Archive for April 27th, 2016

Culture Week preparations gather momentum – The Herald

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016:

Traditional dances portray culture Tawanda Marwizi : Arts Correspondent AN Important week on the arts calendar in Zimbabwe, the Culture Week is drawing closer and artists are geared up for the event. Culture can be defined as the way of life, especially the general customs and beliefs, of a particular group of people. Art is the most efficient vehicle of portraying culture and the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe organises Culture Week annually to celebrate different cultures.With the national launch set for Godlwayo Culture Centre in Filabusi on May 21, different communities and the artists have been urged to prepare for the […] Read More →

'Papyrus in the Crocodile': 150 years at the museum(s) – UC Berkeley

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016:

The student co-curators assembled at the Bancroft Library Gallery for a preview of their exhibit. Joining them were professors Patricia Berger (far left) and Margaretta Lovell (far right). (Photo by Julie A. Wolf, UC Berkeley Department of the History of Art photographer) Think of it as Night at the Museum, multiplied. It was something like that for 13 University of California, Berkeley, students enrolled in an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation-funded, two-semester graduate seminar called “Berkeley Collects!” They’ve been exploring campus repositories that house artworks and objects from around the globe, conducting research and learning the inner workings of the complex […] Read More →

Why Carly Fiorina?

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016:

Aaron Bernstein / Reuters Just like that, Carly Fiorina is back. The former HP executive dropped out of the presidential race months ago after a poor showing in New Hampshire. But now that Ted Cruz has tapped her as his running mate, Fiorina can exert influence over the race once again, and potentially try to make up for qualities Cruz lacks. “We must unite,” the Texas senator said, referring to the Republican Party, “and Carly is a vice-presidential nominee who I believe is supremely skilled, supremely gifted at helping unite this party.” Cruz’s announcement was well timed in terms of […] Read More →

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