Saturday, March 23, 2019

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Playing With The Definitions Of Sculpture And Paintings

Stephen Stum + Jason Hallman = Stallman (the name of their company) are partners in life and in work, they work together to produce their art that closely resembles Quilling.  Quilling is rolled paper or card which is positioned to create intricate shapes.  Stallman use painted canvas to play with the definitions of sculpture and paintings, creating these beautiful...

In Venice Has Opened The Exhibition Of The Most Controversial Artists In The World

In Venetian Palazzo Grassi on April 9 opened a major exhibition of Damien Hirst, one of the most expensive and controversial artists of the world. In Venice, Hurst showed the project Treasure from the wreck Incredible - spectacular surreal tale. This is the first big project of the artist over the last ten years...

Monet: Framing Life – Detroit Institute Of Art Museum

This intimate exhibition focuses on the DIA’s only painting by Claude Monet — Rounded Flower Bed (Corbeille de fleurs), formerly known as Gladioli and recently retitled based on new research. Monet painted this work while living in the Paris suburb of Argenteuil between late 1871 and early 1878. His time in Argenteuil was especially productive, for it was there that...

Thyssen-Bornemisza Hosts Exhibition Devoted to Venetian Art of the 16th Century

The Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza is hosting Renaissance Venice. The Triumph of Beauty and the Destruction of Painting, an exhibition devoted to Venetian art of the sixteenth century – its first zenith – and featuring nearly 100 works by artists such as Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese, Bassano, Giorgione and Lotto. It sets out to show how the specific devices of Venetian painting, from...

Fabulous Aquarium Sculptures by Mariele Neudecker

In a fascinating blend of chemistry and sculpture, artist Mariele Neudecker builds three dimensional images contained within large aquariums, an ongoing series she refers to as “Tank Works.” Starting with source materials that include romantic paintings and photographs, Neudecker creates environments that attempt to interpret the 2D imagery in three dimensional space. The representational pieces are contained entirely within...

Jack Shainman Gallery Opens Exhibition of Photographs by Gordon Parks

Opening reception for the exhibition: Thursday, January 11th from 6 – 8 PM at 524 West 24th Street.    Jack Shainman Gallery is pleased to announce Gordon Parks: I Am You | Part 1. As a photographer, film director, composer, and writer, Gordon Parks (1912-2006) was a visionary artist whose work continues to influence American culture to this day. In collaboration with the Gordon Parks Foundation,...

Spectacular rice-straw sculptures at Japan’s Wara Art festival

A big, spectacular dinosaur sculpture is attracting huge crowd of those visiting Uwasekigata Park in Niigata City’s Nishikan Ward. The sculpture is unique for it is created from rice-straw leftovers. The sculpture is a part of ‘Wara Art’ or rice-straw festival, celebrated every August 31st. The dinosaur sculpture, created Amy Goda, a local artist, is fetching praise on social media...

Solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Brian Fahlstrom on view at Marlborough Contemporary

Marlborough Contemporary New York is presenting Truth in the Night, a solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Brian Fahlstrom. Brian Fahlstrom makes paintings that engage with ideas of the contemporary via a full immersion in the more-distant history of painting. The works represent a deliberate removal of the artist from media fixations, and a commitment to self-generation and tradition stretching back...

Huge Photo realistic Wave Painting by Ran Ortner

Ran Ortner is an American artist, surfer and passionate about the sea and the ocean, who creates impressive photo-realistic paintings of waves. Using oil paint, Ortner plays with great ease on the lights, the focal length and the details of his huge waves, making the result very realistic. His background as a professional motorcycle racer influenced his interest in art. Drawn to...

The Frick Collection Presents Two Restored Renaissance Paintings By Paolo Veronese

This fall, The Frick Collection presents a focused exhibition on two important Renaissance paintings by the celebrated artist Paolo Veronese (1528– 1588), St. Jerome in the Wilderness and St. Agatha Visited in Prison by St. Peter.  These two rarely seen  canvases left Italy for the first time since their creation, over 450 years ago. And thanks to Venetian Heritage and the sponsorship of BVLGARI, they have...

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