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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You can see all of Houston from POST

At least a few hundred of us found ourselves in early April on a rooftop above the city. Buildings on one of Houston’s six or seven skylines seemed close enough to hit. Children lurked and searched unabashedly, climbing over everything, their parents singing aloud to the deafening, inescapable music, only …

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Vermont Visual Arts | Vermont Arts

Canfield Gallery: George Van Hook, through May 4, one of the region’s leading outdoor artists and watercolourists, Martha Canfield Library, 528 E. Arlington Road, Arlington, 802-375-6153, www.facebook. com/TheCanfieldGallery Aldrich Library: Barre Paletteers, through May 26, “Out of the Shadows of the Pandemic,” 35 member paintings, Milne Room, 16 Washington St., …

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A public safety complex has opened in Susquehanna County

A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the facility that houses the 911 center, emergency operations and other county offices under one roof. NEW MILFORD, Pa. — Susquehanna County and state officials were on hand to cut the ribbon for the new public safety complex near Gibson. The 45,000 square foot …

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Auburn Museum of Art displaying guitars from alumni, faculty and students

Body of the article “FretHaus,” an exhibition of guitars combining art, design and function, is on view at Auburn University’s Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art through July 31. For the first time, the museum is associated with the School of Industrial and Graphic Design in Auburn College of …

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AD Airlines offers flight service from Brainard Airport to Martha’s Vineyard, Cape Cod and the Islands

Aquiline Drones (AD), a full-service commercial drone solutions company in downtown Hartford, has always prided itself on its advanced aviation experience. Founder and CEO Barry Alexander has spent over 25 years as an airline pilot, primarily as a captain with his final assignment flying the massive Boeing 747 around the …

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This Is The Fabulous Tuscan Beach Town You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

While most visitors to Tuscany tend to head straight for Florence, Pisa and the Chianti wine region, there is more to discover in what is arguably Italy’s most beloved region. Like the beautiful seaside town of Viareggio. Aerial panoramic view of Viareggio coastline, Versilia, Tuscany, Italy. Getty Tuscany and Versilia …

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Avella Students Finalists in Shoe Design Contest | Local News

When Avella High School art teacher Jessie Miller told her students in February that they were one of 250 schools nationwide selected to enter the Vans Custom Culture shoe design contest, they were delighted. The news got even better on April 25, when the students found out they were in …

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Fishers Mayor DELV Design Announces Details of New Fishers Town Hall Current Editions

A very popular public business destination, the Cité des Pêcheurs wants to make its future town hall as welcoming as possible. City officials also want it to be multifunctional and unique. DELV Design co-founder Jeremy Welu and Fishers Mayor Scott Fadness spoke in detail about the project during a Twilight …

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What is great art? – News anyway

Post views: 66 While reading about art, you’ve probably come across the term “high art” and wondered what it means and if it’s still relevant today. The higher and lower arts are a somewhat dated idea from a time when art was exclusive to the upper classes. The main idea …

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The son of a famous American artist charged in the January 6 riot at the Capitol

BOSTON — For years, Vincent Gillespie fought a legal battle to try to take control of hundreds of paintings by his father, famed post-war American artist Gregory Gillespie. On January 6, 2021, prosecutors say, Gillespie engaged in a very different kind of battle, joining the rioters as they tried to …

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Met Museum offers everything from virtual concerts and live performances by Grammy winner Angelique Kidjo to weekend “Date Nights”

The Metropolitan Museum is celebrating spring and New York City’s post-pandemic return with special programming for visitors, including concerts by Grammy-winning artist Angelique Kidjo and “Date Night” events. LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 03: Global Music Album Award winner Angelique Kidjo attends the … [+] 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards Premiere …

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Northern Liberties retail boom: a dozen new stores to visit

💌 Do you like Philly? Sign up for Billy Penn’s free newsletter to get everything you need to know about Philadelphia, every day. New small businesses are springing up like spring flowers at Northern Liberties. Restaurants, shops and other businesses are moving into the neighborhood at a record pace, with …

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Explained: As India Art Fair returns, a brief history of art fairs and their importance

The India Art Fair (IAF) opening on April 28 in New Delhi after a year-long hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic. It is the biggest event for Indian art and artists, besides the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, which, unlike the fair, is not intended for trade. This will be the 13th edition …

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Opening Ceremony of the 20th Annual Operation Reach Out to Mark National Victims of Crime Week | USAO-SDWV

