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With the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics kicking off this week, immerse yourself in the spirit of the Games with a sports and art showcase in Nihonbashi. The district celebrates the biggest sports competition in the world with the Olympic Agora, an exclusive event featuring historic exhibitions and impressive contemporary works of art, from July 1 …

Makeup artist Mimi Choi’s facial art has gone viral with over 1.5 million views. When makeup artist Mimi Choi shared her latest Instagram post, fans and followers had a collective meltdown, and for good reason. Ms. Choi, who is based in Vancouver, Canada, is known for her amazing and unique optical illusion face designs. And …

Days before Disneyland’s July 17, 1955, opening celebration, TV viewers glimpsed the park and its attractions via a special episode of the weekly “Disneyland” show on ABC. “The Pre-Opening Report from Disneyland,” a fascinating historical record that today lives on the company’s Disney+ streaming service, included a look at the mechanical hippos and crocodiles of …

The animals came to walk two by two to the Beach Museum of Art. “Two by Two: Animal Pairs” features sets of animals depicted in different styles and media. Inspired by the theme of the American Library Association’s summer reading program “Tales and Tails” at the Manhattan Public Library, the pairs on display can teach …

A renowned Indigenous artist, activist and Yolngu leader, who has dedicated decades of her life to protecting the country where she grew up, has died at the age of 66. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are advised that permission has been granted to use the subject’s name. Key points: Dr B Marika AO is …

The nine competing log carving artists at Frederick’s Chainsaws and Chuckwagons say it’s not just about carefully selecting logs and have some insider tips. “I chose the log I made because it has everything I need for a few ideas that I pitched on,” said Once Upon a Log Owner and journaling competitor Justin Driver. …

Press Releases July 13, 2021 University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce and President Mark A. Richards today announced the selection of Sheila Edwards Lange, President of Seattle Central College, as Chancellor of the University of Washington Tacoma. His appointment, awaiting approval from the UW board of regents, is expected to begin on September 16. …

Meg Evans Lazare said her husband Peter Lazare’s ability as an artist surprised everyone, “even himself”. After all, she said, Long Island-born Lazarus used to analyze statistics by day for the Illinois Commerce Commission. See also: Former owner of Grab-A-Java is remembered for activism, artwork Lazarus wasn’t picky about what he worked with when it …

works of passion, 20 E. State St., worked hard to have an eventful and meaningful summer. Together with many local businesses and organizations, Passion Works extends its love for art to Athens and its people. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the artists at Passion Works couldn’t be together as much as usual; however, the pandemic did …

Sherwood Forest has been reimagined for the 21st century in Howard Cunnell’s powerful new novel. On a heavily forested island in the middle of an unnamed river, a community of outcasts and outsiders sought refuge from mainstream society, some living on rickety riverboats, others in tents and shacks. Several are contemporary counterparts of the legendary …