people say that buying travel is the only way to get rich. It seems totally wrong at first, but you probably understand the wisdom behind the words on deeper thought. Traveling is a financial liability, an expense that reduces your money and your assets. However, small …

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‘Banksy’ is here, but not everyone in the Minneapolis arts community is happy about it

At a large warehouse in northeast Minneapolis, visitors are invited to zigzag down a winding hallway, following a trail of red dots on the floor to a series of galleries. The walls are black, with sarcastic anti-capitalist quotes printed in white. There’s even a selfie-friendly photo shoot at the end. …

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Prasi: An Ancient Balinese Miniature Art Form Goes Contemporary

Richard Horstman (Jakarta Post) Denpasar ● Thu 12 May 2022 2022-05-12 09:00 0 53ea05b5fe2e13733519dbf4e3098f67 1 Art & Culture prasi, arts-and-culture, crafts, Balinese-art, lontar, heritage, bali, traditional-arts Free Dating from the 16and century, the tradition of tracing sheets with cultural knowledge compiled in lontar manuscripts is experiencing an exciting new illustrative …

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Imagined Worlds | CMUnow

Assistant professor and filmmaker draws inspiration from the outdoors in his unique, award-winning stop motion films From the red deserts of Utah to the snowy streets of New York and the national forests of Grand Mesa, Evan Curtis draws inspiration from natural landscapes in his award-winning stop motion films. After …

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Earned Wage Access Solutions Simplify Financial Access for Employees

(Source – Shutterstock) Earned Wage Access (EWA) service providers are increasingly in demand around the world thanks to the new working lifestyles that most workers demand today. While large enterprises would likely rely on EWA’s services, it is small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that would rely heavily on it. Before …

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Vantastic Rentals lets you get away in a retro motorhome – Think Local

Picture: Contributed Five years ago, Jeff McSweeney bought a van because he was “tired of sleeping in a tent” when he went camping. Little did he know that he had started a fantastic commercial adventure. Five years later, McSweeney has a Vernon-based company called Vantastic Rentals that attracts clients from …

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SportE, an innovative Web3 Fitness-to-earn (F2E) application, launches its Alpha season on May 15 for sports enthusiasts

However, when it comes to the name Move-to-Earn, it is almost certain that these applications focus and generally support Running. Although there is so much more to do in the world of sports, such as boxing, football, basketball and other hundreds of types of sports! This poses a huge problem.”How …

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Students in need receive R25,000 each, thanks to the artistic initiative of twins Justice and Fhatuwani Mukheli

The Mukheli twins create artwork to raise money for underprivileged students. They entered the creative space with the help of someone who saw potential in them and gave them a chance to show off their creativity. They want to do the same for others. Twins Mukheli (Justice & Fhatuwani) and …

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FINANCIAL LITERACY NEW LEAP A1 |

Studies have long shown that high school students are woefully misinformed about personal finances and how to manage them. But the COVID-19 pandemic, which has revealed how many American adults are living on the financial edge, has spurred ongoing efforts to make financial literacy classes a school requirement. Seven states …

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The “Beyond Van Gogh” exhibition will temporarily close until May 24; extends until June 26

“Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” will temporarily close until May 24 in Albuquerque. The traveling exhibit will remain in Albuquerque until June 26. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal) Two weeks ago, “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” announced an extension until May. On Saturday, the traveling exhibit announced that it …

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10 Horror Movies That Would Make A Great TV Spin-Off

Whether it be Psycho, The Exorcist, The Omen, The Evil Dead, or Rosemary’s baby, some of the best horror movies ever made have finally made it into TV shows. Indeed, scary stories will always translate to the big and small screen, allowing writers and directors to explore the depths of …

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GASTRONOMY and ART | Cashmere Images Diary

Added May 7, 2022 Basharat Bashir By: Ghazala Fatima An art that feels, touches, smells and tastes. Yes, it is food art and it is a very common art form that we see in our daily lives. In our house, we see our mother making efforts to spruce up the …

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A high-tech escape room is coming to Westland on Friday the 13th