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – National Victims of Crime Rights Week will be commemorated April 24-30, 2022, and the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of West Virginia is sponsoring its 20and Annual opening ceremony of Operation Reach Out to promote respect. The ceremony will take place at the West …

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Pebblebrook set to buy 5th inn in Naples for $156 million – Trade Observer

These buyers are all “inns,” but the Naples, Florida hotel deal has yet to be finalized. Pebblebrook Hotel Trust is in negotiations to acquire Inn on the 5thto 699 5th Avenue Southaccording to the buyer. The asset, which belonged to the hotel manager Phil McCabe since the early 1990s, has …

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An Art Lover’s Guide to New York: Where to Get Your Culture Dose in Harlem

Located at the northern end of Manhattan, Harlem has long been an important center of culture and creativity. From the Harlem Renaissance to today, the area has held a vital place as a historic center of African-American culture. It has hosted famous residents such as Zora Neale Hudson and Langston …

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LAXART secures permanent space in Los Angeles and joins galleries in Melrose Hill in Los Angeles

A rendering of LAXART’s new home by John Frane of HGA Architects (image courtesy of LAXART) Los Angeles-based nonprofit arts organization LAXART announced last week that it had acquired a building in East Hollywood and would move into its “permanent residence” in the fall. The new site, a brick and …

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SUN-FEST IS BACK – Palm Beach Florida Weekly

TWO YEARS AFTER BEING SIDELINED BY the coronavirus pandemic, Sun-Fest is set to rock the waterfront. Billed as Florida’s largest music, arts and waterfront festival, the festival along the Intracoastal Waterway in West Palm Beach returns April 28-May 1 for four days of music, art, of food – and maybe …

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How the art world is on a mission to help the environment | Life

The Galleries Commit collective and the Art into Acres Association created the Chuyapi-Urusayhua Regional Conservation Area to safeguard more than 80,000 hectares of Peruvian rainforest. — Omri D. Cohen/Unsplash photo via ETX Studio LIMA, April 19 — The art world has often been criticized for not being sufficiently involved in …

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There’s a lot of business done at biennials. This is how the art market does a delicate dance in Venice

The first rule of sales at the Venice Biennale is that we don’t talk about sales at the Venice Biennale. The sole purpose of the exhibition is “to make art accessible to people to encourage new thoughts and ways of seeing the world, rather than to sell works”, said Ralph …

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Award-Winning Art Project Officially Expands to Louisville

LOUISVILLE — A nationally and internationally recognized public art project that began in Lexington has officially expanded to Louisville. What do you want to know The “I am Here” project started in 2016 he has won several awards The Louisville Project offers augmented reality experiences Muhammad Ali Center, Roots 101 …

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NFTs are changing the art market

At first glance, the Caldwell Gallery Hudson on Warren Street looks traditional. A variety of paintings line the walls, from genre scenes and portraits to abstract work and surrealism. But at the back of the gallery are two flat-screen monitors, one containing information about digital artworks issued as non-fungible tokens, …

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Toronto Biennale founder previews this year’s art

Oh, Italy. Reflecting on the five years she worked in Italy, in and around the art world, Patrizia Libralato pauses, painting a picture of Venice: Piazza San Marco, the Zattere at sunset. Although she spent a lot of time in the floating city, helping with shows and festivals, she technically …

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Author William Kent Krueger will appear at the Delaware Co.

Growing up in various states including Wyoming, Oklahoma, Texas and Ohio (where he spent his fourth year in Worthington), William Kent Krueger always knew he would become a writer. But what this novelist with “not a drop of Native American blood” in him didn’t know was that he would be …

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Science Showcased Alongside Music and Art in These Huge Festival Tunnels – Pasadena Star News

There is a science lab in the middle of 2022 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival — and it’s all part of a massive art installation. As ambient sounds vibrate all around, a screen projects colorful moving images of what appear to be living cells onto a screen inside one …

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Deana Lawson’s intimate portraits invent new truths about her subjects

At MoMA PS1, the public discovers the whole evolution of Lawson’s profession, starting with the first remarkable works. Take, for example, Assembly (2010-present), which was also featured in MoMA PS1’s five-year “Greater New York” exhibition in 2010. Assembly features a collage of several hundred “personal” images – images that both …

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Front Street Flea showcases local businesses and vendors

