Artists

These Mescaline-Inspired Paintings Are a Trip - Creators

<b>This article was originally published on August 3, 2015 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>Tofer Chin wants to set one thing straight: "I never work under the influence," he tells Creators. His 2009 painting series, <i>Alex</i>—an homage to his high school dealer—is rooted in how his experimentation with the …

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Are there any truly great American artists?

The Davis Museum pulls all art made by immigrants from its collection. What would U.S. art be without them?<p>Alongside more traditional exhibits (like a killer Carlo Dolci show), the Davis Museum of Art at Wellesley College has just announced a statement un-exhibit, “Without Immigrants,” in which all …

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An Unforgettable Frida's Wardrobe Experience at Andaz Mayakoba

Frida Kahlo is now considered to be one of the most talented female and Mexican artists, but her talent went largely unrecognized during her …

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London: March 2017 Artist Line-Up Now Live

Introducing 130 of the best emerging artists to exhibit at Victoria House on 30 March – 2 April 2017.<p>We are thrilled to present such an exciting …

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Women, history and art masters: Artist Atul Dodiya weaves his fascinations into one show

The female figure connects the artist’s new works, which draw on 2,100 years of art history.<p>When artist Atul Dodiya painted the likeness of his wife, …

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Richard Mosse: tecnica, estetica ed etica della crisi dei rifugiati

Richard Mosse documenta la tragica condizione dei rifugiati nel mondo, continuando ad usare in modo eversivo i limiti della fotografia documentaria e …

Salty Artist Makes Pillars of Art with Condiments - Creators

A magician and master of his own hands-on work has been playing with his food for years, crafting portraits and pop-culture iconography from the particles of salt. Salt has evolved into something of a signature for the artist, with all the elements of a breakthrough viral internet flashpoint mixed …

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Painter Felice House Reimagines Classic Cowboys as Women - Creators

If the West had been won by women, would they still come out guns blazing? In Felice House's series of paintings, entitled <i>Re-Western</i>, women become the dominant figures in the desert. They sit astride horses and brandish guns, looking mysterious, powerful and utterly independent.<p>House explores the …

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Visual harmonies: How to pair works in different mediums | Christie's’

We asked three specialists to pair two of their favourite works from <i>on paper | online,</i> a new cross-category sale which offers a contemporary approach …

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Interview with Njideka Akunyili Crosby

<i>Today from our friends at</i> BOMB Magazine<i>, we bring you author Erica Ando‘s interview with Nigerian artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby. Crosby says of her</i> …

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Artist Creates Hallucinatory Portraits In A Series Of Stunning Cinemagraphs - Creators

Human portraits filtered through the dreamscape are what Chilean artist Jon Jacobsen explores in a series of cinemagraphs called <i>The Present</i>. These haunting, distorted images feature a subject who, like the dreaming woman in Fuseli's <i>The Nightmare,</i> is surrounded by his own unconscious leaking out in …

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Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Rooms Made Accessible to People with Disabilities for First Time<p>Artsy Editorial<p>By Casey Lesser<p>Early on in preparations for …

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Vintage Americana Makes Collages of Wartime Valor and Disquietude - Creators

A mixed-media show in London is documenting the unfortunate realities of war with found-objects. With an eye toward using All-American keepsakes like comic books and miniature toys, Ben Turnbull constructs his pieces with a consideration for the true picture of war. The 2D show is titled <i>No Guts No</i> …

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Arbitrary Dreams in Meredith Marsone Art On View at Corey Helford

The first solo exhibition of <b>Meredith Marsone art</b> in U.S. will be organized this month at Downtown Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery, under the title</i> …

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Deana Lawson Is Imaging a Beautiful Black Universe - Creators

Last summer, when Dev Hynes dropped <i>Freetown Sound</i>, his third studio album as Blood Orange, he chose for the album's cover a photograph of a young black couple in love. Dressed neatly in a spread of yellowish-green, arms wrapped tightly around his woman, a young man sat on a bed, peering directly …

