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Ancient Americas: Art, Beauty and the Gods

Ancient Americas: Art, Beauty and the Gods

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Mayan Jade Pectoral, an important artifact used by kings or other elite figures in Maya, is one of the exceptional works in Beauty in the Ancient Americas Pre-Columbian-Aesthetics at Barakat  Full Article »

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Giant Rekindles Memories of Movies Past

Giant Rekindles Memories of Movies Past

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Installation view of Ballroom Marfa from Giant, a three-channel film installation by Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler. Photo: Frederik Nilsen ART REVIEW: Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler: Giant at the Blanton  Full Article »

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MFA Examines Modern Art  With Five New Installations

MFA Examines Modern Art With Five New Installations

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Dos Mujeres (Salvadora y Herminia) by Frida Kahlo (detail), 1928. The oil on canvas is one of the artworks examining  modern art history at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston REVIEW: Five  Full Article »

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Julie Schenkelberg Wins ArtPrize With ‘Symptomatic Constant’

Julie Schenkelberg Wins ArtPrize With ‘Symptomatic Constant’

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Details of Julie Schenkelberg’s Symptomatic Constant, 2014   art installation at the Morton Hotel in Grand Rapids, MI. Image courtesy of Asya Geisberg Gallery ART PRIZE : Julie Schenkelberg’s Symptomatic Constant that  Full Article »

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‘The Concert ’at the National Gallery of Art Plays into Art History

‘The Concert ’at the National Gallery of Art Plays into Art History

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Gerrit van Honthorst, Dutch, 1590 – 1656, The Concert, 1623, oil on canvas. unframed: 123 × 206 cm (48 7/16 × 81 1/8 in.). Image courtesy of the National Gallery  Full Article »

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Hamdi Attia’s Paintings Question the Innocence of Photojournalism

Hamdi Attia’s Paintings Question the Innocence of Photojournalism

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Daisies, one the Mixed Media painting on Panel Hamdi Attia, who in his recent artworks questions the impact of photojournalism photos. Image:  Al Masar Gallery FINE ART: Hamdi Attia calls attention to  Full Article »

ART AUCTION

Minimalist Artworks Sale at Christie’s Uncovers Art Tradition

Minimalist Artworks Sale at Christie’s Uncovers Art Tradition

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Donald Judd’s Untitled, one of the artworks by minimalist artists to go on auction at Christie’s. Estimate: $ 20,000-30,000. Image: Christie’s. ART AUCTION Artwork by famous minimalist artists expected to make  Full Article »

ART & DESIGN

British Folk Art Emerges From the Abyss of Art History

British Folk Art Emerges From the Abyss of Art History

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Heart pincushion by an unknown artist is an example of British Folk Art that is emerging from the abyss of Art History at the Beamish The Living Museum of the North.  Photo: Tate Photography  Full Article »

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