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Visual Arts

Visual Arts

Brainerd DispatchBrainerd Dispatch - Jul 19, 2018
BAXTER. Chameleon Café. 18196 Highway 371. Crosby artist Nora Novotny's work is on display at the Baxter cafe and the Holy Yoga studio in Crosby. BRAINERD. Brainerd Public Library. 416 S. Fifth St. Brainerd lakes area artist John Wgeishofski's ...  

Applied Art

ARTS NEWS: Next Chapter awards launched, Firefly festival returns, return of The Tumbling Lassie, craft in Shetland

HeraldScotlandHeraldScotland - Jul 18, 2018
It features work from five of Shetland's designers and makers; including the launch of new contemporary textile collections from Morwenna Garrick and Margaret Hamilton, jewellery and fine applied art pieces from Helen Robertson, Shetland themed ...  

Commercial Art

Detroit Art Week invites world to Motor City

The Detroit NewsThe Detroit News - Jul 17, 2018
"Work being made here isn't coming from the pressure of making rent, or the larger demands of the commercial art market," Olu said. "In Detroit, there's room to breathe." And that makes a difference. mhodges@detroitnews.com. (313) 222-6021. Twitter: @ ...  

Fine Art

Qbits for Cubists: Robots Made These Incredible Works of Fine Art

FuturismFuturism - Jul 13, 2018
Hold still while Vincent van Bot paints your portrait. That's right, sophisticated robots can now create works of art comparable to the old masters. The RobotArt gallery has amassed an impressive collection to show what the world's most creative ...  

Decorative Arts

Ringwood Aqs & Decorative Arts Market

Daily EchoDaily Echo - Jul 14, 2018
Sorry for the intrusion. Please be aware we use cookies and similar technologies to help our site work, to understand how it is used, and to personalise content and advertising. It helps us continue to provide access to our content for free. By ...  

Performing Arts

Performing arts program helps vets heal

Oneonta Daily StarOneonta Daily Star - Jul 20, 2018
Allison CollinsHarris, 50, goes through a scene from 'Othello' while fellow vets and 'War, Words, Dance' workshop participants watch. Performing arts program helps vets heal. Allison CollinsFrom left, Feast of Crispian facilitator Bill Watson coaches ...  

Graffiti Art

EXCLUSIVE: Graffiti park's move to Carson Creek Ranch moved to 2019

MyStatesman.comMyStatesman.com - Jul 16, 2018
The new graffiti art park at Carson Creek Ranch is expected to open in spring 2019. Austinites and tourists will now have more time to visit the graffiti art park HOPE Outdoor Gallery in its downtown location. The private park, which was expected to ...  

Street Art

Mac Blackout brings street art with a flair to Uncle Art Gallery

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Jul 13, 2018
The work boasts whimsical imagery, painted in a crazy, clashing palette by an artist whose creations make his roots in street art clear. If you're drawn to that kind of bright, whimsical art, McKenzie's (whose artist alias is Mac Blackout) one night ...  

Oil Painting

Latest OnePlus 5 and 5T Open Beta brings “oil painting” fix, Google Lens mode

Android Authority (blog)Android Authority (blog) - Jul 17, 2018
While the latest Open Beta firmware doesn't have a huge amount of exciting new features, OnePlus 5 and 5T users will be glad to hear that it includes fixes for what many have dubbed the “oil painting effect” that adds a washed, softer look to photos ...  

Watercolour Painting

Maiden watercolour workshop in capital

The Telegraph IndiaThe Telegraph India - Jul 17, 2018
Local artist Praveen Karmakar, who specialises in watercolour painting and has attended several international workshops as well, said, "Such an exclusive watercolour printing workshop has never been held in Ranchi before. Such workshops will hopefully ...  

Pencil Drawing

'You've given me more hair'

Independent.ieIndependent.ie - Jul 14, 2018
Chloe Mullins (19) was among the crowd of well-wishers who met the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on their visit to Ireland this week, and caught their eye with her stunning pencil drawing. As they shook hands with the crowd, they noticed Chloe's drawing ...  

