Tag Archives: united states

Colby Covington takes aim at Israel Adesanya │ GMA News Online

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington has turned to reigning UFC middleweight world champion Israel Adesanya. Covington, who just won a lopsided unanimous decision over his ex-best friend Jorge Masvidal at UFC 272 earlier this month, said he was ready to put on the weight if it meant pulling …

Read More »

Does TikTok plan to take on Spotify? | Technology/Gadgets

TikTok has launched the SoundOn platform in the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil and Indonesia. ― AFP photo SAN FRANCISCO, March 11 ― Will music artists favor TikTok over Spotify? The Chinese social network has unveiled SoundOn, its new platform dedicated to musicians. The new space is billed as a …

Read More »

Army Veteran Finds Peace Through Painting

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) -James Jindra, founder of Jwolf Painting, has a similar story to many veterans like him. Jindra enlisted in the US Army in 2007 before being deployed to Iraq in 2009. He served until 2014 when he returned home to start a family. It was around this time …

Read More »

Prayercast’s first podcast on March 8

United States (MNN) — Podcasts are all the rage in the United States. Last year12 million new people became podcast listeners, and time spent listening jumped 31% from two years ago. MNN Sister Ministry, Prayers, joins the fray. “OneVoice will launch as an audio podcast on March 8,” said OneWay …

Read More »

Your weekly horoscope inspired by Rob Brezsny’s “Astrology of Free Will”

Our partner Rob Brezsny provides his weekly wisdom to enlighten our thinking and motivate our mood. Rob’s free will astrology, is a syndicated weekly column appearing in more than 100 publications. He is also the author of Pronoia is the antidote to paranoia: how all of creation conspires to shower …

Read More »

EXCLUSIVE ViacomCBS’ Paramount+ ‘thinks local’ to go global with streaming

Figures of people are seen in front of the Paramount+ logo displayed, in this illustration taken January 20, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Feb 15 (Reuters) – When reality series “The Challenge: War of the Worlds” launches on four continents in June, …

Read More »

Arts and Crafts Tools Market Size, Scope, Growth – Crayola, FILA Group, Office Depot, Newell Brands – The Grundy Register

New Jersey, United States,- the arts and crafts tools market The report covers the entire global market scenario including key players, their future promotions, preferred vendors, market shares along with historical data and price analysis. It continues to offer key details on changing dynamics to generate market improving factors. It …

Read More »

The world’s largest musical sculpture at the University of Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – The University of Tampa is now home to a large musical sculpture – the largest in the world and the first of its kind in the United States. “Ars Sonora” stands over 105 feet tall in the center of campus, adjacent to Sykes Chapel and the …

Read More »

Art Teacher Creates Sculpture for Airport Hobby | the life

Suspended from a cable wire, levitating overhead, soft clouds reflect light from a ceiling-high window. At first glance, these clouds look like balloons with ripples and shine, but upon closer inspection, these clouds are handcrafted sculptures of solid industrial steel. Artist and associate professor of sculpture at Texas Tech, William …

Read More »

UTSA Basketball Show, presented by UT Health San Antonio, returns tonight

SAN ANTONIO — The UTSA Basketball Show, presented by UT Health San Antonio, is scheduled for the 2021-22 season and will feature the head men’s basketball coach Steve Henson and head coach of women’s basketball Karen Aston, UTSA Athletics and LEARFIELD Roadrunners Sports Properties announced. The one-hour show will air …

Read More »

How Chamorro painter Gisela McDaniel gives voice to trauma victims with her portraits

On paper, Gisela McDaniel is poised to be the type of young artist who will explode into the market, with skyrocketing auction results and impossible waiting lists. Except the 25-year-old native Detroit Chamorro painter won’t let that happen. McDaniel resists certain conventions of the art world, whether it be the …

Read More »

Northern Piedmont Community Foundation Scholarships Available for Rappahannock Students and Residents | Non-profit organizations

Country united states of americaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, …

Read More »

Why Forgotten Artist Edmonia Lewis Gets Her Own U.S. Stamp

Cleopatra was found in a dusty warehouse in a mall outside of Chicago in the late 1980s, stuck among abandoned Christmas decorations covered in graffiti and paint. The 3,000-pound neoclassical marble sculpture depicting the death of the Egyptian queen had once been among the most important works of art displayed …

Read More »

INSTACART AND MICHAELS EXPAND PARTNERSHIP TO LAUNCH SAME DAY SHIPPING ACROSS CANADA

As part of Michaels’ strategy to transform its omnichannel approach, the national partnership between Instacart and Michaels in Canada follows a recently expanded national partnership in the United States. Since the launch of the first American pilot project in March 2021Michaels reports that he’s seen a significant number of additional …

