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2013-03-21 08:27:24

New Jackson Hole exhibitions explore wildlife through art JACKSON HOLE, Wyo., March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- From photography and painting to sculpture and pottery, the National Museum of Wildlife Art's new summer 2013 exhibitions in Jackson Hole, Wyo., will explore humanity's relationship with wildlife through a variety of mediums: (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130321/PH81059-a )(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130321/PH81059-b ) Amazing Animals: John...

2013-03-20 08:24:42

Top Hollywood graphic design firm the Illusion Factory is creating the new look and feel of Players Network's "Vegas On Demand" multi-platform lifestyle Channel. LAS VEGAS, March 20,( )2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Players Network (PNTV.BB), a New Media and Entertainment Company focused on building Digital Lifestyle Networks, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with the Illusion Factory to develop both the User Interface and User Experience for the company's next-generation,...

2013-03-06 12:28:44

Knetik Media will continue to provide superior over-the-top media delivery solutions ORLANDO, Fla., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PHXX, a platform development company with expertise in over-the-top video, new media and gaming, is excited to announce its new corporate name, Knetik Media. The rebrand was sparked by the reoccurring concept of "media in motion," which more accurately represents the rapid technological change involved in the delivery of media and the consumption of...

2013-03-05 20:20:17

SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As curator of the "American Focus" section at The Armory Show this month, Eric Shiner has been handed the nearly impossible task of capturing contemporary American art in a few thousand square feet. Just as calm and cheerful and insightful as he was when we interviewed him in December about his role as director of The Andy Warhol Museum, Eric kindly walked us through the four months leading up to his selection of the 30 artists and 17...

2013-02-28 04:21:28

HOUSTON, Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hunting PLC announced today that 109 artists have been selected to move on to the final round of judging in the 2013 Hunting Art Prize. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120430/DA96917LOGO-b) These artists will now enter the second phase of a two-tiered jury process for the $50,000 prize, historically the most generous annual award in North America for painting and drawing. The panel of jurors that narrowed the submissions to the final...

2013-02-27 12:25:03

CHADDS FORD, Pa., Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brandywine River Museum will present the first in a series of exhibitions focusing on a major work of art. Andrew Wyeth's "Ides of March:" The Making of a Masterpiece presents this rarely-seen tempera painting from 1974 along with more than 30 studies that were instrumental in its development. Displayed together for the first time, these works provide remarkable insight into Wyeth's creative approach and evocative imagery. The...

2013-02-21 00:21:15

Kehinde Wiley: Memling debuts February 20, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona PHOENIX, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Phoenix Art Museum presents the world premier of a new series of paintings by acclaimed artist Kehinde Wiley (American, b. 1977). The exhibition, Kehinde Wiley: Memling, features eight never-before-exhibited paintings by Wiley, all portraits based on works by 15th-century Flemish master, Hans Memling. The new works are a significant departure from the large-scale,...

2013-02-11 12:23:10

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Art.com, the world's favorite place to discover and buy art, today unveiled a new, fine art print collection of rarely seen images by Jean-Michel Basquiat. The late Basquiat was the first African-American artist to break the white male stronghold on Conceptual art in the 1980s with his controversial drawings and paintings, including "Untitled, 1984" and "Untitled, 1981." Now, Art.com is offering consumers the chance to own these graphic and...

2013-02-01 23:01:29

Experience a Local Art Walk in the Historic Downtown District of Wake Forest, NC. The Art Gallery inside The Cotton Company on South White Street is hosting local artist Michael Morrison with a delightful exhibit of abstract creations and landscape paintings. Wake Forest, NC (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 Experience a Local Art Walk in the Historic Downtown District of Wake Forest, NC. Each second Friday this small town block comes alive with artists, music and delicious food. On Friday...

2013-01-31 08:29:12

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Art studio, gallery and social club, FACTORY WEST, will be opening in West Hollywood at 7811 Santa Monica Blvd. The revolutionary new venue redefines the notion of creative space, reviving the spirit of pop art icon Andy Warhol's legendary New York City studio, the Factory. By day, the space will function as both a live studio and gallery for renowned contemporary street/pop artist and co-founder Louis Carreon; by night, FACTORY WEST will...