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9348 140531  May 7, 1840  Happy birthday, Peter Tchaikovsky! 
Concert devoted to Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s 175th birthday and 70th anniversary of the Victory in Great Patriotic War
held at Church of Christ the Saviour | The Russian Orthodox Church
  05/10/2015
Great Patriotic War (term) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 
the conflict fought during the period from 22 June 1941 to 9 May 1945
along the many fronts of the
Eastern Front of World War II between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany with its allies.

French invasion of Russia - Wikipedia
  known in Russia as the Patriotic War of 1812
Tchaikovsky - 1812 Overture (Full with Cannons) - YouTube

1812 Overture - Wikipedia
Moscow (Tchaikovsky) - Wikipedia
Tchaikovsky - Moscow Cantata - YouTube
Alexander III of Russia - Wikipedia

5 (Pretty Dark) Facts About Composer Peter Tchaikovsky  a video, Biography.com, 05/06/2015
Music
  |  Art
7975 141213  Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker - Mariinsky Theatre Gergiev - YouTube
Valery Gergiev - Wikipedia
Mariinsky Theatre - Wikipedia
 Saint Petersburg, Russia
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Nina Kaptsova - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy - YouTube  Bolshoi Ballet 2010
The Nutcracker (1993) - IMDb

Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker New York City Ballet, 1993 - YouTube  choreography by George Balanchine
Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker 2014  Google Search
We're pretty sure ”The Nutcracker” (Tchaikovsky) ballet has become a part of the holiday season! (Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve) 
Nutcracker page  |  Art

6084 140521 
May 7, 1840  Happy birthday, Peter Tchaikovsky!  Pyotr Ilyich Tchailovsky Biography  Russian Songwriter (1840-1893)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Wikipedia
often anglicised as Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Russian composer,
April 25/7May 7, 1840 - October 25/November 6, 1893

The Best of Tchaikovsky - YouTube


7974 141212-1213  Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas  Children's Theatre Company
How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000) - IMDb
Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas Trailer - YouTube
The Grinch Song - YouTube
How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical! - YouTube
How the Grinch Stole Christmas! - Wikipedia
How the Grinch Stole Christmas 2014  Google Search
Christmas  |  Music  |  Art


7943 141208  The Kennedy Center Honors
Al Green, Tom Hanks, Patricia McBride, Sting and Lily Tomlin
To Receive 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors  -  America to Celebrate the Careers of Five Extraordinary Artists Sunday, December 7, 2014  -  on CBS on December 30, 2014
President Obama Speaks at the Kennedy Center Honors Reception - YouTube  White House
Ballet icon Patricia McBride comes full pirouette - YouTube  PBS
Al Green-Lets Stay Together - YouTube

Awards  |  Music

7808 141123  In 125 Years, Millions Of People Have Looked At This Painting. No One Really Saw It Until Now.  UPWORTHY, Alisha Huber

10457 151120     November 20, 1918     Happy birthday Corita Kent!
Directors’ Cuts “Become Microscope” by Aaron Rose - YouTube

Corita Lecture 10-1-09 - YouTube
7781 141120  November 20, 1918  Happy birthday Corita Kent!
Corita Kent prints - Bing Images
Corita Art Center - Art and Activism of Sister Mary Corita
Corita Kent - Wikipedia
Corita Kent Artist 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know - Heavy.com  Sam Price, 11/20/2014
Cortia Kent: How a Screenprinting Nun Changed the Course of Modern Art  GIZMODO, Alissa Walker, 10/02/2013
Google Doodle celebrates Iowa-born artist, nun  Des Moines Register, Daniel P. Finney, 11/20/2014


7640 141106  Time Lapse Sidewalk Chalk Art - Michelangelo Sistine Chapel Street Painting - Speedpaint - YouTube
"This guy is amazing!"


