Arts

The Hokusai Award Executive Committee Began Accepting Entries for the “World Hokusai Award”. Hokusai Award Executive Committee

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 5:00pm

The Hokusai Award Executive Committee (Kotobashi, Sumida Ward, Tokyo) began accepting entries for the World Hokusai Award on July 7, 2020, to discover the Hokusai Katsushika of the next generation.

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  • The Hokusai Award Executive Committee (Kotobashi, Sumida Ward, Tokyo) began accepting entries for the World Hokusai Award on July 7, 2020, to discover the Hokusai Katsushika of the next generation.
  • This year, 2020, is the 260th anniversary of the birth of Hokusai Katsushika.
  • In honor of this rare genius, the committee is holding a World Hokusai Award contest to seek out artists who may be the Hokusai Katsushika of the future.
  • We are looking forward to receiving your entries, which should be reminiscent of Hokusai Katsushika, who is regarded as the originator of Japanese pop culture.

Schools, Businesses Can Get Free COVID-19 Posters and Floor Decals in 22 Languages From Argo Translation

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

GLENVIEW, Ill., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Free, downloadable COVID-19 safety posters and floor decals are now available in 22 languages, courtesy of Argo Translation.

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  • GLENVIEW, Ill., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Free, downloadable COVID-19 safety posters and floor decals are now available in 22 languages, courtesy of Argo Translation.
  • With students returning to schools and brick-and-mortar businesses welcoming workers and customers again, Argo has chosen to release these valuable posters and decals at no charge.
  • "We are really proud to offer this set of 9 posters and floor decal designs in 22 languages."
  • Argo found this type of information was not widely available, so they released safety posters in 14 languages.

Sony and THU Launch the Talent League to Find Cross-border Talent

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 3:00am

Sony Talent League by THU starts July 30 and young creators between 18 and 30 can submit their work until October 19, individually or in a group (up to three members).

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  • Sony Talent League by THU starts July 30 and young creators between 18 and 30 can submit their work until October 19, individually or in a group (up to three members).
  • Andr Luis, THUs founder, says the Talent League is not a competition, its a collaboration opportunity and a new approach for creative work through boundless digital collaboration.
  • Right now, because of Covid-19, there is a strong need for connection and we want to inspire participants to create something meaningful.
  • As a Creative Entertainment Company, Sony seeks to empower the dreams of the creators all over the world.

Longaberger Reimagines Social Selling For The Millennial Generation In New Chapter For The Company

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 2:53pm

In 2019, Xcel Brands (Nasdaq: XELB) acquired The Longaberger Company and is committed toreimaginingLongaberger into the world's largest and most engaged social commerce community.

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  • In 2019, Xcel Brands (Nasdaq: XELB) acquired The Longaberger Company and is committed toreimaginingLongaberger into the world's largest and most engaged social commerce community.
  • "We aim to build upon the rich history coupled with our new digital social selling business model to become the world's largest, and most engaged, social commerce community."
  • The Longaberger Company , founded by Dave Longaberger in 1973, is an American home collectibles brand known for artisanal handcrafted products.
  • To join the Longaberger Family as a Home & Life Stylist, visit longaberger.com/join and for more company information, visit the website at longaberger.com or on social media at @thelongabergerfamily, #longaberger and #thelongabergerfamily.

The Best Graphic Design Projects and New Trends of 2020 - Plus, Top Graphic Design Companies, According to DesignRush

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 10:15am

DesignRush , a B2B marketplace connecting brands with agencies, shared examples of the best graphic design projects in 2020, the new trends in the field and the top graphic designers that can help companies maintain quality and meet their need for a greater amount of modern design assets.

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  • DesignRush , a B2B marketplace connecting brands with agencies, shared examples of the best graphic design projects in 2020, the new trends in the field and the top graphic designers that can help companies maintain quality and meet their need for a greater amount of modern design assets.
  • The best graphic design projects of 2020 are:
    In this showreel, Qubstudio gathered their recent projects.
  • The new graphic design trends of 2020 are:
    The top graphic design companies are:
    Brands can explore the top graphic design companies by location, size, average hourly rate and portfolio on DesignRush.
  • DesignRush features the top agencies around the world, including the best Digital Agencies, Software Developers, Logo Design, Branding, Digital Marketing, Website Design, eCommerce Web Design Companies and more.

