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Influential art writer Paul Duval championed Lawren Harris - The Globe and Mail

For more than half a century, influential art critic Paul Duval was the eloquent advocate, not just for Harris and his Group of Seven confrères, but for a broad spectrum of significant Canadian artists, from Quebec's avant-garde Automatistes to the ...

In defence of the arts - The Manitoban

The arts are more than just the television shows you watch, the paintings hung in restaurants or the books you are forced to read in English class. The arts allow us to understand the problems within society and in our country and to recognize our own ...

Arts, Entertainment, History and Culture Headline the 2019 Forever Stamp Lineup - Markets Insider

"The miniature works of art illustrated in the 2019 stamp program offer something for everyone's interest about American history and culture," said U.S. Postal Service Stamp Services Executive Director Mary-Anne Penner. "From legendary poet Walt ...

What's On in the Arts: November 2018 - electriccitymagazine.ca

Here is your complete listings of arts and culture events happening in Peterborough in November 2018. For a complete list of music events, see our events calendar. Visual Art // Theatre and Performance // Film // Orchestra and Choir // Literary Arts ...

'The Art of Forestry' on now at Pope Mountain Arts Centre - Caledonia Courier

The show itself is a celebration of the local forest industry and features large paintings by Vanderhoof artist Annerose Georgeson in the main gallery as well as some paintings by Fort St. James artist Janna Burgart in the entry and lounge. There are ...

Luke is right that the arts still matter in The Walking Dead world - Undead Walking

When surviving from day-to-day is something that requires a constant effort like in The Walking Dead world art can seem like a trivial thing or even a luxury that the survivors can't afford to indulge in. But every culture, even the most primitive ...

Culture Report: 'No Photography' Rules in the Age of Immersive Art - Voice of San Diego

Immersive art installations, including the brand new SDMA Tim Shaw exhibition, “Beyond Reason,” on display through Feb. 24 (which Miller succinctly describes as “really around you”), there's so much to bump into. Of the six installations in Shaw's ...

UP for Arts Holiday Gala & Auction! - The Suburban Times

A magical evening of holiday entertainment along with an African safari, local tours, gourmet dinners and a variety of other great holiday gifts await guests at the UP for Arts 1st Annual Holiday Gala and Silent Auction on Friday, December 14! (Get a ...

Inside The Arts: Improvisation Across The Arts, Latin Music Allstars, Green Project Gala - WWNO

This week on Inside the Arts, as the city's tricentennial year winds down, a 3-day conference explores improvisation and its influence across the arts. It's called Improvisation: New Orleans Gift to the Modern World. Conference organizer, author and ...

Alien-Like Arts Complex Emerges in the Mexican Jungle - HYPEBEAST

A massive new development dedicated to diverse creatives has just been completed at the core of the Yucatan peninsula. Entitled AZULIK uh may, the arts complex features sprawling natural forms, floating bridges, and snake-like paths. The highlight of ...

Arts and Entertainment Calendar for Nov. 25 - Berkshire Eagle

ART Hancock Shaker Village: Wreath n' Sip, $90, 2 to 4 p.m., 1843 W. Housatonic St., Pittsfield. Registration includes materials, snacks, and wine. Reservations required. Hoffman Pottery: Meet the artist, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 103 Great Barrington Road ...

West Hollywood residents to decide whether to allow Gwyneth Paltrow-backed club on Sunset Strip - Curbed LA

The council greenlit the members-only Arts Club in August, granting the project three approvals needed to move forward. But the council's decision was challenged in October by the hotel workers union Unite Here Local 11, which collected more than 2,800 ...

Suit Accuses Dutch Museums of Holding On to Nazi-Tainted Art - New York Times

Amsterdam — Throughout World War II, the Dutch art dealers Benjamin and Nathan Katz sold art they owned, including works by Rembrandt and Jan Steen, to Nazi officials, in one case in exchange for exit visas that enabled 25 Jewish relatives to escape ...

Emily Luther to join Mount arts staff - Valley Breeze

WOONSOCKET – “The Voice” contestant and Woonsocket native Emily Luther is joining the Mount Saint Charles Academy staff as creative arts director, the school announced Tuesday. Starting in the fall of 2019, Luther will work daily with music, art, dance ...

School festival celebrates the arts - Gaston Gazette

The W.C. Friday Middle School Fine Art Department hosted its annual Fall Arts Festival on Oct. 25. “The evening was a huge success for all students, and a very relaxing and enjoyable evening for the parents and community,” said Cindy C. Owens, the ...

'Home for the Holidays' at Shakti Yoga & Living Arts — Finding Happiness and Fulfillment Locally - The Village Green

Between now and the end of the year, The Village Green is presenting the series, “Home for the Holidays,” a reminder during this holiday season that when you shop local, we all win! Today, we are proud to feature Shakti Yoga & living arts, yet another ...

An artists tour that hits many of the best at the beach - Delmarva Daily Times

Celebrating 24 years, the Southeastern Delaware Artists Studio Tour will feature 15 local artisans showcasing a variety of works from the comfort of their personal studios for two days during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Meet the artists, watch a ...

Xuxa Santamaria Remixes Immigrant Sounds Under the Dome of City Hall - KQED

If you've waited for a bus along Market Street at any point this year, you've likely noticed the 2018 Art on Market Street Poster Series, courtesy of the San Francisco Arts Commission, is dedicated to the theme of “sanctuary.” And if you somehow didn't ...

Bill conditioning arts funding on 'loyalty' approved for final votes - The Times of Israel

While the Finance Ministry is currently responsible for final decisions on withholding such state funding, Regev's bill would transfer full power over budgets for the arts to herself. Get The Times of Israel's Daily Edition by email and never miss our ...

Celebrating 100 years of Philippine Films in Mindanao - Sun.Star

According to Hobart Savior, Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts (XCCA) director who is also the representative of the National Committee on Cinema in Mindanao, the Sandaan is to make people aware that the film is “really creating a better republic ...

The arts represent an outlet of expression that is usually influenced by culture and which in turn helps to change culture. As such, the arts are a physical manifestation of the internal creative impulse. Major constituents of the arts include literature – including poetry, novels and short stories, and epics; performing arts – among them music, dance, and theatre; culinary arts such as baking, chocolatiering, and winemaking; media arts like photography and cinematography, and visual arts – including drawing, painting, ceramics, and sculpting. Some art forms combine a visual element with performance and the written word .

Hans Rottenhammer, Allegory of the Arts (second half of the 16th century). Gemäldegalerie, Berlin.

The arts represent an outlet of expression that is usually influenced by culture and which in turn helps to change culture. As such, the arts are a physical manifestation of the internal creative impulse. Major constituents of the arts include literature – including poetry, novels and short stories, and epics; performing arts – among them music, dance, and theatre; culinary arts such as baking, chocolatiering, and winemaking; media arts like photography and cinematography, and visual arts – including drawing, painting, ceramics, and sculpting. Some art forms combine a visual element with performance (e.g. film) and the written word (e.g. comics).

From prehistoric cave paintings to modern day films, art serves as a vessel for storytelling and conveying humankind's relationship with its environment.