Monthly Archives: May 2022

What are the best American art cities? – ARTnews.com

Each year, UBS and economist Clare McAndrew publish a report on the global art market. For the first time, to accompany it, McAndrew has also published a second report devoted to the role that cities in the United States play in the global art market. According to McAndrew, the United …

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Extended summer hours and new exhibitions – Announcements

Extended summer hours and new exhibitionsFrom May 30 to September 5, 2022 Perez Miami Art Museum 1103 Biscayne Blvd. Miami, Florida 33132UNITED STATES Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is pleased to announce that from May 30 to September 5, the museum will be open on Mondays from 11 a.m.–6 p.m.. …

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Florida dealer accused of selling allegedly fake art by Basquiat – ARTnews.com

Federal agents have charged a Palm Beach, Fla. dealer with wire fraud, mail fraud and money laundering for selling allegedly fake works by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and others for millions of dollars. Through his Danieli Fine Art and Galerie Danieli galleries, Daniel Elie Bouaziz is said to …

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303 Famous Designer Magazine Carol Mier

Thirty years ago, Carol Mier packed up his things, closed his storefront, and traveled from New Mexico to Denver. With no money in her pocket, she remained optimistic about finding a new home. She knew she wanted to have a storefront in an artistic neighborhood that also offered her a …

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Mira Awards honor creative high school students : NorthEscambia.com

The Escambia County Public Schools Foundation recently recognized local high school students for their creative and artistic talents through the annual Mira Awards. Mira, which means “brightest star”, was conceived by a group of teachers from Tate High School in 1987. Since then, the Mira Awards have been extended to …

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FILE PHOTOS: Hundreds of community members celebrate the Year of the Tiger in Chinatown

The annual Lunar New Year celebration hosted by Chinatown-International District Business Improvement Zone returned to Chinatown-International District on April 30, bringing tons of excitement to community members after two years of pandemic. by Debby Cheng The annual Lunar New Year celebration hosted by Chinatown International District Business Improvement Area (CIDBIA), …

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Set It Off: A stunning new exhibition at the Parrish

Something extraordinary is happening at the Parrish Art Museum. Even the East End’s revered natural light seems to be in on it. Streaming through a window in the museum’s central gallery on a Thursday morning at Water Mill, the light – that magical light that has drawn so many artists …

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Footprints of the Patriarchy – richmondmagazine.com

Some works of art hang from the ceiling of VCU’s Institute of Contemporary Art, interrupting the viewer’s field of vision. Others are mounted on the walls, overlooking passers-by. All plays openly tell a story full of gender-based violence and patriarchal oppression. “Aquí Me Quedo / Here I Stayfeatures the work …

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Global Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT) Market Expected

Westford, USA, May 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The rise of mainstream influencers, gaming communities and growing demand for digital artwork will continue to fuel the Global Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT) Market boom over the next five years. The growing influence of celebrities to fuel the momentum of the sale of …

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What do artists wear and why is it important?

In 2015, writer Charlie Porter was visiting an Agnes Martin retrospective at London’s Tate Modern when he stopped in front of a photograph of the artist herself. In the image, Martin stands halfway up a ladder, in front of a canvas covered in lightly faded stripes – the first step …

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KESSLER COLLECTION REVEALS PLANS FOR MORE THAN $150 MILLION MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT, EXPANDING NORTH CAROLINA’S FOOTPRINT

ORLANDO, Florida., May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Kessler Collection, a portfolio of 12 art-inspired boutique hotels, continues its expansion across the Southeast by announcing a more than $150 million small-scale mixed-use village development in Cashiers, North Carolinadesigned by architect and urban planner Christian B. Sottile.* Focused on conserving and …

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What I buy and why: Peter Janssen explains how a flea market find inspired him to create a premier private collection of samurai artifacts

Three decades after stumbling upon a samurai sword at a flea market in his hometown of Berlin, German entrepreneur Peter Janssen has amassed a formidable and highly focused art collection dedicated to legendary Japanese fighters. Its treasure trove of artifacts spans a millennium and explores the culture and myth that …

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City Life Org – The Metropolitan Museum of Art announces upcoming exhibitions