Read More »

Exhibition examines what has changed since the Black Power movement – and what hasn’t

Harmeet Kaur, CNN Many will know the iconic picture of Black Panther Party co-founder Huey P. Newton seated in a rattan peacock chair, with a spear in one hand and a shotgun in the other. Taken in 1968, the image would become one of the defining symbols of Black Power …

Read More »

International boxer who spends his days painting murals

An international boxer traded in the padded gloves and ring for brushes and canvas. Rob Newbiggin was once an international boxer, turned pro in his early twenties, but now spends most of his time painting and preparing for his art degree. The 57-year-old was originally born in California, United States, …

Read More »

LIME Painting seeks to expand its locations and services in 2022

DENVER, January 4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – LIME Painting – the first and only premium painting franchise company – is gearing up for a busy year after ending 2021 with more locations, new hires and a new franchisee event. The brand opened 20 new locations throughout 2021, increasing the …

Read More »

Diamonds and sculptures win the hearts of bidders at joint auction

Auction action at Chadds Ford, Penn. CHADDS FORD, PENN. – The photograph “June Leaf” by Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004) dominated the lots presented at the William Bunch Auctions quarterly decorative and fine arts sale on December 14th. Sold for $ 39,000, large format gelatin silver on paper, signed and stamped …

Read More »

Singer Omarion says he’s definitely not a variant

By Leah Asmelash, CNN Since the latest variant of Covid-19, Omicron, gained ground in the United States, jokes calling it the “Omarion” variant, named after the R&B singer, have multiplied. But Omarion takes the jokes impatiently. “Hi, this is Omarion. I am an artist, not a variant, ”he declared in …

Read More »

The 2022 New Year’s horoscopes taken from Rob Brezsny’s “Astrology of Free Will”

Our partner Rob Brezsny provides his weekly wisdom to inform our thinking and motivate our mood. by Rob Free Will Astrology, is a weekly column published in more than a hundred publications. He is also the author of Pronoia is the antidote to paranoia: how all of creation conspires to …

Read More »

2 artists accused of falsifying Native American heritage

SEATTLE (AP) – Two artists face federal charges for tampering with Native American heritage to sell works in galleries in downtown Seattle. Lewis Anthony Rath, 52, of Maple Falls, and Jerry Chris Van Dyke, 67, also known as Jerry Witten, of Seattle, were separately charged with violating Indian Art Law …

Read More »

Karol G tops Vevo 2021’s most watched artist |

December 9, 2021 Vevo, the music video network, has published its year-end annual review of music video audiences. Globally, Karol G tops the list of most viewed artists in 2021, with 3.11 billion views, followed closely by The Weeknd, with 3.10 billion views. In the United States, Lil Baby is …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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. …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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’ …

Read More »

K-12 Arts & Crafts Materials Market Size, Growth 2028

New Jersey, United States, – The Kindergarten to Grade 12 Arts and Crafts Market The Verified Market Research report is a meticulously conducted study. Experts with proven credentials and high levels within the research fraternity presented an in-depth analysis of the topic, drawing on their unparalleled knowledge of the field …

Read More »

Picotte statue unveiled

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – An important figure in Nebraska history will be forever remembered with a statue that now stands on Lincoln’s Centennial Mall. A bronze sculpture of Dr. Susan LaFlesche Picotte was unveiled Monday morning by her descendants. Picotte was a member of the Omaha tribe. She is important …

Read More »

Raise an Eyebrow for International Eyebrow Day on October 2 with Reema Khan, World Famous Eyebrow Makeover Artist and International “Eyebrow Queen”

LOS ANGELES, October 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – With INTERNATIONAL BROW DAY, October 2sd, just around the corner, Reema, Guinness World Record holder and international eyebrow artist, is celebrating her favorite holiday! Reema’s story is one that touches on beauty, cultural identity and female leadership. Reema khan was part …

Read More »

Grounded’s first online group show takes off

“Studio of Holistic Arts and Culture” Grounded opened its first online group exhibition last week that showcases the creations of local and emerging artists. Cadence states: Piece 1 presents a range of works of art by 19 emerging artists from the Grounded Artist Network (GAN), a community of artists from …

Read More »

