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I found this wonderful piece in the historic conservatory of the One Sansome Street building in the heart of the San Francisco financial district.  It is one of the many pieces by… 10 more words

Urban Sketching

Sculptures - Year 6

Inspired by Alexander Calder and the 4 seasons

Mixed Media

Sotheby’s Bounces Back, With Twombly and Bacon Leading a $242M Sale

After a disappointing start to the week, when the evening auction of Impressionist and modern art sold only two-thirds of its offerings while failing to meet its pre-sale expectations, Sotheby’s bounced back last night with a steady sale of contemporary art that totaled $242.2 million, with only two of it 44 lots not finding buyers—the house’s best sell through rate since November 2009. 654 more words

Sotheby's

Can't Afford Picasso for Your Wall? Buy Art You Can Wear Instead

If you can’t afford that Picasso you’ve always wanted, perhaps consider buying one of the artist’s smaller, wearable masterpieces: his jewelry.

Art doesn’t always have to hang on the wall, it can also fill your jewelry box. 379 more words

Auctions

Memories of Montreal

Eleven years was far too long.

I had forgotten how much I love Montreal.  It is a city with which I have a thirty five year history, going back to some of my earliest childhood memories.   361 more words

Travel