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Sharjah set to take center stage at Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2022

For four days, Sharjah will celebrate the intellectual and cultural richness of the Emirati and Arab worlds in the heart of Bologna. Under the supervision of the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), the emirate is organizing a series of events, workshops, art and heritage exhibitions that reflect its advancements in the children’s book sector. Previously, Sharjah […]

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Art in the field – AMI Sun

Shoppers stop by to check out local arts and crafts at the Invitational Fine Art and Craft Show at Holmes Beach. -Jason Schaffer | Sun HOLMES BEACH – Arts and crafts enthusiasts flocked to City Field over the weekend for the annual invitational Fine Arts and Crafts Show, which featured everything […]

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March Gallery Walk offers Hot Seats in Hot Springs

Tonight’s March Gallery Walk will feature the unveiling of Hot Seats in Hot Springs. The Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance has commissioned the creation of 15 one-of-a-kind works of art in support of its mission to celebrate, champion and promote arts and culture in the Hot Springs area, according to a message on his Facebook […]

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Downtown Canton Gallery Reborn as Patina Arts Center with Exhibit

TOWNSHIP – Alaska Thompson talks happily about art. His voice is bubbly and enthusiastic. Even during a phone conversation, it’s easy to imagine the Cantonese artist gesturing with his hands and smiling endlessly. But when the conversation shifted to the pandemic and its effects on the arts scene, her voice momentarily lowered before regaining its […]

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Making Pashmina Popular Again – The Shillong Times

By Dilshad Noor The Kashmiri Pashmina rug is famous all over the world. But the Kashmiri people have now left behind this centuries-old ancestral work. Changing market trends and the situation created by the pandemic have hit the craft industry hard. In such a situation, some young people are now working to get this industry […]

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Oil on canvas portrait of a young Martin Van Buren by Thomas Sully will be in Nye & Co.’s Jan ….

One of the earliest known paintings by Martin Van Buren, by Thomas Sully (1783-1872), oil on canvas, initialed and dated 1810, depicting a young Van Buren in a striking mid-length pose. Nye & Company Auctioneers BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The two-day online auction of chic and antique estate treasures from Nye & Company Auctioneers, scheduled for […]

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Visva-Bharati: protesting students set up a craft stand

In dharna against the vice-chancellor, they aim to raise funds for the unrest Snehamoy Chakraborty | Bolpur (Birbhum) | Posted on 12/26/21, 2:17 AM About fifty students from Visva-Bharati who opposed the university authorities and Vice-Chancellor Bidyut Chakrabarty for allegedly securing the campus set up a craft stand at the “alternative” Pous Mela in an […]

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Podcast: Chinese Evangelist for the Power of Art Therapy

Courtesy of Shi Yunyuan A work of art made by clients of Shi Yunyuan. A graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with a master’s degree in art therapy and counseling, Shi now teaches art therapy at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing. Learning calligraphy from an early age, Shi […]

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The hidden gems of Eureka

I walk through the Clear Spring School campus in Eureka Springs as nationally renowned carpenter Doug Stowe tells me how much he has enjoyed teaching here for the past 20 years. Stowe created the Wisdom of the Hands program at this private school. Over the decades he has become an expert in a Finnish system […]

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artist Mohammed Kazem reflects on the rapid rise of the country’s art scene

Mohammed Kazem is perhaps one of the best witnesses of the country’s art history. He is one of them. Considered one of the “five,” a group of artists who led conceptual art in the Emirates in the 1980s and 1990s, he not only supported a multifaceted practice for decades, but was also active in the […]

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Art exhibit offers unique insight into Del Mar Mesa, the history of Carmel Valley

The late Del Mar Mesa artist Annette Paquet once said: “A painting to me is like a poem without words. More than poetry, her work represents a visual history of Del Mar Mesa and Carmel Valley as it once was. Paquet was a watercolor artist who had lived on a hilltop in Del Mar Mesa […]

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indigenous artist participates in Dubai Art Expo | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo submitted Monte Yellow Bird Sr., second from left, is shown with his painting, “The Journey, A Gathering of Nation”, and other dignitaries at the Dubai Art Expo 2021. Yellow Bird was the only artist in the United States selected to participate in the event. On the opening night of November 5 of an extraordinary […]

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CURTAIN CALL: GC Holiday Concert, Lockerly in Lights This Week | Opinion

“Have a merry Christmas. Have a merry Christmas. I’m going to hibernate all Christmas, so I take this opportunity to say … “ Well, it’s not exactly Christmas yet, but there are definitely some upcoming events that have a Christmas theme. Two events that I previewed in my last two columns are taking place this […]