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    How to Be Brilliant Every Day

    It’s stressful out there for creatives – increasingly, it has become commonplace for an employer to expect the trifecta of experience, talent and utter brilliance from designers and artists – not to mention a healthy respect for deadlines. That’s a lot of pressure! Some days are just plain harder than others to do the work. For most creatives out there, ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Google Launches Art Project for Museums Worldwide

    Google Launches Art Project for Museums Worldwide
    Not every art lover has the capital to travel around the globe and take in the top museums. Luckily, Google has used its "Big Brother" powers for good with the Google Art Project, which is like Google Street View for museums. Today, on Google's blog, Amit Sood announced the launch of the Art Project, which features 17 art museums, including The ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +1
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    February 2011 ArtBistro Gallery

    It's hard to think of February without thinking of Valentine's Day (it's on the 14th, in case you forgot). As such, we wanted to make this month's gallery a celebration of all the kinds of love--not just romantic love, but motherly love and love for friends too. We didn't have to struggle at all to find works of art from ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Illustrations of Savage Sea Creatures

    Welcome to the serpent-filled seas, where the likes of Moby Dick would not stand a chance. Hold onto the mainsail and get ready to jump ship with these sea-loving monsters by illustrator Steven Warrick. "The Octopus" See More→ Tweet [page] "The Sea Serpent" See More→ [page] "The Shark" See More→ [page] "The Sea Shrew" See More→ [page] "Silk Worm and ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +6
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    "Face" Up to the Challenge

    "Face" Up to the Challenge
    If Freddy Krueger took over "Project Runway," it might look something like "Face Off." In Syfy's new series, 12 film and TV special effects artists compete to create the most bizarre looks. "Face Off" hews so much to the "Runway" formula, it practically falls over and busts a lip, but at least the pacing is fast. The dozen contestants are introduced ...
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    Bank of America Launches 14th Season of Museums on Us®

    Bank of America Launches 14th Season of Museums on Us®
    Bank of America today announced the 14th season of its national Museums on Us program which will now include 150 of the nation's finest arts, cultural and educational institutions. Designed to increase access to the arts across the nation, the program offers Bank of America and Merrill Lynch debit and/or credit cardholders the opportunity to visit these popular cultural landmarks, free ...
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    "Who Took This Iconic Photograph?" Quiz Answers

    "Who Took This Iconic Photograph?" Quiz Answers
    ArtBistro created the Who Took This Iconic Photograph? quiz to test how much you know about famous photographs. Don't cheat! If you want to see the photos or you haven't taken the Who Took This Iconic Photograph? quiz yet, go take it first. Next: See answers on the next page → [page] 1. This photo influenced Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath". ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Andy Warhol Quiz Answers

    Andy Warhol Quiz Answers
    How did you do on the Andy Warhol quiz? These were not very easy questions! Congratulations if you did well. To help you learn more about this pop artist, here are the answers to the Warhol quiz, "Are You an Andy Warhol Guru?":http://artbistro.monster.com/news/quizzes/show/64 Warhol is a leading figure of pop art and have influenced many current artists today. h4. Quiz Answers ...
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    As Edgy NYC Disappears, Does Its Character Go Too?

    As Edgy NYC Disappears, Does Its Character Go Too?
    NEW YORK - CBGB, the birthplace of punk rock, is gone. No longer can visitors to Coney Island plunk down a few coins to play the unsettling attraction called "Shoot the Freak." And seedy, edgy, anything-might-happen Times Square? These days, it's all but childproof. It continues: That diner on the corner for decades - closed. The beer garden down the street ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rate This
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    6 Hilarious Zingers from the Balloon-Dog Suit Filed Against Jeff Koons

    6 Hilarious Zingers from the Balloon-Dog Suit Filed Against Jeff Koons
    SAN FRANCISCO— Today, blue-chip artist Jeff Koons turns 56, which has got to be tough for someone whose work is so obsessed with youth and youthful beauty. Compounding any distress the artist might feel at being a mid-quinquagenarian, yesterday, the San Francisco bookstore and art gallery Park Life tried to head off a lawsuit from Koons by filing a federal complaint ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +2
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    The Craziest Art Heists of 2010

