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August 14, 2014 Murat Erman Aksoy

Cecil Taylor’s relationship with Min Tanaka is one of mutual admiration and influence. After performing together across Japan in the late 1980s, the two collaborated on a site-specific performance on Mercer Street for the Guggenheim in 1994. More recently, they performed together at a ceremony recognizing Taylor’s receipt of the 2013 Kyoto Prize. Tanaka will perform his site-specific and improvisational on-going project entitled Locus Focus in the fifth floor gallery and outdoor terraces,...

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#cecil_taylor, #min_tanaka, #dance, #music, #jazz, #free_jazz, #improv, #site_specific, #open_plan, #new_whitney, #whitney_museum, #whitney_museum_of_american_art

December 24, 2011 BERNAR VENET

Chapel of St Ignatius, Seattle, WA • USA47°36'40.4"N 122°19'04.1"WOlfactory notes: Vanilla, beeswax, olive oil, vegetable oil

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#nl, #photo, #chapel, #seattle, #scent

March 27, 2012

terminusantequem:Emil Vén (Hungarian, 1902-1984), Sunlit Forest Road, 1937. Oil on canvas, 63,5 x 53,5 cm

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WHAT’S ON: Nicolás Guagnini, Nicolás Guagnini. November 20, 2014 – January 10, 2015. Bortolami Gallery, 520 West 20th Street, New York, NY 10011.  Image courtesy the artist and Bortolami Gallery, New York. www.sculpture-center.org

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May 8, 2016 Min-Woo Bang

MACICIO (Kikuyu word for “spectacles”), 2015CONCEPT/PHOTOGRAPHY: Osborne MachariaCOSTUME & SPECTACLE DESIGN: Kevo Abbra“This is my first of many fictional stories to come. It revolves around the Mau Mau (guerilla fighters during Kenya’s struggle for independence). Rumour has it that within the Mau Mau fighters was a special unit of 5 opticians who hand-crafted special-made spectacles that they used to to spot the enemy at night. Little is known about them…til now.” https://www.behance...

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#osborne_macharia, #kevo_abbra, #kenyan_photography, #kenyan_photographer, #black_futurism, #black_nostalgia, #mau_mau

November 12, 2017
August 13, 2014 Daragh Walsh Kennedy
August 24, 2016
November 8, 2013 © Vivian Fu. Portraits.

Scenes from last week’s ‪‎Modern Ball‬ — a truly magical night just before we opened the museum! Check out pics from SFMOMA’s biggest fundraiser of the year — and maybe even spot a glamour shot of yourself?

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I was recently awarded the Carol Crow Memorial Fellowship and in turn a solo exhibition at Houston Center for Photography, which opens Friday May 6 and will be on view until June 19. I invite anyone in the area to attend the opening - more info here. The exhibition contains a selection of new work from my latest project, Grays the Mountain Sends, an ongoing series inspired by the poetry of Richard Hugo that explores the lives of working people residing in small mountain towns and mining communit...

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artruby: Julian Lethbridge, Untitled (2012). At Paula Cooper Gallery, part of Art Basel Miami Beach 2013.

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August 5, 2013 steve powers

Hand Lettered PrintBetter to fight for something than to live for nothing.- George S. PattonInspired by George S. Patton, this print highlights one of his famous quotes written out within the shape of a soldier. See more work by DesignDifferent

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December 12, 2012 Cheyney Thompson

Yeesookyung“The series, titled “Translated Vase,” was first inspired by the Korean artisan tradition of destroying porcelain works that are not deemed pristine, and she has continued to make the fused pieces since 2001. Intrigued by these tossed aside works and shards, Yee began saving fragmented tea cups and pots rejected by contemporary masters. Honoring the works’ dismantled states, she traces each crevice in 24-karat gold leaf in the style of Japanese kintsugi, merging the unwanted works tog...

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April 14, 2014 Eva O'Leary

Online Dating #FAIL Of The Year Recently I was flipping through channels when this commercial made me facepalm harder than every beauty pageant fail in, like, history, (such as). Watch out ‘Merica, there’s a new online dating website called Farmer’s Only. The commercial is complete with lonely farmers, animals mocking their existence, and my particular favorite, a cartoon depiction of the farmers from Grant Wood’s iconic painting American Gothic who say “We used to...

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iveseenthat: #LucioFontana neon sculpture at the #TriennaleDiMilano, 1951. Couches by #CesareLacca, fabric (!) floor mural by #AttilioRossi (at Patrick Parrish Gallery)

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From the botanical garden in San Juan Teotihuacán. The Aztec pyramids provided rich greenery and history. Doing professional photography is a dream I’m always aiming for. My photographs: scroonie

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#travel, #photographers_on_tumblr, #color, #experimental, #still_life, #nature, #submission

January 1, 2013 bobbydoherty
May 1, 2011 MOSER

vintagemanga: TAKAHASHI Rumiko (高橋留美子), One Pound Gospel / 1 Pound no Fukuin / 1ポンドの福音

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March 8, 2015 Brian Kershisnik