In this video artist Stefan Baumann, host of The Grand View–a PBS show on painting in the national parks–talks to his class on pricing your paintings for sale privately or in a gallery.
“Cirque du Fringe: MIRACLE CURE” performs inside The Cristal Palace Spiegeltent at the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival. Photo by Erich Camping. This week, NYSCA grantees welcome thousands to a 500-performance, 10-day festival, announce new leadership, complete a mural showcasing Civil… Continue Reading →
By Robin Urton~~ Here’s some inspiration for employing textured backgrounds in your paintings or mixed media collages. There’s a number of ways to create texture. One of my favorite techniques is perhaps the most simple: embedding plastic wrap into paint. … Continue Reading →
By Duncan Webb~~ In my last post, I suggested that the US performing arts sector is not doing a particularly good job of reaching politically conservative Americans. Excellent work is being produced on today’s stages — addressing issues important to… Continue Reading →
Bebe Miller, PC Julieta Cervantes~~ Today, black women like Okwui Okpokwasili and Nora Chipaumire are dominating the New York City downtown scene with tenacity and genius. Just this summer, Okpokwasili’s solo performance Bronx Gothic was featured in Andrew Rossi’s… Continue Reading →
Coinciding with National Arts in Education Week, we have news from the New York State Education Department: the Board of Regents has approved revised New York State Learning Standards for the Arts. For artists and organizations involved in arts… Continue Reading →
Communities & neighborhoods. These essential groups give us the structure to experience and grow our lives, make our homes, and build lifelong relationships with others. Such it is with successful online communities as well. We may consider ourselves fortunate that… Continue Reading →