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15 hrs ago | Style Weekly

Confederate Flaggers Inspire Hip-Hop Counter Protest

Cook and indie rapper Goad Gatsby is protesting the Virginia Flaggers at VMFA by playing rap music and declaring hip-hop as his heritage.

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Related Topix: Arts, Richmond, VA

18 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

MCLA announces honorees for May 17 commencement

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts will celebrate its 115th commencement exercises beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, in the Amsler Campus Center Gymnasium.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts , Berkshire County, MA, Arts, Deval Patrick, US Governors, UMass Boston

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Tallahassee Democrat

'In Full Color:' FSU's BFA Art Exhibit

At the foot of the museum staircase, "My William," a defiant, brilliantly misshapen sculpture by graduating artist Alinna Brigitte Diaz, confronts an eager pack of guests filing into the East Wing of the Fine Arts building.

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Related Topix: Arts, Waterford, PA

KKSA-AM San Angelo

Ceramic Competition Continues

Ceramic Artists from all over north America are in San Angelo for the biennial 20th National Ceramic Competition.

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Related Topix: San Angelo, TX, Arts

Tallahassee Democrat

Gallery director mixes administration, art

In the two-story Foster-Tanner Fine Arts Gallery on FAMU's campus, the graduating seniors buzz up and down the stairs, quietly adding finishing touches to their artwork, or chatting with nervous energy in clusters as they prepare for their senior exhibition.

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Related Topix: Arts, Tallahassee, FL

Asbury Park Press

Author explores realm of Garden State discoveries

Paternity test: If necessity is the mother of invention, could New Jersey be the father? Find out today, April 13, at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum in Morristown, where author Linda Barth will discuss her book, "A History of Inventing in New Jersey: From Thomas Edison to the Ice Cream Cone," as part of the museum's Spring Speaker Series.

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Related Topix: New Jersey, Inventions, Science / Technology, Morristown, NJ, Arts

Sat Apr 12, 2014

SavannahNow

Newsmakers

Duties: Grismer will oversee all projects from start to finish. She will also work with clients to complete projects by outlining required resources, scope, budget and timing.

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Related Topix: Savannah College of Art & Design, Arts, University of Georgia Armstrong Atlantic, Capella University, Statesboro, GA, Metter, GA

KISU-TV Pocatello

Live from the Artists Den

LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN is an innovative new music series featuring extraordinary artists performing in extraordinary settings.

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Related Topix: Arts, Sara Bareilles

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Georgia Straight

David Lynch to show his way with art in Philadelphia exhibit

I Burn Pinecone, 2009, Mixed media on cardboard, 72 x 108 in. Galerie Karl Pfefferle, Munich, Germany, to be shown at upcoming PAFA show in Philly.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Blue Velvet, Philadelphia, PA, Eraserhead, World News, Germany, Arts, Painting

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Sioux City School District considers specialty schools, the first to focus on fine arts

Twice a week, Sioux City elementary school students attend music class. Music and art are called "specials," because they don't happen every day.

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Related Topix: Sioux City, IA, Education Etc., Arts

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Weekend Best Bets

Fitchburg State presents its jazz and concert bands, under the direction of Michele Caniato and Michael LaCava, at 7:30 this evening in Weston Auditorium, 353 North St. Admission is free.

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Related Topix: Fitchburg, MA, Jazz, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Arts

Phillymag.com

First Major U.S. David Lynch Museum Exhibition Coming to PAFA

This fall the Philadelphia Academy of the Fine Arts will present what it's calling the first major U.S. museum exhibition of the works of filmmaker David Lynch, who attended the school from 1965 to 1970.

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Related Topix: Arts

Easy Reader News

Tried and True: On solid footing at the California Museum of Fine Art

Art galleries often reflect the people who run them, with local examples being South Bay Contemporary - which is eclectic, impish, playful - and Ego Fine Arts , which is a visual orgy of color and sound with a slap-happy bohemian, joie de vivre attitude.

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Related Topix: Arts, Camino, CA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

The Daily Campus

'Unclaimed Space' exhibit comes to Benton

Tuesday afternoon, five UConn Masters of Fine Arts students exhibited their work at the Benton Museum of Art.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Picture-Perfect Career: A Cultural Conversation With Anne Wilkes Tucker

When Anne Wilkes Tucker arrived at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston in 1976 as a consultant for its first photography department, there was not a lot to do.

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Related Topix: Arts, Photography

Hispanic Business

United States : MICROSOFT donates $1.5 million in licenses and upgrades to MFA

The grant is intended to improve the museum s computing platform including its database of nearly 500,000 works of art, the museum.

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Arts

Houston Press

Capsule Art Reviews: April 10, 2014

"The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute " These days, Impressionist exhibitions are the art museum version of the ballet The Nutcracker : frothy and beautiful, if a little overexposed, and sure to pack 'em in at almost any price.

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Related Topix: Houston, TX, Arts

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Art Daily

Renny Pritikin appointed Chief Curator of The Contemporary Jewish Museum

The Contemporary Jewish Museum announces the appointment of Renny Pritikin as Chief Curator.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA, Arts, Davis, CA, UC Davis

IBerkshires

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The chairman of the Board of Higher Education will be the keynote speaker at the 115th commencement exercises at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts on Saturday, May 17, beginning at 11 a.m., in the Amsler Campus Center Gymnasium.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts , Arts, Berkshire County, MA, Deval Patrick, US Governors, Northeastern University

Sun Apr 06, 2014

CultureMap

Spring blooms at Bayou Bend young professionals garden party -...

What: With azaleas and champion trees in bloom, the grounds of Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens were awash with the colors of spring, the surroundings offering more than 500 young professionals a charming setting in which to mix and mingle under a white tent erected on the elegant South Lawn Thursday.

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Related Topix: Houston, TX, Arts

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