Visual arts

Art and music mark Gallery Crawl’s return to Pittsburgh’s cultural district

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s annual Winter Gallery Tour returns January 28 to the Cultural District, with more than 20 free events from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. The 14 crawl stops include Trust galleries and other outdoor and indoor venues and public art venues. “We have some very exciting events planned as we welcome people […]

Popular culture

The cult-classic movie that almost starred a young Tobey Maguire

It’s true – a powerful trip on hallucinogens is what would have put Maguire out of the running for “Empire Records”. While that phrase certainly sounds outrageous, it was actually the product of a cold, laid-back environment and open communication between the cast and director Allan Moyle on location in Wilmington. “While the set was […]

Commercial art gallery

In memory of Louis Maqhubela, pioneering and enigmatic South African painter

The pioneering South African artist Louis Khehla Maqhubela died on November 6, 2021 at St Thomas’ Hospital in London, UK, a few days after the death of his wife Tana Maqhubela. He leaves behind an important and emblematic legacy. He created a bridge for the urban and black “township artists” of South Africa of the […]

Postmodernism

Best Times actors have starred in movies

There’s nothing fans love more than seeing their favorite actors being able to poke fun at themselves; it’s part of the appeal of watching people host Saturday Night Live, after all. The postmodern, self-referential irony of playing oneself in a performance shows the audience that the actor is a real person and capable of joking; […]

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New nasal spray effective against all variants – NewsGram

The nasal spray contains a chemical that can inactivate the coronavirus spike protein, which was produced by researchers at the University of Helsinki in Finland. The new molecule TriSb92 has been shown to protect against coronavirus infection for at least eight hours in cell cultures and animal tests, even under high risk exposure circumstances. Unlike […]

Visual arts

M & D’s ‘Daughter’ to Showcase Virginia Moore’s Art | visual arts

CONWAY – M&D Playhouse, located in the historic Eastern Slope Inn Playhouse in North Conway Village, opens its 2022 season with the production of Megan Mostyn-Brown’s “Girl,” a play about what it means to be a girl these days and l age and mature themes that are so relevant in today’s culture. The dialogue deals […]

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4 events happening in the Burlington County area this week

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ – Here is a list of upcoming events in the Burlington County area, courtesy of our friends at Visit South Jersey, the official destination marketing organization for Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Salem counties, and the Outer Coast Plain wine region in southern Jersey. Photography 41 will be holding its 41st Annual Jury […]

Postmodernism

BMW’s Color-Changing Car ‘Criminals Will Love’ Says Commentator

In this week’s commentary update, readers debate BMW’s updated iX electric SUV and discuss other important stories. The BMW car brand has unveiled a version of its iX SUV that can change color from black to white to suit the mood of the driver. Unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show, the concept car is wrapped […]

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“Oystering” is the new dating trend for which we are here

If you are wondering “what does eff mean” Oystering “? »Support us, you are about to discover … It’s a new year (which we probably know won’t be new to you), and even though it’s only 10 days away, we’ve already seen several new dating terms appear. The concept of “pink flags” for one (although […]

Visual arts

Kimbell to Explore Controversial “Slave Ship” Painting by JMW Turner at Online Conference

On January 14, the Kimbell Art Museum will premiere an online lecture by two world experts from the 19th century, exploring one of the most important paintings of the Romantic period. At first glance, JMW Turner’s best-known work seems to be another dramatic example of a romantic maritime painting: It is only on closer inspection […]