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Pro Bono Legal Services from Eckert Seamans Protect Family Photo Collection on View at New African American Museum

While Daniel S. Evans was excited to hear that the National Museum of African American History and Culture was interested in his mother’s collection of historic photographs and happy to share her legacy, he wanted to protect his family’s intellectual property. He called on Eckert Seamans in Philadelphia for assistance in copyrighting the Laura Fitzpatrick Photo Collection, which shows mid-20th century African American life in New York City. The firm was delighted to provide pro bono services. - September 28, 2016 - Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott

Loretta M. Menendian Recognized as a VIP for 2016 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Loretta M. Menendian Recognized as a VIP for 2016 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Loretta M. Menendian of Fort Walton Beach, Florida has been recognized as a VIP for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 50 years in the field of art. About Loretta M. Menendian Ms. Menendian is an Art Teacher at... - September 27, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Explore Liquid Nitrogen, Homebrew, Cheese, and Bugs at the Museum’s Adult Swim: Science of Eats - Sept 30

Hands On Children’s Museum is once again offering playtime for adults at the museum with Adult Swim: Science of Eats – Friday, Sept 30 from 7-10 p.m. The late night event for adults 21+ is a chance to sample local bites & brews and learn about the science behind the foods we eat. - September 22, 2016 - Hands On Children's Museum

"Uonderland" by Raquel Paiewonsky at Peligro Amarillo / Santurce

New work explores landscape, architecture and social metaphor / fantasy - September 22, 2016 - Yellow Peril Gallery

Michael Burges Behind the Glass

Michael Burges: “Behind The Glass,” premier Solo Show in New York, showcasing his Reverse Glass Paintings series. Employing his unique technique using gold and platinum leaf, Burges creates large works with an extraordinary color presence, aesthetic precision and visual impact. He explores the possibilities of color, space, their relationship as well as the effect it produces on the viewer and vice versa. - September 22, 2016 - JanKossen Contemporary

Major Art Installation Revealed at Penn State University, The Behrend College

Higherglyphics is pleased to announce the news of its most extensive community project to date for the new AMIC building at Penn State University, The Behrend College. This project consists of six murals (covering 350 square feet) and two sculptures (one indoor, one outdoor). Not only are the individual works impressive, but the project as a whole is one of the most ambitious artistic undertakings in the region. - September 21, 2016 - Higherglyphics LLC

AVANTE International Technology Presents Its Enhanced ASSET-GUARDIAN™ Security System

The ASSET-GUARDIAN™ is now complemented with the PROXI-SHIELD™ and MyGuide™ systems to enhance the experience of museum and exhibition visitors. PROXI-SHIELD™ is a component that provides sensor-based controlled line monitoring of acceptable approach distances to important arts-antiques-valuables being exhibited. MyGuide™ is a mobile App that provides an on-demand personal tour guide to art and other objects of interest. - September 21, 2016 - AVANTE International Technology, Inc.

Composer and Painter Seek and Find Valuable Expression as Park’s October Artists in Residence

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park’s welcomes a pair of noted artists who will spend October as Artists-in-Residence at the Park. Byron Yasui, a composer and professional jazz musician, enthusiast and champion of the ‘ukulele as a serious instrument, and Professor Emeritus of Theory... - September 15, 2016 - National Parks Arts Foundation

New Artist Launches in Historic Lambertville, New Jersey Afia Dash - Art, Leather, Treasure Grand Opening

New Artist Launches in Historic Lambertville, New Jersey Afia Dash - Art, Leather, Treasure Grand Opening

Afia Dash, a local artist and designer, has opened her new showroom, design space, and art gallery. The unique art gallery, studio space, and design showroom is located at 56 Coryell Street in the gorgeous town of Lambertville, NJ. - September 14, 2016 - Afia Dash

Artlightenment Festival Announces 2016 Theme

Artlightenment takes place in November at the Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre Nashville and organizers have just announced theme for the 2016 event. - September 09, 2016 - Artlightenment