A high-tech escape room is coming to Eloise Asylum in Westland on Friday, May 13. // Courtesy of Eloise Asylum Eloise Asylum in Westland is set to become the site of Escape the Asylum, a state-of-the-art, high-tech escape room. The new adventure opens to the public on Friday, May 13. …

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4K TV: not satisfied with your image? Here are 6 reasons why

TV Answer Man, we have a very nice quality 65 inch Samsung TV 4K. However, the 4K image quality is not as good as the same movie or sporting event viewed on regular programming channels. Any idea why? DIRECTV had no response when a technician came to us and verified …

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Governor Hochul Signs Legislation Strengthening Consumer Protections and Addressing Inequities in the Financial Services System

Governor Kathy Hochul today signed legislation that strengthens consumer protections and addresses inequities in the state’s financial services system. The legislation (S.1684/A.8293) directs the Department of Financial Services to conduct a study of underbanked communities and households in New York City and make recommendations to improve their access to financial …

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Seeing red for the good of all the monkeys on this planet | BRAND HUGHES COBB

Several years ago I wrote to Terry Pratchett’s representative, Colin Smythe – if there’s a more properly English name than that, I’d love to hear it – to inquire about theatrical performing rights from “Wyrd Sisters”. This was a request for Improbable Fictions, the reading group staged as part of …

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Transcending Time and Space combines eclectic imagery to raise awareness of Indigenous issues

Portals are a popular concept in science fiction, allowing visitors to transcend time, space, and place. the UFAthe new exhibition of Transcend time and spaceblends ideas, philosophies, mediums and concepts to create a series of “portals” that fuse science fiction with Indigenous cultural and spiritual traditions, all with the goal …

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The Met Museum’s top curator for contemporary art is leaving

Sheena Wagstaff often visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art in the 1980s when she was an art student, seeking refuge among the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas of the Asian Art Department. Her appointment in 2012 as the museum’s curator of modern and contemporary art brought the most overshadowed department of America’s …

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COVID woes prompt more states to require financial literacy classes

Posted May 3, 2022 6:11 a.m. Elaine S. Povitch Stateline Studies have long shown that high school students are woefully misinformed about personal finances and how to manage them. But the COVID-19 pandemic, which has revealed how many American adults are living on the financial edge, has spurred ongoing efforts …

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It’s this artist’s favorite moth. (And probably his favorite month too)

Joanna Turner created this CBC Arts logo using a variety of mediums: Indian ink, gouache and digital tools. (Joanna Turner) Each month we feature a new version of the CBC Arts logo created by a Canadian artist. Discover our previous logos! Flowers for spring? You bet. But here’s a twist: …

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Choose the right home improvement loan to start your major repair

There is always something to fix or improve in a house. From the roof to the foundation, home repairs can be costly. That’s why so many homeowners turn to home improvement loans to help them get the job done. However, with so many types of home improvement loans available, it …

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DOCUMENTARY: TRAUMA MEDIATION THROUGH ANIMATION – Newspaper

Danish animated documentary Flee, directed by Jonas Poher Rasmussen, is a powerful feat of storytelling. So much so that it has won several awards and nominations. Flee tells the story of Amin Nawabi, a gay Danish citizen and former Afghan refugee turned successful scholar. The audience travels with Amin as …

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How to optimize your savings and prepare for your retirement

At the risk of stating the obvious, you need money to make money. What is less obvious is or and in what Ordered to save and invest. After all, everything from tax-efficient retirement accounts to your cousin’s new start-up business seems like a place to put your hard-earned money. However, …

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Immersive Ukrainian art exhibit gives people a taste of culture

CLEVELAND – This weekend at Immersive Van Gogh there is an exhibition that offers a Ukrainian experience called Immersive Shevchenko: Soul of Ukraine and all ticket sales go to Ukrainian charities. Across the water where the devastation is taking place, Valeriey Kostyuk worries about his family. “I wish I could …

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Niagara Falls Considers New Public Artwork and Calls for Public Critique of Options

By Liam McConnell Published on April 28, 2022 at 5:20 p.m. The Niagara Falls Exchange is an ongoing project to create a cultural center for the city. – All concept art via Niagara Falls. Niagara Falls is asking residents to open their artistic eyes and critique a variety of options …

