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Artist Fang Lijun says painting animals is a kind of artistic freedom - South China Morning Post

Artist Fang Lijun says painting animals is a kind of artistic freedom - South China Morning Post | Fine Art | Scoop.it
Artist Fang Lijun says painting animals is a kind of artistic freedom South China Morning Post But even if the human figures in his works continue to summon dreary inquiries about their identities, it is a small price to pay for the 50-year-old...
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Peter Doig

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Peter Doig's paintings have a tendency to disorientate us, even when they depict recognisable imagery such as figures and buildings. We are often plunged into an unreliable world of reflections,...


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Elizabeth Price: 'Art should be a way to understand our time … and influence it' - The Guardian

Elizabeth Price: 'Art should be a way to understand our time … and influence it' - The Guardian | Fine Art | Scoop.it
The Guardian Elizabeth Price: 'Art should be a way to understand our time … and influence it' The Guardian One year after winning the "Turner surprise" – as my five-year-old nephew Malachy aptly named it – I found myself on another shortlist, for...
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She articulates the scope, power and potential of art and obviously feeds her work with great insights

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What's in store for art in 2014? - Daily News & Analysis

What's in store for art in 2014? - Daily News & Analysis | Fine Art | Scoop.it
What's in store for art in 2014? Daily News & Analysis The year 2013 will be remembered in the art world as the year of new heights with prices soaring to seemingly astonishing levels worldwide in almost every category—Chinese art, modern Indian...
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John Knuth: Fly Paintings - The Artist's Studio - MOCAtv

There are many contemporary artists who use assistants to create works of art, but it's doubtful that any employ as many as John Knuth. Over 250000 common h...
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Weird? Barmy? I like some of the end results..Employing insects to leave their 'Mark' in life is quite interesting, I would say.

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Leonardo da Vinci experts identify painting as lost Isabella D'Este ...

Leonardo da Vinci experts identify painting as lost Isabella D'Este ... | Fine Art | Scoop.it
Portrait found among private Swiss collection has a Mona Lisa smile and same paint pigment and primer as those used by artist.
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Fascinating to think we could now be in possession of TWO Mono Lisa paintings. Although no surprise considering his apparent obsession with her.

 

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