Sunday, April 30, 2017

The Archives of American Art Launches Feature-Filled Online Research Guide to Chicago



For those interested in American art history, there is arguably no site on the internet quite as juicy as the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art. Want to look through a Charles Sheeler notebook and try out his recipe for shoofly pie? The AAA has ...


Art Goes Political, but Will That Fly on the London Market?

LONDON - This will be remembered as a year when art got seriously political. The Whitney Biennial in New York and the inaugural Athens edition of Documenta are just two of the high-profile exhibitions trying to convey and confront the tumult of our times.
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/28/arts/design/art-goes-political-but-will-that-fly-on-the-london-market.html




Saturday, April 29, 2017

Kentucky College of Art and Design picks new dean



The Kentucky College of Art and Design at Spalding University has selected its first dean, Moira Scott Payne, who recently was at Seattle's Cornish College of the Arts as provost and vice president of academic affairs. An announcement from the school ...


47 Galleries That Bring You the Art of Now

In any given week, the art galleries of New York - and there are hundreds - are brimful of exhibitions showcasing works old and new, conventional and avant-garde, by the established and by the just discovered.




POWER OF PULP: New Albany's Carnegie Center exhibit to highlight pulp art



Comic books and cartoons are the inspiration for the upcoming exhibit “Pulp Art: Out of the gutter and on the walls” at the Carnegie Center for Art & History in New Albany. “It's not exactly comic book art,” said Carnegie Curator Daniel Pfalzgraf, “But ...


Maokai and Sejuani get new splash arts with the tank update

Sejuani and Maokai were desperately in need of some new skin splash art and boy did Riot deliver. The updates are all a part of the midseason update, which includes a tank focus on Sejuani, Maokai and Zac.
http://www.riftherald.com/lol-skins/2017/4/27/15458604/maokai-sejuani-splash-art-update-lol




Friday, April 28, 2017

Art students shine at exhibit



Since 1989, the Midwestern Intermediate Unit IV Very Special Arts has celebrated the abilities of special needs students, K-12, through an art exhibit held at Grove City College. There were 960 students taking part from Lawrence, Mercer and Butler ...


Teachers stress the importance of art through ACWC exhibit

PERRY - Art is more than just a class students go to every so often as part of their scheduled curriculum. It offers skills that can be used throughout life.
http://www.thedailynewsonline.com/bdn05/teachers-stress-the-importance-of-art-through-acwc-exhibit-20170427




The fine price of fine art



As a studio art major, senior Kymea Staten said she constantly bought expensive hardware store tools and art paper until she decided to change majors.
http://www.theprospectordaily.com/2017/04/25/the-fine-price-of-fine-art/


Marisol Estate Is Given to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

In what the museum is describing as the largest gift of art in its history, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo is scheduled to announce Tuesday that it has been given the entire estate of Marisol, a Venezuelan-American artist who fused Pop Art ...
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/25/arts/design/marisol-estate-is-given-to-the-albright-knox-art-gallery.html




Thursday, April 27, 2017

Boy Scout Troop learns self-expression during 'Be Smart Through Art' event



HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Some very special Boy Scouts learned the importance of community through art on Saturday, April 22 at the Huntsville Museum of Art. It's part of a project called Leadership Huntsville and the goal is to help teach people how to ...


Christie's Auction House Opens Flagship LA Art Space

The arrival of venerable Christie's auction house to Los Angeles may seem like an unlikely fit; after all, the L.A. art scene is known for its informality, and local movements from Chicano mural art to 1970s "lowbrow art" have tended to emphasize the ...
http://laist.com/2017/04/24/christies_la.php




Art showcase gives Gregory-Portland students a canvas to spotlight their talent



Art pieces from all different mediums decorated the walls of a G-PISD district building, as parents and students walked through, taking time to look at each student's work of art. "There's a lot of support for athletics, but not all students are ...