Bournemouth man becomes artist after painting boxing legends

A FORMER director of a student union took the plunge to become an artist after his hobby turned into a job. Chris Small traded supervision of the University of Southampton Students Union for sketches, and it all started with Bournemouth-based boxer Chris Billam-Smith. “I originally drew television characters like Marvel …

Read More »

Sculptures that “show the beauty of each watch”

“We wanted to preserve history. Eduard Kurayev was talking about Berd Vay’e, the company that he and Albert Akbashev, a friend from their high school days in New York, founded in 2014. “We wanted to show the world the beauty of every watch.” The company hangs vintage watch parts from …

Read More »

Gilgamesh’s looted tablet returned to Iraq

The cuneiform tablet bearing part of the epic of Gilgamesh, a Sumerian epic poem Photo: ICE-HSI The Gilgamesh Tablet – the ancient Mesopotamian cuneiform tablet at the center of years of legal battles between auction house Christie’s, federal authorities and the owners of the arts and crafts chain Hobby Lobby …

Read More »

9 best Mexican foods to try in El Paso

Tacos of every variety imaginable. Soups rich in tomatoes, peppers and tomatillos. Maíz-focused tortillas and street food. These are among the delicious delicacies of Mexican cuisine that await you in the town of El Paso, West Texas. Known as the Mexican Food Capital of America, El Paso has many attributes …

Read More »

The Doobie brothers, Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw and Kevin Costner among the headliners of the MN State Fair – Twin Cities stand

The Minnesota State Fair stand comes back to life with programming that includes country hitmakers (Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris, Tim McGraw), retro R&B (TLC and Shaggy, the Spinners), classic rockers (The Doobie Brothers, George Thorogood and the Destroyers) and… Kevin Costner. Tickets are available through Etix, by phone at 800-514-3849 …

Read More »

Ecommerce conversion rate beyond averages

Conversion rates on e-commerce sites are a key performance indicator. The percentage of visitors that convert to paying customers helps businesses track the performance of marketing campaigns, landing pages, design and navigation, and the checkout process. All of them are crucial to the bottom line of a business. Email signups, …

Read More »

A giant 22-foot sculpture installed in the Caribbean Sea

A 22-foot, 3,000-pound sculpture “The Boonji Spaceman” has now joined the league along with space enthusiasts Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos. Brendan Murphy’s artistic creation connects to a dock in the middle of the Caribbean Sea, drawing tourists to the US Virgin Islands (USVI) -based Hodges Bay Resort in St …

Read More »

SC Town Plans To Replace Missing ‘Nightmare Witch’

The “Mother of Rubber Trees” sculpture is seen on July 8, 2021 in Port Royal, SC. Port Royal’s iconic “Nightmare Witch” has vanished from its long-standing perch at the entrance to downtown, prompting questions from residents curious about its future. (Karl Puckett / The Beaufort Gazette via AP) Karl Puckett …

Read More »

Elvis Presley’s streaming channel is coming

Independent streaming company Cinedigm in partnership with Elvis Presley Enterprises has announced the upcoming launch of The Elvis Presley Channel. The king will live streaming. Independent streaming company Cinedigm in partnership with Elvis Presley Enterprises has announced the upcoming launch of The Elvis Presley Channel. According to a press release, …

Read More »

Kannapolis receives donation of two public art sculptures

KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (WBTV) – Cheryl and Eric Dearmon donated two public art sculptures, “Smiley” and “Discover” to the city of Kannapolis. The two sculptures are already in the City and were loaned by artist Tom Risser. With their purchase, the Dearmon have ensured that the sculptures remain in the …

Read More »

June 15th Celebration at Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park

The group Alan Franklin, led by Muzicnet co-owner Alan Franklin Center with Blue Guitar, performed on Saturday, June 17th. (Photo: Barbara Sturges) University Park, IL- (ENEWSPF) – Saturday was a day of celebration at Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park: the very first Juneteenth which was both a national and federal holiday. …

Read More »

Fifty-one years in the making: Peters Valley is back

By Ilene Dube, JerseyArts.com Grants for new technologies allowed the historic craft village to thrive Signing up for a workshop at the Peters Valley School of Craft was like stepping back in time. You could have an immersive experience by studying, for example, blacksmithing, ceramics or weaving, living in a …

Read More »

Gamasutra – Press releases – UBISOFT REVEALS THE NEW official EUROPEAN LEAGUE THEME composed by the poisonous avenger

VIDEO: YOUTUBE LONDON, UK— 17E JUNE 2021 – Today, Ubisoft unveiled an extensive partnership with award-winning songwriter and producer The Toxic Avenger, to compose the original music for Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six.® European League. Building on the main theme of Rainbow Six Siege, the new European League music will enrich …

