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Artist puts moms in a museum _ real moms

The first thing you encounter at a new contemporary art show at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is the "Mom Booth," where a woman in an apron sits at a table.

Local Artists Highlight Work at Forest Park Nature Center

PEORIA - The Nature Art Show and Sale runs through December 27th.

Chalk protests in Vegas focus on police, Ferguson

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A group of activists that faced charges last year for writing anti-police messages outside the Las Vegas courthouse has struck again, this time with messages about a police shooting in Ferguson and criticism of the use of force among Las Vegas officers. Members of ...

Contemporary art on show in Mystetsky Arsenal

Nov. 28, 2014, 11:23 p.m. | Visitors walk through the Mystetsky Arsenal hall of the Art Kyiv Contemporary on Nov. 18. © Volodymyr Petrov An annual international art forum, Art Kyiv Contemporary opened its doors in Kyiv on Nov. 18.

Venezuelan classical music system under fire

FILE - In this May 7, 2008 file photo, the shadow of a violin student is cast on the wall during a practice session of Venezuela's youth orchestra system school known as "El Sistema" or The System, in Camatagua, Venezuela. The program has been praised the world over as a model for uplifting disadvantaged youth by connecting them with classical music. But a new book on El Sistema, portrays it as a “model of tyranny” where brutal, marathon practice sessions mirror the apparently unlimited power and top-down style of its magnetic founder, Jose Antonio Abreu. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File) BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — It has been praised the world over as a model for uplifting disadvantaged youth by connecting them with classical music.


Art space draws out the love

Couple honours children, grandfather lost in MH17 disaster with positive energy.

‘Warhol napkin,’ sketch art for new couple, to be auctioned

The small drawing – a collection of scribblings, really – isn’t much to look at: a series of split hearts with a few words and numbers on it. Except for… Click to Continue »

‘Chicago,’ the number one longest running American musical opens Dec. 3

The sensational Broadway and West End musical “Chicago” is ready to thrill Philippine audiences and set the stage on fire on December 3, 2014. Its highly-anticipated Manila season plays until December 21, 2014 at The Theatre at Solaire, and is presented in the Philippines by VISA and SMART Infinity, in cooperation with Solaire Resort and Casino.

Our Lady Help of Christians rose show counts on voters

PARISHIONERS at Our Lady Help of Christians church in east Warrnambool are hoping today’s state election might boost numbers at their annual rose and floral art show.

Nigerian-born Akunyili Crosby wins artist prize from American Art Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum awards Nigerian-born painter the 2014 James Dicke Contemporary Artist Prize.

Art agenda: Art Basel Miami Beach

Art Basel Miami Beach gets under way Thursday and is expected to draw 70,000 visitors over four days.

Heffel art auction hits $12 million in sales

Houses on Gerrard Street, shown in this handout image, by Group of Seven's Lawren Harris reached a staggering $1,121,000, more than doubling its high-end estimate at Heffel Fine Art Auction House sale on Thursday.

Broadway Records to Release the Original Soundtrack of NBC's Peter Pan LIVE!

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Preparing to sprinkle fairy dust across America, NBC presents " Peter Pan Live! " a bold new television production of the iconic Broadway musical on December ...

Modern, surrealist art auction in London expected to fetch $100M

The works to be auctioned include paintings by Joan Miro, Rene Magritte, Pablo Picasso, Amedeo Modigliani and Alberto Giacometti.

Shia LaBeouf: I was raped during art show

Former Transformers star Shia LaBeouf has claimed he was raped during an art show in Los Angeles.

Heffel fall art auction achieves $12 million in sales

TORONTO - A painting by Group of Seven artist Lawren Harris was the star attraction Thursday at the Heffel Fine Art Auction House fall auction.

LaBeouf claims art show 'rape'

Shia LaBeouf has claimed he was raped during the performance of his one-man art show #IAMSORRY.

Colorado Art Show Openings, 11/28/2014

"The Gift of Art," paintings and décor by various local artists, through Dec. 24. Opening reception: 6-9 p.m. Dec. 4. 3707 W. 73rd Ave., Westminster, 303-426-4114, aarivergallery.com

Colorado Art Show Openings, 11/28/2014

"The Gift of Art," paintings and décor by various local artists, through Dec. 24. Opening reception: 6-9 p.m. Dec. 4. 3707 W. 73rd Ave., Westminster, 303-426-4114, aarivergallery.com

Lady Antebellum hits downtown Vegas with a new approach

Their Vegas performance scheduled for December at the new Downtown Las Vegas Events Center during the National Finals Rodeo is its only U.S. headlining show currently scheduled. “Our set list on tour this year was mostly from the first four albums, so this show will have more newer songs,” singer Charles Kelley says. “We can be more spontaneous in these types of shows, so anything could happen.”

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All weekend – “CORRUGATED” – Works of University of Saint Francis students and community artists; “Mark It Up,” artwork created with markers; glass and wire artwork by Charlotte Wehr; exhibits end Wednesday; Artlink, Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 300 E. Main St.; free to members, $2 non-members; 424-7195 or www.artlinkfw.com.