The Metropolitan Museum of Art David H. Koch Plaza © The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Highlights include a major presentation on the history of the kimono, a Bernd and Hilla Becher retrospective, a new Hew Locke commission for the Met facade and a radical new take on Cubism The Metropolitan …

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COLUMN: Rule 1 — Don’t talk about trans Art Club | Columns

So when my daughter was little, I told her that if an adult ever said “don’t tell your mom or your dad about this”, the very first thing she had to do was tell mom and father. Every parent’s fear is of an adult, especially one in a position of …

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Major announcement at former Camp Picton site

(Photo: Andrew Clarke / Quinte News) It was a packed house for the announcement of the renaming and reimagining of Loch Sloy Business Park and Airport in Prince Edward County. 05/20/2022 – PEC Community Partners Inc. is a group of community builders including Tercot Communities, DECO Communities, PEC Placemaking …

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Where to See Art Gallery Exhibits in the Washington, DC Area

Placeholder while loading article actions Laurel Nakadate’s last name is Japanese, but the photographer and filmmaker has few ties to Japan among her known relatives. Undertaking a project based on her own DNA, Nakadate discovered that only three of the approximately 1,500 genetic connections she was able to locate were …

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Center for Black Culture Gallery showcases community art

The Center for Black Culture Gallery with Nick Guzzo’s photographs on display. Photo credit: Lynn Clouser. Drexel University’s Center for Black Culture (CBC), in partnership with the Drexel Founding Collection, the University’s new flagship art collection, has opened …

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Against all odds, Hong Kong’s gallery scene is booming

In the first year of the pandemic, a sweeping new security law and clashes on the streets of Hong Kong have raised concerns among art industry insiders with ties to the city, who have predicts the end of Hong Kong as an international metropolis. The restrictions that accompanied the city’s …

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Innovation and technology festival celebrates the new West End district

The festival, which welcomed more than 1,000 guests, included a business creation competition, panel discussions and tours of the new university infrastructure on campus. by Kristin Chapman | 59 minutes ago From May 12-14, the College hosted its first-ever Innovation and Technology Festival to celebrate the West End’s new infrastructure. …

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Denver Art Museum Named One of World’s Best “New” Museums by Condé Nast Traveler’s 2022 Hot List

The Denver Art Museum has been selected as one of the best museums in the world, in league with Antwerp, Belgium’s Momu and architectural marvels such as the Munch Museum in Oslo and the Murakami Library in Tokyo. The honor, awarded in a May 3 list from Condé Nast Traveler, …

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TerraCRG and Compass sell neighboring residential development sites for $5.45 million in East Williamsburg

TerraCRG, Brooklyn’s leading commercial real estate brokerage firm, has completed the $2,350,000 sale of 30 Bushwick Avenue, a residential development site in East Williamsburg. Daniel Lebor, partner of TerraCRG, and Andrew Manasia, partner, exclusively represented the seller and the buyer in connection with this transaction. 30 Bushwick Avenue, the 2,081 …

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The gallery owner who took a ceramics course – and joined the sculpture club

In an old button factory just north of Old London Street, Nicola Tassie is building a wall. “It will be a dry stone wall of glazed pots,” she says from her spacious, bright studio, located at the top of three messy flights of stairs inside the Standpoint artist studio complex. …

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South County Events, May 15

Town halls: Chula Vista, 5 p.m. Tuesday; Coronados, 4 p.m. Tuesday; Imperial Beach, 6 p.m. Wednesday; national city, 6:00 p.m. Tuesday School Boards: Chula Vista Elementary School District, 6 p.m. Wednesday; Coronado Unified School District, 4 p.m. Thursday, San Ysidro School District, 5 p.m. Thursday; South Bay Union School District …

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New Kendrick Lamar N95 Music Video Features Fort Worth Locations

The rapper’s latest music video for his song “N95” featured the Fort Worth Water Gardens and the Piano Pavilion at the Kimbell Art Museum. FORT WORTH, Texas — Kendrick Lamar’s North Texas fans may have noticed some familiar sights in his latest music video. The Grammy-winning rapper released the clip …

