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Now available: Larry Qualls Archive of Contemporary Art

Artstor and Larry Qualls have released approximately 32,000 images of contemporary art exhibited in the New York area in the past three decades. This release joins the more than 100,000 images already available in the Larry Qualls Archive, making it our largest survey of contemporary art, and completes the collection in the Digital Library. 296 more words


Norman Rockwell

Without thinking too much about it in specific terms, I was showing the America I knew and observed to others who might not have noticed. 43 more words


CCSU Home to "Largest Collection of Murals in the World"

The many walls that make up Central Connecticut State University’s campus create an art gallery in and of itself, dressed in beautiful colors and provoking messages that are completely exclusive to CCSU. 275 more words

Abstract Expressionism @ Royal Academy of Arts /September 24, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Jackson Pollock, Blue poles, 1952 , Enamel and aluminium paint with glass on canvas, 212.1 x 488.9 cm, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra © The Pollock-Krasner Foundation ARS, NY and DACS, London 2016… 1,221 more words

Besides Tintin, among the 68% of lots on offer sold during Artcurial’s Paris Bandes Desinées (Comics) and Hergé sales last week-end which helped the auction house gross $4.72 million, surpassing its pre-sale estimates by nearly $500,000, was, above, a rare Sunday color strip from George Herriman (1880 -1944)’s surrealistic “Krazy Kat” strip. 35 more words

Chris Maynard – Feather Artist

Feathers are considered the most complex integumentary structure found in vertebrates and indeed a premier example of a complex evolutionary novelty. They aid in flight, thermal insulation and waterproofing and, additionally, the colorations helps in communication and protection from damage. 650 more words


200 words #11 / Dale Chihuly

Spanish Orange Black Macchia with Sable Lip Wrap, 2006, 19 x 36 x 25″

“The Macchia series began with my waking up one day wanting to use all 300 of the colours in the hot shop.” 188 more words