- Pocket-Sized Due Diligence: Interpol’s ID-Art Appby Unknown on May 12, 2021 at 1:44 pm
By: Aubrey Catrone, Proper Provenance, LLCCountless art transactions occur each week around the globe. Whether looking to acquire or sell an artwork, art market actors should always take the time to conduct due diligence. Verifying an art object’s ownership history contributes to an up-to-date understanding of clean title and authenticity. This knowledge remains vital to determining an object’s rightful owner as well as maintaining the […]
- Americans For the Arts Remembers Dancer, Choreographer, and Educator Jacques d’Amboiseby Ms. Ann Marie Watson on May 10, 2021 at 8:09 pm
Monday, May 10, 2021Category: Americans for the Arts NewsAmericans for the Arts mourns the loss of ballet dancer Jacques d’Amboise, who passed away Sunday, May 2 at the age of 86. He was a prolific dancer, an arts education advocate, and a member of Americans for the Arts’ Artists Committee since 2004.
- Asus's New Zenfone 8 Is Powerful and Small. That's About Itby Julian Chokkattu on May 12, 2021 at 5:30 pm
This pocket-friendly Android phone has a speedy processor and an excellent screen. It's also really boring.
- monarch butterflies and latex -- 5/12/21on May 12, 2021 at 7:20 am
Today's selection -- from The Language of Butterflies by Wendy Williams. Monarch caterpillars are killed by -- but also protected by -- latex: "Female monarchs lay eggs about the size of a pinhead on milkweed plants -- and only on milkweed plants. They deposit the eggs on the underside of a leaf, usually one egg to a leaf. Monarchs are not the only insects that use milkweed. Well over a hundred other species do, implying that at one time […]
- Online Dating: Does Education Matter?on January 13, 2017 at 6:51 pm
Online daters are most likely to contact people with the same level of education as them, but are less fussy about an intellectual match as they get older, according to new research.
- 4 Ways to Maximize Business Profitsby ID Blogger on February 26, 2021 at 4:52 pm
In discussing strategies for startups and small businesses, there’s always a lot of talk about how entrepreneurs can obtain early funding. We talk about how common it is for startups to get off the ground with financial help from family and friends, for instance. In some cases, we highlight successful campaigns on Kickstarter as reasons to explore the crowdfunding route. And of course, there’s venture capital to consider. Securing adequate […]
- Delightful Characters Spring to Life in Hand-Cranked Wooden Automata by Kazuaki Haradaby Grace Ebert on May 12, 2021 at 8:28 pm
Japanese woodworker Kazuaki Harada (previously) has spent the last few years designing these playful automata that activate with a simple hand-crank. Watch miners work in tandem, a figure cackle with unparalleled enthusiasm, and the devil aggressively play the fiddle, and make sure to turn your volume up, too—Harada often pairs an audio component with the mechanical movements for an additional dose of whimsy. For more of his quirky designs, […]
- The True, The Real And The Beautiful: 7 Years Of 'Cosmos And Culture'by Adam Frank on April 13, 2018 at 3:45 pm
Through science commentary, we created a place for exploration of deep, complex issues. There's a hunger in all of us for more than just facts — we hunger for meaning, says astrophysicist Adam Frank.
- What’s happening with Haute Culture Textile Tours?! A not so easy post to write!by Donna on August 4, 2020 at 8:59 pm
Hi Team! My incredibly lovely and supportive Haute Culture Community! It’s been a long old time since I’ve done this, and it feels great, and strange, and exciting, to be finally getting back to blogging. I’m sorry it’s been so long, but as we all know, things somewhat hit the fan over the last six months. After a period of serious and considered change, I finally feel like it’s time to reach out to you all about what I’ve been doing […]
- Cinema Reopenings in Italy Point the Way for the Rest of Europeby Alice Tentori on May 11, 2021 at 8:17 am
On 26th April 2021, Italian director Nanni Moretti had a special date: open the doors of his own cinema in Rome, the Nuovo Sacher, and greet the audience coming in after six months of darkness. Miles away through the north... The post Cinema Reopenings in Italy Point the Way for the Rest of Europe appeared first on Celluloid Junkie.
- Suzanna Zak at Prairieby Contemporary Art Daily on May 12, 2021 at 4:45 pm
Artist: Suzanna Zak Venue: Prairie, Chicago Exhibition Title: Flesh of Earth Date: April 10 – May 22, 2021 Note: press release available here. Click here to view slideshow Full gallery of images and link available after the jump. Images: Images courtesy of Prairie, Chicago Link: Suzanna Zak at Prairie
- From the Archives: An Interview with Gerhard Demetzby Nastia Voynovskaya on May 23, 2020 at 5:00 pm
It is often said that children are privy to a certain wisdom inaccessible to adults, that their naivete allows them to gaze at the world without the cynicism that comes from a long time of living in it. In his large-scale wood sculptures, Italian artist Gehard Demetz presents children as powerful figures — knowing, self-aware and bold. A master craftsman, Demetz creates his compositions within a surrealist framework, portraying his subjects […]