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Microsoft is working on a new Microsoft Edge-based Windows 11 app called “Designer” which appears to be a new service similar to Canva, a graphic design platform used to create social media graphics, presentations, posters, and more. Microsoft already has PowerPoint, a powerful tool for businesses or students to create presentations on any topic. Canva …

I started making music full time at the age of 18. Arctic Monkeys had just exploded and the idea that you could be from Sheffield and become a global superstar was floating in the air. I believed that if I worked hard enough, I could be a star too: it was only a matter of …

It took just five weeks for a beautiful mural done in Vancouver’s Chinatown to be defaced with the usual bubble tags you see around the city. The original work titled “Fu Lu Shou Xi” was created by Carolyn Wong and was located on the southeast corner of Main and Pender streets on the Ten Ren …

The latest addition to power platform is Microsoft Food Pages. At the annual Build a conferencethe company announced the preview of Microsoft Power Pages as a standalone software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform product that enables anyone, regardless of technical background, to build modern, data-driven websites and secure. Previously, Power Pages existed as a feature in Power Apps …

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS By Izzy Bonvini originally published: 05/29/2022 The art of non-war is Maria Niro’s magnificent documentary tribute to the life and work of Krzysztof Wodiczko, a prolific anti-war artist. The film will be available to stream worldwide Friday, June 3 on the 2022 New Jersey International Film Festival website, …

Although Stephen “Stretch” Armstrong enjoys spending his free time cruising the streets of Bell County on his motorcycle, he also knows the therapeutic power of arts and crafts. On Wednesday, Armstrong, a Killeen resident who served in the U.S. military for more than a decade, took part in Help Heal Veterans in Temple — an …

Vuse, the world’s leading vape brand**, and partner McLaren F1 Team, today unveiled a mural, created by an artist from Bogotá, Colombia, during one of the world’s most exclusive races, on the monaco by the sea at the Grimaldi Forum. The mural marks the last activity as part of the Motivated by change program, which …

Lajmi.net is a news organization whose explicit goal is to promote diversity and objectivity in modern journalism. One of the major complaints about journalism today is the blatant bias in daily news coverage. From all indications, it seems that the news media of the modern age do not care to hide their biases and report …

De Pere’s Josh Woods had a problem. After battling a dry, itchy beard and trying product after product on the market, nothing seemed to work. His wife, Amy, joined him in trying to find a solution. “Josh is a welder by trade,” Amy said. “He went bald at 22, and to regain his confidence he …

In “Voices from the Rez,” a new exhibit at the La Jolla Historical Society, 10 Native American artists from Southern California will show painting, sculpture, fashion, performance art, writing and music. One of the artists featured is Gerald Clarke, a concept and installation artist from Cahuilla, who said he’s grateful that an institution like La …

If you shop at Old Navy, you’re surely familiar with the legendary Flag Tees that are practically synonymous with summer – you probably wore one as a kid, as well as the Old Navy flip flops you picked up at the start of the season. That’s no surprise, since the Flag Tee has been an …

The FutureSounds Festival – an instrument builder extravaganza organized by the Cornell ReSounds Project, featuring guest builders and performers as well as newly designed instruments and compositions by Cornell students, took place May 13 at the Museum of art Herbert F. Johnson. “The goal of the festival was for attendees to encounter the unknown, musically …

Visual Concepts has finally confirmed that the WWE 2K22 Stand Back DLC will no longer feature Nash Carter after domestic abuse allegations against him came to light. However, fans aren’t exactly thrilled with the replacement they’ll be getting from the DLC now that Carter isn’t included in the content pack. WWE 2K22 has already revealed …

LEWISTON — Promotional products distributor Geiger has promoted Michael French and Johnathan Plummer to new roles and responsibilities. French has been promoted to web development manager in the corporate programs department. Dawn LaPrell, Director of Web and Operations, said: “After a decade of industry experience and working with our e-commerce provider, Mike has the knowledge …

We may receive a commission from purchases made through links on this page. Pricing and availability are subject to change. The collaboration you didn’t know you needed is here. (Photo: Puma) If you’re a certified coffee lover, Puma’s latest release is about to give you the same jolt as your daily cup of coffee. Sportswear …

