Category Archive: Paintings



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Andrea Bowers and the Art of Protest

Who: Andrea Bowers is a multimedia American artist and activist whose work reflects, dissects, and critiques American politics and society. About the artist: Andrea Bowers, born in 1965, grew up in a working class community in Wilmington, Ohio. She describes her childhood in an interview with Ashton Cooper of The Brooklyn Rail: “My dad and…

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WAG on the Road

Photos: Art Basel 2017 in Switzerland

Commerce traded on all price levels at this year’s international contemporary art extravaganza, Art Basel, in Switzerland. Splashy eight-figure art sales launched the first VIP day, and a very gratifying secondary market rounded out the fair.Savvy dealers profited from showcasing quality collections from artists both emerging and erstwhile. Artists enjoying fresh publicity from recent museum exhibitions attracted…

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New artist visionary for the ages? Mark Bradford interrupts, disorients and provokes visitors at Venice Biennale

Who: Mark Bradford is an American artist with a socially engaged art practice. His work explores urban identity, history, and experience through abstract mixed-media collage. He informs his practice through his personal dedication to his local community in LA. About the artist: Born in 1961, Mark Bradford grew up in an old boarding house in…

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