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“Buy now, pay later” plans come with pricey catches

Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) plans are increasingly being offered as a convenient credit alternative that allows purchases to be made in installments, typically four payments over six weeks. The so-called “fintech” (financial technology) companies that offer these plans often advertise them as offering consumers interest-free payments without impacting credit …

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Back To The Future Becomes A Van Gogh Painting In Stunning Fan Art

Stunning new fan art transforms Back to the Future into one of post-Impressionist artist Vincent Van Gogh’s most famous works, “Starry Night.” New fan art transforms the 1980s classic Back to the future in a superb interpretation of “The Starry Night” by Vincent van Gogh. The sci-fi classic directed by …

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According to an astrologer, the zodiac signs of Moon Knight are Virgo, Capricorn and Aries

In Astrologically Speaking, astrologers champion the zodiac sign of your new favorite character. Here, astrologer Alexandria Lettman explains why Steven Grant, Marc Spector, and the Egyptian god Khonshu — three of the personalities that make up Moon Knight — are most definitely the zodiac signs Virgo, Capricorn, and Aries, respectively. …

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Let Me Teach You: An Art Teacher’s Verdict on the Art of Robbie Williams and Other Stars | Art

It’s pop art, but not as you know it. Robbie Williams is the latest in a long line of musicians to have taken up painting as another means of self-expression, but will it entertain you? His foray into fine art will be featured at Sotheby’s auction house next month, adding …

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Looking for a tax-free loan? It’s Probably Not Worth It, Experts Say | Business

Last-minute filers are scrambling to ship their returns to the Internal Revenue Service by the 2021 tax year deadline of Monday, April 18, and are likely anxiously awaiting a big check via their refund of tax. Some tax firms or other lenders may offer the option of accessing these funds …

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Van Gogh Dublin: An Immersive Journey

Taking over RDS’ Shelbourne Hall from May 16, Van Gogh Dublin is a 20,000 square foot sound and light show featuring two-floor projections of the artist’s most compelling works. The journey is completely immersive thanks to artificial intelligence (AI), so you feel like you are surrounded by the artwork and …

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Urban Ontarians learn the art of small-scale farming in Antigonish

Meghan Johnny says with increased severe weather and increased instability in the global supply chain, she feels a duty to be a farmer. “The more I learn to grow food for myself and my community, the more equipped I am to continue caring for my community for the future,” she …

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How The Sims 4 Can Continue Improving Customization After Its Hairstyle Update

When The Sims 4 released in 2014, players were impressed with the ability to create hyper-realistic Sims. This took the leagues in the life0simulation series beyond those of its predecessors, but unfortunately, in-game Sim customization has only slowly improved since then through free updates. So far, more tattoo styles have …

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In times of soaring inflation, how much auto loan should you take out?

Breadcrumb Links MoneyWise Canada To borrow money Owning a car can be convenient, but also expensive Author of the article: MoneyWise Dina Al Shibeeb Dean Drobot/Shutterstock Content of the article On average, a car is the second most expensive purchase Canadians will make. A key part of budgeting for one …

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Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit Opens in Raleigh

The long-awaited exhibition Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience opened in Raleigh on Friday after more than a month late. The debut of the multimedia art exhibit — and the reveal of its location — were both postponed to March due to pandemic-related shipping delays. The exhibit opened at 6420 Glenwood …

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DFI announces the 2nd session of ‘Watching the Classics’

Doha: The second session of “Watching the Classics” will take place on May 12 and will feature the film 42nd Street, a film that ushered in a new era for American musicals, the Doha Film Institute (DFI) has announced. “The online program is a platform where filmmakers and moviegoers can …

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Russia-Ukraine War Live News: Moskva Warship, Mariupol and the Last

Hackers say they broke into dozens of Russian institutions in the past two months, including the Kremlin’s internet censor and one of its top intelligence services, leaking emails and internal documents to the public in an apparent hack and leak campaign that is remarkable in its scope. The hacking operation …

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Pisarro painting once seized by Nazis could sell for $1.8 million at auction after settlement between heirs

Topline A painting by Camille Pissarro that was seized by the Nazis after its Jewish owners left Germany before World War II and was later purchased by another Jewish family in the United States will go up for auction next month after A settlement has been reached between the two …

