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Rooted in art: the exhibition “Dos Arbolitos” paints a picture of friendship and nature

Arturo Tello (left) and John Wullbrandt celebrate decades of friendship and painting in the two-person show, Dos Arbolitos If a picture is worth a thousand words, then it’s a photo that inspired a thousand (or so) paintings when the Oak Group gathered under a vast eponymous tree along the San Marcos Foothill Preserve 35 years […]

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Barbican Art Gallery: Carolee Schneemann: Body Politics

Carolee Schneemann: The Politics of the Body is the first UK survey of the work of an American artist Carolee Schneemann (1939-2019) and the first major exhibition since her death in 2019. Tracing Schneemann’s diverse, transgressive and interdisciplinary work over six decades, the exhibition celebrates a radical and pioneering artist who remains a feminist icon […]

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Meet the designers who create everyday objects and art from human hair

Written by Francesca Perry, CNN There is a natural product that we grow ourselves that can be used to make clothes, ropes and even building materials – and much of it is wasted daily. But maybe not for long. An emerging wave of designers is harnessing the power of human hair to tap into issues […]

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Three Lessons in Art on Paper

Anyone who wants to learn anything about art will agree that convention centers are terrible sites for its display. Yet our current art market insists on such shoddy places, convinced that the next great finds will be buried in such bazaar surroundings. Under these circumstances, I find myself at the entrance to Pier 36 – […]

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Automated Plagiarism: Fury Against ‘Computer’ Winning Art Prize

Social media channels had a field day this week on awarding Colorado (US)-based emerging player and artist Jason Allen – who won the top prize at the Colorado State Fair Fine Arts Competition with his work. Théâtre D’Opéra Spatial (French for Space Opera Theatre). The winning work is an epic – an almost allegorical scene […]

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Obama’s portraits could be better

The Obamas returned to the White House on Wednesday — their first visit together since moving in 2017 — for the unveiling of their “official portraits.” These are not, for reference, the same portraits that were commissioned by the National Gallery in 2018, those that toured five cities across the country in what they, aptly, […]

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AI-generated art has won a fine art competition – and artists are taking action

AI art generators have had a huge impact on digital art in recent months. The latest tool builder, including DALL-E 2, MidJourney and Stable Diffusion, is capable of creating an incredible range of images based on text prompts – you basically tell them what you want them to create, what it’s either Sponge Bob Square […]

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Google Cloud Neural Networks Creates 10,000 Artworks Using Only Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs

Artsy Monke 8865/10000. Oil painting. Disappeared at sea. The world’s most popular NFT is converted into machine-made paintings using AI software. HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT, USA, Sept. 1, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Since Google’s DeepDream program in 2015, machine learning has advanced significantly. We suddenly find ourselves able to create any image we can imagine in any style, […]

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The New Syracuse University Art Exhibit

The many bags of rice inside the Syracuse University Museum of Art may seem edible. But if you actually tried to take a bite, you’d have a bite of clay. “I love that people often confuse the sculptures with their real-life counterparts from afar,” said Stephanie Shih, the ceramic artist behind the sculptures. The bags […]

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Take an art-inspired road trip in New Mexico

“The Poetry of Geology” by Joseph Bellacera is installed at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology in Socorro in April. Editor’s note: On the fourth Sunday of every month, Journal Arts editor Adrian Gomez tells the stories behind some of the hidden gems you can see across the state in “Gimme Five.” September […]

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Pentiment is a Game Pass title designed by art history enthusiasts for art history enthusiasts

Comment this story Comment Microsoft’s Xbox shared more details on Wednesday about its upcoming 16th-century narrative art history game “Pentiment.” A departure for Xbox and the game’s developer, Obsidian, “Pentiment” claims to be easy on gameplay mechanics, and heavy on historical accuracy and entry points for art history buffs. Obsidian and Xbox have revealed that […]

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The art of forgery never spared even Galileo’s manuscript

