Super Bowl 2020 - the ads are rolling in, here...

Super Bowl 2020 - the ads are rolling in, here are some favorites so far! (Porsche, Amazon Alexa, TurboTax, Michelob Ultra, Sodastream, Snickers) (Want more? See and [Author: submitted]
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Yep, finally got bored with just putting down colors and thinking about them - so maybe time to add a bit more interest. To learn another artist’s view of green (although Viridian green is one I got rid of a long time ago because it’s gritty on the palette and brush and I didn’t like the feel of it), go over to what Laure Fileta says on her blog, paintedthoughtsblog.   [Author: RH Carpenter]
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COME FROM AWAY To Open In Sydney August 2020

The worldwide smash hit and Tony and Olivier award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will open at Sydney's State Theatre on Saturday 8 August 2020. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Sydney, Tony, Olivier, BWW News Desk, State Theatre

Learn How to Use the Best Ways for Artists on Self-promotion

The facts are without marketing and promotion what you have is a pleasant hobby The post Learn How to Use the Best Ways for Artists on Self-promotion appeared first on Art Marketing News |... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Star Wars Insects

Series of illustrations features imaginary bugs and insects designed to look like creatures from the Star Wars universe. “Arthropoda Iconicus” by Richard Wilkinson, creator of Cartoon Insects. Also check out: Star Wars Dogs
Tags: Design, Inspiration, Richard Wilkinson

VIDEO: BEETLEJUICE Fan Releases a 'Diss Track' at the Request of Alex Brightman

A fan of Beetlejuice the Musical has released a diss track on YouTube, at the request of Alex Brightman himself [Author: Stage Tube]
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VIDEO: Watch the Original Storyboard Sequence For 'Into the Unknown' From FROZEN 2

Get a peek into the Frozen 2 animation studio with this all new video from Disney See how this sequence from Frozen 2 evolved from storyboard to final frame, featuring the song aoeInto the Unknowna written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez Robert Lopez. [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Disney, Stage Tube, Kristen Anderson Lopez Robert Lopez

Beautiful Soft Pastel Flower Paintings By Vera Kavura

Vera Kavura is a Ukrainian artist who is known for her realistic soft pastel flower paintings. Pastel drawings are widely accepted for their blending abilities. It could be used with wet and dry techniques. Flowers can be easily painted with soft pastels. One can make great effects on this medium. There are only very few successful artists who use this medium to draw. Recently I came across the paintings of Vera Kavura on Instagram. Her paintings were quite beautiful and show great skill in the ...
Tags: Art, Pastel, Pastel Flower Paintings, Vera Kavura

2 Day Sale at Michael’s! 70% Off Canvas & Belmont Frames, Siser Vinyl $9.99 & More!

Hurry, there is a a great Michael’s deal this weekend. 2 Day Sale at Michael’s! 70% Off Canvas & Belmont Frames and more at Michael’s.  Free Store Pickup! Also get 20% Off your Entire Order including Sale Items (excluding Doorbusters) with code 20MAKE2120     Don’t forget Michaels also takes competitors coupons! Learn some awesome tips... Read More Read more about 2 Day Sale at Michael’s! 70% Off Canvas & Belmont Frames, Siser Vinyl $9.99 & More!
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The key to an organized wardrobe lies in just having a better designed hanger

I imagine YD sees at least 5 hanger redesigns each year, each better than the previous one, either improving on its strength, its eco-friendliness, or its function. I said these very words exactly a year ago as we featured the first edition of the Hurdle Hanger. the first edition of Hurdle Hanger (Hurdle Hanger for Pants) aimed at being the best way to organize/hang your pants. The Hurdle Hanger 1.0 could hang pants in a way that conserved space, saved loads of time, and kept the pants wrinkle...
Tags: Deals, Design, Shop, Product Design, Accessories & Fashion, Hanger, Hurdle Hanger, Swen Hong

Upcoming CD Releases for February 2020

Check out the latest in upcoming releases of Broadway and theatre related CDs for February, 2020.
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East-West Expressway

Group Exhibition ‘East-West Expressway’ Hyun Jung Ahn, Chris Ashley, Michael Brennan, Yasunari Izaki, Hilda Shen January 21st-February 14th, 2020, Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn Opening Thursday, January 23, 5-8PM
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Decomposed: K. Haskell

