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French pop art provocateur Mr. Brainwash celebrates ‘beautiful’ Perth in first Australian exhibition

Imagine Paul McCartney not wanting to discuss the Beatles, or cricketing legend Dennis Lillee refusing to acknowledge the existence of wicketkeeper Rod Marsh. That’s how it feels when French pop art provocateur Thierry Guetta, aka Mr. Brainwash, feigns ignorance at the mere mention of Banksy, the English street art deity …

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5 things to do this weekend, including an art exhibit at BCA and a block party at EXIT Galleries

If you feel like dancing, you’re in luck this weekend. EXIT Galleries in Allston will host a party with live music from The Overhead Bins & Godcaster throughout the evening. If you’d rather watch than cut a rug, Grant Jacoby & Dancers will perform experimental choreography on Saturday in Cambridge. …

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The Grammys | GRAMMY.com

Last year the GRAMMY Awards updated Best World Music Album category to the world’s best music album to honor artists around the world. But why stop there? On Tuesday, September 28, GRAMMY.com will present its latest digital series: Global Spin, a performance series featuring artists from around the world. Each …

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The closure of the San Francisco Art Institute: “Artists can hang themselves”

The announcement in mid-July that the San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI) would cease operations, no longer offering courses or degrees, is a significant and telling event. Whatever the concrete circumstances and whatever individuals or bodies may bear some responsibility, the closure of the once renowned school is a further sign …

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Milford resident Lorie Lewis launches national arts movement to end gun violence and inspire peace

Artists 4 Peace, a grassroots coalition of artists for gun safety formed in response to the Uvalde tragedy, announces the launch of its first national arts project. Wings 4 Peace launched nationwide on July 24 and continues through October 24, 2022. Join the movement HERE. Wings4Peace is an open invitation …

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Aspen Institute commemorates the legacy of Herbert Bayer in a new center dedicated to the artist

Earlier this summer, the Aspen Institute unveiled the new Resnick Center for Herbert Bayer Studies, celebrating Bayer’s prolific career. The Austrian-born artist designed the layout of the Institute as well as several of its buildings. But as the Center shows, Bayer was also a painter, sculptor and graphic designer, and …

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“Chroma”, at the Met Paints Greek Marble With Ancient Color – ARTnews.com

As the Greek playwright Euripides recounts, Princess Helena blamed herself for the tragedy of the Trojan War. If only she hadn’t been such a desirable prize for Paris, she thinks. “If only I could get rid of my good looks and look uglier,” she says in The Trojans, “As you …

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Four CityMakers named in Albuquerque

Victoriano Cárdenas earned his MFA in Creative Writing from the University of New Mexico in 2020. Cárdenas was named one of four CityMakers (Courtesy City of Albuquerque) The City of Albuquerque has baptized four area artists CityMakers. Aaron Richardson The Department of Arts and Culture program brings Albuquerque artists and …

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From MTG: the design reflects the history of the movement around the world

Cook Strait, 1978 watercolor on paper by Guy Ngan. Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust Collection, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi. Photo / Provided What at first appears to be an abstract work is actually an image of Te Moana o Raukawa, Cook Strait. Here the sea and landform are clearly defined by the artist’s …

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Guest Reviews | Jennifer Hall Lee: Roe was the result of the women’s liberation movement – Pasadena Now

The Overthrow of Roe c. Wade shook the foundations of our country and there are more shakes to come. Roe was monumental and it was the result of the 20ewomen’s liberation movement of the last century. The many significant changes of the women’s liberation movement are not woven into our …

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Philippe Parreno Brings Goya’s ‘Occult and Strange’ Black Paintings to Life

Cosmic forces seem to be unleashed in the opening minutes of “La Quinta del Sordo”, a new film by French artist Philippe Parreno currently showing at the Prado Museum in Madrid. Amid an eerie ambient soundtrack, played through headphones, the planets and stars seem to be in motion. A sinister …

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Wild Waves, Perfect Pipes: Milton Avery, the Original Abstract Expressionist – Review | Exhibitions

IIt doesn’t take long to start seeing the hidden Rothkos in Milton Avery’s beach scenes and landscapes. They stand like eerie empty vistas of sea and sky, transforming what appear to be figurative compositions into abstract masterpieces. The Man with a Pipe, for example, is a deliberately bizarre scene painted …

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An oasis of theatrical expression in the desert – Sponsored Content

