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Egyptian artists explore Sinai through art, photography and storytelling

Egyptian artists explore Sinai through art, photography and storytelling Participants visited an abandoned hotel near La Commune for interesting photo opportunities. This photo was taken by Fagr Ahmed, who asked the other participants to put the flash below to get this large shadow. Photo credit: Mariam Shaath “We wanted people to experience Sinai in a […]

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book “Small Town Big Art” celebrates 100 Carpinteria artists | Culture & Leisure

Carpinteria’s vibrant artist community is both the subject and beneficiary of an amazing new book titled “Small Town Big Art: 100 Artists of Carpinteria”. Presale orders are now underway for the book, which is slated for release this fall. David Powdrell, former president of the Lynda Fairly Carpinteria Arts Center, conceived the book as an […]

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Art book series explores what it’s like to be an Arab artist

“Riyadh has a thriving arts and culture scene and we are committed to fostering the growth of Saudi Arabia’s creative community. ” Reem alsultan Managing Director of the Misk Art Institute The Riyadh exhibition featuring Al Suleiman and Henein is the latest of many exhibitions highlighting Arab artists. It invites readers of the books to […]

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ARTIKA makes us happy with Frida Kahlo’s definitive “art book” that transcends luxury to transform any space into an intimate and extravagant gallery exhibition

The dreams of Frida Kahlo ARTIKA All the senses are awakened, indulging in the scents of wood and lush printed pages, the tactile fan, visual stimulation and revelations of the private life of the world’s most famous female artist. Frida’s dreams (Los Sueños de Frida) transcends luxury art books, showcasing the painstakingly crafted drawings and […]

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Hormazd Narielwalla, Diamond Dolls David Bowie Art Book Giveaway

As a young gay man growing up in 1980s India, Hormazd Narielwalla had little stimuli from Western culture. “It would infiltrate very gently, drop by drop,” he explains. And then came MTV, the popular culture channel that gave India a jaw-dropping glimpse of what it was missing when it launched in the 1990s. A pop […]

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Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji: New Deluxe Art Book Features Hokusai’s Masterpiece, Including ‘The Great Wave Off Kanagawa’

Like most Japanese masters of ukiyo e woodblock art, Katsushika Hokusai is best known as a mononym. But he is still best known for his work – and one work in particular, The Great Wave off Kanagawa. Even those who have never heard the name Hokusai have seen this engraving, startling in its somewhat calm […]

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Innovative books: opening of the 6th abC art book fair in Beijing

03:51 The 6th abC Art Book Fair takes place at the Today Art Museum in Beijing. This year’s fair brings together a diverse group of writers, publishers and artists from home and abroad, showcasing an innovative variety of publications. The theme of the three-day fair is centered on the “Common Street”, which explores landscapes and […]