Open source encyclopedia summarizes 10,000 years of Indian art history in one place | news – 71Bait

From prehistoric Bhimbetka cave paintings to the works of contemporary art stars such as Atul Dodiya and Shilpa Gupta, India has a rich cultural heritage dating back over 10,000 years. So it came as a surprise to one of the country’s leading collectors, businessman and philanthropist Abhishek Poddar, that there was not a single source … Read more

The fascinating story behind hunting lures, an American folk art form – 71Bait

Lures originate from human efforts to attract waterfowl. Whether hunting with nets, traps, or firearms, hunters valued decoys just as much as boats, blinds, and shotguns. As weapons improved and populations increased in the late 19th century, more people hunted waterfowl for food and sport, and demand for bait grew. The art of the lure … Read more

The fascinating story behind hunting lures, an American folk art form – 71Bait

Lures originate from human efforts to attract waterfowl. Whether hunting with nets, traps, or firearms, hunters valued decoys just as much as boats, blinds, and shotguns. As weapons improved and populations increased in the late 19th century, more people hunted waterfowl for food and sport, and demand for bait grew. The art of the lure … Read more

Ipswich’s own: Arthur Wesley Dow on exhibition | news – 71Bait

IPSWICH – Essex County has its own hidden gem of the art world and American art history in Arthur Wesley Dow, artist, educator and “influencer” who painted iconic scenes on the North Shore, founded the Ipswich Summer School of Art and even taught art to young people Georgia O’Keeffe. Dow is doing justice these days … Read more

As conversations about NFTs multiply, there are many lessons about algorithmic collaboration – 71Bait

Located on Main East-West Street in Marfa, Texas, Art Blocks home/gallery is nestled between an upscale fixed price restaurant and a church. With four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a large yard, and a detached garage, it’s quite a large home for the city. It would be fairly unremarkable were it not for the large mural on … Read more