Week in Review: April 14, 2019

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Week in Review: April 14, 2019
Welcome to Week in Review, our Sunday round-up of the last seven days of activity here at Contemporary Art Daily. Please subscribe to our RSS feed, follow us on Twitter, follow us on Tumblr, follow us on Instagram, and become a fan on Facebook. This week’s featured exhibitions: Thomas Bayrle at Sant’Andrea de Scaphis Thomas Bayrle […]
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Lauren YS Offers New Drawings in ‘CORPUS FLUX’

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Lauren YS Offers New Drawings in ‘CORPUS FLUX’
Lauren YS recently returned to her comic roots with her use of black inks in the recent show “CORPUS FLUX.” The show at Juddy Roller in Melbourne featured several new drawings, exploring social and technological themes, along with a new mural adorning the building. YS was last featured on our site in this studio visit. […]
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Taking a Measured Approach to Learning Photography

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Taking a Measured Approach to Learning Photography
The post Taking a Measured Approach to Learning Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Kevin Landwer-Johan. Whether you have just invested in your first camera, or you did so a while back, taking a measured approach to learning to use it will help you improve your photography. © Kevin Landwer-Johan […]
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Abstract Aerial Photographs Reveal the Beauty of Meandering Waterways

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Abstract Aerial Photographs Reveal the Beauty of Meandering Waterways
The project Water.Shapes.Earth uses aerial photography and storytelling to bring an understanding to the complex and diverse ways water inhabits our planet, from a radioactive water pond in Huelva, Spain to mud volcanoes in Azerbaijan. The images provide an abstract look at Earth’s surface, presenting purple-hued veins of a divergent river or an icy body […]
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“Slippery Gaze” by Artist Tristan Pigott

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“Slippery Gaze” by Artist Tristan Pigott
Tristan Pigott (previously featured here).                                                                         Tristan Pigott’s Website Tristan Pigott on Instagram
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Search Our New and Improved Arts Services Directories

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Search Our New and Improved Arts Services Directories
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 Category:  Americans for the Arts News You asked, and we listened: Our online Arts Services Directory has expanded to include searchable, topic-driven sub-directories. The new and improved directories will allow you to quickly find all types of arts organizations throughout the United States, as well as narrow your search to specific interest areas.
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Our First Ever (and I Hope Only) Book Sale

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Our First Ever (and I Hope Only) Book Sale
When we published “The Book of Plates” in 2014, we were under intense pressure from readers who wanted to see all the plates in A.-J. Roubo’s “l’Art du menuisier.” Lots of readers suggested we publish the plates by themselves. We resisted that idea at first, but we came around to it in the summer of […]
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Paint in Tuscany, Italy with Lori McNee 2019

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Paint in Tuscany, Italy with Lori McNee 2019
Paint in Tuscany, Italy with Lori McNee! Good news! Due to the popularity of this workshop, I will be leading another Plein Air Painting Under the Tuscan Sun adventure in beautiful Lucca, Italy in October 2019. Fun classroom time in the Casa Berti art studio before heading outside to paint! Our host, Ben, prepares our […]
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UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS: JOEY FELDMAN, DAVID WELKER, MATT FERGUSON/FLOREY & GABZ

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UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS: JOEY FELDMAN, DAVID WELKER, MATT FERGUSON/FLOREY & GABZ
We’re finally free of Winter and heading towards warmer weather out here on the East Coast, and with better weather comes more gallery shows! We’ve curated a handful of shows for the Spring and Summer that we’re incredibly proud of, and we’re excited to share the dates with everybody! First up, we’ve got Joey Feldman’s […]
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Inside OneDome’s ‘Unreal Garden’ in San Francisco

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Inside OneDome’s ‘Unreal Garden’ in San Francisco
Described as a “mixed-reality art experience,” OneDome’s “The Unreal Garden” blends augmented reality, projection mapping, soundscapes, and work from 9 international artists in an exhibit in downtown San Francisco. Armed with a Microsoft Hololens AR headset, viewers can take in 10 works in the exhibit, which have also been activated using the projection technology. Featured […]
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Roses Painting Floral Art Flowers Paintings Still Life by Debra Hurd

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Roses Painting Floral Art Flowers Paintings Still Life by Debra Hurd
“Blue Vase” 24″x48″ oil on canvas gallery wrapped with image painted onto sides
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Americans Speak out About the Arts in 2018

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Americans Speak out About the Arts in 2018
Americans for the Arts Previews National Survey on Arts Attitudes, Perceptions in America Friday, June 15, 2018 Category:  Americans for the Arts News Today at the Americans for the Arts Annual Convention in Denver, Colorado, Americans for the Arts President and CEO Robert L. Lynch announced the completion of a new in-depth study of American perceptions and […]
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The 12 Gifts of Christmas 2018

