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How Meeting Dad Irrfan Khan's Mentor Changed Babil's Art

NDTV | 2022-12-03, 13:08

Babil Khan's first film Qala released recently on Netflix ...

A lifetime of sketchbooks illuminate Tom Forrestall's artistic journey

CBC | 2022-12-03, 12:27

Legendary artist Tom Forrestall has kept sketchbooks since his teen years. Now, 100 of his 400 sketchbooks are on display at St. Thomas University with the help of his oldest son. ...

Spray-painted house in Janesville highlights affordable housing crisis

Madison | 2022-12-03, 12:10

JANESVILLE — A message spray-painted on a two-story Janesville rental home accuses a tenant of not paying her rent has made a public spectacle of a landlord’s ongoing dispute with a renter he’s trying to evict. But the stunt has also shone a light on the need

Sindhi cultural night at PNCA on Sunday

Urdu Point | 2022-12-03, 11:58

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 3rd Dec, 2022 ) :Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) in collaboration with Shah Abdul Latif Social and Cultural Association (SASCA) will hold the colorful Sindhi Cultural Night here on December 4. Farah

Artist Viraj Khanna explores complexities of human nature through textile art

Hindustan Times | 2022-12-03, 11:41

Artist Viraj Khanna in his latest solo show here has explored the complex elements of human nature and the way society influences people and their behaviour. Organised by Gallery Art Exposure, "In My Fever Dream" opened on Friday at Bikaner House here with 25

Algeria's Rai music makes UN cultural heritage charts

The New Arab | 2022-12-03, 11:30

Raucous, expressive and revolutionary: Algeria's Rai music took its place on the United Nations' list of intangible cultural heritage on Thursday. "New inscription on the #IntangibleHeritage List: Rai, popular folk song of #Algeria," UN cultural agency UNESCO

Netflix’s “Farha” and the Palestinian Right to Process Pain Through Art

The Intercept | 2022-12-03, 11:17

The Jordanian film “Farha,” released this week on Netflix, tells the story of an individual tragedy that took place during the 1948 war to create the state of Israel — where Palestinians, who remember the event as the Nakba, or catastrophe, were expelled from

Czech museum to return original Beethoven score to heirs

Yahoo Daily News | 2022-12-03, 11:14

PRAGUE (AP) — A musical manuscript handwritten by Ludwig van Beethoven is getting returned to the heirs of the richest family in pre-World War II Czechoslovakia, whose members had to flee the country to escape the Holocaust. The Moravian Museum in the Czech

Group Thwarted Trying To Take Banksy Street Art In Ukraine

Huffington Post | 2022-12-03, 11:00

The elusive street artist's mural of a woman in a gas mask is now under police protection. ...

Dafe Oboro, Belinda Win Access Art X Award $10,000 Grant Each

This Day | 2022-12-03, 10:54

Rebecca Ejifoma Twenty-eight-year-old Nigerian artist, Dafe Oboro and Belinda Kazeem-Kaminski have won the 7th edition of the Access Art X Award. While Oboro clinched the prize for the Nigerian category, Kazeem-Kaminski won the African/Diaspora category. Each

Peahc Advent Calendar 2022 (Day 2) Painting Warhammer 40K Figurines and Chatting.

Bitchute | 2022-12-03, 10:51

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From casino plans to building preservation, 2022 was a busy year in Chicago architecture

Chicago Sun-Times | 2022-12-03, 10:23

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FEATURE: London art gallery fetes International Kimono Day with catwalk

Kyodo | 2022-12-03, 10:21

A London art gallery recently showcased its first-ever "Kimono Catwalk," a modern take on the concept of fashion shows and haute couture, as models shuffled down the runway in a wide range of traditional Japanese garments. The event arranged by the Japanese

Revealed: British Museum chief George Osborne is in secret talks with Greek Prime Minister to ...

The Daily Mail | 2022-12-03, 10:20

George Osborne, the chair of the British Museum has been conducting top-secret negotiations with the Greek prime minister over the transfer of the Elgin Marbles. It is understood that the classified talks between the former

UAE’s ‘Al Talli’ craft included in UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage

Gulf News | 2022-12-03, 10:18

Dubai: Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) and member of the Dubai Council, praised the UAE’s successful efforts to include the ‘Al Talli’ traditional craft in UNESCO’s

New Burton upon Trent brewery museum could open in 2025

BBC News | 2022-12-03, 09:43

The new museum would replace the National Brewery Centre which closed in October.

UoS announces Associate Degree Arts, Science,commerce results

Urdu Point | 2022-12-03, 09:32

SARGODHA, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 3rd Dec, 2022 ) :The University of Sargodha announced results of Associate Degree Arts, Science and Commerce first annual examination 2022. According to results issued by Controller of

Black Country Living Museum appeals for vintage items to fill replica firms

BBC News | 2022-12-03, 09:28

The museum says it wants music and hairdressing items to go into two newly recreated businesses.

Qatar Achieved What It Promised For World Cup: Dominican Artist

MENA FN | 2022-12-03, 09:21

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) QNA Doha: Dominican plastic artist Jerson Jimenez praised the wonderful organisation of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, and said in an exclusive statement to Qatar News ... ...

Memory artist (Around The Web)

Castanet | 2022-12-03, 09:13

It only takes one helicopter ride around a city for artist Stephen Wiltshire to

Huntingdon's Oliver Cromwell museum marks 375th anniversary of suffrage debate

BBC News | 2022-12-03, 09:13

A museum in Oliver Cromwell's hometown looks back at moves to extend the vote beyond property owners.

Feature: Chinese scholars sponsor football game in Afghanistan to call for cultural heritage preservation | 2022-12-03, 09:12

BAMYAN, Afghanistan, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- In central Afghanistan's Bamiyan Valley where stands the famous Buddhas of Bamiyan, Sayed Hassan Hussaini played his first football game since Taliban's takeover of Afghanistan in August last year. "The game delivers the

Court orders Nagoya to pay for exhibit mayor found offensive

Asahi News | 2022-12-03, 09:06

NAGOYA--The high court here chided Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura for withholding funds from an art exhibition he found offensive. The Nagoya High Court on Dec. 2 upheld a lower court ruling which ordered the Nagoya city government to pay about 33.8 million yen

Auction in Germany of a painting stolen from Poland -Aukcja w Niemczech skradzionego z Polski obrazu

Bitchute | 2022-12-03, 08:45

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YARAT Presents Group Exhibition 'In A Multiple-Perspective'

MENA FN | 2022-12-03, 08:35

(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Laman Ismayilova YARAT Contemporary Art Space has opened a new group exhibition, titled 'In a Multiple-Perspective', Azernews reports, citing trend life. The exhibition ... ...

Anfield's Gaumont: Art Deco cinema reopens after charity revamp

BBC News | 2022-12-03, 08:28

The Gaumont, which closed in 1960, reopens after charity Liverpool Lighthouse give it a new lease of life.

Artist Misha Japanwala owns her South Asian heritage with an ode to her nose and her Nose Candle Holder

Dawn | 2022-12-03, 08:27

It’s about time we come to terms with the fact that there is no one standard of beauty. No one needs to morph themselves to fit someone else’s definition of what’s attractive. Doing just that, Pakistani artist Misha Japanwala, known for her designer