Arts Express: May 19, 2022 | news – 71Bait

Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival seeks director WINOOSKI — The Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival begins a search for a new executive director. Robert Whipple has held the post for the past year and will be stepping down for a new position at the Yale Summer School of Music/Norfolk Festival. Jody Woos, LCMF’s ED from … Read more

Sarah Jenkins’ passion for drone photography was sparked during the COVID lockdown. Now she’s an award-winning creative – 71Bait

The sun beats down on Sarah Jenkins’ right shoulder as her daughter lifts her into a sling chair by the pool. Her hands curl and grip the bars as she is lifted into the air and swung around. Her toes find the water first, then her knuckles, then all but her green eyes dive below … Read more

Pamplin Media Group – Clackamas County’s Elle Crée is thriving during a pandemic – 71Bait

The paint-by-numbers shop draws national attention from Oprah Winfrey, The Washington Post It’s not often that a Milwaukie-based company makes an appearance on Oprah Winfrey’s “All American” O List. And it’s rare that the owner of the same Clackamas County-based business has also been interviewed for a Washington Post article. But Elle Crée founder and … Read more

Pamplin Media Group – Clackamas County’s Elle Crée is thriving during a pandemic – 71Bait

The paint-by-numbers shop draws national attention from Oprah Winfrey, The Washington Post It’s not often that a Milwaukie-based company makes an appearance on Oprah Winfrey’s “All American” O List. And it’s rare that the owner of the same Clackamas County-based business has also been interviewed for a Washington Post article. But Elle Crée founder and … Read more

Rarely seen paintings by JRR Tolkien depict a lush ‘Lord of the Rings’ landscape | Smart Messages – 71Bait

Extract from Tolkien Conversation with Smaug1937 Courtesy of Tolkien Estate / © The Tolkien Estate Limited In his high fantasy novels, British author JRR Tolkien combined his academic training in languages ​​and his love of storytelling to create Middle-earth, a fictional continent populated by wizards, elves, orcs, dragons, hobbits, talking trees and other mythical creatures … Read more

Surrealist Painting for Jack Crouch by Cameron University Selected for Judged Art Show | community news – 71Bait

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Cheerful & invigorating: Corners Gallery welcomes the works of painter Ellen Weider | art – 71Bait

ITHACA, NY – Though it’s hard to tell from afar, longtime New York painter Ellen Weider seems to have found a distinctive, if humble, and certainly niche place in the crowded landscape of contemporary abstraction. Working mainly on linen and with pronounced graphite lines as well as areas of acrylic and sometimes gouache, Weider constructs … Read more

Double Exhibitions | Loretto Museum with works of art by 3 painters, 1 potter | features – 71Bait

LORETTO, Pa. – An exhibition of artists who capture the world as they see it is on display at the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in Loretto. The exhibition Something 4 Everyone is on view at the Sullivan Gallery through June 5 and The Found Voice in Art is on view at the Margery Wolf-Kuhn … Read more

Thousands of Andrew Wyeth paintings have never been seen by the public – until now | Smart Messages – 71Bait

Foxgrass under Adams and 7,000 other works by Andrew Wyeth are now available to museums, researchers and the public. Wyeth Foundation for American Art Collection © 2022 Andrew Wyeth/Artist Rights Society (ARS) For seven decades, the realist painter Andrew Wyeth created haunting scenes of American life, from the harsh, wintry landscapes of Maine to the … Read more

A photographer and a painter inspire each other at the State of the Art Gallery | art – 71Bait

ITHACA, NY – Ithaca’s cooperative State of the Art Gallery (SoAG) recently hosted an informal public discussion with members Ileen Kaplan and David Watkins. The occasion was her two-person exhibition “Double Vision”, which was on view until May 1st. A rarity during the pandemic era of gallery visits, the event attracted local artists and others … Read more