Prominent Russian arts figures including the Bolshoi theatre chief on Wednesday condemned investigators for raiding a top Moscow theatre and the home of its outspoken director in a fraud probe. Investigators searched the state-funded...Show More Summary
New coffee table book is coming from Titan Books The post Win an Alien: Covenant – The Art of the Film Book appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Now that humanity has discovered the ultimate weapon to fight boredom, it’s incumbent upon all of us to spread it to all aspects of life. One beauty vlogger agrees, and she’s done the bored people of the world a solid by miniaturizing the new hotness to fit on fingernails. Show More Summary
A wave of fashion startups are looking to Chinese factories that treat workers well and churn out top-notch products. Les Lunes, a fashion label headquartered in Paris and San Francisco, makes its clothes in a factory in the Qingpu district, on the outskirts of Shanghai. Show More Summary
My favorite witch, Pam Grossman, editor of the phantastic art and occult blog, Phantasmaphile, and author of What is a Witch, has recently released WitchEmoji, a new messaging sticker pack for iPhone. The set offers 80 stickers in all, including the typical tools of spellcraft, symbols and sigils, and male and female witches of various skin tones. Show More Summary
When Jamahl McMurran hosted Croatian artist Lana Mesic at his home, she faced a problem: she had 15,000 loose coins from an art project. They decided to dump them on a nearby path and document the reactions, which did not disappoint. (more…)
Thanks in part to the Pérez Art Museum (PAMM) and the museum’s Associate Curator, Diana Nawi, a substantial selection of works by Dunkley will finally be on display in the museum’s latest exhibition, John Dunkley: Neither Day nor Night, which opens May 25th.
My friend Robert Dowling has turned snarking about art into, well, an art. On his Instagram Art Slut, he re-imagines the context for famous paintings, giving each one a distinctly modern flair. The posts all start with “TFW” for “That...Show More Summary
The fashion crowd has been rousing up quite a bit of chatter around Georgia lately. No, not that Georgia – the one located in the Caucus region of Eurasia. Celebrated for its flavorsome cuisine, bountiful wineries, world-class art scene...Show More Summary
This is the first picture released today of Nicky receiving the Queen’s Medal for Music, 2016. UPDATE: Nicky tweets: I am humbled & grateful for this honour, & will continue to fight for people’s access to the arts. The soul of this country needs nurturing. She is the youngest person to receive the award, which is […]
"The arts centre, expected to open in mid-2018, is located in the Prinzessinnenpalais at 5 Unter den Linden - the boulevard leading up to the Brandenburg Gate.... The building will house both permanent and temporary exhibitions as well as hosting concerts, readings, talks, workshops, sporting events and a café."
Found uncredited on Reddit. An amazing piece of Nick Valentine (everyone’s favorite Fallout 4 character) fan art. It really captures his brooding nature, and the 3D work on the piece is fantastic. If any of you know who created thisShow More Summary
I already wrote about my most recent perfumery course, covering the first day of our activities, visiting the Edmond Roudnitska garden and exploring the International Perfume Museum in Grasse. Today I’m continuing with our second day, which covered perfume history and professional smelling techniques. Whenever I hear the phrase “perfume history,” I think of the typical […]
The Mozarteum arts university in Salzburg has named Reiner Schuhenn as its new Rector. He’s the former rector of Cologne. He takes the place of Siegfried Mauser, who has been convicted of sex offences in Munich.
The Degree Show at the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee runs until Sunday 28 May 2017. If at possible, you should get to Dundee to see this fabulous show. I didn’t have the energy to get round the whole show, as I’d been at the McManus Galleries and Dundee Contemporary […]
Steven Lavine has helmed the rambunctious SoCal art school for 29 years. As he retires, he shares his accomplishments and best tales.
I’ve now walked three times through the 1961 Scottish Rite Masonic Temple on Wilshire Boulevard, that block-long, travertine-wrapped crypt of a building designed by architect and artist Millard Sheets. During a first visit in fall 2014, about a year after Guess Jeans founders Paul and Maurice Marciano...
L.A.'s newest showcase for contemporary art opens with Jim Shaw's epic, outlandish installation, "The Wig Museum." That show is a winner, the Marciano collection more iffy.
A bold new level in the world of fidget spinners
There’s a certain art to dealing with a Donald Trump handshake. And Tajikistan’s strongman president, Emomali Rahmon, appears to have gotten it down to a tee. The authoritarian ruler didn’t let the U.S president’s reputation as a fierce...Show More Summary