Suh Jeong Min Solo Show: The Word of Prayer

Suh Jeong Min Solo Show, New York - September 09, 2016 - JanKossen Contemporary

Bernie Taupin | 8 | Exhibition of New Assemblage Works

A tightly curated exhibition of new mixed media works by Bernie Taupin featured at KM Fine Arts Los Angeles. - September 09, 2016 - KM Fine Arts Los Angeles

New Catholic University Aims to Renew Culture of Beauty

New Catholic University Aims to Renew Culture of Beauty

Pontifex University opens inaugural enrollment for its affordable and innovative Masters of Sacred Arts degree. - September 08, 2016 - Pontifex University

Aztec Ruins National Monument Welcomes Alternative Process Photographer as Inaugural 2016 Artist-in-Residence

The non-profit National Parks Arts Foundation (NPAF) in cooperation with the Aztec Ruins National Monument of the National Park Service, and with the support and cooperation with the Friends of Aztec Ruins announced today that Cate Sampson, a Louisiana-based art photographer will be the... - September 08, 2016 - National Parks Arts Foundation

Disturbingly Beautiful

Announcing the Horror Art Show of Audra Phillips at Dark Delicacies, Burbank, CA - September 05, 2016 - Audra Phillips - Artist

MasterPeace Organizes Painting 30 Walls Simultaneously on Peace Day, Marking It One of the Biggest Art Projects of Its Kind

MasterPeace Gives a Powerful Peace Statement Transforming Walls of Separation in 30 Cities Into Walls of Connection in Celebration of the International Day of Peace, September 21, 2016 - September 01, 2016 - MasterPeace

"Stitching Mona" and "Manuscript:Word Drawings" by Jessica Deane Rosner at Yellow Peril

Two distinct exhibits by Jessica Deane Rosner, featuring an “intensely personal” installation about her mother’s state of mind and 13 narrative drawings about an unexpected crisis. - September 01, 2016 - Yellow Peril Gallery

North Sea Diver Moves from Oil to Oils

North Sea Diver Moves from Oil to Oils

"I want to ensure the story and personalities of the characters who work offshore aren't forgotten and that their memory survives all of us." -Pete Davies, artist and ex North Sea diver. - August 31, 2016 - Pete Davies Art

Announcing Artist David Hunter Demonstrating the Art of Etchings at Seaside Art Gallery, September 2 - 5, 2016

Rembrandt made over 300 etchings...each one brilliantly translating his remarkable use of light, air and space. Picasso, Chagall and Rouault were famous for them too. - August 31, 2016 - Seaside Art Gallery

Cleveland Gallery Owner Encourages Vandalism

Althea Jones, owner of The Black House Gallery, is inviting the public to come out and "vandalize" her gallery on September 10th and 11th from 10am to 2pm as part of an event titled Spray Days. During Spray Days, participants are encouraged to bring spray paint and leave their marks on... - August 25, 2016 - The Black House Gallery

Laura Rathe Fine Art Presents Hunt Slonem: Fauna

Laura Rathe Fine Art Presents Hunt Slonem: Fauna

LRFA Announces Debut Solo Exhibition & Lecture by Internationally Known Artist in Dallas, Texas - August 20, 2016 - Laura Rathe Fine Art

MAC Fine Art 19th Anniversary Sale

Celebrate MAC Fine Art's 19th anniversary with huge savings. This is an opportunity to take advantage of incredible discounts on some of their most talented and best selling artists. - August 20, 2016 - MAC Fine Art

Atlanta Artist Corey Barksdale Selected as Muralist for Dr. King Monument Project Funded by Georgia Tourism Product Development Grant

Atlanta Artist Corey Barksdale Selected as Muralist for Dr. King Monument Project Funded by Georgia Tourism Product Development Grant

