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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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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NOONE is as Punk as Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker (born Freda Josephine McDonald, naturalised French Joséphine Baker; 3 June 1906 – 12 April 1975) was an American-born French entertainer, French Resistance agent and civil rights activist. Her career was centered primarily in Europe, mostly in her adopted France. She was the first black woman to star in a major motion picture, the 1927 silent film Siren of the Tropics, directed by Mario Nalpas and Henri Étiévant.[1] During her early career, Baker was among the most celebrated performers to headline the revues of the Folies Bergère in Paris. Her performance in the revue Un vent de folie in 1927 caused a sensation in the…

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HORROR Artist vs $2 DISNEY FROZEN Colouring Book

HORROR What Happens When a HORROR Artist Draws in a $2 DISNEY Kids Colouring Book? Watch this art challenge video to find out! I’ll be trying out Disney’s FROZEN themed “ULTIMATE” colouring book to see if I can create HORRIFIC art from innocent Frozen Characters. Subscribe for more drawing videos! + Kevin MacLeod: https://www.youtube.com/user/kmmusic ————— ART SUPPLIES ————— Paper used: Canson Bleedproof Grey Lead Pencils: Staedtler Mars Lumograph Pencils: Prismacolours Markers: Copics Inking: Copic Drawing Pen + Copic Multiliners Soft Pastels White gel pen Camera: Sony a 6400 #Disney #Drawing…

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MEOW WOLF an origin story

BUY TICKETS MEOW WOLF Astonishing. Unpredictable. Mind-bending. Featuring jaw-dropping work from international and local artists, Omega Mart is an experience in imagination and immersive storytelling. ‍Discover secret portals or simply soak up the innovative art as you venture beyond an interactive supermarket into parts unknown. You have no idea what’s in-store for you! ? Voted #1 supermarket in the worlds. ? Family owned and operated. ? The best prices no matter the cost. ⛓ Omegamart is now open at Area15, Las Vegas! Tickets now on sale: http://www.omegamart.com see the ORIGIN STORY OF MEOW…

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[Artist spotlight] Luchita Hurtado

Luchita Hurtado was born in Maiquetía, Venezuela, in 1920. Working in painting, drawing, and prints, Hurtado has experimented with many different styles over the course of her 80-year career, yet maintained a unique, independent practice that explores the relationship between the human body and the natural world.  Luchita Hurtado (October 28, 1920 – August 13, 2020) was a Venezuelan-born painter from Santa Monica, California and Arroyo Seco, New Mexico. Born in Venezuela, she emigrated with her family to New York City at the age of eight.[3] She studied painting at Washington Irving High School, where she met her…

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the Outsider Art of Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey has been drawing and painting since he was a kid. And for several years now, Carrey has been making art that is as expressive and emotive as his work as an actor. When he is not involved in new movie projects much of his time is spent in his New York art studio.  Some of his work has been shared on Twitter, but much has never been revealed. Check out some of his great work with his drawings, paintings, sculptures and puppets! Jim Carrey’s art can be viewed…

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HISTORY OF BANKSY

Banksy Banksy is an England-based graffiti artist, political activist and film director of unverified identity. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a distinctive stenciling technique. banksy.co.uk/ Born: 1974, Bristol, United Kingdom Education: Bristol Cathedral Choir School Movies: Exit Through the Gift Shop, The Antics Roadshow Periods: Graffiti, Street art Awards: Independent Spirit Award for Best Documentary Feature, More   The Story Behind Banksy (Smithsonian) On his way to becoming an international icon, the subversive and secretive street artist turned the art world…

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LONDON & ART + BBC Documentary

Art Map London TimeOut London Art London, England’s capital, set on the River Thames, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.   Hotels: 3-star averaging $114, 5-star averaging $327. View hotels Getting there: 9 h 20 min flight, around $1,645. View flights…

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Austin to be home to $100,000 international art prize

Austin now has a major international art prize that elevates the city to a new status in the global art world. The Contemporary Austin announced Thursday that it will be host to the Suzanne Deal Booth Art Prize, a $100,000 unrestricted biennial award given to an artist of any age, any nationality and working in any medium. In addition, the Booth Prize will finance a solo exhibit for the winning artist that will be accompanied by a major publication.  The prize includes support for a solo exhibit at the Contemporary…

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Artstrada Magazine

Austin’s Local Artists have called the ATX and the Texas Hill Country Home and have also scattered to far away places such as New York, Seattle, Los Angeles, Paris, London to influence the entire planet Earth!  You Can Virtually Tour 1,200+ of the World’s Most Famous Museums From Home BIG MEDIUM AUSTIN Artists of Texas Current State Artists | Texas Commission on the Arts THE ART & CULTURE OF SAN ANTONIO DALLAS ART DISTRICT HOUSTON ART GALLERIES  ATX Urban Art       ART|MOTO|BITES|NITES|UNIQUE   Friends below and their Artist Facebook pages! …

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