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THE CURIOUS ARTIST Carlos DeMedeiros Jersey City interprets Dreams as Objects d’art

<b></b><b>New Show at Guttenberg Arts opens Sat, Feb. 18, 6-to-9 pm</b><p><i>By Sally Deering</i><p><b></b>Dreams can be interpreted as a means to a deeper understanding of our …

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Upcoming

<b>Silver Linings</b><p>Vernissage: Fri Nov 20th 2015<p>Participating artists: Sandra Boeschenstein, André Catarino, Hannelore van Dijck, Andrew Gilbert, Dionisis …

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Victor Hugo Demo

Artist Julian Schnabel<p>Date 1998<p>Art Form Print<p>Medium screenprint<p>Dimensions 114.3 x 127 x 0 cm<p>Edition 90<p>Status Available For Sale<p>Link URL …

Aesthetics

Artist Reimagines Female Superheroes And Villains As Smokin' Hot Men

Artist Reimagines Female Superheroes And Villains As Smokin’ Hot Men<p>ZachArt's talent is a superpower.<p>Gay comic book fans often have a soft spot for …

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Artist Depicts Black Female Nudes as Ancient Egyptian Goddesses - Creators

<i>This article contains adult content.</i><p>Over the last two years, artist Joshua Sessoms has developed a drawing practice that focuses on blending Ancient Egyptian symbolism with contemporary portraits. Sessoms has turned to history to create images that present what he sees as addressing the deficiency …

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Bjarne Melgaard on His Controversial Reputation and His New Show

People<p>The artist, who has two New York shows, wants it darker.<p>,<p>Bjarne Melgaard is in the middle of installing his exhibition, titled “The Casual …

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exploring borders and identities at mexico city art week

Linder Sterling, The Goddess Who Can Take Any Form She Likes, 2016 (c) courtesy of the artist and Adréhn-Schiptjenko<p>Every February, the art world flocks en masse to Mexico City for a week of contemporary art fairs, pop-up shows, gallery openings, and tequila-fueled parties. But this year, the …

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Gallerists Put Fresh Focus on Emerging African Artists at Cape Town Art Fair

Art Fairs<p>A vibrant art scene looks inward for inspiration.<p>,<p>With all eyes on the city’s burgeoning contemporary art scene, this year’s edition of the …

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Eduardo Paolozzi: A Remarkably Versatile Artist

Paolozzi is best known here for his Tottenham Court Road mosaics and sculptures across London. But this Whitechapel Gallery exhibition shows the full …

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Basquiat Before Basquiat: East 12th Street, 1979-1980

In 1979 a young Jean-Michel Basquiat was tagging Lower Manhattan and roaming the nightclubs and bars of the East Village. When he moved into a …

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Artist Creates Undulating Otherworldly Neon Paper Sculptures For London Exhibition

Crystal Wagner is an American paper artist whose work plays with ideas of the two and three dimensional. The techniques used in her large paper …

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Cologne Foundation Rejects Hauser Wirth’s Claim to Represent August Sander Estate

POSTED February 17, 2017<p>SK Stiftung Kultur, a Cologne-based cultural foundation, has declared that it represents the estate of twenty-first-century …

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The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week in One Minute

Art World<p>See what you missed.<p>,<p><b>BEST</b> <br>Italian police have recovered a Salvador Dalí painting and other works from a businessman with ties to the mafia.<p>A …

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Bristol: Call For Artists

At the heart of the harbourside, the Arnolfini is celebrated as one of Europe’s leading centres for the contemporary arts, renowned for exhibiting …

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Artist Uses 150-Year-Old Photography Technique to Create These Chilling Images - Creators

In an ode to antique image capture, two black snakes squirm and crawl over a bare mattress, a deceased baby lies peacefully in her cradle, and a nude wind-swept woman seems straight out of a raunchy Victorian photography collection. Hosted by gallery Hans P. Kraus Jr., <i>Adam Fuss Daguerreotypes & The</i> …

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