Portfolio Richard Lazzara (Shankar Gallery) 118 consciousness reaping. 119 only to appear again. DSC_0015. DSC_0016. DSC_0018. DSC_0019. DSC_0020. DSC_0021. DSC_0022. Investing In Art or Gold: The Best Options During Economic Instability « Art, Antiques and Luxury Design Blog. Ever heard the saying ”A butterfly flapping its wings in Africa can cause a hurricane in America”?
This saying implies that a small event can trigger a bigger reaction. Today’s global economic crisis (GEC) which has hit hardest most developed countries, and whose economic experts are trying hard to rectify it, are results of the sub-prime financial debacle and the near collapse of the United States of America automotive industry. The governments of most affected countries managed to quickly and decisively avert an immediate global economic meltdown, by using stop-gap measures of huge financial bail-outs to avert an economic slow-down. DSCN2407. Мои твиты.
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Boulder Magazine Events Online - Daily Events Calendar - Boulder Arts & Crafts Gallery 40th Birthday Ribbon Cutting and Exhibit Opening. Richard Lazzara. NEW IDEAS ABOUT ART by richard lazzara. Museums’ Brave New Turf - After Hours. Artists sue Christie's and Sotheby's for 'resale royalties' What do New York painter Chuck Close, L.A. artist Laddie John Dill and the estate of L.A. sculptor Robert Graham have in common?
They are lead plaintiffs in a pair of class-action lawsuits filed Tuesday against the New York operations of Sotheby's and Christie's, alleging that the auction houses violated the California Resale Royalty Act. The 1977 California statute, a rare attempt in the U.S. to provide visual artists with a financial cut of appreciating artworks they made but no longer own, grants artists 5% of the proceeds from the resale of their artwork under certain conditions. One is that the seller lives in California or the sale occurs in California. The law applies only to "fine art" -- defined as "an original painting, sculpture, or drawing, or an original work of art in glass. " Artists vs. Auction Houses: Litigating the California Resale Royalty Law - CultureGrrl. First page of California Arts Council’s pamphlet on the Resale Royalty Act Let me say this for the record (and then prepare to dodge the brickbats): I’m in favor of resale royalties for artists.
The fact that California’s Resale Royalty Act is “little known” (as the Wall Street Journal‘s Kelly Crow describes it in her article today) is no excuse for ignoring it. Shankargallery on HuffingtonPost. Carolina May 2011 by Richard Lazzara. Red Leaf Day. Red Leaf Day. Painting - Praemium Imperiale. Is ArtPrize 'corrupting'? Philadelphia columnist argues against art competitions. GRAND RAPIDS -- ArtPrize is "modestly named but extravagantly funded," according to Edward Sozanski, a contributing art critic for the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Writing in Sunday's Inquirer, he voices general disapproval with art competitions in general, using words such as "corrupting" and "odious. " "This sudden efflorescence of art competitions might strike some artists as ironic because fine art has never been held in particularly high regard in this country. These prizes don't change that; on the surface, they seem to be more about marketing, commercialism, and, in Grand Rapids, entertainment and civic boosterism," he writes. "The Michigan ArtPrize is different from most other competitions in that the winner -- this year a Brooklyn realist painter, Ran Ortner -- is chosen by public vote. The sponsor, Amway heir Rick DeVos, might have borrowed the concept from sports all-star balloting or reality television.
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+"gordian knot," Uploaded on August 5, 2005 by shankargallery on flickr, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic On THE GORDIAN KNOT - Cutting through barriers to sustainable prosperity for all, TMRich tells a story and makes a request. -gwMy Baha’i Faith offers this scripture: “Everything in life ministers to our development. Our lesson is to study and learn… Tests are either stumbling-blocks or stepping-stones, just as we make them.”