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The New Zealand Herald
Travel insider: Singaporeme at . . .Local hawker centres are good spots to meet for a quick and deliciou
Travel insider: Singapore
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 41 minutes ago
me at . . .Local hawker centres are good spots to meet for a quick and delicious feed. What are the must-see galleries?The National Gallery, which has just undergone a massive refurbishment. Great place for a cocktail?If you're feeling nostalgic,... Read more
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Torontoist
A Building of Her Owndoubt appealed to Harris’s interest in European modernism and transcendentalist
A Building of Her Own
Torontoist / Posted 11 hours ago
doubt appealed to Harris’s interest in European modernism and transcendentalist philosophy. The Studio Building in 1913. National Gallery of Canada Archives. Harris’s continued success as an artist provided him the luxury to pursue architecture... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Which wonders will winter bring you?scenes, female nudes and layered portraits come together as part of the Winter
Which wonders will winter bring you?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
scenes, female nudes and layered portraits come together as part of the Winter Masterpieces series. Opens June 24 at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; ngv.vic.gov.au. Peak Music Festival The June long weekend is made for ski trips... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Which wonders will winter bring you?scenes, female nudes and layered portraits come together as part of the Winter
Which wonders will winter bring you?
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 hours ago
scenes, female nudes and layered portraits come together as part of the Winter Masterpieces series. Opens June 24 at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; ngv.vic.gov.au. Peak Music Festival The June long weekend is made for ski trips... Read more
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heraldscotland
Leading Scottish writer: Hibs, Murrayfield, Holyrood the Bank of Scotland should all have artists in residenceScotland - artists or artist's groups on the premises. "Imagine a Scotland whe
Leading Scottish writer: Hibs, Murrayfield, Holyrood the Bank of Scotland should all have artists in residence
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Scotland - artists or artist's groups on the premises. "Imagine a Scotland where the BBC, the Holyrood Parliament, the National Gallery of Scotland, the National Portrait Gallery, the Gallery of Modern Art, the Royal Bank of Scotland, the Bank... Read more
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Business Standard India
The world through Bhupen Khakhar's canvasinternational retrospective of Khakhar since his death in 2003. Hathyogi, 1978
The world through Bhupen Khakhar's canvas
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
international retrospective of Khakhar since his death in 2003. Hathyogi, 1978. Courtesy of the Estate of BhupenKhakhar/National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi © Estate of Bhupen Khakhar. The show derives its title from Khakhar’s... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
St Albans-based AA President receives OBE from Prince William at Buckingham Palaceinto a “splendid room we were told that Prince William would conduct the invest
St Albans-based AA President receives OBE from Prince William at Buckingham Palace
Herts Advertiser / Posted yesterday
into a “splendid room we were told that Prince William would conduct the investiture. “Our waiting room was like the National Gallery, full of priceless paintings by Van Dyke and Canaletto. “We were led in groups of 20 through further... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra fashion collective teams up for high tea to support heart disease fightACT has teamed up with local fashion group CARDIF Collective to host a high tea
Canberra fashion collective teams up for high tea to support heart disease fight
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
ACT has teamed up with local fashion group CARDIF Collective to host a high tea and fashion parade on June 17 at the National Gallery of Australia. Chris Lloyd and her husband David Traylen started CARDIF Collective in December 2015 at the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Lawren Harris paintings bring in more than $3-million at B.C. auctionto $500,000, while Colville’s Racer fetched $560,500. Jean Paul Riopelle’s 195
Lawren Harris paintings bring in more than $3-million at B.C. auction
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
to $500,000, while Colville’s Racer fetched $560,500. Jean Paul Riopelle’s 1955 Composition, which was exhibited at the National Gallery of Canada, sold for $649,000. Heffel says total sales at the auction reached $17.2-million. All prices are... Read more
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express
Can YOU see how a teenager’s PRANK was mistaken for ‘art’?recalled another time people got confused with every day objects and art. He s
Can YOU see how a teenager’s PRANK was mistaken for ‘art’?
express / Posted 2 days ago
recalled another time people got confused with every day objects and art. He said: “There was a room of grey boxes in the National Gallery once, ‘Just setting up’ I asked, ‘No, this is the exhibition’.” One of the pranksters later admitted the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Aboriginal artist to be recognised with lifetime achievement awardincluding in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, the Art Gallery of South Austr
Aboriginal artist to be recognised with lifetime achievement award
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
including in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, the Art Gallery of South Australia, the South Australian Museum, National Gallery of Victoria and National Gallery of Australia. Her works have also been displayed in the National Museum of... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
What's on?Artspace, Mackay WHEN: Today until Friday, June 24  Come along and see insp
What's on?
