Archive for April, 2017

Late Artist Marisol Leaves Entire Estate to Albright-Knox Museum

Marisol, the late Venezuelan-American artist known for her unique blend of pop art techniques with sculptural approaches, has left her entire estate to the Albright-Knox Museum in Buffalo.  “There are entire aspects to this extraordinary woman’s career that I think will become apparent as the full spectrum of this bequest is displayed,” Janne Sirén, the director of the […]... | Read More

How Would A Writers’ Strike Affect TV Shows?

Late-night would suffer first, and badly. SNL? Good luck. Daytime soaps? Probably kill them all, likely forever. The Walking Dead? Well … maybe the strike won’t last that long.

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Spirit is Ageless Awards & Celebration May 6 at the Point & Pavilion at C.C. Young

C. C. YOUNG TO HOST SPIRIT IS AGELESS AWARDS & CELEBRATION EVENT SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017, AT THE POINT & PAVILION AT C. C. YOUNG Winners of the Spirit is Ageless Art & Writing Contest will be announced Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the Spirit is Ageless Awards & Celebration held at The Point & Pavilion at C. C. Young.

FEATURED SPEAKER: Lily Cabatu Weiss WHEN:... | Read More

May News from the Meadows Museum at SMU

meadowsmuseumdallas.org  May 2017

CURRENT EXHIBITIONSBetween Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera March 12 – June 11In the most comprehensive presentation ever dedicated to the artist’s drawings – and the first major monographic exhibition organized on the artist in the United States in the last 25 years – the Meadows Museum, in... | Read More

Call for Entries: 28th Annual VAST Member’s Exhibition

Call for Entries: 28th Annual Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) Member’s Exhibition. Entries are due on June 12th at UNT on the Square, 109 North Elm Street, Denton, TX.

VAST sponsors this annual event to offer its members an important opportunity to enter their work in a juried exhibition that showcases members only. The exhibit provides an excellent venue for the North... | Read More

Upstairs Gallery Studio Student Show opens May 13

THE STUDIO SHOW BY STUDENTS OF THE UPSTAIRS GALLERYMAY 13-27, 2017 OPENING RECEPTION FOR THE ARTISTS SATURDAY, MAY 13 2 PM – 5 PMThe Upstairs Gallery is pleased to feature new work from adults and children who have taken art classes at The Upstairs Gallery. To submit student work for the show, please download the application form at:THE STUDIO SHOW... | Read More

‘Paradise Lost’: How The Apple Became The Forbidden Fruit

Some 350 years ago, Milton's epic chronicled the Fall of Man, wrought by the red fruit. Except that it might've been a fig or peach or pear. An ancient Roman made a pun – and the apple myth was born.

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These Short Films Shine A Spotlight On Sexual Harassment

Israeli playwright Sigal Avin teamed up with her friend David Schwimmer to produce #ThatsHarassment. The short films — some inspired by her own experiences — aim to clarify what harassment is.

(Image credit: Victoria Stevens/Dark Harbor Stories/Milk )

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‘I’d Die For You’ Gives A Glimpse Into F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Writing Life

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Zabludowicz Collection exhibits works produced over a 40 year period by 14 artists

You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred brings together artists who use photography as a tool with which to question the boundaries between past and present, the factual and the fictional. Drawing from the Zabludowicz Collection, works produced over a 40 year period by 14 artists explore photography’s ability to suggest moments that are far from certain. Reflecting the numerous... | Read More
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