A historian flagged it for a probe while researching the famous astronomer The prized possession of the University of Michigan library was discovered as a clever forgery following a probe when a historian pointed it out while researching the famous astronomer Galileo, who invented the telescope. An internal probe revealed that the watermarks belonged to […]

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Correlation between us: Muna Bhadel’s art exhibition deals with connections with people and things

Current exhibition Correlation Between Us by Muna Bhadel at the Dalai-La Boutique Hotel, Thamel. Photo: Chandra Bahadur Ale Relationships and interactions with your loved ones shape your character, behavior and overall personality. They are also decisive in how you bond with your loved ones over time. Whether it is literature or art, family background and […]

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“Connection” to the natural elements, wildlife and indigenous life presented at the art exhibition

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Zoey Wood-Salomon, Taimi Poldmaa, Duff Jennings are among the artists who will present their work in the art exhibition In the Spirit of the Land. Photo by Patricia Baker Content of the article The In the Spirit of the Land art exhibit and sale will return to the Old Town […]

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Nadine Hall: From dropsy to great art – Reusing her great-grandmother’s recipe

Nadine Hall, Heirlooms Unchained, 2020. Crochet yarn, starch, handbag, wooden chair, fabric, starch, steel chains, shackles, 15.5′ x 5′ x 10′. Nadine Hall is one of Jamaica’s emerging conceptual artists. She just finished her MFA at the University of Miami with an impressive edible show, titled Reclamation and Remembering: Ode to the Building Blocks of […]

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The lasting magic of art in Mayo – The Irish Times

The pandemic has prevented American artist Randall Exon from visiting the remote village of Ballycastle on the north Mayo coast, for what would have been his 23rd consecutive year. Winner of the 2004 Thomas Benedict Clarke Prize, an award running since 1883 for the best composition of American figures at the National Academy of Design […]

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ArtSEA: Bird Art for Seattle’s Summer Heatwaves

Mysterious animal stories resurface Favor/White Gallery at Pioneer Square this weekend, where Seattle ceramicist Georges Rodriguez presents a new collection of Zodiac Ships (until August 20). Rodriguez’s take on the zodiac mixes stories from various traditions, so don’t expect all 12 sun signs. Instead, you’ll find something far more surprising: the expressive clay faces of […]

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Best Free AI Art Generators

Sometimes I prefer my dog ​​to look a little more like a Pieter Bruegel piece of art, and thanks to AI, that possibility is within reach.Image: Kyle Barr / Deep Dream Generator The Impenetrable Hive the mind of the internet is a better artist than me. This is not a point of contention, it is […]

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I’ve Been Framed: Tips for Framing Art | Siouxland Homes

Joseph Pubillones Creators Syndicate Inc. You may have already thought about the best way to create a gallery-style wall filled with different works of art, or even just select a singular piece of art to display above your couch. Many see hanging art as a burden. Maybe they see “where to start” as the hardest […]

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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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Emerging Balinese Artist Gede Sukarya Brings an Ancient Medium to Life

Richard Horstman (Jakarta Post) Denpasar ● Wed 10 Aug 2022 2022-08-10 14:00 4 b2587592dd54281f57bdb7dba90d8871 1 Art & Culture Gede-Sukarya, art-exhibition, Balinese-art, Balinese-artist, North-Bali, artwork Free Gede Sukarya has a natural affinity with cows, an animal highly revered in his culture and his village of Bulian, North Bali. His exploration of the potential of cowhide, outside […]

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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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The art of writing and speaking The English language: Chapter II – Figures of speech

The Art of Writing and Speaking The Study of Words in English, by Sherwin Cody is part of HackerNoon’s blog post series. Sherwin Cody American writer and entrepreneur who developed a lengthy home-study course in speaking and writing The Art of Writing and Speaking The Study of Words in English, by Sherwin Cody is part […]

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Fashion show: clothing, art and activism – Announcements

