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Surrealists

Meet The Feminist Artist Who Refused To Define Herself As Such

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.28.2014 | Arts

Upon hearing the name Meret Oppenheim, a striking image often comes to mind. A teacup, spoon and saucer, covered in a tawny fuzz, the beautiful collis...

Bring On the Night: The Photography of Andy Summers

Bettina Gilois | Posted 04.10.2014 | Arts
Bettina Gilois

Art is inside the artist and finds its expression through the instrument. The guitar. The camera. For Andy Summers they were the instruments without words.

That Obscure (Surrealist) Object of Desire

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 03.31.2014 | Arts
Bernard-Henri Lévy

From a reading of this fascinating book, which provides an indispensable counterpoint to two exhibitions on the same theme at the Pompidou Center in Paris and the Lyon Museum of Fine Arts, one leaves with the renewed certainty that the surrealist revolution was one of mind rather than of art.

Interview With Shalom Tomas Neuman, Winner of Italy's Prize for Art, Giglio d'Oro 2013

Lisa Chau | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
Lisa Chau

Fusionism is expansive, inclusive. There are no limits to the combinations, of disciplines and techniques one can invent. Fusionism integrates and liberates; it creates dialogue and community.

Roberto Matta Gets First Show In Germany In Decades

VernissageTV | Posted 03.23.2013 | Arts
VernissageTV

The exhibition Matta: Fictions at Museum Frieder Burda in Baden-Baden, Germany, presents the work of one of the most influential painters of the 20th ...

Man Ray's Surreal Love (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.17.2012 | Arts

In 1929 Lee Miller approached Man Ray, an artist 17 years her senior, asking him to be her mentor. The elder artist reluctantly agreed, and they began...

The World Is a Mind in Thomas Demand's La Carte d'après Nature

G. Roger Denson | Posted 02.11.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

It is the artists' expertise at mapping the terrain between dreaming and waking that compels Thomas Demand to designate "the Map" ("La Carte") not just as a metaphor for art, but as the premier function of art.

WATCH: Photographer Bettina Rheims Channels The Surrealists

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 07.24.2011 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

Surrealism is eternal. The quaintly comical provocations of the original Surrealist gang of the 1920s have been so absorbed into high and low culture...