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Boston Globe
Nostalgia, Norman Rockwell, and . . . Donald Trump?is the painting a joke on himself? Possibly. But it could also be taken more st
Nostalgia, Norman Rockwell, and . . . Donald Trump?
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
is the painting a joke on himself? Possibly. But it could also be taken more straightforwardly as a mockery both of abstract art and aficionados of fine art; a suggestion that only a pretentious connoisseur could look at a tangle of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg exhibit captures experiences of the homelessexecutive director of the Artists’ Guild of Spartanburg, said this exhibit is u
Spartanburg exhibit captures experiences of the homeless
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
executive director of the Artists’ Guild of Spartanburg, said this exhibit is unique since she's used to working with abstract art, landscapes or professional photography. “If you walk in here and you don’t know what these are, when you read... Read more
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The Mercury News
Paso Robles' uber-hip new sipping spotband in a space that sports cool gray walls, wine bottles with hot rod-inspired
Paso Robles' uber-hip new sipping spot
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
band in a space that sports cool gray walls, wine bottles with hot rod-inspired labels, and walls covered in Benson's abstract art. Don't miss: the spicy, dark and brooding 2012 Rapid Roy ($55), a primitivo, syrah and mourvedre blend, is... Read more
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News Mail
Terri is going places with abstract artI have done, which has been 37 in four years, have been from recognition on Fac
Terri is going places with abstract art
News Mail / Posted yesterday
I have done, which has been 37 in four years, have been from recognition on Facebook.” Ms Lewis said her style was abstract art, with the focus of nature and the beauty of the world. “I think abstract art gives you more freedom of... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Hockney's unknowable new show is both exciting and flatto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
David Hockney's unknowable new show is both exciting and flat
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Is it an ism? ... But seriously, folkscould be mocking the Banting, Hipster crowds or maybe those collectors and arti
Is it an ism? ... But seriously, folks
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
could be mocking the Banting, Hipster crowds or maybe those collectors and artists worshipping at the fashionable temple of abstract art. He's very serious about his lack of seriousness. This is reflected not only in his art treatment of bread, but... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Sachind for soulof creation and God,” explains the artiste whose paintings display sharp themes
Sachind for soul
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
of creation and God,” explains the artiste whose paintings display sharp themes of realism, surrealism, cubism and even abstract art. Apart from his artwork, Sachind is also known for his innovative logo designer. “A friend needed a logo for... Read more
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Evening Standard
RCA invites Londoners to hide in a box or hole up in a wallto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
RCA invites Londoners to hide in a box or hole up in a wall
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Deepika
World News Detailmovements in contemporary art. Taking root in the early 20th century, it is co
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 8 days ago
movements in contemporary art. Taking root in the early 20th century, it is considered a precursor for contemporary abstract art. The painting's former owner, whose identity has not been disclosed, first bought Femme Assise at a 1973... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Top of the morning June 22, 2016high school athletic director Steve Waller to work on the project Saturday and
Top of the morning June 22, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
high school athletic director Steve Waller to work on the project Saturday and Sunday, using a photo from the 1980s and an abstract art application on his phone. "Today's technology helped us," Mark said. It knocked Wayne's old-school socks off,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Picasso bought for £340,000 sells for £43mto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Picasso bought for £340,000 sells for £43m
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Evening Standard
Painters' Paintings, exhibition review: A glimpse into hero worshipto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Painters' Paintings, exhibition review: A glimpse into hero worship
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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The Irish Times
Super-gallery puts San Francisco at the centre of the art worldto a monumental destination for viewing modern and contemporary art. However,
Super-gallery puts San Francisco at the centre of the art world
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
to a monumental destination for viewing modern and contemporary art. However, the Fishers’ preference for post-war pop and abstract art means their collection is limited to mostly European and American white, male artists of the past 50 years, an... Read more
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The Maui News
