U.S. Arts and Culture News

Arts&Culture

Frieze London is hosting a series of talks through their discussion panels with artists and art makers under Frieze Masters Talks 2017. The program featured keynote lectures and panel debates featuring the most influential artists and thinkers of today.The Frieze Masters Talks 2017 introduced a section entirely dedicated to show art under “Sex Work.” The discussion featured Renate Bertlmann, Marilyn Minter, Cosey Fanni Tutti and Penny Slinger in a tête-à-tête chaired by Alison M. Gingeras, …
10.07 / 19:11
sea.blouinartinfo.com
London museums were at the center of an alert after a car crash near the Natural History Museum, in which as many of 11 people were injured. Police said that while they are on high alert for terrorist activity, the incident was “not terror related.”Witnesses said the car mounted the sidewalk near the London museum, which is a major tourist attraction along with the neighboring Science Museum and Victoria & Albert Museum. A man was detained at the scene and the accident is being inv…
10.07 / 19:11
sea.blouinartinfo.com
Last week 2Paragraphs was lucky enough to attend the opening night of Tribes at the Gate Theatre in Dublin. Nina Raine’s play is both hilarious and heartbreaking, a comedy of manners that pokes fun at a certain sort of dysfunctional suburban family (cultured, creative, and caustic: read snobbish) and an incisive examination of exclusion. Tribes […
10.07 / 17:29
2paragraphs.com
In The Last Man on Earth episode “Stocko Syndrome,” while Pamela (Kristen Wiig) ties up Phil (Will Forte) on her yacht, the rest of the group gets stranded on an island where they meet a castaway, Glenn, whose been stranded there for years. [Elliott played a rich kid lost at sea in Cabin Boy] Glenn [&#…
10.07 / 16:51
2paragraphs.com
The British Museum is hosting an exhibition “The business of prints” at the museum’s London location.Partly based on the on the 2016 Antony Griffiths book “The Print before Photography: An Introduction to European Printmaking 1550–1820”, the exhibition explores new perspectives of printmaking as an art, which goes way back since 15th century, when it was very different in form and process than what we perceive as today’s photographically-derived imageries. Focusing on four major topics- the…
10.07 / 16:10
sea.blouinartinfo.com
“Aristocracy,” Proust observed, “is relative.” A master of double entendre, Proust’s bon mot offers more than one interpretation. Aristocracy, in a very literal sense, is a matter of whom your relatives are.However, Proust also gestures toward the conditional nature of societal station; one’s position in life is always measured against, and often by, another’s.For Toyin Ojih Odutola, an artist who has long mined familial archetypes for creative impetus, the myth of the aristocracy is a conc…
10.07 / 16:10
sea.blouinartinfo.com
FQ Projects presents a dual artist exhibition by Sun Jing and Yu Qiping. Th exhibition title is “Long Long Ago There is a Mountain”.Paper is the primary media for both of their artworks, in one side artist Sun Jing uses mixed media art collage work, artist Yu Qiping reconstructs traditional Chinese painting style in a modern form. This exhibition is the artist Yu Qiping’s first collaboration with FQ Projects. The exhibition will continue till 29th October,2017. At the beginning of this year…
10.07 / 16:10
sea.blouinartinfo.com
Gallerie dell'Accademia, celebrating its bicentenary with “Canova, Hayez, Cicognara. L’ultima gloria di Venezia.''One of the oldest and most prestigious foundations in Venice, the Gallerie dell'Accademia is celebrating its bicentenary with the exhibition ‘’Canova, Hayez, Cicognara. L’ultima gloria di Venezia". There are over 100 works in the display depicting Serenissima Repubblica di Venezia’s aesthetic revival by Canova, Hayez and Cicognara, which started with the return of the Cavalli di…
10.07 / 16:10
sea.blouinartinfo.com
Florence, the undisputed birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, seems to have been bypassed by the surge of new Contemporary art spaces in Italy. However, Roberto Casamonti, founder of the Tornabuoni Art gallery, is hoping to change that with the opening of his museum next February. It will showcase the Casamonti Collection that is particulary well-endowed with Post-war Italian art.As the undisputed birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, Florence has more treasures per square foot…
