Miniature artist Danny Cortes recreates gritty New York street scenes

Miniature artist Danny Cortes recreates gritty New York street scenes

With his nimble fingers and child-like enthusiasm, Danny Cortes recreates in miniature the hip-hop-infused street scenes of a gritty New York. But what began as a hobby has since brought him fame in the rap community and profitable sales even at Sotheby’s prestigious auction house. “We are adults, but we never stopped being kids,” the … Read more

BOOKS: Down and Out in Paradise: The Life of Anthony Bourdain: Charles Leerhsen | News

BOOKS: Down and Out in Paradise: The Life of Anthony Bourdain: Charles Leerhsen | News

BOOKS: Down and Out in Paradise: The Life of Anthony Bourdain: Charles Leerhsen | News | valdostadailytimes.com We recognize you are attempting to access this website from a country belonging to the European Economic Area (EEA) including the EU which enforces the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and therefore access cannot be granted at this … Read more

Justin Bieber reportedly nears $200-million deal to sell music rights

Justin Bieber reportedly nears $200-million deal to sell music rights

Justin Bieber at the premiere for the documentary television series Justin Bieber: Seasons in Los Angeles, Calif., on Jan. 27, 2020.MARIO ANZUONI/Reuters Pop star Justin Bieber is nearing a deal worth about US$200-million to sell his music rights to Blackstone Inc-backed Hipgnosis Songs Capital, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with … Read more

City of Los Angeles unveils Robert Vargas Square in Boyle Heights, named after internationally acclaimed artist Robert Vargas

City of Los Angeles unveils Robert Vargas Square in Boyle Heights, named after internationally acclaimed artist Robert Vargas

BOYLE HEIGHTS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Robert Vargas is an internationally acclaimed artist — born and raised in Boyle Heights. He rose to prominence with his portraits and murals. The city of Los Angeles honored him by naming the intersection of First and State streets “Robert Vargas Square.” “I feel elated. It’s an incredible honor. … Read more

Filipino artist paints with his own blood, sweat and tears… literally – South China Morning Post

Filipino artist paints with his own blood, sweat and tears… literally – South China Morning Post

Filipino artist paints with his own blood, sweat and tears… literally  South China Morning PostView Full Coverage on Google News

‘I work less than 2 hours a day on it’

‘I work less than 2 hours a day on it’

At the start of the pandemic, I was putting in 80-hour workweeks for two full-time marketing jobs. I earned a combined salary of $129,000 a year. But a part of me felt something was missing. I always had a passion for making art, and I wanted time to pursue it. So in April 2020, I … Read more

A Boogie Wit da Hoodie & PnB Rock – Needed That [Official Audio] – A Boogie Wit da Hoodie

A Boogie Wit da Hoodie & PnB Rock – Needed That [Official Audio] – A Boogie Wit da Hoodie

A Boogie Wit da Hoodie & PnB Rock – Needed That [Official Audio]  A Boogie Wit da Hoodie A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie – Me vs. Myself (Album Review)  Ratings Game Music A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie Delivers His Long-Awaited Album ‘Me vs. Myself’  iHeartRadio A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie review | Me vs. Myself  whynow View Full coverage … Read more

In McCook, a California couple’s art gallery widens eyes

In McCook, a California couple’s art gallery widens eyes

Chad Graff speaks to a group from Hitchcock County High School during an event at the 6th Floor Project on Nov. 30. “People come off the elevator and are like, ‘Whoa, I didn’t expect to see this in McCook,” said Graff, who co-owns the gallery with Joann Falkenburg.  Staci Blomstedt, Flatwater Free Press McCOOK — … Read more