Monthly Archives: October 2022

Our Community: New art installation unveiled, collecting socks for those in need

The newest addition to Victoria’s Commercial Alley’s ever-growing outdoor art ‘gallery’ is now on display, as the Victoria Cool Aid Society launches its annual effort to collect 10,000 pairs of socks for those in need Art installation unveiled in Commercial Alley The newest addition to Victoria’s Commercial Alley’s ever-growing outdoor …

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Nell Nolan: Ogden “O” What a Night, Catholic Community Foundation, American Cancer Society | Parties/Society

Good nights ! By George! For the Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s annual fundraiser, diptych delights were delivered. First there was the patrons’ day two days earlier at the flagship house of Walton and Jeffrey Goldring. Lasting two hours, it was exciting for everyone and was art-oriented with a preview …

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CAFC rescinds preliminary injunctions against online hoverboard sellers

“An injunction cannot be granted because a trial is necessary or because the products charged are not ‘sufficiently different’ or ‘obviously different’ from the patented design.” – CAFC In two separate case law opinions published on friday, on October 28, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit …

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Better gun messaging could reduce military suicides

SAN ANTONIO — Service members who die by suicide are the most likely to use a gun, but a new study shows the right message from the right person — especially in law enforcement — can convince troops to secure their weapons safely and possibly save lives. “What we found …

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Art gallery moves to ‘lively’ part of Middlesbrough

An art gallery opens tonight, following its move to central Middlesbrough. Formerly based in Boho Zero, pythongallery has relocated to the central Linthorpe Road district to continue its success story and will be an important addition to the thriving art scene. Commercial real estate specialists, Python Properties, officially open pythongallery …

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The lure of cultural quarters is hard to ignore

The lure of cultural quarters is hard to ignore What could be better than exploring the cultural districts that bring together the crème de la crème of the art world? Immersing yourself in the delights of cultural and creative experiences is nothing short of a whimsical experience. That’s why cities …

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Free things to do in Denver to have fun right now

Denver is a vibrant city full of life, culture and fun things to do around every corner, and being on a tight budget doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your favorite activities. Whether your true love is art, history, animals or exercise, there’s something for everyone on the cheap in …

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In response to the energy crisis, the Berlin museum turns off its neon Dan Flavin for the first time in 26 years

A site-specific order by Dan Flavin at the Hamburger Bahnhof museum of contemporary art in Berlin has been extinguished for the first time after a 26-year run, as Germany tries to reduce its electricity consumption in response to the crisis European energy. On October 18, the recently appointed co-directors of …

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Bloomington-Normal Area’s Latest Exhibits

Bloomington – Regular Galleries, museums Some cultural institutions are open or considering reopening under current COVID restrictions. Check with each facility for indoor, online or outdoor programming. Open facilities have face covering, distancing and other guidelines in effect; see websites or call for details. Angel Ambrose Fine Arts Studio; 101 …

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Art’s appetite for destruction | FinancialTimes

Strange, isn’t it, the allure of denigrating art? Disfiguring and destroying images and statues seems to have an enduring appeal – the danger, the violation, the power to shock. There’s nothing quite like drawing attention to sincere causes: in 1914, suffragette Mary Richardson, protesting the violent arrest of Emmeline Pankhurst, …

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Art is at the heart of the New York experience at Andaz 5th Avenue

The building that houses Andaz 5th Avenue has not always been a hotel. It started as a department store in 1916 before becoming the world headquarters of Tommy Hilfiger. Then, in 2006, Tony Chi transformed the space into Andaz 5th Avenue. Today, the rooms and suites at Andaz 5th Avenue …

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Peter Schjeldahl (1942–2022) – Artforum International

Peter Schjeldahl, the American art critic whose scintillating and eloquent reviews have graced the pages of New Yorker for decades and Voice of the village before that, died this afternoon of lung cancer at his home in Bovina, New York, at the age of eighty. Schjeldahl’s thorough assessments of the …

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Part Time Artist Design Developer – New York, NY, US | Works

