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Maria Lassnig

At Tate Liverpool this late summer there was an exhibition of Maria Lassnig and her life’s work (1919-2014). Rare to find a female artist who had survived into late age and had produced art works that had early been recognised and encouraged. 500 more words


6 Dog Quotes

Dog quotes by Charles Schulz, Will Rogers, Helen Hayes, Francis Bacon, Agnes Sligh Turnbull, and Gene Hill.


Think You've Gone Far Enough? GO FARTHER!

Thank you, Mr. Bacon (not the actor)… In other words, you haven’t reached the finish line yet, and if you’re doing it right, you won’t. 89 more words

Clare Angelica

Running on empty?

And time passes…and I’ve not managed to post in very nearly a fortnight.  Perhaps I’m running out of things I want to say…or just too busy with other things (but what?) or just too plain idle.   402 more words

A new gallery, light installations and masterpieces set for Hull city of culture 2017

Hull will see its buildings lit up with art installations for city of culture 2017.

“Made in Hull”will kick off the year with open air illuminations by local and international artists which will aim to tell the city’s story. 262 more words

MoMA's New Online Archive Examines 60 Years of the Museum's Groundbreaking Exhibition History

If you’ve ever wondered what the exhibitions looked like for MoMA’s earliest, and in some cases, groundbreaking shows, look to the museum’s new online archives… 126 more words


Bella Freud

Fashion designer, icon and true-Londoner Bella Freud talks to Art is Alive about her current projects, David Bowie’s music, her dad’s paintings, and her new perfume. 712 more words