Henri Matisse

Washington Huskies Links: Solving the Kicking Game

If you want to keep up-to-date with news concerning Washington Huskies athletics all in one easy-to-digest format, follow the official UW Dawg Pound …

College Sports

6 Women’s Boot Trends You’re About to See Everywhere This Fall

Amidst all the colder-weather cliches (pumpkin spice lattes and apple-picking included) there are few things that go together better than fall and …

Clothing

25 Instagram Captions For Twirling Around In Flower Fields

Raise your hand if you feel like August is speeding by and seriously needs to slow down. (Hey summer, stop and smell the roses!) Speaking of roses, …

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The Asia Contemporary Art Show returns for its 13th edition this fall

Returning this Fall with its 13th anticipated edition, the Asia Contemporary Art Show at the Conrad Hong Kong, opens on September 28th until October …

Art

Small Is Beautiful: Luxembourg & Dayan Will Stage Show of Alberto Giacometti’s Tiniest Works, With Urs Fischer Exhibition Design

It opens October 13—fittingly, in the second-narrowest house in Manhattan. Read MoreThe post Small Is Beautiful: Luxembourg & Dayan Will Stage Show …

Art

Tone makers - Dinosaural/Lovetone's Dan Coggins: “The whole thing was ‘art meets science’”

<b>Dinosaural’s Dan Coggins reflects on the legend of Lovetone and his latest creative venture with ThorpyFX…</b><p><b>1. What was the first pedal you built and</b> …

Foo Fighters

Review of “Heavenly Bodies” exhibition at the Met: The Fashion of This World Passeth Away

The marketing for <i>Heavenly Bodies</i>, the blockbuster show now at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, would have you believe it centers on a certain male …

Conservative View

Constantin Brancusi's Visionary Sculptures

Constantin Brancusi<p>More than a century ago, the artist Constantin Brancusi first exhibited his sculptures at the New York Armory Show in 1913. His …

Culture

Martin Garrix Releases New Song As GRX With CMC$ & Icona Pop, “X’s”

<b>Martin Garrix</b> today releases a new song under his alternative “Grx” alias with <b>CMC$</b> and <b>Icona Pop</b> entitled “X’s.” The reason for the release under one …

Music

Mixed-use building proposal downtown elicits mixed reactions

There are mixed emotions for a new mixed-use building proposal in downtown Asheville.<p>On July 25, an application was put in to the city of Asheville …

Avant-garde

Women's art featured at Hyde

<b>GLENS FALLS, NY</b><b>.-</b> Jane Peterson (1876-1965) was born to Scandinavian immigrants in a Midwestern town just a decade after the Civil War. Ideas of …

Art

Hockney Could Become Most Expensive Living Artist

David Hockney, the 81-year-old British painter of saturated landscapes and portraits, could become the most expensive living artist at auction this …

Fine Art

Brassaï (Gyula Halász) – Inspiration From Masters Of Photography

As a young man, Brassai studied painting and sculpture at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest. He joined a cavalry regiment of the …

Photographers

Masters of Modern Art from the Hermitage

Artworks by Monet, Matisse, Picasso and more are travelling from Russia to Sydney for the AGNSW's latest exhibition.<p>Artworks by Monet, Matisse, …

St. Petersburg

Tracing The Source

Art movements, trends and fashions are iffy, whimsical things, states Madhu Jain, who takes a ramble through the decades to find what is motivating …

The Arts

Fiction Book Review: The Collector’s Apprentice by B.A. Shapiro. Algonquin, $27.95 (352p) ISBN 978-1-61620-358-0

The Collector’s Apprentice<p>B.A. Shapiro. Algonquin, $27.95 (352p) ISBN 978-1-61620-358-0<p>More By and About This Author<p>Shapiro (<i>The Muralist</i> and <i>The Art</i> …

Book Reviews

Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in Riga looks into the textile collection of Mobilier national

A Latvian centenary exhibition, Colour of Gobelins. Contemporary Gobelins from the “Mobilier national” Collection in France, is on view at the Museum …

Art

The beauty and brutality of New York City's skyline

An architect takes measure of our most famous feature<p>MGM brought us such cinematic classics as “Doctor Zhivago” and “The Wizard of Oz.” It’s also the …

Real Estate

Forget billionaires, it's now museums that drive the fine art market

Bye bye billionaires -- it's now museums that acquire most artworks put up for auction, according to a firm which follows the fine art market.<p>Sales …

Fine Art

MoMA invites Peter Fischli to organize exhibition drawn from museum's collection

<b>NEW YORK, NY</b><b>.-</b> This summer, Snowman, a sculpture composed of an actual snowman encased in a glass-door freezer, by Peter Fischli (Swiss, b. 1952) and …

Art

11 of the Coolest Bookish Paintings on Etsy Right Now

I’m a thrift store hound and have found some pretty excellent bookish paintings. My husband and I have them peppered throughout the home, but good …

Painting

Artprice: H1 2018 Global Art Market Report - All Indicators Are Positive

PARIS, August 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p><b>First Half 2018: the Art</b> <b>M</b><b>arket</b> <b>posted a general</b> <b>recovery of</b> <b>+18%</b><p>1. <b>Global auction turnover on</b> <b>Fine Art*</b> <b>rose</b> <b>18%, totall</b><b>ing</b> <b>$8.45 billion</b><p>2. <b>Transaction numbers remain</b><b>ed</b> <b>stable</b> <b>with</b> <b>262,000 lots sold,</b> <b>up</b> <b>2.5% vs. H1 2017</b><p>3. <b>The USA</b><b>posted a massive 48%</b> <b>increase</b><b>,</b> <b>with total turnover</b> …

Pablo Picasso

NMF Roundup: Dillon Nathaniel and Matroda get dark and devious, Matisse & Sadko turn shimmering sonic kaleidoscope, R3HAB welcomes weekend warmth, + more

<i>The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest</i> …

Avant-garde

Top 10 Animals That Received Death Threats

Too often, we have heard of humans receiving death threats. But what about an animal receiving a death threat? Why would someone even threaten an …

List-Worthy

Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Decisive Moment at ICP

The post Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Decisive Moment at ICP appeared first on Magnum Photos.

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Herstory review – a surprising, alarming odyssey through art by women

For a long time, a painting by Jessica Etchells hung in Rochdale Art Gallery was presumed to have been painted by her brother, artist and architect Frederick Etchells. Jessica, born in Stockport in 1892, had studied at art school, moved to London and worked both for Roger Fry’s Omega Workshop and, …

Art

Take Me To The French Riviera

Sunday, 29 July 2018<p>The woman on reception at the Henri Matisse Museum told me something in French. She asked me if I understood. I nodded. This was …

France

Matisse 'Til Midnight paints a party picture for Larkin Holtzman and Lindsey Page | NOLA.com

The inspiration for the party in honor of debutantes <b>Larkin Holtzman</b> and <b>Lindsey Page</b> was unmistakable from the invitation to the decor. Hosted by …

Avant-garde

French Museum Discovers More Than Half Its Collection Is Forged

A museum in Southern France has discovered more than half its collection of paintings thought to be by a celebrated local artist are counterfeit. And …

Art

MoMA comes to Melbourne - Vacations & Travel Magazine

REVIEW<p>The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is now showing a world-premier exhibition – MoMA at NGV: 130 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art. An …

Art