Free abstract art workshop for keiki CalendarFree abstract art workshop for keikiWed, June 22, 2016 @ 2:00PM Wailuku Public
Free abstract art workshop for keiki Calendar
The Maui News / Posted 10 days ago
Free abstract art workshop for keikiWed, June 22, 2016 @ 2:00PM Wailuku Public Library will present a free art workshop for children at 2 p.m. Wednesday. The workshop is called "Line, Shape and Color - Creating Abstract Art (for Kids)" with Mike... Read more
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Evening Standard
Social media increasingly influencing art market, says new reportto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Social media increasingly influencing art market, says new report
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mount Royal objects weren’t meant to be art, despite Coderre’s defencethe fault line, in the popular mind, between the right and wrong way to imitate
Mount Royal objects weren’t meant to be art, despite Coderre’s defence
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the fault line, in the popular mind, between the right and wrong way to imitate nature. People often complain that abstract art doesn’t look like anything. Here the complaint was that an object that was clearly abstract – although not art –... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Artist: I want to remove the stigma of mental illnessa sudden I had something I could contribute too. Even though I couldn't draw re
Artist: I want to remove the stigma of mental illness
The Daily Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
a sudden I had something I could contribute too. Even though I couldn't draw realistically, I could create. And I could do abstract art," she said. When she was in hospital for post-stroke depression, she again tried to take her own life and she... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The fine art of persistenceof the master's prolific oeuvre. The 72-year-old artist has exploited a waterc
The fine art of persistence
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
of the master's prolific oeuvre. The 72-year-old artist has exploited a watercolour blowing technique to create the abstract art pieces titled A Lion and Gibbons, departing from his signature classical painting. Unconventional artworks,... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Top 10 Places To Get Stunning Desktop Wallpapersthe cameras used to take them, who took them, and their comments.3. Simple Desk
Top 10 Places To Get Stunning Desktop Wallpapers
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 12 days ago
the cameras used to take them, who took them, and their comments.3. Simple Desktops If you’re not interested in photos, abstract art, or other busy images for your desktop, Simple Desktops may be more up your alley. All of the wallpapers at... Read more
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Lifehacker
Top 10 Places to Get Stunning Desktop Wallpaperthe cameras used to take them, who took them, and their comments.3. Simple Desk
Top 10 Places to Get Stunning Desktop Wallpaper
Lifehacker / Posted 12 days ago
the cameras used to take them, who took them, and their comments.3. Simple Desktops If you’re not interested in photos, abstract art, or other busy images for your desktop, Simple Desktops may be more up your alley. All of the wallpapers at... Read more
13d
Daily Mail
Ingenious ketchup gizmo is testedand am now hurling it around like a lasso, to the horror of my children. No, I
Ingenious ketchup gizmo is tested
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
and am now hurling it around like a lasso, to the horror of my children. No, I have not gone mad, nor am I attempting an abstract art project. I’m testing the prototype for a gadget that could revolutionise British family life. This week,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit sculptor and teacher Jay Holland dies at 87who taught sculpture at the school from 1964-98, was in many ways a traditional
Detroit sculptor and teacher Jay Holland dies at 87
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
who taught sculpture at the school from 1964-98, was in many ways a traditionalist. In an era dominated by abstract art, he remained committed to figurative work and a disciplined understanding of anatomy. But his sculptures also... Read more
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Evening Standard
London Art Week: Ancient Greek gold and Picasso sketches on displayto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
London Art Week: Ancient Greek gold and Picasso sketches on display
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Londonist
See Art That Was 'Guided By Archangels'Houghton was creating abstract work long before abstract art pioneers. Image co
See Art That Was 'Guided By Archangels'
Londonist / Posted 13 days ago
Houghton was creating abstract work long before abstract art pioneers. Image courtesy Victorian Spiritualists' Union Melbourne, Australia Georgiana Houghton was creating abstract paintings in the 1860s and 70s, long before the abstract movement took... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
19-Old Finds Solace in Artworkme to take the talent even further and continue with it at senior school where
19-Old Finds Solace in Artwork
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
me to take the talent even further and continue with it at senior school where I excelled a lot," he said. For Tom, doing abstract art was not only about getting more applauds but rather to get the liberty that life had denied him. "I hide a lot... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tim Peake's space photos make Earth look like abstract artrules, apparently). Luckily for us, he's managed to find time to get his camer