Artists: Anna-Sophie Berger, Alicia Framis, Gluklya, Sibyl Montague, Sinéad O’Dwyer, Lucy + Jorge Orta, Malick Sidibé, Tenant of Culture, Wang Bing, Evelyn Taocheng Wang Organized by: Chris Clarke and Fiona Kearney as part of the Creative Europe BEAM UP project Fashion show features work by contemporary Irish and international artists who consider clothing as subject, […]

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Bush returns with new album, The Art Of Survival, out October 7

Bush returns with new album, The Art Of Survival, out October 7 Overloaded New Single “More Than Machines” Debuts Today STREAM / DOWNLOAD / SHARE HERE Smokin’ Summer Tour package with Chained Alice and Breaking Benjamin Begins the 8-week trek across America on August 10e High resolution album cover available here NEW YORK, NY (July […]

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Finding the perfect tone in music, art and theater

Music Exam Questions: This question is based on an excerpt from Musical Offering, BWV 1079: 4b. Canon 2 a 2 violins in unison by Johann Sebastian Bach on the album Bach, JS: Musical Offering; Harpsichord Sonata No. 2, etc.. (Archive production 2000). The score for this extract is below. Credit:NESA Explain how height is used […]

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The blurred lines between art and fashion in this antique piece

Based in a home studio with a single tailor and master boss, Yash Patil prefers to be called an artist rather than a designer. Fittingly, as creative head of the ‘That Antiquepiece’ brand, he sculpts all of its silhouettes himself, from inception to final presentation. A graduate of NIFT with expertise in knitting, Yash blurs […]

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In a cold July, Adelaide comes alive with the art of light, sound and movement

On cold July nights, Adelaide audiences flock to an extraordinary sound and light festival. The main poster of the Illuminate festival is Wisdom of AI Light, an immersive digital performance in which the public discovers art mixed with science at breakneck speed. Dubbed a “digital renaissance”, it’s much more than that. Held in a large […]

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Decision made at state-of-the-art Bexhill mental health campus

On Thursday July 21, Rother District Council’s planning committee considered an NHS application to build a 54-bed inpatient mental health facility on land off Mount View Street. While the land had previously been set aside for housing and employment, the project was nevertheless recommended for approval by planning officers due to its “significant social benefit”. […]

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Mural Fest: A husband-wife duo bond through art | Lifestyles

Key Detail, a husband-wife duo from Belarus, traveled to Geneseo to create a large, colorful mural as part of the LivCo Walls mural festival. Key Detail – otherwise known as Andrei Krautsou and Julia Yu-Baba – travels with their two children, Max and Andy. Krautsou and Yu-Baba met at university, where they both studied architecture. […]

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While Dusk Falls’ art style keeps the game from looking its best

The new video game As dusk falls is a work that contains many promising elements. Almost like an extended episode of Fargo with a few added quick events, the narrative is built around cross-scenarios that are all influenced by various choices you make. There are times that made me think of The career, another game […]

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Young Offaly art students graduate as exhibition of their works opens

ART is like a ‘secret language’, says Aine Morris, teacher of the weekly children’s art classes, whose 35 students graduated last Saturday with the opening of an exhibition of their work in Robbins, Tullamore . Face-to-face classes resumed in September 2021 after a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Viewers of the exhibition, which […]

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Art is long and life is short

For the charismatic 33-year-old Juan Velazquez, two events in particular transformed the game of a young man’s life. The first, a meeting with an art teacher in high school. “He watched over me,” Velazquez says of Haltom’s art teacher, Michael Daniel. “In fact, it was he who taught me to paint. He put me in […]

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I trained an AI to paint 10,000 pieces of original monkey art for people to own as NFTs (40 pics)

As an artist whose “real job” is a software engineer, I started experimenting with AI art when the NFT boom started in March 2021. After lots of googling (and swearing ), I managed to train a neural network to paint a Picasso-style punk cartoon. It took an hour for my laptop to give me a […]

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O prior art, prior art, why are you prior art?

by Dennis Crouch In a new opinion, the court asked and answered an interesting question: what if most of the prior art on the point was created accidentally due to a typographical error? In LG Electronics, Inc. c. ImmerVision, Inc., — F.4th — (Fed. Cir. 2022), the Court sided with the patentee in concluding that […]

