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23 secrets a man with a quilted sleeve won't tell you.
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It matters where you see a work of art, as do the things that surround it. Meanings emerge and change -- sometimes slightly, sometimes dramatically -- in relation to context.
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With the debut of the cable series Masters of Sex, any purely art historical Google search for risque old master paintings is now totally skewed to the Showtime television program.
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Noah Becker and Daniel Maidman both make figurative paintings and write about art. Their ongoing conversation, conducted by email, illustrates two people with profoundly different outlooks on their many points of commonality working towards a shared vocabulary for talking about art.
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"Saint Dominic in Prayer," which dates from approximately 1588, sold for almost double its upper pre-sale estimate of £5
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Gekas's project reminds us of the family photo series created by artist Maisie Broadhead. In her reenactments, titled "Take
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Design for Iraqi Parliament to Replace Saddam Hussein's Super-Mosque Revealed To demonstrate just how subjective these questions
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Diana, Mark Wallinger, 2012© The artist, courtesy of Anthony Reynolds Gallery. Photograph, The National Gallery, London "Diana
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There have been a lot of stolen paintings changing hands and other ownership disputes in the art world lately, but we usually
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Invitation to the Voyage features Kai Althoff, Austé, Daniel Burkhart, Rodolphe Bresdin, Edward Burne-Jones, Judith Bernstein
New York
In the Thesis Exhibit of the MFA program at Columbia, I saw diverse responses to the world we live in, all firmly rooted in the present. Yet, in many installations, I could see a connection to a distant past -- to Old Master art.
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Researcher Lucinda Byatt reported that the painting initially came under scrutiny because of its connection to the Cavalieri
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Written by MutualArt.com Staff (Via Mutual Art) Stubbs' 1765 Gimcrack on Newmarket Heath, with a trainer, a jockey and a
Wellness
Most art students learn to appreciate art by studying its history. But some have a natural inclination for the avant garde. Which is exactly the direction in which 27-year-old Michael De Brito is headed.