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Chuck Close

…everything comes out of the work itself – every idea comes out of something you’re already doing.


'Collecting Prints' Exhibition to Open Nov. 21

Opening to the public on Saturday, “Collecting Prints” illustrates the Flint Institute of Arts’ commitment to building a well-rounded, permanent collection of prints.

The exhibition will be on display through January 17, 2016, and includes works by Albrecht Durer, Chuck Close and Jim Dine. 63 more words


How One of America's Top Art Collectors, Alice Walton, Plans to Change the Art World

I had to catch my breath after interviewing the daughter and heiress to Walmart magnate Sam Walton, and one of the biggest art collectors in the world, at the 2015 Americans for the Arts gala Monday. 605 more words

the digital.....

amazing paintings by chuck close, created using only cyan, magenta and yellow pigments.  may be of interest to fine art digital students?


shame the exhibition is in NYC. @PaceGallery

Project Proposal


Meanwhile back in the United States, Mark Rothko (1903-1970) was what’s known as a colour field painter. Largely self-taught, and a lifelong sufferer of depression he worked on a huge scale because he wanted viewers to be immersed in colour and give them less of something to look at but more of something to experience. 524 more words

Happy Birthday Chuck Close!

Dear Chuck Close,

I’m writing you this letter in present day because you are one of the few great artists who is still alive. I know am a little late on your 75Th birthday so I will just go ahead, and make this an early present for your 76TH. 401 more words

Chuck Close

Meet the Powerhouse Art Dealer Protecting the 'Most Famous Unknown Artist's' Legacy

Frances Beatty lives in a sprawling apartment on the Upper East Side that feels one-half museum, one-half home. Nooks and crannies are plentiful, as are family photos, books and floorboards that opt to creak on occasion. 1,413 more words