Dublin Downtown Development Authority and Visit Dublin GA announced today that Corey Barksdale, a nationally recognized Georgia artist, has been selected as the muralist for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - August 16, 2016 - Corey Barksdale

Karen Hawkins & Sydney Yeager: BEYOND CHAOS

Karen Hawkins & Sydney Yeager: BEYOND CHAOS

Acclaimed Houston gallery, Laura Rathe Fine Art, announces the exhibition "Beyond Chaos," featuring new paintings, sculptures, and installations by noted email Texas artist, Sydney Yeager and Karen Hawkins, with an opening reception on Saturday, September 10th, 6-9 PM at 2707 Colquitt Street. - August 14, 2016 - Laura Rathe Fine Art

Summer Group Exhibition Featuring Carrie Johnson, Gordon Moore, and Kazimira Rachfal

Anita Rogers Gallery presents a group exhibition featuring works by Carrie Johnson, Gordon Moore and Kazimira Rachfal. The show will be on view from July 26 through September 6, 2016 at 77 Mercer Street, Suite 2N in New York City. - August 05, 2016 - Anita Rogers Gallery

Celestron Hosts First Ever "La Moonwalk" Charity Art Show and Full Moon Star Party Benefitting the Planetary Society and Freearts.org

Experience an evening of Moon-Inspired art and sounds from around the world; an interactive pop-up art show fusing art, entertainment, and science into one fun filled event. Celestron is extremely excited to bring to the city of Pasadena and the greater Los Angeles area, LA MoonWalk, on Thursday,... - August 02, 2016 - Celestron

SCRAP is 40 Years Old and It's Time for a Party!

SCRAP, the world’s original creative reuse depot, is celebrating its 40th anniversary with two exciting and fun events: SCRAP40, a gala party, and RECLAIMED: elevating the art of reuse, a juried show of art made from reused materials. Both will take place in October. SCRAP40, a "fancy,... - July 30, 2016 - SCRAP

Confluence: Twelve Collaborations at The Morgan Conservatory

Confluence: Twelve Collaborations merges the work of accomplished papermakers with select artists August 12th - September 16th - July 29, 2016 - The Morgan Conservatory

Modest Coffee Announces New Collaboration with Chicago Area Artists

The Modest Coffee team announced today a new collaborative series called “The Artist.” The idea behind the new series, as lead roaster Marcus Contaldo explains, “…is collaboration between artist and artisan. We ask our artist to create the artwork for the front label and we... - July 29, 2016 - Modest Coffee

Orders & Medals Society of America is Coming to Pittsburgh

Orders & Medals Society of America is Coming to Pittsburgh

The annual convention of the Orders & Medals Society of America is coming to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in about five weeks time. Commonly known as OMSA, members of the numismatic/ faleristic specialty group collect, research and preserve award medals of all kinds, military and civilian,... - July 28, 2016 - Orders & Medals Society of America

"Visible Forces" by Rodrigo Nava at Peligro Amarillo / Santurce

Nava to present small-scale studies of his expanded forms, a series of collagraph prints and frescos inspired by textures and shapes of vessels and other objects of his home and studio. - July 28, 2016 - Yellow Peril Gallery

Autumn de Forest Seeks to Helps Others with Paintings with Exhibit in Stone Harbor, NJ

Autumn de Forest Seeks to Helps Others with Paintings with Exhibit in Stone Harbor, NJ

The abstract artwork of 14-year-old Autumn de Forest has been compared to Master artists. Even more impressive and just as extraordinary as her art, is this young artist’s sincere compassion to help others through her craft. Ocean Galleries welcomes the talented Autumn de Forest for a remarkable August exhibition. Autumn’s time at the shore will allow the compassionate youth to once again support an important local organization, the Helen L. Diller Vacation Home for Blind Children. - July 27, 2016 - Ocean Galleries

