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  • Marylhurst University's Art Gym names new director and curator - OregonLive.com

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:02:41 GMT

    OregonLive.com

    Marylhurst University's Art Gym names new director and curator
    OregonLive.com
    The Art Gym at Marylhurst University announced Monday that its new director and curator is Ashley Stulls Meyer. She is only the third curator of the gallery and follows Blake Shell, who left this year after a three-year tenure to become executive ...

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  • Forest Park plans art festival for this coming weekend - Martinsville Bulletin

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 06:31:31 GMT

    Martinsville Bulletin

    Forest Park plans art festival for this coming weekend
    Martinsville Bulletin
    MARTINSVILLE – Forest Park Country Club and Despot School of Art are putting the focus on art this coming weekend with an art festival and Halloween party. An art festival will be held from noon to 5 p.m. at the country club. Admission costs $5. The ...

  • Gurlitt art collection 'opportunity for Switzerland' - swissinfo.ch

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:12:47 GMT

    swissinfo.ch

    Gurlitt art collection 'opportunity for Switzerland'
    swissinfo.ch
    The Swiss authorities are missing a golden opportunity to establish the country as a leading centre for providence checking and restitution of stolen art, says a boss at the Bern Museum of Fine Arts which houses the controversial Gurlitt collection.

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  • UAlbany art museum marks its 50th year - Albany Times Union

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:00:59 GMT

    Albany Times Union

    UAlbany art museum marks its 50th year
    Albany Times Union
    Chryssa Gates to Times Square portfolio, 1978 Sizteen selected color screenprints on paper Approximately 40 x 30 each Gift of Mrs. Ivan Radin (Image courtesy University at Albany / University Art Museum). Photo: Vanda Chryssa. Image 2 of 13.

  • Easy nail art trends for winter - The Guardian

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:01:32 GMT

    The Guardian

    Easy nail art trends for winter
    The Guardian
    The best nail art trends are the ones that are very hard to get wrong. The Novis collection was heavily influenced by the designer's “boyfriend's grandparents' vintage floral couch”, so the nail technician painted abstract flowers and leaves against a ...

  • City in Michigan gets new policy to fund public art - McClatchy Washington Bureau

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:21:48 GMT

    City in Michigan gets new policy to fund public art
    McClatchy Washington Bureau
    A city in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has created a new fund to grow and leverage money for public art. The Marquette City Commission unanimously passed the new public art policy in recent weeks. The policy established the Public Art Fund and an ...

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  • Need a Good Laugh? Check Out Some 17th-Century Dutch Art - New York Times

    Sat, 21 Oct 2017 10:00:25 GMT

    New York Times

    Need a Good Laugh? Check Out Some 17th-Century Dutch Art
    New York Times
    Jokes, and particularly coarse or bawdy humor, were apparently central to the life and art of the Dutch 17th century, according to a new exhibition at the Frans Hals Museum here, “The Art of Laughter: Humor in the Golden Age” which runs from Nov.

  • Art Lurks in an Unlikely Place for Mary Kelly: the Dryer - New York Times

    Sat, 21 Oct 2017 10:00:59 GMT

    New York Times

    Art Lurks in an Unlikely Place for Mary Kelly: the Dryer
    New York Times
    A pioneer of conceptual art, she is a model of precision in many ways. Her thinking is rigorous, her speech is eloquent, and her small home and studio up in the hills are sparsely and beautifully furnished with choice midcentury pieces. Her laundry ...

  • University of Toledo's art foundry fires up imagination - Toledo Blade

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:05:27 GMT

    Toledo Blade

    University of Toledo's art foundry fires up imagination
    Toledo Blade
    Artist Chad Rimer remembers the electricity he felt working in the foundry at the University of Toledo's art department like it was yesterday. “I miss the rush, the excitement, the glowing metal, the heat,” he said recently from Brooklyn, where he ...

  • 'Surgery is an art' - The Hindu

    Sun, 22 Oct 2017 11:32:35 GMT

    The Hindu

    'Surgery is an art'
    The Hindu
    Dr. Devi Shetty is one of foremost cardiac surgeons in the world. He is the chairman and founder of Narayana Health and has performed over 15,000 heart operations. He has been awarded the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India ...