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Sotheby’s Promotes Contemporary Specialists to New Roles in Hong Kong – ARTnews.com

Highlighting the importance of Asian buyers in the Contemporary art market, Sotheby’s has promoted two of the company’s top contemporary art specialists, Alex Branczik in London and Max Moore in New York to new positions at the house’s Hong Kong headquarters. Branczik will assume the role as Sotheby’s chairman of modern and contemporary art in Asia. Moore has been appointed as head of contemporary ...

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UMaine Intermedia program promotes COVID-19 vaccination with art  – UMaine News

University of Maine intermedia students are creating and sharing art that advocates for COVID-19 vaccination and equitable distribution of doses.  In an awareness campaign led by Intermedia MFA Program Director Susan Smith, about 20 graduate and undergraduate students have been developing various media that reinforce the hardships of the pandemic and encourage spectators to help bring about its end through inoculation.  The effort, known ...

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Sac State lecturer promotes women in science through art

Biology Lecturer Semarhy Quinones-Soto combines her love of science and art to create inspiring digital illustrations of women in STEM fields that have attracted worldwide attention. (Courtesy Semarhy Quinones-Soto)By Cynthia Hubert Semarhy Quinones-Soto grew up watching her mother mix chemicals, peer into microscopes, and prepare slides for microbiology students at the University of Puerto Rico, Humacao. The hours she spent in her mother’s lab ...

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Palm Springs Art Museum provides state of the museum and promotes upcoming fundraiser

The Palm Springs Art Muesum told News Channel 3 they have full confidence the museum will still be here once the pandemic is over despite having to undergo a major budget cut and layoff almost half of their employees. News Channel 3’s Caitlin Thropay spoke with the executive director of the museum to find out more on the state of the museum. “We’re absolutely ...

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‘Artists Sunday’ movement promotes local art as holiday gifts

SALEM, Ore. (KTVZ) -- This year, the Sunday after Thanksgiving is all about shopping for art. The Oregon Arts Commission is proud to be one of 330 nationwide partners for Artists Sunday, a new national movement to promote local art as holiday gifts on Sunday, Nov. 29. The movement joins Black Friday, Small Business Saturday® and Cyber Monday to create the biggest shopping weekend of ...

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The Art Sale” in Appleton promotes local artists during pandemic

APPLETON, Wis. (WBAY) - Investing in artwork may not be on everyone’s top of mind during a pandemic, but for many artists it’s their livelihood. “Our income has been cut off,” said Paul Eldridge, an artist and co-producer of Art News of Northeastern Wisconsin (ANNEW).For many local artists, the cancellation of summer shows due to the pandemic is a huge blow to their income.“Summer ...

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