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Effects are similar to visiting physical art galleries or even nature experiences

Viewing works of art while visiting galleries and museums can have powerful effects on an individual’s mood, stress, and well-being. But is the same true for viewing art in the digital space? A new study by psychologists led by MacKenzie Trupp and Matthew Pelowski investigated whether engaging with online art also has this effect. Their […]

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Gitty Up: American Western meets glitch art in the mind simulator universe of 鬼鎮 (Ghosttown)

鬼鎮 (Ghosttown) Spirit Simulator, Portal 鬼鎮 (Ghosttown) Spirit Simulator is more than a game. It was made as part of the 鬼鎮 (Ghosttown) series which invites the viewer into a reimagined western American world, where trouble and noise are at the foreground and where time seems to stand still. We sat down with Chicago Gamespace’s […]

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Jay Chou’s ‘Greatest Work of Art’ music video is finally out

After almost two years, Jay Chou finally released their latest music video titled The greatest works of artwhich was filmed in Europe (specifically Paris) and it couldn’t be a more apt representation of Jay Chou’s personality and preferences. Photo: @jaychou/instagram It’s riddled with an enchanting fusion of ancient and modern sounds – something the Taiwanese […]

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In St. Albans, Ron Snapp relaunches his artistic career with a timely installation | Visual arts | Seven days

Click to enlarge Pamela Polston ©️ Seven days Ron Snapp with “Youth in Asia (after Terry Allen)” If Ron Snapp looks like a fallen westerner in northern New England, that’s because he is. Last weekend, the […]

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New Disney Wish Images, Art and Info Revealed in D23 Magazine

The Disney Wish graced this summer’s issue of D23 magazine, and the story inside is full of newly revealed details about the ship. Here’s everything we learned new about the ship’s restaurants, shows and more! We already know that the Disney Wish will have a Great Hall, instead of just an atrium. It will be […]

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Behind the rise of millennial art market sensation Aboudia, which achieved the most successful direct auction since Damien Hirst

Christie’s made a bet last spring by agreeing to organize a sale of works by Ivorian-American artist Abdoulaye Diarrassouba, better known as Aboudia. To say it paid off handsomely is an understatement. Auction houses generally do not accept direct shipments from artists, let alone an entire sale’s worth of work sent directly from the studio, […]

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High-end moving art | Borneo Online Newsletter

Porsche Brunei Designer and influencer Sean Wotherspoon is fashionable streetwear with a bold color palette and unusual materials. The 32-year-old teamed up with Porsche to design his own personal Taycan 4 Cross Turismo, and the striking exterior painted in color block styling was one of the highlights at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas, in […]

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The intersection of art, education and cultural awareness

Artist Rich Tu combines culture, education and community in his work. Rich You The visual arts sector continues to grow at a rapid pace integrating applications of artistic and technological talent into the entertainment, fashion and marketing industries across the globe. Students are clamoring for more educational opportunities to get a head start on careers […]

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Avant Arte launches first public art program with Tschabalala Self at Coal Drops Yard, London

Tschabalala Self in the studio overseeing the production of his first public sculpture 2022 image courtesy of Avant Arte Photo: Oak Taylor-Smith Avant Arte, the creative marketplace that makes discovering and owning art radically more accessible, has partnered with King’s Cross to offer its first public art program. Launched with artist Tschabalala Self in early […]

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Bill Connors, Empty Bottle Art Director

There are a lot of things that make shows magical besides live music, and no one knows that better than the artistic director of Empty Bottle Bill Connors. The Illinois native didn’t expect to lead the aesthetic of one of Chicago’s most beloved indie venues, but the job came naturally: Since high school, Connors has […]

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How painter Tadas Zaicikas rose to fame in urban abstract street art

Abstract urban street art is an incredibly diverse art movement that is rapidly gaining momentum and popularity as the works exhibited in the streets continue to expand in size, style, and even skill. However, it is impossible to talk about this movement and its impact on society and the art industry without referring to the […]

