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How Can You Make Art for ‘Trying Times’? For the Longtime Artist Couple Carrie Moyer and Sheila Pepe, It’s All About Teamwork

How Can You Make Art for ‘Trying Times’? For the Longtime Artist Couple Carrie Moyer and Sheila Pepe, It’s All About Teamwork

Carrie Moyer and Sheila Pepe, partners in life and—occasionally—art, met in 1995 at the Skowhegan residency in Maine. Now, a quarter of a century later, the two have returned to the northeastern state for their first institutional collaboration. Occupying the middle gallery at the Portland Museum of Art (PMA), their ...

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Amsterdam showing for Perth’s prized piece

Amsterdam showing for Perth’s prized piece

One of Perth Museum and Art Gallery’s most prized paintings is on show in the national museum of the Netherlands, Amsterdam’s famous Rijksmuseum. ‘Christ Displaying His Wounds’ by the Italian master painter Giacomo Galli is usually seen in pride of place in the main hall of Perth Museum. For many ...

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Riverside painter inspired by trips to Africa – Press

Riverside painter inspired by trips to Africa - Press

At this stage in her life, recent retiree Estelle Shay said she is surprised to find such satisfaction out of exploring her artistic instincts as a painter. “In the past, I’ve always been afraid to try and fail, and that has kept me from drawing or painting on a more ...

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The 10 best things to do in Prague this week: January 13–19, 2020 – Prague, Czech Republic

The 10 best things to do in Prague this week: January 13–19, 2020 - Prague, Czech Republic

Bingo on the metroJanuary 13, Václavské Náměstí Meet “under the horse” for an experience that might just outstrip the “no-pants” metro ride (no pun intended); bingo aboard Prague’s public transport. It begins at 6pm. Advertise with Expats.cz Iranian Film FestivalJanuary 15–19, Multiple venues The ninth Írán:ci Film Festival, showcasing films ...

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The In-Your-Face Paintings of Peter Saul

The In-Your-Face Paintings of Peter Saul

Surprisingly, the timeliest as well as the rudest painting show of this winter, opening at the New Museum, happens to be the first New York museum survey ever of the American aesthetic rapscallion Peter Saul. The earliest of the works date from the early sixties, when Saul, who’s from San ...

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How to visit Galleria Borghese in Rome

How to visit Galleria Borghese in Rome

Originating from the 17th century, Cardinal Scipione Borghese, nephew of Pope Paul V, began collecting the art of the ancient world, a collection that is known today as the Borghese Collection housed in the Borghese Gallery. Established in 1903, the museum now accommodates an extensive collection of ancient mosaics, basreliefs and ...

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