Skidompha Library’s summer reading program is set to begin on Wednesday, June 1 with activities for youth and adults. Each year, the Summer Library Collaborative Program selects a nationally unified summer reading theme to promote and provide summer reading materials and ideas to state libraries. The goal is simple: to support literacy when school is …

Myles Perry is an honors student at Old Dominion University and a resident of Virginia Beach. (HANDOUT) Three years ago, I attended the Governor’s School for the Arts in Norfolk, which introduced me to the arts and music community of Hampton Roads. As a current honors student at Old Dominion University, I have remained engaged …

Content marketing has always been one of the most profitable activities for online businesses. By using content writing services and promotional strategies, a website can generate consistent traffic and secure continued sales. But what separates an average blog from a razor-sharp marketing machine? It’s the ability to reuse content across multiple channels. Here’s how you …

Lebanon (MNN) — As Lebanon the financial crisis worsens, people are not paid enough to buy food. Even highly educated men and women can’t get jobs who make enough money. International Horizons wants to help by connecting these people in Lebanon with businesses and ministries in the United States. Pierre Houssney says: “Some of my …

From May to October, 70-year-old Rita Collins can be found in the front seat of a white Sprinter van, crossing America. In this age of motorhomes and Instagram #vanlife photos, Collins’ ride is special. In the back of his van is a fully functional second-hand bookstore. As he stops in small towns across the United …

Island Grid emphasizes “production as a condition and process of generating discourse”, above the fundamental tasks of a museum such as collecting, research, exhibition and education. In the history of art, works have been produced according to societal and technological evolution. Today, the concept of production highlights the fact of art itself, collaborations with shared …

TORONTO — Leigh Adams has seen a steady increase in material to review since she began moderating user comments on websites about 14 years ago, but she says the volume has only exploded over the years, as the nature of the content has become so divisive that there is only one word for it: “Bonkers.” …

Several North American-based Adventist publications were recognized for their work in various categories at the Associated Church Press (ACP) “Best of the Church Press” awards*, held May 12, 2022. Winners in 78 categories, representing 67 organizations and 885 entries, highlighted the best in faith-based journalism produced in 2021. Several new categories were added this year, …

In the aftermath of their WWE suspension, Sasha Banks and Naomi had their merchandise removed from sale. As the fallout from Monday’s Sasha Banks/Naomi incident continues, it appears WWE is using a scorched earth policy in its attempts to punish the now former WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions. Not only have both women been suspended …

“Feria en el Canon”, Reyes Padilla. “Matriarch”, Darby Raymond-Overstreet. “Stair Chair”, Mick Burson. “Davetta”, Natalie Voelker. “Last Indian Market”, Cara Romero. Editor’s note: On the fourth Sunday of every month, Journal Arts editor Adrian Gomez tells the stories behind some of the hidden gems you can see across the state in “Gimme Five.” Art is …

Any new comic book business faces great pressure and expectations that come with trying to make a dent in a business dominated by two major players. But when the company’s title is Frank Miller Presents, well, expectations are just a bit higher. The new venture is named after one of comics’ most famous storytellers. Miller …

MANY trends on TikTok have left people wondering what they mean, the latest being the fake body trend. TikTok users are adding the term fake body in their captions on the popular app. 2 TikTok is a video sharing application launched in September 2016Credit: Getty Images – Getty What does fake body mean on TikTok? …

WHEELING – The Elm Grove Business Association, in partnership with Main Street Bank and Paree Insurance, is proud to present the first Grooving in the Grove. The event will take place from 3 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, May 21 at the YMCA of Elm Grove. Free entry. The YMCA is located at …

By Abby Whitt | Editor Brenda Lagsse puts a bit of herself into every paper craft she makes. Lagsse, who is legally blind, was not a craftsman before moving to Skyline Nursing Home and Rehab. Now she transforms her bedroom into an art studio every morning, with glue, markers, scissors and plenty of paper (of …

Education is the backbone of every individual. It transforms a person holistically by shaping their behaviors, preferences, skills, and mindset. The Indian education system is an ever-changing market. Since the pandemic outbreak, it has had its fair share of ups and downs. However, the resilient segment in its approach has been on the road to …

