The 2012 Via Music and New Media Festival is underway in Pittsburgh.
Andy Warhol once said, “art is what you can get away with.” Pittsburgh’s art curators are custodians of some of the most diverse collections in the world. See the best in the area by referring to this list.
Over the past ten years, there have been several Pittsburgh area exhibits of Teenie Harris’s photographs, ranging from adorning the walls of lobbies and libraries, to galleries in the Cultural District. The August Wilson Center has a continuing exhibit, where Harris’s photographs can be viewed any time.
There are several great options for art lovers in Pittsburgh during February. If you like a little variety in your art diet, step around town to take in a lecture, attend an opening, or just while away an afternoon.
Visit some Pittsburgh museums where art meets technology, where technology is aesthetic, and where the history of technology is preserved.
Have you heard? The Steel City has a new title. The Washington Post just named Pittsburgh the new “In” city.
Pittsburgh-based artist Bovey Lee has been transforming blank sheets of rice paper into intricate two and three-dimensional works of precision since 2005. She took a few moments to chat with CBSPittsburgh.com about her creative process and more!
If you haven’t been there yet, the Mattress Factory is a one-of-a-kind art museum that should land a spot in your rotation of annual museum visits!
Ron Donoughe, who has been painting Pittsburgh landscapes throughout his career, has loosely organized a local group of Plein Air painters.
Up-and-coming local artist Masha Vereshchenko was one of many contributors to the tome; a collection of poetry, art and prose “from Western Pennsylvania and Beyond.” We talked with Masha about what makes her tick, where we can find more of her amazing work, and what’s in store for the future.
Time is running out to catch a featured exhibit at The Andy Warhol Museum that blends art with sports. “Mixed Signals: Artists Consider Masculinity in Sports” runs through Sunday, August 7, so if you haven’t seen it yet, you’d better get there this week!
There’s more to the city’s Cultural District than Heinz Hall and the Benedum Center; in fact, several other venues showcase must-see visual art. Blogger Susan Constanse spotlights some hot art events and exhibits to get your culture fix this summer!
The ToonSeum, located in the Pittsburgh’s Cultural District, is an art gallery for all ages. Their current exhibit, Superheroes: Icons & Origins, runs to the end of July. It explores the origins of some of the best-known and most beloved comic heroes of the twentieth century.