Artist Press Release
|06/24/2020 - 21:51||
Kalakari Film Festival Launches Online Film Fest
Rishi Nikam, the founder of kalakari film fest organisazied 2020 Film Fest an online event. kalakari film festival An award function and exhibition kalakri is of NGO HELPING HANDS and is the most prestigious Awards for the animation, visual effects, photography segment across the Indian sub-continent and beyond.
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|06/22/2020 - 11:10||
34 Awards Made to Artists in Choreography, Fiction/Creative Nonfiction, and Painting
Daniela Rivera (Painting Fellow ’20, ’12), installation view of WHERE THE SKY TOUCHES THE EARTH (DONDE DE CIELO LA TIERRA) (2019), oil on canvas, 12 x 30 x 30ft Mass Cultural Council is honored to announce the 2020 Artist Fellowship awards in Choreography, Fiction/Creative Nonfiction, and Painting. The awards include 18 fellowships of $15,000, and 16 finalist awards of $1,500. See a list of this year’s fellows and finalists , to date.
|06/19/2020 - 22:01||
Andrew Jones Auctions Will Hold Online-Only Dtla Collections & Estates Auctions on Tuesday, June 30 and Tuesday, July 14
The auctions will feature market fresh furnishings, books, historical documents, fine art, antiques, design, Asian artworks, garden furnishings, silver and more.
|06/17/2020 - 14:44||
Egg from Antarctica is Big and Might Belong to an Extinct Sea Lizard
AUSTIN, Texas — In 2011, Chilean scientists discovered a mysterious fossil in Antarctica that looked like a deflated football. For nearly a decade, the specimen sat unlabeled and unstudied in the collections of Chile’s National Museum of Natural History, with scientists identifying it only by its sci-fi movie-inspired nickname – “The Thing.”
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|06/17/2020 - 11:27||
AICP Post Awards Announces 2020 Winners
New York, NY – June 17, 2020 – The 2020 AICP Post Awards winners, honoring ex-cellence in a range of post production arts, were revealed tonight during a special virtual premiere held online, in keeping with social distancing initiatives driven by the COVID-19 pan-demic. Tonight’s presentation is the second of three virtual celebrations that comprise AICP Week – which led off with the premiere of the AICP Next Awards on June 16th and will conclude with the screening of the AICP Show: The Art & Technique of the Commercial on June 18th.
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|06/16/2020 - 17:34||
Young Chickasaw Artist Continues to Expand Technique and Portfolio
Chickasaw artist Chance Brown’s plein aire landscape painting “Pennington Creek” is available at artesianartsfestival.com.
|06/16/2020 - 12:28||
The George Eastman Museum continues at-home programming with new virtual offerings
Rochester, N.Y., June 16, 2020 —The George Eastman Museum is continuing to expand its online offerings through Eastman Museum at Home. The museum is working with Yelp Rochester to offer new virtual programs from baking to crafting, the events will be held on June 18 and June 30 through Yelp Rochester online. The museum has also rescheduled its Portrait of Jennie : The Rarest Cinematic Experience of All Time webinar to June 25, and the Curator’s Gallery Talk with Bea Nettles to June 26. All virtual events and webinars are free but registration is required.
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|06/15/2020 - 18:17||
Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Hilton Als named Presidential Visiting Scholar at Princeton
Author and theater critic Hilton Als has been named an inaugural Presidential Visiting Scholar at Princeton University for the 2020-21 academic year. The visiting scholars program, which comes into effect in the fall, is intended to support visitors from academic or professional fields who can contribute to the University’s diversity, broadly defined.
|06/15/2020 - 10:51||
UNHCR and Twitter launch 2020 World Refugee Day emoji created by Ivorian artist OPlerou
Twenty-two-year-old O’Plérou Grebet visits the banks of Abidjan’s lagoon frequently. Moving around the city requires crossing the water, and his observations during these journeys help him creatively. © UNHCR/Roberto Valussi.
|06/15/2020 - 02:15||
Throw a Shaka, Not a Fist answers turbulent time
Windward Community College Marketing and Public Relations Director, Chancellor's Office Music Instructor/Director, Hawai‘i Music Institute, Humanities.
