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As my back fell apart

I moved with art

Causing much controversy

For a fling with Trotsky

Yet this heart belonged to one

Who’s mural at Rockefeller had begun… 34 more words


Grants for School Trips (UK) (Deadline for grant making programme is the 31st May 2016)

The Eridge Trust, which is a charitable trust whose purpose is to encourage young people to enjoy and appreciate visual art, especially painting, has announced that the next deadline for its grant making programme is the 31st May 2016. 156 more words

Funding Updates


One of my sweet “obsessions”… Magdalena del Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón… Therefore, I will mention her often. Very soon i will attend an exhibition of photographs of hers by Leo Matiz… 92 more words


звили собі гніздечко

диявол в дрібницях
і бог там само
звили собі гніздечко
на верхівці твоєї зубної щітки
висиділи пташенят
і ті
не стуляють голодних дзьобів
“годуй нас, годуй нас, жінко”

Аня Хромова

One Woman's History of Hair

I used to have very long, luxurious hair. It grew unabatedly, in elegant waves and curls, golden-red and deep brown. Little wispy angel wings grew around my forehead. 923 more words


Memento Mori - Death and the Artist

“My knowledge that I will die gives focus and meaning to every day that I am alive.  Were we to live forever, what motivation would there ever be to write a poem?” – … 834 more words


Tale of two painters- Amrita Sher-Gil and Frida Kahlo

“I can only paint in India. Europe belongs to Picasso, Matisse, Braque…. India belongs only to me”.

-Amrita Sher-Gil

Amrita Sher-Gil, an Indian painter, was born to Sikh father and Jewish mother in Budapest in 1913. 301 more words