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‘Brilliant and ever-evolving’: readers’ favorite street art in Europe | Street art

Winning Trip: Artistic summits, Esch, Luxembourg The European Capital of Culture 2022 Esch-sur-Alzette (or simply Esch) is full of beautiful urban art. Some refer to the city’s industrial past, others to its modern cultural development and local heroes. Many of them are as tall as the buildings on which they appear, which creates a spectacular […]

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Art review: “Enchiridion” by sidony o’neal

Installation view of “ENCHIRIDION: driveway, spline, station” at PICA. Image by Evan LaLonde, courtesy of the artist Otherwise for the grand entrance to the sidony o’neal exhibition “ENCHIRIDION: alley, spline, station” (“E: ASR”), I don’t know where to start this story. And even though I’ve decided to start with the physical threshold, a giant hallway, […]

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The Best Way to Create AI-Generated Digital Art for Free

Image: Brendan Hesse / Midjourney The internet is collectively obsessed with art-generating AIs lately, and one of the newer tools is Midjourney. And while the full version requires a monthly subscription, Midjourney is free for up to 25 images, and you can browse and download images created by other users even if you never sign […]

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Leading in an (art)ificial world. | by Wojtek Materka | Love and learn | August 2022

Sometimes it’s hard to find the words when we encounter something new and unfamiliar. It takes work to name an experience if it doesn’t match what we’ve seen before. If we run out of past words or patterns to associate with, we may actually ignore what we see. Like the islanders who did not design […]

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Decoys, Sports Art and Commercial Figures Combine to Surpass $3 Million for Guyette & Deeter

The most expensive lure in the sale, selling for $252,000, was this brant made by Nathan Cobb Jr. It is shown in a swimming pose and has an entry neck and split tail. Review by Rick Russack, Photos courtesy of Guyette & Deeter ST MICHAELS, MD. – The Guyette & Deeter sale on July 29-30 […]

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Hyundai Card Opens Art Library Full of Contemporary Art Books in Itaewon

The interior of the Hyundai Card Art Library in Itaewon, central Seoul. [HYUNDAI CARD] A library dedicated to art lovers has opened in Itaewon, central Seoul. Neatly stacked on its shelves are original art book publications – a significant amount of which are quite rare. Hyundai Card opened the Art Library, the fifth in its […]

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retrospective The journey of art – I | Bis

Dutch author Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer in her novel Grand Hotel Europa jokes about his art historian partner unpacking his belongings after they moved to a new apartment; “Art history degrees come with a lot of baggage!” Another movement that required a lot of baggage, was associated with the bloody migration made 75 years ago – […]

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Saturnalia is an indie survival horror with an art style you need to see

Saturnalia is an upcoming indie survival horror with one of the most interesting visual styles I’ve seen in the genre in a minute. Developed by Italian studio Santa Ragione, Saturnalia is heavily influenced by the folklore of Sardinia, Italy, and inspired by Giallo’s Italian horror films (usually more horrific mystery thrillers). In it, you control […]

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‘Red Handed’ artwork wins $20,000 National Contemporary Art Prize

Saturday, August 6, 2022, 5:37 a.m.Press release: Hamilton City Council August 05 Multimedia artist Emma Hercus has won the prestigious $20,000 National Contemporary Art Prize for a “majestically layered” assemblage work titled red hand. The winning work was selected by Reuben Paterson, one of the nation’s top contemporary artists, and judge for the 2022 National […]

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Local galleries show a range of work in August

Is the summer heat getting you down? A good way to escape it and reassure yourself is to visit an air-conditioned gallery and immerse yourself in the art. Here’s a look at what some select local galleries are showing in August. William Baczek Fine ArtsNorthampton – Works by more than 15 artists are on display […]

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Exhibition on the hugely influential artist Barkley L. Hendricks

Hendricks revolutionized contemporary portraiture with his vivid depictions of black subjects derived from photographs of models or hired characters he encountered on the street. From the late 1960s his work inspired and challenged the traditions of European art, and the Frick collection – with its iconic portraits of Rembrandt, Bronzino, Van Dyck and others – […]

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Padma Subrahmanyam’s unified vision of art

Padma Subrahmanyam explains how his distinct style of Bharata Nrityam is influenced by Sadir, regional forms, languages, history, architecture and, of course, the Natya Shastra Padma Subrahmanyam explains how his distinct style of Bharata Nrityam is influenced by Sadir, regional forms, languages, history, architecture and, of course, the Natya Shastra In the clamor of divisive […]

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Brennen Cabrera: the grit and grime of art

by Brennen Cabrera the art is fluid, changing and explores their interest in what is raw, textured, dirty and destructive. It analyzes life at its most basic and atomic level. They don’t create without the audience in mind, but much of the work explores issues that are personal to them. The audience has an experience […]

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The Khasi Visual Arts Tradition -4

In music, the air of excessive sound with excitement will provide temporary pleasure and thrill; even lyrics with extreme glorification of self or a section of people in terms of gender, social status or social importance of a particular community will allow the listener to feel subjective emotions and sometimes prejudice towards others. The only […]

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Hong Kong Baptist University at the Forefront of Human-AI Symbiotic Art Creation with Innovative Performances

HONG KONG SAR –News Direct– Hong Kong Baptist University HONG KONG SAR – Media outreach – August 2, 2022 – A pioneering and daring attempt to apply artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to the performing arts has been spearheaded by Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) in a public concert that s is held on July 14 […]

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Hong Kong Baptist University at the Forefront of Human-AI Symbiotic Art Creation with Innovative Performances | Taiwan News

HONG KONG SAR – Media outreach – August 2, 2022 – A pioneering and daring attempt to apply artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to the performing arts has been spearheaded by Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) in a public concert that s is held on July 14 in Hong Kong. The HKBU Symphony Orchestra and an […]

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Summer of Art – Daily Cardinal Music and Media Recommendations

Broncos – Album Orville Peck By Hope Karnopp I used to tell people that country was the only kind of music I didn’t listen to, but that’s not true anymore since I started listening to Orville Peck Broncos. I was captivated by Peck’s performance at the Pabst Theater in June, where I picked up a […]