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Entries by Priscilla Frank from 09/2012

The Week In Arts & Culture: Cat Videos, Google Doodles And Romney's Reality (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.02.2012 | Arts

This week on the Huffington Post Arts & Culture, we watched cat vids in public for once, celebrated Google doodles and learned what's next for our fav...

Swiss Painter Miriam Cahn On Her Upcoming Exhibition 'Lachen Bei Gefahr' At Badischer Kunstverein, Germany (PHOTOS, INTERVIEW)

Posted 09.03.2012 | Arts

Miriam Cahn is known to create works crawling on her hands and knees, sometimes naked and sometimes with her eyes closed. Performance and product blee...

Andreco's 'Philosophical Tree' Battles Smog With Paint (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.04.2012 | Arts

Earlier this summer our hearts melted before "Wendy," MoMA Ps1's 56-foot high structure wrapped in blue titania nanofilm that absorbs airborne impurit...

'KIDS' Exhibition Ditches Cherubs For Chaos At CFA Berlin (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.04.2012 | Arts

We rarely get to see a raw depiction of childhood, given most contemporary portraits of children involve mall photo booths or dressing babies up as ov...

Princess Anne Unveils Giant UK Coal Mine Sculpture

Posted 09.04.2012 | Arts

LONDON -- Princess Anne unveiled Monday a giant goddess sculpted from rock, earth and waste reclining in the remains of a coal mine in northern Englan...

Above's Short Film '#Socialmedia' Half Mocks, Half Embraces Our Addiction (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Posted 09.04.2012 | Arts

We all know the addiction that afflicts so many of us, whether we admit or not. Whether your poison be Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or all of the abov...

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Stops Paying Musicians, Locks Them Out Of Facility

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

In mid-August the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, in an effort to alleviate what would grow to become $20 million in the next year, struck a peculiar barg...

Dans On Vans: Hanksy Returns With New Street Art Pranks (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

It is no secret that we HuffPost Arts eds are suckers for a good pun, especially when said pun involves Danny DeVito. We were ecstatic to say the leas...

'Flashdance' To Dance On Broadway Next Summer

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK — Dig out those leg warmers and headbands – "Flashdance" is coming to Broadway. Producers said Tuesday that the stage adaptation...

Watch An Exclusive Clip From Ira Sachs' Upcoming Film 'Keep The Lights On' (VIDEO)

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

“The film depicts the community of New York as we all live in it, but that we don’t see so often in cinema, in the sense that the boundaries betwe...

Warhol 'Marlon' From 'The Wild One' May Fetch $20 Million

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts
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Andy Warhol's 1966 canvas of leather-clad Marlon Brando on a motorcycle is expected to bring about $20 million at Christie's in New York in November. ...

Flavorwire » 11 Net Artists You Should Know

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts
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"Internet art" has been around as long as long as the Internet itself. A renegade thing, it's always on the edge of new technology, with its medium fu...

Christopher Durang, In A Russian Mood, Premieres A New Chekhov-Inspired Comedy

Posted 09.06.2012 | Arts
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Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Christopher Durang's new comedy, premieres at the McCarter Theatre Center in New Jersey prior to its Lincoln Cent...

Frank Gehry Donates $100,000 Award To Southern California Institute Of Architecture

Posted 09.06.2012 | Arts

Most grad school valedictorians receive a pat on the back upon finishing their thesis, or at best a stiff drink. They didn't have Frank Gehry in their...

To See My Dreams: Giant Sculpture Head By Jaume Plensa Unveiled On Rio Beach (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Posted 09.06.2012 | Arts

We imagine being sprawled on the white sand of a Brazilian beach and staring out onto the crashing waves beyond is pretty relaxing, but perhaps not qu...

Painter Victor Rodriguez On 'Black Dodecahedron' And Why Photorealism Is Boring (PHOTOS, INTERVIEW)

Posted 09.06.2012 | Arts

We know there are few things our HuffPost Arts & Culture readers love more than a good photorealistic painting. We don't blame you; we're fans of the ...

Who Is Your Favorite Fictional Art School Babe? (POLL)

Posted 09.06.2012 | Arts

Labor Day has passed and those back-to-school blues were officially starting to settle in when we stumbled upon Complex's list of art school's hottest...

Penumbra, The Nation's Largest African-American Theater, Is Suspending Programming

Posted 09.07.2012 | Arts
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Penumbra Theatre, the nation's largest and most esteemed African-American theater, is suspending its programming and will offer no plays this year. ...

Censors Monkey With China Art Show Before 18th Party Congress

Posted 09.07.2012 | Arts
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(Reuters) - The pot-bellied official in a tan golf shirt paused in front of a poster-sized image for a few seconds, asked a member of his entourage to...

Obama 'HOPE' Poster Artist Set For NY Sentencing

Posted 09.07.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK — The artist who created the "HOPE" poster that came to symbolize Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign was ordered to do 300 hours...

A First Look At The Curators Nominated For This Year's ICI Independent Vision Curatorial Award

Posted 09.07.2012 | Arts
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If you're betting on who will make up the next set of influential international curators, this list could make you rich. Today the New York-based non-...

Piano Prodigy Benjamin Grosvenor: 'How Silly, That Was Quite Easy' (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Posted 09.07.2012 | Arts

Is it just us, or do you also brace yourself for a minor existential crisis every time you gear up to read a story about a child prodigy? They all beg...

Warhol Foundation To Sell Off 20,000 Artworks

Posted 09.07.2012 | Arts
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Andy Warhol's estate is cashing out. A quarter-century after the Pop artist died, his art foundation is about to upend the Warhol market by auction...

Paul Chiappe's Teeny Pencil Drawings Of Vintage Photographs Are Insanely Awesome (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.07.2012 | Arts

We know these look like old photos collecting dust in your Grandma's attic, but they are in fact pencil drawings. Tiny, tiny pencil drawings. Paul ...

It's Payday For The Winners Of Damien Hirst's Spot Challenge (PHOTOS)

Posted 09.08.2012 | Arts

In January, the art world's resident brat Damien Hirst made his fans an offer no one but an airline executive would find reasonable. Travel across the...