August 6, 2022
  • August 6, 2022


‘Between Artists’: Flathead Valley Painter Collaborates with Writer in Norway for Hockaday Museum Exhibit

by on July 31, 2022 0

Lauren Korn chats with painter Tabby Ivy, one half of the collaborative team behind “Between Artists: Life in Paintings and Prose,” an exhibit now on view at the Hockaday Museum of Art in Kalispell, Montana. Tabby tells how she and writer Damon Falke (based in Norway) approached multimedia collaboration. Tabby will give an artist...

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New York painter dies at 81 –

by on July 26, 2022 0

Jennifer Bartlett, whose experiments in subjugating painting to predetermined systems of rules had won her a loyal following, died on July 25 in Amagansett, New York, at age 81. A representative of the Paula Cooper Gallery, which offered Bartlett some of his early exhibitions, confirmed this. death. Bartlett’s paintings are quite different from almost...

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The Iranian poet turned American action painter

by on July 21, 2022 0

How Iranian-born artist Manoucher Yektai – a narrative poet and still life painter who died in 2019 at the age of 98 – found himself in American Abstract Expressionism and its subspecies, dubbed “painting action”? The answers to this question emerge in the biographical and critical essays of Manoucher Yektai (Karma Publications, 2022). Its...

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A multifaceted personality, Deepti Naval is an Indian actor, director, writer, painter and photographer.

by on July 16, 2022 0

A Country Called Childhood is a beautifully told memoir about growing up in Amritsar in the tumultuous 1950s and 1960s by award-winning actress Deepti Naval. A candid conversation with the veteran actress/author about her memoir, movies and more. A multi-faceted personality, Deepti Naval is an actor, director, writer, painter and photographer. Deepti has carved...

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Anna Boberg: a Swedish painter fascinated by the Norwegian landscapes of Lofoten

by on July 13, 2022 0

Silent Evening – Lofoten Scene, by Anna Boberg, circa 1910-14 The hardship and endurance involved in Anna Boberg’s art was poetically summed up by anthropologist and translator Hanna Astrup Larsen in 1913. Writing in the American periodical The craftsman, Larsen described how: “For several months of each year, this delicately nurtured woman from gay...

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A Different Rockwell: Painter and Translator Daisy Rockwell Charts Her Own Path | arts and culture

by on July 13, 2022 0

MANCHESTER — Dhwani is a Hindu word that is apparently difficult to translate into English. But Daisy Rockwell does not hesitate to launch: “Dhwani is an echo, a vibration, a resonance. This is alliteration and assonance. Dhwani can be deliberate and playful, as in doublesense and pun, an accidental hodgepodge of sameness or mystical...

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a tiny but deliciously domestic show

by on July 6, 2022 0

There’s an irony in the Freud Museum’s tiny but deliciously domestic new exhibit: Lucian Freud spent his life rejecting various loved ones, as he tried to get away from a family he considered ‘boring’. Indeed, one of the exhibition’s starting points, an early drawing belonging to the museum of a palm tree with yellowed...

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Sam Gilliam: Abstract painter whose art went beyond the frame

by on July 2, 2022 0

Sam Gilliam, a Washington DC artist who helped redefine abstract painting by freeing the canvas from its traditional frame and shaking it into sumptuous paint-splattered folds cascading from ceilings, stairwells and other features architects, died at the age of 88. Resembling a giant painter’s drop cloth, his flowing, unstructured canvases, called curtains, appeared in...

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Henni Alftan, painter of cropped and suspenseful scenes, gets his market moment at Sprüth Magers in London

by on July 1, 2022 0

Finnish artist Henni Alftan’s calm, cerebral paintings have become an increasingly prominent presence on fair stands and online viewing rooms over the past five years. Two lively solo exhibitions in 2020 at avant-garde galleries Various Small Fires in Seoul and Karma in New York (the latter brought her to the 2021 edition of Art...

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Revolutionary painter dies at 88 –

by on June 27, 2022 0

Sam Gilliam, an influential painter whose canvases offered new possibilities for abstraction, inspiring legions of artists, died on June 25 at age 88. David Kordansky and Pace, Gilliam Galleries, said the cause was kidney failure. Gilliam’s abstractions are unusual in that they are often sculptural, essentially suggesting that painting need not be two-dimensional. Working...

