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Big Sky, Big Dreams, Big Art: Made In The USA - BBC Four (And on iPlayer)

I love the documentaties produced by art historian Waldemar Januszczak. I have seen a number of great ones over the years. His latest on American art has so far not disappointed. 240 more words

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The Kurilpa Poetry Cup, Sunday 24th June, featuring JDUB & Jeff Usher


The KURILPA POETS

present

THE KURILPA POETRY CUP

Sunday, June 24th, 2pm

The Croquet Club, 91 Cordelia Street

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and also appearing

FEATURE POET

JDUB… 482 more words

Gone and Back

Montreal harbor, circa 1960

Lost in a haze of time, I recall in June 1961, at the ripe old age of 18, taking a train from Chicago to Montreal, arriving rather exhausted. 1,381 more words

Scarpe

Quando chiedi
Chi sono
Che faccio
Cosa voglio
Osserva le mie scarpe.

Le hai davanti,
sono qui.
Sono sporche,
vengono da lontano.
Sono spesse,
andranno molto lontano. 7 more words

Writing

“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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