Monthly Archives: June 2021

11 weird and interesting museums in Nebraska

Clowns, roller skates, Bigfoot and a MASH POTATOES exhibit: From the bizarre to the historic, the museums of Nebraska offer a different take on the Americana. From Johnny Carson’s hometown to the American baseball pastime, here’s a look at 11 insanely special museums across Cornhusker State. Tim trudell 1. Bone …

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5 adorable Denver apartments to book for your stay

From beautiful mountains to bustling cities, Colorado offers endless things to do and see – and luckily for those who live here, we don’t have to travel far to have fun. Denver is the perfect place for Coloradans to plan a vacation. In addition to numerous bars and restaurants, it …

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The power of partnership

Australia is the continent with the highest rate of mammal extinction in the world. A total of 10 percent of the original species have become extinct since Europeans first arrived on the southern continent at the end of the 18th century. There are a number of reasons why this is …

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Your Tuesday: Opus Musivum

“Now is the winter of our discontent; made a glorious disappointment with the lockdown speech, ”as the bard would say today. As we gather indoors, in various states, surrounded by failed quarantine plans and vaccine (st) deployment, we need a positive plan to lift our spirits. So, I have a …

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Sascha Scott receives Smithsonian American Art Museum Prize for his essay on the decolonization of art history in the United States

Sascha Scott, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Art History, is the recipient of the prestigious Patricia and Phillip Frost Essay Award from the Smithsonian American Art Museum for her article “Georgia O’Keeffe’s Hawai’i? Decolonizing the History of American Modernism ”, which appeared in the Summer 2020 issue …

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Contemporary artist Nak Noy shines

Cambodia’s contemporary art scene is flourishing with the growing presence of a legion of talented artists – some of them self-taught and having braved years of struggling to gain recognition for their work. One of these emerging artists – Nak Noy – started out with only a pencil and a …

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When Harry Met Adventurer Kathy Ford

Harry d butler Local woman has the chance to swim with manatees For some people, going on vacation means going to the beach or Gatlinburg or camping in a tent in someone’s pasture. But for others, the extraordinary adventures are “to do”. Take Kathy Ford and her husband, Mike, of …

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Alice’s Wonderland

For those who have seen Alice Walton pour money and new ideas in Northwest Arkansas, the news came as no surprise. In April, it was announced that the already spectacular Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville would increase its size by 50 percent. Almost 100,000 square feet will …

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Artist Lin Fei Fei – Sacramento Magazine

As an artist, she paints as a way to understand humanity and the complexities that haunt us all as individuals across cultures. Through dark charcoal shades and strokes of soft white, the shapes of distorted faces and human skulls slowly emerge from over 100 canvases dedicated to the visual concept …

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Public art makes art free, more democratic: Hanif Kureshi

India is at the dawn of a new artistic movement – the urban contemporary, according to famous public artist Hanif Kureshi. Kureshi defines the contemporary urban movement as one that challenges the conventional notion of the practice of art and encourages a culture where “artists make cities their studios, rather …

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Top 15 things to do around Cleveland this weekend

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Summer upsets me. Summer is like a merry-go-round. But if you still don’t have any plans for this weekend, don’t worry. We have 15 cool ideas for you. Cedar Point 150th Anniversary One of the oldest and largest amusement parks in the world kicks off its 150th …

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teamLab New exhibition in San Francisco

Following the launch of two flame installations in Tokyo, teamLab digital technologists travel to the United States for one of their largest installations to date. The Tokyo-based international art collective brings its renowned immersive experience to the Asian Art Museum’s new Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang pavilion. “teamLab: Continuity” will …

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Wildwood Park will host an outdoor music show

Elsewhere in Entertainment, Events, and the Arts: Mozart in the wild Soprano Kelly Singer joins Arkansas Symphony musicians Charlotte Crosmer and Meredith Hicks, violins; Timothy MacDuff, viola; and Jacob Wunsch, cello, for “Music in the wild”, 8 p.m. Friday at the Butler Gazebo at Wildwood Park for the Arts, 20919 …

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