Monthly Archives: November 2021

Family of youngest Astroworld victim declined Travis Scott’s offer to pay for funeral for their 9-year-old – KION546

By Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN Rapper Travis Scott said he pay the funeral expenses of people who died in a crowd crash at his Astroworld Festival in Houston – but the family of the youngest victim says they are declining their offer. The death toll from the November 5 concert now …

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As Jussie Smollett’s trial begins, lawyers paint drastically different portraits of what happened – NBC Chicago

Jury selection and opening statements took place Monday during the high-profile trial of actor Jussie Smollett, accused of staging a hate crime against himself in an incident in Chicago that drew the attention of the nation. Prosecutors in their opening statements revealed what they claim to be Smollett’s alleged motive …

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Press Releases

Press release from the town hall Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs Selects Two Houston Artists to Commission Photography and Sculpture for New Sunnyside Health and Multi-Service Center November 29, 2021 – The City of Houston’s Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs (MOCA) today announced the selection of two local artists whose …

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Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair: Shoreham and Southwick Rotary Club happy to return to fundraising

Five courageous Rotarians handed out flyers around the city center to attract patrons, and Saturday’s Shoreham Center event drew a lot of people. Christine Bohea, one of the organizers, said: “It was really a beautiful day, despite the freezing weather. Proceeds from this event will go to the 1440 Shoreham …

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Bob Dylan art exhibition opens in Miami, new movie paintings

MIAMI (AP) Bob Dylan has been telling stories through song for 60 years. But recently, the American lyricist also captured moments in a new series of paintings which, like his songs, are intimate and a bit of a mystery. The Nobel Laureate’s most comprehensive visual art exhibition to be held …

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Cambridge University erects sculpture of outspoken scholar amid culture wars

The University of Cambridge has erected the statue of an outspoken scholar as a symbol of tolerance amid the cultural wars on campus. The bronze bust of Paulo Freire, the late Brazilian sociologist who championed critical thinking in classrooms, was on display at the university’s faculty of education. Cambridge has …

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HBCU Tradition Painting with Stephanie Yearby | WNTZ

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – For Southern University’s Human Jukebox, black notes on white paper become poetry in motion. The band’s music is a true work of art to be admired by the many people who fill the stands. The group is the paint and the canvas is the AW Mumford …

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Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival returns to McLean Community Center |

[Sun Gazette Newspapers provides content to, but otherwise is unaffiliated with, InsideNoVa or Rappahannock Media LLC.] From December 3-5, the McLean Community Center will host its 39th annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival, featuring a wide variety of high-quality handmade items just in time for the holidays. The indoor show presents …

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Airship sculpture inspired by the words and language of Shortstown Elementary School

Artist Paul Pibworth worked closely with students at Shortstown Elementary School to create the unique sculpture Students at Shortstown Primary School in Cardington worked with a local artist to create a unique sculpture reflecting their town’s historical association with airships using their own words and phrases. Culture Challenge artist and …

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KU Arts and Crafts Diploma not eligible for teacher appointment: SC | Chandigarh News

Chandigarh: In a significant verdict, the Supreme Court (SC) ruled that the distance learning degree in arts and crafts from Kurukshetra University (KU) is not equivalent to the degree in arts and crafts issued by the training department industrial plant in Haryana. With these decrees, only holders of an arts …

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DC confirms Robin’s secret story with classic Batman villain

In DC’s new Robin and Batman series, it’s revealed that Dick Grayson has a history with a classic Batman villain who was also in Haley’s Circus. Warning! Spoilers ahead for Robin and Batman # 1 In the new DC Comics Robin and batman series, it is revealed that the first …

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Forza Horizon 5 fan shares incredible Transformers-inspired paint job

After its release earlier this month, Forza Horizon 5 quickly became one of the most popular games of the year. The Xbox exclusive offers gamers a ton of things to see and do, and it looks like a lot is just scratching the surface. Notably, players have a lot of …

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Looted sculptures from Palmyra returned to Syria – ARTnews.com

In 2009 or 2010, three looted sculptures were taken in the ancient city of Palmyra. Several years later, customs officials in Switzerland seized them in a free port in Geneva. Finally, they return home to Syria, the Art journal reports. All three sculptures date back to the second and third …

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Famous Native American singer Joanne Shenandoah has died

Joanne Shenandoah, the famous Native American singer-songwriter who has performed in front of world leaders and on prominent stages, has passed away. She was 63 years old. The Native American Music Awards & Association posted on its website that Shenandoah, described as “the musical matriarch of Native America,” died Monday …

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Do I have to prime my walls before painting?

