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Passing on the torch of art appreciation through “Pushing the Boundaries”

“They 3 Body Guards”, wall hanging in oil and welded steel by Kim Thoman “Oh mom. Please! Not another ‘educational opportunity’. My then 11-year-old daughter’s words were sweet. Barely audible. And I ignored them. In we went to see an art exhibition that I had planned to examine for the newspaper. After a 60 minute […]

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Appreciation of art: A mother-son duo at VALISE

In August, VALISE will bring together a powerful mother-son duo for the “Air & Water” exhibition. Oil painter Hita von Mende and visual poet Jesse Johnson are exhibiting together for the first time. In highly contrasting styles, they both explore the ever-changing landscapes and seascapes of the Pacific Northwest. Von Mende arrived on the island […]

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Traveling exhibit brings new concept of art appreciation to Springfield museums

A traveling art exhibit has been established in western Massachusetts that uses 21st The technology of the century to showcase the 19 most famous in the worlde Painter of the century. During the ‘Van Gogh for All’ exhibition at the Springfield Museums D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, visitors can stand in front of a blue […]

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Art Appreciation: Webster Arts Fair Can Serve as a Crash Course | Arts and theater

One of Jeane Vogel’s pet peeves is when people complain that a work of art is too expensive. | Usually, she says, this stems from a lack of understanding of the process and products that go into creating a painting, sculpture or cabinetwork. “We don’t have a lot of arts education anymore about how art […]

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Visit the Barnes Foundation of Philadelphia to relearn how to appreciate art

Albert C. Barnes’ collection of paintings began in 1912, purely as a hobby. He had no education or training in art history Mathur paul | Posted on 05/18/19, 12:29 PM Creation Barnes is home to an unforgettable collection of early Impressionist, Post-Impressionist and Modernist paintings. It was created by one man, a self-made man, born […]

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RoGallery National Fine Arts Appreciation Day October 25

LONG ISLAND CITY, NY, Oct. 17, 2018 / PRNewswire / – RoGallery.com Announces Launch of National Fine Arts Appreciation Day, to be celebrated on that of Pablo Picasso birthday of 25 october. RoGallery will offer free shipping on all artwork sold to commemorate the day. This day was created to give everyone a day to […]

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The Onondaga Art Guild fosters a welcoming atmosphere for the appreciation of art

Watercolor. Oil. Acrylic. Sculptures. For art lovers in Syracuse, or for anyone who is generally curious, the Onondaga Art Guild exhibit and sale of artwork is a place to explore local creativity. Visitors can expect a range of works of art created by members of the Onondaga Art Guild, a group of artists who meet […]

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Macomb County Launches Art Appreciation Card

Artist John Sauve stands in front of his sculpture, Selbsterkenntnis, in downtown Mount Clemens on August 28. Photo by Deb Jacques Visitors to the digital map can also submit artwork on display in the county. Photo by Deb Jacques MACOMB COUNTY – Want to find out where all the local art can be found? Macomb […]

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Appreciation of art, Narendra Modi style

Between mocking the Congress Party for its various acts of omission and commission – no matter if it confuses its facts – and invoking the patriotism of dogs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi found time during his campaign in Karnataka to distinguish a young artist to congratulate him. Karan Acharya created the popular image of “Angry […]

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Burlington Mural Tour: Art Appreciation – Free! — in the Queen City | Visual Arts | Seven days

Click to enlarge Burlington is a city full of art, artists and an abundance of murals. If you’re like our family, you’re always looking for fun, inexpensive weekend activities. Why not choose a B-town neighborhood and explore some impressive street art on foot? On a Saturday in March, we came up with an […]

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Memories of Art Appreciation – in a Flash – at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Art and architecture critic June 2, 2017 Jacques-Louis David. “The Death of Socrates”, 1787. (Collection Catherine Lorillard Wolfe / The Metropolitan Museum of Art) It was a summer city tour, when I was in my first year in college and hadn’t spent much time in art museums yet. I went with a group of friends, […]

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When big data meets the appreciation of art

The result is “Suns Explorer”, a digital project that analyzes the colors of works of art by presenting them in sets of concentric circles. Featured in the museum’s Lightbox gallery from April 18, “Suns Explorer” serves to spark the imagination and engage visitors in conversations, Steward said. The hope is that after seeing it, visitors […]

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An Introduction to Appreciating the Art of Jonathan Jones | Guardian masterclasses

Art. It’s all around us, in the news and on the cultural agenda, but when you go to a gallery, do you really enjoy the latest supposedly important exhibition or does it overwhelm you? Everyone sometimes has this experience. I know I do, and looking at art is my passion as well as my job. […]

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EETimes – Art Appreciation for Engineers

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> Although artists and scientists may view nature and the physical world in different ways, there are many parallels between how they interpret key ideas relating to time and space. In his recent blog titled “Who Said Engineers Can’t Think,” Martin Rowe lamented the appalling attitude […]