Visual Arts Press Release
|05/28/2020 - 10:49||
New Dates for the infinite catalyst of storytelling, 11th New Media Film Festival® Lineup of 121 Titles from 30 Countries, 83 are Premieres
New Media Film Festival, an award-winning and innovative festival, is pleased to announce new dates for the 11th annual event. The goal of the festival is to honor stories worth telling through technology, innovation, storytelling, and media platforms. The organizers are announcing the much-awaited event that will now happen on February 3rd and 4th 2021.
|05/21/2020 - 18:44||
Double helix of masonry researchers uncover the secret of Italian Renaissance domes
What can modern engineering learn from an erstwhile jeweler who built the largest masonry dome in existence? The construction of the Florentine duomo by Filippo Brunelleschi has been an engineering marvel for more than 500 years, showcasing ancient techniques that still hold valuable insights for modern engineering.
|05/20/2020 - 08:16||
Architect Firm, Trimble Architects, Explains How to Use an Architect for your Building Project
Experienced RIBA Architect Bob Trimble of Trimble Architects explains how a client can use an architect to help a person with a building project. Find out more about choosing the right architect for a building project.
|05/20/2020 - 06:43||
Yoav Hasson is an Architect and Designer - Secure online brand
Yoav Hasson a director of secure online brand is an architect, He creates designs for new construction projects, alterations and redevelopments .He uses his specialist construction knowledge and high-level drawing skills to design buildings that are functional, safe, sustainable and aesthetically pleasing.
|05/19/2020 - 21:00||
Ergosoft 16 RIP Software Supports X-Rite i1Pro 3 Spectrophotometers
Using i1Pro 3 or i1Pro 3 Plus color management devices with the Ergosoft RIP Software allows printers to quickly implement color standards across a variety of substrates and production equipment.
|05/19/2020 - 13:35||
Enabling highways and bridges to prevent their own damage
Luna Lu is investigating unique ways to build artificial intelligence into concrete-paved bridges and highways, enabling them to prevent and repair their own damage.
|05/15/2020 - 15:45||
The Synchromists and Oscar Bluemner: The Sonnet Series
The Vilcek Foundation has recently launched two online exhibitions of works from the Vilcek Collection: ?The Synchromists?
|05/15/2020 - 14:17||
This Moment in Time
DETROIT ? For her favorite pastime Mary Cuevas has taken thousands of photographs over the years. Sunrises and sunsets. Oceanfronts. Family and friends. Manhole covers. Rocks. A day doesn?t go by without her taking a picture of something no matter how incidental.
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|05/15/2020 - 09:57||
People on the Move highlights the career advancements of high-level trailblazers working professionally in diverse areas of standardization, contributing every day to the strength and success of the U.S. standards and conformance community.
The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC), a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has appointed Michael Dakduk as president and CEO.
|05/14/2020 - 20:29||
Dominion Cartridge Company Ammunition Board, Produced in Canada in the 1930s, Brings CA$4,500 in Miller & Miller Auction
The online sale featured a generous offering of advertising, toys and historic objects, plus great single-owner collections of sewing machines and car hood ornaments.
|05/14/2020 - 17:27||
Getty Research Institute Acquires Archive of Performance Artist Rachel Rosenthal
LOS ANGELES – The Getty Research Institute has acquired the archive of American performance artist Rachel Rosenthal (1926-2015). The archive documents her entire career as a pioneer of performance art and feminist art.
|05/14/2020 - 07:55||
Recruitment underway for 2020 Irish Aquaculture Accelerator programme
Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), Ireland’s seafood development agency announced today (Thursday, 14th May) that recruitment is underway for this year’s Aquaculture Accelerator programme. The two-week programme, managed by aquaculture accelerator Hatch and funded under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund, is taking place in the RDI (Research, Development, Innovation) Hub in Killorglin, Co Kerry this October.
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|05/14/2020 - 06:23||
Frist, Fisk University Galleries, and Pulitzer Arts Foundation Host Free Online Terry Adkins Program
Curators from the three institutions join together for a virtual happy hour conversation about Terry Adkins and music Thursday, May 21, 5:30 p.m.
