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Rylsee – Hand-Drawn Type Compositions

Handmade illustrations and typographic art by Rylsee.Cyril Vouilloz better known as Rylsee is a visual artist, illustrator, and lettering geek …

The Awesome Stevie Nicks: Muse and Artist

I've lived in San Francisco long enough to know that we never get a proper summer, but I'm doing my best to root the season on by making corn-basil …

Pure pictorial dynamite: Icons of Modern Art is the perfect excuse for a trip to Paris – review

One day in 1908, an elegant Russian art collector, who had a stammer, was entertaining a friend in his Moscow palace. “I’m going to show you something,” he said, drawing back a curtain to reveal a canvas by the Post-Impressionist painter Paul Gauguin. It depicted a nude Tahitian woman reclining, …

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Famous Still Life Artists of the 20th Century

Paul Cézanne - Analytical Approach to Still Life<p><b>Paul Cézanne</b> is considered a precursor of Cubism and Modernism in general. His analytical approach to …

Gallery Hopping: Whimsical Picasso Drawings at Omer Tiroche

On View<p>Whether with ink, gouache, or crayon, Picasso brought paper to life.<p>,<p>Mayfair wunderkind Omer Tiroche is marking the expansion of his eponymous …

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Utagawa Hiroshige | Kyoto | Japan | Edo period (1615–1868) | The Met

Francis Lathrop , Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey (until d. 1909).; Estate of Francis Lathrop , New York (until 1911; sold to MMA).

Time and Change in 10 Dali Paintings

The Persistence of Memory, 1931<p>By far the most popular Surrealism painting in the world, even though by then Salvador Dali wasn’t a part of the art …

Apple to co-sponsor 2017 Met Gala without co-chair position

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art has announced plans for the 2017 Met Gala, where Apple will be a sponsor for the second year in a row.<p>The event …

“The Fauves” art exhibition - Fundación MAPFRE

<b>Fauvism is synonymous with freedom, strength and transgression</b>. In the world of painting it was the standard bearer of the <b>revolution of color</b>, the …

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Umberto Boccioni | States of Mind: The Farewells | The Met

Milan. Palazzo Reale. "Arte Italiana del XX Secolo da Collezioni Americane," April 30–June 26, 1960, no. 29 (lent by Sig. e Sig.ra Harry Lewis …

Pioneering Graphic Designer Elaine Lustig Cohen Dies At 89

The modernist designer, artist, and archivist, best known for her design work in the 1950s and ’60s, has passed away.<p>Pioneering graphic designer, artist, and activist Elaine Lustig Cohen died yesterday, according to the graphic designer Prem Krishnamurthy, her friend and collaborator.<p>Married for …

Klaus Kertess Dies at 76; Curator and Gallerist Gave Major Artists a Start

Klaus Kertess, a curator and director of the Bykert Gallery, where Brice Marden, Chuck Close and other artists started their careers in the 1960s, died on Oct. 8 in Manhattan. He was 76.<p>His husband, the artist Billy Sullivan, confirmed the death. Mr. Kertess had Alzheimer’s disease and had …

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The Grateful Dead’s Mickey Hart On Painting The Universal Vibration

The Grammy-winning drummer uses the sounds of deep-space radiation and other vibrations as inspiration for his paintings.<p>Mickey Hart has synesthesia, an uncommon crossing-wiring of senses that enables him to see colors when he hears sounds.<p>So it was only a matter of time before the Grammy …

Seven surprising hidden meanings in art

Mysterious details in artworks continue to provoke debate about coded messages centuries after they were made. Kelly Grovier explores the best.<p>The devil, they say, is in the detail. So too is our fascination with great art. More often than not, the allure of an exceptional work is directly …

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Jellyfish and Sharks and Octopi, Oh My! Street Murals in Tahiti's ONO'U Festival

Who doesn't want to go see street artists paint murals in Tahiti?<p>Known more for her NYC graffiti train photography of the 1970s and 1980s, Martha Cooper travels the globe these days in pursuit of street art festivals. Luckily, many cities have one, and the ONO'U Festival has captured her …

Melissa Moffat’s Engrossing, Abstract Collages from Comic Books

Melissa Moffat, a Toronto-based collagist, uses comic book clippings to create abstract collages. Using classic characters, the artist deconstructs …

Your Favorite Disney Fairy Tales Are Being Retold Through Classic Paintings

A Los Angeles art museum and Disney are teaming up to make your Snapchat live happily ever after.<p>Once upon a time, in a faraway land, there was an art museum called the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.<p>Inside its hallowed halls lived paintings and sculptures and drawings and all kinds of …

10 Most Famous Flower Paintings

Ambrosius Bosschaert - Still Life of Flowers, 1614<p><b>Ambrosius Bosschaert</b> was one of the first artists who specialized in painting flower artworks. He …