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The Barrio Art Course teaches students how to work with, learn from, and better engage the communities they serve

By Jonathan Morales June 21, 2022 “What do you see?” Luis Garcia asks elementary school students gathered in front of one of the Sac State campus murals. A person, said a student. A fish, says another. Hands. Water. “You talk about art just by sharing what you see, and what I want you to think […]

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6 Dreamy and Cloudy Nail Art Styles to Face This Monsoon

Image: instagram Nail art is a fun and magical thing – do you agree with me? An art form, it beautifully accentuates your nails with choices and options that have no boundaries. From colors and shapes to textures and designs, the scope of nail art (and its possibilities) is wide. As the monsoons are right […]

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Mandala art, flora, festivals: the walls of Tunnel interchange in style | Latest Delhi News

New Delhi: Flora and fauna, different festivals and rituals, and Mandala-style art are some of the themes of the decorative murals lining the Pragati Maidan tunnel which opened on Sunday. Commuters traversing the stretch will witness a colorful palette that seeks to highlight the theme of ‘celebrating life through India’s six seasons’ through decorative murals […]

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Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath showcases works by emerging artists

Launched in 2014, PhotoSparks is a weekly column of Your story, with photographs that celebrate the spirit of creativity and innovation. In the previous 620 posts, we featured a arts festival, cartoon gallery. world music festival, telecom fair, millet fair, exhibition on climate change, wildlife conference, boot festival, diwali rangoli, and jazz festival. Karnataka Chitakala […]

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Art Collective for Freedoms Raises Powerful Billboard in Wilmington

Photo courtesy of Pour les libertés This Juneteenth, find out where the modern justice system can improve by viewing the For Freedoms poster campaign, Another vigilante. For Freedoms is an artist collective focused on channeling art to create change and initiate important societal conversation. His current campaign, titled Another justice: by any means necessary, draws […]

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5 artists to discover at the Art Fair Basel List

art market Brian P. Kelly Installation view, “Eva Fàbregas: Vessels” at Bombon Projects, 2022. Courtesy of the artist and Bombon Projects. While Art Basel in Basel undoubtedly attracts the lion’s share of the art world’s attention at this time of year, there’s more to the city than just the marquee fair. Right next to the […]

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Dazzling Art Basel installation by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer visualizes heartbeats

Art Ayanna Dozier Installation view of Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Pulse topology, 2022 at Art Basel. © Rafael Lozano-Hemmer. Courtesy of BMW i and Superblue. Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s immersive and interactive installations subvert technological power systems to reveal the beauty of human connection. The Mexico City-born Montreal artist plays with biometrics to create images, light and electricity that […]

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Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Fan Give Games Gen 2 Box Art Designs

A Pokemon Scarlet and Violet fan showed off artwork of the Gen 9 Legendaries on similar Game Boy Color boxes from the Gold and Silver era. The art of the box for the Pokemon The series has changed over the years. Generation 1 began by featuring the final evolutions of starters in those games, with […]

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Pokemon Violet Box Art gets a facelift with Gen 1

A Pokemon Scarlet and Violet fan redesigns the Pokemon Violet box art to mimic the style of the Gen 1 Pokemon games. Pokemon Fan art can take many forms. While some fan artists design new evolutions for old Pokémon or create their own fan-created Pokémon, others decide to give the new monsters Pokemon scarlet and […]

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“MAGIA PROTETORA” THE ART OF LUCIANA LUPE VASCONCELOS AND DARCILIO LIMA COMMISSIONER BY STEPHEN ROMANO…

Darcilio Lima Title unknown, 1972 lithograph. Collection of the Buckland Museum of Witchcraft and Magick, gift of the Stephen Romano Gallery. “MAGIA PROTETORA” The art of Brazilian artists Luciana Lupe Vasconcelos (b. 1982) and Darcilio Lima (1944-1991) Organized by the Stephen Romano Gallery for the Buckland Museum of Witchcraft and Magick, Cleveland OH. From July […]