Art walks in bloom across Shore

The flowers are in bloom, and so are the opportunities to enjoy art among them. Three outdoor art events are hitting the Shore in the next weeks.
http://www.app.com/story/entertainment/events/2017/04/25/art-walks-bloom-across-shore/100721616/




Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Innovation Academy art show till May 1

Essential art

“I believe fine art enhances a community's reputation and how it looks and how people perceive it from other places,” Zahrte said.




TYNGSBORO -- Students at Innovation Academy Charter School will participate in the third annual IACS Student Art Exhibition, run by the school's Art Club and featuring student work in local gallery spaces. This year's show, which opens Tuesday, April ...
http://www.lowellsun.com/news/ci_30940803/innovation-academy-art-show-till-may-1




Pop-up marketplace features goods, art made in BK

At Some Museums, the Art Is Now on the Outside

Where the museum chooses to display these powerful shows - on the facade of its Bowery building, from dusk to dawn - is a sign of a growing global trend among arts institutions that are trying to make an artistic statement while engaging visitors ...




BROOKLYN - Fashion, Art, & Design held their seasonal pop-up marketplace at the Brooklyn Historical Society Sunday. The shop featured T-shirts, silk squares, jewelry and bath & body care from creators living in Brooklyn.




Monday, April 24, 2017

Lansing Hall of Fame coach goes into art in retirement



EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - For three or four hours each day, Phil Booth unwinds in his happy place. The 15-by-20-foot box of bliss sits in the back corner of his East Lansing yard.
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/apr/23/lansing-hall-of-fame-coach-goes-into-art-in-retire/


Coachella 2017: Mirror art installation vandalized, closed to selfie-takers

Festivalgoers take their reflection selfies off the “Lamp Beside the Golden Door” art installation at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Some of the mirrors from the installation were reportedly ripped off ...
http://www.pe.com/2017/04/22/coachella-2017-mirror-art-installation-vandalized-briefly-closed-to-selfie-takers/




No statue to honor the city’s most vocal art critic

San Bernardino Art Night brings out community

Artist Marissa Valdez, 16, left paints Marina Ramirez, 19, at the Weird Makeup booth in the Carousel Mall during Art Night in San Bernardino on Friday.


No statue to honor the city's most vocal art critic

This stuff - questioning the value of public art - all started early last year with the unveiling of “Liquid Crystal,” the $1 million centerpiece at the expanded Convention Center.




Sunday, April 23, 2017

Who's the 2017 Artist of the Year 3D Visual Art? Meet Ze Zoe Zhou



But Zhou suggested that her art teacher at Crean Lutheran High, Anna Bloomfield, nominate her in 3D visual arts for this year's Artist of the Year awards.


'Fearless Girl' ignites debate about art, Wall Street and the lack of female executives

The origins of the two works of art could not be more different. “Fearless Girl” belongs to one of the largest banks in the world, Boston-based State Street, which commissioned the work last year as part of an advertising campaign.




The exhibition that has art fans in a fury: Our critic's take on MOCA's Carl Andre retrospective

Who's the 2017 Artist of the Year 2D Visual Art? Meet Celine Kim ...

2017 Artist of the Year for 2D visual arts: Celine Kim, University High School. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG).




Some have been angered by his art. Others have been enraged by the person. Emblematic of the former was the 1976 eruption of fury when London's Tate Museum put his 1966 Minimalist sculpture “Equivalent VIII” on view.




Friday, April 21, 2017

Youth's art out of this world



His most recent work, a fused broken glass piece depicting the solar system, took first place in the children's 3D category of the Mad Hatter's Tea Party art competition at Carolina Artist Gallery in Morehead City. Another watercolor pencil piece ...


'The Range is ready for art' | Local | virginiamn.com

VIRGINIA - The business community is opening its doors for the first Downtown Virginia Art Crawl.




Wisconsin native to share her art at UW-L



Starting in 1990, she taught, exhibited her art, earned tenure and chaired the art department at Lawrence University while teaching drawing, painting, printmaking and contemporary art issues. In 2000, she accepted a position directing the Women's and ...


Political events in the Bay Area: peace vigil, anti-Trump art

Anti-Trump show: The Museum of International Propaganda is hosting a pop-up art and poetry show called “Against Trumpism: The Art & Poetry of Resistance.” Bay Area and national artists and poets will present their work through April 29. The opening ...




