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ART SHOWS Call for artists: Members of the Colombian Artists Association are calling for artists 18 and older to submit work for the 44th Annual Spring Art Show to be held March 22 at the Cowlitz County Historical Museum, 405 Allen St., Kelso. Artists are welcome from Cowlitz, Clark, Wahkiakum, Lewis, and Pacific counties in […]

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The Simps’ ‘Tesla’ Video Is A Cheerful Ride Down memory lane

Your songs and videos are full of cultural references, but you don’t just make meme music. When you were making this album and the accompanying visuals, did you have any conversations about finding a balance between hyper-referentiality and original substance? zzzahara: I think our videos are very 90s and a mixture of material that we […]

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Student Pet Paintings Encourage Animal Adoption in Connecticut

Kris Wetmore, visual arts teacher at Cooperative Arts & Humanities High School, was inspired by a project to find homes for cats and dogs. NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Have you ever looked at your dog or cat and felt like they were looking straight into your soul? A group of art students from a magnet […]

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FSVAA is looking for student artists for High School Art Show – The Vacaville Reporter

Whether taking introductory or advanced art courses, high school students have likely created at least one piece of which they are very proud. Again, they will have a place to showcase their work. The Fairfield-Suisun City Visual Arts Association (FSVAA) invites all Solano County high school students to submit their work to the Downtown Solano […]

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Robert Shields joins the Hart of Arizona Art Gallery in Old Town Cottonwood

Robert Shields (courtesy photo) World-renowned artist and actor Robert Shields, a resident of Clarkdale, recently joined the Hart of Arizona Art Gallery in Old Town Cottonwood. Gallery owner Viki Norris will host a meet and greet with Shields and other local artists at the gallery on Friday, February 18 from 4-6 p.m. While Shields emerged […]

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Clay-Chalkville Grade 10 Student Wins Youth Art Month Flag Design Contest

By Hannah Curran, Editor-in-Chief CLAY – A Grade 10 student from Clay-Chalkville High School (CCHS) has won the high school division’s Youth Art Month flag design contest. Akyra Tuck’s winning entry “Colorful World”. Akyra Tuck was one of four winners of the Youth Art Month flag design contest. The deadline to submit works was December […]

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Jordan Peterson’s speech at the Tobin Center in San Antonio was short on controversy, long on subtext | San Antonio News | San Antonio

Wikimedia Commons/Gage Skidmore Jordan Peterson comes alive during a speech in 2018. After attending clinical psychologist Jordan Peterson’s controversial lecture at the Tobin Center on Thursday night, and in keeping with the recent spirit of public mea culpas, I […]

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Killer return: The big star’s Hollywood thriller is back

The success of ‘Knives Out’ and ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ led to a resurgence of the relentless murder mystery By Guy Lodge / The Guardian Surprise isn’t much of a factor in Death on the Nile, Kenneth Branagh’s flashy and brilliant second adaptation of an Agatha Christie chestnut. As with its predecessor, 2017 is […]

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The Smithsonian curator has roots in the Dayton area

Luckily for us, the museum’s acting chief curator of visual arts has local connections. Tulzia Fleming graduated in 1990 from Yellow Springs High School whose first full-time job was at the Dayton Art Institute as Associate Curator of American Art. At DAI, she curated two of our museum’s popular exhibits: “Louis Comfort Tiffany’s Glass” and […]

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10TH ANNUAL HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BAND SHOWCASE RETURNS TO STEELSTACKS CAMPUS | The Valley Register

ArtsQuest will host this competition in February with 21 local and regional groups BETHLEHEM, Pa.— ArtsQuest is proud to announce the return of the 10and Annual SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase presented by King, Spry, Herman, Freund & Faul, LLC with broadcast partner Service Electric. ArtsQuest, in partnership with the University of Moravia, will […]

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The Henry W. Longfellow Career Exploration Academy offers pathways to the future

It’s all in the name of the Henry W. Longfellow Career Exploration Academy, which principal Mr. Scott Tatum describes as “an accelerated academic program for students in grades six through eight trying to figure out what they want to do in their next career. – as a high school student. “We give them the opportunity […]

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Opening of the exhibition “Sons: Seeing the Modern African American Male” at the Flint Institute of Arts

Posted on January 23, 2022 By Tom Travis Aiming to go beyond a photographic study, photographer Jerry Taliaferro hopes his exhibit will help the community explore “perceptions and biases” toward black men. Presented at the opening, this photograph welcomes customers to the exhibition. (Photo by Tom Travis) “Recent events underscore the urgent need for conversations […]

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Acclaimed Essex County artist dies: Donald Richard Kramer

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ – Donald Richard Kramer, a renowned artist and illustrator born in Newark, lived in Nutley and had deep ties to Essex County, died Friday at the age of 83. “Mr. Kramer was born on April 1, 1938 in Newark to Donald and Pearl. From an early age, Dick had a vocation for […]

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Students invited to participate in the Crane competition

High school students in Routt and Moffat counties are invited to submit original writing or artwork for the Colorado Crane Conservation Coalition’s Creative Art Fellowship competition. The top three winners will receive a scholarship to pursue graduate studies. Exhibits must accurately reflect the characteristics, behavior and habitat of Rocky Mountain sandhill cranes, and CCCC will […]

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BHS Students Sell Handmade Goods At The Academy Of Arts And Humanities Craft Fair – Berkeley High Jacket

Characteristics Student vendors showcase various wares at the AHA Craft Fair on December 9-10. SAYLOR COLE The Academy of Arts and Humanities (AHA) at Berkeley High School (BHS) hosted a craft fair over lunch on December 9-10. The craft fair replaces the AHA’s annual art exhibition at the Kala Art Institute, which was halted due […]

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First Night Morris at 30: three platforms, a pandemic

Think your life is complicated? Try to coordinate a New Years Eve extravaganza with over 50 performances at 13 in-person venues, many livestreams, plus live and on-demand screenings of more than 40 films… while a pandemic regains its strength, hour by hour, like an angry cyclone. “Every year has its challenges,” said Morris first night […]

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Death of Wayne Thiebaud: the Californian painter was 101 years old

Wayne Thiebaud is deceased. He was 101 years old. A UC Davis faculty teacher for more than 40 years, Thiebaud died at his home in Sacramento on Saturday. His death was confirmed on Instagram by his Acquavella gallery. “It is with great sadness that we celebrate the passing of a truly remarkable man, Wayne Thiebaud,” […]

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Carolyn Cooper | Vybz Kartel fi national hero | Remark

CHAKA-CHAKA SPELLING Inna mi column last week, mi seh wi should follow a Barbados and mek Louise Bennett a national hero of Bob Marley as Rihanna. Check out the post from ‘Marcus Garvey II’ on Gleaner’s website: ‘I’m pretty sure Dr. Cooper wouldn’t object to Kartel being named a hero. Pon but, I never draw […]