Avondale Arts Alliance to Create Pop Up Art Park, The ArtLot

The Avondale Arts Alliance in Avondale Estates, GA. is developing a pop up art park called The ArtLot. The only one of its kind in Georgia, it's slated to open in August. The park will showcase art installations from local artists, musical and spoken word performances, movies and other programming. - July 22, 2016 - Avondale Arts Alliance

Mushot™ is a New App Transforms the Idea of Photo Sharing Into a Competitive Game

Mushot™ is a New App Transforms the Idea of Photo Sharing Into a Competitive Game

Try out Mushot, the new museum photo sharing game that lets you take photos in any of the 30 participating museums and see it compete with other photos. Mushot™ Where Your Photo Has a Meaning. - July 12, 2016 - Mushot

Connecticut Artist Rita Paradis Accepted for 10th Time in the Colored Pencil Society's International Exhibition

Connecticut Artist Rita Paradis Accepted for 10th Time in the Colored Pencil Society's International Exhibition

While it is an accomplishment to be accepted into any art exhibition, multiple acceptances into national and international shows makes a rather strong point that an artist is a master of his or her craft. “Rita Paradis is a true master of colored pencil,” says Joan Pilarczyk, Director of Artsplace. - July 11, 2016 - ArtParadise

Art Paradise and Petals & Paws Team Up for "Paint Your Pet" Art Class Series in West Hartford, CT

Art Paradise and Petals & Paws Team Up for "Paint Your Pet" Art Class Series in West Hartford, CT

Art Paradise and Petals & Paws team up for "Paint Your Pet" art class series in West Hartford, CT. Join National Award Winning Artist Rita Paradis for a special art class series and learn how to create a work of beauty honoring your very own beloved cat, dog, bird, hedge hog, or... - July 11, 2016 - ArtParadise

"The Intimate Collection" by Kathryn Parker Almanas at Yellow Peril

Exhibition includes sewn works and photographs that explore "the pleasures and confusion of intimacy and the body." - July 10, 2016 - Yellow Peril Gallery

9-Year Old Budding Artist, Alayna Zaid to Showcase Her Artworks at Sublime Galleria

Young and talented, 9-year old Alayna Zaid is all set to showcase her collection of artworks titled "Imaginarium" at Sublime Galleria, UB City. This confident youngster started painting at the tender age of three and has now succeeded in creating her first complete collection - a series... - July 09, 2016 - Sublime Art Galleria

A Kickstarter to Help Prioritize Your Creative Time

Time management is challenging for most artists, designers, musicians and freelancers. A new kickstarter will prioritize passions and make the most of each week. Back the project to reserve a planner and get listed in the directory. We all have many layers of responsibilities, projects and ideas that need to fit into our week. By focusing on what concrete goals we can reasonably accomplish and rewarding ourselves with visual accolades, we can reinforce productivity. - July 09, 2016 - Danielle Festa

Try Your Hand at Silk Painting While Creating Your Own Mandala at the Price Center

Artists Ruby Dale Austin and Gigi Mederos are pleased to announce 
a new Silk Mandala Painting Workshop they will be offering at the Price Center on Monday, July 18, 2016 from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM. The Price Center is located at 222 W. San Antonio Street in San Marcos TX. Anyone interested should go to rioclarostudio (dot) com and search on Workshops & Classes or 
go to Facebook and search /rioclarostudio –– reminder the class is limited to 12 adults only. - July 09, 2016 - Rio Claro Studio

Carole A. Feuerman | Perception | KM Fine Arts Los Angeles

Solo exhibition of new miniature, life-size, and monumental hyperrealist sculptures by Carole A. Feuerman. - July 09, 2016 - KM Fine Arts Los Angeles

Marc Chagall in Israel - Rare, Authenticated, Original, Never-Before-Released Prints Collection of Marc Chagall Photos by David Rubinger

Marc Chagall in Israel - Rare, Authenticated, Original, Never-Before-Released Prints Collection of Marc Chagall Photos by David Rubinger

Jerusalem Publishing Atelier is proud to publish, for the first time ever, a rare art collection based on the up-close and personal pictures of Marc Chagall, captured by Israel’s legendary photographer, David Rubinger. - July 08, 2016 - Jerusalem Publishing Atelier

Igor Iankovskyi Has Announced the Winners of IVth National Children’s Drawing Contest "Ukraine: the Way to Peace!"

