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    Graphic Design Critique: Del Taco Campaign

    If you’ve spent any time around passionate designers, you’ve probably heard them say they never turn off their designer’s eye. Everywhere we look we’re evaluating design, layout, colors and more. But what are we actually thinking about and is it beneficial? Sure it is! We’re critiquing, which helps us improve our own designs. Want to know what kinds of things go ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +8
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    Overspray: Riding High with the Kings of California Airbrush Art

    Overspray: Riding High with the Kings of California Airbrush Art
    For decades, airbrush art was the butt of jokes, evoking images of sexed up paintings on the sides of vans or sleek palm trees adorning surfboards and vacation T-shirts, but not anymore. Design historian Norman Hathaway has resurrected the movement and four of its masters, Dave Willardson, Charles E. White III, Peter Palombi, and Peter Lloyd, for a vibrantly illustrated book ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +6
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    Hôtels Particuliers: Alternative Spaces for Contemporary Art

    Hôtels Particuliers: Alternative Spaces for Contemporary Art
    Sterile glass and concrete cubes are the first thing that come to mind when thinking of typical spaces for exhibiting contemporary art. This is not the case in Paris, where contemporary art exhibitions are often displayed in classical hôtels particuliers alongside paintings and sculpture that spans the centuries. A hôtel particulier is the urban equivalent of a French château, many of ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Frescoes 101

    Frescoes 101
    In light of the fascinating current Pompeii exhibition at LACMA, Pompeii and the Roman Villa, I thought it would be interesting to delve into frescoes. Many people know what frescoes look like but few know how they are made. There is a common misconception that frescoes are made with oil-based paint when in fact they are made with a mixture of ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    ArtBistro October Design Gallery Winners

    ArtBistro is proud to announce October's Design Gallery Winners! This album represents excellent level of professionalism that ArtBistro members exhibit in their art work. Congratulations to all the winners! To submit your work for next month's "Art Gallery show click here.":http://artbistro.monster.com/topics/12607-submit-your-work-for-the-august-art-show/posts To leave comments on the work, click on the designer's name and browse their portfolio. *Karapet Aghavelyan, Graphic Designer, T ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    ArtBistro October Art Gallery Winners

    ArtBistro is proud to announce October's Art Gallery Winners! This album represents excellent level of professionalism that ArtBistro members exhibit in their art work. Congratulations to all the winners! To submit your work for next month's "Art Gallery show click here.":http://artbistro.monster.com/topics/12607-submit-your-work-for-the-august-art-show/posts To leave comments on the work, click on the designer's name and browse their portfolio. *Danny Bertner, Fine Artist, Florida* ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +3
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    ArtBistro Design Gallery Winners July

    ArtBistro is proud to announce July's Design Gallery Winners! This album represents excellent level of professionalism that ArtBistro members exhibit in their work. Congratulations to all the winners! To submit your work for next month's "Design Gallery show click here.":http://artbistro.monster.com/topics/12529-submit-your-work-for-the-august-design-show/posts To leave comments on the work, click on the designer's name and browse their portfolio. *Steven Seighman, graphic designer, Unending Rooms* ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +8
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    ArtBistro July Art Gallery Winners

    ArtBistro July Art Gallery Winners
    ArtBistro is proud to announce July's Art Gallery Winners! This album represents excellent level of professionalism that ArtBistro members exhibit in their art work. Congratulations to all the winners! To submit your work for next month's "Art Gallery show click here.":http://artbistro.monster.com/topics/12607-submit-your-work-for-the-august-art-show/posts To leave comments on the work, click on the designer's name and browse their portfolio. h2. "View ArtBistro Art Gallery ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    ArtBistro July Art Gallery Winners

    ArtBistro is proud to announce July's Art Gallery Winners! This album represents excellent level of professionalism that ArtBistro members exhibit in their art work. Congratulations to all the winners! To submit your work for next month's "Art Gallery show click here.":http://artbistro.monster.com/topics/12607-submit-your-work-for-the-august-art-show/posts To leave comments on the work, click on the designer's name and browse their portfolio. *Daniel Baltzer, fine artist, Broadcast ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Artist Interview: Nancy Macko

