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Online event “Manga & Anime Days”: Wacom and Celsys Celebrate a Creative Summer with 3-Day Online Event
From July 28 to 30, 2021, Celsys is partnering with Wacom to present “Manga & Anime Days,” a worldwide 3-day all-digital event organized by Wacom featuring workshops, presentations, and live drawing community events by and for creators. - July 19, 2021 - Celsys Inc.
Fancy Black and White Doodle Pop Artwork First Begun in the Last Century Finally Seeing Completion Now in Unique Award-Winning Full-Color Cross-Generation Collaboration
Two Florida artists team up on an innovative and colorful new line of award-winning works. First conceived as black and white ink drawings in the 1970s by Charles Ecker, Jamie Roberts adds her own modern spin digitally applying bright colors that speak to the era they were first created. With abstract concepts and palettes reminiscent of the Pop Psychedelic art movements, these "Distinctly Dazzling Doodles" begin in one millennium destined to end in another. - July 15, 2021 - Charles R. Ecker
Therme Art Co-founder and CEO Mikolaj Sekutowicz Joins Superblue Board of Directors, Committing Increased Strategic, Programmatic, and Operational Resources to Superblue. - July 14, 2021 - Therme Art
On July 31, Celsys, the maker of creative app Clip Studio Paint and the webcomic platform for creators “Webtoon CANVAS” are partnering for the full-day online event “Webtoon CANVAS Summit.” Workshops, panels and more provide resources for beginning and professional comic artists alike. - July 14, 2021 - Celsys Inc.
RoGallery.com Offers Up Dali’s Paperclip Bust of JFK as Bezos, Musk and Branson Reignite Space Race - Mission Not Possible Without JFK and Operation Paperclip
Billionaires race to space, Salvador Dali's 1965 Work Entitled "Paperclip" Homage to John F. Kennedy offered to collectors, museums and cultural institutions. - July 02, 2021 - RoGallery.com
From magical cleaning gloves to rubber dog booties, Stefanie Herr’s "Wasteland" features twelve low relief paper sculptures that depict commonplace objects as scarred landscapes. - July 01, 2021 - Stefanie Herr Visual Artist
Mundus Artium Press announces the 2021 release of Monarch Butterfly, selected poems by renowned Korean poet, critic and scholar Choi Dongho. In the new book, poet and scholar Kooseul Kim (Lost Alleys) and Korean cinema expert and subtitler Darcy Paquet (Parasite) combine their gifts to bring a... - June 28, 2021 - Mundus Artium Press
The Georgetown Heritage Center & Cultural Arts Program is pleased to present their fourth annual Plein Air event in vintage, picturesque Georgetown on July 30 and 31, 2021. A charming town of colorful Victorian buildings ringed by mountain views, Georgetown has long been a favorite of artists. - June 28, 2021 - Georgetown Heritage Center
Draw a Flower-Themed Illustration and Post It to Social Media - Celsys Opens Its 28th International Illustration Contest
Celsys opens its 28th International Illustration Contest, inviting submissions from around the world for illustrations on the theme of “Flowers.” - June 24, 2021 - Celsys Inc.
The studio behind the original Dungeons & Dragons has returned to Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, under the guidance of Gary Gygax Jr. with the help of Wonderfilled, Inc. - June 15, 2021 - Wonderfilled, Inc.
Out of necessity, many artists and gallerists have found new and creative ways to sell artwork online. An ongoing survey featured on NPR says 95% of artists have experienced loss because of the pandemic. Brinda Pamulapati and Veernag Pamulapati, owners of Venvi Art Gallery located on the East side of Capital Circle at 2901 E. Park Avenue, Tallahassee, Florida have been working hard on enhancing their new website, which allows users to buy artwork from the comfort of their home. - June 12, 2021 - Venvi Art Gallery
Alex Proyas, Breckin Meyer and an Exclusive Academy Awards Documentary to Headline the Paris Art and Movie Awards 2021 Festival
The Paris Art and Movie Awards is “the number one film festival in Paris, France” for NBC, CBS and Fox. The 11th annual edition will start Sept. 1, and once again will place Paris at the epicenter of independent filmmaking for several weeks. About 100 movies and artists are expected to be part of the show this year. - June 11, 2021 - Paris Art and Movie Awards
Michael Cortese of NobleSpirit and Charles Epting of HR Harmer Visit Sotheby’s to Examine World’s Most Valuable Stamp
For an in-depth look at the stamp and their visit to Sotheby’s, watch Episode 56 of Conversations with Philatelists, which aired on Monday, June 7. - June 11, 2021 - NobleSpirit
"Compassion through the Arts" - a free online streaming event - will be presented June 15. It features a variety of accomplished musicians, visual artists, and poets whose works express compassion. - June 10, 2021 - Compassionate Houston Inc.
