St. Louis Ice Skating Events Offer Fun in the Name of Violence Prevention | Art Stories & Interviews | st louis – 71Bait

click to enlarge Melvin Shannon LLC and Seb Ferko Photography DJ Reala’s son, Jaheim Stampley, skates in style. The Dellwood Recreation Center was the hangout for roller skaters on June 9th. The weather, while unpredictable, was not as hot as it is now. The outdoor rink’s smooth concrete surface hummed as 80 or more skaters … Read more

Dylan Miner Appointed Dean of Residential College in the Arts and Humanities | MSUtoday – 71Bait

Dylan Miner, a founding professor at Michigan State University’s Residential College in the Arts and Humanities, has been approved by the MSU Board of Trustees to be the dean of RCAH effective July 1. A full professor at RCAH, Miner has served as the college’s interim dean since July 2021, when longtime dean Stephen Esquith … Read more

Digital exhibit reveals buried secrets from Roman times uncovered by Duke archaeologists – 71Bait

This summer, a museum in Italy is showing the results of a six-year archaeological dig conducted by more than 20 of the Duke’s teachers and students. The exhibition, which opened recently at the Museo delle Antichita Etrusche e Italiche at Sapienza University in Rome, features finds from Vulci, an Etruscan and Roman archaeological site in … Read more

New artist-in-residence program at UMass Kinney Center explores Renaissance connections – 71Bait

Andrea Caluori may have grown up in the Bronx, but she developed a connection to nature and rural life at an early age thanks to attending many summer camps at Old Sturbridge Village, where she soaked up 1830s US history and some hands-on work experience collected with farm animals. Today Caluori uses that experience in … Read more

Kolmogorov’s compression complexity can distinguish different schools of orthodox iconography – 71Bait

Entropy and nine fractal parameters were used in examining the 1200 Byzantine icon images as well as artificially generated fractal surface (FS) images to validate our methodology. Create test images To validate the proposed approach, we generated 5 × 11 sets of generated images with fractal surfaces using an inverse FFT algorithm and fractal dimensions … Read more