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Uffizi Launches $51 M. Project to Safeguard Garden from Climate Shifts – ARTnews.com

The Uffizi Galleries in Florence, Italy, has unveiled plans for a €50 million ($51 million) landscaping project that aims to safeguard its beloved Boboli Gardens against the effects of climate change. Dubbed “Boboli 2030” the redesign plan will be carried out across 40 separate projects, some of which will also upgrade the gardens’ energy efficiency. The sprawling garden park, a vast section of the Uffizi ...

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Hampshire artist hosts children’s art classes in her back garden, helping kids get creative during the holidays

A PROFESSIONAL artist from Hampshire is running summer holiday art classes, boosting creativity and reducing anxiety in children. Paula Still, from Chandlers Ford, is welcoming children aged 8-16 years old to her garden studio in Hiltingbury this August. Classes are tailored to the different age groups (8-11 and 12-16), with a step-by-step guide on how to use materials, mix colours and construct a picture, ...

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Art Industry News: Starbucks Workers Crashed MoMA’s Party in the Garden to Protest Union-Busting + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Thursday, June 9. NEED-TO-READ Report Finds Governments Interfering With Museums – International museum organizations have joined forces to publish standards aimed at fighting government overreach in the face of “worryingly high levels of state meddling,” ...

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A Canova statue—lost in an English garden for decades and bought for £5,200—will be sold at Christie’s London for £8m

Headlining Christie's Classic Week sales in London this July will be a rediscovered marble statue by the Italian sculptor Antonio Canova, executed in the final year of the artist's life. Should the work fetch anywhere within its £5m-£8m estimate, this will represent a markup of at least 1,000 times its last sale price, when it was purchased in a London garden statuary auction in ...

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The woman who creates amazingly detailed nail art in her garden shed

A Rhondda woman has gained quite the following throughout lockdown for her super detailed nail art. Abi Markey, 28, of Nailedit Beauty, has seen her works of art like her Easter nail creations liked over 30,000 times on social media, featuring half-eaten Maltesers bunnies and Creme Egg nail sets. The Tonypandy -based salon has now been nominated for a prestigious industry award, with Abi ...

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Controversial Revitalization of Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden Approved – ARTnews.com

A planned revitalization of the Hirshhorn Museum’s Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C., has been approved, settling a two-year debate between preservationists and the art institution over controversial changes to its sunken sculpture garden. On Thursday, the federal National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) voted 6-0 in favor of the $60-million project designed by Japanese architect and photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto. The Hirshhorn tapped the artist in ...

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Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden Redesign Approved—and More Art News – ARTnews.com

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines LAWRENCE WEINER, the relentlessly adventurous artist who made language his medium, died on Thursday at 79. No cause of death was stated in the announcement by his galleries; he said last year that he was being treated for cancer. “With his sculptural installations composed from koan-like text, Weiner experimented with the ...

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Birds in Art exhibition opens alongside rooftop sculpture garden // WJFW Newswatch 12

Birds in Art 2021 Photo by Cooper Henckel Story By Cooper Henckel Local News Published 09/12/2021 8:58PM Wausau - The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum opened "Birds in Art" a little earlier than usual Saturday morning. The extended hours for the weekend of September 11th celebrates the 46th collection of world-class avian artwork. Under a different name now, the exhibition's spirit has stayed the ...

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Peace Garden welcomes new art exhibit | News, Sports, Jobs

Submitted Photo A sculpture by Don Enbrecht is among those from his collection that is on display at the International Peace Garden. DUNSEITH – The International Peace Garden has added a new art exhibit from local Boissevain, Manitoba, artist Don Engbrecht that includes 12 unique metal sculptures. Each piece of this collection is unique and leans heavily into the natural world ...

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Hiroshi Sugimoto’s Hirshhorn Garden Redesign Is On—and More Art News – ARTnews.com

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Headlines AN ANCIENT CAMBODIAN SCULPTURE MAY SOON BE HEADING. The U.S. has filed court papers to repatriate a 10th-century Khmer sandstone piece—of a peacock carrying the Hindu deity Skanda—that is said to have been taken from a temple in the country in 1997, the New York Times reports. The work was once sold by the late collector Douglas A.J. ...

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