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Meet One Of The Real 'Mad Men,' 1950s Ad Artist Mac Conner

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.10.2014 | Arts

Thanks in large part to Matthew Weiner and his penchant for the 1960s, the glorious graphic design of post-war America has been resurrected. "Mad Men"...

Hyperrealist Paintings Of Food So Sumptuous You Can Taste Them

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.08.2014 | Arts

Painting, as a practice, has a long history of capitalizing on the sensual, intimate aspects of people and objects. From a lounging nude figure to a f...

Welcome To The Magical World Of International Stilt-Walkers

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.11.2014 | Arts

Welcome to the world of the moko jumbies, the guardians of a stilt-walking tradition that originated in West Africa and migrated to the Caribbean hund...

The Many (Portrait) Faces of Virginia Woolf

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.08.2014 | Arts

"A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction." Virginia Woolf wrote those memorable words back in the late 1920s, ref...

Art Activist Creates Wearable 'Armor' Sculptures To Promote Gender Justice

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 07.14.2014 | Arts

NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Stein wants people to armor themselves in her art. She creates full-length wearable sculptures embedded with all manner of fo...

A Quentin Blake Art Show Is Bringing Your Favorite Children's Books Back To Life

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.15.2014 | Arts

Once upon a time in 1975, an illustrator with a knack for crooked lines and an author with a penchant for dark humor forged a friendship children's li...

Meet The World's First Woman Graphic Novelist

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.28.2014 | Arts

Does the name Helena Bochořáková-Dittrichová ring any bells? If you call yourself a lover of literature or graphic novels, it should. She's the mi...

This Is How American Art Has Changed Over The Last 100 Years

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 02.27.2014 | Arts

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the great art patrons of the 20th century who built the nation's first modern art museum in Washington is offering a broad ...

Survey Of Outsider Artists Challenges The Meaning Of 'Black Art'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.07.2014 | Arts

It's not often that so-called "outsider artists" get a chance to showcase their artwork on the walls of an established New York gallery, hanging with ...

Artists Create Their Own Earth-Based Embassy To The Moon

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

If there's one thing artists like Leonid Tishkov and Agnes Meyer Brandis have taught us, it's that the art community reserves a special place in its h...

Wayne Thiebaud: Memory Mountains

John Seed | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
John Seed

Veteran artist Wayne Thiebaud -- who will turn 93 on November 15th -- isn't slowing down a bit. His current one-man show at the Paul Thiebaud Gallery, Memory Mountains, consists of 31 paintings and 17 works on paper and fills both floors of the gallery.

Jennifer Pochinski at the John Natsoulas Center for the Arts

John Seed | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
John Seed

Jennifer Pochinski is a Sacramento based painter who paints in a big, generous style. Although she is a representational artist, Jennifer works like an Abstract Expressionist, often covering an entire canvas in a single day.

An Artist, a Curator and a Rabbi Walk Into a Bar...

Susan Michals | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Susan Michals

An Artist, a Curator and a Rabbi Walk Into a Bar is an amalgamation of not only Dennis' wit, but but of his superior, hyper-realist eye. 'I think all of the paintings in this exhibition are Marc's strongest to date.'

NCCA Kronstadt: Documents From a Russian Residency

j.frede | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
j.frede

Like many of my contemporaries in Los Angeles, I work across multiple disciplines that allow for attention to be directed toward my investigations rather than restricted by a commitment to a single medium. Working in this way allows for opportunity to explore.

'History and Utopia': Hubert Czerepok at Arsenal Gallery Bialystok, Poland (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 06.29.2013 | Arts
VernissageTV

In this video, Polish artist Hubert Czerepok guides us trough his exhibition History and Utopia, a solo show at Arsenal Gallery in Białystok, Poland....

LOOK: Tony Oursler's Living Sculptures

VernissageTV | Posted 04.20.2013 | Arts
VernissageTV

Tony Oursler's exhibition agentic iced etcetera at the PinchukArtCentre in Kiev, Ukraine, is the first major solo exhibition by the artist in Eastern ...

The Frimousses de Créateurs: "YES FUTUR"!

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 01.20.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Since 2003, the Frimousses de Créateurs action has been symbolizing the extraordinary alliance between fashion, art and humanitarian involvement.

The Painted Word From Hieroglyphics To Braille

Peter Frank | Posted 11.12.2012 | Arts
Peter Frank

One picture, goes the saw, is worth a thousand words. But each word in fact contains several pictures. Writing is as much a pictorial as a literary craft; originating in hieroglyphs, written words emerged as stylized depictions of the things they connoted, and the traces of those depictions have persisted even in our phoneme-based alphabets.

Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada at The Met

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 07.08.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

2012-05-08-Screenshot20120508at8.51.36AM.jpg"Juxtaposing the work of Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada allows us to explore how the past enlightens the present and how the present enlivens the past."

Comme des Garçons: 'White Drama'

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 06.19.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

The Galliera Museum's extra-mural program continues at Les Docks - Cité de la Mode et du Design with two concurrently running exhibitions: One on Cri...

Messed Up Manga Meets The Armory

Posted 03.07.2012 | Arts

Kaikai Kiki Gallery's exhibit at the Armory Show 2012 gives a colorful glimpse of Japanese contemporary art, including some pretty mangled manga. ...

Art Basel Miami Beach: Awesome

Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D. | Posted 03.04.2012 | Miami
Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D.

"Awesome" is a word I reserve for a few select things I have experienced, including walking on the Great Wall of China and my mom's Reuben sandwiches. Art Basel Miami Beach is also on that list.

Earth Now: The Futility and Utility of Photographs

Katherine Ware | Posted 06.14.2011 | Green
Katherine Ware

PHOTOS: Ex-Gang Members, Artists Collaborate For A Show About Violence, Hope

Posted 06.12.2011 | Arts

This collaborative project between ex-gang members and LA artist Nancy Baker Cahill is visually haunting. Participants in the project tell their stori...

PHOTOS: Simple, Surreal Paintings Based On Middle Eastern Traditions

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Nadia Ayari WHAT: This Place WHEN: February 25 - April 16, 2011 WHERE: Monya Rowe Gallery 504 West 22nd Street, 2nd Floor New York, NY...