West Elm Dadeland Celebrates Pride Month with Pop-Up Art Shop by Local Photographer/Artist Jonathan Brooks
South Florida-based Photographer/Visual Artist Jonathan Brooks announces second pop-up art shop at West Elm at Downtown Dadeland. - June 10, 2021 - Jonathan Brooks
Ocean advocacy nonprofit, PangeaSeed, in partnership with f-stop LLC and their “Print for a Cause” is an initiative to release an artbook featuring select hi-res images from the Sea Walls global public art project on World Ocean Day – 8th June. The book is titled "Sea... - June 09, 2021 - f-stop
Fatherhood is Redefined in Transformative Poetry Book, "A Son with No Father is A Book with No Author"
Author Mario Reyes is celebrating fatherhood through education and edification with his first contribution to the literary world, “A Son with No Father is A Book with No Author.” In this hybrid of poetic short stories, Reyes gracefully, yet unapologetically, tackles complicated subjects... - June 09, 2021 - Mario "Papi Picasso" Reyes
“Citizen Trump: A One Man Show - The Director’s Cut” Debuts on Amazon, Vimeo as Simon Schuster Releases Powerful New Trump Book Tuesday, June 15
Film Director Robert Orlando releases his director’s cut of “Citizen Trump: A One Man Show” today, leading up to the June 15 release of the riveting Simon & Schuster “Citizen Trump” book. With added supporting details and documentation in the new book, the Nexus Media film exposes the rest of the hidden story: how the media unwittingly fueled Trump’s rise to power every time it tried to thwart him – and how media behavior still encourages a continuing rise in Trumpism. - June 08, 2021 - Nexus Media
In a historical event marking the revelation of the lost tradition of ancient Indian art and the earliest surviving painting from the Hindu tradition (photographed and digitally restored by Shri Benoy K Behl), dignitaries from across the world came together to celebrate the power of Indian culture. - June 06, 2021 - Sapio Analytics
Hashtag is California's only Selfie Experience Gallery that is coming to the Lake Elsinore Outlets. It features over 20 rooms and 40+ various themes as well as two 360 platforms on green screen. Hashtag also has an "adult area" 18+ and 21+ that features "adult themed" content. All themes are available for selfies and videos for all social media platforms. - June 02, 2021 - #Hashtag LLC
Incredible River Oaks Estate Auction from the estate of Jennet and Jim Woods, former CEO of Baker Hughes. - June 01, 2021 - Lewis & Maese Antiques & Auctions
Poets' Choice is Proud to Announce the Publication of PANDEMIE, New and Selected Poems by Richard Harteis with Dutch Translations and New Art by Tom Veys
This bilingual edition (Dutch/English) features poems written during the pandemic with new poems celebrating the imminent end of this global catastrophe. PANDEMIE is augmented by beautiful, careful translations into Dutch as well as original artwork by Tom Veys, Rita Dawley and Juner Patnode. PANDEMIE has received the 2021 Valentin Krustev Award for Translation. Note ISBN Number: 978-1-7371653-09 - June 01, 2021 - Poets' Choice Publishing
Imaging91 Paints the City Black Again, Releasing a Fine Art Photo Book to Raise Funds for Emerging Black Artists
Imaging91 is releasing a book that captures the artwork created to speak out against racist policing on the anniversary of a Toronto art protest: "Paint the City Black." - May 28, 2021 - Imaging91
Posse Foundation, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Launch Arts Leadership Scholarship in Puerto Rico; Bard College Offers Full-Tuition Posse Scholarships to Students from Puerto Rico
The Posse Foundation is expanding to recruit art students in Puerto Rico through a new project launched in collaboration with Lin-Manuel Miranda and the Miranda Family Fund and Bard College. Beginning this fall, the college success and youth leadership development organization will identify, select... - May 25, 2021 - The Posse Foundation
BS Fuji Co., Ltd. and Kashima Arts Co., Ltd. is proud to co-host volume 7 of the Japanese Art Auction, MEGURU, from June 19 (Sat) to June 27 (Sun), 2021. An opportunity for, both, experienced and novice buyers to gain a feel for the arts, MEGURU is a sealed-bid auction that specializes in Japanese... - May 24, 2021 - Kashima Arts Co., Ltd.