Alice Aycock (AYC, Ltd.) is seeking a part-time design developer for a position in her New York studio. Artist website: http://www.aaycock.com This position is part-time. There may be some flexibility, but candidates must be available at least 2 full days per week. Also, availability for deadlines is a must. Applicants …

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How to buy art for your home on a budget

Galleries may appear to be elite and reserved only for buyers with unlimited funds. “I would always advise, for example, to ignore all of that,” says Nicola Charles, who runs 11:Eleven in Washington, DC, a contemporary art gallery that covers a wide price range. “If you like the vibe, then …

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Drumm Gallery Gets Spooky With ‘Creative Spirits’ October Show and Events

Artist Leandra Drumm loves all things Halloween and fall, due to her October 14th birthday celebrations which have always revolved around Halloween, as well as her daughter Andra Benninghoff’s early October birthday. “I love the costumes and the decor, and I love the fall,” said Drumm, who created the mysterious …

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2023 exhibition program – Announcements

K20Etel AdnanApril 1, 2023—July 16, 2023 Chaim SoutineSeptember 2, 2023–April 14, 2024 K21 JENNY HOLZERMarch 11—August 6, 2023 isaac julienneSeptember 16, 2023–February 2024 Andrea ButtnerOctober 21, 2023–February 2024 Etel Adnan: from April 1, 2023 to July 16, 2023​Press conference: Thursday March 30, 2023, 11 a.m. at K20 The Lenbachhaus …

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Healing Spirits (and Gems) found at District Mineral

I was convinced that the lady who knew where all the witches were in Georgetown was the same one who sold crystal balls. “We have spherical specimens,” replied Becky Waddell, co-owner of District Mineral, “but no one has ever come forward claiming to be a witch,” she added calmly. Becky …

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17 Best Things to Do in Charming Ellicott

Question: What do you get when you drive through a historic downtown with a scenic river and the oldest passenger railroad station in the United States? Answer: Ellicott City, Maryland. Ellicott City is the sixth largest city in Maryland. Located in Howard County, it is about 15 miles west of …

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Crystal City will boast Decentraland’s tallest multi-use tower

city ​​of crystal, the new metaverse destination, is now open to the public. Its central crystalline tower, Crystal Tower, at 548 feet, is Decentraland’s tallest multipurpose building, a prominent metaverse platform. The 16-acre Crystal City will host offices, shops, galleries and events as well as the tallest observation deck at …

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NDN Collective – NDN collective store

Following a shooting at the Grand Gateway Hotel in Rapid City, South Dakota, hotel owner Connie Uhre makes public comments on social media stating her intention to ban all Native Americans from the hotel and adjoining Cheers Lounge, saying she cannot say “who is a bad or a good Native”. …

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‘Just Above Midtown’ opens at MoMA; The Studio Museum of Harlem co-publishes the accompanying catalog

In New York in the 1970s and 1980s, black artists settled at Just Above Midtown (JAM), cultivating a seminal space for their community as the art world focused its exhibitions on presenting and amplifying white artists. “At the time, being an artist of color in one of the stables of …

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Spooks at di Rosa, artists at the library

FOR THE REGISTER art at the library Cartoonist Greg Sumbardo exhibits his work in October at the Napa County Library, 580 Coombs Street. The Reception and Art Talk will take place on Friday, October 14, from 6:15-7:30 p.m. Register at gregsumbardo.eventbrite.com. Summbardo’s interest in comic book art began at a …

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Andy Warhol: Supreme Court to take a hard look at Prince artists’ screenprints

CNN — The Supreme Court will consider on Wednesday whether the late Andy Warhol infringed a photographer’s copyright when he created a series of screen prints of musician Prince. The case marks the court’s rare foray into the world of visual arts and has caught the attention of those in …

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The 9 must-see museum exhibitions during Frieze Week, from Carolee Schneemann’s first UK retrospective to Cecilia Vicuña’s Turbine Hall installation

