OPEN CALL: Business Council for the Arts Seeks Nominations for 2017 Obelisk Awards
OPEN CALL: Business Council for the Arts Requests Nominations for 2017 Obelisk Awards Annual Obelisk Awards honors companies and individuals whose contributions and achievements in the arts have impacted North Texas The Business Council for the Arts has opened nominations for the 2017 Obelisk Awards, which honors business leaders and companies for their invaluable support of arts and culture in North Texas. Nominations are open through June 21. The 2017 co-chairs will be Steven Roth, senior deputy general counsel of Parkland Health and Hospital System, and his wife Dr.Thai-Ian Tran. Winners will be honored at the 29th annual Obelisk Awards luncheon on November 15, 2017 at the Belo Mansion. 2016 recipient Alfredo Duarte, Taxco Food Produce…
Deregulation Bills: What Do They Mean for Interior Designers?
Deregulation bills are pieces of legislation introduced by state legislators to remove part or all interior design laws in a particular state. Read on to learn more about deregulation bills and how…
The Remarkable Moravian History of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
From the Moravian Museum to the over 20 historic sites in town, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, has preserved the remarkable history of its Moravian settlers.
Inside the Crayola factory: See how the iconic crayons are made
We all grew up with Crayola crayons, and kids continue to enjoy them to this day. TODAY takes you on a colorful tour of the Crayola factory in Easton, Pennsylvania, where it’s revealed that one employee molded crayons for 45 years before announcing on his last day at work that he was color blind!
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Monmouth Arts by MONMOUTH COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL INC
We’re here to help arts organizations grow and thrive. From designing a dynamic arts magazine to crafting weekly newsletters promoting events and opportunities in MoCo—making an impact starts in the office! With the right tools & technology, we can better serve those we value most—artists and the creative community. With a small staff of five, we need to work at lightning speed to offer invaluable marketing assistance, provide technical support, and respond rapidly to pressing issues in the arts. Nearly 100 nonprofit arts groups, 1,200 artists, and 1,900 creative businesses in MoCo are counting on us. Our computers are holding us back! We’re committed to igniting creativity and empowering artists and arts groups to be successful…
Iowa Interior Designers Defeat Deregulation: Here’s What Happened
Iowa’s Interior Design Title Act passed the Iowa legislature in 2005, after a five-year effort to create the title “registered interior designer” for individuals with the appropriate education, exp…
Study Finds Making Art Can Reduce Your Stress (No Matter How Skilled You Are)
Research shows that the benefits of art therapy are able to lower cortisol levels and restore your sense of calm.