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Frans Hals from The Red Leather Archive

This edition of the Red Leather Archive recalls Christie’s sale of Elizabeth Taylor’s art collection.  A clandestine treasure tucked away from the Old Master’s market by the 17th century Dutch master Frans Hals: Portrait of a Gentleman, Half-Length, in a Black Coat.  316 more words

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Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic at Toledo Museum of Art

When I decided to come visit my parents in Toledo, I knew I wanted to explore my hometown a bit. I was very excited to see that an exhibit I had been eyeing for a while had made a stop at the… 221 more words

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10 Point Profile: Erin Anderson

Our weekly artist profile. This week we feature the figurative works of artist Erin Anderson.

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Weekly Artist Profile

halls of anathema

brown shit stains

tarred by the darkness

into the fire i walk

as skeletons hang in torn rags

executioners without a mask gaze on

praying for souls that i am to keep… 40 more words

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a poem for leandra

angle for a view

a woman on display

while another looks from afar

it’s the flapper on display

who is she you might ask?

but to punctuate is to miss the mark… 14 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Chaos

We live in a rainbow of chaos.  ~ Paul Cezanne

Our theme for the Weekly Photo Challenge this week is:  Chaos.
Our instructions:  This week, share your own take on  161 more words

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By Brian Aldaco

After four days of researching the Vagabonds with Jeff Guinn and Jim Fuquay at the Henry Ford Museum, other attractions were bound to be something of a let down.  873 more words

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