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For collectors Anthony and JJ Curis, art is an integral part of family life

Elizabeth Fazare: How did you start building your own collection? Anthony Healthcare: JJ and I really started collecting together around the time we opened Library Street Collective. Our collection is very personal and driven mainly by our relationships. We are so fortunate that almost all of the works in our collection are by artists we …

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A downtown art gallery has been evicted over a contentious landlord-tenant dispute

click to enlarge CP Photo: Jordana Rosenfeld Protesters march through downtown Pittsburgh in support of BLaQK House Collections on June 29, 2022. About 20 people marched through the streets of Pittsburgh on June 29 to protest the closing of a black and queer-owned art gallery after 21 months downtown. BLaQK House Collections, which opened in …

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World Games 2022: An ongoing guide to performances, art exhibitions, drinking and dining

The World Games kick off in Birmingham on 7 July 2022 for two weeks packed with sport, concerts and events. But the fun isn’t limited to the World Games venues. Concert halls, museums, art venues and restaurants in the Birmingham area are putting on performances and special menus in honor of the games. Over the …

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Around 1485 or 1486, the Florentine artist Sandro Botticelli created what is probably his most famous painting, The Birth of Venus. Botticelli’s choice of subject is nothing new. Venus and her equivalents, including the Greek Aphrodite and the Mesopotamian goddess Ishtar, are among the most common figures depicted in art. Archaeologists have named one of …

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SMAC gives kids a chance to learn art with unique camps | News for free

Younger artists can get some hands-on training with local artist instructors at the Southern Missouri Arts Connection’s Art Center in July. SMAC is hosting two of its Next Gen Creators camps, where parents can drop off their kids at the center, located at 7 Downing Street in Hollister, for a few hours of summer art …

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Middletown Arts Center offers opportunities for summer classes, workshops

A: The benefits of art are enormous. The process of creating and completing a tangible work of art offers a wonderful feeling. Art is an important creative and social outlet and is well known to have therapeutic and stress-reducing values. Some students may be continuing to develop long-honed skills and techniques, and for others, art …

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First Friday North Boulder Longmont Flea Market – Loveland Reporter-Herald

A week in art Altona Grange Hall will bring back its second summer Foods & Flea Market again with food producers, handmade goods, and used and vintage items for sale; 3-7pm Wednesday; 9386 N. 39th St., Longmont; email [email protected] or call 720-331-4477 for vendor information. The crowd collective opens “Whispers,” a solo exhibition of 2D …

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The Art of Dog wants to help your pup learn and stay on his best behavior this summer

This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and intended to share valuable information with our readers. Photo courtesy of The Art of Dog It’s no secret: We can’t get enough of this beautiful summer weather! From happy hours on the patio with friends and family to morning farmers markets and more, …

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Meet Maury the Monster, the bright yellow mascot for Puppet Palooza and this year’s Green Mountain Falls Arts Festival

The monster Mori spoke in a gruff but cheerful voice. “Hello. I think everyone should come to Palooza. It’s going to be a lot of fun,” Morrie says. “You know you want to come. You bring kids, you’re going to bring dogs, you bring all kinds of things. You bring dolls and maybe you’ll take …

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