Jeff Koons at The Ashmolean

If I'm honest, all I really knew of Jeff Koons was through phrases you would put into Google to find out who this artist is in the canon of pop culture: Married to Cicciolina, inflatables, kitsch, To find the Ashmolean putting on an exhibition was a bit weird, but boredom trumped curiosity today, and I … Continue reading Jeff Koons at The Ashmolean

Top 5 of 2018

Here we are again; end of another year of travels with my art... really must think of a new name for this! Another great year of art, with old favourites and new artists arriving at art galleries I made my way to.  With visits to Oslo, Belgium, Berlin and Vienna, this year, there were more … Continue reading Top 5 of 2018

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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

Reality Questioned at Bristol Museum and Art Gallery

Took a trip down the M5 to Bristol and spent an enjoyable time at this exhibition.  As I have nothing better to do with my time, I wrote about some of the more interesting pieces. Enjoy! Reality Questioned - From Bomberg to Madani Oh yes, and if anyone is in the Bristol area - visit … Continue reading Reality Questioned at Bristol Museum and Art Gallery