September 13, 2021

Art News

Artist Creates Brilliant Comics For People Who Like Dark Humor

There are many comic creators out there in the world and they cover lots of topics and themes—from girl problems to fantasy stories. But not all creators are as brave as Andy, better known as Comic Dux. Andy makes dark humor comics with unexpected and twisted endings that will probably leave you surprised and often

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Heaven and earth

You are heaven, I am earth. If there is no earth, how can there be heaven? If there is no heaven, how can there be earth? Heaven and earth, live in harmony, happy. We’re all just ordinary flesh. It is hard to do things perfectly. Don’t speculate on others with your own narrow ideas. Happiness

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If You’re Heading to Art Basel, Why Not Explore the Alpine Scene, Too? Here’s Our City-and-Country Guide to Switzerland

It’s hardly a secret that Switzerland’s pastoral image belies a cutting-edge art scene, with Basel—the third-largest city and smallest canton, situated along the Rhine River right where the French, German, and Swiss borders meet—as the country’s unofficial culture capital. The Alps also have a fair share of art worth traveling for. The largest and southeastern-most

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Member Spotlight: Bernadette Carroll

Bernadette Carroll joined Act One as their executive director in March 2020, just as arts organizations across the country shuttered due to COVID-19. She hit the ground running and worked on a new strategic plan with board and staff to address the needs of schools and arts organizations during the pandemic, its impact on the

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Artist Thierry Mandon Lives in Suspended Domestic Scenes Within the Ghost Rooms of Severed Buildings

“Tableau vivant” (2007-2008). All images © Thierry Mandon, shared with permission Multidisciplinary artist Thierry Mandon casts himself as the subject of his satirical works as he reads in a bed hazardously suspended feet above the ground or sips a glass of wine at a halved dining table. The humorous and discomforting pieces, titled “Inside–Outside” and

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Kerstin Brätsch and Eduardo Paolozzi

An exhibition combining contemporary German painter Kerstin Brätsch and the late Scottish Pop pioneer Eduardo Paolozzi sounds odd. Offhand, I couldn’t think of any significant connection between the

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“The BIRTH MYSTERY” 2 piece abstract art fluid art

This diptych is from the Fantastic Luxury Genesis Art Collection. Different people see different meanings here: some see flowers, some a skull, and some a baby in the womb… This is what makes the abstract paintings appealing, that everyone sees something different in the paintings. There is a very delicate and exquisite combination of colors

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Circus tickets

Символизм цвета и образа раздвигает границы видимого и постижимого мира. Благодаря символу мы можем приоткрыть завесу в мир иной.

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