Chicago Fire Boss Teases Severide's New Love and a "Wedge" Between Casey and Dawson

What happens in Vegas won't stay in Vegas on Chicago Fire.Luck was on Severide's side on the most recent episode, when he met a beautiful blonde (...

Holiday Show and Art Sale Gives Back

The LeMoyne Center for Visual Arts is hosting its 52nd annual Holiday Show and Art Sale, featuring local artists. Organizers say it's a great place to find holiday gifts and support the Tallahassee community.

Emily Carr, Lawren Harris works to go up for auction in Toronto

A cache of Canadian masterpieces goes on the auction block Thursday night, offering art collectors the chance to own museum-quality fine art.

Swiss museum publishes list of Nazi loot art trove

Schaeublin of the Bern Art Museum gives interviews after signing a contract on the collection from the late Cornelius Gurlitt in Berlin ZURICH (Reuters) - A Swiss museum published a list on Thursday of all the art found in the possession of Cornelius Gurlitt, a German recluse whose secret collection included masterpieces looted from their Jewish owners by the Nazis. The Bern Art Museum was named as sole heir to the collection and on Monday reluctantly accepted the bequest, making clear that it would adopt a policy of total transparency to head off any criticism over its decision to take in the artwork. ...


Swiss museum publishes list of Nazi loot art trove

ZURICH (Reuters) - A Swiss museum published a list on Thursday of all the art found in the possession of Cornelius Gurlitt, a German recluse whose secret collection included masterpieces looted from their Jewish owners by the Nazis. The Bern Art Museum was named as sole heir to the collection and on Monday reluctantly accepted the bequest, making clear that it would adopt a policy of total ...

So you want to see a show?

Here’s my list of recommended Broadway, off-Broadway, and out-of-town shows, updated weekly. In all cases, I gave these shows favorable reviews (if sometimes qualifiedly so) in The Wall Street Journal when they opened. For more information, click on the title.

Swiss museum publishes list of Gurlitt works

BERLIN (AP) — The Swiss museum that inherited a trove of long-hidden art from late German collector Cornelius Gurlitt has published a preliminary list of his collection.

Documenting the art of others

Fredrik Nilsen photographs the art of others, an art in itself beyond the science and optics involved in achieving accurate documentation. Examples of his work in this vein, which contribute significantly to L.A.'s art historical record, form half of an oddly staged show at Downtown Photoroom.

Latin American art auctions set record-high sales for 31 artists

By Walker Simon NEW YORK (Reuters) - Blistering sales this week of Latin American art set auction records for 31 artists spanning three centuries, ranging from creators in the Spanish colonial period to living artists like Colombia's Fernando Botero. In New York on Monday and Tuesday, Sotheby's sold $33.9 million worth of art, a record high for works from the region at auction, and Christie's ...

Latin American art auctions set record-high sales for 31 artists

By Walker Simon NEW YORK (Reuters) - Blistering sales this week of Latin American art set auction records for 31 artists spanning three centuries, ranging from creators in the Spanish colonial period to living artists like Colombia's Fernando Botero. In New York on Monday and Tuesday, Sotheby's sold $33.9 million worth of art, a record high for works from the region at auction, and Christie's ...

Broadway finds a new stage in an old venue: Cuba

By Daniel Trotta HAVANA (Reuters) - In Bob Nederlander Jr.'s mission to export Broadway to new markets around the world, he found an old one where the American art form lay dormant for a least 50 years - communist Cuba. After testing the Cuban appetite with a 2011 concert of Broadway show tunes, Nederlander Worldwide Entertainment decided to stage a three-month run of "Rent," the first Broadway ...

Sociologist Sarah Thornton scrutinizes the insular art world

In the insular contemporary art scene, the sociologist gains an insider?s access but has an outsider?s eye.

Hugo Chavez ballet to show in Venezuela

Supporters of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro hold a picture of late president Hugo Chavez during a May Day demonstration in Caracas CARACAS (Reuters) - His signature adorns buildings all over Venezuela. His eyes grace thousands of red T-shirts and caps. And there is even a special font to perpetuate his calligraphy. Now, the legacy of Hugo Chavez, Venezuela's charismatic socialist leader who died of cancer last year, has moved to the stage with a special ballet in his honor. The state-sponsored work, "Ballet of the Spider-Seller to Liberator," is to show at a Caracas theater on Saturday in homage to Chavez's life from poor boy selling homemade spider-shaped sweets in his rural hometown to president for 14 years. ...


Met Museum gets major gift of African-American art

This photo provided by the Metropolitan Museum of Art shows a 2003 mixed-media work of art consisting of carpet, cloth, Splash Zone compound, enamel, and spray painted canvas on wood entitled “Four Hundred Years of Free Labor,” by American artist Thornton Dial. The piece was donated to the museum by the Atlanta-based Souls Grown Deep Foundation, a nonprofit started in 2010 by art historian William Arnett to bring attention to self-taught African-American artists. (AP Photo/Metropolitan Museum of Art) NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Museum of Art has received a major gift of works by contemporary African-American artists from the South.


