https://www.apollo-magazine.com/art-diary/magic-realism-art-in-weimar-germany-1919-33/ Brüderstrasse (Free Room) (detail; 1930), Jeanne Mammen. © DACS, 2018 And another one for my London trip!!
https://www.apollo-magazine.com/many-faces-franz-xaver-messerschmidt/ Really interesting article on Messerschmidt. Waldemar explored these heads in his Baroque series. Would love a closer look!
https://www.apollo-magazine.com/david-bomberg-ben-uri-exhibition-review/ I actually have butterflies at the prospect of this exhibition. Keep your eyes open for a gushing review heading this way!
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/shortcuts/2018/jul/24/why-taking-it-slow-in-an-art-gallery-could-change-your-life This is a really interesting read as I went to Hepworth Wakefield today for Lee Miller and Surrealism in Britain and did just that: slowly looked. I was thrilled to discover my girl crush, Leonora Carrington there with 'Pastoral' from 1950 and I just looked. In dappled sunlight, the stream flowed, the reeds and … Continue reading Why taking it slow in an art gallery could change your life | Art and design | The Guardian
Just an excuse really to show more of Sheeler's work. Charles Sheeler and Michael McKenna and the Influence of the Ford River Rouge
Thought I'd stay a little closer to home on this one. http://www.dailyartmagazine.com/kyffin-williams-and-the-welsh-landscape/
Quite often you can agonize over a painting's meaning, either directly or through the use of metaphor. However, with this sculpture by Albert György, a Romanian-born sculptor, who resides in Switzerland, there is no subtle interpretation to be gleaned from this. For anyone who has ever felt the loneliness of a 100 rooms, or the … Continue reading Melancholy by Albert György
Fantastic exhibition. Couldn't wait to write about it!! Aftermath: Art in the wake of World War One
Having been inspired by the Ashmolean's exhibition, America's Cool Modernism, and by the finest exhibition catalogue by de Young Gallery in San Francisco, I wanted to write about three artists whose work was truly inspirational: George Ault, Louis Lozowick and Gerald Murphy. American Synthesizers And here's an excellent video by Henning Lederer of Watch by … Continue reading Latest article on Daily Art