Category: Art Education

Harlem Fine Arts Show Celebrates Black History Month

Harlem Fine Arts Show Celebrates Black History Month

Executives and guests of The Harlem Fine Arts Show will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on FEBRUARY 7, 2013 to commemorate Black History Month and Opening Night of the 4TH Annual Harlem...

Harlem Fine Arts Show: A Tribute to Our Past and a Celebration of Our Future

Harlem Fine Arts Show: A Tribute to Our Past and a Celebration of Our Future

Dion Clarke Founder, Harlem Fine Arts Show Art, regardless of its form — visual art, literature, music, theater, film, and dance — has historically been a vehicle through we express our deepest thoughts, desires...

Thomas Kinkade Settlement: Widow, Girlfriend Secretly Settle Dispute Over Late Artist’s $66 Million Estate

Thomas Kinkade Settlement: Widow, Girlfriend Secretly Settle Dispute Over Late Artist’s $66 Million Estate

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) _ Thomas Kinkade‘s widow and girlfriend have reached a settlement after a dispute over the late artist’s $66 million estate, their attorneys said Wednesday. The San Jose Mercury News reports...

Exhibition features Louisiana music, art

Exhibition features Louisiana music, art

Louisiana music and art is the theme of an exhibition and panel discussion at the Louisiana State Archives, 3851 Essen Lane, during Black History Month. Louisiana Music: An Artistic Tribute, will run through Tuesday,...

Transformation of African-American art to be showcased

Transformation of African-American art to be showcased

By Kevin Hall/Staff Reporter Eastern community members can track the progression and transformation of African-American art through the ages during “EvolutionZ of Art.” The members of Zeta Phi Beta sorority plan on starting off...

What is Art  Again ?

What is Art Again ?

One of my passions (among the many that I have) is art! I love looking into all works of art, decode its hidden meaning, its depth and the many layers lying underneath, in between, and...

What Is Art?

What Is Art?

From Shelley Esaak, former About.com Guide I could tell you that art plays a large part in making our lives infinitely rich. Imagine, just for a minute, a world without art! (You may think...

Seventies style is stayin’ alive: tips to keep up with the trend

Seventies style is stayin’ alive: tips to keep up with the trend

(BPT) – From home decor to fashion and food, the styles and trends of the 1970s have slowly been creeping back into the mainstream, and this year they’re out in full force. Don’t be...

2013’s hottest home trends and easy upgrades

2013’s hottest home trends and easy upgrades

(BPT) – The top home decor trends for 2013 are already emerging, and homeowners seeking a fresh look will find a lot to love. Not only can these looks be accomplished in minimal time...

Find inspiration for your home in 2013 with the latest design trends

Find inspiration for your home in 2013 with the latest design trends

(BPT) – Did you begin the year with an updated fitness regime? Are you pursuing new hobbies or getting better organized? Why not make a few changes to not only yourself, but also your...

Ten lucky home decor trends for 2013

Ten lucky home decor trends for 2013

(BPT) – Despite its negative reputation, the number 13 doesn’t always have to be unlucky. Take these top 10 decor trends for 2013 from design experts, manufacturers and trend forecasters across the country. They’re...

Moving or improving? Tips for a flawless painting project

Moving or improving? Tips for a flawless painting project

(BPT) – Did you know spring is the best time to sell your home? And now that the housing market is bouncing back, there’s never been a better time to do it. But even...

Obama Immigration Speech To Give More Details, Call For Swift Reform

Obama Immigration Speech To Give More Details, Call For Swift Reform

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is encouraged by work in the Senate on immigration reform, and he will now use his bully pulpit during a speech in Las Vegas on Tuesday to push for...

Surrealist Art From Joan Miro And Salvador Dali Set To Sell For Millions

Surrealist Art From Joan Miro And Salvador Dali Set To Sell For Millions

  A sale of “exceptional” surrealist art including a Joan Miro painting that has not been seen for more than half a century is set to raise millions of pounds next month. The Barcelona-born...

Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art presents Maya Angelou

Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art presents Maya Angelou

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art presents the third offering of its Director’s Discussion Series. Johnnetta Betsch Cole, director of the museum, will have a lively, engaging and thought-provoking discussion with Maya Angelou,...