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To spread awareness about frogs, Australian Arts organization have joined with the 'Save the frogs' team which was founded by Ecologist Dr. Kerry Kriger in May 2008. Did you know that the international frog's day falls on April 30th? Save the frogs w
The latest Godzilla movie is known as the "Godzilla Resurgence" in English and in Japanese it's known as Shin Godzilla. The movie is directed by Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi. It's produced and distributed by Toho pictures. Since this is the first ever Japanese Godzilla movie in the last 12 years, the rare art pieces which were used for the movie is on display at the Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art in Sapporo’s Chuo in Japan. The art exhibition is known as 'Godzilla at the Museum: Vision, Art & Design in Japanese Sci-Fi 1954-2016'. More than 700 pieces...
Dubai welcomes 3D Artists which is all set to happen in March 2017. December 15th 2016 is the last date for submission. The award, which carries a total prize money of $650,000 was launched at the second Dubai Canvas Festival last March. The final prize-winner will be awarded $300,000 prize money. This is the first time an award of excellence is given for 3D art category. The theme for the 3D Art award is 'Happiness', so artists from all over the world are invited to take part and win laurels. A jury comprised of renowned international and local artists will...
Art Exhibition venue : Manipal Art School, Udupi, Karnataka, India Date: From Oct 3- Oct 7th, students of the Manipal Art School will be exhibiting their paintings at the Vibhuti Art Gallery which is located near the city bus stand. This painting exhibition was organised by Manipal school of art partnered with Chitrakala Mandira. It's open to the public from 10 a.m till 6 p.m till Friday October 7th, 2016. More than 45 paintings created with different techniques will be displayed. The exhibition was inagugrated by K.P Rao on October 3rd, who is a...
Have you seen Trolleybuses? These were the earliest means of transport and these buses have been in existence from 1882. Currently there are less than 300 trolley buses in existence. These vintage trolley buses have been given a makeover by the artist, Liudas Parulskis . Vilnius which is the capital Lithuania, has a fleet of buses and to celebrate the 4th Vilinus Street Art Festival, the cities buses have been made to look like part of the street which gives an amazing camouflage effect. You can also find a wolf crossing the road, which is considered as a spirit...
Alexandria in USA is considered as a community which has deep roots in creative culture and King Street Art festival is an annual celebration, where the neighborhood is also decked up with vibrant street art pictures. The Walls between King street, Washington and Union street is all geared up to accommodate artwork of more than 250 artists from around the world. You can expect atleast six blocks with vibrant street art. Since it's a two day event, visitors can also visit the beautiful artistic Alexandria, by staying at some hotels in King street to totally...
Hyderabad (Indian city) is all set to host the Street art festival, where artists from all around the world can come and exhibit their creativity. This is the first time in Indian history, such a large scale Street art festival is being conducted. “From November 1 to 12th, 2016, St-artindia, art@telangana, and Kalakriti Art Gallery are collaborating to host a street art festival where artists from across the world and the State will choose and execute their work at select locations,” said B.V. Papa Rao, trustee of art@telangana. St-artindia is...
India Art Festival is conducting it's 6th edition at Nehru Center, Mumbai, India from 06 to 09 October 2016. It is a 4 day art festival, where in the art collectors and artists will be able to interact and communicate directly. This opens a new set of doors for creations and innovations. IAF will be visited by leading art industry experts. IAF brings forth the importance of contemporary, modern and fine art in the new generation. Significance of this festival is to bring forth talented artists from the arts and crafts industry. This is the only art festival in...
Prairie Village Annual Art Competition Winners Announced
The Prairie Village Arts Council has announced the 2020 State of the Arts winners. For the last 13 years, State of the Arts has served as the council’s premiere art show of the year. But this year, the coronavirus pandemic brought on some challenges to navigate. Grace Roberts won best in show for her coloured pencil piece entitled ‘The Secret Garden’, while the People’s choice award went to Roland Escalona’s coloured pencil, pen and link drawing entitles, ‘Close Quarters’. Overall, there were 450 submissions from local,...
Digital Art: 2017 Hyundai Digital Art Competition is open to all students and professionals from Philippines. Students and professionals aged 18+ can enroll themselves and inning amazing cash prizes. The theme for the Digital Art Competition is " Vision of Future Self". The shortlisted winners will each receive a certificate, host of PR opportunities which can be in the form of online features or exhibits and workshop. There are two categories in the preliminaries: + Student Category for currently enrolled students in a duly recognized academic institution +...
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Yayoi Kusama is one of the world famous Japenese artist. Her art installations with specific set of patterns is one of the favorites in the art industry. She is 65 years old and for the past 35 years she has been setting up beautiful art installations. Her infinity mirror art installation a collection of her past 35 years work will be set up in Germany for public view. The art installation exhibition will start on September 4 2020 and end on January 17, 2021. Timings Wed - Mon : 10:00 - 19:00hrs Tues is closed. Price Until March 26(Early bird offers): regular $...
BP Portrait Award is an prestigious annual portraiture competition held at the National Portrait Gallery in London, England. The Daily Mail has called it "the portraiture Oscars" due to its reputation in contemporary art. The competition aims at the promotion of portraiture art among the artist and to help them bring out their talents to international focus. The BP Portrait Award 2018 exhibition will run at the National Portrait Gallery from 14 June to 23 September 2018. This contest has become an unmissable highlight of the annual art calendar as it enters...
The Palm Beach Modern and Contemporary Art Fair curates and offers best works of 20th and 21st centuries which happens to be the longest running fair dedicated to contemporary, emerging and modern master pieces. The premier event happens in the wide setting of 65,000 square foot pavilion centrally located between city place and the luxurious Hilton West Palm Beach. The fair will have works from more than 50 top international galleries from which visitors has a wide range of choice to acquire best of blue chip contemporary, post war works. The participating...
The 2017 figurative/portrait art competition is open to all the 2D and 3D artists regardless of educational and experience in the art field. This competition will be judged within three categories; Paintings, Photography & Digital Art and Mixed Media & 3D Work.Awards will be given for the top 5 to 8 works selected, (this will depend on the number of submissions in each category). In addition to the winning images, depending on the amount and the quality of the entries received, Honorable Recognition awards will also be presented. Important Dates : Art...
Installation art: The Lumen Prize celebrates the work of artists and it's in the 6th Year. The 2017 Lumen Prize Awards have been presented to some of the most creative artists from around the world. 2017 Lumen Gold Prize was presented to Thijs Biersteker for his interactive plastic reflectic installation. According to Thijs Biersteker ,"Plastic Reflectic is an interactive mirrored Installation Art that brings the ‘plastic soup’ in our oceans alive. Provoking a new perspective on a pressing issue, the work addresses the heavy pollution of our waters...
Art: 1st Nature Art Competition is being hosted by the Contemporary Art Room Gallery and it's currently accepting entries for art in mixed media. Painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, digital, prints, fiber art, collage or installation art can be presented with the theme 'Nature'. Video art and sound art are not acceptable. Artists aged 18+ worldwide can participate in this contest and gain international exposure. There is a $15 entry fee and it's non-refundable. There is no maximum limit for number of entries, the more you send, better are your chances of...