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Robert Rauschenberg at Tate Modern, London

Robert Rauschenberg at Tate Modern, London

‘I don’t want a picture to look like something it isn’t. I want it to look like something it is. And I think a picture is more like the real world when it’s made out of the real world.’ Robert Rauschenberg Robert Rauschenberg is best known as a key figure […]

by × January 17, 2017 × 0 comments

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Ragnar Kjartansson & Barbara Kruger, The Hirschhorn, Washington DC

Ragnar Kjartansson & Barbara Kruger, The Hirschhorn, Washington DC

Arriving at the eye-catching and doughnut-shaped Hirschhorn Museum one can hardly miss its wonderful recent sculptural acquisition. Still Life with Spirit & Xitle from irreverent artist Jimmie Durham sits right outside the main entrance wittily capturing the clash of ancient and modern spirits – a lump of Mexican volcanic rock painted […]

by × November 28, 2016 × 0 comments

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Abstract Expressionism at the Royal Academy

Abstract Expressionism at the Royal Academy

Abstract Expressionism was a watershed moment in the evolution of 20th-century art, yet remarkably, there has been no major survey of the movement since 1959. It is a movement that has been tainted with the political interference of the American Government who sought to position the movement, and by association, […]

by × November 14, 2016 × 0 comments