This Artist news page includes headlines, summaries, and article citations about artist and art studio news from diverse, English-language news sources around the world.
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- Two New York-area pickup artists are arrested for participating in Capitol riots
Samuel Fisher, 35, from New York City and Patrick Steadman, 32, from New Jersey, were arrested this week over the January 6 riots. Both men ran websites promoting pickup advice.
Daily Mail. Saturday, 23 Jan 2021.
- City of Lewisville Looking for Artists for Public Art Project Celebrating Chin Community
The City of Lewisville is seeking an artist
or group of artists to create a public art piece to tell the story of the Chin community and celebrate their culture.
NBC. Friday, Jan 22 2021.
- Alphonse Mucha's Masterpiece Slav Epic Explained
With news that a probable home has been found for the Slav Epic, a series of masterworks by the Czech artist
Alphonse Mucha, we take a look at what the paintings represent.
Radio Liberty. Friday, 22 Jan 2021.
- Meet the Los Angeles artist known as the LA Hope Dealer
During a time of unprecedented need, artist
Corie Mattie, AKA the LA Hope Dealer, worked on a project that helped bring relief to struggling families.
ABC News. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Gagosian Names a New Director and Curator
Antwaun Sargent, a critic and author, plans to work with artists who are thinking about contemporary issues around identity, desire and representation.
New York Times. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Indie Artists Are Embracing New Platforms As Music Leads Media Consumption
By the end of 2020, the report illustrates that on-demand audio consumption increased 17% to a record 872.6 billion streams.
Forbes. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- As America Sets Out To Build Back Better, An Important New Book Shows Why Technology Must Be Coupled With Art
In "Making Art Work", the historian W. Patrick McCray shows how Cold War collaborations between artists and engineers influenced both domains, and what can be learned by artists and Silicon Valley today.
Forbes. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Who's in charge: Career staffers move to acting Cabinet head
Like 8,000 flying trapeze artists passing in midair, the Biden and Trump administrations swapped out senior leadership of the federal government on the fly as Joe Biden was inaugurated as the nation's 46th president. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Yellow: K-pop artist Lim Kim bites back against stereotypes
Lim Kim says her music challenges prejudices about Asian women and attacks Orientalism.
BBC News. Thursday, 21 Jan 2021.
- Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman on race, injustice and protest
As the nation struggles with its racial inequities and injustices, American artists are doing the same -- the U.S.'s inaugural Youth Poet Laureate is one of them. ...
CBS News. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- How Seven Women Artists Are Celebrating Kamala Harris' Historic Inauguration
The group's upcoming short film, titled "When We Gather," honors the achievements of women who preceded the vice president
Smithsonian. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- Master woodcrafter and sculptor Tim Stead's home is saved for the nation after 11th-hour campaign
The Steading in Blainslie, Scottish Borders, was due to go on the open market, but the Tim Stead Trust has revealed the target has now been hit to buy the house from the late artist's wife, Maggy.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- The cartoonists making mental health their muse
Meet the artists shaping graphic medicine - a genre of comics focused on the experience of living with mental illness.
BBC News. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- Celebrating King the Activist (Not Just the Dreamer) in Art
A digital tribute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. joins seven Brooklyn-based artists, and BAM.
New York Times. Saturday, 16 Jan 2021.
- In the paint: Introducing the artist known as Willie Cauley-Stein
The former No. 6 pick is not only a key player on a young, rising Mavericks squad, he's also a lifelong art lover. In an ESPN exclusive, he shares his latest paintings and how his life, both on the court and off, has inspired them.
ESPN. Friday, 15 Jan 2021.
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