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inside Nigeria’s thriving literary scene

[ad_1] In January, the New York Times declared that “2021 is the year of African literature”. “African authors have taken the literary world by storm in 2021,” read one headline from Al Jazeera. It is true that African writers won the Nobel Prize for Literature, the Booker Prize, the Camões Prize for Literature, the Goncourt […]

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Creative Boom launches eight exclusive new prints from leading artists and designers in its store

[ad_1] Participating artists include Noma Bar, Zoë Barker, Sarah Boris, Marylou Faure, Peter Greenwood, Dani Molyneux, Danielle Rhoda and Wendy Wong. They join the existing lineup which includes Maaike Canne, Luis Mendo, Murugiah, Supermundane and Haley Tippmann. Each work is available in an A3 poster, printed on the finest Giclee fine art paper and produced […]

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The Maine Media Workshops series will host an artist and a filmmaker

[ad_1] Maggie Meiners, artist and filmmaker, plans to discuss her work that addresses notions of domesticity, beauty, and body image in a talk, “The A Game: The Authentic Self in Image Making,” at 1 p.m. on Wednesday 2 March. Photo submitted ROCKPORT — Artist and filmmaker Maggie Meiners plans to discuss her work that addresses […]

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Major Collection of Black Poems and Books Arrives at LSU: ‘Poetry is the History of Mankind’ | Education

[ad_1] LSU has obtained one of the largest collections of African-American poetry in the country, including a book that once belonged to Frederick Douglass and a collection of works by 1950 Pulitzer Prize-winning Gwendolyn Brooks. The collection, assembled by collector and book dealer Wyatt Houston Day, includes more than 800 works from the 18th century, […]

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Richard Duarte Brown, artist, mentor and pillar of the arts community

[ad_1] Standing in the middle of a famous artist Aminah Robinson’s KitchenRichard Duarte Brown finds himself unable to argue when it is suggested to him that he has a moment. “It’s a moment. It’s really a moment”, says the mixed media artist. It doesn’t matter that the Whitehall resident, 64 fills out health insurance papers […]

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Dissatisfied with virtual campus life, some students find new momentum during gap year

[ad_1] Anthony Russell spent much of February teaching street art to elementary and high school students in Calgary: showcasing black artists such as Jean-Michel Basquiat and helping them create stencil pieces in oil pastel, acrylic and watercolour. The kids were so engaged that some stayed through lunch and even after school just to finish their […]

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Ashland WWII Survivor Celebrates 95th Birthday With Book Signing

[ad_1] ASHLAND — Josianne Stone says she can’t write. She believes she can’t draw either, despite her collection of 200 hand-drawn drawings. On each of his designs, you will find three letters engraved on the corner of the frame, “GtG” – for “Glory to God”. A motto that Stone, 95, has adopted through his works […]

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APP to host an art gallery featuring Pike County Picasso

[ad_1] PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) – The Appalachian Arts Center is hosting an original art exhibit, but every piece is made in the mountains. Wesley Hunt, a native of Pike County who previously worked as a counsellor, needed a way to express himself and release stress. About five years ago Hunt began painting abstract expressionist works […]

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The Nautilus speaker is a snail-like piece of art to start the conversation in your living room

[ad_1] “Wow, what a beautiful piece of art you have there on the fireplace. Who’s the sculptor? Gormley? Kapoor? Koons?” You smile, press a few buttons and soothing, jazzy music starts playing from the “sculpture” they admired “Bowers & Wilkins”, you answer, to the great confusion of your guests. If you know the name, you […]

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Classy France stay on course for Grand Slam with six-try win over Scotland

[ad_1] Rampant France remain on course for the Grand Slam after winning a six-try destruction of Scotland 36-17 in Saturday’s Guinness Six Nations clash at Murrayfield. The Blues took control very early on with some magnificent tries from Paul Willemse and Yoram Moefana. Scotland responded with gusto and appeared to be back in the game […]

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Relations with Russia could harm thousands of European companies

[ad_1] PARIS — French energy companies operating in the Russian Arctic Sea. Italian luxury shops near Red Square. German car factories in southern Russia. As the United States and the European Union apply sanctions to penalize Russia for its invasion of Ukraine, European companies are preparing for the possibility that the punishment aimed at Moscow […]

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Book Review: “Frank & Co” (Mr. Mother of Invention Speaks Out)

[ad_1] By Ed Symkus Frank Zappa didn’t like being interviewed, but he really liked talking. Frank & Co – Conversations with Frank Zappa 1977-1993 by Co de Kloet. Preface by Dweezil Zappa. Jawbone Books, 317 pages, $24.95 (paper) I discovered Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention in the summer of 1966, when the Pinball! […]

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The Northerner | Luis Fitch speaks at a series of conferences on interconnected design

[ad_1] On Thursday, NKU hosted the 4th Series of Interconnected Design Lectures online via Zoom. The speaker for the event was Luis Fitch, the founder of UNO Branding. He is also an artist, designer and entrepreneur. There were 22 participants at the event. Luis Fitch was invited to speak at the event at NKU by […]

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“Kind of a dream come true”: Ackland Upstairs shines a light on NC’s black feminisms and more

[ad_1] A brief climb to the second floor of the Ackland Museum of Art leads museum visitors to Ackland Upstairs, an evolving exhibit where the art changes every eight weeks. The space, separated into galleries, contains works of art by different artists – all from different mediums. The current facility opened on January 10. Many […]

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Banned books become fodder for strong readers