7573 141030  Digital Pictures On Canvas - Bing Images
Yay or nay: Photos on canvas?  hozz, Luke Buckle, 05/19/2014
Sun Current | Wildlife photography on display at national wildlife refuge  Mike Hanks, 09/13/2014
We attended Don Specht's photo exhibit today. We also saw our first photos on canvas, which are interesting. His photos are great.
Nature - Up Close and Personal: A photo exhibit by Don Specht September 2 - October 31, 2014, Minnesota Valley Wildlife Refuge - Visitors Center, Bloomington, MN
Wildlife  |  Art


7541 141026  R.I.P.  October 13, 2014  Bob Carroll dies at 48; a lauded improvisational tap dancer - LA Times
" .. He died in a single-vehicle traffic accident. ..."
Rhapsody In Taps Honoring Bob Carroll

7070 140831  Burning Man  Nevada, Aug. 25 - Sept. 1, 2014
Burning Man - YouTube

Forever Young - Burning Man 2013 - YouTube

Burning Man - Wikipedia


7015 140823  August 19, 2014 
Deborah Sussman dies at 83; L.A. designer known for bold use of color - LA Times  David Colker
Deborah Sussman - Wikipedia
Deborah Sussman Olympics - Bing Images
Deborah Sussman Environmental Design - Bing Images
AIGA - Wikipedia


9096 150426  April 26, 1785  Happy birthday John James Audubon!  
National Audubon Society
National Audubon Society - Wikipedia

John James Audubon Quotes - BrainyQuote
6983 140820  April 26, 1785  John James Audubon Biography  an American ornithologist, artist, and naturalist  (April 26, 1785 - January 27, 1851)  Birds of America (London, 1827)
American Masters . John James Audubon | PBS  Ken Chowder
National Audubon Society - Wikipedia
John James Audubon - Wikipedia

Birds of America by John James Audubon - YouTube
JOHN JAMES AUDUBON: THE BIRDS OF AMERICA - YouTube
Birds  |  Art  |  Nature


6755 140725  Culture for hope: The Salzburg Festival  (Deutsche Welle, Rick Fulker; Editor: sonya Diehn, 07/20/2014)
Salzburg Festival – 18 July to 31 August, 2014  Salzburg, Austria
Salzburg Festival - Wikipedia  a prominent festival music and drama

Richard Strauss - Wikipedia
Salzburger Festspiele 2013 • The Salzburg Festival 2013 - YouTube
Hugo von Hofmannsthal "Jedermann" - YouTube
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade / Gergiev · Vienna Philharmonic · Salzburg Festival 2005 - YouTube
Stravinsky: The Firebird / Gergiev · Vienna Philarmonic · Salzburg Festival 2000 - YouTube
Geography of Austria - Map of Austria - Worldatlas.com


6738 140724  Artists design mini-golf in Minnesota - chicagotribune.com  Christopher Borrelli, 07/22/2014

6575 140706  AOL.com Article - Artist Tracey Emin's messy bed sells for $4.4 million  07/03/2014
Tracey Emin - Wikipedia  Cypriot English artist
Young British Artists - Wikipedia


6415 140620  Minnesota Centennial Showboat Department of Theatre Arts & Dance University of Minnesota
Padelford Riverboats - Centennial Showboat

University of Minnesota Centennial Showboat! - YouTube
Minnesota Centennial Showboat Virtual Tour - YouTube
Minnesota Centennial Showboat - Wikipedia
Showboat - Wikipedia
Show Boat (1951) - YouTube

Music  |  Minnesota

6390 140618  ArtFairCalendar.com - Fine Art Fair and Craft Show Listings: America's Best Juried Fine Art Fairs
What is a Juried Show?

6378 140617  Northern Spark 2014 Trebuchet - YouTube
Northern Spark 2014 Walker Art Center - YouTube
Northern Spark 2013 Video Art - YouTube
Northern Spark 2012 - YouTube  
Crazy Cardboard Towers Bring Ornament Back to Architecture Design WIRED  Tim Maly | Permalink, 11.05.12
Northern Spark 2011 - YouTube
Minnesota

6354 140614  Northern Spark expected to draw thousands to downtown Minneapolis - (KARE11, Pat Evans, 06/13/2014)
Northern Spark 2014  June 14, 2014, 9:01 p.m. (sunset) - 5:26 a.m. (sunrise) 
Northern Spark - Recap - Too Cool - YouTube
Northern Spark house fire St. Paul 2013 - YouTube
Northern Spark Promo - YouTube
Minnesota


