Monthly Archives: May 2022

People painting for the victims of Uvalde

Temple volunteers paint a tree with apples dedicated to the lives lost in Uvalde. TEMPLE, Texas — Almost 200 miles away, the Temple community is trying to show support for the victims of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde. “Not what I expected to do, we started this …

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Community Leaders and KVHS Students Collaborate on Iran Floyd Sculpture | New

WHEATFIELD — Iran Floyd’s commitment to the Kankakee Valley School Corporation is unmatched. He served 57 years as an administrator, with many of those years — he said he would have to do the math — in Kankakee Valley. He was first superintendent at KV from 1984 to 1986, left …

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The weekly market offers locally grown produce, arts, crafts, clothing

FARMINGTON — Another summertime tradition in San Juan County returns this week as the weekly Makers Market enters its fourth year. The event, which takes place every Thursday at Orchard Plaza until September 29, runs from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on June 2. The market offers locally grown produce, …

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Perceive You opens June 5, 2022 at Shoebox Projects Online

Bryn Williams Leonard Greco Shoe box arts logo Artist, curator and cultural producer Kristine Schomaker asked the artists how they see themselves for this open exhibition. Perceive You” is a platform for empowerment, for owning who you are, for being unique and authentic… “Perceive You” is for everyone. — Kristine …

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Behind the art: what makes Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring so special?

Housed in his permanent home Mauritshuis Museum, The Hague, Netherlands, painting by Dutch Golden Age painter Johannes Vermeer a girl with an earring hangs like a mesmerizing centerpiece amid multiple works of art. Also known as ‘Mona Lisa of the North’ Where ‘Dutch Mona Lisa’ this painting attracts thousands of …

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Bronze sculpture honoring actor and Fairport native Philip Seymour Hoffman unveiled at George Eastman Museum

There is now a life-size sculpture of actor/director/producer Philip Seymour Hoffman outside the George Eastman Museum. The Fairport native died in 2014 at the age of 46. The bronze sculpture was unveiled on Saturday, with sculptor, award-winning Scottish artist David Annand at the ceremony, as well as members of Hoffman’s …

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Cream of Wheaton celebrates 40 years with live music, carnival, crafts and more June 2-5

Wheaton’s Cream returns to its debut after a two-year hiatus, with three blocks of carnival rides, local food, live entertainment, beer garden, trade show, Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/ 10K, and art and craft vendors. The first Cream of Wheaton festival was held on May 8, 1982, featuring …

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The ArtsHub, a one-of-a-kind initiative for years, seeks to serve as a central online location for the creative community to find jobs, resources and collaborate

The call went out for actors who were good at Shakespeare. A white-haired man, dressed in a black overcoat and a low-brimmed hat, quickly replied, “Hasn’t a Jew eyes? pleads Joe Vincent in a hoarse voice. “If you sting us, won’t we bleed?” If you tickle us, don’t we laugh? …

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How to paint a dresser

Well-meaning experiments taught do-it-yourselfer Jessica Belteau how to paint a dresser and how not to do it. His most memorable misadventure? Trying to cover an IKEA dresser in white laminate without sanding the surface first. “The paint was rolling off, it wasn’t sticking at all,” she says of the nearly …

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Valley News – Art Notes: Summer kicks off with a busy slate including Saint-Gaudens, an outdoor market and an almanac

Summer is a sloppy season. In Shakespeare, this is when the characters stumble through the woods, get drunk, fall in love with the wrong people, and generally make quite a mess. The arts kind of follow that pattern here in the once frozen north. There are more art exhibitions, plays, …

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Chipotle crossed the ice in the Stanley Cup quarterfinals

Do you remember when players battling and fans jumping onto the ice were the most disruptive things you saw at NHL games? Well, that’s nothing compared to a stunt Chipotle unleashed on May 19 during TNT’s broadcast of a Stanley Cup quarterfinal game between the Colorado Avalanche and the St. …

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Roman sculpture auctioned in US linked to disgraced dealer | Sculpture

An archaeologist is asking a US auction house to remove a monumental Roman sculpture from sale, saying it has photographic evidence of its direct link to a dealer involved in the illicit trade. Professor Christos Tsirogiannis, whose academic research focuses on antiquities and trafficking rings, said Hindman Auctions in Chicago …

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Braintree Community Arts Center Launches Summer Programming

BRAINTREE, MA — The Braintree Community Arts Center announced Monday the start of its summer season, which includes a range of programs for children and adults. Kids’ Art Night Out: A fun night of arts and crafts for K-5 students. Projects are planned and directed by students of the Braintree …

