|Out Getting Ribs. Jean-Michel Basquiat. Pencil on Paper. 1982|
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Monday, June 9, 2014
On public display this week at Christie's auction house in NYC where it will be auctioned off as part of the Post-War & Contemporary Auction on May 14th is British artist Marc Quinn's incredible sculpture of a contortionist Kate Moss. Titled, Myth (Venus), the gorgeous painted bronze from 2006 envisions the iconic Kate Moss as a transcendent yogi adding to the idealized cover girl's already mythic pop culture status. And it's a steal at an estimated $800K—$1.2MM USD...
Saturday, June 7, 2014
Jungles in Paris travel the world documenting beautifully serene traditions and locations, and this short takes us to Romania,
where we learn about the process and heritage of painting elaborate and embroidered-looking motifs on eggs.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
I've put together an easy eight-step guide to painting fish. I used cadmium orange (with some cadmium yellow added), ultramarine blue, mars black, and titanium white oil paints, but other choices of colors or paints can reach a similar effect. If in a time crunch or organizing for a class, a single fish could be easily completed within an hour or two.