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Get Your Geek On At Pittsburgh Museums

Visit some Pittsburgh museums where art meets technology, where technology is aesthetic, and where the history of technology is preserved.

01/16/2012

(Photo Credit: Steven Adams/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh Is New “In” City Of 2012

Have you heard? The Steel City has a new title. The Washington Post just named Pittsburgh the new “In” city.

01/06/2012

(Photo Credit: Bovey Lee)

Bovey Lee: Paper Cut Precision

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!

11/28/2011

Bill Woodrow, Ship of Fools: Discovery of Time (Photo Credit: Mattress Factory Art Museum/mattress.org)

Museum Spotlight: The Mattress Factory

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!

10/10/2011

(Photo Credit: Susan Constanse)

Local Artist Spotlight: Plein Air Painter Ron Donoughe

Ron Donoughe, who has been painting Pittsburgh landscapes throughout his career, has loosely organized a local group of Plein Air painters.

10/03/2011

(Photo Credit: Masha Vereshchenko)

Local Artist Spotlight: Masha Vereshchenko

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.

08/29/2011

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Last Chance: Art Meets Sports At Warhol Museum

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!

08/01/2011

(Photo Credit: Susan Constance)

Hot Art In The Cultural District

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!

07/25/2011

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Last Chance at the ToonSeum

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.

07/22/2011

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