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Watercolor and birds

It looks like this is the Summer of watercolor for me! It’s really surprising since I always had a little prejudice against watercolor, imagining ruffly doilies and pink roses and other old lady things (much appologies to ladies who do like those things, its just not my cuppa tea). 73 more words


Bargain Sale Patriarch: A Tale of the Sad Decline of Art Collecting

I was surprised to read the news that British investment banker Jonathan Ruffer is to open a new public gallery dedicated to his collection of religious art, focusing on the period known as the Spanish Golden Age of the 17th century.   604 more words


The ART of Collecting ART – building a great collection

First off, I am no authority on collecting fine art but I admire beautiful paintings and would like expert advice on how to build a worthwhile collection.  

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Awesomely Cheap (or Cheaply Awesome?) Art

I have such a fun art secret to share! Not a secret, I guess, but something new to me that I loved so much. My friend… 852 more words

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Art/Lifestyle/Collecting: The ART of BUYING 

Herb & Dorothy
(2008) Directed by Megumi Sasaki proves that you don’t have to be a Rockefeller to collect Art. 358 more words

New small oil painting, "Sun" Completed!

A few weeks ago I got my butt back into the studio and started painting. It must have been the right decision because the resulting painting came out super easy and smooth. 87 more words


A Jewish New Yorker's Artwork Dilemma

This lifelong New Yorker has recently started collecting art – but I had no idea that my new passion would bring me moral dilemmas. I am not talking about the sort of… 399 more words

Street Art