Archive for October, 2012

Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt presents Gustave Caillebotte exhibition

Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt presents Gustave Caillebotte exhibition

| October 25, 2012

Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt presents a comprehensive exhibition featuring about fifty paintings and drawings by the French Impressionist Gustave Caillebotte on view from October 18, 2012 to January 20, 2013. Gustave Caillebotte The Pont de l’Europe, 1876 Le Pont de l‘Europe, l’Europe Oil on canvas 125 x 180 cm © Association des Amis du Petit Palais, […]

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Kunsthal Rotterdam presents The collection of the Triton Foundation

Kunsthal Rotterdam presents The collection of the Triton Foundation

| October 17, 2012

Kunsthal Rotterdam opens Avant-Gardes The collection of the Triton Foundation, an exhibition on view 7 October 2012 to 20 January 2013. Pierre Bonnard, Portrait de l’artiste par lui-même (Selfportrait), 1930, 65×50 cm, Collection Triton Foundation In the autumn of 2012, in the year of its twentieth anniversary, the Kunsthal Rotterdam is to present a remarkable […]

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Samar Albader Explores Eastern Culture at Agora Gallery

Samar Albader Explores Eastern Culture at Agora Gallery

| October 14, 2012

Samar Albader, who was born and still resides in Kuwait, paints acrylics and mixed media abstracts that focus heavily on expressive line, layers of different visual depth and the interplay between that which is hidden and that which is revealed. Samar Albader-Oriental Touches 1 Her muted use of color adds an air of mystery to […]

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Abstract paintings of Roberta Dixon at Agora Gallery

| October 14, 2012

American artist Roberta Dixon creates abstract paintings that are bold, bright, dramatic and highly expressionistic. A unique interplay of color, movement and texture defines each of her canvases as she pursues highly personal visions of release, translating internal emotive landscapes into compelling visual experiences. Dixon says the works “expose my past, enable reconciliation with the […]

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Brady Steward’s Subtle glass sculptures at Agora Gallery

Brady Steward’s Subtle glass sculptures at Agora Gallery

| October 14, 2012

Brady Steward works in glass, but his sculptures have a weight and force not normally associated with that medium. Despite the occasional hint of lightness and transparency in his pieces, Steward, who has studios in Houston and New Orleans, leans strongly toward somber colors and compositions that feel earthbound. Through his hands, the heat and […]

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Tate Britain opens Turner Prize Exhibition

Tate Britain opens Turner Prize Exhibition

| October 6, 2012

Tate Britain presents the Turner Prize 2012 Exhibition on view 2 October 2012 – 6 January 2013. Spartacus Chetwynd Odd Man Out 2011 © Spartacus Chetwynd Courtesy Sadie Coles HQ The Turner Prize award is £40,000 with £25,000 going to the winner and £5,000 each for the other shortlisted artists. The Prize, established in 1984, […]

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