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‘Minimalist music is composed in a minimalist way, but I want to get the most out of it’ | Focus

The following excerpt is from the session report for The Strad’s January 2022 issue “Focusing the Lens”. To read it in its entirety, click here to subscribe and log in. The January 2022 digital magazine and print edition are on sale now The famous wall in front of Abbey Road Studios is particularly bright when […]

Wallingford teenager spreads peace and positivity through music

WALLINGFORD – A student at Lyman Hall High School is working to spread peace and positivity through her music and an upcoming independent study project. PeaceSelah Lopez, artistically known as PEACExLOPEZ, began to focus on her music at the start of the pandemic and knew exactly what kind of music she wanted to produce. “I […]

The art exhibition targets converts to conviviality

Throughout the pandemic, artist and activist Adana Mam-Legros and her organization Generation C – of which she is president and co-founder – have actively uplifted people and called for the awakening of society by talking about the things that really matter. in the world of complementarity with compassion, awareness, empathy, the art of sharing, mental […]

Cal State Students Stand Up To Hate With Art And Design | News

SStudents in Professor Zachary Vernon’s graphic design class at California State University in Los Angeles are used to creating visual campaigns for fictitious clients. But earlier this month, those clients were in the room, listening intently as the undergraduates presented their latest projects of the semester: PSA anti-hate campaigns that promote the inclusion and reporting […]

Behind Project Ink shares body art stories in multiple mediums

Suzanne Sigmon and Deniro Farrar pose for the Behind the Ink tattoo photography project. (Photo by Kevin ‘Surf’ Mitchell) The Story of Behind the Ink, a multi-year tattoo photography project by the local arts organization Create Exhibition Through the Arts (CEA) that has since spurred exhibitions, book and documentary, began on a Saturday in 2008, […]

Ed Sheeran Wins Best Artist Award as MTV Europe Music Awards Return to Live Format

K-pop stars BTS also won four awards at the event, which showed solidarity with Hungary’s LGBTQ + community. English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran won Best Artist and Best Song for “Bad Habits,” while K-pop stars BTS took home four awards at MTV’s Europe Music Awards, which are revenue as an in-person event after a 2020 virtual […]

Emanuel Martínez brought muralism to Denver. Now gentrification threatens its art

Fresco in the recreation center painted by Emanuel Martínez in 1970. Photo courtesy of the Chicano Murals of Colorado project Culture The artist’s iconic murals celebrating Chicano history and culture have made Mile High City a mecca for public art. By Philippe Clapham September 27, 2021 Public art has become a contested space visual battlefield […]

Milwaukee Street mural flourishes in concrete to connect art and health in the city’s Latino community

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – A bright and colorful street mural stands out from the gray concrete next to Walker Square Park. “The title […] is ‘Floración’, which means to bloom in Spanish, “said mural artist Whitney Salgado.” And she is truly a person in harmony with her surroundings, who blooms with flowers and represents growth. […]

Young artists invited to design mural featuring endangered species in Hackney

Eco-artist Michelle Meola will paint the winning design. Photograph: courtesy of the Homerton Green Forum Research is underway for a winning design for a biodiversity fresco showcasing species in need of support in Hackney. Artists aged 12 to 25 of all skill levels are invited by the Homerton Green Forum to come up with ideas […]


Black Family Day has been canceled due to the increase in positive Covid 19 cases in Stanislaus County. BLACK FAMILY DAY, THE FESTIVAL OF CULTURE AND MUSIC OFFERS VACCINES AGAINST COVID-19Le Modesto / Stanislaus NAACP is sponsoring a Black Family Day Culture & Music Festival on Saturday,September 11, 2021 at Graceada Park, 401 Needham St., […]

Original design living room finds a new home: Governors Island

Most art and design fairs aimed at young people encourage them to create something to take home. The Inventgenuity festival does that too, but it emphasizes a rarer and perhaps more resonant principle: creating something to leave behind. This is exactly what visitors will be doing on Saturday and Sunday at the 11th annual festival […]

Arlington gets its own brand new music festival – get ready for Ramblin ‘Roads

Tplaying a Cowboys game at Jerry World isn’t the only reason to visit Arlington this fall. The Ramblin ‘Roads Music Festival will bring interesting performances to several venues throughout the North Texas city with something to suit just about every musical taste on the first weekend in October. This new celebration of music is about […]

Young people of Falkirk design and create mural depicting ‘opening the curtain’ on Covid-19

Young people from Falkirk designed and produced a mural representing the opening of the curtain on the Covid-19. It was made by students who undertook the summer graffiti art project funded by the Youth Work Education Recovery Fund. The opportunity arose as a result of BraesTransitions, a collaborative program between Braes High and Falkirk Community […]

Kenya: graffiti art spreads throughout Nairobi

TICAH (Trust for Indigenous Culture and Health) created a wonderful initiative a few years ago when they launched Dream Cona at Uhuru Garden and invited local artists to come and create joint works of art that proved how visual artists can create collectively. A few weekends ago, TICAH brought together more young local artists to […]

Juravinskis Donates $ 3.3 Million to Accelerate COVID-19 and Brain Health Research

Two local philanthropists have given Hamilton researchers an immediate cash advance of $ 3.3 million to expedite research on COVID-19. Charles and Margaret Juravinski are already committed to donating their estate – approximately $ 100 million – and sharing it between Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University and St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton. You are now providing […]

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