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  • Caveat Venditor takeaways during the guilty pleas of New York ancient art dealers
    by Unknown on October 14, 2021 at 8:00 am

    New York-based ancient art dealer Mehrdad Sadigh, AKA Michael Sadigh, who had operated Sadigh Gallery out of the Jewelry Building (Buchman and Fox: 1910) on 5th avenue for decades before his August 2021 arrest, has appeared in the New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan this week and entered his guilty plea.At the time of his arrest, on August 6th,  Sadigh's warrant listed a host of alleged crimes including:Scheme to Defraud in the First […]

  • Weekly Web Roundup: Oct. 8, 2021
    by Ms. Ann Marie Watson on October 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Friday, October 8, 2021Category: Americans for the Arts NewsCatch up on news about National Arts & Humanities Month, the National Arts Marketing Project Conference, the Arts + Business Partnership Awards, a new audit of public art monuments in the U.S., and our latest Member Spotlight.

  • Slag
    by Ryleigh Norgrove on October 20, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Out to sea with the longest human- and wind-powered sailing race in North America.

  • slaves' value exceeded the value of railroads and factories -- 10/21/21
    on October 21, 2021 at 7:20 am

    Today's encore selection -- from Slavery's Capitalism by Sven Beckert and Seth Rockman. In the 1700s, China was the largest economy in the world. However, it was overtaken in the 1800s, first by England, then by the United States. Some economic historians suggest that slavery -- tragic and horrifying slavery -- was central to this transformation, first through England's lucrative slave-based colonies in the Caribbean and North America, then, […]

  • Phenomena: waves
    by Aeon Video on October 21, 2021 at 10:01 am

    Watch the mesmerising patterns that emerge from nature’s fundamental forces as sound waves meet salt and water - by Aeon Video Watch at Aeon

  • Online Dating: Does Education Matter?
    on January 13, 2017 at 6:51 pm

    Online daters are most likely to contact people with the same level of education as them, but are less fussy about an intellectual match as they get older, according to new research.

  • How to Improve Industrial Designs Nowadays
    by ID Blogger on October 15, 2021 at 6:03 pm

    How to Improve Industrial Designs Nowadays The job of an industrial designer is a challenging and exciting one. They are at the forefront of many consumer and productivity-based products vital for many industries. A competent industrial designer must adapt to the changing times in designing, drafting, refining, and testing. Every product on the market started with a concept. Whether it’s a piece of furniture, equipment, or an automobile, […]

  • Putt Around the Playable Artworks of ‘Par Excellence Redux: The Back 9,’ Now Open at Elmhurst Art Museum
    by Colossal on October 21, 2021 at 4:53 pm

    The Back 9 of Par Excellence Redux, an artist-designed miniature golf course, is now open at the Elmhurst Art Museum. Curated by Colossal’s founder and editor-in-chief Christopher Jobson as part of an open call, the exhibition of playable artworks pays homage to the incredibly popular Par Excellence, which opened in 1988 at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The Back 9, which runs through January 2, 2022, includes artists Wesley […]

  • CineEurope Coca Cola Seminar: Emerging Stronger, Charting the Path for Growth
    by Claire Beswick on October 19, 2021 at 4:54 am

    Bond. Venom. Dune. The audiences are back in their droves, but how have their spending habits changed? With extremely strong retail spends being reported by cinemas, CineEurope’s Coca Cola seminar 2021 examined whether this is a short-term trend or if... The post CineEurope Coca Cola Seminar: Emerging Stronger, Charting the Path for Growth appeared first on Celluloid Junkie.