The Saluki AdLab, a student group dedicated to advertising and graphic design, is currently raising funds to create an on-campus memorial for Corydon Vine, an SIU alumnus and co-founder of AdLab who tragically passed away on March 12, 2022. Vine, who was 26 at the time of his death, graduated from SIU with a degree …

the Hollywood lawyer working with Hunter Biden recruited a team of more than 30 lawyers and investigators to probe the backstory of how a laptop containing years of personal and intimate emails and business records found its way to reporters and the authorities. The effort led by Kevin Morris, a maverick entertainment lawyer best known …

As any interior designer should be, Kelly Wearstler is passionate about detail. Her Instagram feed is full of perfectly crafted posts from Wearstler adding perfect style touches to her flawlessly crafted interiors: a bouquet of cherry blossom branches sits in a textured clear glass vase, verdant sprigs sit in a clay bowl geometric by artist …

Since 2019, Kristen Visbal, the artist behind the fearless girl statue that faced the iconic Wall Street charging bull, waged a legal battle against the company that funded the installation. Advertising agency McCann commissioned the sculpture as part of a marketing campaign for asset management firm State Street Global Advisors, which covered the production costs. …

A week in the life is a weekly Zikoko series that explores the labor struggles of Nigerians. It captures the very spirit of what it means to hustle in Nigeria and puts you in the shoes of the subject for a week. In this week A week in the life, I spoke with Chidera Nwagu, …

The new Prada Tropico pop-up experience at Neiman Marcus NorthPark Dallss. Photo courtesy of Neiman Marcus The Dallas-based retailer predicts a hot summer in 2022, at least when it comes to curated experiences leading to sizzling sales numbers. Launching this week includes three key pop-ups and an exclusive announcement of more to come in its …

It’s a classic northwest town, backed by vistas of snow-capped mountains to the east and west, criss-crossed by a legendary river and miles of Puget Sound shoreline. There are hiking trails, bike paths, cafes and breweries. But Everett, Washington also has its own unique charm that makes it a Northwest city like no other. Think: …

Wanda VisionThe first Disney+ premiere was a unique moment for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. For one thing, it was not only the first Phase 4 project, but also the very first series created by Marvel Studios. The show’s air of intrigue has fans theorizing and debating what might happen each week. Many still believe that …

For years, one of Facebook’s biggest problems has been its refusal to acknowledge how hated it is by the public. Users can keep their accounts open, but goodwill is rare. A stock sale made it harder to ignore. But don’t count Mark Zuckerberg just yet. Let’s get rid of the bad news first. Facebook, now …

The Monroe County Community College Foundation has awarded presidential scholarships to several area students: Kennedy Bowling, Elaney Fisher, Ty Grube, Hannah Kincaid, Emma Lloyd, Abby Rice, Ellie Sharpe, Alexander Thebolt, and Garret Thomas. The scholarships are to be used towards tuition and fees for the 2022-2023 academic year. –Bowling of Carleton, graduated in 2022 from …

The empty store units that stand in Oxford city center looked very different in 2008. Using our interactive chart, you can compare what empty stores looked like over ten years ago. You can compare the ways Debenhams, Topshop, NatWest, Office Outlet and Oxford Print Company have changed. READ MORE: Oxford has nine empty shops in …

of false dilemma department James Gannon, a Canadian intellectual property lawyer who works closely with the recording industry, recently posted a post on Facebook in which he attempts to separate the world into consumers who want freedom and creators who want control. The problem is that this is a totally false dichotomy. They are not …

Brand unification to be completed by early 2023 HOUSTON , May 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Brother and Sister Team Andy and Gale Singer will unify their brands under the iconic Visual Comfort & Co. name. Over the next few months, Circa Lighting showrooms will transform into Visual Comfort & Co. showrooms. By early 2023, the …

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (AFRL) – The STEM Full Throttle events on May 10, 2022 at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio, and May 12, 2022 at the National Museum of the United States Air Force, proved to be successful this year after two years without, due to the pandemic. the Air Force …

Cultural Connector, Volunteer Coordinator and Gift Shop Manager Joining the Gallery Mathilde Rohr is the new Cultural Connector. The Hearth Gallery is delighted to welcome the new member of its team, Mathilde Rohr. She joins us as a cultural connector linking the arts council and the community, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience. Mathilde …

