#ArchitecturePorn: When Is A Boulder Not A Boulder, But A Building?

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Every year since 2000 a chosen architect designs a folly pavilion that is erected near the Serpentine Gallery in Hyde Park in London. (Photographer Iwan Baan has photographed many if not all) Architect Smiljan Radic's pavilion opened there last summer and after its run, the Radic ... See the Rest

$1000 Lichtenstein Painting To Be Auctioned For $50 Million + Other Reasons YOU Should Buy Art

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BUY ART. I'm an artist, so of course I'm going to tell you to buy art, but honestly, it's not self-interest that has me writing this post. Investing in art (that you love) is a good idea. First off, I have a LOT of artist friends, so it's hard NOT to to accumulate work, as time ... See the Rest

#SoTrashy: The Plastic Bag Art of Khalil Chrishtee

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Pakistani artist Khalil Chishtee creates life-sized statues using trash bags, unused grocery bags, and plastic sheets, which he says is a metaphor for “recycling our identities” or braving the problems of life. Says Chishtee: "In art, one has to be the voice of one’s own time, ... See the Rest

#Hollywoodland: Celebrity Portraits of Bardot, Pitt, Barrymore & More

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Seeing Stars: Celebrity Portraits features photographs of celebs by Chris Levine, Terry O’Neill, Mario Testino, Horst, Bert Stern, David LaChapelle and more. Some of these shots are iconic others are much lesser known, but all the world's a stage and they are just playing their ... See the Rest

The Ever-Elusive Sia Covers Interview (I Think That’s Her…?)

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Interview smartly asks in their new issue: What would happen if a pop star were to hold back from public view all but a few of her identifying characteristics? Without a famous face, well-documented dating history, and popular backstory, how then are we to know her? What is ... See the Rest

#ArchitecturePorn: The Menil Collection Unveils Their New Drawing Institute In Houston

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I'm from Houston originally and one of the best things about the city, is the Menil Collection, one of my favorite museums. The building designed by Renzo Piano, is part of a series of structures in a residential neighborhood in a 30-acre complex designed by David Chipperfield ... See the Rest

Brooklyn Museum: Artist Kehinde Wiley Is Accused of “Seducing An Art Public Cowed by Political Correctness”

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Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic at the Brooklyn Museum has been a highly anticipated show but apparently, not EVERYONE loves this artist. Kehinde's work raise questions about race, gender, and the politics of representation by portraying contemporary African American men and women. ... See the Rest

#PictureThis: Matt Lipps’ “Library” Series Is The Time of Your Life

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Matt Lipps’ work combines collage, constructed still life, and appropriated imagery and photography into a new and original form. This new exhibition consists of these 13 large-scale works from Lipps’ series “Library”, based on images from Time-Life’s 1970s seventeen volume set ... See the Rest