Tim Peake's space photos make Earth look like abstract art
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
rules, apparently). Luckily for us, he's managed to find time to get his camera out – and has taken some incredible photos that make our little planet look like an out-of-this-world piece of abstract art – like this one, above, of Illizi in Alge... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Get weird at BluSeedState Park. As a result, we see a lot of landscapes, plein air paintings and ph
Get weird at BluSeed
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 15 days ago
State Park. As a result, we see a lot of landscapes, plein air paintings and photography, but not so much abstract work. Abstract art is a method of creating that emphasizes aesthetics over reality. Artists use form, shape, color and lines in... Read more
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ajc.com
Local art to buy in Atlanta: A beginner's guideLin says he lets collectors tell him what they like, what they can afford and w
Local art to buy in Atlanta: A beginner's guide
ajc.com / Posted 16 days ago
Lin says he lets collectors tell him what they like, what they can afford and whether they prefer representational or abstract art. Lin says some people like to buy art that reflects their personality, while others like to match their art to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
See all of Houston's 93 mini murals this summerShelbi-Nicole, and Wiley have all contributed their talents to the project. Th
See all of Houston's 93 mini murals this summer
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Shelbi-Nicole, and Wiley have all contributed their talents to the project. The subject matter of the box art ranges from abstract art to images of John Wayne and President Barack Obama. With all the extra visitors Houston has been getting over... Read more
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Evening Standard
Previously unseen Lucian Freud work goes on display at NPGto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Previously unseen Lucian Freud work goes on display at NPG
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hiscox Online Art Trade Report 2016: Sales at record highto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Hiscox Online Art Trade Report 2016: Sales at record high
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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CNN
Analysis: Too soon to celebrate ISIS demisesectarianism and renewed oppression. One young revolutionary in Cairo I've kno
Analysis: Too soon to celebrate ISIS demise
CNN / Posted 19 days ago
sectarianism and renewed oppression. One young revolutionary in Cairo I've known for years has withdrawn into hashish and abstract art. "A dead activist is useless," he told me recently. Others drew another conclusion. The failure of the Arab... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Analysis: Too soon to cheer demise of ISISsectarianism and renewed oppression. One young revolutionary in Cairo I've kno
Analysis: Too soon to cheer demise of ISIS
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
sectarianism and renewed oppression. One young revolutionary in Cairo I've known for years has withdrawn into hashish and abstract art. "A dead activist is useless," he told me recently. Others drew another conclusion. The failure of the Arab... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
'Animalia' explores art, science and conservationMcGuire found when she tried to pursue her style of art at the higher education
'Animalia' explores art, science and conservation
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
McGuire found when she tried to pursue her style of art at the higher education levels, it was more focused on modern and abstract art. "The best art comes from your heart, my heart has always been nature," she said. She started selling her work... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Iron manof a car plant gave him for free. Figurative iron-welded sculptures exhibited
Iron man
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
of a car plant gave him for free. Figurative iron-welded sculptures exhibited in "Metamorphosis". For fans of modern and abstract art, Banjerd's work is old-fashioned; they're all skill and not much idea. But in fact, his pieces boast a minute... Read more
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Evening Standard
Guggenheim/South London Gallery: the directors discuss new partnershipto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Guggenheim/South London Gallery: the directors discuss new partnership
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Evening Standard
National Portrait Gallery goes for hometown gloryto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
National Portrait Gallery goes for hometown glory
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Evening Standard
BBC TV Centre back on air as arts siteto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
BBC TV Centre back on air as arts site
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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iol.co.za
Notions of light, vacuumand constructivism, rather than the romantic, sentimental colour field abstract
Notions of light, vacuum
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