Going deep into the Arava Desert in southern Israel, you will find an unexpected oasis amidst a seemingly arid desert landscape. As you get closer to the tree line, the sounds of drums fill the air. Closer still – between two charming buildings – the sun begins to set, and …

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DCNR Dedicates New Pool Complex and Celebrates New Solar Panels Bringing Ryerson Station State Park to Net Zero Energy

Wind Ridge, Pennsylvania — Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn visited Ryerson Station State Park in Greene County today to dedicate a new pool complex and solar panels which shade the swimming pool parking area. “The DCNR is committed to improving recreational opportunities that not …

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A painting of a church choir by Ernie Barnes – this spring’s auction star – could fetch more than $700,000 at Bonhams this fall

Ernie Barnes became the surprise star of this year’s May auction season after his painting The sugar shack (1976) set a record $15.3 million at Christie’s New York. Now another work by the artist, Solid Rock Congregation (1993), will be auctioned in a special sale at Bonhams New York on …

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Stoughton students jump at the chance | Education

If there’s anything kids really love to do, it’s moving and dancing. So, with that in mind, this year, the Stoughton Area School District’s Summer Excel program has partnered with Madison Ballet to provide new opportunities for kids to learn the art of dance – and have fun while dancing. …

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The Akron Art Museum shares its past

Museums are not static places. They grow and change. More often than not, institutions such as art museums reflect the triumphs and challenges of the community in which they exist. Art review:“Witness to Wartime” documents the life of a Japanese-American painter, in particular his forced incarceration during World War II …

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Meet the man bringing drama and joy to Brooklyn’s nightlife spaces

Push open the inconspicuous black door on the right under the elevated subway tracks at the Myrtle Avenue/Broadway stop in Brooklyn and you’ll enter a smoky room filled with hazy lights and neon orbs. Beyond the bright bar, an arched doorway leads to a checkered dance floor. A regal DJ …

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This photographer captures the femininity of the La Sape movement in Congo

Even though the African fashion industry is finally getting the recognition it deserves, many underground subcultures that foster the expression of community and creativity still exist. One such subculture thrives in the Republic of Congo, where the Congolese dandy culture, called La Sape (The Society of Ambianceurs and Elegant People), …

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Vancouver Art Gallery’s Uninvited Exhibition Centers Female Artists in Our Narrative of Modern Canadian Art

Vancouver Art Gallery’s new major exhibition Not Invited: Canadian Women Artists of the Modern Movement presents an immense range of artistic production and female creativity. The “modern movement” refers to the 1920s-1940s and the artistic movement that arose during this period of transformation. Traditionally, our understanding of this movement includes …

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Historic National Black Theater Opens Mixed-Use Development in Harlem

The National Black Theater (NBT) today announced the start of construction on the long-awaited, state-of-the-art permanent home of the venerable Harlem institution at the intersection of 125th Street and Fifth Avenue. The 21-story project is being developed in partnership with LMXD and RAY. In addition to NBT’s multi-story space, plans …

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Artist MorEnvyOne fuses modern contemporary art with street graffiti for an alluring new aesthetic

MIAMI BEACH, FL, June 22, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ — Able to combine genres and create a fusion of color and emotion, artist MorEnvyOne has been on this journey for most of his life. With his art now featured in 5-star hotels and Michelin-starred restaurants around the world, he started doing street …

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Influential art dealer Lia Rumma donates povera art treasure to Italy – ARTnews.com

Dealer Lia Rumma, who runs a gallery with spaces in Milan and Naples, has donated more than 70 works by prominent Italian artists to the country’s government. The works must be exhibited in a national museum in Naples. Many of the works included in the giveaway are by artists affiliated …

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Behind the art: why was Jacques-Louis David’s painting “Napoleon crossing the Alps” considered a propaganda tool in 1801?

