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Last week, we reposted a piece by Margaret Rew for Art for Breakfast, a blog that asks writers to pick a few pieces of art everyday and give honest, beautiful descriptions [continued at Big Red & Shiny…]   Image information:Cornelia ParkerHanging Fire (Suspected Arson), 1999Wire mesh, charcoal, wire, pins, nails144 x 60 x 72 in. (365.8 x 152.4 x 182.9 cm)Gift of Barbara Lee2006.5ICA Boston

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January 31, 2018 Hayley Silverman at Bodega

LOS ANGELES — The story of Yokosuka, as told by photographer Ishiuchi Miyako, takes place in lonely, foreboding streets, where the miracle of Japan’s postwar economy seems to not have shaken off the grit and grime of history. If not for the occasional human figure, the naval city south of Tokyo could be mistaken for a ghost town of old signs and shuttered storefronts. The images suggest some kind of injury or trauma not redressed, a city forever cursed by the pall that lurks in every frame. Such...

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#ishiuchi_miyako, #japan, #world_war_ii, #j_paul_getty_museum, #yokosuka

Believe it or not, Matt Browning’s grids are each hand-carved from a single block of wood. The artist explains: “The work itself began as a challenge, whether or not I could take a piece of wood or any material really, and, through a series of selective cuts, expand that material, spatially and volumetrically, in a way that never actually separates the material from itself.” Hear more from Browning in the Biennial audio guide. [Matt Browning (b. 1984), Untitled, 2016. Wood, collapsed: 3 ½ x 3 ½...

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#whitney_biennial, #2017_biennial, #matt_browning, #grid, #modernism, #conceptual_art, #craft, #wood, #carving, #hand_carved, #material, #art, #american_art, #whitney_museum

thunderstruck9: Gerhard Richter (German, b. 1932), Abstraktes Bild (848-6), 1998. Oil on canvas, 51 x 56 cm.

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August 14, 2016 Sterling Ruby

Photographer James Needham (@jamesneedham) captured this moment while visiting #Cusco, #Peru. “The little girl was chasing after her older siblings as they played among the market stalls in the village square,” he remembers. // #streetportrait #contemporaryphotography #photostreet #streetphotographers #ig_street #decisivemoment #architectureandpeople #travelgram #traveldeeper #travelmemories #tinypeopleinbigplaces #popsofcolor http://ift.tt/2m22FNW

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PHOTO: MASSIMO SESTINI—POLARISThis Photographer Is Trying to Locate the Migrants Shown in This Iconic ImageMassimo Sestini has launched a campaign to find the people he photographed in the Mediterranean Sea last year

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#migrants, #refugee_crisis, #massimo_sestini, #where_are_you

KITAOKA Fumio(北岡文雄 Japanese, 1918-2007)Mount Fuji II   富士 Ⅱ 1993   Woodblock print viaMt. Fuji - B   富士 B   1992   Woodblock print viaSnow Capped Mt. Fuji   富士冠雪 2001 Woodblock print via

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August 23, 2013 Franz West
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January 24, 2013 HELEN FRANKENTHALER

It’s a good night for Barbara Kruger and book buying @adobebookshop #bookshop barbarakruger #art #type #printmaking (at Adobe Books and Art Coopertive)

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Niina Vatanen - Collector, 2010, c-print on aluminum, 45 x 56 cm, edition of 5 See more Niina Vatanen posts here.

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#art, #photography, #niina_vatanen

worse: Norman (Romanesque), limestone corbels with plaster ornamentation, one clay brick, plastic on casters, seran cling wrap, custom printed tie, 2011

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PHOTO: BALAZS GARDI FOR TIME See the Grueling Life of an American SurgeonPhotographer Balazs Gardi followed a trauma surgeon for close to 48 hours

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#surgeon, #doctor, #balazs_gardi

June 9, 2011 marek wykowski
August 30, 2013 NANCY GRAVES
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September 29, 2014 Gosia Kosiec (Poland) 2014