[ad_1] Gibsons Public Library’s initiative to promote public readings turned to one of the murkiest chapters in literary history at a rally on February 16, the subject of banned and disputed books. The library’s community reading series began in January, the brainchild of outreach coordinator Lise Kreps and library volunteer Johanna Rzepa. Its inaugural monthly […]

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Data watchdog raps Scottish Government over Covid Status app privacy concerns

[ad_1] The UK’s data watchdog has chastised the Scottish Government and NHS National Services Scotland for their failure to inform people about how their personal information is used by the NHS Scotland Covid Status app. The app is a method people can use to demonstrate their vaccination status for mandatory Covid status checks which are […]

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Design in progress for the new MiraCosta arts building

[ad_1] OCEANSIDE — The design of The future new MiraCosta arts and media building to Oceanside Campus is underway, creating a state-of-the-art hub on campus and consolidating arts programs currently located in multiple buildings. The new arts and media building will support arts certificate and diploma programsincluding art history, digital photography, museum studies, studio arts […]

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Arts Center Announces March Classes | Lifestyles

[ad_1] The Orange Arts Center offers a wide range of fine art classes, camps and workshops for all skill levels including: drawing, painting, ceramics (hand building and wheel throwing), camps summer art for kids and more. Water painting and watercolor reflection workshop Join Peg Sheridan in this full-day workshop on painting landscapes that include water. […]

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Summer Harbor Arts and Books Fair Calls for Artists and Creators – Knox County VillageSoup

[ad_1] CAMDEN – Camden Public Library is delighted to announce that plans are underway for the Summer Harbor Arts and Books Fair to be held the weekend of July 9th and 10th. This beloved and well-attended event returns after two years of cancellation due to the pandemic. The fair is a great opportunity for artists, […]

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Delhi Metro launches state-of-the-art website and app! From trip planner to fare calculator, see key features

[ad_1] Delhi Metro, for the first time, has integrated its website and mobile app to ensure faster updates and flow of information across both platforms. In line with the Centre’s ‘Digital India’ initiative, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation has recently launched its revamped official website and mobile application. The updated website and app are among […]

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Section Assignments Determined for 2022 Intercollegiate Team Championships

[ad_1] ARLINGTON, TX – The transition to playoff play and the early stages of the race for the coveted Helmer Cup are in sight for collegiate bowling programs with the announcement of section assignments for 2022 Intercollegiate Team Championships. The four section qualifiers will take place March 12-13 at the Stardust Bowl in Addison, […]

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Columbia and Southern Boone public schools cancel classes ahead of winter storm

[ad_1] COLUMBIA, MO (KMIZ) Columbia Public Schools sent out a text Wednesday just before 4:30 p.m. saying that due to the timing of the onset of weather conditions with the potential for icy surfaces, sleet, snow, classes will not be in session Thursday. Due to the timing of onset of winter weather, with the potential […]

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Tool to mark the 30th anniversary of “Opiate” with a reimagined song, movie and art book

[ad_1] Tool has announced plans to mark the 30th anniversary of their 1992 EP “Opiate” with a reimagined and expanded version of the title track. The new version of the song, available to stream from March 1, will also be celebrated with a short film and a 46-page art book featuring behind-the-scenes and making-of photos, […]

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Hungama Artist Aloud, BIG FM India Launches Hungama Artist Aloud App

[ad_1] Hungama Artist Aloud, a platform that supports and promotes independent artists and content, has teamed up with BIG FM India – one of the country’s leading radio networks, and special Vimal Partner, Bolo Zubaan Kesari to launch the Hungama Artist Aloud app. Covering over 40 diverse languages ​​and over 50 genres such as Pop, […]

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Community Arts Workshops Coming Soon » Minden Times

[ad_1] The call has just gone out for members of the Arts Council – Haliburton Highlands (ACHH) working in arts and crafts who have a passion for their medium, have developed their skills and would like to share that passion and skills in the form one two and one half hour to three hour community […]

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Wabi Sabi @ Meraki Design and Art Studio maintains ties with aesthetics

[ad_1] Art products at Meraki Design and Art Studio. Mohammad Yusuf, Feature Writer A new art studio was launched this weekend in Dubai. It’s set to make waves in the UAE arts community – Wabi Sabi is a community-based arts space that aims to engage audiences, promote local artists, and support the development of the […]

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New coloring book with illustrations by MAGNUM, NAZARETH, PRAYING MANTIS Album Artist RODNEY MATTHEWS Available for pre-order

[ad_1] A new coloring book featuring 25 classic rock and heavy metal designs from world renowned fantasy and sci-fi illustrator Rodney Matthews, famous for over 50 years of epic and instantly recognizable album cover work. groups such as Nazareth, Magnum, Diamond Head, Asia, Praying Mantis and Tygers of Pan Tang. The latest entry in the […]

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Noteit Widget – Photo Drawing by Kensington Crypto Stock Option Signal & Alert Financial Trade Services

[ad_1] A simple free app to add notes and home screen widget for you and your partner. Make special designs or romantic notes for each other. –Design–Create unlimited drawing art widgets for your partner through these free apps. The drawing feature is available on this iPhone and iPad app. Pour out your creativity by drawing […]

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QNL Launches Online Course on Combating Art and Manuscript Trafficking

[ad_1] Doha: The Qatar National Library (QNL) yesterday launched an online course on “Combating Art Trafficking: Special Focus on Manuscripts”, as part of its role as a regional center for International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) for the Preservation and Preservation of Heritage Materials for Arab Countries and the Middle East. The three-day […]

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New Book Featuring Artist’s Paintings of NYC Bar Culture Dedicated to His Late Wife

