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Stretching Realism: Ben van Netten

Ben van Netten
The girl from Rio
Oil on Canvas
40″ x 30″

An alluring freeze-frame appropriated from 1970’s cult films, Ben van Netten’s piece “The girl from Rio” filters and distorts tangible imagery of the familiar, into the now private, now distanced realm of the private. 95 more words

Fine Art Conversations


Before we dive into another school year, we’re excited to share our accomplishments in 2013-14. BAC Arts in Education had programming in all 5 boroughs including 95 school-based residencies and workshops, 23 creative aging programs in senior centers and 89 performances at schools, senior centers and parks. 1,140 more words

Arts Education

Jack Keenan draws his memories, talks watercolors and war

Kreable Young | Staff Photographer
Jack Keenan is an artist who paints primarily in watercolors. While serving in World War II, Keenan drew through five sketchbooks, which his kids later made into a book, … 943 more words

The Arts

Organized Panel on the Art World 2.0 for the Association of Internet Researchers Conference in Korea

Our organized panel ‘The Art World 2.0: Investigating the Democratizing Impact of the Internet on High Culture’ has been accepted for the AoIR conference this October 2014 in Korea. 406 more words

Urban Cluster - Featured Art Print

“Urban Cluster” is the art print I wanted to feature today from my Cityscapes Collection.  The print is a group of high-rise buildings in downtown San Diego. 299 more words

Art Prints