76-year-old dissident artist Yelena Osipova

Yelena Andreyevna Osipova (Russian: Елена Андреевна Осипова; born November 11, 1945)[1] is an artist and political activist from Saint Petersburg.[2][3] She became popularized in the media as “grandmother for peace” when she was arrested for protesting against the Russian invasion of Ukraine.[4][5] Life Osipova’s parents were survivors of the Siege of Leningrad, but the rest of her family died.[6] Her grandmother had previously worked as a security guard in the Russian Museum. Osipova studied at the Tavricheskaya Art School.[7] Osipova is known for participation in public protests, with placards she has made herself. She has a distinctive artistic style,…

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The DALLAS Arts District is Open!

March 2022 Events Sightings: Olivia Block Now – April 24 | Paid In-Person EventNasher Sculpture CenterExperience Olivia Block’s new sound installation titled The Speed of Sound in Infinite Copper made from recordings of Harry Bertoia’s soundings sculptures. PURCHASE TICKETS Arts & Letters Live: We Are Not Like Them March 1 | Paid In-Person EventDallas Museum of ArtCo-authors Christine Pride an Jo Piazza discuss We Are Not Like Them, a powerful and poignant exploration of race in America today. PURCHASE TICKETS A.I.M. By Kyle Abraham March 4-5 | Paid In-Person EventTITAS/UNFILTERED at Moody Performance HallKyle…

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Burning Flipside TX : May 26–30, 2022: Apache Pass River Theatre

Burning Flipside will be held over Memorial Day Weekend, May 26–30, 2022, near the campgrounds of Apache Pass River Theatre, on the private grounds north of the San Gabriel River, just outside the town of San Gabriel, TX. BURNING FLIPSIDE SURVIVAL GUIDE Top stories Ticket Requests Open / Make art happen! posted Feb 15th, 2022 Ticket Requests Open / Make art happen! Posted on February 15, 2022 Flipside Ticket Request is open right meow! Rejoice, for the prophecy has come true! On the 14th of February in this year of our lord…

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Cafe Racer (Moto Guzzi by Blacktrack Motors)

(Legendado em Português) This video, is about one of the most impressive Moto Guzzis I have ever seen. Considering the original principles of what a Cafe Racer should be, or have, I really don’t see, how to surpass this one. Just to put you in perspective, the power/weight ratio of this motorcycle, is even higher than a Suzuki Hayabusa. This beautiful Moto Guzzi Cafe Racer,(BT05) is the latest work of Blacktrack Motors, from Luxembourg, which was founded by Sacha Lakic. I hope you like it. The engine sound on this…

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LONDON GRAMMAR THE NEW ALBUM – CALIFORNIAN SOIL IS OUT NOW

LONDON GRAMMAR: After three years of hard work, a lot of self-reflection, soul searching, terrifying experimentation and vulnerability our third album is finally out. https://www.londongrammar.com TOUR INFO 2022 London Grammar are an English indie pop band formed in Nottingham in 2009. The band consists of Hannah Reid, Dan Rothman and Dominic ‘Dot’ Major.[5][9] Their debut extended play, Metal & Dust, was released in February 2013 by Metal & Dust Recordings,[10] while their debut album, If You Wait, was released in September 2013. The album reached number two on the UK Albums Chart and was certified double platinum by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI). The band’s…

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Post-Punk Compilation 1-5 by BarNoir

“Bar Noir is a hidden place at the heart of all grey and faceless cities. Just close your eyes for a while and hear how it beats.” Post-punk is a broad genre of rock music that emerged in the late 1970s as musicians departed from the raw simplicity and traditionalism of punk rock, instead adopting a variety of avant-garde sensibilities and non-rock influences. WikipediaCultural origins: Late 1970s; United KingdomStylistic origins: Punk rock; avant-garde; dub; funk; electronic; krautrock; disco; art rock; free jazz; world; glam rock; art popOther names: New musickParent genres: Punk rock, Rock, Funk, Glam rock, Reggae, MORE

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Meow Wolf is bringing an ‘interdimensional portal’ to Austin for SXSW 2022

