Category Archives: Art

21Sep/21

Sm-ART NFT offers modern art masterpieces by Gabriel Dean Roberts for tokenised investment

Sm-ART NFT – the first platform of its kind to allow anyone, including the small investor, to buy, sell and take advantage of part ownership of fine works of art, sculptures and luxury jewellery using fractional tokens – is offering the chance for investors to purchase fractional shares in modern art masterpieces by Gabriel Dean Roberts. Continue reading

17Jul/21

Introducing The U.S. Tusk Lion Trail

The African Community and Conservation Foundation (ACCF) and Tusk are pleased to announce the launch of the U.S. Tusk Lion Trail, which is part of a high-profile international art installation in support of African people and conservation. Following the huge success and popularity of the Tusk Rhino Trail in 2018, the British charity (Tusk) will launch over 45 life sized lion sculpture trail onto the streets in iconic locations worldwide, on the 10th August 2021 (World Lion Day). Continue reading

18Jan/21

20,000m2 artwork GROW by Daan Roosegaarde highlights the beauty of agriculture

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Jan. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Daan Roosegaarde’s latest artwork GROW is an homage to the beauty and importance of agriculture. In the world film premiere GROW appears as a luminous dreamscape. Red and blue lights wash like waves over an enormous field surrounded by darkness. GROW is inspired by science exploring how certain “recipes” of light can improve plants’ growth and resilience. Continue reading

15Nov/20

2021 Lavazza Calendar: The New Humanity

In a changing scenario in which barriers and distancing between individuals, communities and nations become necessary, Lavazza is trying to build bridges between people, drawing them closer through the universal language of art, the one capable of speaking to the heart of us all. Its aim is to show human beings’ extraordinary resilience and generate feelings of hope that will make it possible to build a “New Humanity”. A wake-up call to individual sensibility in the hope that from this long and difficult period we may see the rebirth of a society that values solidarity, inclusion, tolerance and sustainable development, values that also guide Lavazza Group’s business. Read more

06Oct/17

Zimbabwean artist exhibits paintings of African life at London gallery

For her first solo show at The Tyburn Gallery in central London, Kudzanai-Violet Hwami began searching through old family photographs, taken from the 1970s to 1990s in Zimbabwe. She uses the images to create irreverent reflections on African life through oil and acrylic works that tell a semi-autobigraphical story in what became a personal quest for identity. Continue reading

08May/17

HIFA arts festival well attended despite Zimbabwe’s economic challenges

HARARE, ZIMBABWE (MAY 04, 2O17) (REUTERS – Hundreds showed up at this year’s Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) a major annual festival which opened on last week in Zimbabwe’s capital.
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10Apr/17

Eggshell carving Polish artist shows new Easter collection

A Polish artist shows his collection of Madonna images from around the world meticulously carved onto egg shells.
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