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Artist as Celeb:14 minutes with Marina Abramovic

I know the insinuation of the title is that I maybe spoke with Marina Abramovic, but what happened was that I spent 14-ish minutes in the same general area as her. 851 more words

Thoughts on Contemporary Art

September 16th, 2009

Tonight the Davis museum was having an opening for multiple exhibitions.

The first, shown above, is “an exploration of the boundaries between sculpture, nature, and architecture,” meant to “evoke ritualistic associations, transforming the viewer into a kind of archaeologist or explorer and heightening awareness” of the space around it. 915 more words


Monet and Rothko

Mark Rothko’s dimly-lit room on the top floor of the Tate Modern in London, graced with six of his Seagram murals, has a single wooden bench at its centre, and to find it empty is a rarity. 586 more words


Contact With My Professor

When I started making art again, I wanted feedback from my oldest and dearest friend Michael from art school. Based upon his feedback and encouragement, I continued to forge ahead with my project. 239 more words