May 20, 2022

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An Ukrainian Artist Creates Handmade Blown Glass Creatures

Glass in his hands is as plastic as clay; gracefully transparent, and conveys the finest nuances of the structure of all kinds of insects. You can admire the delicate glass creatures. “My name is Nikita and I am an artist from Ukraine. We’re a family workshop called “Glass Symphony,” which exists for more than twenty

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David Zwirner Faces Further Roadblocks in Planned Hamptons Artist Retreat

The Hamptons is a battleground of epic proportions: the world’s rich fight to develop the highly sought after land of the East End while planning boards raise infrastructural and environmental concerns, creating bureaucratic stalemates. David Zwirner, the owner of the mega-gallery of the same name, has found himself caught in throes of this very problem

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Ukraine-Born American Artist Boris Artzybasheff’s Anti-Nazi Illustrations

Boris Artzybasheff (25 May 1899 – 16 July 1965) created many of these abstract anti-Axis illustrations for America’s Wickwire Spencer Steel Company (1901 – 1963) in World War II. h/t: flashbak Born in Kharkiv, Ukraine, Boris Artzybasheff was the son of noted Russian writer, Mikhail Artsybashev, who told him shortly before the outbreak of the

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