With no shortage of world-class museums, London usually has a good list of must-see exhibits. For the artistic crowds that flock to the UK for Frieze Week, the city presents itself at its best with an exceptional offer of modern and contemporary art exhibitions. Visitors who need a break from …

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The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum reopens the renovated site of the National Mall in Washington DC

WASHINGTON– Attention air and space fans traveling to DC: your wait will soon be over. From historic first flight to futuristic planet exploration, the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum on the National Mall in Washington will open eight revised exhibits on Friday, Oct. 14, CNN reported. And if you …

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Give me tomorrow – West Galleries

Give me tomorrow presents contemporary Ukrainian video art that translates trauma into creativity, salvation, medicine and the way to the future: artists demanding a future for themselves and for all Ukrainians through their work. With Piotr Armianovski, Andrii Dostliev and Lia Dostlieva, Zoia Laktionova, Yarema Malashchuk and Roman Khimei, Mariia …

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Rattlers Rock First Friday – The Famuan

First Friday Flyer. Photo courtesy:visittallahassee.com The First Friday Festival is an event held every first Friday of the month. It takes place primarily in the Railroad Square Art District. According to visittallahassee.com, for 20 years it has been Tallahassee’s most popular and longest running monthly event. It was written by …

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AZ Big Media Men’s Arts Council funds Japanese artist M.

Phoenix Art Museum was recently surprised with a check for $175,000 from Men’s Art Councila nonprofit member organization of Valley philanthropists dedicated to supporting the museum’s community outreach initiatives through annual contributions. MR: You can hear the song of this townthe museum’s next exhibition featuring Japanese artist Mr., will be …

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The Empire State Building hosts the annual race, presented by Turkish Airlines and powered by the Challenged Athletes Foundation

Photos/videos of the race can be downloaded here. Notable runners in this year’s race included TV host Nev Schulman and Iraq War Veteran Anthony Smith NEW YORK, October 7, 2022 /CNW/ — The Empire State Building (ESB) today hosted the 44e Annual Run-Up, presented by Turkish Airlines and powered by …

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Ohio State School of Music Considers Moving to Timashev Family Music Building, New Principal Gets to Work

The Timashev Family Music Building is now open for classes. Credit: Katie Good | Asst. photo editor After more than two years of construction and more than a decade of planning, the Timashev Family Music Building at Ohio State now houses the School of Music, formerly located in Hughes Hall. …

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Toronto ROM replaces permanent Canadian art gallery with Harry Potter show

A staple of the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) exhibition and galleries has been temporarily closed and replaced with a Harry Potter installation. After a Toronto Reddit post blew up claiming that a certain Canadian art exhibit had been permanently closed and moved to the Wizarding exhibit, we decided to dig …

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Scovil Hoe Factory in Haddam slated for mixed-use development

HADDAM — A developer has proposed repurposing a late 19th-century manufacturing site on Candlewood Hill Road as a retail destination that would boost the city’s revitalization effort, an official said. Farmington-based Parker Benjamin has submitted an application to the Planning and Zoning Commission for a mixed-use development at the former …

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From the editorial staff – October 4, 2022 issue

Western Canadian art magazine since 2002 October 4, 2022 Vol 7 No 20 ISSN 2561-3316 © 2022 From the editor Galleries West had the pleasure of winning two Alberta Magazine Awards at a recent ceremony hosted by the Alberta Magazine Publishers Association. A silver award for digital presence recognized the …

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Artists paint and cast idols for Durga Puja festival

KOLKATA, India (AP) – Spirits are soaring in India’s ‘City of Joy’ as tens of thousands of people line the streets of Kolkata to celebrate ‘Durga Puja’, the most important to the Bengali community. The five-day festival which started on Saturday is marked by prayers to the Hindu goddess Durga, …

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We’re now hiring in Pittsburgh: Prison Board Liaison, Artwork Manager, and more.

Click to enlarge Non-profit Grant Writer. Local non-profit association 1Hood Media is seeking a full-time Grants Writer. The position is responsible for assisting with the preparation and writing of proposals, as well as the submission and management of grants and contracts, from project development to grant implementation …

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