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Wim Roefs, Passionate Columbia Arts Advocate, Gallery Owner and Founder, Dies | Free time

Wim Roefs, owner of Columbia’s If ART Gallery and founding member of the 701 Center for Contemporary Art, died May 12. Roefs died of a heart attack, the gallery announced in an email. “He was an honest critic, if he was on your side you couldn’t find a better advocate …

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Intimate museum advances Senegal’s cultural sphere – SURFACE

Nicholas Fox Weber, director of the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, has long been committed to leveraging the late duo’s design principles to improve living conditions in rural Senegalese communities. When Le Korsa was launched in 2005, the association opened a cultural center called THREAD for the inhabitants of the …

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BMoCA proposes to move to NoBo Arts District with ‘creative campus’, aiming to bolster city’s arts destination status – Boulder Daily Camera

For 50 years, BMoCA provided the community with a rotating selection of world-renowned designer exhibitions, on-site events, performances and art sales. “From This Day Forward” exhibition curator Tya Anthony examines an interactive piece by Autumn T. Thomas, “Lift Every Voice,” during the opening of the exhibition at the Boulder Museum …

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At the Marfa Invitational, a small art fair for a big world

Look, no everything is bigger in Texas. Marfa, for example, may loom large in the collective imagination – thanks to the efforts of artists like minimalist titan Donald Judd, and more recently independent filmmaker Jill Soloway – but as a city it remains charming and compact, with a population of …

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SP Setia’s Hotel Setia KARYA art campaign unveiled

PETALING JAYA (May 11): SP Setia Bhd unveiled its top six winning artists for its Setia KARYA Hotel Art Campaign competition on Tuesday, May 10 during its judging process and winner announcement at the Setia SPICE Convention Center in Penang. The Setia KARYA Hotel Art Campaign Competition, which ran from …

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Top 5 Things To Do In Cincinnati This Weekend: May 13-15

1. “Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens” Ensemble Theater has partnered with Caracole to present “Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens”, a play told via free verse monologues and songs with a blues, jazz and rock score that share the stories of 31 people from all walks of …

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Culture in the capital: the best museums and galleries to explore in Wellington

When you think of Wellington, arts and culture are at the forefront of any experience. Whether it’s the lost nightlife of the 80s, musical talent emerging from local bars or some of the country’s most renowned artists, there are good reasons why Wellington has been dubbed ‘the little capital’. world’s …

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OMA and Library Street Collective reveal plans for Detroit’s sprawling art space in a former bakery

The Library Street Collective (LSC) contemporary art gallery builds further on its vision to reanimate Detroit’s East Village neighborhood as a community-driven cultural hub for the Motor City. As announced late last week, LSC, which itself is housed in the historic LB King and Company building in downtown Detroit, has …

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Edmonds School District High School Students of the Month for April 2022

Edmonds eLearning Academy Saul SahagunParent Name: Pedro SahagunInterests: I enjoy reading, playing video games and spending time with my family and friends.Education goals: Go to college and explore the careers I love. Edmonds Heights K-12 Madi SteinerNames of parents: Laura and Jeremy SteinerGPA: 3.89Clubs and Activities: President Thespian, Directory Staff, …

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Art in Bloom will bloom at the David Owsley Museum of Art this weekend

MUNCIE, Ind. – A springtime tradition continues at the David Owsley Museum of Art (DOMA) with Art in Bloom, a free public floral display on Saturday May 14 and Sunday May 15, with extended museum hours from noon to 5 p.m. two days. Available activities range from floral displays to …

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Stately Historic Residence + Retractable TV Screens: VA/DC Dream Homes

VIRGINIA/DC – This week’s featured homes in Virginia and DC include a gorgeous five-bedroom mansion in McLean with serene landscaped grounds and a stately single-family home on one of Georgetown’s most desirable streets. The McLean estate allows residents to enjoy summer barbecues in a covered outdoor kitchen. A saltwater pool …

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Woolwich curator’s new destination gallery moves away from ‘lighthouses and landscapes’

