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The regional institution will host the presentation of the book Inside Havana, a selection of 50 chronicles originally written for the homonymous blog of the Cuban Dazra Novak, which offers a unique look at the capital of the island and breaks with the advertising spirit of guides traditional tourist attractions. Likewise, the Café Arteamérica space …

September on the North Shore is ripe with options for enjoying the outdoors (pun on apple picking), but it can’t be cider donuts and pumpkins all the time. So consider visiting Outdoor Sculpture at Maudslay, an annual exhibition, now in its 23rd year, showcasing the work of 46 local artists across the grounds of Maudslay …

After 7,000 votes, projects by Scott Whitby Studio and Heatherwick Studio are leading in the architecture categories of the Dezeen Awards 2022 public vote. Vote for your favorite now! Other top studios include Studio Saar for his factory on a seasonal lake in India and João Mendes Ribeiro for his house clad in black-painted wood …

Digital marketing and PR agency Buzzmore Media has bagged the PR mandate for the Bundelkhand Literature Festival (BLF) 2022. The esteemed festival brings together literary personalities from the fields of Hindi and Bundeli literature, drama, journalism, film and television on one platform. -form to discuss and deliberate on topics and issues related to today’s news. …

New York City has seen plenty of mashups with the Italians lately, but Lafayette 148 opted to partner with a philanthropic bent, joining Save Venice on Thursday night in the name of restoration. Lafayette has pledged to be the sole corporate sponsor for the conservation treatment of Giulia Lama’s 18th century oil painting, “Female Saint …

Oscar Holland, CNN A serene airport, a museum of contemporary art and a series of refugee community centers are among the winners of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture, a major award for new buildings in ‘communities in which Muslims have a significant presence’ . The designers behind the six winning projects, which were unveiled …

A Ring of Elden fan made a brilliant piece of acrylic art from Raya Lucaria Academy. Ring of Elden has taken the game world by storm, and players love its vast open world that contains various landscapes like mountains, grasslands, forests, and swamps. In addition to open spaces, Ring of Elden has many legacy dungeons, …

Michael J. Braxton, Lyle C. May, Terry Robinson and George T. Wilkerson will not be permitted to possess a copy of Inside: Voices from Death Rowthe second book they wrote with Tessie Castillo. All four men are being held on North Carolina’s death row. When asked last week, Durham-based journalist Castillo said her co-authors had …

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – On September 21, the 31st annual United Way Day of Caring kicked off with projects throughout central Virginia. CATEC celebrated the milestone by partnering with Candace MP Smith Architect, an architectural firm in Charlottesville, for this year’s project: a new mural on its automotive service technology hangar. Candace Smith, the owner …

The United Together sculpture. MONTEGO BAY, St James – A ramshackle space occupied years ago by an open-air amphitheatre has now been transformed with the installation of a piece of art. The carving and landscaping of the area has been much appreciated by residents of Montego Bay, and the woman responsible for the work done …

A poster for the documentary drama, Literature and Art in the War of Resistance, which premieres Oct. 1 at the National Center for the Performing Arts and runs through Oct. 7.[Photo provided to China Daily] To commemorate the 80th anniversary of Chairman Mao Zedong’s speech at the Yan’an Forum on Literature and Art in May …

A Dutch museum returns a painting by Wassily Kandinsky to the heirs of a Jewish family from whom it was stolen during World War II, ending a six-year legal battle and marking the first major return since the Netherlands. announced a new “humanity and goodwill” restitution policy two years ago. View of Murnau with church1910, …

Surrealist Photography by Gregor Sailer: Architecture on the Edge of Civilization In a new exhibition, “Unseen Places” at Kunst Haus Wien, Gregor Sailer looks back on 20 years of working in inaccessible landscapes, cordoned off territories and restricted military areas The places visited by Gregor Sailer in his long-term projects are beyond perception, geographically and …

Watercolourists painting the Vasco watchtower on Sunday morning. Photo credits: Vikram Nayak VASCO A group of watercolor artists arrived in Vasco on Sunday morning to draw and paint the Portuguese-era watchtower to promote water-based painting among people. The group of artists from the Goa Watercolor Artists Association (WAAG) stood near the HDFC bank and started …