This 500-year-old pine tree is the pride of the courtyard of the Omiya Bonsai Art Museum in Saitama Prefecture, Japan. (Joseph Ditzler/Stars and Stripes) Bonsai are a wonder of nature bent by the hand of man. But before your love for these living works of art prompts you to shell out a few yen and …

The latest National Family Health Survey -5 presents sobering data on the health of India’s youngest. Eighty-nine percent of children aged six to 23 months (under two years) do not receive a “minimum acceptable diet”. In Maharashtra, the proportion is higher; only 8.9% of this age group receive adequate nutrition. Malnutrition is not a new …

Alexis Thompson, a student at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, is the winner of this year’s People’s Choice Award at Embracing Our Differences’ 19th Annual Outdoor Juried Art Exhibition Celebrating Diversity . Thompson, who is studying graphic design, received $1,000 for her work titled “Threat?” The artwork depicts a young black man holding …

In early March, as industry insiders boarded their flights home and bid farewell to Paris, you heard that the French capital’s Fall/Winter 2022 shows were the last fashion shows of This year. But, admittedly, that wasn’t quite true as, from May 9-13, Australia is hosting its own series of parades and presentations. The Down Under …

INDIANAPOLIS — Watch out, they’re coming. Organizers of this summer’s All IN Music & Arts Festival have announced the lineup for the two-day, multi-stage event, and it includes big names in classical and contemporary music like Daryl Hall & John Oates, John Fogerty and Cage the Elephant. The festival will take place on Labor Day …

This weekend, one of the most ambitious commissioning projects in Australian history will take over Abbotsford Convent in Melbourne. The ANAM set is a series of 67 works by Australian composers, who were commissioned to write a six to eight minute piece of music for each of the 67 musicians trained at the Australian National …

The State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) collaborated with Dr. Shakuntala Misra National Rehabilitation University and teachers from the university’s hearing loss department developed sign language content for primary school textbooks. The State Council for Educational Research and Training (SCERT) collaborated with Dr. Shakuntala Misra National Rehabilitation University and teachers from the university’s …

This press release was originally issued by Release Wire Faringdon, United Kingdom — (Release Wire) — 05/09/2022 — Of all the supposed web design and development specialists, none stands out more than Xist2. Xist2 has long been recognized as a creative and efficient web design agency, but it’s the approach to designing and building the …

Open and close is an ongoing series Iwatching the comings and goings of businesses in south-central Alaska. If you know of a business opening or closing in the area, send a note to reporter Alex DeMarban at [email protected] with “Open & Shut” in the subject line. To open Kami Ramen: Three Malaysian friends opened this …

Fly into summer – Pick up a cut-out wooden butterfly from Avenue West Gallery and decorate it for display and/or sale until June. Must be returned to Avenue West by May 30. Open to artists of all ages. West Gallery Avenue, 907 W. Boone Ave., Suite B. $5. (509) 838-4999. Storytime Play and Learn – …

Ink People Center for the Arts has announced the FAR: Artists’ Resilience Mini-Grants. This year’s awards support the creative endeavors of 30 artists from Humboldt, Del Norte and Trinity counties, including work in visual arts exhibition and studio practice, arts education and program creation, makers, space building, mural painting, ceramics production, animation and short film …

Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms in the world with nearly 2 billion monthly active users. The reason for the app’s popularity lies in the visual content as well as the sense of accessibility to family, friends and celebrities that this app offers users. It is also a popular and convenient …

The Malibu Arts Commission had its opening reception at the Malibu City Gallery at Malibu City Hall for “Malibu Perception,” a photography exhibit featuring five local artists. Members of the community and members of the City Council attended the reception and had the opportunity to share, inspire and contribute to the conversations surrounding the photographs …

There are collectors of all kinds. Some people collect action figures, others collect stamps or coins. But right now, we’re fascinated by what claims to be the world’s largest collection of paper bags. That’s right; it’s a bold statement. But the anonymous collector has been posting images for a while on Instagram, and they keep …

