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Art, crafts, and the people who make them. To inspire and purchase. Companion to http://www.ululating-undulating-ungulate.com/
Curated by Deanna Dahlsad
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Collectors Are Like Artists; Collections Like Works Of Art | Inherited Values

Collectors Are Like Artists; Collections Like Works Of Art | Inherited Values | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
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Abortive Art

Abortive Art | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
Look at this sketch closely… My first thought was that this was the agonizingly personal doodles and notations of a woman contemplating abortion. There are lists of check-marked points, like...
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The Incredible Art Of Tamar Stone

The Incredible Art Of Tamar Stone | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
The following fascinating artworks are the creation of artist Tamar Stone, who uses art to “tell the stories of women’s lives that have been constricted by their various situations throughout...
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Review: The Painted Backdrop: Behind the Sitter in American Tintype Photograph | Ululating Undulating Ungulate

Review: The Painted Backdrop: Behind the Sitter in American Tintype Photograph | Ululating Undulating Ungulate | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
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Halloween Masquerade Mask Vintage Style Black Haired Smoking Flapper

Halloween Masquerade Mask Vintage Style Black Haired Smoking Flapper | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
This is a Smoking Flapper Boudoir Doll style Halloween/ masquerade mask done in the traditional style of the masks of the 1920s and 30s. The mask
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The Scream by Edvard Munch: A Photo call at Sotheby's

Sotheby's Impressionaist and Modern Art Evening Sale in NY is showcased at it's London, New Bond Street auction house. Edvard Munch’s "The Scream" from 1895, could…
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The Advertising Power of Comic Book Artists

The Advertising Power of Comic Book Artists | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
In the early part of the twentieth century the first American cartoonists were the superstars of their times.
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A Visual History of the Best Professional Artist Hugo Award Winners | Tor.com

A Visual History of the Best Professional Artist Hugo Award Winners | Tor.com | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
A Visual History of the Best Professional Artist Hugo Award Winners
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Russian Street Artist Turns Derelict Buildings Into Whimsical Creatures

Russian Street Artist Turns Derelict Buildings Into Whimsical Creatures | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
Russian street artist Nikita Nomerz uses graffiti to repurpose abandoned buildings, trees, and debris in various cities including his home town of Nizhniy Novgorod. Nomerz's project involves travel...
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Foreign Hands Infect Egypt's Cows

Foreign Hands Infect Egypt's Cows | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
After coming into contact with FAO agents, a shadowy international organisation counting the USA and Israel as members, it has emerged that over 40,000 proud Egyptian cows have been infected with a...
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Vulva Cave Art | The Scientist Magazine®

Vulva Cave Art | The Scientist Magazine® | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
Engravings of female genitalia in a cave in southern France may be the oldest cave art yet discovered.
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Kulturpark: Abandoned Amusement Park in Berlin Will Become a Magical Art Installation This Summer

Kulturpark: Abandoned Amusement Park in Berlin Will Become a Magical Art Installation This Summer | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
This summer, an abandoned amusement park in a forest outside of An abandoned amusement park in Berlin will be turned into Kulturpark, curated by Anthony Spinello, George Scheer, Stephanie Sherman and Agustina Woodgate.
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Design Tastemaker: Sian Zeng's Magical Prints

Design Tastemaker: Sian Zeng's Magical Prints | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
Enchanting magnetic wallpaper, surreal cushions and more add an element of fantasy to indoor spaces
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Japanese Illustrator Yuko Shimizu's Sexy Asian Supergirls Cause a Stir Online

Japanese Illustrator Yuko Shimizu's Sexy Asian Supergirls Cause a Stir Online | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
This isn't Hello Kitty... Just how many hundred times Yuko Shimizu has been confused with Kitty-chan's creator we don't know, but even quick glance at the New York-based illustrator's inspired work should make it plain that the two artists are...
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reFramed: In conversation with Arthur Tress - Framework - Photos and Video - Visual Storytelling from the Los Angeles Times

reFramed: In conversation with Arthur Tress - Framework - Photos and Video - Visual Storytelling from the Los Angeles Times | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
Arthur Tress was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Nov. 24, 1940. He took his first photographs while still in elementary school in 1952. He attended Bard College, where he studied art and art history, world culture and philosophy under Heinrich Bluecher.
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Jose Romussi Photo Embroidery

