Life News (Arts & Humanities)

Add to Favorites | Subscribe | Share

Filters:

  • (Press "esc" to clear)

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Historian David Oshinsky on “Bellevue: A Look Back at America’s Most Storied Hospital”—Nov. 28

New York University historian David Oshinsky will deliver “Bellevue: A Look Back at America’s Most Storied Hospital”—a public lecture—on Tues., Nov. 28.

Science

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

art & design, art, Art History, paintin, old masters, Terahertz

Imaging Technique Unlocks the Secrets of 17th Century Artists

david-citrin_7357.jpg

The secrets of 17th century artists can now be revealed, thanks to 21st century signal processing. Using modern high-speed scanners and the advanced signal processing techniques, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology are peering through layers of pigment to see how painters prepared their canvasses, applied undercoats, and built up layer upon layer of paint to produce their masterpieces.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Library Collection Highlights Decades of Social Justice by Quaker Group

AFSC_0077_0009_001_Cover-314x406.jpg

American Friends Service Committee has donated years of archives from its time in the Chicago region.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

UIC Filmmakers Honored with Awards to Fund New Films

DG16_02_11_038-387x258.jpg

Awards will fund two films by UIC professors, one by Jennifer Reeder and the other by Deborah Stratman.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

shipping container, Art Installation, Criminal Justice, global conversations, police abuse, police brutality, High Tech

Public Art Initiative ‘Portals’ at Cal State Dominguez Hills Invites Engagement in Criminal Justice Dialogues, Other Conversations Across the Globe

“Portals,” the global public art initiative created by Shared Studios, has chosen California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) as its new Los Angeles location, starting Nov. 14 through the end of the fall 2017 semester. “Portals” are mobile art installations housed in gold painted shipping containers equipped with immersive audio-visual technology, which enables participants to engage in live and full-bodied Criminal Justice Dialogues and other conversations with people in identical shipping containers across the globe.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

art, California art, Museums, Buck Collection, Donations

UCI Receives Unparalleled California Modern Art Trove

An exquisite but long-hidden collection of California art has been given to the University of California, Irvine by the trust of Gerald E. Buck, a Newport Beach developer.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Thanksgiving, History, Food, Holiday

This Thanksgiving, Forget About the Food

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Islamophobia , Islam, University of Birmingham, UK, Racism

A New National Effort Needed to Tackle the ‘Muslim Penalty’ – Report

The report urges the government to adopt a new definition of Islamophobia as “anti-Muslim racism”, and recommends that society take more responsibility to call out and report hateful rhetoric and prejudice.

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

art, arts, Higher Education, Visual Arts, media arts

CSU Students Showcase Visual Arts Talents to Industry Pros

MAF.jpg

Visual arts students from across California convened at California State University, Dominguez Hills for a special opportunity to present their work in front of entertainment industry leaders at the 27th annual CSU Media Arts Festival (MAF).

Life

Arts and Humanities

Channels:

Visual Arts, visual arts residency, arts, Arts And Humanities, Galleries, Artist in Residence, Mingei Museum

Anna Sew Hoy Selected as Inaugural Artist in Residence at UC San Diego

AnnaSewHoyPhotobyMilanZrnicforDoubleMagazine.jpg

A renowned artist, Anna Sew Hoy will both practice her craft as well as mentor and instruct UC San Diego students during a critical stage of their artistic development.







Chat now!