Mysore/Mysore: Ahead of the Dasara festival, District Minister ST Somashekar inaugurated a 10-day state-level carving and painting camp by chiselling a wooden block to Suchitra Art Gallery at the Kalamandira premises here yesterday. The camp was organized by Dasara Fine Arts and Crafts Sub-Committee in association with Karnataka Shilpakala Academy and will end on September …

Written by Jonathan Glancey Jonathan Glancey is a British architecture critic and author. After Queen Elizabeth II ascended the throne in February 1952, popular composer Ronald Binge changed the name of a light and graceful piece he originally titled ‘The Man in the Street’ to ‘Elizabethan Serenade’. He did so, it seems, to reflect the …

Following the academic success of his poetry book, The Resistance Collection, UK-based Indian author SS Deol is in the process of completing his second book. The book deals with life, philosophy, spirituality and atheism. It is due out in November this year under TDF Books. The Resistance collection was released earlier this year by Eminence …

Rapper and grime music pioneer Skepta has revealed another artistic side in recent months. Earlier this week, the British-Nigerian rapper sold an original painting for £81,900 GBP ($94,660) in Sotheby’s ‘Contemporary Curated’ sale, easily beating its pre-sale estimate of $46,000 at 69 $000. Skepta, whose real name is Chief Joseph Olaitan Adenuga, Jr., painted the …

Dreaming about a whale. Image: via TBWA Do AIs dream of a digital world? This one feeds on literature and uses that inspiration to create art in a Melbourne Writers Festival project in partnership with TBWA Melbourne The art project follows the launch of an AI bot that turns written prompts into works of art …

Dubai-based Samana Developers, a forward-thinking property developer, today launched a Dh110 million Miami residential project in Jumeirah Village Circle, Dubai. The architecture of the project is influenced by the designs of the city of Miami, South East Florida, USA – which exemplifies glamour, fun and excess. It gives a Miami lifestyle look and feel. The …

Amsterdam-born, Paris-based typographer and designer Pieter Ceizer is back with his latest wood sculpture: Dream A continuation of Ceizer Wooded series that began with Keep the smile and To like wood carvings last February – and also includes other creations like his wood Hope and Peace hand sculptures — Dream was cut, painted, screen-printed and …

An international team of scientists, including researchers from the University of Limerick, have discovered a new molecule that could further increase ultra-fast decision-making in computers. The discovery of power saving, creating a new type of computing architecture, could have major implications in areas ranging from financial decision-making to bioinformatics. The team at UL’s Bernal Institute …

JOHN KIRK-ANDERSON/Stuff Moment of Movement, by artist Seung Yul Oh, is housed in Tae Pae on Colombo St in central Christchurch. Most of the artwork for the new Christchurch Convention Center was installed before it opened, but it took until the building was finished. Moment of Movement is a sculpture by Seung Yul Oh constructed …

“Why don’t you appear in your night photos?” The answer to this invisibility is fascinating. Best of all, it’s fun and easy to do. time is your friend Light painting images, even during a full moon, often involve long exposures. Many of my light painting photos have long exposures of two minutes or more. A …

Meghan Kennedy is the Education, Access and Inclusion Program Manager of Sculpture by the Sea, an annual festival held in scenic and popular settings. This can sometimes be difficult. But the upside is that it’s a fast-paced, dynamic role, rewarding for its connection to the audience and – for a bonus – often taking you …

Baton Rouge writer Emily Beck Cogburn’s short story, “Losing It All,” is a story of loss and redemption. Inspired by the events of the August 2016 flood, the story was recently published in Alluvian’s “Weird Weather” issue (alluvian.space/current-issue-weird-weather). Alluvian is a creative online journal launched in 2015 that publishes fiction, non-fiction, poetry, art, and video …

New Delhi: The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and the Embassy of the Republic of El Salvador, in collaboration with the Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts (IGNCA), organized an Art Exhibition of Paintings featuring works from the famous artist Mr. Rodolfo Vega Oviedo from El Salvador. The exhibition was opened by Mrs. …

