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  • Samsung's Classy New TV Moonlights as a Work of Art - WIRED

    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:01:15 GMT

    WIRED

    Samsung's Classy New TV Moonlights as a Work of Art
    WIRED
    Look around your home and count the screens: The television on your wall. The tablet on your coffee table. The computer monitor on your desk. Switched on, they burst with color and motion. Turned off, they're merely black. Industrial designer Yves ...

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  • Documenta Kassel: Using Art as Their Witness - New York Times

    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:26:52 GMT

    New York Times

    Documenta Kassel: Using Art as Their Witness
    New York Times
    Some art travelers scorn the whole biennial/triennial/etc. phenomenon. “Festivalism” has become a common term of disparagement, and it's not unearned. More and more of these events feel like tourist bait, like commercial art fairs with a few brains ...

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  • Art Movements - Hyperallergic

    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:01:46 GMT

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    Art Movements
    Hyperallergic
    This week in art news: the 12th-century Grand Al-Nuri Mosque was destroyed in Mosul, Leonardo DiCaprio handed over Picasso and Basquiat paintings implicated in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad fund scandal, and an anonymous artist painted bathing ...

  • Art and Museums in NYC This Week - New York Times

    Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:56:29 GMT

    New York Times

    Art and Museums in NYC This Week
    New York Times
    While handsomely and mostly filled with Art Deco, this exhibition has banished those words — Art Deco, that is — in an attempt to show how American design was shaped by numerous European influences and to acknowledge the importance of jazz, the ...

  • OVAL holding 'Art on the Vine' fest Saturday - The Gleaner

    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:43:01 GMT

    The Gleaner

    OVAL holding 'Art on the Vine' fest Saturday
    The Gleaner
    The Ohio Valley Art League and Farmer & Frenchman Winery are presenting the first "Art on the Vine — Art Fest" from noon to 9 p.m. Saturday. The event is free and open to the public. Fourteen area artists will be showing and selling artworks in a ...

  • 10 Cartoonists Every Art Lover Needs to Know - Artsy

    Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:42:35 GMT

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    10 Cartoonists Every Art Lover Needs to Know
    Artsy
    Cartoonists these days mostly went to art school and know all about the art world, so why does that art world continue to mostly ignore comics? Why were there no comics in the Whitney Biennial, again? (Its curators would certainly have looked foolish ...

  • World's largest LEGO art display debuts in Tampa for free | WFLA.com - WFLA

    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:06:03 GMT

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    World's largest LEGO art display debuts in Tampa for free | WFLA.com
    WFLA
    The world's largest, most elaborate display of LEGO art will debut in Downtown Tampa on Friday, June 23.
    'Art of the Brick' prepares to open in Tampa - Story | FOX 13 Tampa ...FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

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  • Denver experimental art project explores a world without galleries or dealers - The Know

    Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:21:13 GMT

    The Know

    Denver experimental art project explores a world without galleries or dealers
    The Know
    And in the art world, that is both subjective and controversial. What makes a few strokes of paint on a canvas worth $10,000 or $80,000? It's a combination of things, ranging from the originality of the work to the reputation of the artist. Some art ...

  • A Dollar-Store Art Show Shortchanges Its Viewers - Hyperallergic

    Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:12:38 GMT

    Hyperallergic

    A Dollar-Store Art Show Shortchanges Its Viewers
    Hyperallergic
    In our interview, Hoffmann suggested that it plays with ideas of assigned value in the art world, but these are all new works commissioned expressly by the museum — none of them has a price yet. To really drive home that point, there would need to be ...

  • 'Underground art chamber' sets up shop in Boonton - NorthJersey.com

    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:00:27 GMT

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    'Underground art chamber' sets up shop in Boonton
    NorthJersey.com
    Monifa Brinson and her daughter Shandira Mulraine have signed the lease and are moving into the space below Boonton Coffee Co. on Main Street. The business has art space the two call NTUR. It's an acronym with fluidity, much like their business model.