[ad_1] Hopefully the viewer will take away a glimpse of New York culture and a sense of optimistic healing through art and social contact. NEW YORK (WEB PR) February 22, 2022 New York artist, Michael Dolen, shares original drawings and paintings that highlight the characters who work and frequent the bars and pubs of […]

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Sandhya Mukherjee’s notes of softness and light

[ad_1] Sandhya Mukherjee came discreetly into my listening universe. Growing up as a Bengali probashi in Delhi in the pre-digital era, I didn’t have Mukherjee as part of my early listening experiences like Lata Mangeshkar or Geeta Dutt had. I was two years away from hitting my teenage years when Mukherjee’s voice – unmistakable for […]

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Paul Willen, architect of Manhattan’s waterfront, dies at 93

[ad_1] What the companies came up with was a series of neighborhoods, each with its own cove. They also persuaded the city to use materials from the Twin Towers excavations to build the southwest tip of Manhattan, instead of dumping them at sea. Battery Park City, which was built on this new landmass beginning in […]

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Tipperary artists attending weekly classes to stage an exhibition at Clonmel Library

[ad_1] The Art Escape Group, exhibiting at Clonmel Library from Monday February 28 to Saturday March 12, is a group exhibition featuring the work of 30 artists who participate in weekly classes led by Ann Brennan, under the name The Artistic getaway. Ann runs her classes from three locations, Ballingarry, Clonmel and Cashel. The courses […]

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Hayv Kahraman: ‘I’ve Been Brainwashed To Think Anything Euro-American Centered Is The Ideal’ | Art

[ad_1] In 2006, artist Hayv Kahraman moved to the United States, then occupying his native Iraq, and began painting a woman who has been an integral part of his work ever since. With parchment-pale skin, a tuft of raven hair, scarlet lips and strong eyebrows, this figure is reminiscent of the unadorned background figures of […]

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Alien crop circles? No, just spectacular New Brunswick snow art

[ad_1] During the winter months, Maritimers hit the snow and spent hours creating intricate otherworldly designs that sometimes disappear in the blink of an eye. “I love the geometry and the amazing things with these mysterious crop circles that we see around the world,” said John Panopoulos. Panopoulos and his wife, Charmaigne Letourneau, left Ontario […]

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Tomás Saraceno: Tracking the Aerial Life of Spiders

[ad_1] The Shed has pulled out all the stops for multi-tasker Tomás Saraceno – a visionary Argentine artist and environmentalist celebrity who ranks among the world’s biggest spider-whisperers – giving him management of three of his four public spaces, approximately 28,000 square feet. And Saraceno appears to have returned the favor, curating a revealing but […]

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What to cook this week

[ad_1] Hello. Sometimes in the winter, when my nerves are tight and the walls seem to be closing in, I load into my vehicle with the dog and drive down to the Rockaway Peninsula in Queens, as fast as I can. The emptiness of Jacob Riis Park at this time of year, the unobstructed view […]

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Vibrant New Star Wars Book Offers Unique Behind-the-Scenes Look at Lucasfilm

[ad_1] Star Wars: The Art of the High Republic will provide a much-needed showcase of the artistic creators behind the scenes of Star Wars. the Star Wars: The High Republic the sub-series was one of star wars franchise’s most ambitious ventures. Combining art and story, the creators of the sub-series worked to create a new […]

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Laptop to create, iPad to organize and phone to communicate: the Nilekani recipe for staying focused

[ad_1] THE HUGE VALUATIONS seen over the past few years in the startup sector will likely experience a “compression” in the coming days as liquidity dries up and interest rates rise, said Nandan Nilekani, co-founder and non-executive chairman of Infosys. “We are already seeing some compression in value. As the United States transitions from an […]

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‘Last Cuentista’, ‘Unspeakable’ win children’s book awards | Arts

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP)Donna Barba Higuera’s “The Last Cuentista,” a post-apocalyptic tale about a young girl who must preserve the memory of Earth’s history, won the John Newbery Medal for best children’s book of the year. Another Memory Story received the Randolph Caldecott Medal for Outstanding Children’s Picture Book. “Watercress,” in which a Chinese-American girl […]

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The Wester Ross exhibition provides a glimpse of the work of students immersed in the Bridge House Art course with an unveiling at An Talla Solais in Ullapool

[ad_1] BACK ROW Kittie Jones, Lucy Darke, Lorraine Thomson, Eleanor White, Anna Miller, Lauren Cameron, Larry Carlson. FRONT ROW: Sandra Robertson, Sue Slack, Sophie Fontes, Karen Prentice, Colleen Taylor, Caroline Williams. THE portfolio work of 11 students who took an immersive art course at Wester Ross will be unveiled to the public later this month. […]

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I’m a tattoo artist and these are the requests I hate the most

[ad_1] A tattoo artist has revealed the requests he hates the most, plus why you should never ask for these designs. TikTok user @dobbybouglas shared several videos breaking down the worst tattoo trends – from mustache to finger to infinity symbol. 5 Tattoo artist and TikTok user @dobbybouglas has revealed the tattoos he hates the […]

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I left the wilderness of Orkney for a new life in Berlin. Could I find a lover – and a raccoon? | Amy Liptrot

[ad_1] Jone always has the impression of arriving in Berlin a little too late. Five years ago, people said: this was when it was really happening. I had visited once for a weekend, ten years ago. We had cycled and stayed up all night with friends of friends in their big, airy apartment, which they […]

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DC’s 11th Street Bridge Park taps mother-daughter sculpting duo to design public art

