art newsI’ll be possessing a Solo Show of new egg tempera paintings at William Baczek Fine Arts , in Northampton, MA from November 16 to December 17, 2016. If you visited the Seven exhibition that I curated last year at the Warehouse Galleries, then you saw that 1 of the seven spaces had an exhibition exactly where the artists all focused about the subject of text in art. New York is on my agenda so the Metropolitan Museum of Art was fascinating for me. Enjoy to do a world tour and go to them all. I just identified out that Ken Oda died on January 15, 2006, and this obituary in the WaPo is astonishing to me in its absolute lack of mention of Oda’s huge contributions to the DC area arts scene via the publication of the Ken Oda Art Newsletter (KOAN) , which for numerous years was the principal documentation of what the Greater Washington area visual arts was all about.

Regardless of whether it’s making use of margarine tubs to retailer leftovers, jars to retailer paperclips, or candy tins to make art and storage, it all assists to keep these items out of landfills. I have not visited as several of these art galleries and museums as I would like, in truth only the best two and I feel as a youngster also the National Gallery. Contemporary art is the solution of an enthusiastic combination of distinct forms of art paintings, photography, sculpture, crafts, mixed media, new media, and several a lot more.

Nearly all artists worth the time of day know what is come before them, understand what’s being created around them, and then – against the odds and with terrifically difficult operate – handle, every now and then, to make an art object that can contribute to the bigger cultural conversation. We are indebted to the other galleries and nonprofits on 14th for their collegiality, professionalism, and commitment to excellence and for taking the danger to come here and produce a essential mass of exceptional art spaces on the 14th Street corridor.

The opening will be from six-9 PM, as part of the Bethesda Art Stroll and characteristics each some of the crucial artwork exhibited at AOM as properly as new perform created especially for this show, such as Ira Tattelman’s new installation titled They Sheltered Me From Harm and a number of new pubic hair tapestries by Mark Jenkins (as well as some new plastic men). Originally produced in celebration of the United Nations’ declaration of 2015 as the Year of Light and Light Art, LIGHT YEAR has hosted the work of over 100 artists and curators from around the world.

The Frieze Artist Award is an international, open get in touch with for an artist 25-40 years of age to comprehend a main web site-distinct perform at Frieze London 2017. In smoky Parisian nightclubs like the ones where Jazz Age icon Josephine Baker performed and the swinging speakeasies in the United States exactly where flappers rolled their stockings as they danced the Charleston, the purely modern spirit of Art Deco was all the rage. Hookedblog are at present in Ireland in one particular of the countries oldest cities Waterford for the third edition of the Irish street art festival Waterford Walls 2017 We have spent our weekend pounding the streets of Waterford to capture photographs of the invited street artists at work on their walls.