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Why was Churchill’s favorite painter forgotten?

by on June 19, 2022 0

William Nicholson was one of London’s most fashionable portrait painters when he bought a parsonage on the Sussex coast in 1909. It was ‘a crazy thing for a man to do’, the 37-year-old artist admitted years, leaving him £200. in debt and “in the curiously rotten position of having more houses than food”. But...

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The Sims 4 Painter Career Guide

by on June 13, 2022 0

If you want to pursue the career of painting in The Sims 4, you will have the freedom to work part-time in addition to another career. Professionals in this career can mentor many of their students, which is exciting. You will also receive prizes in addition to community and collector rating. Your chances of...

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Blue plaques unveiled in Felpham pay tribute to the famous painter and Olympic fencing coach who worked on Star Wars

by on June 11, 2022 0

Two blue plaques, commemorating Olympic fencing coach Bob Anderson and engraver Charles George Lewis, were unveiled by Felpham Parish Council over the weekend. The plaques are part of Council’s ongoing efforts to recognize and commemorate the village’s history. A blue plaque revealed last summer celebrated the courage of Antarctic explorer Ernest Joyce, who went...

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William Orbit announces new album The Painter

by on June 7, 2022 0

William Orbit announces new album The Painter William Orbit’s new album will feature Beth Orton, Georgia and Katie Melua. William Orbit has announced the release of his new album The painter August 26. “I had been away from music for a few years, cooped up in a beach town in California, painting and writing...

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Canadian painter Christopher Pratt dies aged 86

by on June 5, 2022 0

Painter Christopher Pratt appears in a family photo. Pratt, long considered one of Canada’s greatest painters, has died at age 86. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Pratt Family **MANDATORY CREDIT** TORONTO – Christopher Pratt, esteemed Canadian painter and designer of the provincial flag of Newfoundland and Labrador, has died at age 86. The entertainer...

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Winston Churchill — Painter in Marrakech

by on June 4, 2022 0

By Cheryl Anderson “It’s a wonderful place, and the hotel is one of the best I’ve ever used. I have an excellent bedroom and bathroom, with a large balcony twelve feet deep, overlooking a truly remarkable panorama over the tops of orange and olive trees, and over the houses and ramparts of native Marrakesh....

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The painter Adrian Ghenie: “I wanted to play directly in the fabric of the building”

by on June 4, 2022 0

“The Martyrdom of Father Pino Puglisi” by Adrian Ghenie (2020) © Rosellina Garbo ‘The Crucifixion’ (2019) © Rosellina Garbo The work of Romanian painter Adrian Ghenie is certainly very impactful. It hits you right between the eyes and somewhere in the stomach. His bubbling canvases, with figures and faces often worked in frenetic abstraction,...

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Unvarnished photos by Georgia O’Keeffe show the elusive painter in her element | Smart News

by on June 2, 2022 0

Georgia O’Keeffe poses at her home, Ghost Ranch, New Mexico. The artist has often drawn on imagery of the American Southwest in his work. Malcolm Varon Who was Georgia O’Keeffe? It’s a question that permeates much of the scholarship and writing around the legendary painter, who was simultaneously one of most photographed-and more mysterious—...

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Team of academic excellence in all fields: Goetzinger, Parimi, Imhof, Dickinson, Painter | Local News

by on May 26, 2022 0

Lee Goetzinger • Parents: Cara and Greg Goetzinger. • School: Carthage High School. • Planned career field: Anthropology/archaeology. • Long-term goals: I would like to become an archaeologist who focuses on linguistic discoveries, but I am open to other possibilities. I would also like to eventually move to Europe. • Tips for freshmen for...

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Art was a battlefield for Italian painter Artemisia Gentileschi, a feminist before the word was coined

by on May 25, 2022 0

Sexual assault. The battle for control of a woman’s body. The silence of women’s voices. Italian artist Artemisia Gentileschi lived through it all in the 1600s, resisted, and ultimately won. Gentileschi made a name for himself as a daring painter of biblical and Roman heroines – Judith, Esther, Susanna, Lucretia. Her bold history paintings...

