Murals on Google Maps

Photo: Nicolas Barrome Forgues Boombox (Some rights reserved) Translating: How can I add murals to Google Maps? (Roofdog poster)Spanish: ¿Cómo puedo agregar murales a Google Maps?French: Comment puis-je ajouter des peintures murales à Google Maps ? AnswerOpen Google Maps, select ‘Add a missing place’Add place name, category (painting?), and addressSubmitIf you have photos, select the name …

Murals

Photo: Downtown Las Vegas (Some rights reserved) Mural = a painting or other work of art executed directly on a wall HeadlinesDowntown Mural Tour – Downtown Austin Alliance FoundationSand To Sin: New Neon Museum Mural Highlights Las Vegas HistoryArtistic Inspiration @dunnedwards @SmallWorksPress Questions Where are your favorite murals? = ¿Dónde están tus murales favoritos? = …

Art

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Art = the expression of human creative skill and imagination, producing works to be appreciated primarily for their beauty or emotional power Recommended listeningThe art market – Who decides what a painting is worth? The history of the art market and how it works. MéxicoArtes de México – facebook – …

Painting

Photo: Darij Zadnikar, Bonampak (Some rights reserved) Painting = the process or art of using paint, in a picture, as a protective coating, or as decoration Also see: ombre painting, a decorative color effect in which a single paint color slowly fades into another Videos The Magic Of Bob Ross: The Painter That Inspired A …

Public Art

Photo: Nancy Rubins’ Canoes (Some rights reserved) Public Art = Any media that has been planned and executed with the intention of being staged in the physical public domain, usually outside and accessible to all Also see: street art, murals HeadlinesPublic art in Darwin is so popular it’s getting nicked Elsewhere on the Webcreatenyc.cityofnewyork.usminneapolismn.gov WikipediaPublic …

Art Links

Photo: Seven Magic Mountains (Some rights reserved) Links related to art presented in a somewhat random fashion: YouTubePerspective Arts Arte.TVAbout 56 % of the programmes are documentaries, 19 % feature films, drama and series, 14 % news-related programmes, while 5 % feature music and other performing arts. About two thirds of the programmes broadcast on …

Paul Gauguin

Image: National Gallery of Art, Brittany landscape (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: Unappreciated until after his death, Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin (1848 – 1903) is now recognized for his experimental use of color and Synthetist style that were distinct from Impressionism. Toward the end of his life, he spent ten years in French Polynesia. The paintings …

Fusebox Festival

Poster Fusebox Festival – fuseboxfestival.com – has presented high-quality, cutting-edge performances from local, national, and international artists as a means of facilitating artistic exchange between Austin and the world, creating a global hub for the performing arts. Each year Fusebox Festival brings together 150+ artists, 60+ performances, exhibitions, conversations, and other events which are experienced …

Nancy Rubins

Photo Nancy Rubins (born 1952 in Naples, Texas) is an American sculptor and installation artist. Embedded Tweets In #NancyRubins' latest exhibition @Gagosian, children's toys become weighless giants: https://t.co/wbKddZvE88 pic.twitter.com/Sqbovs6Qss — Artsy (@artsy) August 4, 2014 Streaming now: a @UCLAarts lecture with artist #NancyRubins → http://t.co/knPRSd7MQi #HammerLive pic.twitter.com/5mkcVZxSL5 — Hammer Museum (@hammer_museum) February 26, 2015 Join …