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Pantone launches LNQ ‘Wearable Internet’

world color authority Pantone announced a strategic partnership with Space laboratories (sLABS) for their first wearable hardware product, LNQ. The blockchain-based technology, coined by sLABS as “the portable internet”, was founded by digital architect Iddris Sandu and is backed by investment firm Marcy Venture Partners (MVP), co-founded by Shawn Carter …

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Paint Software Industry Expected to Reach $8 Billion by 2028 -Corel, Clip Studio Paint, MyPaint, Artweaver, Krita, Microsoft, ArtRage, Adobe, SYSTEMAX Inc., GIMP, Mudbox, Substance Painter, 3D Slash

the painting software The market is globally one of the leading markets involving the development of innovative techniques and an extremely categorized sector. After a thorough investigation conducted on the Paint Software market industries, the market report provides detailed information, based on the export and import related data as well …

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The sculpture may be old or could be a replica

Q: I own property in Gainesville and hope to retire there one day, but I currently work in Silicon Valley, California. A friend from Gainesville suggested I write to you. I am looking for an expert in Egyptian sculpture, 19th Dynasty, New Kingdom. Do you have anyone in your Rolodex …

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Seamlessly blending art with utility

New Delhi, May 22 (IANS): India’s diverse arts and crafts, traditions and folklore reflect the country’s rich cultural heritage. They come from all over the country and use a variety of methods and techniques, as well as the skills and expertise of artisans, to create unique pieces. Because they are …

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Rare 1939 Detective Comics issue that introduced Batman nears record $1.5 million as auction ends

(CNN)- A rare copy of Detective Comics #27 – the issue that introduced Batman to the world in 1939 – is expected to fetch more than $1 million at auction this weekend and could flirt with a record for this edition. The copy, auctioned for more than two weeks in …

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This famous Kooning painting has been stolen and missing for 31 years. Now the world can see it again

Baltimore businessman and architect Edward Joseph Gallagher Jr. donated hundreds of paintings and sculptures to museums in memory of his late son, who died in a boating accident at age 13. He wanted the students to learn, to be inspired by the work of art. “I was never particularly interested …

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Township of Woodward. prepares for Riverfest | News, Sports, Jobs

LOCKPORT – Woodward Township prepares for Riverfest. According to supervisor Kyle Coleman, there are a few disputes the recreation commission is trying to resolve. “smooth” and address. “Other than that, everything is pretty much on track” he said. So far, Riverfest is scheduled for the weekend of July …

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Mirabaud supports the new exhibition of world renowned Swiss artist Nicolas Party at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts | Your money

MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 19, 2022– The Swiss banking and financial group Mirabaud is proud to announce its support for the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) through its collaboration with the exhibition Nicolas Party: The purple hour. To create this exhibition, visible until October 16, 2022, the Swiss artist was inspired …

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Ukrainian street artist Gamlet “under order” to paint Kharkiv

Published on: 05/18/2022 – 04:10 Kharkiv (Ukraine) (AFP) – A black bulletproof vest with a Ukrainian military crest, a tourniquet and two markers make up street artist Gamlet Zinkivsky’s unpretentious work gear. The 35-year-old Ukrainian stayed in his hometown of Kharkiv, Ukraine’s second largest city, to paint its walls even …

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Rancho Santa Fe artist shares a positive message of “Unity” through art

Kerry Soori McEachern, artist and graphic designer from Rancho Santa Fe, has created a community collaborative art project to promote the message of unity, peace, love and inclusiveness for all. His sculpture “Oneness” debuted May 14 in the Beloved’s Garden of Oneness exhibit at the Encinitas Community Center as part …

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Farmers markets, local Brunswick County farms open for the season

If you don’t have a green hand or fingers, but love fresh, ripe fruits and vegetables, don’t worry. Spring has arrived and there will be many Farmers’ Markets and Farms in Brunswick County that offer a plentiful supply of fruits, vegetables, and more. Like us on facebook: Catch more county …

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Fort McKay Artists Council Art Reflects Reconciliation and Hopes for Healing, But Demands Injustices Be Confronted

Content of the article Artwork in the new Jubilee Center council chambers reflects the hopes and beliefs that local Indigenous and Métis peoples have for reconciliation. Content of the article But Frederick McDonald, a Fort McKay First Nation artist commissioned for the paintings, made sure people at an April 25 …

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Oil painting by Turkish writer Halide Edib Adıvar discovered in Prague

