Category Archives: Art & Photography

  1. Leee Black Childers

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    April 7, 2014 by admin

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    “During the early 1970s, he focused on his stage-management of Andy Warhol’s 1971 London stage production, Pork at Camden’s Roundhouse, …
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  2. There Goes (Another) Norman

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    November 14, 2013 by admin

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    “My tipping point regarding Rockwell had come in conversation with Willem de Kooning. Our greatest modern painter quite adored Rockwell—as …
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  3. Arthur C. Danto

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    October 29, 2013 by admin

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    “If there was nothing visible in Warhol’s sculpture to distinguish it from an ordinary object, Mr. Danto wondered, what made …
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  4. Good vs. Bad vs. What

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    April 26, 2013 by admin

    … in dealing with new things there is a question that precedes that of good or bad. I refer to …
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  5. The Heartbreak of Crazy Hormones

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    February 14, 2013 by admin

    Well, I don’t listen to [gangsta rap] a lot, because my car speakers aren’t big enough, but I do listen …
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  6. Nelson Sketched

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    February 11, 2013 by admin

    This terrific sketch of Paul Nelson is by Phil Ashworth, and it’s one of two Nelson sketches he has over …
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  7. Through With Buzz

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    February 5, 2013 by admin

    Since about 1970, serious contemporary artists, art critics, and curators have done their damnedest to quarantine the word ‘beauty’ from …
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  8. Critical Collage: M.I.A.

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    January 29, 2013 by admin

    An M.I.A. collage I found following the release of 2010′s Maya (more colloquially known as /\/\ /\ Y /). Not …
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  9. Richard Hamilton

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    September 15, 2011 by admin

    Bryan Ferry on the recently deceased Richard Hamilton, one of the founders of “pop”: I was fortunate to be taught …
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  10. For Your Viewing Pleasure: Rock Dreams

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    July 22, 2011 by admin

    Someone on Flickr scanned Nik Cohn and Guy Peelaert’s brilliant seventies book, Rock Dreams.

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