Art & Culture Painting

HOW TO SEE | Joan Miró

As an artist obsessed with vision and “the eye of the picture that looks at us,” Joan Miró is a perfect subject for our...

Matt Saunders – Mirror (Pour): Artist Talks

Lecture date: 2013-01-25Artist Talk Organised by Parveen AdamsMatt Saunders works between painting, photographs and films. Recent solo shows include Century Rolls (Tate Liverpool), the...

Ai Weiwei: "Zodiac" at Jeffrey Deitch, Los Angeles

Los Angeles Gallerist Jeffrey Deitch reflects on the existential aspects of Ai Weiwei: "Zodiac," the inaugural exhibition at Jeffrey Deitch. Ai Weiwei’s work incorporates...

Persian carpets, a peacock, and a cucumber, understanding Crivelli’s Annunciation

Carlo Crivelli, The Annunciation with Saint Emidius, 1486, egg and oil on canvas, 207 x 146.7 cm (The National Gallery, London). A conversation...

Sleeping Beauty — but without the Kiss: Burne-Jones and the Briar Rose series

Edward Burne Jones, The Briar Rose (The Briar Rose, The Council Chamber, The Garden Court, and The Rose Bower), c. 1890, oil on canvas...

Blythe, Justice (reposted with minor correction)

David Gilmour Blythe, Justice, c. 1860, oil on canvas, 51.1 x 61.3 cm (Fine Art Museums of San Francisco), a Seeing America videoSpeakers: Emily...

Going out to the cinema in 1913, John Sloan’s Movies

John Sloan, Movies, 1913, oil on canvas, 50.3 x 61 cm (Toledo Museum of Art)speakers: Dr. Lawrence W. Nichols, William Hutton Senior Curator of...

Blythe, Justice

David Gilmour Blythe, Justice, c. 1860, oil on canvas, 51.1 x 61.3 cm (Fine Art Museums of San Francisco), a Seeing America videoSpeakers: Emily...

Jess, If All the World Were Paper and All the Water Sink

Jess (Burgess Franklin Collins), If All the World Were Paper and All the Water Sink, 1962, oil on canvas, 96.5 x 142.2 cm (Fine...