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The 12 Gifts of Christmas 2018
Looking for gifts for the creative people in your life? We are here to help! We have put together a list of our top 12 gifts to inspire you for gift giving this year. Gifts for artists that you’ll be proud to give, they’ll be thrilled to receive and that are sensibly priced. Jackson’s Wooden […]
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my first ever head sculpt with a life model :)

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my first ever head sculpt with a life model :)
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Birds Sit Delicately on Vintage Sewing Machines and Typewriters in a New Illustrated Series by Steeven Salvat

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Birds Sit Delicately on Vintage Sewing Machines and Typewriters in a New Illustrated Series by Steeven Salvat
French artist Steeven Salvat (previously) creates meticulously rendered drawings of animals inhabiting the same world as machinery, such as his previous crustacean series. His project Perchés showcases different breeds of birds using antique objects as areas for temporary rest, like the above owl which sits atop a typewriter. “I wanted to highlight the contrasts between lightness and […]
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Beinart Show Surveys Artists Creating in Australia

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Beinart Show Surveys Artists Creating in Australia
Ben Howe In a new group show, Beinart Gallery offers a survey of artists working today in Australia. “Flow,” running through Dec. 22, includes sculpture, paintings, drawings, and more. “We are passionate about raising the profiles of artists based in Australia to an international stage through our worldwide network of collectors and enthusiasts,” the gallery […]
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Biography is Complicated

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Biography is Complicated
The abstract sculpture that Judith Scott crafted over the course of her fifteen-year career in the studios of Creative Growth Art Center in Oakland, California, are composed of found materials encased and interwoven, in yarn and other fibers, most commonly. Unlike the work of other artists at Creative Growth (such as William Scott), the work […]
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On Attitudes, Arrogance, and Choice in Photography

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On Attitudes, Arrogance, and Choice in Photography
Whenever PetaPixel has published an article about chemical photography in recent months, it has been met with a plethora of malicious, if not even downright hateful, comments. They’re left by photographers who claim that only they may decide on how other photographers, their colleagues, or even hobbyists who simply enjoy photography for what it is […]
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Leslie de Chavez’s Luminous, Bleak Oil Paintings

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Leslie de Chavez’s Luminous, Bleak Oil Paintings
Filipino artist Leslie de Chavez explores imperialism and religion of his native country in his distinct oil paintings. These textured scenes carry both a bleakness and arresting luminosity, with a tone that tethers the allegorical to the gritty. A recent show at Arario Gallery Shanghai offers both installations and canvas work from the artist. More
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Hospital Promotes Healing and Care Through Arts Partnerships

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Hospital Promotes Healing and Care Through Arts Partnerships
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Category:  Americans for the Arts News pARTnership News Harlem Hospital understands the value of artwork as a healing tool and as something that brings the community together.  
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Gabriel Barredo’s Absorbing Mixed-Media Sculptures

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Gabriel Barredo’s Absorbing Mixed-Media Sculptures
Gabriel Barredo’s meticulous mixed-media sculptures and installations are made using found objects. The artist’s pieces are at times created to move, their writhing interworkings appearing both organic and mechanical in nature. Works like “Madamadam” (top), startle even in their stillness. More
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“Antarktika” at Kunsthalle Wien

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“Antarktika” at Kunsthalle Wien
Artists: Viltė Bražiūnaitė / Tomas Sinkevičius, Burak Delier, Buck Ellison, Isabella Fürnkäs, Eva Giolo, Thibaut Henz, Jan Hoeft, Hanne Lippard, Joanna Piotrowska, Jeroen de Rijke / Willem de Rooij, Jana Schulz, Andrzej Steinbach, Ingel Vaikla, Peter Wächtler, Ian Wallace, Tobias Zielony Venue: Kunsthalle Wien Exhibition Title: Antarktika Curated By: Vanessa Joan Müller, Nicolaus Schafhausen Date: October 25, 2018 – February […]
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The shining “Congo Stars” of Kunsthaus Graz, Universalmuseum Joanneum 

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The shining “Congo Stars” of Kunsthaus Graz, Universalmuseum Joanneum 
Austria’s Kunsthaus Graz presents “Congo Stars”, a comprehensive group show featuring 70 Congolese artists. Curated by Sammy Baloji, Bambi Ceuppens, Fiston Mwanza Mujila, Günther Holler-Schuster and Barbara Steiner, “Congo Stars” draws inspiration from literature, spirituality and the DRC’s bustling city life. SAPINart, ‘L’image d’un Congo Prospere et d’Espoir’, 2006, acrylic colors on canvas, 120 x […]
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