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Scientists Discover Key to Successful Artistic Output – ARTnews.com

In a new study published on Monday in Nature Communications, a team of scientists said it had discovered the key to “hot streaks,” or periods of intense and successful artistic productivity. The paper cites Jackson Pollock’s four-year period of intense productivity and success with his drip paintings.  In a previous paper, Dashun Wang and a team of researchers had proven the existence of hot ...

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‘It’s a Symbol System’: Watch Experimental Comics Artist Chris Ware Explain the Unique Artistic Rhythms of His Medium

Reading a single page of a comic book takes about 15 seconds. Creating it, on the other hand, takes 40 hours on average, according to artist and illustrator Chris Ware. A new show on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago titled “Chicago Comics: 1960s to Now” traces the origins of the medium in the city, a creative hub that was the birthplace ...

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Growing artistic vibrancy in Marshalltown | News, Sports, Jobs

contributed photo Minnesota artist Jordyn Brennan stands next to her completed mural at McGregor’s Furniture store. The Marshalltown Arts and Cultural Alliance has many more murals planned. The Marshall County Arts and Culture Alliance has been busy lately, spreading color and vibrancy across Marshalltown . . . and the organization is nowhere near done. There is more artwork to come. Two ...

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Cheech Marin Center Names María Esther Fernández as Artistic Director – ARTnews.com

Actor and collector Cheech Marin’s long-awaited art center in Riverside, California, has appointed María Esther Fernández to serve as its inaugural artistic director. She will begin a the Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art & Culture in August. Fernández was most recently the chief curator and deputy director of the Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara, California, which focuses on Bay Area artists. ...

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‘Art seeds’: Sidewalk creativity moves Wayne Chicken Show in artistic direction

NewsSidewalks in northeast Nebraska are coming to life.Friday, July 9th 2021, 1:54 PM CDTUpdated: Friday, July 9th 2021, 2:26 PM CDTWAYNE, Neb. - Sidewalks in northeast Nebraska are coming to life.She said her goal is to promote art during the Chicken Show."The Chicken Show has artistic roots. It got started by the arts council here in Wayne," said Albracht. "Since I've been here my goal ...

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Mark Toscano on Artistic Interpretation and Digital Accessibility – ARTnews.com

Portrait of Mark Toscano. Photo Dave Filipi What does your role as a film preservationist entail? Over the last seventeen years, I’ve preserved or restored artist and experimental films, animations, documentaries, and independent features. My job includes technical, curatorial, and research processes, aesthetic evaluation, working with filmmakers or their estates, curating programs, and sometimes collaborating with galleries and distributors. On individual projects, I generally ...

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OUWB inaugural art show reveals the artistic talents of medical students, faculty and staff

Twenty people from the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine community recently participated in the medical school’s first art show.The OUWB Virtual Art Exhibit went live March 1. The interactive presentation can be found at https://tinyurl.com/OUWBArt21.Misa Mi, Ph.D., professor, Department of Foundational Medical Studies, planned the event along with medical students Donna Kayal, M1, Adam Wahl, M2, Alecca Como, M1, and Luu Pham, ...

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‘Lunar Tides’ brings new wave of artistic beauty to Heisler Park

Heisler Park in Laguna Beach now has a stunning new piece of public art, compliments of a familiar source.Laguna Beach artists Scott and Naomi Schoenherr have produced “Lunar Tides,” which now occupies the stage floor of the amphitheater in the park.The work is full of detail that depicts some of the themes prominent in the couple’s projects, including natural cycles and nature’s creatures.“I think ...

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