13 hrs ago
Silver Bullet Comics
97 Years Later: Celebrating the King on His Birthday
Today is Jack Kirby's birthday. If he were still alive, he would be turning 97. Instead he has been gone more than twenty years.
18 hrs ago
University of North Texas News Service
UNT appoints Ligon, Cox interim deans
DENTON , Texas -- Two University of North Texas faculty members and current administrators - Eric Ligon and Dr. Gloria Cox - have been named interim deans for the College of Visual Arts and Design and the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science respectively, by Dr. Warren Burggren, UNT provost and vice president for academic affairs.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Turning trash into beauty and a sparkling career
When Tiffany Threadgould moved into her Philadelphia apartment in 2012, the first thing she did was trash the place.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Courthouse Gallery presents "Lilian Day Thorpe: Soft Fictions"
Courthouse Gallery Fine Art is pleased to introduce the photography of " Lilian Day Thorpe: Soft Fictions ".
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Pratt & Hennessy Release "Never Stop, Never Settle" Films
This weekend's inspiration is delivered, fittingly enough, courtesy of alcohol - a vital ingredient of the college experience.
A Little Housing Prototype Gets a Big City Test Drive
New York City is known for many things, but massive space isn't one of them. So when the city's Office of Emergency Management and its Dept.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Wilton Library's September artists share their views of the world September 5
Wilton, CT - Lifelong passions in different mediums mark this month's art exhibition at Wilton Library entitled "Aerial Grace & Altered Views: Karen E. Gersch and Pam Rouleau," opening Friday, September 5, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. As a painter, Karen E. Gersch captures the dynamics and poetics of life under the big top with her portraits and scenics of ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Tiffany Threadgould with a room divider made from hundreds of old 35mm film canisters.
But for Threadgould, 40, that didn't mean making a mess. On the contrary, it's all about discovering beauty - or at least function - in objects that might otherwise be destined for the landfill.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Free Dictionary
Paul Rand was an American graphic designer , best known for his corporate logo designs, including the logos for IBM , UPS , Enron , Westinghouse , ABC , and Steve Jobs 's NeXT.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Interview: Experimental Designer Kiel Mead: The NYC-based creative...
Capturing the spirit of the expression "one man's trash is another man's treasure," designer Kiel Mead repurposes found objects into nostalgic gems.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
New York Daily News
'Dog Walkers Hall of Shame' blasts filthy pet owners
Fort Greene neighbors plan to post videos online of people who don't scoop their pooches' poop.
Two Days in Taipei: Day 2: Confucius Temple to Fine Art Museum to Night Market
Our two days in Taipei bookend a six-day trip spent mostly out of Taiwan 's capital city, mostly in smaller villages and towns and what can be called the countryside.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Brooklyn Paper
Clinton Hill: Cops: Sicko exposed himself to Pratt janitor
Police are looking for a creep who they say masturbated at a worker at Pratt Institute on Willoughby Avenue on Aug. 8. The 46-year-old victim told cops she was cleaning floors in the hallway of the chemistry building, which is in the center of the campus between Hall Street and Classon Avenue, at 8:40 am when the suspect approached her, unzipped ... (more)
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Police: Man Exposed Himself To Woman In Pratt Institute Classroom Building
Police late Friday were searching for a man who allegedly exposed himself to a woman in the hallway of a classroom building at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Elastic City to Host First-Ever Participatory Walks Festival, 9/27-10/7
Elastic City celebrates its fifth year by presenting the first-ever participatory walks festival.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Aug. 10 event cancellation
"We regret to inform you that we have postponed the 2014 Distinguished Lecture event scheduled for this Sunday, August 10, due to a medical emergency.
Wall Street Journal
Fine-Art Students Get Lessons in Business
As crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter become more accessible than moneyed patrons, fine-arts schools want to spark students' entrepreneurial savvy.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Summer group exhibition opens at Merry Karnowsky Gallery
Merry Karnowsky Gallery presents this summer's group exhibition featuring new work from Audrey Kawasaki, Deedee Cheriel and Tara McPherson.
At the Forefront of Model Making: Meet Richard Tenguerian
At the Forefront of Model Making: Meet Richard Tenguerian By Katie Vanadzin on July 31, 2014 Special for the Armenian Weekly Richard Tenguerian's architectural model making studio is located in NOHO in New York City.