The market for Chinese contemporary art has developed at a feverish pace, becoming the single fastest-growing segment of the international art market. Jackson Pollock is the way artists should be; would love to see his work in the flesh. Great hub. The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of music therapy on the emotional expressivity of children and adolescents who have experienced abuse or neglect. All participants (N=22) had been removed from their homes and placed in group foster homes. Female participants were randomly assigned to control and experimental groups. Due the request of the foster guardians to not separate the male participants, the males in this study served as their own control in a pre-test, post-test wait-list control design. Treatment interventions consisted of lyric analysis, songwriting, improvisational instrument playing, and musical games in which participants were asked to encode and decode various emotions. Assessment measures included … Read the rest

Nail art is the most versatile and latest fashion statement today. Shiff, Richard. 0 To 1.” Postwar: Art Between The Pacific and The Atlantic. Exh. cat. London: Prestel Publishing Ltd., 2016: 232-237. From the moment that it first emerged in the late 1940s, Abstract Expressionism has been a subject of debate. In this talk, curator Edith Devaney introduces the exhibition, the first of its kind in the UK since 1959, highlighting the full breadth and complexity of one of the most important artistic movements of the 20th century. Magee, W., & Bowen, C. (2008). Using music in leisure to enhance social relationships with patients with complex disabilities. NeuroRehabilitation, 23(4), 305-311. Cleveland Museum of Art, OH. Some Contemporary Works of Art. 11 November – 31 December 1958. Catalogue with text by Thomas Munro. Kelly, Ellsworth. Unpublished statement for ‘Line, Form and Color,’ November 1951. in Ellsworth Kelly, Line Form Color. Cambridge: … Read the rest