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This artist’s Infinity Rooms are completely tripping us out

The world of art can be an incredibly beautiful place in its total insanity. “Infinity Mirrors,” the newest exhibit by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, …

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[Premiere] Waxy 3D Humanoids Explore Gender Duality in New Net Art Series - Creators

<i>Every Saturday, The Creators Project premieres a new issue from net art platform and artist collective,</i> <i>FELT Zine</i><i>.</i><p>The idealized lacquered humanoids in the 25th issue of <i>FELT Zine</i> encapsulate 3D artist Jason Ebeyer's belief that everybody, no matter their gender, has a masculine and feminine side to …

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Colorful Cubist Tattoos Inked by Mike Boyd

London-based tattoo artist Mike Boyd is a dedicated traveler, viewing the act as a necessary component to developing his style of cubist-focused …

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Two Nudes in the Forest, 1939 by Frida Kahlo

The painting was originally entitled as "The Earth Itself" and was a gift Frida Kahlo gave to her intimate girlfriend, Mexican movie start Dolores …

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Two Nudes in the Forest, Dos Desnudos en un Bosque, Frida Kahlo, C0300

<b>Two Nudes in the Forest<br>(</b>The Earth Itself)<p><b>1939</b><p>Frida's ambivalent sexuality may serve as the motif for this painting. She had several lesbian friends …

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Now, You Can Apply to a Cross Country Road Trip Arts Residency - Creators

Idyllic retreats to Wi-Fi-equipped wilderness sanctuaries and half-year paid stays at large institutions are what most artists hope and crave when applying for a residency. But the nature of these programs often leads artists into stasis, placing them in fixed locations on the premise that they …

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What Happened to Frida Kahlo’s Missing Adultery Painting?

After Frida Kahlo discovered that her beloved husband Diego Rivera had conducted an affair with her younger sister Cristina, she painted ‘The Wounded Table.’ Then it disappeared.<p>From the beginning, Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera’s relationship was an exceptional blend of passion and turbulence. Only …

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These 10 Artworks Tell the Story of Contemporary Art

<i>In “The Big Picture: Contemporary Art in 10 Works by 10 Artists,” Matthew Israel, Artsy’s Curator at Large, examines 10 artworks that trace the</i> …

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Social Media Erupts as the Art World Splits in Two Over Dana Schutz Controversy

Art World<p>The art world is not a monolith, social media posts reveal.<p>,<p>It all started on Facebook.<p>One week ago, the very day the Whitney Biennial …

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Stunning Collages Erupt from the Mind of This Turkish Artist - Creators

The unexpected union of unrelated stock photos builds a dreamlike universe in the collages of Turkish artist and graphic designer Hüseyin Şahin. Working in photoshop, Şahin pulls images from stock photography agencies like Shutterstock and transforms their universal appeal into bewildering, surreal …

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Brightly Colored Tattoos Inspired by Picasso’s Cubism Paintings

Little did Pablo Picasso and Georges Braques know when they started the Cubist movement that, more than 100 years later, its basic principles would trickle down to all art forms, including tattoos. Tattoo artist Mike Boyd uses the bright colors and broken lines of Cubism to create stunning tattoos …

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Meet Cindy Shih: Artist You Should Know - Broke-Ass Stuart's Goddamn Website

Artist you should knowArts and CultureSan Francisco<p>24 Mar 2017<p>0 168<p><i>The “Artist You Should Know” series highlights local artists before they exhibit</i> …

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Andy Warhol’s Electric Chair, 1964: a dark mirror to pop art

Part of the artist’s Death and Disaster series, Warhol counterpointed the vibrancy of his famous works with the bleak underbelly of popular culture<p><b>Dead cool</b><p>Modern icons were the lifeblood of Warhol’s work – from Marilyn Monroe to soup cans. With a jolt of bleak humour, he seems to suggest his …

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Claudio Parmiggiani's Cyclical Creative Destruction at Simon Lee Gallery

Although often associated with both the Arte Povera and Conceptual art movements, <b>Claudio Parmiggiani</b>’s work enduringly resists any true connection to …

