one-graphic-per-day: Slatch by Yvan Hydar

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January 22, 2012

BRIGHT AND IMMENSE UNIVERSE THANX FOR THIS WONDERFUL SUNDAY IN MOUNTAIN AND AGAIN FOR THIS NEW FANTASTIC ISSUE OF “WE ARE OBSCURED”….AND YES….I'TS PUBLISHED AND I’M ON IT WITH MY ARTWORK….THANX JOHANN D'NALE MY FRIEND!!!!!!READ IT :http://issuu.com/butilikeit/docs/we_are_obscured_-_annual_1OR BUY IT:http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/956502

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April 13, 2013 phfi: Sneak Peek

OPENING SOON: “Louise Despont: Energy Scaffolds and Information Architecture” is the first solo museum exhibition for Despont, an artist best known for using compasses, stencils, and rulers to create intricate and deeply meditative drawings on ledger paper. Evening opening is next Thursday, January 21, 6-8pm. On view January 22-March 20. The first architectural enclosure on view, entitled Pure Potential, consists of a wooden façade covered by wooden dowels that create a textured and...

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#louisedespont, #soon, #opening

April 7, 2015 by pawl_wall
December 16, 2015 Mary Heilmann

​LACMA’s Ancient Americas collection features, among other things, ceramic funerary offerings from the West Mexican states of Nayarit, Colima, and Jalisco; exquisite Maya vessels from Mexico and Guatemala; jade masks produced by Olmec artists on the Gulf Coast; and stunning ceramics from the ancient chiefdoms of Panama and Colombia. Explore the collection at your next visit. [Musicians, Mexico, Colima, 200 B.C.-A.D. 500, slip-painted ceramic, The Proctor Stafford Collection, purchased with...

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René Magritte, Shunk-Kender, Main de Magritte en train de peindre le dernier empire des lumiéres, rue des Mimosas, c. 1953-1954

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Join us next Thursday, September 1 for a FREE performance by violinist Pauline Kim Harris to bid farewell to #AbdelkaderBenchamma’s monumental wall drawing! At 7:30pm and 8pm. Audience is asked to attend wearing black and white attire, and will be invited to gather in the Stairwell for the back-to-back, ten-minute performances. In response to Benchamma’s “Representation of Dark Matter”, violinist #PaulineKimHarris will give a pop-up performance of J. S. Bach’s monumental Chaco...

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December 22, 2016 ICONOGRAPHY LESSON

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

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September 19, 2015 Greg Bogin
March 11, 2015 Lauren Spencer King
November 25, 2015 Osma Harvilahti

»erased erased de kooning drawing« by geraint edwards (+)the title refers to the robert rauschenberg work in which he erased a willem de kooning drawing over the space of a month, using around 40 erasers in an act of “additive subtraction”, leaving an “empty” image, which showed traces of its former state: a palimpsest.as digital erasure is so much more visually complete, a blank digital image will not show such a history. the pure absence of visual information could represent the beginning poin...

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October 2, 2011
November 13, 2012 CHARLES ARNOLDI

Current events lead us back to one of the most referenced moments in photography history, Roger Fenton’s Crimean War photographs (March 8 to June 26, 1855). The Library of Congress has a good selection, and large tiff files. Get your archive on. Beyond the one photograph that is among the most famous ever, there are many more worth looking at. A survey reveals the desolate landscapes that Fenton is famous for, but I was surprised to find a majority are military portraits. Above: Captain...

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#roger_fenton, #notes

January 18, 2014
May 12, 2013 Rafa Castells
December 31, 2015

READING ROOM: Mariana Castillo Deball, Ixiptla (Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite, 2014) From Bom Dia: Originally a Nahua word, ixiptla has been understood as image, delegate, character, and representative. Ixiptla could be a container, but also could be the actualization of power infused into an object or person. In Nahua culture, it took the form of a statue, a vision, or a victim who turned into a god destined to be sacrificed. Without having to visually appear the same, multiple ixiptlas of the s...

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#mariana_castillo_deball, #bom_dia_boa_tarde_boa_noite, #bomdia_books, #archaeology, #sculpture, #mask, #ixiptla, #sculpturecenter, #reading_room, #2014, #contemporary_art

July 18, 2012
December 31, 2014 by jayshuster

Asa Pingree(via You’ll Never Guess What These Five New Furniture Collections Are Made From - Sight Unseen)

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Vitaly Tsarenkov takes visual cues from 8-bit console games and early 3D animation and crafts acrylic paintings on canvas. See more on HiFructose.com.

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#vitaly_tsarenkov, #8_bit, #acrylic_paintings, #hi_fructose, #hi_fructose_magazine