Art crafts

“The Craftsmen of Egypt”: Safeguarding Indigenous Crafts – Folk Arts – Heritage

In the premises of the Fustat Traditional Handicraft Center in the heart of Old Cairo, the sound of hammers pounding copper fills the air. It’s the sound of skillful young hands working copper, among other alloys, as they strive to master several authentic Egyptian crafts. Craftsmen holding the hammers participate in The Artisans of Egypt […]

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“The Craftsmen of Egypt”: Safeguarding Indigenous Crafts – Folk Arts – Heritage

In the premises of the Fustat Traditional Handicraft Center in the heart of Old Cairo, the sound of hammers pounding copper fills the air. It’s the sound of skillful young hands working copper among other alloys as they strive to master several authentic Egyptian crafts. Craftsmen holding the hammers participate in The Artisans of Egypt […]

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Printed Matter virtual art book fair goes virtual at MoMA PS1

Karl Wirsum’s “The Gift Horse’s Mouth” (2021), which was produced for the fair. New Alliance of Art Dealers For New York-based art dwellers, the annual Printed Matter Art Book Fair at MoMA PS1 is something of a hybrid smörgÃ¥sbord: you can shop for new literary stimuli, gossip with friends and merchandise from small publishers hyper […]

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Nobel laureate Olga Tokarczuk’s art book hits bookstores

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Nobel laureate Olga Tokarczuk’s latest book to be translated into English is a departure for the famed Polish author. ‘The Lost Soul’, out this week in the US, is the poetic story of a man who loses his soul in the daily rush and can only find it again in a […]

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Nobel laureate Olga Tokarczuk’s art book hits bookstores

WARSAW, Poland — Nobel laureate Olga Tokarczuk’s latest book to be translated into English is a departure for the celebrated Polish author. ‘The Lost Soul’, out this week in the US, is the poetic story of a man who loses his soul in the daily rush and can only find it again in a very […]

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London family home unites art, crafts and bespoke design

The family-owned London home combines art, craftsmanship and bespoke design details A London family home by interior designer Shalini Misra blends art, craftsmanship and bespoke design details into a cozy yet colorful interior full of surprises This Victorian house located just off the busy King’s Road has been given a makeover by interior designer Shalini […]

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The print material art book fair is back, without the long lines

Each year, artists, writers, curators and nerdy teenagers gather at MoMA PS1 for what has become a New York art world tradition: Printed’s annual New York Art Book Fair. Matter. Like an espresso for body and soul, the three-day event typically features hundreds of exhibitors from around the world – including small presses, individual artists […]

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2021 Printed Matter Virtual Art Book Fair Celebrates Artist Books and Art Publishing

From February 25 to 28, 2021, Printed Matter will host its first Virtual Art Book Fair (PMVABF), which will kick off with a festive opening event on Wednesday, February 24 at 4 p.m. EST. The opening, which is free with registration, will include musical performances, interactive activities, a new variety show from the Bob Baker […]

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Fine art photography: is it a “print” or a “photograph”?

Photography West Gallery director Julia Christopher explains the distinction she makes. Gallery owner Julia Christopher makes an important distinction between “prints” and “photographs”. “Word to print is used in the fine art community to describe copies, reproductions, giclées or other pigment-based printing processes, ”says Christopher, director of West Gallery Photography in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. “Light, chemistry, […]

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“ODOP program revives the dying art, crafts of Uttar Pradesh”

Navneet Sehgal, the man behind the successful implementation of the program, spoke to this newspaper. New Delhi: The “One District One Product (ODOP)” program launched by the government of Uttar Pradesh three years ago has led to the revival of local arts and craftsmen who were facing an existential crisis.The Sunday Guardian spoke to Navneet […]

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A captivating new book of fine art photography takes you on an inspiring journey.

Breathtaking photographs reveal the healing and inspiring power of nature with images of Hawaii and California, created by photographers at Latitudes Galleries in Ventura, CA and Kauai. (Editorial from The Magazine Plus): – Ventura, Calif., February 11, 2021 (Issuewire.com) – Ventura’s Latitudes Gallery is delighted to release its third book, “Inspirations”, this month. The hardcover […]

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Life Meets Art Book Provides Insight into the Interiors of Leading Designer Homes

Norman Foster’s large dining room and Faye Toogood’s tactile living space are among the interiors revealed in author Sam Lubell’s new book, Life Meets Art. Life meets art was organized by Lubell to “reveal a new side” to over 200 of the world’s most beloved designers by offering a glimpse of their private spaces. Houses […]