Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago - A View On Cities

The permanent collection inside the Art Institute of Chicago is so extensive that it'll take you several hours to explore the whole thing.

The museum's collection of Impressionist Art is certainly one of the finest in the country and lovers of Claude Monet will be especially thrilled. Also highly acclaimed is the Art Institute's exhibit of contemporary American and European works in the Modern...

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11 Sites to Buy Art for Your Blank Walls | Reader's Digest


The idea here is to cut out the middleman and sell work from top artists, both established (like Eric Fischl, Sally Mann, and Chuck Close) and little known, without the gallery markup. "The best art site around, by far," blurbs Neil Vogel, CEO of the Webby Awards. Prices start at $100.


This site sells everything from Old Master engravings to antique maps and...

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Upcoming Exhibitions - Huntsville Museum of Art

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Encounters: Beth Edwards

April 9 - July 16, 2017

Grisham Gallery

The latest exhibition in this long-standing showcase for outstanding regional contemporary art focuses on the surrealistic paintings of this celebrated Memphis artist. In her creative practice,...

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Home - Suvira McDonald - Australian Sculptor and Ceramic ...



Undulating Land is a 5 metre wide ceramic mural and the most ambitious work of this nature produced to date by Suvira. Commissioned by ELEMENTS OF BYRON, it is located behind the resort's Functions Bar. Representing the landscape seen to the west including the iconic Wollumbin or Mount Warning, the work...

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Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam & Whitney Museum, New York

Jordan Wolfson: TRUTH�/�LOVE & Whitney�Biennial

The second installment of a two-part exhibition �at the Stedelijk Museum featuring Wolfson's animatronics, TRUTH / LOVE�(February 18 - April 23) centers on Female figure (2014), a work that uses motion sensor technology to interact with viewers....

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Date: 2017-03-11 08:17:55

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Visual arts - Wikipedia

Main article: Printmaking

Printmaking is creating, for artistic purposes, an image on a matrix that is then transferred to a two-dimensional (flat) surface by means of ink (or another form of pigmentation). Except in the case of a monotype , the same matrix can be used to produce many examples of the print.

Albrecht Dürer: Melancholia I (1541)

Historically, the major techniques (also called...

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Date: 2017-03-11 06:09:45

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Pop Art Ice Cream Painting - Art History - KinderArt


Sketch an ice cream treat on newsprint

Transfer the sketch to 12x18 drawing paper so that it extends to the edges of the paper

Paint the ice cream using tempera paint

Add white to colors to create tints

Cut out and mount on 12x18 black construction paper

Note from KinderArt: In our example photo above, students used oil pastel to create 8 ice cream cone images.

Motivation and Discussion:

The students will view and discuss the paintings and sculptures of the Pop Art movement of the 1960's. They will understand that Pop Art's aim was to break down the barriers between art and life. Pop Art is a western cultural...

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Creative & Art Scholarships and Internships - Fastweb

Creative & Art Scholarships and Internships

Find art scholarships to fuel your passion!

Elizabeth Hoyt

January 19, 2017

When students are work hard to develop passions, both inside and outside of the classroom, organizations take notice. That's why not all scholarships are based on academic performance. Alternatively, many seek to reward a student's unique talent -- whether it's athletic,...

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Studio - Wikipedia

Art studio[ edit ]

Artist Jane Frank in her studio, 1960s or 1970s. The studio of a contemporary mixed media artist can be quite a messy affair.

The studio of a successful artist, especially from the 15th to the 19th centuries, characterized all the assistants, thus the designation of paintings as "from the workshop of..." or "studio of..." An art studio is sometimes called an atelier, especially...

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Date: 2017-03-07 05:25:43

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Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta Fine Art Photography Gallery

Jackson Fine Art specializes in 20th century & contemporary photography. An internationally known photography gallery established by Jane Jackson. We have a strong focus on contemporary Photography while maintaining a blend of 20th Century and Vintage works.

Our artists include Roger Ballen, Vee Speers, Mona Kuhn, David Hilliard, Andrew Moore, Elliott Erwitt, Sally Mann, Mitch Epstein, Danny...

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Web Art Academy - Free Video Lessons - How to Paint in Oil

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In this video, you will discover the secrets of traditional oil painting techniques. Starting with the canvas preparation, imprimatura, under-painting, dead colours, body colours, and finishing with glazing layers...

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Soho Art Gallery - Australian Artists - Sydney Australia

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Welcome to Soho Galleries  - Australia's Premiere Private Art Gallery




SOHO Galleries Sydney celebrating 19 years of trading, is a exciting commercial art gallery, established in Sydney in March 1995, providing Australian artists with the space and exposure to place artworks in today's contemporary corporate and domestic environments.