When saving money is the goal of a do-it-yourself painting project, every expense should be carefully considered.Before starting a painting project, a common question is whether you should prime a wall before painting it.The simple answer is that primer isn’t always necessary, so you can save money by omitting it.However, …

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The crew behind the screens

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – The River of Lights is a stunning display of light sculptures at the ABQ BioPark Botanical Garden. A three-man crew is behind the colorful illuminated displays that are placed throughout the area. Artists and craftspeople work all year round to create and build new exhibitions. Joey …

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BITS & BYTES: Small Business Saturdays in downtown Pittsfield; Clark Art free entry; Stockbridge Holly Fair; Becket Arts Center Holiday Decorating Class

Image courtesy of downtown Pittsfield PITTSFIELD – This year’s Small Business Saturday in downtown Pittsfield (Saturday November 27) Includes Live Music, Designer Market & Scavenger Hunt, Surprise Santa Tour, MountainOne Free Thankful 5K, NUarts Studios & Gallery’s Shop Local Event, Center-Wide Specials city, and more. New this year, download the …

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Cardi B was the wardrobe change queen at the American Music Awards

Megan C. Hills, CNN When it comes to the awards ceremony, it’s not uncommon to see hosts swapping outfits throughout the night. For many emcees, it’s also a chance to have fun with fashion – like when Doja Cat wore her memorable “worm” costume to the 2020 MTV Video Music …

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Black Canary Brings Pain In Epic Body Paint Cosplay

Black Canary of the Birds of Prey comes to life in stunning new DC Comics body paint cosplay from talented cosplayer @ mcroft07 In an epic body painting cosplay, cosplayer @ mcroft07 brings one of DC Comics’ most iconic looks to life, as she becomes the Black canary in an …

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The artist sells an invisible sculpture for over Rs 13 lakh; also gives instructions on how to display

Can you believe that an Italian artist sold a sculpture that doesn’t really exist for 15,000 euros? Yes, you read that right! A 67-year-old artist created an invisible sculpture titled Io Sono (which means “I am”) and sold the intangible piece at an Art-Rite auction house for over Rs 13 …

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Classes in Music, Crafts, and More at Washington College Academy | Sunday Stories

A college campus in Limestone, Tennessee, dating back to 1780, continues its tradition of providing new learning opportunities to the public and preserving some of the classics along the way. Washington College Academy provides a unique and historic backdrop to explore traditional and non-traditional arts in basketry, blacksmithing, clay, cosplay …

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DC reveals bigger conspiracy behind Joker killing Jason Todd

DC Comics’ Joker reveals that a bigger plot was behind the events that led to Jason Todd’s death at the hands of the Clown Prince of Crime. Warning! Spoilers ahead for Joker # 9 DC Comics has just revealed that a greater conspiracy was at work behind the events leading …

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“Every painting is an adventure” for Albuquerque artist David Zaintz

New Mexico native David Zaintz’s “End of the Journey” is one of his works on display at the “Abstract Show” at Sumner & Dene in downtown Albuquerque. (Courtesy of Max Woltman) Originally from Albuquerque, David Zaintz uses his hands to tell a story in his art. During his career as …

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Christmas parade scheduled for December 2 in the city center

Cameron’s Chamber of Commerce will host its Christmas in Toy Country themed parade around Cameron’s historic downtown plaza on December 2. Activities will begin at 5 p.m. with music, food trucks, wine trucks, crafts and more. Triple C Wine Wagon, Rockdale Coffee Roasters, Kona Ice, Jazzy J’s Southern Way, and …

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Kirsty Budge wins 2021 Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Award with Fresh Hell painting

“You feel real pleasure in the manufacturing process,” they said. “It is clearly a painting in dialogue with history, while also resonating with our present time, bringing out its own sense of landscape and narration. “ Budge, 40, has an intuitive way of painting: she says it’s like a “push …

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The ZOFO duo combine piano and paintings in an engaging and inventive performance – Twin Cities

Wednesday evening at the Park Square Theater, the guests of the Schubert Club were treated to a sound and sensory experience. The amazing piano duo ZOFO, composed of Eva-Maria Zimmermann and Keisuke Nakagoshi, brought paintings by artists from around the world to life through their dance performance. They took listeners …

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The Naples Zoo will feature larger-than-life animal sculptures

Through Staff | to November 18, 2021 The Naples Zoo will present the traveling exhibition BRICKLIVE Supersized Creatures from November 20. COURTESY PHOTO The Naples Zoo showcases larger-than-life toy brick sculptures with its new traveling exhibition, BRICKLIVE Supersized Creatures. The traveling exhibition will start on Saturday, November 20 and will …

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Bonaparte Artist Brings First Nations Craft Fair to Cache Creek – Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal

Artist Misty Antoine with two of her pieces. She will be exhibiting and selling more of her work at a First Nations craft fair in Cache Creek on November 27. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden) The Vancouver Canucks logo is something Bonaparte artist Misty Antoine has had a few requests for. …

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URI student Ali Hornung is dedicated to alleviating the scourge of childhood cancer – URI News

