High court hears case involving painting stolen by Nazis

High court hears case involving painting stolen by Nazis

WASHINGTON (AP) — A California man and a Spanish museum locked in a dispute over a valuable impressionist masterpiece stolen by the Nazis should be able to agree on one thing, Justice Stephen Breyer said Tuesday during arguments in the case at the Supreme Court. “Can everyone agree that this is a beautiful painting?” Breyer …

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Do-it-yourselfer tips: Six lifelines for painting success

Breadcrumb Links Opinion Column Photo by monkeybusinessimages /Getty Images/iStockphoto Content of the article Painting is work and basically means that your choice, or your spouse’s desire, to paint the interior of your home will not be easy. Advertising This ad has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Content of the article A job …

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Enough time at last: Painting helps County Pleasants woman ward off pandemic |  News, Sports, Jobs

Enough time at last: Painting helps County Pleasants woman ward off pandemic | News, Sports, Jobs

Mary Sommerville, 92, of Belmont, started painting almost two years ago to pass the time at home during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. It developed into a love of making art. (Photo by Brett Dunlap) Mary Sommerville started painting almost two years ago. She had a number of subjects ranging from landscapes to …

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Sing Sing artists

Sing Sing artists

Journalists incarcerated in San Quentin produce a monthly broadsheet. Cowboys locked up at the Louisiana State Penitentiary perform at the Angola Prison Rodeo (events include a barrel race and a game of poker in which four men play while seated at a table while a bull coward fights). Recently at the Sing Sing Correctional Facility, …

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The ‘Critical Race Theory’ painting made Jonathan Harris famous overnight

Fame came abruptly for Detroit painter Jonathan Harris, whose viral painting “Critical Race Theory” circled the globe in days at the end of 2021. Social justice Facebook page The Other 98% shared the painting with its 6.5 million followers on November 21, and almost instantly it popped up on various social media platforms. The original …

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Anchorage ER Physician's Paintings Track Pass of Pandemic

Anchorage ER Physician’s Paintings Track Pass of Pandemic

This January 7, 2022 photo shows “Issues of PPE”, a panel of paintings from Dr. Sami Ali’s exhibition, “The Mind of a Healthcare Worker During the COVID-19 Pandemic”, shown in January 2022 at the Homer Council on the Arts. The paintings show the issues people had with wearing face masks. (Michael Armstrong/Homer News via AP) …

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Zimmerli's 'Painting in Excess: Kyiv's Art Revival, 1985-1993' captures a chaotic moment in time

Zimmerli’s ‘Painting in Excess: Kyiv’s Art Revival, 1985-1993’ captures a chaotic moment in time

Georgii Senchenko’s “Sacred Landscape of Pieter Bruegel” is part of the exhibition “Painting in Excess: The Kiev Art Revival, 1985-1993” at the Zimmerli Art Museum in New Brunswick. Although the Russian bear gazes menacingly across the border, Ukraine is, at the time of this writing, an independent country. It has its own language, its own …

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Woman Who Tattooed Her Own Cancer Scar Is Now Helping Survivors Heal From Trauma

Woman Who Tattooed Her Own Cancer Scar Is Now Helping Survivors Heal From Trauma

Jody Stoski was so embarrassed by the scar left by cancer surgery that she decided to cover it with a tattoo – now she’s helping other survivors regain their confidence using ink Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now A tattoo artist explains how ‘camouflage’ works A tattoo artist, …

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Art Bar hosts stunning new exhibition by painter Shelby Keefe

Art Bar hosts stunning new exhibition by painter Shelby Keefe

The warm, inviting and colorful Art Bar, 722 E. Burleigh St., is the perfect setting for Shelby Keefe’s oil paintings, which exude all the same qualities. Keefe, a local painter with a million awards and credentials, has lived in Milwaukee his entire adult life but has painted and shown work all over the world. Currently, …

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Cree artist says tattoo school is alternative to traditional learning path

Cree artist says tattoo school is alternative to traditional learning path

A Cree tattoo artist and entrepreneur offers budding Alberta artists the opportunity to learn about the industry through a post-secondary program. “I know how hard it was for me to learn on my own, and it grew out of a deep respect for the industry,” said Bobbi Jo Matheson, owner of Cree8iv Ink Body Studio …

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