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Four artists shortlisted for Windrush monument at London’s Waterloo Station

The Windrush generation courtesy the Windrush Foundation The London-based sculptor Thomas Price is among four artists shortlisted to create a new monument at Waterloo Station in London honouring the Windrush generation of workers who came to the UK from the Caribbean between 1948 and 1971. All four artists shortlisted—including Basil Watson, Jeannette Ehlers and Valda Jackson—are of Caribbean descent. Ehlers, who is of Danish ...

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Coalition in Huntington Station uses art to boost confidence in COVID-19 vaccine

News 12 StaffMar 21, 2021, 1:11pm EDTUpdated on:Mar 21, 2021, 1:11pm EDTArtists are gathering in Huntington Station to use their talents to encourage more people to get the COVID-19 vaccine."Shots to Reunite" is a coalition comprised art counsels, artists, community and business leaders and public servants whose goal is to increase confidence within the community in the vaccine.Organizers say that they may face more ...

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See the Art by Kehinde Wiley, Stan Douglas, and Other Art Stars That Might Actually Make You Want to Go to New York’s Penn Station

Just a few days into 2021 and New York City has already set an architectural milestone with the opening of Moynihan Train Hall, the long-awaited extension of the much-maligned Penn Station. The space, which has 92-foot skylight ceilings, will host a trio of blue-chip art installations by Kehinde Wiley, Stan Douglas, and artist duo Elmgreen & Dragset. “As dark as 2020 has been, this ...

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Moynihan Train Hall Brings Art to Penn Station

Sunlight is not typically associated with the dingy basement vibe that envelops commuters passing through Penn Station.But natural light spills across the new Moynihan Train Hall through its massive, 92-foot-high skylight ceiling and illuminates another surprise: permanent installations by some of the most celebrated artists in the world.Kehinde Wiley, Stan Douglas and the artist duo Elmgreen & Dragset have major pieces prominently displayed in ...

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The Art of the Brick Build the Station LEGO Contest

Posted: Oct 6, 2020 / 04:01 PM MDT / Updated: Oct 6, 2020 / 04:01 PM MDT Denver Union Station is celebrating the global sensation “The Art of the Brick” exhibit now on display at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science with a special Build the Station LEGO Brick Contest this fall. “The Art of the Brick” features works by renowned contemporary artist ...

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Transformer Station explores ‘unique objects’ made from photographs and lush nocturnal landscapes of Cleveland

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Photographs are infinitely reproduceable, in theory at least. Multiple prints can be made from a single piece of film or a digital file. And with digital cameras embedded in every cell phone, it has never been easier to make and share photographs with thousands, if not millions of viewers.A new exhibition at the Transformer Station gallery in Ohio City, the brainchild ...

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Nonprofit landlord at Liberty Station Arts District charged full rent despite COVID-19 closure

Longtime tenants in the popular Arts District at Liberty Station say they are being pushed out of their leases or they’re told they will not have their rental agreements renewed by the NTC Foundation, the nonprofit organization that manages the publicly owned property.Some moved out after foundation officials locked common entrances to the art studios in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. They were charged ...

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