Meow Wolf is Coming to SXSW 2022 Meow Wolf is partnering up with Spatial to bring a pop-up installation to SXSW in Austin, Texas!  “ So we found a portal to Texas. You know what that means? Meow Wolf is coming to SXSW in collaboration with Spatial! Our partner Spatial will take visitors on an enthralling adventure with a whole new never before seen Meow Wolf experience. Spatial can transform and enhance everything about a space—by auditorial transferring attendees to a completely new reality involving immersive audio. Spatial will be…

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The Holocaust Through the Eyes of a Maus (Art Spiegelman)

What can a comic book artist tell us about the Holocaust? Upon Reflection host Marcia Alvar speaks with Art Spiegelman, Pulitzer Prize-winning creator of the graphic novels “Maus: A Survivor’s Tale” and “Maus II.” In this 1991 video from the University of Washington, Speigelman ruminates about his own parents’ survival in the Holocaust and how he developed a better sense of their generation through story depiction. The tiny pictures of Maus use anthropomorphic characters to relate the war between German and Jew or “cat and mouse.”

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CIRCOLOCOIBIZA FEB 25 @CONCOURSE PROJECT

Who’s ready to go loco with us and @circolocoibiza on Feb 25th? Don’t miss @marcocarola + @MichaelBibi1 + @GuyGerber + @ChloeCaillet 10pm – 5am – tickets on sale Thursday Jan 27th at 12pm ct. http://concourseproject.com The Concourse Project is an indoor-outdoor music and special event venue in Austin, TX located by the south terminal of the airport. Come experience the ever-changing layouts and infinite possibilities at the warehouse turned destination venue tailored towards world class production and talent. Most shows take place inside the 15,000+ square foot main event hall…

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When We Were Young Fest | Oct 22nd 2022 @ Las Vegas Festival Grounds

When We Were Young @WWWYFest An Epic Lineup of Emo & Rock Bands from the past two decades on October 22nd 2022 at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. SIGN UP FOR THE PRESALE CODE NOW! TICKETS STARTING AT $19.99 DOWN. PRESALE BEGINS FRIDAY, JANUARY 21ST @10AM PST. from website: Festival Location Las Vegas Festival Grounds 311 W Sahara Avenue Las Vegas, Nevada 89101 Note: Festival grounds are only accessible by walking, rideshare and Las Vegas Monorail. There is NO direct access to the festival grounds for passenger vehicles. Walking If…

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Rainy Night Paris Cafe Ambience with Smooth Jazz and Rain Sounds

PARIS: Enjoy this rainy night Paris Cafe Ambience with relaxing smooth jazz music, light rain sounds, and gentle ambient cafe chatter. It’s a rainy spring evening and the streets of Paris, France are glowing with magic and romance. Your seat in a cozy french cafe terrace is the perfect place to soak in the beauty of the city along with some relaxing smooth jazz. Watch the relaxing rain and the gentle movements of Parisians enjoying a night out, and listen to the soothing rain sounds, jazz music, and gentle ambient…

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Alexa Meade, US artist

Alexa Meade, US artist best known for her work painting directly onto the human body which makes her subjects appear two-dimensional when photographed #WomensArt Project Proposals, Commissioned Portraits, Fine Art Prints, Press and General inquiries:  info@alexameade.com y.at/🌈💃🖼 Instagram: @alexameadeart Twitter: @alexameadeart Facebook: @alexameade TikTok: @alexameade www.brightandguilty.com FEATURED PROJECTS: – Exhibition at the Grand Palais for @artparisartfair – Speech at @TED – Artist-In-Residence at “@PerimeterInstitute” for Theoretical Physics – Tokyo street activation for “@MINI” Cooper – Madrid and Santa Monica art installations for @DenimandSupplyRalphLauren – Swimwear and Accessories for @Desigual –…

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Oscar-winning actor Sidney Poitier dies at 94

Sidney L. Poitier KBE was a Bahamian-American actor, film director, activist, and ambassador. In 1964, he won the Academy Award for Best Actor, becoming the first African American and Bahamian actor to win the award. Sidney L. Poitier KBE (/ˈpwɑːtieɪ/; February 20, 1927 – January 6, 2022)[1] was a Bahamian-American actor, film director, activist, and ambassador. In 1964, he won the Academy Award for Best Actor, becoming the first African American and Bahamian actor to win the award.[2] He received two Academy Award nominations, ten Golden Globes nominations, two Primetime Emmy Awards nominations, six BAFTA nominations, eight Laurel nominations, and one Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination. From 1997 to 2007,…

