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  • World's largest folk art market to open in Santa Fe

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It's more than the world's largest folk art market. It's about keeping traditions alive and helping artisans from developing countries use their skills to start their own businesses. Now in its 12th year, the International Folk Art Market will feature more than 150 artists...

  • New art installation opening in Detroit's Beatrice Buck Park

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    DETROIT (AP) — A new art installation is scheduled to open in Detroit's Paradise Valley-Harmonie Park area. The nine painted and reflective mirror sculptures that make up "Nice Outfit" will be on display at Beatrice Buck Park beginning Thursday and through the end of September. Commissioned by...

  • Wall paintings by Thomas Cole found during work at his home

    Updated: Wed, Jul 1, 2015

    CATSKILL, N.Y. (AP) — Restoration work at the home of a 19th century Hudson River School artist has uncovered hints of previously unknown wall paintings done by Thomas Cole. Officials at the Thomas Cole Historic Site say small sections of a frieze, or decorative border, were found in two rooms....

  • Carpenter Square's 'Bear' comes on strong in Oklahoma City

    By John Brandenburg  For The Oklahoman  | Published: Wed, Jul 1, 2015

    “Exit, Pursued by a Bear,” an “in your face,” initially hard-to-like or understand satire by Lauren Gunderson, is being staged at Carpenter Square Theatre in Oklahoma City.

  • Exhibit explores range, imagination of Heatherwick design

    Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — The imaginative and wide-ranging work of Britain's Heatherwick Studio may still be little-known in America, but a traveling exhibition aims to change that. "Provocations: The Architecture and Design of Heatherwick Studio" is now at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in...


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