    Artist Interview: Nancy Macko
    In this in-depth interview, noted multimedia artist and professor Nancy Macko talks to Emily Waldorf about her ongoing HIVE Universe project and current group show, “Gaia and Global Warming: Women Artists Champion Nature,” at the Center for the Arts in Jackson Hole. Ms. Macko also touches on eco-feminism, how she balances teaching and creating, working on Judy Chicago’s Dinner Party, and ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Guggenheim Museum Launches Annual Awards Show

    Guggenheim Museum Launches Annual Awards Show
    New York, NY - Rob Pruitt made art by organizing a flea market at 2007’s Frieze Art Fair and offering cocaine (for his Cocaine Buffet) at an opening in 1998. Now he has announced that he will host “Rob Pruitt’s First Annual Art Awards” as part of a “performance-based artwork” in conjunction with the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, alternative art space ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Three Artists Win 500k "Genius" Awards

    Three Artists Win 500k "Genius" Awards
    Chicago, IL - The MacArthur Foundation bestowed its fellowship — popularly dubbed the "Genius Award" — to 24 lucky winners yesterday, and three visual artists were among the honorees: Mark Bradford, Camille Utterback, and Rackstraw Downes. The winners will receive $500,000 over five years in acknowledgment of the "exceptional merit and promise for continued and enhanced creative work" that they have ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Van Gogh Quiz Answers

    Van Gogh Quiz Answers
    How did you do on the Van Gogh quiz? These were not very easy questions! Congratulations if you did well. To help you learn more about this most prolific painter, here are the answers to the Van Gogh quiz, "Are You a Van Gogh Expert?":http://artbistro.monster.com/news/quizzes/show/63 It is possible that Van Gogh has had an influence on every living artist today. h4. ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +20
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    Picasso Quiz Answers

    Picasso Quiz Answers
    How did you do on the Picasso quiz? These were not very easy questions! Congratulations if you did well. To help you learn more about this most prolific painter, here are the answers to the Picasso quiz, "How Well Do you Know Picasso?":http://artbistro.monster.com/news/quizzes/show/62 It is possible that Picasso has had an influence on every living artist today. h4. Quiz Answers [photo:182863] ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +11
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    Interview with Type Designer Mark Simonson

    Interview with Type Designer Mark Simonson
    Mark Simonson is a professional typographic designer who has designed many popular fonts such as Proxima Sans, Kinescope, and Coquette. Mark has been designing fonts since the late 1970s but spent much of his career as an art director and as a graphic designer. Today, Mark works full-time as a freelance type designer. Read on to learn more about Mark and ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Interview with Mitch Breitweiser

    Interview with Mitch Breitweiser
    Mitch Breitweiser is a professional comic book artist who has illustrated numerous pop culture icons such as Iron Man, the Hulk, and the Fantastic Four. Grant Friedman interviews Mitch Breitweiser on how he began his career. Read more to find out about Mitch Breitweiser. *GF: Mitch, thanks so much for taking the time to participate in this interview. I have always ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Interview with Pon Angara, Graphic Designer and Entrepreneur

    Interview with Pon Angara, Graphic Designer and Entrepreneur
    When Philippine Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr., was assassinated in 1983, Pon Angara's parents decided it was time to leave their ancestral home, and moved their family of five to Illinois and away from violent opposition of the autocratic rule of President Ferdinand Marcos. Pon was 19, and when he arrived in Illinois, he enrolled in the undergraduate engineering program at the ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    The Greek National Museum

    The Greek National Museum
    I recently visited the National Museum in Athens which houses the world's largest collection of ancient Greek works of art. The collection is truly breathtaking. I can wholeheartedly recommend a visit. There is nevertheless something odd about the museum. A leaflet claims the museum intends to give a good impression of antique art. But nothwithstanding the splendor of the collection, it ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +2
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    ArtBistro Is Growing!

    ArtBistro Is Growing!
    A few months ago, we asked for your feedback about ArtBistro and are excited to introduce new team members and a fresh look to the site. Please give a warm welcome to our new staff members: Kayla Jen Jill Saunders Jacky We are looking forward to making ArtBistro the best place on the web for designers and artists. As always, we ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +4
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    From Smithson to New Media

    From Smithson to New Media
    Robert Smithson liked deductive logic and formal systems well enough, so long as others took care of them. His spiral of earth, slowly sinking into the Great Salt Lake, could almost parody a Sol LeWitt wall drawing. But had he foreseen a digital universe, would he ever have entered the gallery? Robert Smithson's Red Sandstone Corner Piece (estate of the artist/James ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +1

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