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Thirty artists in studios across Fayette and Coweta counties will be showcasing their talents and techniques, answering questions and selling their art during the 5th Annual Southern Hands Artist Studio Tour (SHAST). Held the 2nd weekend in November. - September 01, 2017 - Southern Hands Artist Studio Tour
Now 10-weeks old, the male and female pair of pups are the second group born at the Preserve in two years. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) lists the species as “Vulnerable,” with their greatest threat in the wild coming from habitat destruction. Fossa are their own unique species, but closely related to Mongoose and meercats. - August 31, 2017 - Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo
New fellowship announced for art and design students by S3 Stores Inc. & Artist Supply Source. The fellowship is valued at $1,000 and will be awarded to the winning student based on their essay submission. - August 31, 2017 - S3 Stores Inc.
Cats in the Hall is an all media cat art exhibit featuring works from over 75 artists. A Cat Alter, Homage will be created. September Arts Alive! event for the whole family. 208 C Street Studios and Hall Gallery, Eureka. - August 25, 2017 - Rachel K. Schlueter
Ocean Galleries welcomes Hessam Abrishami Labor Day weekend with a new collection of all original expressionistic paintings, drawings, and other art. “Hessam Abrishami – Colors of Romance” will be at Ocean Galleries September 1-6, 2017 with Hessam making gallery appearances 7:00 to 10:00 PM on Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3. Formally trained in Italy and influenced by modern Masters, Hessam’s dynamic compositions, powerful expressions, and bold, vibrant colors captivate viewers. - August 21, 2017 - Ocean Galleries
From July 19, 2017 until December 31, 2017 art from Santiago Ribeiro will be shown in Times Square, New York. - August 19, 2017 - Santiago Ribeiro
The ARIDO Gem award recognizes extraordinary talent excellence & design in Jewelry, Fashion, Art, Music, Film & TV. Fine Art jewelry created with the highest quality gems and precious metals in the world. Founded by a scion of the Raphael family & celebrity guru, Thomas Chappell. - August 18, 2017 - ARIDO Jewelry
Free Onsite Registration for the Coney Island Sand Sculpting Contest is Open to Amateur and Semi-Professional Sand Sculpting Artists of All Ages. Presented by Neptune/Sixth in Partnership with Brooklyn Community Services, Astella Development Corp and Alliance for Coney Island. - August 18, 2017 - Brooklyn Community Services
Art Fest Naples at Fleischmann Park is seeking artists working in all media to exhibit at the annual show. The juried art show will be held January 20-21, 2018 at Fleischmann Park, 1600 Fleischmann Blvd., Naples, 34102. In its 21st year, the show has consistently been rated in the top 100 shows in the... - August 18, 2017 - Art Fest Naples
Los Angeles Artist Terri Lloyd works with astrological predictions to launch funding campaign. Says, "I need the extra mojo." Yes, she's serious. - August 18, 2017 - Terri Lloyd Artist
With brushes and mahl stick in hand, sign painter AlyssaBeth Archambault hit the road mere hours after receiving her Associate of Arts degree in June and headed east from California to sling some paint and explore. She landed in Reading to fulfill an artist residency and has chosen to extend her visit... - August 18, 2017 - AlyssaBeth Archambault
Josh Kirby was a master painter renowned for his groundbreaking illustrations in science fiction, fantasy and horror. His work included Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, Terry Pratchett’s Discworld, the Pratchett and Neil Gaiman penned Good Omens, and countless other film posters and book covers. When Kirby passed on in 2001, the trustees of his estate had been tasked with sorting through his vast archives. Amongst the papers, receipts and correspondences with famous authors, was a hidden gem. - August 17, 2017 - Josh Kirby Art
ADM Two Exhibits & Displays will work alongside Pattie Smith at Frina Design to fabricate the exhibits for the interior of the main galleries for the Dunedin History Center.
The new exhibit will feature various topics including the history of Dunedin and its initial settlement and heritage, history... - August 17, 2017 - ADM Two
JanKossen Contemporary is pleased to present Magia del Momento, Antonio Marra’s premiere solo show at the gallery, on view from September 7th to October 14th, 2017.
