Eccentric art flourishes on the outskirts of Buenos Aires

By ALMUDENA CALATRAVA November 24, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/travel-caribbean-immigration-buenos-aires-9d3ad33c50e9ec48841e092429d749a4 BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Why build a Teletubby-shaped rooftop water tank? Or try to install a replica of the Eiffel Tower on top of a semi-abandoned building? It is often difficult to explain the proliferation of unusual works of art that litter the vast urban belt … Read more

Notre Dame Belmont High School students have art in the bag | Local news

Rolling pieces of luggage and carousels of bags are a constant sight at San Francisco International Airport, but an art exhibit by local high school students made viewers really think about what they’re carrying with them. The exhibit, titled “Luggage Project,” by Notre Dame Belmont High School students, features photos of luggage made from clay. … Read more

RMU art exhibit uses 1896 murder to comment on current threat to abortion rights | Visual Art | Pittsburgh

click to enlarge Photo: Stephen Chalmers Photo of the handcuffs used to arrest Scott Jackson for the murder of Pearl Bryan True crime culture tends to dwell on the same cases, mostly based on their level of notoriety or because of their more shocking or sensational elements. Pearl Bryanphotography exhibit at Robert Morris University, will … Read more

Art in the Park celebrates local Maine artists

Artists and art lovers gathered for Art in the Park at Mill Creek Park in South Portland on Saturday. The annual event gives the artist the opportunity to show and sell their best work. “It’s just awesome,” said artist Sandy Conlog. “You paint all year long and have a chance to show your work. It … Read more

The artwork: New exhibition in Northampton looks at how artists balance creativity with paying the bills

Every artist knows the drill: except for a relatively fortunate few, making a living entirely from art is nearly impossible. So it’s important to either find time to make art outside the confines of the proverbial day job, or to integrate making art into work life in some other way. There are countless ways to … Read more