Today is the first day of the brand new me. 😎

monday, Lauren Purje, comics

by Vivian Chiu Taking the chair archetype and placing within it chairs that are progressively smaller. Each chair has hand cut grooves on the inside edges of its seat frame as well as notches in the seat back. These grooves range from 1/2” wide to 1/8” wide. The mechanism works so that the pegs fit into the grooves of the chair one size bigger and slides into place so that the horizontal edge between the chair seat and back line up. The simple mechanism allows the chairs to be taken apart and pu...

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“The war had taken away many things,” #Korean photographer Han Youngsoo (1933-1999) wrote in his book ‘Life: People in a period of recovery.’ “At the height of the Korean war, I was moving across the front lines as a soldier experiencing this tragedy, witnessing countless scenes that enraged me. But what was even more surprising […] was perhaps the ordinary fact that ‘people lived on’ nevertheless. Although a sense of futility, sadness, shock, and despair lin...

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Letterpress:noun | let·ter·press | ledərˌpresThe technique of printing with moveable type from a hard, raised image under pressure, using viscous ink. Invented in Germany in the 15th century. Art History Glossary: A helpful list of art and architecture terms to support curious rookies.

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#letterpress, #typography, #graphic_design, #art_history, #printing_tools, #rare_books, #getty_research_institute

Today Open Sessions artist Lauren Bakst was at The Drawing Center to prep for her upcoming performance - Single Occupancy. This is a performance work by Bakst and Yuri Masnyj and it will take place in our Main gallery on the following dates Friday, August 7 at 2pm & 3pm Thursday, August 13 at 7pm Thursday, August 20 at 5pm Friday, August 21 at 2pm & 3pm We nabbed a shot of Lauren in front of Abdelkader Benchamma’s installation “Representation of Dark Matter” in our stairwell. Benchamma’...

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August 1, 2011 JUDY PFAFF

PHOTO: CEDRIC GERBEHAYE A Photographer’s Quest to Rediscover His Native Belgium After spending most of his life abroad, Cedric Gerbehaye comes back to Belgium

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February 28, 2011 Roger Ballen, Bite, 2007

Brandi Milne’s pop-surrealist, acrylic paintings are both sweet and strange. A new body of work “Once Upon a Quiet Kingdom,” is collected in a show at Corey Helford Gallery. See more on HiFructose.com.

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met-drawings-prints: In Memoriam, Louise by Ernest Haskell, Drawings and PrintsMedium: Etching and engravingGift of Mrs. Ernest Haskell, 1931 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/679384

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thunderstruck9: Hans Vandekerckhove (Belgian, b. 1957), Franky’s Greenhouse, 2005. Oil on canvas, 200 x 160 cm.

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3 DAYS LEFT: Photos submitted to The Print Swap between 11/29 & 1/26 are eligible for the upcoming Print Swap exhibition at @monthofphotola. Submit by tagging #theprintswap. #Lviv, #Ukraine photographer Oleksandr Berezko’s (@oleksandrberezko) image ‘Early morning in the old depot’ was recently selected for @theprintswap and will also be considered for the show. The final curated collection will include 30 photos, selected by Paul Kopeikin of LA’s Kopeikin Gallery (@ko...

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December 29, 2010 Adam Schreiber

Laura Poitras: Astro Noise closes May 1! Don’t miss this immersive installation of new work by artist, filmmaker, and journalist Laura Poitras, which The New York Times called “an engrossing solo show.”

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#laura_poitras, #astro_noise, #installation, #immersive, #art, #american_art, #american_artist, #filmmaker, #journalist, #war_on_terror, #mass_surveillance, #film, #edward_s

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oldgamemags: Official PlayStation Magazine #21, April 1999 - Ridge Racer Type 4 Cover! Follow oldgamemags on Tumblr for more awesome scans from yesteryear!

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“Anaheim had been hit hard with wildfires for a few days, filling all our skies in Orange County with heavy smoke,” Jason Fenmore (@ohdagyo) remembers. “With the expectations of a wild sunrise, I set out at about 4:45 in the morning. I remember first stepping out of my house and feeling how dry and still the air was. Not even the slightest breeze. I drove up and down the coastline hunting for anything that looked even remotely wave-like. At one point I almost gave up and turned...

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August 8, 2017 Mio Monasch

toryburch: F is for Front-to-Back Models Janet Stevenson and Sabine, wearing designs by Clare Potter and Dorothy Cox, respectively, in Bermuda, 1947. Photographed by Genevieve Naylor/CORBIS

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