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8 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

Decades apart, yet a common ground in fine art

Today's column is about two artists born many decades apart, and as different as chalk and cheese.

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13 hrs ago | MassLive.com

Sheffield artist Ricky Bernstein brings 'Stories from the...

SPRINGFIELD -Sheffield artist Ricky Bernstein sees life as a series of stories, and he considers it his job to translate those stories into visual, social comments.

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Related Topix: Sheffield, MA, Painting, Arts, Springfield, MA, Entertainment

Sat Jul 12, 2014

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Danville Woman Writes Book About Her Time As a Dancer For the USO In the 1940s

A Danville woman is telling everyone who will listen, about how she followed her dreams and became an entertainer back in the 1940s.

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Related Topix: Arts, Home Listing, Home, Amherst County, VA, Lynchburg, VA, Rustburg, VA

Merinews

Utah's flagship museum exhibiting Hindu god Krishna

Utah's flagship art museum, Utah Museum of Fine Arts , will have an exhibition on Hindu Lord Krishna starting August eight.

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Related Topix: Religion, Hindu, Sundance Film Festival, Arts

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Business Journal

Royal Ontario Museum sets standard for Milwaukee

Janet Carding... "If you just basically open the doors in the morning, you're not going to have people putting you at the top of their to-do list."

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Arts

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Bonny Zanardi: Artist captivated by rhinos

Contemporary wildlife paintings by Sarah Soward are presented in "Colorful Creatures" at the City Arts of San Mateo Gallery at Peninsula Ballet Theatre.

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Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA, Painting, Arts, Events, Poetry, Menlo Park, CA

SFGate

Charles James gowns part of a oeHigh Stylea fashion exhibit at Fine Arts Museums in 2015

Who doesn't like window-shopping for high fashion, even if it's in a museum? It's almost a year away, but mark your calendars: The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco will bring a new exhibition of historic clothing, "High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection" to the Legion of Honor from March 14-July 19, 2015.

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Related Topix: Arts, us Travel, North America Travel, Russia Travel, Travel, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Europe Travel, San Francisco, Russia Travel, San Francisco Travel

United Nations

With special event, UN to mark 'Victory over Slavery: Haiti and Beyond'

The High-Level Official Opening of the exhibit "Victory over Slavery: Haiti and Beyond" hosted by the Permanent Missions of Haiti and Jamaica to the United Nations will take place at 6 p.m. today in the Visitor Centre at UN Headquarters.

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303 Magazine

The Friday Experience: Dr. Seuss - The Art and Stories

Story time with Dr. Seuss can be enjoyed at any age. For One Evening Only, you can "Experience the Good Doctor's extraordinary sense of humor in "The Facts of Life" .

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Related Topix: Denver, CO

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Business Journal

Monsters, Juanito and Ramona! Oh my! Phoenix Art Museum's exhibit features Antonio Berni

Michael Wellen, assistant curator of Latin American and Latino art at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, talks about the new Antonio Berni exhibit at the Phoenix Art Museum.

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Provincetown.com

Notes from Lands End: Unleash your Creative Urges

By Laura Shabott May 27th, 2014 Provincetown is rich in the diversity of its cultural offerings.

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Related Topix: Provincetown, MA, Painting, Arts, Truro, MA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Alabama Live

Photographer Ray Smith to attend gallery talk and book signing on Thursday in Montgomery

MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts will host a gallery talk and book signing with photographer Ray Smith on July 10. During the event, Smith will discuss his photographs featured in the exhibition, titled "In Time We Shall Know Ourselves: Photographs by Raymond Smith."

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Related Topix: Montgomery, AL, Arts, Photography, Entertainment

Boston.com

NamesMFA acquires Jamie Wyeth portait of JFK

We've been looking forward for some time to the upcoming retrospective of Jamie Wyeth at the Museum of Fine Arts, fans as we are of Wyeth's unique brand of realism.

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Related Topix: Arts, US News, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, us Travel

NewsOK.com

Museum of Fine Arts acquires JFK portrait

The Museum of Fine Arts says it has acquired a posthumous portrait of John F. Kennedy by American artist Jamie Wyeth.

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Related Topix: Arts, us Travel, Painting

Phillymag.com

PHS Pop-Up Garden Returns

The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts presents "Spiritual Strivings: A Celebration of African American Works On Paper" , a journey through the brilliant history of African American art.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Dining

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Daily Kos

St Petersburg FL Museum of Fine Arts: A Photo Diary

First opened in 1965, the Museum of Fine Arts has, along with the nearby Dali Museum and the Chihuly Glass Collection, established St Petersburg, Florida, as a center for the arts.

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Related Topix: St. Petersburg, FL, Arts, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Liberal Political News

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Provincetown.com

Notes from Lands End: Unleash your Creative Urges

By Laura Shabott May 27th, 2014 Provincetown is rich in the diversity of its cultural offerings.

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Related Topix: Provincetown, MA, Painting, Arts, Truro, MA

Houston Press

10 Artsy/Cultural Houston-Only Summer To-Dos

Summer in Houston is, well let's just say the obvious, really freaking hot. Unlike our coasts to the east and the west, the Gulf Coast dampness makes a person want to hibernate indoors from May through September.

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Related Topix: South Houston, TX, Arts

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Boston.com

At the MFA, a copy of Magna Carta

There are four existing copies of Magna Carta - the "Great Charter" - which England's King John grudgingly put his seal to on June 15, 1215, at Runnymede.

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Related Topix: Arts, World News, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England, Movies, Entertainment

Times Recorder

Weller vases reunited for first time since 1904

Five Weller vases, standing from five- to seven-feet tall, are back together at the Zanesville Museum of Art for the first time since their award-winning appearance at the 1904 World Fair.

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Related Topix: Zanesville, OH, Arts, Fultonham, OH, Life, Hobbies, Crafts

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