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PATTERNS AND VISIONS - THE WORKS OF LOUIS WAIN

In January and February 2016 Bethlem Museum of the Mind is staging an exhibition devoted to the art of Louis Wain, once a patient at the… 1,674 more words

The Persistence of Play, acrylic on canvas, 32 by 38 in. Emilia Kallock 2017

Emilia Kallock

Inside Out: Just how 'Outside' is Outsider Art?

During his daily country rounds of about 18 miles and with the help of this faithful wheelbarrow, French postman  Ferdinand Cheval picked up stones. Thirty three years later, this is the result – Le Palais Idéal – an astonishing example of what has been labelled Naïve art or  Art Brut -art created outside the boundaries of ‘official’ culture. 300 more words

Art

First, we take Manhattan – part two

We had outrun the snow storm, and arrived at the Puck building in Soho before the morning rush.  Although it was two hours before the designated set up time of 8 am, Jeanine and I had already had a morning coffee and a lovely smoked salmon sandwich on rye.  1,120 more words

Canadian Folk Art

Favorite Bookish Thing 2016: Heather Phillipson's "100% other fibres"

Poodle mouth; a face-without-neck. Rotating before exploding. If Gilbert and George were melted down, if they had long-standing careers on tumblr, if they were ‘tumblr famous,’ then maybe you’d have an angle of approach into “100% other fibres,” Heather Phillipson’s recent digital film-poem, an ‘information milkshake’ (that’s pulled from Helen Marten’s ideas about what modern society iz). 466 more words

General Criticism

Entrevista a Carmura Lenteja

Hoy tenemos con nosotros a Carmura Lenteja, nos ha encantado ver sus obras llenas
de carga emocional .

Para todos aquellos que no te conozcan, ¿Podrías presentarte? 1,215 more words

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AMERICAN FOLK ART COMES STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART

FOLK ART is the art of the everyday.

FOLK ART is rooted in traditions that come from community and culture.

FOLK ART expresses cultural identity by conveying shared community values. 239 more words

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