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Flagship exhibition at the Taos Art Museum

One of the most important but somewhat understudied engravers creating art in Taos was Doel Reed. He finally gets the recognition he deserves. Opened at the Taos Art Museum on June 7, Sun Patterns, Dark Canyon: The Paintings and Aquatints of Doel Reed explore the art and career of famous 20th-century American printmaker and painter […]

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5 Best Free AI Text Generators to Create an Image From What You Type

Is there anything artificial intelligence can’t do? It seems that every month there is a fascinating new technological breakthrough. The trending breakthrough is how AI can now take a sentence you type and turn it into a painting or an image. And you can try it right now with these free apps. Google recently announced […]

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Public Art Tells Arizona’s Unique Stories

PHOENIX (Arizona Highways TV) — Pick a city or town in Arizona and you’ll find incredible works of art without ever setting foot in a gallery or museum. Creative displays of expression in bronze, metal or paint dot our Arizona highways. Each piece is the artist’s response to a time or place. “As I walk […]

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Pupils from Haywards Heath and East Grinstead Preparatory Schools win international art competition, iart 2022

Billy Rampling, 11, from Ardingly College Prep School, was one of the 2022 iart winners for his inspirational painting of Winston Churchill. Billy said: “My role model is Winston Churchill because I was amazed at how he came into office and in five years won us the war. Register to our daily newsletter SussexWorld Today […]

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Harley Quinn Fan Art Is So Perfect Even Its Creator Is Impressed

A fan commemorated Pride Month with some fantastic Harley Quinn art and no one loves it more than Harley co-creator Paul Dini. A lucky fan receives praise for his harley quinn art. A work posted on Twitter by artist Jordan Gibson has been retweeted by one of the clown’s co-creators. Harley Quinn was an original […]

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Art Review: Degree Show 2022, Edinburgh College of Art

Installation view of Amelia Clark’s work Degree Exhibition 2022, Edinburgh College of Art **** The pandemic and its lockdowns have been difficult for everyone and tragic for too many. Nevertheless, one must have compassion for the students who have seen their education so severely disrupted at a critical time in their lives. Art students were […]

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The revival of the Continental Hotel merges art and architecture

While the bustle and the wide-brimmed hats are long gone, there’s a clever fusion of past and present in the revamped Continental. Yes, there are black and white photos in the reception area of ​​yesteryear, but in the same display there are more racy images taken by Rennie Ellis in the 1970s and 80s.

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Colorado Springs gets a dozen new artworks for 2022 Art on the Streets

Courtesy of Downtown Colorado Springs Partnership“Brenda Biondo uses photography in unconventional ways to foster deeper connections between people and nature. In her public artworks, photographic composites reference traditional stained glass to elevate the perceived status of animals and nature .” – Downtown Colorado Springs Partnership Su Kaiden Cho, another artist from Colorado Springs, used aluminum […]

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‘Star Wars’ Art Is So Beautiful You’ll Want It Hanging In A Museum

Having fandom art in your home is something that can mean a lot to fans. I know it like someone who has a plot fan art on my walls, and most of them are portraits of my favorite characters. But sometimes it’s hard to find works of art that fit a little more harmoniously. Not […]

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Porsche goes full Harlequin on the Taycan 4 Cross Turismo with Art Car for Sneakerheads

Porsche teamed up with designer and influencer Sean Wotherspoon to create a striking art car. Based on a Taycan 4 Cross Turismo, the one-off is inspired by sneaker design, but reminds us of Volkswagen’s Harlequin designs. Wotherspoon, who made his name with the Nike Air Max 97/1, in collaboration with Style Porsche (Porsche’s in-house design […]

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Art seen: June 2 | Otago Daily Times News Online

Recent paintings, Michael Hight (Milford Galleries) Michael Hight returns to Milford this fall with another complementary offering of his beehive and nocturnal paintings. Long a staple subject of his practice, Hight is exhibiting several new beehive paintings alongside works from 2020 and 2021. As viewers familiar with Hight’s work know, the artist paints hyperrealistic scenes […]

