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Roundup of Recent "New York School" News and Links (2/20/18)

Ever since I started doing this blog (back in 2013), it’s been a challenge for me to just keep up with the steady stream of New York School-related news and happenings. 1,406 more words

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Jasper Johns Collage

Students analyzed the art of Jasper Johns and learned about how he created his paintings using collage.  They then learned about how his motif’s reflected objects and symbols in our culture. 24 more words

“Interesting, if true”

“He says outright that he does not have faith in the process of memory, insisting it is less likely to disclose truths than to twist them.

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Jasper Johns: Something Resembling Truth

LOS ANGELES—The Broad today announced a diverse slate of public programming to be presented in conjunction with the museum’s new special exhibition, Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’ 733 more words


cjs18 day 12 Jessica Sporn

Today’s artist is Jessica Sporn. I have followed her work for years, have some of her wonderful stencils, and admire both her art and process. 285 more words

Magritte’s spirit converted into beer

The limited-edition beer, the Magritte Beer, created by Magritte Museum and the Belgian artisanal beer store Brasserie de la Senne, evokes the artist’s spirit coinciding with the 50th anniversary commemoration of his death. 143 more words


Art Chronicles: Best of 2017

Ask who are my favourite artists and the answer comes without hesitation: Helen Frankenthaler and Joan Mitchell. Ask who I think is the greatest artist of the last 150 years – great in terms of the overall quality of the work and the pleasures it brings, great in terms of its originality and influence – and I’ll turn slightly pale and tell you such a distinction is not only worthless but impossible. 469 more words

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