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Performing and visual arts events worth seeking out in Philadelphia ...

WPVI-TVWPVI-TV - Nov 28, 2018
We've rounded up four artsy events around Philadelphia this week that will scratch your cultural itch, from a curator-led tour to a holiday market.  

Applied Art


Qatar's first light festival promises to wow residents

The Peninsula QatarThe Peninsula Qatar - Nov 27, 2018
To be held from 6 pm to 11:30 pm, light art is an applied art form in which light is the main medium of expression. Installation of internationally acclaimed artist and co-founder of Ocubo, which specialises in light video mapping projection, Nuno Maya ...  

Commercial Art


Fine Art


Decorative Arts


Auction Preview: Fine & Decorative Arts

BLOUIN ARTINFOBLOUIN ARTINFO - Dec 4, 2018
What: Fine & Decorative Arts - Day 1. Where: Dan Morphy Auctions; 2000 N Reading Road, Denver, PA 17517, United States. When: December 5; 02.00 pm GMT. Top lots of the sale: - Exceptional 1969 Rolex Cosmograph Daytona "Paul Newman" ...  

Performing Arts


Kauffman​​​​​​​ Center for the Performing Arts adds metal detectors ahead of holiday season

KSHBKSHB - Dec 1, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Ever since opening its doors in 2011, the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, much like music, has constantly evolved. The performing arts center in downtown Kansas City has always banned weapons in the building, and it later ...  

Graffiti Art


Street Art


Street art across Australia that's really worth hitting the road for

ABC NewsABC News - Dec 1, 2018
From laneways drenched in graffiti to an ever-expanding silo trail breathing life into country towns, Australia has an eclectic mix of street art bound to compel even the firmest non-believers in the power of paint. Here are some of our most iconic ...  

Oil Painting


Watercolour Painting


Pencil Drawing


Writing Poems


Early Christian Art


Does This 1500-Year-Old Painting Show What Jesus Looked Like?

HistoryHistory - Nov 15, 2018
Though Christianity was born in the Holy Land, very little early Christian art survives there from this particular period. Beginning in the eighth century A.D., during the so-called “Iconoclastic Controversy,” many Christians in the Byzantine Empire ...  

Byzantine Art


Celtic Art


Romanesque Art


Gothic Art


Renaissance


Italian Renaissance


Andrew Graham-Dixon: In Praise of the Italian Renaissance

Vanity FairVanity Fair - Nov 17, 2018
Donatello or Dürer? Botticelli or Bosch? Pick a side, fast—as two of the art world's most eloquent advocates put their case for rival Renaissances. Andrew Graham-Dixon steps up for the proponents of Italian style; meanwhile, Waldemar Januszczak ...  

Renaissance Classicism


Early Netherlandish Painting


Dick Wolf Drops Hints About Bellosguardo's Future

Santa Barbara IndependentSanta Barbara Independent - Nov 21, 2018
It hosts regular exhibitions, including the current showcase of two masterpieces of early Netherlandish painting. In a coincidental connection to California's Central Coast, both works feature St. Barbara. Wolf said he hopes Bellosguardo will achieve ...  

Rococo


Neoclassicism


The Discourse of Neoclassicism

The UCSB CurrentThe UCSB Current - May 11, 2018
Franko, a world-renowned performance theorist, will speak on “Serge Lifar and the Interwar Dance Discourses of Neoclassicism (1930-1939).” His talk is set for Monday, May 14, at 4 p.m. in the studio theater in the Humanities and Social Sciences Building.  

 
 
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