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The craftsmanship of Simone Leigh

The figures of American artist Simone Leigh – the first black woman to represent her country at the Venice Biennale – are both powerful and delicate, silent and explosive, archaic and revolutionary. Awarded the Golden Lion for her large bust entitled “Brick House”, part of an exhibition called “The Milk of Dreams”, Leigh is the […]

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Breville’s Aboriginal Culinary Journey line of kitchen appliances showcases Indigenous art and design

“When we pitched this idea internally, people were cynical,” admits Richard Hoare, director of design and innovation at Breville. “They thought we would get bad press.” As news of the project spread, some in the Australian art world also expressed doubts. Yalti Napangati with the kettle she worked on. Yasmine Mund But fears that artists […]

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Bedroom wall art ideas – how to style the space above your bed

It’s easy to get stuck for bedroom wall art ideas. That space above your headboard is tailor-made to display a beautiful frame or wall hanging, but deciding exactly what it should be is the challenge. What size should it be? Where should it be positioned? What art style? These are all questions worth asking and, […]

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Authentic art or tourist trap?

Downstairs Opinions on Meow Wolf’s Denver Settlement by Luke Schmaltz Meow Wolf takes visitors on a converging journey through the multiverse – a confluence of four distinct worlds that collide around the viewer’s senses. Meow Wolf Convergence Station sits at the crossroads of Colfax Avenue and I-25 like a fortress of the extraordinary – a […]

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Space heroes, dictator art and cartoon horses – take the Thursday quiz | life and style

As those introductory presentations grow increasingly laborious and halfhearted, it’s time to come together again for Thursday’s quiz rituals. Face the 15 vaguely topical and general knowledge questions. Sigh wondering if Kate Bush will ever be a good answer. Cowering under the scathing gaze of Ron from Sparks. And look for a hidden Doctor Who […]

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The Art of Making Art: James Deeb

This selfie shows the artist, James Deeb, at his easel surrounded by some of his then unfinished “friends”. Credit: James Deb If one thing really stands out about James Deeb’s work, perhaps it’s the massive amount of oil paint he uses on his pieces. He recently weighed a new 12 by 12 inch canvas before […]

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Pixar Reveals ‘Elemental’ Concept Art, Dates 27th Film for Summer 2023 – Deadline

Pixar has ditched concept art for its upcoming feature film, Elementary, which hits theaters on June 16 (see below). Disney had already reserved the date for Father’s Day weekend for an untitled Pixar film. Directed by Peter Sohn (The good dinosaur, Partly cloudy short) and produced by Denise Ream (The good dinosaur, Cars 2), Elementary […]

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Impressive fan art combines Call of Duty Zombies and Doom

A creative Call of Duty Zombies player creates fan art featuring Samantha Maxis mimicking the pose of some Doom 2016 artwork. While Call of Duty Zombies has always been treated as a bonus game mode by Activision, its fanbase is incredibly passionate and loyal. As such, Call of Duty Zombie fan art is regularly shared, […]

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Elden Ring Fan Art Shows Bloodborne Fighter Fighting Malenia

Now almost 3 whole months removed from its release date, Ring of Elden continues to dominate the video game market in terms of sales and popularity. Still sitting near the top of Steam’s most played games and sporting a thriving online community, Ring of Elden seems far from fading into the background of the industry. […]

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Best Indie Game Coverage

While no one should just a book or game by its cover, cover is incredibly important to grab players’ attention. Some franchises stick to what they know, like animal crossing, Halo and Call of Dutyhaving similar art for each game. And when looking at larger titles, many have the same concept of what to display […]

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Return to Monkey Island Director Explains Why Pixel Art “Didn’t Feel Right”

Return to Monkey Island director Ron Gilbert said the game didn’t feature pixel art because he didn’t want it to be seen as a throwback – and responded to those who criticized the new look of the long-awaited sequel. In a blog post, Gilbert addressed fans’ criticism of Return to Monkey Island’s art style for […]

