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Muralist unveils fresco drawing at Cobo Center
Symbols representing Detroit were unveiled in prep drawings for the nation’s only fresco in a major convention center        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Diego Rivera Detroit River Mural Windsor Ontario Michigan Fresco Painting Ambassador Bridge
Sneak peek at mural cartoon for Cobo Center
Detroit artist Hubert Massey creating a 30-foot by 30-foot fresco rooted in Detroit history on 2nd floor of Cobo Center        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Painting Fresco Mural Detroit River Windsor Ontario Plaster Michigan Interstate 96
Cobo officials offer sneak peek at Massey mural cartoon
Detroit artist Hubert Massey creating a 30-foot by 30-foot fresco rooted in Detroit history on 2nd floor of Cobo Center        
88 points by Detroit Free Press | Painting Fresco Mural Detroit River Windsor Ontario Plaster Michigan Interstate 96
Drawings of Detroit Artist Hubert Massey's fresco unveiled at Cobo

-1 points by The Detroit News | Painting North American International Auto Show Cobo Center Fundraising Piece Cobo Arena
GHBA Remodelers Council: Make home presentable for sale
If your roof is bad or your air conditioning system isn't working properly, potential buyers may assume the rest of the house needs work as well. Pay attention to what other houses for sale in your area are offering. First impressions matter. The smell of new carpet and new paint can have a positive psychological effect on your prospective buyer. Repair any weathered or damaged wood, point-up mortar joints if brick and remove all obsolete cables, screws, hooks, etc. If your yard is boring or barren, consider a simple patio deck, add a few inexpensive plants or update existing landscaping. Return function to spaces that you may have changed such as a bedroom becoming a crafts room - turn it back into a bedroom.
1 points by The Houston Chronicle | Investment Painting Return statement Money Need Want Buyer Rate of return
First Friday to feature “March for Art” theme
The First Friday arts festival is scheduled from 5-11 p.m. March 3 at venues throughout the Arts District, near the intersection of Charleston Boulevard and Main Street. Live entertainment, artists’ booths, food vendors and more are planned. The event is set to include artists, the artisan bazaar, food trucks, music and a live painting exhibition. The streets surrounding the block that includes Art Square, 1025 S. First St., are set to close for tents and trucks with food, art and music. The theme for the show is “March for Art.”
11 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Music Arts Art The arts Painting Las Vegas metropolitan area Street History of painting
Atlanta prepares to move 12-ton, 374-foot long painting
Ed AdamczykFeb. 9 (UPI) -- The Atlanta History Center began a two-day project Thursday, moving a 12-ton, 374-foot long rolled-up painting depicting the Civil War's Battle of Atlanta.
40 points by UPI | American Civil War Oil painting Confederate States of America War Painting Civil war Atlanta Cyclorama History
Vote: Super Bowl party cartoon caption contest
Mike Thompson, the Free Press’ award-winning editorial cartoonist/animator, is drawing “caption this” sports cartoons.        
97 points by Detroit Free Press | English-language films Painting Newspaper American films Comic strip Michael Jackson
Nazi-themed cartoon of Trump & Bannon aboard ‘Titanic’ published by Chinese paper
The photo-editor of China Daily reportedly didn’t notice a Nazi link in a cartoon depicting President Donald Trump and his chief strategist Steve Bannon, with the latter wearing a red Nazi arm band as the pair stand together on the bow of the sinking Titanic. Read Full Article at
69 points by Russia Today | Painting Saatchi Gallery President of the United States Freedom of speech
Attendance dips, revenues rise at New Mexico state museums
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - A decision to raise ticket prices and eliminate some free-entrance days at New Mexico's world renowned state museums and historic sites has provided a boost in revenue to the state's cash strapped culture agency since the start of July. The changes also have been accompanied ...
1 points by The Washington Times | New Mexico English-language films Federal government of the United States Culture Mexico Santa Fe New Mexico Painting Narciso Gener Gonzales
Last Russian tsar’s portrait survives for almost 100 years on back of Lenin painting (VIDEO)
While they might have been enemies in real life, in a twist of fate, Tsar Nicholas II and the Bolshevik leader of 1917 October revolution, Vladimir Lenin, have been sharing one canvas for almost a century. Read Full Article at
3216 points by Russia Today | Russia Russian Empire Saint Petersburg Paint Vladimir Lenin Painting Soviet Union February Revolution
Hockney landscape fetches record $11.7M in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — A monumental landscape by David Hockney set an auction record for the British artist at Sotheby's contemporary art sale Thursday evening.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Yorkshire Landscape art Sotheby's David Hockney Painting Auction Bridlington United Kingdom
The Latest: Hockney landscape fetches record $11.7M in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Sotheby's contemporary art sale (all times local):
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Landscape art Painting Oil painting Panel painting Western painting David Hockney The Narrow England
What Rembrandt Did as a Teenager: 4 of His ‘Sense’ Works Are Reunited
The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England, is displaying this Dutch Master’s early allegorical depictions of sight, hearing, smell and touch together for the first time.
-1 points by The New York Times | Sense Painting Auction Oxford Dutch Golden Age painting History of painting Perception Bidding
Bel Air's 51st Festival for the Arts draws vendors, art-lovers Sunday
Families, young people and the artistically inclined filled the grounds of Bel Air's Shamrock Park and the surrounding streets to check out several hundred creative vendors for the town's 51st annual Festival for the Arts on Sunday. Some mused the day may have brought a somewhat thinner crowd this...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Harford County Maryland Ballet Festival Painting Havre de Grace Maryland A Little Bit Woman A Little Bit Longer
Cartoon caption contest: Detroit Lions fans
Mike Thompson, the Free Press’ award-winning editorial cartoonist/animator, is drawing “caption this” sports cartoons.        
113 points by Detroit Free Press | Painting Newspaper Comic strip Cartoon Cartoon Cartoons English-language films