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A Trio of Tangents at Walter Wickiser Gallery
D. Dominick Lombardi
Artist, art writer and curator
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ARTS & CULTURE
Interrupted Images: Discombobulation In Painting Is Definitely A Thing
Professor of Art History
Contemporary discombobulation—let’s say from the past decade—seems to have its sources in postwar European painting, particularly
William H. Neukom '64 Professor of Computational Science, Dire...
Architecture has a long history of geometric inspiration and aesthetics (besides the obvious mathematical connections with engineering), going back at least to ancient Greece and the infusion of classical geometric shapes like squares and circles into their structures.
Jocelyn Josef and Her Original Genre, Squarism
Writer, reader, artist, produce lover
Her positivity could be a result of a childhood spent roaming around Hawaiian islands. It could be a culmination of a post college, mind-altering, backpacking trip through Europe and the immediate triumph of the harsh corporate world following.
FOOD & DRINK
Restaurant Review: Estￃﾩrel at the Sofitel Los Angeles
Philip David Morton
Writer, producer, contributor
The result is all on the end of your fork, where each bite impresses.
Meet Mernet Larsen, A Painter Whose Breakout Show Happened In Her 70s
Behind The Scenes: Roman Turovsky
D. Dominick Lombardi
Artist, art writer and curator
Turovsky, who was born in 1961 in Kiev, Ukraine, emigrated with his family to New York City, making a brief stop in Rome, in 1979. I recently had the opportunity to ask Turovsky a few questions about his art.
Here Are Some Animated GIFts To Help You Celebrate Picasso's Birthday
How to Be 'That Guy' at Your Office
#2: Buy a cork board from your own money and hang it in the break room. Put up a note with a famous quote or saying, and replace it with a new one every single day.
Childhood Cartoons Get An Awesomely Disturbing Makeover
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Why Mickalene Thomas Is Art History's Plastic Surgeon
: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937
Marcia G. Yerman
Writer on women's issues, human rights, environment and culture
The show operates on several different levels. In 21st century terminology, it is a mashup of history, psychology and art.
Masterworks by Working Masters
Member, Florida Artists Hall of Fame, Former Editor-in-Chief, ...
With these pleasant reminders of the past and the present and their connections to contemporary inventiveness, I've had the unexpected and pleasurable experience of seeing great classic works within reach, up close and friendly.
For Warren Rosser,
the space between
Is Easily Maneuvered
While some works invite you to step up and take a closer look, the thrill of the space between, Warren Rosser's current exhibition at Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art in Kansas City, is standing back and allowing the eye to absorb it in full.
Cubism Meets Nintendo In 8-Bit Watercolor Paintings
Prague Wows With a Cornucopia of Stunning 20th-Century Architecture and Design Gems
Interior Designer and Antiques Dealer
It's impossible to nail down my favorite parts of Prague in one post, so I thought I'd focus on my favorite examples of architecture and design in the city: Cubist, Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
When Art Framed War
New-York Historical Society president
Americans responded to the art in the Armory Show with excitement, confusion, and dismay. Some members of the press called the exhibition's Gallery I, with its European modernist works, a "Chamber of Horrors."
Simon McWilliams: Abstract Armature
Shana Nys Dambrot
Art critic, curator, essayist based in Los Angeles.
McWilliams is looking at ordinary cement, rebar, polyurethane and debris, but he's using paint and saturated color to understand it.
A Surprisingly Dark Side Of Marc Chagall
Happy Birthday, Marc Chagall!
In South Asia, a Twist on Picasso's Legacy
Senior Editor, Christies.com
In 1907, Pablo Picasso painted what many consider to be the most important painting of the 20th century,
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon
. It depicted the female nude in a way it had never been done before.
Marie Laurencin's Dream World
Professor of Economics, University of Chicago
Marie Laurencin's life spanned two world wars and a great economic depression, but these left no trace in her art. For most of her life, her art portrayed an unchanging dream world. The popularity her art enjoyed during her lifetime has now receded.
The Met Was Just Given 78 Cubist Artworks
Keeping Your Manets and Masaccios Straight
Editor and freelance writer
There is little shame in viewing an unfamiliar work of art and saying, "I have no idea who painted that," rather than make an uneducated guess.
Children's Art Exhibition Comes to Brunei: Trish Amichi's 'Big Ones Little Ones' Project
Founder, Project Khalid
Since 2004, an Australian project called "Big Ones Little Ones" has marshaled the power of the feeling of accomplishment with a focus on special-needs children, the global community and a direct link to Aboriginal Australians.
Happy Birthday Marc Chagall!
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