An oil painting depicting the writer Halide Edib Adıvar, one of the modern pillars of contemporary Turkish literature and in particular the Turkish novel, made by Czech painter Alphonse Mucha in Prague in the late 1920s has been found . The literary giant was the author of the first war …

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A tour guide helps paint the exterior of William A. Irvin

DULUTH, Minn. — William A. Irvin of Duluth opened for the summer season on Thursday, but getting the 610-foot vessel at Canal Park into ship shape was no easy task. So tells us a tour guide who spent late winter and early spring helping her prepare. Davan Scott volunteered his …

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Dan Droz’s Strip District sculpture will be a place of “gathering”

“Meet me at the Kaufmann clock?” Try: “Meet me at the blue sculpture!” The developer of a mixed-use Strip District development is set to unveil a 12-foot-tall abstract structure at the entrance to the Three Rivers Heritage Trail this month that could become Pittsburgh’s next hangout calling card. Conceived by …

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A golden anniversary: ​​an exhibition commemorates the Prince William Art Society | Lifestyles

In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Prince William Art Society, the ARTfactory in Manassas is hosting a group art exhibit and special reception. The exhibit, “Golden Anniversary: ​​50 Years of PWAS,” opened May 4 and runs through June 4 at the ARTfactory, 9419 Battle St. …

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Album performer Björk, UH music teacher named Pulitzer finalist

Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti The Pulitzer Prize for Music finalist is the latest major accolade for a university in Hawaii to music teacher Mānoa. Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiian) musician, composer and scholar Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti was named one of two Pulitzer finalists for a composition titled “With Eyes the Color of …

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Russia demands apology from Poland for red paint attack on ambassador | News

Russia said a decision on “further steps to take” against Poland depended on Warsaw’s response to the demands. Russia has demanded a formal apology from Poland and threatened possible future retaliation after Moscow’s ambassador to Warsaw was sprayed with red paint by protesters. Russian Ambassador Sergey Andreev was jostled, heckled …

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Bob Dylan unveils his largest sculpture ever, of a freight car | Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan’s largest sculpture, of a railroad freight car, has been unveiled at a French vineyard. The monumental piece, titled Rail Car, is constructed from approximately seven tons of iron and installed on the train tracks of Château La Coste in Provence. Exposed to the weather, it features patterns of …

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Rethinking Literature through Art – The New Indian Express

Express press service Chapter XXIV of La Vita Nuova by Italian poet and philosopher Dante Alighieri (translates as A New Life in English) opens with the following lines: “I felt myself waking up inside my heart; A sleeping loving spirit; And then I saw the Love coming from afar; Gay …

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InvestorNewsBreaks – Friendable Inc. (FDBL) Fan Pass Live, 360 Artist Offer Praised by Music Artist Bigga$tate

User-friendly (OTC: FDBL), a mobile technology and marketing company, shares the impact its Fan Pass platform has had on the careers of its artists. Specifically, the company noted that, since 2020, Bigga$tate has started a relationship with Friendable and Fan Pass, and this partnership has elevated his career. Bigga himself …

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Andy Warhol’s Marilyn Monroe painting sells for $195 million at auction

A famous Andy Warhol silkscreen print of Marilyn Monroe sold for $195 million at a Christie’s charity auction on Monday night, setting a record for the most expensive American work of art ever sold. Warhol’s iconic painting broke the previous record set by the late Brooklyn artist Jean-Michel Basquiat’s 1982 …

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Mark Jenkins’ Bizarre Installations and Figurative Sculptures Challenge Notions of Reality

Art #humor #installation #public art #sculpture All images © Mark Jenkins, shared with permission “I think my art is at its best when guided by the subconscious,” says Mark Jenkins. Moving from the witty and absurd to the disorienting and bizarre, Jenkins’ work confronts perceptions of reality through the surreal: …

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Evansville food and restaurant news includes food truck rally, tea

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – We bring you Tri-State restaurant events and food news you need to know. Here is the latest. Dontae’s Highland Pizzeria has partnered with Homer’s Barbecue in Henderson to offer the new Pitmaster Smoked Sandwich made with smoked pork or chicken, cheese, bacon, pickles and more. After:A tasty …

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Tyler Braden could help Tennessee win ‘American Song Contest’

Suppose country music artist Tyler Braden doesn’t win the season one finale of “American Song Contest” airs Monday night on NBC. In that case, he’s still spent the past six weeks hanging out with hosts like Snoop Dogg and Kelly Clarkson and the contestants, including 90s pop superstars Michael Bolton …