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|05/14/2020 - 05:55||
Bridgelux Develops a New Metric to Quantify the Naturalness of Light
FREMONT, California – May 14, 2020 – Bridgelux today announced development of a new metric to enable objective comparisons of light sources to natural light. With the growing market interest in human-centric lighting, the question of “naturalness” of light source spectra is becoming a frequently asked question.
|05/14/2020 - 03:34||
AIA releases new and updated sustainable project documents
WASHINGTON ? May 14, 2020 ?The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is releasing new and updated AIA contract documents today that support businesses with reaching their sustainability goals and programming.
|05/12/2020 - 15:43||
SFMOMA Commissions Local Artist Collective Takeovers as Part of New Community in Residence Program
Jeepneys (Anna Luisa Petrisko) leads a group performance of a Pauline Oliveros Sonic Meditation score at the Heavy Breathing launch event (YBCA, San Francisco, June 18, 2015); photo: courtesy Heavy Breathing.
|05/12/2020 - 14:11||
National Institute of Building Sciences Mourns the Loss of Past Board Chair Jim W. Sealy
Sealy was an architect, who made a huge impact on Texas state and national architecture and building codes. He was one of the first American Institute of Architects members to deliver a national talk on the Americans with Disabilities Act.
|05/11/2020 - 16:06||
Sheltering in Place May Not Keep You Safe from Falls: Tips to Protect Yourself at Home
CASTRO VALLEY, CALIF. –According to the National Council on Aging, more than 75 percent of falls happen inside or near the home where people often feel safer and roam without thought to the safety hazards around them. With the current shelter in place orders keeping people home, focusing on fall prevention is even more necessary.
|05/11/2020 - 14:51||
New tools for gardening classes
Horticulture lecturer Opal Rowe boxes up materials for students to work on at home Horticulture and garden design lecturers at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) have been exploring innovative ways of teaching practical units during the coronavirus pandemic.
|05/11/2020 - 13:00||
Veritiv Obtains Exclusive Distribution Rights in Canada for Asia Pulp & Papers China Division Coated Board
ATLANTA (May 11, 2020) -- Veritiv Corporation (NYSE: VRTV), a leading print and paper solutions provider, announced today that its Canadian division, Veritiv Canada Inc., will be the exclusive Canadian distributor of coated board from China from Asia Pulp & Paper (APP).
|05/11/2020 - 07:03||
U.S. State Department to distribute AIA COVID-19 alternate care site checklist for international use
WASHINGTON ? May 11, 2020 ? An alternate care site checklist produced by a special COVID-19 task force of The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is being distributed internationally by the United States Department of State, which translated the tool into three languages.
|05/11/2020 - 05:04||
CONTEMPORARY ART INSPIRES STUDENTS COMPETING IN THE 16TH ANNUAL WILSONART CHALLENGES STUDENT CHAIR DESIGN COMPETITION
TEMPLE, TX (May 11, 2020) – The principles of contemporary art was the theme that inspired students at Ryerson School of Interior Design to design and build chairs for the 16th Annual Wilsonart Challenges Student Chair Design Competition. Beyond basic form and function, each design was also informed by how students used expressive and stylistic contemporary elements such as movement, proportion, contrast or balance. When creating their chairs, students used patterns from the Wilsonart® Laminate Collection. The winning chair and five runners up can be viewed here.
|05/08/2020 - 13:57||
Video: Paa Joe: Gates of No Return,
Saturdays are for families! Tune in to the High’s YouTube channel each Saturday morning for a Family Read Aloud and hear our staff read a beautifully illustrated storybook.
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|05/07/2020 - 18:23||
The New York Public Librarys Beloved Lions Patience and Fortitude To Take Over Twitter As Part of Birthday Celebration
The lions—symbols of New York City’s resilience and strength for over 100 years—will mark their birthday on Monday, May 11 with a series of online events to inspire and entertain New Yorkers.
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|05/07/2020 - 15:24||
BIM pilots online learning for Skipper Training Programme
The Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) National Fisheries College of Ireland in Castletownbere, Co. Cork is piloting the Skipper Full Certificate of Competency as an online course, commencing this week (6th May 2020). The Skipper Full Programme will be conducted as a nine-week online course, followed by three weeks in situ in Castletownbere once the college can open for the new academic term in accordance with covid restrictions.
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