Read More »

Loop Media, Inc. Closes Transaction with Ithaca

Glendale, Calif., June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – via NewMediaWire – Loop Media, Inc. (“Loop Media”) (OTC: LPTV), a leading provider of its own music video streaming and entertainment services for businesses and consumers, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of EON Media Group Pte. Ltd. (“EON Media …

Read More »

Watauga County Community Musician Mary Greene Receives 2021 Masters Fellowship in Folk and Traditional Arts and Receives $ 12,000 to Support Lifelong Learning

Mary Greene with instruments including a mountain dulcimer made by Rick Stone who lived in Watauga County. He also made a mountain dulcimer for Joni Mitchell and several dulcimers for Canadian artist Rick Scott. There is also an accordion pictured that belonged to Greene’s dear friend Joe Shannon, who died …

Read More »

JA Denmark Students Win First-Ever JA Global Entrepreneurship Award; Receive NFTs, cash prizes, and other educational opportunities

The 2021 award winners were announced today by tech-legend Ralph de la Vega, former President and CEO of AT&T Mobile and Business Solutions. Each of the six finalists were automatically entered after winning Company of the Year at their regional competitions and included teams from Singapore (JA Asia-Pacific), Southeast Texas …

Read More »

Where is the value of an array

the Mona Lisa, kept at the Louvre in Paris, has been copied many times. The most famous of these examples must be the Hekking Mona Lisa, named after its former owner, the antique dealer Raymond Hekking (1886-1977). It is expected to go on sale at Christie’s auction house in Paris …

Read More »

Immerse yourself in art in downtown Clayton :: WRAL.com

By Sydney Franklin, WRAL Multiplatform Producer Clayton, North Carolina – Want to immerse yourself in art while spending time outdoors? Explore Clayton’s Downtown Sculpture Trail, a free outdoor public art trail. The trail features works by artists from North Carolina and artists from across the United States. The 2021-2022 trail …

Read More »

A man for all seasons – The New Indian Express

Express press service It may have faded from public memory, but at the dawn of the twentieth century, Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy was the only voice that sang to an indifferent and often censored West of the glories of the miniature paintings of Rajasthan and Mughal, of transcendence. of ancient sculpture …

Read More »

LiveXLive’s StudioOne Enters License Agreement for Its First Original Digital Franchise; Ficto will distribute the Contest / Trivia Dread For Cred series

LOS ANGELES, May 25, 2021 / PRNewswire / – LiveXLive Media (Nasdaq: LIVX) (“LiveXLive”), a global live and on-demand streaming platform for audio, video and podcast / vodcast content in music, comedy and pop culture, and owner of PodcastOne, Slacker Radio, React presents and Custom Personalization Solutions, today announced that …

Read More »

Doreen Scafe Obituary (2021) – La Crosse, WI

Doreen scafe SPARTA – Doreen Scafe, 85, of Sparta, passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at Agrace HospiceCare, Fitchburg, WI. She was born on February 6, 1936 in Warrington, England, to Harry and Victoria (Loake) Taylor. She grew up in England and was a very good swimmer when she …

Read More »

Global Diamond Painting Market SWOT Analysis, Key Indicators, Forecast 2027: Yiwu Yuhui Imp & Exp Co., Ltd. – KSU

The report entitled “Global Diamond Painting Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2021-2027Using various methodologies, aims to review and bring forward deep and accurate data regarding the global Diamond Painting market. The report is divided into different well-defined sections to provide the reader with a simple and …

Read More »

Global Artificial Flowers Market Report Ensured Quality, Customer Satisfaction, Analyst Support, Instant Delivery – KSU

Syndicate market research Last updated report on “ Global Artificial Flowers Market 2021 ” Analyze the research methodology Calculate, including Secondary research, primary research, company share analysis, model (including macro-monetary pointers, demographics, and industry pointers: spending, foundations, regional development and offices), research limits and revenue-based modeling. Examination on the part …

Read More »

WB Yeats awarded with London sculpture

It’s a surprising fact that the only poet raised in England to win the Nobel Prize for Literature has no monuments anywhere in England – nowhere in the UK, in fact. This is less surprising when one remembers that the poet is WB Yeats who, although he spent most of …

Read More »

Clubhouse for Android users now available

Clubhouse will continue to apply its invite-only system – which allows existing community members to invite a handful of contacts – to Android users “as part of the effort to keep measured growth,” according to a press release on the launch of Android. The announcement comes a week after the …

Read More »