Writing Poems

Art of Aging: 102-year-old woman shares poetry with others

6abc.com6abc.com - Jul 19, 2018
These beautiful pastels came out of that art class and when she moved to Paul's Run retirement community in Northeast Philadelphia. She started writing poems and sharing them with her neighbors. "They are so happy for me to say my poetry. They really ...  

Early Christian Art

Book review: Roman burial art reveals forgotten women of Christianity

National Catholic ReporterNational Catholic Reporter - Jul 11, 2018
Schenk then provides a helpful primer into interpreting early Christian art (Chapter 3) before focusing on the portrayal of women in frescoes and inscriptions (Chapter 4). One of the values of working with inscriptions and funerary art is the discovery ...  

Byzantine Art

The Divergence of Art and Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum

HyperallergicHyperallergic - Jul 14, 2018
Heavenly Bodies at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Fifth Avenue, New York: gallery view, Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries for Byzantine Art (image: © The Metropolitan Museum of Art). This is the most challenging recent Met exhibition I have had the ...  

Celtic Art

Hidden Creek Mercantile to host Celtic, art events

Charleston Gazette-MailCharleston Gazette-Mail - Mar 7, 2018
Hidden Creek Mercantile at 2803 Main St. in Hurricane is hosting a variety of upcoming, Irish-themed activities in conjunction with St. Patrick's Day and the Tastes and Talents Month activities going on in March throughout Putnam County. 'More Than Words'.  

Romanesque Art

10 Reasons to Make Catalonia Your Next Travel Destination

SmithsonianSmithsonian - Jun 15, 2018
Spanning 360 miles along the Mediterranean coast, Catalonia is home to Romanesque art, medieval mountain monasteries, Art Nouveau masterpieces and Roman ruins. Its cuisine is as varied as its landscape, and traditions run deep. One day you could be ...  

Gothic Art

TASTE OF THE TOUR: A potpourri of poultry to reach Chartres

Tampabay.comTampabay.com - Jul 12, 2018
CULTURE: Chartres Cathedral "marks the high point of French Gothic art," according to UNESCO's World Heritage site . VIN DU JOUR: Jasnieres. This aromatic white wine is produced in the Sarthe department midway through the stage. Pairs well with fish ...  


How World Cup Photographs Are Creating 'Accidental Renaissance' Artwork
TIME - Jul 11, 2018

Some of their results have resembled images from “Accidental Renaissance,” a Reddit forum where users share pictures that evoke the composition, lighting and other hallmarks of Renaissance artworks. An outstretched Cristiano Ronaldo reminiscent of the ...  

Italian Renaissance

The Blossoming of Imagination: Italian Renaissance Drawing

The Epoch TimesThe Epoch Times - Jun 20, 2018
But also, paradoxically, an interest in the sacred blossomed to full flower. Led by the reverence for the Hellenic culture and classical studies, the Italian Renaissance saw the flourishing of self-exploration in the arts and aesthetics along with the ...  

Renaissance Classicism

What's behind Modigliani's Trademark Portrait Style?

ArtsyArtsy - Aug 29, 2017
... where he came across the non-Western heads we see the influence of in his sculptures from around 1909 to 1914—busts that merge elements of North African, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Island art with Cycladic art and Renaissance Classicism. Amedeo ...  

Early Netherlandish Painting

The Masters of Dutch Golden Age Painting

Arts and Collections InternationalArts and Collections International - Mar 6, 2018
In fact, most of the work demonstrates the attributes of realism—especially in the depiction of light and shadow—which it inherited from Early Netherlandish painting. Art during this time was not the domain of the rich: even the poor could find the ...  


Rococo Ice Cream opens test kitchen in Wells

Seacoastonline.comSeacoastonline.com - Jul 19, 2018
WELLS — The Rococo Ice Cream shops in Kennebunkport and Ogunquit have been popular destinations for locals and visitors who line up all summer long to enjoy the variety of creative, artisanal ice cream flavors the business is known for. Now ice cream ...  


Cross-Talk #6: Konstantinos Chatzaras on East vs West

ArchinectArchinect - Jul 13, 2018
France and specifically the Ecole des Beaux Artes in Paris, with the leadership of Henri Labrouste, developed a disdain for the French Neoclassicism that lead to the creation of a truly national architecture that would govern the nation's monuments and ...  

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