Decomposition is a process where elements are broken down further and are recycled back into nature. Imagery of decomposition has often become indigestible to the human psyche, mainly due to the grotesque essence of the process. The artist K. Haskell has chosen decomposition as a subject matter and as an...Read more »
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Civil rights era photographer Doris Derby: ‘If people were being so brave, it was the least I could do’

Ahead of a UK exhibition of her work, the activist and former academic discusses capturing everyday realities of southern black lives• See a gallery of Doris Derby’s photographsDoris Derby has had a productive 81 years. She’s been an elementary-school teacher, a photographer and a civil rights activist. She has founded theatre groups and been a professor of anthropology. “I like to say, I’ve worn a lot of different hats,” she tells me with a laugh one morning last week on the phone from her home...
Tags: Art, Photography, UK, America, Culture, Art and design, Derby, Margate, Civil rights movement, Black Lives Matter Movement, Atlanta Georgia, Turner Contemporary, Doris Derby

Read Me Like a Book: 30 Years of Dobbin Books

Pratt Library presents Read Me Like a Book: 30 Years of Dobbin Books, a retrospective exhibit of acclaimed artist and Pratt Faculty member Robbi Ami Silverberg. The show celebrates the 30th anniversary of Silverberg’s artist book studio, Dobbin Books. Over the course of 30 years, Dobbin Books has published over...Read more »
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Concepts From Future Past: Autobianchi Runabout

Revealed at the 1969 Turin Motor Show, Bertone showed off this wild ride which looks a bit like what might have happened if Speed Racer’s Mach 5 mated with a powerboat. h/t: 95octane The car was designed by Marcello Gandini, and was powered by mid- mounted 1.1L Fiat 128 engine and matching 4-speed gearbox. Beyond its funky wedge shape and low profile, one of the most unusual design elements of the... Source
Tags: Design, Technology, Cars, Fiat, Retro, Futuristic, Concept, Mach, Marcello Gandini, Bertone, Turin Motor Show Bertone

This rhino knows how to look sharp and keep your knives sharp!

As an Industrial Designer, this isn’t the kind of Rhinoceros I usually find myself talking about (designer joke alert), but Ototo’s new knife sharpener is both creative and wholesome at the same time!Blade is a knife-sharpener that assumes the avatar of the humble, gentle rhinoceros. The sharpener’s broad base makes it perfect for securely placing on your kitchen counter, while the two horns on the rhino’s snout come with honing steel plates that help keep your knives razor-sharp while adding a ...
Tags: Deals, Kitchen, Design, Rhino, Product Design, Rhinoceros, OTOTO, Blade, Knife Sharpener, Lilach Eytan

LEGO Note Bricks For Your Note-Taking Needs

Tired of plain and boring note sheets? These colorful LEGO note sheets, which looks like a LEGO baseplate on one side, and a blank writing surface on the other, might be just for you. More: Amazon h/t: neatorama, theawesomer As part of LEGO’s new stationery collection, the LEGO Note Bricks is sold in 224 sheets in blue/green or yellow/orange color schemes. This product will ship in April 2020... Source
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This Brexit Mug By Lee Cartledge Is Completely Useless

The UK has officially left the European Union after 47 years of membership – and more than three years after it voted to do so in a referendum. The historic moment was marked by both celebrations and anti-Brexit protests. North Yorkshire potter Lee Cartledge has designed a commemorative Brexit mug that cannot be used and therefore “sums up the whole Brexit negotiations”. More: Source
Tags: UK, Design, European Union, Humor, North Yorkshire, Brexit, Mug, Lee Cartledge

From Stage to Screen: Elton John Gets Another Chance at Oscars Gold

Throughout his incredible career, Elton John has earned fiveGrammy Awards, fiveBrit Awards, twoGolden Globe Awards, aTony Award, aDisney Legendsaward, aKennedy Center Honor, and oneAcademy Award. On Sunday night one Oscar could be come two. The beloved musician of stage, screen and radio was nominated for his fourth Academy Award last month, this time for his new song from Rocketman, 'I'm Gonna Love Me Again'. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Beautiful Pics Of Madonna Photographed In Alphabet City, NYC By Richard Corman In 1982

Richard Corman had just finished an apprenticeship with Richard Avedon in 1982 and was referred to Madonna by his mother who was casting Martin Scorsece’s The Last Temptation of Christ. h/t: At the time, Madonna was an aspiring dancer, actress, and singer. She had auditioned for the movie and Richard’s mother saw something special in the unknown Madonna that her son could capture on film... Source
Tags: Photography, Music, Design, NYC, Madonna, Retro, Richard, Christ, 1980s, Richard Avedon, Richard Corman, Martin Scorsece