10.07 / 16:10
sea.blouinartinfo.com
In the Season 4 premiere of Madam Secretary, “News Cycle,” on the first day of the U.N. General Assembly, a diplomat suddenly dies during a meeting with Elizabeth McCord (Tea Leoni). In a bizarre but all too real twist, a “fake news” story claiming Elizabeth is responsible for the man’s death goes viral. 22 percent…
10.07 / 16:02
2paragraphs.com
HBO is airing a two-hour special simply titled Spielberg. They’ve edited more than 30 hours of interviews with the Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg (Jaws, E.T., Close Encounters of a Third Kind, The Color Purple, Indiana Jones) himself, fellow directors (like Martin Scorsese), and Hollywood actors who have worked with him including Leonardo DiCaprio (Catch Me …
10.07 / 16:02
2paragraphs.com
As most of our readers will know, the Experimental Aircraft Association Foundation has a large collection of historic aircraft. One of these is an extraordinarily rare H-model variant of the North American B-25 Mitchell. This medium bomber rolled off the North American factory production line at Inglewood, California in 1943 and flew with the U.S. Army Air Force as 43-4432 during[Read …
10.07 / 14:50
warbirdsnews.com
This past summer, Salem United Church of Christ chose a community outreach project to collect school supplies for the Weatherly Area School District. Notebooks, folders, pencils, markers, and erasers, along with tissues, hand sanitizers and disinfectant…
10.07 / 14:38
standardspeaker.com
❏ Samantha Yanuzzi, daughter of Ronnie and Martha Yanuzzi, today. She is a first-grade teacher at Arthur Street Elementary School. ❏ Claudia Stroia, daughter of Mary Pat and Dr. Luciano Stroia and granddaughter of Mary Parrell, 18th, today. She is a sen…
10.07 / 14:38
standardspeaker.com
Audenried ■Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 101 W. Church St., Audenried, will celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation with a Holy Communion service on Oct. 29 at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Robert vonFrisch will preside. Salem’s doors are open to al…
10.07 / 14:38
standardspeaker.com
The Hazleton Area Garden Club will offer the Michele T. Fellin Scholarship, a $1,000 award in the memory of Michele Fellin, past club president, who served from 2009-10. The scholarship is available to students who reside in Luzerne, Carbon or…
10.07 / 14:38
standardspeaker.com
❏ ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at noon today at Pathway to Recovery, 223 W. Broad St., Hazleton; use side entrance. ❏ NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS will meet today at 7 p.m. (addicts only) at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 46 S. Laurel St., Hazleton. ❏ ALCOHOL…
10.07 / 14:38
standardspeaker.com
Tristan Kermode, a 22-year-old ‘content creator’ born and raised in Bermuda, has recently turned to Instagram to promote his work. The photographer regularly shares vibrant images and videos of Bermuda with his thousands of followers. “I would say Instagram is probably the most important part of what I do,” Tristan told Bernews. “It’s crazy to […](Click to read the full…
10.07 / 13:21
bernews.com
Markus Stenz, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s principal guest conductor, can be counted on to generate vivifying performances of great repertoire. He’s doing it again in his latest visit. Given how infrequently the music of Wagner turns up in Baltimore, it is particularly gratifying to fin…
10.07 / 11:28
events.baltimoresun.com
The twin art fairs of Frieze celebrated in Regent’s Park, London, offers an opportunity for viewers to be exposed to artists, curators, writers and critic’s discussions with Frieze Masters Talks.The discussions are organized at both venues of Frieze Masters and Frieze London feature leading artists, writers, museum curators, and critics discussing the history of art in context of its continuing significance in contemporary art practices.Frieze Masters Talks 2017 program has been curated by&…
10.07 / 11:18
sea.blouinartinfo.com