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  • Different paths lead to artistic union

    Different paths lead to artistic union
    He still remembers Georgia O'Keeffe on roller skates. Growing up as a painter's son in a small New Mexico town, Peter Sarkisian got a firsthand view of many of the art scene's luminaries — including the times when they set aside the brush and played...
  • The pull of 'Gravity and Grace'

    The pull of 'Gravity and Grace'
    In order to hang El Anatsui's 33-foot-long tapestry "Gravity and Grace" at the Bass Museum of Art in Miami Beach, staffers last week gripped sections of the aluminum piece and raised it up the wall using several synchronized scissor lifts. Such was the...
  • Painting may have been tossed in trash just after selling for millions

    Painting may have been tossed in trash just after selling for millions
    The security guard is an art critic? A painting that recently sold at auction in Hong Kong for about $3.7 million is feared to have been thrown out in the trash, according to reports from China.  "Snowy Mountain" by contemporary Chinese artist Cui...
  • New Jazz Venue Holds Art Exhibit

    Steve Lipman, Windsor's singing dentist, will host an an opening for a new art exhibit at 226, Connecticut's newest space for art and jazz, tonight, from 5 to 7 p.m. Located at 226 Broad St, the venue will feature a new exhibition every six weeks and...
  • Whitney artists in our backyard

    Whitney artists in our backyard
    The Whitney Biennial, held every two years at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, is the show everyone loves to hate. I haven't seen it yet, but I have seen a half-dozen shows, up in Chicago galleries, by some of its 103 participants....
  • Ask the Mompreneur: How to run a business with your spouse

    According to the Wall Street Journal, about a third of family businesses are operated by husband-and-wife teams. North Dakota State University researcher Glenn Muske dubs these couples "copreneurs" and believes those numbers are rising. Maybe you're...
  • In Bell, a blossoming of the arts in a 'garage salon'

    In Bell, a blossoming of the arts in a 'garage salon'
    Standing on two wooden pallets covered by a floral rug, author and Chicano activist Luis Rodriguez reads a poem to more than 100 people crammed into a chilly, concrete-floored performance space. "Here you have a way. Here you can sing victory. Here you'...
  • Allentown Art Museum lands exhibit of Italian masters

    A traveling exhibit of paintings by some of the greatest names in European art, some of which have never been displayed outside the Scottish museums that house them, will stop at Allentown Art Museum for three months this summer, it was announced...
  • Opening Ceremony T-shirts, totes display the art of Mike Kelley

    Opening Ceremony T-shirts, totes display the art of Mike Kelley
    Opening Ceremony has partnered with the Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts to put some of the late artist's work on a capsule collection of T-shirts and tote bags, the retailer announced Tuesday. The retail rollout coincides with the Mike Kelley...
  • As webcam rolls, Alma Mater statue returns to U. of I. campus

    As webcam rolls, Alma Mater statue returns to U. of I. campus
    The Alma Mater statue, known to thousands of alumni who posed beside her on graduation day at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, returned to her perch on campus this morning after two years of extensive repairs. The university set up a...
  • Art world veteran lands a major role in film academy's coming museum

     Art world veteran lands a major role in film academy's coming museum
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has plucked an established figure from the art museum world who has extensive knowledge of cinema to lead its highly anticipated $300-million movie museum. Kerry Brougher, a veteran art curator who...