Connect with us

Art Exhibition

Exhibition Of Works By Celebrated Texas Artist, Aggie E.M. ‘Buck’ Schiwetz Opens This Week At Stark Galleries

Published

on

Source: Texas A&M Today

Texas A&M University is exhibiting the works of famed artist, architect, historian and Aggie E.M. “Buck” Schiwetz (1898-1984) at the J. Wayne Stark Galleries in the Memorial Student Center through Dec. 16.

The exhibition, “The Artistic Legacy of Buck Schiwetz,” will be celebrated at a gallery talk and reception at Stark (MSC 1110) on Thursday, Sept. 28 at 5:30 p.m. The event will feature authors and Early Texas Art researchers and collectors Bill and Linda Reaves, who will discuss their book on Schiwetz that was published by Texas A&M University Press. RSVP here to attend the event.

In his paintings, Schiwetz documented much of Texas, referring to himself as an architectural and historical artist. Some of his pieces feature buildings on the Texas A&M campus, including the Academic Building.

Read more: https://today.tamu.edu/2023/09/25/exhibition-of-works-by-celebrated-texas-artist-aggie-e-m-buck-schiwetz-opens-this-week-at-stark-galleries/

Art Exhibition

Art beyond boundaries: Hyderabad exhibition showcases works by disabled artists

Published

on

Source: The New Indian Express

Delhi’s Maqaam Foundation and Hyderabad’s Spacefelt recently collaborated to host the ‘Inclusive’ art exhibition, spotlighting artists with disabilities. This platform welcomed young talents with visual and auditory impairments, those on the autism spectrum, and others, showcasing their unique and commendable artworks.

Featuring around 50 entries from 35 artists, each piece was captivating, leaving visitors in awe. What made this exhibition stand out was the incorporation of QR codes with each artwork, providing brief audio descriptions — a thoughtful touch facilitated by Spacefelt, a startup aiding people with visual impairments in their daily lives through its adhesive QR code labels.

Read more: https://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/hyderabad/2024/Apr/23/art-beyond-boundaries-hyderabad-exhibition-showcases-works-by-disabled-artists

Continue Reading

Art Exhibition

A joyful mood at contemporary art exhibition in Guangzhou

Published

on

Source: Chinadaily.com.cn

US artist Jeff Koons says that childhood is where people accept and appreciate things as they are. His Celebration series of sculptures brings to the viewers the pure pleasure and playfulness as that of childhood.

Sacred Heart, a piece of Koons’ Celebration series, was recently unveiled in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, and is installed for a longtime display in open air.

The unveiling also opened a contemporary art exhibition that gathers the works of 24 artists from home and abroad, being held at the One Song Center of Guangzhou One Pengrui until May 12.

Read more: https://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/202404/22/WS6625d2a0a31082fc043c33c5.html

Continue Reading

Art Exhibition

New Tallinn art exhibition highlights stories of Ukrainian refugees

Published

on

Source: err.ee

A new solo exhibition by artist Maria Kapajeva entitled “Hear My Scream, Listen To Their Dreams” opened at Tallinn’s Draakoni Gallery on Wednesday. The content of the exhibition is strongly influenced by the gallery’s location directly opposite the Russian Embassy.

According to a press release, Kapajeva’s aim with the exhibition is to foster a more nuanced dialogue regarding the ongoing war in Ukraine, which has led to the continual exposure of harrowing imagery.

Consequently, a process of desensitization has transpired, rendering people less able to empathize with the enduring violence faced by real individuals still fighting for their lives in Ukraine. The intricate details, nuances, and personal narratives have been reduced to easily shareable content that briefly crosses our screens before fading into obscurity.

Read more: https://news.err.ee/1609316748/new-tallinn-art-exhibition-highlights-stories-of-ukrainian-refugees

Continue Reading

Trending