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💅💅💅 Made of a mass of thousands of purple acrylic nails. Frances Goodman nails it with her sculptures and installations within her show ‘Rapaciously Yours.’

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February 21, 2017

“First, what is the museum’s responsibility in addressing the social contexts of art being exhibited? Second, to what extent does an artist’s identity, presentation or social background influence a reading of their work?” - Artist Evan Smith examines the recent curatorial programming at the ICA Boston and questions the efficacy of how they address the social contexts of the work of these artists in a way that is accessible to a broad audience. [continued at Big Red & Shiny&hellip...

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A tiny winged ox holds a black inkpot for Saint Luke, the patron saint of painters, to dip his pen into as he writes his Gospel.Saint Luke, 1330s, Simone Martini. Tempera and gold leaf on panel. The J. Paul Getty Museum.

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July 11, 2016

Last week, we reposted a piece by Margaret Rew for Art for Breakfast, a blog that asks writers to pick a few pieces of art everyday and give honest, beautiful descriptions [continued at Big Red & Shiny…]   Image information:Cornelia ParkerHanging Fire (Suspected Arson), 1999Wire mesh, charcoal, wire, pins, nails144 x 60 x 72 in. (365.8 x 152.4 x 182.9 cm)Gift of Barbara Lee2006.5ICA Boston

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ON VIEW @ SculptureCenterPublic Process Commission Mika Tajima: Meridian (Gold), June 9- September 25, 2016. Hunter’s Point South Park, Long Island City, NY. Installation view, Mika Tajima: Meridian (Gold), 2016, Hunter’s Point South Park, 2016. Pressurized water vapor system, networked LED bulbs, real-time gold commodity indexes, custom analysis program, wood, pigment, sculpted resin. 20 x 144 x 144 inches (50.8 x 365.8 x 365.8 cm). Commissioned by SculptureCenter, New York. Courtesy the artist...

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This golden road on Lake Iseo in Italy leads from the mainland to…the private villa of an arms manufacturer…😶 . While Christo claims he self-funded the artistic production of the project, the Beretta family, who manufacture small armaments on a huge, international scale, gave some logistical assistance, and donated the use of their private island of San Paolo. 

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contemporary-art-blog: Anselm Reyle german artist, loves and works in Berlin. Untitled 2011Contemporary-Art-Blog

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I’m Jim Jimmy James [Marr] Oddly I’m sometimes called Seamus & Hamish.  At the age of 40+ I’m very much a late starter in the world of photography and really started out with in interest in concert and live performance photography.  Unexpectedly I fell into the genre or portraiture and started to become what some would call a lighting photographer. This really started when I undertook a personal project based on the film noir mood.  I have a particular interest in subcultur...

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February 15, 2010

10oclockdot: A Walk through the Tate #100 Turner. The Tate’s collection of J. M. W. Turner, bequeathed to the nation by Turner himself, comprises nearly 42,000 works, certainly far more than any other artist in the Tate.  And if you’re only familiar with classics like The Slave Ship or Rain Steam and Speed, there are loads of surprises to be found while sifting through hundreds of lesser-known masterpieces.  Like this young self-portrait, this grotesque study, this luminous nighttime work, this...

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January 2, 2018 amanda jasnowski pascual

thunderstruck9: Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973), Femme assise dans un fauteuil noir [Woman seated in a black armchair], November 19 & December 18, 1962. Oil on canvas, 130 x 97 cm.

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April 16, 2015 by josephkadow
November 8, 2011 mark peckmezian
April 10, 2013 Katie de Bruycker
January 3, 2014 aaron wojack
November 12, 2013 Nicola Abraham

myampgoesto11: Yang Yongliang: The Moonlight, 2012  installation LED Light Box: 200 × 200 cm,Oil Painting On The Acrylic light film,Water Pool : 500 × 1000cm

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LACMA’s South and Southeast Asian Art collection, consists of paintings, sculptures, and decorative art from India, Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam. “A Princess Visiting a Forest Shrine at Night,” attributed to Indian artist Mir Kalan Khan, circa 1760, incorporates drawing and opaque water colors on gold paper to create this detailed scene. #lacma #indianart http://ift.tt/2m6wFYI

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SubmissionFriday:Number 2 Grid. Acrylic and collage on wood panel. 10 x 10 inches. www.meredithsteele.com

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Photographer Karen Jerzyk creates bleak, surreal works that use often overlooked spaces and themes of both horror and the fantastic. See more on HiFructose.com.

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Much of Ahrong Kim’s vibrant ceramic sculptures are reflections of what happens inside our minds. See more on HiFructose.com.

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Allegory of DistillationAlchemists sought to discover the way the world is made, a quest that had an enduring impact on art around the globe. The mysterious art of alchemy transformed visual culture from antiquity to the Industrial Age, and its legacy still permeates the world we know today.Although little is known about the author of this curious pastiche of bizarre imagery and straightforward technical illustrations, he was apparently well connected. He dedicates this manuscript to his “longti...

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http://ift.tt/2yYb47p from The Print Swap are printed in Brooklyn, New York, by @skinkink, but from there, it’s anyone’s guess where they might end up! Photographers from all over the planet have submitted and shared work through this new initiative. Landscape photos submitted and chosen for The Print Swap between Sept. 5 and Oct. 10 are eligible for the upcoming Print Swap exhibition at Black eye gallery in Sydney. (Photo: Duncan Robinson)

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September 24, 2012 Tied tight.