Naila Art Gallery’s Saudi Crafts exhibition reflects a changing nation – 71Bait

JEDDAH/RIYADH: As the sun set on Friday night, people gathered on the Jeddah Art Promenade to enjoy the Saudi National Day celebrations. The nation’s dark green and white flag was flying everywhere, and many children were dressed appropriately. Some women wore crystals on their faces while others dressed in abayas to complement the theme. Men … Read more

Allegra Kirkland, OC ’12, Teen Vogue Politics Director Talks Journalism – The Oberlin Review – 71Bait

Allegra Kirkland, OC ’12, is the Political Director at Teen Vogue. During her time at Oberlin, Kirkland served as news editor and editor-in-chief of the review. Before joining Teen Vogue, Kirkland worked as a reporter and managing editor for Talking points memoan independent news organization dedicated to reporting on politics and public policy. This interview … Read more

Never too old to get active in Harker Heights | community – 71Bait

There’s always something going on at Harker Heights Recreation Center, with some active seniors available on Wednesday mornings for watercolor classes and a game or two of Scrabble. The list of activities is long and varied, and many who wish to take advantage of the programs bring a friend or two. Recreation Center Manager Nichole … Read more

Coloring for adults – 71Bait

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Black women artists speak out about what they say is a lack of support in Madison – 71Bait

Artist Mary Gill is still learning how ingrained racism is in America. She immigrated to the United States decades ago from Trinidad and Tobago. Her art reflects her heritage – paintings depicting ordinary scenes of black people. “As a foreigner in a country that was foreign to me, I personalized it. I said, ‘Maybe there’s … Read more

Happy crowds of Damien Hirst fans attended the IRL conclusion of the artist’s NFT experiment. Here’s what they had to say – 71Bait

Excitement was in the air at London’s Newport Street Gallery on Thursday night. But the crowds of visitors excitedly chatting or snapping photos of the exhibition were not the usual art crowd, and this was certainly no ordinary vernissage. It was a “community event” to preview the exhibition of “The Currency”, Damien Hirst’s first NFT … Read more

The mystical landscape of AlUla reverberates with music on National Day – 71Bait

JEDDAH/RIYADH: As the sun set on Friday night, people gathered on the Jeddah Art Promenade to enjoy the Saudi National Day celebrations. The nation’s dark green and white flag was flying everywhere, and many children were dressed appropriately. Some women wore crystals on their faces while others dressed in abayas to complement the theme. Men … Read more