Day: February 7, 2024

"Then I Knew I Was Good at Painting": Esther Mahlangu's Retrospective Exhibition Takes Center Stage+

"Then I Knew I Was Good at Painting": Esther Mahlangu’s Retrospective Exhibition Takes Center Stage+

Cape Town, South Africa – Iziko Museums of South Africa is set to unveil a monumental retrospective exhibition, “Then I Knew I Was Good at Painting”: Esther Mahlangu, A Retrospective, curated by Nontobeko Ntombela. Opening on February 17, 2024, at the Iziko South African National Gallery, the exhibition spans over 50 years of Dr. Esther …

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Elevate Your Space: The Ultimate Guide to Curated Framed Art and Photography Prints from The Picturalist

Elevate Your Space: The Ultimate Guide to Curated Framed Art and Photography Prints from The Picturalist

Enter the world of The Picturalist’s gallery and discover an exceptional array of Fine Art Photography Prints and Framed Art Prints. Carefully chosen, the Framed Open Edition Prints make a wonderful addition to any well-designed space, crafted by skilled licensed artists to imbue your living quarters with a unique touch of creativity and refinement. Peruse …

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Zona Maco during Mexico City Art Week - Photo by Rafael Guajardo

What to See in Mexico City During Zona Maco

Mexico City pulsates with a unique energy woven from ancient history, a captivating culture, and a burgeoning contemporary art scene. And during Art Week, this energy reaches a fever pitch. From February 7th to 11th, Zona Maco, Latin America’s largest art fair, takes center stage, drawing collectors, curators, and art enthusiasts from around the globe. …

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2024 Grammy Awards Shine Spotlight on Classical Music’s Best

The 2024 Grammy Awards were a spectacle of classical music’s rich diversity, spotlighting both revered traditions and fresh talents. With awards spanning from orchestral performances to solo vocal albums, the event showcased the genre’s vibrant present and promising future. This year’s Grammy Awards were a feast for classical music lovers. The stage in Los Angeles …

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Color Images from The 1950s and 1960s that Were Discovered in A Trashcan Depict New York City in Kodachrome

Color Images from The 1950s and 1960s that Were Discovered in A Trashcan Depict New York City in Kodachrome

Times Square, 1958, found Kodachrome transparency, photographer unknown. Jan Wein discovered certain pictures one day. “In case you are unaware of the background, I used to live in Manhattan during Ed Koch’s mayoralty in the 1980s. However, I later moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and I’m still there.During that period, trash day offered a lot of …

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Carlos Rodriguez Presents "Piedra del Sol" with Hashimoto Contemporary @ Zona Maco, Mexico City

Carlos Rodriguez Presents "Piedra del Sol" with Hashimoto Contemporary @ Zona Maco, Mexico City

Hashimoto Contemporary is delighted to present Piedra del Sol, a solo exhibition featuring new paintings and sketches by artist Carlos Rodriguez at Zona Maco. This marks the artist’s inaugural solo presentation with Hashimoto Contemporary and his premier solo booth at the esteemed art fair. In Aztec and Mayan cosmology, humans appeared in various forms before assuming …

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Women Are the Post-Apocalyptic Future

Women Are the Post-Apocalyptic Future

BERLIN and PARIS — In recent years, impending ecological apocalypse has spurred a number of contemporary artists to visualize fears of an environmental collapse. Yet it’s also inspired artists to imagine post-apocalyptic futures. British artist Emma Talbot and American artist Dana Schutz address the subject of societal, ecological meltdown in their recent shows, organized respectively …

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