Few students would accept the requirements of a triple major, especially one with three very diverse majors at three different colleges. How many would accept these demands while simultaneously leading an international foundation dedicated to the defense and alleviation of the suffering of childhood cancer patients? Human Development and Family …

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Painting Strokes of Change – The New Indian Express

Express news service CHENNAI: 15 months ago, two teenagers from Chennai set out to bring about change with their unique non-profit organization. With their art gallery, Ilo By Vane (ilobyvane.com), Vaishnavi Girish Ramdas and Neharika Kishore promote and present the works of art and photographs of children and students up …

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Art Industry News: Wait, did the UK government just change tune on the Parthenon marbles? + Other stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most important developments in the art world and the art market. Here is what you need to know on Tuesday, November 16. NEED TO READ Donor battle shakes Hamptons sculpture garden – More than 30 patrons of the LongHouse Reserve Sculpture …

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Tucson Parks and Recreation: Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair at Reid Park November 27-28

The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce the return of its annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair at Reid Park. Come take a jump in your holiday shopping. This free event will attract over 140 vendors from across the Southwest, ranging from artists, craftspeople, photographers, …

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Universal Music Sues Republic investment platform

“Artists, labels, managers, agents and fans who are currently familiar with the plaintiff’s Republic label would be presented with two different companies offering identical services under identical names in the same industry,” the music giant’s lawyers wrote in the trial. “Confusion is inevitable.” Officially named OpenDeal Inc., Republic is a …

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Market Analysis of 2021 Arts and Crafts Tools Consumption by Size, Share, Growth, Trends till 2027 | Crayola, FILA Group, Office Depot, Newell Brands

New Jersey, United States, – The Global Arts and Crafts Tools Consumption Market report is one of the most comprehensive and significant addition to the market research archive of Market Research Intellect. It offers detailed research and analysis of major aspects of the global Arts and Crafts Tools consumption market. …

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Science proves it: most NFTs are worthless

What does it mean? This means that while anyone could copy a JPEG of Beeple’s work, only the purchaser owned it, according to a digital paper trail. This distinction between reproduction and ownership made all the difference in the valuation of the work, because the artist overnight became one of …

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6 gift ideas not impacted by the supply chain

This year, the excitement around what to get people for the holidays is clouded by a question: will the gifts arrive on time? According to NerdWallet’s annual holiday shopping report, 68% of holiday shoppers predict that supply issues could cause the big-ticket items they are looking for this year to …

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12-foot-tall sculpture pays homage to great philosopher and theologian

Adi Shankaracharya is credited with consolidating the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta and unifying and establishing current thoughts of Hinduism Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils the statue of Shri Adi Shankaracharya in Kedarnath, Uttarakhand. ANI Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at Kedarnath Shrine and today inaugurated the revamped Adi Shankaracharya …

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Hand Holidays | Laurier Magazine

Problem: 2021/11 – November The Hard Candy Christmas Arts and Crafts Show, which runs November 26-27, is an opportunity to prepare your heart and home for the merry Christmas season. 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 The 34th Annual Hard Candy Christmas Arts and Crafts Show will take place on the Friday and Saturday after …

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Original Christmas specials with the Tabernacle Choir in Temple Square, Pentatonix and top Christian artists

PROVO, Utah, November 4, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Family Entertainment Network BYUtv, available nationally by cable, satellite and free streaming, and its companion network, PARUradio, today announced its 2021 original holiday lineup, including “Christmas Under the Stars” featuring three-time Grammy® Award-winning, multi-platinum artist Pentatonix; a special two-hour retrospective, “20 …

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Paint the ice rink pink for a cause

SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) – The Sioux Falls Stampede paints the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center pink. The FIRST Center’s bright white ice sheet is now pink. “It’s not something that every team can do and for these players it might be the only time they get the chance to do …

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Britain’s response to Art Nouveau: blending the Arts & Crafts aesthetic with the natural world

“The May Queen” (detail, one of three), Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh, 1900, gesso, burlap, canvas, string, glass beads, thread, mother-of-pearl, pewter foil. (Courtesy of the Albuquerque Museum) Charles Rennie Mackintosh elevated the chair to the rank of architecture. The Glasgow designer, architect and artist led a collaborative group dubbed ‘The Four’ …

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November 13: Les Jimmys | Minnesota State University, Mankato

Saturday 13 November 20217:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.Hooligans (1400 E. Madison Ave., Mankato) Minnesota State University press release, Mankato Department of Music Mankato, Minnesota – The Jimmys will bring their “Gotta Have It” tour to Mankato on Saturday, November 13 at Hooligans, 1400 East Madison Avenue (Madison East Center). Bad …

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My favorite painting: Martha Freud

Artist Martha Freud on a hauntingly beautiful Da Vinci who “reveals so much of his process”. Martha Freud on TThe Virgin and Child with Saint Anne and Saint John the Baptist by Leonardo da Vinci “My disappointment in realizing that this piece was not, in fact, a glimpse of da …

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