6257 140605  Mime Stuck in a Box Routine  Mime Stuck in a Box - YouTube
Mime Basics Acting Tips and Techniques Trapped in a Box in Mime - YouTube

Video How to Do Mime Trapped in Box Routine - eHow
Cool Mime! Tyson Eberly Mime Performance Part 1 - YouTube
Cool Mime! Tyson Eberly Mime Performance Part 2 - YouTube
BEST MIME IN THE WORLD!!! - YouTube


6141 140527  More than 400,000 pieces from the Metropolitan Museum of Art are available for download online  (Washington Post, Caitlin Dewey, 05/21/2014)
New York State


5967 140511  Amazing Sand Drawings - mom.me  Ted Asbaghi

5917 140507  April 15, 1452  Leonardo Da Vinci Birthday: Beloved 'Mona Lisa' Painter And Inventor Was Born 561 Years Ago Today (PHOTOS)  (Huffington Post, 04/15/2014)
Leonardo da Vinci biography
Leonardo da Vinci - Wikipedia  April 15, 1452 - May 2, 1519 - Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer
Leonardo Da Vinci Paintings - Bing Images
The Last Supper
Mona Lisa – Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del Giocondo | Louvre Museum Paris

5827 140430  Middle east - Louvre Abu Dhabi unveils preview of treasures in Paris - France 24  04/29/2014
Louvre Abu Dhabi - Wikipedia
United Arab Emirates (UAE) - Wikipedia


5803 140427  This Optical Illusion Art Will Expand Your Mind Reader's Digest  Excerpted by Emma Kapotes from Optical Illusions

5696 140418  'Division' by Craig Dorety at Johansson Projects  (SFGate, Kimberly Chun, 04/17/2014)

5620 140410  George Lucas eyes Chicago for art, 'Star Wars' museum  (Chicago Tribune, Melissa Harris - chicago Confidential, 04/10/2014)
Lucas Cultural Arts Museum collection -- Chicago Tribune  04/09/2014
Star Wars - Wikipedia
Star Wars Episode VII Trailer 2015 - YouTube
Seven things to expect from Star Wars Episode VII News.com.au  04/10/2014
Star Wars - Bing Images


5574 140406  Photos: Art Institute after hours -- Chicago Tribune  01/24/2014
An after hours peek inside the Art Institute of Chicago  (Chicago Tribune, Chris Walker | Tribune photographer, 01/24/2014)


5573 140406  Art Institute taking its work outside this summer  - The Dallas Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art. (Chicago Tribune, Steve Johnson, 04/06/2014)
Art Everywhere US  2014
Art Everywhere - A Very Very Big Art Show  UK 2013


5497 140329  Architects of Air - Bing Images
Architects of Air (AoA)
About AoA
Alan Parkinson

Architects Of Air - Mirazozo in Austin, Texas! - YouTube
DiscoveryGreen, Architects of Air - YouTube


5451 140325  Pritzker Architecture Prize Goes to Shigeru Ban  (NY Times, Robin Pogrebin, 03/24/2014)
Shigeru Ban - Wikipedia
Shigeru Ban Architects - Bing Images
Shigeru Ban Paper House - Bing Images
Pritzker Architecture Prize - Wikipedia
The Pritzker Architecture Prize

5422 140322  March 22, 1912  MoMA | The Collection | Agnes Martin (American, born Canada. 1912–2004)
Agnes Martin - Wikipedia
Agnes Martin - Bing Images
Agnes Martin  Google


5143 140222  James Cahill dies at 87; scholar of  Chinese art  (LA Times, Elaine Woo, 02/21/2014)

James Cahill Professor Emeritus - UC Berkeley History of Art Department

Home - James Cahill - Professor Emeritus, History of Art - UC Berkeley

5084 140217  February 8, 2014 
Nancy Holt dies at 75; her art interacts with the land and sky  (LA Times, David Colker, 02/15/2014)
Nancy Holt - Wikipedia
Sun Tunnels Utah - Bing Images


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