Ammar Khalifa

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Mallory Rose. Mallory Rose’s Instagram photo series “#primepickings” is a beautiful visual treat that documents her travels and artistic eye. I am patiently awaiting a very nice book of these authored...

Mallory Rose’s Instagram photo series “#primepickings” is a beautiful visual treat that documents her travels and artistic eye. I am patiently …

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Reviews<p>“The imaginative range, intellectual force and infectious generosity of this book… place it incontestably in the gallery of canonical …

The Prince Who Blew Through Billions

When two British lawyers, Faith Zaman and Thomas Derbyshire, signed on in 2004 to manage the affairs of Prince Jefri Bolkiah, notorious playboy brother of the Sultan of Brunei, they entered a world of orgiastic wealth: 250 companies, 2,000 cars, luxury hotels, planeloads of women and polo ponies, …

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The Magic and Logic of Color: How Josef Albers Revolutionized Visual Culture and the Art of Seeing

<i>“Hundreds of people can talk, for one who can think,”</i> John Ruskin wrote, <i>“but thousands of people can think, for one who can see.”</i> <i>“We see, but we do not see: we use our eyes, but our gaze is glancing, frivolously considering its object,”</i> Alexandra Horowitz lamented in her sublime meditation on …

Spotlight: Zeng Fanzhi

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Till Rabus. Till Rabus is a master at creating photoreal unreality and is one of several photorealists who are placing more of an emphasis on metaphor within their realistically portrayed still-lifes....

Till Rabus is a master at creating photoreal unreality and is one of several photorealists who are placing more of an emphasis on metaphor within …

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Simon Birch 

Simon Birch

Watchlist Artist: Barron Storey

Watchlist Artist: Barron Storey<p>http://www.artslant.com/chi/articles/show/35153

TIFFANY BOZIC Oil Slick 24” x 24",acrylic on maple panel wood, 2012

Hurvin Anderson, Peter’s Sitters 3, 2009

Hurvin Anderson, <i>Peter’s Sitters 3</i>, 2009

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Patty Carroll Photography

Patty Carroll Photography Anonymous Women: Draped<p><i>“Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain,” commanded the Wizard of Oz, a small, ordinary person hiding behind a curtain pulling strings, levers, and other apparatus creating the illusion of power. Many women find themselves in this position, silently running a home and family, creating beauty and order from chaos, but remain unnoticed by the outer world, the people around them, or even themselves. Yet, obsessing and perfecting the home</i> …

Michał Karcz

There’s a word for that, The Emotionary

Venus of Google - Matthew Plummer-Fernandez

“The Venus of Google was ‘found’ via a Google search-by-image, googling a photograph taken of an object I had been handed over in a game of exquisite corpse. The Google search returned visually similar results, one of these being an image of a woman modelling a body-wrap garment. I then used a similar algorithmic image-comparison technique to drive the automated design of a 3D printable object. The ‘Hill-Climbing’ algorithm starts with a plain box shape and tries thousands of random …