    It’s not easy to steal great works of art that are usually heavily guarded, but thieves in 2010 made it look easy. Over $750 million in art thefts happened this year around the world, an impressive number by any means. Why did so much art get stolen this year? The most common reason for the heists seemed to be a serious ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Art is Having a Senior Moment

    Art is Having a Senior Moment
    ANTIQUES are the newest thing in the art world. Not ancient objects. Ancient people. Last week, 98-year-old abstract expressionist Abraham Yurberg opened his first show in more than four decades at a swank uptown gallery. At a plucky 90, Len Ferrari has a solo exhibition at the Midtown gallery Haunch of Venison opening later this month. New Yorker Carmen Herrera, now ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Holiday Greeting Card Contest

    Tweet At the beginning of December we asked you, the ArtBistro community, to submit your designs for a greeting card that captures the magic of the holidays and boy did we feel the holiday spirit. With over hundreds of entries, our five judges had a tough time selecting just 10 images to feature. We are happy to announce we came to ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Creative Uses of the New Facebook Profile

    The new Facebook profiles are offering lots of real-estate for clever users to create their own stories through their profile photos. From combating aliens to eating cake, these users are making Facebook their newest canvas. See what people are up to and share any other profiles you've seen in the comments section! 1. Alexandre Oudin 2. Katie Sokoler 3. Cyril Boggs ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +15
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    5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King

    5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King
    There is probably no other American figure that epitomizes the qualities of leadership and self-sacrifice in the face of overwhelming odds more than Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As we celebrate his life on the day set aside to honor him, let’s look back at some of the most important events in his life. From them, there are plenty of lessons ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Italian Researcher Finds Symbols in 'Mona Lisa'

    Italian Researcher Finds Symbols in 'Mona Lisa'
    ROME - Forget her smile. An Italian researcher says the key to solving the enigmas of "Mona Lisa'" lies in her eyes. Silvano Vinceti claims he has found the letter "S" in the woman's left eye, the letter "L" in her right eye, and the number "72" under the arched bridge in the backdrop of Leonardo da Vinci's famous painting. According ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Nation's First Gay Museum Opens Doors in San Francisco

    Nation's First Gay Museum Opens Doors in San Francisco
    The first gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender history museum in the United States is opening its doors to the public in San Francisco. The GLBT History Museum, which is only the second museum of its type in the world after a similar establishment opened in Germany, includes items ranging from sex toys to an exhibit on Harvey Milk, whose election to ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Egypt Threatens to Reclaim Cleopatra's Needle from Central Park

    Egypt Threatens to Reclaim Cleopatra's Needle from Central Park
    CAIRO— Zahi Hawass, the ubiquitous, media-savvy Egyptian antiquities director whose blockbuster King Tut exhibition just finished its United States tour over the weekend, cannot be accused of resting on his laurels. After having convinced the Metropolitan Museum of Art to return 19 small artifacts that he said were taken illegally from Egypt, he's now turning his sights to bigger game in ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Lady Gaga Seizes Neo-Pop Mantle from Kanye

    Lady Gaga Seizes Neo-Pop Mantle from Kanye
    LAS VEGAS— Since Kanye West ruled the holiday season with his George Condo-covered megahit album, it may have seemed that he had conclusively seized the throne of contemporary-art-obsessed pop star from Lady Gaga, whose art-history-laden meat dress has become a bit stale (or rancid?) since her Video Music Awards appearance. But Gaga was merely biding her time. Now, the everything-bending singer ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Solo Show: Cathy Nichols

    We've heard of waxing poetry but this New York artist is making poetry out of wax. Cathy weaves together melted wax, cut paper, oil paint and gold leaf into visual stories of love, longing and transcendence. Enjoy the stories and don't forget to stop and look at the stars along the way. "Till the Stars Fall Down" See More→ Tweet ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +10

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