The Front Street Flea will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday outside CD 92.9 in the Brewery District. Credit: Courtesy of Vincent Campise Those looking for an alternative shopping experience and the opportunity to support local small businesses need look no further. Front Street Chipa flea market …

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Collective Creativity – The Bay State Banner

Janet Taylor Pickett, American, “Hagar’s Dress”, 2007. Offset lithograph. Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fonds, 2018.33.55. © Janet Taylor Pickett. IMAGE: COURTESY OF HARVARD ART MUSEUMS; © PRESIDENT AND FELLOWS OF HARVARD COLLEGE “The arts and culture should be militarized,” says Allan Edmunds, founder of the Philadelphia-based association. Brandywine …

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Galleries Commit and Art to Acres campaign leads to cloud forest conservation in Peru

In a major show of collective climate action, sustainability group Galleries Commit has announced its support for a new 200,000-acre plot of land, a permanently protected area in Peru. Called the Chuyapi-Urusayhua Regional Conservation Area, the location has been conserved with the support of matching funds from more than 40 …

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Guangzhou closes to most arrivals as outbreak in China grows

BEIJING — The manufacturing hub of Guangzhou closed to most arrivals on Monday as China battles a major surge of COVID-19 in its major eastern cities. Shanghai bore the brunt of the rise, with another 26,087 cases announced on Monday, of which only 914 showed symptoms. The city of 26 …

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Capturing the profound influence of Chinese painting

Zhejiang University / Ti Gong Visitors take a close look at the paintings on display, ranging from the pre-Qin period (before 221 BC) to the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368), at the Zhejiang Art Museum. The Great Series of Chinese Paintings Through the Ages, compiled and published by Zhejiang University and Zhejiang …

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Gridiron, Pelosi and other guests go covid, but DC elite parties on

To party or not to party? That is the question. Washington got a crash course in risk-reward ratios after a series of names in bold tested positive for the coronavirus this week. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) gets it. DC Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) gets it. Attorney General Merrick …

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Can you rob street art? Yes you can, and right now there’s a massive global crime wave going on + Other stories

Art Industry News is a daily summary of the most important developments in the art world and the art market. Here’s what you need to know this Friday, April 8. NEED TO READ Hew Locke Works will adorn the Met – The British Guyanese artist will create four sculptures to …

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What does it mean to live in the ruins of the future? At the Mass MoCA, Marc Swanson’s answer is catastrophic beauty | theater arts

Marc Swanson describes “A Memorial to Ice at the Dead Deer Disco” as being “one-part museum diorama, one-part memorial/cemetery, one-part Busby Berkeley Ziegfeld Follies, and one-part disco”. PHOTO PROVIDED BY TONY LUONG NORTH ADAMS – In the 1830s, Thomas Cole began painting the Catskill Mountains as a way to preserve …

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UNM Fine Arts College demands millions for new facility

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) — The University of New Mexico College of Fine Arts is requesting more than $40 million for a new facility. The arts center was built in 1963 and in 2022 the Center is showing its age. During a tour of the building, our cameras captured missing ceiling …

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‘Designing Motherhood’ delves into the material culture of birth at the MassArt Museum of Art

Joan E. Biren. Darquita with her daughter, 1990. Archival giclee print. Courtesy of the artist. Marie Eiffe. Dress Flanges, 2019. Nylon and metal. Installation view. Photo: Constance Mensh. Fisher-Price Nursery Monitor, 1983. Photo: Erik Gould. Image: Courtesy of Designing Motherhood. Tie-waist skirt featured on the back cover of the Page …

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Standard Real Estate Investments makes its first investment in New York

Standard Real Estate Investments, LP (Standard), a national minority-owned real estate private equity firm, today announced its first foray into the New York City real estate market with the closing of an equity investment in a mixed-use development project located at 1333 Broadway in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, NY. …

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9 things to do in Palm Springs on your next visit

Even though Palm Springs has been a popular desert destination for Hollywood stars since the 1930s, it’s still a favorite retreat for Californians looking to escape the stresses, smog and traffic of Los Angeles or the cool fog of San Francisco. A culture of arts and wellness, inclusive of LGBT …

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Cheba Hut will celebrate the fourth opening in Texas on April 18, 2022

After spending more than 23 years working in corporate America, co-owner Raj Gandhi is looking forward to getting into entrepreneurship alongside co-owner and wife Ashley. Ashley has dedicated the past nine years to staying home to care for their children and now the couple look forward to serving their hometown …