Sarah Bouchard in her art gallery in Woolwich. Derek Davis/Staff Photographer WOOLWICH — Sarah Bouchard’s new art gallery, located a few miles off Highway 1 in the woods of this Midcoast community, isn’t likely to be busy, if at all, by car or on foot. Those interested in the work …

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Portland housing project spotlights Native American artists

Mamook Tokatee is a new housing project in the Cully neighborhood of northeast Portland aimed at providing affordable housing for Native American residents and artists. Steven Tonthat/OPB Native American artists have a new home to live and make art in northeast Portland. On Thursday, Cully neighborhood leaders cut the ribbon …

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Comment: The largest museum art sale to date is ineligible

The recent explosive news that conservatives in the United States Supreme Court are about to erase abortion rights is a clear sign that the Reagan revolution of the 1980s continues to have a profound impact on life. American. Courting the conservative religious image of Reagan-appointed Antonin Scalia took time; but, …

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Entrepreneur Shanyan Koder talks buying what she loves and living through art

“I grew up breathing art,” said Shanyan Koder. She is the eldest daughter of entrepreneur Canning Fok, dubbed Hong Kong’s “employee king”, who is both an art collector and a concert pianist. “We always shared a passion for the arts,” Koder recalls, “whether it was fine art, theater, opera, dance, …

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Cinco de Mayo festival returns to Civic Center Park | Local News

Denver’s Cinco de Mayo festival returns Saturday and Sunday to a newly renovated civic center park after a pandemic-forced two-year hiatus — and few are happier to see it back than David Martinez, one of 40 food vendors who hope that the event will attract a large crowd. Food stall …

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Murray Art Museum Albury grows 5% year over year | border mail

news, local news, Seven years after opening, the Murray Art Museum Albury is booming, with visits up 5% year-on-year and the last busiest school holidays on record, according to the engagement agent of the museum. Annie Falcke said MAMA has been on a steady growth trajectory since its inception in …

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Detroit Institute of Arts Appoints Juana Williams Associate Curator of African American Art

THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS (DIA) welcomes a new curator this week, naming Juana Williams Associate Curator of African American Art. An independent curator based in Detroit, she most recently served as director of exhibitions at the Library Street Collective and was an adjunct faculty member in art history at …

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Historic Gonzales Shopping Center Will Be Redeveloped, Could House Grocery, Owner Says | Business

The owners of a historic mall in Gonzales are tearing it down and planning to develop a new mall with a grocery store, injecting new investment into an older part of a town that has seen more business growth in recent years. LeBlanc’s Plaza, also known as Mall on Burnside …

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Mill Creek Announces Beginning of Move-Ins to Modera Lake Merritt

Mixed-use development adds 173 apartments and retail space to Lake Merritt neighborhood OAKLAND, CA., May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mill Creek Residentiala leading developer, owner-operator and investment manager specializing in prime rental housing in the United States, today announced that moves are underway at Modera Merritt Lakea luxury mixed-use community …

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Float through the dreamlike worlds of Barbara Takenaga at the Robischon Gallery exhibition

When the economy is good and the art is attractive, the gallery business can be quite lucrative. Of course, there are ups and downs like any business venture, but with high prices and 50% commissions, a savvy gallery owner can reap reliable rewards over time. The way galleries repay this …

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Your Australian Art Guide for May 2022

Wondering what’s on the art menu in May? The good news is that we’ve done the heavy lifting for you and put together a non-exhaustive list of exhibitions that take over our favorite galleries. So what’s on the art menu in May? There’s the Sydney Biennale, the Brisbane Street Art …

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LAPD seeks public assistance in Melrose District homicide

LOS ANGELES — It was a Wednesday, a Simi Valley jury verdict in the case of four Los Angeles Police Department officers charged with brutally beating a black man after a felony traffic stop the year before was expected at any time and tensions ran high in minority neighborhoods in …

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Black artist Noah Purifoy’s legacy is the Joshua Tree Museum – San Bernardino Sun

For a world famous figure of art, Noah PurifoyThe Joshua Tree Museum of Art is not easy to find. From 29 Palms Highway, the main thoroughfare, you head north out of town through increasingly sparse neighborhoods, making a series of turns as street signs say “Pavement Ends.” The last two …

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