Public Art in Las Vegas

Artwork: Nicolas Barrome Forgues, DTLV (Some rights reserved) Public Art in Las Vegas. Arte público en Las Vegas. The following are snapshots of public art and street art in greater Las Vegas, part of our off-the-beaten track DIY tours = Las siguientes son instantáneas de arte público y arte callejero en el gran Las Vegas, …

Las Vegas Arts District 18B

Photo: Ron Mader, 18B (Some rights reserved) Las Vegas Arts District, or 18b, is a vibrant cultural hub packed with indie art galleries and performance spaces in converted warehouses. Jeff Hwang: “In Las Vegas, there’s the Strip, there’s Downtown Fremont Street and now you have the Arts District, which is kind of a third theme …

Street Art

Photo: Secretaría de Cultura CDMX, Conafe 50 años: un diálogo con nuestra historia (Some rights reserved) Street art = Visual art created in public locations Also see: public art, murals Headlines‘Corona town’: Cuban graffiti depicts anguish, urges courage – ReutersMelbourne is famous for its laneway street art. But artists work in a ‘grey area’ — …

Seven Magic Mountains

Photo: Ron Mader, May 2022 (Some rights reserved) For those visiting (or living in Las Vegas) Seven Magic Mountains has been a go-to, whimsical delight since May 11, 2016. Blue Highway travel meets a kaleidoscope of colors. Can stacked, day-glo boulders be an inspired roadside attraction? Yes, with free admission. Hashtags: #7magicmountains #UgoRondinone #JeanDryLake See …

Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair

Poster Darwin, Northern Territory – The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair – daaf.com.au – provides opportunities to purchase artwork directly from 60+ Indigenous owned community art centres, whilst being immersed in an exciting program of traditional dance, workshops, film, fashion and music. The fair is held on Larrakia Country at the Darwin Convention Centre. 2022 dates: …

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 – …

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 …

Land Art

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Land art = a genre of sculpture that involves moving earth to create a large-scale immersive experience for viewers. HeadlinesSean J Patrick Carney on Land art and American entropy Embedded Tweets WikipediaLand art Places Planeta.com