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Takashi Murakami Will Recreate His Art Factory for His First Museum Show in Russia

Exhibitions<p>Moscow's Garage Museum will host the exhibition.<p>,<p>Takashi Murakami, his long beard flecked with grey, was on hand on March 22 when Moscow’s …

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The Intersectional Self at the 8th Floor

<i>Shotgun Reviews are an open forum where we invite the international art community to contribute timely, short-format responses to an exhibition or</i> …

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Sharing Supper with John Platt

Although I don't know John Platt, I came across his name while reading up on a new artist I like, Bill Scorzari, and there was a quote from him. The …

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Dalí Museum’s Fascinating Frida Kahlo Exhibit Shows Her Enduring Power

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Museum exhibitions are planned well in advance so it's almost impossible to anticipate the effect they may have. But in the case of Frida Kahlo at The Dalí, the solo exhibition of the revered Mexican artist and feminist icon on display at Florida's Dalí Museum, it could not …

The Museum of Modern Art launches free online course, In The Studio: Postwar Abstract Painting

<b>NEW YORK, NY</b><b>.-</b> The Museum of Modern Art launches the massive open online course In the Studio: Postwar Abstract Painting, available now on Coursera. …

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Andy Warhol’s ‘Sixty Last Suppers’ to Be Shown in Milan

<b>WARHOL IN MILAN</b> — Milan’s Museo del Novecento is marking the 30th anniversary of the debut in the city of Andy Warhol’s final work, “The Last …

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The Female Gaze: How Women Artists Look at Men Photos

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The Ins & Outs of Shipping with Saatchi Art

<b>Congratulations on making a sale!</b><p><b>For the post-sale process, here is what to expect:</b><p><b>1.</b> Emails. First up, an email informing you of the sale. You’ll …

Why Ruby Rose is 'obsessed' with Jean-Michel Basquiat and Urban Decay's new artist-inspired collection

It was on a recent March day at a suite in the Omni Los Angeles Hotel in downtown L.A. that Ruby Rose, an Australian actress/singer who appeared on “Orange Is the New Black” and is the face of beauty brand Urban Decay, explained (sounding like an art historian) the style, sensibility and …

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Picture Yourself in the Queer Photographic Space of Paul Mpagi Sepuya - Creators

The artist's studio can be a staging ground for any sort of desire. In Paul Mpagi Sepuya's solo exhibition, <i>Figures, Grounds and Studies,</i> currently on view at Yancey Richardson Gallery, the photographer pictures the studio as a site of queer space and desire. At Yancey Richardson, Sepuya presents …

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Tattooist Channels Picasso, Translates Style Into Magnificent Works Of Skin Art

Image via mikeboydtattoos<br>Abstract, stark and modernistic are what tattooist Mike Boyd excels at.<br>This “present-day Picasso” gathers inspiration from …

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Enter legendary artist Yayoi Kusama’s infinite world

Washington is the first stop of a North American tour for her “Infinity Mirrors” exhibit at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

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At Collective Arts Brewing, Packaging Showcases Emerging Artists

While working on the painting that appears on Collective Arts Brewing’s Ransack the Universe Hemisphere IPA label, Texas artist Chris Celusniak found …

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Rainbow Artist Liz West Wants You to Design Your Own Color Wheel - Creators

It's no secret that everyone perceives color differently—in fact, we're still triggered by the phrase, "black and blue or white and gold?"—but color field artist Liz West seeks to more concretely define different perceptions of the spectrum in a new project called <i>Our Colour Wheel</i>.<p>Named in the style …

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Sarah Allen Eagen

<b>Sarah Allen Eagen</b> is a social practice artist based in New York City, originally from Toronto. She received her MFA from Parsons the New School of …

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See Highlights from 101-Year-Old Artist Carmen Herrera’s Long-Overdue Retrospective

On View<p>The Cuban-American painter gets a well-earned spotlight at the Wexner Center<p>,<p>The Wexner Center for the Arts, in Columbus, Ohio, is the sole …

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