Antonio Marra’s 3D paintings are simultaneously familiar and revolutionary. Although nostalgic of Frank Stella’s vibrantly... - August 17, 2017 - JanKossen Contemporary
Company will focus on digital art that is backlit, interchangeable & large. - August 14, 2017 - Big Naked Wall
The Installation You Can't Un-See is a huge sculpture, light and music experience. The biggest sculpture in it is 14 ft tall and is currently displayed at the Hive Gallery in Downtown Los Angeles. The entire installation will be in 3 other venues in LA later this year. It involves 4 giant sculptures that you can walk through and as people move through them they change the music and sound design. - August 13, 2017 - PAZ-ART
A new exhibition on Multiculturalism in Fredericton and Central New Brunswick along with free admission to the Museum on August 20th. - August 11, 2017 - Fredericton Region Museum
LRFA Presents Debut Solo Exhibition by Internationally Known Artist in Dallas, Texas - August 10, 2017 - Laura Rathe Fine Art
Ocean Galleries welcomes Hessam Abrishami Labor Day weekend with a new collection of abstract, impressionistic paintings, drawings, and sketches. “Hessam Abrishami – Colors of Romance” will be at Ocean Galleries September 1-6, 2017 with Hessam making gallery appearances 7:00 to 10:00 PM on Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3. Formally trained in Italy and influenced by modern Masters, Hessam’s dynamic compositions, powerful expressions, and bold, vibrant colors captivate viewers. - August 08, 2017 - Ocean Galleries
As representations of figures transformed into monsters of love, the Shrinebeasts in 'Here, where the tweets turn into pearls' utilize bathos, heroic history painting, and the visual language of romanticism as guidance to engineer a reality that reexamines a previous time through alternate reality. - August 08, 2017 - Yellow Peril Gallery
The Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago (UNM) will open a travelling exhibition from Ukraine The Courageous: Our Heroes to mark the Independence Day of Ukraine. An unprecedented exhibition and first time collaborative project with the Heavenly Hundred Heroes – the Revolution of Dignity Museum (Maidan Museum) in Kyiv, Ukraine and support of the Consulate General of Ukraine in Chicago. - August 06, 2017 - Ukrainian National Museum
ZOHI Gallery of Santa Fe, NM presents "The Complete Native Experience" exhibition which will feature over 30 artists from over 31 different tribes from August 15th to September 15th. - August 03, 2017 - ZOHI Gallery
The Type Directors Club debuted the "World's Best Typography" exhibition in New York before it travels throughout the world. The exhibition combines the juried results of this year’s Annual Typeface Design Competition, TDC 2017, and the Annual Communications Design Competition, TDC63, which includes over 200 selections from 29 countries. - July 26, 2017 - Type Directors Club
Jeff Hall, of North Hollywood, California, is honored as a Professional of the Year by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals for his distinguished contributions and achievements in the field of Architectural Services. - July 25, 2017 - America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals
Brazilian pop artist sensation, Romero Britto, is coming to southern New Jersey for the first time this August. “Romero Britto – Brilliant World of Color” will be at Ocean Galleries in Stone Harbor, NJ Friday, August 4 through Tuesday, August 8, with the acclaimed artist making gallery appearances 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Saturday, August 5 and 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Sunday, August 6. - July 25, 2017 - Ocean Galleries
New comic line kicks off for Absolute, with legendary creators. - July 21, 2017 - Red Giant Entertainment
Colleen Doran, Noah Van Sciver, Steve Geiger, Simon Fraser, Jose Delbo Also Among Top Comics Creators at Greater Columbus Convention Center - July 15, 2017 - Wizard World, Inc.
Ocean Galleries welcomes world-renowned pop artist, Romero Britto, for his first ever exhibition in Stone Harbor, NJ. “Romero Britto – Brilliant World of Color” will include an impressive collection of artwork and sculptures on display beginning Friday, August 4 through Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Guests can meet the enthusiastic and optimistic Romero Britto at specially gallery receptions taking place 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Saturday, August 5 and 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Sunday, August 6. - July 13, 2017 - Ocean Galleries
An inaugural online auction of Modern and Contemporary Middle Eastern Art featuring Emirati, Lebanese, Egyptian, Iraqi, Syrian, Saudi-Arabian, Iranian, and Turkish artists including other surrounding countries and diaspora artists from this region. - July 13, 2017 - ARTIANA
11-Time Harvey Award, 10-Time Eisner Honoree to be Honored at Wizard World Comic Con Columbus, August 4 as Third Recipient - July 08, 2017 - Wizard World, Inc.
More than 400 exhibitors along with 2,000 enthusiasts and attendees are expected to attend the World Model Expo 2017 Chicago from July 7 through July 9, 2017. - July 03, 2017 - Military Miniature Society of Illinois
Martin Lawrence Galleries South Coast is proud to present a whimsical and witty exhibition that fools the eye via trompe-l’oeil. Artist, Bertho, is flying in from France to greet his guests over the little scenarios of his own ingenious inventions.
