Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-2) invited students to enter the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. The Artistic Discovery competition is an opportunity to recognize and encourage the artistic talent in the nation, as well as in the Second Congressional District of Oklahoma.
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Elvis fans from around the world will gather in Middle Tennessee March 28-31, 2019 for the 3rd annual Nashville Elvis Festival, celebrating the music and legacy of the King of Rock & Roll. The historic Franklin Theatre, located just south of downtown Nashville in the charming suburb of Franklin, Tennessee, will serve as the host venue. Tickets are on sale now at www.NashvilleElvisFestival.com.
The first major exhibition in more than a century of Spanish impressionist painter Joaquín Sorolla opens in London on Wednesday attended by Queen Letizia of Spain and Britain’s Prince Charles.
Some artists draw with their left hand and some with their right, but Dutch artist Rajacenna van Dam manages photo-like accuracy drawing with both simultaneously.
Delano Las Vegas’ commitment to art is reflected in the resort’s new solo presentation by internationally recognized artist Sush Machida, Yokoso Las Vegas.
It has been more than a week since Terrence W. Dwyer unexpectedly left his job as president of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Orange County’s biggest cultural leadership position. Since that surprise announcement, few clues have materialized to help explain why Dwyer left when he did.
With the ink barely dry on a new lease, Verbatim Books owner Justine Epstein unlocked the former dentist office next door to the existing used and rare book shop to show me around the new space.
Partnership supports the arts in higher education and throughout Las Vegas.
Karl Lagerfeld’s last collection for Chanel opened with a minute’s silence for the late designer on Tuesday, as friends, collaborators and fans turned out in Paris to remember his 35 years as the creative force behind the French couture house.
Louis Vuitton brought Paris Fashion Week to a close with a novel catwalk gimmick on Tuesday, building a replica of the pipes and scaffolding exterior of the Pompidou modern art center within the heart of the Louvre.
Whirling masked spirits clad in raffia and laughing children daubed with clay dance across the pages of “African Twilight”, the latest book by two photographers documenting rapidly vanishing rituals across the continent.
for designs that will be painted on three new wooden benches that be placed in downtown Chehalis
Erica Buechner has been playing with the intersection of stories and dance for a long time. She’s been trying to get a Creative Catalyst grant for a while, too. Her successful 2018 application — her second attempt — partners with Art Produce, a nonprofit art and community center in North Park to produce “underlie.”
Chadron Public Schools vocal music teacher Wendy Mahr was honored by her peers last week with the Extra Mile Award from the Nebraska Association.
Fantastical beasts took over the Alexandra Moura catwalk on Monday as the Portuguese designer wrapped up Milan Fashion Week with a collection of clashing prints and overlapping fabrics.
With lush brocade coats and sparkling gems, Dolce & Gabbana sought to emphasize the brand’s luxury heritage and artisanal work at Milan Fashion Week on Sunday.
Terrence W. Dwyer is no longer president of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and the reasons why he left his longtime position as Orange County’s most powerful cultural leader remain unclear.
Missoni took fashionistas back to the 1970s at its Milan Fashion Week show on Saturday, with the Italian luxury label presenting plenty of shimmer and sparkle.
Veteran designer Giorgio Armani dedicated his main winter line to the color blue at Milan Fashion Week on Saturday, presenting his usual sleek, elegant and tailored looks in mainly darker tones, mixed only with black.
Versace married luxury with grunge at Milan Fashion Week on Friday, presenting an Autumn/Winter 2019 line featuring leather, faux furs and ripped jumpers, as well as plenty of the Italian luxury label’s signature safety pins.
Bottega Veneta’s new creative director, Daniel Lee, premiered his first catwalk show for the Italian luxury label at Milan Fashion Week on Friday, in which he said he added a touch of modernity to the brand’s classic looks.
Terrence W. Dwyer, leader of Orange Country’s largest cultural institution, has abruptly left his position. A terse email on Friday afternoon was the only public announcement that Dwyer was no longer president of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa. No explanation was given for Dwyer’s sudden departure.
Romantic lace and plenty of blooming red and pink roses took over the Blumarine catwalk at Milan Fashion Week on Friday, where Italian designer Anna Molinari said she wanted to inject some “love for beauty” into women’s wardrobes.
