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2 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

Gallery eyes portraits in the age of abstract art

When abstract expressionism was all the rage in American art in the mid-20th century, many artists thought the art of painting portraits was dead.

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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Pet portrait artist honors pets with beautiful and detailed paintings

Pets are like family members. They have personality, quirks and emotions. Pets are often treated just like family- they get gifts, go on vacations and end up in family photo albums.

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6 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

Details emerge on police lieutenant shooting

Suspect, officer and witness accounts are painting a clearer picture of the Knicker's Saloon armed robbery and subsequent police shootout last Thursday in downtown Dubuque.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Arts, Dubuque, IA

10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Howard Scott Gallery Presents RESEMBLANCE, An Exhibition By Robin Rose, Now thru 5/31

Howard Scott Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of recent paintings by artist Robin Rose today, April 17. The forthcoming exhibition will be the artist's eighth one-person show with the gallery.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

the Shaped Canvas, Revisited on View Through 7/3 at Luxembourg & Dayan

In the early 1960s, the shaped canvas emerged as a new form of abstract painting that reflected the optimistic spirit of a postwar space-race era when such forms as parallelograms, diamonds, rhomboids, trapezoids, and triangles suggested speed and streamlined stylization.

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Westland Observer

Festival of the Arts 2014 opens May 1

Farmington Art Foundation announced Shirley Popp of Farmington Hills as first-place winner in the 2014 Spring Show.

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Related Topix: Farmington, MI, Farmington Hills, MI, Arts, Novi, MI, Plymouth, MI

The Georgia Straight

2014 RBC Canadian Painting Competition accepting submissions for $25,000 prize

I can now understand how drug addiction starts.. I've been using cocaine recreationally for years, but really stepped it up this past year.

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National Public Radio

New Deal Treasure: Government Searches For Long-Lost Art

After that, the painting was lost until 2003. John Sloan's Fourteenth Street at Sixth Avenue hung in the office of Sen. Royal Copeland until his death in 1938.

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Related Topix: Arts, Portland, ME

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Surrey art exhibit marks Komagata Maru's 100th anniversary

The Surrey Art Gallery is marking the 100-year anniversary of the arrival of the Komagata Maru by showcasing the work of visual artists from across Canada and India.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Historic paintings donated to Myrtle Beach art museum

This pastoral scene with a building that looks like a millhouse, described as in the "manner of John Constable" , is one of four oil paintings by artists from the former Barbizon School in France that Harold Hartshorne Jr. bequeathed to the Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum in Myrtle Beach for future exhibition.

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Hyperallergic

The Power of Tiny Paintings

At the age of 27, painter Eleanor Ray has already made something of a critical splash.

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The Daily Courier

New exhibition series opens at art gallery

Man and Nature, the first exhibition in a new annual series entitled One on One, opened Saturday at the Kelowna Art Gallery.

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Merinews

Tips for simple camera shake light painting photography

Simple light painting is a fun-filled artful technique in which photographers use flash lights, festival lights, flash lights, maglights, LED indicators, neon signs and spotlights to literally paint light on the camera screen.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Detroit Repertory Theatre's Lobby Gallery to Hold Champagne Reception for Michael Horner, 4/23

The Detroit Repertory Theatre 's Lobby Gallery will have a Champagne Reception for local Detroit artist, Michael Horn er on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM.

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News Times

Renowned artist Selina Trieff at WestConn

Painter Selina Trieff will discuss her artworks on Thursday, April 17, at Western Connecticut State University in Danbury.

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Patch.com

Local Artist Janet Deal Featured at Dog River Library

Submitted by Douglas County Communications Janet Deal is the featured artist for the month of April at the Dog River Library, and her exhibition of original art is now on display in the Library's foyer and Community Room.

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Related Topix: Douglas County, GA, Arts, Douglasville, GA

The Bennington Banner

Williams College Museum of Art: Monika Baer Artist questions nature of painting

Monika Baer's paintings and drawings at the Williams College Museum of Art may vex or seduce us, but won't leave us indifferent.

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Suria

Lock of Napoleon's hair stolen in...

A lock of Napoleon Bonaparte's hair and other "priceless" artefacts linked to the French emperor have been stolen from a museum in Australia, police said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Arts, Germany

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Examiner.com

Festival time in Southern Utah - 2014

It is spring and it is time for the first big festival event in beautiful Southern Utah.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Photography, Arts, Salt Lake City, UT

Wisbech Standard

Long Sutton Barns flourishing as destination for arts and crafts

The centre is gearing up for its first photographic exhibition and a craft fair will be held on the first full weekend of each month, with the next one scheduled for May 3-5.

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