Opinion: Art as an investment hedge returns amidst inflation and choppy markets – 71Bait

Pablo Picasso’s “Guitare sur une table” from 1919 was re-released for the first time in 75 years.Michael Bowles/Getty Images Gus Carlson is a New York-based columnist for The Globe and Mail The numbers were staggering even for makers in the thin air of the world’s art markets. Christie’s New York’s fall auction of Microsoft co-founder … Read more

The Art Center Waco offers a glimpse into Cameron’s art collection – 71Bait

Waco art fans can get a taste of the art collection bequeathed to Art Center Waco by benefactor Flora Cameron Crichton, starting Thursday, with the opening of an exhibit showcasing some of those works. A Peek at the Cameron Collection features 26 paintings, prints, and drawings by artists working in 20th-century New Mexico and a … Read more

The National Gallery announces Asian tour – 71Bait

Botticelli to Van Gogh: Masterpieces from the National Gallery – a new exhibition featuring 52 paintings by artists including Raphael, Titian, Caravaggio, Rembrandt, Constable, Monet and Van Gogh – will tour Asia in 2023 and early 2024. As the gallery prepares for NG200 – its one-year bicentennial celebration on May 10, … Read more

Scott County Historical Society Welcomes New Executive Director | Jordan – 71Bait

The Scott County Historical Society has welcomed a new executive director to its organization. Bill Mercer recently assumed the position on October 17th. In less than a month, Mercer is already engaged in his role as Executive Director and has exciting plans for the future of SCHS. Prior to taking this job, Mercer held a … Read more

Vancouver artist Rodney Graham’s “tantalizingly hilarious” work was a highlight of the Venice Biennale – 71Bait

Rodney Graham was one of Canada’s most internationally recognized artists, exhibiting throughout North America and Europe.John Lehmann/The Globe and Mail Rodney Graham was a brilliant artist known for his unique ability to combine an encyclopedic knowledge of art, literature and popular culture with humor. Mr. Graham, who died of cancer on October 22 in Vancouver … Read more

News from the Jeffersonville Township Library | Clark County – 71Bait

The Jeffersonville Township Public Library has two locations. The Jeffersonville Library is located at 211 E. Court Ave., Jeffersonville (Main Branch) and the Clarksville Library (Clarksville Branch) is located at 1312 Eastern Blvd., Clarksville. Events in November crochet club The Clarksville Branch Library is hosting the Crochet Club on Friday, November 4 from 11:00 am … Read more

News from the Jeffersonville Library, November 1 | Clark County – 71Bait

The Jeffersonville Township Public Library has two locations. The Jeffersonville Library is located at 211 E. Court Ave., Jeffersonville (Main Branch) and the Clarksville Library (Clarksville Branch) is located at 1312 Eastern Blvd., Clarksville. Events in November crochet club The Clarksville Branch Library is hosting the Crochet Club on Friday, November 4 from 11:00 am … Read more

Opinion: A new art gallery in Vancouver would be a boon for the culture – and the economy – 71Bait

Conceptual artist Wendy Williams Watt moves a large love ball outside of the Vancouver Art Gallery to celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, 2017.DARRYL DYCK/The Globe and the Mail Vancouver needs a new art gallery. It’s time. The concept has been on the table for about two decades — and now there’s a lot … Read more

News from the Jeffersonville Library | Clark County – 71Bait

The Jeffersonville Township Public Library has two locations. The Jeffersonville Library is located at 211 E. Court Ave., Jeffersonville (Main Branch) and the Clarksville Library (Clarksville Branch) is located at 1312 Eastern Blvd., Clarksville. Events in November crochet club The Clarksville Branch Library is hosting the Crochet Club on Friday, November 4 from 11:00 am … Read more

Art Enriches Mohawk Artist’s Life | replacement messages – 71Bait

They say art mimics life, or some variation of it. Such is the case of Kory Parkin, who resides in the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory. Well, at least the art part. In Parkin’s case, art enriches his life. The 39-year-old was born in Toronto but moved back to his mother’s home on the reservation when he … Read more