[ad_1] A mother-daughter sculpting duo has been selected to create the first and largest piece at 11th Street Bridge Park over the Anacostia River in DC A rendition of “Anacostia’s Sunrise/Sunset Portals” by Martha Jackson Jarvis and Njena Surae Jarvis (Courtesy of Jackson Jarvis Studio and OLIN + OMA) Sculptor Martha Jackson Jarvis and her […]

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Art Cooley, founder of the Environmental Defense Fund, dies at 87

[ad_1] Following a lawsuit by the fund in Michigan, nearly all cities stopped using DDT, and the application of another pesticide, dieldrin, in western Michigan to control Japanese beetles, has been delayed for a year. A lawsuit against the city of Milwaukee caused it to end its use of DDT to combat Dutch elm disease. […]

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Master wildlife artist Hiroko Cannon brings the complexity of each feather to life

[ad_1] On a sunny morning in Pendleton, Hiroko Cannon quietly opens her back door, slipping silently into the yard where she can watch the birds begin to congregate around her range of bird feeders. It is research, gathering images for the meticulous watercolors she has been creating for 20 years. She never uses a camera, […]

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Tours of the Solar System Sculpture Trail in Northern Ireland and Cambridge

[ad_1] A model of the solar system designed by artist and children’s author Oliver Jeffers is on display in Derry-Londonderry, Belfast and Cambridge as part of Unboxed: Creativity in the UK, a collaboration between art, science and technology. Our Place in Space includes a 10km three-dimensional sculpture trail, an interactive AR app, and extensive learning […]

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Go to the pot for pottery | York Press

[ad_1] When I was in high school, art class was an excuse to mess around. The teachers weren’t particularly good at keeping order, and most of us never did more than smear a few splatters of paint on paper while giggling with our classmates. For any viewer, this wouldn’t have been far removed from what […]

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Anne Frank’s disputed book will be published in German

[ad_1] “The Betrayal of Anne Frank”, a controversial book about who betrayed Frank to the Nazis, will be published in German in a revised and annotated version. A critic describes the project as historical revisionism. HarperCollins Germany director Jürgen Welte justified the decision to publish Rosemary Sullivan’s “The Betrayal of Anne Frank” by saying he […]

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The lost art of empathy

[ad_1] Empathy has declined around the world. How can we bring it back into society? REMARK comes from the Greek word empathy (emin; patheticfeeling), empathy is the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. It’s a virtue that we try to instill in our young people, and it’s considered a good trait. Lately, […]

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Metal Sign Designs is the pioneer in the adoption of indoor and outdoor metal wall art.

[ad_1] Metal Sign Designs adds a new style to home decor with its artistically forged metal art pieces that are acclaimed to last forever. What makes a house a home isn’t just the people who live there. A home is also a place that reflects a person’s tastes, style and personality. Humans have long used […]

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Indigenous queer artists are reclaiming a fluid sense of gender

[ad_1] IN SOME INDIGENOUS cultures, people of liminal gender were not only welcome, but held in high status, in the belief that their ability to move between states of being gave them privileged access to the spiritual world and was the evidence of supernatural powers. Filipina American filmmaker Isabel Sandoval’s upcoming feature “Tropical Gothic” (due […]

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Brand Magic, the art and science of creating successful brands

[ad_1] What is it in the state of Gujarat that gives birth to many entrepreneurs and some of the most iconic and successful local brands? These are time-tested brands from a state known for its entrepreneurial spirit. Brand Magic, the art and science of creating successful brandsis a collection of smart choices as all the […]

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Melbourne’s new design fair aims to capture cashed-in global art and design collectors

[ad_1] The Melbourne Design Fair will run for five days, back to back with Melbourne Design Week which has been held under the auspices of the NGV since 2017. The effect is one of critical mass: by stimulating the collectible design sector, the NGV encourages practitioners in neighboring regions. creative practices to enter the field. […]

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Lachlan Murdoch to serve as honorary starter for 64th DAYTONA 500

[ad_1] The Executive Chairman and CEO of Fox Corporation will wave the green flag to kick off the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series season in The Great American Race on Sunday, February 20 DAYTONA BEACH, Florida. (February 16, 2022) – Daytona International Speedway announces that Lachlan Murdoch, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fox Corporation, […]

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A digital artist moves to Choteau, teaches | News

[ad_1] One of Choteau’s newest residents, digital artist Jennifer Bishop, is bringing her arts, crafts and cosmetics businesses online to town and has already shared her talents at two craft workshops at Choteau Arts Studio and Gallery. Bishop says she plans to offer more classes through Choteau Arts, but anyone who was unable to attend […]

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Top 10 fictional buildings | Books

[ad_1] ROn the other hand, since everyone supposedly thinks it contains a book, I wonder if every novelist thinks their mind contains unbuilt architecture. I know I do. Not the technical stuff, of course. Trigonometry and structural engineering. I mean the thrilling piece of freehand sketching at the start. The dream of the existence of […]

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Office lobbies become contactless due to Covid

[ad_1] After 9/11, the lobbies of many office buildings in the United States changed permanently as landlords tightened security, adding cameras, turnstiles, programmable elevators and other technological tools. Everyone who entered had to have identification, and the guards recorded who was coming and going. Now, as pandemic restrictions ease and workers begin to return to […]

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Palm Springs Modernism Week: Everything You Need to Know | Architectural Summary

[ad_1] Every spring, design enthusiasts flock to Palm Springs, California for Modernism Week. After its cancellation in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the flagship festival returns this year with great fanfare from February 17 to 27. Palm Springs Modernism Week toasts the city’s wealth of mid-century design and celebrity culture, with over 350 events […]

