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2014-04-16 12:25:57

American Composer To Be Commemorated with 11 CD Soundtrack Collection NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony/Legacy Recordings will celebrate American composer Henry Mancini (April 16, 1924 - June 14, 1994) with a variety of collectible commemorative titles to be released throughout 2014. The new official Henry Mancini website (www.HenryMancini.com) will launch on April 16, 2014, the composer's 90th birthday. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060130/LEGACYLOGO The...

2014-04-14 16:24:45

10th Annual Award Luncheon April 23, 2014, New York Athletic Club NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Appraisers Association of America is pleased to announce that Peter Schjeldahl, Art Critic for the New Yorker will be receiving the 2014 Appraisers Association Award for Excellence in the Arts. The award will be presented at their 10(th) Annual Award Luncheon on April 23, 2014 at the New York Athletic Club in New York City. Peter Schjeldahl has been a writer...

2014-04-11 12:22:51

More than $3,000 in QuiltWeek Awards Available GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Experience Grand Rapids has announced the inaugural 2014 Young Textile Art Challenge. The contest, hosted in conjunction with the American Quilter's Society (AQS) 2014 Grand Rapids QuiltWeek®, is open to artists ages 18-30. With more than $3,000 in prize money available, organizers hope the competition will encourage younger textile artists to enter the competition and attend the show....

2014-04-10 08:27:15

Knight Foundation invests $250,000 to help filmmakers, journalists and media makers explore fresh digital territory NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Documentary, Inc. (AmDoc) today announced a plan to further expand its nonfiction series, POV, beyond television into the digital space with new innovations in storytelling. With $250,000 from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, POV will increase its digital co-productions, hire a technology fellow and...

2014-04-08 12:26:33

NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global provider of commercial digital imagery, today announced that it has sold over 400 million image licenses since its founding in 2003. This milestone highlights the company's increasing role in powering business communications worldwide. Today, nearly 1 million active customers license and download high-quality photos, vectors and illustrations at a rate of more than 3 image licenses per second....

2014-04-04 23:34:02

Living Wall to Grow over 1500 Herbs and Vegetables for Restaurants Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Grand Rapids entertainment venue B.O.B. is planning a huge wall-to-table food initiative. Remember the Top 25 “Back to Eden” 2013 ArtPrize entry? The 1400 square foot living wall, or rather LiveWall®, is currently filled with hardy perennials, and, despite one of the harshest winters in local memory, all of the plants have survived. But, come May, only half of them will...

2014-04-02 23:29:46

Bodyweight Overload created by Todd Kuslikis is a new program that provides people with a lot of workouts, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to build lean muscle mass. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Bodyweight Overload was created by Todd Kuslikis, who had many years of experience in the health and fitness industry. The program introduces to people with workouts, techniques, tips, and...

2014-04-02 23:27:52

Eighteen students receive diplomas in graduation ceremony. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Diplomas were awarded to students of The Blackbird Academy on Saturday, March 29th at Blackbird Studio in Nashville, TN. The ceremony was heavily attended by friends and family of the students who traveled to Nashville from all over North America. Co-Director of Education, Mark Rubel, gave an encouraging speech to the students while the official commencement speech came from Institutional...

2014-04-02 23:01:40

Casting Frontier now permits members of the Talent Managers Association to submit their talent to casting opportunities via the online portal. Until now, only agents have been permitted to log in and submit to casting opportunities. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Casting Frontier is happy to welcome Talent Managers Association (TMA) members to submit to projects available on the Casting Frontier website. Managers requesting a profile on Casting Frontier will be required to follow...

2014-03-31 20:22:16

"Aladdin" Cast Records In New York City Today NEW YORK, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The cast of the new Broadway smash, Disney's Aladdin is currently in the studio laying down tracks for the Original Cast Recording of the show, to be released by Walt Disney Records digitally on Tuesday, May 27th. The physical album is set for release on Tuesday, June 17th and will also be available for purchase in-theater. The Aladdin Original Broadway Cast Recording will be produced by Alan...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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