VIDEO: Go Inside Week Two of the Rehearsal Room For London's BE MORE CHILL

Rehearsals are underway for the UK premiere of viral hit musical Be More Chill. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: UK, London, Theatre, BWW News Desk

Mark O’Neill Captures Fantastic Images Of Ghastly Soviet Brutalist Monuments Scattered Around Post-Yugoslavian Balkan States

According to a photographer Mark O’Neill: “Following a dark journey of discovery through the former lands of Yugoslavia, Spomeniki presents a visionary series of monuments with unique shape, form, and texture. Exploring the landscape of a broken dream, the imagination brings these lonely monuments akin to those of an ancient civilization, buried by the sands of time. Source
Tags: Photography, Design, Communism, Soviet, Monuments, Yugoslavia, ERA, Mark O'Neill, Balkan States, Yugoslavia Spomeniki

Creative Solutions People Came Up With To Try To Protect Themselves From Coronavirus

The coronavirus is spreading further and further every day, prompting the World Health Organization to declare a global emergency. There are now thousands cases of people infected with the virus in China, at least 213 have died due to the illness, and the sickness has now spread to 19 countries around the globe. So it’s natural that people want to protect themselves and their loved ones. However... Source
Tags: Design, Medicine, China, World Health Organization, Epidemic, Coronavirus

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

Mesmerizing footage of the sun, health benefits from magic mushrooms, the history of food photography and more 29 Nigerian English Phrases Added to the Oxford English Dictionary The latest update to the Oxford English Dictionary includes 29 words, phrases and colloquialisms from Nigerian English—most of which have been used for decades, and have been adopted by English-speakers elsewhere. Some words already exist in English, but …
Tags: Photography, Video, Space, Design, Technology, News, China, Cars, San Francisco, Architecture, The Sun, Portland, Mushrooms, Dictionary, Linkaboutit, Food Photography

VIDEO: Watch Joe Iconis Take the Stage at Lincoln Center's American Songbook Concert

Lincoln Center's acclaimed American Songbook series is back in its 21st season and you can tune in to watch live Tonight, February 1, Broadway's own Joe Iconistakesthe stage at 830 pm ET. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Lincoln Center, BWW News Desk, Joe Iconistakesthe

40 Designs That Are So Bad That It’s Hard To Believe Someone Came Up With Them

This New Wall Art In My Office Reddit Human beings don’t always build things to last. Sometimes, they make such obvious mistakes that casual observers can’t believe they didn’t notice their design flaws from the get-go. Alas, we’re all flawed and most of us have a blind spot when it comes to the things we’re involved in. Nonetheless, bad designs are a lot of fun to look at and laugh at. Source
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Here Are The 30 Best Photos That NASA’s Curiosity Has Taken After 7 Years On Mars

Here’s how Curiosity looked 7 years ago and now For a long time, Mars seemed like a frontier that’s untouchable. And while yes, no human has walked on the planet’s red surface, we, as humanity, have reached the planet through the sturdy wheels of Mars rovers. More: NASA, Instagram h/t: demilked Ripples On Surface Of Martian Sand Dune From Sojourner to Spirit, from Opportunity to Curiosity... Source
Tags: Photography, Design, Nasa, Mars, Curiosity

Photographer Tom Hegen Captures Breathtaking Futuristic Photos Of Dutch Greenhouses At Night

German photographer Tom Hegen, who specializes in aerial photography, recently traveled to the Netherlands to document the country’s LED greenhouses. According to the United Nations, the world’s population will grow from today’s 7.5 billion people to 10 billion in 2050. And as natural resources like farmland and water become scarce, feeding the world will become an even greater challenge. Source
Tags: Photography, Design, Led, Netherlands, United Nations, Night, Greenhouses, Tom Hegen

Photographer Mirko Nahmijas Reveals The ‘Star Wars’ Architecture Of Soviet Belgrade

With his series, Minimal Belgrade, Serbian photographer Mirko Nahmijas brings an original perspective to his city. Built in the mid-twentieth century before the dissolution of Yugoslavia and the rise of the USSR, the buildings in these photographs bear witness to another time. But far from being an ode to the past, Minimal Belgrade highlights the futurist esthetic of these old constructions. More: Source
Tags: Star Wars, Photography, Design, Ussr, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, Minimalism, Brutalism, Mirko Nahmijas

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