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Artspace, Mackay WHEN: Today until Friday, June 24  Come along and see inspiring technology sculptures direct from the National Gallery of Australia. The selection of sculptured art is designed for handling. The shapes, surfaces and tactile... Read more
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CTV News
Ontario, B.C. artists named recipients of 3D printing grantsDavid Didur. Farmer and Linklater will have their completed projects displayed
Ontario, B.C. artists named recipients of 3D printing grants
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
David Didur. Farmer and Linklater will have their completed projects displayed at the Ryerson Image Centre and the National Gallery of Canada. Linklater has had his work exhibited and screened at home and abroad at venues including the... Read more
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Business Standard India
The world through Bhupen Khakhar's canvasinternational retrospective of Khakhar since his death in 2003. Hathyogi, 1978
The world through Bhupen Khakhar's canvas
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
international retrospective of Khakhar since his death in 2003. Hathyogi, 1978. Courtesy of the Estate of BhupenKhakhar/National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi © Estate of Bhupen Khakhar. The show derives its title from Khakhar’s... Read more
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Evening Standard
Tom Hiddleston: British film admired worldwide, it needs new BFI homeAll the major art forms in Britain quite correctly have national homes – the Na
Tom Hiddleston: British film admired worldwide, it needs new BFI home
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
All the major art forms in Britain quite correctly have national homes – the National Gallery, the Tate, the Royal Opera House, the National Theatre. All except one – film. We call it by many names: cinema, television, and the moving image. Film is... Read more
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CBC.ca
3 Lawren Harris paintings exceed presale estimates at Heffel spring auctionFine Art Auction) The spring auction also featured Jean Paul Riopelle's 1955 C
3 Lawren Harris paintings exceed presale estimates at Heffel spring auction
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Fine Art Auction) The spring auction also featured Jean Paul Riopelle's 1955 Composition, which was exhibited at the National Gallery of Canada. The two-session live auction took place at the Vancouver Convention Centre. With files from CBC... Read more
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CTV News
Three Lawren Harris paintings bring in more than $3M at Heffel Auction$500,000, while Colville's "Racer" fetched $560,500. Jean Paul Riopelle's 1955
Three Lawren Harris paintings bring in more than $3M at Heffel Auction
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
$500,000, while Colville's "Racer" fetched $560,500. Jean Paul Riopelle's 1955 "Composition," which was exhibited at the National Gallery of Canada. sold for $649,000. Heffel says total sales at the action reached $17.2 million. All prices are... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Heffel Auction: Harris and Carr on the block, with no record in sighton this one seem surprisingly low. Still, The Old Stump sketch became a study f
Heffel Auction: Harris and Carr on the block, with no record in sight
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 2 days ago
on this one seem surprisingly low. Still, The Old Stump sketch became a study for a major painting long since held by the National Gallery of Canada and widely regarded as a cornerstone work in the Harris canon. Coldwell may not have such bona... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hiddleston & Elba launch mission to build £130m home for British filmreflects its stature internationally – a place that’s on a par with your other
Hiddleston & Elba launch mission to build £130m home for British film
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
reflects its stature internationally – a place that’s on a par with your other great institutions like The British Museum, National Gallery, National Theatre – a home that shows the world how important British film is and where years from now the... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Short List: May 25 - June 1is the June 3 opening of Andy Warhol/Ai Weiwei: The expansive exhibit is a coll
Short List: May 25 - June 1
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
is the June 3 opening of Andy Warhol/Ai Weiwei: The expansive exhibit is a collaboration between the Warhol and Australia’s National Gallery of Victoria, which premiered it in December. The 350-some works (paintings, sculptures, wallpaper and more)... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Kraftwerk a major milestone for Detroit's techno festgoers wear 3D glasses as they watch a performance of the German band Kraftwerk
Kraftwerk a major milestone for Detroit's techno fest
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
goers wear 3D glasses as they watch a performance of the German band Kraftwerk at the Neue Nationalgalerie (New National Gallery) museum in Berlin on January 6, 2015. With the concert, the electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk kicked off... Read more
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Scotsman
Thoughts on the 23 buswith me, come to Glasgow …”? His reverie was interrupted by his mother, who po
Thoughts on the 23 bus
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
with me, come to Glasgow …”? His reverie was interrupted by his mother, who pointed out that they were now passing the National Gallery of Scotland. “Remind me, Bertie,” she was saying, “to take you to look at the Poussins. We haven’t looked at... Read more
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metro
Can we just call it a day with stupid internet 'pranks' now?week four members of YouTube prank channel Trollstation were jailed after their
Can we just call it a day with stupid internet 'pranks' now?
