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  1. Boston start-up Spotzer aims to sync mobile with MonetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Free Press

    Spotzer, an app which finished its first round of funding this month, hopes to change the way visitors experience museums such as the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF Digesting visual art, from cubist Picasso to dancey Degas, takes work.


  2. Yvonne Abraham Sidewalk Sam, social activistRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... in the next day's rain. Guillemin, born in Dayton, Ohio, came from a family of academic stars. He got degrees in fine arts, and had success, his works appearing at the Rose Art Museum and at the Institute of Contemporary Art. But that kind of ...


  3. Midcoast art showsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    "Tranquility," a work of etched goose eggs by Cheryl Ryan, is part of this winter's "CRAFTS of the Land and Sea" show at the Island Institute's Archipelago Fine Arts Gallery in downtown Rockland. "All Too Brief" group show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Jonathan Frost Gallery, 279 Main St. .


  4. New takes on modern design, William Wegman's art are highlights at Krannert Art MuseumRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... as much time thinking about it and being around it - it's kind of natural to me.' Wegman, who earned his master of fine arts degree from the U. of I. School of Art and Design, will be at Krannert Art Museum for an artist talk at 5:30 p.m. March 5. ...


  5. Joanna Mackiewicz-Gemes opens new gallery space with first UK solo presentation of Marek SzczesnyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... the subjective gaze and the personal encounter. Born in Poland, Szczesny was an attendee at the State Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk in the late 1950s. In the 1960s he became associated with a group of artists from the 'ZAK' student cultural club in ...


  6. The Art Institute of Chicago Seeks Executive Director of LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... apply online . What became the Ryerson Library's collection of art books began in 1879. The Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, which was founded that year and changed its name in 1882, charged art students a $2 fee so art books could be purchased. By ...


  7. Secret Power - Simon Denny - NZ Pavillion Venice BienalleRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... lounge. Simon Denny studied at the University of Auckland's Elam School of Fine Arts and at Frankfurt's Stadelschule, graduating in 2009. Born in Auckland, he is currently based in Berlin. Denny was a founding member ...


  8. Arlington-Alexandria volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... in their home for a year. Equipment and classes provided. 866-282-8046 or . Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association seeks volunteers to greet visitors and offer handouts on Friday-Sunday afternoons. 703-548-0035 or . ...


  9. Arab women's photographs at Cantor Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... "She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers From Iran and the Arab World." Originally developed for the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the exhibit opened Wednesday, Jan. 28, at Stanford University 's Cantor Arts Center . "She Who Tells a Story" ...


  10. 'Dream job' for Southland artistRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Southland Times

    ... uses large-scale surfaces in his work with materials such as melted lead and wax. After completing his Master of Fine Arts, Edgecombe was involved with TABLO Theatre Company, a Christchurch-based puppet performance company. He started his new role ...


  11. Richard Nixon's Last LookRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... prints for his office, including the one above. It was a gift of the artist in 1966 to the National Collection of Fine Arts, which became the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Claes Oldenburg, Scissors Obelisk , aka Scissors as Monument (Scissors ...


  12. Only Human, Wrestling Entropy: A ConversationRead the original story

    Yesterday | KXVO

    ... painted walls. Eventually earning her degree in Painting and Drawing from the . Since earning her Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking from RISD, her work has been seen in diverse venues including PIEROGI Gallery Brooklyn's Flat Files, Ingenuity Fest, ...


  13. The National Collection of Fine Arts Logo Was AwesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    I was doing some research in the Smithsonian Archives this afternoon, and I stumbled across this letterhead from the National Collection of Fine Arts, the precursor to the American Art Museum. That kaleidoscopic star is fantastic, and it still looked like it had been engraved yesterday.


  14. Palmer Museum of Art to present 'The Art of Poetry' spring readingsRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    The Palmer Museum of Art invites you to surround yourself in visual and verbal imagery at the museum while poets and storytellers from the Penn State community read their latest work in a feast for the eyes and ears. Cameron Conaway, 2014 Emerging Writer-in-Residence at Penn State Altoona, will present "Malaria, Poems" on at 12:10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4. Conaway is a poet who has been a mixed martial arts fighter, a poet-in-residence at the University of Arizona's master of fine arts degree in creative writing program and a 2014 United Nations Foundation Social Good Fellow.


  15. Exhibition of new works by Egyptian artist Armen Agop opens at Art Plural GalleryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    ... is Transcontemporary. Armen Agop was born in Cairo of Armenian descent in 1969. He graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts from Helwan University, Cairo in 1992. Agop received an Assistant Research Scholarship at the Faculty of Fine Arts. In 1998, ...


  16. How one woman launched the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, 50 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | St. Petersburg Times

    And so began the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, which opened its doors Feb. 7, 1965. It transformed the cultural landscape of the city, becoming an institution that was so much more than it had to be, committed from the beginning to the high standards of major museums.


  17. Stu Oxley 'Meditations' - New Paintings and MonoprintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BlogTO

    ... was born in 1950 in Ramsbottom, England. He received a B.A. from the University of Guelph in 1978 and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Waterloo in 1996. Oxley is a well-respected master printer and owner of Riverside Studio in ...


  18. Chicago: Beijing Comes to Chicago at The United Terminal at O'HareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Jaunted

    ... Xiaoguang? As the Director of the Chinese Intangible Cultural Heritage Research Center at the Central Academy for Fine Arts in Beijing (might we suggest they simplify that title?) he's traveled to the remote villages of China where the ancient art ...


  19. Community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Cecil Duo: 7:30 p.m. today at the Rio Grand Theatre, Main St. Doors open at 7 p.m. Las Cruces Civic Concert Association presents a New York-based couple, flutist Kaori Fujii, a Grammy nominated graduate of the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, and classical guitarist Eric Cecil, a graduate of New York's Manhattan School of Music, will share their love of many cultures and time periods, through an eclectic program. Tickets are $20.


  20. Cutting Edge - Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum - Miami - Architect Yann WeymouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Florida Trend

    ... Natural lighting is used only in non-exhibition areas in the Hazel Hough Wing at the St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts. Most Florida art museums still haven't embraced using natural light in exhibition areas. Curators and museum directors are ...