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Kirby Mouthful Mode Fan Art Keeps Getting Better

[ad_1] A Nintendo Direct reliably gives us exciting new games, and the February episode was no exception. Perhaps the most memorable announcement came with images of Kirby and the Forgotten Landwhich will be released on Switch on March 25th. The pink hero gets some pretty flexible new powers, ones that seem stretched out in their […]

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Books to smash this semester | arts and culture

[ad_1] One of my New Year’s resolutions was to read more books. So instead of mindlessly scrolling through my phone at night, I (tried) to read instead. I’m trying to read a variety of books this year – all genres, authors, years and more. I’ve included three main categories of books that I’ll suggest you […]

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Google app uses machine learning to discover your pet’s look in 10,000 classic works of art

[ad_1] Does your cat imagine themselves to be a 21st century incarnation of Bastet, the Egyptian goddess of the rising sun, protector of the home, aka lady of the slaughter? If so, you should definitely allow him to download the Google Arts & Culture app on your phone to take a selfie using the Pet […]

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Dunhill Partners and Bill Hutchinson sell properties in the Dallas Design District

[ad_1] Dunhill Partners, the developer of the recent renewal and development of the Dallas Design District, has sold its properties to HN Capital, a Dallas-based investment firm, and McCourt Partners of New York. As part of the transaction, Dunhill founder Bill Hutchinson, who faces sexual assault charges in Texas and California, also sold his investment […]

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The anime The Lord of the Rings: War of the Rohirrim will be released in April

[ad_1] the the Lord of the Rings: War of the Rohirrim, the animated feature announced in 2021, is set for release on April 12, 2024, Warner Bros. announced on Monday. Pictures in a press release. The film, which is a joint project with Warner Bros. Animation and New Line Cinema, is directed by Kenji Kamiyama […]

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This student wants to create a library and cultural space for Vancouver’s black community

[ad_1] A University of British Columbia student has started fundraising and collecting donated books to open a library and community center for Black people and BIPOC in Vancouver. Maya Preshyon wants to open the Vancouver Black Library, the city’s first library focused on books by black authors and BIPOC. “Being a black person in Vancouver […]

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The City of Santa Monica and Building Bridges Art Exchange invite the public to a Black History Reception, Art Walk on February 19

[ad_1] February 14, 2022 8:21 a.m. The city’s Black History Month Committee and Building Bridges Art Exchange are partnering to host an arts reception on Saturday, February 19, 2022, to feature exhibits focused on Black health and wellness. The event will take place from 2-3 p.m. at the Building Bridges Art Exchange at the Bergamot […]

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Competition launched to design new public art installation in Scarborough town center

[ad_1] Brunswick owner Scarborough Group International (SGI) has teamed up with higher education college Scarborough TEC to launch a design competition it hopes will inspire a new public art installation at the centre. The “Bolder Brunswick” competition invites art students in grades two and three at Scarborough TEC to submit designs for a large-scale work […]

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Painter of Hard-Edge Abstraction Dies – ARTnews.com

[ad_1] Carmen Herrera, a Cuban-American artist whose avant-garde abstractions gained mainstream recognition in the final years of her life, died Saturday in her New York apartment at age 106. The news was confirmed by the Lisson Gallery, which represented her for a decade. “Carmen made living, ever-changing works, even when she seemed to have reached […]

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Stephanie Selby, ballerina who inspired many, dies at 57

[ad_1] Stephanie Selby, who was the leading subject of “A Very Young Dancer,” a book that inspired a generation of budding ballerinas and future dance stars, but who abruptly abandoned the world of ballet and disappeared from view, died on February 3 in Cody, Wyo, she was 56 years old. The cause was complications from […]

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Marvel’s Hawkeye Concept Art Features Alternate Costume Designs From Yelena Belova

[ad_1] After debuting in Black WidowFlorence Pugh’s Yelena Belova made a quick return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe last year as she arrived in New York to seek justice and steal scenes from Marvel Studios. Hawk Eye. And, thanks to illustrator Josh Nizzi, we now have a look at some unused costume designs for Yelena’s […]

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Southern Indiana veteran finds healing through art and nature

[ad_1] CLARKSVILLE, Ind. – The Ohio Falls have long been a meaningful place for Jeffersonville artist Mike Gibson – it’s a place where he can explore the intersection of art, nature and therapy. Gibson is currently working with the Ohio Falls Foundation and the Southern Indiana Arts Alliance to teach a series of art classes […]

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History: Deaf musicians take part in the Super Bowl halftime show

[ad_1] The Super Bowl will feature a spectacular halftime show, as usual, with some of hip-hop’s biggest names entertaining the masses while the championship-contending teams take a break. And for the first time, two of the performers are deaf. Dr. Dre added deaf stars Warren “Wawa” Snipe and Sean Forbes to Sunday’s lineup which also […]

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‘A Valentine to Frederick’: Frederick Book Arts Center spreads messages of love through its ancient art journal | Culture & Leisure

[ad_1] For the cynics, Valentine’s Day is another Hallmark holiday. Johnny Carrera is here to expand our definition of it. “We want to spread love, not fear,” said Carrera, executive director of the Frederick Books Arts Center. “I think there’s so much anxiety in our culture, people don’t come out of their fight or flight, […]

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Coast Mountain College launches End Stigma campaign with unique art student logo design – Terrace Standard

