Monthly Archives: September 2014

Van Gogh still life formerly at Albright-Knox now up for auction

Courtesy of Sotheby’s NEW YORK (AP) — A bouquet of wildflowers painted by Vincent van Gogh weeks before his death is going on the auction block in New York City. Sotheby’s says “Still Life, Vase With Daisies and Poppies” could … Continue reading

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Pangkor’s beauty on canvas

INSPIRED by the colours of Pangkor Island’s natural beauty, renowned Malaysian artist Suzlee Ibrahim recently unveiled his latest series using abstract expressionism. Titled “Turquoise Series”, the 12-painting exhibition at PinkGuy Gallery at MARC Service Residence in Kuala Lumpur was opened … Continue reading

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Studio Visit: Carol Farnum – Champaign/Urbana News

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Talk on Impressionism at Marple Library

Marple Newtown County Press News Published: Monday, September 22, 2014 <!– [component:byline] –> The Friends of the Marple Public Library are pleased to announce that Dr. Sharon Hirsh, President of Rosemont College, will be a guest speaker, 7:15 p.m., Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Legacy of light: Danforth Art celebrates Boston Expressionist treasures from …

By Chris BergeronDaily News Staff Posted Sep. 28, 2014 @ 2:06 pm Updated at 2:08 PM Article source: http://dedham.wickedlocal.com/article/20140928/ENTERTAINMENTLIFE/140926662/12435/ENTERTAINMENT

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29 murals from New Deal era in Rincon center are being restored

High on a scaffolding in the lobby of the handsome Rincon Center complex on lower Mission Street, Thomas Portue is hard at work most afternoons, preserving a San Francisco treasure. He is working carefully to repair the marks of time … Continue reading

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Art Beat: Six ‘Best in Show’ artists from 2013 announced

The East End Arts gallery on East Main Street in Riverhead. (Credit: File) Six artists judged best in show during East End Arts’ 2013 exhibits will be featured in the annual Winners’ Show at the Riverhead gallery. The artists are … Continue reading

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Help Our Kids: Six tubes to survive, still ‘life of party’

Samuel Davy and his mum Shirley at Starship. Samuel is among a small group of patients who, because of chronic conditions, get to call Starship their second home. Photo / Jason Oxenham • MAKE A DONATION HERE• LUCY LAWLESS: Get … Continue reading

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Work by Gardner artist on display

GARDNER — “Driven to Abstraction,” an exhibition of mixed media landscapes and ceramics by Gardner artist Naida J. Knox, is on display at Mount Wachusett Community College’s East Wing Gallery through Oct. 3. True to its name, “Driven to Abstraction” … Continue reading

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Martha Clarke has made a career of movement. Now she cherishes stillness.

by Sarah Kaufman | SHERMAN, CONN. — Geese waddle across the road, cows cluster in the shade, yearlings stand around looking gorgeous. ¶ This is a world away from the avant garde. ¶ And that’s just the way Martha Clarke, … Continue reading

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