Art movement

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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To help our youth heal from gun violence, give them better access to the arts

How can students deal with their pain, anger and trauma due to gun violence? In 2021, 57 Chicago school-aged children died of gun violence, up from 49 in 2020, as the Sun-Times recently reported. Also in 2020, dozens of 18-year-olds, some recently graduated and others still in school, were victims …

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A biopsychosocial approach to prevent chronic pain

It is very clear that chronic pain is a global health problem, and the evidence suggests that the current health care system is under-prepared to handle the complexity of the problem.1 Pain, which lasts more than three months, affects more than 20% of the American population, with an estimated health …

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15 most anticipated high-end hotel openings in 2022

Fifth Avenue Hotel Located in the upscale NoMad neighborhood of New York City, this luxury hotel (also a member of Leading Hotels of the World) will combine a historic residence designed by architectural firm McKim, Mead & White with a new 24-story addition by Perkins Eastman. AD100 designer Martin Brudnizki …

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Northampton Education Foundation awards nearly $ 16,000 to six city school projects

Posted: 12/21/2021 20:23:38 PM Modified: 12/21/2021 20:23:23 PM NORTHAMPTON – The Northampton Education Foundation has approved $ 15,727 in grants for six projects to be completed in schools across the city by the end of the school year, including the introduction of new learning and development tools professional. The largest …

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Frederick C. Baldwin, co-founder of Houston FotoFest, known for championing the “big picture” of photography

Frederick C. Baldwin, the highly regarded and famous photographer and collector known for co-founding Houston FotoFest, the largest photography festival in the United States, passed away suddenly on December 15 at the age of 92. In 1955, when 26-year-old Baldwin was barely a photographer, he managed to find his way …

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Richard Rogers, architect behind the Landmark Pompidou Center, dies at 88

Drifting after school he joined the British Army and served two years in Trieste, during which time he spent time with a cousin, Ernesto Rogers, a famous architect and town planner, and worked in his office from Milan. Ernesto’s work – the civic promise of Modernism and his own warm …

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A historic NFT collection of African art, poetry and culture – Nairametrics

There is a wide variety of masks in Africa. The existence of African masks dates back to the Stone Age, with traditional masks worn during celebrations, rituals, festivities and ceremonies of social and religious significance. African masks most often represent spirits, animals, ancestors, entities, mythological heroes and moral values. Their …

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Stephen Curry made jump shot an art form

Steph Curry is the most exciting, entertaining and compelling athlete I have ever seen. Steph Curry is more fun to watch than Tom Brady, Barry Bonds, Michael Jordan, Jerry Rice, Joe Montana and the athlete who was the all-time attraction of all time, Magic Johnson. Steph Curry catches the eye …

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Monique Keiran: What would Emily Carr think of abuse in residential schools and protests against loggers?

What would Emily Carr think? The Canadian icon whose First Nations coastal art paintings and Pacific forest landscapes placed Victoria on the world art map was born in Victoria 150 years ago. In recent years, the two subjects she most sought after as a painter have become major social, political …

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The Met Acquires Archives of the Work of Harlem Renaissance Photographer James Van Der Zee | Smart News

Besides photography, James Van Der Zee was also a gifted musician who played both piano and violin. James Van Der Zee Archives / Metropolitan Museum of New York From a victory parade of black soldiers returning from WWII to key moments in the civil rights movement of the 1960s, photographer …

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The art of healthy living | News, Sports, Jobs

WARREN – To encourage healthy shopping, eating and exercise, the Lit’l Mac Food Store, 1763 Parkman Road, is now adorned with a mural created by Alex Savakis, a native of Warren, which is on display on the northwest side of the store. Savakis’ mural, which measures 8.7 feet high by …

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Reviews | Bob Dole, Donald Trump and the art of accountability

Bob Dole, the former Senate majority leader and presidential candidate, died Sunday at the age of 98. The media was filled with praise, which was understandable even to those who opposed much of what he stood for. It’s not just that he was a war hero, or that he reminds …

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Mexican child prodigy causes SENSATION at Miami Art Week by painting LIVE Picasso-style image: VIDEO – CVBJ

Andrés Valence He is only 10 years old, but he is already considered a child prodigy of painting, and this Saturday he again demonstrated his skills by painting a live painting with a well-known Caribbean artist called Bradley Theodore at the fair Miami Art and surrounded by people eager to …

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Why black artists are essential freedom fighters

“The name of this song is ‘Mississippi Goddam'”, Nina Simone announcement without missing a beat in the cabaret-style hopping cadence, it beats on the piano keys. The predominantly white audience at Carnegie Hall let out a nervous laugh in response. But Simone wasn’t kidding. She had brought her rage against …

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Roger Phillips obituary | Mushrooms

The talents of artist, photographer and author Roger Phillips have led him in many directions, not all predictable, and it is entirely consistent with his itinerant and inquisitive mind that many will remember him as a mycologist. scholar and media, a David Attenborough of the mushroom, and as a guru …

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Non-fungible Tokens Rank # 1 in Art World’s Influential Powers List | Non-fungible tokens (NFT)

The non-fungible token or NFT took first place in the annual ranking of the most influential players in the contemporary art world – marking the first time that a non-human entity has topped the list. ERC-721, the “non-fungible token” specification on the Ethereum blockchain, tops the 20th Power 100 list …

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new monograph explains how Constable got experimental at the end of his career

The delay seems to have marked John Constable’s career from the start. Despite the proximity of their ages, his great rival JMW Turner had already exhibited his first oil painting in 1796 at the Royal Academy of Arts (RA), while Constable had not yet entered the RA schools. And it …

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What’s the weird way and what does it mean for the sequel?

