Chester Young

Reasons To Visit An Art Gallery On A Date

20 March 2023
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If you're looking to suggest a date idea to someone you're dating, you might wish to come up with a destination that isn't the norm. While dinner, drinks, and a movie can be fun, suggesting something more unique can show that you've put some thought into the date as it approaches. One place that you may wish to visit on a date is a local art gallery. Many galleries are open into the evening a few nights a week; alternatively, you might wish to visit on a weekend afternoon. Read More …

Six Reasons Why Civil War Preservation Is So Important

17 March 2023
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Civil War sites are cultural and historical resources that need to be protected. Unfortunately, many people don't understand why it's so important to invest in Civil War preservation and to prevent Civil War landmarks from being destroyed. The following are six reasons why Civil War preservation is so important.  Civil War sites offer educational experiences to history students. Students who are studying history may be able to understand historical events better if they can see the landscapes and buildings where such events took place. Read More …

Progressive Posters Of The Southwest: You Have A Lot Of Choices

10 October 2022
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A good progressive poster needs to get its point across, but it really has to look beautiful, as well. While you could go for stylized sayings with elegant borders or to-the-point explanations of why people need to pay attention to a certain issue, you can also look for art that commemorates or memorializes in graphic form rather than text form. You can also look for educational posters that focus on a historical event that was a triumph or tragedy for progressive causes. Read More …

What To Look For When Shopping For Your First Contemporary Art Painting

7 October 2022
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If you have decided to purchase your first contemporary art painting, you may feel a little overwhelmed trying to navigate the market with all the artists and choices available. However, there is really no reason to be nervous about purchasing art. Whether you are interested in starting to collect contemporary art for a hobby or you want to buy a great painting to decorate your home, a few shopping tips can help you find pieces that will serve you well. Read More …

Signature Elements Found In Scenic New Mexico Paintings

4 October 2022
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The natural settings of New Mexico offer a lot of beauty and scenic elements. Many times, painters will transfer that beauty onto a canvas and sell scenic New Mexico acrylic paintings for sale. When you shop for the paintings, you will notice a lot of similar themes and design elements as part of the paintings. Check out some of the signature elements to recognize within the paintings. Once you start to notice the themes, you can pick out which paintings stand out to you and can become a part of your personal art collection. Read More …