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Anne Truitt: Wanting What I Can't Have

“Artists are thrust straight up against the wave of their ambition in the world as well as their ambition for their work. Unless they like being rolled over and over on the sharp pebbles of their inconsistencies, they have to dive through this wave into understanding” … 145 more words


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10 Things CREATIVE people do – Have you ever wondered why some people are more creative than others? Did you ever wish that you had more of that particular gene? 524 more words


Darren Almond

‘Giving the landscape the time to express itself.’ (Undergang Armchair interview)

Full Moon Landscapes in The Guardian

Interview with Undergang Armchair

Darren Almond at Matthew Marks Gallery


Variations of One: Brice Marden’s Monchromes

For something that would seem so simple, so cut and dried, the idea of the monochrome painting has proved incredibly elastic. Supposedly a single color supported on a plane, its basic structure lacks analogy in other artistic mediums. 1,854 more words


Grand Funk: Karl Wirsum's Pioneering Art from the 1970s

The first published cartoon was attributed to Ben Franklin in the Pennsylvania gazette.  It was a rendering of severed parts of a snake (each representing one of the American colonies) that read ‘Join or Die’ beneath. 617 more words