and constructivism, rather than the romantic, sentimental colour field abstractionists of the last century – the birth of abstract art in the West. Moreover, to create a picture of x is to create an illusion of x and therefore pictures are false.... Read more
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Irish Examiner
New Dawn light sculpture in Westminster Hall celebrates landmark date for women's suffragelight sculpture”, will be revealed in Westminster Hall, the oldest part of the
New Dawn light sculpture in Westminster Hall celebrates landmark date for women's suffrage
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
light sculpture”, will be revealed in Westminster Hall, the oldest part of the historic building, and is the first piece of abstract art commissioned for permanent display in the Houses of Parliament. The work will be revealed on the 150th... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
This Week in Arts & Culture30 at the Galeria Duemila, 210 Loring St., Pasay City Visual arts Painter and
This Week in Arts & Culture
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
30 at the Galeria Duemila, 210 Loring St., Pasay City Visual arts Painter and educator Janice Liuson-Young is holding her abstract art exhibit “J Walking” at the Crucible Gallery, 4th level of SM Megamall in Mandaluyong. Art lovers and the public... Read more
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asianage
Making a �Spectacle' of arttook a pair of ordinary spectacles to be an installation, we glean insights fro
Making a �Spectacle' of art
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
took a pair of ordinary spectacles to be an installation, we glean insights from city art connoisseurs about the idea of abstract art. What is art?’ — that’s one question that has befuddled many since time immemorial. What might seem like a... Read more
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The Columbian
Greetings to the unknown from an abstract art painterthat kind of silent-but-deep artistic reaching led away from representation and
Greetings to the unknown from an abstract art painter
The Columbian / Posted 27 days ago
that kind of silent-but-deep artistic reaching led away from representation and toward abstraction.‘What about this?’ Abstract art can be many different things, but its underlying thrust is loosening or discarding any rules about representing... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Hockney: Art today is rubbish… and why I do all the talkingto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
David Hockney: Art today is rubbish… and why I do all the talking
Evening Standard / Posted 27 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Bury Free Press
FESTIVAL REVIEWS: Young critics have their say on the Aurora Orchestra and The Rattlerwithin the story. The director (Frederic Wake-Walker) has put together a mix of
FESTIVAL REVIEWS: Young critics have their say on the Aurora Orchestra and The Rattler
Bury Free Press / Posted 28 days ago
within the story. The director (Frederic Wake-Walker) has put together a mix of emotions in this story telling and piece of abstract art. It is fun, imaginative and scary all mixed up that equals an amazing adventure and an exciting journey for 6 to... Read more
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Evening Standard
Alex Katz: Quick Light, exhibition review: Seduced by surface beautyto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Alex Katz: Quick Light, exhibition review: Seduced by surface beauty
Evening Standard / Posted 28 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Evening Standard
Katie Keight on her new web series and life imitating artto south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is
Katie Keight on her new web series and life imitating art
Evening Standard / Posted 28 days ago
to south of France. The techniques here and striking lines shows why Cézanne is sometimes remembered for helping usher in Abstract art. 16/18 Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat, 1884 National Gallery, WC2N, nationalgallery.org.ukFamous enough... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Adult coloring books allow students to relax, get creativethe 1960s, but in the last two years, sales have skyrocketed. Thousands of the
Adult coloring books allow students to relax, get creative
Ball State Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
the 1960s, but in the last two years, sales have skyrocketed. Thousands of these books exist. There are floral patterns, abstract art designs, animals and even truly adult-themed ones with not-so-appropriate words meant to help release some... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Wheeling Centre Market Meter Project Returns for Second Yearthat the only thing it's looking for is something unique in the proposed design
Wheeling Centre Market Meter Project Returns for Second Year
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted a month ago
that the only thing it's looking for is something unique in the proposed designs. "We have everything from puzzle pieces, abstract art, rainbows ... it can be anything," Donaghy said. When designs are selected, the commission will host a kickoff... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tips on Compositioncritics claim that an artist, a painter particularly, has reached the peak of h
Tips on Composition
Manila Bulletin / Posted a month ago
critics claim that an artist, a painter particularly, has reached the peak of his metamorphosis if he creates abstract art. This art seems difficult to decipher by the ordinary eye. Abstract has origins and sources, and an artist who... Read more
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