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10.01.09
20th-Century & Beyond
by Troy
For those of you who have strict rules on what it means to be an artist, you may not like the following list very much. Click HERE to be re-directed. But if you are like me and are of the
10.01.09
20th-Century & Beyond
Music Tree of February 5th 2008, Jesse Brodd I have yet to meet an artist who likes quiet better than loud, silence over music. And while I am sure those people are out there, I am most definitely not one of
10.24.09
20th-Century & Beyond
A lot of my students are curious about Altered Books. I tend to cringe hearing the words Altered Books, because I think back to Crispin Glover's goth cut-ups that were pathetic Burroughs rip offs. They can be ultra corny. But there
05.14.09
20th-Century & Beyond
Although death has been a permanent theme in art for centuries, it was not until the Post Modern era that artists broke away from the tradition of allegorical expression and boldly confronted the theme on an intimate level. From documenting
09.03.09
20th-Century & Beyond
Fall Preview: Don't Miss in New York PART TWO of THREE The fall exhibition season begins in earnest this week and there are a number of great shows not to be missed ranging from established masters like Cy Twombly, showing recent
05.29.09
20th-Century & Beyond
Today marked the opening day for the Saatchi Gallery’s third exhibition in its gorgeous new gallery on Duke of York Square. In the autumn, the Saatchi hosted new art from China, and the spring saw an incredible genre-defying exhibition of new
09.03.09
20th-Century & Beyond
Fall Preview: Don't Miss in New York PART ONE of THREE The fall exhibition season begins in earnest this week and there are a number of great shows not to be missed ranging from established masters like Cy Twombly, showing recent
12.30.09
20th-Century & Beyond
The optimism of High Modernism permeated the times and India needed a new capitol city for the Punjab region after the Partition of 1947. Le Corbusier was selected to design a modern idyll, the first planned city in India, Chandigarh. Around
05.14.09
20th-Century & Beyond
The short career of Bas Jan Ader as an artist still fascinates and engages the art world, decades after his disappearance. Perhaps it was his tragic and sudden death, his courageous and illogical attempt at fulfilling a sailor’s dream, or
09.03.09
20th-Century & Beyond
Fall Preview: Don't Miss in San Francisco The fall exhibition season begins in earnest this week and there are a number of great shows not to be missed. We profile two below that we're checking out and welcome you to email
06.02.09
20th-Century & Beyond
1. Michael Fried, "Art and Objecthood," 1967 In “Art and Objecthood,” Michael Fried seeks to distinguish between the modernist tradition of art, and emerging practices of sculpture by artists like Caro, Smith and Morris. He focuses on two major distinctions, the
05.27.09
20th-Century & Beyond
Last week, the Courtauld Institute of Art in London hosted a panel titled "The Function of the Studio: Four Artists in Conversation" with artists Shezad Dawood, Gautier Deblonde, Antony Gormley and Andrew Grassie. From the program for the evening, as advertised
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