From asparagus and a honey festival to carnival rides and bouncy houses, garden tours and punk rock, here’s a list of this weekend’s events in Northern California. San Joaquin Asparagus FestivalThe San Joaquin Asparagus Festival returns to the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in Stockton on Friday and Saturday from noon to 9 p.m. and Sunday …

Bullying has a long history in digital spaces, but being literally in front of virtual reality can make it a whole lot more real than on a flat screen. And the companies behind many of the most popular social VR apps don’t want to talk about it: Meta, as well as the most popular social …

“I never expected to go back to school in my thirties, let alone take a program that wasn’t even offered when I graduated in 2010. Although I guess that’s all due to how my life took a dramatic turn in 2019, the year my workplace closed and I had to make a choice: either stay …

The Dean of Students at the University College of Health Sciences, Dr. Barima Afrane urged all medicine counter assistants not to slack off in their efforts to deepen their knowledge in their field of discipline. He said they should constantly continue to learn, research and deepen their knowledge to ensure they were on top of …

Following Tuesday evening “Dreaming with Sarabande” benefit evening in New York, the Sarabande Foundation unveiled an artist-led rug collaboration with The Rug Company on Wednesday. The launch also takes place during and celebrates The Rug Company’s 25th anniversary. Entitled “The Sarabande Collection”, the program features five handcrafted rug designs from five independent creatives, which the …

Sheena Wagstaff often visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art in the 1980s when she was an art student, seeking refuge among the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas of the Asian Art Department. Her appointment in 2012 as the museum’s curator of modern and contemporary art brought the most overshadowed department of America’s leading museum an acclaimed program …

Archana Solanki, Tamanna Inamdar, Heena Gambhir, Griha Atul and Afrida Rahman Ali Mirror Now has unveiled its new visual identity as well as new content formats. In its new avatar, Mirror Now offers viewers an augmented news viewing experience. The channel has also revamped its on-air look with a relatable and improved color palette and …

In sight 52 walkerFrom April 8 to July 1, 2022New York Precision meets the edge of nonsense in rule me stronger, solo performance by Nora Turato at 52 Walker. Vibrant floor-to-ceiling painted murals are punctuated by seven enamel panels, each adorned with graphic lettering, the font bold and stretched and still barely legible. The text …

Since his youth, Boston-based singer-songwriter Isabelle Farmer was an itinerant creative. As you would expect from an aspiring songwriter and musician, she grew up performing in choir recitals. As Farmer danced and did gymnastics, she knew singing was her calling. “Music is the one thing I never got tired of,” she said in a recent …

In celebration of the “Deep Routes” documentary radio series, Metro Art Presents and dublab are hosting a free live event at Union Station on Saturday, May 7 from 4-8 p.m. With live performances, DJ sets and installations that reflect the fabric of Los Angeles, the event highlights the wide range of voices from the first …

In the current era of digitalization, there is no denying that videos are far more effective in conveying the message through any social media platform. Referring to AI videos, it is estimated that delivering messages through visuals is 49% more effective than plain text. Therefore, we are seeing more visuals on social media platforms that …

About Wenzhou-Kean University Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU), located in Wenzhou, China, one of three Chinese-American universities along with NYU Shanghai and Duke Kunshan University, is approved by the Ministry of Education of China. Launched in 2012, WKU offers a unique higher education model in partnership with Kean University, a comprehensive public university in the state of …

By Heather GravesEditor DE PERE – Joy St. Pierre didn’t know when she made the decision to quit her office job to start doing henna, she would continue to use it 13 years later.“I used to hate working in a cube under fluorescent lights, but now I have a 10×10 cube outside with a breeze,” …

For a world-famous art figure, Noah Purifoy’s namesake art museum in Joshua Tree isn’t easy to find. From 29 Palms Highway, the main thoroughfare, you head north out of town through increasingly sparse neighborhoods, making a series of turns as street signs say “Pavement Ends.” The last two blocks, although still cobbled, are so bumpy …

Steve Higgins acknowledges that one aspect of the soon-to-open Bob Dylan Center won’t make everyone who sees it happy. Even a simple description is enough to trigger quite heated debates. This is an exhibit, drawn from the more than 100,000 items that make up the Bob Dylan Archive, designed to give visitors a deeper insight …