metro / Posted 4 days ago
week four members of YouTube prank channel Trollstation were jailed after their prank – they staged an art theft in the National Gallery with tights on their head and fake alarms – caused such widespread terror among the public in the gallery... Read more
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Canberra Times
A tour of Canberra's own Secret City: Episode 1 in 20kmand Kim hold a clandestine meeting. The foggy shores of Lake Burley Griffin hav
A tour of Canberra's own Secret City: Episode 1 in 20km
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
and Kim hold a clandestine meeting. The foggy shores of Lake Burley Griffin have never seemed so secretive. 3km to...National Gallery of Australia The National Gallery of Australia. Photo: Jeffrey Chan Prime Minister Toohey welcomes the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ian Potter Museum show celebrates Olive Cotton and Max Dupain's creative partnershipLakin​ says. Lakin, the former director of Melbourne's Monash Gallery of Art,
Ian Potter Museum show celebrates Olive Cotton and Max Dupain's creative partnership
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Lakin​ says. Lakin, the former director of Melbourne's Monash Gallery of Art, has created the touring exhibition for the National Gallery of Australia. "And while Max Dupain's reputation might now stand well above most other Australian... Read more
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The Irish Times
Visual art: Breeders in nature, all teeth and clawsbut intense study of Anne Ryder, the mother of a close friend. Coincidentally h
Visual art: Breeders in nature, all teeth and claws
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
but intense study of Anne Ryder, the mother of a close friend. Coincidentally her portrait of Sr Stanislaus Kennedy, a National Gallery commission, was unveiled last year. Direct and exact, it does not set out to flatter and, as with a good... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
US art recovery act tainted by the support of vested interestif we look at this case, what has effectively happened is that it has facilitat
US art recovery act tainted by the support of vested interest
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
if we look at this case, what has effectively happened is that it has facilitated the transfer of a famous painting from a national gallery in Austria to a private one in New York. The family of Mrs Bloch-Bauer has of course benefited from this,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Waste Management Hogs Limelight At Expocase for photographer Laurie MacPherson who directed an exhibition titled "Own
Waste Management Hogs Limelight At Expo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
case for photographer Laurie MacPherson who directed an exhibition titled "Own Your Rubbish" that officially opened at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe last week. She is working with other four community groups - The Zee-Bag Project, Shingirirai... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gallery Embarks On Artists Portfolio ReviewThis June, the National Gallery of Zimbabwe will facilitate a portfolio review
Gallery Embarks On Artists Portfolio Review
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
This June, the National Gallery of Zimbabwe will facilitate a portfolio review exercise for 20 practicing visual artists. The review is meant to augment best practise by expanding the selection of artists for the organization's exhibitions in future.... Read more
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Canberra Times
How to start an art collectionCanberra's arts sector she has engaged to speak at the course sessions. Speake
How to start an art collection
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Canberra's arts sector she has engaged to speak at the course sessions. Speakers include two senior curators from the National Gallery of Australia, independent gallery directors and several prominent local collectors, including landscape... Read more
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examiner.com
A dozen enormous animals have set up camp in downtown Bostonat Grand Army Plaza in New York City; the Taipei Fine Arts Museum in Taiwan; th
A dozen enormous animals have set up camp in downtown Boston
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
at Grand Army Plaza in New York City; the Taipei Fine Arts Museum in Taiwan; the Tuileries Gardens at the Louvre in Pars; National Gallery in Prague; National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole, Wyoming; Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Winner of LPGA Volvik Championship in Ann Arbor to get Motawi Tileworks-designed trophyout of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center. Motawi's wo
Winner of LPGA Volvik Championship in Ann Arbor to get Motawi Tileworks-designed trophy
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 7 days ago