Perched on a fiery horse with a calm, poised expression, this image of Napoleon is ingrained in everyone’s mind. Considered a popular image of the French military leader since 1801, five exact versions of this painting were made by his faithful servant Jacques-Louis David up to 1805. The first version …

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Artist Dali Yamandú Canosa Creates Contemporary Surrealism • St Pete Catalyst

It is not often that well-known international artists visit St. Petersburg themselves, accompanying exhibitions of their work. Visit, a collection of paintings, drawings and photographs by Uruguayan-Spanish artist Yamandú Canosa, will open Saturday at the Dali Museum. It is an extraordinary installation that takes up every inch of the Hough …

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Charlotte Crome wins Youth Textures of One for 2022 | Blayney Chronicle

+8 Interpreting something like light and shadow can take the artist in any direction. There can be a literal translation or an emotional translation, detailing the emotions caused by the loss in a visual metaphor. Charlotte Crome’s painting title ‘Isolation in Grief’ certainly falls into the latter camp and won …

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As the FIAC leaves the stage on the left side, the Underdog Fair Art Paris finally gets its big break

A few years ago, few people outside of France had heard of Art Paris. But that is quickly changing for the spring fair, which closed its last edition on April 10. After being among the first European art fairs to open face-to-face during the pandemic in autumn 2020, and the …

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Arkansas Folk and Traditional Arts Launches Folk Life Web Series

This month, Arkansas Folk and Traditional Arts will launch a series of web presentations and lectures focusing on Arkansas folk art, traditions and folk life. Folklorist Jan Rosenberg will kick things off by showcasing gospel music and folk education in southern Arkansas from 3-4:30 p.m., Thursday, April …

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The National Gallery of Art in Washington reviews five centuries of African influence on Western art

An exhibit exploring the cultural heritage of the African diaspora and the history of the transatlantic slave trade will open at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC this month. Having traveled from the Museu de Arte de São Paulo to the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, Afro-Atlantic …

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Continue reading! Trenton Literacy Movement on course for success (LA PARKER COLUMN) – Trentonian

The key to a less violent city remains linked to education. Period. Although law enforcement can provide temporary solutions to crime, an investment in learning will ensure the best results. Every policeman, judge, lawyer, etc. knows that Trenton will never get arrested for a crime. And, while it’s understandable that …

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National Votes for Women Trail markers honor Cincinnati suffragettes

Three new historical markers in Cincinnati should draw attention to some lesser-known stories among locals women who helped gain the right to vote a little over a century ago. They are among 250 markers nationwide along the National Women’s Vote Trailsponsored by the National Collaboration for Women’s History Sites (NCWHS) …

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HUBLOT LAUNCHES TWO NFTs WITH TAKASHI MURAKAMI

“Our collaboration with Takashi Murakami led us to digital art, a field of expression in which Hublot has become a pioneer on the watchmaking planet. From now on, NFTs will be an integral part of our “Hublot loves art” artistic universe.RICARDO GUADALUPEHUBLOT CEO “Continuing my artistic collaboration with Hublot using …

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The Best Exhibits in Philadelphia You Can’t Miss

Philadelphia is full of wonderful art museums and galleries to explore, many of which have recently reopened with new health and safety measures in place. Below is an overview of some of the most exciting exhibitions currently on display or coming to the city.Exhibitions currently on view: Harry Potter: The …

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Artists use their skills to teach Native American languages

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Several Minnesota artists are using their talents to help teach Native American languages Neil McKay is a tribal member of the Spirit Lake community in North Dakota who teaches Dakota language students at the University of Minnesota. Classically trained on the guitar, he learned to merge his …

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The return of surrealism in a very surreal era

Rabid forms of nationalism proliferate. Populist strongmen are taking their turn on the world stage. Meanwhile, big tech companies are designing a future full of augmented reality devices and fantasy realms. Are we living in a revival of the 1920s, when machines and despots transformed everyday reality and major artists …

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Art and nature collide in Texas with “Donald Moffett + Nature Cult + The McNay”

Everything is bigger in Texas, including the vision for an exhibit exploring the collision of art, environmental crisis, and human experience. Donald Moffett + Cult of Nature + The McNay weaves together paintings by Donald Moffett, works from the McNay Art Museum’s modern and contemporary collection, and materials drawn from …

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BLOCK BORDERS

Sadequain art space art Gender roles have long been assigned to both sexes to determine how one acts, speaks, talks or behaves within the context of a society. Zenana and Mardana have traditionally been used to identify the spatial binaries inherent in inhibiting physical space. The separation of female and …

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OKC gets a “GLOW” with Allied Arts’ new public art installation

Even on a a windy night in Oklahoma with a wind chill of 17 degreescanadian artist Passage by Serge Maheu radiates warm reds, crisp whites and other sizzling hues. “I wasn’t expecting this kind of weather here. I was expecting warmer temperatures…but this is my first time in Oklahoma City,” …