Franck Herbert‘s Dune the universe as well as Denis VilleneuveThe 2021 adaptation is packed with intense melee combat. Due to the advent of Holtzman shield technology, high speed projectiles are repelled, justifying the need for the return of close range weapons and techniques. This is seen prominently in the fencing …

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Van Cleef & Arpels and The Australian Ballet raise the curtain on a new era of dance with Bodytorque Digital

Hallberg says VC’s involvement&A gives Bodytorque validity. “They have such a history with dancing, I mean they argued [George] Balanchine when he created Jewels so many years ago, and they continued to support the dance. Bodytorque Digital opens the platform in a wider capacity. I think it’s a good kind …

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Announcement of the winners of the Fifth Lihpao International Sculpture Biennial – Announcements

Announcement of the winners of the Fifth Lihpao International Sculpture BiennialOctober 30, 2021 Lihpao Cultural Arts Foundation 2F., No.270, Xinhu 3rd Road Neihu DistTaipei 11494 Taiwan www.lihpao.org.tw Facebook The fifth edition of the Lihpao International Sculpture Biennial Awards, organized by the Lihpao Cultural Arts Foundation, announced the final result on …

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Red Embers Art Installation Opening Ceremonies at Ashbridges Bay Park scheduled for Sunday afternoon – Beach Metro Community News

The Red Embers installation is now on display in Ashbridges Bay Park. Photos by Nicolas Dietrich. The official opening ceremony for the Red Embers facility will take place at Ashbridges Bay Park on Sunday, November 21 at 2 p.m. ET. Citylab organizers Lisa Rochon and Toronto Native Women’s Resource Center …

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Artist Yuma’s photos take inspiration from Impressionist painters – Sterling Journal-Advocate

During a brief stint in public relations, Yuma’s Tanya Flemister fell in love with the imaging process. She moved to Los Angeles to attend the Art Center College of Design, where she was exposed not only to prominent artists, but also to top designers from all disciplines. After graduating, she …

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Arkansas A-Plus Hires New Executive Director, Program Director

Submitted photo Alyssa Wilson and Shelby Patterson Alyssa Wilson is the new Executive Director of Arkansas A + Schools. Her background in education, the arts and museums places her in a good position to lead the program. Arkansas A + also has a new program director, Shelby Patterson, who joined …

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Loyola’s theater department gears up for masked fall shows

With the warrant mask still in place at Loyola, the theater department plans to once again present its 2021-2022 season in masks. While this continues to present challenges for performance, the artistic director Sal Mannino said wearing masks encourages theater makers to be creative when working on shows. Justin prescott, …

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e-Fact | Art Basel Miami Fair comes to life with a bang

More than 250 galleries from 36 countries will participate in the 2021 edition of the annual Art Basel Miami Beach art fair which is returning to its large-scale physical format after last year’s edition was canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. One of the Americas’ premier art fairs, the exhibit, …

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Intermediate Designer – Los Angeles, CA, US | Works

Vertebrae Employer: Los Angeles, California, United StatesSite: Tue 2 Nov 21Posted on: Full timeType: Vertebrae is an award-winning architecture and design firm based in Los Angeles. Our work ranges from residential and commercial architectural commissions to large-scale public art installations. Founded by architect Lisa Little in 2012, Vertebrae redefines craftsmanship …

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20 minutes with: art dealer and curator Nicola Vassell

Nicola Vassell has long helped shape New York’s contemporary art landscape. After having been director of Pace Gallery and Dietrich Projects, she launched her consultancy and curatorial agency, SA Concept, which was the originator of No Commission, an interactive art experience in the South Bronx, as well as a recent …

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Rethinking Black Studies as a project of freedom

Abdul Alkalimat talks about his new book, The history of black studies, exploring some of the complex and diverse historical origins that led to the emergence of Black Studies in the United States as an intellectual history, as a social movement, and as an academic profession. October is Black History …

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World Renowned Artist Romero Britto and Grammy Award Winning Producer DJ White Shadow Collaborate on Limited Edition NFT Art Collection to be Sold Exclusively on YellowHeart

A portion of sales of selected items will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Posted: October 21, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. EDT|Update: 48 minutes ago NEW YORK, 21 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Today, Yellow heart, the NFT marketplace for music, ticketing and community tokens that accepts …

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Stevens Park hosts Nature and Art Day

