Connect with us

Art Exhibition

Multimedia Native American Art Exhibition, ‘Boundless,’ Opens at the Mead Art Museum

Published

on

Source: Native News Online

From never-before-exhibited drawings to pages from the Algonquin-language Bible, “Boundless,” a multimedia Native American art exhibition, is on display at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College until Jan. 7, 2024. 

“Boundless” gathers the works of more than 150 artists to tell a story of creativity and resistance across the centuries, including sculptures, historical and contemporary writing, photographs, quillwork, musical scores, basketry, and more. At times, the exhibit incorporates objects by non-Native creators to further its inquiries. 

“There were so many key items that really inspired me. Because I was doing both Indigenous works and a few non-Indigenous made works in the collection, I focused on works that connected artists,” Heid Erdrich (Ojibwe), a poet and writer who curated the exhibit, told Native News Online. 

Read more: https://nativenewsonline.net/arts-entertainment/multimedia-native-american-art-exhibition-boundless-opens-at-the-mead-art-museumt

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

Art Exhibition

‘The SCO Family in My Eyes’: SCO Countries Art Exhibition Of Children, Young Artists Launched In Pakistan

Published

on

Source: FridayTimes

The Good-Neighborliness, Friendship and Cooperation Commission of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), together with the Central Academy of Fine Arts and the SCO Secretariat, is organizing the SCO Countries Art Exhibition. Pakistani children and young artists are invited to submit their paintings and artworks.

Themed “The SCO Family in My Eyes,” the artworks are supposed to embody the “Shanghai Spirit,” telling the fantastic SCO story from the perspective of civilization, mutual learning, green development, and scientific and technological innovation to embrace a better future for SCO.

Pakistani children aged between 5 and 16 years old and children from SCO countries are invited to participate in the event. The event is open, and the deadline for submissions is June 1, 2024.

Read more: https://thefridaytimes.com/16-Apr-2024/the-sco-family-in-my-eyes-sco-countries-art-exhibition-of-children-young-artists-launched-in-pakistan

Continue Reading

Art Exhibition

The Coffee Lab showcases collaborative art exhibition

Published

on

Source: Evanston Roundtable

Art Encounter and the Center for Independent Futures have joined hands, for the third year in a row, to mount an exhibit of artwork at the Coffee Lab, 910 Noyes St. The works are the result of a program of creative workshops and social connection offered by Art Encounter and teaching artist Val McCune, a 10-year Evanston resident.

The 10 adult participants from the Art Club are showing their artwork on the east wall during the month of April, with at least two pieces from each person being shown. The coffeeshop is chock full of artwork, so the exhibit, entitled “This is Us,” has a lot of competition.

Read more: https://evanstonroundtable.com/2024/04/14/the-coffee-lab-showcases-collaborative-art-exhibition/

Continue Reading

Trending