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‘Scary Lucy’ statue to get face-lift from new artist

    ‘Scary Lucy’ statue to get face-lift from new artist

A much-maligned statue of Lucille Ball will get a face-lift after it drew worldwide attention as “Scary Lucy,” according to the mayor of the western New York village where the 1950s sitcom actress and comedian grew up and her life-size bronze has stood since 2009.

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Artist debuts exhibit in ex-psychiatric ward

    Artist debuts exhibit in ex-psychiatric ward

Bispo do Rosario, who was diagnosed with schizophrenia, transformed virtually anything he could get his hands on — by any means possible — into art. And he did it for more than two decades, nearly unrecognized until the last years of his life.

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Annual art festival to expand Waco’s cultural, creative appeal

    Annual art festival to expand Waco’s cultural, creative appeal

Art on Elm, a free event hosted by NeighborWorks Waco, will include more than 35 artists, 100 pieces of art, food trucks and five bands on Elm Avenue.

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Pinbusters: From the neighborhood dump to the art gallery

    Pinbusters: From the neighborhood dump to the art gallery

Sometimes I just get the itch to make things. Earlier this week I decided to try my hand at a really cool pin I saw on Pinterest a while back. The project, which involves modifying wall art to look like it was dipped in a bucket of paint, was perfect because I’m in the process of redecorating my apartment for next school year.

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Lewinsky shadows Clinton portrait

By Maryclaire Dale Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia artist has disclosed that his museum portrait of former President Bill

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Baylor instructor wields paintbrush, pens alike

    Baylor instructor wields paintbrush, pens alike

Even before teaching at Baylor, Carol Perry always had a knack for painting.

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Art to earn millions at London auctions

    Art to earn millions at London auctions

Two dozen modern and surrealist art works amassed by a private collector, including important paintings by Joan Miro and Rene Magritte, are expected to fetch at least $100 million when they go on auction on Feb. 4 in London next year.

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Art show to display trash transformed

    Art show to display trash transformed

Recycling and art are coming together this weekend as three Waco organizations join forces for the first time to bring recycling awareness to the Waco community.

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Uproar, Student Activities bring fun to Homecoming with food, music

    Uproar, Student Activities bring fun to Homecoming with food, music

Puppies, food trucks and live music are taking over Fifth Street this weekend for a campus-wide Homecoming celebration.

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Swift’s new album ditches country tunes

    Swift’s new album ditches country tunes

Taylor Swift’s style is continually new, independent and, yet, completely predictable.

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