An innocent trip to the museum took me on a journey I never thought I'd take -- and one I'll never forget.
At least, not on its platform.
In this, the fifth of a series of interviews that focus on Local 829's Scenic Artists who sculpt and paint in a variety of ways the sets we see on television, in movies and documentaries, on theater stages, and in the backgrounds of television and internet commercials the spotlight will be on the fine art of Anna Ortiz.
Magritte's paintings, while traditional in technique (often oil on canvas), are innovative and witty in concept. Doubling, fragmentation, displacement, and irrational juxtapositions are his favored strategies.
The November auctions have proven that the art market is strong, and that the money is out there to invest in important, and expensive, pictures.