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Lauren Lovette named Paul Taylor Dance Company choreographer

Lauren Lovette has a new job that would have been unthinkable a few years ago – not just for herself but for the dance world. Until the fall, Lovette was an esteemed director of New York City Ballet, but now she’s moved into modern dance and has been named the …

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Mexican modernism was more than Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera

PORTLAND, OR – The Portland Museum of Art Preview Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Mexican modernism was a polite affair. The vast halls of the gallery were quiet, the only sound being the faint silence of well-to-do spectators whispering among themselves, shaking hands. The 150-piece exhibit was last on display …

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Nayana Williams writes Lifespan Movement | Arts & Hobbies

At a book launch in Kingston, Lifespan Spring Water Co CEO Nayana Williams officially presented her novel titled The lifespan movement: progress. Goal. Joy. It was held on the occasion of International Women’s Day 2022, which was celebrated under the theme Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Future. Williams composed …

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CSU Dominguez Hills Art Exhibit Features South Central Artist Lauren Halsey – Daily Breeze

By Cristabell Fierros, Contributing author The Cal State Dominguez Art Gallery will launch its first exhibition since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with South Central artist Lauren Halsey’s Afrofuturism and funk-inspired work going on display Saturday, March 12. Halsey incorporates architecture and found, crafted and handmade objects into her …

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Community Builders – Welcome to the City of Fort Worth

Posted on March 09, 2022 Women’s History Month is a celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture, and society and has been observed every March in the United States since 1987. In the spirit of this mission, every Wednesday of this month, we’ll be featuring women historians from …

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Tasaki and Fiona Krüger collaborate on watches

In 2015, during her first trip to Tokyo, Scottish watch designer Fiona Krüger was captivated by the Tasaki Abstract Star necklace, then on display at the Isetan department store. “I had never seen anything like it,” Ms Krüger said in a Zoom call from the Alsace region of France, where …

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Modern art shines in BMA’s spring exhibitions

If you haven’t seen the Richard Yarde exhibit on display at the Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) yet, you still have a few weeks to visit. Richard Yarde: Beyond Savoy will be on view until April 24, and I urge you to catch it while you can. The BMA, which …

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Andy Warhol’s Diaries Release Date | Trailer and latest news

We’re never short of documentaries to watch on Netflix, with the streamer becoming the go-to place to watch them, especially on the true crime front. Although not strictly a true crime documentary, there is an element of crime as it focuses on the infamous murder of artist Andy Warhol in …

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Film explores harms of ‘Dreamer’ narrative on undocumented community

A new film premiering Wednesday at Arizona State University’s Tempe campus aims to shed light on a conversation immigration activists have had for years: how the “Dreamer” narrative is negatively impacting the sans community. -papers. Karina Dominguez, 22, a political organizer, produced “Rejecting the Dreamer Narrative”, a documentary that focuses …

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100 years of Mussorgsky/Ravel’s “Pictures”: the exhibition is still open | Arts

Most have heard the famous opening of Mussorgsky/Ravel’s “Pictures at an Exhibition”, with its royal brass chorale used in movies, television, video games and even as WWE entrance music. This year we mark the 100th anniversary of Maurice Ravel’s famous 1922 orchestration of Modeste Mussorgsky’s “Pictures” for solo piano. For …

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50 years after ‘Womanhouse’ exhibition, local artist appealed to discuss her legacy at national conference – Macomb Daily

Half a century after the opening of the famous feminist art exhibition “Womanhouse”, launched in California by artists Judy Chicago and Miriam Schapiro, Laura Earle, Detroit-based artist and curator of Womxnhouse Detroit, says the movement is still just as important. “Fifty years later, we still live in an America where …

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Andy Warhol comes to life in new Netflix docuseries

Andy Warhol has the chance to tell the story of his own life. At least that’s the idea behind Netflix’s upcoming docuseries: Andy Warhol’s Diaries. With the help of AI technology, Warhol’s voice will narrate the project, using recorded and edited snippets of his journal entries to weave the episodes …

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A sculptor of light and space dies at 86 – ARTnews.com

De Wain Valentine, a sculptor affiliated with the Light and Space movement commonly considered one of the first artists to enlist plastic as an artistic material, has died. A representative of the Valentine gallery, Almine Rech, said on Sunday that he died of an illness. Valentine was part of a …

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Pro-Art Brings Mad River’s “Freedom Riders” to Big Stone Gap | Sunday stories

