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Lululemon apologizes after art director sparks outrage over promotion of ‘Bat Fried Rice’ t-shirts

Lululemon apologized and parted ways with an art director who promoted the sale of ‘bat fried rice’ t-shirts that were called racist. Trevor Fleming shared a link on his Instagram page to the website of California artist Jess Sluder, which sold “quarantines” featuring the image of a pair of chopsticks with bat wings on the […]

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Inspired by mom, Lyft’s artistic director creates new font to benefit Parkinson’s research

Morten Halvorsen, Associate Creative Director and Art Director at Lyft, has watched his mother, Vera, suffer from the increasingly severe effects of Parkinson’s disease for eight years. Unable to change his diagnosis, Halvorsen did what only an art director would think he would: he created a new font. His name is Shake and the font […]

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Stephen Fleischman, longtime director of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, retires | Arts and theater

He replaced David Berreth, who resigned in 1990 at a time when the Arts Center was struggling with debt. Capital Times reporter Kevin Lynch then announced that the museum would tackle “persistent deficits and declining attendance” with new shows and additional funds for more ambitious exhibits. The biggest movement came in 2004, when the Madison […]

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Into the Spider-Verse Artistic Director Creates Scholarship with Toronto Animation Workshop

Patrick O’Keefe remembers saving money as a kid wherever he could to pay for classes at the Animation Portfolio Workshop in Toronto. “A little bit of money seemed like the most important thing in the world,” he told CBC Toronto. He doesn’t need to worry about money anymore. And now he wants to give back […]

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Halls Director of Fine Arts Jeremy Lamond to leave after two decades at the Shropshire auction house

Jérémy Lamond. Laura Chester Sep 06, 2019 He decided to resign from the Shropshire auction house to move to Shrewsbury in the South West of England with his wife Jessica, who is a professor at the University of the West of England (UWE) in Bristol. Lamond, 55, said: “It was not an easy decision, but […]

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The director of the Di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art defends his plan to sell his assets

Robert Sain, director of the di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art in Napa, Calif., Defends the institution’s plan to remove hundreds of works from its collection and reinvest the funds in the endowment of the center. On Wednesday, he responded to the more than 120 arts professionals who signed a petition denouncing the fate of […]

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Former Director of Demuth / Lancaster Museum of Art Now CEO of Museum Trustee Association | Life & Culture

In 2018, when Anne Lampe left the Demuth Museum and the Lancaster Museum of Art after 13 years, she devoted herself to writing a biography of Charles Demuth, Lancaster’s most famous artist. The book is now with the publisher, and Lampe has taken on a new job, which she believes is well qualified. Earlier this […]

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Director of Palmer Museum of Art retires after 20 years of service

Over the past 20 years, the Palmer Museum of Art has added 4,000 objects to its collection, undergone a renovation that resulted in a new 3,100 square foot gallery, and expanded its outreach programming to include musical performances and poetry readings. These are just a few of the accomplishments that Jan Muhlert can proudly boast […]