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George Bush Paintings

Is George Bush a Better Painter Than Thomas Kinkade?

Mat Gleason | Posted 06.16.2014 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Unlike every art pundit phoning in an internet review of George Bush's painting exhibition in Dallas, I actually flew down to the Big D last week to s...

W. Reveals Himself as 'a Decent Amateur' Artist

Edward Goldman | Posted 06.09.2014 | Arts
Edward Goldman

It's highly unusual for a public figure -- especially a high-profile politician -- to reveal something very personal and rather uncommon about himself. And to do it willingly?

Bush-Painting Boarding

Jeff Danziger | Posted 06.08.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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An Art Critic Reviews George W. Bush's Paintings... And Isn't Impressed

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.09.2014 | Arts

George W. Bush's painting exhibition opened this weekend at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas. Dubya's premiere exhibition rev...

George W. Bush: My Painting Of Myself In The Bathtub Was Meant To 'Shock'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.03.2014 | Politics

Former President George W. Bush admitted he was "annoyed" by hackers who leaked images of his paintings, specifically one of himself in the bathtub he...

George Bush Painter

Jeff Danziger | Posted 04.28.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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George W. Bush's Paintings Are Finally Getting Their Own Exhibition

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 02.27.2014 | Arts

Exciting news! Our favorite outsider artist is about to become an insider. As Time notes, the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Tex. an...

Bush Shows Off Paintings On Leno

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former President George W. Bush showed off his painting and his granddaughter and poked fun of his post-White House years on the ...

George W. Bush Is Planning A New Painting Series And We Can't Wait

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Former U.S. president and current watercolor enthusiast George W. Bush is back at the easel. "Finally!" shouted no one everyone who's been obsessed wi...

LOOK: George W. Bush Painted A Cat And The Internet Is Excited About It

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.27.2013 | Arts

The time has come, dear readers, for another batch of George W. Bush paintings, revealed by your friendly neighborhood hacker Guccifer. Gawker pub...

Laura Bush: No George W. Bush Paintings In Presidential Library Until He Gets 'Better'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

Unfortunately for visitors to George W. Bush's new presidential library, they won't get to see any of his paintings there -- yet. In an interview ...

George Bush Still Viewed Unfavorably, Poll Finds

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

Despite a string of recent public appearances, Americans still rank former President George W. Bush unfavorably, according to a recent poll conducted...

SAY WHAT?!

Posted 03.27.2013 | Arts

The gargantuan art force that is the Gagosian Gallery exhibits some of the most enigmatic and masterful artists in history: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Andy...

George Bush's Amazing Animal-Themed Artworks

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.22.2013 | Arts

Just when we thought former President George W. Bush's artistic saga couldn't get any better, Gawker recently revealed a whole new batch of Dubya's pa...

The Woman Who Taught George W. How To Paint

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.09.2013 | Arts

Ever since we discovered former President George W. Bush's hidden painting talent, we've been dying to know where he learned to whip up self-portraits...

Dangers of the Bush Email Hacking

Edward Wasserman | Posted 04.28.2013 | Media
Edward Wasserman

We'll leave to the FBI and Secret Service the question of whether the hacking warrants legal reprisal. My interest is in what sort of respect Bush's privacy deserves from the media that received the hacked materials.

The Painter, George W. Bush

Kate Clinton | Posted 04.16.2013 | Comedy
Kate Clinton

Listen, I applaud anyone who develops new interests in retirement, or even anyone who can retire, and I do not criticize his skill. Sadly it is not a jail-time perk for good behavior, but a hobby freely practiced.

George W. Bush, Amateur Painter: A Poetic Response

Anis Shivani | Posted 04.13.2013 | Arts
Anis Shivani

In this, as in so many other ways, he has tried to imitate his ultimate mentor's every little trait -- although a little belatedly, in this instance, since the failed painting career is supposed to precede the totalitarian crescendo, not succeed it years later.

THE WEEK IN ARTS & CULTURE

Posted 02.09.2013 | Arts

Things got strange this week in the art world. The artist name on everyone's tongue was George W. Bush and a lucky thrift store shopper may have found...

Luke Johnson

Artists Perplexed By Interest In Bush's Self-Portraits

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.09.2013 | Arts

WASHINGTON -- Many hailed the unveiling of former President George W. Bush's official portrait in May as a rare moment of bipartisanship in a notoriou...