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Danchi Dreams: A Photographic Exploration of a Housing Vision

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This post was originally published on REthink Tokyo. While walking down a quiet street in Korakuen one night, Tokyo-based photographer Cody Ellingham was struck by the discordance of the structures he saw. On one side, the “hypermodern, illuminated theme park” of Tokyo Dome, and…

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Free 2018 May Art Events

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A list of some fantastic artist events coming up in the month of May, submitted by the ArtWeb community: Perspectives on Pattern A collaborative exhibition showing work by TAG (Textile Art Group) alongside pattern books and samples that have been rescued from…

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The Possibilities of White Paint and the 5 Artists Who Realised Them

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Is white a mere neutral or ‘base’ colour for artists, or is it the colour – one of the most literally illuminating of all? It’s not a question that has necessarily been asked as often as it should have been…

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Free 2018 April Art Events

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A list of some fantastic artist events coming up in the month of April, submitted by the ArtWeb community: John Phillips Exhibition ArtWeb member John Phillips is exhibiting his most recent paintings in acrylic and mixed media. Dates  1st March – 31st…

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Illustrating Tokyo: Adrian Hogan on Coffee Cup Art, City Inspo and Social Sketching

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Adrian Hogan Illiustrator

From sketching in high school to illustrating for the biggest names in Japan, Adrian Hogan has become one the most recognised names on the Tokyo creative scene. Having developed a love of sketching as a student during long commutes, Adrian…

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Free Art Events for March 2018

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A list of some fantastic artist events coming up in the month of March, submitted by the ArtWeb community: Two Ways of Looking A joint exhibition of shape and colour by Mark Cheng and Carol Ann McDermott. Dates 3–10 March 2018 Cost…

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Small, Unusual and Little-Known Galleries in London: Part 2

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This post was originally published on London Cheapo. We’ve already gathered a few of London’s small, unusual and little-known galleries, but there are quite a few to explore, so you’re getting a part two. You lucky, culture-hungry cheapos. Read on…

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Free Art Events for February 2018

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A list of some fantastic artist events coming up in the month of February, submitted by the ArtWeb community: National Association of Women Artists’ 2018 Winter Small Works Exhibition Open to all US women nationwide. 67 works that include sculpture, intaglio, watercolor,…

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6 Things You Should Know As a Novice Abstract Painter

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While we have certainly written in the past here at ArtWeb about some of the abstract artists of which you should be aware, we haven’t focused much on the basic point and essence of abstract painting, and what it should…

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Art Events for January 2018

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A list of some fantastic artist events coming up in the month of January, submitted by the ArtWeb community: January Art Events Winter Open Art Exhibition A wonderful eclectic mix of all things arty. Dates  Dec 13, 2017 to Jan 10, 2018…

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Small, Unusual and Little-Known Galleries in London: Part 1

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This post was originally published on London Cheapo. As much as we love London’s big galleries, a lot of exhibitions come at premium ticket prices (£15-£20). Part of the fun of visiting and living here is discovering culture in small,…

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Art Events for December 2017

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list of some fantastic artist events coming up in the month of December, submitted by the ArtWeb community: Contemporary Craft Show The largest of the guild shows with a great selection of excellent work on show. An opportunity to view and purchase…

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5 Women Who Showed New Ways Forward for Self-portraiture

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Self-portraiture is one of those vexed subjects within art that has not always attracted the attention and analysis it really deserves. After all, there is so much more to any given artist’s self-portrait than a straightforward expression of ‘this is…

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The Basics of Gaining Gallery Representation

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Are you a teenager or 20-something with dreams of global artistic stardom? Or maybe you’ve turned to a creative path later in life, and are trying to juggle the task of building up a selling and exhibiting profile with that…

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Free Art Events for November 2017

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A list of some fantastic artist events coming up in the month of November, submitted by the ArtWeb community:   National Association of Women Artists – New Members Exhibition Eligible media for membership includes painting, works on paper, video, sculpture, installation. Dates…

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