Adam Friedman Joins Jurassic Quest as New CEO to Expand Largest Dinosaur Exhibition Enterprise

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 1:00pm

Jurassic Quest ( www.jurassicquest.com ), a leading family edutainment company and producer of the largest North American touring dinosaur exhibition, announced today that Adam Friedman has taken the position of Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Jurassic Quest ( www.jurassicquest.com ), a leading family edutainment company and producer of the largest North American touring dinosaur exhibition, announced today that Adam Friedman has taken the position of Chief Executive Officer.
  • In 2019 (pre-COVID), Jurassic Quest produced 96 multi-day events in 34 states, selling over one million tickets in mostly large arenas and convention center exhibition halls.
  • The current tour of the Jurassic Quest Drive-Thru show is heading into a three-week run in Atlanta (July 31-August 16).
  • Friedman also noted that he is delighted that Robert Hardy, Jurassic Quests prior CEO, will be staying on in a senior executive role to help execute the growth strategy.

Color Outside the Lines with Epson on National Coloring Book Day

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 8:15am

This year on National Coloring Book Day, August 2, spend the day unwinding with crayons, colored pencils or markers, and create personal masterpieces from designs found in a bound book, an online template or from your personal photos.

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  • This year on National Coloring Book Day, August 2, spend the day unwinding with crayons, colored pencils or markers, and create personal masterpieces from designs found in a bound book, an online template or from your personal photos.
  • "With Epson EcoTank printers, spark inspiration by printing coloring book pages or create personalized pages from photos on your phone with the Epson Creative Print app without worrying about running out of ink."
  • Epson suggests tips to celebrate National Coloring Book Day:
    Print Online Templates: There is a plethora of coloring book templates online ranging from simple cartoon characters to intricate mandalas, and adventurous comics to relaxing landscapes.
  • Spend time on National Coloring Book Day making headway in a favorite book and enjoy the calming benefits of immersing in a creative project.

The Film Detective Announces Launch on Plex

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 4:00pm

Viewers will be able to both tune into the live linear channel offered by The Film Detective on the new Live TV on Plex or stream their favorite titles anytime on Plex on demand.

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  • Viewers will be able to both tune into the live linear channel offered by The Film Detective on the new Live TV on Plex or stream their favorite titles anytime on Plex on demand.
  • "We are proud to be partnering with our fellow cord-cutters at Plex," said Phil Hopkins, founder of The Film Detective.
  • The Film Detective on Plex will include a carefully curated library of multiple genres, including classic westerns, thrillers, film noirs, and comedies.
  • Film Noir is one of many genres cinephiles will enjoy on The Film Detective channel via Plex.

Lakeview Community Partners Unveils Stunning Outdoor Art Installations at Lakeview Village Site

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

Lakeview Community Partners Limited (LCPL) today unveiled the highly anticipated outdoor artist installation at the Lakeview Village site.

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  • Lakeview Community Partners Limited (LCPL) today unveiled the highly anticipated outdoor artist installation at the Lakeview Village site.
  • The LCPL team is excited to welcome the community and visitors to come enjoy the art of placemaking through this stunning and immersive experience at Mississaugas waterfront.
  • We are extremely excited to unveil these unique art installations and to welcome back the community to experience the stunning work of local artists, said Brian Sutherland, Director of Development, Argo Development Corporation, and development lead for Lakeview Village.
  • The integration of arts and culture is an important component of our current and future vision for Lakeview Village.

Stone Paper® Introduces New Repurposing Technology to Aid in an Environmentally Restorative Future

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 10:55am

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Stone Paper, a Canada-based mineral paper producer , is disrupting the traditional, cumbersome recycling process by introducing new repurposing technology in its mineral paper life-cycle.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Stone Paper, a Canada-based mineral paper producer , is disrupting the traditional, cumbersome recycling process by introducing new repurposing technology in its mineral paper life-cycle.
  • Reusing and repurposing are a step back older practices, but a leap forwards in creating an environmentally restorative future.
  • Reusing and repurposing must become the primary goal, and that is where the team at Stone Paper has focused their research and development.
  • The mineral paper waste is then taken to a repurposing facility, where it is shredded to destruction.