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Street Art Anarchy

March 12, 2013

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Welcome to the mind-blowing world of Street Art. Any thank you notes should probably be sent to Banksy, our beloved English graffiti artist whom we’ve all come to know and love for his wit and the mystery behind his identity. The identity – or lack there of – that makes him so cool. This is […]

Posted in: Green eggs & ham

Dali’s Not So Dreamlike Retrospective at the Pompidou

March 1, 2013

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  I’ve always thought of Dali as an acquired taste; a taste that I can safely say intrigues me and I really enjoy, but it’s one that I was not so fond of five years ago. As a result, I didn’t think twice about hoping on the train and going to Paris to see his […]

Posted in: Artists, News!

My friend Marcel [Duchamp]

February 19, 2013

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Brancusi, Duchamp and Mary Reynolds in the south of France. Image: smoker's association.

Marcel Duchamp… where to start? A very complex and complicated show that I saw yesterday at the Barbican Center, London about Duchamp and his influence over Rauschenberg, Johns, Cage and Cunningham left me brain fried. It seems like the curators tried to make connections and draw conclusions where there might not be any, and that […]

Posted in: Artists

Man Ray’s “Galactic Pantheon of 20th Century” Celebrities

February 18, 2013

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As cliché as it may sound, I really wish I had lived in Paris during the 20’s. Is that too much to ask? I went to see Man Ray’s Portraits show at the National Portrait Gallery and I left wishing I could have been someone’s muse or actress or model back then. Maybe I could […]

Posted in: Artists

All Eyes on Sotheby’s London Tonight

February 12, 2013

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In a few hours, 2013’s acclaimed Post-War & Contemporary auction season in London will commence. Kicking off the year with a booming 56 lot sale will be Sotheby’s. Along with its dynamite competitor Christie’s, the auction houses usually flip a coin to see who goes first, and then Phillip’s follows. Tonight’s evening auction will set […]

Posted in: Auctions
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