Click Here to Read: Museums to Display Ensor’s Monumental Drawing by Carol Vogel in The New York Times on February 27, 2014.
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Click Here to Read: Tango: A Feeling That is Danced Review by Velleda C Ceccoli PhD in the May 2013, Issue 6, Issue of Psychology Tomorrow Magazine.
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EXHIBITION OPENING: WEDNESDAY FEB 26, 2014, 6PM – 8PM
Museum of Modern Art
Artists: EI ARAKAWA & SHIMON MINAMIKAWA, JOSEF DABERNIG, VERENA DENGLER, ANKE DYES & NIKLAS LICHTI, HARUN FAROCKI, TONIO KRÖNER, ULLA ROSSEK, ASTRID WAGNER, FRANZ WEST, HEIMO ZOBERNIG
Curator: COSIMA RAINER
Exhibition Design: ASTRID WAGNER (more…)
Click Here to Read: Sotheby’s to auction painter Lucian Freud’s love letters on the South China Morning News Post webstie on February 10, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Portuguese government tries to auction 85 works by Joan Miró By Sybille Fuchs on The World Socialist Web Site on February 8, 2014.
“Femmes et oiseaux” (1968) by Joan Miró
February 2014 Events at Leo Baeck Institute
Join us in February for a diverse lineup of programs that will explore how German-Jewish immigrants helped build San Francisco, the role of Rabbis in the German Army in WWI, and much more. Unless otherwise noted, please register in advance at (212) 744-6400. The most current list of events is always online at lbi.org/events.
Thursday, February 6, 2014, 6:30 PM | Panel Discussion
Jews, Cities and Culture: Hamburg, New York, and Kiev (more…)
Click Here to Read: How Real ‘Monuments Men’ Saved Priceless YIVO Yiddish Treasure: Nazis Turned YIVO Headquarters Into Looted Trove Center By Eddy Portnoy in the Jewish Daily Forward on February 03, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Re-Commissioning Paradise by Katherine Morais on the on the Penta Blog on January 24, 2014.
Lorenzo Ghiberti’s restored Gates of Paradise. Credit: Katherine Morais
Click Here to Read: Sigmund Freud’s Sicko Grandson: Cruel Lover, Terrible Father, One Hell of a Painter. Two new biographical studies and dual exhibits in Vienna plumb the psychodrama of the great Lucian Freud By Vladislav Davidzon on the Tablet website on January 23, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Seattle Glass Art by Ellie Winninghoff on the Penta Daily Barron’s website on December 30, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Size Matters: This Century’s Hugest Phallic Symbol by yTrey Pence on The Richeson website on November 27, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Dr. Joseph Valks – Using Neurological Processes and Computer Art to Model Global Warming on the Psychology Tomorrow Magazine Blog.
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Click Here to Read: The genius with 500 lovers: Awesomely gifted, magnetically attractive. But artist Lucian Freud, as this new biography reveals, was also a frighteningly ruthless seducer of women by Geordie Greig on the UK Mail Online website on September 13, 2013.
Artist’s muse: Lucian Freud poses with Alexi Williams-Wynn, a lover, for a photo entitled The Painter Surprised
David Dawson Courtesy of Hazlitt Holland Hibbert
Click Here to Read: Art Spiegelman’s Life in the “Shadow of Maus” The acclaimed cartoonist on Banksy, his rejected New Yorker covers, and how Mad magazine smashed Norman Rockwell’s America By Eric Wuestewald in Mother Jones on January 6, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Louise Bourgeois At the Freud Museum by Christopher Turner 22 March 2012 on the London Review of Books blog.
Louise Bourgeois, loose sheet, c. 1959: 27.9 x 21.6 cm. LB-0464; Louise Bourgeois Archive, New York, © The Easton Foundation.
Click Here to Read: The Principles of Caricature by E. H. Gombrich, (with Ernst Kris) British. Journal of Medical Psychology, Vol. 17, 1938, pp.319-42 [Trapp no.1938A.1] on the Grombrich Archive website.
E. H. Gombrich
Click Here To Read: Oregon museum lands record-breaking Bacon painting by Maria Puente on the USA TODAY website on December 27, 2013.