[ad_1] Satsi Naziel, artist and student of Coast Mountain College’s (CMTN) Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art, has created the latest logo for her End Stigma mental health campaign. CMTN launched End Stigma this month to normalize conversations surrounding mental health and Naziel’s design was chosen in a competition that saw submissions pour in […]

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In ‘Where Wonder Grows’, children connect with nature and family traditions: NPR

[ad_1] Cinco Puntos Press / Lee & Low Books Cinco Puntos Press / Lee & Low Books Xelena González and Adriana Garcia have known each other since childhood — probably. “Both of our parents are community organizers involved in community organizing here in San Antonio,” González explains. “Specifically the west side of San Antonio, which […]

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Athletes turned artists: Former Olympians carry on the tradition with online exhibition

[ad_1] BEIJING (KXAN) — A group of former Olympians are keeping up the tradition. Their Olympic Agora The artistic project celebrates the values ​​that the Games embody and showcases sport and culture. The group is made up of seven retired Olympians who express through art what the best athletes in the world can relate to. […]

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2021 Governor’s Awards in the Arts Winners Announced – 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

[ad_1] The 2021 Governor’s Award in the Arts the winners are out. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that have had a significant impact on art in the Commonwealth. They’ve been around since 1977. Each year, the Kentucky Arts Council commissions an artist to design and create the physical award winners receive. “The Governor’s Awards […]

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Billy Corgan brings National Wrestling Alliance tradition to Music City

[ad_1] Smashing Pumpkins lead singer Billy Corgan has already reached the pinnacle of pop culture success with the decade-long standard he and his band established as Billboard’s Top Ten Alternative Rock Artists. Since 2017, however, Corgan has made inroads to success in another beloved avenue of pop culture: professional wrestling. As a result, 2022 finds […]

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Bob Wall, martial arts master who fought with Bruce Lee, dies at 82

[ad_1] Bob Wall, a martial arts master who, with quick business acumen and even lighter fists, propelled disciplines like karate, aikido and Brazilian jiu-jitsu into the American mainstream, making friends and sharing the screen with the likes of Bruce Lee and Chuck Norris, who died Jan. 30 in Los Angeles. He was 82 years old. […]

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The best recent sci-fi, fantasy and horror – review summary | science fiction books

[ad_1] The This by Adam Roberts (Gollancz, £16.99)Imagine a social media app implanted in the roof of the mouth for more immersive connectivity. This small step turns out to be a giant leap in human evolution, a kind of telepathy that brings everyone together as part of a vast Gestalt consciousness. But is it really […]

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John Wesley, an artist who could not be identified, dies at 93

[ad_1] John Wesley, a painter of flat, cartoonish figures who seemed to come not from the well of Pop Art but from a deeper, alien reservoir of the American unconscious inhabited by floating babies, rubbery nudes and the band’s hapless husband comic Dagwood Bumstead, died Thursday at his Manhattan home. He was 93 years old. […]

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‘I see rhythm taking a lot of really interesting risks’: Writer and curator Kimberly Drew on why she’s joining the gallery world

[ad_1] Writer and curator Kimberly Drew, author of That’s what I know about art and co-editor of the anthology Black Futuresjoined Pace Gallery as Associate Director. Social Media Manager at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York from 2015 to 2018, Drew has more than ten years of experience in the art world, including […]

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Sean McCann joins list of artists speaking out against Spotify

[ad_1] (File photo.) A Newfoundland artist now based in Ontario joins other artists in denouncing the music streaming service Spotify. High profile Canadian artists Joni Mitchell and Neil Young are among the latest to remove their catalogs from the music streaming service. Young, who opposes Spotify’s decision to carry Joe Rogan’s podcasts, even went […]

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1stdibs spotlights Black Artist Fund grant recipients and other news – SURFACE

[ad_1] DESIGN SEND Our daily view of the world through the prism of design. BY EDITORS February 10, 2022 Darryl Westly, Board Member of the Black Artist Fund. Photography by Kendall Bessent … The Design Dispatch offers essential, expert-written news from the design world, curated by our dedicated team. Think of it as your cheat […]

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EL Community Center Offers Arts and Crafts Classes | News, Sports, Jobs

[ad_1] Arts and crafts classes will be offered at the East Liverpool Community and Learning Center under new Artistic Director Kim Hohlmayer from Saturday 12 February. Classes for 4-6 year olds will be at 10 a.m., at age 7. 10 a.m. to noon and older students start at 2 p.m. Some students are […]

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Review of “The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue”

[ad_1] The New York Times bestseller “The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue” written by VE Schwab is the story of a young girl who makes a deal with a god to live forever, but it has a catch – no one cares. will never remember her. Kylie Balk-Yaatenen / Advance-Titan“The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue” […]

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Around the World: Tala Lending App Founder Shivani Siroya’s Favorite Things

[ad_1] Shivani Siroya, founder of Tala. tala Text size Shivani Siroya’s idea for a digital lending app for “underbanked” people in emerging markets came to her while working in sub-Saharan and West Africa. “I interviewed more than 3,500 individual microentrepreneurs in person,” says Siroya, Founder and CEO of Tala. “I had the chance to observe […]

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The Elmhurst Art Museum at Twenty-Five: Executive Director John McKinnon appreciates the past and looks to the future

[ad_1] “Ascension Descension”, installation view/Photo: David Wallace Haskins In the light of the Elmhurst Art MuseumOn the occasion of the museum’s twenty-fifth anniversary, Executive Director John McKinnon addresses the museum’s three core ideals – art, education and architecture – of their commitment to exhibiting works by contemporary Midwestern artists to the McCormick House by Mies […]