Bertho is classically trained having enrolled... - July 03, 2017 - Martin Lawrence Galleries South Coast
Taiwan Academy in Los Angeles is proud to present En Man Chang's "As Heavy As a Feather," an unique exhibit that reflects upon indigenous identity, cultural sustainability and the intricacies surrounding land use and urbanization. The opening reception on July 7th will feature an evening of... - July 02, 2017 - Taiwan Academy
Ocean Galleries hosts Aldo Luongo July 21-26 with his “Reflections of Summer” exhibit, an amazing new collection of impressionistic-style paintings inspired by an innate love of summer and the seashore. Meet the internationally acclaimed Aldo Loungo from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Saturday, July 22 and from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Sunday, July 23, 2017. “Reflections of Summer” opens Friday, July 21 through Wednesday, July 26 from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM daily, with all artwork available for acquisition. - June 29, 2017 - Ocean Galleries
JanKossen Contemporary is pleased to present FRESH! 3rd Annual Summer Show: GEOFORM, a group show in collaboration with Arte Ponte Cultural Institute, featuring works by 28 artists demonstrating their interpretations of geometric abstraction. - June 29, 2017 - JanKossen Contemporary
New Life-Size Painting of 75-Year-Old Gardener Unveiled at New Gallery in Impoverished Scottsdale Section of Carson. - June 26, 2017 - Alexey Steele
Zen Impressions, Horst Liepolt - retrospective show of his abstract paintings presented by Clarita Liepolt & El Taller Latino Americano. July 3-14, 2017 at El Barrio’s Artspace PS 109, 215 East 99 Street, New York, NY 10029. Gallery hours: 11am-7pm daily. http://horstliepolt.com - June 26, 2017 - Horst Liepolt
Internationally known automotive artist Alfredo De La Maria has partnered with Festivals of Speed, a luxury Lifestyle automotive event to distribute a portion of his original paintings and limited edition prints on paper and canvas. The artwork features historically accurate portrayals of automotive races over the last 70 years in an impressionistic, yet detailed style. - June 26, 2017 - Festivals of Speed
Every ACME Corporation gadget, ever, on a poster. Previously raising $105,000 on Kickstarter, newly designed posters are now back in June & July 2017 as part of Kickstarter's 'Kickstarter Gold' featured campaign. - June 24, 2017 - Fringe Focus Inc.
Summer time is the right time for art fun especially for artists who are moving into painting the subtle changes of light of the summer season. - June 23, 2017 - Focus Point Shape International Online Art Gallery
Fine Art America Artist Mario Carta is the founder of brand new website named AuctionByArtists.com the site has positioned itself to provide emerging visual artist a free alternative to the restrictive big auction house elites. The site claims it is making the auction venue platform available to emerging... - June 22, 2017 - AuctionByArtists.com
JoAllyn Archambault, of Arlington, Virginia, has recently been honored as a Lifetime VIP member of Strathmore’s Who’s Who for her outstanding contributions and achievements in field of Anthropology. - June 21, 2017 - Strathmore Who's Who
With ground having been broken on May 22nd, the Bill Monroe Museum is becoming reality. Today, the Bill Monroe Museum launched a fundraising campaign on the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. This is in response to a need for funds to finish the build-out of the inside of the building. While the building... - June 21, 2017 - Bill Monroe Museum
When Peter Max returns to Ocean Galleries over the Fourth of July weekend, he will be celebrating two occasions that are deeply meaningful to him: America’s independence and the fiftieth anniversary of the “Summer of Love.” The “Peter Max – Summer of Love 50th Anniversary” exhibit is at Ocean Galleries Friday, June 30 through Wednesday, July 5, 2017 and will include a new collection of signature artwork with paintings ranging from cosmic works, to classic imagery from his five-decade career. - June 20, 2017 - Ocean Galleries
The landmark Cornelia Street Café is hosting a solo exhibition entitled Uncovered by Baltimore based artist Erin Barach. Uncovered includes new drawings that explore literal and poetic fragmentation, overlooked subtleties, and the physical sensation of touch. The show opens with a reception on July 11th, running until August 29th, 2017. - June 20, 2017 - Erin Barach
"Light of Yorkshire" Clare Haley to show her newest collection of work in a spellbinding solo exhibition. - June 20, 2017 - York Fine Arts
Martin Lawrence Galleries South Coast host British Impressionist’s, Kerry Hallam, most significant art reception ever since the Brexit November 2016 vote for Britain’s exit from the European Union. Time is great until Summer 2019 for collectors of British art in the United States.
Hallam... - June 19, 2017 - Martin Lawrence Galleries South Coast
Wester’s third iteration of the impact of early disco on queer identity is generously supported by the Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant. - June 19, 2017 - Yellow Peril Gallery
Applegreen Research™ announces the addition of local art talent, Zara Art, to their design department. - June 17, 2017 - Applegreen Research
Today, the back-lighted pictures displayed in advertisements at shopping centers or cinemas are expensive; don’t have a high-resolution quality and when you turn the light off, the colors fade dramatically. After a lot of research, development, trial and error, the founder of "PicturAlive" (Electronic Engineer, Inventor and Amateur Photographer) found the solution for all these problems at an affordable cost for families and companies. - June 14, 2017 - PicturAlive.com