out of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center. Motawi's work can be found in more than 320 galleries, showrooms, and museum shops, including the National Gallery of Art and The Chicago Architecture Foundation, the company... Read more
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The Irish Times
High-rise cities can learn a lot from design of the pastmen suffer is from their own opinions”. To get a sense of just how brilliant da
High-rise cities can learn a lot from design of the past
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
men suffer is from their own opinions”. To get a sense of just how brilliant da Vinci was, up close and personal, go to the National Gallery between now and July 17th, where you can see 10 da Vinci drawings from the Royal Collection... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Melbourne kids' take on colouring book crazesaid the idea for the book came when she and Julie Kennedy saw artist-produced
Melbourne kids' take on colouring book craze
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
said the idea for the book came when she and Julie Kennedy saw artist-produced colouring books at an art book fair at the National Gallery of Victoria. "We are trying to look at the colouring book craze through a new lens, through the eyes of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Winner of next week's Volvik Championship in Ann Arbor to get Motawi Tileworks-designed trophyout of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center. Motawi's wo
Winner of next week's Volvik Championship in Ann Arbor to get Motawi Tileworks-designed trophy
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
out of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center. Motawi's work can be found in more than 320 galleries, showrooms, and museum shops, including the National Gallery of Art and The Chicago Architecture Foundation, the company... Read more
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InsideHousing
No apologiesof public land– Mr Khan pointed out that it has a few sites which aren’t exactl
No apologies
InsideHousing / Posted 8 days ago
of public land– Mr Khan pointed out that it has a few sites which aren’t exactly suitable for housing. These include the National Gallery, British Museum and Number 10 Downing Street. We all knew Boris had his eye on No10, but we didn’t think it... Read more
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Evening Standard
Politics and diversity at the Flower Showgarden pictures of Monet and followers at the Royal Academy, and the Delacroix
Politics and diversity at the Flower Show
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
garden pictures of Monet and followers at the Royal Academy, and the Delacroix and Dutch flower painting exhibitions at the National Gallery — remind us, there is nothing staid about horticulture. Flowers are often a medium of artistic... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know Fridaythough you're gone, we still a team. Through your family, I'll fulfill your dre
5 things you need to know Friday
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
though you're gone, we still a team. Through your family, I'll fulfill your dream..." (Photo: Timothy Greenfied-Sanders, National Gallery of Art via AP)Suspects in Chicago family slaying in court A 22-year-old man and his 19-year-old girlfriend... Read more
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Boston Globe
Doling out dollars to local filmmakers$25,000 for post-production. Here’s a partial list of the winners: Documentar
Doling out dollars to local filmmakers
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
$25,000 for post-production. Here’s a partial list of the winners: Documentary legend and previous grant winner (“National Gallery” in 2014) Frederick Wiseman for his latest project, “Ex Libris: New York Public Library,” about the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Milestones for Australian women since 1975institutionFebruary, 1990 Betty Churcher becomes the first female director of
Milestones for Australian women since 1975
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
institutionFebruary, 1990 Betty Churcher becomes the first female director of a national cultural institution, the National Gallery of Australia.Victoria's first female premierAugust 10, 1990 Joan Kirner becomes Victoria's first female... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Arts Briefswon the Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellowship from the Center for the Advanced
Arts Briefs
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
won the Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellowship from the Center for the Advanced Study of the Visual Arts (CASVA) from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. She earned the fellowship for her research into the art and architecture of... Read more
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Literary Minded