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Painting swapped in the 70s for a grilled cheese sandwich serves as a bargain | Canada

Working in the kitchen of their small restaurant in Ontario in the 1970s, Irene Demas and her husband Tony soon learned the value of trading their dishes for the talents of local bakers, artisans and artisans. “Everyone was supporting everyone back then,” said Irene, at the time a bright-eyed chef …

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new sculpture walk to aid bushfire recovery

Sculpture by the Sea has seeded a new outdoor sculpture trail linking towns affected by the devastating bushfires of 2020. The Snowy Valleys Sculpture Trail stretches 100 kilometers from Adelong to Tooma via Batlow, funded by the Bushfire Local Economic Recovery Fund. Harrie Fasher’s last charge in Adelong.Credit:Fiona Dalessandro The …

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Richmond SPCA celebrates 20 years as a kill-free shelter with a block party

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – The Richmond SPCA is celebrating 20 years as a cruelty-free society with a retro-themed block party. The party is also a fundraiser to benefit approximately 4,000 homeless animals who will be housed at the Richmond SPCA this year, as well as other programs and services the …

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Astrid Terrazas paints fantastic scenes with animals, signs, symbols – ARTnews.com

Living with personified creatures and borrowed symbols, Astrid Terrazas’ canvases function like tarot cards, hazy assemblages of meanings that orbit around an iconic core. She fills her canvases with depictions of windows, tiles, stained glass and even other paintings, fracturing the picture plane with overlapping visual fields. The perspective is …

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Pokemon Fan Makes Adorable Vaporeon Sculpture For Boyfriend

A Pokemon fan shows off an amazing Vaporeon pocket monster statue that features some lovely details, which they made for their boyfriend. Of all the Pokémon that have been introduced over the years, eeveelutions have remained among the most popular. Even with a ninth generation of Pokemon along the way, …

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Gabriel Chaile’s colossal clay sculptures are alive with ancestral history

Art, as Chaile described it, allows “utopias of change to exist in a world that is not only thought by and for humans”. His installation of five sculptures is the result of his research process, which he calls The Forma Genealogy or “genealogy of form”. For this corpus, Chaile focused …

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Woman Who Fought Cancer Five Times gifted painting by Sir Billy Connolly

A woman who has battled cancer five times has been stunned to be offered a painting by Sir Billy Connolly – which she plans to sell to pay for her treatment. Stace O’Brien, 38, was first diagnosed in 2012 but has Li-Fraumeni syndrome, a genetic condition that increases her risk …

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Laurel Arts League to Host 50th Annual Day in the Park Event

PINE BELT, Miss. (WDAM) – The Laurel Arts League is gearing up for the 50th annual Day in the Park Arts Festival this Saturday, May 7 at Mason Memorial Park. The day will begin with the 5K run at 8am and the festival will officially kick off an hour later, …

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Supporting Victorian Performing Arts Producers

Independent performing arts producers will receive support to develop their careers and practices with added benefits for artists and the wider Victorian performing arts sector. Reference material from Alisdair Macindoe. Photo: Gregory Lorenzutti As part of the Victorian Independent Producers Initiative, the latest round of Unlocking Capacity grants is helping …

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A woman surprises her boyfriend with the painting of her parents and daughter. Watch | Tendency

It is one of the happiest things in life to become parents. This happiness increases dramatically when you share it with your parents. Grandparents spoil their children and love them so much. Unfortunately, not everyone has the chance to meet their grandchildren. In a touching video posted to Instagram by …

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An Elden Ring fan points out that the real-life sculpt looks frighteningly similar to the game’s spider hands

Although it is in no way intended as a horror game, Ring of Elden has its fair share of scary and unsettling moments. The most common of these is the stress and terror created by the game’s intense combat, but Ring of Elden also contains horror elements integrated into certain …

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Lodi Street Fair

Roseville Coollectible ShowThe Coollectible Show is a FREE event! Many different vendors selling all varieties of collectibles! 14 minutes ago Lodi Street FairOver 500 vendors and thousands of shoppers will converge on downtown Lodi to take advantage of the Lodi Street Faire to sell and buy antiques, arts and crafts …

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An Open Canvas: Creativity Takes Center Stage at County-Wide Art Trail | News, Sports, Jobs

Editor’s note: This is the first of four articles highlighting the Chautauqua Lake Erie Art Trail Hub Crawl, which takes place in late May. As artists, we do personal work. The annual Chautauqua Lake Erie Art Trail Studio and Gallery Tour is an opportunity to visit places where we live …

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