Sunday, November 5, 2017

ANDY WARHOL & Campbell's Soup


ART
Andy Warhol
and his love for
the Campbell's
Soup Cans


Andy Warhol became famous after he focused his pop artworks on the commercial world of retail packaging, advertising and America's love of celebrities. Some of his most iconic works are based on the Campbell's soup can.




























(Source: photo of Andy Warhol buying Campbell's soup at Gristede's grocery in NYC on Second Ave. was taken by Bob Adelman, in 1964. Art from various sources.)

Until later,
Jack

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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

WORDS as PICTURES Meg Hitchcock at Studio 10 Gallery

Meg Hitchcock: Credo - The Nicene Creed,
2015, Letters cut from the "Upanishads".

(Ancient Sanskrit texts that contain some of the central philosophical concepts and ideas of Hinduism,
some of which are shared with Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism.)

ART
Meg Hitchcock 
Pretext Reading Series
At Studio10 Gallery

Meg Hitchcock's medium is typography - the words, letters and punctuation marks cut from reprinted ancient texts, which she uses to design collages of visually interesting shapes, objects, her opinions and the good thoughts mankind has lived by for thousands of years.

Meg Hitchcock
Mahayana Vimsaka /
Twenty Verses by Detail - Nagarjuna
Letters cut from the Bible
14 x 11 inches, 2015

Close Up: Mahayana Vimsaka / 
Twenty Verses by Detail - Nagarjuna Letters cut from the Bible 

Meg Hitchcock
Niquab No. 4 / hymn to Kali -
letters cut from the Koran,
30 x 22 inches 2016

Meg Hitchcock 
Niquab No. 4 / hymn to Kali -
Close Up Detail

Meg Hitchcock: Glory, 2015, Letters cut from the Bible

Meg Hitchcock's "Paradise"

Meg Hitchcock, "Paradise", Letters cut from the Koran and acrylic paint, 14 x 11 inches

Meg Hitchcock, "Song of Solomon" Letters cut from the Kama Sutra,
With hyssop, myrrh, spikenard,
 semen, calamus, cedar oil, and  frankincense
rubbed into the letters
14 x 14 inches, 2016

Close Up Detail of: "Song of Solomon" Letters cut from the Kama Sutra.

Meg Hitchcock, GITMO / The Prisoners of Guantanamo Bay,
2014, Letters cut from Koran and Bible 

Meg Hitchcock, Period, 2015, Letters cut from the Bible

Meg Hitchcock, Self Portrait / The Lord's Prayer,
2015, Letters cut from the Tibetan Book of the Dead
(Source: Some photos taken by ARTS&FOOD staff on location at VOLTA Art Fair in NYC with permission of the fair and the gallery, the other images came from Studio 10 website.)

Until later,
Jack


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 is an online magazine dedicated to providing artists and collectors around the world with highlights of current art exhibitions, and to encourage all readers to invest in and participate in “The Joy of Art” and Culture. All Rights Reserved. All concepts, original art, text & photography, which are not otherwise credited, are copyright 2017 © Jack A. Atkinson, under all international, intellectual property and copyright laws. All gallery events', museum exhibitions', art fairs' or art festivals' photographs were taken with permission or provided by the event or gallery. All physical artworks are the intellectual property of the individual artists and © (copyright) individual artists, fabricators, respective owners or assignees. 

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Photographer Ursula Schulz-Dornburg focuses on "Bus Stops in Armenia"

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Architectures of Waiting
by Ursula Schulz-Dornburg,
ART
On otherwise desolate Armenian Landscapes, other-worldly bus stop designs brighten up life.

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011, gelatin silver prints, galleryluisoti

Photographer Ursula Schulz-Dornburg


Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011, gelatin silver prints, galleryluisoti


Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011, gelatin silver prints, galleryluisoti


Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011, gelatin silver prints, galleryluisoti


Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011, gelatin silver prints, galleryluisoti

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011, gelatin silver prints, galleryluisoti
Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011


Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011


Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011
Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, "Bus Stops in Armenia, 1997-2011

(Source: selected photographs were taken on location with permission of the art fair and galleryluisoti. Other photos are from online posting of the artist's work.)

Until later,
Jack




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 is an online magazine dedicated to providing artists and collectors around the world with highlights of current art exhibitions, and to encourage all readers to invest in and participate in “The Joy of Art” and Culture. All Rights Reserved. All concepts, original art, text & photography, which are not otherwise credited, are copyright 2017 © Jack A. Atkinson, under all international, intellectual property and copyright laws. All gallery events', museum exhibitions', art fairs' or art festivals' photographs were taken with permission or provided by the event or gallery. All physical artworks are the intellectual property of the individual artists and © (copyright) individual artists, fabricators, respective owners or assignees. 
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