The 2018 Museum Challenge

The 2018 Museum Challenge

Happy New Year to you all! A new year has started again and likely some new year’s resolutions have also crossed your thoughts. Of course, I also made some new promises for this year and …

Rotterdam’s Bobbing Forest

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How to increase vegetation in an urban environment which is full of interesting architectural buildings and water, but where only little space is left for anything else? The Dutch artist Jorge Bakker found the solution …

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Earth Art – Out To Nature Back To The Gallery

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Earth Art – Out To Nature Back To The Gallery ArtSmart Roundtable: On the Topic of ‘Art Concepts’ The ArtSmart Roundtable is back for October. This month the theme is a broad one: concept in art, …

Street Art Moving People

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Street Art Moving People You might see them at the bus stop, in the supermarket, the park or even while travelling by train or subway en route to their next destination. Their collective name is …

Two New European Culture Capitals Ready to Embrace 2015

European Culture Capitals 2015 - Plzen and Mons

Two New European Culture Capitals Embracing 2015 The European Capital of Culture 2015 title is shared between the city of Pilsen, Czech Republic, and the Belgian town of Mons. Are this year’s events going to be …

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Huge Colourful Snails Crawling Riga’s Streets

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Huge Colourful Snails Crawling Riga’s Streets   During the month of May, 2014, Riga’s citizens and visitors were surprised by some huge colourful snails crawling the city’s streets, making their progress surely but slowly, every …

Art Treasure Hunt as Therapy

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  Art Treasure Hunt at the Rijksmuseum   This is your chance to win a signed copy of the newly published book by Alain de Botton: ‘Art is Therapy’ is up for grabs, please read on for …

Art as Therapy at Rijksmuseum

Alain de Botton at Rijksmuseum

  Art as Therapy at Rijksmuseum   This coming Thursday, April 24th, the authors and philosophers Alain de Botton and John Armstrong will for the first time ever put the theories from their popular book …

Time for the 2014 Edition of the Slow Art Day

Slow Art Day Worldwide in April

[Tweet “Do you think we’re rushing through life? Take it easy – join the Slow Art Day #SlowArtDay”] Slow Art Day 2014 Worldwide on April 12th   Are you of the opinion that we’re rushing …

Project 365 – Making Art Accessible

Project 365 – Making Art Accessible

Project 365 – The Art of Giving and Contributing   [ale_divider style=”thin” text=”notext”] Divider Text [/ale_divider] This article is about ‘Project 365’, an art initiative based on the foundation of giving and inspiring, and highlighting …