February 2019

The not-so-obscure connection between business and the arts

by Michigan Daily writer  SAMANTHA CANTIE photo credit Alec Cohen Read on online “My job is all about how do we get people to move,” Marcus Collins, the chief consumer connections officer at the advertising agency Doner Company, said. “That is, how do we leverage what we know of the behavioral sciences, the evolving media […]

STEAM event: A scientist and an artist walk into a bar….

Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar is back on March 7 with an artistic twist: Two Scientist Special Edition: A Scientists and an Artist Walk Into a Bar! For this artistic variant on our popular Two Scientists Walk into a Bar program, we invited artists to the mix. They’ll be easy to spot. Just look for the […]

Why Doctors Think Art Can Help Cure You

by Chris SHARRATT for Frieze Image detail by Damien Hirst The forthcoming World Healthcare Congress, Europe, which takes place in Manchester in March, will ‘have an arts, health and social change agenda throughout’ explains Clive Parkinson, head of Arts for Health at Manchester Metropolitan University, the UK’s longest established arts and health unit. Parkinson, who has co-programmed the […]

City Launches Art Night Encinitas

The bi-monthly art open house will bring attention to the city’s dynamic visual art scene. Encinitas, CA. Enjoy an evening of visual art on Saturday, February 23, from 6:00-9:00 p.m., as Encinitas’s civic and local art galleries swing open their doors at Art Night Encinitas. The first-time event will celebrate the city’s diverse visual art […]