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Add Math Electives to Our Course – Visual Arts Students Appeal to GES

[ad_1] Some visual arts students in the Ashanti region are appealing to the Ghana Education Service (GES) to include elective mathematics in the current subject to put them in an advantageous position. With the introduction of the pre-engineering curriculum as an opportunity to express their creative skills, students say the math electives will help them […]

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Arts in Public Places Program Seeks Artists for Children’s Activity Book |

[ad_1] The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs today launched a partnership with the Art in Public Places program seeking artists for a New Mexico-themed activity book for children ages 2-5. years and aimed at improving children’s literacy with a strong multilingual and multicultural element. “The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs received a terrific […]

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Love Grove humans get their portraits from Aravani Art Project

[ad_1] A YEAR after the perimeter wall of the Love Grove Pumping Station was turned into a canvas for the Aravani Art Project, the flyover that crosses it at Worli is getting a similar treatment. Members of Aravani Art Project paint the pillars of Love Grove Flyover with portraits of people who frequent this area, […]

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The Whitney Museum will host a historic exhibit of Puerto Rican art made in the five years following Hurricane Maria

[ad_1] The Whitney Museum of American Art will mark the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Maria with the first major exhibition of Puerto Rican art to be held at an American museum in five decades. The exhibition, titled “No exists a poshuracán mundo: Puerto Rican art after Hurricane Mariawill bring together a cross-generational group of over […]

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Memoirs – Portland Press Herald

[ad_1] KENNEBUNKPORTLearn about birds through the Hog Island programYork County Audubon (YCA) is seeking an educator or community leader to participate in a week-long program on Hog ​​Island in July.“Sharing Nature: An Educator’s Week” will run from July 17-22. Program details and descriptions are available at hogisland.audubon.org/sharing-nature-educator-s-week.A YCA scholarship will pay 70% of the recipient’s […]

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Examining ‘toxic positivity’: A negative experience | Arts

[ad_1] In her new self-help book “Toxic Positivity,” Whitney Goodman attempts to bridge the gap between popular psychology and science. Unfortunately, his delicate balancing act does not always succeed. Goodman is a popular psychotherapist who rose to fame on her Instagram account @sitwithwhit. She uses her platform to share advice on mental health and wellbeing […]

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Communications design students win US graphic design competition

[ad_1] Arts & Culture Twelve members of the Communications Design (CMD) Class of 2021 from the School of Design at the College of Visual and Performing Arts have been named winners of the 2021 Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) American Graphic Design Awards. Jane Ciminera, Liran Federmann, Brie Flewelling, Fiona Gaffney, Bridget Gismondi, Sophie Hautula, Whitney […]

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Wolf Administration launches student art contest to raise awareness of ticks and Lyme disease

[ad_1] Harrisburg, Pennsylvania — As the number of Lyme disease cases in the state and across the country continues to rise, officials from the Departments of Health (DOH), Education (PDE), and Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) today encouraged Pennsylvanians to enter the 2022 Lyme Art Contest to promote awareness of the prevalence of ticks and […]

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What great books by black authors should be brought to the screen?

[ad_1] When We Heard About the Upcoming TV Series Based on Octavia Butler’s Extraordinary 1979 Novel Kinship, we decided to take this opportunity to ask some of our favorite literary leaders which book by a black writer they would most like to see made for the screen. In honor of Black History Month, we’re sharing […]

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Mobile apps are now using the term ‘metaverse’ to attract new users: report

[ad_1] More than 552 apps have added the keyword “metaverse” in their description or titles to attract new users, a new report from app analytics firm Sensor Tower has revealed. Metaverse, is one of the hottest terms in the tech industry, it’s a virtual world where imagination is the only limit. The metaverse is not […]

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“Sophia Crownfield: From Nature” examines a design process from the turn of the 20th century and…

[ad_1] Until July 31, 2022, the exhibition Sophia Crownfield: drawn from nature at Cooper Hewitt in New York explores fashionable florals from an American designer. From the 1890s through the 1920s, Sophia Crownfield (American, 1862-1929) designed prints for some of the most important silk and wallpaper manufacturers in the United States. Her flower designs range […]

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Long Island High School for the Arts secures another financial commitment, $1.5 million, from Piano Man

[ad_1] OWhen Long Island High School for the Arts was in danger of closing six years ago, it was the Piano Man himself who helped — donating $1 million from the Billy Joel Foundation. Billy Joel attends a concert at Long Island High School for the Arts in 2017 as the building that houses the […]

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Hogwarts Legacy Art Book hints at a September release date

[ad_1] A Hogwarts Legacy has been spotted with a September 1 release date, hinting at a release date for Avalanche’s upcoming RPG. Warner Bros. made a point of assuring people that Hogwarts Legacy and Gotham Knights won’t be delayed into 2022, mentioning their release dates in various articles and during investor interviews. While gamers remain […]

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The Art of The Batman Book Reveals Concept Art for New Movie

[ad_1] The art of Batman book revealed some concept art from the film. On the cover of the volume, The Caped Crusader overlooks a murky landscape of Gotham. It matches the very lonely tone that Matt Reeves has created in the film’s trailers so far. The Batman captures Bruce Wayne much earlier in his career. […]

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UC scientists study how robotic dogs and art therapy app help depression and other illnesses

[ad_1] Part of the study “is to see how art therapy can reduce people’s levels of depression and improve their overall quality of life,” Rastogi said. Thus, patients will experience art therapy through an app and see how electronic art exercises help them. Some patients in the study will only use the art therapy app, […]

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NMSU Art Museum Received $300,000 Andrew W. Mellon Grant

