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Global ART Journals

Preserving The Traditional Kashmiri Craft Of Papier-Mâché
vor 1 Stunden 26 Minuten
“Papier-mâché has been practiced for centuries by Kashmiri artisans … who make their living from the craft. But, in recent years, just as Kashmiri papier-mâché has gained recognition in museums across the world, the renowned and beloved art has faced extinction.” – ARTnews
Composer Eva-Maria Houben On Music Structure And Listening
vor 1 Stunden 58 Minuten
“I think these methods of analysis and talking about music are ideas musicologists need to explore a piece. When I listen to music, it is not important which aspects are notated or not notated. It doesn’t have any meaning for a listener.”  – Van
How Much Medieval European Literature Have We Lost?
vor 2 Stunden 27 Minuten
A team of European researchers, using a method borrowed from biostatistics called the “unseen species model,” has estimated that 90% of the literary manuscripts (i.e., not counting ...
The Power Of Music To Drive TikTok Memes
vor 2 Stunden 57 Minuten
Though TikTok didn’t invent the audio meme, its effortless interface may have perfected it, and the platform, which recently ended Google’s 15-year-long run as the most visited website in the ...
Paris Is Developing Something It’s Never Had Before: A Lively Comedy Club Scene
vor 3 Stunden 25 Minuten
“American-style comedy clubs … barely existed in France before the 21st century. …  At (several) venues …, all opened within the past three years, there wasn’t a free table in sight.  And the crowd was exactly the kind of ‘new audience’ so many theaters desperately seek to attract.” – The New York Times
Argentine Prosecutors Link Placido Domingo To Criminal Gang
vor 3 Stunden 58 Minuten
Numerous broadcast channels in Latin America have been airing excerpts of audio recordings, obtained by wiretap, that include the voice of a man whom authorities claim is Domingo making plans with ...
The Cult Of Offense: We Are Not All Salman Rushdie, And Some Of Us Are More Khomeini Than We’d Admit
vor 4 Stunden 28 Minuten
“We have conceded moral authority to howling mobs, and the louder the howls, the more we have agreed that the howls were worth heeding. … (Today) nobody would publish (The Satanic Verses), because sensitivity readers would notice the theological delicacy of the book’s title and plot.” – MSN (The Atlantic)
Bollywood’s Blockbusters Are Having A Bad Time At The Box Office This Summer
vor 4 Stunden 54 Minuten
In recent months, the marquee releases from the Hindi-language film industry in Mumbai have been earning much less than they cost to make.  Why? Part of it is the slow return of audiences ...
The Magical Power Of House Dance
vor 5 Stunden 26 Minuten
With its freestyle form and openness to incorporating almost any movement style — from tap to voguing to capoeira to jacking — house dance has flexibility and what economists might call low ...
Naming the Useful Delusion
vor 5 Stunden 41 Minuten
I’m slowly coming around to realize that the bulk of our management thinking, training, and practice is built on a useful delusion – that moving through time is like moving through physical ...
Explaining The Controversy Over The Painted Ancient Greek Statuary At The Met Museum
vor 5 Stunden 57 Minuten
The argument is not about pristine whiteness or the purity of uncolored marble: scholars have known ancient Greek statuary was originally painted for over a century.  At issue is the particular ...
A Trans Cleveland Orchestra Staffer Is Suing Her Employers For Discrimination.  The Issue?  Health Insurance
vor 6 Stunden 25 Minuten
Rem Wransky had completed her transition when she became the orchestra’s web developer in April 2021, but she developed some physically painful complications which, her doctors say, require ...
For Its New Artistic Leadership, Philadelphia Theatre Company Scores A 2-For-1 Deal
vor 6 Stunden 58 Minuten
Co-artistic directors and spouses Taibi Magar and Tyler Dobrowsky are coming from Trinity Rep in Providence, where they were, respectively, associate artistic director and director of new play ...
It Seems The Prized Galileo Manuscript At U.Mich Is A Forgery
vor 7 Stunden 24 Minuten
“Now the staff of the Michigan library is considering ways to use the object to examine the methods and motivations behind forgeries, potentially making it the centerpiece of a future exhibit or symposium. ‘The forgery is a really good one,’ said (the university’s dean of libraries).” – The New York Times
Executive Director – Theatre Forward
vor 14 Stunden 23 Minuten
The Executive Director will take the lead on shaping plans for Theatre Forward’s expansion and evolution, seeking new ways to raise funds and provide direct and meaningful support to regional ...
The Unexpurgated Darwin — Lost Notebooks Reveal His Thinking
vor 21 Stunden 28 Minuten
For academics, the uncooked contents of the notebooks represent some of the liveliest writing in biology. “A lot of Darwin’s prose feels quite Victorian. But these are different: an early form of ...
The Internet Has Become A Giant Whataboutism Chamber
vor 21 Stunden 58 Minuten
Attention is finite, the record of how we spend it public, and it is easy enough to check if somebody who tweets every day about Ukraine has ever tweeted about Yemen. Many people are inclined to give ...
Publishing’s Blockbuster Merger Trial Is Turning Out To Be Something Of A Circus
vor 22 Stunden 57 Minuten
The spectacle has been curiously entertaining. Publishing executives have had to initiate federal employees into a dialect of “backlists,” “advance copies,” and “BookTok influencers.” ...
Why Streaming Services Are Adding Ads
vor 23 Stunden 28 Minuten
But ads are coming back because streamers have more info about our consumption habits than the cable companies or networks ever did, so the ads are more valuable than ever. Plus, there’s no ...
UK Literary Festivals Are Back. But…
17.08.2022 21:25
“The mood music seemed that ‘leisure’ activities had to be jettisoned due to the already felt increased cost of fuel/food, and there was a palpable anxiety about how much more expensive life ...