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Public Art Reference Group – City of Newcastle

PARG generally meets on the second Tuesday of each month. The meeting agenda is determined by the applications received. Applicants will be invited to attend the PARG meeting to present their public art proposal and to answer questions from PARG members. CN will liaise with applicants to arrange and confirm attendance. A maximum of 4 […]

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Smartphones as art

Will smartphone cameras ever be as good as professional cameras? No of course not. The pinnacle of smartphone technology can never beat a dedicated camera built with few technical or budgetary limitations. It’s simple physics, where you have to conclude that a bigger lens and bigger sensor will always beat smaller devices.

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FF7 Remake Mod Turns Barret Into Yoshitaka Amano Concept Art

Picture: Square Enix / Amiibolad / Kotaku A new Final Fantasy VII Remake mod gives party member Barret Wallace a renewed aesthetic which approximates pre-development concept art created by renowned illustrator Yoshitaka Amano. Although Amano’s paintings are known for imbuing the iconic role-playing series with a touch of ethereal elegance, his remarkable works of art […]

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My Neighbor Totoro Famous Art Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

A fan artist has shown off an illustration of Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice in the iconic art style of Studio Ghibli’s animated film My Neighbor Totoro. An artist on Twitter posted an original artwork for Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice inspired by Studio Ghibli My Neighbor Totoro. After his release, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice inspired a […]

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Editors’ Picks: 9 events for your art calendar this week, from a new mural in Prospect Park to a New York gallery’s poetic soiree

Each week, we seek out the most exciting and thought-provoking shows, screenings and events, both digital and in-person, in the New York area. Discover our selections from around the world below. (Times are all ET unless otherwise noted.) Wednesday April 27 1.”Ukrainian cultural heritage: What is Damaged; Destroy; Documented; and Being Done”, a virtual panel […]

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Google celebrates Iraqi contemporary art genius Naziha Salim with a doodle

Nazhia Salim was born into a family of Iraqi artists in Istanbul, Turkey. Google today celebrates Iraqi contemporary art genius Naziha Salim with a doodle. On this day in 2020, the painter-teacher, described as “one of the most influential artists on the contemporary Iraqi art scene”, was honored by the Barjeel Art Foundation in its […]

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Company of Heroes 3’s new dev diary is all about artistry and authenticity

A new dev diary video for Company of Heroes 3 has been released, diving into the art direction of the upcoming RTS sequel and how it aims to be authentic, both for WWII (of course), but adding more realistic details. Company of Heroes 3 is coming to PC in 2022. – ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW – […]

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London Art Fair 2022 A New Seriousness

The pandemic has wreaked havoc on the art world. Fairs have been cancelled, galleries closed and artists confined to their studios. The London Art Fair, which was supposed to take place in January, finally opened its doors on April 20. The vernissage wasn’t as crowded as in previous years (perhaps because it oddly coincided with […]

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Prehistoric peoples created art by firelight, new research shows – ScienceDaily

Our earliest ancestors likely created intricate works of art by firelight, a review of 50 engraved stones discovered in France has revealed. The stones were incised with artistic designs around 15,000 years ago and show patterns of heat damage that suggest they were carved near the flickering light of a fire, according to the new […]

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Loewe is the Art Girl’s red carpet brand

Wearing Loewe on the red carpet means making a statement. The Spanish brand, best known for its artisanal and artistic approach to fashion, offers deconstructed dresses more objects that #OOTD. They make industry insiders’ hearts soar and the average person’s nose crinkle in confusion. But the best kind of fashion – real fashion – still […]

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Art that makes you feel seen: Jacob Hoshimoto transports visitors to fantastical landscapes – The Oxford Eagle

When visitors enter the abstract worlds of artist Jacob Hashimoto at the University of Mississippi Museum and Historic Homes, he hopes they can see faint reflections of the world they know and use them as a gateway to new ones. ideas and perspectives. In “The Other Sun”, the artist’s exhibition at the museum, thousands of […]