Thursday, April 20, 2017

Nashville unveils first civil-rights focused public art with Witness Walls



A collection of fragmented concrete walls, the sculpture places visitors among the heroic people who took part in that march and in Nashville's civil rights movement.


Jason Newsted's Art to Be Displayed in New York City in May

Jason Newsted will see the debut of his first major international exhibition of his contemporary art, entitled “RAWK,” taking place next month at of Art New York at Pier 94. The former Metallica bassist will see his work go up alongside legendary rock ...




Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Boynton's art district to feature fashion shows and live music



Boynton Beach's Art District on Industrial Avenue on Sunday will be the scene of the sixth KeroWACKED Multimedia Fest. The festival includes an egg hunt, street painting, and offers a chance to visit the open studios of several artists on Industrial ...


Outstanding pictures kids made for Art Against Violence 2017. Take a minute to look.

Violence is the leading cause of death for young adults in Baltimore. As one of the many efforts under way in the city to change that, the University of Maryland's R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center Violence Prevention Program sponsors an annual art ...




Ullens Center for Contemporary Art CEO May Xue Resigns



In the midst of a year-long period of institutional turmoil at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing, May Xue, the nonprofit institution's CEO, has announced her resignation.


Exploring Art, Censorship, and Decolonization Through the Lens of Dallas

They write here about their experience with the city via their monthlong Decolonize Dallas initiative, which aims to bring culture and art to areas of Dallas that lack access to it. On April 4, we finished installing six banners at West Dallas ...




Tuesday, April 18, 2017

A vision for the Multi Arts Center

'These buildings are Gershwin': Stylish Art Deco enlivens Buffalo

There are the downtown Art Deco gems along the Court Street corridor, between City Hall and Lafayette Square. The Industrial Bank Building, the Walter J. Mahoney State Office Building and the lobby of the Hotel @ the Lafayette are some of the examples.
http://buffalonews.com/2017/04/15/stylish-art-deco-enlivens-buffalo/


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Prof. Rebecca Brienen, head of Oklahoma State University's Art, Art History and Graphic Design department and director of the School of Visual and Performing ...




Photos: Immersive Visuals and Self-Reflective Art At Coachella 2017



Coachella is officially the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival, so among bands like Radiohead and the style choices of festival attendees are a variety of large-scale art exhibits to provide immersive and tangible experiences between the bands' sets.


For a weekend, the art of queer comics takes center stage

Artist and editor Erica Friedman (second from right) from New Jersey shows writer Mary Bridgens (left), Roberta Lee (second from left), and Melissa Pacheca (right) books edited by her at the Queers & Comics Conference bookstore at the California ...
http://www.sfchronicle.com/art/article/For-a-weekend-the-art-of-queer-comics-takes-11076044.php




Monday, April 17, 2017

Art F City Goes Goth for Its Benefit Bash



Chances are you know Art F City as a blog, which started in 2005 as the art-related outlet for the honest, at times contrarian, voice of Paddy Johnson.
https://hyperallergic.com/372691/art-f-city-goes-goth-for-its-benefit-bash/


Financial troubles, staff turnover put Rochester Art Center's future in doubt

ROCHESTER - The relocation of the Rochester Art Center 13 years ago to a new $8 million home overlooking the South Fork Zumbro River seemed to signal a fresh start, with its staff busily curating a reputation that registered far beyond city boundaries.
http://www.startribune.com/financial-troubles-staff-turnover-put-rochester-art-center-s-future-in-doubt/419544983/




Sunday, April 16, 2017

Making Sure the Public Can See Public Art Still Isn’t Easy - Voice of San Diego

State-of-the-art | Local News | newburyportnews.com

BRYAN EATON/Staff photoLiz Jutras of Appliance Warehouse in Seabrook has created an art gallery in her furniture showroom. Here, she shows photographs ...


Making Sure the Public Can See Public Art Still Isn't Easy

Right now, the city requires 2 percent of the cost of city construction projects to pay for public art. So when pricey new water treatment plants are built, they include pricey new public art, too. But since water facilities are mostly closed to the ...




