Friday, March 5, 2021

Entertainment

On April 15, 2019, the world watched as the Cathedral of Notre Dame caught fire, destroying much of one of the most important buildings in the world. Parisians came out in support of their beloved cathedral, while others began to...
Whether he’s playing Ron Swanson in “Parks and Recreation,” Forest in “Devs” or Frank Fisher in “Hearts Beat Loud,” Nick Offerman is immediately recognizable as that hunky actor with a twinkle in his eye and a lush crop of...
Lucia Hierro. New Yorker collage series, Mixed media, (2012-present). Image provided by the artist. Now, being an artist also means creating a platform to monumentalize the wide range of cultural histories. I grew up hearing the music of La Gran Manzana...
Kenneth Cogley, “Butterflies (Solomon Islands, 1942-44)” (constructed: late 1950s), butterflies, cotton, glass, wood, hardware; 4 panels, each 24 x 12 inches (image courtesy Mike Slack)AUTHOR’S NOTE: The protocols and other pressures of living in this perilous time continue to...
The Contamination of the Earth. A History of Pollutions in the Industrial Age, by historians Francois Jarrige and Thomas Le Roux. Description by MIT Press: The authors describe how, from 1750 onward, in contrast to the early modern period, polluted...
In earthy, cynical realism that defends Italian sensibilities, Bernardo Siciliano’s “Pigs and Saints” at Aicon Gallery conveys the qualms of human exchange. Solid form outweighs broken surface facture that invokes the heavy Impressionism of the Macchiaioli, and sedate Italian...
A few years ago I was visiting my mother, sister, and ten-year-old nephew in Seattle after spending several months in Paris. We were sitting around my laptop looking at pictures I’d taken throughout the city, I hoping to inspire...
Artist: Rute Merk Venue: Gallery Vacancy, Shanghai Exhibition Title: Solitaire Date: June 13 – August 8, 2020 Click proper right here to view slideshow Full gallery of pictures, press launch and hyperlink on the market after the leap. Images: Images courtesy of Gallery Vacancy, Shanghai Press Release: Instead of painting somebody...
The Brisbane International Film Festival returns to cinemas in October, opening with the Australian premiere of Stephen Maxwell Johnson’s High Ground (featured picture), and with one of many movie’s stars, multi-award-winning Australian actor Jack Thompson AM and Academy Award-nominated movie editor Jill...
A sculptor is an artist who makes sculptures. Here, is a list of one of the 20 most famous Sculptors of all time and it includes artist like Picasso, Leonardo da Vinci, Salvador Dali and Lorenzo Ghiberti.Michelangelo Famous Sculptor MichelangeloMichelangelo...