Darcilio Lima : Meteoric Rise from Obscurity

  Darcilio Lima (1944 – 1991, Brazillian) rises from obscurity. The oddessy the art of Darcilio Lima has taken, from the first solo exhibition of a ten year old boy at his school to the world’s greatest museums, is the… Continue Reading

William Mortensen’s Witches make it to Australia for mid-winter maddness @ MONA Tasmania

William Mortensen (1897 – 1965) – “A Pictorial Compendium of Witchcraft and Demonology” The complete 1924 series. On view at the Museum of Old and New in Tasmania through 2018 courtesy of The Museum of Everything. from LEXICON MAG William… Continue Reading

Art Magazines edited by Spare digitized

Form and Austin Osman Spare From John Coulthart’s Journal {feuilleton} The University of Heidelberg‘s scanning programme continues to be a source of delight for those of us without professional or financial access to rare book collections. Having recently made the entire run… Continue Reading

MATERIA PRIMER: Extreme & Esoteric Exhibition

MATERIA PRIMER: Extreme & Esoteric Exhibition curated by Stephen Romano November 4, 2016 – November 27, 2016 Opening Reception November 4, 2016 (5-9pm)   BLAM is pleased to announce the exhibition “MATERIA PRIMA”, curated by Stephen Romano. The exhibition is… Continue Reading

“Color and I are one” – PAUL KLEE’S Personal Notebooks Online

  ARTIST PAUL KLEE’S Personal Notebooks Online Thanks to OPEN CULTURE [an incredible resource site] for making available 3,900 Pages of Paul Klee’s Personal Notebooks Online. Presenting His Bauhaus Teachings (1921-1931). An absolutely indispensable documentation of one of the most significant artistic processes… Continue Reading

The Hidden Hand: Tate Etc. ‘guided’ by forces beyond their control

The Hidden Hand ‘Art is usually made by the ‘hand of the artist’, but for centuries artists, from William Blake and Georgiana Houghton to Matt Mullican, have been ‘guided’ by forces beyond their control’ Marco Pasi writes for the latest edition… Continue Reading

Hilma af Klint: Painting the Unseen, SERPENTINE GALLERIES

Hilma af Klint: Painting the Unseen 3 MARCH – 15 MAY 2016 SERPENTINE GALLERY “Serpentine Galleries presents an exhibition of Swedish painter Hilma af Klint (1862 – 1944), who is now regarded as a pioneer of abstract art. While her… Continue Reading

SALEM: Art Exhibition – Damien Echols, David Stoupakis, and menton3

SALEM – Gallery Exhibition Copro Galleru Bergamot Arts Complex March 19, 2016 Acclaimed artists Damien Echols, David Stoupakis, and menton3 join forces as new collective and debut Salem witch trials-inspired art, including the last of Echols’ work from death row,… Continue Reading