Brazilian artist Helio Oiticica challenged his country’s dictators and exhorted his fellow citizens to “Be an Outlaw. Be a Hero.”
The Pittsburgh tango quartet Cuarteto Bravo, a conversation about August Wilson and comedian Harland Williams are on tap this week.
Crossover duo Black Violin, Jason Aldean and The Grant Street Grifters are among highlights this weekend.
The famed wax museum is uncoupling Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt wax figures now that the pair is planning to divorce.
Admission will be free Sunday to the Children’s Museum, the Sen. John Heinz History Center and two Carnegie museums during RADical days.
Visitors tell Thaddeus Mosley “You make it look easy.” The 90-year-old artist says, “I’ve been doing it for a long time.”
Stone sculptor Wayne D. Ferree and Graciano Corp. restored three landmark monuments in the North Side’s Allegheny Commons Park.
The Pittsburgh-born daughter of Russian Jews fought through homelessness, starvation and depression but found her muse in New York City
The Society for Contemporary Craft’s new one-year apprenticeship goes to Corey Carrington. Its goal is to give black artists a platform.
Also: Women of Visions at Sweetwater, and Artist of the Year and Emerging Artist speak at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.
The Oscar winner will co-produce “Warhol,” telling the story of the Pittsburgh native who reset the world view of art and culture.
Sun Ra Arkestra jazz, Ada Limon poetry and classical, hip-hop and rock music from the duo Black Violin are on tap this week.
Last November, Martha Rial traveled to Uganda to document the work being done to empower the children.
From comedian Kathleen Madigan to heavy-metal Mariachi band Metalachi, there’s plenty to do around Pittsburgh this weekend.
The changing of the season brings fresh concerts, plays, dances, film festivals and other events to the area.
From haunted museums to ZooBoo to Wings & Wildlife Public Art, Pittsburgh’s cultural attractions gear up for fall.
Among the options: Brazilian contemporary artist Helio Oiticica at The Carnegie to Gilded Age artist Milton Bancroft at the IUP Museum.
“Contemporary Glass: Richard Marquis, Dante Marioni, Nick Mount” continues through Oct. 15; murals of Maxo Vanka are subject of two talks.
The writer/historian will handle the comic and cartoon art museum’s day-to-day operations and long-term planning, fundraising and strategy.
Certified public accountant Rebecca McNeil has shown her clients the life-changing magic of tidying up budgets.
The art the Indiana County man painted while in prison will be featured in an exhibit at the Monongalia Arts Center in Morgantown, W.Va.
Highlights for this weekend include the Pittsburgh Irish Festival, Britsburgh and LIGHTIME.
From Downtown to Greensburg, the visual art calendar is full and diverse as the fall season begins with festivals, events and exhibitions.
Peter Oresick, a prolific poet, publisher, printer, painter and collector of more than 2,000 fictional works set in Western Pennsylvania.
Carnegie Museum of Art examines the convergence of light, time and photography through the imaginations of a New York collective.
Comedian Michael Blackson, an “Edward Eberle Retrospective” and the Re:NEW Festival are on tap this week.
A holiday weekend full of festivals, fairs and food.
Rapper-singer-painter juggles solo career, Junk Foods and Killer of Sheep.
“Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe” closes Sunday at The Frick Art & Historical Center with performance, activities and food.
“I Approve This Message: Decoding Political Ads” at the Toledo Museum of Art, runs through Nov. 8.
Iconographer from Ukraine found her true calling in the Steel City in creating elaborate paintings featuring icons in local churches.
If you show up at Downtown’s SPACE gallery to see “John Riegert,” you’ll get to see many representations of him and meet the man himself.
Six winners of the contest that honors creative reuse in home renovation or art will receive tickets to the Big Pour beer festival Sept. 10.
Lots of fairs and festivals, including the Shadyside Art Festival and the Rensaissance Festival are on the schedule for the weekend.
Clay, paintings and drawings by seminal 20th-century studio artist Daniel Rhodes are exhibited at Art & Education at the Hoyt in New Castle.
Collaborative art project breaks down as artists squabble over alterations and artistic visions.
The Pittsburgh Comedy Festival, jazz percussionist George Jones and comedian Pauly Shore are on tap this week.
An exhibit on the North Side explores parallels between Andy Warhol and Ai Weiwei, who are larger-than-life figures in art and persona.
Lots of fairs, including the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival and loads of other activites scheduled for the coming weekend.
A panel will discuss artist and activist Ai Weiwei within the context of contemporary Chinese politics and art at The Andy Warhol Museum.
Thar Sayegh moved to Pittsburgh in hope of resuming the art career he had to put on hold when he first came to the U.S.
Author Sherrie Flick, country singer Scott McCreery and an opening reception at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts are on tap this week.
Farm shows, fairs and music, all on the agenda for the coming weekend.
The Re:NEW Festival will use recycled material art objects to address issues of sustainability and transformation in the Pittsburgh region.
Opening reception for "A Second Home,” which occupies 3 floors of the Mattress Factory. Collectors of antiques and folk art speak Saturday.
Soul line dancing, jazz and art openings fill the schedule for the coming week.
The Flood City Music Festival in Johnstown, Brad Paisley at the Pavillion and a party in McKees Rocks all on the schedule for the weekend.
Pittsburgher Maranie Rae Staab exhibits photographs of Syrian refugees and Iraqi displaced persons at UnSmoke Systems in Braddock.
Lots of music from the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble to an electronic violinist on the schedule for this summer weekend.
Instructor Andor Paposi-Jobb will lead the first in a series of Plein Air Art Retreats Aug.8-11 in Knox, Clarion County.