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Happy Birthday to Amedeo Modigliani!Born on this date in Livorno, Italy, in 1884, Modigliani moved to Paris in 1906, where he was active in the bohemian artistic communities of Montmartre and Montparnasse and became infamous for his hot-tempered nature and debaucherous lifestyle. Read about the artist on Unframed, and view two of his works in LACMA’s galleries: http://bit.ly/29wgWYg

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thebookqueene:“For all is like an ocean, all flows and connects; touch it in one place and it echoes at the other end of the world.” the quote is actually from ‘The Brothers Karamazov’, which makes more sense…

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August 2, 2011
December 18, 2014 Denise Nestor

PHOTO: ALESSANDRO PENSOAlessandro Penso is TIME’s Pick for Photo Story of the YearThe Italian photographer explains what motivated him to stick with the story

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Veronica Riedel (Guatemala, b. 1961) Cotzij from the series The Making of the Mestizas, 2006. Mixed media photo collage. 40” x 35”. Robert Gumbiner Foundation Collection“This work from the series The Making of the Mestizas by Veronica Reidel places indigenous women in a position of prestige, challenging the way these women were treated in Latin America during and after the Spanish conquest.  A Mestiza is a woman of mixed indigenous and European descent and is one of many racial categories that w...

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FEATURED ARTIST: Adam Marnie Non, 2013. Inkjet color print mounted on drywall, painted wood. 75 x 55 x 7.5 inches. Courtesy the artist and Derek Eller Gallery, NY.

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redlipstickresurrected:Joshua Petker (American, b. 1979, Van Nuys, CA, USA) - Contentment Smoking, 2010  Paintings: Acrylics on Canvas

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“I was roaming around the narrow streets of #Varanasi, #India and was following the man on the bicycle for a good frame,” photographer Ashraful Arefin (@ashrafularefin) remembers of the night he took this picture. “And then this cow appeared, and they just passed each other like a regular thing.” More at @ashrafularefin. // #streetportrait #streetphoto #photostreet #streetphotographers #ig_street #decisivemoment #streetphotography #contemporaryphotography #photojournalism...

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January 6, 2012 Bettina Yung
January 31, 2013
December 14, 2013 racist-test, 2013 ħ

Lucas Foglia I had the pleasure of chatting with Lucas Foglia about his work, stories and Frontcountry for sparkol.com the other day - Read Here

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November 3, 2017 bluesonplanetmars
October 12, 2017 Aertime

Paul Hart: Drained, 2016-2017 Hart’s most recent work DRAINED concentrates on an area of land which lies barely above sea level. Located a few miles from the coastal area known as The Wash in the UK, the series is a personal interpretation of a region imbued with a very specific and unique character. DRAINED will be published as Hart’s third monograph in 2018 with a text by Francis Hodgson.Prints from the series will be exhibited at The Photographers’ Gallery, Print Sales 18...

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“The building has become a gathering place, a conduit of art and culture, a gateway to lower Manhattan.” Architectural Digest explores the new Whitney.

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Angler’s Pond, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA • USA37°46'02.3"N 122°29'49.0"WOlfactory notes: Eucalyptus, damp earth, ozone, livestock

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PHOTO: YUYANG LIU This Instagram Account Offers a New Perspective on China The feed is a collaboration between foreign and local photographers

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February 18, 2017
July 9, 2015

howtoseewithoutacamera: by Albert Renger-Patzsch Zeche “Victoria Mathias” in Essen [Colliery “Victoria Mathias” in Essen, 1929 Kauper, Hochofenwerk Herrenwyk, Lübeck [Cowper, blast furnace Herrenwyk, Lübeck], 1927 Ein Knotenpunkt der Fachwerkbrücke Duisburg-Hochfeld [A node from the latticework bridge in Duisburg-Hochfeld], 1928 Zeche “Heinrich-Robert”, Turmförderung, Pelkum bei Hamm [Headframe at the Heinrich-Robert colliery in Pelkum, near Hamm], 1951 Zeche “Graf Moltke”, Gelsenkirchen-G...

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Japanese artist Hirotoshi Ito, also known as Jiyuseki, creates unlikely sculptures out of stones and rocks, injecting humor and surprise into a seemingly stubborn material. See more on HiFructose.com.

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July 4, 2017 Antoine Vollon
August 11, 2014

rob-art: (via milano-expo-e-arte-grazia-varisco-se-al-museo-della-permanente-quadri-comunicanti-2008telai-in-ferro-alluminio-64-x-49-cm-cad.jpg (JPEG 画像, 1500x846 px) - 表示倍率 (91%)) Grazia Varisco

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August 14, 2013 JOHN CHAMBERLAIN

Flashback Friday: Here’s a look back to our opening at the Breuer building in September 1966. The Met Breuer opens today! Love to our friends and colleagues at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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cosmoanimato:Moana facial expressions. It was very challenging to make her every expressions and attitudes look like a 14 year old girl. Drawing a girl is always much harder than drawing a male character at least for me.

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July 1, 2012 FRED BRATHWAITE

On press photos of my upcoming book with New Documents Much thanks to the wonderful Jason Fulford for proofing the book overseas! Photos by Jason Fulford

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A Page from the Drawing Papers ArchiveOn this page from Drawing Papers 75 you will find It’s Not About Fair; It’s About Power (1300 + Edit Cuts from the Motion Picture Showgirls) drawn with graphite on paper by Brian Lund in 2006. Lund was part of the Selections Spring 2008 exhibition, curated by Nina Katchadourian, featuring a small group of artists from the Viewing Program.Lund’s work features a self-invented graphic vocabulary – a coded, cryptic arrangement of dots, dashes, lines, numbers, an...

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