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‘Ever After’ shines like a feminist fairy tale

“Ever After” (1998) is a romantic tale of “Cinderella” fairy tale by Charles Perrault, a French author. The film stars Drew Barrymore as Danielle, a feisty and headstrong interpretation of Cinderella, with Dougray Scott as her love Prince Henry and Anjelica Huston as her stepmother, the esteemed Baroness. Rodmilla of …

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Things To Do On The Weekend Around Denver And Beyond | Denver Gazette

THURSDAY-SUNDAY He returns for the 15th time after a short break, the 5Points Adventure Film Festival in Carbondale. Super adventure short and feature films, outdoor activities, Van Life Rally, art, panels on movies, music, food and more. 5pointfilm.org. COVID protocols. FRIDAY Certainly not the fancy cocktail-reception art exhibition circuit. How’s …

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Although it helps families, the expanded child tax credit is coming to an end

Parents who received advance payments from the expanded child tax credit last year should see the remaining half of that credit in their refunds this year. But the expansion was temporary, part of the Joe Biden administration’s US bailout. A push by Democrats to make it permanent is going nowhere …

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The decision to remove Clayton Kershaw was difficult, but not really | Opinion

Clayton Kershaw was pitching a masterpiece for the Los Angeles Dodgers last week. In seven innings, he hadn’t allowed a baserunner. He was throwing a perfect match, one of sport’s greatest feats. Kershaw had thrown just 80 pitches – an average of just 11.4 pitches per inning. He retired 13 …

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Unai Emery banishes bitter memories to lead Villarreal to unexpected glory

It’s 9:30 a.m., and I’m about to interview what is sure to be a beaming Unai Emery. It’s May 2015, and the then 44-year-old Spanish manager had just led Sevilla to a second successive Europa League triumph after beating Ukrainian side FC Dnipro in Warsaw. At the Sevilla training ground, …

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KCRW’s Young Creator Project, Ask Me Anything: Poetry Edition

RSVP April 27 • 7:00 p.m. Add to calendar (All times are in PDT) Free Zoom link sent directly to participants Do you have any questions about how to get your poetry out of your notebook and into the world? Do you want advice on how to refine your performance …

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Looking for a tax-free loan? It’s Probably Not Worth It, Experts Say |

Last-minute filers are scrambling to ship their returns to the Internal Revenue Service by the 2021 tax year deadline of Monday, April 18, and are likely anxiously awaiting a big check via their refund of tax. Some tax firms or other lenders may offer the option of accessing these funds …

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Can you identify these famous writers and artists from their portraits?

Tag these famous artists and writers You have probably seen and read the works of many famous artists artists and writers. You were probably so influenced by their work that it defined your career. You might know a lot about their careers, accomplishments, and the memorable events that made them …

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Every Song of Apple TV+ Roar

Warning! SPOILERS for Roar. RoarThe soundtrack of is as eclectic as its combination of different genres and stories — here’s a guide to every song in the series. Based on the book Roar by Cecelia Ahern, the Apple TV+ series tells the stories of eight different women while tackling many …

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Mapping hip-hop: 15 places in New York where the movement was shaped

3 Morissana Armory The Morissana neighborhood in the Bronx lays claim to a number of hip hop pioneers, including Grandmaster Flash, Fat Joe and Big Pun, but its most Hollywood moment was discovering KRS-One around this time. homeless shelterwhere he lived after leaving home at 16 to take up hip …

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Why Tax Refund Loans Are Bad: Fees, Interest, and Risk

Last-minute filers are scrambling to ship their returns to the Internal Revenue Service by the 2021 tax year deadline of Monday, April 18, and are likely anxiously awaiting a big check via their refund of tax. Some tax firms or other lenders may offer the option of accessing these funds …

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Inspirational quotes from Leonardo da Vinci, Aristotle, Abraham Lincoln and others

WORLD ART DAY 2022: April 15 is celebrated and observed as World Art Day. The day is celebrated and observed to promote the enjoyment and development of art. World Art Day was announced by the International Association of Fine Arts (IAA), a partner of UNESCO, to promote fine arts and …

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