Tessa Greene O’Brien, “Layla” Photo by Aliza Eliazarov You might not think Maine-born and raised painter Tessa Greene O’Brien and Chinese-American Jamie Chan (based in Brooklyn, New York) have much in common. Their cultural backgrounds are quite dissimilar. O’Brien is a mature painter who has exhibited widely, run a galleryRead More →

Maine, 2016 Photo by Judy Glickman Lauder/courtesy Maine Jewish Museum Sometimes we don’t know what the artists themselves collect until they die. It turned out that Andy Warhol was an obsessed lover of cookie jars, eclectic furniture, jewelry, and Native American artifacts. Other times they are quite public about theirRead More →

Willie Little, my own little corner, 2022. Installation at Oregon Contemporary, photo by Mario Gallucci Installation by Willie Little at Oregon Contemporary, In my little corner, consists of a series of portals that transport the viewer outside the gallery’s four walls and to other times, places and corners of theRead More →

Landon Newton, “Ordered Liberty”. Photo by Carolyn Wachnicki, courtesy of Space Two Portland institutions are commemorating anniversaries this year: Space and the Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art & Design. “Assembly” at Space reaffirms the collaborative and experimental approach to art that has characterized the organization forRead More →

Installation view of “ENCHIRIDION: driveway, spline, station” at PICA. Image by Evan LaLonde, courtesy of the artist Otherwise for the grand entrance to the sidony o’neal exhibition “ENCHIRIDION: alley, spline, station” (“E: ASR”), I don’t know where to start this story. And even though I’ve decided to start with theRead More →

Global brokerage Kohle Capital Markets (KCM) takes its corporate social responsibility very seriously and continues to weather the difficult times brought about by the pandemic and the Russian-Ukrainian war. Global brokerage firm Kohle Capital Markets (KCM) takes its corporate social responsibility very seriously and continues to weather the difficult periodRead More →

CALCULATED, OFFICIALS from the Directorate of Law Enforcement (ED), investigating the multi-million dollar teacher recruitment scam, conducted raids on Tuesday at two apartments and another store allegedly linked to Arpita Mukherjee, a close associate of suspended TMC leader Partha Chatterjee. ED detectives raided two apartments in south Kolkata – oneRead More →

All featured products and services are independently chosen by the editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain verifiable data for accounting purposes. The sold out The Rolling Stones LEGO Art Set is back in stock at lego.com,Read More →

RESEARCH has demonstrated associations between religious beliefs and patriarchal attitudes. Higher religiosity is apparently associated with stronger patriarchal beliefs. Although no religion condones violence against women, religions have been and are a powerful source of patriarchal orientations. If this is true, the British Museum exhibition “Feminine Power: The Divine toRead More →

Milton Avery was “a colossus of twentieth-century painting”, said Cal Revely-Calder in The Daily Telegraph. Although his name may not be familiar to many Europeans, he was a prominent figure in American art. Avery (1885-1965) began his half-century career as an Impressionist and ended it as an Abstract Expressionist. InRead More →

A wall hanging commemorating the coronavirus pandemic has been displayed in Welshpool. The Covid-19 memorial artwork can be viewed at Y Lanfa Powysland Museum and Welshpool Library until Friday 29 July. The piece will then be moved to the Newtown Library where it can be viewed throughout August. The wallRead More →

Carlos Gamez de Francisco, “Flowers for Fasting”, Chromaluxe aluminum print, 45 by 30 inches Images courtesy of Portland Art Gallery When Cuban-born artist Carlos Gamez de Francisco was a young student, he, like many aspiring artists, copied masterpieces by other painters. It started with Monet. But a prescient professor toldRead More →

For Andrew Lundberg, the icing on the cake of five months building an interactive sculpture came when he was able to confirm that his design was indeed intuitive. At the grand unveiling of her “slingshot” sculpture on May 13 at Casto’s River & Rich apartments, onlookers walked up to theRead More →

LIFTING the lid off a familiar music box, but finding the figure, movement and music radically changed, is the feeling of seeing “Masterpieces of Bergen”. Gone is the image of Munch as a master of melancholy. Instead, a range of works borrow from Post-Impressionism and Pointillism, before moving on toRead More →

A new large-scale sculpture by Bronx-born conceptual artist Fred Wilson has taken up residence in Brooklyn’s Columbus Park, and there’s a lot to be said for it. Photography: Daniela G. Maldonado Simply put, Mind-Forged Handcuffs/Hand-Forged Spiritsas the 10-foot-tall public artwork is dubbed, is a metaphor for structural racism and relatedRead More →

PENTWATER – Pentwater residents and tourists looking for another cozy art store can find it at the corner of Fifth and Hancock streets in Serenity Shore. This shop offers pottery, wire wrapped necklaces, handmade jewelry, epoxy art, paintings and more. Owner Shannon Kramer and her business partner Sarina Gardner welcomeRead More →

ESCONDIDO, Calif. — An exhibit depicting police officers as pigs in an art exhibit at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido is sparking controversy. A new exhibit, which opened Saturday at the CCAE, features around 100 artists and is called Street Legacy – So Cal Style Masters. However,Read More →

KidSuper’s creative director, Colm Dillane, set the stage for his new collection with a performance art piece that fused fashion, artistry and audience participation. Twenty-three of his oil paintings were featured alongside twenty-three looks; each look directly inspired by its counterpart. Guests entering the room received an auction paddle. LydiaRead More →