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Making Portraits

My biggest regret as a cartoonist and waster of art supplies is the fact that I am not the world’s best portrait artist.¬† I can only rarely make a work of art look like a real person.¬† 415 more words


I Love Dick by Chris Kraus

May 2016

There were moments reading the first half of this book where I thought I didn’t like it – but then something Kraus wrote about women and art, or philosophy or narrative would be so gripping and so interesting that I was pulled back in and judging from the quotes I’ve copied out there was much I found important to note. 207 more words



A simple twist of fate…

Bob Dylan


One moment there was hope – Dylan unreachable for the Nobel Prize Committee, so perhaps he will refuse his prize… 555 more words

Art Criticism

Tyler Scully's Expressionist Trump Paintings

Tyler Scully’s rich, impasto, Expressionist paintings are an oasis for lovers of contemporary figurative painting in the tradition of Bacon and Auerbach.

I discovered Scully on Instagram under the account… 1,737 more words


Alice Halicka, “Nature morte au violin,” circa 1922. Oil on canvas, 144 x 114 cm. Signed lower left “A.Halicka” and on the reverse “A. HALICKA nature morte.” Artcurial pre-sale estimate: 25,000 – 30,000 Euros. 226 more words

AMAZON REVIEWS: On the Haters Trail


/Beth Wareham

I own a publishing company (with the magnificent Lisa Hagan, write books, edit books, work on film treatments and develop  television shows. 550 more words