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Damien Hirst: commodity and the readymade

“The physical impossibility of death in the mind of someone living”, which is the extravagant title that Hirst gave to his shark in a tank of formaldehyde, has become one of the artist’s most notorious statements. 1,078 more words

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צייר צייר צייר - ערן שקין בגלריה סאצ'י בלונדון

בחודש יוני האחרון, הציג האמן הישראלי ערן שקין, תערוכה בגלריה סאצ’י בלונדון תחת הכותרת “אמנים בינלאומיים מבטיחים”. סאצ’י, מהגלריות החשובות בעולם, קיימה השנה לראשונה את יריד START והזמינה 46 גלריות מרחבי העולם להציג בחלל הגלריה במשך סוף שבוע אחד. 7 more words

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India Lawton - Scars

The UK artist India Lawton explores the family album through a unique and intriguing way.

Below the presentation of her photo series Scars:

‘Looking back at family photographs, now with the light of new knowledge, they don’t show the memories as I remember them.

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Paintings By Helen Dooley

Fluo joy!

Helen Dooley is a Swedish artist that creates wonderful pieces inspired by natural phenomenon.

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African Printing at Saatchi's Gallery

Did a couple of hours’ worth of African printing using cardboard cut-outs for the stencils and felt for the material itself. The boys were engrossed in it and the instructor had to stop us overrunning the extra time. 23 more words

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Art for the Day

“I always start a painting with the sky.” –Alfred Sisley pic.twitter.com/vmyjcNzemt

— Saatchi Art (@SaatchiArt) August 30, 2014

Quick bit of twitter browsing yielded this quote by fav Sisley.

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