Becoming Immortal – Michael Jackson: On the Wall


“King” by Candice Breitz

“an installation consisting of 16 screens showing Jackson’s fans performing a capella the entire Thriller album”

The exhibition Michael Jackson: On the Wall, curated by Dr Nicholas Cullinan, brings together works by over forty artists, all inspired by Michael Jackson, […]

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For more information on the exhibition Michael Jackson: On the Wall at the National Portrait Gallery UK

Surreal Art from René Magritte

The Voice of Space - René Magritte
The Voice of Space

René Magritte (1898-1967) French-Belgian painter known for his surrealist art.  Many biographies refer to his style as “mysterious and full of magic”.

Favorable Omens René Magritte
Favorable Omens
The Difficult Crossing - Rene Magritte
The Difficult Crossing
Polar Light - René Magritte
Polar Light
The Man of the Sea - René Magritte
The Man of the Sea
The Lovers - Rene Magritte
The Lovers
The Blank Check

Why Gala Dalí—Muse, Model and Artist—Was More Than Just Salvador’s Wife | Smart News | Smithsonian

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Salvador Dalí, “Gala Placidia. Galatea of the Spheres,” 1952 (Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, VEGAP, Barcelona, 2018)

Barcelona exhibition draws on 315 artifacts to unravel the myths behind central surrealist figure

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‘McQueen’ Filmmaker Ian Bonhôte: “There were dark elements in Alexander’s life”

Filmmakers Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui are the latest people to pay tribute to …

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No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man

FoldHaus, Shrumen Lumen, 2016. Photo by Rene Smith.

Aaron Taylor Kuffner, GAMELTRON, photo by Libby Weiler

Each year in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert, a city of more than 75,000 people rises out of the dust for a single week. During that time, enormous experimental art installations are erected and many are ritually burned to the ground. The thriving temporary metropolis known as Burning Man is a hotbed of artistic ingenuity, driving innovation….

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man brings the large-scale work from this annual desert gathering to the nation’s capital for the first time.

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March 30, 2018 – January 21, 2019

Renwick Gallery (Pennsylvania Avenue at 17th Street NW)

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Oil Spill Series by Fabian Oefner

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The Oil Spill series is part of Fabian Oefner`s exploration of Iridescence. For this experiment, Oefner poured water into a black reservoir. With the aid of a syringe, he then added small drops of oil onto the water surface. Upon contact with the water, the oil started to expand and form into magnificent structures. Some of …

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Brooklyn Museum: David Bowie is

From album cover shoot for Aladdin Sane 1973  Photograph by Brian Duffy  Photo Duffy © Duffy Archive & the David Bowie Archive

Organized with unprecedented access to David Bowie’s personal archive, this exhibition explores the creative process of an artist whose sustained reinventions, innovative collaborations, and bold characterizations revolutionized the way we see music……

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The Brooklyn Museum is an art museum located in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. At 560,000 square feet, the museum is New York City’s second largest in physical size and holds an art collection with roughly 1.5 million works.

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Google Doodle Pays Tribute to Art Deco Artist Tamara de Lempicka | CNET

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I’ve been an admirer of Tamara de Lempicka for quite a few years now.  However, it wasn’t until last year I noticed several of her artworks in the opening sequence of Madonna’s music video “Vogue”. 

This is one of them “Andromeda”  Andromeda by Tamara de Lempicka

I’m very pleased to see this Google tribute to de Lempicka on her 120th Birthday!  

Check out my board Tamara de Lempicka on pinterest.com/AmishHomo

The Polish artist lived in Paris in the Roaring Twenties and brought her unique style to portraits of aristocrats, stars and artists.

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Artist Tamara de Lempicka

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Photo of Tamara de Lempicka in Paris – 1929