The Ukrainian House has accommodated the solemn prize-awarding ceremony of the IVth National children’s drawing contest, conducted by the Igor Iankovskyi charity foundation “Initiative for the Future” for the fourth year in a row. - July 08, 2016 - Igor Iankovskyi Charity Foundation

New Exhibit Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Ray Gun

The Classic Toy Museum in Burlingame, California is celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the "ray gun." The toy ray gun exhibit opens officially on July 12, 2016. - July 08, 2016 - Classic Toy Museum

Child Prodigy, Autumn de Forest, Returns to Stone Harbor, NJ

Child Prodigy, Autumn de Forest, Returns to Stone Harbor, NJ

“Autumn de Forest – The Journey Continues” opens at Ocean Galleries on Friday, August 5 and runs through Sunday, August 7, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM daily, with all artwork available for acquisition. Guests will have the opportunity to meet Autumn de Forest when she signs purchased artwork from 6:00 PM until 10:00 PM on Friday, August 5 and Saturday, August 6, and from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM on Sunday, August 7. - July 07, 2016 - Ocean Galleries

Provincetown Artist Shania LeClaire Riviere Continues to Capture Attention with Visual and "Drag Fusion" Art

Provincetown Artist Shania LeClaire Riviere Continues to Capture Attention with Visual and "Drag Fusion" Art

Internationally lauded visual and "drag fusion" artist Shania LeClaire Riviere continues an eclectic year of art that has already included an Orlando Tribute which he shared with legendary film director John Waters; a tribute painting selected for Solidarity Through Pride in Boston; several shows of his My Weekend in Provincetown series of drawings and watercolors. He continues with #ARTONSHANIA, 8@8 art events at acclaimed 8 Dyer Hotel and a preview of new prints at AMP. - July 05, 2016 - ARTONSHANIA

Orders & Medals Society of America Annual Convention in Pittsburgh, PA August 11-14, 2016

Orders & Medals Society of America Annual Convention in Pittsburgh, PA August 11-14, 2016

The annual convention of the Orders & Medals Society of America is coming to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in about five weeks time. Commonly known as OMSA, members of the numismatic/ faleristic specialty group collect, research and preserve award medals of all kinds, military and civilian,... - July 02, 2016 - Orders & Medals Society of America

A. Lucille Bradburn Recognized as a Lifetime Featured Member by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

A. Lucille Bradburn Recognized as a Lifetime Featured Member by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

A. Lucille Bradburn of Clovis, New Mexico has been recognized as a Lifetime Featured Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of art. About A. Lucille Bradburn Ms. Bradburn has over 50 years experience in the art... - June 23, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Paramount Café Will Unveil Alley Wall Art Project to Kick Off Meet in the Street

Paramount Café Will Unveil Alley Wall Art Project to Kick Off Meet in the Street

Paramount Café will unveil Denver’s latest urban wall art at this weekend’s Meet in the Street, 16th Street Mall’s summer celebration of all things Downtown Denver. Commissioned by the restaurant, in collaboration with design company Ink Monstr, the Downtown Denver... - June 22, 2016 - Premier Ventures Inc.

International Artists Deliver an Amazing Art Exhibition..

The International Gallery of the Arts (IGOA) was honoured to host this month's “All Scapes” online art exhibition. The exhibition featured various depictions of scenery, from monuments to landscapes, seascapes and more. They received an amazing collection of art from very talented... - June 21, 2016 - International Gallery Of The Arts- IGOA

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