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The Drawing Center – Viewing Program – Crit Streed

http://www.drawingcenter.org/viewingprogram/share_portfolio.cfm?pf=1183 Crit Streed (Christine Campbell), Iowa 1948. ‘The Geography of Drawing’11, 2004, sumi ink on tinted paper.

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http://denise.nichel.org/calvinhobbes/snowart/blackandwhite/abstract.gif Hahaha! Calvin and Hobbes strike again! Thank you, aestheticart. ( If you don’t know this stumbler yet, go and discover rich pages about art, with pertinent comments and personal opinions. It is always a delight!)

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Art Scene Classic – Chen Jianhui PORTFOLIO

http://www.artsceneclassic.com/chen-jianhui.html Fragile, imaginary landscapes made of transparencies: the dreamy world of Chen Jianhui (China,1958-).

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http://img526.imageshack.us/my.php?image=soulmountainb4671065ya3.jpg ‘Soul Mountain’, 2000, also from Gao Xingjian who got a Literature Nobel Prize on the same year. This image is a wonderful illustration for his book ( same title), where a demultiplied character is looking for his lost soul … Continue reading

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http://img521.imageshack.us/my.php?image=9seno5500694245si0.jpg About 10 years ago, I stumbled upon an unusual painting exhibition in Avignon (France). Unusual because the place was the gothic Palais des Papes ( Popes’Palace, 14th c.) and the art was ink and brush and ricepaper. VERY large … Continue reading

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COLLECTIONS

http://virtualgallery.birzeit.edu/tour/exhibition?id=315500 I like the unusual rich colours here , and the original ( and well-balanced ) construction . This ink on paper painting by M. el Hawajri is part of a serie called ‘Spirit and Perfumes ‘, presented on the … Continue reading

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