Archive for July, 2010

Gary Hume at Spruth Magers Berlin

| July 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

For Gary Hume’s first solo exhibition in Berlin for over 15 years, he presents a selection of new work including Big Bird (2010), a major large-scale six-panel painting, a group of six paintings, four sculptures and, for the first time, five works on paper. Open through Aug 21 2010. The six paintings form a series […]

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Literary Lady Gaga Makes Chelsea Debut

| July 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Literary Lady Gaga Wins International Fine Art Competition and Makes Chelsea Debut New York, NY – She has been labeled the “Literary Lady Gaga.” Bookish provocateuse Hally McGehean will premier her work in Chelsea 30 years after making her Broadway debut in Hell’s Kitchen. In 1980 it was Annie that turned her burgeoning career into […]

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Henry Moore Sculpture Returns to Gropius House in Massachusetts

| July 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Henry Moore Foundation recently awarded Historic New England a grant to support the acquisition of a Henry Moore sculpture for the Gropius House in Lincoln, Massachusetts. The grant of £7,000, approximately $10,000 USD, goes toward the permanent acquisition of the bronze reclining figure given by Moore to Walter and Ise Gropius in 1946. The […]

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Sculptor and Artist Walter Seymour Allward Recognized by Canada

| July 25, 2010 | 0 Comments

Phil McColeman, Member of Parliament for Brant, celebrated the national historic significance of Walter Seymour Allward. The commemoration ceremony was held today at the Bell Memorial, which is one of Allward’s most moving early works. “Using his artistic gift, Allward created some of Canada’s most inspiring monuments that serve to commemorate the achievement, dedication, and […]

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Igor Eugen Prokop Paints Radiant Images in Portal to Enigma at Agora Gallery

| July 18, 2010 | 0 Comments

Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature Hungarian artist, Igor Eugen Prokop, in Portal to Enigma. The exhibition is scheduled to run from July 23, 2010 through August 13, 2010 (opening reception: Thursday, August 05, 2010). Igor Eugen Prokop creates sumptuously colored images created with an unusual pairing of mixed media and acrylic on glass or canvas. […]

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The 2010 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition

| July 14, 2010 | 1 Comment

On August 17, 2010, the juror selected artists from the 2010 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition will display their work at Agora Gallery. The 2010 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition exhibition features an incredible collection of artistic talent from around the globe. Working with photography, painting, sculpture, digital and installation art, these artists fashion their […]

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View the Beautiful Paintings of Meral Akyuz in Portal to Enigma at Agora Gallery

| July 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature New Jersey artist, Meral Akyuz, in Portal to Enigma. The exhibition is scheduled to run from July 23, 2010 through August 13, 2010 (opening reception: Thursday, August 05, 2010). The exquisite, moody encaustic and mixed media compositions of Meral Akyuz emerge from a series of contrasts and conflicts to convey […]

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