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|06/12/2020 - 17:54||
Former London And Miami Art Dealer Arrested For Fraud Scheme
Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced today the unsealing of a Complaint in Manhattan federal court charging INIGO PHILBRICK, an art dealer specializing in post-war and contemporary fine art, with galleries in London, United Kingdom, and Miami, Florida, with engaging in a multi-year scheme to defraud various individuals and entities in order to finance his art business.
|06/12/2020 - 08:04||
Croatian Electronica Artist Walter Wayne Releases Track "Oblivion" via Superposition Records
Oblivion is Walter Wayne's first track done in minimal techno style heavily influenced by some of best work from Boris Brejcha. Oblivion is released via SuperPosition Records.
|06/11/2020 - 01:46||
The Ringling Receives Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
Sarasota, Florida—National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Mary Anne Carter has approved more than $84 million in grants as part of the Arts Endowment’s second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2020. Included in this announcement is an Art Works award of $30,000 to The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art for programming pertaining to Women and the Circus. This is one of 1015 grants nationwide that the agency has approved in this category.
|06/10/2020 - 10:21||
Delaware Division of the Arts Awards $443,000 in CARES Act Relief Funds
Wilmington, Del. (June 10, 2020) – Earlier this year, the Division of the Arts received $423,600 from the National Endowment for the Arts through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. With this special award and additional federal funds, the Division developed two short-term grant opportunities to help secure jobs and support Delaware’s nonprofit arts organizations and artists that add value to the state’s economy and bolster the creative life of our communities.
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|06/09/2020 - 19:32||
Rare Items Signed by many of History's Brightest Luminaries Will be in University Archives' Online-Only Auction, June 24
The Rare Books, Manuscripts & Relics Including Forbes and Kerouac auction has 276 lots, with a start time of 10:30 am Eastern.
|06/09/2020 - 14:02||
Master fabric weaver to showcase work at Artesian Online Art Market
Tyra Shackleford’s “Finger Woven Shawl” was acquired in 2019 by the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian.
|06/08/2020 - 22:38||
Leftovers become art in hands of Chickasaw artist
Chickasaw artist Marty Andruss is one of several Southeastern Indian artists showing their work on the Artesian Online Art Market at ArtesianArtsFestival.com.
|06/08/2020 - 22:33||
Artist proves its never too late
This woven piece by Beverly Callahan, modeled by Melissa Akin, can be viewed or purchased at ArtesianArtsFestival.com through July 31.
|06/08/2020 - 22:01||
Artworks Done in the Style of, or are Attributed to, Master Artists Will be in 500 Gallery's Online-Only Auction June 17
The 153 artworks have been done in the styles of, or are attributed to, master artists such as Warhol, Basquiat, Monet, Klein, Krasner, Renoir and others.
|06/04/2020 - 14:42||
Music + social justice: Seven Last Words of the Unarmed project adds educational resources
These men are the subjects of a powerful multimovement work by Atlanta-based composer Joel Thompson titled “Seven Last Words of the Unarmed” that was debuted by the Men’s Glee Club at the University of Michigan in October 2015.
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|06/04/2020 - 13:21||
Internationally Recognized Chef Jose Andres And Grammy Award Winner Sheryl Crow To Headline Forresters CX North America 2020 Virtual Experience
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 4, 2020 — Forrester today announced the guest keynote speaker, musical performer, and conference agenda for its CX North America 2020 virtual experience, which will be held from June 16–18, 2020.
|06/03/2020 - 01:35||
interPHOTO France to Showcase Global COVID19 Lockdown Photography
Diverse photographic images created during the COVID-19 Lockdown, necessitated by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, will be showcased in a juried exhibition at the interPHOTO Online Gallery in August, 2020.
|06/02/2020 - 16:48||
The Ringling Opens New Photography Exhibition
Sarasota, Florida- The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition: Being Seen: Recent Acquisitions from The Ringling Photography Collection .
|06/02/2020 - 16:25||
Florida Man Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Fraudulent Acquisition Of Valuable Artworks Using Stolen Identities
Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that ANTONIO DIMARCO was sentenced in Manhattan federal court today to 54 months in prison for participating in a conspiracy to commit wire fraud, based on his attempt to fraudulently acquire millions of dollars’ worth of artworks from art galleries, auction houses, and private collectors from around the world. U.S. District Judge Valerie E. Caproni presided over the defendant’s sentencing.
|06/01/2020 - 16:10||
ResiliArt Illustration exhibits young talent in the region
Specifically conceived for young people between the ages of 16 and 25, UNESCO in partnership with Blazer Magazine ran an illustration contest under the them #Resiliart, which received a tremendous response, with over 200 unique entries from talented young and emerging illustrators.