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2012-02-03 13:00:00

In 2011, the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation invited 65 arts organizations across the country to apply for the inaugural grant cycle. After a competitive application process, nine grants, totaling $800,000 were awarded to a diverse group of innovative projects. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 03, 2012 The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of its new Artistic Innovation and Collaboration grant program (AIC) to advance the values promoted by artist and activist...

2012-01-01 01:30:00

Art/Trek NYC travels to the far reaches of New York city art neighborhoods in a quest to showcase new and emerging artists in the latest series premiering on NYC Life (Channel 25). Art/Trek NYC has been sponsored by WelcometoCOMPANY.com and premieres January 9, 2012 at 9 p.m. on NYC Media Channel 25. One of the spotlighted artists will be chosen by the public through random interviews to win their first solo exhibitionon the series' final episode. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 31, 2011...

2011-08-03 09:09:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This fall, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design will present 30 Americans, a wide-ranging survey of works by many of the most important African-American contemporary artists of the last three decades. By bringing seminal artistic figures together with younger and emerging artists, the exhibition explores artistic influence across generations and sheds light on issues of racial, sexual and historical identity. Often provocative...

2011-07-25 00:00:27

No one can imitate or even emulate Frida and Diego, but Marosi has blended the masterworks of both in a magical interpretation. Interpretations which evoke the tortured and tragic life of Frida Kahlo, and the immortal paintings of Diego Rivera which bring back to life the ancient civilization of the Aztecs. The resulting compositions are unique to Marosi and fuse Frida's and Diego's vision into totally hypnotic concoctions. Los Altos, CA (PRWEB) July 24, 2011 Frida Kahlo's life was...


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