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“Freedom is the only possession an artist has.”

“Freedom is the only possession an artist has.”

—Philip Guston, painter, printmaker

Painter

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum celebrates prints


The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at Washington University in St. Louis presents three new exhibitions exploring the modern and contemporary evolution of printed and editioned artworks. 396 more words

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Philip Guston

Recent American madness has made me think about its art, and what responses have been imagined by artists to Trump. I couldn’t really find anything interesting, and ended up thinking about other times it’s gone mad and I arrived at Philip Guston (1913-1980) and this drawing; Untitled ink on paper 23.8 x 32.7 cm, drawn circa 1970s. 313 more words

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A political purpose motivates the formation of The Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors

THE POLITICAL AND SOCIAL TURBULENCE OF OUR CURRENT ERA IS CLEARLY REFLECTED IN THE WORK OF CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS. THIS IS A MOMENT OF GREAT UNREST AND DIVISIONISM BUT ONE THAT IS HARDLY UNIQUE TO OUR TIMES. 957 more words

Food art and Proposal

Kicked off the morning with Paul talking. Again. It last half an hour, and all I wanted to do was work.

Still, it was a good talk. 261 more words

Painting

Studio Diary: 12/10

When embarking on painting again after a prolonged absence often the hardest thing is simply picking up a paint brush, and having just moved into my first dedicated studio for a number of years the feeling of intimidation was only compounded. 746 more words

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