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Chilean artist Jose Romussi takes vintage black & white photograph of ballerina and saw over some colorful thread adding a playful touch to their frozen posture. If you like this kind of mixed ...
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PREVIEW: El Anatsui in Season 6 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" | Art21

PREVIEW: El Anatsui in Season 6 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" | Art21 | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
In this preview from the "Art in the Twenty-First Century" Season 6 episode, &...
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Graffiti Artist Tilt Gives Behind-Scenes Look at Creating Panic Room [VIDEO]

Graffiti Artist Tilt Gives Behind-Scenes Look at Creating Panic Room [VIDEO] | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
Even though I was never superb at graffiti, as an artist (I'm a pop/abstract artist ) I still appreciate the intricate technique and innovative expression that goes into slashing a wall. While far ...
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If It's Hip, It's Here: Oreo Cream Centers Carved Into Cameos. Don't Dunk These In Milk!

If It's Hip, It's Here: Oreo Cream Centers Carved Into Cameos. Don't Dunk These In Milk! | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
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Eve Arnold Photographs | Collectors' Blog

Eve Arnold Photographs | Collectors' Blog | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
Eve Arnold is known for her celebrity photographs, and perhaps most known for her photos of Marilyn Monroe. This is how I, as a woman with an obsession wi
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Art therapy-for-Alzheimer’s doc screening Tuesday

Art therapy-for-Alzheimer’s doc screening Tuesday | For Art's Sake-1 | Scoop.it
"I Remember Better When I Paint - Treating Alzheimer's through the Creative Arts" has a special area premiere at The College of Physicians
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An opinionated woman obsessed with objects, entertained by ephemera, intrigued by researching, fascinated by culture & addicted to writing. The wind says my name; doesn't put an @ in front of it, so maybe you don't notice. http://www.kitsch-slapped.com
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A Marketing Mix
Adventures in advertising and marketing - the contemporary, the historical, and the hysterical. http://deanna.dahlsad.com/
Antiques & Vintage Collectibles
Collecting old things; heirlooms and new to you things! Companion to http://www.inherited-values.com/
Colorful Prism Of Racism
Racism past and present. Companion to http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/colorful-prism-of-racism/
Consumption Junction
Consumerism meets marketing; who & what manipulates the free market of goods & services. See also: http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/ze-big-mouth-promotions-stuff/
Crimes Against Humanity
From lone gunmen on hills to mass movements. Depressing as hell, really.
Cultural History
The roots of culture; history and pre-history.
Dare To Be A Feminist
I do. http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/hey-sister-can-you-spare-some-social-change/
For Art's Sake-1
Art, crafts, and the people who make them. To inspire and purchase. Companion to http://www.ululating-undulating-ungulate.com/
Herstory
History as this woman sees it. The serious, the kitsch, the opinionated. Companion to http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/
In The Name Of God
Mainly acts done in the name of religion, but also discussions of atheism, faith, & spirituality.
Kinsanity
Let's just say I have reasons to learn more about mental health, special needs children, psychology, and the like.
Kitsch
Mostly vintage and retro "badness" but you can decide how delicious it is. http://www.kitschy-kitschy-coo.com/blog/
Nerdy Needs
The stuff of nerdy, geeky, dreams.
Readin', 'Ritin', and (Publishing) 'Rithmetic
The meaning behind the math of the bottom line in publishing and the media. For writers, publishers, and bloggers (which are a combination of the two).
Sex Positive
Sexuality as a human right.
Vintage Living Today For A Future Tormorrow
It's as easy to romanticize the past as it is to demonize it; instead, let's learn from it. More than living simply, more than living 'green', thrifty grandmas knew the importance of the 'economics' in Home Economics. The history of home ec, lessons in thrift, practical tips and ideas from the past focused on sustainability for families and out planet. Companion to http://www.thingsyourgrandmotherknew.com/
Visiting The Past
Travel based on grande ideas, locations, and persons of the past.
Walking On Sunshine
Stuff that makes me smile.
You Call It Obsession & Obscure; I Call It Research & Important
Links to (many of) my columns and articles.