Tradition Returns to the Crossroads District in Kansas City with the 21st Annual West 18th Street Fashion Show
The West 18th Street Fashion Show returns to the street with an innovative concept in the wake of the city’s closure due to a pandemic. The show’s producers invited Jay Tomlinson, Founding Principal and Owner of Helix Architecture + Design (Helix) to assist in creating seven sets for... - May 22, 2021 - West 18th Street Fashion Show
The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation has partnered with Southern California building materials company Eso Surfaces to create iconic textile blocks and 3D cement tiles from the Frank Lloyd Wright archive. Frank Lloyd Wright is considered America’s most influential architect. His unique textile blocks had a major impact on mid-century design. Textile blocks from Storer House and Ablin House and 3D cement tiles from Millard and Ennis House are now available for purchase. www.esosurfaces.com - May 20, 2021 - Eso Surfaces
KOCT Television Celebrates 40 Years of Serving the Community; The Voice of North County to Host a Live Virtual Tour and Annual Fundraiser on June 1
Oceanside’s Channel, KOCT Television is kicking off its 40th year by hosting the KOCT Television Live Virtual Tour and Annual Fundraiser on June 1 from 6 to 7 p.m. KOCT Television is one of the last remaining fulfillments of unbiased Public Broadcasting in America today. For the past 40... - May 14, 2021 - KOCT Television
In 2008, Ken Marquis, a picture framer from Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania, had an epiphany while milling around an automobile show. “I started rushing up and down vendor aisles buying old hub caps. I bought 41 rusted old hub caps that day. My friend thought I was crazy. I said ‘I have an... - May 05, 2021 - KenMarq, LLC
Artwork of New Jersey Artist, Stephanie Deshpande, Included on a Time Capsule to the Moon with 1200 International Artists and One A.I.
The Peregrine Collection – an assembly of thousands of creative works by over 1200 creative artists and one A.I. – is headed for the Moon. Seven paintings by the New Jersey artist, Stephanie Deshpande, are included in this collection. Deshpande is a representational painter best known... - April 29, 2021 - Stephanie Deshpande Fine Art
Over 300 paintings will be able to be viewed across several virtual art galleries that will enable prospective purchasers to walk around in real time, view the paintings and be able to chat in real time with the artists themselves who are depicted as digital avatars. - April 27, 2021 - Virtual Artists
In Évora, the Artist Santiago Ribeiro Exhibits for the First Time Since the Pandemic, While in Italy a Video Circulates Dedicated to the Portuguese
Santiago Ribeiro prepares for his new exhibition in Portugal, in Italy, three italians, Annalina, Vincenzo and Maurizio pay homage to Ribeiro with a hit video. - April 23, 2021 - 900 Letterario Magazine
A new high-end customization project is here. The Black Grail project is the latest release of DiW Manufacture, and is the result of high-tech innovation and traditional watchmaking. Finally, the Nautilus ref. 5711 acquired a modern look, as it is crafted with high-end carbon fiber elements. - April 22, 2021 - Designa Individual
Artist Hui Tian will be exhibiting his art at NYC Arts Empire Gallery from May 15, through June 30. There is an Opening reception scheduled for May 15, 6pm. - April 21, 2021 - NYC Arts Empire
Kashima Arts Proudly Presents, Seitei, Zeshin and Kyosai: Japanese Art at the Paris and Philadelphia Expositions, a Japanese Art Sales Exhibition
Kashima Arts proudly presents, Seitei, Zeshin and Kyosai: Japanese Art at the Paris and Philadelphia Expositions. The art sales exhibition opens April 24 on through to May 5 and offers approx. 40 works by the 3 leading Meiji period Nihon-ga painters who have gained great attention in recent years:... - April 19, 2021 - Kashima Arts Co., Ltd.