BIG STONE GAP, Va. — The Pro-Art Association, in partnership with the Appalachian African American Cultural Center and UVA Wise, will host Mad River Theater Works in Southwest Virginia this week for a special presentation of “Freedom Riders “. The latest addition to the canon of American history plays by …

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Dance class is in session: Flail, Get Weird, Unlock Yourself

You’ll feel stupid, Angela Trimbur promised. It was a Sunday, and Trimbur, a dancer and choreographer in an ’80s leotard worthy of Jane Fonda, was leading a class at a midtown Manhattan studio. Nearly 50 people were attracted by his pitch: a twirling afternoon in a not very serious but …

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How ‘The New Negro’ started a renaissance, and not just in Harlem

In the same way that DuBois challenged the idea that black Americans should focus on learning trades rather than seeking a classical education, Locke’s New Negro suggested that now was the time for blacks Americans to get rid of the stereotypes placed on them by white America. . “The negro …

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Columbia Basin Badger Club to Honor Pasco, WA’s Art Fletcher

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion content provide insights into issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. Arthur Allen Fletcher was the most important civil rights leader you’ve probably never heard of. The Baltimore Colts’ first black player, father of affirmative …

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double the dance

ŻfinDays is an annual program of short works by choreographers currently in the spotlight on the international dance scene. Introduced in 2019 by ŻfinMaltafrom the artistic director of Paolo Mangiola, this evening of short works has become one of the company’s annual flagship programs, exposing the dancers of the ŻfinMalta …

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Artists taking control? The Impact of COVID-19 Misinformation on the Music Industry

On January 26, industry legend Neil Young requested the removal of his music from Spotify, a private company, due to his complicity in allowing misinformation about COVID-19 to spread on the streaming platform. Digital platforms, like Spotify, present a perfect landscape for the spread of disinformation, due to their relatively …

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Romare Bearden, reminds us why we love art

All quotes fby Romare Bearden and biographical information are displayed in the exhibit. The first piece of art I ever liked was “Sunday morning breakfast.” When I was five, my parents brought home the 1967 Romare Bearden print from their trip to the Museum of Modern Art and placed it …

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Against the Regime: Artists Open Another Front in the Myanmar War | Burma

Et early one morning last February, a group of young people gathered on a street corner in Myanmar, armed with brushes and buckets of paint. In the dim light of dawn, they quickly completed their task and dispersed. “I felt excited and nervous. I was scared too, because I didn’t …

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Resolutely modern Vera designed for the masses

It seems that Vera Neumann would have come to Palm Springs in the middle of the century. One can easily imagine that his sunny and exuberant creations come from the desert. During his life however, Neumann did not visit the desert, but his influence is evident everywhere here. Neumann practically …

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This KL exhibition highlights the art of Japanese printmaking from the 1970s

Art lovers will have the opportunity to get a glimpse of the 1970s Japanese art prints that transformed the global art scene, thanks to the ongoing exhibition at Level 5, GMBB, Kuala Lumpur which ends on February 27. To reach a wider audience, the exhibition entitled Photographic images and material: …

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Seattle artist Preston Singletary gets solo exhibition at Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian

Inside the National Museum of the American Indian at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, an exquisite carved glass box glows from within. It’s the Daylight Box, a mythological vessel that’s part of an ancient Northwest Native story, brought to life in new ways by Preston Singletary, the internationally acclaimed …

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Top 10 Most Read Stories on the New Jersey Scene for the Week of January 23-29, 2022

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 01/30/2022 Here’s a look at the 10 most-read articles published at New Jersey Stage during the week of January 23-29, 2022. Each week, we publish about 70 articles, including several columns and original features, as well as press releases for events …

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The exclusive Pablo Picasso exhibition is now open at the Dali Museum

The opportunity to admire 79 original works by famous artist Pablo Picasso arrives today when the Dali Museum opens an exhibition at its premises in St. Petersburg, Florida. The works are on loan from the Musée national Picasso-Paris. This is the only stage of the exhibition in the United States. …

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From torrents to music NFTs – TechCrunch

Chris Fortier Donor Chris Fortier is Vice President of Products at Rallya platform for creators and fan communities to create shared economies powered by social tokens and digital goods and services. When you were hacking Outkast in 2003, could you have imagined a world where you would earn royalties for …

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Surrealist masterpiece by Pablo Picasso to be auctioned for the first time

