MEXICO CITY — At first glance, the room seems innocuous. There is a desk with a wallet, a purse, and some empty bottles, an army-green shirt on a hanger, some shelves, and a few chairs. Upon looking m...

Grupo Proceso Pentágono, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, muac, mexico city

December 13, 2013 cinoh:  

berrycampbell:This Thursday night we celebrate Ann Purcell and her Caravan Series from the 1980s. ¼/18 from 6 to 8pm at Berry Campbell Gallery, Chelsea, NYC. Meet the artist. [Ann Purcell “Gypsy Wind” 1983 acrylic and collage on canvas 72 x 60 inches] #annpurcell #artparty #berrycampbell (at Berry Campbell)

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PHOTO: INSTAGRAMInstagram’s New Search Update Makes it Easier to Explore the World“Wherever something is happening, chances are you can see it here”

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January 16, 2015 by bobbyscheidemann

palmandlaser: From Creative Computer Graphics (1984) Fractal Lunar Mist. Richard F. Voss, IBM Research.

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lersoncollage: “3018” Collage Art by Lerson Prints store ➡ https://www.redbubble.com/people/lerson/works/29657041-3018 Facebook | Instagram | Behance

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Caravaggio, The Inspiration of Saint Matthew, 1602. Oil on canvas, 292 x 186 cm. San Luigi dei Francesi, Rome (link) This painting is the second version of two completed for the Contarelli Chapel in Rome. While the original was deemed inappropriate by its patron, French Cardinal Matteo Contarelli, this one was well received and hangs in the chapel to this day. Aside from being a much more visually appealing composition as a whole, the Saint Matthew in this version seems to have more control ove...

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#caravaggio, #italy, #painting, #oil_on_canvas, #people, #saint, #angel, #religion, #baroque, #san_luigi_dei_francesi, #1600s, #1600_09

January 6, 2016 Laura Owens
November 1, 2013 Heitor Magno
December 22, 2015 Hilma af Klint

davemcdermottart:22″ x 30″. Acrylic, paper & fabric on watercolour paper.  Currently on display at the Mill Cove Gallery Cork.

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April 19, 2013 Chris Killip

Submission Friday:Portrait of Michelle Phanh by Anastasiia Sapon http://www.anastasiiasapon.com/ https://www.instagram.com/anastasiia_v_s/ http://anastasiiasapon.tumblr.com/

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January 21, 2013 James Wyeth
December 5, 2013

baja-baja: Sol LeWitt,  Black Loops & Curves No. 3, 1937 etching with sugar lift aquatint on Somerset Textured White paper

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January 11, 2012 NANCY GRAVES
April 3, 2016
January 31, 2015 by smythecm

Friday/Saturday: In dialogue with Frank Stella’s Moby Dick series, artists and writers will read Herman Melville’s epic novel Moby-Dick; or, The Whale in the Whitney’s fifth-floor galleries. The two-day event culminates on the 164th anniversary of the novel’s publication. Installation view of Frank Stella: A Retrospective (Whitney Museum of American Art, October 30, 2015–February 7, 2016). From left to right: Frank Stella, The Blanket (IRS-8, 1.875X), 1988; Moultonville II, 1966; Effingham II,...

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#moby_dick, #frank_stella, #new_whitney, #abstraction, #painting, #literature, #herman_melville, #marathon, #artist, #writer, #whitney_museum, #whitney_museum_of_american_a

Welcome back to #ThyCaptionBe, a celebration of modern interpretations of medieval aesthetics. Every Tuesday, this will go down on Tumblr and Twitter:We’ll post a detail.You guess what in the world is going on and write a caption (questionable accuracy welcome). Then we’ll share the full illumination and myth-bust if we must.Caption away! Can’t wait to see what #ThyCaptionBe.

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#thycaptionbe, #caption_this, #medievalists, #historians_on_tumblr, #illuminated_manuscripts

July 23, 2013 manic botanic