The small business owner is now the president of a growing corporation; Sharing tips on dealing with struggles while hustling to build Hloyal Management and PR - April 14, 2021 - Hloyal Management And PR
Artist Michael Kagan’s NiftyGateway Drop Includes First Ever Augmented Reality Fine Art NFT - WB+TDP Provides 3D Post-Production and Promotional Trailer
WB+TDP, an award-winning, multimedia production company specializing in CGI animation and VFX, created the 3D post-production and promotional trailer for first augmented reality fine art NFT drop on NiftyGateway. - April 13, 2021 - WB+TDP
Hloyal Management and PR President William B. Harris Jr. Helps Produce Houston, TX Based Production O'Shea
William B. Harris Jr., Port Lavaca, aids film production for a start-up company H&H Studios. - April 12, 2021 - Hloyal Management And PR
30 years ago, Ajanta Caves was revealed to the world through the power of its paintings. Through extensive research and restoration, a team based in India plans to reveal the true significance of Badami Caves, the caves where the earliest surviving Hindu paintings exist. - April 11, 2021 - Sapio Analytics
Hampshire art gallery Pankhurst Gallery is excited to announce that they will be reopening Monday, April 12, following the government's roadmap out of Lockdown. - April 11, 2021 - Pankhurst Gallery
Abernathy & Smyth publicist, Erin McHugh, announces the new release of “Elizabeth Lauder: Memoirs of a Plein Air Painter, Volume Two: Oil on Semi-Precious Stone.” - April 08, 2021 - Abernathy & Smyth Publishing House
Upcoming Artist of Start-Up Wall Art Company Contoura Cuts Explains How Lockdown 2021 Has Been a Catalyst in the Spiritual Revolution
How artist Connie Shorrocks used the imposed lockdown restrictions to slow down, connect to her inner spiritual wisdom and create the business of her dreams. - April 08, 2021 - Contoura Cuts LTD
Steve Emecz, the preeminent publisher of new Sherlock Holmes-based books, will be the Verb™ Presents Speaker Series’ featured guest on Thursday, April 29, 2021, 12:00 pm Noon (Pacific Time). His talk is aptly entitled, “The Game Is Afoot,” based on the now famous quotation... - April 07, 2021 - Silicon Private Wealth
This exhibit will feature Tesla’s Meditation & Chrysalis Series of Paintings. On View: April 10-11, 2021, 10am-5pm each day. On April 10 & 11, 2021, Cat Tesla will premiere her latest paintings from her two series: the Meditation Series of dreamy, atmospheric water scapes and the... - April 06, 2021 - Cat Tesla Fine Art
26th Gotoh Memorial Cultural Award Exhibition and Showcase of Overseas Training Achievements: Shiori Horie, A Breath Away
√K Contemporary proudly presents Shiori Horie’s solo exhibition, A Breath Away. Supported by the Tokyu Foundation, the exhibition showcases the achievements of Horie's overseas training, granted by her Most Promising Young Talent Prize in the Fine Arts Division of the 26th Goto... - April 05, 2021 - SEI-RIN Co., Ltd.
WB+TDP, a Veteran in Broadcast Commercial Production, is First Agency to Provide Digital Production to Fine Artist’s NFT Works - April 05, 2021 - WB+TDP
Art Exhibit of more than 40 pieces of artist Karrie Kanzenbach - March 30, 2021 - Karrie Kanzenbach
Phoenix International Art Gallery, a trusted name among collectors from all over the globe for consistent and exceptional high-quality art, has announced the launch of its new and improved website https://piagallery.com. The website presents a valuable opportunity for avid art collectors to browse through some of the most exquisite pieces of modern artwork including 3D printed works and digital artworks. - March 20, 2021 - PIA Gallery
The Peregrine Collection assembles thousands of artistic and literary works from 1200 international artists and writers - and an OpenAI-based machine poet - on a time capsule scheduled for launch in late 2021 via Astrobotic's Peregrine Lunar Lander to the Moon. - March 11, 2021 - Incandence
"Maestro's Magical Music Box," a New, Interactive Children's Series, Comes to Life March 19, 2021 on YouTube
An all-new, live action/animated children's web series, Maestro's Magical Music Box, is debuting on YouTube. Season One focuses on much-needed Fine Arts education, and it features broader reach with episodes in Spanish and ASL. Sing-alongs, DIY crafting and magical characters will appeal to families and kids of all ages. - March 06, 2021 - Dream Sweet Films, LLC