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Philbrook Museum features art made by Oklahoma children

Thousands of Oklahoma children have created works of art that are currently on display at the Philbrook Museum. Curators tell News On 6’s Sawyer Buccy that the space is for people of all ages to take time to appreciate the spirit of a child. “We’re seeing an absolute explosion of …

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Brazil’s SP-Arte fair will focus on the design and digital art sectors

The 18th edition of the Brazilian art fair SP-Arte opens this week at the São Paulo Biennale pavilion in Ibirapuera Park. This iteration of the fair brings together 100 art galleries, including eight international galleries, and more than 30 design galleries, a sector introduced in the last edition that provided …

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Brock students to benefit from partnership with St. Catharines Art Gallery – The Brock Press

Brock’s Visual Arts Department, located on the Marilyn I. Walker Campus, has formed a partnership with 13th Street Winery and Gallery in St. Catharines. Brock arts students will now have access to new scholarship options through this long-planned collaboration. The first exhibition to stem from the newly formed partnership is …

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Announces New District 4 Building Opening in Magnolia

MAGNOLIA, TX – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is thrilled to announce the grand opening of our new state-of-the-art District 4 facility located at 19038 Unity Park Drive in Magnolia, TX! We have been looking forward to this opening as it will provide an innovative and expanded workspace not only …

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Arts Everywhere returns this week

Returning to “normal” life is an art that many of us are still learning. This year’s Arts Everywhere Day, on April 8, aims to recognize and examine this collective challenge through a range of interactive arts experiences, pop-up performances and exhibitions on campus. Hosted by Arts Everywherethe day will revolve …

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How a black horse without colonial baggage now gives its name to Mumbai’s arts district

FOR MORE THAN 50 years, since 1965, those who have come to Kala Ghoda, Mumbai’s arts district, have wondered about the identity of the dark horse that gave the place its name. It wasn’t until 2017 that the horse reappeared in the area, but this time it was with a …

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YAM’s new director, Jessica Kay Ruhle, is ready for the challenge | Arts & Theater

Yams are funny things. They are soft yet versatile. They are wonderful on their own, but even better in a dish, where they can shine and uplift everything around them. Jessica Kay Ruhle, the new executive director of the Yellowstone Art Museum, is seen here at the museum recently. AMY …

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Texas teachers pushed to the brink by law requiring hours of training

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential news from Texas. Editor’s Note: This story contains explicit language. It was one thing to ask teachers in Texas — during an ongoing teacher shortage — to make extra room in their …

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Puerto Rican Inspirational Art Reunites Teacher With Mentor

When acclaimed visual artist Daniel Lind-Ramos arrives in Sarasota on Friday to discuss his “Las Tres Marías” exhibit, which officially opens Saturday at the Sarasota Museum of Art, he will meet a unique group of art lovers. First-grade bilingual students at Dreamers Academy, a bilingual immersion charter school in Sarasota, …

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Why galleries are moving to New York and LA

This decentralization also means galleries don’t have to compete as hard for real estate, and getting more square footage for less money is a major draw. “New York is a very densely populated vertical city. It’s become extremely difficult to find reasonable space,” said Allegra LaViola of Lower East Side …

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Freelance Curator Opportunities at Catamount Arts | Culture & Leisure

Catamount Arts has announced new opportunities for independent curators. Catamount plans to support independent curators of contemporary art by providing gallery space for the realization of their diverse visions. Proposals are being accepted for 8-12 week exhibitions at Catamount’s non-profit exhibition space on Eastern Avenue beginning in April/May of this …

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🌱 School District Faces $9M Budget Cuts + New Principal Hired

Hello, Des Moines! Here’s everything you need to know to get this Wednesday off to a good start. First, today’s weather forecast: Cloudy, showers; costs. High: 50 Low: 31. Here are the top 3 stories in Des Moines today: Public schools in Des Moines, Iowa’s largest district, are facing $9 …

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Daniel S. Palmer Joins SCAD Museum of Art as Chief Curator

SAVANNAH, GEORGIA – The Savannah College of Art and Design is proud to announce the appointment of Daniel S. Palmer as Chief Curator of the SCAD Museum of Art. The announcement coincides with the 10th anniversary celebration of SCAD MOA, marking a bold new era for the premier teaching museum. …

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A Stroll Through the Trendy Makrygianni District — Greek City Times