Christie’s hopes to capitalize on collectors’ enthusiasm for Picasso at its upcoming ‘The Art of Surrealism’ evening sale. It will present “The Open Window”, a painting by the Spanish master which remained in the same private collection for half a century. “The Open Window” was made in 1929, during the …

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6 alternative therapies for mental health issues

Complementary therapies such as yoga, dietary supplements, and pet therapy can help individuals cope with the symptoms of certain mental health disorders and improve their quality of life. Traditionally, doctors treat conditions such as depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with a combination of medication and psychotherapy. Mental health …

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Edmonds Art Beat: more about Edmonds Lunar New Year, plus books, theater and music

More information on the Edmonds Lunar New Year celebration The first annual Lunar New Year Edmonds takes place on January 29. The event will welcome the Year of the Tiger with a day full of family festivities. Events include a traditional lion dance performance at two locations. Master David Leong’s …

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Syed Saddiq, Tony Fernandes and UKM join the movement

With the Non-Fungible Token (NFT) movement in Malaysia increasing day by day, we decided to start a series on what kind of local NFT news or activity happens in a week. This is where we’ll revisit the biggest NFT news of the week (and sometimes maybe the week before), highlight …

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How Culture Influences Nigerian Visual Artists Based Abroad

These are Nigerians who are not shy about showcasing their black heritage. They have made the colors of the country fly high through their arts which show their connectedness to the source. Nigerian culture remains pronounced in their works as they dominate the art industry through ingenuity, culture-inspired works and …

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How college dancers can marry passion with activism

Maria Simpson will never forget watching Hillary Clinton’s 2016 concession speech on her desktop computer as students and professors crowded around the screen. “People were crying,” recalls Simpson, head of Bard College’s dance department. Many of his students asked, “Why should I dance now? Shouldn’t I do something more “serious”? …

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Boycotts are an essential and necessary part of public life

The call for artists to boycott the festival came in response to revelations it had secured a $ 20,000 sponsorship deal with the Israeli Embassy in Australia, to help organize a dance performance. Boycott organizers described the arrangement as an example of “art laundering” – where the Israeli government uses …

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The punk Marie-Antoinette of the New York art scene of the 1970s

Good that she symbolically died of a staple cut at the Whitney Museum in 1978, Colette is very much alive. Resurrected a few days later as Justine, lead singer of a newly formed group, Justine and the Victorian Punks (a collaboration with Peter Gordon’s Love of Life Orchestra), Colette recalls …

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showcase of African and African American artists comes to Prudential Plaza | Black Voices | Chicago News

Unique collaboration brings black art to a popular Chicago building. This is the first such exhibit now taking place at One Two Pru, also known as Prudential Plaza, located in the Loop. It’s not uncommon to see art in downtown halls, but most of the pieces in this art exhibit …

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Letters to the Editor: January 7: “Women should do their job… I believe meritocracy will prevail. The gender power gap at work, plus other letters to the editor

Paramedics are seen at Dartmouth General Hospital in Dartmouth, Nova ScotiaAndrew Vaughan / The Canadian Press Keep your opinions sharp and informed. Receive the Opinion newsletter. register today. (in) equal access Re With Hospitals in Crisis, It’s Time There Are Consequences for Stubborn Vaccines (January 5): To that I say: …

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Fabian Trevor Cowan appointed CEO of Sapio Parthiv Heritech

2020 Media Veteran and OOH Professional of the Year Fabian Trevor Cowan has been named CEO of the newly formed joint venture between Sapio Analytics, a data-driven government advisory group, and Parthiv Group, a financial conglomerate, insurance, marketing, technology and more, Sapio Parthiv Heritech. With a declared vision to re-imagine …

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January programs at the East County Regional Library | News, Sports, Jobs

This month’s activity list at the East County Regional Library features topics for all ages. The following activities are free for the public: Adult Programs Knit and stitch 5 p.m. on Wednesdays January 5 and 19 A relaxed, self-guided group of knitters and crocheters who come together to share projects, …

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Saudi Arabia announces 846 new cases of COVID-19, one more death

Outlook 2022: Saudi Arabia’s booming entertainment sector is just beginning RIYAD: For some three decades, entertainment venues, from cinemas to concert halls, have been locked down across Saudi Arabia, depriving citizens and visitors of outlets to enjoy cultural, sporting and artistic activities in public This all started to change in …

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