Monday, June 29, 2009
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
While in Paris, I can't help but find inspiration from one of my favorite artists-- André Derain. To see so many up close makes my trip here all the more surreal. Take me on a boat, make the sky reflect its brightest yellow, and let's sail into the speckled green waters ahead...
Friday, June 19, 2009
Thursday, June 18, 2009
Tuesday, June 16, 2009
"HIWBTW #5," 2009
"HIWBTW #4," 2009
"HIWBTW #18," 2009
I know I post a lot of SVA students work, but I can't help it. Craven uses yellow in his pieces and it makes me lose my mind. I just love it. The show, consisting of 40 small framed mixed-media works, adorn the walls of NYC's Marvelli Gallery. For such petite pieces, each packs in historical weight with a cutting, modern interpretation. Check out more here.
Sunday, June 14, 2009
Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt. "Children Watching St. George Slay the Dragon at the Puppet Theater in the Tuileries," Paris, 1963. Via the year in pictures.
This makes me want to see/put on a puppet show SO BADLY!!
Thursday, June 11, 2009
With summer travel upon us, coupled with these insistent rain clouds, I found empathy in Puch's captivating images. If you're traveling through Madrid, be sure to check out his current show at Galeria Helga de Alvear! Hint, hint!! Xo