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The legacy of Duchamp's Readymade, selections from the Vanmoerkerke Collection curated by Jason Ysenburg

POP ART,  A TRULY AMERICAN VISUAL VERNACULAR, REFLECTS WARHOL AND LICHTENSTEIN’S INITIAL TRAINING AS COMMERCIAL ARTISTS AND ULTIMATE ACERBIC COMMENTARY ON OUR SOCIETY, ITS VALUES, FLAWS AND TRIUMPHS, GREATLY INFLUENCED AN IMPORTANT ASPECT OF THE ART OF THE SEVENTIES. 1,072 more words

The Power of the Flower . . . and the Pie

The holiday frenzy is almost upon us, but for exhibiting artists, it’s a double whammy of fun, mixed with frenzy, as we prepare our wares for the the festivals, bazaars and exhibits catering to art-minded shoppers. 567 more words

Art + Creativity

Are You Captive to Clutter?

Here’s my recipe for getting a grip on your chaos-driven, clutter-filled life.

Busting the crap that drags us down in life is akin to inventing a startup: Get motivated by stoking your desire; determine the steps you’ll have to take; set up your system; tweak your system; mine the successes; and continually assess and readjust. 3,335 more words

Art + Life

One Pinch Of Gold Dust One Screw

Yeah I haven’t written in a long time. I’ve been busy. Today when I opened my email. I got an email from my friend Fred. It’s all about the money isn’t it? 147 more words

Art

Jason Ysenburg, of Gagosian Gallery, guest curator of the Vanmoerkerke Collection

ONE OF THE PLEASURES OF DOING BUSINESS WITH A VARIETY OF IMPASSIONED AND INTELLIGENT GALLERISTS AND DEALERS IS THE WIDE RANGING SCOPE OF INFORMATION AND OBSERVATION THAT SURFACES IN THE COURSE OF THE TRANSACTION. 651 more words

Sweetest Sales

These three stories describing sales from many years ago warm my heart to this day. They impart my memory of how things happened, likely having picked up intensity and lost and gained detail while traveling into the present, as memories often do. 855 more words

Unfolding in Luxury

Unfolding

A minimalist image from my Naturescapes collection becomes a shimmering, luxurious print when made on Polar Pearl Metallic paper.

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Purchase a signed, archival print, custom made by Jann Alexander, from $45,  33 more words

Art + Photo