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The Top Tiny Homes Of 2021

Tiny Homes: 2021 has been a big year for tiny homes and we are excited to look back on some of our favourite tiny houses that we have visited this year. You can find links to the full tours of the homes featured in this video here: Mark’s Tiny House: https://youtu.be/5YANtxzIE4o Ruby’s Tiny House: https://youtu.be/A8yyWeAdK3I The Skylark Cabin: https://youtu.be/xp6qhyiuKsk Rosie’s Container Home: https://youtu.be/E8Bq4DbMaRU Ryan and Ziski’s Tiny House: https://youtu.be/idsJcat2VbU Happy new year to you all! We wish you all the best for 2022. The tiny-house movement (also known as the small house movement)…

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Merry Christmas from our house to yours!

The past few years has been brutal in our home with the loss of a brother, then our father and most recently our mother. All of these souls are irreplaceable. This is why I want you to share extra love with your family this Christmas time. This time is all we have. These are the most important moments of our lives. – Trinity Christmas is a very special time in the Texas Hill country! Many towns celebrate with special programs and decorations that magically light up the small streets and…

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Chris Farley: The Comedy Genius | Full Documentary | A&E

Christopher Crosby Farley (February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997) was an American actor and comedian. Farley was known for his loud, energetic comedic style, and was a member of Chicago‘s Second City Theatre[1] and later a cast member of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live between 1990 and 1995.[2][3] He later went on to pursue a film career, appearing in films such as Airheads, Tommy Boy, Black Sheep, Beverly Hills Ninja, and Almost Heroes. From his early acting days and through the height of his fame, Farley struggled with obesity and substance abuse. He died of an accidental drug overdose at the age of 33.…

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1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows: A Memoir by Ai Weiwei (Crown Books, 2021)

In his widely anticipated memoir, Ai Weiwei—one of the world’s most famous artists and activists—tells a century-long epic tale of China through the story of his own extraordinary life and the legacy of his father, Ai Qing, the nation’s most celebrated poet. (Barnes and Nobles) Ai Weiwei (Chinese: 艾未未; pinyin: Ài Wèiwèi, born 28 August 1957) is a Chinese contemporary artist and activist. Ai grew up in the far north-west of China, where he lived under harsh conditions due to his father’s exile.[1] As an activist, he has been openly critical of the Chinese Government‘s stance on democracy and…

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THE CURE European Tour 2022

NEW 2022 EUROPEAN TOUR ANNOUNCED 06/12/21 THE CURE HAVE JUST ANNOUNCED DETAILS OF A 44 DATE EUROPEAN TOUR TAKING IN 22 COUNTRIES AT THE END OF 2022 WITH THE TWILIGHT SAD SUPPORTING ON ALL DATES. TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS GO ON GENERAL SALE LATER THIS WEEK AND YOU CAN FIND TICKET DEAILS AT THECURE.COM/SHOWS/ THE FULL LIST OF TOUR DATES: OCTOBER 06 – RIGA Arena08 – HELSINKI Hartwall Arena10 – STOCKHOLM Avicii Arena12 – OSLO Spektrum13 – GOTHENBURG Scandinavium14 – COPENHAGEN Royal Arena16 – HAMBURG Barclays Arena17 – LEIPZIG Quarterback Immobilien Arena18 – BERLIN Mercedes Benz Arena20 – KRAKOW Tauron Arena21 –…

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Eroticism, death and the devil – How Gothic art captivates us | DW Documentary

Death and the devil. Nudity and eroticism. Horror. With its daring subjects and blazing colors, the art of the Gothic period captivated viewers some 500 years ago, and still affects us deeply, today. This documentary focuses on some of the most spectacular panels and paintings of the Gothic period. The mid-15th century saw the creation of works like “Purgatory,” “Hell,” and “Paradise.” Gothic specialists introduce us to these works, while explaining just how innovative Gothic painting really was. They walk us through the beauty of the colors, show us just…

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