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Call for Entries! Incite 3: The Art of Storytelling
Call for entries for Incite 3: The Best of Mixed Media! The deadline is November 3, 2014.
 
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Tax Court Ruling Is Seen as a Victory for Artists
If you say you are an artist, but you make little money from selling your art, can your work be considered a profession in the eyes of the Internal Revenue Service? In a ruling handed down late last week by the United States Tax Court and seen by many as an important victory for artists, the answer is yes.
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ArtMatch4U Copying the Masers Contest Is Underway! No Entry-Fee!
The first oil-painting challenge for ArtMatch4U's "Copying the Masters" contest is now underway. There is no entry fee to be involved. Click here to learn more... READ MORE

Art Man of Alcatraz: Ai Weiwei Takes His Work to a Prison
The Chinese activist is mounting an exhibit at the infamous Alcatraz prison featuring 176 Lego portraits of prisoners of conscience and political exiles. Read the full New York Times article here. READ MORE

Museums See Different Virtues in Virtual Worlds

LIKE vodka and fun-house mirrors and trips to Japan, the Internet can make you feel bigger than you are. And it can make even the oldest-school art museum wonder: Could our collection reach the villages of China and the universities of Peru and perhaps a prison or two? Could it touch those who have no chance of entering our physical doors? Could it spread to the whole world? This is an account about how two New York museums seized this dream — and how one of them clings to it still, while the other has found that the Internet’s true value isn’t in being everywhere but in enhancing the here. Red the full New York Times article here.

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Pablo Picasso hidden portrait found beneath famous painting 'The Blue Room'
A hidden portrait has been unearthed beneath Pablo Picasso’s masterpiece “The Blue Room”. Read more here. READ MORE

Could Vermeer's Paintings Be 350 Year-Old Color Photos?
Tim Jenison, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in the art world: 
How did Dutch master Johannes Vermeer manage to paint so photo-realistically 150 years before the invention of photography? Here's how he conducted his experiment... READ MORE

Draw My Left! No, No, My Other Left! A Hidden Bias In Art History Revealed
Why is it that in thousands of portraits done all over the world, artists emphasize the left side of the subject's face? There's a bias here, and it's hiding in our brains. NPR reports... READ MORE

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Presidential Portraits: George W. Bush Reveals Never-Before-Seen Paintings

Former President George W. Bush's portraits of world leaders such as Blair, the former British prime minister, Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Dalai Lama and Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai are on display at his presidential library in Dallas.The exhibit, "The Art of Leadership: A President's Personal Diplomacy," includes photographs and other memorabilia from Bush's visits with these leaders. USA Today reports.....

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