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The lazy painter? – FAD Magazine

by on May 18, 2022 0

Benjamin Deakin: ‘Emanator’, 2022 – oil on canvas125 x 150 cm Painting looks like easy and enjoyable work: roll around the studio when your hangover allows, mix a few colors until you see something you like, then celebrate with another drink. Goes beyond the project management required to make movies; or the supply of...

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Surrealist Renate Druks, visionary painter of cats and muse of Anaïs Nin, receives the spotlight at the Independent Art Fair

by on May 5, 2022 0

Wide-eyed, hypnotic cats stare at the canvases. Beside them, women lying languidly in a state of undress. These are the peculiar and haunting visions of Renate Druks, an obscure Viennese artist who lived and worked in Los Angeles in the middle of the last century. During her lifetime, Druks was a close friend of...

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Painter Jamul finds inspiration in daily life

by on April 30, 2022 0

Although Lisa Bryson has been drawing since college, she didn’t begin to seriously pursue a career in the visual arts until around 2007. Her mother, who is herself an award-winning visual artist, always encouraged Bryson, as a young girl and later as an adult. “Drawing was a way for me to make friends and...

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The Kibele Art Gallery exhibits Yalçın Gökçebağ, painter from Anatolia

by on April 27, 2022 0

The exhibition of painter Yalçın Gökçebağ titled “The Past Lasts Long” opened at Istanbul’s Kibele Art Gallery on April 26. The retrospective exhibition, which presents works by the artist from different periods, will continue until July 23. Gökçebağ had the opportunity to observe Anatolian life, people and nature while teaching in different places in...

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Keira Knightley’s first foray into animation tells the story of Jewish painter Charlotte Salomon

by on April 21, 2022 0

Keira Knightley attends the World Premiere of Misbehavior in London, England in March 2020.Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images Until her agent sent her the script, Keira Knightley had never heard of Charlotte Salomon. Most people didn’t. The Jewish painter was born in Berlin in 1917, and was killed the day she arrived in Auschwitz, five months...

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The beginnings of the JDJ Tribeca gallery of the contemporary painter Bea Scaccia

by on April 19, 2022 0

JDJ is delighted to present With their striking characteristics, a solo exhibition by Italian multidisciplinary artist Bea Scaccia. This exhibition marks Scaccia’s first exhibition with the gallery and his first solo exhibition of paintings. At the heart of Scaccia’s practice is the need to create characters and visual archetypes – often genderless, faceless and...

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Cassi Namoda changes what it means to be a painter

by on April 4, 2022 0

To burst Brief conversations with people who do things they are passionate about. Cassi Namoda. Photo: Alina Asmus “Some would say that your late twenties are a bit late these days to start a career as a painter, which is strange and unfortunate,” says Mozambican artist Cassi Namoda, 33. After studying cinematography at the...

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A masterpiece by the first female history painter to be exhibited at a Paris salon is headed to the fine arts museums of San Francisco

by on March 23, 2022 0

the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco acquired Psyche bids farewell to her family (1791) by Marie-Guillemine Benoist-a rare work by a female old master and the first history painting presented at the Paris Salon by a female artist. “Marie-Guillemine Benoist is in some ways really an exceptional artist, but she also kind of...

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Portland painter specializing in sea life art

by on March 19, 2022 0

PORTLAND – Crossing Corpus Christi at the South Padre Island Drive and Crosstown Expressway interchange, you might be used to seeing columns and walls full of sea life artwork. Local artist and business owner Dinah Bowman was responsible for the decorated concrete pieces. A lover of the ocean, she has used fish life, coastal...

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Pilot-turned-painter creates religious art

by on March 10, 2022 0

At the end of a tree-lined country lane, past the stream and at the end of a gravel driveway is the painter’s studio Henry Wingate. The foyer and hallway of the Madison home are crowded with faces gazing at framed portraits. The cavernous studio is filled with larger-than-life paintings, costumes, and easels. Busts are...

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Painter David Barber’s work on display at Bridport

by on March 8, 2022 0

A MAN’s artistic dream comes true after drawing inspiration from the West Dorset landscape to paint ‘beautiful’ pieces. Former teacher David Barber has launched his own exhibition on Bridport after spending his summer 2021 touring the West Dorset region and creating oil paintings. Mr Barber was invited to Dorset by Bryony Alsop, a storyteller...

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