KERSHAW – If you’re looking for a chance to go out and enjoy the change of seasons and have some old school fun in a small town, you’ll get it this weekend.The annual Nature and Art Day in the Park is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 23 …

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Northrup King Apartments to house artists in Minneapolis

The historic Northrup King campus in northeast Minneapolis, where artists have long established their studios, is fast becoming a place they can live too. After two years of fundraising, nonprofit developer Artspace finalized its plan to transform three buildings on the sprawling campus into 84 affordable apartments and a cultural …

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Keeping the Kathak alive in Pakistan

Nighat Chaodhry hopes to preserve the form of classical Indian dance and, with it, part of Pakistan’s history and identity. Pakistan is a vibrant and colorful country, but you might be surprised to learn that the land of cricket, parathas and ladoo also has a rich but hidden dance heritage. …

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Bengal Foundation exhibits two documentaries

Art and entertainment office Sun Oct 10, 2021 2:40 PM Shahid Kabir addressing the audience at the screening of “” Prantikatar Rupakar “at Bengal Shilpalay Photo: Courtesy “> Shahid Kabir addressing the audience at the screening of “” Prantikatar Rupakar “at Bengal Shilpalay Photo: Courtesy The Bengal Foundation recently hosted …

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Make it pop – The New Indian Express

Express news service Aditya Chawla, a 25-year-old artist from Sonipat, started painting four years ago. A former engineer who graduated from BITS Pilani, Chawla decided to quit at the age of 21 to pursue a full-time career in art. Painting in his signature style, which he calls 2Dealism — he …

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ArtfixDaily calendar of events

‘Deeep’ disrupts London art scene with first AI Art Fair https://www.deeep.art A groundbreaking new AI art fair will run alongside Frieze this month, featuring the world’s most illustrious artists in AI and NFT, among others; Obviously, Oxia Palus and Alexander Reben. The AI-themed vibe will feature AI cocktails, AI food …

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Simone Kestelman’s warriors on display at RoCA

Simone Kestelman’s warriors on display at RoCA Property Posted: Wednesday 06 October 2021 18:16 Joanne wallenstein The work of Scarsdale artist Simone Kestelman will be featured in an exhibition of female sculptures at RoCA, the Rockland Center for the Arts in Nyack, starting October 15, 2021. The Women in Sculpture …

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From Leonardo da Vinci to Picasso

Drawing is one of the oldest forms of visual art with a long and diverse history. It is widely regarded as the foundation of all art and the first medium that students should master. And although its widespread accessibility means that it continues to be a popular pursuit for creatives …

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3 fall events not to miss for design lovers

3 must-see fall events for design lovers – 5280 “Ocelots Blue Pearl Managuas”, 60 x 70 inches, oil on canvas, 2021, by Hunt Slonem. Courtesy of K Contemporain Here and now artist Hunt Slonem’s first solo exhibition in Denver; the diverse fall launch of Design Within Reach; an exhibition for …

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Discombobulation | Art | ithaca.com

ITHACA, NY – Confusing the stubborn still life thing with the dissociated splashes of color, liquid vertical drops and raw areas common to abstract expressionism, Jessica Warner is one of the most distinctive voices in local painting. Thirteen of Warner’s oil paintings on canvas – mostly larger and more or …

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HED COVER: The Maestro & The Movement

“Bernstein’s Wall” will be screened Saturday afternoon at Aspen Filmfest. (Courtesy of Aspen Film) Leonard Bernstein was a proud warrior of social justice who sought – on and off his conductor’s podium – to change the world. Yes, he was arguably the most important American musician of the 20th century, …

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Six decades of masterpieces by Hervé Télémaque celebrated in the first major British exhibition

From October 7, 2021 to January 30, 2022, Hervé Télémaque: A Hopscotch of the Mind is a rare opportunity for British residents to explore the artist’s unique and vast work. Instantly recognizable thanks to its playful combination of archival and contemporary pop cultural references, Télémaque’s work avoids falling into predictability …

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Auguste Wibo and the anonymous attraction of art

In a recent conversation for this magazine, author Samuel R. Delany discusses the bygone era of cruising in New York, remembering with the artist Jonathan Lyndon Chase about the time when the metropolis was a garden of earthly delights and anonymous sex. Delany remembers the city’s porn theaters, piers and …

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United Arts announces September project grant winners

United Arts of Central Florida just released the names of the organizations that received its September project grant cycle. Seventeen organizations received grants during this cycle, totaling $ 27,000 in funds to support their projects, which range from cultural events to art therapy programs. The following copy is taken from …

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Can Mindful Movement Help You Lose Weight?

Tai chi is not your typical type of weight loss exercise. In fact, its slow, graceful movements are the antithesis of high-energy gym workouts, and watching tai chi can evoke deep relaxation rather than rapid weight loss. However, scientists have found that in addition to helping with a wide range …

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Nick Cave digs deep, with a glass symphony

On a scorching afternoon in late August, a dedicated crew of construction workers made their way down the hallway between Times Square and Grand Central Station, home to the 42nd Street Shuttle. Here, under the streets of New York City, more than two dozen vibrant glass figures danced along the …

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