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Blown Glass Chandeliers and Glass Art By Newt Glass

Hand Blown Glass Chandeliers And Handmade Glass Art By Newt Glass

Newt Glass: Where excellence and integrity are part of everyday life....

Blown glass is a mesmerizing art form. As a hand blown glass artist, Newt Grover creates chandeliers, contemporary and architectural glass sculptures and wall flowers at his Scottsdale, Arizona art studio.

Art glass created by Newt expresses his love of challenges, of nature, and his accessible manner. His glass art is viewed and collected worldwide. He is an artist who truly loves his "work".

One of ...

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Date: 2017-03-11 09:02:27

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Damien Hirst, Death Explained - Artist | White Cube

Cerith Wyn Evans

Damien Hirst's wide-ranging practice - installation, sculpture, painting and drawing - has sought to challenge the boundaries between art, science and popular culture. His energy and inventiveness and his consistently visceral, visually arresting work, has made him a leading artist of his generation.

Hirst explores the uncertainty at the core of human experience; love, life,...

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Date: 2017-03-10 16:54:59

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CONTACT - Despard Gallery

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Despard Gallery has been an established commercial art space in Hobart, Tasmania for 30 years. Throughout this time the gallery has lead the way for contemporary arts practice through an extensive exhibition program, including large scale international exhibitions in New York and Chicago. With this extensive history and experience Despard is set to realise a fresh new vision in a new, purpose-built above the original gallery in historic, central Hobart.

In collaboration with Field Labs architect, James Wilson, Despard Gallery...

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Date: 2017-03-09 05:13:25

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Best Museums in Mexico City | Travel + Leisure

By Local Expert Cristina Alonso

Best Museums in Mexico City


Museo Nacional de Arte: MUNAL

This breathtaking building in downtown Mexico City--housed in the old Public Work Palace and designed by Silvio Contri--has an impressive collection of national works of art, spanning from the 16th century to the 1950s. Expect painting from masters such as Manuel Ocaranza, Gerardo Murillo (aka "Dr. Atl")...

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Date: 2017-03-11 07:58:40

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Museum of Contemporary Art Denver -

MCA Denver was founded in 1996, when philanthropist Sue Cannon and a group of volunteers (such as Marina Graves , Mark Sink, Dale Chisman and Lawrence Argent) created the first dedicated home for contemporary art in the city of Denver. For seven years, MCA Denver occupied a renovated fish market in Sakura Square in lower downtown Denver.

In 2003, Mark Falcone and Ellen Bruss, members of MCA...

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Call for Artists - Art Fairs, Craft Shows, Festival Calls ...

Garden State Exhibit Center - Somerset, NJ

Deadlines: � Art & Craft: until�full � Music: 11/15/2016

Phone: (800) 210-9900Email: Web: Exhibitor Booths: 250Juried: yesPrize Money: na

What's allowed: fine art, fine craft, crafts

This show features a curated collection of 250 professional craft designers and fine artists displaying and selling a wonderful mix of quality contemporary crafts as well as fine art. ...

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Online Glass Art Gallery - Holsten Galleries


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Holsten Galleries is the first world-class online art gallery specializing in glass art. From 1978-2009 Holsten Galleries operated in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and participated in major glass expositions in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Palm Beach and Scottsdale. Holsten also had a second glass gallery in Palm Beach, Florida, from 1980-91. After 31 years...

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Art Of This World Devonport Auckland NZ - New Zealand Art ...

Art Of This World is a showcase of contemporary New Zealand art, craft and gifts, hand-made in New Zealand by an exciting group of artists and craftspeople. Angela Lush Randle and the team at Art Of This World invite you to enjoy the creative talents our artists have to offer. Please feel welcome to browse our web site and select pieces from our range, or call into the Gallery to view in...

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Museums and Cultural Institutions - Benefits - IDNYC

The Metropolitan Opera is a vibrant home for the most creative and talented singers, conductors, composers, musicians, stage directors, designers, visual artists, choreographers, and dancers from around the world.

Metropolitan Opera IDNYC Membership Benefits:

Ticket discounts

Invitations to attend a final dress rehearsal.

10% discount at the Met Opera Shop.

Museum at Eldridge...

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Greenville Center for Creative Arts

The mission of Greenville Center for Creative Arts is to enrich the cultural fabric of our community through visual arts promotion, education and inspiration. GCCA serves the visual arts needs for people of all ages, ethnic diversities, and economic circumstances in the Upstate through collaboration with our local communities. We provide classes, exhibitions, and opportunities to cultivate art appreciation while experiencing Greenville's growing art community.

16 studio artists work in their studios on the second floor of GCCA. You...

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