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Works by Lisa Gilley, at Woodside/Braseth Gallery, and Kathryn Altus and David W. Simpson at Harris/Harvey…
06.19 / 22:09
o.seattletimes.com
Working with developers and Seattle’s culture constituency, the city has released a report with 30 ideas — some already in play — to shelter artists and communities of color from rapid development and skyrocketing rents…
06.19 / 22:09
o.seattletimes.com
The Center for the Arts released this statement on its Facebook page: Kathy Griffin’s Celebrity Run-Ins appearance in Grass Valley, CA on June 16, 2017 has been cancelled. ​Ticket holders will receive a full refund from the box office by close of business Friday, June 2. Please do not contact the box office unless you [&#…
06.19 / 22:08
sierraculture.com
Priceonomic's analyzed every company in the Standard and Poor's 500 Index to see which companies had the highest and lowest revenues per…
06.19 / 22:03
visualnews.com
Sherly Montes – Arts and Entertainment Editor Being on social media these days is a risk in itself and maintaining privacy on one social media platform—let alone various social social media platforms—is not an easy task, said Helen Homa, a senior recreational therapy major. “Just with all the advancements of technology,” said Homa, “it’s scary in a sense, that everyone…
06.19 / 21:41
thesouthernnews.org
Poetry can do a kind of “dream work,” says poet Matthew Zapruder. Credit: REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin “I have a confession to make: I don’t really understand poetry.” So goes the opening line of poet Matthew Zapruder’s forthcoming book “Why Poetry,” which looks at why a lot of people feel alienated by poetry (this line is one he’s heard countless times before) and what can be done to remedy that. The book is part personal, part explanatory an…
06.19 / 21:35
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Diana Prince doesn't need a corset; she has…
06.19 / 21:31
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Lewis sold paintings to passing tourists for $2. Now, they go for as much as $20,000 and her entire house is on view in a museum. Maudie tells the true story of the untrained artist from Nova…
06.19 / 21:17
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The film tells the true story of Maud Lewis, a woman from a small town in Nova Scotia, who, with no formal training, became one of Canada's most celebrated folk…
06.19 / 21:17
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This position leads the ZACH Theatre marketing team in the creation and deployment of effective strategies in the areas of sales, marketing, communications, branding, customer service, and…
06.19 / 21:17
artsjournal.com
Marcia Kanner chaperoned her daughter Ellen’s fourth-grade class from Sunset Elementary to HistoryMiami Museum for a field trip. Many parents are involved in their children’s schooling, but this trip turned … Click to Continue »…
06.19 / 21:14
miamiherald.com
Celine Tam is the adorable 9-year-old singer from Hong Kong competing on America’s Got Talent. Before her audition, she explains that not only was she named after Celine Dion but so was her sister, who is named Dion. And yes, for her audition, she sings Celine Dion’s mega hit “My Heart Will Go On” as…
06.19 / 21:03
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The yearly memberships are broken into three categories that offer different access to the…
06.19 / 20:36
dnainfo.com
OAKLAND, CALIF. — Clars Auction Gallery presented Asian art and antiques as part of its June 17-18 fine art, decorative art, furniture, jewelry/timepieces and Asian art auction. The top lot for the sale came in eight parts, a landscape scroll by Chinese artist Zhang Daqian (1899-1983), ink and color on paper, which sold to a […
06.19 / 20:35
antiquesandthearts.com
Legendary iconoclast Ai Weiwei’s newest show, “Hansel & Gretel,” turns the tables on viewers, making them the subject of the work. The post Under Surveillance: Ai Weiwei’s Eerie Art Installation Spies On the Audience appeared first on CraveOn…
06.19 / 20:27
craveonline.com
There’s nothing new under the sun. That’s what the preacher man said. What has been will be again. So it was at the 50th anniversary celebration of the Monterey International Pop Festival. Marking the semi-centennial of the event that kicked off 1967’s seminal Summer of Love, folks from all over the state…
06.19 / 20:15
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Thirty-one acts made it through the qualifiers on the TV competition World of Dance. They continue to compete against each other in The Duels. The top scoring qualifiers get to choose a rival in their division for the elimination duel. In the Junior division, contemporary dancer Eva Igo will face hip hop duo KynTay (former Janet …
06.19 / 20:06
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On the TV competition World of Dance, the 31 acts that impressed judges JLo, NeYo, and Derek Hough during the qualifiers and got a score of 80 or more are advancing to the first round of The Duels. The top scoring qualifiers get to choose a rival in their division and have a face-off in…
06.19 / 20:06
2paragraphs.com
On the TV competition World of Dance, the 31 acts that impressed judges JLo, NeYo, and Derek Hough during the qualifiers and got a score of 80 or more are advancing to the first round of The Duels. The top scoring qualifiers get to choose a rival in their division and have a face off…
06.19 / 20:06
2paragraphs.com
Along with her own paintings and prints, Marilyn J. Fox, Kutztown, will be presenting a sampling of art by Mohamed Jaffry,  an artist from Tanzania, East Africa. An open studio and sale is scheduled …
06.19 / 20:03
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