Vale Judy Napangardi Watson, 1925 - 2016 - Warlpiri artist and force of nature - The Northern MythWarlpiri word for a “place of fire”just west of Yuendumu. In 2004 Gloria Moral
Vale Judy Napangardi Watson, 1925 - 2016 - Warlpiri artist and force of nature - The Northern Myth
Literary Minded / Posted 9 days ago
Warlpiri word for a “place of fire”just west of Yuendumu. In 2004 Gloria Morales–trained as a curator at the National Gallery in Canberra–joined Warlukurlangu and helped to refine Napangardi’s use of colour beyond what had been a... Read more
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The Hindu
A thoughtful choiceare naturally and understandably enthused at the idea of another film festival
A thoughtful choice
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
are naturally and understandably enthused at the idea of another film festival dedicated to the acclaimed auteur. The National Gallery of Modern Art has organised a three-day film festival starting today at its premises, showcasing six films... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Rubbish' Exhibition Opens At GalleryAn art exhibition focusing on environmental issues related to rubbish opens tod
'Rubbish' Exhibition Opens At Gallery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
An art exhibition focusing on environmental issues related to rubbish opens today at National Gallery of Zimbabwe. Running under the banner "Own Your Rubbish" the project is the brainchild of photographer and creative director Laurie Macpherson. She... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Intwasa Fashion Show Seeks Modelsto take place on October 1 as part of the Intwasa Arts Festival koBulawayo. Mod
Intwasa Fashion Show Seeks Models
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
to take place on October 1 as part of the Intwasa Arts Festival koBulawayo. Model casting will be on May 28 at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe in Bulawayo. The casting is open to professional models, new faces and plus-size... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coca-Cola Partners Swedish Artiste"Waiting for Love" singers anthem for the campaign featuring Conrad Sewel was p
Coca-Cola Partners Swedish Artiste
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
"Waiting for Love" singers anthem for the campaign featuring Conrad Sewel was played during the launch held at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe, last Tuesday night while local upcoming accapela and beat boxing group Soul Feeling performed... Read more
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Business Wire
6th LICENSING JAPAN, Japan's Largest Trade Show for Licensing Business, to Be Held from June 29 to July 1 in Tokyoyear, a special zone featuring a wide range of art & design properties will be
6th LICENSING JAPAN, Japan's Largest Trade Show for Licensing Business, to Be Held from June 29 to July 1 in Tokyo
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
year, a special zone featuring a wide range of art & design properties will be launched. Exhibitors including the National Gallery (UK), ITOCHU FASHION SYSTEM, Art Vivant, Gallery Aya, etc. will showcase the works of Van Gogh, Monet, Keith... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
5 Southeast Asian directors to collaborate with National Gallery Singapore on omnibus filmSINGAPORE: It is the first-ever collaboration between five award-winning region
5 Southeast Asian directors to collaborate with National Gallery Singapore on omnibus film
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
SINGAPORE: It is the first-ever collaboration between five award-winning regional auteurs and the National Gallery Singapore, all in the name of celebrating Southeast Asian art and and connecting it to a worldwide audience. Titled Art Through Our... Read more
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examiner.com
The problem with the art of Elisabeth Louise Vigee Le Brunended last week, but hey, if you like syrupy, sappy paintings, you can catch th
The problem with the art of Elisabeth Louise Vigee Le Brun
examiner.com / Posted 10 days ago
ended last week, but hey, if you like syrupy, sappy paintings, you can catch the same show of Le Brun’s 79 portraits at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa June 10-Sept. 12. Besides the dewy-eyed and dreamy look that she gave her subjects –... Read more
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Arts Journal
Art Museum Day’s Odd Couples: Corcoran/GWU, MASS MoCA/Crystal Bridges, Smithsonian/Hebrew Universitythe doomed three-way marriage of the Corcoran Gallery and College of Art + Desi
Art Museum Day’s Odd Couples: Corcoran/GWU, MASS MoCA/Crystal Bridges, Smithsonian/Hebrew University
Arts Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the doomed three-way marriage of the Corcoran Gallery and College of Art + Design with George Washington University and the National Gallery. Corcoran Gallery of ArtPhoto by Lee Rosenbaum For those who still harbored some hope that the Corcoran’s... Read more
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