Archive for the 'Art' Category

Liubov Popova, an Homage

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Liubov Popova, an Homage by Joyce Kozloff on the HyperAllergic.com Website January 2, 2016

At the Freud Museum by Christopher Turner

Monday, December 21st, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  At the Freud Museum by Christopher Turner on the LRB website on March 22, 2012.

In ‘Mark Rothko: From the Inside Out,’ a Son Writes About His Father

Monday, December 14th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: In ‘Mark Rothko: From the Inside Out,’ a Son Writes About His Father by Randy Kennedy in The New York Times on December 11, 2015.

Christopher Rothko, the son of the painter Mark Rothko. SAM HODGSON FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES

Gavin Turk’s Dream Induced Exhibition Opens At London’s Freud Museum

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Gavin Turk’s Dream Induced Exhibition Opens At London’s Freud Museum by Sara Faith
on the artlyst website on November 30, 2015.

Photo: Paul Black © artlyst 2015

Jewface: “Yiddish” Dialect Songs of Tin Pan Alley

Sunday, November 15th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Jewface: “Yiddish” Dialect Songs of Tin Pan Alley at the Yivo Institute. On view in the Joan Constantiner Gallery, ground floor, November 2015 through Spring 2016.

Lucian Freud drawing of him and his first wife, in private hands for nearly 70 years, to be sold at auction;Lucian Freud drawing of him and his first wife, in private hands for nearly 70 years, to be sold at auction

Friday, November 6th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Lucian Freud drawing of him and his first wife, in private hands for nearly 70 years, to be sold at auction; The artist gave the work, an illustration for a book project that never came to pass, to Sonia Brownell, George Orwell’s wife by Mark Brown on The South China Morning Post website on November 05 2015.

A detail of Flyda and Arvid (1947), which is to be sold at auction later this month.

Seventeenth-century Dutch paintings at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Seventeenth-century Dutch paintings at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on October 29, 2015.

The Shipbuilder and his Wife, Rembrandt van Rijn, 1633, British Royal Collection

The Rush of Berlin

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Rush of Berlin by Martin Filler on the New York Review of Books website on October 14, 2015.

Fox Europa Produktion/Theaterwissenschaftliche Sammlung, University of Cologne Advertising photocollage for Berlin: Die Sinfonie der Grosstadt, 1927

Sotheby’s London to Offer Rediscovered Lucian Freud Drawing

Thursday, October 15th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Sotheby’s London to Offer Rediscovered Lucian Freud Drawing by Nicholas Forrest on the Blou Art Info website on October 15, 2015.

Broomberg & Chanarin and the mystery of Freud’s couch

Thursday, October 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Analyse this: Broomberg & Chanarin and the mystery of Freud’s couch by The Art Newspaper on their website on October 8, 2015.

Broomberg & Chanarin’s Every Piece of Dust on Freud’s Couch at the Freud Museum London

Surprise Stop To Bless Sculpture Symbolizing Catholic Unity With Jews

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Surprise Stop To Bless Sculpture Symbolizing Catholic Unity With Jews by Dotty Brown in the Jewish Daily Forward on September 28, 2015.

The bridge between art and science

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The bridge between art and science by Juliana Kenny on the Bouin News website on October 1, 2015.

Christopher Moore, owner of Troubetzkoy Paintings, looks at a replica of Gustav Klimt’s ‘The Kiss’. Stephen Dunn/Hartford Courant/MCT via Getty Images

Click Here to Read:  The New Science of Mind by Eric R. Kandel in The New York Times on September 6, 2013. (more…)

Books of Jewish Beauty

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Books of Jewish Beauty by Sara Lipton in The New York Review of Books on August 28, 2015.

The British Library: An image from volume 2 of The Tripartite Mahzor showing the revelation at Sinai; male protagonists have human heads, but women are given the heads of various animals, Germany, Lake Constance region, circa 1320

Laurie Anderson on New Work, HABEAS CORPUS

Monday, September 21st, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Laurie Anderson on New Work, HABEAS CORPUS: “I think meditators are the people who will understand this best” on the Garrison Institute website on September 21, 2015.

Art, Psychoanalysis, and Adrian Stokes

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Art, Psychoanalysis, and Adrian Stokes: A Biography, by Janet Sayers A wealth of detail and revealing images bring a troubled critic into focus, says Sharon Kivland on The Times of Higher Education website on September 3 2015.

A Lifetime of Sketchbooks from Postwar Painter Richard Diebenkorn

Monday, August 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: A Lifetime of Sketchbooks from Postwar Painter Richard Diebenkorn by Allison Meier on the Hyperallergic website on August 24, 2015.

Richard Diebenkorn, “Untitled” from Sketchbook #10, page 13 (1943–93), gouache and watercolor on paper (gift of Phyllis Diebenkorn, © The Richard Diebenkorn Foundation)

SIS Beheaded an 82-Year-Old Archaeologist Who Refused to Reveal the Location of Ancient Artifacts

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: ISIS Beheaded an 82-Year-Old Archaeologist Who Refused to Reveal the Location of Ancient Artifacts “When ISIS took the city they rounded up anybody they considered to be an enemy.” by Bryan Schatz on the Mother Jones Website on August 19, 2015.

In July, ISIS militants executed 25 Syrian soldiers in the ruins of Palmyra’s Roman amphitheater.

From Birthday to Funeral, Rare Footage of Picasso Surfaces in AP Archives

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: From Birthday to Funeral, Rare Footage of Picasso Surfaces in AP Archives by Claire Voon on the Hyperallergic blong on July 24, 2015.

Picasso at his 80th birthday celebration (screenshot via YouTube)

The Exuberant Postcard Art of the First Bauhaus Exhibition

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Exuberant Postcard Art of the First Bauhaus Exhibition by Allison Meier on the  Hyperallergic website on July 20, 2015.

Paul Häberer, “Bauhaus Ausstellung Weimar Juli–Sept, 1923, Karte 13″ (1923), lithograph, 3 15/16 x 5 7/8 inches (all images courtesy Museum of Modern Art, Committee on Architecture and Design Funds, photos by John Wronn)

Why the “mad genius” is a myth

Friday, July 17th, 2015

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Click Here to View: Why the “mad genius” is a myth on the Verge.com website on July 14, 2015.