Veteran designer Giorgio Armani went freestyle for his second Emporio Armani line at Milan Fashion Week on Thursday, presenting a line he said provided “a repertoire of possibilities” for women’s winter wardrobes.
Italian luxury label Prada added a touch of romance to Milan Fashion Week on Thursday with a winter collection looking at both sides of a love story.
Fendi said farewell to Karl Lagerfeld on Thursday, presenting the last line the veteran fashion designer created for the Italian luxury label before his death.
Masks of all shades, shapes and sizes took over the Gucci catwalk on Wednesday as the Italian luxury label kicked off Milan’s leg of the Autumn/Winter runway season with an eclectic show rich in patterns, colors and headpieces.
One of the pivotal poems, in “After the Tour,” the debut full-length collection from San Diego’s Jennifer Minniti-Shippey, is titled “America.” The final stanza goes like this:
Karl Lagerfeld enjoyed the stature of a god among mortals in the world of fashion, where he stayed on top for well over half of a century and up to his death, at an age almost nobody apart from himself knew with to-the-day precision.
Burberry Group Plc creative head Riccardo Tisci went back to his fashion-student days in 1990s London for his second catwalk show for the luxury label on Sunday
The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission announced the names of twelve students that placed in the Oklahoma 2019 International Aviation Art Contest.
The past year has been a time of big leadership changes for Orange County’s performing arts institutions. South Coast Repertory, the Philharmonic Society, the Pacific Chorale and Soka University’s Performing Arts Center have new bosses with impressive resumes. It goes without saying that all of them harbor ambitious plans for their groups.
Model, presenter-turned-designer Alexa Chung went back in time for her second catwalk show in London on Saturday, showing a collection inspired by the idea of a group of women escaping to California’s Big Sur in the 1980s to go “off the grid”.
Outfits inspired by the first female astronaut’s trip into space and “an ode to England” kicked off London Fashion Week on Friday as the British capital began its leg of the month-long catwalk calendar.
I am often confronted by two colliding worlds: Santa Ana, my hometown and Mexico, my parents’ motherland. Born to Mexican parents from Michoacán and navigating life as a first-generation child, I live on both sides of the border.
“I don’t wanna build this thing and then charge fancy rents,” Robert Leather, co-founder of Space 4 Art, said Thursday at a community forum.
Exhibition continues to be incredibly popular with more than 55,000 visitors since November 2018
What do “Full House” and “Saved by the Bell” have to do with handmade toys? A lot, for San Diego-born artist Rizzhel Javier. Since developing her People and Places project at the New Children’s Museum last year, Javier has been inviting families to talk about identity, race and origins. That invitation is something she didn’t have
British artist Tracey Emin is unleashing an “emotional timebomb” at her latest exhibition, homing in on what is important to her as she faces what she calls the third stage of her life.
For two weeks each year, Las Vegas joins the likes of New York City and Paris as one of the world’s greatest fashion hubs.
Kadie Salfi is an artist with a solo exhibition at A.I.R Gallery opening February 8th about gun violence against women in the United States. Images of some of that work are below. City Limits asked her to provide an artist’s statement.
MGM Resorts Art & Culture Unveils Vendarta 100: Six Elements and the Seasons by Esteemed Japanese Artist Kisho Mwkaiyama
Commissioned Artwork Now on Public Display at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
The Smithsonian, the Getty Center, the National Gallery in London – whether it be public funding or endowments, free museum admission means unbridled attendance and (perhaps!) global attention.
Minerva Alvarez learned to cut fabric as a middle schooler in her native Cuernavaca, Mexico. She began making simple dresses in class and soon elevated to creating elaborate quinceañera designs.
At 130 years old, one of Vincent van Gogh’s famous paintings of sunflowers in a vase has become too delicate to keep touring the world and will have to stay at home in Amsterdam.
French designer Jean Paul Gaultier evoked a sea journey to Japan at his latest Haute Couture fashion show on Wednesday
Colorful animals have popped up in Paris as part of a new exhibition by Portuguese street artist Bordalo II
Italian fashion label Valentino created a dreamlike ode to spring on the catwalk in Paris on Wednesday, as models appeared to float down the runway in a series of vaporous dresses adorned with shimmering flowers, oversized ruffles and feathers galore.