Time at the bar: How every scene in EastEnders’ Queen Vic pub became an epic movie event | Pro Club Bd

Time at the bar: How every scene in EastEnders' Queen Vic pub became an epic movie event

Artist Stanley Schtinter spent his pandemic in the English countryside checking out EastEnders. He missed London and he missed the pub. The Queen Vic, the stately corner parlor and community center on Albert Square, looked more inviting with each episode. Before long, it beckoned him inside. Beginning with the first episode of EastEnders, which aired … Read more

The couple has no children but 120 houseplants, 29 cats and 4 dogs | Pro Club Bd

The couple has no children but 120 houseplants, 29 cats and 4 dogs

Andy Macdonald/stuff Willow ocicat Asmera in the background Artists Bernard and Sharon Carroll, both 66, specifically designed their Tasmanian home to house more than 120 houseplants and their all-consuming creative pursuits. Bernard, a former veterinarian, and Sharon, a microbiologist, are now full-time artists and self-proclaimed “retirees.” BERNARD CARROLL: We moved here for the lifestyle, the … Read more

The couple has no children but 120 houseplants, 29 cats and 4 dogs | Pro Club Bd

The couple has no children but 120 houseplants, 29 cats and 4 dogs

Andy Macdonald/stuff Willow ocicat Asmera in the background Artists Bernard and Sharon Carroll, both 66, specifically designed their Tasmanian home to house more than 120 houseplants and their all-consuming creative pursuits. Bernard, a former veterinarian, and Sharon, a microbiologist, are now full-time artists and self-proclaimed “retirees.” BERNARD CARROLL: We moved here for the lifestyle, the … Read more

Local artist feels the pressure to deliver a ‘mosaic masterpiece’ | Pro Club Bd

Local artist feels the pressure to deliver a 'mosaic masterpiece'

by Andrew Alonzo | aalonzo@claremont-courier.com When Claremont-born and local artist Alba Cisneros read the description of what she was to deliver to the winning bidder of her item at this year’s Claremont Heritage online auction, she was a bit taken aback. Though the 68-year-old artist is no stranger to creating both small and large mosaic … Read more

Where to see the art of the late DC painter Sam Gilliam in DC | Pro Club Bd

Where to see the art of the late DC painter Sam Gilliam in DC

Sam Gilliam before “Light Depth” (1969) at the Hirshhorn. Photo by Tex Andrews. Sam Gilliam, the renowned black abstract painter and colourist, died last weekend, just two months after his first solo exhibition at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. The visual artist may be known around the world for his colourful, draped canvases, but … Read more

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Thursday June 30th OCEAN SHORTS: A CLAYMATION PROJECT June 30, 4-5 p.m., Buena Vista Public Library. Create a stop animation short film using iPads, props and your imagination. The final films will premiere at Library Night at the Drive-In on July 28th. All materials are provided, including snacks. Attend all four sessions. CONCERT IN THE … Read more

Occupy White Walls Review: Create and Curate Your Own Personal Art Gallery | Pro Club Bd

Occupy White Walls Review: Create and Curate Your Own Personal Art Gallery

In 2020, a group of digital art smugglers stole the National Gallery’s entire art collection, looting each of the 2,400 high-resolution digital artworks directly from the institution’s website. Because the collection consists of paintings whose copyrights have long since expired, countless works by Van Gogh, Da Vinci, Titian, Vermeer, Rembrandt and the others have been legally (technically) looted in what may be the largest digital heist in art history.

The cheeky looters in question were StikiPixels, the same team behind art gallery sim Occupy White Walls, and now anyone with a PC and a copy of the game can hang these priceless paintings in their own private virtual collection. In OWW (officially pronounced Owouawwouaw if you have the time), you can build your own architecturally ambitious gallery and stuff it with artwork.

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