5 Things To Do During the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas

National Finals Rodeo hits Las Vegas, and BestofVegas.com has the 5 things visitors won't want to miss while in town from shows to concerts to events. (PRWeb November 25, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12351924.htm

Boston Int’l Fine Art Show Sees Strong Sales, New Collectors

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France's Pompidou opens Jeff Koons retrospective

Visitors walk past "Titi 2004-2009 " by artist Jeff Koons of the United States, during a retrospective exhibition in the Centre Pompidou modern art museum in Paris, France, Tuesday Nov. 25, 2014. Paris’ Pompidou Center inaugurated Tuesday the first ever European retrospective on artist Jeff Koons, the polemical 59-year-old master of kitch, whose huge shiny, stainless-steel balloon dog broke records last year, selling at auction for $58.4 million. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon) PARIS (AP) — Paris' Pompidou Center inaugurated a major retrospective Tuesday of U.S. artist Jeff Koons, the polemical 59-year-old master of kitsch, whose huge, stainless-steel balloon dog broke records last year, selling at auction for $58.4 million.


Latin American art auctions set artist records

This undated image provided by Christie's auction house shows a pair of bronze sculptures, "Adam and Eve." The work by Colombian artist Fernando Botero sold for $2.5 million at Christie's on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Christie's) NEW YORK (AP) — A bronze sculpture by Fernando Botero has set a new auction record for the Colombian artist.


Art show focuses on vinyl album art

An art show celebrating record album covers will have its opening reception at New Westminster’s Anvil Centre community art space Thursday. Cover Story: Album Art Reimagined is an exhibition that explores the art of album design.

Broadway's 'On the Town' gearing up for parade

NEW YORK (AP) — Megan Fairchild is usually chopping, stirring and basting during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year she'll be twirling, leaping and swaying.

Line-up revealed for Art Dubai 2015

Art Dubai has unveiled its list of participating galleries ahead of its 2015 edition.

X Train Holdings (OTCQB: XTRN) -- X Train Vacations Magnifies Its Offerings

The Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. , known as the Vegas X Train, with planned luxury train travel service between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, announced today its travel agency -- X Train Vacations -- has ...

Art vs politics at London auctions of Russian paintings

By Anastasia Gorelova LONDON (Reuters) - Paintings vied with politics in London this week as two of the biggest auction houses, Christie's and Sotheby's, competed with each other to cater to the hard-to-predict market for Russian art masterpieces. Art had the upper hand at Christie's sale on Monday, where Valentin Serov's "Portrait of Maria Zetlin" sold for a stunning 9.2 million pounds ($14.42 ...

Shenton's View: Are there too many sitting tenants on Broadway and in the West End?

Last Sunday, Chicago – already the longest-running American musical revival in either West End or Broadway history – set yet another new record to become Broadway’s second-longest running show of all-time, overtaking the long-shuttered Cats…

Justin Timberlake Paces The Market For This Week In Vegas Concert Tickets

Resident shows may be an integral part of the Las Vegas experience, but Sin City has also become a popular stop for artist on U.S. tours. Vegas visitors have shown a strong propensity for taking a break from Cirque du Soleil and catching one of their favorite artists as they [...]

Artist Interprets All of the Internet's Favorite Things Using Rice Krispies

Artist Interprets All of the Internet's Favorite Things Using Rice Krispies Kim K and Taylor Swift, made out of cereal. A New York City-based "food artist" has achieved internet fame for constructing images entirely out of Rice Krispies cereal. As the New York Daily News reports, past works have included Kim Kardashian's now-infamous Paper magazine cover (which has inspired other food creations), the cover of Taylor Swift's new album, and cereal boxes.


Winter MAGIC Offers Discounted Labor Rates

With 60,000 + visitors, MAGIC, the global pillar of fashion tradeshows transforms Las Vegas twice a year in February and August. Absolute Exhibits will offer discounted labor rates for all exhibitors at this winter’s shows at the Las Vegas and Mandalay Convention Centers. (PRWeb November 24, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12351072.htm

Swiss museum to accept part of Nazi loot art trove

The facade of the Bern Art Museum is seen in the Swiss capital of Bern By Erik Kirschbaum and Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) - A Swiss museum has reluctantly agreed to accept part of a billion-euro art bequest from the late Cornelius Gurlitt, a German recluse whose secret collection included masterpieces looted from their Jewish owners by the Nazis. Christoph Schaeublin of the Bern Art Museum (KMB) announced in Berlin it would accept all artworks bequeathed by Gurlitt which experts had ascertained had not been stolen by the Nazis. Others would remain with German authorities while their provenance is checked. ...


Chicago's First Food Museum Foodseum Launches Kickstarter Campaign

Chicago's First Food Museum Foodseum Launches Kickstarter Campaign The group, which includes Hot Dog: A Global History author Bruce Kraig, hopes to raise $30,000. First up is an exhibit all about tube meats titled "The Hot Dog and Encased Meat of the World," which will cover the history and evolution of encased meats.


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