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5 Need to Know Picasso Paintings

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 09.13.2016 | Arts
Madelaine D'Angelo

Picasso painted Girl Before A Mirror during his cubism period in March 1932. The young girl was Picasso's mistress, Marie Therese Walter, who he painted multiple times during the 1930s.

CultureZohn: Picasso, the Junk Collector

Patricia Zohn | Posted 09.11.2016 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

You think you've seen everything there is to see about Picasso, and then you see the new Museum of Modern Art sculpture retrospective. It shows how clever and engaged Picasso was with the immediate world around him, that his method of bricolage, taking things from this and that to craft his sculpture, was so original and so charming. For years artists have been inspired by Picasso. I imagine a whole new generation seeing this show and being similarly stimulated.

All The Evidence That Picasso Actually Stole The 'Mona Lisa'

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 08.21.2015 | Arts

In the early morning of Monday, Aug. 21, 1911, the world's most what is now the world's most famous painting, the "Mona Lisa," was stolen from its gla...

A Caring Bridge Site for Artists?

Sandy Thomas | Posted 08.03.2016 | Arts
Sandy Thomas

I kind of feel like, if you bring a show to the Fringe, it's like the Universe's way of hazing you, and whatever the outcome, just by surviving the month, you are in the club.

Top 10 Reasons to Go to France

Patricia Zohn | Posted 07.30.2016 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

The French have been reading the tea leaves. Despite or perhaps because of recent violence, there seemed a new spirit of generosity towards tourists, if not to migrants. So many Americans are trooping off to art fairs. Why not also visit the most exciting performance festivals, many in France, which have a multicultural, often political, contemporary perspective? And a spate of private, hidden-away sites has also opened to the public which document the intensity of the lives and work of artists.

An Interview With School of Visual Arts' Creativity Master Richard Wilde on His New Book, The Process: A New Foundation in Art and Design

Christopher Lee Nutter | Posted 07.29.2016 | Arts
Christopher Lee Nutter

Disruptive ideas. Innovation. Creativity. These buzz words drive the conversations in branding, business, visual design and the arts. And all three boil down to the same pressing question -- how do you create something new?

Disclaimerland & Validation Via Virtue

Kimann Schultz | Posted 07.15.2016 | Arts
Kimann Schultz

If the display or broadcasting of creative works were reliant on a virtue rubric, then our museum walls would be nearly empty, our radio waves and streaming would run rather silent, our bookshelves would be quite bare....or chock full of posted disclaimers....?

From the Streets of NY, to Main Street SM, FLOrE and Westgard Take On LA!

Kathy Leonardo | Posted 07.08.2016 | Arts
Kathy Leonardo

New York street artists FLOrE and Westgard share the spotlight in a two-person exhibition titled "CALIFORNIA Dreaming."

Artist Finds Possible Picasso Painting Hanging Out In His Attic

artnet | artnet News | Posted 09.17.2015 | Arts

This article originally appeared on artnet News. by Amah-Rose Abrams Scottish pop artist Dominic Currie may have discovered a Pablo Picasso rolled...

Obtaining Self-Mastery at Frieze Week NYC (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 05.26.2016 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

Obtaining self-mastery or enlightenment during Frieze week is not an easy mission. Frieze Art Fair New York poses many challenges for art dealers, artists, collectors and its boosters, known as patrons. Most of this is psychological.

Classic Artwork Censored To Accommodate Fox 5

Fusion | Molly Fitzpatrick | Posted 05.18.2015 | World

Pablo Picasso’s Women of Algiers (1955) sold at auction for a record-breaking $179 million on Monday. In reporting this story, NYC affiliate Fox 5 N...

Fox Affiliate Censors Breasts On Picasso Painting

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 05.15.2015 | Media

A Fox affiliate came under fire this week for censoring cubist images of breasts on a record-breaking Pablo Picasso painting. Fox 5 News, New York ...

How to Be the Best Interior Designer or Professional of Any Kind

Courtney Price | Posted 05.13.2016 | Education
Courtney Price

Are we using all of the resources available to us to best hone our skills? Are we evolving? Are we bringing enough to the table? The learning curve never stops.

To All News Agencies: Obscene Auction Results Are Not Art News

John Seed | Posted 05.12.2016 | Arts
John Seed

This morning's news is full of reports about the sale of a Picasso painting for $179 million dollars. These reports are dominating the "Arts" pages of the world's newspapers and the "Arts" verticals of many websites. However, this is not an "Arts" story: it is a Business story.

Art as Investment

Maguire Mealy | Posted 06.13.2015 | Arts
Maguire Mealy

In February, the art market was shocked by the news that Marina Picasso, granddaughter of Pablo Picasso and heiress to about 10,000 works by the artist, plans to sell an indefinite number of works to finance and broaden her philanthropy.

How to Become a Creative Genius: Trade Secrets From Picasso, King and Einstein

Daniel DiPiazza | Posted 06.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Daniel DiPiazza

Today, we're going to explore the working processes of three of the world's most creative people: Pablo Picasso, Stephen King and Albert Einstein -- and learn how you can apply their creativity secrets directly to your own life.

'Misia': A New Musical At Last

Barry Singer | Posted 05.23.2015 | Arts
Barry Singer

I never knew Vernon Duke but I have been working with him for fifteen years now and I'm delighted to report that we are finally, finally, getting someplace.

Iconic Surfaces

Bruce Helander | Posted 05.18.2015 | Arts
Bruce Helander

In Casselman's case, the familiarity with textures, coupled with the thick, tactile, earthy nature of clay that he manipulated with rubber and metal-edged "ribs," naturally and eventually carried over to his unique approach to painting, which he has been exploring for over twenty-five years.

Different Strokes

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.05.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss


A Stolen Picasso Painting Shipped As A Christmas Present Has Finally Been Seized

artnet | artnet News | Posted 02.27.2015 | Arts

The cubist painting La Coiffeuse by Pablo Picasso was considered missing for over a decade. Photo: AP/US Department of Justice This article origi...

This Is The 'Degenerate' Art Once Banned By Hitler

HuffPost Italy | Silvia De Santis | Posted 02.24.2015 | Arts

Chagall, Picasso, Ensor, Kokoshka… During Hitler's era, Jews were not the Nazis' only victims. Artworks suffered as well, especially the art that Hi...

The Art of Being Calm

Linda Esposito, LCSW | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Linda Esposito, LCSW

Whether you suffer from occasional anxiety, generalized anxiety, or its more cumbersome cousin, social anxiety, the following strategies can help get you on the other side of calm when practiced regularly.

Picasso’s Granddaughter Plans To Sell Art, Worrying The Market | DOREEN CARVAJAL | Posted 02.04.2015 | Arts

MARSEILLE, France — Since Marina Picasso was a child, living on the edge of poverty and lingering at the gates of a French villa with her father to ...

How Losing Helps You Win

Samantha Boardman MD | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Samantha Boardman MD

One strategy to overcome the Trophy Industrial Complex is to encourage healthy competition. This is not an oxymoron. Competition can bring out the best in both children and adults.

Coloring Outside the Lines... A Forgotten Modern Master

Frank Browning | Posted 03.01.2015 | Arts
Frank Browning

Here on the shortest, darkest day of the year it felt like Spring while the rest of France shivered under frost. Yet inside Bourdeaux's grand Beaux Arts museum, another Spring had been resurrected -- fifty years after his death Roger Bissière.