Saturday, April 15, 2017

Times Art Reporter Randy Kennedy Joins Hauser & Wirth as Director of Special Projects | ARTnews

Art Cologne in advanced negotiations with Berlin's abc fair

The Art Newspaper is the journal of record for the visual arts world, covering international news and events. Based in London and New York, the ...


Times Art Reporter Randy Kennedy Joins Hauser & Wirth as Director of Special Projects

There is never a dull day in the art world of 2017. This week's surprises have included Jeffrey Deitch revealing that he will open a Los Angeles gallery and Eataly proudly announcing that it will help save Leonardo's Last Supper.




'Mystery Science Theater 3000' and the Fine Art of Heckling



(Hodgson based the show's theater-silhouette look on the album-sleeve art for Elton John's “I've Seen That Movie Too,” from Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.


Hey, New York Film Lovers, Another Art House Is (Back) on the Scene

The art-house revival continues in New York this week with the return of the city's first four-screen movie theater. The Quad Cinema, which opened in Greenwich Village in 1972, has received a modern makeover from a movie-loving entrepreneur.
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/13/movies/charles-s-cohen-interview-quad-cinema.html




Friday, April 14, 2017

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Front Range Community College students to show their art at Longmont's Firehouse Art Center

A rewarding life 'Married to Art' showcased in Espi Frazier retrospective

Chicago-born artist and teacher Espi Frazier discusses some of the items in a retrospective exhibit, “Married to Art: Espi Frazier” at Gallery CA, covering work she created since moving to Baltimore 24 years ago.


Front Range Community College students to show their art at ...

Grace Gutierrez, 27, worked cheerfully to the tunes of her Grandmaster Flash-themed Pandora station Tuesday morning as she hung art by Front Range ...




Pentagon Exhibit Showcases Wounded Warriors' Therapeutic Art



WASHINGTON, April 12, 2017 - Healing arts therapy for wounded warriors can have a profound impact on those who have post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury, and it also educates the medical community on treating such signatures of ...


Art & Soul Contest Celebrates Seven Years

Art & Soul of the Magic Valley, presented by the Magic Valley Arts Council, is the largest cash prize art contest in the Northwest, according to the MVAC. Some $43,000 in prize money is awarded during the event, including a top prize of $15,000 for the ...




Thursday, April 13, 2017

A groundbreaking show to confront the gender bias in art: 'Women of Abstract Expressionism'

The Art Of Mass Effect: Andromeda

Some of those whose art is being shown, like Senior Concept Artist Ben Lo, have had their work featured on Kotaku before. And while this isn't every piece ever done for the game, it's a wide range of material that should give you a great insight into ...
http://kotaku.com/the-art-of-mass-effect-andromeda-1794160906




Art museums in Los Angeles currently overflow with first-rate exhibitions. An unusually strong array of well-organized solo and thematic shows covering a variety of art has made the first months of 2017 a standout season. Still, it's not enough ...




Wednesday, April 12, 2017

For Matisse, creating art is the family legacy

Orlando's West Art District might be forced to cover up its murals

The art district is apparently in violation of section 30A.36(D) in the Code of the City of Orlando, which lays out maintenance standards for businesses in Orlando.




His grandfather was famed French artist Henri Matisse, who changed the course of modern art. His father, Pierre, was acclaimed as a fine-art dealer and gallery owner for decades in New York. And two of his seven children -- painter Sophie and potter ...
http://www.sentinelandenterprise.com/news/ci_30911918/matisse-creating-art-is-family-legacy




Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Bloomberg funded 'Breathing Lights' art project assessed



Many questions were asked and answered at the "Breathing Lights" wrap-up held Friday at Proctors, as project participants and community leaders batted around ideas in a post-mortem "policy summit" assessing the two-month public art installation that ...


Art cars take over downtown Houston for 30th annual parade | khou ...

An estimated 300000 people packed the downtown Houston sidewalks to watch more than 250 mobile masterpieces roll by.




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