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Rothko's soup

Mark Rothko (1903-1970) is considered as one of the most important artists of the 20th century. His large abstract paintings with colour blocks, so typical for Rothko’s classical style, are auctioned for tens of millions of dollars. 369 more words

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Rothko at the Gemeente Museum

Can an artist portray emotions of happiness, fear or ecstasy through the sole use of rectangular shapes of color?  Can they do so without explanation or words? 825 more words

Dutch Culture

Den Haag Sketches

We take the train to Den Haag Centraal (after cycling to Leiden Centraal but with saddle slippage and perineum danger) and then to the Mauritshuis: I have to admit, so we can look at The Goldfinch by Carel Fabritius, the subject of Donna Tartt’s novel. 127 more words

Great Art in Ugly Rooms

The most magical Tumblr I’ve ever seen. Need I say more?

{Mark Rothko}

{Franz Kline}

{Kenneth Noland}

{Cindy Sherman… 11 more words

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Rothko

Taking a drastic turn in my studio practice, from realism to colourfield and abstract. Only a month left of my first year at Uni doing a BA in Fine Art. 518 more words

Aligning Windows

Pima, Germany 1945
The camera rolls through the town’s streets, skirting the great piles of rubble. The main thoroughfares have been cleared and it is possible to move the camera through the avenues now.
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Caspar David Friedrich