[ad_1] LAS CRUCES — The New Mexico State University Museum of Art is among a select group across the country to receive a competitive grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The art museum was among those invited to apply for a grant of between $150,000 and $500,000 from the Mellon Foundation’s Art Museum Futures […]

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Durleen M. Braasch Obituary – Green Bay Press-Gazette

[ad_1] Durleen M. Braasch South Bend, IN – Durleen M. Braasch, 87, died at 8:00 a.m. Saturday, January 29, 2022 at Heritage Point in Mishawaka. Durleen was born July 22, 1934 in Green Bay, WI to the late Harold and Erna (Meintz) Lewis. Having worked on the family farm and the eldest of 4 children, […]

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Ileana D’Cruz Removes Apps That Made Her Look “Thinner”

[ad_1] “Barfi” actress Ileana D’Cruz has been absent from the screen, but is frequently seen on social media. Her Instagram account is full of interesting posts, from bikini photos to glimpses of her travels. She endorsed body positivity in a new Instagram post a few hours ago, sharing an unedited photo of herself posing in […]

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The radical woman behind “Goodnight Moon”

[ad_1] Brown usually took fifteen to twenty minutes to write the first draft of a story – they were often scribbled on the back of envelopes or on shopping lists. She then took a year or two to massage the rhythm and timing of the text. She claimed that she never had “any idea at […]

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The Treasury takes a look at NFTs and artistic crime

[ad_1] Key points to remember The US Treasury today warned that the NFT art market is susceptible to money laundering and other types of fraud. He also suggested that some (but not all) NFTs may qualify as virtual assets under Financial Action Task Force rules. The Treasury did not directly comment on other issues in […]

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What Museums Don’t Reveal About Religious Art

[ad_1] Some entries in the show are almost purely performative. The power of Tibetan bronze ritual bells lies far less in their appearance than in the wake-up sound they emit. An 18th-century Tibetan manuscript is just a scrap of paper, but carries a vocal and instrumental score for a tantric serenade. And when it comes […]

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Ai Weiwei participated in the design of the Beijing Olympic Stadium. But he regrets the way he’s used

[ad_1] Written by Jacqui PalumboChristiane Amanpour, CNN Contributors Henry Hullah, CNN Christiane Amanpour’s interview with Ai Weiwei airs Friday at 1 p.m. ET. See more here. While the Beijing Winter Olympics sets offartist Ai Weiwei once again criticizes China’s ruling Communist Party and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), which he says “ignores” the safety of […]

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Kirkland artist Lee designs the Lunar New Year calendar

[ad_1] Nolen Lee For the third year in a row, US Bank commissioned artist and Kirkland resident Nolen Lee to create the bank’s Lunar New Year calendar. The second eldest of six children, Lee enjoyed drawing, coloring, playing with LEGOs, making beads, creating figurines with Sculpey, folding origami creations, painting T-shirts – you name it, […]

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Sheila Heti always asks questions

[ad_1] In her poignant and imaginative new novel, “Pure Colour,” Sheila Heti opens up about an unusual concept: humans are bears, fish, or birds. Those who care most about their closest relationships are bears. People focused on the common good are fish. And those who care most about beauty and aesthetics are the birds. “People […]

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Book Review | Artist Florine Stettheimer’s new biography goes beyond her bright and seductive colors to the social commentary below

[ad_1] Florine Stettheimer is the woman under the green umbrella, on the garden side of Asbury Park South (1920) – an exuberant Fourth of July scene, set on a golden beach in New Jersey. Her self-portrait is easy to spot because, as always, she is alone: ​​an elegant observer dressed in white. Nearby, Marcel Duchamp […]

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NI artist creates new free digital ‘peace’ app for Belfast wall

[ad_1] Pictured launching the new app is Matthew Malcolm, Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Deepa Mann-Kler, Artist and Professor Paul Moore, Future Screens NI An artist from Northern Ireland has launched a new app, AR Peace Wall, which aims to improve the visitor experience at the Cupar Way Peace Wall in Belfast. Deepa Mann-Kler, managing […]

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ABQ Ride, ART services closed due to weather conditions

[ad_1] Why Gas Prices in New Mexico Will Rise This Winter 2 hours ago City crews working Albuquerque roads 2 hours ago Video: Young DWI suspect says officer raped her 7 hours ago Winter weather causes a mess on Albuquerque roads 7 hours ago Albuquerque Police are appealing for help in solving… 8 hours ago […]

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It’s gold, baby. But Niclas Castello’s cube is nothing new in art.

[ad_1] The fun thing about concept art is that it’s totally easy to create. You can say something about the increasingly virtual way many of us are experiencing the world and the explosive popularity of NFTs (non-fungible tokens) – or seem to be saying something profound, anyway – simply by staging a Central Park around […]

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Annabel Crabb received a sketch from a mysterious artist one evening while having dinner in Rome. Now the mystery is solved

[ad_1] It’s a story that emerged with a ‘message in a bottle’ quality, linking ABC personality Annabel Crabb and Tasmanian artist and bookseller Alexander Okenyo in ways neither of them would. could imagine. Key points: ABC presenter Annabel Crabb and her family were drawn by an artist while vacationing in Rome in 2018 Eager to […]

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A pandemic-informed Venice Biennale will shine a light on women

[ad_1] In the two years that New York curator Cecilia Alemani had to organize the 59th edition of the Venice Biennale – during which the pandemic forced a year-long delay and 400 studio visits had to take place on Zoom – the world has changed around her. People grappled with big existential questions about the […]