September 24, 2020

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Figurative art, alternatively known as figurativism, is a style in art forms -predominantly in paintings and sculptures. Burns, D.S., & Meadows, A. (2015). Music Therapy Research. In B. L. Wheeler (Ed.), Music Therapy Handbook (pp. 91-102). New York; London: Guilford Publications. The exhibition includes an informal interview with the artist in her studio as well as photographs of the shops where Suescum found her inspiration. Folk Pop: Victoria Suescum’s Tienditas is on view in the Charles Butt Paperworks Gallery through January 10, 2021. Bôite, Series D (green version) displays 68 miniatures of the artist’s work. This single work is an index of Duchamp’s entire career, containing reproductions of his pieces from his earliest paintings through the revolutionary Ready-mades. Between 1936 and 1941, Duchamp prepared 324 miniature copies of each of his works to be included in the Boîte-en-valise series, smuggling the material through Nazi-occupied France using a pass that identified him as a cheese merchant. He brought the contents of his mini museum to the United States and the boxes were gradually assembled over the years with the assistance of friends and his wife, Teeny. Yinger,, & Gooding, L. (2014). Music therapy and music medicine for children and adolescents. Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 23(3), 535-553. Vanderboom, T.L., Arcari, P.M., Duffy, M.E., Somarouthu, B., Rabinov, J.D., Yoo, A.J., & Hirsch, J.A. (2012). Effects of a music intervention on patients undergoing cerebral angiography: A pilot study. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery, 4(3), 229-233. Hicks, F. (1994). The role of music therapy in the care of the newborn. Nursing Times, 91(38), 31-33. Vogiatzoglou, A., Ockelford, A., Welch, G., & Himonides, E. (2011). Sounds of intent: Interactive software to assess the musical development of children and young people with complex needs. Music and Medicine, 3(3), 189-195. The Fashion and Textile Museum, London, offers a continuously changing programme of exhibitions exploring all aspects of fashion and textile history. It is the UK’s only museum dedicated solely to contemporary design and developments in the fashion world. McFerran, K. (2011). Moving Out of Your Comfort Zone: Group Music Therapy with Adolescents who have Misused Drugs. In A. Meadows (Ed.), Developments in Music Therapy Practice: Case Study Perspectives (pp. 248-265). Gilsum, NH: Barcelona. Russian Artists: an art superlative will open at The Contemporary Art Center in Meymac, France. Gallery artists exhibited will be Avvakumov, Borisov, Fiks, Makarevich, Mitlianskaya, Nasedkin, Vassiliev and Waldron. The 21st Weatherspoon Annual Exhibition: Art on Paper ’85 (exhibition catalogue). Greensboro, North Carolina: Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, 1985: illustrated.

Mladinov, Mary P. Untitled: 20th Century Prints. Exh. cat. Hanover, New Hampshire: Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, 1972. The healing potential of music has been utilised throughout history and in many cultures (Wheeler, 2015). Music has been used as a modality for therapy and health promotion and is used by various health professionals to assist people to manage and overcome physical, psycho-emotional, cognitive, and spiritual challenges (Wheeler, 2015). However, the use of music as a therapeutic modality is a relatively new phenomenon in many countries. Many medical practitioners and hospital funding bodies are not convinced that there is sufficient evidence for the effect of music therapy or music-based interventions in health care (Schneck & Berger, 2006). Jeffett, William, ed. Surrealism in America during the 1930s and 1940s: Selections from the Penny and Elton Yasuna Collection. Essays by Martica Sawin and William Jeffett. St. Petersburg, FL: Salvador Dalí Museum, 1998. Critics and historians have called Grace Hartigan both a second-generation Abstract Expressionist painter and a forebear of Pop art, though she was not satisfied with either categorization. In explaining the content and purpose of her work, Hartigan once said: perhaps the subject of my art is like the definition of humor—emotional pain remembered in tranquility.” Hartigan painted intensely colored, gestural figures, inspired by coloring books, film, canonical painting, and advertising. She was a disciple of Jackson Pollock and Willem de Kooning, and also studied with Isaac Lane Muse. She gained early critical attention when in 1950, she was included in Clement Greenberg and Meyer Schapiro’s New Talents” exhibition. In 1958, Hartigan was hailed by Life magazine as one of the best young female American painters. Following great effords of development, Radio Art released a unique system for its listeners, where the listener is able to exploit a broad range of options to combine music with natural sounds. For instance, the listener can add bird songs to piano music creating an envelope of sound that is perfectly conductive to relaxation and rest. Furthermore the listener can make a rotation playlist with any of the music channels, adjust the order and time of rotation and create a beautiful music atmosphere. The list can be saved and opened again at any time. Baker, F., & Krout, R. (2012). Turning experience into learning: Educational contributions of collaborative peer songwriting during music therapy training. International Journal of Music Education, 30(2), 133-147.

Museum of Modern Art, New York. New Rugs by American Artists. 30 June – 9 August 1942. Checklist. Oriel Makers operates like a cooperative – member artists are encouraged to play an active role by stewarding, giving them the opportunity to meet the public, network with other artists and gain experience in the administrative and day to day duties involved in running a gallery. All new work is scrutinised for quality and originality and existing work is reviewed to maintain a high standard of excellence. The meetings also provide an opportunity for the group to chat about their work and catch up with news. Raw Material is an arts and culture podcast from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA). Each season focuses on a different topic, featuring voices of artists working in all media and exploring the inspiration and stories behind modern and contemporary art. We hope this is a useful resource for music therapy and music and health practitioners, researchers and students as well as for policy makers, managers and fundraisers who would like to know more about how, when and why music works. Finch College Museum of Art, New York. Betty Parson’s Private Collection. 13 March – 24 April 1968. Catalogue with text by Eugene Goossen. Methods: Participants (n = 11 patients and n = 21 caregivers) were randomly assigned to one of three treatment groups: educational music therapy, education, or non-educational music therapy. Du Pont, Diana C., Katherine Church Holland, Garna Garren Muller, and Laura L. Sueoka. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: The Painting and Sculpture Collection. Entry Hans Hofmann” by Katherine Church Holland, p. 160. San Francisco: Hudson Hills Press, 1985. Myers, Julian. Short Essays.” Ellsworth Kelly in San Francisco. Exh. cat. San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2002: 20-77. An Inuit in an open boat reaches out to rescue two people in the water. He has one by the hand. The boat, harpoon, and oars provide a strong diagonal. There is a variety of shapes and lines. The work has every appearance of a relief print where white areas have been cut away. The image can be seen as one total organic shape placed in a frame. Wellcome Collection explores Mexican votive paintings loaned by Mexican collections, together with amulets selected from Henry Wellcome’s collection. 20th Century American Art from Friend’s Collection. Exh. cat. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1977. Sutton, J. (2002). Trauma in Context. In J. Sutton (Ed.), Music, Music Therapy and Trauma (pp. 21-40). London: Jessica Kingsley. Hagia Sophia’s footprint is 252 feet long, 233 feet wide and it could easily hold 16,000 people. The dome is 184 feet tall and is 105 feet in diameter. The church was carefully planned to align in the direction of sunrise at the winter solstice when light pours into the nave at the time of the church service, pointing at and then passing through the Royal Doors. You can see this effect in the image below. You can see the Islamic shields have been taken down for the picture. The shields were removed for almost three years, from 1939 – 1942, probably for repairs. If those shields were taken down today there would be riots by Islamic zealots. Very few people know these pictures exist.