AAccording to a 2021 Pew Research study, nearly one in four American adults admitted not having read in the past year. Worse still, this figure includes e-books and even audio books, which are often easier and more affordable reading options. But thankfully, black book clubs are helping to change that by focusing on the community. …

According to a report by the Daily Star, the massive 800-pound butter sculpture on display at this year’s New York State Fair will be recycled and converted into electrical power. According to the report, Noblehurst Farms in Western New York will combine broken down butter carving with other food waste and use the farm’s digester …

NewTechWood slotted cladding has been included in the materials palette of the new Design 10 store in Coffs Harbour, NSW. Design 10 was previously marketed as Accent Bath, with the store supplying kitchen and bath products to local businesses and serving as a selection center for consumers. As part of the Independent Hardware Group it …

The Lambert Castle in Paterson has recently been renovated. Photo by Jeffrey Totaro. One of Paterson’s wealthiest residents unknowingly owned a Leonardo da Vinci painting. The discovery was made 40 years after it was sold and proved tragically ironic as selling the work at fair value could have saved the owner from financial ruin. In …

Williams Advanced Engineering (WAE) today launches its latest electric vehicle innovation: an ultra-high performance electric vehicle platform designed to accelerate the ambitions of hypercar builders, from start-ups to OEMs. With its first public presentation at the Low Carbon Vehicle Show, the new EVR concept enables brands to launch unique high-performance electric vehicles based on a …

The seemingly endless misery caused by the pandemic might remind us of the despair of the German philosopher Theodor Adorno who, after the Holocaust, declared that “there can be no poetry after Auschwitz”, and added that “writing poetry poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric”. But the disasters are not over and literature has not ceased to …

To input the Clouds, which took place as part of the recent Open House Melbourne programme, raises several questions: how can we broaden our understanding and experience of architecture and landscapes? And how might a large-scale public architecture festival engage the public in different ways? Organized by Fleur Watson of Open House Melbourne and Tara …

BY DENNIS BUCKLEY for Neighborhood Extra Admirers of the “Cost of Freedom” sculpture on the Veterans Affairs (VA) campus are loving what they see again. They breathe a collective sigh of relief after a third absence in the sculpture’s four-year history sparked concerns and led to rumors that it had been stolen. The sculpture, originally …

A paper plane, a secret place in the woods and a life-size chessboard are some of the creative interpretations of Carving Studio’s famous SculptFest this year. In some cases, it’s hard to figure out what you’re watching without some basic information, but that’s art. This makes it even more interesting when peeking under the influence …

We already know that painting the roof of a house white can significantly reduce the effects of heat in the home and therefore save energy. And the same practice could be applied in the automotive sector. If all cars had white roofs, it would allow drivers to emit less CO2 into the air, while saving …

If buildings could talk, 908-910 S. Broadway, an Art Deco building in Los Angeles with a Banksy painting on it, would surely have a lot to say. Designed in 1914 by Meyer & Holler, an architectural firm famous for designing opulent commercial buildings around Hollywood, the seven-story building has been a silent observer of Tinseltown’s …

James Tissot’s painting ‘The Ointment of the Magdalene’ can be seen at the Brooklyn Museum in this undated photo. (CNS Photo by Public Domain) In recent years, the term “visio divina” has gained ground in the Catholic lexicon. Like “lectio divina,” which is a way of praying with scripture, “visio divina” translates to “divine vision” …

Alongside the Cheltenham Literature Festival in October 2022, art lovers can expect an inspiring group exhibition presented by art consultant and curator Louisa Warfield. Taking place at the Spring Gallery, Cheltenham from Wednesday 5th to Sunday 16th October 2022, the ‘Literature’ pop-up exhibition celebrates the history of the Cheltenham Literature Festival and features 10 artists …

Nada Taryam is General Manager of Civil and Architectural Projects at BEEAH Group. Mohammad Yusuf, Feature Writer Nada Taryam is the General Manager of Civil and Architectural Projects at BEEAH Group, one of the leading sustainability pioneers in the region. It is renowned for its groundbreaking environmental innovations and smart solutions for future-ready cities. BEEAH …