Beyond “The Jewel at the Top”, the many tourist shops selling dodgy souvenirs, tours – by Segway, bike and on foot – all kinds of street musicians and somewhat creepy mimes, the Makrygianni is flourishes in a trendy, upscale and warmly welcoming neighborhood. . Makrygianni district When I lived there …

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A trip down Galmory [Gallery-Memory] Way | Art space | John A. Barry and Bill Carmel

By John A. Barry This overview of the Danville gallery scene over the years is not intended to be comprehensive or exhaustively researched. Rather, it is based primarily on my recollections and personal experience, supplemented with information and images from Bill Carmel. Gallery: mid-15th century: alley or covered passage, narrow …

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El Paso Museum of Art hosts ‘Images of Mexico’ exhibition

The city’s El Paso Art Museum invites the public to visit the new exhibition, Luces y Sombras: Images of Mexico, which opens on Thursday, April 7. EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — Officials at the city’s El Paso Art Museum invite the public to visit the new exhibit, Luces y Sombras: …

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British Museum removes Sackler surname from galleries | English Museum

The British Museum has become the latest cultural organization to remove the Sackler surname from the galleries and rooms they have supported. George Osborne, the president of the museum, announced the move on Twittersaying, “We’re entering a new era, showcasing our great collection in new ways for new audiences.” For …

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Local Galleries Offer Plenty of Views to Welcome Spring

As the pandemic loosens its grip, art is making a comeback, especially in local galleries, including at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and some other area campuses. Here are snapshots of new and current exhibits worth checking out. University Museum of Contemporary Art, UMass – “Prince,” an exhibition of prints …

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Ghostwire: Tokyo – How to Destroy the Barrier Around Utagawa Shopping District

Shortly after helping Rinko sabotage the Visitors’ machine, Ghostwire: Tokyo players will find themselves in the Utagawa shopping district. Trying to clear the Tori Gate there, however, they soon realize they’ve fallen into a trap, with the visitors setting up a barrier around the entire area in an effort to …

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Catalina Museum For Art & History Announces Appointment of Sheila Bergman as Executive Director

Catalina Museum of Art and History announces Sheila Bergman, PhD, as the museum’s new executive director, effective April 18. Prior to joining the museum, Bergman served as executive director of UCR ARTS, the internationally acclaimed arts center at the University of California, Riverside (UCR). “After nearly a year of searching …

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Artist Rana Begum at Pitzhanger Manor: Fleeting Moments of Infinite Beauty

I If you’re anything like me, when you find yourself trotting through an exquisite stately home, you’ll be the one to sniff “a bit dark but innit” as you pass intricately carved moldings and elaborate wooden doors. Not, however, at Pitzhanger Manor, the country estate owned by late 18th-century architect …

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A fitting farewell for the artist whose death left an incompressible void

Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Sebastian Goldspink is pioneering a new model of guardianship – the sensitive and caring caretaker. At the opening of this year’s Biennial of Australian Art in Adelaide at the Art Gallery of South Australia, Goldspink seemed to waver on the verge of …

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New hotels, restaurants and attractions in Montreal

DJ tunes and cannabis smoke drifted over a bundled-up crowd celebrating the year Montreal in light winter party. Daredevils in hockey skates raced between French and English canood couples. It was a very Canadian evening. The story continues under the ad “I think we’ve finally turned the corner,” said Yves …

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Pittsburgh Galleries and Museums Launch New Exhibits for Spring 2022 | Spring Guide | Pittsburgh

Click to enlarge Photo: Courtesy of Andy Warhol Museum Paola Pivi: I want it all at the Andy Warhol Museum Spring is here, and with it, the promise of new art exhibits at various galleries and museums in Pittsburgh. From never-before-seen works by a famous photographer …

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India Art Fair returns to physical format for 2022 edition

India Art Fair, the leading platform to discover and celebrate modern and contemporary art from South Asia, announces the full list of participating galleries and program highlights for its upcoming 13th edition. From April 28 to May 1, 2022 in partnership with BMW India, The show will feature 77 exhibitors …

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Waco Museums and Sites Open Doors to State Conference | Education

Waco Museums and Attractions is hosting the Peer Welcome Mat this week, hosting the annual meeting of the Texas Association of Museums with receptions and activities at more than half a dozen locations. This is the association’s first in-person conference in two years, after the COVID-19 pandemic canceled the 2020 …

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