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The event will feature the installation of four new murals from October 11-13, with more mural-painting festivals planned for the future, says Nancy Good, who runs Core Contemporary gallery.

October’s Mural Mecca aims to continue New Orleans Square’s artistic ascension

August 29th, 2019

The event will feature the installation of four new murals from October 11-13, with more mural-painting festivals planned for the future, says Nancy Good, who runs Core Contemporary gallery.

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  • Henson is working on a variety of sculptures that will translate the Neon Museum’s behemoth relic signs into softer fabric forms, using materials you’d typically ...

  • This artist intends to stretch your definition of sculpture by changing its volume and mass even as you look at it.

  • Unraveling Identity at Sahara West Library feels like a public service announcement on sexual and gender diversity.

  • It opened in June with conceptual artist Ayanah Moor, who uses a range of different media to explore the black queer identity, and how it ...

  • Smith was also influenced by the Steve Wonder song “Black Orchid,” which “really speaks to the idea of a black trans woman being misunderstood and ...

  • Instead of painting just one Blue Angel, Stanford decided to paint multiple versions—one emerging from a half shell like Sandro Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus,” and ...

  • At a time when artists are often so technologically handicapped that they can’t sketch a flower, much less a face, without an app, Hampton has ...

  • A chance meeting with NMA communications director Amanda Horn yielded a veritable fount of museum info.

  • “It’s a city for dreamers, you know. Anything you can dream up is possible here. That idea was concreted when I moved to Washington and ...

  • Among the highlights is Favela’s “Untitled (Muppet Pile),” featuring eight Jim Henson creations, from Slimey to Snuffleupagus, in a belly-up heap. Rendered life-size in piñata ...

  • She has ushered in a cultural shift, focusing on the perspectives of people of color, women and LGBTQ communities.

  • An interest in fibers and column pedestals unites the artists, along with a fascination for transforming materials.

  • The Barrick Lecture Series concluded with a few stories from the photographer who captured the Rolling Stones and Barack Obama at their peak.

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