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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →

Wakinyan Chief has joined the Cheyenne River Youth Project as full-time artistic director. In this role, Chief is responsible for overseeing programming at the non-profit community development organization’s Waniyetu Wowapi (Winter Count) Art Park and Institute. According to General Manager Julie Garreau, the timing was perfect for Chief to joinRead More →

Placeholder while loading article actions Long before ragas, chicken tikka or Bollywood films were exported from India, international demand for textiles from the subcontinent was strong. These items did not simply move from local bazaars to distant markets involuntarily. Many decorative fabrics were made expressly for customers in places asRead More →

Placeholder while loading article actions The kind of person depicted in the National Portrait Gallery’s “The Outwin 2022: American Portraiture Today” is quite different from those typically depicted in such institutions. The subjects of the show’s 42 portraits are not rich, famous or politically powerful, and are less likely toRead More →

Click to enlarge Google Street View The Hammer and Sickle bike rack was located in front of the old Propaganda Bar. “Missing art installation,” reads the subject of a tip RFT received this week. “The hammer and sickle sculpture is missing at 2732 Cherokee Street,” the email continued, concluding, “SolveRead More →

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – The Golden Spike Foundation is thrilled to release a preview of their newest set of public art sculptures that will be installed at Promontory Summit. “Monument to Their Memory” is a huge modern sculpture, measuring 24 feet high and 11.5 feet wide, which will commemorateRead More →

Earth Day is April 22, and Disneyland Resort is celebrating with limited-time activities through the end of the month. Cast Members created environmental artwork inspired by different Disney scenes and attractions. Above is a piece inspired by “Encanto”. This room is designed to look like the “it’s a small world”Read More →

By Charles Giuliano Strict beauty: prints by Sol LeWitt is an irresistible opportunity to immerse yourself in an important aspect of the artist’s work Strict beauty: prints by Sol LeWittat the Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, until June 11. “In conceptual art, the idea or concept is the mostRead More →

Sideshow has been killing it since last year with critical role collectibles. Between statues and artwork, Sideshow has made some incredible collectibles for fans. But now Sideshow is releasing a very cool and fun piece of art. And it’s one that all Critical Role fans will appreciate. Essek Thelyss FineRead More →

Choose your favorite BI public artwork By Staff Report • March 19, 2022 1:30 a.m. The five works of public art up for voting for the People’s Choice Award. Courtesy picture Online voting is underway for the People’s Choice Award for Something New IV on Bainbridge Island. There are fiveRead More →

The new Burrell collection will be open to the public on March 29. The Burrell Collection, Glasgow **** On March 29, the Burrell Collection reopens after a £68.25million refurbishment and six years of closure. The operators of Glasgow Life hope the new Burrell, repaired, relocated and fitted out for theRead More →

A number of artists are opening a new exhibition at 431 Ellicott Street – the gallery space next to Fitz Books and Waffles. Called Project 431, artists featuring their work include Jonathan Bishop, DJ Carr, Robert Harris, Kyla Kegler, Phillip Kuznicki and Sufana Wajed. This new space, adjoining Fitz, hasRead More →