Monthly Archives: August 2022

In Georgia, a 76-year-old woman becomes an artistic sensation

TSKALTUBO, Georgia — It was the year her husband died that Elene Chantladze stopped painting on stones and started painting on paper. She had just turned 50, and in her village of Tskaltubo in western Georgia, collecting stones – an object associated with death in Georgia – after her husband’s …

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Anchorage School District Provides More Details on How Rotating Bus Service Works

On Friday, school buses are parked at the Anchorage School District Transportation Center. (Loren Holmes/DNA) The Anchorage School District shared the specifics of its limited bus service with families on Friday as it grapples with a severe driver shortage, leaving many students without transportation to school for weeks at a …

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On View: 6 Alabama Art Exhibits to See Before the End of August

From interpretations of what it means to be a Southern artist to a series of photographs that examine queer identity, here are six art exhibitions to see this month at museums, art centers and galleries across the country. ‘State. The Alabama Triennia|, Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts An exhibit …

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Discover Manet & Eva Gonzals

Discover Manet & Eva Gonzals at the National Gallery this autumn is the first British exhibition designed around the portrait of Eva Gonzals (1870) by douard Manet. The painting, acquired by Hugh Lane, was at the beginning of the 20th century considered the most famous modern French painting …

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Novato School District reports surge in enrollment

Pleasant Valley Elementary School principal Tony Quan walks through one of the classrooms filled with new furniture in Novato, Calif., Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Books are laid out on new desks at Pleasant Valley Elementary School in Novato, Calif., Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022. Pleasant Valley Elementary …

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3 New Modern Grace Entrance Sculptures in Downtown Fort Worth

One of Fort Worth’s downtown hallways just got a little niftier. Three outdoor sculptures from the Museum of Modern Art’s permanent collection went on display along West 7th Street beginning Monday, August 8, and will remain there indefinitely. According to a statement, the Modern has partnered with the First on …

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Seventh Rebel x Fundacion Sansó at Art Lounge Manila

MY LIPS ARE SEALED… SOMETIMES – Maurice Arcache – The Philippine Star August 10, 2022 | 00:00 Art Lounge Manila is not your typical art gallery, palanggas. Since opening at the Podium, it has specialized not only in creating unique experiences for guests, but also in showcasing Filipino fine art …

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Classic Photographs from the Bank of America Collection »

Posted inSponsored Photographers Antony Armstrong Jones, Milt Hinton, Chuck Stewart, Barbara Morgan and more capture an array of legendary and local musicians and performance artists. On view until August 21. Chuck Stewart (American, 1927-2017) Eric Dolphy, 1964, Gelatin silver print, 17/100 Bank of America Collection © Chuck Stewart Photography LLC/Fireball …

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The latest work by eminent artist Madhuri Bhaduri is a combination of realism and abstraction in its u

It’s been about a decade since art found its place outside of conventional galleries. First they graced open exhibition spaces followed by hotel galleries, restaurants and cafes. And now it’s time to meet art with luxury collections. While fashion designers use works of art in their collections, owners of furniture, …

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Portuguese Diamond Cut Stones + Private Climbing Wall: VA Wow Houses

VIRGINIA — Homes for sale this week in Virginia include a McLean house built from diamond-cut stone imported from Portugal and a Viennese house with a climbing wall and pickleball court. The McLean House offers several other luxury features like Italian and Greek marble. The property has Schonbek crystal chandeliers …

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🌱 Downtown Arts District ‘Art After Dark’ + DEO wins the lottery

Hello again, friends! It’s Sunday in Orlando and I’m back in your inbox with everything you need to know about what’s happening locally. Keep scrolling for the scoop. 📣 Our readers love to celebrate good news! You can now shout your big announcement at the top of the Orlando Daily …

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60 curators, 1 exhibition: Native Americans choose their favorite pottery

Comment this story Comment SANTA FE, NM — Native American voices and art are the focus of a new traveling exhibit of clay pottery from the Pueblo Indian region of the American Southwest, as major art institutions increasingly rely to tribal communities for exhibits of ancestral art and artifacts. In …

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Jordy Kerwick paintings sell for hundreds of thousands of dollars

Kerwick’s paintings are colorful and vibrant: they often depict exotic animals like tigers and two-headed cobras. The Tiger was Kerwick at its fullest Kerwick, an acrylic painting of a two-headed tiger. Kerwick’s painting The Tiger sold for just over $400,000 in March. And that’s not the only job that collectors …

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Golda Meir slept here: Update from a Denver museum dedicated to Israel’s prime minister

Born in Kyiv, Ukraine in 1898, Golda Mabovitch Meir fled with her family to Wisconsin in 1906 to escape religious persecution. Seven years later, she fled to Denver to avoid an arranged marriage. Meir stayed with her sister, niece, and brother-in-law in a duplex at 1606-1608 Julian Street while she …

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Rogue Valley Art Galleries: August 5 – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Admire works by Jay Gordon, such as this print, during Ashland’s First Friday Art Walk at the Fiber Arts Collective. Courtesy Image In Focus: First Friday Art Walk Galleries, studios and restaurants in downtown Ashland and its Railroad District unveil new exhibits, host art demonstrations and more from 5-8 p.m. …

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Andy Warhol, Paris & Fashion, New exhibition

Andy Warhol, Self-Portrait in Fright Wig, 1986, Polaroid, 4 1/4 × 3 3/8 inches (10.8 × 8.6 cm) © 2022 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Licensed by ADAGP, Paris, 2022. Photo: Ed Mumford An exhibition of Andy Warhol photographs from the 1970s to the mid-1980s will open …

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A collage of two spaces

art Imaintenance New York is known for its elaborate art scene. With shopping galleries scattered across Manhattan and Brooklyn, this city has learned to keep artistic spirits alive and thriving. A place that has been associated with Jeff Koons and home to museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, …

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Double exhibition at the Wagner College Gallery

Exhibition graph for “A better window than a door” Join us at the Wagner College Gallery for ‘A Better Window Than a Door’, an exhibition of paintings by Rebecca Levitan and Emily Zuch, running Thursday, August 18 through Saturday, November 5. Both Levitan and Zuch teach in the visual arts …

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Camp + King announces two promotions

Camp + King announced that they have promoted Katie Burleson to Senior Art Director and Justin Marimon to Senior 3D Artist in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the team. Katie Burleson is promoted to Senior Art Director from Art Director. For the past four years, Katie has used visual …

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Things to do for all of you | Arts & Entertainment News

With over 30 New Jersey farmers and small food vendors, the Farmer’s Market is stocked with the region’s freshest seasonal fruits and vegetables, freshly roasted coffee, cheeses, seafood, spices, soaps, jelly, cut flowers, container gardens and more. Located at 9700 Amherst Avenue, Margate. Margate Community Farmers Market on Facebook. Wildwood …

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3 Franklin Special School District capital project plans come to fruition

photo: Franklin Special School District Facebook In January 2019, the Franklin Special School District (FSSD) approved a strategic plan with several capital improvement goals to be achieved by 2024. The three biggest projects are construction of a performing arts center, a new gymnasium for Poplar Grove Elementary School and a …

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