Where to see exhibits at art galleries in the Washington area – 71Bait

Comment on this story comment The first puzzle of the Kreeger Museum’s “Perplexity” is “Where is it?”. Works by seven former Hamiltonian Artworks grantees are scattered in galleries filled mostly with items from the permanent collection — and even installed in a fireplace where Amy Boone-McCreesh’s Good Luck Charms hangs. The aim is to relate … Read more

Where you get free gifts, give back for the holiday – 71Bait

While last-minute shoppers head to the mall to check off everything on their Christmas lists, some Delaware-area nonprofits and charities are helping the less fortunate to decorate their Christmas trees with gifts. Members of the Delaware Salvation Army have been erecting “angel trees” at Christiana Mall and other locations in recent weeks to provide free … Read more

Get the edge in your creative practice by signing up for free Adobe MAX online today – 71Bait

From Photoshop to Premiere Pro, Illustrator to XD, Adobe software is the beating heart of the creative professions. So if you’ve never attended Adobe MAX, you’re really missing out. This annual event, taking place October 18-20, is a colorful showcase of the latest updates and enhancements to Adobe tools, giving you unbeatable insights into how … Read more

The Washington Rallying the Troops at Monmouth painting strikes a chord – 71Bait

In the summer of 1937, shortly after his family donated the painting Washington Rallying the Troops at Monmouth to the Monmouth County Historical Association, Walter B. Howe wrote a series of letters expressing his satisfaction with the decision. “We are very pleased that this painting has found a home with the Monmouth County Historical Association … Read more

Coastland Center mall in Naples is getting a 20ft mural to promote local art – 71Bait

Of course, if Southwest Florida is so artistic, why can’t people see its art more often than at fleeting festivals? Now they can. Two art galleries are now dedicated exclusively to Southwest Florida art. His newest, the Coco Art Gallery at the Coastland Center in Naples, just got its own literal billboard: a 60-by-15-foot mural … Read more

Lt. gov. Crouch, OCRA awards over $728,000 to 10 properties – 71Bait

Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs announced Thursday that 10 properties will be awarded $728,671 under the Historic Renovation Grant Program. The program is designed to preserve and rehabilitate historic buildings to further promote downtown economic development throughout Indiana. “As we move forward as a state, it’s important … Read more