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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:54:15 GMT

The Week Magazine

Behind the curtain: The art of a successful Oscar campaign
ABC News
However, Zakim says, the art of campaigning is just the beginning. "The personal campaign is so much more important to me than the ads or any media interview talent might give. The biggest part [of campaigning] are these meals. 'Moonlight' had five ...
The Oscars used to be about art. Now they're about gratuitous luxury, and it's gross.The Week Magazine

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:20:45 GMT

Aljazeera.com

In Berlin, politics trump art in Arab films
Aljazeera.com
In recent weeks, the festival's director Dieter Kosslick has tackled in several interviews the effect of Donald Trump's presidency on art and the crucial role film must now assume in battling the populism (with fascistic tones) taking over the western ...

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:14:46 GMT

MyDaytonDailyNews

Art while you eat! Local artists love showing in restaurants
MyDaytonDailyNews
Lisa Wolters, owner of Yellow Springs Brewery, has featured local art since she and her husband first opened their taproom doors four years ago. “If someone on our staff sells a piece of art, that person receives half of the 20 percent commission that ...

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:01:32 GMT

Hyperallergic

The Fulfillment of Crafting a Home Like Art
Hyperallergic
An artist, educator, curator, and consummate writer about art (especially the intersection of contemporary art and ecology), Weintraub is a serial (and possibly congenital) homesteader. Her homesteading — or “crafting a lifestyle,” to use her words ...

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:06:47 GMT

Stanford University News

Stanford's Iranian Studies Program highlights Iran's art, culture via new initiatives
Stanford University News
Since the Stanford Iranian Studies Program's inception 10 years ago, its director, Abbas Milani, has worked on bringing artists like Beyzaie to Stanford to highlight different forms of art in Iran and promote discussion about Iranian and Iranian ...

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 13:26:47 GMT

New York Times

Into the Land of Polka Dots and Mirrors, With Yayoi Kusama
New York Times
Some took place indoors; others erupted spontaneously in public — the garden of the Museum of Modern Art, the Brooklyn Bridge, Washington Square Park, Wall Street. For a period, she organized them weekly. As the '60s progressed, these events became ...

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:08:49 GMT

Austin American-Statesman

Art and nature get abstract at Wildflower Center exhibit
Austin American-Statesman
Theatre en Bloc's show by Guillermo Calderón uses revolutions in Russia and Chile to examine art's importance in turbulent times. 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday through March 5. Santa Cruz Center for Culture, 1805 East Seventh St. Free-$35. theatreenbloc.org.

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:40:39 GMT

SFGate

Prominent SF art critic, professor Leigh Markopoulos dies
SFGate
Leigh Markopoulos, a prominent San Francisco art critic, curator and teacher, has died from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Los Angeles. She was 48. Markopoulos was the chair of the graduate program in curatorial practice at California ...

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:00:11 GMT

New York Times

London Sales Will Gauge Art Market's Health in Trump Era
New York Times
LONDON — Sales next week of Impressionist, modern and Surrealist art in London will be the first major test of the international market since President Trump was inaugurated. Despite the current sense of uncertainty, the art world will be hoping it is ...

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:03:23 GMT

Palm Beach Post (blog)

Juried art show coming to CityPlace
Palm Beach Post (blog)
The 7th Annual CityPlace Art Fair comes to Rosemary Avenue April 1 and 2, featuring more than 100 artists' tents, arranged gallery-style and filled with all mediums of fine art. The free, outdoor event runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Residents ...

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