Daily Archive: October 1, 2021

Afghans bury paintings and hide books out of fear of Taliban crackdown on arts and culture

KABUL, Afghanistan – The Afghan artist, driven by past memory, buried 15 paintings – all works of modern art depicting women – in a compound three days after the Taliban entered the capital, he said.

A well-known filmmaker carried the same fear. Before she fled the country, she tucked away a large hard drive with more than 20 films in a secret location.

And an aging bookseller in his tiny sidewalk shop concealed every book the militants consider damning. They included two Bibles, translated into Dari and Pashto.

“If the Taliban fighters find this, they will punish me,” he explained,

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Native Arts and Cultures Foundation Announces New SHIFT Program Awardees for 2021 | News

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The Native Arts and Cultures Foundation (NACF) is pleased to announce the first cohort of the SHIFT – Transformative Change and Indigenous Arts program awardees. Following a national open call for American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian artists, applications were reviewed by a panel of arts professionals in multiple areas of expertise. Fifteen projects were selected to receive a $100,000 two-year award designed to support artists and community projects responding to social, environmental and economic justice issues to draw increased attention to Native communities.

The SHIFT – Transformative Change and Indigenous

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Eva Chow Seeks Lists $65 Million Holmby Hills Home

Art & Entertainment,Art & Visual,Art & Culture,Art & Design,Digital Art PhotographyDigital Artwork Pictures menggunakan Fb. Conceived in 1996 as the Moscow Home of Images, it was the first Russian state art institution focused on the artwork of photography. Now it’s comprised of the Moscow Home of Pictures and The Alexander Rodchenko Faculty of Images and Multimedia. The museum’s website is a showcase for a century’s price of incredible recovered Russian pictures, dedicated to the representation of modern art associated to new multimedia technologies.

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