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Fall art fair coincides with cleanup of Edgewood Cemetery – The Mercury

POTTSTOWN – When friends at the previously abandoned historic Edgewood Cemetery planned to combine a yard cleanup with fundraising for an art fair, they weren’t sure if the creative touch would appeal to vendors or attendees. However, it was such a success that the group planned another event for Saturday, October 23, with the clean-up […]

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Opening of the annual exhibition of the arts league at the CDPL

Journal review The Mary Bishop Memorial Gallery at the Crawfordsville District Public Library announced the Montgomery County Arts League’s annual exhibit and the league’s ninth annual Arts Walk. The exhibition will run from Friday to November 7 with the Art Walk running from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. The exhibition will include works […]

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Milwaukee Hosts Candlelight Vigil with Art Exhibit in Honor of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

A special candlelight vigil was held at Milwaukee City Hall to honor the life and service of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on September 27. Members of the public, activists and civic leaders paid inspiring tributes to Justice Ginsberg’s contributions and legacy. Attendance at the event represented a diverse gathering of fields touched by […]

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Emanuel Martínez brought muralism to Denver. Now gentrification threatens its art

Fresco in the recreation center painted by Emanuel Martínez in 1970. Photo courtesy of the Chicano Murals of Colorado project Culture The artist’s iconic murals celebrating Chicano history and culture have made Mile High City a mecca for public art. By Philippe Clapham September 27, 2021 Public art has become a contested space visual battlefield […]

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Twin Cities art journalism icon Pamela Espeland has passed away – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Influential Twin Cities art journalist Pamela Espeland died on Sunday, according to social media posts from her colleagues. According to the Twin Cities Arts Reader, Espeland graduated from Carleton College before working for Free Spirit Publishing, where she wrote, co-authored and edited more than 200 books during her tenure. READ MORE: ‘It’s […]