This Visual Art news page includes news headlines, summaries, and article citations about visual arts from diverse, English-language news sources around the world.
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- The 'timely' mural to look out for when EastEnders returns
The mural by Nottingham-born visual artist Dreph will be a permanent backdrop to soap storylines.
BBC News. Monday, 29 Jun 2020.
- Five artists announced as winners of $75,000 Herb Alpert Awards
Artists in film, dance, music, theater and visual arts
were announced on Friday as recipients of the 26th annual Herb Alpert Awards, given each year by the Grammy-winning trumpeter's foundation.
Reuters. Friday, 22 May 2020.
- Cats' VFX staff had to work 90-hour weeks and sleep at their desks to finish movie, source says
A visual artist who worked on the musical movie Cats has described working on the post-production of the film under Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper as akin to being 'almost slavery'.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 8 Apr 2020.
- #5WomenArtists Campaign Tackles Gender Inequity for the Fifth Year in a Row
Though women make up nearly half of visual artists in the United States, they represent just 13 percent of artists in museum collections
Smithsonian. Monday, 9 Mar 2020.
- What It's Like to Be a 30-Year Overnight Success
Visual artist and entrepreneur Mikael Brandrup talks about how it took him decades to discover how he wanted to earn his living.
Entrepreneur. Tuesday, 3 Mar 2020.
- Syd Mead, sci-fi visual artist known for Blade Runner and Tron, dies at 86 - CNET
The legendary Mead once called science fiction "reality ahead of schedule."
CNET. Tuesday, 31 Dec 2019.
- Viewing Iran and Its Complexities Through the Eyes of Visual Artists
Compelling works from six female photographers tell stories of revolution, displacement and longing for home
Smithsonian. Thursday, 26 Sep 2019.
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