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In this edition of Spotlight, we’re joined by illustrator and landscape artist, Lisa Berkshire. Inspired by books, ariel views, the stunning landscapes of Cornwall and her young son, Lisa has worked extensively as a children’s literature illustrator and has recently…

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Jamie McCartney is sculpting a full-bodied art scene in Brighton – and the whole world’s invited to take part!

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Brighton’s reputation as being a cosmopolitan, carefree and sometimes controversial city often attracts the movers and shakers of the artworld, keen to make their mark on it’s vibrant art scene. The city has recently seen the opening of the UK’s…

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MAs by Flexible Learning in Cultural Management, Event and Conference Management, Museum and Heritage Management, Music M anagement and Promotion

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February 2007: MAs by Flexible Learning The Cultural Management Unit at Northumbria University offers a suite of specialist MAs with a framework of cultural sector management. These are: MA Cultural Management, MA Event & Conference Management, MA Museum & Heritage…

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Lunch with Hayao Miyazaki in Tokyo

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Being the media ignoramus that I am, I thought Hayao Miyazaki (of Studio Ghibli) has made some great animated films (such as Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle and Princess Monokoke) which were well respected in the right circles. So I…

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Art Search Trends

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This month looking at some global art search trends with Google trends, a new section on The Artists Web for finding art courses and much more!

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Catching the Light Cascade…

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In this edition of Spotlight, we are joined by the beautiful and talented Stella Dunkley, a Dorset-based landscape artist who after experimenting with different subjects in her artwork, has finally found her ideal subject… And she only needs to look…

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Artists Web CEO lands on his head at pehcakucha night, Tokyo

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photo: Atsuko Miyawaki, Klein Dytham Chris Kirkland CEO of http://www.artistweb.jp has what he considers a perfectly normal and respectable hobby, standing on his head (with no hands) in interesting locations throughout the world. From peaceful walks in the country to…

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Breathing and Creating

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In this edition of Spotlight, we’re joined by U.K-based landscape artist Celia de Serra. Formerly an abstract artist, it is now the incredible realism and masterful depictions of light, shadow and colour that is attracting the most attention in her…

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Attention Photographers – Terry Oneill Award – Call For Submissions

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Lucy Bell from IPG Battle has asked us if we could mention The Terry O’Neill Award this year, a competition open to photographers based in the UK or Ireland and over 18 years of age. First prize is a delicious…

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How do you say “The Artists Web” in Japanese?

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This is an interesting topic (at least to us in the office ) – how does “The Artists Web” translate into Japanese? Does it work? Well there are two potential points that may me ‘lost in translation’. Firstly is the…

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I was innocently browsing The Artists Web today, when I stumbled across the website of an old favourite of mine Patrick Coughlan. I’ve always enjoyed the humour of his print work, and to my delight, Patrick has been with us…

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The Garden within the Cityscape

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Belinda Simmons, a Tokyo-based New Zealand pastel artist joins us in this edition of Spotlight. Belinda Simmon’s career as an artist started very differently to the way most painters or illustrators begin on the road to becoming an artist. After…

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Queen Vic Gets A Helping Hand

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I was just browsing The Artists Web and stumbled across this page on Laura Keeble’s website – and what a hoot! Evidently she has made a variety of installations, this one in particular attracting some press!

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Do’s and Dont’s for scaleable image hosting

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Top do’s and don’ts from Chris Kirkland’s experience in managing and hosting hundreds of thousands of images.

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Opportunity for Artists in the South

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Opportunity for Artists in Hampshire A new art space is set to open in Southampton this autumn. Spice Art Studios Ltd [situated in a beautiful old pharmacy building] seeks to offer professional artists a range of professional services. There will…

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