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It’s Friday, so we can’t help ourselves from diving into the cool waters of Facebook for fun tidbits about art.
One of my personal favorite watering holes for cultural mental floss is Loren Munk’s (aka James Kalm) Facebook profile page, where he has been cultivating a following by throwing out some red meat to his pride of fellow art lions.
Today’s nugget was too good not to share, most of all for the fantastic birth of a term that we hope is used often, “vaginal surround sound.” Whatever that is sign me up!
The works in Fault Lines prove that abstraction need not be confined to the inner life of the artist.
Celeste’s sculptures all rely on natural forces to achieve balance, and thus are perpetually on the precipice of collapse.
Through “Historic Site,” an 8-foot-tall plaque and Historic Sight, a year-long rotating exhibition in Pittsburgh, the Black Cube Fellows investigate how history is constructed, remembered, and retold.
By reinventing the traditional bokashi technique, Hamanaka reminds us that nothing is dead, even when many proclaim otherwise.
The company’s mastery of the art market’s smoke and mirrors is its most impressive illusion.
Romanticism to Ruin: Two Lost Works of Sullivan and Wright memorializes Chicago’s Garrick Theatre and Buffalo’s Larkin Building, which were razed to build a parking lot and a truck stop.
Sadly, though by no means surprisingly, there is precedence for this female erasure. Women have been and continue to be the executors of the invisible, unpaid, unaccredited labor that makes much of the world run smoothly.