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2 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

2014-2015 area visual arts season preview

And paper, from which he makes books that unfold accordion-style and others that appear to be an American flag until you see that they break out into smaller books, the pages of which are sketched with his ideas about the state of the union. Drawn, Cut & Layered: The Art of .

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16 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Graphically designed: Artist couple to have more than 2 dozen pieces at UTC gallery

They share the same studio, use the same materials, have a similar education background and are a couple, but that doesn't mean are joined at the hip when it comes to their artwork. "We work in parallel, so our pieces have this forward progression that emerges from our conversations," Keller says.

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Related Topix: Arts, Painting, Industrial Design (Product Design)

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

Makerspaces offer new, innovative courses for the artistically inclined

Meg Amor, a founder of Chico's fire spinning community, The Chico Fire Tribe and The Illuminijas fire spinning team, is starting a class for fire spinners or dancers to learn the basics of fire-based performance art safety at Idea Fabrication Labs. CHICO >> The creators behind Idea Fabrication Labs, downtown Chico's Makerspace, have been busy with plans to expand the Labs' offerings, starting with a set of inventive how-to classes.

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Examiner.com

Online art communities offer a new buyer-seller experience

Have you ever looked around your apartment and wished you could decorate it with more than just those store-bought inspirational quote canvases or movie posters? Start living like the adult you are and get some real art for your walls! It's true buying art can be a pretty intimidating process, especially if you want to get something a little more upscale from a gallery or auction house. Enter online art sites.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

PDF to Page Turn Conversion: New Vibrant Offering in Graphic Software Introduced by FlipBuilder

September 13, 2014 FlipBuilder announces the launch of its innovative new platform to convert static PDFs into dazzling e-books with interactive page turning effects: Flip PDF Professional. As a welcome to new users, FlipBuilder is offering a trial download of this professional software free of charge.

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Dispatches From Utopia

Finding the Right Web Design Brisbane Information Site - How To

One of the most common mistakes that many potential Brisbane website owners make is choosing a web design firm just because of the cheap rates it offers for its products and services. While this does not necessarily mean that such agencies provide bad products and services, extremely cheap rates may actually result in poor quality.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

2014 Life is Beautiful Festival Announces Interactive Art Series, 10/24-26

Life is Beautiful Festival unveils another pillar for its 2014 culture festival taking place Friday, October 24 through Sunday, October 26. The art program is designed to create a live urban gallery that is seamlessly integrated into the festival footprint by employing several mediums of visual art from large-scale murals and instalments to interactive art centers and immersive galleries. "The art program is as integral to the overall festival experience as any other aspect at Life is Beautiful," said festival founder Rehan Choudhry, " Our goal is to change individual's everyday relationship with art by inspiring creativity and challenging perspectives, especially amongst those who normally wouldn't consider themselves art enthusiasts."

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Related Topix: Arts, Painting

Cartoon Brew

Interview: John Canemaker on Discovering Disney's Moviemaking Secrets

But he did write the book-a monumental biography of the unlikeliest of figures-and in doing so, Canemaker has created one of the most fascinating and informative volumes ever published about Disney artistry. It's a rare accomplishment at this late date in history to write something that makes the reader see the Disney studio of the 1930s in completely new terms.

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Mike Philbin's Blog

Weirdly surreal - Shockingly haunted - Adult symbolism world of Art of Tenia

Born in 1986 in Sicily, Italian artist Gianluca Gambino aka Tenia currently works for a graphic design agency in Catania and as character designer for 2 small video game companies in Berlin and Paris. His surreal and haunted graphics are created in Photoshop.

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The Washington Post

Q&A with the artist who used social media and Photoshop to fake an epic trip

Zilla van der Born is not a spy, but for five weeks last year, she acted like one: hiding out in her apartment, wearing disguises when she went outside, and telling everyone she knew - even her parents - that she was jetting around Southeast Asia. She was not.

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InformationWeek

Re: Does it matter?

If a millennial was an investor and needed to know the course of technology, then knowing where and how things were may help understand the trend of where things are going in terms of what to invest in. Ditto if the millennial was an artist, graphic designer, writer, bringing past images into new ideas can be a rich experience.

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Business Journal

40 Under 40 2014: Clara Mulligan

"I needed a purpose, a true motivation behind it," said 34-year-old, who switched her major from print making to graphic design in college. "I needed a reason to make art and a starting point for a story to tell.

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Evening News

Tom designs app to improve the lives of bowel cancer sufferers

A graphic designer from Dussindale has designed a functioning iPad app that helps to show and teach those suffering with bowel cancer about the disease. Tom Street developed the app, which shows diagrams and gives information about bowel cancer in a less scary and more informative way, for his end-of-year project when studying graphic design at the Cambridge School of Art.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Daily Record

Chris Siegle | Alliance Franchise Brands

Alliance Franchise Brands , of Columbia, a marketing and visual communications firm, has hired Chris Siegle as a graphic designer in the Sign & Graphics Division-owned Image360 center. Siegle's experience includes design work for Mid-Atlantic Sign Solutions in Owings Mills.

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Vashon Loop

The Vashon-Maury Island Chamber of Commerce announces photo contest...

The Vashon-Maury Island Chamber of Commerce is looking to put your photograph on the cover of the 2015 Heart of the Sound Map! Show the world the visual delight that is Vashon! Submit an image of Vashon that you want to share with visitors, friends and the Island community. It could be anything, from sweeping vistas of the sound, tranquil country roads, majestic mountain views or island pleasures like homegrown vegetables, food, animals or a twisted piece of driftwood.

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Gloversville Leader-Herald

Downtown artwork discussed at meeting

Artwork for downtown was discussed at a recent meeting of the Johnstown Tourism and Special Events Committee at City Hall. Committee members said graphic designer Linda Hinkle has obtained a grant to create large format artwork she is designing that will be displayed in five downtown storefront windows in October.

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News Times

It was the early 2000s, and the Bridgeport resident was the in-house artist at the since-closed Tower Records store on High Ridge Road in Stamford. "I would do the visual displays -- paintings of Johnny Cash and other musicians they were promoting," she said.

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Cool Hunting

Word of Mouth: Porto: Vintage furniture, vegetarian fare, obscure...

Porto is no longer limited to its UNESCO World Heritage-recognized Old City, replete with meticulously preserved Romanesque, Gothic and Manueline-style architectural structures and seven river-expanding bridges-not to mention its renowned wine culture. The city evokes an industrial-hip vibe supported by a vibrant nightlife and thriving music and art scenes.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetarian, World News, Portugal, Home Listing, Home, Arts, Home Gardening, Travel

Cool Hunting

Nido: Handmade Knitwear from Argentina: Artisanal classics with a...

Knitwear, at the moment, has never been more interesting-in the last month alone, we've covered everything from psychedelic beach-inspired couture to soft iridescent blankets to a new dedicated biannual magazine . And in the world of hand-knitted wool apparel, Argentinian label Nido sticks out from the bunch with its contemporary-meets-classic aesthetic.

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The Item

JCC features Less exhibit

The Gaelen Gallery East at JCC MetroWest will host an exhibit by painter John H. Less, "Berlin - Shanghai - America: The Multiple Lives of John H. Less." The exhibit will run through Sunday, Oct. 26, in the Gaelen Center for the Arts at the Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC, Ross Family Campus, 760 Northfield Ave., West Orange.

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Related Topix: West Orange, NJ, Orange, NJ, Arts, Newark, NJ, Millburn, NJ

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